Best student paper award VLSI Symposium for PhD Efraïm Eland

At the 2020 VLSI Symposium, Efraïm Eland got selected for the 2020 Best Student Paper Award! He will receive the award at the 2021 VLSI Symposium in Kyoto, Japan. The award was for the design of a high dynamic range zoom ADC for audio applications with state-of-the-art energy-efficiency in audio ADCs. Shoubhik Karmakar, Burak Gönen, Robert van Veldhoven and Kofi Makinwa were co-authors, and the work was done in collaboration with NXP Semiconductors. The resulting paper can be found here.

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