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Circuit Insights




Full day, 10:00 - 18:00


Auditorium IV


Ali Sheikholeslami (University of Toronto, CA)

Ali Sheikholeslami is a professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Toronto, Canada. His current research is in the areas of integrated circuits for wireline communication and for optimization. He currently serves at the Education Chair for the International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC) and the Vice President, Education, for the Solid-State Circuits Society (SSCS). He writes a regular column in the SSCS Magazine titled "Circuit Intuitions".



Chaired by Elena Blokhina

10:00 - 10:10 

Welcome Remarks

Elena Blokhina (UCD, IE), John Long (SSCS President), João Goes (ESSCIRC ESSDERC 2023 General Chair)

10:10 - 11:20

Circuit Intuitions

Ali Sheikholeslami (University of Toronto, CA) 

11:20 - 12:30

The Power of Averaging

Kofi Makinwa (Delft University of Technology, NL)
12:30 - 13:30

13:30 - 14:40

From circuits to sensors: the best is yet to come

Sara Pellegrini (STMicroelectronics, FR)
14:40 - 15:05

How Circuit Design May Improve Our World

Javier Calpe (Analog Devices, ES)

15:05 - 15:30

Circuits for 5G/6G Wireless Communication

Stefan Andersson (Ericsson, SE)
15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break
16:00 - 16:25

Circuits for Machine Leaning

Mahmut Ersin Sinangil (NVIDIA, US)

16:25 - 16:50

Cryogenic CMOS circuits for quantum computing

Andrea Ruffino (IBM, CH)

16:50 - 17:35

Panel Discussions moderated by Elena Blokhina (UCD, IE)

17:35 - 17:50

Quiz/Feedback for Participant Certificates


17:50 - 18:00

Concluding Remarks


ESSCIRC 2023 Circuit Insights are now available on the SSCS YouTube Channel.

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