In the Fall of 1988 I started my PhD studies in Electrical and Computer Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University. …

The title must have captured my nine-year-old imagination as I pulled it from the shelf. What stood out in my …

Doug, the P54CS memory design manager, stated numerous times to not fail a good cell. My mantra during the design …

I Still Have a Landline

The young men looked at me in awe “You have a landline.” They went on to explain that it had …

Programming has never been my favorite task as an engineer.  It may relate to the fact that each new project …

“If music be the food of love, play on.” –William Shakespeare

Earlier this month I attended a concert of Los …

My graduate school applications resulted in several PhD programs to choose from. Naturally, I visited each school. After an eight-hour …

I learned to knit in third grade. A hat and scarf of psychedelic green and orange resulted from my efforts; …

After successful deployment of AC I/O loopback for single-ended interfaces, we rapidly had to prepare for High Speed I/O (HSIO) …

Buying Batteries at Big Bird

We do not comprehend the privilege of being white. It occurs in micro-moments throughout the day and escapes us white …