Ge, Ning

Office Location:

ENGR 383


 (408)924 3950


Office Hours:

Tuesday After Class or with Appointment

Class Days/Time:

TuTh 6:00PM-7:15PM


Engineering Building 343


Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan, USA

Executive MBA Candidate, July 2017-Apr 2019 (expected)


Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Ph.D. in Microelectronics, 2011-2017

M.Sc. in Integrated Circuit Design, 2003-2006

B.Eng. in Electrical & Electronic Engineering, 1998-2002


National University of Singapore and IP Academy of Singapore, Singapore

M.Sc. in Intellectual Property Management, 2008-2010

Graduate Certificate in Intellectual Property Law, 2008


Dr. Ning Ge is a Master Technologist working in HP Labs. He has been with HP since 2006 in both production and RnD environment in various positions with rich invention portfolio: about 170 US-PCT patent family filings. Many patents have been granted in vast countries and used in HP multi-billion dollar inkjet business today.  Ning also has more than a dozen of scientific publications in peer reviewed journals including Scientific Report, Semiconductor Science and Technology, Advanced Materials, Nature materials, etc. He is also invited as the regular reviewer for many high impact journals including Applied Physics A, Scientific Report, Transactions on Nanotechnology, IEEE Electron Device Letters, etc. Ning has a Bachelor and Master degree in Integrated Circuit Design from Nanyang Technological University of Singapore, a Master degree in Intellectual Property management from National University of Singapore and a Ph.D. degree from Nanyang Technological University of Singapore. Currently, he is pursuing an Executive MBA study from University of Michigan, Ross School of Business. Ning is Senior Member of IEEE and serves as executive committee member for IEEE Santa Clara Valley Section and Nanotechnology Council. He also acts as a committee member and section chair for Electronic Components and Technology Conference 2018.


List of Journal Publications

  1. Can Li, Miao Hu, Yunning Li, Hao Jiang, Ning Ge, Eric Montgomery, Noraica Dávila, Catherine E. Graves, Zhiyong Li, John Paul Strachan, Peng Lin, Wenhao Song, Zhongrui Wang, Mark Barnell, Qing Wu, R. Stanley Williams, J. Joshua Yang, Qiangfei Xia, Analog signal and image processing with large memristor crossbars, submitted to Nature, 2017
  2. Rivu Midya, Zhongrui Wang, Jiaming Zhang, Sergey E Savel'ev, Can Li, Mingyi Rao, Moon Hyung Jang, Saumil Joshi, Hao Jiang, Peng Lin, Kate Norris, Ning Ge, Qing Wu, Mark Barnell, Zhiyong Li, Huolin L Xin, R Stanley Williams, Qiangfei Xia, J Joshua Yang: Anatomy of Ag/Hafnia-Based Selectors with 10(10) Nonlinearity. Advanced Materials 01/2017;, DOI:10.1002/adma.201604457
  3. Ning Ge, Jung Ho Yoon, Miao Hu, E. J. Merced-Grafals, Noraica Davila, John Paul Strachan, Zhiyong Li, Helen Holder, Qiangfei Xia, R. Stanley Williams, Xing Zhou, J. Joshua Yang: An efficient analog Hamming distance comparator realized with a unipolar memristor array: a showcase of physical computing. Scientific Reports 01/2017; 7:40135., DOI:10.1038/srep40135
  4. Zhongrui Wang, Saumil Joshi, Sergey E. Savel?ev, Hao Jiang, Rivu Midya, Peng Lin, Miao Hu, Ning Ge, John Paul Strachan, Zhiyong Li, Qing Wu, Mark Barnell, Geng-Lin Li, Huolin L. Xin, R. Stanley Williams, Qiangfei Xia, J. Joshua Yang: Memristors with diffusive dynamics as synaptic emulators for neuromorphic computing. Nature Materials 09/2016; 16(1)., DOI:10.1038/nmat4756
  5. Emmanuelle J Merced-Grafals, Noraica Dávila, Ning Ge, R Stanley Williams, John Paul Strachan: Repeatable, accurate, and high speed multi-level programming of memristor 1T1R arrays for power efficient analog computing applications. Nanotechnology 08/2016; 27(36):365202., DOI:10.1088/0957-4484/27/36/365202
  6. Kyung Min Kim, J. Joshua Yang, John Paul Strachan, Emmanuelle Merced Grafals, Ning Ge, Noraica Davila Melendez, Zhiyong Li, R. Stanley Williams: Voltage divider effect for the improvement of variability and endurance of TaOx memristor. Scientific Reports 02/2016; 6:20085., DOI:10.1038/srep20085
  7. Jiaming Zhang, Kate Norris, Katy Samuels, Ning Ge, Max Zhang, Joonsuk Park, Robert Sinclair, Gary Gibson, J. Joshua Yang, Zhiyong Li, R. Stanley Williams: Electron Energy-Loss Spectroscopy (EELS) Study of NbOx Film for Resistive Memory Applications. Microscopy and Microanalysis 08/2015; 21(S3):285-286., DOI:10.1017/S1431927615002226
  8. Kyung Min Kim, J. Joshua Yang, Emmanuelle Merced, Catherine Graves, Sity Lam, Noraica Davila, Miao Hu, Ning Ge, Zhiyong Li, R. Stanley Williams, Cheol Seong Hwang: Low Variability Resistor-Memristor Circuit Masking the Actual Memristor States. 04/2015; 1(6)., DOI:10.1002/aelm.201500095
  9. Lu Zhang, Ning Ge, J. Joshua Yang, Zhiyong Li, R. Stanley Williams, Yiran Chen: Low voltage two-state-variable memristor model of vacancy-drift resistive switches. Applied Physics A 04/2015; 119(1)., DOI:10.1007/s00339-015-9033-3
  10. Ning Ge, M-X Zhang, Lu Zhang, J Joshua Yang, Zhiyong Li, R Stanley Williams: Electrode-material dependent switching in TaOx memristors. Semiconductor Science and Technology 09/2014; 29(10):104003., DOI:10.1088/0268-1242/29/10/104003



List of Conference Publications

  1. Miao Hu, R. Stanley Williams, John Paul Strachan, Zhiyong Li, Emmanuelle M. Grafals, Noraica Davila, Catherine Graves, Sity Lam, Ning Ge, Jianhua Joshua Yang: Dot-product engine for neuromorphic computing: programming 1T1M crossbar to accelerate matrix-vector multiplication. the 53rd Annual Design Automation Conference; 01/2016, DOI:10.1145/2897937.2898010
  2. Byung Joon Choi, Ning Ge, J. Joshua Yang, Min-Xian Zhang, R. Stanley Williams, Kate J. Norris, Nobuhiko P. Kobayashi: New materials for memristive switching. 2014 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS); 06/2014, DOI:10.1109/ISCAS.2014.6865757
  3. Ning Ge, Jarrid Wittkopf, Steven Simske, Steven Barcelo, Ionescu, Robert, Dennis Lazaroff, Kevin Dooley, Anita Rogacs, Helen Holder: 3D Monolithic Metal Orifice Plate For SERS Application: A Showcase of Low Cost MEMS Packaging. 2017 IEEE Electronic Components and Technology Conference, 06/2017