Monday, April 4th 2005

08.00 — 08.10 Welcome & Opening

Jürgen Becker, Universität Karlsruhe (TH); Germany
Serge Vernalde, IMEC, Leuven, Belgium

08.10 — 08.55 Opening Keynote

Ivo Bolsens, CTO Xilinx
Xilinx, Inc.; USA
"FPGAs, the heart of embedded system"


08.55 9.55 Session 1 Hardware Architectures

Chair: TBD
Weisheng Chong, Masanori Hariyama, Michitaka Kameyama
Tohoku University, Japan
"Architecture of a Multi-Context FPGA Using
Reconfigurable Context Memory"

Stephan Gatzka, Christian Hochberger
Dresden University of Technology, Germany
"Hardware Based Online Profiling in AMIDAR processors"
Minoru Watanabe, Fuminori Kobayashi
Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
"An Optically Differential Reconfigurable Gate Array
VLSI chip with a dynamic reconfiguration circuit"

09.55 10.30 Coffee-Break

10.30 11.30 Session 2 Applications and Algorithms

Chair: TBD
Mukesh Chugh, Dinesh Bhatia, Poras Balsara
University of Texas at Dallas, USA
"Design and Implementation of Configurable W-CDMA
Rake Receiver Architectures on FPGA"

Florence Choong Chiao Mei, Mamun Bin Ibne Reaz,
Faisal Mohd Yasin
Multimedia University, Malaysia
"Power Quality Disturbance Detection Using Artificial
Intelligence: A Hardware Approach"

Owen Callanan, Emre Ozer, James Sexton, David Gregg
Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
Andy Nisbet
Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK
"FPGA Implementation of a Lattice Quantum
Chromodynamics Algorithm Using Logarithmic Arithmetic"

11.30 12.00 Session 3 Poster Session

Chair: TBD
See Monday Poster Session Schedule
In addition you are invited to take a look at the posters until 6pm.
(... overview)

12.00 13.15 Lunch Break

13.15 14.35 Session 4 HW/ SW Reconfigurable SystemsSession

Chair: TBD
Jingzhao Ou, Viktor K. Prasanna
University of Southern California, USA
"MATLAB/Simulink Based Hardware/Software Co-Simulation
for Designing Using FPGA Configured Soft Processors"

Michael Huebner, Katarina Paulsson, Juergen Becker
Universität Karlsruhe (TH), Germany
Title: "Parallel and Flexible Multiprocessor System-On-Chip
for Adaptive Automotive Applications based on Xilinx MicroBlaze Soft-Cores"

Neil Steiner, Peter Athanas
Virginia Tech, USA
"Hardware-Software Interaction:
Preliminary Observations"

Wim Heirman, Joni Dambre, Jan Van Campenhout
Universiteit Gent, Belgium
Christof Debaes, Hugo Thienpont
Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
"Traffic Temporal Analysis for Reconfigurable
Interconnects in Shared-Memory Systems"

14.35 15.05 Coffee Break

15.05 16.05 Session 5 Algorithms and Arithmetic

Chair: TBD
Ling Zhuo, Gerald Morris, Viktor Prasanna
EE-Systems, University of Southern California, USA
"Designing Scalable FPGA-Based Reduction
Circuits Using Pipelined Floating-Point Cores"

Konstantinos Katsoulakis, Tughrul Arslan
School of Engineering and Electronics, University of Edinburgh, UK
"A Novel Low-Power Reconfigurable Data Path
for Advanced Speech Coding Algorithms"

Pascal Benoit, Lionel Torres, Gilles Sassatelli,
Michel Robert, Gaston Cambon
LIRMM, France
"Automatic Task Scheduling/
Loop Unrolling Using Dedicated RTR controllers
in Coarse Grain Reconfigurable Architectures"

16.05 17.05 Session 6 Reconfiguration Techniques

Session Chair: TBD
Roozbeh Jafari, Majid Sarrafzadeh
University of California, Los Angeles, USA
"Quick Reconfiguration in Clustered MicroSequencer"
Markus Rullmann, Sebastian Siegel, Renate Merker
Dresden University of Technology, Germany
"Optimization of Reconfiguration Overhead by
Algorithmic Transformations and Hardware Matching"

Heiko Kalte, Gareth Lee
School of Computer Science & Software Engineering, University of Western Australia, Australia
Mario Porrmann, Ulrich Rückert
System and Circuit Technology, University of Paderborn, Germany
"REPLICA: A Bitstream Manipulation Filter for
Module Relocation in Partial Reconfigurable Systems"

17.05 17.15 Short Break

17.15 18.15 Session 7 Power Aware Design

Session Chair: TBD
Jawad Khan, Ranga Vemuri
University of Cincinnati, USA
"Battery-Efficient Task Execution on Reconfigurable
Computing Platforms with Multiple Processing Units"

Michael Ullmann, Wansheng Jin, Juergen Becker
Universität Karlsruhe (TH), Germany
"Hardware Enhanced Function Allocation
Management in Reconfigurable Systems"
Antonio Carlos Schneider Beck, Luigi Carro
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
"Application of Binary Translation to Java
Reconfigurable Architectures"

18.15 Dinner