DAC 2016 | Best Paper & Poster Awards


BEST PAPER - RESEARCH

12.1 Accurate Phase-Level Cross-Platform Power and Performance Estimation

Xinnian Zheng, LIzy K. John, & Andreas Gerstlauer    Univ. of Texas at Austin, TX


39.1 Distributed On-chip Voltage Regulation: Theoretical Stability Foundation, Over-design Reduction and Performance Optimization

Xin Zhan, Peng Li, & Edgar Sanchez-Sinencio    Texas A&M; Univ., College Station, TX

 

DESIGN TRACK BEST PRESENTATION - BACK-END DESIGN

2.3 Vt and Size Optimization Considering Dynamic Power and Minimum Width Constraints

George Gonzalez, Mahesh Sharma    Advanced Micro Devices, Inc., Austin, TX
Erhan Ergin    Advanced Micro Devices, Inc., Sunnyvale, CA
Sabeesh Balagangadharan    Advanced Micro Devices, Inc., Bangalore, India
Tim Puzey, William Keshlear    Advanced Micro Devices, Inc., Austin, TX
Amartya Mazumdar    Advanced Micro Devices, Inc., Bangalore, India
Robert Cole    Advanced Micro Devices, Inc., Boxborough, MA


45.3 A Convergent Pin Optimization Methodology for Hierarchical Design Closure

Shyam Ramji    IBM Systems and Technology Group, Poughkeepsie, NY
Randall J. Darden    IBM Systems and Technology Group, Springfield, MO
Eddy St. Juste & Christopher J. Berry    IBM Systems and Technology Group, Poughkeepsie, NY

 

DESIGN TRACK BEST PRESENTATION - EMBEDDED SYSTEMS & SOFTWARE

17.1 Accelerating an IoT Application by using FPGA tightly coupled with CPU

Yuki Kobayashi, Takashi Takenaka, Takeo Hosomi, & Yuichi Nakamura    NEC Corp., Kawasaki, Japan

 

DESIGN TRACK BEST PRESENTATION - FRONT-END DESIGN

62.1 Putting On the Dynamic Power Glasses: A FinFET-Aware Approach for Early Realistic Block Activity Analysis and Exploration

Ioannis Savvidis & Björn Fjellborg    Ericsson, Stockholm, Sweden

 

IP TRACK BEST POSTER

11.45 Many-Core Distributed Platform: The Road to Graceful Hardware

Nizar Dahir, Pedro B. Campos, Colin Bonney, Martin Trefzer, Andy M. Tyrrell, & Gianluca Tempesti    Univ. of York, United Kingdom

 

IP TRACK BEST PRESENTATION

37.4 Case Study: Right-sized Security for IoT

Mike Eftimakis    ARM Ltd., Cambridge, United Kingdom