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Daniel De AraujoPrincipal Product ArchitectMentor Graphics

Daniel has 23 years of experience in board and chip design, simulation, and validation in high-end servers and high volume commercial desktops. Originally from Brazil, he graduated with a B.S. in electrical engineering from Michigan State University and joined IBM's Personal Systems Division in 1997 in Research Triangle Park, NC. He finished his Masters in Computer Engineering at North Carolina State University in December of 2000. In 2001, he moved to Austin, TX and worked as a Senior Engineer and Team Lead in the IBM System X Electrical Interconnect and Packaging Design group. Then, in 2006, he joined Ansoft Corporation as an application engineer in the areas of High Frequency / Signal & Power Integrity. In 2010, he joined Physware as Director of Applications and the company name changed to Nimbic in June 2011. Mentor Graphics acquired Nimbic in 2014 and Siemens acquired Mentor Graphics in 2017 where he is a Principal Product Architect. Daniel has 14 patents issued, 11 filed, nine patent disclosure publications and 75 peer-reviewed publications in international IEEE conference proceedings, transactions, journals, and books.

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