Prof. Yusuf Leblebici

Full Professor

Yusuf Leblebici received his Ph.D. degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) in 1990. Between 1991 and 2001, he worked as a faculty member at UIUC, at Istanbul Technical University, and at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - where he established and directed the VLSI Design Laboratory. Since 2002, Dr. Leblebici has been full professor and director of the Microelectronic Systems Laboratory at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL). He is coauthor of 4 textbooks, namely,


Research Area

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.


Station 11
1015 Lausanne