Selahattin Sayil, Ph.D.

Selected Publications

  • Sayil, S., Soft Error Mechanisms, Modeling and Mitigation (Book Publication), Springer, New York, NY, 2016 (
  • Sayil, S. Contactless Measurement and Testing Techniques(Book Publication),  Springer Publishing, NY, 2018 (
  • Sayil, S., "Soft-Error-Aware Power Optimization Using Dynamic Threshold" (Book Chapter), in VLSI: Circuits for Emerging Applications, CRC Press, October 24, 2014, ISBN 9781466599093. 
  • Sayil, S., "Contactless Measurement and Testing Techniques"(Book Chapter), in Advanced Circuits for Emerging Technologies, Wiley,  May 2012 , ISBN-10: 0470900059
  • Sayil, S., Shah, A.H. , Zaman, M.A., Islam, M.A.,"Soft Error Mitigation using Transmission Gate with varying Gate and Body Bias" (Journal Article), IEEE Design & Test, Volume 34, Issue: 1, pp. 47-56 , 2017.
  • Sayil, S., Bhowmik, P. “Mitigating the thermally induced single event crosstalk”, Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing, vol. 92, no. 2, pp. 247–253, August 2017.
  • Sayil, S., Yao, Y., “Single Event Coupling Delay Estimation in Nanometer Technologies", Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing, vol. 86, no:2, pp. 215-225, February 2016.
  • Sayil, S., Yuan, Li, “Modeling Single Event Crosstalk Speedup in Nanometer Technologies”, Microelectronics Journal, Volume 46, Issue 5, pp. 343–35, May 2015.
  • Sayil, S., Yao Y., Islam, Md. A, “Soft Error Mitigation Using Transmission Gate with Varying Gate and Body Bias”, Presented in 2014 IEEE Nuclear and Space Radiation Effects Conference, July 2014, Paris, France.   
  • Sayil, S., Wang, J. Yeddula, S. R., “Single Event Coupling Soft Errors in Nanoscale CMOS Circuits”, IEEE Design and Test, Volume 30, Issue: 6, pp. 1-9, December 2013.    


  • Ph. D., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
  • M. Sc. Electrical and Computer Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA
  • B. Sc. Electronics Ed., Gazi University, Turkey

Awards & Honors

  • Associate Editor for International Journal of Electronics (2008-present) 
  • Corresponding Editor for IEEE Potentials (2008)
  • Research Enhancement Grant Awards obtained from Lamar University
  • Promoted to Department Chair position, Electronics & Computer Education Department, Pamukkale University, Denizli, Turkey, Feb 2001- May 2003.
  • Teaching and Research Assistantships awarded from Vanderbilt University (1999), (1998).
  • Graduated first in rank among the graduates of Gazi University Electronics Dept, Summer of 1990.
  • Ranked among top 1%(of 500,000) students in the nationwide B.Sc entrance exam, Turkey, 1986.