Krishnendu Chakrabarty Ph.D.
Dr. Krishnendu Chakrabarty's current research focuses on: design automation of microfluidics- and nanofluidics-based biochips; design and testing of nanoscale system-on-chip integrated circuits; microfluidics-based chip cooling; distributed sensor networks. His research is sponsored by the US National Science Foundation and the Semiconductor Research CorporationKrishnendu Chakrabarty received the B. Tech. degree from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, in 1990, and the M.S.E. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, in 1992 and 1995, respectively, all in Computer Science and Engineering. He is now Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Duke University. Dr Chakrabarty is a recipient of the National Science Foundation Early Faculty (CAREER) award and the Office of Naval Research Young Investigator award. . In the recent past, his research has also been supported by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency and the Office of Naval Research., and he is an Editor of the forthcoming Springer book Design Automation Methods and Tools for Microfluidics-Based Biochips. He has published over 220 papers in journals and refereed conference proceedings, and he holds a US patent in built-in self-test, and has a pending US patent application in the area of sensor networks.
Dr Chakrabarty is an Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, IEEE Transactions on VLSI Systems, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and System I, ACM Journal on Emerging Technologies in Computing Systems, and he is an Editor of Journal of Electronic Testing: Theory and Applications (JETTA). He served as a Guest Editor for the February 2006 Special Issue on biochips of the IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems. He is a member of the editorial board for Sensor Letters and Journal of Embedded Computing and he serves as a subject area editor for the International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks. In the recent past, he has also served as an Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II: Analog and Digital Signal Processing. He is a senior member of IEEE, a member of ACM and ACM SIGDA, and a member of Sigma Xi. He serves as Vice Chair of Technical Activities in IEEE's Test Technology Technical Council, and is a member of the program committees of several IEEE/ACM conferences and workshops. He served as the Program Chair for the 2005 IEEE Asian Test Symposium.
EducationM.S.E. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, in 1992 and 1995
Career HighlightsDr. Chakrabarty is a Distinguished Visitor of the IEEE Computer Society for 2005-2007 and a Distinguished Lecturer of the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society for 2006-2007. He is a recipient of best paper awards at the 2005 IEEE International Conference on Computer Design and the 2001 IEEE Design, Automation and Test in Europe (DATE) Conference. He is also a recipient of the Humboldt Research Fellowship, awarded by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Germany.
BooksDr Chakrabarty has authored four books:
Digital Microfluidic Biochips: Synthesis, Testing, and Reconfiguration Techniques (CRC Press, 2006) and
Microelectrofluidic Systems: Modeling and Simulation (CRC Press, 2002),
Test Resource Partitioning for System-on-a-Chip (Kluwer, 2002), and
Scalable Infrastructure for Distributed Sensor Networks (Springer, 2005)
Important ArticlesSensor deployment and target localization in distributed sensor networks, Y Zou, K Chakrabarty - ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing Systems (2004)
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