Faculty Profile

Janak H Patel

Janak H Patel
Janak H Patel

Primary Research Area

  • Hardware systems

Education

  • PhD - Electrical Engineering, Stanford University 1976

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Research Statement

I am trying to determine how process variations in CMOS affect the behavior of modern leading edge microprocesor chips.

Research Interests

  • VLSI Testing and Testability, VLSI Design Automation

Honors

  • IEEE Test Technology Council Lifetime Achievement Award, 2016
  • Fellow, ACM, 2001
  • IEEE Emanuel R. Piore Award, 1998
  • Best Paper Award, 1998 IEEE VLSI Test Symposium
  • Associate, Center for Advanced Study, 1992-93
  • Fellow, IEEE, 1989

Research Honors

  • Distinguished Lecture, Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX, 2009
  • Distinguished Lecture, Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA, 2009
  • Distinguished Lecture, North Western University, Evanston, IL, 2009
  • Keynote Speaker, IEEE International Test Conference, Austin, TX, 2006
  • Distinguished Lecture, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University, 2001
  • Nomination for Best Paper Award, ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conf. 1994
  • MCM Packaging Distinguished Lecture, Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA, 1994
  • Inaugurated the Distinguished Lecture Series on Electronic Design Automation at IBM, Endicott, NY, 1993
  • Analog Devices Distinguished Lecture, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1992
  • Nomination for Best Paper Award, ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conf. 1987 (simulation and Test Category)
  • Keynote Speaker 1985 AT&T Technologies Conference on Electronic Testing, April 1985