Workplan
WP1 - System
WP1 - System

WP leader: Ian O'Connor (CNRS-FMNT)

Partners : IMEC, NCSR-D

 

Objectives:

Identify potential applications for PICMOS using on-chip broadcast and network communication
Explore performance capabilities of optical links with existing technological constraints
Generate specifications to be taken into account in the component and integration oriented workpackages



Comparison between electrical and optical clock distribution network (Copyright CNRS-FMNT)

Publications for Workpackage 1

journal publications

conference publications

  • I. O’Connor, F. Tissafi-Drissi, D. Navarro, F. Mieyeville, F. Gaffiot, J. Dambre, M. De Wilde, D. Stroobandt, M. Brière, 'Integrated optical interconnect for on-chip data transport (invited)', IEEE-NEWCAS, Gatineau, Canada, 19-22 June 2006 (published)
  • W. Heirman, J. Dambre, I. O’Connor, J. Van Campenhout, 'Reconfigurable Optical Networks for On-Chip Multiprocessors', DATE Workshop on Future Interconnect and Networks on Chip, Munich, Germany, 10 March 2006 (published)
  • I. O’Connor, F. Tissafi-Drissi, D. Navarro, F. Mieyeville, F. Gaffiot, J. Dambre, M. De Wilde, D. Stroobandt, D. Van Thourhout, 'Optical interconnect for on-chip data communication (invited) ', DATE Workshop on Future Interconnect and Networks on Chip, Munich, Germany, 10 March 2006 (published)
  • I. O Connor, F. Tissafi-Drissi, G. Revy, F. Gaffiot, 'UML/XML based approach to hierarchical analog synthesis', Forum on Design Languages, Lausanne, Switzerland, 28-30 September 2005 (published)
  • C. Piguet, J. Gautier, C. Heer, I. O Connor, 'Extremely Low-Power Logic ', Design Automation and Test in Europe, pp. 656-661, Paris, France, 16-20 February 2004 (published)
  • I. O Connor, 'Optical solutions for system-level interconnect ', System-Level Interconnect Prediction, pp. 79-88, Paris, France 14-15 February 2004 (invited) (published)

other publications

  • I. O Connor, M. Brière, E. Drouard, A. Kazmierczak, F. Tissafi-Drissi, D. Navarro, F. Mieyeville, J. Dambre, D. Stroobandt, J.-M. Fedeli, Z. Lisik, F. Gaffiot, 'Towards reconfigurable optical networks on chip (invited)', Reconfigurable Communication Centric SoCs, Montpellier, France, 27-29 June 2005 (published)

Deliverables for Workpackage 1

#TitleLeadDateStatusDissAbstrFile

D11

Definition of applications

CNRS

M15

completed

PU

-

file

D12

Definition and quantification of generic set of specifications for different subcomponents

CNRS

M24

completed

RE

abstract

-

D13

Updated models and specifications based on data from WP3-5

CNRS

M36

completed

PU

-

file



Last update:  00:53 08/04 2005