The time has come for the engineering community to cast votes for the DesignCon 2023 Engineer of the Year. This award is given out each year during the DesignCon event and seeks to recognize the best of the best in engineering and new product advancements at the chip, board, or system level, with a special emphasis on signal integrity and power integrity.
Editors of Design News and the staff of DesignCon would like to offer hearty congratulations to the finalists. For this year’s award, the winner will be able to direct a $1,000 donation to any secondary educational institution in the United States. The details on each nominee in the above slideshow are provided in their published biographies and by the person/s who made the nomination. Please cast your vote by following this link.
Voting closes at noon Pacific Time on January 12. The winner will be announced at DesignCon 2023, January 31-February 2, at the Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, CA.
The five finalists for the 2023 DesignCon Engineer of the Year Award are:
- Walter Katz, Chief Scientist, MathWorks
- Casey Morrison, Chief Product Officer and Co-Founder, Astera Labs
- Steve Sandler, Founder, Picotest.com
- Larry D. Smith, Principal Signal Integrity Engineer, Micron
- Kenneth Wyatt, Principal Consultant, Wyatt Technical Services LLC
Click through our slideshow to read up on these esteemed engineers and then cast your vote for the 2023 Engineer of the Year.