Position: Associate Professor
Laboratory Affiliation: Microelectronics and Microprocessors Laboratory
Room: 409
Telephone Number: +63-2-9818500 ext 3380
Research Interests: Analog and RF IC Design; IC Testing and Verification
Educational Background:
PhD Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University of Southampton, 2014
Personal Homepage:
UP MicroLab Faculty Page

Research Interest/Activities:
  • Microelectromechanical systems
  • Energy harvesting
  • Microfabrication techniques
  • RF and analog integrated circuits
  • On-wafer device characterization
Recent Publication/s:
Tarazona, de Leon, et al, “Illustration of the industrial readiness of HWCVD as part of standard microfabrication and high-spec nanofabrication production lines. HWCVD Conference 2014, Germany.
de Leon, Tarazona, Chong, and Kraft, “Design, modeling, fabrication, and evaluation of thermoelectric generators with hot-wire chemical vapor deposited polysilicon as thermoelement material,” Journal of Electronic Materials, 2014, vol. 43 issue 11, pp 4070-4081.
de Leon, Chong, and Kraft, “Solar thermoelectric generators fabricated on a silicon-on-insulator substrate,” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 2014, vol. 24.
de Leon, Chong, and Kraft, “Design and modelling of SOI-based solar thermoelectric generators.” Procedia Engineering, 2012, vol. 47, pages 76-79.
de Leon, Taatizadeh, and Kraft, “ Improving the efficiency of thermoelectric generators by using solar heat concentrators,” Proceedings of the 21st Micromechanics and Microsystems Europe Workshop, 2010, Enschede, The Netherlands.