Invited Speakers 特邀报告人
Prof. Jun Xu
Nanjing University, China
Prof. Jun Xu received his PhD from Nanjing University in 1995. He is now a professor and doctoral supervisor of the Department of Electronic Engineering, School of Electronic Science and Engineering, Nanjing University. Visiting research in Hiroshima University, Chinese University of Hong Kong, etc. In 2004, he was awarded the National Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars. In 2009, he was selected as a Distinguished Professor of the Yangtze River Award Program of the Ministry of Education, and twice was selected as the Young and Middle-aged Scientific and Technological Leading Talents of "333" Project in Jiangsu Province. He has presided over and undertaken a number of national and provincial scientific research projects, including the sub-project of "Project 973". He is mainly engaged in the research of nano and amorphous semiconductor materials and device physics. As the second finisher, he won the second prize of 2003 National Natural Science Award.
Prof. Zou Zhuo, Senior Member of IEEE
Fudan University, China
Zhuo Zou received his Ph.D. degree in Electronic and Computer Systems from KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden, in 2012. Currently, he is with Fudan University Shanghai as a professor, where he is conducting research on integrated circuits and systems for IoT and ubiquitous intelligence. Prior to joining Fudan, he was the assistant director and a project leader at VINN iPack Excellence Center, KTH, Sweden, where he coordinated the research project on low-power embedded electronics for wireless sensing. Dr. Zou has also been an adjunct professor and docent at University of Turku, Finland. He has been appointed as the chief scientist of Shanghai R&D and Innovation Platform for Neuromorphic and AI Chip (NeuHeilium) since 2019. He is a vice chair of IFIP WG8.12 and a senior member of IEEE.
Prof. Zesong Fei
Beijing Institute of Technology, China
Assoc. Prof. Junyong Deng,
Xi'an University of Posts & Telecommunications, China
Assoc. Prof. Yuan Du
Nanjing University, China
Yuan Du received his B.S. degree with honor from Southeast University (SEU), Nanjing, China, in 2009, his M.S. and his Ph.D. degree both from Electrical Engineering Department, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), in 2012 and 2016, respectively. Since 2019, he has been with Nanjing University, Nanjing, China, as an Associate Professor. Previously, he worked for Kneron Corporation, San Diego, CA, USA ( a provider of edge AI accelerator ASICs) from 2016 to 2019, as a leading hardware architect. He has authored or coauthored more than 30 technical papers in international journals and conferences and holds over 10 US patents. His current research interests include designs of machine-learning hardware accelerators, high-speed inter-chip/intra-chip interconnects, and RFICs. He was the recipient of the Microsoft Research Asia Young Fellow (2008), Southeast University Chancellor’s Award (2009), Broadcom Young Fellow (2015), and IEEE Circuits and Systems Society Darlington Best Paper Award (2021).
Prof. Jianshi Tang is currently an Associate Professor in the School of Integrated Circuits at Tsinghua University, where he graduated with a BS degree in 2008. He received his PhD degree in Electrical Engineering from University of California, Los Angeles in 2014. From 2015 to 2019, he worked at IBM T. J. Watson Research Center. He has received several awards including the NT18 “Best Young Scientist Award”, IEEE “Best Lightning Talk”, and IBM Invention Achievement Awards, etc. His research mainly focuses on emerging memory and neuromorphic computing, and carbon nanotube electronics. Prof. Tang has published over 100 journal articles and conference proceedings, including Nature, Science, Nature Nanotechnology, Nature Electronics, Nature Communications, Science Advances, IEDM, ISSCC, etc. His work has been cited over 6000 times, and also included in the list of “Best Papers in Beijing Area 2020”. He has also filed more than 60 patents, 23 of which are granted. Prof. Tang is an Associate Editor for Frontiers in Neuroscience-Neuromorphic Engineering and serves on the Editorial Board of Journal of Semiconductors. He is an IEEE senior member, and served as Technical/Executive Committee Member for IEDM, IEEE-NANO, EDTM, CSTIC, etc.