Daniel Saab, PhD

Associate Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Case School of Engineering

Research Information

Research Interests

Computer architecture, VLSI system design and test, CAD design automation


Faisal K. Chowdhury, Massood Tabib-Azar, Sijing Han, and Daniel G. Saab “MEMS BASED SINGLE DEVICE “XOR” AND “AND” LOGIC GATES FOR LSI MECHANICAL PROCESSORS OPERATING IN HIGH RADIATION ENVIRONMENTS”, Solid-State Sensors, Actuator and Micosystems WorkShop, Hilton Head 2012, NC.

Faisal K. Chowdhury, Karumbaiah N. Chappanda, Daniel Saab, & Massood Tabib-Azar, "NOVEL SINGLE-DEVICE “XOR” AND “AND” GATES FOR HIGH SPEED, VERY LOW POWER LSI MECHANICAL PROCESSORS" , 16th Int. Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems Conference (TRANSDUCERS 2011),  pp 1100-1103, Current date Aug-01-2011, Beijing, China.

Daniel G. Saab,  Massood Tabib-Azar Complementary Nano-Electro-Mechanical Switche For Ultra-Low-Power Applications: Design and Modeling, The International Symposium on Quality Electronic Design, Santa Clara, CA. March 14-16, 2011

Massood Tabib-Azar, Faisal Khair Chowdhury, Karumbaiah C. Nanaiah, Daniel Saab, “Novel single device XOR and AND gates fabricated using MEMS technology”,  Nano Utah, Oct 14-15, 2010.

Faisal Khair Chowdhury, Karumbaiah C. Nanaiah, Massood Tabib-Azar,  Daniel Saab, “1 V, 1 GHz, Sub femto-amp leakage MEMS switches”, Nano Utah, Oct 14-15, 2010.

Vijay K. Sirigir, Khawla Alzoubi, Daniel G. Saab, Fatih Kocan, Massood Tabib-Azar, "Ultra-low-Power Ultra-fast Hybrid CNEMS-CMOS FPGA," International Conference on Field Programmable Logic and Applications, pp. 368-373, 2010 International Conference on Field Programmable Logic and Applications, 2010.

Khawla Alzoubi, Daniel G. Saab, Massood Tabib-Azar,"Circuit Simulation for Nano-Eleetro-Mechanical Switches VLSI Circuits", 53rd IEEE International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems, Seattle, Washington, August 1-4, 2010.

Massood Tabib-Azar, Khawla Alzoubi, Daniel Saab, "Novel MEMS 900 MHz Electrostatic Silicon Delay Line", IEEE SENSORS 2010, Hawaii, Nov. 2010.

Massood Tabib-Azar, S.R. Venumbaka, Khawla Alzoubi, Daniel Saab,"1 Volt, 1 GHz NEMS Switches", IEEE SENSORS 2010, Hawaii, November 2010.

Fatih Kocan, Lun Li, Daniel G. Saab: Exact Path Delay Fault Coverage Calculation of Partitioned Circuits. IEEE Trans. Computers 58(6): 858-864 (2009).

Khawla Alzoubi, Daniel G. Saab, and Massood Tabib-Azar. 2009. Complementary nano-electromechanical switches for ultra-low power embedded processors. In Proceedings of the 19th ACM Great Lakes symposium on VLSI (GLSVLSI '09). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 309-314.

Khawla Alzoubi, Daniel Saab and Massood Tabib-Azar “Complementary Nano-Electromechanical Switches: Fabrication, Modeling, Design and Simulation”, 2009 ICIDCT.

Saab, D.G.  Nagubadi, V.  Kocan, F.  Abraham, J., “Extraction based verification method for off the shelf integrated circuits”, Quality Electronic Design, 2009. ASQED 2009. 1st Asia Symposium, Kuala Lumpur, July 2009.

Daniel G. Saab, Fatih Kocan , Jacob Abraham " Hardware Trojan Modeling and Detection Techniques ",  Austin Conference on Integrated Systems & Circuits 2008, Austin, Texas, May 7-9, 2008.


University of Illinois-Champaign
Master of Science
University of Illinois-Champaign
Bachelor of Science
University of Illinois-Champaign