Loganath Ramachandran, Ph.D

Founder and Director

Loganath Ramachandran is a verification expert with more than 25 years of EDA experience. Prior to founding VeriKwest, he served as R & D Director in the VCS team at Synopsys, Mountain View where he focussed on SystemVerilog simulation.  He was also responsible for the rollout of CoCentric System Studio, a SystemC verification tool from Synopsys.

Loganath also served as a member of the IEEE 1800 committee that standardized SystemVerilog. He was also member of the OSCI committe that standardized the SCV library for verification 

He has also served in engineering roles at Angeles Design, Qualcomm, Texas Instruments and LSI. He has authored several patents in the area of wavelet based image compression.

Loganath currently serves on the technical program committees for various international conferences, including DVCON USA and DVCON India.

Loganath received his Ph.D and Masters in Computer Science from University of California, Irvine, where he was awarded the Chancellor's Fellow. He has a Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai.