ACE Presentations

ACE Theme Meeting and Quarterly e-workshop past and upcoming presentation titles. Theme Meetings were not recorded, but the presentation file may be in Pillar for SRC Members to see. Quarterly e-workshops recordings are in Pillar for a limited time.
Theme 1
April 7, 2023 Wei Tang and Junkang Zhu, University of Michigan, Composable Accelerator Design for Evolvable ML and Communication Workloads
May 2, 2023 Yixiao Du, Cornell University, Building Evolvable Accelerators for Sparse Data Processing
June 2, 2023 Yufeng Wang and Damitha Lenodara, Illinois, Optimizing Graph Neural Network Computations
July 4, 2023  HOLIDAY No Theme Meeting
August 4, 2023 Gerasimos Gerogiannis, Illinois, Domain-Specific hardware and Software for Mixed sparse-Dense Algebra at Scale
September 5, 2023 Jovan Stojkovic, Illinois, uManyCore 
October 6, 2023 No Theme Meeting - SRC Annual Review at Illinois
Theme 2
April 14, 2023 Narangerelt (Nara) Batsoyol, UCSD, P-MASSIVE: A Real-Time Search Engine for a Multi-Terabyte Mass Spectrometry Database
May 9, 2023 Neel Patel, University of Kansas, Near-Memory Acceleration of Software-Defined Far Memory
June 9, 2023 Socrates Wong, Cornell University, PUMICE: Processing-using-memory integration with a scalar pipeline for symbiotic execution
July 11, 2023   GUEST LECTURE: Prof. Puneet Gupta, UCSL, Challenges in Disaggregation/Reaggregation to/from Chiplets
August  11, 2023 Suyash Mahar, University of  California San Diego, Puddles: Application-Independent Recovery and Location-Independent Data for Persistent Memory
September 12, 2023 Kailin Yang, Cornell University, VersaTile: Flexible Tiled architectures via Processing-Using-Memory Cores
Theme 3
April 21, 2023  Yang Zhou, Harvard University, Electrode: Accelerating Distributed Protocols with eBPF
May 16, 2023 Mark Zhao, Stanford University, Understanding and Optimizing ML Data Storage and Ingestion Systems
June 16, 2023 Jaehong Min, University of Washington, eZNS: An Elastic Zoned Namespace for Commodity ZNS SSDs 
July 18, 2023 Annus Zulfiqar, Purdue University, Homunculus: Auto-Generating Efficient Data-Plane ML Pipelines for Datacenter Networks 
August 18, 2023 Jovan Stojkovic, Illinois, MXFaaS: Resource Sharing in Serverless Environments for Parallelism and Efficiency 
September 19, 2023 Taekyoung Heo & William Won, Georgia Tech, Chakra and ASTRA-sim: An open-source ecosystem for advancing co-design for future AI systems
Theme 4
April 28, 2023 Drew Zagieboylo, Cornell University, Hardware Design Languages to Prevent Bugs and Security Vulnerabilities
May 23, 2023 Moein Ghaniyoun, The Ohio State University, TEESec: Pre-Silicon Vulnerability Discovery for Trusted Execution Environments
June 23, 2023 Neil Zhao, Illinois, Untangle: A Principled Framework to Design Low-Leakage, High Performance Dynamic Partitioning Schemes
July 25, 2023 Mulong Luo, Cornell,  AutoCAT: Reinforcement Learning for Automated Exploration of Cache-Timing Attacks 
August 25, 2023 Zirui Neil Zhao, Illinois, Untangle: A Principled Framework to Design Low-Leakage, High-Performance Dynamic Partitioning Schemes 


Quarterly e-Workshops
February 14, 2023 Josep Torrellas, Illinois, ACE Plan Vision
May 23, 2023 Minlan Yu, Harvard University, Fine-grained Communication and Coordination for Millions of Accelerators 
September 5, 2023 Zhengya Zhang, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Composing Evolvable Accelerators Using Chiplets