About the Author
Tzi-Dar Chiueh, National Taiwan University, Taiwan Tzi-Dar Chiueh is a Professor of Electrical Engineering at National Taiwan University and Director General of the National Chip Implementation Center in Hsinchu, Taiwan. He has also held visiting positions at ETH Zurich Switzerland at State University of New York at Stony Brook. Chiueh has won numerous awards, including the Acer Long-Term (11 times), the Golden Silicon Award (2002, 2005, 2007, and 2009), NTU Teaching Excellence Award (2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, and 2010), National Science Council's Outstanding Research Award (2004 2007), Chinese Institute of Electrical Engineers' Outstanding Electrical Engineering Professor, NTU Himax Chair Professorship (2006), and the Ministry of Economic Affairs' Outstanding Industry Contribution Award (2009). He holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from National Taiwan University, and an M.S and PhD in Electrical Engineering from the California Institute of Technology. Pei-Yun Tsai, National Central University, Taiwan Pei-Yun Tsai is an Assistant Professor in Electrical Engineering at National Central University. Her research interests are digital baseband communication algorithms, MIMO techniques, and low-power IC/architecture implementation for telecommunications receivers. Tsai has won a number chipset design awards. She holds a B.S, M.S. and PhD in electrical engineering from National Taiwan University. I-Wei Lai, National Taiwan University, Taiwan I-Wei Lai is with the Microsystem Research Lab at National Taiwan University. His research interests include baseband signal processing algorithms and VLSI design.