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Wayne Burleson


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Computer & Embedded Systems

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Wayne Burleson
309B Knowles Engineering Bldg., University of Massachusetts, 151 Holdsworth Way,
Amherst, Massachusetts 01003


VLSI Circuit Design (Variation, Noise, Interconnects, Clocking and Power), VLSI Architectures for DSP, Cryptography, Graphics, Embedded Security (RFID, PUF, TRNG, Side-channels, Payment Systems, Transportation, Medical Devices), Adaptive Systems on Chip, VLSI Signal Processing, Multimedia for Engineering Education

Research Area:

Computer & Embedded Systems


B.S., MIT, 1983, M.S., 1983; Ph.D., University of Colorado, 1989


H. Xu, V. Pavlidis, X. Tang, W. Burleson, G. De Micheli, “Timing Uncertainty in 3-D Clock Trees due to Process Variations and Power Supply Noise”, IEEE Trans. on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) Systems, January 2013.

U. Ruhrmair, J. Solter, F. Sehnke, X. Xu, A. Mahmoud, V. Stoyanova, G. Dror, J. Schmidhuber, W. Burleson, S. Devadas. “PUF Modeling Attacks on Simulated and Silicon Data”, IEEE Trans. On Information Forensics and Security, 2013: 1-1.

S. Lu, R. Tessier, W. Burleson “"Dynamic On-Chip Thermal Sensor Calibration Using Performance Counters", IEEE Trans on CAD, June 2014. G. T. Becker , F. Regazzoni , C. Paar & W.Burleson, Stealthy dopant-level hardware Trojans: extended version, Journal of Cryptographic Engineering, Spring 2014.

S. Carrara, S. Ghoreishizadeh, J. Olivo, I. Taurino, C. Baj-Rossi, A. Cavallini, M. Op de Beeck, C. Dehollain, W. Burleson, F. Moussy, A. Guiseppi-Elie, G. DeMicheli, “Fully Integrated Biochip Platforms for Advanced Healthcare “, Sensors Journal. 2012​

Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae