Poras T. Balsara

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Professor of Electrical Engineering

(972) 883-2557 | [email protected]

Poras T. Balsara received the L.E.E. diploma in electronics from The Victoria Jubilee Technical Institute (VJTI), Bombay, India in 1980 and the B.E. (electrical) degree with distinction from The University of Bombay, India in 1983.  He received his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the Penn State University in 1985 and 1989, respectively.

In 1989 he joined the Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science at The University of Texas at Dallas and is currently a Professor of Electrical Engineering. He directs research activities within the VLSI Design Lab and the Integrated Design, Engineering, and Algorithmics (IDEA) Lab. His research interests include, VLSI Design, design of energy efficient circuits and systems, power electronics, digitally-intensive / digitally-assisted mixed-signal circuits, computer arithmetic and application-specific architectures. He has published extensively in leading peer-reviewed journals and conferences. He is a Fellow of the IEEE.