In 2016, Stephen Mueller founded berlin semiconductor. He has been a leader in the semiconductor industry for over 25 years, working on a diverse range of chip products, shipping over a billion units. He has extensive experience in all aspects of chip design, having contributed or managed many varied efforts in the areas of architecture, RTL design, FPGA design, verification, static timing analysis (STA), Design for Test (DFT), physical implementation, and production qualification.

Stephen’s most recent corporate position was Senior Director, IC Design Engineering at Broadcom Corporation in Irvine, California.

He holds a BSEE from Stanford University and an MSEE from the University of Southern California (USC).