All seminars will take place via Zoom on Fridays at 11 a.m.
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April 27, 2018
11:00am - 12:00pm
(aka Why haven't we have solved the Power problem yet!)
In his 21 years at Intel, Vivek has held a variety of technical and program leadership roles. He was previously the Director of the Software Program Office in the Visual and Parallel Computing Group, responsible for the SW planning and execution coordination of Intel's 3D Graphics, Media and Display Software. Prior to that Vivek was the Director of Silicon and Platform Program Execution and drove program and ramp management for several generations of Intel's flagship CPUs and client platforms . In the first part of his career at Intel, Vivek was in R&D, developing tools and techniques for analyzing and reducing power consumption in Intel's products as part of the Low Power Design Technology group. Vivek is the recipient of the Intel Achievement Award (2008), SIGARCH Influential ISCA Paper Award (2015) and Best Paper Award at ASP-DAC (1995).
He has authored or co-authored chapters in 7 books and 9 journal papers and holds 7 patents. He has served on the Technical and Executive Committees of the International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED) and on the Technical Program Committees of the Design Automation Conference, VLSI Design Conference and Design Automation and Test Europe. He served as the Technical Chair for ISLPED'04 and General Chair for ISLPED'05.
Vivek received a B. Tech degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, India in 1991, and a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Princeton University in 1996.