Krishnendu Chakrabarty

Fellowship
Hans Fischer Senior Fellow

Institution
Duke University

Department
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Host
Ulf Schlichtmann

Short CV

Krishnendu Chakrabarty received the B. Tech. degree from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, in 1990, and the M.S.E. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, in 1992 and 1995, respectively. He is now the William H. Younger Distinguished Professor of Engineering in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Professor of Computer Science at Duke University. He is also chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Prof. Chakrabarty is a recipient of the National Science Foundation CAREER award, the Office of Naval Research Young Investigator award, the Humboldt Research Award from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Germany, the IEEE Transactions on CAD Donald O. Pederson Best Paper Award (2015), the ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems Best Paper Award (2017), and over a dozen best paper awards at major conferences. He is also a recipient of the IEEE Computer Society Technical Achievement Award (2015), the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society Charles A. Desoer Technical Achievement Award (2017), and the Distinguished Alumnus Award from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (2014). He is a Research Ambassador of the University of Bremen in Germany. He is a Fellow of ACM, a Fellow of IEEE, and a Golden Core Member of the IEEE Computer Society. Prof. Chakrabarty served as the Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Design & Test of Computers during 2010-2012 and ACM Journal on Emerging Technologies in Computing Systems during 2010-2015. Currently he serves as the Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Transactions on VLSI Systems. He is also an Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Circuits and Systems, IEEE Transactions on Multiscale Computing Systems, and ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems.

Awards

2017IEEE Circuits and Systems Society Charles A. Desoer Technical Achievement Award
2017Best paper award at DATE and at TODAES (in addition to over a dozen best paper awards at major conferences of the last years)
2015IEEE Computer Society Technical Achievement Award
2014Distinguished Alumnus Award from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
2013Humboldt Research Award
2001Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award
1999National Science Foundation Early Faculty (CAREER) Award

Research Interests

• testing and design-for-testability of integrated circuits and systems
• digital microfluidics, biochips, and cyberphysical systems
• data analytics for fault diagnosis, failure prediction, anomaly detection, and hardware security
• smart manufacturing