Guy Torfs


Guy Torfs was born in Antwerpen, Belgium in 1984. He received the engineering degree in applied electronics and the Ph.D. degree in applied sciences, electronics from Ghent University, Belgium in 2007 and 2012 respectively. Since 2011, he is with IMEC, associated to Ghent University. In 2014, as part of the Bi-PON and Cascaded Bi-PON team, he was rewarded with the Greentouch 1000x award. He was co-recipient of a 2015 DesignCon Best Paper Award in the High-Speed Signal Design category.

His research focuses on high-speed mixed signal designs for fiber-optic and backplane communication systems, including equalization circuits and clock and data recovery systems.



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