Weekly Colloquium

Fall 2016

Datesort icon Location Speaker Talk Title Talk Slides
Tue, 10/11/2016 - 16:00 CS 1240 David Wentzlaff - Princeton

Processors for the Data Center and Cloud of the Future

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 16:00 TBD David Schlais

BADGR: A Practical GHR Implementation for TAGE Branch Predictors

Tue, 09/13/2016 - 16:00 CS 1240 Karu Sankaralingam

Modularizing the Microprocessor Core to Outperform Traditional Out-of-Order

Spring 2016

Datesort icon Location Speaker Talk Title Talk Slides
Tue, 04/05/2016 - 16:00 CS 1240 Jayneel Gandhi

Efficient Memory Virtualization: can we have higher dimensionality at the cost of none?

Tue, 03/29/2016 - 16:00 CS 1240 Jason Power

When to use 3D Die-Stacked Memory for Bandwidth-Constrained Big-Data Workloads

Tue, 03/01/2016 - 16:00 CS 1240 Hongil Yoon

Revisiting Virtual L1 Caches: A Practical Design Using Dynamic Synonym Remapping (HPCA Practice Talk)

Wed, 02/17/2016 - 15:30 CS 1240 Tony Nowatzki

Reviving General Purpose Computing with Architectural Specialization

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 16:00 CS 1240 Karu Sankaralingam

Power-Hungry Accelerators Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Ignore Power

Fall 2015

Datesort icon Location Speaker Talk Title Talk Slides
Tue, 11/17/2015 - 16:00 CS 1240 Jayneel Gandhi

Reducing Dimensionality of Virtual Memory

Tue, 11/10/2015 - 16:00 CS 1240 Rohit Shukla

Architecture Seminar: Spiking Neuron Architecture

Tue, 11/03/2015 - 16:00 CS 1240 Newsha Ardalani, Lena Olson

Micro Practice Talks (GPS & Border Control)

Fri, 10/30/2015 - 16:00 CS 1240 Christopher Batten

Architectural Specialization for Inter-Iteration Loop Dependence Patterns

Mon, 10/26/2015 - 13:00 CS 1240 Fred Chong

Software and Architectures for Large-Scale Quantum Computing

Tue, 10/06/2015 - 16:00 CS 1240 Karu Sankaralingam

Opportunities and Challenges in Open Source Hardware

Tue, 09/29/2015 - 16:00 CS1240 Hongil Yoon

Revisiting Virtual L1 Caches

Tue, 09/22/2015 - 16:00 CS 1221 Lena Olson

Security Implications of Accelerators

Summer 2015

Datesort icon Location Speaker Talk Title Talk Slides
Tue, 08/18/2015 - 16:00 CS 1240 Thomas Wenisch

Killer Microseconds and the Tail at Scale

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 16:00 1210 CS Karu Sankaralingam

Title: MIAOW: An Open Source GPU

Tue, 06/09/2015 - 16:40 CS1240 Tony Nowatzki

Exploring the Potential of Heterogeneous Von Neumann/Dataflow Execution Models [ISCA Practice]

Tue, 06/09/2015 - 16:00 CS 1240 Jayneel Gandhi

Redundant Memory Mappings for Fast Access to Large Memories [ISCA Practice]

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 11:00 CS 1240 Babak Falsafi

Computer Architecture Seminar: A Case for Specialized Server Architecture

Spring 2015

Fall 2014

Datesort icon Location Speaker Talk Title Talk Slides
Tue, 12/09/2014 - 16:00 1240 CS Jayneel Gandhi

Title: Efficient Memory Virtualization

Tue, 12/02/2014 - 16:00 1240 CS Hadi Esmaeilzadeh

Approximate Acceleration: Trading off Certainty for Efficiency and Speed

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 12:00 1240 CS Prof. Veljko Milutinovic

DataFlow SuperComputing

Tue, 11/11/2014 - 16:00 1240 CS Mark D. Hill & David Wood

Making Graphics Processing Unit Memory Systems More General Purpose

Mon, 11/10/2014 - 16:00 1240CS Krishna V. Palem

Ten Years of Inexact Processing, Design for ultra energy-efficient approximate architectures and embedded systems

Tue, 10/14/2014 - 16:00 1240 CS Abhishek Bhattacharjee

Title: Hardware support for virtual memory in next - generation heterogeneous manycore systems.

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 16:00 1240 CS Michael L. Scott

Disengaged Scheduling for Fair, Protected Access to Fast Computational Accelerators

Spring 2014

Datesort icon Location Speaker Talk Title Talk Slides
Tue, 05/13/2014 - 16:00 CS 1240 Theo Dahlen and Daniel Ross

Soul of a new 552 machine

Tue, 05/06/2014 - 16:00 CS 1240 Dileep Bhandarkar

My 40-Year Journey from Mainframes to Smartphones

Tue, 04/29/2014 - 16:30 CS 1240 Professor Karin Strauss

Tolerating Holes in Wearable Memories

Tue, 04/29/2014 - 16:00 CS 1240 Professor Luis Ceze

Disciplined Approximate Computing: From Language to Hardware, and Beyond

Tue, 04/08/2014 - 16:00 CS 1240 Professor Engin Ipek

Associative Computing with Emerging Nonvolatile Memories

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 16:00 CS 1240 Professor Jignesh Patel

Towards hardware-software co-design for data processing: A plea and a proposal

Tue, 03/25/2014 - 16:00 CS 1240 Professor Karu Sankaralingam

Memory Access Dataflow

Tue, 03/11/2014 - 16:00 CS 1240 Professor Margaret Martonosi

Power-Aware Computing: Then, Now, and into the Future

Tue, 03/04/2014 - 16:00 CS 1240 Prof Yoav Etsion

Single-Graph Multiple Flows: A Dataflow Architecture For Massively Parallel Programming Models

Tue, 02/25/2014 - 16:00 CS 1240 Mike Marty

Toward Microsecond Computing In The Warehouse

Fall 2013

Datesort icon Location Speaker Talk Title Talk Slides
Tue, 12/03/2013 - 16:30 CS 1221 Jason Powers

[MICRO Practice talk] Heterogeneous System Coherence for Integrated CPU-GPU Systems

Tue, 12/03/2013 - 16:00 CS 1221 Raghuraman Balasubramanian

[MICRO Practice talk] Virtually-Aged Sampling DMR: Unifying Circuit Failure Prediction and Circuit Failure Detection

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 16:30 CS 1221 Arslan Zulfiqar

[MICRO Practice Talk] Wavelength Stealing: An Opportunistic Approach to Channel Sharing in Multi-chip Photonic Interconnects

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 16:00 CS 1221 Somayeh Sardahsti

[MICRO Practice Talk]Decoupled Compressed Cache: Exploiting Spatial Locality for Energy-Optimized Compressed Caching

Tue, 10/29/2013 - 16:00 CS 1221 Professor Martha Kim

The Design and Implementation of a Database Processing Unit

Tue, 10/15/2013 - 16:00 CS 1221 Professor Michael Ferris

Some things a Computer Architect needs to know about Mathematical Optimization

Tue, 10/08/2013 - 16:00 CS 1221 Professor Milo Martin, Professor Thomas Wenisch

Computational Sprinting

Fri, 09/27/2013 - 12:00 CS 1240 Professor Arvind

Dangers Of Simplified Architectural Models In Multicore Research

Tue, 09/10/2013 - 16:00 CS 1221 Professor Mark D. Hill

21st Century Computer Architecture

Tue, 09/03/2013 - 16:00 CS 1221 Venkatraman Govindaraju

Breaking SIMD Shackles With An Exposed Flexible Microarchitecture And The Access Execute PDG

Spring 2013

Datesort icon Location Speaker Talk Title Talk Slides
Tue, 03/12/2013 - 16:00 CS 1240 Prof. Kathryn Mckinley

The Yin and Yang of Hardware Heterogeneity: Can Software Survive?

Tue, 03/05/2013 - 16:00 CS 1240 Newsha Ardalani

Linear Regression Models

Tue, 02/19/2013 - 16:00 CS 1240 Andrew Nere

HPCA Practice talk : Bridging the Semantic Gap: Emulating Biological Neuronal Behaviors with Simple Digital Neurons

Tue, 02/12/2013 - 16:00 CS 1221 Jai Menon

Power Struggles: Revisiting the RISC vs. CISC Debate on Contemporary ARM and x86 Architectures

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