Wong, Hiu Yung


Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering


Preferred: hiuyung.wong@sjsu.edu


Preferred: 408-924-3910


  • Ph.D. EECS, University of California, Berkeley (2006)
  • M.Phil. Computer Science and Engineering, Chinese University of Hong Kong (2001)
  • B. Eng. Computer Engineering, Chinese University of Hong Kong (1999)


Hiu Yung Wong is an Assistant Professor in the EE department, San Jose State University. He received his Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the University of California, Berkeley in 2006. From 2006 to 2009, he worked as a Technology Integration Engineer in Spansion. From 2009 to 2018, he was a TCAD Senior Staff Application Engineer in Synopsys, during which he received Synopsys Excellence Award in 2010. In 2021, he received the NSF CAREER award and the Newnan Brothers Award for Faculty Excellence.

His research interests include the applications of machine learning in simulation and manufacturing, cryogenic electronics, quantum computing, reliability simulations, wide bandgap devices (such as GaN, SiC, Ga2O3, and diamond) simulations, novel semiconductor devices design and Design Technology Co-Optimization (DTCO). His work has produced 80 papers and 10 issued patents.

Major Awards:

  • NSF CAREER Award, 2021
  • Newnan Brothers Award for Faculty Excellence, 2021. (demonstrate excellence in some combination of teaching, service to students, and/or research.)
  • Synopsys Excellence Award (1 out of every ~500 employees), 2010
  • Sir Edward Youde Memorial Fellowships for Overseas Studies, 2001



EE124. Electronic Design II

EE224.  High Speed CMOS Circuits



EE Deparment, SJSU

San Jose State University