Address

Room 3169, Kemper Hall

University of California, Davis

2064 Kemper Hall Davis

Davis, CA 95616

Contact Information

Email: asasan@ucdavis.edu

Dr. Sasan

Associate Professor

Associate Chair of Research at ECE department

Electrical and Computer Engineering,

University of California, Davis

Biography

Dr. Sasan received his B.Sc. in Computer Engineering from the University of California Irvine in 2005 with the highest honor (Summa Cum Laude). He received his M.Sc. and his Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of California Irvine in 2006 and 2010, respectively. In 2010, Dr. Sasan joined the Office of CTO in Broadcom Co., working on the physical design and implementation of ARM processors, serving as physical designer, timing signoff specialist, and the lead of signal and power integrity signoff in this team. In 2014, Dr. Sasan was recruited by the Qualcomm office of VLSI technology. In this role, Dr. Sasan developed different methodologies and in-house EDAs for accurate signoff and analysis of hardened ASIC solutions. In 2016, he joined George Mason University as an Associate professor and served in this position till 2021. In 2021, Dr. Sasan joined the Electrical and Computer engineering faculty at the University of california, Davis, where he is currently serving as an Associate Professor. Dr. Sasan's research spans hardware security, machine learning, neuromorphic computing, low power design and methodology, approximate computing, and the Internet of Things (IoT).

Education

  1. August 2010

    Ph.D.

    Electrical and Computer Engineering
    University of California, Irvine, USA
  2. September 2006

    M.Sc.

    Electrical and Computer Engineering
    University of California, Irvine, USA
  3. September 2005

    B.Sc. (Summa Cum Laude)

    Electrical and Computer Engineering
    University of California, Irvine, USA

Selecteed Professional Appointments

  1. 2022
    General Chair
    Great Lake Symposioum on VLSI (GLSVLSI)
  2. 2021
    Technicalx Program Chair
    Great Lake Symposioum on VLSI (GLSVLSI)
  3. 2021
    Associate Chair of Research
    ECE Department, George Mason University
  4. 2017-2021
    Technical Program Committee
    Hardware Oriented Security and Trust (HOST) conferene
  5. 2018-2021
    Organizing Commitee
    Great Lake Symposioum on VLSI (GLSVLSI)
  6. 2016-2019
    Organizing Commitee
    Hardware Oriented Security and Trust (HOST) conferene
  7. 2018-2020
    Technical Program Committee
    Design Automation Conference (DAC)
  8. 2016-2019
    Technical Program Committee
    International Conference on Computer Design (ICCD)
  9. 2016
    Industry Panel Chair
    IEEE Global Communication conference (GLOBECOM16)