Professor Emeritus, Professor in the Graduate School
- Semiconductor Device Technologies
- Integrated Modeling Process and Computation for Technology (IMPACT)
He was formerly Chief Technology Officer of TSMC and is best known for contributions to IC reliability, BSIM SPICE models, and the FinFET transistor. For up-to-date bio and other information, please click Personal Homepage below the photo or go to
- S. Venugopalan, D. D. Lu, Y. Kawakami, P. M. Lee, A. Niknejad, and C. Hu, "BSIM-CG: A compact model of cylindrical/surround gate MOSFET for circuit simulations," Solid-State Electronics, vol. 67, no. 1, pp. 79 - 89, Jan. 2012.