Shahin Nazarian

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Practice
University of Southern California
USC Viterbi Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering


Dr. Nazarian's teaching and research activities span over a broad range of topics related to design, optimization and verification of digital hardware and software systems. He has designed several USC undergraduate and graduated courses on logic design, SoC design, system verification, sofware and algorithm design. He has worked as a consultant and designer for numerous projects involving semiconductor and software companies such as American Megatrends, Amphenol, Apple, Broadcom, Facebook, Fitbit, Fujitsu, GlobalFoundries, Google, GoPro, Huawei, Hulu, Intel, Jawbone, LG, MediaTek, MStar, Nintendo, Nokia, Qualcomm, Samsung, Semcon, SpaceX, Synopsys, 3M, TI, TiVo, Ubiquiti Networks, Xilinx, and ZTE.
He is the Founder and President of Vervecode Inc., a company that is active in the fields of entrepreneurship, investment, and research spanning diverse areas such as finance, computer science, engineering, and mathematics.


Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California (USC)
M.Sc. Computer Engineering, USC

Teaching Awards

First Recipient of the USC Dean's Award for Teaching Excellence
USC Fund for Innovative Undergraduate Teaching Grant


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