Design Automation Laboratory








Lei He

Lei He
Primary Area: Circuits & Embedded Systems
Curriculum Vitae (doc and pdf)

Office: 6731D Boelter Hall
Phone: (310)206-2037
Research Lab: Design Automation Laboratory
UCLA Clean Energy Research



Research and Teaching Interests:

Renewable energy, electric vehicle, smart grid, modeling and simulation, VLSI circuits and systems, programmable logic and re-configurable computing

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Awards and Recognitions

2013   IEEE Design Automation Conference Prolific Author Award, “DAC 25 Club”
2013   IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC) Top 10 Author Award for fifth Decade
2012   US-China Ecopartnershp Award, US Department of State, China National Development and Reform Commission
2011      IEEE Circuits and Systems Society Darlington Best Paper Award
2010   Best Paper Award, the ACM Trans. on Design Automation of Electronic Systems
2008      Best Contribution Award, Programming Challenge, IEEE International Workshop on Logic and Synthesis
2007  SRC Inventor Award
2006   ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Physical Design Best Paper Award
2005   Northrop Grumman Excellence in Teaching Award
2003 IBM Faculty Partner Award
2003  Best Student Paper Award, the 2003 IEEE International Conference on Application Specific Integrated Circuits
2003   UCLA Chancellor’s Early Faculty Development Award
2000   National Science Foundation CAREER Award
2000      Distinguished PhD Award, UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science
1997  Prize for Engineering and Technology, the Dimitris N. Chorafas Foundation
1993      Best Paper Award, Chinese Computer Foundation CAD/CAM Conference
1990  Top Graduating Student Award, Fudan University




Visiting Scholars




Laboratory: 53-109 Engineering IV, Telephone: (310)267-4950

Laboratory Director: Prof. Lei He , Boelter Hall 6731D

Email:, Telephone: (310)825-8282 ,Fax: (310)206-4685 ,Email :