Xin Zhang (S’06–M’08–SM’13) received the B.S. degree in electronics engineering from Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an, China, in 2003, and the Ph.D. degree in microelectronics from Peking University, Beijing, China, in 2008.
In 2008, he joined the Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, as a project researcher, and was engaged in the research of low-voltage, low-power power management ICs. In 2012, he was a visiting scholar at the University of California, Berkeley, and then a project research associate at the Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan. In 2013, he was with the Institute of Microelectronics (IME), Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), Singapore, as a scientist. Since 2014, he has been a research staff member at IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA, where he works on fully integrated voltage converters for server CPUs.
He has authored or co-authored over 30 technical papers and holds two Japanese patents. He is an IEEE Senior Member. His research interests include power management ICs, power electronics, wireless power transmission, energy harvesting circuits, and low-voltage low-power CMOS analog circuits.