Radu Marculescu

Kavčić-Moura Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering – ECE
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Office 2108 Hamerschlag Hall
Telephone (412)-268-8710
Fax (412)-268-1374
Website http://www.ece.cmu.edu/~sld/
Assistant Judy Bandola

Research Interests

  • Analysis and optimization of embedded systems
  • Systems-On-Chip/Networks-On-Chip
  • Low-power VLSI systems
  • Theoretical foundations of cyber-physical systems

In the News

  • Radu Marculescu Wins Best Paper Award at Design Automation and Test (DATE) Conference
  • Marculescu Receives NSF CAREER Grant
  • Radu Marculescu Wins Best Paper Award at ASP-DAC
  • Marculescu and Hu Win DATE'03 Best Paper Award
  • Smailagic Guest Edits IEEE Transactions on Computers; Interviewed for Computerworld
  • Marculescu Published in 3 IEEE Journals; IDF Hosts Her as a Panelist
  • CSSI Participates in DAC; Hosts Alumni & Friends Reception
  • Marculescu and Varatkar Win IEEE Best Paper Award
  • ECE Faculty Among Most Cited in *IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design*
  • Best Student Paper Awarded to ECE Graduate Student & Advisor
  • ECE Faculty Win Awards at DAC
  • Marculescu and Hu Selected for DATE Book
  • ECE Students Display Final Projects
  • Bogdan Receives Rocca Foundation Fellowship
  • Chou Wins Best Poster Award
  • Radu Marculescu, Diana Marculescu Win Best Paper Award
  • Marculescu Delivers Keynote at VLSI-SoC
  • Radu Marculescu Named FnTEDA Editor-in-Chief
  • Researchers Earn Best Paper Award
  • Marculescu Receives Best Paper Award
  • Bogdan Earns Best in Session Award at TECHCON12
  • ECE Team Wins Best Paper Award at CODES-ISSS
  • Marculescu Delivers Keynote at SiPS
  • Marculescu, Hoe Named IEEE Fellows
  • Radu Marculescu Wins Most Influential Paper Award
  • ECE Professor Delivers Keynote at PATMOS
  • Congratulations to the 2013 CIT Faculty Award recipients!
  • ECE Professor to Deliver Keynote at the IEEE International Green Computing Conference
  • Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Professor and Ph.D. student's paper published in PLOS ONE
  • Marculescu featured in Scientific American for molecular tweeting
  • Marculescu published in PeerJ Computer Science
  • Leveraging social media to engineer success
  • Internet on a chip: researchers step towards energy-efficient multicore chips
  • CMU joins national network for manufacturing innovation to support research on functional fabrics
  • Marculescu battles bacterial infections
  • Datacenter-on-Chip
  • External Press

  • Carnegie Mellon project redefines network design
  •  Radu  Marculescu

    Carnegie Mellon, 2000

    Research Area



    Embedded systems, multicore systems, on-chip communication, low-power design, cyber-physical systems.


    PhD, 1998
    Electrical Engineering
    University of Southern California