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) and ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC).
website, curriculum vitae, (e) mgseok at ee dot columbia dot edu, citations in google scholar

Postdoctoral researchers

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Jaehan Park received the B.S. degree in electronic and electrical engineering from the Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), Pohang, South Korea, in 2016, and received the Ph.D. degree in convergence IT engineering from POSTECH in 2023. He has been a Postdoctoral Research Scientist at Columbia University since April 2023. His research interests include digital circuits for timing generation, true random number generators (TRNGs), physically unclonable functions (PUFs), and detection circuits for side channel attack
(e) jp4444 at columbia dot edu

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Seunghyun Moon received a B.S. degree in electronic and electrical engineering and a Ph.D. degree in convergence IT Engineering from Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), South Korea, in 2016, and 2023, respectively. He had been a postdoctoral researcher at the institute of artificial intelligence, POSTECH until Aug. 2023. From Sep. 2023, he joined Columbia University as a postdoctoral researcher. His research interests include architectural innovations and algorithm-hardware co-designs for low-power and energy-efficient deep learning hardware for edge IoT devices.
(e) sm5508 at columbia dot edu

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Linfang Wang received the B.S. degree in microelectronics science and engineering from the Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, China, in 2019, and received the Ph.D. degree in microelectronics and solid-sate electronics from Institute of Microelectronics of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, in 2024, He has been a Postdoctoral Research Scientist at Columbia University since September 2024. His research interests include in-memory computing (IMC) circuits and systems and low-power machine-learning hardware.
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Woojoong Jung received the B.S. degree at School of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Chung-Ang University, Seoul, Korea, in 2018. He is currently in the last stage of the integrated M.S. & Ph.D. course in electrical engineering from Korea University, Seoul, South Korea. He will join VLSI Lab. at Columbia University as a postdoctoral researcher in Jan. 2025. His research interest includes DC-DC switching converters, low dropout voltage regulators, rectifiers, energy harvesting circuits, high voltage applications, and other power management ICs.
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PhD students

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Paul (Xuanyuanliang) Huang received his B.S. degree from University of Electronic Science and Technology of China in 2018. He is in the last stage of his M.S. degree in electrical engineering at Columbia University and plans to pursue the Ph.D. degree from 2020. His research is in the area of mixed-signal circuit design for computing application. Co-advised by Prof. Yannis Tsividis.
(e) xh2373 at columbia dot edu

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Chuan-Tung Lin received B.S degree in Electronics Engineering (EE) from National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan, in 2019. He is pursuing Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering at Columbia University, New York, from Fall 2020. His research interests include ultra-low-power architecture for machine learning algorithms and VLSI circuit and system design.
(e) cl4030 at columbia dot edu

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Zhaoqing Wang received his bachelor’s degree in Electronic and Computer Engineering at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) in 2017. He received the M.S. degree in Electrical & Computer Engineering from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) in 2020. He is pursuing his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering at Columbia University from Fall 2020. His research interests include mixed-signal and digital circuit design.
(e) zw2711 at columbia dot edu

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Mao Li obtained a bachelor’s degree in Microelectronics Science and Engineering at the University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC). He is pursuing his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering at Columbia University from Spring 2021. His research interests include analog/mixed-signal and digital circuits and integrated system design.
(e) ml4523 at columbia dot edu

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Jinho Park received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), South Korea, in 2017 and 2022, respectively. From 2017 to 2020, he was a Research Officer at the CBR Defense Technology Directorate in the Agency for Defense Development (ADD), South Korea. He is currently pursuing Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering at Columbia University. His research interests include algorithm-to-hardware co-design for ML and neuromorphic computing.
(e) jp4327 at columbia dot edu

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Rentao Wan received his bachelor's degree in Microelectronics Science and Engineering at Fudan University, in 2021. He is currently pursuing the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering at Columbia University, New York. His research interests include VLSI circuit and system design.
(e) rw2899 at columbia dot edu

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Yichen Xu received his bachelor's degree in Microelectronics Science and Engineering at the University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), in 2020. He is currently pursuing the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering at Columbia University, New York. His research interests include power management and VLSI design.
(e) yx2613 at columbia dot edu

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Kyungmin Baek received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical and computer engineering from Seoul National University, South Korea, in 2021 and 2023, respectively. He is currently pursuing a Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering at Columbia University. His research interests include analog and mixed-signal circuits designing.
(e) kb3384 at columbia dot edu

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Da Won Kim received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering from the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), South Korea, in 2021 and 2023, respectively. He is currently pursuing Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering at Columbia University. His research interests include domain-specific hardware accelerators and in-memory computing.
(e) dk3311 at columbia dot edu

Visiting scholars

M.S. & B.S. students

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Zichen (Doris) Qian is a senior majoring in Electrical Engineering at Columbia University, with a minor in Computer Science. She is pursuing an MS in Electrical Engineering in Columbia University under the Integrated BS/MS program. Her research interests include analog and digital circuit design.
(e) zq2189 at columbia dot edu

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Zhijie Zhan received his bachelor's degree in Information and Communication Engineering (Specialization: Systems & Electronics) from the University of Tokyo, Japan, in 2023. He is currently pursuing an M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering at Columbia University. His research interests include in-memory computing and AI accelerators.
(e) zz3161 at columbia dot edu