High-Performance Low-Power (hplp) Lab

The High-Performance Low-Power (HPLP) Laboratory is dedicated to research in the area of Very Large Scale Integrated (VLSI) Circuit design. Ongoing research ranges from power-, temperature- and reliability-aware CMOS circuit design to explorations in spintronics and nanoelectronics.

People at HPLP


        Dr. Mircea R. Stan

Current Members:

    Doctoral Students
    Masters Students
  • Minyan Gao
  • Yung-Chih Chen
  • Mandi Das
  • Pai Wang

    Undergraduate Students

  • Benjamin Ghaemmaghami


  • Ensar Vahapoglu (Istanbul Technical University, Turkey)

Alumni (Incomplete list):

  • Mehdi Kabir (PhD Dec 2016, First Employment: Northrop Grumman Research)
  • Vidyabhushan Mohan (PhD Oct 2015, First Employment: SanDisk)
  • Kaushik Mazumdar (PhD June 2015, First Employment: AMD Research)
  • Runjie Zhang (PhD May 2015, First Employment: Oracle)
  • Marco Barcella (Watson Health Program Director, Product Management at IBM)
  • Anshul Bhargava (Verification Manager at Apple Inc.)
  • Adam Cabe (Electrical Engineer at Sparta)
  • Arnaud Forestier (DDR I/O circuit architect at Intel)
  • David Garrett (Associate Technical Director at Broadcom)
  • Joshua Garrett (Principal Engineer at Broadcom)
  • Fatih Hamzaoglu (Principal Engineer at Intel Corporation)
  • Wei Huang (Senior Researcher at AMD Research)
  • Abhimanyu Kolla (Senior Director, Memory Technology Group at Xilinx)
  • Avishek Panigrahi (CAD Engineer at Google)
  • Zhenyu (Jerry) Qi (Staff Scientist II at Broadcom)
  • Garrett Rose (Associate Professor at the University of Tennessee)
  • Yan Zhang (Senior VLSI Design Engineer at Qualcomm)
  • Matthew Ziegler (Research Staff Member at IBM T.J. Watson)
    • Theodoric Xie (M.S in CpE December 2017, First Employment: Falcon Computing)
    • Ben Melton (First Employment: Eta Compute)
    • Oshin Jakhete (M.E in EE December 2016, First Employment: GlobalFoundries) 
    • Andy Whetzel (M.S in EE May 2015)
    • Elena Weinberg (M.S in CpE May 2015, First Employment: Intel)
    • Hui Jin Anderson (M.S in EE May 2012, First Employment: Unanet Technologies)

        Undergraduate Students

    • Bill Zhang
    • Nova Zhang
    • Xueyuan She

    Former Visitors:

    • Lorena Anghel (Professor, Grenoble Institute of Technology, University Grenoble-Alpes, Grenoble, France)
    • Elvinia Riccobene (University of Milan, Italy)
    • Angelo Gargantini (University of Bergamo, Italy)
    • Mustafa Altun (Istanbul Technical University, Turkey)
    • Somayeh Rahimipour (UPM, Malaysia)
    • Marco Cremonini (University of Milan, Italy)
    • Wenhu Tan (Central China Normal University, China)
    • Yingbo Zhao (Xidian University, China) 

    Collaborating Professors: 


    Updated on 12/14/2017.