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Feng Li Named Micron Endowed Professor

July 14, 2022

The University of Idaho Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering’s Feng Li has been chosen to be the Micron Endowed Professor in Microelectronics.

Li received a Bachelor’s in Physics from the Ocean University of China; masters’ degrees in electrical engineering from the Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications and the University of Texas at Arlington; and his doctorate in electrical engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He started at the University of Idaho in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in 2014.

Li’s research involves simulation, design, fabrication and packaging of silicon and compound semiconductor devices and circuits.

The Micron Endowed Professor embraces Micron's vision to "transform how the world uses information to enrich life for all." Building the College of Engineering’s reputation in top-tier research, the endowment builds stronger connections between international industry leaders like Micron, provides a permanent revenue source for the growth and retention of excellent faculty, and provides funding for undergraduate and graduate research positions.

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