Dr. P. A. Subrahmanyam (Subra)
Dr. P. A. Subrahmanyam is a Consulting Professor at Stanford University,
and has been engaged in executive level management/technology consulting
for startups as well as larger/international corporations & investment
firms. He has defined corporate vision & strategy; implemented transitions
from fundamental concepts to successful commercial products; developed
and managed worldwide organizations and processes; and served in various
executive roles in startups in the wireless/systems/networking & semiconductor
arenas including Chairman & CTO.
Earlier, over a 14 year period at Bell Laboratories, he initiated and implemented projects in the areas of embedded/networked VLSI systems for multimedia, wireless and data communications, hardware-software co-design, formal verification, real-time/software systems, and multiprocessor/DSP architecture. At Bell Labs, Dr. Subrahmanyam also identified strategic areas and opportunities, directed research teams, recruited research staff, managed projects, liased with business units, and managed interactions with universities, government, and research and development organizations.
Subra has authored over 150 technical papers, authored/coauthored/edited
5 books, and has 9 international awarded/pending patents. He has presented
keynotes, tutorials, and colloquia at conferences, universities, &
research laboratories worldwide, and received numerous awards. He was
Chair of the IEEE Technical Committee on VLSI from 1992-1997; a Distinguished
Dr. Subrahmanyam holds Masters degrees in Computer Science & Physics from the Indian Institute of Technology, and a PhD in Computer Science from the State University of New York at Stony Brook, where he held an IBM Fellowship and conducted research at Stanford.