Professor

Shimeng Yu

Associate Professor
School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology

Address: 791 Atlantic Dr NW, Atlanta, GA 30332
Office: Pettit (MiRC) 116
Phone: 404-894-2571

Email

Education
Ph.D., electrical engineering, Stanford University, 2013
M.S., electrical engineering, Stanford University, 2011
B.S., microelectronics, Peking University, 2009

Research Interests

  • Nanoelectronic Devices
  • Non-volatile Memories
  • Integrated Circuit Design
  • Electronic Design Automation (EDA)
  • Deep Learning Accelerator
  • Hardware Security

Biosketch

Shimeng Yu is currently an associate professor of electrical and computer engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology. He received the B.S. degree in microelectronics from Peking University in 2009, and the M.S. degree and Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from Stanford University in 2011 and 2013, respectively. From 2013 to 2018, he was an assistant professor at Arizona State University.

Prof. Yu’s research interests are the semiconductor devices and integrated circuits for energy-efficient computing systems. His research expertise is on the emerging non-volatile memories for applications such as deep learning accelerator, in-memory computing, 3D integration, and hardware security.

Among Prof. Yu’s honors, he was a recipient of NSF Faculty Early CAREER Award in 2016, IEEE Electron Devices Society (EDS) Early Career Award in 2017, ACM Special Interests Group on Design Automation (SIGDA) Outstanding New Faculty Award in 2018, Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC) Young Faculty Award in 2019, ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC) Under-40 Innovators Award in 2020, and IEEE Circuits and Systems Society (CASS) Distinguished Lecturer for 2021-2022, etc.

Prof. Yu served or is serving many premier conferences as technical program committee, including IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM), IEEE Symposium on VLSI Technology, IEEE International Reliability Physics Symposium (IRPS), ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC), ACM/IEEE Design, Automation & Test in Europe (DATE), ACM/IEEE International Conference on Computer-Aided-Design (ICCAD), etc.  He is a senior member of the IEEE.

Honors and Awards

  • IEEE Circuits and Systems Society (CASS) Distinguished Lecturer for 2021-2022
  • ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC) Under-40 Innovators Award 2020
  • Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC) Young Faculty Award 2019
  • ACM Special Interest Group on Design Automation (SIGDA) Outstanding New Faculty Award 2018
  • IEEE Electron Devices Society (EDS) Early Career Award 2017
  • ASU Fulton College of Engineering Outstanding Assistant Professor 2017
  • IEEE Transactions on VLSI Systems’ Best Reviewers 2017
  • NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award 2016
  • DoD- Air Force Research Lab (AFRL) Summer Faculty Fellowship 2016
  • DoD-Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) Young Investigator Award 2015
  • Qualcomm Fellowship for Telluride Neuromorphic Engineering Workshop 2013
  • IEEE Electron Devices Society (EDS) PhD Student Fellowship 2012
  • IEEE Electron Devices Society (EDS) Masters Student Fellowship 2010
  • Stanford Graduate Fellowship (SGF) 2009-2012
  • Peking University Outstanding Undergraduate Student Award 2009