Michael S. Hsiao 


The Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Mail Code 0111
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA 24061
(fax) 540~231~3362
mhsiao at vt dot edu

Michael S. Hsiao is currently a Professor in The Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Virginia Tech. He received his B.S. in Computer Engineering, M.S. and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, all from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He had held positions at Digital Equipment Corporation, National Semiconductor Corporation, NEC USA, Intel Corp., and Rutgers University.

He is a Fellow of the IEEE and a recepient of the National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award. His current research interests include architectural-level and gate-level automatic test pattern generation (ATPG), design verification and diagnosis, fault simulation and defect coverage evaluation, design for testability (DFT), test set compaction, power estimation and management in VLSI, computer architecture, parallelization, and reliability. These areas have application domains in chip design, embedded software, cognitive radios, finger print matching, and beyond.





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