YU Hao
Deputy Dean

Dr. Yu obtained his B.S. degree from Fudan University (Shanghai China) and obtained M.S/Ph. D degrees both from electrical engineering department at UCLA, USA, with major of integrated circuit and embedded computing. He was a senior research staff at Berkeley Design Automation (BDA), and later with school of electrical and electronic engineering at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore. Dr. Yu has 259 peer-reviewed and referred publications [conference (171) and journal (88)], 8 books, 9 book chapters, 1 best paper award in ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems (TODAES), 1 Springer PhD thesis award (advisor), 3 best paper award nominations (DAC’06, ICCAD’06, ASP-DAC’12), 3 student paper competition finalists (SiRF’13, RFIC’13, IMS’15), 2 keynote talks, 1 inventor award from semiconductor research cooperation (SRC), and 20 granted patents. He is Distinguished Lecturer of IEEE Circuit and System (2017-),  Associate Editor of Elsevier Integration, the VLSI Journal (2016-), Elsevier Microelectronics Journal (2016-), Scientific Reports (2016-), ACM Trans. on Embedded Computing Systems (2017-) and IEEE Trans. on Biomedical Circuits and Systems (2017-), and Technical Program Committee member of several conferences (DAC’15-16, DATE’15-17, ICCAD’10-12, ISLPED’13-15’17, ASP-DAC’11-13’15-16, A-SSCC’13-17, APMC’17, BioCAS’16, ICCD’11-13, ISCAS’10-13, RFIT’15,IWS’13-14, NANOARCH’12-13, ISQED’09). His main research interest is about smart energy-efficient data analytics, links and sensors with multi-million government (PI of 1 NRF-CRP, 2 MOE-TIER-2 etc.) and industry (Intel, Huawei, BGI etc.) funding. His industry work at BDA is also recognized with an EDN magazine innovation award and multi-million venture capital funding. He is a senior member of IEEE and member of ACM.


Educational Experience

2002 – 2007 University of California at Los Angeles Los Angeles (CA, USA)

Degree: M.S. (2005)/Ph. D. (2007) Electrical Engineering

Major: Integrated circuit and embedded computing system

Research Work: High-speed and high frequency RF and interconnect circuit design

1994 – 1999 Fudan University (Shanghai, China)

Degree: B. S. with honors in physics (Solid-State)

Research Work: Non-equilibrium transport phenomena in nano-scale semiconductor devices


Work Experience
June 2017 to present, Southern University of Science and Technology, Associate Professor, Professor, Vice Dean of School of Microelectronics
2010-2017 , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, Assistant Professor
2007-2009, Berkeley Automation Design, Researcher


Research Introduction
Artificial intelligence chip
5G millimeter wave communication chip
DNA sensor chip


Honor and Awards

9th Wu Wen Jun AI Science & Technology Award for Technology Invention (2019)

The 2018 Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (2018)

Distinguished Lecturer of IEEE Circuits and Systems Society  (2017-)

Best Journal Paper Award, at ACM Trans. on Design Automation of Electronic Systems (TODAES) (2010)


Journal Publications

J88. (TOECS’20) Yuan Cheng, Guangya Li, Ngai Wong, Hai-Bao Chen, and Hao Yu*. “DEEPEYE: A Deeply Tensor-Compressed Neural Network for Video Comprehension on Terminal Devices.” ACM Transactions on Embedd Computing Systems, vol. 1, no.1, February 2020.

J87. (微纳电子与智能制造’19) 林甲富,代柳瑶,余浩*. “CMOS太赫兹电子学:亚太赫兹表面波互连.” 微纳电子与智能制造, no.3, pp. 99-109, 2019. (doi: 10.19816/j.cnki.10-1594/tn.000014)

J86. (Sensors’19) Liu Wenjuan, He Leming, Wang Xubo, Zhou Jia, Xu Weijiang, Smagin Nikolay, Toubal Malika, Yu Hao, Gu Yuandong, Xu Jinghui, Remiens Denis, Ren Junyan*. “3D FEM analysis of high-frequency ALN-based PMUT arrays on cavity SOI.” Sensors (Switzerland), vol.19, no.20, October 2019. (doi: 10.3390/s19204450) (Impact Factor 3.031)

J85. (TVLSI’19) Liang, Y., Boon, C.C., Li, C.,Zhang, Q.,  Hao Yu. “Design and Analysis of D-Band On-Chip Modulator and Signal Source Based on Split-Ring Resonator. ”  IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) Systems, vol.27, no.7, pp.1513-1526, September 2019. (doi:10.1109/TVLSI.2019.2906680)

J84. (GRSL’19) Shan Jiang,Hai-Bao Chen,Guanghui He, Hao Yu. “TEANS: A Target Enhancement and Attenuated Non-Maximum Suppression Object Detector for Remote Sensing Images. ”  IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, GRSL-00212-2019.R1, 2019.(Impact Factor 2.89)

J83. (TETC’19) Huang, G.-B.,Eleftheriou, E.S.,Kudithipudi, D.,Tapson, J., Hao Yu, "Guest Editorial: Special Issue on New Trends in Smart Chips and Smart Hardware", Integration, IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computational Intelligence, vol.3, no.1, pp.1-3, 2019. (doi: 10.1109/TETCI.2018.2890048)

J82. (VLSI Journal) Yuan Cheng, Chao Wang, Hai-Bao Chen, Hao Yu, "A Large-scale In-memory Computing for Deep Neural Network with Trained Quantization", Integration, the VLSI Journal, vol.69, pp.345-355,2019. (doi: 10.1016/j.vlsi.2019.08.004)

J81. (TIE’18) Yixing Li, Zichuan Liu, Wenye Liu, Yu Jiang, Yongliang Wang, Hao Yu and Fengbo Ren, “A 34-FPS 698-GOP/s/W Binarized Deep Neural Network-based Natural Scene Text Interpretation Accelerator for Mobile Edge Computing”, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol.66, no.9, pp.7407-7416, September 2019. (doi: 10.1109/TIE.2018.2875643) (Impact Factor 7.00)

J80. (TNNL’18) Hantao Huang, and Hao Yu, “LTNN: A Layer-wise Tensorized Compression of Multilayer Neural Network”, IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems, vol.30, no.5, pp.1497-1511,  May 2019. (doi: 10.1109/TNNLS.2018.2869974) (Impact Factor 7.98)

J79. (TCOM’18) Soumitra R. Joy, Erementchouk Mikhail, Hao Yu and Pinaki Mazum, “Spoof Plasmon Interconnects--- Communications beyond RC Limit”, IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol.67, no.1, pp.599-610, January 2019. (doi: 10.1109/TCOMM.2018.2874242) (Impact Factor 4.67)

J78. (Access’18) Jiang Luo, Jin He*, Guangyin Feng, Anak Agung Alit Apriyana, and Hao Yu*, “A D-band Amplifier in 65 Bulk CMOS for Short Distance Data Center Communication”, IEEE Access, vol.6, pp.53191-53200, 2018. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2018.2871047) (Impact Factor 3.56)

J77. (SR’18) Xiao-Lan Tang, Qingfeng Zhang*, Sanming Hu*, Shangkun Ge, Yifan Chen, and Hao Yu, “Beam Steering Using Momentum-Reconfigurable Goubau Meta-Line Radiators”, Scientific Reports, vol.8, article#.11854, 2018. (doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-29507-2) (Impact Factor 5.58)

J76. (TCAS1’18) Shunli Ma, Junyan Ren, Jane Gu and Hao Yu, “A 5-10 Gbps 12.5 mW Source Synchronous I/O Interface with 3D Flip Chip Package”, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I, vol.66, no.2, pp.555-568, 2018. (doi: 10.1109/TCSI.2018.2867623) (Impact Factor 2.80)

J75. (PRS’18) Joy Soumitra Roy*,Yu Hao, Mazumder Pinaki, “Properties of spoof plasmon in thin structures”, Proceedings of The Royal Society A-Mathematical Physical and Engineering Sciences, vol. 474, no. 2220, article#.20180205, 2018. (doi: 10.1098/rspa.2018.0205) (Impact Factor 2.818)

J74. (TMTT’18) Shunli Ma, Hao Yu, Qun Jane Gu, Junyan Ren, “A 7.52-dB Noise Figure 128.75-132.25-GHz Super-Regenerative Receiver With 0.615-fW/√Hz NEP by Coupled Oscillator Networks for Portable Imaging System in 65-nm CMOS”, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol.66, no.9, pp.4095-4107, 2018. (doi: 10.1109/TMTT.2018.2836402) (Impact Factor 3.18)

J73. (TBCAS’18) Yu Jiang, Xu Liu, Tran Chien Dang, Xiwei Huang, Hao Feng, Qing Zhang, and Hao Yu*, “A High-Sensitivity Potentiometric 65-nm CMOS ISFET Sensor for Rapid E. coli Screening”, IEEE Transaction on Biomedical Circuits and Systems, vol.12, no.2, pp.402-415, 2018. (doi: 10.1109/TBCAS.2018.2793861) (Impact Factor 3.50)

J72. (TODAES’18) Hantao Huang, Hang Xu, Yuehua Cai, Rai Sulman Khalid and Hao Yu, “Distributed Machine Learning on Smart-gateway Network towards Real-time Smart-grid Energy Management with Behavior Cognition”, ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems, vol.23, no.5, article#.56, 2018. (doi: 10.1145/3209888)

J71. (JETC’18) Y. I. Li, Liu, Z. , Xu, K. , Yu, H. , and Ren, F. , “A GPU-Outperforming FPGA Accelerator Architecture for Binary Convolutional Neural Networks”, ACM Journal on Emerging Technologies in Computing, vol. 14, no. 2, pp.8-16, 2018. (doi: 10.1145/3154839) (Impact Factor 2.055)

J70. (Photonics’17) G.Liang, Y. Zeng, X. Hu, H. Yu, H. Liang, Y. Zhang, L. Li, A. G. Davies, E. H. Linfield, and Q. J. Wang, “Monolithic Semiconductor Lasers with Dynamically Tunable Linear-to-Circular Polarization”, ACS Photonics, vol.4, no.3,pp.517-524, 2017. (doi: 10.1021/acsphotonics.6b00703) (Impact Factor 6.76)

J69. (DT’17) Dongjun Xu, Sai Manoj P. D., Hantao Huang, Ningmei Yu, and Hao Yu, “Q-Learning based Voltage-swing Tuning and Compensation for 2.5D Memory-Logic Integration”, IEEE Design & Test, vol. 35, no. 2, pp. 91-99,  2017. (doi: 10.1109/MDAT.2017.2764075)

J68. (TNANO’17) Hantao Huang, Leibin Ni, Kanwen Wang, Yuangang Wang, and Hao Yu, “A Highly-parallel and Energy-efficient 3D Multi-layer CMOS-RRAM Accelerator for Tensorized Neural Network”, IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology, vol.17, no.4, pp.645-656, 2017 (doi: 10.1109/TNANO.2017.2732698) (Impact Factor 2.86)

J67. (TBCAS’17) Xu Liu, Xiwei Huang, Yu Jiang, Hang Xu, Jing Guo, Han Wei Hou, Mei Yan, and Hao Yu*, “A Microfluidic Cytometer for Complete Blood Count with a 3.2-Megapixel, 1.1-µm-pitch Super-Resolution Image Sensor in 65-nm BSI CMOS”, IEEE Transaction on Biomedical Circuits and Systems, vol.11, no.4, pp. 794-803, 2017. (doi: 10.1109/TBCAS.2017.2697451) (Impact Factor 3.15)

J66. (JXCDC’17). Leibin Ni, Zichuan Liu, Rajiv V. Joshi and Hao Yu, "An Energy-efficient Digital ReRAM-crossbar based CNN with Bitwise Parallelism," IEEE Journal of Exploratory Solid-State Computational Devices and Circuits, vol.11, pp.37-46, 2017. (doi: 10.1109/JXCDC.2017.2697910)

J65. (JSSC’17) Dongsuk Jeon, Qing Dong, Yejoong Kim, Xiaolong Wang, Shuai Chen, Hao Yu, David Blaauw, Dennis Sylvester, “A 23mW Face Recognition Processor with Mostly-Read 5T Memory in 40nm CMOS”. IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits (JSSC) , vol.52, no.6, pp.1628-1642,  January 2017 (doi:10.1109/JSSC.2017.2661838) (Impact Factor 3.29)

J64. (TMTT’16) Yuan Liang, Hao Yu, Guangyin Feng, Anak Agung Alit Apriyana, Xiaojian Fu, and Tiejun Cui, “An Energy-efficient and Low Crosstalk Sub-THz I/O by Surface Plasmonic Polariton Interconnect in CMOS”, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol.65, no.8, pp. 2762-2774,  December 2016. (doi: 10.1109/TMTT.2017.2666808) (Impact Factor 2.24)

J63. (TCAS1’16) Sai Manoj P. D,  Jie Lin, Shikai Zhu, Yingying Yin, Xu Liu, Xiwei Huang, Chongshen Song, Wenqi Zhang, Mei Yan, Zhiyi Yu, and Hao Yu, “A Scalable Network-on-Chip Microprocessor with 2.5D Integrated Memory and Accelerator”, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I, vol.64, no.6, pp.1432-1443, December 2016. (doi: 10.1109/TCSI.2016.2647322) (Impact Factor 2.30)

J62. (JETC’16).  Leibin Ni, Hantao Huang, Zichuan Liu, Rajiv V. Joshi and Hao Yu*, “Distributed In-Memory Computing on Binary RRAM Crossbar”, ACM Journal on Emerging Technologies in Computing System, vol.13, no.3, October 2016. (doi: 10.1145/2996192)

J61. (SENS’16)  Xiwei Huang, Yu Jiang, Xu Liu, Hang Xu, Mei Yan*, and Hao Yu, “Machine Learning based Single-frame Super-Resolution Processing for Lensless Blood Cell Counting”, MDPI Sensors, vol.16, no.11, 2016. (Special Issue) (doi: 10.3390/s16111836) (Impact Factor 2.05)

J60. (TBCAS’16) Yuhao Wang, Xin Li, Kai Xu, Fengbo Ren, and Hao Yu, “Data-driven Sampling Matrix Boolean Optimization for Energy-Efficient Biomedical Signal Acquisition by Compressive Sensing”, IEEE Transaction on Biomedical Circuits and Systems, vol.11, no.2, pp. 255-266, 2016. (doi: 10.1109/TBCAS.2016.2597310) (Impact Factor 3.15)

J59. (SR’16) Yuan Liang, Hao Yu*, Jincai Wen, Anak Agung Alit Apriyana, Nan Li, Yu Luo, and Lingling Sun, “On-chip sub-terahertz surface plasmon polariton transmission lines with mode converter in CMOS”, Scientific Reports, vol.6, article#.30063, July 2016. (doi: 10.1038/srep30063) (Impact Factor 5.58)

J58. (TIFS’16) Yuhao Wang, Leibin Ni, Chip-Hong Chang and Hao Yu*, “DW-AES: A Domain-wall Nanowire based AES for High Throughput and Energy-efficient Data Encryption in Non-volatile Memory”, IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics & Security, vol.11, no.11, pp. 2426-2440, 2016. (doi: 10.1109/TIFS.2016.2576903) (Impact Factor 2.40)

J57. (TCAD’16-2) Hantao Huang, Yuehua Cai, Hang Xu and Hao Yu, “A Multi-agent Minority-game based Demand-response Management of Smart Buildings towards Peak Load Reduction”, IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, vol.36, no.4, pp. 573-585, 2016. (doi: 10.1109/TCAD.2016.2571847).

J56. (TCAD’16-1) Leibin Ni, Sai Manoj P. D., Yang Song, Chenjie Gu, and Hao Yu, “A Zonotoped Macromodeling for Eye-diagram Verification of High-speed I/O Links with Jitter and Parameter Variations," IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, vol.35, no.6, pp.1040-1051, June 2016. (doi: 10.1109/TCAD.2015.2481873).

J55. (TMTT’16) Yang Shang, Hao Yu, Yuan Liang, Xiaojun Bi, and Muthukumaraswamy Annamalai, “Millimeter-wave Sources at 60 GHz and 140 GHz by Magnetic Plasmon Waveguide based In-phase Coupled Oscillator Network in 65-nm CMOS”, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques,  vol.64, no.5, pp.1560-1571, May 2016. (doi: 10.1109/TMTT.2016.2544308) (Impact Factor 2.24)

J54. (JJAP’16). Lin Zhang, Hong Yu Li, Yang Shang, Woosik Yoo, Hao Yu, and Chuan Seng Tan, “Novel integration of ultrathin Al2O3 with low-k dielectric as bilayer liner for capacitance optimization and stress mitigation in Cu through-silicon-via”, Japanese Journal of Applied Physics, vol.55, no.45, pp.04–08, 2016. (doi: 10.7567/JJAP.55.04EC08).

J53. (TC’16)  Sai Manoj P.D., Hao Yu, Hantao Huang and Dongjun Xu, “A Q-Learning based Self-adaptive I/O Communication for 2.5D Integrated Many-core Microprocessor and Memory”, IEEE Transactions on Computers, vol.65, no.4, pp.1185-1196, April 2016. (doi: 10.1109/TC.2015.2439255).

J52. (IET’16) Nan Li*, Hao Yu, Yuan Liang, Wei Fei, Xiuping Li and Xiong Liu, “Complementary metal–oxide–semiconductor 60 GHz power amplifier by in-phase power combining and digitally assisted power back-off efficiency”, IET Microwaves, Antennas & Propagation, vol.10, no.1, pp.79-87, January 2016. (doi: 10.1049/iet-map.2015.0182)

J51. (TNANO’15) Yuhao Wang, Hao Yu, Leibin Ni, Mei Yan, Guangbin Huang, Chuliang Weng, Wei Yang and Junfeng Zhao, “An Energy-efficient Nonvolatile In-memory Computing Architecture for Extreme Learning Machine by Domain-wall Nanowire Devices”, IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology (TNANO),vol.14, no.6, pp.998-1012, November 2015. (Top-10 Downloaded Article in November 2015) (doi: 10.1109/TNANO.2015.2447531)

J50. (TC’15) Sai Manoj P.D., Hao Yu* and Kanwen Wang, “3D Many-core Microprocessor Power Management by Space-Time Multiplexing based Demand-supply Matching”, IEEE Transactions on Computers, vol.64, no.11, pp.3022–3036, November 2015. (doi: 10.1109/TC.2015.2389827)

J49. (DT’15-1) Xiwei Huang, Hao Yu, Xu Liu, Yu Jiang, and Mei Yan, “A Single-frame Super-resolution Algorithm for Lab-on-a-chip Lensless Microfluidic Imaging”, IEEE Design & Test, vol.32, no.6, pp.32-40, November 2015. (doi: 10.1109/MDAT.2015.2424418) (Special Issue)

J48. (SSE’15) Nan L, Hao Yu*, Chang Yang, Yang Shang, Xiuping Li, and Xiong Liu, “A High-sensitivity 135 GHz Millimeter-wave Imager by Compact Split-ring-resonator in 65-nm CMOS”, Elsevier Solid State Electronics, vol.113, pp.54–60, November 2015. (doi: 10.1016/j.sse.2015.05.006) (Special Issue)

J47. (SR’15) Yuan Liang, Hao Yu*, Haochi Zhang, Chang Yang, and Tiejun Cui, “On-chip sub-terahertz surface plasmon polariton transmission lines in CMOS”, Scientific Reports, vol.5, article#. 14853, October 2015. (doi: 10.1038/srep14853) (Impact Factor 5.58)

J46. (VLSI’15) Xiwei Huang, Xiaolong Wang, Mei Yan, Hao Yu*, "A Robust Recognition Error Recovery for Micro-flow Cytometer by Machine-learning Enhanced Single-frame Super-resolution Processing," Elsevier Integration, the VLSI Journal, vol. 51, pp.208-215, September 2015. (doi: 10.1016/j.vlsi.2014.07.004) (Special Issue)

J45. (TBME’15) Xiwei Huang, Hao Yu*, Xu Liu, Yu Jiang, Mei Yan, and Dongping Wu, “A Dual-mode Large-arrayed CMOS ISFET Sensor for Accurate and High-throughput pH Sensing in Biomedical Diagnosis”, IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME), vol.62, no.9, pp.2224–2233, September 2015.  (doi: 10.1109/TBME.2015.2419233) (Featured Article in September 2015(Impact Factor 2.23)

J44. (TED’15) Chang Yang, Hao Yu, Yang Shang, and Wei Fei, “Characterization of CMOS Metamaterial Transmission Line by Compact Fractional-order Equivalent Circuit Model”, IEEE Transactions on Electronic Devices, vol.62, no.9, pp.3012–3018, September 2015.  (doi: 10.1109/TED.2015.2458931) (Impact Factor 2.40)

J43. (DT’15-2) Dongjun Xu, Sai Manoj P. D., Kanwen Wang,  Ningmei Yu, Mingbin Yu and Hao Yu, “A 2.5D Memory-logic Integration with Data-pattern Aware Memory Controller”, IEEE Design & Test, 2015. vol.32, no.4, pp.49–58, August 2015.  (doi: 10.1109/MDAT.2015.2440413) (Special Issue) (Top-10 Downloaded Article in August 2015)

J42. (RCS’15) Jinhong Guo, Xiwei Huang, Dongyuan Shi, Hao Yu, Ye Ai, Changming Li*, and Yuejun Kang, “Portable Resistive Pulse-Activated Lens-Free Cell Imaging System,” RSC Advances, vol.4, no.99, pp.56342-56345, 2015. (doi: 10.1039/C4RA10481A) (Impact Factor 3.71)

J41. (TVLSI’15) Xuexin Liu, Hao Yu, and Sheldon X. D. Tan, "A GPU-Accelerated Parallel Shooting Algorithm for Analysis of Radio Frequency and Microwave Integrated Circuits," IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration Systems, vol.23, no.3, pp.480–492, February 2015. (doi: 10.1109/TVLSI.2014.2309606)

J40. (SENS’15) Ismail Cevik, Xiwei Huang, Hao Yu, Mei Yan, Suat Ay*, “An Ultra-Low Power CMOS Image Sensor with On-Chip Energy Harvesting and Power Management Capability”, MDPI Sensors vol. 15, no.3, pp.5531-5554, 2015. (doi: 10.3390/s150305531) (Impact Factor 2.05)

J39. (TMTT’14-2) Shuli Ma, Hao Yu, and Junyan Ren, “A 32.5 GS/s Sampler with Time-Interleaved Track-and-Hold Amplifier in 65 nm CMOS”, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol.62, no.12, pp.3500-3511, December 2014. (doi: 10.1109/TMTT.2014.2366121) (Impact Factor 2.94)

J38. (TMTT’14-1) Yang Shang, Hao Yu, Sanming Hu, Yuan Liang, Xiaojun Bi, and Muthukumaraswamy Annamalai, “High-sensitivity CMOS Super-regenerative Receiver with Quench-controlled High-Q Metamaterial Resonator for Millimeter-wave Imaging at 96 and 135 GHz”, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol.62, no.12, pp.3095-3106, December 2014. (doi: 10.1109/TMTT.2014.2360677)  (Impact Factor 2.94)

J37. (TTHZ’14) Yang Shang, Hao Yu, Haipeng Fu, and Wei Meng Lim, "A 239-281GHz CMOS Receiver with On-chip Circular-polarized Substrate Integrated Waveguide Antenna for Sub-terahertz Imaging", IEEE Transactions on Terahertz Science and Technology, vol.4, no.6, pp.686-695, November 2014. (doi: 10.1109/TTHZ.2014.2352040) (Top-10 Downloaded Article in November 2014) (Impact Factor 4.34)

J36. (PLOS-ONE’14) Xiwei Huang, Jinhong Guo, Xiaolong Wang, Mei Yan, Yuejun Kang, and Hao Yu, "A Contact-imaging based Microfluidic Cytometer with Machine-learning for Single-frame Super-resolution Processing," PLOS ONE, vol.9, no.8, August 2014. (doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0104539) (Impact Factor 3.71)

J35. (DT’14) Fang Gong, Yiyu Shi, Hao Yu and Lei He "Variability-Aware Parametric Yield Estimation: Concepts, Algorithms and Challenges," IEEE Design & Test, vol.22, no.5, pp.6-15, August 2014. (doi: 10.1109/MDAT.2014.2299279) (Top-10 Downloaded Article in August 2014)

J34. (TVLSI’14-1) Yuhao Wang, Hao Yu, and Wei Zhang, “3D Integrated Hybrid Memory for Data Retention by Non-volatile CBRAM-Crossbar”, IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration Systems, vol.22, no.5, pp.957-970, May 2014. (doi: 10.1109/TVLSI.2013.2265754)

J33. (TCAD’14) Yang Song, Hao Yu, and Sai Manoj P. D., "Reachability-based Robustness Verification and Optimization of SRAM Dynamic Stability under Process Variations," IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, vol.33, no.4, pp.585-598, April 2014. (doi: 10.1109/TCAD.2014.2304704)

J32. (TCAS1’14) Wei Fei, Hao Yu, Haipeng Fu, Junyan Ren, and Kiat Seng Yeo, “Design and Analysis of Wide Frequency-tuning-range CMOS 60GHz VCO by Switching Inductor Loaded Transformer”, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I, vol.61, no.3, pp.699-711, March 2014. (doi: 10.1109/TCSI.2013.2284000) (Top-10 Downloaded Article in March 2014) (Impact Factor 2.30)

J31. (TCAD’13) Sai Manoj P.D., Hao Yu, Yang Shang, Chuan Seng Tan, and Sung Kyu Lim, “Reliable 3D Clock-tree Synthesis Considering Nonlinear Capacitive TSV Model with Electrical-thermal-mechanical Coupling”, IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems (TCAD), vol.32, no.11, pp.1734-1747, November 2013. (doi: 10.1109/TCAD.2013.2270285)

J30. (TMTT’13-3) Deyun Cai, Yang Shang, Hao Yu, and Junyan Ren, "Design of Ultra-low Power 60 GHz Direct-conversion Receivers in 65nm CMOS", IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol.61, no.9, pp.3360-3372, September 2013. (doi: 10.1109/TMTT.2013.2268738) (Special Issue(Impact Factor 2.94)

J29. (JETCAS’13) Yang Shang, Hao Yu, and Wei Fei, “Design and Analysis of CMOS based Terahertz Integrated Circuits by Causal Fractional-order RLGC Transmission Line Model”, IEEE Journal on Emerging and Selected Topics in Circuits and Systems, vol.3, no.3, pp.355-366, September 2013. (doi: 10.1109/JETCAS.2013.2268948) (Special Issue) (Impact Factor 3.433)

J28. (TMTT’13-2) Yang Shang, Hao Yu, Deyun Cai, Junyan Ren, and Kiat Seng Yeo, “Design of High-Q Millimeter-wave Oscillator by Differential Transmission Line Loaded with Metamaterial Resonator in 65nm CMOS”, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol.61, no.5, pp.1892-1902, May 2013. (doi: 10.1016/j.snb.2013.02.065) (IEEE MTT/AP Singapore chapter best student paper award 2014(Impact Factor 2.94)

J27. (Sensors-B’13) Tze Sian Pui, Yu Chen, Chee Chung Wong, Revanth Nadipalli, Roshan Weerasekera, Hao Yu, and Abdur R. A. Rahman, "High Density CMOS Electrode Array for High-throughput Label-free Cancer Cell Detection and Enumeration", Elsevier Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, vol.181, pp.842-849, May 2013  (doi: 10.1016/j.snb.2013.02.065) (Impact Factor 3.84).

J26. (DT’13) Wei Wu, Fang Gong, Hao Yu, Lei He. "Exploiting Parallelism in EDA Simulation Algorithms by Data Dependency Elimination", IEEE Design & Test, vol.30, no.1, pp.26-35, February 2013. (doi: 10.1109/MDT.2012.2226201)

J25. (TCAS2’13) Wei Fei, Hao Yu, Yang Shang, Deyun Cai, and Junyan Ren, “A 96 GHz Oscillator by High-Q Differential Transmission Line loaded with Complementary Split Ring Resonator in 65nm CMOS”,IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II, vol.60, no.3, pp.127-131, March 2013. (doi: 10.1109/TCSII.2013.2240813)

J24. (TMTT’13-1) Wei Fei, Hao Yu, Yang Shang, and Kiat Seng Yeo, “A 2D Distributed Power Combining by Metamaterial-based Zero-Phase-Shifter for 60GHz Power Amplifier in 65nm CMOS”, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol.61, no.1, pp.505-516, January 2013. (doi: 10.1109/TMTT.2012.2226055) (Impact Factor 2.94)

J23. (TCAS1’13) Deyun Cai, Haipeng Fu, Junyan Ren, Wei Li, Ning Li, Hao Yu, and Kiat Seng Yeo, "A Dividerless PLL with Low Power and Low Reference Spur by Aperture- Phase Detector and Phase-to-Analog Converter", IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I, vol.60, no.1, pp.37-50, January 2013. (doi: 10.1109/TCSI.2012.2215751) (Impact Factor 2.30)

J22. (TCAD’13-1) Fang Gong, Sina Basir-Kazeruni, Hao Yu, Lei He, "Stochastic Behavioral Modeling Analysis of Analog/Mixed-Signal Circuits", IEEE Transactions on Computer-aided-design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, vol.32, no.1, pp.24-33, January 2013. (doi: 10.1109/TCAD.2012.2217961)

J21. (VLSI’13-2) Sina Basir-Kazeruni, Hao Yu*, Fang Gong, Yu Hu, Chunchen Liu, and Lei He, "SPECO: Stochastic Perturbation based Clock Tree Optimization Considering Temperature Uncertainty", Elsevier Integration, the VLSI Journal (Special Issue), vol.46, no.1, pp.22-32, January 2013. (doi: 10.1016/j.vlsi.2012.04.004)

J20. (VLSI’13-1) Hanhua Qian, Chiphong Chang, and Hao Yu, "An Efficient Channel Clustering and Flow Rate Allocation Algorithm for Non-uniform Microfluidic Cooling of 3D Integrated Circuits", Integration, the VLSI Journal (Special Issue), vol.46, no.1, pp.57-68, January 2013. (doi: 10.1016/j.vlsi.2011.12.005)

J19. (Sensors-B’12) Yu Chen*, Chee Chung Wong, Tze Sian Pui, Revanth Nadipalli, Roshan Weerasekera, Jegatha Chandran, Hao Yu, and Abdur R. A. Rahman, "CMOS High Density Electrical Impedance Biosensor Array for Tumor Cell Detection", Elsevier Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, vol.173, pp.903-907, October 2012. (doi: 10.1016/j.snb.2012.07.024)  (Impact Factor 3.84).

J18. (TCAS1’12) Yang Shang, Wei Fei, and Hao Yu, "Analysis and Modeling of Internal State Variables for Dynamic Effects of Nonvolatile Memory Devices", IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I, vol.59, no.9, pp.1906-1918, September 2012. (doi: 10.1109/TCSI.2011.2180441) (Impact Factor 2.30)

J17. (TVLSI’12-2) Fang Gong, Hao Yu, Lingli Wang, and Lei He, "A Parallel and Incremental Extraction of Variational Capacitance with Stochastic Geometric Moments ", IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration Systems, vol.20, no.9, pp.1729-1737, September 2012. (doi: 10.1109/TVLSI.2011.2161352)

J16. (VLSI’12) Hai Wang, Hao Yu, and Sheldon X.D. Tan, “Fast Timing Analysis of Clock Networks Considering Environmental Uncertainty", Integration, the VLSI Journal, vol.45, no.4, pp.376-387, September 2012. (doi: 10.1016/j.vlsi.2011.03.001)

J15. (EL’12) Deyun Cai, Yang Shang, Hao Yu, Junyan Ren, “An 80GHz On-Chip Metamaterial Resonator by Differential Transmission Line Loaded with Split Ring Resonator”, IET Electronics Letter, vol.48, no.18, pp.1128-1130, August 2012. (doi: 10.1049/el.2012.1120)

J14. (TVLSI’12-1) Wei Fei, Hao Yu, Wei Zhang, and Kiat Seng Yeo, "Design Exploration of Hybrid CMOS and Memristor Circuit by New Modified Nodal Analysis", IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration Systems, vol.20, no.6, pp.1012-1025, June 2012. (doi: 10.1109/TVLSI.2011.2136443)

J13. (TNANO’12) Xiwei Huang, Chun Zhang, Hao Yu and Wei Zhang, “A Nano-Electro- Mechanical-Switch based Thermal Management for 3D Integrated Many-core Memory- Processor System”, IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology, vol.11, no.3, pp.588-600, May 2012. (doi: 10.1109/TNANO.2012.2186822)

J12. (TODAES’12) Fang Gong, Xuexin Liu, Hao Yu, Sheldon X.D. Tan, Junyan Ren and Lei He, "A Fast Non-Monte-Carlo Yield Analysis and Optimization by Stochastic Orthogonal Polynomials", ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems, vol.17, no.1, January 2012. (doi: 10.1145/2071356.2071366)

J11. (TCAS2’11) Xiaoming Chen, Wei Wu, Yu Wang, Hao Yu, and Huazhong Yang, "An EScheduler based Data Dependency Analysis and Task Scheduling for Parallel Circuit Simulation", IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II, vol.58, no.10, pp.702-706, October 2011. (doi: 10.1109/TCSII.2011.2164148)

J10. (JOLPE’11) Hanhua Qian, Xiwei Huang, Hao Yu*, and Chiphong Chang, "Cyber- physical Thermal Management of 3D Multi-core Cache-Processor System with Microfluidic Cooling", Journal of Low Power Electronics, vol. 7, no.1, pp.110-121, February 2011. (doi: 10.1166/jolpe.2011.1121)

J9. (TVLSI’10) Hao Yu, Chunta Chu, Yiyu Shi, David Smart, Lei He and Sheldon X.D. Tan, "Fast Analysis of Large Scale Inductive Interconnect by Block Structure Preserved Macromodeling", IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration Systems, vol.18, no.10, pp.1399-1411, October 2010. (doi: 10.1109/TVLSI.2009.2024343)

J8. (DTC’09) Hao Yu, Lei He, and M.C.Frank Chang, "Robust On-chip Signaling using Staggered and Twisted Interconnect", IEEE Design and Test of Computers, vol.26, no.5, pp.92-104, September 2009. (doi: 10.1109/MDT.2009.121) (SRC inventor award 2009)

J7. (TODAES’09) Hao Yu, Joanna Ho and Lei He, "Allocating Power Ground Vias in 3D ICs for Simultaneous Power and Thermal Integrity", ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems, vol.14, no.3, May 2009. (doi: 10.1145/1529255.1529263)  (Transaction Best Paper Award 2010)

J6. (TVLSI’08) Hao Yu, Yiyu Shi, Lei He, and Tanay Karnik, "Thermal Via Allocation for 3D ICs Considering Temporally and Spatially Variant Thermal Power", IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration Systems, vol.16, no.12, pp.1609-1619, December 2008. (doi: 10.1109/TVLSI.2008.2001297)

J5. (TODAES’07) Yiyu Shi, Paul Mesa, Hao Yu, and Lei He, "Circuit Simulated Obstacle- Aware Steiner Routing", ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems, vol.12, no.3, August 2007. (doi: 10.1109/DAC.2006.229212)

J4. (TCAD’06) Zhenyu Qi, Hao Yu, Pu Liu, Sheldon X.-D. Tan, and Lei He, "Wideband Passive Multi-Port Model Order Reduction and Realization of RLCM Circuits", IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, vol.25, no.8, pp.1496-1509, August 2006. (doi: 10.1109/TCAD.2005.855937)

J3. (TCAD’05) Hao Yu, and Lei He, "A Provably Passive and Cost Efficient Model for Inductive Interconnects", IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, vol.24, no.8, pp.1283-1294, August 2005. (doi: 10.1109/TCAD.2005.850820)

J2. Jens Jensen, R. Chandra, and Hao Yu, "Quantitative model for the Interecho Time Dependence of the CPMG Relaxation Rate in Iron-rich Gray Matter", Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, vol. 46, no.1, pp.159-165, July 2001. (doi: 10.1002/mrm.1171) (Impact Factor 3.27).

J1. Chu-Shun Tian, Hao Yu,  Chi Zhang, and Quan-Kang Lu, "The First Principle Calculation of Green-Kubo Formula with the Two-Time Ensemble Technique", Communications in Theoretical Physics, vol.35, no.04, pp.412-416, April 2001.