Dr. Surinder Singh
Head of Design Tools
Surinder P Singh is Head of Design Tools at onsemi. He created the WebDesigner+ online design tools for customers to design with onsemi products. He released the new Product Recommendation Tools+ for selecting products. This designed the innovating ranking algorithm in the recommendation engine on the onsemi site. Surinder brought Community Forums to onsemi for the first time. Prior to this, he worked at Texas Instruments in the WEBENCH Design Tools team as the Application and Software manager. At TI he also worked on technology development of advanced 90- and 65-nm CMOS technology using Technology Computer-Aided Design (TCAD) tools. Before this he was at Intel Corporation, Hillsboro, OR and Santa Clara, CA working on TCAD development, hot-carrier transport modeling and Monte Carlo simulations of advanced devices. He helped develop the technology for 180-nm and tri-gate devices through simulations and modeling. Prior to that in Intel he was on the design team for first quarter-micron Pentium MMX mobile processor where he designed and modeled I/O buffers.
He got his Bachelor of Technology from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India, and M.S. and Ph.D. degree from University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA, all in electrical engineering. In his spare time he loves to play Indian musing on Hawaiian guitar and draw cartoons which have been published in newspapers and magazines.