Ben Calhoun's research focuses on low-power VLSI design. Specifically, he is interested in ultra-low energy circuits operating in the sub-threshold region (with VDD less than VT). He also researches the impact of process scaling on memory circuits and architectures.
B.S. in Electrical Engineering, University of Virginia in 2000,M.S. in Electrical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2002,Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2006,
Low power digital circuit design
Sub-threshold digital circuits
SRAM design for end-of-the-roadmap silicon
Variation tolerant circuit design methodologies
Medical applications for low energy electronics