Zhengya Zhang received the B.A.Sc. degree in computer engineering from the University of Waterloo, Canada, in 2003, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from the University of California, Berkeley, in 2005 and 2009, respectively. Since September 2009, he has been with the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, where he is currently an Associate Professor. His research is in the area of low-power and high-performance VLSI circuits and systems for computing, communications and signal processing.
Dr. Zhang received the NSF CAREER Award in 2011 and Intel Early Career Faculty Honor Program Award in 2013. As a graduate student, he received the David J. Sakrison Memorial Prize for outstanding doctoral research in EECS at UC Berkeley and the Best Student Paper Award at the Symposium on VLSI Circuits. He serves as an Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems--I (2012- ), the IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems--II (2014- ), and the IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) Systems (2015- ).