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Lukas van Ginneken

Founder of Magma


Lukas van Ginneken was a founder of Magma Design Automation, Inc in 1997. At Magma he architected the database, the general methodology and the timing optimization.
From 1995 to 1997 he worked at Synopsys Inc.

van Ginneken joined the logic synthesis group at IBM’s T.J. Watson Research Center in 1989 where he worked on logic synthesis buffering and dynamic logic.

van Ginneken holds a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Eindhoven University in the Netherlands.