Vincent J. Mooney III (Senior Member, IEEE and Member, ACM) received the B.S. degree from Yale University in 1991, where he double majored in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. He was a member of the 1989 Ivy League Championship football team for Yale and was one of 29 football players to be awarded the NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship upon his graduation in 1991. He received an M.S. degree in E.E. from Stanford University in 1994, an M.A. degree in Philosophy from Stanford in 1997, and the Ph.D. degree in E.E. from Stanford in June of 1998. He has worked at Bell Labs (Lucent), Allied Signal Aerospace VLSI Design Group, Hughes Network Systems, and Redwood Design Automation (acquired by Cadence).

He is currently an Associate Professor in the School of Electricaland Computer Engineering and an Adjunct Associate Professor in the School of Computer Science, both at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, GA. From July 2008 to June 2011 he was a Visiting Associate Professor at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore where he was Deputy Director of the Institute of Sustainable Nanoelectronics. He is a recipient of the NSF Career Award. He was General Chair of IFIP VLSI-SoC 2007. He is an Associate Editor the ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing Systems. His research interests include computer-aided design of integrated circuits with a particular emphasis on hardware-software codesign, security, reconfigurable computing, power-aware and probabilistic architectures and circuits.