Xiang Chen received his B.S. in Automatization from Northeastern University, China in 2010. Under the supervision of Professor Yiran Chen, he received his M.S./Ph.D. degree from the EI-Lab in the ECE Department at the University of Pittsburgh in 2012 and 2016, respectively. During his Ph.D. career, his research works included the mobile system power analysis and optimization, low power mobile graphic computing, mobile display technology, and mobile security technology.
Avesta Sasan received the B.Sc. (Summa Cum Laude) in Computer Engineering, and M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering from University of California Irvine, California. Before joining GMU, Dr. Sasan worked at the industry for few years. He joined Broadcom Co. Office of CTO in 2009, researching and developing methodologies for signal and power integrity analysis, physical design and implementation, etc. in 2014, He joined Qualcomm Co. VLSI Technology team, developing in house EDA for yield aware, and voltage noise aware, and IR aware timing signoff. In 2016 Dr. Sasan joined George Mason University where he currently works as an Associate Professor, conducting research and teaching courses in the areas listed bellows.