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Shawn Blanton

Professor of the Electrical & Computer Engineering Department

Director of the Center for Silicon

System implementation

Tel: 412.268.2987

Email: blanton(AT)

My CMU ECE Department Profile



Dawn Sienko

Research Administrator Assistant

Electrical and Computer Engineering Department
Carnegie Mellon University
2125 Hamerschlag Hall

Tel: 412-268-9192

Email: dsienko(AT)

Advanced   Chip   
Test  Laboratory.

The Advanced Chip Test Laboratory (ACTL) at Carnegie Mellon University develops and implements data-mining techniques for improving the security, operation, design, manufacturing and testing of integrated systems. Our research involves data-mining algorithm development, data analysis, chip design, testing and diagnosis in collaboration with various industrial partners that currently include Google, Broadcom, Qualcomm and GlobalFoundries. The founder and head of ACTL is Prof. Shawn Blanton.

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