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Seda Ogrenci-Memik, Professor


Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Northwestern University




Office: Tech Building, L471. 2145 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208


Phone: (847) 491-7378

Fax: (847) 467-4144

Research Interests

Thermal Management for High Performance Computing

Designing on-chip sensing, cooling, harvesting systems using thermoelectric materials

Thermal- and Power-Aware 3D Stacked Memory Systems

Reconfigurable Architectures and Synthesis Tools


Regularly teaching EECS 303 Advanced Digital Design, EECS 355 FPGA Design, EECS 459 VLSI Algorithmics

Class Coordinator for McCormick Murphy Scholars


Recent Professional Activities

Associate Editor of International Journal of Reconfigurable Computing 2013-present

Associate Editor of IEEE TVLSI 2007-2015

Technical Program Co-Chair, Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing 2015

Curriculum Vitae




Heat Management in Integrated Circuits: On-Chip and System-Level Monitoring and Cooling published by IET in 2016

Seda Ogrenci-Memik co-organized the 2016 Workshop on FPGAs for Scientific Simulation and Data Analytics

Seda Ogrenci-Memik named Member of Program Committee for 2016 Turkish American Scientists and Scholars Association Conference

Ogrenci-Memik & WIC Members Introduce Scratch Programming to High School Students

Seda Ogrenci-Memik Featured in 2014 Northwestern Excellence in Research Annual Report

Current PhD Student Members of the Ogrenci-Memik Lab

Dawei Li (2011)

Kaicheng Zhang (2011) (co-Adviser G. Memik)

Siddhartha Joshi (2015)

Yingyi Luo (2015)

Awards and Honors

EECS Best Teacher Award 2013

Distinguished Visitor, School of Computer Science, Complutense Universidad de Madrid, March-May 2010

NSF CAREER Award 2006