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Education and Innovation in Embedded Systems Design

USI Università della Svizzera italiana, USI Faculty of Informatics, Advanced Learning and Research Institute USI Università della Svizzera italiana USI Faculty of Informatics USI Advanced Learning and Research Institute

Charbon Edoardo

Position Professor
Institution TU Delft and EPFL
Address EPFL STI IMT AQUA INF 135 (Bâtiment INF) Station 14 CH-1015 Lausanne Switzerland Office INF 135
Phone +41 21 69 36487, +41 21 69 37395 WebCall
Reprogrammable systems - MSc

Edoardo Charbon is full professor at the EPFL and at TUDELFT. Edoardo Charbon received the Diploma from ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland, in 1988, the M.S. degree from the University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA, in 1991, and the Ph.D. degree from the University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA, in 1995, all in electrical engineering and computer science. From 1995 to 2000, he was with Cadence Design Systems, where he was the architect of the company’s intellectual property protection and information hiding projects; from 2000 to 2002, he was Canesta Inc.’s Chief Architect, leading the development of the company’s 3D camera technology; Canesta was sold to Microsoft Corporation in 2010. Since 2002, he has been a member of the Faculty of EPFL and in 2008 he has become Chair of VLSI Design at the Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands, working on single-photon image sensors and quantum security devices. He has authored and coauthored over 250 articles in technical journals and conference proceedings and two books, and holds 18 patents. Dr. Charbon was the corecipient of 2012 European Photonics Innovation Award.