Engineering Genetic Circuits: Author Biography

Chris J. Myers received the B.S. degree in electrical engineering and Chinese history in 1991 from the California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, and the M.S.E.E. and Ph.D. degrees from Stanford University, Stanford, CA, in 1993 and 1995, respectively. He is a Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT. Dr. Myers is the author of over 80 technical papers and the textbook Asynchronous Circuit Design. He is also a co-inventor on 4 patents. His research interests include algorithms for the analysis of real-time concurrent systems, analog error control decoders, formal verification, asynchronous circuit design, and the modeling and analysis of genetic regulatory circuits. Dr. Myers received an NSF Fellowship in 1991, an NSF CAREER award in 1996, and best paper awards at Async1999 and Async2007.