News

  • Oct. 2016, Congrats to Rizwana for another publication in ICCD
  • September 2016, Prof. Hempstead is teaching a new course “Introduction to the Internet of Things (IoT)” with Prof. Hassoun
  • January 2016 – TCAL and the Drexel VLSI lab have three papers at the Boston Area Computer Architecture workshop. Please take a look.
  • Oct 2015 – We are offering tutorials at IISWC and ICCD on Sigil and SynchroTrace. Please take a look at the tutorial page at the VLSI lab for our materials.
  • Oct 2015- Congrats to Cesar for his work on Caches and Prefetching presented at ICCD!
  • Oct 2015 — Congrats to Rizwana and the Power-Agile team for two papers, one at IISWC and one at ICCD!
  • June 2015 – Congrats to Steven Battle and Siddharth Nilakantan who successfully defended their PhD’s and graduated! We wish them luck at IBM and Nvidia!
  • March 2015 – Congrats to the SynchroTrace team for their successful publication of SynchroTrace at ISPASS 2015. The software has been released see the SynchroTrace page for details.
  • Feb 2014 – We are holding a Tutorial at HPCA on Sigil and Many-Accelerator Architectures with David-Brook’s group at Harvard Research Infrastructures for Accelerator-Centric Architectures.
  • Feb 2014 – Congratulations to Prof. Hempstead for the funding of the NSF CAREER grant titled: “Combating Dark Silicon through Specialization: Communication-Aware Tiled Many-Accelerator Architectures”. This funding will be used over the next five years to support two students as they develop architectures for the next generation of microprocessors containing many specialized accelerators.
  • Congratulations to Mark Hempstead on his ICCD 2013 Keynote: http://www.iccd-conf.com/Home.html http://www.iccd-conf.com/mark_hempstead.html
  • Congratulations to Steven Battle for his two ICCD 2013 papers, “Register Allocation and VDD-gating algorithms for Out-of-Order Architectures” and “Characterizing the Costs and Benefits of Hardware Parallellism in Accelerator Cores.”
  • Congratulations to Siddharth Nilakantan for his IISWC 2013 paper, “Platform-independent Analysis of Function-level Communication in Workloads.”
  • August 2013 – Congratulations to Steven Battle and Siddharth Nilakantan for passing their PhD Proposals.
  • May 2013 – Congratulations to Rizwana Begum for passing her PhD Candidacy.
  • April 2013 – Congratulations to Rizwana Begum for winning the Suryadevara Basavaiah Family Educational Fund Award.