UW computer architects featured prominently in IEEE Micro Top Picks

UW-Madison researchers can be proud of their stellar performance in this year's issue of IEEE Micro Top Picks.  IEEE Micro Top Picks is an annual special issue of IEEE Micro that "collects some of this year's most significant research papers in computer architecture based on novelty and potential for long-term impact."

This year's program selected eleven papers as top picks and twelve papers as honorable mentions. Of those 23 honored papers total, four were from UW-Madison.

Of the eleven papers selected as top picks, three are from UW-Madison:

1) Efficient Execution of Memory Access Phases Using Dataflow Specialization

Chen-Han Ho, Sung Jin Kim, Karthikeyan Sankaralingam

2) Exploring the Potential of Heterogeneous Von Neumann/Dataflow Execution Models

Tony Nowatzki, Vinay Gangadhar, Karthikeyan Sankaralingam

3) Range Translations for Fast Virtual Memory

Jayneel Gandhi, Vasileios Karakostas, Furkan Ayar, Adrián Cristal, Mark D. Hill, Kathryn S. McKinley, Mario Nemirovsky, Michael M. Swift, Osman S. Ünsal

Of the twelve papers selected as Honorable Mention, one was from UW-Madison:

Cross-Architecture Performance Prediction (XAPP) Using CPU Code to Predict GPU Performance

Newsha Ardalani, Clint Lesturgeon, Karthikeyan Sankaralingan, and Xiaojin Zhu

Congrats to all honorees, whose reflects positively upon UW's research strengths!