SHANGHAI, April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Montage Technology Group, an innovator in high-performance, low-power mixed signal design and leading provider of digital TV and memory interface IC solutions, today announced that Dr. Cheng-Tie Chen has joined the company as VP of Engineering for digital TV product development.
"Dr. Chen has an outstanding track record in the IC design industry," said Dr. Howard Yang, Chairman and CEO of Montage Technology. "It's fortunate for us to have a professional of his high caliber. We are confident that his broad experience will lead Montage's digital TV product development to a more extensive level".
Dr. Chen has about 30 years of industrial R&D experience in digital TV related IC development. Before joining Montage, he was VP of Engineering at Trident Microsystems, responsible for digital TV IC development. Prior to Trident, Dr. Chen was VP of Engineering at Magnum Semiconductor and Cirrus Logic between 2001 and 2006. In 1996, he joined Stream Machine (which was acquired by Cirrus Logic in 2001) as Technology Founder and VP of Engineering. Dr. Chen also held various research and engineering positions at Eastman Kodak Research Laboratories and Bellcore between 1984 and 1996.
Dr. Chen received his MSEE and Ph.D. in electrical engineering from University of Pennsylvania, and BSEE from National Taiwan University.
About Montage Technology
Montage Technology is a leading fabless IC design company with operations in both Shanghai and Silicon Valley. By combining its expertise in advanced mixed-signal, RF, audio/video decoding and DSP technologies, Montage develops and delivers high-performance, low-power IC solutions that enable new applications in digital enterprise and digital home. Additional information about Montage Technology is accessible at http://www.montage-tech.com
SOURCE Montage Technology Group