Peng Li

Professor

Li

Office: WEB 334J
Phone: 979.845.1612
Fax: 979.845.2630
Email: pli@tamu.edu

Research Website
Google Scholar Profile

Research Interests

  • Integrated circuits
  • Computer-aided design
  • Aspects of parallel computing
  • Intersections between computational neuroscience and circuits & systems

Awards & Honors

  • IEEE Fellow
  • William and Montine P. Head Fellow, College of Engineering, Texas A&M University, 2013-2014.
  • Best Paper Hat Trick Award, (for receiving the DAC best paper award three times), 50th IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference (DAC), 2013
  • DAC Prolific Author Award, 50th IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference (DAC), 2013
  • DAC Top 10 Author in Fifth Decade, 50th IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference (DAC), 2013
  • TEES Fellow Award, College of Engineering, Texas A&M University, 2011-2012
  • IEEE/ACM William J. McCalla ICCAD Best Paper Award, IEEE/ACM Int. Conf. on CAD, 2012.
  • Best Paper Award, 48th IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference, 2011
  • Best in Session Award, SRC Techcon Conference, 2009
  • 2008 ECE Outstanding Professor Award, Texas A&M University
  • 2008 DAC Best Paper Award, 45th IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference, 2008 (news coverage: Business Wire)
  • National Science Foundation (NSF) Career Award, 2008
  • Inventor Recognition Award, Microelectronics Advanced Research Corporation (MARCO), 2007
  • Inventor Recognition Award, Microelectronics Advanced Research Corporation (MARCO), 2006
  • Inventor Recognition Award, Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC), 2004
  • 2003 DAC Best Paper Award, IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference, 2003
  • Inventor Recognition Award, Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC), 2001
  • Several Best Paper Award Nominations from IEEE/ACM Int. Conf. on CAD (ICCAD).

Education

  • Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, in 2003
  • M. Eng., Systems Engineering from Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an, China, in 1997
  • B. Eng., Information Engineering from Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an, China, in 1994

Selected Publications

[NeuroImage'12] *Boyuan Yan and Peng Li, “The emergence of abnormal hypersynchronization in the anatomical structural network of human brain,” NeuroImage 2012 (impact factor: 6.608).

[ICCAD'12] *Suming Lai, *Boyuan Yan and Peng Li, “Stability assurance and design optimization of large power delivery networks with multiple on-chip voltage regulators,” IEEE/ACM Conf. on Computer-Aided Design, pp. 247-254, November 2012 (acceptance rate: 24.3%, 82/338) (IEEE/ACM William J. McCalla ICCAD Best Paper Award, one out of 338 submissions).

[ICCAD'12] Peng Li, “Design analysis of IC power delivery,” IEEE/ACM Conf. on Computer-Aided Design (invited paper), pp. 664-666, November 2012.

[ICCAD'12] *Leyi Yin, *Yue Deng and Peng Li, “Verifying dynamic properties of nonlinear mixed-signal circuits via efficient SMT-based techniques,” IEEE/ACM Conf. on Computer-Aided Design, pp. 436-442, November 2012 (acceptance rate: 24.3%, 82/338).

[ICCAD'12] *Honghuang Lin and Peng Li, “Classifying circuit Performance using active-learning guided support vector machines,” IEEE/ACM Conf. on Computer-Aided Design, pp. 187-194, November 2012 (acceptance rate: 24.3%, 82/338).

[NeuroComp’12] *Yong Zhang, *Boyuan Yan, *Mingchao Wang, *Jingzhen Hu, *Haokai Lu and Peng Li, “Linking brain behavior to underlying cellular mechanisms via large-scale brain modeling and simulation,” Neurocomputing, volume 97, 15 November 2012, pages 317-331.

[VLSI-SoC'12] Bin Wu and Peng Li, “Load-aware stochastic feedback control for DVFS with tight performance guarantee,” IFIP/IEEE International Conference on Very Large Scale Integration, October 2012.

[SOCC'12] *Yongtae Kim, *Yong Zhang and Peng Li, “A digital neuromorphic VLSI architecture with memristor crossbar synaptic array of machine learning,” IEEE Int. System-on-Chip Conf., September 2012.

[TCAD'12] *Parijat Mukherjee, G. Peter Fang, Rod Burt, and Peng Li, “Efficient identification of unstable loops in large linear analog integrated circuits,” in IEEE Trans. on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, vol. 31, issue 9, pp. 1332-1345, September 2012.

[FTEDA’11] Peng Li, “Parallel Circuit Simulation: A Historical Perspective and Recent Developments,” Foundations and Trends in Electronic Design Automation: vol. 5: no. 4, pp 211-318, 2011 (invited) [or find paper here].