Design of high-speed CMOS digital and mixed-signal integrated circuits. Ultra low-power circuits utilizing subthreshold-mode operation. Novel nanoelectronic components and circuits, reliability and dependability. Embedded reconfigurable architectures for digital signal processing. Library-based synthesis of high-performance datapath elements. High-level design-flow methodologies for system-on-chip design. Silicon implementation of threshold-logic and neural networks. Pipelined data converters for wireless / multimedia applications. Silicon-based opto-electronic interface circuitry for data communication. High-sensitivity biological and chemical sensor interface electronics.