I am a Senior R&D Engineer at Synopsys Inc. working with the Custom Design and Physical Verification Group. I received my PhD in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department from the University of Texas at Austin under the supervision of Prof. David Z. Pan @ UTDA research group.
I am also a collaborator at Stroke Thrombectomy and Aneurysm Registry (STAR) as part of the STAR-AI team.
My research is mainly focused on machine learning and its applications in VLSI CAD, autonomous system validation, and medical data analytics.
01/2021: I joined Synopsys as a Senior R&D Engineer!
11/2020: I successfully defended my PhD dissertation "Machine Learning for VLSI Computer Aided Design"!
09/2020: Our Work, “Re-examining VLSI Manufacturing and Yield through the Lens of Deep Learning”, will be presented in a special session @ ICCAD 2020.
07/2020: My co-authored article “Automatic Selection of Structure Parameters of SOI LDMOS Using Bayesian Optimization” is accepted for publication in IEEE Electron Device Letters.
07/2020: I presented my PhD work @ DAC 2020 PhD Forum.
06/2020: My co-authored paper “TEMPO: Fast Mask Topography Effect Modeling with Deep Learning,” received Best Paper Award @ ACM International Symposium on Physical Design (ISPD), 2020
05/2020: Our article “GAN-SRAF: Sub-Resolution Assist Feature Generation using Generative Adversarial Networks” is accepted for publication in IEEE Transactions on Computer Aided Design (TCAD).
B.E. in Electrical and Computer Engineering
M.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering