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Siva Sivoththaman, PhD


Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering


University of Waterloo

200 University Avenue West

Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1, Canada.


Phone: (519) 8884567 ext.35319

email: sivoththaman@uwaterloo.ca



Brief Bio: Dr. Sivoththaman received the PhD degree from the University of Paris (France) in 1993. After his PhD he worked at the Interuniversity Micro Electronic Center - IMEC (Belgium) as a Senior Research Scientist for 6 years. In year 2000 he joined the Electrical and Computer Engineering department of the University of Waterloo as an Associate Professor and became Full Professor in 2007. Dr. Sivoththaman received the Ontario Premier's Research Excellence Award in 2002. He has served as the first Director of University of Waterloo's Nanotechnology Engineering Program during the period 2004-2006. Dr. Sivoththaman has held an NSERC Associate Industrial Research Chair in Radio Frequency (RF) Engineering and Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS) during 2002-2006. He also held the Ontario Research Chair for Renewable Energy Technologies and Health during the period 2010-2015. He is also the Director of the Centre for Advanced Photovoltaic Devices and Systems (CAPDS) at Waterloo. Dr. Sivoththaman is a Senior Member of the IEEE and currently serves as the Chapter Chair for the Electron Devices Society of the IEEE Kitchener-Waterloo section.