Computer Architecture Laboratory

UCF EECS Department Building:

Harris Engineering Center-242

                      Director:

                      Professor Ronald F. DeMara
                            

News Items:


New Publications:
  • 20 Feb. 2015: our paper “Designing Energy-Efficient Approximate Adders using Parallel Genetic Algorithms accepted to IEEE Southeastcon 2015 (SECon-2015)
  • 20 Feb. 2015: our paper “Energy and Area Analysis of a Floating-Point Unit in 15nm CMOS Process Technology” accepted to IEEE Southeastcon 2015 (SECon-2015)
  • 15 Feb. 2015: our paper with Yu Bai and Dr. Lin “Optimally Fortifying Logic Reliability through Criticality Ranking” accepted to Electronics
  • 9 Jan. 2015: our paper “Reactive Rejuvenation of CMOS Logic Paths using Self-Activating Voltage Domains” accepted to IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS-2015)
  • 11 Dec. 2014: Rashad Oreifej presented “Sustainability Assurance Modeling for SRAM-based FPGA Evolutionary Self-Repair” at International Conference on Evolvable Systems in Orlando, FL, USA
  • 25 Oct. 2014: our paper “Organic Embedded Architecture for Sustainable FPGA Soft-Core Processors” accepted to 61st Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium
  • 5 Sept. 2014: our paper “Sustainability Assurance Modeling for SRAM-based FPGA Evolutionary Self-Repair” accepted to International Conference on Evolvable Systems
  • 1 Sept. 2014: our paper “Activity-Based Resource Allocation for Motion Estimation Engines” accepted to Journal of Circuits, Systems, and Computers
  • 6 Aug. 2014: our poster “Applicability of Power-Gating Strategies for Aging Mitigation of CMOS Logic Paths” appeared at 57th Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems
  • 14 June 2014: Rizwan Ashraf presented “Extending Modular Redundancy to NTV: Costs and Limits of Resiliency at Reduced Supply Voltage” at Workshop on Near Threshold Computing in Minneapolis, MN, USA

  • Advancement and Congratulations:
  • 2 Jan. 2015: Professor DeMara to serve on the Program Committee of the IEEE International Conference on Evolvable Systems (ICES-2015).
  • 20 Dec. 2014: Professor DeMara to serve on the Program Committee of 14th IEEE Computer Society Annual Symposium on VLSI (ISVLSI-2015), Digital Circuits and FPGA-Based design track.
  • 15 Dec. 2014: Congratulations to Navid Khoshavi for receiving Society of Reliability Engineering (SRE) scholarship to attend RAMS conference.
  • 15 Dec. 2014: Welcome new Graduate Assistant – Arman Roohi (M.S. Azad Univ. of Tehran, B.S. Univ. of Shiraz)
  • 8 Dec. 2014: Congratulations to Rizwan Ashraf for passing his proposal exam.
  • 21 Nov. 2014: Congratulations to Ahmad Al-Zahrani for passing his proposal exam.
  • 3 Oct. 2014: Congratulations to Stephen Williams for receiving RAMP Scholar in 2014-2015.
  • 18 Aug. 2014: Welcome new Graduate Assistants - Soheil Salehi (B.S. Isfahan Univ. of Technology / Univ. of Tehran) and Ramtin MohammadZand (M.S. Sharif University of Technology)
  • 30 June 2014: Rizwan Ashraf accepts a 5-month internship at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.

  • Press Release:
  • 1 September 2014: Professors Yuan (PI) and Cho, Abdolvand, Atia, DeMara, and Gong awarded NSF I/UCRC Center for Multi-functional Integrated System Technology (MIST) grant from National Science Foundation (NSF), September 2014 – August 2019 for UCF I/UCRC Site.
  • Sept. 2014: NSF-funded Exhibit debuts at Orlando Science Center