Director and Corporate Advisor
Simon Wong, PhD
Simon received his MS and PhD degrees from the University of California at Berkeley. His industrial experience includes semiconductor memory design at National Semiconductor (1978-80) and semiconductor technology development at Hewlett Packard Labs (1980-85). He was an Assistant Professor at Cornell University (1985-88). Since 1988, he has been with Stanford University where he is now Professor of Electrical Engineering.
Simon has conducted extensive research in interconnect, RF-IC, and 3D-IC. He is a Fellow of IEEE. He served as the CEO of Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (2001-03). He was a member of the team that founded Atheros Communications (acquired by Qualcomm), and was on the board of Pericom Semiconductor (acquired by Diodes Inc.).