Tsu-Jae King Liu
Millivolt Switches, Embedded Memory, System Integration
Dr. Tsu-Jae King Liu is the Dean of the College of Engineering and the Roy W. Carlson Professor of Engineering at UC Berkeley. Previously, she served as Chair of the EECS Department, Associate Dean for Research in the College of Engineering, and Faculty Director of the Marvell Nanofabrication Laboratory. She was also Senior Director of Engineering in the Advanced Technology Group of Synopsys, Inc. (2004-2006).
She received the B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University. She joined the Xerox Palo Alto Research Center as a Member of Research Staff in 1992, to research and develop high-performance thin-film transistor technologies for flat-panel display applications. In 1996 she joined the faculty at UC Berkeley. Her research activities are presently in advanced materials, fabrication processes and devices for energy-efficient electronics. She has authored or co-authored over 550 publications and holds over 95 patents.
Dr. Liu’s awards include the DARPA Significant Technical Achievement Award for development of the FinFET, the IEEE Kiyo Tomiyasu Award, the Intel Outstanding Researcher in Nanotechnology Award, and the Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC) Aristotle Award. Dr. Liu is a Fellow of the IEEE and a member of the U.S. National Academy of Engineering, and she serves on the Board of Directors for Intel Corporation and on the Board of Directors for MaxLinear, Inc.