Northwestern University, USA
Field: Spintronics & Fundamental Properties and Cooperative Phenomena
Presentation title: Computing with voltage-controlled magnetic tunnel junctions
Pedram Khalili is Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Applied Physics at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, USA. His research interests are in voltage control of magnetism, antiferromagnetic spintronics, magnonics, emerging memory technologies, and unconventional computing. He received the B.S. degree in electrical engineering from Sharif University of Technology in 2004, and the Ph.D. degree (cum laude) from Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) in 2008. Prior to joining Northwestern University, he was an adjunct assistant professor at the University of California, Los Angeles. Pedram received the Northwestern University ECE department's Best Teacher Award in 2020. He serves on the Editorial Board of Journal of Physics: Photonics. He was Chair of the Chicago Chapter of the IEEE Magnetics Society (2020-2023), and currently represents the IEEE Magnetics Society on the IEEE Task Force for Rebooting Computing (TFRC) Executive Committee. He is a Senior Member of the IEEE.