B.S., Middle East Technical University
M.S., University of Pittsburgh
Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh (2005)
Electronic Design Automation (EDA) of VLSI Circuits; high-performance circuits; resonant clocking; integrated circuit (IC) physical design; nanoarchitectures; and wireless IC interconnects
Dr. Taskin joined Drexel University as an assistant professor in 2005. Between 2003-2004, he was a staff engineer at MultiGiG Inc., Scotts Valley, CA, working on electronic design automation of integrated circuit timing and clocking. He is the coauthor of the book entitled Timing Optimization Through Clock Skew Scheduling (Springer, 2009). He is an "A. Richard Newton Award" winner from the ACM SIGDA in 2007 (for junior faculty starting new programs in EDA); a recipient of the Faculty Early Career Development Award (CAREER) from the National Science Foundation (NSF) in 2009; and the Distinguished Service Award from ACM SIGDA in 2012.