Prof. Yiran Chen and Prof. Hai (Helen) Li visited School of Electronic Science and Engineering at Nanjing University and gave talks entitled “MRAM Design and Optimization: Challenges and Opportunities” and “Emerging Memristor Technology and Its Usage in Neuromorphic Systems,” at Nanjing, China, on Dec. 16, 2013.
Dr. Zhenyu Sun joined Broadcom as a Staff II Scientist.
Prof. Hai (Helen) Li attended International Semiconductor Device Research Symposium (ISDRS) and gave a talk entitled “The Stochastic Characteristics of Memristor Devices and Case Studies in Neuromorphic Hardware Design,” MD, Dec. 11-13, 2013.
Prof. Yiran Chen (PI) received a research grant of ($90,000) from Samsung Global MRAM Innovation Program for his proposal entitled “ECC Designs for High-Performance High-Reliable STT-MRAM,” Starting on 02/01/2014.
Dr. Chen received a grant from Samsung Global MRAM Innovation Program on STT-RAM reliability improvement.
Prof. Yiran Chen and Prof. Hai (Helen) Li visited National Cheng Kung University and gave talks entitled “Next-generation Nonvolatile Memory Technologies: Design Space Exploration and Applications in Modern Computing Systems” and “Neuromorphic Systems atop Emerging Devices,”, Tainan, Taiwan, Nov. 28. 2013.
Prof. Hai (Helen) Li visited Cisco Inc. and gave a talk entitled “Design Space Exploration and Applications of STT-RAM in Modern Computing Systems” at Milpitas, CA on Nov. 21, 2013.
Prof. Yiran Chen and Prof. Hai (Helen) Li, together with EI-Lab members: Wujie Wen, Yaojun Zhang, and Xiuyuan Bi attended International Conference on Computer Aided Design (ICCAD) at San Jose, CA on Nov. 18-21, 2013 and presented four papers in ICCAD and one poster in International Workshop on Design Automation for Analog and Mixed-Signal Circuits.
Zhenyu successfully defended his Ph.D. thesis on 11/11/2013. He will join Broadcom as Staff II Scientist.
Zhenyu Sun successfully defended his doctoral dissertation, with the title: High-performance and Low-power Magnetic Material Memory based Cache Design. Congratulations, Dr. Sun!