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
  • Mandi Das
  • Pai Wang

    Undergraduate Students


  • Eddie Pritchard
  • Hacer Atar Yıldız (Istanbul Technical University, Turkey)
  • Elvinia Riccobene (University of Milan, Italy)
  • Angelo Gargantini (University of Bergamo, Italy)


  • Alec Roelke (CpE, PhD April 2018, First Employment: BAE)
  • Xinfei Guo (CpE, PhD March 2018, First Employment: Mellanox Technologies)
  • 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)
    • Minyan Gao (M.S in EE May 2018)
    • Yung-Chih Chen (M.S in CpE May 2018)
    • 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

    • Xueyuan She
    • Benjamin Ghaemmaghami
    • Bill Zhang
    • Nova Zhang

    Former Visitors:

    • Abhijit Asati (Assistant Professor, Birla Institute Of Technology and Science, India)
    • M. Ceylan Morgul (PhD Student, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey)
    • Ensar Vahapoglu (Master student at Istanbul Technical University, Turkey)
    • 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 (Assistant Professor, 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 07/17/2018.