SOC 2010: Program


TUTORIAL

September 28, 2010

9AM-5PM  Sonaatti

Tutorial day


SESSION

September 28, 2010

5:00PM-6:00PM

Registration & Reception



SESSION

September 29, 2010

9:00AM-10:00AM

Registration


SESSION

September 29, 2010

10:00AM-10:15AM  Studio

Opening

9:40 AM

Opening
Jari Nurmi


SESSION

September 29, 2010

10:15AM-11:00AM  Studio

Invited Presentation 1

Chair: Jari Nurmi

10:15 AM

Present and Future Challenges in Developing a Manycore RTOS
Eric Verhulst


SESSION

September 29, 2010

11:00AM-12:00PM  Rondo

Industry, Posters, Coffee

Industry talk:
Addressing Multi-core Design Challenges With Scalable TLM Modeling
Yossi Veller and Rami Rachamim, Mentor Graphics, USA


Hamming Distance Based 2-D Reordering With Power Efficient Don’t Care Bit Filling: Optimizing the Test Data Compression Method
Usha Mehta1,  Kankar Dasgupta2,  Niranjan Devashrayee1
1Nirma University, Ahmedabad, India, 2SAC, ISRO, Ahmedabad, India


Energy-Aware Run-Time Mapping for Homogeneous NoC
Sun Guang,  Li Yong,  Zhang Yuanyuan,  Su Li,  Jin Depeng,  Zeng Lieguang
Tsinghua University


Power Consumption Analysis and Energy Efficient Optimization for Turbo Decoder Implementation
Pallavi Reddy1,  Rasheed Al Khayat2,  Amer Baghdadi2,  Fabien Clermidy1,  Michel Jezequel2
1CEA Grenoble, 2Telecom Bretagne


From Y-Chart to Seamless integration of Application Design and Performance Simulation
Subayal Khan1,  Eila Ovaska1,  Kari Tiensyrjä1,  Jari Nurmi2
1VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, 2Tampere University of Technology, Department of Computer Systems


SESSION

September 29, 2010

12:00PM-12:45PM  Studio

Invited Presentation 2

Chair: Jari Nurmi

12:00 PM

Reconfigurable Embedded Multicore Processor for Streaming Applications
Paul Heysters


SESSION

September 29, 2010

12:45PM-2:00PM

Lunch


SESSION

September 29, 2010

2:00PM-3:00PM  Studio

SoC Applications

Chair: N.N

2:00PM

Homogeneous MPSoC as Baseband Signal Processing Engine for OFDM Systems
Roberto Airoldi,  Fabio Garzia,  Omer Anjum,  Jari Nurmi
Tampere University of Technology

2:20PM

Efficient Floating-Point Texture Decompression
Tomi Aarnio1,  Claudio Brunelli1,  Timo Viitanen2
1Nokia Research Center, 2Tampere University of Technology

2:40PM

A Flexible Integrated Cryptoprocessor for Authentication Protocols based on Hyperelliptic Curve Cryptography
Alexander Klimm
KIT-ITIV


SESSION

September 29, 2010

2:00PM-3:00PM  Rondo

Network-on-Chip

Chair: N.N

2:00PM

Process Variation and Layout Mismatch Tolerant Design of Source Synchronous Links for GALS Networks-on-Chip
Alessandro Strano1,  Carles Hernàndez2,  Federico Silla2,  Davide Bertozzi1
1University of Ferrara, 2Universidad de Valencia

2:20PM

Skip-links: A Dynamically Reconfiguring Topology for Energy Efficient NoCs
Chris Jackson and Simon J. Hollis
Department of Computer Science, University of Bristol, UK

2:40PM

Efficient Compensation of Delay Variations in High-Speed Network-on-Chip Data Links
Sebastian Höppner,  Dennis Walter,  Holger Eisenreich,  René Schüffny
TU Dresden


SESSION

September 29, 2010

3:00PM-4:00PM  Rondo

Industry, Posters, Coffee


Implementation and Benchmarking of FFT algorithms on Multicore Platforms
Claudio Brunelli1 and Roberto Airoldi2
1Nokia Corporation, 2Tampere University of Technology


Parameterized Decompression HW for a Program Memory Compression System
Piia Saastamoinen and Jari Nurmi
Tampere University of Technology, Department of Computer Systems


A Case Study of Hierarchically Heterogeneous Application Modelling Using UML and Ptolemy II
Sanna Määttä1,  Leandro Soares Indrusiak2,  Luciano Ost3,  Leanrdo Möller4,  Manfred Glesner4,  Fernando Gehm Moraes3,  Jari Nurmi1
1Tampere University of Technology, 2University of York, 3Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul, 4Technische Universität Darmstadt


State Chart Refinement Validation from Approximately Timed to Cycle Callable Models
Rainer Findenig1 and Wolfgang Ecker2
1Upper Austrian University of Applied Sciences, Hagenberg, Austria, 2Infineon Technologies AG, Munich, Germany


SESSION

September 29, 2010

4:00PM-4:45PM  Studio

Invited Presentation 3

Chair: Jari Nurmi

4:00 PM

Introducing New Features for the ARM Architecture
David Brash


SESSION

September 29, 2010

4:45-6:00PM  Studio

Panel


SESSION

September 29, 2010

7:00PM-10:00PM

Banquet



SESSION

September 30, 2010

9:00AM-9:45AM  Studio

Invited Presentation 4

Chair: Jari Nurmi

9:00 AM

Portability of Software Defined Radio Implementation
Heikki Berg


SESSION

September 30, 2010

9:45AM-10:45AM  Rondo

Industry, Posters, Coffee


MCDA-based methodology for efficient 3D-design space exploration and decision
Nguyen Anh Vu Doan1,  Frédéric Robert2,  Yves De Smet3,  Dragomir Milojevic2
1BEAMS/CoDE-SMG - Université Libre de Bruxelles, 2BEAMS - Université Libre de Bruxelles, 3CoDE-SMG - Université Libre de Bruxelles


A message-level monitoring protocol for QoS flows in NoCs
Leonel Tedesco,  Thiago Rosa,  Fernando Moraes
PUCRS


H.264/AVC framework for multi-core embedded video encoders
Tiago Dias1,  Nuno Roma2,  Leonel Sousa2
1ISEL-PI Lisbon, INESC-ID Lisbon / IST-TU Lisbon, 2INESC-ID Lisbon / IST-TU Lisbon


Low-power, High-throughput Deblocking Filter for H.264/AVC
Muhammad Nadeem1,  Stephan Wong1,  Georgi Kuzmanov1,  Ahsan Shabbir2,  Muhammad F. Nadeem1,  Fakhar Anjam1
1TU Delft, The Netherlands, 2TU Eindhoven, The Netherlands


Reducing Instruction Memory Energy Consumption by Use of the Instruction Buffer and After Scheduling Analysis
Vladimír Guzma,  Teemu Pitkänen,  Jarmo Takala
Tampere Univ. Tech.


SESSION

September 30, 2010

10:45AM-11:25AM  Studio

Testing and Dependability

Chair: N.N

10:45AM

On-Line Dependability Enhancement of Multiprocessor SoCs by Resource Management
Timon D. Ter Braak1,  Stephen T. Burgess2,  Heikki Hurskainen2,  Hans G. Kerkhoff1,  Bart Vermeulen3,  Xiao Zhang1
1University of Twente, 2Tampere University of Technology, 3NXP

11:05AM

Automatic Selection of Efficient Observability Points in Combinational Gate Level Circuits Using Particle Swarm Optimization
Amirali Ghofrani,  Fatemeh Javaheri,  Saeed Safari,  Zainalabedin Navabi
university of tehran


SESSION

September 30, 2010

11:25AM-12:25PM  Studio

Design Methodology

Chair: N.N

11:25AM

Correct and Energy-Efficient Design of SoCs: the H.264 Encoder Case Study
Adolf Abdallah1,  Abdoulaye Gamatie2,  Jean-Luc Dekeyser1
1LIFL/USTL and INRIA, 2LIFL/CNRS and INRIA

11:45AM

Interconnect Routing of Embedded FPGAs Using Standard VLSI Routing Tools
Thomas Coenen,  Jochen Schleifer,  Oliver Weiß,  Tobias G. Noll
EECS, RWTH Aachen University

12:05PM

Heap Access Optimizations for a Hardware-Accelerated Java Virtual Machine
Joonas Tyystjärvi1,  Tero Säntti2,  Juha Plosila3
1Turku Centre for Computer Science, 2Department of Information Technology, University of Turku, 3Academy of Finland, Research Council for Natural Sciences and Engineering


SESSION

September 30, 2010

11:25AM-12:25PM  Rondo

Sensor Networks and Neural Networks

Chair: N.N

11:25AM

Hybrid On-Chip Clocking for Sensor Nodes
Spencer Kellis,  Nathaniel Gaskin,  Bennion Redd,  Richard Brown
University of Utah

11:45AM

Program Image Dissemination Protocol for Low-energy Multihop Wireless Sensor Networks
Lasse Määttä,  Jukka Suhonen,  Teemu Laukkarinen,  Timo Hämäläinen,  Marko Hännikäinen
Tampere University of Technology

12:05PM

EMBRACE-SysC for Analysis of NoC-based Spiking Neural Network Architectures
Sandeep Pande1,  Fearghal Morgan1,  Seamus Cawley1,  Brian McGinley1,  Snaider Carrillo2,  Liam McDaid2,  Jim Harkin2
1National University of Ireland, Galway, 2University of Ulster


SESSION

September 30, 2010

12:25PM-1:30PM

Lunch


SESSION

September 30, 2010

1:30PM-2:15PM  Studio

Invited Presentation 5

1:30 PM

Multiprocessor System and Software Design for Distributed Control Applications
Samarjit Chakraborty


SESSION

September 30, 2010

2:15PM-3:15PM  Rondo

Industry, Posters, Coffee


Useful-state Encoding: Network Control with Minimal Redundancy
Kris Heyrman and Peter Veelaert
Ghent University College


A Digit-Set-Interleaved Radix-8 Division/Square Root Kernel for Double-Precision Floating-Point
Ingo Rust and Tobias G. Noll
Institute of Electrical Engineering and Computer Systems, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany


Exploiting Control Management to Accelerate Radix-4 FFT on a Reconfigurable Platform
Waqar Hussain,  Fabio Garzia,  Jari Nurmi
Department of Computer Systems, Tampere University of Technology, Finland


Design and Implementation of an OS-CFAR Processor Based on a New Rank Order Filtering Algorithm
Zulfiqar Ali1,  Ali Arshad1,  Umair Razzaq1,  Sawaira Sana2,  Abdul Haseeb Ahmed3,  Abdullah Harris4
1Irtiqa Technologies, 2, 3U Mich, Ann Arbor,US, 4Aalto University of Technology Helsinki, Finland


SESSION

September 30, 2010

3:15PM-4:15PM  Studio

Architecture Analysis and Optimization

Chair: N.N

3:15PM

Optimized Communication Architecture of MPSoCs with a Hardware Scheduler: A System View
Diandian Zhang1,  Han Zhang1,  Jeronimo Castrillon1,  Torsten Kempf1,  Gerd Ascheid1,  Rainer Leupers1,  Bart Vanthournout2
1Institute for Integrated Signal Processing Systems (ISS), RWTH Aachen University, Germany, 2CoWare NV (Synopsys), Leuven, Belgium

3:35PM

LDPC Decoder Area, Timing, and Energy Models for Early Quantitative Hardware Cost Estimates
Matthias Korb and Tobias G. Noll
Chair of Electrical Engineering and Computer Systems, RWTH Aachen University

3:55PM

Power Emulation Based DVFS Efficiency Investigations for Embedded Systems
Andreas Genser1,  Christian Bachmann1,  Christian Steger1,  Reinhold Weiss1,  Josef Haid2
1Graz University of Technology, Institut for Technical Informatics, 2Infineon Technologies Austria AG


SESSION

September 30, 2010

4:15PM-5:00PM  Studio

Invited Presentation 6

Chair: Jari Nurmi

4:15 PM

Physical Design Issues in MP-SoC
Fabio Campi


SESSION

September 30, 2010

5:00PM-5:20PM  Studio

Closing

5:00 PM

Closing
Jari Nurmi