Frances Lau

Phone: 650-498-4325 Fax: 650-736-0234 E-mail »

Frances is interested in biomedical circuits and system design. She is developing the front-end circuits and hardware for a breast cancer imaging PET (positron emission tomography) system. She is also designing a mixed-signal front-end integrated circuit (IC) with fast timing capabilities.



  • M.S. in Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, 2007
  • B.A.Sc. in Electrical Engineering, University of Toronto, 2005

Honors and Awards

  • California Breast Cancer Research Program Dissertation Award
  • IEEE Travel Grant 2007 and 2008
  • McCormick Travel Grant 2007
  • Bio-X Graduate Student Fellowship, Stanford University
  • Edward S. Rogers Sr. Scholarship, University of Toronto