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2004 Distinguished Alumni Award

John P. Hayes

John P. Hayes

MSEE ?67, PhD ?70

University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, Michigan

Is recognized for his pioneering contributions to the designing and testing of logic circuits and for impacting engineering education worldwide through his textbooks. A faculty member at Michigan since 1982, Hayes conducts research in the general area of computer science and engineering, with specific interests in computer hardware design, quantum computing, computer-aided design, testing, and verification of digital systems, VLSI design, and fault-tolerant and embedded computer systems. Hayes has written several textbooks including several books including Computer Architecture and Organization,” Layout Minimization for CMOS Cells,” and “ Introduction to Digital Logic Design.”