Bob Gove leads Micron Technology’s imaging business unit, which produces complementary metal oxide semiconductor (CMOS) image sensors for applications ranging from today's popular cell phone cameras to swallowable pill cameras for medical diagnosis. He has been working in semiconductors and related businesses since 1976. Prior to forming Micron’s imaging group in 2001, he was General Manager of Micron's NetCom San Jose Design Center, developing embedded DRAM technologies.
Before he joined Micron, Mr. Gove was Vice President of Engineering at Equator Technologies, Vice President of Engineering at Compression Labs Inc. He began his career at Texas Instruments Inc., where he held various positions in CCD, DSP, and DLP technologies and products.
Mr. Gove earned Ph.D. and master of science degrees in electrical engineering/computer science from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, and a BSEE from the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington. He holds more than 100 U.S. patents and has been published in 45 technical journals.