WEDNESDAY June 05, 1:30pm - 3:00pm | N262
TOPIC AREA: DESIGN, EDA
KEYWORD: BACK END DESIGN, LOW POWER, IMPLEMENTATION
EVENT TYPE: DESIGNER TRACK

SESSION 58
Every Joule Counts
Chair:
Prashant Varshney - Microsoft Corporation, Sunnyvale, CA
Venture into this world where ardent fans of energy make every joule count in their hunt for savings – be it with a new way of power gating or substrate biasing, exploring the proper robustness of circuits and even designing automated cell design for analog cells. Rounding up the session is a deep look at what 3-Sigma really means!

Thank you to our Designer Track Sponsor:


58.1Practical Implementation of Active Mode Power Gating Circuits
 Speaker: Insub Shin - Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Gyeonggi-do, Republic of Korea
 Authors: Insub Shin - Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Gyeonggi-do, Republic of Korea
Wook Kim - Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Hwaseong-si, Republic of Korea
Kyungtae Do - Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Hwaseong-si, Republic of Korea
Jung Yun Choi - Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Yong-in, Republic of Korea
58.2A Novel Back Biasing Technique for Power Efficient SOC in FDSOI Technology Node
 Speaker: Koushik De - INVECAS, Inc., Hyderabad, India
 Authors: Koushik De - INVECAS, Inc., Hyderabad, India
Abhishek Kumar Rai - INVECAS, Inc., Hyderabad, India
Vikram Kuralla - INVECAS, Inc., Hyderabad, India
Vivek Tiramareddi - INVECAS, Inc., Hyderabad, India
58.3Activation-aware Slack Assignment (ASA) for Mode-wise Power Saving in High-End ISP
 Speaker: Jun Nagayama - Socionext, Inc., Yokohama, Japan
 Authors: Jun Nagayama - Socionext, Inc., Yokohama, Japan
Yutaka Masuda - Osaka Univ., Suita, Japan
Masayuki Takeshige - Socionext, Inc., Yokohama, Japan
Yoshimasa Ogawa - Socionext, Inc., Yokohama, Japan
Masanori Hashimoto - Osaka Univ., Suita, Japan
Yoichi Momiyama - Socionext, Inc., Yokohama, Japan
58.4Novel Power-grid Design & Layout Strategy for SoC ESD-CDM Robustness
 Speaker: Murali Mohan Thota - Texas Instruments India Pvt. Ltd., Bengaluru, India
 Authors: Villy V. Gohil - Texas Instruments India Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore, India
Karthik Kodakandla - Texas Instruments India Pvt. Ltd., Bengaluru, India
Murali Mohan Thota - Texas Instruments India Pvt. Ltd., Bengaluru, India
Subhadeep Ghosh - Texas Instruments India Pvt. Ltd., Bengaluru, India
58.5Practical Cell Based Analog Design MethodologyⅡ (AnaCell)
 Speaker: Yukichi Todoroki - Jedat, Inc., Tokyo, Japan
 Authors: Akira Suzuki - Jedat, Inc., Tokyo, Japan
Yukichi Todoroki - Jedat, Inc., Tokyo, Japan
Tomoyuki Kato - Jedat, Inc., Tokyo, Japan
Masanori Kusano - Jedat, Inc., Tokyo, Japan
Nobuto Ono - Jedat, Inc., Tokyo, Japan
Kazuhiro Miura - Jedat, Inc., Tokyo, Japan
Kazuyuki Kawauchi - Jedat, Inc., Tokyo, Japan
Takashi Ida - Gunma Univ., Japan
Yudai Abe - Gunma Univ., Japan
Yukiko Shibasaki - Gunma Univ., Japan
Anna Kuwana - Gunma Univ., Japan
Haruo Kobayashi - Gunma Univ., Japan
58.6How Much Can One Trust Foundry’s 3-Sigma PEX Corners?
 Speaker: Ning Lu - IBM Systems Group, Essex Junction, VT
 Author: Ning Lu - IBM Systems Group, Essex Junction, VT