Vadim Geurkov

Associate Professor

Vadim L. Geurkov received his M.A.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Georgian Polytechnic University, Tbilisi, Georgia (1981), and his Ph.D. degree in Computer Engineering from the Institute of Control Science Moscow, Russia (1993). From 1981 to 1983 and from 1987 to 1998 he worked as a Design Engineer and a Senior Hardware and Firmware Developer at the Institute of Automation, Elva Inc., Tbilisi, Georgia. From 1998 to 2000, he was a Professor at Centennial College and Seneca College, Toronto, Canada. Since August 2000, he has been with Toronto Metropolitan University, Toronto, Canada, where he holds a position of an Associate Professor.


  • built-in self-test and built-in self-repair in reconfigurable computing systems
  • digital and mixed-signal systems testing and testable design
  • self-diagnosis in microprocessor based measurement instruments
  • fault tolerance in digital and mixed-signal systems
  • error-control codes