SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Montage Technology Group, a leading fabless semiconductor company today announced the appointment of Prof. Charles G. Sodini as an independent member to its Board of Directors.
"We are delighted to welcome Prof. Sodini to our Board. Charlie's profound influence and knowledge in both academia and industry will be an invaluable addition to Montage," said Dr. Howard Yang, Chairman and CEO of Montage Technology Group.
Dr. Sodini is currently the LeBel Professor of Electrical Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He was a co-founder of SMaL Camera Technologies, a leader in imaging technology for consumer digital still cameras and machine vision cameras for automotive applications. He has served on a variety of IEEE Conference Committees, including the International Electron Device Meeting where he was the 1989 General Chairman. He has served on the IEEE Electron Device Society Administrative Committee and was president of the IEEE Solid-State Circuits Society from 2002 to 2004. He is currently the Chair of the Executive Committee for the IEEE VLSI Symposia and a Fellow of the IEEE.
Dr. Sodini received the B.S.E.E. degree from Purdue University, in 1974, and the M.S.E.E. and the Ph.D. degrees from the University of California, Berkeley, in 1981 and 1982, respectively.
About Montage Technology
Founded in May 2004, Montage Technology is a global leading fabless provider of analog and mixed-signal semiconductor solutions currently addressing the home entertainment and cloud computing markets. The foundation of company's technology platform is the ability to design high performance, low power semiconductors by using the proprietary building blocks which include radio frequency and analog front end solutions, digital signal processors and high speed interfaces. In the home entertainment market, Montage's technology platform enables the company to design highly integrated end-to-end solutions with customized software for set-top boxes. Its solutions optimize signal processing performance under demanding operating conditions typically found in emerging market environments. In the cloud computing market, Montage offers high performance, low power memory interface solutions that enable memory intensive server applications. The technology platform approach allows Montage to provide integrated solutions that meet the expanding needs of customers through continuous innovation, efficient design and rapid product development. Since the inception in 2004, Montage has sold over 230 million integrated circuits which have been shipped to over 150 end customers worldwide.
Additional information about Montage Technology is accessible at www.montage-tech.com.
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