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  • Computer Systems Design and Architecture
  • Emerging Computing Devices for Machine Learning
  • Adaptive and Reconfigurable Hardware
Ongoing Research Projects
  • Probabilistic Spin Logic for Low-Energy Boolean and Non- Boolean Computing (NSF, 2017-2020)
  • Probabilistic Spin Circuits & Benchmarking (Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC), 2017-2020)
  • Cross-layer Adaptive Rate/Resolution Design for Energy- Aware Acquisition of Spectrally Sparse Signals Leveraging Spin-based Devices (NSF, 2018-2021)
  • Synthesis and Design Workshop: Digitally-Mediated Team Learning (NSF, 2018-2019)
  • Digitizing and Remediating STEM Assessments (ITPF, Technology Fee Award, 2016-present)


Professional Activities
  • Lead Guest Editor of IEEE Transactions on Computers joint with IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing, Special Section “Innovation in Reconfigurable Computing Fabrics: from Devices to Architectures” (2018) and Special Section on “Emerging Non-volatile Memory Technologies:
  • from Devices to Architectures and Systems” (2019)
  • Keynote: IEEE 24th Reconfigurable Architectures Workshop
  • Topical/Senior Editor of IEEE Transactions on Computers
  • Technical Program Committee member of IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (SSCI), IEEE Annual Symposium on VLSI (ISVLSI), IEEE Non-Volatile Memory Systems and Applications Symposium (NVMSA), Workshop on Energy-Efficient Big Data Analytics, Track chair of ACM Great Lakes Symp. on VLSI (GLSVLSI)
  • NSF Panelist and Reviewer for various IEEE/ACM/ASEE journals and conferences
  • IEEE Senior Member, Member of ACM, ASEE, and AAAS


Honors and Awards
  • Online Learning Consortium (OLC) Effective Practice Award (2018)
  • Marchioli Collective Impact Award (2017)
  • Scholarship of Teaching & Learning Award (2017, 2008)
  • Teaching Incentive Award (2017, 2006, 2001, 1996)
  • Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching (2017)
  • Research Incentive Award (2009, 2004)
  • Distinguished Research Lecturer, Advisor of Year
  • IEEE Outstanding Engineering Educator – Region 3 (2008)