Joe CircelloFellow, Chief MCU Core Platform & Security Architect at NXP Semiconductors, N.V.
Joe Circello is a Technical Fellow working as the MCU core, platform and security chief architect in the Microcontroller Business Line at NXP Semiconductors specializing in processor core and platform architectures, system & security IP definition and design, and performance analysis. With more than 40 years of experience in mainframes to microprocessors to microcontrollers, Joe is a veteran designer and architect specializing in pipeline organization, control structures and performance analysis. In 28 years at Motorola/Freescale/NXP, he has also served as the chief architect for the MC68060 and ColdFire family of devices as well as the Kinetis microcontroller product families. He holds 52 U.S. patents, all in the field of processor and system advancements with additional applications currently pending. He received a BSEE from the Milwaukee School of Engineering and an MSEE from Arizona State University.