Georges Gielen

Georges Gielen

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University of Leuven (KU Leuven)
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Georges G.E. Gielen received the MSc and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (KU Leuven), Belgium, in 1986 and 1990, respectively. He currently is a Full Professor in the MICAS research division at the Department of Electrical Engineering (ESAT) at KU Leuven. From August 2013 until July 2017 he served as Vice-Rector for the Group of Sciences, Engineering, and Technology. He was visiting professor at UC Berkeley and Stanford University. Since 2020 he is Chair of the Department of Electrical Engineering (ESAT) at KU Leuven. His research interests are in the design of analog and mixed-signal integrated circuits, especially in analog and mixed-signal CAD tools and design automation, including modeling, simulation, optimization, and synthesis as well as testing. He is a frequently invited speaker/lecturer and coordinator/partner of several (industrial) research projects in this area, including an ERC Advanced Grant. He has (co-)authored 10 books and more than 700 publications in edited books, international journals, and conference proceedings. He is a 1997 Laureate of the Belgian Royal Academy of Sciences, Literature, and Arts in the discipline of Engineering. He is a Fellow of the IEEE since 2002 and received the IEEE CAS Mac Van Valkenburg award in 2015 and the IEEE CAS Charles Desoer award in 2020, as well as the EDAA Achievement Award in 2021. He is an elected member of the Academia Europaea.

IEEE CEDA Position History:
  • Present   Analog & Mixed Signal (Transactions on Computer Aided Design of Integrated Circuits & Systems Editoral Board)
  • 2024-Present   Member (A. Richard Newton Technical Impact Award Committee)
  • 2024-Present   Vice President Strategy (Executive Committee)
  • 2024-Present   Chair (Strategy Committee)
  • 2022-2023   Chair (A. Richard Newton Technical Impact Award Committee)
  • 2022-2023   Member (Fellows Evaluation Committee)
  • 2022-2023   Vice President Awards (Executive Committee)
  • 2020-2021   Assistant Vice President Awards (Executive Committee)
  • 2020-2020   Chair (Ernest S. Kuh Early Career Award Committee)
  • 2019-2020   CAS Representative (Board of Governors)
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