TECHCON 2019 Awardees: Xiaoyu Sun, and Shimeng Yu

Xiaoyu Sun and Shimeng YuXiaoyu Sun and Shimeng Yu

Each fall, SRC hosts a TECHCON student conference that showcases and highlights the best graduate-level talent in semiconductor research. The event doubles as a networking opportunity and career fair, where industry and government sponsors seek interns and new hires. This year's SRC TECHCON conference was held on Sept. 8-10 in Austin, Texas. ASCENT graduate student, Xiaoyu Sun (Georgia Institute of Technology) received a TECHCON Student Presentation Award for "XNOR-RRAM: RRAM-based Scalable In-Memory Computing for Deep Neural Networks." The complete list of poster authors are: Shihui Yin (Arizona State), Jae-sun Seo (Arizona State), and Shimeng Yu (Georgia Tech).

This year SRC initiated a new "Young Faculty Award." This year’s recipient is ASCENT PI, Professor Shimeng Yu, from Georgia Institute of Technology.

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