Publications

  • 2020

  • 80. Behnaz Ranjbar and Tuan D. A. Nguyen and Alireza Ejlali and Akash Kumar, "Power-Aware Run-Time Scheduler for Mixed-Criticality Systems on Multi-Core Platform" , In IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), pp. 1–1, 30 October 2020. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 79. Akhil Raj Baranwal, Salim Ullah, Siva Satyendra Sahoo, Akash Kumar, "ReLAccS: A Multi-level Approach to Accelerator Design for Reinforcement Learning on FPGA-based Systems" , In IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), pp. 1–1, 28 October 2020. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 78. Suresh Nambi and Salim Ullah and Aditya Lohana and Siva Satyendra Sahoo and Farhad Merchant and Akash Kumar, "ExPAN(N)D: Exploring Posits for Efficient Artificial Neural Network Design in FPGA-based Systems" , 27 October 2020. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 77. Shubham Rai and Satwik Patnaik and Ansh Rupani and Johann Knechtel and Ozgur Sinanoglu and Akash Kumar, "Security Promises and Vulnerabilities in Emerging Reconfigurable Nanotechnology-Based Circuits" , In IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), pp. 1–1, 2020. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 76. Cecilia De la Parra and Andre Guntoro and Akash Kumar, "Full Approximation of Deep Neural Networks through Efficient Optimization" , In Proceeding: 2020 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), IEEE, Oct 2020. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 75. Behnaz Ranjbar and Bardia Safaei and Alireza Ejlali and Akash Kumar, "FANTOM: Fault Tolerant Task-Drop Aware Scheduling for Mixed-Criticality Systems" , In IEEE Access, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), pp. 1–1, October 2020. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 74. Siva Satyendra Sahoo and Bharadwaj Veeravalli and Akash Kumar, "Markov Chain-based Modeling and Analysis of Checkpointing with Rollback Recovery for Efficient DSE in Soft Real-time Systems" , In Proceeding: 2020 IEEE International Symposium on Defect and Fault Tolerance in VLSI and Nanotechnology Systems, DFT 2020, ESA-ESRIN, Frascati (Rome) Italy, October 19-21, 2020, October 2020. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 73. Zahra Ebrahimi Mamaghani and Salim Ullah and Akash Kumar, "SIMDive: Approximate SIMD Soft Multiplier-Divider for FPGAs with Tunable Accuracy" , In Proceeding: 30th 2020 ACM Great Lakes Symposium on VLSI (GLSVLSI), September 2020. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 72. Sahoo, Siva Satyendra and Veeravalli, Bharadwaj and Kumar, Akash, "CL(R)Early: An Early-stage DSE Methodology for Cross-Layer Reliability-aware Heterogeneous Embedded Systems" , Proceedings of the 57th Annual Design Automation Conference 2020, Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA, July 2020. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 71. Cecilia De la Parra, Andre Guntoro, Akash Kumar, "Improving approximate neural networks for perception tasks through specialized optimization" , In Future Generation Computer Systems, vol. 113, pp. 597-606, July 2020. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 70. G. Raut and S. Rai and S. K. Vishvakarma and A. Kumar, "A CORDIC Based Configurable Activation Function for ANN Applications" , In Proceeding: 2020 IEEE Computer Society Annual Symposium on VLSI (ISVLSI), pp. 78-83, July 2020. (Best paper nominee) [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 69. M. Raitza and S. Märcker and J. Trommer and A. Heinzig and S. Klüppelholz and C. Baier and A. Kumar, "Quantitative Characterization of Reconfigurable Transistor Logic Gates" , In IEEE Access, pp. 1-1, June 2020. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 68. S. Gupta and S. Ullah and K. Ahuja and A. Tiwari and A. Kumar, "ALigN: A Highly Accurate Adaptive Layerwise Log_2_Lead Quantization of Pre-Trained Neural Networks" , In IEEE Access, vol. 8, pp. 118899-118911, June 2020. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 67. S. Ullah and T. D. A. Nguyen and A. Kumar, "Energy-Efficient Low-Latency Signed Multiplier for FPGA-based Hardware Accelerators" , In IEEE Embedded Systems Letters, May 2020. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 66. S. Ullah and H. Schmidl and S. S. Sahoo and S. Rehman and A. Kumar, "Area-optimized Accurate and Approximate Softcore Signed Multiplier Architectures" , In IEEE Transactions on Computers, April 2020. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 65. S. Potluri and A. Aysu and A. Kumar, "SeqL: Secure Scan-Locking for IP Protection" , In Proceeding: 21st International Symposium on Quality Electronic Design (ISQED), March 2020. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 64. C. D. L. Parra and A. Guntoro and A. Kumar, "PROXSIM: SIMULATION FRAMEWORK FOR CROSS-LAYER APPROXIMATE DNN OPTIMIZATION" , In Proceeding: 2020 Design, Automation Test in Europe Conference Exhibition (DATE), March 2020. (Best paper nominee) [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 63. S. Rai and M. Raitza and S. S. Sahoo and A. Kumar, "DISCERN: DISTILLING STANDARD CELLS FOR EMERGING RECONFIGURABLE NANOTECHNOLOGIES" , In Proceeding: 2020 Design, Automation Test in Europe Conference Exhibition (DATE), March 2020. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 62. S. Ullah and S. Gupta and K. Ahuja and A. Tiwari and A. Kumar, "L2L: A HIGHLY ACCURATE LOG_2_LEAD QUANTIZATION OF PRE-TRAINED NEURAL NETWORKS" , In Proceeding: 2020 Design, Automation Test in Europe Conference Exhibition (DATE), March 2020. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 61. Tuan D. A. Nguyen and Akash Kumar, "Maximizing the Serviceability of Partially Reconfigurable FPGA Systems in Multi-tenant Environment" , In Proceeding: 28th International Symposium on Field-Programmable Gate Arrays, February 2020. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 60. Zahra Ebrahimi Mamaghani and Salim Ullah and Akash Kumar, "LeAp: Leading-one Detection-based Softcore Approximate Multipliers with Tunable Accuracy" , In Proceeding: 2020 25th Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC), Jan 2020. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 2019

  • 59. Agrawal, Rohit and Ahuja , Kapil and Hau Hoo, Chin and Duy Anh Nguyen, Tuan and Kumar, Akash, "ParaLarPD: Parallel FPGA Router Using Primal-Dual Sub-Gradient Method" , In Electronics, vol. 8, no. 12, December 2019. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 58. M. Mousavi and H. R. Pourshaghaghi and H. Corporaal and A. Kumar, "Scatter Scrubbing: A Method to Reduce SEU Repair Time in FPGA Configuration Memory" , In Proceeding: 2019 IEEE International Symposium on Defect and Fault Tolerance in VLSI and Nanotechnology Systems (DFT), pp. 1-6, Oct 2019. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 57. Nusrat Jahan Lisa and Tuan D. A. Nguyen and Dirk Habich and Akash Kumar and Wolfgang Lehner, "High-Throughput Bit Packing Compression" , In Proceeding: Euromicro DSD, August 2019. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 56. B. Ranjbar and Tuan D. A. Nguyen and A. Ejlali and A. Kumar, "Online Peak Power and Maximum Temperature Management in Multi-Core Mixed-Criticality Embedded Systems" , In Proceeding: Euromicro DSD, August 2019. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 55. A. Rupani and S. Rai and A. Kumar, "Exploiting Emerging Reconfigurable Technologies for Secure Devices" , In Proceeding: Euromicro DSD, August 2019. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 54. S. Rai and A. Rupani and P. Nath and A. Kumar, "Hardware Watermarking Using Polymorphic Inverter Designs Based On Reconfigurable Nanotechnologies" , In Proceeding: ISVLSI, July 2019. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 53. S. S. Sahoo and B. Veeravalli and A. Kumar, "A Hybrid Agent-based Design Methodology for Dynamic Cross-layer Reliability in Heterogeneous Embedded Systems" , Proceedings of the 56th Annual Design Automation Conference, ACM, New York, NY, USA, June 2019. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 52. Balaji, Adarsha and Ullah, Salim and Das, Anup and Kumar, Akash, "Design Methodology for Embedded Approximate Artificial Neural Networks" , Proceedings of the 2019 on Great Lakes Symposium on VLSI, ACM, pp. 489–494, New York, NY, USA, May 2019. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 51. S. Rai and J. Trommer and M. Raitza and T. Mikolajick and W. M. Weber and A. Kumar, "Designing Efficient Circuits Based on Runtime-Reconfigurable Field-Effect Transistors" , In IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) Systems, vol. 27, no. 3, pp. 560-572, March 2019. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 50. Alser, Mohammed and Hassan, Hasan and Kumar, Akash and Mutlu, Onur and Alkan, Can, "Shouji: a fast and efficient pre-alignment filter for sequence alignment" , In Bioinformatics, vol. 35, no. 21, pp. 4255-4263, 03/2019. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 49. Gerhard Fettweis and Meik Dörpinghaus and Jeronimo Castrillon and Akash Kumar and Christel Baier and Karlheinz Bock and Frank Ellinger and Andreas Fery and Frank H. P. Fitzek and Hermann Härtig and Kambiz Jamshidi and Thomas Kissinger and Wolfgang Lehner and Michael Mertig and Wolfgang E. Nagel and Giang T. Nguyen and Dirk Plettemeier and Michael Schröter and Thorsten Strufe, "Architecture and Advanced Electronics Pathways Toward Highly Adaptive Energy-Efficient Computing" , In Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 107, no. 1, pp. 204–231, Jan 2019. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 48. Anup Das, Akash Kumar, "Runtime thermal management of many-core systems" , Institution of Engineering and Technology, pp. 215-245, 2019. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 2018

  • 47. S. S. Sahoo and T. D. A. Nguyen and B. Veeravalli and A. Kumar, "QoS-Aware Cross-Layer Reliability-Integrated FPGA-Based Dynamic Partially Reconfigurable System Partitioning" , In Proceeding: 2018 International Conference on Field-Programmable Technology (FPT), pp. 230-233, Dec 2018. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 46. S.S. Sahoo and T.D.A. Nguyen and B. Veeravalli and A. Kumar, "Multi-objective design space exploration for system partitioning of FPGA-based Dynamic Partially Reconfigurable Systems" , In Integration, November 2018. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 45. Rai, Shubham and Srinivasa, Srivatsa and Cadareanu, Patsy and Yin, Xunzhao and Hu, Xiaobo Sharon and Gaillardon, Pierre-Emmanuel and Narayanan, Vijaykrishnan and Kumar, Akash, "Emerging Reconfigurable Nanotechnologies: Can They Support Future Electronics?" , Proceedings of the International Conference on Computer-Aided Design, ACM, pp. 13:1–13:8, New York, NY, USA, November 2018. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 44. Nusrat Jahan Lisa and Annett Ungethüm and Dirk Habich and Wolfgang Lehner and Tuan D. A. Nguyen and Akash Kumar, "Column Scan Acceleration in Hybrid CPU-FPGA Systems" , In Proceeding: International Workshop on Accelerating Analytics and Data Management Systems Using Modern Processor and Storage Architectures, pp. 22–33, August 2018. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 43. Agrawal, Rohit and Hoo, Chin Hao and Ahuja, Kapil and Kumar, Akash, "Parallel FPGA Router using Sub-Gradient method and Steiner tree" , In arXiv preprint arXiv:1803.03885, August 2018. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 42. Jeronimo Castrillon and Matthias Lieber and Sascha Klüppelholz and Marcus Völp and Nils Asmussen and Uwe Assmann and Franz Baader and Christel Baier and Gerhard Fettweis and Jochen Fröhlich and Andrés Goens and Sebastian Haas and Dirk Habich and Hermann Härtig and Mattis Hasler and Immo Huismann and Tomas Karnagel and Sven Karol and Akash Kumar and Wolfgang Lehner and Linda Leuschner and Siqi Ling and Steffen Märcker and Christian Menard and Johannes Mey and Wolfgang Nagel and Benedikt Nöthen and Rafael Peñaloza and Michael Raitza and Jörg Stiller and Annett Ungethüm and Axel Voigt and Sascha Wunderlich, "A Hardware/Software Stack for Heterogeneous Systems" , In IEEE Transactions on Multi-Scale Computing Systems, vol. 4, no. 3, pp. 243-259, Jul 2018. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 41. Nusrat Jahan Lisa and Annett Ungethüm and Dirk Habich and Nguyen Duy Anh Tuan and Akash Kumar and Wolfgang Lehner, "Column Scan Optimization by Increasing Intra-Instruction Parallelism" , Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Data Science, Technology and Applications (DATA), July 2018. (Best Paper Award) [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 40. Ullah, Salim and Rehman, Semeen and Prabakaran, Bharath Srinivas and Kriebel, Florian and Hanif, Muhammad Abdullah and Shafique, Muhammad and Kumar, Akash, "Area-optimized low-latency approximate multipliers for FPGA-based hardware accelerators" , Proceedings of the 55th Annual Design Automation Conference, pp. 159, June 2018. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 39. Ullah, Salim and Murthy, Sanjeev Sripadraj and Kumar, Akash, "SMApproxlib: library of FPGA-based approximate multipliers" , Proceedings of the 55th Annual Design Automation Conference, pp. 157, June 2018. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 38. Haque, Mohammad Shihabul and Vasudevan, Sriram and Nihar, Alamuri Sriram and Easwaran, Arvind and Kumar, Akash and Tay, YC, "A Self-Reconfiguring Cache Architecture to Improve Control Quality in Cyber-Physical Systems" , In Proceeding: 2018 IEEE 21st International Symposium on Real-Time Distributed Computing (ISORC), pp. 116–123, May 2018. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 37. Das, Anup and Kumar, Akash, "Dataflow-Based Mapping of Spiking Neural Networks on Neuromorphic Hardware" , Proceedings of the 2018 on Great Lakes Symposium on VLSI, pp. 419–422, May 2018. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 36. Moriam, Sadia and Franz, Elke and Walther, Paul and Kumar, Akash and Strufe, Thorsten and Fettweis, Gerhard, "Protecting Communication in Many-Core Systems against Active Attackers" , Proceedings of the 2018 on Great Lakes Symposium on VLSI, pp. 45–50, May 2018. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 35. Gottschall, Bjorn and PreuBer, Thomas and Kumar, Akash, "Reloc—An Open-Source Vivado Workflow for Generating Relocatable End-User Configuration Tiles" , In Proceeding: 2018 IEEE 26th Annual International Symposium on Field-Programmable Custom Computing Machines (FCCM), pp. 211–211, April 2018. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 34. B. S. Prabakaran and S. Rehman and M. A. Hanif and S. Ullah and G. Mazaheri and A. Kumar and M. Shafique, "DeMAS: An efficient design methodology for building approximate adders for FPGA-based systems" , In Proceeding: 2018 Design, Automation Test in Europe Conference Exhibition (DATE), pp. 917-920, March 2018. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 33. S. Rai and A. Rupani and D. Walter and M. Raitza and A. Heinzig and T. Baldauf and J. Trommer and C. Mayr and W. M. Weber and A. Kumar, "A physical synthesis flow for early technology evaluation of silicon nanowire based reconfigurable FETs" , In Proceeding: 2018 Design, Automation Test in Europe Conference Exhibition (DATE), pp. 605-608, March 2018. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 32. S. Rai and M. Raitza and A. Kumar, "Technology mapping flow for emerging reconfigurable silicon nanowire transistors" , In Proceeding: 2018 Design, Automation Test in Europe Conference Exhibition (DATE), pp. 767-772, March 2018. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 31. Hermann Härtig and Nils Asmussen and Jeronimo Castrillon and Adam Lackorzynski and Michael Roitzsch and Carsten Weinhold and Akash Kumar, "Extremely Heterogeneous Systems – Not Just For Niches" , In Proceeding: Extreme Heterogeneity Workshop, Feb 2018. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 30. Hoo, Chin Hau and Kumar, Akash, "ParaDRo: A Parallel Deterministic Router Based on Spatial Partitioning and Scheduling" , Proceedings of the 2018 ACM/SIGDA International Symposium on Field-Programmable Gate Arrays, pp. 67–76, 2018. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 29. Siva Satyendra Sahoo and Tuan Duy Anh Nguyen and B. Veeravalli and Akash Kumar, "Lifetime-aware Design Methodology for Dynamic Partially Reconfigurable Systems" , In Proceeding: 2018 23rd Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC), pp. 1-6, Jan 2018. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 28. Siva Satyendra Sahoo and Bharadwaj Veeravalli and Akash Kumar, "CLRFrame: An Analysis Framework for Designing Cross-Layer Reliability in Embedded Systems" , In Proceeding: 2018 31st International Conference on VLSI Design and 2018 17th International Conference on Embedded Systems (VLSID), pp. 1-6, Jan 2018. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 27. Das, Anup Kumar and Kumar, Akash and Veeravalli, Bharadwaj and Catthoor, Francky, "Reliable and Energy Efficient Streaming Multiprocessor Systems" , Springer, 2018. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 2017

  • 26. Chin Hau Hoo and Akash Kumar, "ParaDiMe: A Distributed Memory FPGA Router Based on Speculative Parallelism and Path Encoding" , In Proceeding: Field-Programmable Custom Computing Machines (FCCM), April 2017. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 25. Ang Li and Shuaiwen Leon Song and Weifeng Liu and Xu Liu and Akash Kumar and Henk Corporaal, "Locality-Aware CTA Clustering For Modern GPUs" , In Proceeding: Architectural Support for Programming Languages and Operating Systems (ASPLOS '17), April 2017. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 24. Michael Raitza and Jens Trommer and Akash Kumar and Marcus Völp and Dennis Walter and Walter Weber and Thomas Mikolajick, "Exploiting Transistor-Level Reconfiguration to Optimize Combinational Circuits" , Proceedings of the 2017 Design, Automation & Test in Europe Conference & Exhibition, March 2017. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 23. Arun Subramaniyan and Semeen Rehman and Muhammad Shafique and Akash Kumar and Jörg Henkel, "Soft Error-Aware Architectural Exploration for Designing Reliability Adaptive Cache Hierarchies in Multi-Cores" , Proceedings of the 2017 Design, Automation & Test in Europe Conference & Exhibition, March 2017. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 22. Walaa El-Harouni and Semeen Rehman and Bharath Srinivas Prabakaran and Akash Kumar and Rehan Hafiz and Muhammad Shafique, "Embracing Approximate Computing for Energy-Efficient Motion Estimation in High Efficiency Video Coding" , Proceedings of the 2017 Design, Automation & Test in Europe Conference & Exhibition, March 2017. (Best paper nominee) [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 21. Brüstel, Martin and Kumar, Akash, "Accounting for Systematic Errors in Approximate Computing" , Proceedings of the 2017 Design, Automation & Test in Europe Conference & Exhibition, March 2017. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 20. Rui Santos and Shyamsundar Venkataraman and Akash Kumar, "Scrubbing Mechanism for Heterogeneous Applications in Reconfigurable Devices" , In ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems (TODAES), 2017. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 2016

  • 19. Semeen Rehman and Walaa El-Harouni and Muhammad Shafique and Akash Kumar and Jörg Henkel, "Architectural-Space Exploration of Approximate Multipliers" , Proceedings of the International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD), Nov 2016. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 18. Nam Khanh Pham and Akash Kumar and Khin Mi Mi Aung, "Automatic framework to generate reconfigurable accelerators for option pricing applications" , In Proceeding: International Conference on Reconfigurable Computing and FPGAs (ReConFig), Nov 2016. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 17. Siva Satyendra Sahoo and Bharadwaj Veeravalli and Akash Kumar, "Cross-layer fault-tolerant design of real-time systems" , In Proceeding: International Symposium on Defect and Fault Tolerance in VLSI and Nanotechnology Systems (DFTS), pp. 1–6, Sept 2016. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 16. Hoo, Chin Hau and Ha, Yajun and Kumar, Akash, "ParaFRo: A Hybrid Parallel FPGA Router using Fine Grained Synchronization and Partitioning" , In Proceeding: International Conference on Field Programmable Logic and Applications (FPL), pp. 1–11, Aug 2016. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 15. Tuan D. A. Nguyen and Akash Kumar, "XNoC: A Non-intrusive TDM Circuit-Switched Network-on-Chip" , In Proceeding: International Conference on Field Programmable Logic and Applications (FPL), pp. 1-11, Aug 2016. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 14. Amit Kumar Singh and Muhammad Shafique and Akash Kumar and Jörg Henkel, "Analysis and Mapping for Thermal and Energy Efficiency of 3-D Video Processing on 3-D Multicore Processors" , In IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) Systems, vol. PP, no. 99, pp. 1-14, Aug 2016. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 13. Li, Ang and Song, Shuaiwen Leon and Wijtvliet, Mark and Kumar, Akash and Corporaal, Henk, "SFU-Driven Transparent Approximation Acceleration on GPUs" , Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Supercomputing, pp. 15, Jun 2016. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 12. Khanh, Pham Nam and Kumar, Akash and Aung, Khin Mi Mi, "Machine Learning Approach to Generate Pareto Front for List-scheduling Algorithms" , Proceedings of the 19th International Workshop on Software and Compilers for Embedded Systems, SCOPES, Sankt Goar, Germany, May 23-25, 2016, pp. 127–134, May 2016. (Awarded with Best presentation award of SCOPES 2016) [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 11. Li, Ang and Song, Leon Shuaiwen and Brugel, Eric and Kumar, Akash and Chavarria, Daniel and Corporaal, Henk, "X: A Comprehensive Analytic Model for Parallel Machines" , In Proceeding: 30th International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS), May 2016. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 10. Li, Ang and Song, Leon Shuaiwen and Kumar, Akash and Zhang, Eddy Z. and Chavarria Gerardo, Daniel and Corporaal, Henk, "Critical Points Based Register-Concurrency Autotuning for GPUs" , In Proceeding: Design, Automation and Test in Europe Conference and Exhibition (DATE), March 2016. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 9. Venkataraman, Shyamsundar and Santos, Rui and Kumar, Akash, "A Flexible Inexact TMR Technique for SRAM-based FPGAs" , In Proceeding: Design, Automation and Test in Europe Conference and Exhibition (DATE), March 2016. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 8. Siva Satyendra Sahoo and Akash Kumar and Bharadwaj Veeravalli, "Design and Evaluation of Reliability-oriented Task Re-Mapping in MPSoCs usingTime-Series Analysis of Intermittent faults" , In Proceeding: Design, Automation and Test in Europe Conference and Exhibition (DATE), Mar 2016. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 7. Tuan D. A. Nguyen and Akash Kumar, "PRFloor: An Automatic Floorplanner for Partially Reconfigurable FPGA Systems" , In Proceeding: The 24th ACM/SIGDA International Symposium on Field-Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGA), Feb 2016. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 6. Amit Kumar Singh and Mohammad Shafique and Akash Kumar and Joerg Henkel, "Resource and Throughput Aware Execution Trace Analysis for Efficient Run-Time Mapping on MPSoCs" , In IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, vol. 35, no. 1, pp. 72-85, Jan 2016. [doi] [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 5. Pham Nam Khanh and Amit Kumar Singh and Akash Kumar and Khin Mi Mi Aung, "Leakage Aware Resource Management Approach with Machine Learning Optimization Framework for Partially Reconfigurable Architectures" , In Microprocessors and Microsystems, 2016. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 2015

  • 4. Li, Ang and van den Braak, Gert-Jan and Kumar, Akash and Corporaal, Henk, "Adaptive and transparent cache bypassing for GPUs" , Proceedings of the International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis, pp. 17, Nov 2015. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 3. Santos, R. and Venkataraman, S. and Kumar, Akash, "Generic Scrubbing-based Architecture for Custom Error Correction Algorithms" , In Proceeding: Rapid System Prototyping (RSP), 2015 26th IEEE International Symposium on, Oct 2015. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 2. Fernando, Shakith and Wijtvliet, Mark and Nugteren, Cedric and Kumar, Akash and Corporaal, Henk, "(AS)2: Accelerator synthesis using algorithmic skeletons for rapid design space exploration" , In Proceeding: 2015 Design, Automation Test in Europe Conference Exhibition (DATE), pp. 305-308, 2015. [Bibtex & Downloads]
  • 2013

  • 1. Fernando, Shakith and Wijtvliet, Mark and Siyoum, Firew and He, Yifan and Stuijk, Sander and Kumar, Akash and Corporaal, Henk, "MAMPSX: A demonstration of rapid, predictable HMPSOC synthesis" , In Proceeding: 2013 23rd International Conference on Field programmable Logic and Applications, pp. 1-1, 2013. [Bibtex & Downloads]

Former Publications Outside cfaed

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Here are links to some bibliography servers lists:

The BibTeX entries can be found in this Akash Kumar.bib file (last updated in 2015). The list of publications is grouped in the following categories: Patents, Theses, Books and Book Chapters, Journal Papers, Conference Papers, and Reports.

Patents
  1. Pipelined Reed-Solomon Decoder

    International Application Number: PCT/IB2006/054745, filed on Dec 11, 2006.
    Europe Patent Application Number: 05111971.7, filed on Dec 12, 2005.

  2. Method And Apparatus For Syndrome Calculation

    International Application Number: PCT/IB2006/052151, filed on June 28, 2006.
    Europe Patent Application Number: 05105878.2, filed on June 30, 2005.

Theses
  1. Analysis, Design and Management of Multimedia Multiprocessor Systems

    Akash Kumar
    Ph.D. Thesis, submitted to Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands and National University of Singapore, April 2009.
    ISBN: 978-90-386-1642-1.

  2. High-Throughput Reed Solomon Decoded for Ultra Wide Band (PDF)

    Akash Kumar
    In: Masters Thesis Dec 2004.
    National University of Singapore and Technical University of Eindhoven.

  3. Wavelength Channel Scheduling Using Fragmentation Approach in Optical Burst Switching Networks

    Akash Kumar
    In: Bachelors Thesis 2002.
    National University of Singapore.

Books and Book Chapters
  1. Implementing Time-Constrained Applications on a Predictable MPSoC

    Sander Stuijk, Akash Kumar, Roel Jordans and Henk Corporaal.
    In M. Qadri and S Sangwine, editors, Multicore Technology: Architecture, Reconfiguration, and Modeling
    ISBN: 978-1-439880-63-0
    CRC Press, Boca Raton, Fl, USA, 2013.
    DOI: 10.1201/b15268-4

  2. Multimedia Multiprocessor Systems: Analysis, Design and Management

    Akash Kumar, Henk Corporaal, Bart Mesman and Yajun Ha
    1st Edition., 2010, XVI, 163 pages, Hardcover.
    ISBN: 978-94-007-0083-3
    Springer, 2010.
    DOI: 10.1007/978-94-007-0083-3

  3. EE4214(E) Real Time Embedded Systems

    Akash Kumar
    Compiled for the course EE4214 offered in National University of Singapore from the following two books:
    1.Real Time Systems by Jane Liu, ISBN: 9780130996510.
    2.Operating Systems Principles by Lubomir Bic and Alan Shaw. ISBN: 9780131224551.
    ISBN: 978-981-06-8549-2
    Published by Pearson, 2010.

  4. High-Throughput and Low-Power Reed Solomon Decoded for Ultra Wide Band

    Akash Kumar and Sergei Sawitzki
    In: Wim Verhaegh, Emile Aarts, and Jan Korst(Eds.): Intelligent Algorithms, Philips Research Book Series, Vol. 7, pp. 299-316, ISBN: 1-4020-4953-6.
    Springer, 2006.
    DOI: 10.1007/1-4020-4995-1_17

  5. Membrane systems and distributed computing (PDF)

    G. Ciobanu, R. Desai, A. Kumar
    In: Gh.Paun, G.Rozenberg, A.Salomaa, C.Zandron (Eds.): Membrane Computing, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 2597, pp. 187-202, ISSN: 0302-9743.
    Springer, 2003.
    DOI: 10.1007/3-540-36490-0_12

Journal Papers
  1. Correlation ratio based volume image registration on GPUs (PDF)

    Ang Li, Akash Kumar, Yajun Ha, Henk Corporaal
    In: Elsevier Microprocessors and Microsystems (Micpro). May 2015.
    Elsevier, 2015.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.micpro.2015.04.002

  2. Execution-Trace Driven Energy-Reliability Optimization for Multimedia MPSoCs

    Anup Das, Amit Kumar Singh and Akash Kumar
    In: ACM Transactions on Reconfigurable Technology and Systems, TRETS. Vol 8, Issue 3, May 2015.
    ACM, 2015.
    DOI: 10.1145/2665071

  3. Nano-satellite swarm for SAR applications: design and robust scheduling

    Chee Khiang Pang, Akash Kumar, Cher Hiang Goh, Cao Vinh Le
    In: IEEE Transactions onAerospace and Electronic Systems, TAES. Vol 51, Issue 2, April 2015.
    IEEE, 2015.
    DOI: 10.1109/TAES.2014.140077

  4. Autonomous Soft-error Tolerance of FPGA Configuration Bits (PDF)

    Anup Das, Shyamsundar Venkataraman and Akash Kumar
    In: ACM Transactions on Reconfigurable Technology and Systems, TRETS. Vol 8, Issue 2, April 2015.
    ACM, 2015.
    DOI: 10.1145/2629580

  5. Reliability and Energy-Aware Mapping and Scheduling of Multimedia Applications on Multiprocessor Systems

    Anup Das, Akash Kumar and Bharadwaj Veeravalli
    In: IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, TPDS. March 2015.
    IEEE, 2015.
    DOI: 10.1109/TPDS.2015.2412137

  6. A Low Active Leakage and High Reliability Phase Change Memory (PCM) based Non-Volatile FPGA Storage Element (PDF)

    Huang Kejie, Ha Yajun, Zhao Rong, Akash Kumar, Lian Yong
    In: IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I: Regular Papers
    IEEE, 2014.
    DOI: 10.1109/TCSI.2014.2312499

  7. Energy-Aware Task Mapping and Scheduling for Reliable Embedded Computing Systems (PDF)

    Anup Das, Akash Kumar, Bharadwaj Veeravalli
    In: ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing Systems (TECS). Vol 13, 2014, pp. 72:1-72:27, ISSN: 1539-9087.
    ACM, 2014.
    DOI: 10.1145/2544375.2544392

  8. Communication and Migration Energy Aware Task Mapping for Reliable Multiprocessor Systems (PDF)

    Anup Das, Akash Kumar, Bharadwaj Veeravalli
    In: Future Generations Computing Systems. Vol 30, 2014, pp. 216-228, ISSN: 0167-739X.
    Elsevier, 2014.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.future.2013.06.016

  9. CADSE: communication aware design space exploration for efficient run-time MPSoC management (PDF)

    Amit Kumar Singh, Akash Kumar, Jigang Wu, Thambipillai Srikanthan
    In: Frontiers of Computer Science. 2013, ISSN: 2095-2228.
    Springer, 2013.
    DOI: 10.1007/s11704-013-2196-1

  10. Project-based Learning in Embedded Systems Education Using FPGA Platform (PDF)

    Akash Kumar, Shakith Fernando and Rajesh C Panicker
    In: IEEE Transactions on Education. Vol 56, Issue 4, Nov 2013, pp. 407-415, ISSN: 0018-9359.
    IEEE, 2013.
    DOI: 10.1109/TE.2013.2246568

  11. Accelerating Throughput-aware Run-time Mapping for Heterogeneous MPSoCs (PDF)

    Amit Kumar Singh, Akash Kumar and Thambipillai Srikanthan
    In: ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems. Vol 18, Issue 1, Dec 2012, pp. 1-29, ISSN:1084-4309.
    ACM, 2012.
    DOI: 10.1145/2390191.2390200

  12. CA-MPSoC: An Automated Design Flow for Predictable Multi-processor Architectures for Multiple Applications (PDF)

    Ahsan Shabbir, Akash Kumar, Sander Stuijk, Bart Mesman, Henk Corporaal.
    In: Journal of Systems Architecture. Vol 56, Issue 7, July 2010, pp. 265-277, ISSN: 1383-7621.
    Elsevier, 2010.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.sysarc.2010.03.007

  13. Communication-aware heuristics for run-time task mapping on NoC-based MPSoC platforms (PDF)

    Amit Kumar Singh, Thambipillai Srikanthan, Akash Kumar, Wu Jigang.
    In: Journal of Systems Architecture. Vol 56, Issue 7, July 2010, pp. 242-255, ISSN: 1383-7621.
    Elsevier, 2010.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.sysarc.2010.04.007

  14. Iterative Probabilistic Performance Prediction for Multi-Application Multi-Processor Systems (PDF)

    Akash Kumar, Bart Mesman, Henk Corporaal and Yajun Ha
    In: IEEE Transactions in Computer Aided Design. Vol 29, Issue 4, April 2010, pp. 538-551, ISSN:0278-0070.
    IEEE, 2010.
    DOI: 10.1109/TCAD.2010.2042887

  15. Multi-processor Systems Synthesis for Multiple Use-Cases of Multiple Applications on FPGA (PDF)

    Akash Kumar, Shakith Fernando, Yajun Ha, Bart Mesman and Henk Corporaal
    In: ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems. Vol 13, Issue 3, July 2008, pp. 1-27, ISSN:1084-4309.
    ACM, 2008.
    DOI: 10.1145/1367045.1367049

  16. Analyzing Composability of Applications on MPSoC Platforms (PDF)

    Akash Kumar, Bart Mesman, Bart Theelen, Henk Corporaal and Yajun Ha
    In: Journal of Systems Architecture. Vol 54, Issue 3-4, March-April 2008, pp. 369-383. ISSN: 1383-7621.
    Elsevier B.V., 2008.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.sysarc.2007.10.002

  17. Efficient techniques for improved QoS performance in WDM optical burst switched networks (PDF)

    G. Mohan, K. Akash and M. Ashish
    In: Computer Communications, Vol. 28, Issue 7, 2 May 2005, pp. 754-764. ISSN: 0140-3664.
    Elsevier B.V., 2005.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.comcom.2004.10.007

     

Conference Papers

2015

    1. ParaLaR: A Parallel FPGA Router Based on Lagrangian Relaxation

      Hoo Chin Hau, Akash Kumar and Yajun Ha
      In: Proceedings of International Conference on Field Programmable Logic and Applications (FPL), 2-4 Sep 2015
      London, UK. IEEE.

    2. An Automated Technique to Generate Relocatable Partial Bitstreams for Xilinx FPGAs

      Roel Oomen, Tuan Nguyen, Akash Kumar and Henk Corporaal
      In: Proceedings of International Conference on Field Programmable Logic and Applications (FPL), 2-4 Sep 2015
      London, UK. IEEE.

    3. Transit: A Visual Analytical Model for Multithreaded Machine (PDF)

      Ang Li, Akash Kumar, Y.C. Tay and Henk Corporaal
      In: Proceedings of International Symposium on High Performance Distributed Computing (HPDC), 15-19 June 2015
      Portland, USA. IEEE.

    4. Fine-Grained Synchronizations and Dataflow Programming on GPUs (PDF)

      Ang Li, Gert-Jan Van Den Braak, Akash Kumar and Henk Corporaal
      In: Proceedings of International Conference on Supercomputing (ICS), 8-11 June 2015
      Newport Beach, USA. IEEE.

    5. Dynamically Adaptive Scrubbing Mechanism for Improved Reliability in Reconfigurable Embedded Systems (PDF)

      Rui Santos, Shyamsundar Venkatraman, Akash Kumar
      In: Proceedings of Design Automation Conference (DAC), 7-11 June 2015
      San Francisco, USA. IEEE.

    6. Workload Uncertainty Characterization and Adaptive Frequency Scaling for Energy Minimization of Embedded Systems (PDF)

      Anup Das, Akash Kumar, Bharadwaj Veeravalli, Rishad Shafik, Geoff Merrett and Bashir Al-Hashimi
      In: Proceedings of Design Automation and Test in Europe (DATE), 9-13 Mar 2015
      Grenoble, France. IEEE.
      Best Paper Candidate

    7. Designing Inexact Systems Efficiently Using Elimination Heuristics (PDF)

      Shyamsundar Venkatraman, Akash Kumar, Jeremy Schlachter, Christian Enz
      In: Proceedings of Design Automation and Test in Europe (DATE), 9-13 Mar 2015
      Grenoble, France. IEEE.

    8. Exploiting Loop-Array Dependencies to Accelerate the Design Space Exploration with High Level Synthesis (PDF)

      Nam Khanh Pham, Amit Kumar Singh, Akash Kumar and Mi Mi Aung Khin
      In: Proceedings of Design Automation and Test in Europe (DATE), 9-13 Mar 2015
      Grenoble, France. IEEE.

    9. Dynamic Reconfigurable Puncturing for Secure Wireless Communication (PDF)

      Liang Tang, Jude Angelo Ambrose, Akash Kumar and Sri Parameswaran
      In: Proceedings of Design Automation and Test in Europe (DATE), 9-13 Mar 2015
      Grenoble, France. IEEE.

    10. (AS)^2: Accelerator Synthesis using Algorithmic Skeletons for Rapid Design Space Exploration (PDF)

      Shakith Fernando, Mark Wijtvliet, Cedric Nugteren, Akash Kumar and Henk Corporaal
      In: Proceedings of Design Automation and Test in Europe (DATE), 9-13 Mar 2015
      Grenoble, France. IEEE.

    11. Accelerating Non-volatile/Hybrid Processor Cache Design Space Exploration for Application Specific Embedded Systems (PDF)

      Mohammad Shihabul Haque, Ang Li, Qingsong Wei and Akash Kuma
      In: Proceedings of the 20th IEEE Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASPDAC), 19-22 Jan 2015
      Tokyo, Japan. IEEE.

2014

    1. A Heterogeneous Platform with GPU and FPGA for Power Efficient High Performance Computing (PDF)

      Wu Qiang, Yajun Ha, Akash Kumar, Luo Shaobo and Mohammad Shihabul Haque
      In: Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Integrated Circuits (ISIC), 10-12 Dec 2014
      Singapore. IEEE.

    2. Design and Robust Scheduling of Nano-Satellite Swarm for Synthetic Aperture Radar Applications (PDF)

      Chee Khiang Pang, Akash Kumar, Cher Hiang Goh, and C. Vincent Le
      In: Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE ICARCV, December 10-12, 2014 (invited)
      Singapore. IEEE.

    3. Lightweight Bare-metal Stateful Firewall (PDF)

      Yihuan Xing, Ford Long Wong, Akash Kumar
      In: Proceedings of the IEEE Pacific Rim International Symposium on Dependable Computing (PRDC 2014), 19-21 Nov 2014
      Singapore. IEEE.

    4. A Multi-stage Thermal Management Strategy for 3D Multicores (PDF)

      Dipika Suresh, Amit Singh and Akash Kumar
      In: Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Rapid System Prototyping (RSP), Embedded Systems Week, 12-17 Oct 2014
      New Delhi, India. IEEE.

    5. Artificial Intelligence Based Task Mapping and Pipelined Scheduling for Checkpointing on Real Time Systems with Imperfect Fault Detection (PDF)

      Anup Das, Akash Kumar and Bharadwaj Veeravalli
      In: Proceedings of the IEEE Symp. Defect and Fault Tolerance in VLSI and Nanotechnology Systems (DFT), 1-3 Oct 2014
      Amsterdam, The Netherlands. IEEE.

    6. PR-HMPSoC: a Versatile Partially Reconfigurable Heterogeneous Multiprocessor System-on-Chip for Dynamic FPGA-based Embedded Systems (PDF)

      Tuan D. A. Nguyen and Akash Kumar
      In: Proceedings of International Conference on Field Programmable Logic and Applications (FPL), 2-4 Sep 2014
      Munich, Germany. IEEE.
      Best Paper Candidate

    7. Criticality-aware Scrubbing Mechanism for SRAM-based FPGAs (PDF)

      Rui Santos, Shyamsundar Venkataraman, Anup Das and Akash Kumar
      In: Proceedings of International Conference on Field Programmable Logic and Applications (FPL), 2-4 Sep 2014
      Munich, Germany. IEEE.

    8. Multi-Directional Error Correction Schemes for SRAM-Based FPGAs (PDF)

      Shyamsundar Venkataraman, Rui Santos, Sidharth Maheshwari and Akash Kumar
      In: Proceedings of International Conference on Field Programmable Logic and Applications (FPL), 2-4 Sep 2014
      Munich, Germany. IEEE.

    9. A Bit-Interleaved Embedded Hamming Scheme to Correct Single-Bit and Multi-Bit Upsets for SRAM-Based FPGAs (PDF)

      Shyamsundar Venkataraman, Rui Santos, Anup Das and Akash Kumar
      In: Proceedings of International Conference on Field Programmable Logic and Applications (FPL), 2-4 Sep 2014
      Munich, Germany. IEEE.

    10. Leakage and Performance Aware Resource Management for 2D Dynamically Reconfigurable FPGA Architectures (PDF)

      Siqi Wang, Nam Khanh Pham, Amit Kumar Singh and Akash Kumar
      In: Proceedings of International Conference on Field Programmable Logic and Applications (FPL), 2-4 Sep 2014
      Munich, Germany. IEEE.

    11. Accelerating Volume Image Registration through Correlation Ratio based Methods on GPUs (PDF)

      Ang Li and Akash Kumar
      In: Proceedings of International Conference on Digital Systems Design (DSD), 27-29 Aug 2014
      Verona, Italy. IEEE.

    12. Reinforcement Learning-Based Inter- and Intra-Application Thermal Optimization for Lifetime Improvement of Multicore Systems (PDF)

      Anup Das, Rishad A. Shafik, Geoff V. Merrett, Bashir M. Al-Hashimi, Akash Kumar and Bharadwaj Veeravalli
      In: Proceedings of Design Automation Conference (DAC), 1-5 Jun 2014.
      San Francisco, USA. IEEE.

    13. A Multi-stage Leakage Aware Resource Management technique for Reconfigurable Architectures (PDF)

      Nam Khanh Pham, Amit Kumar Singh, and Akash Kumar
      In: Proceedings of Great Lakes Symposium on VLSI (GLSVLSI), 21-23 May 2014,
      Houston, USA. IEEE.
      Best Paper Candidate

    14. Temperature Aware Energy-Reliability Trade-offs for Mapping of Throughput-Constrained Applications on Multimedia Multiprocessor Systems (PDF)

      Anup Das, Akash Kumar and Bharadwaj Veeravalli
      In: Proceedings of Design Automation and Test in Europe (DATE), 24-28 Mar 2014
      Dresden, Germany. IEEE.

    15. Combined DVFS and Mapping Exploration for Lifetime and Soft-Error Susceptibility Improvement in MPSoCs (PDF)

      Anup Das, Akash Kumar and Bharadwaj Veeravalli, Cristiana Bolchini and Antonio Miele
      In: Proceedings of Design Automation and Test in Europe (DATE), 24-28 Mar 2014
      Dresden, Germany. IEEE.

2013

    1. Real-time and Low Power Embedded L1-Optimization Solver Design (PDF)

      Zhi Ping Ang and Akash Kumar
      In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Field-Programmable Technology, (FPT), 9-11 Dec 2013.
      Kyoto, Japan. IEEE.

    2. Run-time mapping for reliable many-cores based on energy/performance trade-offs (PDF ~338 kB)

      Cristiana Bolchini, Matteo Carminati, Antonio Miele, Anup Das, Akash Kumar and Bharadwaj Veeravalli
      In: Proceedings of the 16th IEEE Symp. Defect and Fault Tolerance in VLSI and Nanotechnology Systems (DFT), 2-4 Oct 2013
      New York City, USA. IEEE.

    3. Thermal-Aware Mapping of Streaming Applications on 3D Multi-Processor Systems (PDF)

      Marco Cox, Amit Kumar Singh, Akash Kumar and Henk Corporaal
      In: Proceedings of the IEEE/ACM Symposium on Embedded Systems for Real-Time Multimedia (ESTIMedia), Embedded Systems Week, 29 Sep-4 Oct 2013
      Montreal, Canada. IEEE.

    4. MAMPSx: A Design Framework for Rapid Synthesis of Predictable Heterogeneous MPSoCs (PDF)

      Shaktih Fernando, Firew Siyoum, Yifan He, Akash Kumar and Henk Corporaal
      In: Proceedings of the 24rth IEEE International Symposium on Rapid System Prototyping (RSP), Embedded Systems Week, 29 Sep-4 Oct 2013
      Montreal, Canada. IEEE.

    5. Aging-aware Hardware-Software Task Partitioning for Reliable Reconfigurable Multiprocessor Systems (PDF)

      Anup Das, Akash Kumar and Bharadwaj Veeravalli
      In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Compilers Architectures and Synthesis of Embedded Systems (CASES), Embedded Systems Week, 29 Sep-4 Oct 2013.
      Montreal, Canada. ACM/IEEE.

    6. RAPIDITAS: RAPId Design-space-exploration Incorporating Trace-based Analysis and Simulation (PDF)

      Amit Kumar Singh, Anup Das and Akash Kumar
      In: Proceedings of international conference on digital systems design (DSD), 4-6 Sep 2013
      Santander, Spain. IEEE.

    7. Incorporating Energy and Throughput Awareness in Design Space Exploration and Run-time Mapping for Heterogeneous MPSoCs (PDF)

      Nam Khanh Pham, Amit Kumar Singh, Akash Kumar and Mi Mi Aung Khin
      In: Proceedings of international conference on digital systems design (DSD), 4-6 Sep 2013
      Santander, Spain. IEEE.

    8. Improving Autonomous Soft-error Tolerance of FPGA through LUT Configuration Bit Manipulation (PDF)

      Anup Das, Shyamsundar Venkataraman and Akash Kumar
      In: Proceedings of international conference on field programmable logic and applications (FPL), 2-4 Sep 2013
      Porto, Portugal. IEEE.

    9. A Directional Coarse-Grained Power Gated FPGA Switch Box and Power Gating Aware Routing Algorithm (PDF)

      Chin Hau Hoo, Yajun Ha and Akash Kumar
      In: Proceedings of international conference on field programmable logic and applications (FPL), 2-4 Sep 2013
      Porto, Portugal. IEEE.

    10. MAMPSX: A demonstration of rapid, predictable HMPSOC synthesis (PDF kB)

      Shakith Fernando, Mark Wijtvliet, Firew Siyoum, Yifan He, Sander Stuijk, Akash Kumar, Henk Corporaal
      In: Proceedings of international conference on field programmable logic and applications (FPL), 2-4 Sep 2013
      Porto, Portugal. IEEE.

    11. Enhancing VHDL Learning through a Light-weight Integrated Environment for Development and Automated Checking (PDF)

      Akash Kumar, Rajesh C Panicker and Ashraf Kassim
      In: Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Teaching, Assessment and Learning for Engineering (TALE), 26-29 Aug 2013
      Bali, Indonesia. IEEE.

    12. Energy-Aware Dynamic Reconfiguration of Communication-Centric Applications for Reliable MPSoCs (PDF)

      Anup Das, Amit Kumar Singh and Akash Kumar
      In: Proceedings of 8th International Workshop on Reconfigurable Communication-centric Systems-on-Chip (ReCoSoC), 10-12 Jul 2013
      Darmstadt, Germany. IEEE.

    13. Mapping on Multi/Many-Core Systems: Survey of Current and Emerging Trends (PDF)

      Amit Singh, Muhammad Shafique, Akash Kumar, Jörg Henkel
      In: Proceedings of Design Automation Conference (DAC), 2-6 Jun 2013
      Austin, USA. IEEE.

    14. Energy Optimization by Exploiting Execution Slacks in Streaming Applications on Multiprocessor Systems (PDF)

      Amit Singh, Anup Kumar Das, Akash Kumar
      In: Proceedings of Design Automation Conference (DAC), 2-6 Jun 2013
      Austin, USA. IEEE.

    15. High Speed Video Processing Using Fine-Grained Processing on FPGA Platform (PDF)

      Ang Zhi Ping, Akash Kumar and Yajun Ha
      In: 21st IEEE International Symposium on Field-Programmable Custom Computing Machines (FCCM), 28-30 Apr 2013
      Seattle, Washington, USA. IEEE. The extended version is also available.

    16. Reliability-Driven Task Mapping for Lifetime Extension of NoC-based Multiprocessor Systems (PDF)

      Anup Das, Akash Kumar and Bharadwaj Veeravalli
      In: Proceedings of Design Automation and Test in Europe (DATE), 18-22 Mar 2013
      Grenoble, France. IEEE.

    17. Communication and Migration Energy Aware Design Space Exploration for Multicore Systems with Intermittent Faults (PDF)

      Anup Das, Akash Kumar and Bharadwaj Veeravalli
      In: Proceedings of Design Automation and Test in Europe (DATE), 18-22 Mar 2013
      Grenoble, France. IEEE.

    18. TRISHUL: A Single-pass Optimal Two-level Inclusive Data Cache Hierarchy Selection Process for Real-time MPSoCs (PDF)

      Mohammad Shihabul Haque, Akash Kumar, Yajun Ha, Wu Qiang and Luo Shaobo
      In: Proceedings of the 18th IEEE Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASPDAC), 22-25 Jan 2013
      Yokohama, Japan. IEEE.

2012

    1. Energy-Aware Communication and Remapping of Tasks for Reliable Multimedia Multiprocessor Systems (PDF)

      Anup Das, Akash Kumar and Bharadwaj Veeravalli
      In: Proceedings of the 18th IEEE International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS), 17-19 Dec 2012
      Singapore. IEEE.

    2. Fault-Aware Task Re-Mapping for Throughput Constrained Multimedia Applications on NoC-based MPSoC (PDF 621kB)

      Anup Das and Akash Kumar
      In: Proceedings of the 23rd IEEE International Symposium on Rapid System Prototyping (RSP), 11-12 Oct 2012
      Tampere, Finland. IEEE.

    3. A Design Flow for Partially Reconfigurable Heterogeneous Multi-Processor Platforms (PDF 422kB)

      Li Jiashu, Anup Das and Akash Kumar
      In: Proceedings of the 23rd IEEE International Symposium on Rapid System Prototyping (RSP), 11-12 Oct 2012
      Tampere, Finland. IEEE.

    4. Minimizing Power Consumption of Spatial Division based Networks-on-Chip Using Multi-Path and Frequency Reduction (PDF 685kB)

      Sheng Hao Wang, Anup Das, Akash Kumar and Henk Corporaal
      In: Proceedings of the 15th Euromicro Conference on Digital Systems Design (DSD), 5-8 Sep 2012
      Izmir, Turkey. IEEE.

    5. An Area-efficient Partially Reconfigurable Crossbar Switch with Low Reconfiguration Delay (PDF 954kB)

      Hoo Chin Hau and Akash Kumar
      In: Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Field Programmable Logic and Applications (FPL), 29-31 Aug 2012.
      Oslo, Norway. IEEE.

    6. Acceleration of Distance-to-Default with Software-Hardware Co-design (PDF 188kB)

      Izaan Allugundu, Pranay Puranik, Yat Piu Lo and Akash Kumar
      In: Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Field Programmable Logic and Applications (FPL), 29-31 Aug 2012.
      Oslo, Norway. IEEE.

    7. Development of a Real-Time FPGA-Based P300 Brain Computer Interface Speller Application (PDF 98kB)

      Kanav Khurana, Pooja Gupta, Rajesh Panicker and Akash Kumar
      In: Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Field Programmable Logic and Applications (FPL), 29-31 Aug 2012.
      Oslo, Norway. IEEE.

    8. Fault-Tolerant Network Interface for Spatial Division Multiplexing Based Network-on-Chip (PDF 870kB)

      Anup Das, Akash Kumar and Bharadwaj Veeravalli
      In: Proceedings of the 7th International Workshop on Reconfigurable Communication-centric Systems-on-Chip (ReCoSoC), 9-11 Jul 2012.
      York, United Kingdom. IEEE.

2011

    1. Communication-Aware Design Space Exploration for Efficient Run-Time MPSoC Management (PDF 238kB)

      Amit Kumar Singh, Akash Kumar, Wu Jigang and Thambipillai Srikanthan.
      In: Proceedings of the Fourth International Symposium on Parallel Architectures, Algorithms and Programming (PAAP), 9-11 Dec 2011.
      Tianjin, China. IEEE.
      DOI: 10.1109/PAAP.2011.18

    2. Bringing Soccer to the Field of Real-Time Embedded Systems Education (PDF)

      Akash Kumar, Shakith Fernando and Manmohan Manoharan
      In: Workshop in Embedded Systems Education (WESE), Embedded Systems Week, 9-14 Oct 2011.
      Taipei, 2011. ACM/IEEE.
      DOI: 10.1145/2077370.2077377

    3. A Hybrid Strategy for Mapping Multiple Throughput-constrained Applications on MPSoCs (PDF)

      Amit Kumar Singh, Akash Kumar and Thambipillai Srikanthan.
      In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Compilers Architectures and Synthesis of Embedded Systems (CASES), Embedded Systems Week, 9-14 Oct 2011.
      Taipei, 2011. ACM/IEEE.
      DOI: 10.1145/2038698.2038726

    4. Distributed Resource Management for Concurrent Execution of Multimedia Applications on MPSoC Platforms (PDF)

      Ahsan Shabbir, Akash Kumar, Bart Mesman and Henk Corporaal.
      In: Proceedings of the International Symposium on Systems, Architectures, MOdeling and Simulation (SAMOS), 18-21 Jul 2011.
      Samos, Greece, 2011. IEEE.
      DOI: 10.1109/SAMOS.2011.6045454

    5. A Design Space Exploration Methodology for Application Specific MPSoC Design (PDF)

      Amit Kumar Singh, Akash Kumar and Thambipillai Srikanthan.
      In: Proceedings of the Annual Symposium on VLSI (ISVLSI), 4-6 Jul 2011.
      Chennai, 2011. IEEE.
      DOI: 10.1109/ISVLSI.2011.44

    6. An MPSoC Design Approach for Multiple Use-cases of Throughput Constrained Applications (PDF)

      Ahsan Shabbir, Sander Stuijk, Akash Kumar, Bart Mesman and Henk Corporaal.
      In: Proceedings of the ACM Computing Frontiers, 3-6 May 2011.
      Ischia, Italy, 2011. ACM. -->
      DOI: 10.1145/2016604.2016628

    7. An Automated Flow to Map Throughput Constrained Applications to a MPSoC (PDF)

      An Automated Flow to Map Throughput Constrained Applications to a MPSoC (PDF)
      Roel Jordans, Firew Siyoum, Sander Stuijk, Akash Kumar and Henk Corporaal.
      In: Workshop on Predictability and Performance in Embedded Systems, 18 March 2011.
      Grenoble, France, 2011. Schloss Dagstuhl--Leibniz-Zentrum fuer Informatik.
      Published in: Bringing Theory to Practice: Predictability and Performance in Embedded Systems in OpenAccess Series in Informatics (OASIcs)
      Vol. 18, pp. 47-58, ISBN: 978-3-939897-28-6.
      DOI: 10.4230/OASIcs.PPES.2011.47

       

2010 and Earlier

  1. An Area-efficient Dynamically Reconfigurable Spatial Division Multiplexing Network-on-Chip with Static Throughput Guarantee (PDF)

    Zhiyao Joseph Yang, Akash Kumar and Yajun Ha.
    In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Field-Programmable Technology, 8-10 Dec 2010.
    Beijing, 2010. IEEE.

  2. Mapping Real-life Applications on Run-time Reconfigurable NoC-based MPSoC on FPGA (PDF)

    Amit Kumar Singh, Akash Kumar, Thambipillai Srikanthan, and Yajun Ha.
    In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Field-Programmable Technology, 8-10 Dec 2010.
    Beijing, 2010. IEEE.

  3. Run-time Mapping of Multiple Communicating Tasks on MPSoC Platforms (PDF)

    Amit Kumar Singh, Wu Jigang, Akash Kumar, Thambipillai Srikanthan.
    In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Computational Science, May-June 2010.
    Amsterdam, 2010. Elsevier.

  4. A Predictable Communication Assist (PDF ~293 kB)

    Ahsan Shabbir, Sander Stuijk, Akash Kumar, Bart Theelen, Bart Mesman, Henk Corporaal.
    In: Proceedings of the ACM Computing Frontiers, May 2010, pp. 97-98. ISBN: 978-1-4503-0044-5.
    Italy, 2010. ACM.

  5. Performance Evaluation of Concurrently Executing Parallel Applications on Multi-Processor Systems (PDF)

    Ahsan Shabbir, Akash Kumar, Bart Mesman, and Henk Corporaal.
    In: Proceedings of the International Symposium on Systems, Architectures, MOdeling and Simulation (SAMOS 09), July 2009, pp. 100-107. ISBN: 978-1-4244-4502-8.
    Samos, Greece, 2009. IEEE.

  6. Enabling MPSoC Design Space Exploration on FPGAs

    Ahsan Shabbir, Akash Kumar, Bart Mesman and Henk Corporaal
    In: International Multi-topic Conference (IMTIC), 11-12 Apr 2008, Jamshoro, Pakistan.
    Published in: D.M.A. Hussain, A.Q.K. Rajput, B.S. Chowdhry and Q. Gee (Eds): Wireless Networks, Information Processing and Systems, Communications in Computer and Information Science Series.
    Vol. 20, pp. 412-421, ISBN: 978-3-540-89852-8.
    Springer, 2009.
    DOI: 10.1007/978-3-540-89853-5_44

  7. Vectorization of Reed Solomon Decoding and Mapping on the EVP (PDF)

    Akash Kumar and Kees van Berkel
    Proceedings of Design Automation and Test in Europe, Mar 2008, pp. 450-455. ISBN: 978-3-9810801-3-1.
    Munich, Germany, 2008. IEEE Computer Society.

  8. Multi-processor System-level Synthesis for Multiple Applications on Platform FPGA (PDF ~157 kB)

    Akash Kumar, Shakith Fernando, Yajun Ha, Bart Mesman, and Henk Corporaal
    Proceedings of Field Programmable Logic (FPL) Conference, Aug 2007, pp. 92-97. ISBN: 1-4244-1060-6
    Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2007. IEEE Circuit and Systems Society.

  9. A Probabilistic Approach to Model Resource Contention for Performance Estimation of Multi-featured Media Devices (PDF)

    Akash Kumar, Bart Mesman, Bart Theelen, Henk Corporaal and Yajun Ha
    Proceedings of Design Automation Conference, Jun 2007, pp. 726-731. ISBN: 978-1-59593-627-1.
    San Diego, USA, 2007. IEEE Computer Society.

  10. An FPGA Design Flow for Reconfigurable Network-Based Multi-Processor Systems-on-Chip (PDF)

    Akash Kumar, Andreas Hansson, Jos Huisken and Henk Corporaal
    Proceedings of Design Automation and Test in Europe, Apr 2007, pp. 117-122. ISBN: 978-3-9810801-2-4.
    Nice, France, 2007. IEEE Computer Society.

  11. Resource Manager for Non-preemptive Heterogeneous Multiprocessor System-on-chip (PDF)

    Akash Kumar, Bart Mesman, Bart Theelen, Henk Corporaal and Yajun Ha
    In: Proceedings of the 4th Workshop on Embedded Systems for Real-Time Multimedia, Oct 2006, pp. 33-38. ISBN: 0-7803-9783-5.
    Seoul, Korea, 2006. IEEE Computer Society.

  12. Global Analysis of Resource Arbitration for MPSoC (PDF)

    Akash Kumar, Bart Mesman, Henk Corporaal, Jef van Meerbergen and Yajun Ha
    In: Proceedings of the 9th Euromicro Conference on Digital Systems Design, Aug 2006, pp. 71-78. ISBN: 0-7695-2609-8.
    Dubrovnik, Croatia, 2006. IEEE Computer Society.

  13. On Composability of MPSoC Applications (PDF)

    Akash Kumar, Bart Theelen, Bart Mesman and Henk Corporaal
    In: Advanced Computer Architecture and Compilation for Embedded Systems (ACACES), Jul 2006, pp. 149-152, ISBN: 90-382-0981-9
    L'Aquila, Italy, 2006.

  14. Reconfigurable Multi-Processor Network-on-Chip on FPGA(PDF)

    Akash Kumar, Ido Ovadia, Jos Huisken, Henk Corporaal, Jef van Meerbergen and Yajun Ha
    In: Proceedings of 12th Annual Conference of the Advanced School for Computing and Imaging, Jun 2006, pp. 313-317, ISBN: 90-810-8491-7.
    Lommel, Belgium, 2006.

  15. High-Throughput and Low-Power Architectures for Reed Solomon Decoder (PDF)

    Akash Kumar and Sergei Sawitzki
    Proceedings of the 39th Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, Oct 2005, pp. 990-994. ISBN: 1-4244-0132-1.
    Pacific Grove, U.S.A., 2005. IEEE Circuit and Systems Society.

  16. High-Throughput and Low-Power Reed Solomon Decoded for Ultra Wide Band (PDF)

    Akash Kumar and Sergei Sawitzki
    In: Proceedings of Philips Symposium on Intelligent Algorithms Dec 2004.
    Philips High Tech Campus, Eindhoven, 2004.

     

  17. Burst Scheduling Based on Time-slotting and Fragmentation in WDM Optical Burst Switched Networks (PDF)

    G. Mohan, M. Ashish, and K. Akash
    In: Proceedings of IASTED International Conference on Wireless and Optical Communications WOC, July 2002, pp. 351-355.
    Banff, Canada.

  18. Membrane Systems and Distributed Computing

    Gabriel Ciobanu, Rahul Desai and Akash Kumar
    In: Workshop on Membrane Computing, 2002
    Romania.

Reports
  1. Accurate Run-time Performance Prediction for Multi-Application Multi-Processor Systems. (PDF)

    Akash Kumar, Bart Mesman, Henk Corporaal, and Yajun Ha.
    In: ES Report ESR-2008-07. June 16, 2008.
    Eindhoven University of Technology.

  2. A Probabilistic Approach to Model Resource Contention for Performance Estimation of Multi-featured Media Devices. (PDF)

    Akash Kumar, Bart Mesman, Henk Corporaal, Bart Theelen and Yajun Ha.
    In: ES Report ESR-2007-02. Mar 25, 2007.
    Eindhoven University of Technology.

  3. On Composability of MPSoC Applications (PDF)

    Akash Kumar, Bart Theelen, Bart Mesman and Henk Corporaal
    In: Architecture and Compilers for Embedded Systems Oct 2006, pp. 110-113, ISBN: 90-382-1016-7.
    Edegem, Belgium, 2006.