Weekly Colloquium

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

Fall 2012

Datesort icon Location Speaker Talk Title Talk Slides
Tue, 10/23/2012 - 16:00 1240 CS Mark Hill

Why On-Chip Cache Coherence is Here to Stay

Tue, 10/09/2012 - 16:00 1240 CS David Hansquine

Computing Trends & The Mobile Experience

Tue, 10/02/2012 - 16:00 1240 CS Boris Grot

Scale out Processors

Tue, 09/25/2012 - 16:00 1240 CS Karu Sankaralingam

Brave new world of Arduino

Thu, 09/13/2012 - 16:00 1221 CS Greg Wright

Mobile = low power? A server guy's journey to the low end

Spring 2012

Datesort icon Location Speaker Talk Title Talk Slides
Tue, 12/18/2012 (All day) Matthew Perry

End of Moores law

Tue, 06/05/2012 - 16:00 CS 1221 Arka Basu

Reducing Memory Reference Energy with Opportunistic Virtual Caching - ISCA Practice talk

Tue, 03/27/2012 - 16:00 CS 1221 Emily Blem, Jai Menon

ISA Wars

Tue, 03/20/2012 - 16:00 CS 1221 Joel Hestness

Netrace

Tue, 03/06/2012 - 16:00 CS 1221 Lena Olson

Address Translation in Virtualized Systems

Tue, 02/28/2012 - 16:00 CS 1221 Jayneel Gandhi

FabScalar: Composing Synthesizable RTL Designs of Arbitrary Cores within a Canonical Superscalar Template

Tue, 02/21/2012 - 16:00 CS 1221 Atif Hashmi

A case for abstract yet accurate cortical models

Tue, 02/14/2012 - 16:00 CS 1221 Derek Hower

Acoherent Shared Memory

Tue, 02/07/2012 - 16:00 CS 1221 Karu Sankaralingam

The DySER Architecture: Continuing the Faster, Smaller, Greener Paradigm of Microprocessors

Tue, 01/31/2012 - 16:00 CS 1221 Emily Blem

Dark Silicon and the End of Multicore Scaling.


Fall 2011

Datesort icon Location Speaker Talk Title Talk Slides
Wed, 11/30/2011 - 16:00 CS 1221 Marc de Kruijf and Gagan Gupta

Practice MICRO Talks Round 2

Tue, 11/29/2011 - 16:00 CS 1221 Mark Hill

Efficiently Enabling Conventional Block Sizes for Very Large Die-stacked DRAM Caches (MICRO talk)

Thu, 11/17/2011 - 16:00 CS 1221 Atif Hashmi

Cortical Columns: A Non Von Neumann Computational Abstraction (Practice Defense Talk)

Thu, 11/10/2011 - 11:00 1240 CS Rajit Manohar

Asynchronous Computer Arithmetic

Tue, 10/18/2011 - 16:00 1240 CS Eftychios Sifakis

Hardware-conscious algorithm design for interactive physics simulation: Are theoretical research directions and software practices influenced by architectural traits of parallel platforms? (or can they afford not to?)

Wed, 10/12/2011 - 16:00 1240 CS John Davis

AMMP: Accurately Modeling and Managing Power for the Data Center

Tue, 10/11/2011 - 16:00 1240 CS Edward Suh

Hardware-Assisted Run-Time Program Monitoring for Trustworthy Computing Systems

Tue, 09/27/2011 - 16:00 1240 CS José Martínez

Self-Optimizing Microprocessors: A Machine Learning Approach

Thu, 09/22/2011 - 16:00 1240 CS Min Xu

Building Datacenter Servers Using Cell Phone Chips

Tue, 09/20/2011 - 16:00 1240 CS Jai Menon and Raghu Balasubramanian

Summer RA Talk 2


Spring 2011

Datesort icon Location Speaker Talk Title Talk Slides
Thu, 05/12/2011 - 16:00 1240 CS Mark D. Hill

The Future of Computing Performance: Game Over or Next Level?

Tue, 02/08/2011 - 16:00 CS 1221 Polina Dudnik & Chen-han Ho

Calvin: Deterministic or Not? Free Will to Choose


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Spring 2010


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