Biography

Zhengya Zhang received the B.A.Sc. degree in computer engineering from the University of Waterloo, Canada, in 2003, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from the University of California, Berkeley, in 2005 and 2009, respectively. Since September 2009, he has been with the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, where he is currently an Associate Professor. His research is in the area of low-power and high-performance VLSI circuits and systems for computing, communications and signal processing.

Dr. Zhang was a recipient of the National Science Foundation CAREER Award, the Intel Early Career Faculty Award, the University of Michigan College of Engineering Neil Van Eenam Memorial Award for contribution to teaching, the David J. Sakrison Memorial Prize for doctoral research from the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences at UC Berkeley, and the Best Student Paper Award at the Symposium on VLSI Circuits. He serves on the Technical Program Committees for the Symposium on VLSI Circuits and the IEEE Custom Integrated Circuits Conference (CICC). He also serves as an Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) Systems. He was a past Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems—Part I: Regular Papers and the IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems—Part II: Express Briefs.