ISQED 2022: Program Rev. 11

March 30, 2022


Wednesday April 6

Efficient Deep Learning System Design

Chair: Cong Hao, Georgia Institute of Technology
Co-Chair: Bo Yuan, Rutgers University

93    10:10AM
Hybrid Learning for Orchestrating Deep Learning Inference in Multi-user Edge-cloud Networks
Sina Shahhosseini1, Tianyi Hu1, Dongjoo Seo1, Anil Kanduri2, Bryan Donyanavard3, Amir M. Rahmani1, Nikil Dutt4
1University of California, Irvine, 2University of Turku, 3San Diego State University, 4UC Irvine

56    10:30AM
X-NVDLA: Runtime Accuracy Configurable NVDLA based on Employing Voltage Overscaling Approach
Hassan Afzali-Kusha and Massoud Pedram

76    10:50AM
Analysis of the Effect of Off-chip Memory Access on the Performance of an NPU System
Keonjoo Lee, Donghyun Kang, Duseok Kang, Soonhoi Ha
Seoul National University

143    11:10AM
Design and Challenges of Edge Computing ASICs on Front-End Electronics
Sandeep Miryala1 , Gabriella Carini1, Grzegorz Deptuch1, Jin Huang1, Srinivas Katkoori2, Piotr Maj1, Soumyajit Mandal1, Yihui Ren1and Md Adnan Zaman1
1Brookhaven National Laboratory, 2University of South Florida


Wednesday April 6

Modeling and Simulation Methodologies in Electronic Designs

Chair: Srini Krishnamoorthy, Intel Corp.
Co-Chair: Rui Zhang, Cadence

2    10:10AM
Low-IR-Drop Test Pattern Regeneration Using A Fast Predictor
Shi-Tang Liu1, Jia-Xian Chen1, Yu-Tsung Wu1, Chao-Ho Hsieh1, Ying-Shiun Li2, Wen-Tze Chuang2, Norman Chang2, Chien-Mo Li1
1National Taiwan University, 2Ansys

33    10:30AM
Simulation methodology for timing analysis and design optimization in digital Superconducting Electronics
Sam Lo, Aaron Barker, Stephen Whiteley, Eric Mlinar, Jiajun Chen, Dehuang Wu, Kishore Singhal

34    10:50AM
Functional Level Abstraction and Simulation of Verilog-AMS Piecewise Linear Models
SADIA AZAM1, Nicola Dall'Ora2, Enrico Fraccaroli3, Franco Fummi4
1University of Verona ,italy, 2University of Verona, 3Università degli Studi di Verona, 4Universita' di Verona

45    11:10AM
Predicting Post Route Quality of Results Estimates for HLS Designs using Machine Learning
Pingakshya Goswami and Dinesh Bhatia
University of Texas at Dallas


Wednesday April 6

Testing and Formal Verification of Circuits

Chair: Deepashree Sengupta, Synopsys Inc.
Co-Chair: Miroslav Velev, Aries Design Automation

10    10:10AM
Investigation on Realistic Stuck-on/off Defects to Complement IEEE P2427 Draft Standard
SADIA AZAM1, Nicola Dall'Ora2, Enrico Fraccaroli3, André Alberts4, Renaud Gillon5, Franco Fummi6
1University of Verona ,italy, 2University of Verona, 3Università degli Studi di Verona, 4Sydelity B.V., Kruisem, Belgium, 5Sydelity B.V., Kruisem, Belgium, 6Universita' di Verona

24    10:30AM
Formal Analysis of Integer Multipliers by building Binary Decision Diagram of Adder Trees
Jitendra Kumar1, Asutosh Srivastava1, Masahiro Fujita2
1Jawaharlal Nehru University, 2University of Tokyo

78    10:50AM
DEEQ: Data-driven End-to-End EQuivalence Checking of High-level Synthesis
Mohammed Abderehman, Chandan Karfa, Rakesh Reddy
Indian Institute Of Technology–Guwahati

69    11:10AM
Transaction Level Stimulus Optimization in Functional Verification Using Machine Learning Predictors
Saumil Gogri, Aakash Tyagi, Mike Quinn, Jiang Hu
Texas A&M University


Wednesday April 6

Recent Advances in Hardware-Assisted Security

Chair: Hossein Sayadi, California State University, Long Beach

116    10:10AM
Accelerated Machine Learning for On-Device Hardware-Assisted Cybersecurity in Edge Platforms
Hosein Mohammadi Makrani1, Zhangying He2, Setareh Rafatirad1, Hossein Sayadi2
1University of California, Davis, 2California State University, Long Beach

128    10:30AM
Does Aging Matter? The Curious Case of Fault Sensitivity Analysis
Mohammad Ebrahimabadi1, Bijan Fadaeinia2, Amir Moradi2, Naghmeh Karimi1
1University of Maryland Baltimore County, 2Ruhr University Bochum

132    10:50AM
Challenges and Opportunities for Hardware-Assisted Security Improvements in the Field
Benjamin Tan
University of Calgary

145    11:10AM
Adaptive-Gravity: A Defense Against Adversarial Samples
Ali Mirzaeian1, Zhi Tian1, Sai Manoj P D1, Banafsheh Saber Latibari2, Ioannis Savidis3, Houman Homayoun2, Avesta Sasan2
1George Mason University, 2University of California, Davis, 3Drexel University


Wednesday April 6

Design & Automation for Low-power Real-time System

Chair: Yu Bai, California State University Fullerton
Co-Chair: Shiyan Hu, University of Southampton

83    12:45PM
An Efficient Error Estimation Technique for Pruning Approximate Data-Flow Graphs in Design Space Exploration
Marzieh Vaeztourshizi and Massoud Pedram

95    1:05PM
A Heterogeneous Solution to the All-pairs Shortest Path Problem using FPGAs
Mihnea Chirila1, Paolo D'Alberto2, Hsin-Yu Ting1, Alexander Veidenbaum1, Alexandru Nicolau1
1University of California, Irvine, 2Xilinx Inc.

19    1:25PM
Integrated Power Delivery Methodology for 3D ICs
Yousef Safari and Boris Vaisband
McGill University

7    1:45PM
FastMem: A Fast Architecture-aware Memory Layout Design
Alok Parmar1, Kailash Prasad2, Nanditha Rao1, Joycee Mekie2
1International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore, 2Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar


Wednesday April 6

Estimation and Optimization Methodologies in VLSI Designs

Chair: Siddhartha Nath, Nvidia
Co-Chair: Emre Salman, Stony Brook University

47    12:45PM
Reinforcement-Learning-based Mixed-Signal IC Placement for Fogging Effect Control
Mohammad Hajijafari, Mehrnaz Ahmadi, Zhenxin Zhao, Lihong Zhang
Memorial University of Newfoundland

57    1:05PM
Routability-driven Global Routing with 3D Congestion Estimation Using a Customized Neural Network
Yuxuan Pan, Zhonghua Zhou, Andre Ivanov
the University of British Columbia

58    1:25PM
Model Auto Extraction for Gate-All-Around Silicon Nanowire MOSFETs Using A Decomposition-Based Many-Objective Evolutionary Algorithm
Ya-Shu Yang1 and Yiming Li2
1National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University, 2National Chiao Tung University

70    1:45PM
Building Post-layout Performance Model of Analog/RF Circuits by Fine-tuning Technique
Zhikai Wang1, Wenfei Hu1, Jingbo Zhou2, Wenyuan Zhang3, Ruitao Wang4, Jian ZHang5, Dejing Dou6, Zuochang Ye5, Yan Wang7
1School of Integrated Circuits,Tsinghua University, 2Baidu Research, Business Intelligence Lab, 3Beijing Institute of Technology, 4Shool of Integrated Circuits, Tsinghua University, 5School of Integrated Circuits, Tsinghua university, 6Big Data Lab, Baidu Research, 7School of Integrated Circuits, Tsinghua University

79    2:05PM
On Predicting Solution Quality of Maze Routing Using Convolutional Neural Network
Kuei-Huan Chang1, Hsin-Hung Pan1, Ting-Chi Wang1, Po-Yuan Chen2, Chin-Fang Shen2
1National Tsing Hua University, 2Synopsys Taiwan Co., Ltd.


Wednesday April 6

Novel AI computing architecture

Chair: Shaahin Angizi, New Jersey Institute of Technology
Co-Chair: Arman Roohi, University of Nebraska Lincoln

25    12:45PM
Beta Oscillation Detector Design for Closed-Loop Deep Brain Stimulation of Parkinson’s Disease with Memristive Spiking Neural Networks
Zachary Kerman, Chunxiu Yu, Hongyu An
Michigan Technological University

94    1:05PM
Memristor-based Deep Spiking Neural Network with a Computing-In-Memory Architecture
Fabiha Nowshin and Cindy Yang Yi
Virginia Tech

28    1:25PM
LogGen: A Parameterized Generator for Designing Floating-Point Logarithm Units for Deep Learning
Pragnesh Patel, Aman Arora, Earl Swartzlander, Lizy John
University of Texas at Austin

135    1:45PM
Cross-layer Designs against Non-ideal Effects in ReRAM-based Processing-in-Memory System
Chen Nie1, Zongwu Wang2, Qidong Tang2, Chenyang Lv2, Li Jiang1, Zhezhi He3
1Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 2Shanghai Jiaotong University, 3Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University


Wednesday April 6

Smart Sensing in Internet of Things (IoT)

Chair: Prabha Sundaravadivel, University of Texas at Tyler
Co-Chair: Shawana Tabassum, University of Texas at Tyler

123    12:45PM
An IoT-enabled Electronic Textile-based Flexible Body Sensor Network for Real-time Health Monitoring in Assisted Living during Pandemic
Nafize Ishtiaque Hossain and Shawana Tabassum
The University of Texas at Tyler

124    1:05PM
EasyBand2.0: A Framework with Context-Aware Recommendation Mechanism for Safety-Aware Mobility during Pandemic Outbreaks
Seema G. Aarella1, Ajaya K. Tripathy2, Saraju Mohanty3, Elias Kougianos4
1Department of Computer Science, University of North Texas, USA., 2School of Computer Science, Gangadhar Meher University, India., 3University of North Texas, 4Department of Electrical Engineering, University of North Texas, USA.

133    1:25PM
i-lete: An IoT-based physical stress monitoring framework for athletes
Prosenjit Ghosh1 and Prabha Sundaravadivel2
1The University of Texas at Tyler, 2University of Texas at Tyler

139    1:45PM
An Automatic and Efficient BERT Pruning for Edge AI Systems
Shaoyi Huang1, Ning Liu2, Yueying Liang1, Hongwu Peng1, Hongjia Li2, Dongkuan Xu3, Mimi Xie4, Caiwen Ding1
1University of Connecticut, 2Northeastern University, 3The Pennsylvania State University, 4The University of Texas at San Antonio


Thursday April 7

Poster and WIP Session 1

Chair: Cindy Yang Yi, Virginia Tech

75    9:45AM
Lightweight Neural Network Architectures for Resource-Limited Devices
April Reed1, Xiaokun Yang1, Shi Sha2
1University of Houston Clear Lake, 2Wilkes University

65    9:50AM
Computation of Soft Error Rates Considering Test Pattern Sequences
Danushka Senarathna and Spyros Tragoudas
Southern Illinois University Carbondale

22    9:55AM
Machine Learning Approach to Characteristic Fluctuation of Bulk FinFETs Induced by Random Interface Traps
Rajat Butola1, Yiming Li2, Sekhar Kola1
1National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University, 2National Chiao Tung University

60    10:00AM
A Unified Statistical Analysis of Comprehensive Fluctuations of Gate-All-Around Silicon Nanosheet MOSFETs Induced by RDF, ITF, and WKF Simultaneously
Sekhar Kola1, Yiming Li2, Chieh-Yang Chen1, Min-Hui Chuang1
1National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University, 2National Chiao Tung University

8    10:05AM
Hardware Trojans for Confidence Reduction and Misclassifications on Neural Networks
Mahdieh Grailoo1, Mairo Leier2, Samuel Pagliarini2
1Dpt. of Computer Systems, Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia, 2Tallinn University of Technology (TalTech)

26    10:10AM
Reusing Verification Assertions as Security Checkers for Hardware Trojan Detection
Mohammad Eslami1, Tara Ghasempouri2, Samuel Pagliarini3
1Department of Computer Systems, Tallinn University of Technology, 2Department of Computer System, Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia, 3Tallinn University of Technology (TalTech)

90    10:15AM
HPAM: An 8-bit High-Performance Approximate Multiplier Design for Error Resilient Applications
Divy Pandey1, Vishesh Mishra1, Saurabh Singh1, Sagar Satapathy2, Babita Jajodia1, Dip Sankar Banerjee2
1Indian Institute of Information Technology Guwahati, 2Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur

80    10:20AM
Hardware-aware 3D Model Workload Selection and Characterization for Graphics and ML Applications
Ruihao Li1, Aman Arora1, Sikan Li1, Qinzhe Wu2, Lizy John1
1The University of Texas at Austin, 2University of Texas at Austin


Thursday April 7

Poster and WIP Session2

Chair: Sara Tehranipoor, Santa Clara University

40    9:45AM
Pushing Low Power Limits on Multi-Core High Performance SoC
Venkateswar Kowkutla, Siva Kothamasu, Kazunobu Shin, Chunhua Hu
Texas Instruments Inc.

87    9:50AM
Beyond Verilog: Evaluating Chisel versus High-level Synthesis with Tiny Designs
Xiangdong Wei and Xinfei Guo
Shanghai Jiao Tong University

29    9:55AM
Quantum Technology for Comparator Circuit
Hafiz Hasan Babu1, Khandaker Mohi Uddin2, Rownak Himel3, Nitish Biswas2
1University of Dhaka, 2Dhaka International University, 3Dhaka International University

31    10:00AM
Density Aware Cell Library Design for Design-Technology Co-Optimization
Shinichi Nishizawa and Toru Nakura
Fukuoka University

21    10:05AM
Examining Vulnerability of HLS-designed Chaskey-12 Circuits to Power Side-Channel Attacks
Saya Inagaki1, Mingyu Yang1, Yang Li2, Kazuo Sakiyama2, Yuko Hara-Azumi1
1Tokyo Institute of Technology, 2The University of Electro-Communications

27    10:10AM
Challenges of Securing Low-Power LoRaWAN Devices Deployed in Advanced Manufacturing
Mohammad Monjur, Joseph Heacock, Joshua Calzadillas, Rui Sun, Qiaoyan Yu
University of New Hampshire

35    10:15AM
Sub-Space Modeling: An Enrollment Solution for XOR Arbiter PUF using Machine Learning
Amir Alipour1, David Hély2, Vincent Beroulle2, Giorgio Di Natale3
1Universite Grenoble Alpes - LCIS, 2Grenoble INP LCIS, 3CNRS TIMA

50    10:20AM
An Offline Hardware Security Assessment Approach using Symbol Assertion and Code Shredding
zahra kazemi1, Amin Norollah2, mahdi fazeli3, David hely3, Vincent Beroulle4
1PhD. Candidate, 2Computer Engineering Dept., IUST, 3Accosiate Proffessor, 4Proffessor


Thursday April 7

Approximate Computing & Monolithic 3D ICs

Chair: Iraklis Anagnostopoulos, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Co-Chair: Ankur Guha Roy, Broadcom

39    9:45AM
EFCSA: An Efficient Carry Speculative Approximate Adder with Rectification
Saurabh Singh1, Vishesh Mishra1, Sagar Satapathy2, Divy Pandey1, Kaustav Goswami3, Dip Sankar Banerjee2, Babita Jajodia1
1Indian Institute of Information Technology Guwahati, 2Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur, 3University of California Davis

61    10:05AM
Thermal Modeling and Design Exploration for Monolithic 3D ICs
Baoli Peng1, Vasilis Pavlidis2, Yi-Chung Chen3, Yuanqing Cheng1
1Beihang University, 2University of Manchester, 3Tennessee State University

148    10:25AM
Discrete Steps towards Approximate Computing
Michael Gansen, Jie Lou, Florian Freye, Tobias Gemmeke, Farhad Merchant, Albert Zeyer, Mohammad Zeineldeen, Ralf Schlüter, Xin Fan
RWTH Aachen University


Thursday April 7

Intelligent Internet of Battery-less Things

Chair: Mimi Xie, University of Texas at San Antonio

136    9:45AM
An Intermittent OTA Approach to Update the DL Weights on Energy Harvesting Devices
Wei Wei1, Sahidul Islam2, Jishnu Banerjee2, Jieren Deng3, Chen Pan4, Caiwen Ding3, Mimi Xie2
1UTSA, 2The University of Texas at San Antonio, 3University of Connecticut, 4Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

137    10:05AM
Aperiodic Tasks Scheduling of Energy Harvesting Embedded Systems
Hongzhi Xu1, Binlian Zhang1, Chen Pan2
1Jishou University, 2Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

138    10:25AM
Joint-optimization of Node placement and UAV's trajectory for Self-sustaining Air-Ground IoT system
Wen Zhang1, Wenlu Wang1, Mehdi Sookhak1, Chen Pan2
1Texas A&M University--Corpus Christi, 2Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

134    10:45AM
Multilayered Triboelectric Energy Harvester as a Smart Floor Mat
Fatma Özüdoğru1, Sercan Koca1, Seval Kınden1, Shawana Tabassum2
1Eskisehir Technical University, Dept. of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Eskisehir, 2The University of Texas at Tyler, Dep. of Electrical Engineering, Tyler, Texas


Thursday April 7

Acceleration and Efficiency of Computation and Storage

Chair: Rasit Topaloglu, IBM
Co-Chair: Vita Pi-Ho Hu, National Taiwan University

6    11:15AM
A Parallel SystemC Virtual Platform for Neuromorphic Architectures
Melvin Galicia1, Farhad Merchant2, Rainer Leupers1
1RWTH Aachen University, 2Institute for Communication Technologies and Embedded Systems, RWTH Aachen University

12    11:35AM
ReFACE: Efficient Design Methodology for Acceleration of Digital Filter Implementations
Arman Roohi1, Shaahin Angizi2, Pooriya Navaeilavasani3, MohammadReza Taheri3
1University of Nebraska - Lincoln, 2New Jersey Institute of Technology, 3Independent Researcher

72    11:55AM
In-storage Processing of I/O Intensive Applications on Computational Storage Drives
Ali HeydariGorji1, Mahdi Torabzadehkashi2, Siavash Rezaei3, hossein bobarshad4, Vladimir Alves3, Pai Chou5
1University of California, Irvine, 2University of California, Irvine - NGD Systems, Inc, 3NGD Systems, Inc., 4NGDSystems, 5National Tsing Hua University

129    12:15PM
Development of On-Wafer EUV Detector for In-Chamber Monitoring in Advanced CMOS Production
Ya-Chin King
National Tsing-Hua University


Thursday April 7

AI Accelerator Hardware Design

Chair: Soheil Salehi, UC Davis

110    11:15AM
FPGA based Reservoir computing with optimized reservoir node architecture
Chunxiao Lin, Yibin Liang, Yang (Cindy) Yi
Virginia Tech

102    11:35AM
A High-Speed CNN Hardware Accelerator with Regular Pruning
Yuan Song, Bi Wu, Tian Yuan, Weiqiang Liu
Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics

49    11:55AM
Low-Precision Quantization Techniques for Hardware-Implementation-Friendly BERT Models
Xinpei Zhang1, Yi Ding1, Mingfei Yu1, Shin-ichi O'uchi2, Masahiro Fujita3
1the University of Tokyo, 2AIST-UTokyo AI Chip Design Open Innovation Laboratory, 3the University of Tokyo, AIST-UTokyo AI Chip Design Open Innovation Laboratory

112    12:15PM
Integrated Sensing and Computing using Energy-Efficient Magnetic Synapses
Shaahin Angizi1 and Arman Roohi2
1New Jersey Institute of Technology, 2University of Nebraska - Lincoln


Thursday April 7

Keep the Chip Secrets Safe: Side-channel Attacks and Defenses

Chair: Nima Karimian, San Jose State University

15    11:15AM
BIC: Blind Identification Countermeasure for Malicious Thermal Sensor Attacks in Mobile SoCs
Mostafa Abdelrehim1, Ahmad Patooghy2, Amin Malekmohammadi1, Abdel-Hameed Badawy3
1California State University at Bakersfield, 2North Carolina A&T State University, 3New Mexico State University

41    11:35AM
Large-Scale Logic-Locking Attack via Simulation
Ruben Purdy and R.D. (Shawn) Blanton
Carnegie Mellon University

68    11:55AM
Stealthy Attack on Algorithmic-Protected DNNs via Smart Bit Flipping
Behnam Ghavami, Seyd Movi, Zhenman Fang, Lesley Shannon
Simon Fraser University

88    12:15PM
Self-timed Sensors for Detecting Static Optical Side Channel Attacks
Sourav Roy1, Tasnuva Farheen1, Shahin Tajik2, Domenic Forte1
1University of Florida, 2Worcester Polytechnic Institute

91    12:35PM
Corruption Exposes You: Statistical Key Recovery from Compound Logic Locking
ARSHDEEP KAUR1, Sayandeep Saha2, Chandan Karfa3, Debdeep Mukhopadhyay4
1Intel India Pvt. Ltd., 2IIT Kharagpur, 3IIT Guwahati, 4Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur


Thursday April 7

Advanced 2.5D and 3D Heterogeneous Integration for State-of-the-Art Computing

Chair: Srinivasan Gopal, Broadcom

142    11:15AM
Design methodology for scalable 2.5D/3D heterogenous tiled chiplet systems
srivatsa rangachar srinivasa1, Jainaveen Sundaram Priya2, Dileep Kurian3, Erika Ramirez Lozano1, Satish Yada1, Saransh Chhabra1, Kamakhya Prasad Sahu4, Paolo Aseron1, Ronald Kalim1, Tanay Karnik4, Anuradha Srinivasan4
1Intel Labs, 2Intel Corporation, 3Intel technologies, 4Intel

119    11:35AM
NoC-enabled 3D Heterogeneous Manycore Systems for Big-Data Applications
Biresh Kumar Joardar1, Jana Doppa2, Partha Pratim Pande2, Krishnendu Chakrabarty1
1Duke University, 2Washington State University

118    11:55AM
Analysis of the Security Vulnerabilities of 2.5-D and 3-D Integrated Circuits
Vaibhav Rao1, Avesta Sasan2, Ioannis Savidis1
1Drexel University, 2University of California, Davis

140    12:15PM
SCIP to the Next Generation of Computing: Extending More than Moore with Silicon Photonics Chiplets in Package (SCIP)
Vivek Raghunathan, Karl Muth, Bapiraju Vinnakota, Prasad Venugopal, Rebecca Schaevitz, Manish Mehta


Thursday April 7

Machine Learning Systems towards Practical Applications

Chair: Bo Yuan, Rutgers University
Co-Chair: Shiyan Hu, University of Southampton

117    2:15PM
An Audio Frequency Unfolding Framework for Ultra-Low Sampling Rate Sensors
Zhihui Gao, Minxue Tang, Ang Li, Yiran Chen
Duke University

147    2:35PM
BLCR: Towards Real-time DNN Execution with Block-based Reweighted Pruning
Xiaolong Ma1, Geng Yuan1, Zhengang Li1, Yifan Gong1, Tianyun Zhang2, Wei Niu3, Zheng Zhan1, Pu Zhao1, Ning Liu4, Jian Tang4, Xue Lin1, Bin Ren3, Yanzhi Wang1
1Northeastern University, 2Cleveland State University, 3William & Mary, 4Midea Group

113    2:55PM
Double Deep Q-Learning Based Irrigation and Chemigation Control
Jianfeng Song1, Dana Porter1, Jiang Hu1, Thomas Marek2
1Texas A&M University, 2Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension

111    3:15PM
Enery Consumption and Runtime Performance Optimizations Applied to Hyperspectral Imaging Cancer Detection
Eduardo Juarez1, Raquel Lazcano2, Daniel Madroñal2, Cesar Sanz1
1Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, 2Universitá degli Studi di Sassari


Thursday April 7

Physical Implementation Considerations in VLSI Designs

Chair: Srinivas Katkoori, University of South Florida
Co-Chair: Sheikh Ariful Islam, University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley

81    2:15PM
Path-Based Pre-Routing Timing Prediction for Modern Very Large-Scale Integration Designs
Li-Wei Chen1, Yao-Nien Sui2, Tai-Cheng Lee2, I-Ching Tsai3, Tai-Wei Kung3, En-Cheng Liu3, Yun-Chih Chang3, Yih-Lang Li2, Mango C.-T. Chao2
1National Yng-Ming Chiao-Tung University, 2National Yang-Ming Chiao-Tung University, 3Realtek Semiconductor Corp

89    2:35PM
Multi-Objective Variation-Aware Sizing for Analog CNFET Circuits
Zahra Heshmatpour, Lihong Zhang, Howard Heys
Memorial University of Newfoundland

97    2:55PM
Layout-based Vulnerability Analysis of LEON3 Processor to Single Event Multiple Transients using Satisfiability Modulo Theories
Sowmith Nethula, Vivek Bansal, Ghaith Hamad, Otmane Ait Mohamed
Concordia University

101    3:15PM
Peak Prediction Using Multi Layer Perceptron(MLP) for Edge Computing ASICs Targeting Scientific Applications
Sandeep Miryala1, Md Adnan Zaman2, Sandeep Mittal1, Yihui Ren1, Grzegorz Deptuch1, Gabriella Carini1, Sioan Zohar1, Shinjae Yoo1, Jack Fried1, Jin Huang1, Srinivas Katkoori2
1Brookhaven National Laboratory, 2University of South Florida

106    3:35PM
Improving Pin Accessibility of Standard Cell Libraries in 7nm Technology
Tsao-Hsuan Peng, Chih-Chun Hsu, Po-Chun Wang, Rung-Bin Lin
Yuan Ze University


Thursday April 7

Physical Attacks on PUFs and Secure Hardware Design

Chair: Nima Karimian, San Jose State University

126    2:15PM
Joint Optimization of NCL PUF Using Frequency-based Analysis and Evolutionary Algorithm
Rabin Yu Acharya and Domenic Forte
University of Florida

37    2:35PM
An Efficient Approach to Model Strong PUF with Multi-Layer Perceptron using Transfer Learning
Amir Alipour1, David Hély2, Vincent Beroulle2, Giorgio Di Natale3
1Universite Grenoble Alpes - LCIS, 2Grenoble INP LCIS, 3CNRS TIMA

109    2:55PM
A Lightweight Neighbor-Averaging Technique for Reducing Systematic Variations in Physically Unclonable Functions
Andres Martinez-Sanchez, Deva Borah, Wenjie Che
New Mexico State University

127    3:15PM
Characterization of mitigation schemes against timing-based side-channel attacks on PCIe hardware
Usman Ali, Salman Abdul Khaliq, Omer Khan
University of Connecticut

125    3:35PM
Strong PUF Security Metrics: Response Sensitivity to Small Challenge Perturbations
Fynn Kappelhoff1, Rasmus Rasche1, Debdeep Mukhopadhyay2, Ulrich Rührmair1
1Ludwig-Maximilians Universität München, 2IIT Kharagpur, Kharagpu


Thursday April 7

Approximate Computing: From Circuit Design to System Integration

Chair: Tobias Gemmeke, RWTH Aachen University

120    2:15PM
How much is too much error? Analyzing the impact of approximate multipliers on DNNs
Ourania Spantidi and Iraklis Anagnostopoulos
Southern Illinois University Carbondale

121    2:35PM
AxBy-ViT: Reconfigurable Approximate Computation Bypass for Vision Transformers
Dongning Ma, Xue Qin, Xun Jiao
Villanova University

122    2:55PM
Approximate Decision Trees For Machine Learning Classification on Tiny Printed Circuits
Konstantinos Balaskas1, Georgios Zervakis2, Kostas Siozios3, Mehdi Tahoori2, Joerg Henkel4
1Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 2Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, 3Department of Physics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 4KIT

130    3:15PM
HW/SW Codesign for Approximate In-Memory Computing
Simon Thomann, Hong Nguyen, Hussam Amrouch
University of Stuttgart

131    3:35PM
On the Resiliency of an Analog Memristive Architecture against Adversarial Attacks
Bijay Raj Paudel1, Vasileios Pentsos2, Spyros Tragoudas1
1Southern Illinois University Carbondale, 2Southen Illinois University Carbondale