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Digital Hardware Design and Verification

Digital Hardware Design and Verification focuses on developing and ensuring the reliability of electronic systems and components including CPUs, FPGAs, and ASICs. This field uses languages like Verilog and VHDL for design, and tools such as compilers and simulation software for testing and verification. It supports innovations in technologies like RISC-V architectures and system-on-chips, impacting numerous applications from embedded systems to high-performance computing.

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Employed at YosysHQ
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Austria
Rock Star
11 years of coding experience
TOP CONTRIBUTIONS TO PROJECTS
YosysHQ/yosys
Yosys: 4546 commits in 10 years 2 months
YosysHQ/sby
Sby: 46 commits in 2 years 8 months
riscv/riscv-bitmanip
Riscv-bitmanip: 46 commits in 1 year 1 months
Top skills
Score
yosys
10
suite
10
synthesis
10

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2

Founder at FPG-eh Research
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Canada
Rock Star
16 years of coding experience
TOP CONTRIBUTIONS TO PROJECTS
YosysHQ/yosys
Yosys: 3335 commits in 6 years 5 months
YosysHQ/nextpnr
Nextpnr: 420 commits in 1 year 10 months
YosysHQ/yosys-tests
Yosys-tests: 185 commits in 1 year 2 months
Top skills
Score
yosys
10
python
10
suite
10

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3

Digital Design Engineer at Analog Devices
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United States
Rock Star
27 years of coding experience
TOP CONTRIBUTIONS TO PROJECTS
analogdevicesinc/hdl
Hdl: 1907 commits in 3 years 9 months
analogdevicesinc/no-OS
No-OS: 168 commits in 2 years 2 months
analogdevicesinc/linux
Linux: 22 commits in 16 days
Top skills
Score
verilog
10
hdl
10
fpga
10

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4

Employed at SiFive
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United States
Rock Star
18 years of coding experience
TOP CONTRIBUTIONS TO PROJECTS
sifive/wake
Wake: 2176 commits in 4 years 2 months
chipsalliance/rocket-chip
Rocket-chip: 1607 commits in 4 years 5 months
MLton/mlton
Mlton: 398 commits in 6 years 6 months
Top skills
Score
scala
10
riscv
10
rocket-chip
10

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5

Software Engineer Manager at Analog Devices
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Romania
Rock Star
17 years of coding experience
TOP CONTRIBUTIONS TO PROJECTS
analogdevicesinc/linux
Linux: 2063 commits in 9 years 8 months
analogdevicesinc/no-OS
No-OS: 1221 commits in 10 years 1 months
RobertCNelson/linux-stable-rcn-ee
Linux-stable-rcn-ee: 422 commits in 1 months
Top skills
Score
device-driver
10
linux
4
drivers
3

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6

Employed at Institute of Computing Technology, CAS
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China
Rock Star
TOP CONTRIBUTIONS TO PROJECTS
OpenXiangShan/XiangShan
XiangShan: 1997 commits in 2 years 7 months
OpenXiangShan/env-scripts
Env-scripts: 129 commits in 1 year 10 months
OpenXiangShan/NEMU
NEMU: 117 commits in 2 years 6 months
Top skills
Score
risc-v
10
microarchitecture
10
risc
3

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7

Chief Engineer at SiFive
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United States
Rock Star
14 years of coding experience
TOP CONTRIBUTIONS TO PROJECTS
chipsalliance/rocket-chip
Rocket-chip: 1361 commits in 10 years 7 months
riscv/riscv-isa-manual
Riscv-isa-manual: 916 commits in 6 years
riscv-software-src/riscv-isa-sim
Riscv-isa-sim: 758 commits in 11 years 4 months
Top skills
Score
riscv
10
scala
9
rocket-chip
9

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8

Senior Principal Engineer at SiFive
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United States
Rock Star
18 years of coding experience
TOP CONTRIBUTIONS TO PROJECTS
chipsalliance/rocket-chip
Rocket-chip: 1353 commits in 8 years
lowRISC/uncore
Uncore: 116 commits in 1 year 1 months
sequencer/rocket
Rocket: 90 commits in 3 years 10 months
Top skills
Score
chisel
10
rocket-chip
10
riscv
10

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9

System Design Engineer at Analog Devices
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Romania
Rock Star
14 years of coding experience
TOP CONTRIBUTIONS TO PROJECTS
analogdevicesinc/hdl
Hdl: 1010 commits in 9 years
rocky5989/hdl
Hdl: 76 commits in 1 year
johnathan-convertino-afrl/hdl
Hdl: 38 commits in 10 months
Top skills
Score
hdl
10
fpga
10
verilog
10

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10

Digital Design Engineer at Synopsys
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Romania
Rock Star
18 years of coding experience
TOP CONTRIBUTIONS TO PROJECTS
analogdevicesinc/hdl
Hdl: 979 commits in 4 years 6 months
johnathan-convertino-afrl/hdl
Hdl: 247 commits in 1 year 6 months
analogdevicesinc/linux
Linux: 172 commits in 4 years 6 months
Top skills
Score
hdl
10
verilog
10
fpga
10

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11

Software Engineer at Analog Devices
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Romania
Rock Star
11 years of coding experience
TOP CONTRIBUTIONS TO PROJECTS
analogdevicesinc/no-OS
No-OS: 878 commits in 4 years 5 months
analogdevicesinc/linux
Linux: 363 commits in 1 year 8 months
analogdevicesinc/education_tools
Education_tools: 236 commits in 3 years 11 months
Top skills
Score
device-driver
10
drivers
3
operating-system
3

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12

hacker, computer architect, geek, pilot, dad at Amazon Web Services
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United States
30 years of coding experience
TOP CONTRIBUTIONS TO PROJECTS
gem5/gem5
Gem5: 1313 commits in 12 years 7 months
harvard-acc/gem5-aladdin
Gem5-aladdin: 1312 commits in 8 years 8 months
codverch/Dirty-Block-Index
Dirty-Block-Index: 1103 commits in 12 years 7 months
Top skills
Score
simulation
10
modeling
10
arm
10

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13

C System Software Engineer | Embedded Specialist | Rust Pioneer | Cybersecurity Studies at Technical University Of Cluj Napoca
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Romania
Rock Star
TOP CONTRIBUTIONS TO PROJECTS
analogdevicesinc/no-OS
No-OS: 769 commits in 2 years 2 months
analogdevicesinc/linux
Linux: 87 commits in 1 year 2 months
analogdevicesinc/EVAL-ADICUP3029
EVAL-ADICUP3029: 57 commits in 1 year 7 months
Top skills
Score
device-driver
10
drivers
3
linux
3

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14

Senior Fellow at AMD
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United States
37 years of coding experience
TOP CONTRIBUTIONS TO PROJECTS
gem5/gem5
Gem5: 1145 commits in 14 years 8 months
codverch/Dirty-Block-Index
Dirty-Block-Index: 1000 commits in 14 years 8 months
harvard-acc/gem5-aladdin
Gem5-aladdin: 311 commits in 7 years 10 months
Top skills
Score
simulator
10
modeling
10
open-source
10

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15

Hardware-Software Codesign | Embedded Systems | SLAM at Cruise
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United States
Rock Star
12 years of coding experience
TOP CONTRIBUTIONS TO PROJECTS
analogdevicesinc/linux
Linux: 3349 commits in 10 years 7 months
aosp-mirror/kernel_common
Kernel_common: 2476 commits in 11 years 3 months
kraatus90/payton
Payton: 2277 commits in 7 years 1 months
Top skills
Score
linux
10
iio
10
kernel
3

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16

Democratizer of Custom Silicon at Sifive
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United States
Rock Star
23 years of coding experience
TOP CONTRIBUTIONS TO PROJECTS
chipsalliance/rocket-chip
Rocket-chip: 775 commits in 4 years 9 months
riscv/riscv-debug-spec
Riscv-debug-spec: 285 commits in 2 years 10 months
chipsalliance/chisel
Chisel: 192 commits in 6 years 6 months
Top skills
Score
scala
10
chisel
10
riscv
6

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17

/
China
Rock Star
TOP CONTRIBUTIONS TO PROJECTS
OpenXiangShan/XiangShan
XiangShan: 1051 commits in 3 years 3 months
OSCPU/NutShell
NutShell: 342 commits in 2 years 7 months
OpenXiangShan/difftest
Difftest: 154 commits in 1 year
Top skills
Score
risc-v
10
microarchitecture
10
risc
3

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18

Hardware Design Engineer on TPU Project at Google
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United States
Rock Star
13 years of coding experience
TOP CONTRIBUTIONS TO PROJECTS
chipsalliance/rocket-chip
Rocket-chip: 753 commits in 4 years
ucb-bar/chipyard
Chipyard: 429 commits in 4 years 1 months
kanto-player/kanto
Kanto: 393 commits in 1 months
Top skills
Score
rocket-chip
10
riscv
10
chisel
10

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19

Staff Software Engineer presso Arm at Arm
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United Kingdom
Rock Star
13 years of coding experience
TOP CONTRIBUTIONS TO PROJECTS
gem5/gem5
Gem5: 938 commits in 5 years 4 months
codverch/Dirty-Block-Index
Dirty-Block-Index: 856 commits in 4 years 9 months
tanvisharma/gem5_565
Gem5_565: 510 commits in 3 years
Top skills
Score
modeling
10
architecture
10
simulator
10

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Director of Business Development and Marketing at Mtone Wireless
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China
Rock Star
22 years of coding experience
TOP CONTRIBUTIONS TO PROJECTS
OpenXiangShan/XiangShan
XiangShan: 961 commits in 2 years 4 months
Lingrui98/scalaTage
ScalaTage: 61 commits in 1 year 6 months
shinezyy/gem5
Gem5: 57 commits in 2 months
Top skills
Score
risc-v
10
microarchitecture
10
risc
3

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