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Neuromorphic & In-memory computing
IBM Research | Zurich




Short biography

Irem Boybat joined the Neuromorphic & In-memory computing group of IBM Research – Zurich as a pre-doctoral researcher in November of 2015. Her current research focus is on neuromorphic computing using non-volatile memory devices. Prior to this, Irem was a research scholar at IBM Research – Almaden, San Jose, California with similar research focus.

Irem is working toward her PhD degree in Electrical Engineering (EDEE) at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in Lausanne, Switzerland. She earned her Master of Science degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, also from EPFL, in August of 2015 and her Bachelor of Science degree in Electronics Engineering from Sabanci University, Istanbul, Turkey, in 2013.


Selected Talks

Invited talk, "Women in Tech 2020", Stockholm, Sweden, March 2020

Invited talk, Symposium "Advanced neuromorphic computing hardware: Towards efficient machine learning" at DPG Spring Meeting, Dresden, Germany, March 2020

Invited talk, "Jubilee Seminar: Peak Human?" at Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences, Stockholm, Sweden, December 2019 (live-streamed video available)

Invited talk, "Neuromorphic Computing day" at Sabanci University, Istanbul, Turkey, April 2019

Invited talk, "Neuromorphic computing and hardware Gothenburg - Stockholm joint workshop", Stockholm, Sweden, December 2018

Invited talk, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland, May 2018