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Ray Simar (photo)

EMAIL: ray.simar@rice.edu
PHONE: 713-348-2257
OFFICE: Abercrombie A208

Ray Simar

Professor in the Practice of Digital Signal Processing Architecture
Departments of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Computer Science

EDUCATION

1981 B.S. Bioengineering, Texas A&M University
1983 M.S. Electrical and Computer Engineering, Rice University

RESEARCH SUMMARY

Digital signal processors; design methodology and programming tools. In 2009, Ray was elevated to Senior Member in the IEEE.

RESEARCH AREA

Systems

BRIEF BIO

Simar is a professor in the practice at Rice, teaching courses in digital signal processing and computer architecture. Prior to that, he spent 25 years as an engineer at Texas Instruments, working on semiconductors and leading teams developing computer architectures for digital signal processing.

AWARDS AND HONORS

2011 IEEE Fellow
1983 TI Fellow