Samar K. Saha


Dr. Samar K. Saha served as the 2016-2017 President of IEEE Electron Devices Society (EDS), and is currently, serving as the Junior Past President of EDS. He is an Adjunct faculty in the Electrical Engineering department at Santa Clara University and a technical advisor at Prospicient Devices. Since 1984, he has worked at various positions for National Semiconductor, LSI Logic, Texas Instruments, Philips Semiconductors, Silicon Storage Technology, Synopsys, DSM Solutions, Silterra USA, and SuVolta. He has, also, worked as a faculty member in the Electrical Engineering departments at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, Illinois; Auburn University, Alabama; the University of Nevada at Las Vegas, Nevada;  and the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs; Colorado. He has authored over 100 research papers; one book entitled, Compact Models for Integrated Circuit Design: Conventional Transistors and Beyond, CRC Press, USA (2015); one book chapter on Technology Computer-Aided Design (TCAD), entitled, Introduction to Technology Computer-Aided Design, in Technology Computer Aided Design: Simulation for VLSI MOSFET, C.K. Sarkar (ed.): CRC Press, USA (2013), and holds 12 US patents. His research interests include exploratory device and process architectures, TCAD, compact modeling, devices for renewable energy, and TCAD and R&D management.