C-FAR Principal Investigators Speak at Numerous Locations in late 2014 and early 2015

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Several C-FAR PIs spoke at various events between November 2014 and January 2015:

  • Professor Margaret Martonosi, Princeton University, presented "Power-Aware Computing: Then, Now, and Into the Future" at the Micro 2014 Career Workshop for Women and Minorities in Computer Architecture in Cambridge, UK (December 14) and at the Northeastern University Distinguished Lecture in Boston, MA (January 20)
  • Professor Krste Asanovic, University of California--Berkeley, spoke on "ASPIRE: Algorithms and Specializers for Provably Optimal Implementations with Resiliency and Efficiency" at the 1st International Workshop on Heterogeneous Computing Platforms in San Jose, CA (November 6)
  • Professor Luis Ceze, University of Washington, presented "Imperfection is Beautiful and Efficient: Approximate Computing" at the DARPA MTO offsite meeting (November 24) and at Yale University (December 1)
  • Professor Deming Chen, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, spoke on "FCUDA: the CUDA to FPGA Compiler" at the ICCAD 2014 Workshop: Heterogeneous Computing Platforms (HCP) in San Jose, CA (November 6) and "New Solutions for System-Level and High-Level Synthesis" at the IEEE International Symposium on Integrated Circuits in Singapore (December 11)
  • Professor Wen-mei Hwu, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, presented "Rethinking Computer Architecture for Energy Limited Computing" at the University of Chicago Distinguished Lecture Series (January 22)
  • Professor Benjamin Lee, Duke University, spoke on "Economic Mechanisms for Managing Risk in Datacenters" at Texas A&M University, College Station, TX (November 6)
  • Professor Kevin Skadron, University of Virginia, spoke on "Automata Processing: A Brief Introduction" (December 3)
  • Professor Michael B. Taylor, University of California--San Diego, presented "Bitcoin and the Age of Bespoke Silicon" at the DARPA Proceed meeting in Portland, OR (November 17)