Zhuo Li received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from Xi'an Jiaotong University, China, in 1998 and 2001, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in computer engineering from Texas A&M University, College Station, Tex, USA, in 2005. He is currently a research staff member in IBM Austin Research Laboratory. His research interests include interconnect synthesis, physical synthesis for area/power/routability, fast routing estimation, parasitic extraction, circuit modeling and simulation, and design and analysis of general large-scale algorithms. Dr. Li was the recipient of the applied materials fellowship in 2002, the Best Paper Award at the Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASPDAC) in 2007, and the IEEE Circuits and System Society Outstanding Young Author Award in 2007. He also received the Best Paper Nomination at the International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD) 2008 and International Symposium on Quality Electronic Design (ISQED) 2008. He was elevated to an IEEE Senior Member in 2009. He has served as a Technical Program Committee Member for various conferences and workshops, including International Conference on Computer Design (ICCD); Design, Automation and Test in Europe Conference and Exhibition (DATE); Design Automation Conference Ph.D. Forum; International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED); International Workshop on System Level Interconnect Prediction (SLIP); The workshop on Synthesis and System Integration of Mixed Information Technologies (SASIMI); and SRC TECHON. He has been the Secretary of IEEE Circuits and Systems and Solid State Circuits Joint Society Chapter for the Central Texas Section since 2009. He was the recipient of IBM Outstanding Technical Accomplishment Award in 2008. He has filed 18 patents through IBM with five issued. He is one of top 10 winners of IBM n.Fluent Translation Challenge. He has been an IEEE Senior Member since 2009.
Biography Updated on 11 July 2010