Members

Faculty

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Mingoo Seok received the Bachelor degree with summa cum laude in electrical engineering from Seoul National University, South Korea, in 2005 after graduated from Seoul Science High School. He received the M.S. and Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan in 2007 and 2011, respectively. He joined Columbia University in 2012 and is currently an associate professor. He received 2015 NSF CAREER award. He served as an Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I: Regular Papers and currently serve as an Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration Systems (TVLSI) and IEEE Solid-State Circuits Letter (SSCL). He is a technical committee member for several conferences including IEEE International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC).
website, curriculum vitae, (e) mgseok at ee dot columbia dot edu, citations in google scholar

PhD students and postdoctoral researchers

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Zhewei Jiang received duo B.S. degrees in physics from Adelphi university and in electrical engineering from Columbia University in 2013, and M.S. degree in EE from Columbia University in 2015. He is currently pursuing Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering at Columbia University. His research interests include neuromorphic computing architecture and other machine learning algorithm implementations. Zhewei is the fellow of Wei Family Private Foundation.
(e) zj2139 at columbia.edu

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Pavan Kumar Chundi received B.Tech. degree in electrical engineering from Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India, in 2016. He is currently purusing MS/Ph.D. at Columbia University, New York. His interests include computer architectures and circuits for emerging cognitive systems.
(e) pc2769@columbia.edu

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Sung Justin Kim received B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology in 2013, and M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Columbia University in Feb, 2017. He is currently pursuing Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering at Columbia University. His research interests include low-power analog and digital circuits and system design.
(e) sjk2206 at columbia dot edu

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Dongkwun Kim received the B.S degree in electrical and computer engineering from Seoul National University, South Korea, in 2015. He received the M.S. degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Michigan, in 2017. He is currently pursuing Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering at Columbia University, New York. His research interests include ultra-low- power VLSI circuit design. Dongkwun is the presidential fewllow in the 2017 PhD program admission.
(e) dk2990 at columbia dot edu

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Bo Zhang received his B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering form Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China in 2018. He is currently pursuing MS/PhD degree in Electrical Engineering at Columbia University. His research interests include computer architecture for machine learning algorithms and ultra-low-power VLSI circuit and system design.
(e) bz2358 at columbia dot edu

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Ashish Shukla received B.E (Hons) in Electrical Engineering (EE) from BITS-Pilani Hyderabad, India, in July 2014, and M.S degree in EE from Columbia University, NY, in December 2015. Subsequently, he has worked at Hypres Inc., NY, in the area of mixed signal superconducting circuits. He is currently pursuing a PhD in EE from Columbia University. His research interests lie in mixed signal circuit design for DSP, hybrid semiconductor-superconductor integrated circuit design.
(e) ajs2315 at columbia dot edu

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Dewei Wang received his B.S degree in Biomedical Engineering(BME) from Xi'an Jiaotong University, China, in June 2017, and M.S degree in BME from Columbia University, NY, in December 2018. He is currently pursuing Ph.D degree in Electrical Engineering at Columbia University. His research interests include energy-efficient neuromorphic hardware and algorithm design.
(e) dw2773 at columbia dot edu

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Daniel Jang received the B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Korea University, South Korea, in 2018 after graduated from Sejong Science High School. He is currently pursuing Ph. D. degree in Electrical Engineering at Columbia University. His research interests include analog and mixed-signal circuits designing.
(e) dj2563 at columbia dot edu

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Ayushparth Sharma obtained his Bachelor’s in Electronics and Comm. Engineering from LNMIIT, Jaipur, India in 2016. After graduation, he worked as a Research Engineer at National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore where he worked on low-power digital circuit and architecture design, energy-efficient design to enable reconfigurable architectures for IoT systems. He is currently pursuing MS/PhD degree in Electrical Engineering at Columbia University, New York. His research interests include low-power VLSI circuit and systems.
(e) as5887 at columbia dot edu

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Mohammad Javad Karimi received his B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering with a major in Electronics from Sharif University of Technology in 2019. He is currently pursuing MS/PhD degree in Electrical Engineering at Columbia University. His research interests include integrated circuit design for computing. Co-advised by Prof. Yannis Tsividis.
(e) TBD

Visiting scholars

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Peiye Liu received the B.S. degree in Telecommunication Engineering from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications (BUPT), in 2015. He is currently pursuing the Ph.D. degree in Beijing Key Laboratory of Intelligent Telecommunication Software and Multimedia at BUPT. He is now a visiting students to the VLSI Design Lab at Columbia University since Sep. 2017. His research interests include computer vision and efficient machine learning algorithm.
(e) pl2688 at Columbia dot edu

M.S. & B.S. students

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Yuchan Hsueh received his B.S. degree in Biomedical Engineering from Tsinghua University, China in 2018. He is currently pursuing M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering at Columbia University. His research interests include analog and mixed-signal circuits design.
(e) yh3042 at columbia dot edu

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Xuyang Liu received his B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Jilin University, China in 2018. He is currently pursuing MS degree in Electrical Engineering at Columbia University. He has a background on both analog and digital circuit and has a passionate for solving problems in circuit design.
(e) xl2783 at columbia dot edu

Collaborators

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Minhao Yang obtained Ph.D. from ETH Zurich in 2015. His research interests include event-driven visual and auditory sensors, and spike encoding and processing. He was an SNF Early Postdoc Mobility fellow and worked as a postdoc fellow with Prof. Mingoo Seok on event-driven audio processors. He is currently a scientist in the integrated circuits laboratory led by Prof. Enz Christian at EPFL, and collaborating with the VLSI Design Lab at Columbia University on low-power intelligent device design.

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Hyuk-Jae Lee received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Seoul National University in 1987 and 1989, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Purdue University in 1996. He is currently the professor in Electrical Engineering of Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea. He has been working on the areas of computer architecture and parallel processing. He was a visiting scholar in the VLSI Lab at Columbia University from Sep. 2018 to Jan. 2019, and continues collaborating on emerging high-performance computing architecture for vision applications
(e) hjlee at capp.snu.ac.kr

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Weifeng He received his Ph.D. degree from Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R.C, in 2005. From 2005 to 2006, he worked as a postdoc fellow at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Since then he has been with the Department of Micro-Nano Electronics at Shanghai Jiao Tong University and is currently an associate professor. His research interest is ultra-low-power integrated circuit design. He is collaborating with the VLSI Design Lab at Columbia University on that subject.
(e) hewf@sjtu.edu.cn