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Electronic Design, Test and Applications, IEEE International Workshop on (2006)
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Jan. 17, 2006 to Jan. 19, 2006
ISBN: 0-7695-2500-8
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Introduction

list-reviewer (PDF)

pp. xvi
Cover
Introduction

Committees (PDF)

pp. xiv
Session 1A: Special Session on Diagnostic in Deep Submicron Technologies

Some Common Aspects of Design Validation,Debug and Diagnosis (Abstract)

Talal Arnaout , Universitat Stuttgart, Germany
Hans-Joachim Wunderlich , Universitat Stuttgart, Germany
Gunter Bartsch , Universitat Stuttgart, Germany
pp. 3-10
Session 1B: Analog Components and Design Techniques

Using Dither to Improve the Performance of Lossy Sigma-Delta Modulators (Abstract)

Josef Goette , Berne University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland
Markus Hager , Berne University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland
Marcel Jacomet , Berne University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland
pp. 11-16

CMOS Schottky diode microwave power detector fabrication, Spice modeling, and applications (Abstract)

Woochul Jeon , University of Maryland, MD
Robert W. Newcomb , University of Maryland, MD
John Melngailis , University of Maryland, MD
pp. 17-22
Session 2A: Image and Video Processing

Image Noise Removal in Nakagami Fading Channels via Bayesian Estimator (Abstract)

A.C. Madoc , University of Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Xu Huang , University of Canberra,Canberra, Australia
Dharmendra Sharma , University of Canberra,Canberra, Australia
pp. 31-34

A Hybrid Scheme for Temporal Video Segmentation (Abstract)

Yong Yin , Chongqing University, China
Hui Fang , University of Bradford, UK
Jianmin Jiang , University of Bradford, UK
P. Norhashimah , University of Bradford, UK
pp. 35-40
Session 2B: Special Session on Industrial and Practical Test Engineering

A Low Cost, High Quality Embedded Array DFT Technique for High Performance Processors (Abstract)

Zhuoyu Bao , Intel Corporation
Mike Lin , Intel Corporation
David M. Wu , Intel Corporation
Suriya A. Kumar , Intel Corporation
Vimal K. Natarajan , Intel Corporation
pp. 57-63

VertiCal, a Universal Calibration System for eSys High Performance 32-Bit PowerPC Microcontrollers; Test Challenges & Solution (Abstract)

Joel Knight , Freescale Semiconductor Inc., Austin, Texas
Chuah Joon Huang Huang , Freescale Semiconductor Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.
pp. 64-67
Poster Session 1

Dual-Head Marking Performance Optimisation via Evolutionary Solutions (Abstract)

Johnny Koh , Universiti Tenaga Malaysia (UNITEN), Malaysia
Tiong Sieh Kiong , Universiti Tenaga Malaysia (UNITEN), Malaysia
Senan Mahmoud , Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Malaysia
I.B. Aris , Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Malaysia
pp. 85-88

Curvature Compensated CMOS Bandgap with Sub 1V Supply (Abstract)

Kevin Tom , Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia.
Atila Alvandpour , Linkoping University, Sweden
pp. 93-96

Energy Efficient Cache Tuning with Performance Bound (Abstract)

Yan Leipo , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Siew Kei Lam , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Thambipillai Srikanthan , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Wu Jigang , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 97-100

Developing an Effective Microcontroller Course Based on Field-Programmable Mixed-Signal ?-Controller Product (Abstract)

Tracey Kah-Mein Lee , Singapore Polytechnic
Gourab Sen Gupta , Massey University, New Zealand
Moi-Tin Chew , Monash University Malaysia Campus, Malaysia
Subhas Mukhopadhyay , Massey University, New Zealand
pp. 101-104

Test Pattern Optimization using Proper Seed Selection in Mixed-Mode Technique (Abstract)

Syed Zahidul Islam , Swinburne University of Technology, Sarawak, Malaysia
Mohd. Alauddin Mohd. Ali , Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), Malaysia
pp. 105-112
Session 3A: Special Session on Electronics Education

Internationalisation of Masters education; globalisation at work. (Abstract)

Ton Mouthaan , Twente University, Netherlands
Anke Kohl , Twente University, Netherlands
pp. 113-115

Industry-Academia Collaboration in Undergraduate Test Engineering Unit Development (Abstract)

Victor Lai , Freescale Semiconductor, Malaysia
Serge Demidenko , Monash University, Malaysia
pp. 116-122

A Project Based Approach to Teach Mixed-Signal Embedded Microcontroller for DC Motor Control (Abstract)

Chew Moi Tin , Monash University, Malaysia
Subhas Mukhopadhyay , Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
Gourab Sen Gupta , Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
pp. 123-128

Electronic Test Technology Curriculum Revisiting (Abstract)

Serge Demidenko , Monash University, Malaysia
Wayne Moorhead , Agilent Technologies, Singapore,
pp. 129-136
Session 3B: Synthesis and Logic Optimization

Efficient Search Methods for Obtaining Exact Minimum AND-EXOR Expressions (Abstract)

Yasuaki Nishitani , Iwate University, Japan
Takashi Hirayama , Iwate University, Japan
pp. 137-142

A new Design Partitioning Approach for Low Power High-Level Synthesis (Abstract)

Franz J. Rammig , Paderborn University Heinz-Nixdorf Institute, Germany
Achim Rettberg , Paderborn University, Germany
pp. 143-148

Synthesis of Nanoelectronic Circuits on Delay-Insensitive Cellular Arrays (Abstract)

D. Vasudevan , University of` Arkansas, US
Jia Di, P.K. Lala , University of` Arkansas, US
pp. 149-156
Session 4A: Special Session on Electromagnetic Sensors & Devices 1

Conductive Microbead Detection by Helmholtz Coil Technique With SV-GMR Sensor (Abstract)

K. Chomsuwan , Kanazawa University, Japan
T. Somsak , Kanazawa University, Japan
S.C. Mukhopadhyay , Massey University, Palmertston North, New zealand
S. Yamada , Kanazawa University, Japan
M. Iwahara , Kanazawa University, Japan
pp. 157-162

Microwave Resonators and Their use as a Measurement Intruments and Sensors (Abstract)

J. Mazierska , Masey University, New Zealand
M. Bialkowski , University of Queensland, Australia
J. Krupka , Politechniki Warszawskiej, Poland
M.V. Jacob , James Cook University, Townsville, Australia
pp. 163-167

Random Sampling Algorithm in RFID Indoor Location System (Abstract)

Bao Xu , Jiangsu University, Zhenjiang, China
Wang Gang , Jiangsu University, Zhenjiang, China
pp. 168-176
Session 4B: Fault Modelling

Fault Modelling and Co-Simulation in FlowFET-Based Biological Array Systems (Abstract)

H.G. Kerkhoff , MESA + Institute for Nanotechnology, Netherlands
D.R. Emerson , CCLRC Daresbury Laboratory, Cheshire, UK
X. Zhang , MESA + Institute for Nanotechnology, Netherlands
R.W. Barber , CCLRC Daresbury Laboratory, Cheshire, UK
pp. 177-182

Electrical Behavior of GOS Fault affected Domino Logic Cell (Abstract)

H. Fujiwara , Nara Institute of Science and Technology (NAIST), Japan
S. Ohtake , Nara Institute of Science and Technology (NAIST), Japan
M. Comte , Nara Institute of Science and Technology (NAIST), Japan
M. Renovell , LIRMM, France
pp. 183-189

Catastrophic and Parametric Fault Modelling for Photonic Systems (Abstract)

Muhsen Aljada , Edith Cowan University, Australia
Adam Osseiran , Edith Cowan University, Australia
Kamal Alameh , Edith Cowan University, Australia
pp. 190-196
Poster Session 2

Current Testable Design of Resistor String DACs (Abstract)

Yukiya Miura , Tokyo Metropolitan Univ.
Hiroyuki Yotsuyanagi , Univ. of Tokushima, Japan
Tomomi Nishida , Univ. of Tokushima, Japan
Takeomi Tamesada , Univ. of Tokushima, Japan
Masaki Hashizume , Univ. of Tokushima, Japan
pp. 197-200

A Functional Verification Environment for Advanced Switching Architecture (Abstract)

Ting-Chun Huang , National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
Min-An Song , National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
Sy-Yen Kuo , National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 201-204

Crosstalk in Counter-Pumped Distributed Raman Amplifiers with DTDM pumping (Abstract)

Vineetha Kalavally , Monash University, Malaysia
Tin Win , Monash University, Malaysia
Malin Premaratne , Monash University, Clayton Campus, Victoria, Australia
pp. 205-209

Study on Dynamic Stability of a Tracked Robot Climbing over an Obstacle or Descending Stairs (Abstract)

Ping Huang , South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, China
Shaowei Wu , South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, China
Haijun Mo , South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, China
pp. 210-213

Virtual Instrument for Condition Monitoring of On-Load Tap Change (Abstract)

Perfecto Marino , University of Vigo, Spain
Francisco Poza , University of Vigo, Spain
Fernando Machado , University of Vigo, Spain
Santiago Otero , University of Vigo, Spain
pp. 214-218

Design & Simulation of a High Performance Rail-to-Rail CMOS Op-Amp at ? 3V Supply (Abstract)

Aladin Zayegh , Victoria University of Technology, Australia
Sharath Sriram , Victoria University of Technology, Australia
Madhu Bhaskaran , Victoria University of Technology, Australia
Aleksandar Stojcevski , Victoria University of Technology, Australia
pp. 219-222

Reducing Inductive Coupling Skew in Wide Global Signal Busses (Abstract)

Bassel Soudan , University of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
pp. 223-226

A Platform for Refinement of OS Services for Embedded Systems (Abstract)

El Mostapha Aboulhamid , Universite de Montreal, Canada
Gabriela Nicolescu , Polytechnique de Montreal, Canada
Bruno Girodias , Universite de Montreal, Canada
pp. 227-236
Session 5A: Processor Design and Analysis

Modeling Arbitrator Delay-Area Dependencies in Customizable Instruction Set Processors (Abstract)

Siew-Kei Lam , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Mohammed Shoaib , Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India
Thambipillai Srikanthan , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 237-242

Static Code Analysis of Functional Descriptions in SystemC (Abstract)

M. Holzer , Vienna University of Technology, Austria
M. Rupp , Vienna University of Technology, Austria
pp. 243-248

A Data Prefetching Mechanism for Object-Oriented Embedded Systems Using Run-Time Profiling (Abstract)

Mehdi Modarressi , Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran.
Shaahin Hessabi , Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran.
Maziar Gudarzi , Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran.
pp. 249-254

Memory Access Micro-Profiling for ASIP Design (Abstract)

Gerd Ascheid , RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Kingshuk Karuri , RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Christian Huben , RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Heinrich Meyr , RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Rainer Leupers , RWTH Aachen University, Germany
pp. 255-262
Session 5B: Novel Systems and Applications

Full Field Image Ranger Hardware (Abstract)

M. J. Cree , University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand
A. A. Dorrington , University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand
A. D. Payne , University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand
D. A. Carnegie , Victoria University, Wellington, New Zealand
pp. 263-268

Development of a LabVIEW-based test facility for standalone PV systems (Abstract)

Alex See Kok Bin , Monash University, Malaysia
Saravanan Ramanathan , Monash University, Malaysia
Shen Weixiang , Monash University, Malaysia
Ong Kok Seng , Monash University, Malaysia
Low I-Wern , Monash University, Malaysia
pp. 275-280

A Low-Power High-Speed 1-Mb CMOS SRAM (Abstract)

Loh Poh-Yee , Multimedia University, Cyberjaya, Malaysia
Mohd-Shahiman Sulaiman , Multimedia University, Cyberjaya, Malaysia
Tan Soon-Hwei , Multimedia University, Cyberjaya, Malaysia
pp. 281-288
Session 6A: Innovations in Test

Innovation In Test: Where Are We (Abstract)

Rochit Rajsuman , Advantest America Corporation, Santa Clara, CA
pp. 289-294

Fitting ATE Channels with Scan Chains: a Comparison between a Test Data Compression Technique and Serial Loading of Scan Chains (Abstract)

Julien DALMASSO , Laboratoire d'Informatique, de Robotique, CEDEX 5, France
Marie-Lise FLOTTES , Laboratoire d'Informatique, de Robotique, CEDEX 5, France
Bruno ROUZEYRE , Laboratoire d'Informatique, de Robotique, CEDEX 5, France
pp. 295-300

A Reconfigurable Embedded Decompressor for Test Compression (Abstract)

Tomoo Inoue , Hiroshima City University, Japan
Tomoyuki Saiki , Hiroshima City University, Japan
Hideyuki Ichihara , Hiroshima City University, Japan
pp. 301-308
Session 6B: Special Session on Microphotonics

Improving the Steering Efficiency of 1x4096 Opto-VLSI Processor Using Direct Power Measurement Method (Abstract)

Chung-Kiak Poh , Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Australia.
Kamal Alameh , Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Australia.
pp. 309-314

MicroPhotonic Remote Sensor for Perimeter Security (Abstract)

Kamal E. Alameh , MicroPhotonic Systems, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Western Australia
Kaveh Sahba , MicroPhotonic Systems, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Western Australia
Clifton Smith , Engineering and Mathematics, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Western Australia
pp. 315-320

Distributed Wireless Optical Communications for Humanitarian Assistance in Disasters (Abstract)

Khalid Al-Begain , University of Glamorgan,Pontypridd, UK
Muhsen Aljada , Science Research Institute, Edith Cowan University, Australia
Kamal Alameh , Science Research Institute, Edith Cowan University, Australia
pp. 321-326
Poster Session 3

On-line Monitoring of Computer systems (Abstract)

Marek Poleszak , Warsaw University of Technology, Poland
Janusz Sosnowski , Warsaw University of Technology, Poland
pp. 327-331

Lossless Active Floating Inductance Simulator (Abstract)

Shahram Minaei , Dogus University, Turkey
Oguzhan Cicekoglu , Bogazici University, Turkey
Erkan Yuce , Bogazici University, Turkey
pp. 332-335

The New Low Power 10-bit Pipelined ADC Using Novel Background Calibration Technique (Abstract)

Jiri Haze , Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic
Radimir Vrba , Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic
pp. 340-344

An Approach to Extending Object-Z with Real-Time (Abstract)

Zhicheng Wen , Shanghai University, China
Huaikou Miao , Shanghai University, China
pp. 345-349

An Opto-VLSI Based Tunable Fiber Ring Laser (Abstract)

Kamal Alameh , Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Australia
Rong Zheng , Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Australia
Zhenglin Wang , Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Australia
pp. 350-353

Address Sequences for March Tests to Detect Pattern Sensitive Faults (Abstract)

S.V. Yarmolik , Belarusian State Univ., Belarus
B. Sokol , Bialystok Technical University, Poland
pp. 354-360
Session 7A: Special Session on Electromagnetic Sensors & Devices 2

Analytical Study on a New Induction Type Magnetic Levitation System Creating Quasi-Static Lorentz Forces for a Non-Magnetic Sheet Metal (Abstract)

Takahisa Ohji , University of Toyama, Japan
Masaaki Sato , University of Toyama, Japan
Kenji Amei , University of Toyama, Japan
Masaaki Sakui , University of Toyama, Japan
pp. 361-364

Comparison of Electromagnetic Response of Planar Interdigital Sensors: Quality Testing of Pork Meat (Abstract)

C. P. Gooneratne , Massey University, Palmerston North New Zealand
S.C. Mukhopadhyay , Massey University, Palmerston North New Zealand
pp. 365-370

Effect of High Permittivity and Core Dimensions on the Permeability Measurement for Mn-Zn Ferrite Cores Used in High-Frequency Transformer (Abstract)

K. J. Tseng , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Daming Zhang , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 371-378
Session 7B: BIST and Memory Test

Built-In Self-Test for Flash Memory Embedded in SoC (Abstract)

Dipanwita Roy Chowdhury , Indian Institute of Technology, India
Shibaji Banerjee , Indian Institute of Technology, India
pp. 379-384

Automatic March Tests Generation for Multi-Port SRAMs (Abstract)

S. Di Carlo , Dipartimento di Automatica e Informatica Torino, Italy
A. Benso , Dipartimento di Automatica e Informatica Torino, Italy
G. Di Natale , Dipartimento di Automatica e Informatica Torino, Italy
A. Bosio , Dipartimento di Automatica e Informatica Torino, Italy
P. Prinetto , Dipartimento di Automatica e Informatica Torino, Italy
pp. 385-392
Poster Session 4

Measurements System Analysis (Abstract)

Ashok Sivaji , Texas Instruments Malaysia
pp. 393-396

Segmentation of Ultrasound Image Based on Morphological Operation and Fuzzy Clustering (Abstract)

Haihua Liu , South-Central University for Nationalities, Wuhan, China
Yi Lei , Huazhong University, China
Changsheng Xie , Huazhong University, China
Zhouhui Chen , Huazhong University, China
pp. 397-400

A Hardware Implementation of Layer 2 MPLS (Abstract)

Dan Ionescu , SITE, University of Ottawa, Canada
Raymond Peterkin , SITE, University of Ottawa, Canada
pp. 401-404

GATOS: A Windowing Operating System for FPGAs (Abstract)

C. T. Johnston , Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
K. T. Gribbon , Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
D. G. Bailey , Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
Montree Siripruchyanun , King Mongkut?s Institute of Technology North Bangkok, Thailand
pp. 405-409

A Low-Voltage, Low-Power Current-mode Automatic Gain Control (AGC) for Battery-Powered Equipment (Abstract)

Montree Siripruchyanun , King Mongkut?s Institute of Technology North Bangkok, tHAILAND
pp. 410-413

Modified Montgomery Modular Multiplication Using 4:2 Compressor and CSA Adder (Abstract)

M.B Srinivas , Technology, Hyderabad, India
Himanshu Thapliyal , International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderaba, India
Vivek Reddy Kotha , S.R. Engineering College, Warangal, India
Kunul Gottimukkula , S.R. Engineering College, Warangal, India
Anvesh Ramasahayam , S.R. Engineering College, Warangal, India
pp. 414-417

Designing cryptographic key generators with low power consumption (Abstract)

M PUCZKO , Bialystok Technical University, Poland
V.N. YARMOLIK , Bialystok Technical University, Poland
pp. 418-421

Evaluation time Estimation for Pass Transistor Logic circuits (Abstract)

V.C. Prasad , Multimedia University, Malaysia
A. Assi , UAE University, UAE
S.M.N.A. Senanayake , Monash University, Malaysia Campus, Malaysia
P.W.C. Prasad , UAE University, UAE
B.I. Mills , UAE University, UAE
pp. 422-428
Session 8A: Special Session on Defect and Fault Tolerance in Electronic Systems

Tolerance towards sensor failures: an application to a double inverted pendulum (Abstract)

Chee Pin Tan , Monash University, Malaysia
Rini Akmeliawati , Monash University, Malaysia
Kok Yew Ng , Monash University, Malaysia
pp. 429-434

Robust sensor fault reconstruction using right eigenstructure assignment (Abstract)

Christopher Edwards , Leicester University, UK
Ye Chow Kuang , Monash University, Malaysia
Chee Pin Tan , Monash University, Malaysia
pp. 435-439

Synthesis of Fault-Tolerant Embedded Systems with Checkpointing and Replication (Abstract)

Petru Eles , Linkoping University, Sweden
Zebo Peng , Linkoping University, Sweden
Paul Pop , Linkoping University, Sweden
Viacheslav Izosimov , Linkoping University, Sweden
pp. 440-447

Redundancy Analysis for Tin Oxide Gas Sensor Array (Abstract)

Minghua Shi , Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Amine Bermak , Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Bin Guo , Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
pp. 448-454
Session 8B: Signal Processing

Harmonic Distortion Measurement using Spectral Warping (Abstract)

Donald Bailey , Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
pp. 455-460

Design and Implementation of Multi-Channel Bandpass Filter for Embedded System (Abstract)

Hsiang-Chieh Hsiao , Southern Taiwan University of Technology, Taiwan
Chao-Huang Wei , Southern Taiwan University of Technology, Taiwan
Su-Wei Tsai , Southern Taiwan University of Technology, Taiwan
pp. 461-471

Bus Encoding Scheme To Eliminate Unwanted Signal Transitions (Abstract)

Norman Scheinberg , The City College of the City University of New York
Srinivasa Vemuru , Ohio Northern University
Ahmed Elkammar , The City College of the City University of New York
pp. 472-480
Session 9A: Design Verification and Concurrent Checking

Coverage Measurement for Software Application Testing using Partially Ordered Domains and Symbolic Trajectory Evaluation Techniques (Abstract)

Cheng-Chew Lim , University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
Adriel Cheng , Freescale Semiconductor, Adelaide, SA, Australia
Atanas Parashkevov , Freescale Semiconductor, Adelaide, SA, Australia
pp. 481-487

Evaluation of a Software-Based Error Detection Technique by RT-Level Fault Injection (Abstract)

R. Leveugle , TIMA Laboratory Grenoble Cedex - France
Y. Savaria , Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Canada
A. Ammari , TIMA Laboratory Grenoble Cedex - France
B. Nicolescu , Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Canada
pp. 488-493

Performance and Stability Testing of MSMQ in the .NET environment. (Abstract)

Jae-Kyu Chun , Operation Support System Lab., R&D Group, Korea Telecom, Korea
Seok-Hyung Cho , Operation Support System Lab., R&D Group, Korea Telecom, Korea
pp. 494-502
Session 9B: Communications and Networking

Supervisory Signal Transmission in Distributed Raman Amplifiers (Abstract)

Lau Bei Yer , Monash University, Malaysia
Vineetha Kalavally , Monash University, Malaysia
Tin Win , Monash University, Malaysia
Malin Premaratne , Monash University, Clayton Campus, Victoria, Australia
pp. 503-506

Automation Integration with UPnP Modules (Abstract)

Chi-haur Wu , Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Swee Mean Mok , Motorola Inc., Schaumburg, IL
pp. 507-511

Downlink Capacity Improvement of WCDMA System by Using Adaptive Antenna with Novel MDPC Beamforming Technique (Abstract)

Mahamod Ismail , Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
Tiong Sieh Kiong , College of Engineering, Universiti Tenaga Malaysia (UNITEN)
Johnny Koh , College of Engineering, Universiti Tenaga Malaysia (UNITEN)
Azmi Hassan , Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
pp. 512-518
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