Giovanni De Micheli
Professor and Director, Institute of Electrical Engineering and of the Integrated Systems Centre
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
1979, degree in Nuclear Engineering, Politecnico di Milano; 1980, MSc and 1983, PhD in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of California, Berkeley. Formerly. Professor of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University; research interests include design technologies for integrated circuits and systems. Chair, Scientific Committee, CSEM, Neuchatel, Switzerland. Founding Member and Scientific Counsellor, Alari Institute, Universita' della Svizzera Italiana, Lugano, Switzerland. Fellow, ACM and IEEE. Author, Synthesis and Optimization of Digital Circuits, McGraw-Hill (1994). Co-Author or Co-Editor, eight books and over 400 technical articles. Recipient, IEEE Emanuel Piore Award, for contributions to computer-aided synthesis of digital systems (2003).