Karim Amin


Karim Amin
Full Name:
Karim Amin
Current Position: Reseach / Teaching Assistant

Address: 104-24 Brybeck Crescent, Kitchener, N2M2C7, Ontario, Canada
Mobile: +1 226-600-9341
Email: Karim.amin@uwaterloo.ca


Education background:
[B.Sc.] Electrical Engineering, Cairo University
[M.Sc.] Microelectronic System Design, Nile University
[PhD] University of Waterloo.

Research Interest:
Computer hardware security
Countermeasures for reverse engineering
3D integrated circuits
Embedded systems

Thesis Title:
Modeling & Characterization of TSVs (Through-Silicon Vias) in 3D ICs (Integrated Circuits)

Date of Defense: 15-July-2012

Dr. Yehea Ismail.
Dr. Alaa El-Roulby

Conference papers:

  • Salah, A. El Rouby, H. Ragai, K. Amin and Y. Ismail, “Compact lumped element model for TSV in 3D-ICs,” 2011 IEEE International Symposium of Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), Rio de Janeiro, 2011, pp. 2321-2324.
  • Salah, A. El-Rouby, Y. Ismail, H. Ragai and K. Amin, “Compact TSV modeling for low power application,” 2010 International Conference on Energy Aware Computing, Cairo, 2010, pp. 1-2.

Other Activities:

  • IEEE member