• Bakir to Serve as Interim Director of Packaging Research Center
    October 2022
    Bakir to Serve as Interim Director of Packaging Research Center
  • Dr. Bakir will be presenting an invited talk at IMAPS 2022 on: Electronic and Photonic Heterogeneous Integration and Fiber-Interconnection using Self-Aligning Stitch-Chip Technology
    October 2022
    Dr. Bakir will be presenting an invited talk at IMAPS 2022 on: Electronic and Photonic Heterogeneous Integration and Fiber-Interconnection using Self-Aligning Stitch-Chip Technology
  • Ting Zheng won 3rd place Best Student Paper Award at IMS 2022. Congratulations Ting!
    August 2022
    Ting Zheng won 3rd place Best Student Paper Award at IMS 2022. Congratulations Ting!
  • Our work on "Integrated Silicon Microfluidic Cooling of a High-Power Overclocked CPU for Efficient Thermal Management" was featured in Tom's Hardware, July 2022
    July 2022
    Our work on "Integrated Silicon Microfluidic Cooling of a High-Power Overclocked CPU for Efficient Thermal Management" was featured in Tom's Hardware, July 2022
  • Dr. Bakir presented an invited talk on "Thermal management of advanced chip stacks: Advanced cooling and design for 2.5D/3D integration" at the 2022 IEEE Symposium on VLSI Technology and Circuits, June 2022.
    June 2022
    Dr. Bakir presented an invited talk on "Thermal management of advanced chip stacks: Advanced cooling and design for 2.5D/3D integration" at the 2022 IEEE Symposium on VLSI Technology and Circuits, June 2022.
  • Dr. Bakir presented a short course on "2.5D and 3D Polylithic Integration Technologies" at the 2022 IEEE Symposium on VLSI Technology and Circuits, June 2022.
    June 2022
    Dr. Bakir presented a short course on "2.5D and 3D Polylithic Integration Technologies" at the 2022 IEEE Symposium on VLSI Technology and Circuits, June 2022.
  • Bridge-chip Interconnect Technologies - IEEE Electronics Packaging Society
    March 2022
    Bridge-chip Interconnect Technologies - IEEE Electronics Packaging Society
  • Dr. Bakir will be presenting an invited talk on "3D Heterogeneous Integration" at the Semicon Korea, Feb. 2022.
    February 2022
    Dr. Bakir will be presenting an invited talk on "3D Heterogeneous Integration" at the Semicon Korea, Feb. 2022.
  • Dr. Bakir was invited to present at the Advanced Packaging for Energy Efficient Microelectronics Workshop, hosted by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) and the U.S. Department of Commerce’s NIST, Jan. 12-13, 2022.
    January 2022
    Dr. Bakir was invited to present at the Advanced Packaging for Energy Efficient Microelectronics Workshop, hosted by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) and the U.S. Department of Commerce’s NIST, Jan. 12-13, 2022.
  • Dr. Bakir will be presenting an invited talk on "Silicon Integrated Microfluidic Cooling for 2.5D and 3D ICs in High-Performance Computing" at the Semicon Taiwan Heterogeneous Integration Global Summit, Dec. 2021.
    December 2021
    Dr. Bakir will be presenting an invited talk on "Silicon Integrated Microfluidic Cooling for 2.5D and 3D ICs in High-Performance Computing" at the Semicon Taiwan Heterogeneous Integration Global Summit, Dec. 2021.
  • Dr. Bakir was part of the Technical Leadership Panel on 2.5D and 3D Heterogeneous Integration at the DARPA ERI Summit, Oct. 2021.
    October 2021
    Dr. Bakir was part of the Technical Leadership Panel on 2.5D and 3D Heterogeneous Integration at the DARPA ERI Summit, Oct. 2021.
  • Our work on "3D polylithic integration and thermal implications on BEOL RRAM performance" was covered in Chip Scale Review, July-August 2021
    August 2021
    Our work on "3D polylithic integration and thermal implications on BEOL RRAM performance" was covered in Chip Scale Review, July-August 2021
  • Dr. Bakir will be giving an invited talk titled “2.5D/3D Polylithic Integrated Circuit Technologies“ at the "Enabling New System Architectures with 2.5, 3D and Chiplet Technologies" Forum at ISSCC 2021.
    February 2021
    Dr. Bakir will be giving an invited talk titled “2.5D/3D Polylithic Integrated Circuit Technologies“ at the "Enabling New System Architectures with 2.5, 3D and Chiplet Technologies" Forum at ISSCC 2021.
  • Dr. Bakir presented an invited paper titled "Thermal Modeling of 3D Polylithic Integration and Implications on BEOL RRAM Performance" at IEDM 2020.
    December 2020
    Dr. Bakir presented an invited paper titled "Thermal Modeling of 3D Polylithic Integration and Implications on BEOL RRAM Performance" at IEDM 2020.
  • Dr. Bakir presented an invited talk titled "2.5D and 3D Polylithic Integration Technologies for Next Generation ICs: Design Considerations" at IMAPS 2020.
    October 2020
    Dr. Bakir presented an invited talk titled "2.5D and 3D Polylithic Integration Technologies for Next Generation ICs: Design Considerations" at IMAPS 2020.
  • Dr. Bakir receives Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Advisor Award
    April 2020
    Dr. Bakir receives Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Advisor Award
  •  SRC TECHCON Best in Session Award
    October 2019
    SRC TECHCON Best in Session Award
  • Rajan Tapped for IEEE 3DIC Best Student Paper Honors
    October 2019
    Rajan Tapped for IEEE 3DIC Best Student Paper Honors
  • Li Tapped for ASCENT Review Best Poster Award
    September 2019
    Li Tapped for ASCENT Review Best Poster Award
  • Neuroscientists Team with Engineers to Explore how the Brain Controls Movement
    August 2018
    Neuroscientists Team with Engineers to Explore how the Brain Controls Movement
  • Zia’s IEEE T-CPMT Paper Named among Most Popular
    June 2018
    Zia’s IEEE T-CPMT Paper Named among Most Popular
  • Bakir Named IEEE Technical Achievement Award Recipient
    March 2018
    Bakir Named IEEE Technical Achievement Award Recipient
  • Sarvey Selected for IEEE Best Paper Award
    March 2018
    Sarvey Selected for IEEE Best Paper Award
  • Abbaspour's Paper Selected for JMM Highlight
    February 2018
    Abbaspour's Paper Selected for JMM Highlight
  • Three ECE Faculty Receive CTL Teaching Effectiveness Honor
    February 2017
    Three ECE Faculty Receive CTL Teaching Effectiveness Honor
  • Hanju Oh Wins IEEE ECTC Best Paper Honors
    January 2017
    Hanju Oh Wins IEEE ECTC Best Paper Honors
  • 2016 SRC TECHCON Best in Session Award
    December 2016
    2016 SRC TECHCON Best in Session Award
  • 2016 Outstanding Abstract Achievement Award, American Society of Hematology
    November 2016
    2016 Outstanding Abstract Achievement Award, American Society of Hematology
  • 2016 Best Team Award at NSF I-Corps in 2016 Winter Cohort
    October 2016
    2016 Best Team Award at NSF I-Corps in 2016 Winter Cohort
  • 2016-2017 GEM Fellowship (Full Fellow)
    September 2016
    2016-2017 GEM Fellowship (Full Fellow)
  • 2016 NSF I-Corps in 2016 Winter Cohort
    August 2016
    2016 NSF I-Corps in 2016 Winter Cohort
  • IEEE Global Interposer Technology workshop best student paper award
    December 2015
    IEEE Global Interposer Technology workshop best student paper award
  • Microfluidic cooled FPGA featured in IEEE Spectrum
    November 2015
    Microfluidic cooled FPGA featured in IEEE Spectrum
  •  Best TCPMT journal paper award for Advanced Packaging
    December 2014
    Best TCPMT journal paper award for Advanced Packaging
  • Class of 1940 Course Survey Teaching Effectiveness Award
    November 2014
    Class of 1940 Course Survey Teaching Effectiveness Award
  • IEEE Global Interposer Technology Conference First Place Poster Award
    October 2014
    IEEE Global Interposer Technology Conference First Place Poster Award
  •  Intersociety Conference on Thermal and Thermomechanical Phenomena in Electronic Systems (ITherm) Best Poster in the Thermal Track
    September 2014
    Intersociety Conference on Thermal and Thermomechanical Phenomena in Electronic Systems (ITherm) Best Poster in the Thermal Track
  • SRC Education Alliance Intel Foundation/SRCEA Graduate Fellowship
    August 2014
    SRC Education Alliance Intel Foundation/SRCEA Graduate Fellowship
  • IBM Ph.D. Fellowship award
    July 2014
    IBM Ph.D. Fellowship award
  • IEEE International Interconnect Technology Conference (IITC) S. C. Sun Best Student Paper Award
    December 2013
    IEEE International Interconnect Technology Conference (IITC) S. C. Sun Best Student Paper Award
  • IEEE Electronic Components and Technology Conference (ECTC) Outstanding Interactive Presentation Paper Award
    November 2013
    IEEE Electronic Components and Technology Conference (ECTC) Outstanding Interactive Presentation Paper Award
  • SRC TECHCON 2013 Best in Session award
    October 2013
    SRC TECHCON 2013 Best in Session award
  • Intel Early Career Faculty Honor Program award ( Recipient: Dr. Bakir)
    September 2013
    Intel Early Career Faculty Honor Program award ( Recipient: Dr. Bakir)
  • IEEE Electronic Components and Technology Conference (ECTC) Outstanding Interactive Presentation Paper Award
    December 2012
    IEEE Electronic Components and Technology Conference (ECTC) Outstanding Interactive Presentation Paper Award
  • IEEE Global Interposer Technology Workshop First Place Best Student Paper Award
    November 2012
    IEEE Global Interposer Technology Workshop First Place Best Student Paper Award
  • Intel Ph.D. Fellowship
    October 2012
    Intel Ph.D. Fellowship
  •  Global Interposer Technology Conference Best Student Poster Award
    December 2011
    Global Interposer Technology Conference Best Student Poster Award
  • SRC TECHCON Best in Session Paper Award
    November 2011
    SRC TECHCON Best in Session Paper Award
  • IMAPS/IEEE-CPMT Advanced Technology Workshop on Optoelectronic Packaging Best Student Paper Award
    October 2011
    IMAPS/IEEE-CPMT Advanced Technology Workshop on Optoelectronic Packaging Best Student Paper Award
  • IETE-CDIL Award for Industry (Best Journal Paper Award from IETE)
    October 2011
    IETE-CDIL Award for Industry (Best Journal Paper Award from IETE)
  • SRC TECHCON Best in Session Paper Award
    December 2010
    SRC TECHCON Best in Session Paper Award
  • International Symposium on Microelectronics Best Paper in Session Award
    December 2009
    International Symposium on Microelectronics Best Paper in Session Award
  • International Symposium on Microelectronics Best Student Paper Award
    November 2009
    International Symposium on Microelectronics Best Student Paper Award
  • SRC TECHCON Best in Session Paper Award
    October 2009
    SRC TECHCON Best in Session Paper Award
  • IEEE International Interconnect Technology Conference (IITC) Best Student Paper Award
    October 2009
    IEEE International Interconnect Technology Conference (IITC) Best Student Paper Award
  • IEEE Electronic Components and Technology Conference (ECTC) Motorola Electronic Packaging Fellowship Student Paper Award
    November 2008
    IEEE Electronic Components and Technology Conference (ECTC) Motorola Electronic Packaging Fellowship Student Paper Award
  • IEEE International Interconnect Technology Conference (IITC) Best Student Paper Award
    October 2008
    IEEE International Interconnect Technology Conference (IITC) Best Student Paper Award
  • IEEE Custom Integrated Circuits Conference (CICC) Best Invited Paper Award
    December 2007
    IEEE Custom Integrated Circuits Conference (CICC) Best Invited Paper Award
  • IEEE Electronic Components and Technology Conference (ECTC) Outstanding Paper Award
    November 2007
    IEEE Electronic Components and Technology Conference (ECTC) Outstanding Paper Award
  • IEEE International Interconnect Technology Conference (IITC) Best Student Paper Award
    December 2006
    IEEE International Interconnect Technology Conference (IITC) Best Student Paper Award
  • IEEE International Interconnect Technology Conference (IITC) Best Student Paper Award
    November 2005
    IEEE International Interconnect Technology Conference (IITC) Best Student Paper Award
  • IEEE International Interconnect Technology Conference (IITC) Best Student Paper Award
    November 2005
    IEEE International Interconnect Technology Conference (IITC) Best Student Paper Award
  • IEEE Electronic Components and Technology Conference (ECTC) Best Paper Award
    December 2002
    IEEE Electronic Components and Technology Conference (ECTC) Best Paper Award