Curriculum Vitae


Astria Nur Irfansyah


Occupation                   : Lecturer, Electrical Engineering Department,

                                      Gadjah Mada University

Nationality                    : Indonesian

Place, date of birth        : Yogyakarta, 25 March 1981

Home address              : Jatimulyo Baru G-6 Yogyakarta Indonesia 55242

Phone                           : +6281392201638

Email                            :



  • Master of Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications, University of New South Wales, 2008

Thesis title: Characterization and optimization of low swing on-chip interconnects


  • Bachelor of Engineering (Sarjana Teknik), Electrical Engineering, Gadjah Mada University, Indonesia, 2004.

Final year project title: Microcontroller-based video signal generator



International conference oral presentations

  • Nur Irfansyah, Astria, Lehmann, Torsten, Nooshabadi, Saeid, Energy delay optimization methodology for current-mode signaling for on-chip interconnects, IEEE International Conference on Integrated Circuit Design and Technology and Tutorial, ICICDT 2008, 2-4 June 2008, Grenoble, France, 2008.


  • A. N. Irfansyah, T. Lehmann, and S. Nooshabadi, Energy Optimization for Current-mode Signaling in High-Speed On-Chip Interconnects, International Conference on Intelligent and Advanced Systems (ICIAS) 2007, 25-28 November 2007, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2007.


  • A. N. Irfansyah, T. Lehmann, and S. Nooshabadi, Comparison framework for low-swing on-chip interconnect circuits, SPIE Microelectronics: Design, Technology, and Packaging III, 4 – 7 December 2007, Canberra, Australia, 2007, pp. 67980J-12.


Indonesian journal publications

  • Samiadji Herdjunanto, Selo, Astria Nur Irfansyah, Pembangkit sinyal Video Berbasis Mikrokontroller,  Forum Teknik, FT UGM Vol. 31 No. 1 Januari 2007 ISSN 0216-7565


Research interests

Electronics, power electronics, microelectronics, low-swing interconnects, embedded systems, microcontrollers, Java based mobile device programming.

Teaching experience

  • Basic Electronics, Electrical Engineering UGM (Semester II/2008)
  • Digital Electronics, Electrical Engineering UGM (Semester II/2008)
  • Lab demonstrator for Digital Integrated Circuits and Microelectronics Circuit Design, EE&T University of New South Wales (2006)
  • Lab demonstrator, Electrical Engineering Gadjah Mada University (2000 – 2003)


Previous employment

  • Shop assistant, Marrickville Metro Woolworths Supermarket NSW Australia (part time, 2006 – 2007)
  • Embedded systems engineer, PT Gamatechno Indonesia (2004 – 2005)
  • Customer service, Koenig Internet Café Yogyakarta Indonesia (part time, 1999 – 2001)


Electronics hardware projects experience

  • Fingerprint scanner attendance system, project coordinator, PT Gamatechno Indonesia (2005)
  • Power-line phase detector, project team member, head of project: Ir. Budi Setiyanto, Electrical Eng. UGM, (2004)

·        Design and construction of a microcontroller-based LED sign display with a PC interface, internship at Laboratory of Digital Systems, Electrical Engineering Department, Gadjah Mada University (2003)



  • AusAID Australian Development Scholarship for postgraduate studies at UNSW Australia (2005 – 2007)
  • Siemens National Java mobile game programming competition winner, students category (2002)
  • Ericsson WAP application programming competition ‘Utak-atik otak’, second prize winner (2001)
  • ASEAN University Network Study Award 2002 (National University of Singapore non-exchange student semester 1, 2002)


Language skills

Active Indonesian and English.



Professional and academic referees available on request.