William (Bill) Swartz


PhD Yale University


William Swartz received his undergraduate degree (BSEE) from the University of Pennsylvania. His M.S. was acquired at The University of Texas at Arlington. In 1993 he received his Ph.D from Yale University in the field of Electrical Engineering.

Throughout his career William (Bill) has worked in the semiconductor industry. His main focus has been on analog and digital circuit design. He developed and wrote a complete placement and routing package called TimberWolf. The success of this software has enabled the formation of TimberWolf Systems, Inc. which he currently serves as the principle software designer.

Since 2010, he has been on the faculty of the University of Texas at Dallas as senior lecturer. He teaches course on computer architecture, microprocessors, hardware design languages, and advanced digital logic design.