Dr. Zhihong Chen
Chen received her B.S. degree in physics from Fudan University in 1998,
and her Ph.D. degree in physics from the University of Florida in 2003.
After two years of postdoctoral research at IBM T.J. Watson research
center, she became a research staff member in the Physical Science
Department. Her research focused on design and fabrication of high
performance carbon based devices and circuits. In 2008, she was
appointed as the manager of the Carbon Technology Group at IBM, where
she was in charge of evaluating the potential of carbon materials and
the development of novel carbon based technologies for commercial
applications. She joined the School of Electrical and
Computer Engineering at Purdue University in 2010 as an Associate Professor, and has become a Full Professor since 2017. Her research interests focus on device and circuit designs for beyond-CMOS applications. She has become the Director of the SRC nCORE NEW LIMITS Center since 2018.
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