Université de Bordeaux

Ricardo Reis

Last update Wednesday 01 December 2021

Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Ricardo Reis received a Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil) in 1978, and a Ph.D. degree in Microelectronics from the National Polytechnic Institute of Grenoble (France) in 1983, and was named Doctor Honoris Causa of the University of Montpellier in 2016. He is a full Professor at the Informatics Institute of Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul.

His main research includes physical design automation, design methodologies, fault tolerant systems and microelectronics education. He has more than 700 publications including books, journals and conference proceedings. He was Vice-President of IFIP (International Federation for Information Processing) and was also President of the Brazilian Computer Society (two terms) and Vice-President of the Brazilian Microelectronics Society. Ricardo Reis is an active member of CASS and received the 2015 IEEE CASS Meritorious Service Award. He was Vice-President of CASS for two terms (2008/2011). He is the founder of the Rio Grande do Sul CAS Chapter, which obtained the World CASS Chapter of The Year Award 2011, 2012, and 2018, and R9 Chapter of The Year 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017 and 2020. He is a founder of several conferences like SBCCI and LASCAS, the CASS Flagship Conference in Region 9. He was the General or Program Chair of several conferences like IEEE ISVLSI, SBCCI, IFIP VLSI-SoC, ICECS, PATMOS. Ricardo Reis was the Chair of the IFIP/IEEE VLSI-SoC Steering Committee, Vice-Chair of the IFIP WG10.5 and is the Chair of IFIP TC10. He also launched the EMicro, an annual microelectronics school in South Brazil. In 2002 he received the Researcher of the Year Award in the state of Rio Grande do Sul. He is a founding member of the SBC (Brazilian Computer Society) and is also a founding member of SBMicro (Brazilian Microelectronics Society). He was a member of CASS DLP Program (2014/2015), and has given more than 70 invited talks in conferences. Finally, Ricardo Reis is member of IEEE CASS BoG and IEEE CEDA BoG as well as the IEEE IoT Initiative.

Wednesday 01 December 2021 by DUFFY Ciara. Last update Wednesday 01 December 2021