Xiyuan Tang

Postdoctoral Researcher

University of Texas at Austin


Xiyuan Tang is currently a postdoctoral researcher at University of Texas at Austin, co-advised by Prof. Nan Sun and Prof. David Z. Pan. Xiyuan received the B.Sc. degree (Hons.) from the School of Microelectronics, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China, in 2012, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA, in 2014 and 2019 respectively. From 2014 to 2017, he was a Design Engineer with Silicon Laboratories, Austin, TX, where he was involved in the RF receiver design.

His current research interests include analog/mixed-signal circuits, intelligent sensors, and ICs for human healthcare.

Xiyuan is currently on the academic job market.


  • 10/2020: Three papers are accepted to ISSCC 2021. Cheers!
  • 07/2020: Two co-authored papers are accepted to IC-CAD 2020. Cheers!
  • 04/2020: One paper on high-speed SAR ADC featuring reference ripple cancellation technique, is accepted by VLSI 2020. Cheers!
  • 02/2020: The work of NS-SAR with closed-loop dynamic amplifier has been presented in ISSCC 2020!
  • 12/2019: The work of energy-efficient comparator has been accepted to JSSC!
  • 12/2019: Congrats to Xiyuan for winning IEEE SSCS Rising Stars 2020 Award!
  • 10/2019: One first-author and two co-author papers have been accepted to ISSCC 2020. Cheers!
  • 07/2019: Xiyuan successfully defend his Ph.D. dissertation.
  • 02/2019: One paper on ultra-low power dynamic comparator, is accepted by VLSI 2019. Cheers!


  • xitang@utexas.edu
  • 2501 Speedway, Austin, TX 78712