Marc Loinaz was born in Manila, Philippines and grew up in Makati City. He is an electrical engineer who lives and works in Silicon Valley. He received a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees, in the same field, from Stanford University. Dr. Loinaz was a member of the research staff at Bell Laboratories where he led a team that demonstrated the world’s first single- chip color digital video camera in 1997. In 2001 he co-founded Aeluros Inc., a semiconductor company that pioneered 10-Gb/s serial communication chips that are now widely used in cloud computing facilities. Aeluros was acquired by NetLogic Microsystems in 2007, and Dr. Loinaz was as a key member of NetLogic’s technical team during five years of explosive grown in NetLogic’s networking chip business. In 2012 NetLogic was acquired by Broadcom Corporation where Dr. Loinaz currently serves as Director of Engineering. He has received multiple awards over the years, including the 1998 Best Paper Award from the IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits, a 1999 Award for Technological Innovation from Discover Magazine, and a 2000 Distinguished Technical Staff Award from Bell Laboratories.
- Company:Aeluros Inc (Acquired by Netlogic / Broadcom)
- Short Bio:Founder