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Dr. András POPPE, Associate Professor, Head of Department

Address: H-1521 Budapest, Pf. 91
Office: H-1117 Budapest, Magyar tudósok körútja 2., Q.B326
Phone: (+36 1) 463 2721
Fax: (+36 1) 463 2973
E-mail: poppe AT
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Personal data, degrees: András POPPE was born in 1962 in Budapest, Hungary. He obtained his MSc degree in electrical engineering in 1986 from the Technical University of Budapest, Faculty of Electrical Engineering.In 1996 he obtained a Cand.Sci. degree from the Hungarian Academy of Sciences and his PhD from TUB. Working experience: 1986-1989 Researcher at TUB Department of Electron Devices with scholarship of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. His research filed was circuit simulation and semiconductor device modeling. 1989-1990 Guest researcher at IMEC (Leuven, Belgium) where he was dealing with mobility modeling for the purpose of device simulation, postgraduate studies at KUL (Katholike Universiteit Leuven) with the scholarship of the Soros Foundation 1990- Since 1990 he is with the TUB-DED. In 1991/94 has been active in the Monte Carlo simulation of submicron MOS devices. Since 1996 he has been working at TUB-DED as an associate professor. In 1997 he was one of the co-founders of MicReD (now Mentor Graphics MicReD Division).

Besides his academic activities he is involved in various national and international research projects (e.g. KÖZLED and EU FW7 Fast2Light, NANOPACK, THERMINATOR, NANOTHERM projects). He is actively involved in the JEDEC JC15 and CIE TC2-63 and TC2-64 standardization committees. His fields of interest include thermal transient testing of packaged semiconductor devices, characterization of LEDs and OLEDs, electro-thermal simulation.

Research activity

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Other responsibilities

  • head of department,
  • Alumni PhD students