Tanay Karnik is a Principal Engineer and Director of Intel Lab’s University Research Office. He received his Ph.D. in Computer Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1995. His research interests are in the areas of variation tolerance, power delivery, soft errors and physical design. He has published over 45 technical papers, has 44 issued and 33 pending patents in these areas. He received an Intel Achievement Award for the pioneering work on integrated power delivery. He has presented several keynotes, invited talks and tutorials, and has served on 7 PhD students' committees. He was a member of ISSCC, DAC, ICCAD, ICICDT and ISQED program committees and JSSC, TCAD, TVLSI, TCAS review committees. Tanay was the General Chair of ASQED’10, ISQED'08, ISQED'09 and ICICDT'08. Tanay is an IEEE Senior Member, an ISQED Fellow, an Associate Editor for TVLSI and a Guest Editor for JSSC.