Biodata:Zvonimir Z. Bandić,Chairman of CHIPS Alliance, Chair of OpenCAPI org, and Board of Directors member of RISC-V standards organisation. Zvonimir Z. Bandić is the Research Staff Member and Senior Director of Next Generation Platform Technologies Department in a Western Digital Corporation in San Jose, California. He received his BS in electrical engineering in 1994 from the University of Belgrade, Yugoslavia, and his MS (1995) and PhD (1999) in applied physics from Caltech, Pasadena, in the field of novel electronic devices based on wide band gap semiconductors.He is currently focusing on emerging Non-Volatile Memories (PCM, ReRAM, MRAM) applications for datacenter distributed computing, including RISC-V based CPU technologies, in-memory compute, RDMA networking, and machine learning hardware acceleration. He has been awarded over 50 patents in the fields of solid-state electronics, solid state disk controller technology, security architecture and storage systems and has published over 50 peer-reviewed papers.
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