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Fellow IEEE

Editor–in-Chief, IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration (TVLSI) Systems

Distinguished Lecturer of IEEE CASS



Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Northwestern University
Evanston , IL60208-3118
Phone: (847) 467-1849
Fax: (847) 467-4144
E-mail: ismail@ece.northwestern.edu
 

Dr. Yehea Ismail (M 2000, SM 2010, F 2011), received his B.Sc. Degree and First Masters degree from Cairo University in 1993 and 1996, respectively. He has received his second Masters degree and Ph.D. from the University of Rochester in 1997 and 2000, respectively.

 

Dr. Yehea Ismail is currently the director of the Nanoelectronics Integrated Systems Center (NISC) at Northwestern University and Nile University. The center is highly supported by Intel and was inaugurated by Craig Barrett, Intel’s chairman of the board in 2008.

 

Professor Ismail held several positions such as the associate Editor in Chief of the IEEE Transaction on VLSI (TVLSI) and the chair elect of the IEEE VLSI Technical Committee. He has served on the editorial boards of several prestigious journals and the committees of many top conferences since 2000. Professor Ismail has several awards such as the National Science Foundation Career award, the IEEE CAS outstanding author award, many best paper awards, and teaching awards.  He is a Fellow of IEEE.

 

Professor Ismail has published a large number of seminal papers in the top refereed journals and conferences and has coauthored several books and book chapters. He has many patents in the area of high performance circuit and interconnect design and modeling.

 

Yehea  I. Ismail is the Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) Systems, (2011-present)

Yehea  I. Ismail served as the Associate Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) Systems, (2007-2010)
an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) Systems, (2000-2006)
an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I: Fundamental Theory and Applications, (2000-2005)
and a Guest Editor for an IEEE TVLSI special issue on  "On-Chip Inductance in High Speed Integrated Circuits" (2003)
Technical Chair of the  IEEE International Workshop on System-on-Chip for Real-Time Applications  (2002, 2003)

Technical Chair for the Great Lakes Symposium on Very Large scale Integration-GLSVLSI (2004)

General Chair for the Great Lakes Symposium on Very Large scale Integration-GLSVLSI (2005)

Chair of the VLSI Track, International Symposium on Circuits and Systems-ISCAS (2006)

Chair of the Timing and Power subcommittee in The International Conference on Computer Aided Design-ICCAD (2005, 2006)

Member of the Design Automation Conference-DAC technical committee (2005, 2006)

Editorial board of the Journal of Circuits, Systems, and Computers-JSCS (2006-present)

 

Yehea  I. Ismail is a Fellow of IEEE

Professor Ismail was selected as the 2002 IEEE circuits and systems society outstanding young author award winner.  (Pictures)

Professor Ismail won the National Science Foundation Career award for 2002.

Professor Ismail was given the best teacher award in the ECE department, Northwestern University in 2002-2003.

Professor Ismail served as the director of the Computer Engineering Undergraduate program 2003-2004.

Professor Ismail is the chair elect of the IEEE VLSI Technical Committee 2006-present.

Professor Ismail is the chair of the Computer Engineering Curriculum Committee 2006-present.

 

Nanoelectronics Integrated Systems Center (NISC)

 

Joint Ph.D. between Northwestern and Nile University

 

Intel Testimony by Greg Taylor (Intel Fellow and Director of Circuits Research)
 

CV (November, 2010)

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