Diana Marculescu

Diana Marculescu

Department Chair
Motorola Regents Chair in Electrical and Computer Engineering #2

Diana Marculescu is the David Edward Schramm Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University and Chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin. Diana is the Founding Director of the College of Engineering Center for Faculty Success at Carnegie Mellon University (since 2015) and has served as Associate Department Head for Academic Affairs in Electrical and Computer Engineering (2014-2018). She received the Dipl.Ing. degree in computer science from the Polytechnic University of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania (1991), and the Ph.D. degree in computer engineering from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA (1998). Her research interests include energy- and reliability-aware computing, hardware aware machine learning, and computing for sustainability and natural science applications. Diana was a recipient of the National Science Foundation Faculty Career Award (2000-2004), the ACM SIGDA Technical Leadership Award (2003), the Carnegie Institute of Technology George Tallman Ladd Research Award (2004), and several best paper awards. She was an IEEE Circuits and Systems Society Distinguished Lecturer (2004-2005) and the Chair of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Special Interest Group on Design Automation (2005-2009). Diana chaired several conferences and symposia in her area and is currently an Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Computers. She was selected as an ELATE Fellow (2013-2014), and is the recipient of an Australian Research Council Future Fellowship (2013-2017), the Marie R. Pistilli Women in EDA Achievement Award (2014), and the Barbara Lazarus Award from Carnegie Mellon University (2018). Diana is an IEEE Fellow and an ACM Distinguished Scientist.


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