• Conference
    Jan 30-Feb 1, 2018
  • Expo
    Jan 31-Feb 1, 2018
  • Santa Clara Convention
    | Santa Clara, CA

DesignCon 2018 Schedule Builder

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Haitao (Tony) Xia, Distiguished Engineer, Broadcom Limited

Dr. Haitao (Tony) Xia is Distinguished Engineer of R&D at Broadcom Technologies, leading the research and development of advanced read channel and Serdes architectures for data storage systems. Dr. Xia is the Editor and Member of Steering Committee of IEEE Transactions on Big Data and was Chairman of IEEE Data Storage Technical Committee (DSTC). Before his work at Broadcom/Avago/LSI, Dr. Xia worked at Silicon Valley start-up, Linked-A-Media Devices, on signal processing and coding in the area of magnetic recording channels and non-volatile memories. Dr. Xia has published more than 20 articles in peer-reviewed journals/conferences, and has more than 120 US patent granted to his name. Dr. Xia received Best Paper Award of 2015 IEEE DSTC, and 2017 DesignCon. Dr. Xia is an IEEE Senior Member and Member of Sigma Xi. He received the Ph. D degree from University of Oklahoma, and B.E. and M.E. degrees from Southeast University, Nanjing, China.