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 received his Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the University of California, Berkeley in 2006. Currently, he is an Assistant Professor in EE department, San Jose State University. From 2006 to 2009, he worked as a Technology Integration Engineer on 45/32nm NOR flash memory in Spansion. From 2009 to 2018, he was a Senior Staff AE in TCAD simulation in Synopsys. He received NSF CAREER award in 2021. He is a senior member of IEEE.

His research interests include the applications of Machine Learning in simulations, cryogenic electronics, quantum computing, NBTI and hot carrier degradation simulation in FinFET/nanowire/nanosheet, wide band gap materials (such as GaN, SiC, Ga2O3 and Diamond) device and reliability/defect simulations, novel semiconductor device design and Design Technology Co-Optimization (DTCO). Part of the activities are reflected in the 90 publications and 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