Puneet Gupta, Assistant Professor
ACM/SIGDA Outstanding New Faculty Award, 2010
NSF CAREER Award, 2009
Research Group: NanoCAD Laboratory
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Office: 6730C Boelter, Phone: 310.825.1376, Email
Puneet Gupta received the B.Tech degree in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi in 2000 and the PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of California, San Diego, in 2007. He was with Blaze DFM Inc. (acquired by Tela Innovations Inc.) from 2004 to 2007 as co-founder and product architect.
Professor Gupta's research has focused on building high-value bridges between physical design and semiconductor manufacturing for lowered cost, increased yield and improved predictability of integrated circuits. His group also looks into hardware-variability aware architecture and software. He has authored over 70 peer reviewed papers and a book chapter. He holds ten US patents. He has given tutorial talks at several conferences including DAC, ICCAD, SPIE Advanced Lithography Symposium. He serves on several conference technical program committees including DAC, ICCAD and is the Program Chair for IEEE DFM&Y Workshop. Dr. Gupta is a member of IEEE, ACM and SPIE.
Manufacturing, device, circuit and CAD techniques to enable design aware manufacturing and manufacturing aware design. The VLSI application-architecture-implementation interfaces. Physical design.
Awards and Recognitions
- 2010 ACM/SIGDA Outstanding New Faculty Award
- 2009 SRC Inventor Recognition Award
- 2009 NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award
- 2007 European Design Automation Association (EDAA) Outstanding Dissertation Award.
- IBM Ph.D. Fellowship, 2004.