Michael Orshansky

John E. Kasch Endowed Faculty Fellowship in Engineering
Professor

Dr. Michael Orshansky is a Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin and holds the John E. Kasch Endowed Faculty Fellowship in Engineering.

He received his B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences from the University of California, Berkeley. Prior to joining UT Austin, he was a Research Scientist and Lecturer with the Department of EECS at UC Berkeley. His research interests include low-power design, hardware security, approximate computing, design optimization for robustness and manufacturability, and statistical analysis and design methods. He has published over 90 technical articles and holds three U.S. patents. He is the author of the book “Design for Manufacturability and Statistical Design: A Constructive Approach.”

Dr. Orshansky is the recipient of the National Science Foundation CAREER award, ACM/SIGDA Outstanding New Faculty Award, IEEE Transactions on Semiconductor Manufacturing Best Paper Award, Best Paper Award at Design Automation Conference, Best Paper Award at International Symposium on Quality Electronic Design, and IEEE/ACM William J. McCalla ICCAD Best Paper Award.

Research Interests: 

Low-power design
Hardware security
Approximate computing
Design for robustness and manufacturability

Office: 

POB 6.134

Phone: 

(512) 471-1082