CADathlon 2019 Problem References

Problem 1: Circuit Design and AnalysisContributed by Jianlei Yang, Beihang UniversityOverview: Solve Landau-Lifshitz-Gilbert (LLG) equation (in C++)Reference: Iwasaki, Junichi, Masahito Mochizuki, and Naoto Nagaosa. “Current-induced skyrmion dynamics in constricted geometries,” Nature nanotechnology 8.10 (2013): 742. Problem 2: Physical Design & Design for ManufacturabilityContributed by William Chow, CadenceOverview: Tap assignment for gated clock network (in C++)Reference: […]

ICCAD 2019 TOC

Full Citation in the ACM Digital Library SESSION: Keynote Session details: Keynote Bustany Ismail Fusion: The Dawn of the Hyperconvergence Era in EDA Krishnamoorthy Shankar Hyperconvergence is a software-centric architecture which has disrupted the datacenter industry in a dramatic way by bringing the disparate areas of compute, storage and networking into a single system. A […]

ICCAD 2016 TOC

Full Citation in the ACM Digital Library Scope – quality retaining display rendering workload scaling based on user-smartphone distance Nixon Kent W. Modern smartphone display system come equipped with powerful GPU’s capable of rendering advanced 2D and 3D graphics. These GPU’s make up a significant portion of the system power profile due to the high […]

FPGA 2017 TOC

Full Citation in the ACM Digital Library WORKSHOP SESSION: FPGA’17 Workshops OLAF’17: Third International Workshop on Overlay Architectures for FPGAs So Hayden Kwok-Hay The Third International Workshop on Overlay Architectures for FPGAs (OLAF) is held in Monterey, California, USA, on Feburary 22, 2017 and co-located with FPGA 2017: The 25th ACM/SIGDA International Symposium on Field […]

GLSVLSI 2016 TOC

Full Citation in the ACM Digital Library SESSION: Keynote 1 Session details: Keynote 1 Coskun Ayse Why Is It So Hard to Make Secure Chips? Witteman Marc Chip security has long been the domain of smart cards. These microcontrollers are specifically designed to thwart many different attacks in order to deliver typical security functions as […]

DAC 2018 TOC

Full Citation in the ACM Digital Library Ensemble learning for effective run-time hardware-based malware detection: a comprehensive analysis and classification Sayadi Hossein Malware detection at the hardware level has emerged recently as a promising solution to improve the security of computing systems. Hardware-based malware detectors take advantage of Machine Learning (ML) classifiers to detect pattern […]

SLIP 2018 TOC

Full Citation in the ACM Digital Library Resource and data optimization for hardware implementation of deep neural networks targeting FPGA-based edge devices Liu Xinheng Recently, as machine learning algorithms have become more practical, there has been much effort to implement them on edge devices that can be used in our daily lives. However, unlike server-scale […]

ISPD 2017 TOC

Full Citation in the ACM Digital Library SESSION: Welcome and Keynote Address Technology Options for Beyond-CMOS Young Ian CMOS integrated circuit technology for computation is at an inflexion point. Although this is the technology which has enabled the semiconductor industry to make vast progress over the past 30-plus years, it is expected to see challenges […]

SLIP 2016 TOC

Full Citation in the ACM Digital Library A Comparative Analysis of Front-End and Back-End Compatible Silicon Photonic On-Chip Interconnects Thakkar Ishan G. Photonic devices fabricated with back-end compatible silicon photonic (BCSP) materials can provide independence from the complex CMOS front-end compatible silicon photonic (FCSP) process, to significantly enhance photonic network-on-chip (PNoC) … Latch Clustering for […]

ISPD 2018 TOC

Full Citation in the ACM Digital Library SESSION: Keynote Address Session details: Keynote Address Chu Chris Challenges and Opportunities in Automotive, Industrial, and IoT Physical Design Hill Anthony M. Taping out modern, complex SOCs presents a myriad of challenges in physical design. Doing so for demanding markets such as automotive, industrial, and IoT multiplies that […]