News

  • Nov/2018: 2nd Place in ICCAD 2018 Contest on ‘‘Timing-Aware Fill Insertion’’.

  • July/2018: The final ranking of DAC 2018 System Design Contest is released. Please check here for more details.

  • July/2018: I'm serving as Co-Chair of ACM Student Research Competition at ICCAD 2018, whose abstract submission deadline is August 26, 2018.

  • July/2018: Congratulations to Yibo Lin and all co-authors, our paper with title ‘‘Stitch aware Detailed Placement for Multiple E-Beam Lithography’’ has been chosen to receive the prestigious Best Paper Award from Integration, the VLSI Journal. (photo1, photo2)

  • July/2018: Graduate students going to oversea as data scientist internship: Yuzhe Ma (nVIDIA, Austin site), Haoyu Yang (Cadence, San Jose site). Wish them a productive summer by working with industry collaborators/experts.

  • Jan/2018: I'm serving as Special Sesion Co-Chair at IEEE Computer Society Annual Symposium on VLSI (ISVLSI) 2018. Please submit high-quality paper or special session proposal (Click here for more details).

  • Jan/16/2018: Prof. Xiang Chen from George Mason University visits CUHK-CSE, and delivers a talk with title ‘‘Challenges and Opportunities of Mobile System’’. (photo)


  • Dec/14/2017: Prof. Chengmo Yang from University of Delaware visits CUHK-CSE. Prof. Yang delivers a talk with title ‘‘Nonvolatile Memory Friendly FPGA Synthesis ’’. (Check out more pictures here: photo1, photo2)

  • Nov/21/2017: Prof. Ulf Schlichtmann from TUM and Dr. Siegbert Klee visit CUHK-CSE. Prof. Schlichtmann delivers a talk with title ‘‘New IC Timing Paradigms – Aging-aware Timing and Post-Manufacturing Tuning’’. Dr. Klee also gives a talk with title ‘‘The German Research Landscape and Funding Options for International Collaboration (slides)’’. Also thanks for the helps from Prof. Michael Lyu, Prof. F. Y. Young, and Prof. Ming-Chang Yang in organizing the great event. (Check out more pictures here: photo1, photo2, photo3)

  • Sep/2017: I'm serving as Guest Editor of Integration, the VLSI Journal Special Issue on Emerging Technologies for System Level Design and Interconnects. Please submit your paper to this special issue.

  • May/2017: Graduate students going to Bay Area as data scientist internship: Yuzhe Ma (Cadence), Haoyu Yang (ASML Brion). Wish them a productive summer by working with industry collaborators/experts.

  • Apr/2017: I'm serving as Guest Editor of Integration, the VLSI Journal Special Issue on Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference 2017. Please submit your paper to this special issue.

  • Apr/2017: Prof. Ting-Chi Wang and Prof. Tsung-Yi Ho along with some graduate students from NTHU visit CUHK-CSE. Prof. Ho delievers a talk with title ‘‘Design and Test of Micro-Electrode-Dot-Array Digital Microfluidic Biochips’’. (Check out more pictures here: photo1, photo2).

  • Mar/2017: 3rd Place in ISPD 2017 Contest on Clock-Aware FPGA Placement (ISPD link).

  • Mar/2017: ISPD-2017 Best Paper Award (ISPD link).




  • Jun/27/2014: Finish my Ph.D. defense presentations, with title “Design for Manufacturing with Advanced Lithography”.

  • Mar/18/2014: 2013 Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad. (UT-ECE News)

  • Feb/18/2014: DAC 2014 Best Paper Award Nomination. (DAC link)


  • Nov/19/2013: 2013 ICCAD CAD Contest 2nd Place Award. (UT-ECE News)

  • Nov/19/2013: Silver Medal in ACM Student Research Contest. (UT-ECE News)

  • Sep/11/2013: ICCAD 2013 William J. McCalla Best Paper Award! (UT-ECE News) (ICCAD link)

  • May/22/2013: SPIE Optics and Photonics Education Scholarship! (UT-ECE News) (SPIE link)

  • May/20/2013: Summer intern in Oracle Inc., Austin.


  • Nov/06/2012: 2012 ICCAD CAD Contest 2nd Place Award. Here is the picture. (UT-ECE News)

  • Oct/09/2012: ASPDAC 2013 Best Paper Award Nomination.

  • Apr/27/2012: 2012 IBM Ph.D. Scholarship Award! (UT ECE News)

  • Jan/30/2012: ASPDAC 2012 Best Paper Award! (UT-ECE News) (ASPDAC link)

  • Aug/02/2011: ICCAD 2011 Best Paper Award Nomination (ICCAD link).