Gerhard Schrom received the M.S. degree in 1992 and the Ph.D. degree in 1998 from the Technical University Vienna, Austria. His Ph.D. research work encompassed device and circuit simulation, device modeling, and low voltage/low power CMOS technology
Gerhard Schrom was born in Mödling, Austria, in 1963. He studied electrical engineering at the Technische Universität Wien, where he received the degree of Diplomingenieur in March 1992. During his studies he was working on software development projects in the CAD field. He joined the Institute for Microelectronics in April 1992. His research interests include device and circuit simulation, circuit design and synthesis, signal and image processing, and TCAD framework aspects. In spring 1994 he held a visiting research position at HITACHI, Tokyo, Japan. In summer 1997 he held a visiting research position at INTEL, Hillsboro OR, USA.