Peter Y. Hsu


Ph.D. and M.S. from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. (Computer Science)

B.S. from University of Minnesota. (Computer Science)

Attended California College of the Arts in Oakland. (Painting)

Attended Art Academy University in San Francisco. (Painting)

Attended Paul Michael School of Cosmotology in San Francisco. (Hair)

Professional Experience

Cofounder of ArtX, a 3-D graphics company that developed the visualization chip in the Nintendo GameCube.

Chief Architect of the Silicon Graphics, Inc. MIPS R8000 TFP microprocessor.

Chief Architect of Toshiba ASIC System on a Chip (SoC) implemented using Standard-cell Place-and-Route. Full resume.


Conference and journal papers.

Recent presentations.


Fine art painting and photography. Here are some images.

Cava tools, download.