Chris J. Myers
  • Adjunct Professor, Biomedical Engineering
  • Adjunct Professor, Elect & Computer Engineering


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Electrical Engineering, Stanford University
  • Master of Science, Electrical Engineering, Stanford University
  • Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering/History, California Institute Of Technology

Research Summary

My current research interests are asynchronous circuit design, analog error control decoders, formal verification of analog/mixed-signal circuits and cyber-physical systems, and modeling, analysis, and design of genetic circuits.


Chris J. Myers received the B.S. degree in electrical engineering and Chinese history in 1991 from the California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, and the M.S.E.E. and Ph.D. degrees from Stanford University, Stanford, CA, in 1993 and 1995, respectively. He is a Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.  Dr. Myers is the author of over 100 technical papers and the textbooks Asynchronous Circuit Design and Engineering Genetic Circuits.  He is also a co-inventor on 4 patents.  His research interests include formal verification, asynchronous circuit design, and the modeling, analysis, and design of genetic circuits.  Dr. Myers received an NSF Fellowship in 1991, an NSF CAREER award in 1996, and best paper awards at Async1999 and Async2007.