David Blaauw

Professor

David Blaauw

Professor

Dennis Sylvester

David Blaauw

Professor

University of Michigan
EECS Department
Electrical & Computer Engineering
1301 Beal Ave., 2417C EECS
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Tel: 734 763-4526
Fax: 734 763-4617
Email:

Presentations

Tutorials

  • “Circuit and CAD Techniques for Low Power Design,” full day tutorial with co-presenter Anantha Chandrakasan, ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC), June 2007
  • “Future Trends and Issues in DVS,” full day tutorial with co-presenters Barry Pangrle, David Flynn, David Tamura, ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC), June 2005
  • “Leakage Issues in IC Design: Trends, Estimation, Avoidance,” embedded tutorial with co-presenter Anirudh Devgan, ACM/IEEE Asia-Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC), January 2005
  • “Low Power Robust Computing,” full day tutorial with co-presenters Todd Austin, KrisztiĆ”n Flautner, Nam Sung Kim, Trevor Mudge, Dennis Sylvester, ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Microarchitecture (MICRO), November 2004
  • "Standby Leakage Analysis and Optimization Methods for VLSI Design," full day tutorial with co-presenters Anirudh Devgan, Siva Narendra, Farid Najm, ACM/IEEE International Conference on Computer Aided Design (ICCAD), November 2003
  • "Design for Manufacturing in the Sub-100nm Era," full day tutorial with co-presenters Louis Scheffer, Sani Nassif, Andrzej Strojwas, ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC), June 2003
  • "Inductance Extraction and Modeling," half-day tutorial with co-presenters Shannon Morton, Phillip Restle, Claude Gauthier, IEEE International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC), February 2002
  • "On-Chip and Package Inductance Issues," half day tutorial with co-presenter Rajendran Panda, ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Quality Electronic Design (ISQED), March 2001
  • "Signal Integrity Analysis in High Performance Design," full day tutorial with co-presenters Anirudh Devgan, Abhijit Dharchoudhury, ACM/IEEE International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD), November 1999
  • "Interconnect-Driven Performance Optimization for Deep Submicron Layout Systems," full day tutorial with co-presenters Jason Cong, Ren-Song Tsay, ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC), June 1997

Seminars & Invited Talks

  • "Architectural Techniques for Adaptive Computing", David Blaauw, Shidhartha Das, Trevor Mudge, International Solid-State Circuits Conference, 2007
  • “Energy Optimality and Variability in Subthreshold Design,” ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Low-Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED), September 2006
  • “Energy Efficient Design for Subthreshold Supply Voltage Operation,” IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), May 2006
  • “Razor: Power and Reliability Trade-Offs in DVS,” Invited Presentation, India Institute of Technology (IIT) Mumbay, India, December 2004
  • “Extended Dynamic Voltage Scaling for Low Power Design,” IEEE International SOC Conference, September 2004
  • “Razor: A Low-Power Pipeline Based on Circuit-Level Timing Speculation,” Invited Seminar, University of Delft, Netherlands, August 2004
  • “Dynamic Voltage Scaling Based on Timing Speculation,” Invited Presentation, University of Arizona, October 2003
  • "Razor: Dynamic Voltage Scaling Based on Timing Speculation," Gigascale Systems Research Center review meeting, San Jose, September 2003.
  • "Statistical Performance Analysis," Intel Timing Verification Seminar, Portland Oregon, June 2003
  • "Leakage Analysis for High-Speed Circuits," Intel Circuits Research Laboratory, Portland, Oregon, May 2003
  • "Performance Analysis of Power-Supply Noise on High-Speed Circuits," Intel Strategic Computer-Aided Design Laboratory, Portland, Oregon, May 2003
  • "Statistical Analysis of Circuit Performance," Distinguished Lecture Series, University of Toronto, April 2003
  • "Leakage and Power Analysis for Deep-Submicron VLSI," Texas Instruments Corp., Dallas, Texas, April 2003
  • "Performance and Power Analysis in High-Performance VLSI Designs," Motorola Advanced Design Technology Group, Austin, Texas, February 2003
  • "Leakage Analysis and Reduction Methods," IBM Austin Research Laboratory, Austin, Texas, February 2003
  • "Statistical Timing Analysis for VLSI Design," IBM Design Automation Professional Interest Seminar, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, York Town, New York, September 2002
  • "Variability in Chip-Level Performance Analysis," Intel Performance Verification Seminar, Intel Inc., Haifa, Israel, May 2002
  • "Signal Integrity Methods for Deep Submicron Design," Cadence Deep-Submicron Design Seminar, Cadence Berkeley Labs, Berkeley, California, December 2001
  • Invited presentation, "Signal Integrity Issues in High Performance Design," IEEE International Workshop-Power And Timing Modeling, Optimization and Simulation (Patmos), Switzerland, September 2001
  • “Signal Integrity Issues in High Performance Design,” IEEE International Workshop-Power And Timing Modeling, Optimization and Simulation (Patmos), Switzerland, September 2001
  • Invited presentation, "Inductance 101: Analysis and Design," ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference, June 2001
  • "Signal Integrity in High Performance Design," Center for Low Power Electronic Seminar Series, University of Arizona, February 2001
  • "Deep Submicron Issues in High Performance Designs," Microsystems Technology Laboratories Seminar Series, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, October, 2000
  • "Signal Integrity Issues in High-Performance Design," Motorola Internal Conference on Signal Integrity, Austin, Texas, October 2000
  • "Circuit Analysis Techniques," Motorola Timing Meeting, Motorola, Inc., Tel Aviv, Israel, April 2000
  • Invited presentation, "Inductance Extraction and Modeling," ACM/IEEE Great Lakes Symposium on VLSI Design (GLSVLSI), March 2000
  • Keynote address, "Power Management Issues in High Performance Processor Design," IEEE Alessandro Volta Workshop on Low-Power Design (VOLTA), Italy, March 1999
  • "CAD Challenges for High-Performance and Low-Power Processor Designs," Electrical and Computer Engineering Graduate Seminar, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, February 1999
  • "Emerging Deep Submicron Issues in Industrial Designs," Electrical and Computer Engineering Graduate Seminar, Purdue University, February 1999
  • Keynote address, "Industrial Perspectives on Emerging CAD Tools for Low Power Processor Design," ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED), August 1998