Dr. Zdebel’s Background
Dr. Zdebel is the recently retired Senior Vice President and Chief Technical Officer at ON Semiconductor. Prior to his role at ON Semiconductor, Zdebel held various R&D, managerial and leadership positions at the Motorola Semiconductor Products Sector (SPS). He was appointed Vice President of Technology Development and Director of System-on-Chip (SoC) technology of the Motorola Digital DNA Laboratories in Austin, TX in 1999. That same year, Dr.Zdebel was also elected Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of the Motorola SPS Wireless Subscriber Systems Group (WSSG).Dr.Zdebel holds 37 patents on semiconductor devices and processes. He has served as a mentor for the Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC), as a Technical Committee Member of the BCTM and IEDM conferences of the IEEE, and as an Associated Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices from 1992 to 1994. Dr.Zdebel received his two engineering degrees, Dipl.-Ing. and Dr.-Ing., from the University of Aachen, Germany.