Michigan Technological University

 

 

                              

                   Design Automation Group

 

News

 

09/2017

Our spectral graph sparsification engine is available for download now! It can robustly preserve the most critical spectral (structural) graph properties while dramatically reducing the complexity of arbitrarily complicated networks, such as social networks, big data graphs, VLSI circuit networks, etc. Check it out!

07/2017

Prof. Feng will give a talk "Towards Practically-Efficient Spectral Sparsification of Graphs" at the SIAM Annual Meeting (AN17) at Pittsburgh, PA.

06/2017

Our paper, "SAMG: Sparsified Graph Theoretic Algebraic Multigrid for Solving Large Symmetric Diagonally Dominant (SDD) Matrices", has been accepted to IEEE/ACM International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD), 2017. Congratulations!

02/2017

Our paper, "A Spectral Graph Sparsification Approach to Scalable Vectorless Power Grid Integrity Verification", has been accepted to IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference (DAC), 2017. Congratulations!

11/2016

I and Prof. Xin Li (Carnegie Mellon University) are organizing an International Workshop on Design Automation for Analog and Mixed-Signal Circuits, co-located with International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD), 2016.

06/2016

Prof. Feng received a research grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for the proposal entitled "SHF: Small: Scalable Spectral Sparsification of Graph Laplacians and Integrated Circuits" (2016-2019, single PI).

04/2016

Congratulations to Mr. Xueqian Zhao and Mr. Lengfei Han for passing their Ph.D. defense!

02/2016

Mr. Lengfei Han will join Intel Corporation, OR. Congratulations!

09/2015

Mr. Yongyu Wang joined our group as a Ph.D. student.

08/2015

Mr. Xueqian Zhao will join Synopsys Inc., CA. Congratulations!

11/2014

Prof. Feng became the principal investigator of the CUDA Research Center at Michigan Technological University named by Nvidia Corporation.

07/2014

Mr. Zhiqiang Zhao joined our group as a Ph.D. student.

06/2014

Prof. Feng received the Research Enhancement Fund from Michigan Technological University.

05/2014

Prof. Feng received a Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for the proposal entitled: "CAREER: Leveraging Heterogeneous Manycore Systems for Scalable Modeling, Simulation and Verification of Nanoscale Integrated Circuits"(2014-2019).

10/2013

Prof. Zhuo Feng accepted an invitation to serve as a member of technical program committee of 2014 ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC) to be held at San Francisco.

09/2013

Prof. Feng received a research grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for the proposal entitled: "SHF:Small:Graph Sparsification Approach to Scalable Parallel SPICE-Accurate Simulation of Post-layout Integrated Circuits" (2013-2016, single PI).

08/2013

We received a research grant from Intel Corporation to work on power grid verifications (2013-2014, single PI).

07/2013

Our paper, "An Efficient Graph Sparsification Approach to Scalable Harmonic Balance (HB) Analysis of Strongly Nonlinear RF Circuits", has been accepted to 2013 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD).

06/2013

Our paper, "Scalable Vectorless Power Grid Current Integrity Verification", received the prestigious best paper award at 2013 ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC). This paper was the sole best paper award winner selected from eight nominated candidates, 162 accepted technical papers and 747 papers submitted this year. More than 6,000 people attended the 2013 DAC conference.

02/2013

Our papers on GPU-based SPICE simulator and vectorless power grid verification have been accepted to 2013 ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC). The paper on vectorless current integrity verification has been nominated for DAC best paper award.

08/2012

Arash Qodratnama, and Jehanzeb Ashraf joined our group.

06/2012

Our paper, "GPSCP: A General-Purpose Support-Circuit Preconditioning Approach to Large-Scale SPICE-Accurate Nonlinear Circuit Simulations", has been accepted to IEEE/ACM International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD).

02/2012

Our paper, "Towards Efficient SPICE-Accurate Nonlinear Circuit Simulation with On-the-Fly Support-Circuit Preconditioners", has been accepted to 2012 ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC).

12/2011

Bojun Ma and Lengfei Han joined the group as Ph.D. students.

06/2011

Our paper, "Power Grid Analysis with Hierarchical Support Graphs", has been accepted to 2011 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD).

02/2011

Our paper, "Fast Multipole Method on GPU: Tackling 3-D Capacitance Extraction on Massively Parallel SIMD Platforms", has been accepted to 2011 ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC).

09/2010

Jennifer Winikus joined the group.

09/2010

Liang Ma joined the group.

06/2010

Our paper, "Fast thermal analysis on GPU for 3D-ICs with integrated microchannel cooling", has been accepted to 2010 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD).

02/2010

We have three papers accepted to 2010 ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC).

08/2009

Xueqian Zhao joined the group as the first Ph.D. student.

08/2009

Our research website has been created.

 

 

Last updated in June 2017.  Copyright by Zhuo Feng.