Shimeng Yu portrait

Shimeng Yu

Assistant Professor
Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering

School of Electrical, Computer, and Energy Engineering, Arizona State University

Office: ISTB4 Room 555C
Address:781 Terrace Rd, Rm 591, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA Work Phone:+1-480-727-1900

Ph.D., electrical engineering, Stanford University, 2013
M.S., electrical engineering, Stanford University, 2011
B.S., microelectronics, Peking University, 2009

Research Interests

  • Emerging nano-devices and circuits beyond CMOS technology
  • New computing paradigms beyond von-Neumann architecture
  • Hardware security with nanoelectronic technologies


Shimeng Yu received the B.S. degree in microelectronics from Peking University, Beijing, China in 2009, and the M.S. degree and Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA in 2011, and in 2013, respectively. He is currently an assistant professor of electrical engineering and computer engineering at Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA.

His research interests are emerging nano-devices and circuits with a focus on the resistive memories for different applications including machine/deep learning, neuromorphic computing, monolithic 3D integration, hardware security, radiation-hard electronics, etc. He has published >60 journal papers and >100 conference papers with citations >5200 and H-index 32.

Among his honors, he is a recipient of the Stanford Graduate Fellowship from 2009 to 2012, the IEEE Electron Devices Society Masters Student Fellowship in 2010, the IEEE Electron Devices Society PhD Student Fellowship in 2012, the DOD-DTRA Young Investigator Award in 2015,  the NSF Faculty Early CAREER Award in 2016, and the ASU Fulton Outstanding Assistant Professor in 2017, and the IEEE Electron Devices Society Early Career Award in 2017.

He did summer internship in IMEC, Belgium in 2011, and IBM TJ Watson Research Center in 2012. He held visiting faculty position in Air Force Research Laboratory in 2016. He served the Technical Program Committee for IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS) 2015-2017, ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC) 2017-2018, and IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM) 2017-2018, etc.