Dr. Jason Xing

President and CEO


Jason Xing is co-founder, President and CEO at ICScape. Previously he served as CTO and VP of Engineering of ICScape, where he architected and lead the development for ICScape timing closure, clock analysis, and leakage power reduction products. Jason has over 20 years EDA research and development experience. In 1997, he joined Sun Labs after receiving his PhD in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. At Sun Labs, Xing did research on physical and logical concurrent design methodologies and shape-based routing technologies. In 2001, he joined the Sun Microsystems internal CAD development team before he co-founded ICScape in 2005. Jason also holds a PhD in Mathematics from University of Louisiana.

 

 

 

Dr. You-Pang Wei

Vice President of Research & Development

You-Pang Wei serves as Vice President (VP) of Research & Development at ICScape, Inc. He has over 30 years industrial experiences in semiconductor design, modeling, analysis, simulation and characterization EDA software in both semiconductor and panel display industries. He started his career as a memory circuit designer. Since year 2000, he has leaded the development of world-class memory characterization products used by major semiconductor companies. You-Pang was also the HSPICE chief architect and had instrumented the major developments in HSPICE. Since year 2010, he has directed the developments of LCD & AMOLED modeling, simulation and analysis products, which have been broadly adopted by panel display manufacturers. Especially for AMOLED technology, his teams innovated the TFT and OLED models with hysteresis and stress effects, which have enabled high-quality and reliable display panels for various applications such as smart phones, TVs and automobiles etc. You-Pang has worked with AMD, Intel, Meta-Software and Mentor Graphics, and founded both Performance CAD and Legend Design Technologies, with numerous experiences and various hand-on skills accumulated on R&D management, product marketing, tech sales and customer support. He received a B.S. degree in electrical engineering from National Taiwan University, and a M.S. degree and Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

 

 

 

Dr. K.C. Chen

Vice President of Research & Development

K.C. Chen is Vice President at ICScape. Previously Dr. Chen was Co-Founder, CTO and VP of R&D of Verplex Systems, which was the industry leader in Formal Verification tools that was acquired by Cadence Design Systems, where Dr. Chen worked in the CTO Office. Before starting Verplex Systems, Dr. Chen worked at Fujitsu Labs and held various engineering and management positions. Dr. Chen is also a General Partner of the NACSE Angel Fund, which he co-funded with other successful entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley. Dr. Chen holds a Ph.D. and M.S. in Computer Science from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and has over 20 years experience in EDA and software industries.