Professor, Charles L. Brown Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Virginia, USA
Mircea R. Stan received the Ph.D. and the M.S. degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and the Diploma in Electronics and Communications from the Polytechnic Institute in Bucharest, Romania. Since 1996 he has been with the Charles L. Brown Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Virginia, where he is now a professor. Prof. Stan is teaching and doing research in the areas of high-performance low-power VLSI, temperature-aware circuits and architecture, embedded systems, spintronics, and nanoelectronics. He leads the High-Performance Low-Power (HPLP) lab and is a co-director of the Center for Automata Processing (CAP). He has more than eight years of industrial experience, and has been a visiting faculty at UC Berkeley, IBM, and Intel. He has received the NSF CAREER award in 1997 and was a co-author on best paper awards at ISQED 2008, GLSVLSI 2006, ISCA 2003 and SHAMAN 2002. He was the general chair for ISLPED 2006 and for GLSVLSI 2004, technical program chair for NanoNets 2007 and ISLPED 2005, and on technical committees for numerous conferences. He is a Senior Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology and an Associate Editor for the IEEE Design and Test Magazine. Prof. Stan is a fellow of the IEEE, a member of ACM, and of Eta Kappa Nu, Phi Kappa Phi and Sigma Xi. His h-index is 43 and his i10-index is 105.