Vivek De

 Vivek K. De

Vivek De

IEEE Region: 6 (Western U.S.)


Vivek De (M’92) received the B.Tech. degree from IIT Madras, Chennai, India, the M.S. degree from Duke University, Durham, NC, USA, and the Ph.D. degree from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, USA, all in electrical engineering.

He is currently an Intel Fellow and the Director of the Circuit Technology Research, Intel Labs, Hillsboro, OR, USA. He is responsible for providing strategic technical directions for long-term research in the future circuit technologies and leading energy efficiency research across the hardware stack. He has published 292 publications in refereed international conferences and journals with a citation H-index of 78 and 227 patents issued with over 30 patents filed (pending).

Dr. De was a recipient of the 2019 IEEE Circuits and System Society (CASS) Charles A. Desoer Technical Achievement Award for pioneering contributions to leading-edge performance and energy-efficient microprocessors & many-core system-on-chip (SoC) designs, the Outstanding Evening Session Award from the 2018 International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC) and the 2017 Distinguished Alumnus Award from IIT Madras, the Intel Achievement Award for his contributions to an integrated voltage regulator technology, the Best Paper Award from the 1996 IEEE International ASIC Conference, and nominations for Best Paper Awards from the 2007 IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference (DAC) and the 2008 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD). His co-authored paper nominated for the Best Student Paper Award from the 2017 IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM). One of his publications was recognized at the 2013 IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference (DAC) as one of the “Top 10 Cited Papers in 50 Years of DAC.” Another one of his publications received the Most Frequently Cited Paper Award from the IEEE Symposium on VLSI Circuits at its 30th Anniversary in 2017. He was recognized as a Prolific Contributor to the IEEE International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC) at its 60th Anniversary in 2013 and a Top 10 Contributor to the IEEE Symposium on VLSI Circuits at its 30th Anniversary in 2017. He served as an IEEE/EDS Distinguished Lecturer in 2011 and an IEEE/SSCS Distinguished Lecturer from 2017 to 2018.

Positions & Affiliations

Intel Corp.
United States