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2015 IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Nanoscale Architectures (NANOARCH) (2015)
Boston, MA, USA
July 8, 2015 to July 10, 2015
ISBN: 978-1-4673-7849-9
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Front matter (Abstract)

pp. i-xiv

Architecting energy efficient crossbar-based memristive random-access memories (Abstract)

Miguel Angel Lastras-Montano , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California
Amirali Ghofrani , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California
Kwang-Ting Cheng , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California
pp. 1-6

An architecture-level cache simulation framework supporting advanced PMA STT-MRAM (Abstract)

Bi Wu , School of Software Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, China, 100191
Yuanqing Cheng , School of Electrical and Information Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, China, 100191
Ying Wang , Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, 100190
Aida Todri-Sanial , LIRMM laboratory, CNRS, Montpellier, France, 34095
Guangyu Sun , CECA, EECS, Peking University, Beijing, China, 100871
Lionel Torres , LIRMM laboratory, CNRS, Montpellier, France, 34095
Weisheng Zhao , School of Electrical and Information Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, China, 100191
pp. 7-12

MFNW: A Flip-N-Write architecture for multi-level cell non-volatile memories (Abstract)

Ali Alsuwaiyan , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, PA
Kartik Mohanram , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, PA
pp. 13-18

Lossy frequency selective surfaces for gas sensing using ZnO films (Abstract)

Colin Pardue , Interconnect and Packaging Center, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia
Madhavan Swaminathan , Interconnect and Packaging Center, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia
John Bosco Balaguru , Nanosensors Lab, Centre for Nanotechnology & Advanced Biomaterials & School of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, SASTRA University Thanjavur, India
pp. 19-20

Fundamental limits of energy dissipation in spintronic interconnects using optical spin pumping (Abstract)

S. Rakheja , Electrical and Computer Engineering, New York University, New York, NY 11201
pp. 21-22

Wave-based device scaling concept for brain-like energy efficiency and integration (Abstract)

Y. Katayama , IBM Research - Tokyo, Kawasaki, Kanagawa 212-0032, Japan
T. Yamane , IBM Research - Tokyo, Kawasaki, Kanagawa 212-0032, Japan
D. Nakano , IBM Research - Tokyo, Kawasaki, Kanagawa 212-0032, Japan
R. Nakane , Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo 113-8656, Japan
G. Tanaka , Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo 113-8656, Japan
pp. 23-24

Physically equivalent magneto-electric nanoarchitecture for probabilistic reasoning (Abstract)

Santosh Khasanvis , Department of ECE, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA, USA
Mingyu Li , Department of ECE, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA, USA
Mostafizur Rahman , Department of ECE, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA, USA
Mohammad Salehi-Fashami , Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
Ayan K. Biswas , Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
Jayasimha Atulasimha , Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
Supriyo Bandyopadhyay , Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
Csaba Andras Moritz , Department of ECE, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA, USA
pp. 25-26

Robust magnetic full-adder with voltage sensing 2T/2MTJ cell (Abstract)

Erya Deng , EF, Univ. Paris-Sud/CNRS, Orsay, 91405, France
You Wang , Laboratory LTCI-CNRS, Institut TELECOM, TELECOM ParisTech, Paris, 75634, France
Zhaohao Wang , EF, Univ. Paris-Sud/CNRS, Orsay, 91405, France
Jacques-Olivier Klein , EF, Univ. Paris-Sud/CNRS, Orsay, 91405, France
Bernard Dieny , SPINTEC, CEA/UJF/G-INP/CNRS, Grenoble, 38054, France
Guillaume Prenat , SPINTEC, CEA/UJF/G-INP/CNRS, Grenoble, 38054, France
Weisheng Zhao , EF, Univ. Paris-Sud/CNRS, Orsay, 91405, France
pp. 27-32

Hierarchical composition of memristive networks for real-time computing (Abstract)

Jens Burger , Portland State University, Portland, OR, USA
Alireza Goudarzi , University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA
Darko Stefanovic , University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA
Christof Teuscher , Portland State University, Portland, OR, USA
pp. 33-38

A sudden power-outage resilient nonvolatile microprocessor for immediate system recovery (Abstract)

Naoya Onizawa , Frontier Research Institute for Interdisciplinary Sciences, Tohoku University, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan 980-8578
Akira Mochizuki , Research Institute of Tohoku University, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan 980-8577
Akira Tamakoshi , Research Institute of Tohoku University, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan 980-8577
Takahiro Hanyu , Research Institute of Tohoku University, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan 980-8577
pp. 39-44

NEM relay design with biconditional binary decision diagrams (Abstract)

Winston Haaswijk , Integrated Systems Laboratory (LSI), EPFL, Switzerland
Luca Amaru , Integrated Systems Laboratory (LSI), EPFL, Switzerland
Pierre-Emmanuel Gaillardon , Integrated Systems Laboratory (LSI), EPFL, Switzerland
Giovanni De Micheli , Integrated Systems Laboratory (LSI), EPFL, Switzerland
pp. 45-50

NEMsCAM: A novel CAM cell based on nano-electro-mechanical switch and CMOS for energy efficient TLBs (Abstract)

Azam Seyedi , Barcelona Supercomputing Center
Vasileios Karakostas , Barcelona Supercomputing Center
Adrian Cristal , Barcelona Supercomputing Center
Mario Nemirovsky , Barcelona Supercomputing Center
Osman Unsal , Barcelona Supercomputing Center
pp. 51-56

Computation-in-memory based parallel adder (Abstract)

Hoang Anh Du Nguyen , Laboratory of Computer Engineering, Faculty of EE, Mathematics and CS, Delft University of Technology, Mekelweg 4, 2628 CD Delft, The Netherlands
Lei Xie , Laboratory of Computer Engineering, Faculty of EE, Mathematics and CS, Delft University of Technology, Mekelweg 4, 2628 CD Delft, The Netherlands
Mottaqiallah Taouil , Laboratory of Computer Engineering, Faculty of EE, Mathematics and CS, Delft University of Technology, Mekelweg 4, 2628 CD Delft, The Netherlands
Razvan Nane , Laboratory of Computer Engineering, Faculty of EE, Mathematics and CS, Delft University of Technology, Mekelweg 4, 2628 CD Delft, The Netherlands
Said Hamdioui , Laboratory of Computer Engineering, Faculty of EE, Mathematics and CS, Delft University of Technology, Mekelweg 4, 2628 CD Delft, The Netherlands
Koen Bertels , Laboratory of Computer Engineering, Faculty of EE, Mathematics and CS, Delft University of Technology, Mekelweg 4, 2628 CD Delft, The Netherlands
pp. 57-62

Hierarchical design of robust and low data dependent FinFET based SRAM array (Abstract)

Mohsen Imani , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of California, San Diego
Shruti Patil , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of California, San Diego
Tajana Simunic Rosing , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of California, San Diego
pp. 63-68

Optimal adiabatic scaling and the processor-in-memory-and-storage architecture (OAS+PIMS) (Abstract)

Erik P. DeBenedictis , Center for Computing Research, Sandia National Laboratories, P. O. Box 5800 M. S. 1319, Albuquerque, NM 87185-1319 USA
Jeanine E. Cook , Center for Computing Research, Sandia National Laboratories, P. O. Box 5800 M. S. 1319, Albuquerque, NM 87185-1319 USA
Mark F. Hoemmen , Center for Computing Research, Sandia National Laboratories, P. O. Box 5800 M. S. 1319, Albuquerque, NM 87185-1319 USA
Tzevetan S. Metodi , Center for Computing Research, Sandia National Laboratories, P. O. Box 5800 M. S. 1319, Albuquerque, NM 87185-1319 USA
pp. 69-74

Ex-situ training of dense memristor crossbar for neuromorphic applications (Abstract)

Raqibul Hasan , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Dayton, Ohio, USA
Chris Yakopcic , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Dayton, Ohio, USA
Tarek M. Taha , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Dayton, Ohio, USA
pp. 75-81

Defect tolerance in diode, FET, and four-terminal switch based nano-crossbar arrays (Abstract)

Onur Tunali , Nanoscience and Nanoengineering Department, Istanbul Technical University
Mustafa Alton , Electronics and Communication Engineering Department, Istanbul Technical University
pp. 82-87

Fast march tests for defects in resistive memory (Abstract)

Seyed Nima Mozaffari , School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, USA
Spyros Tragoudas , School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, USA
Themistoklis Haniotakis , School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, USA
pp. 88-93

Analogue auto-associative memory using a multi-valued memristive memory cell (Abstract)

Mohammad Mahmoud A. Taha , Department of Engineering Science, Faculty of Engineering and Science University of Greenwich @ Medway Chatham Maritime, United Kingdom
Wim J.C. Melis , Department of Engineering Science, Faculty of Engineering and Science University of Greenwich @ Medway Chatham Maritime, United Kingdom
pp. 94-99

Analysis and design of an adaptive proactive reconfiguration approach for memristive crossbar memories (Abstract)

Peyman Pouyan , Dept. of Electronic Engineering, UPC Barcelona Tech, Barcelona Spain
Esteve Amat , Dept. of Electronic Engineering, UPC Barcelona Tech, Barcelona Spain
Antonio Rubio , Dept. of Electronic Engineering, UPC Barcelona Tech, Barcelona Spain
pp. 100-105

Memristor panic — A survey of different device models in crossbar architectures (Abstract)

Walt Woods , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Portland State University, Portland, OR, USA
Mohammad Mahmoud A. Taha , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Portland State University, Portland, OR, USA
S. J. Dat Tran , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Portland State University, Portland, OR, USA
Jens Burger , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Portland State University, Portland, OR, USA
Christof Teuscher , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Portland State University, Portland, OR, USA
pp. 106-111

Evolution of radiation-induced soft errors in FinFET SRAMs under process variations beyond 22nm (Abstract)

Pablo Royer , Dpto. de Ingeniería Electrónica, ETSI Telecomunicación, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid Avenida Complutense 30, 28040 Madrid, Spain
Fernando Garcia-Redondo , Dpto. de Ingeniería Electrónica, ETSI Telecomunicación, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid Avenida Complutense 30, 28040 Madrid, Spain
Marisa Lopez-Vallejo , Dpto. de Ingeniería Electrónica, ETSI Telecomunicación, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid Avenida Complutense 30, 28040 Madrid, Spain
pp. 112-117

From kekule cells to molecular switches (Abstract)

Aaron Germuth , Department of Computer Science, University of Northern British Columbia
Alex Aravind , Department of Computer Science, University of Northern British Columbia
pp. 118-123

Interconnect networks for memristor crossbar (Abstract)

Lei Xie , Laboratory of Computer Engineering, Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands
Hoang Anh Du Nguyen , Laboratory of Computer Engineering, Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands
Mottaqiallah Taouil , Laboratory of Computer Engineering, Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands
Said Hamdioui , Laboratory of Computer Engineering, Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands
Koen Bertels , Laboratory of Computer Engineering, Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands
pp. 124-129

Automated synthesis of crossbars for nanoscale computing using formal methods (Abstract)

Alvaro Velasquez , EECS Department University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL
Sumit Kumar Jha , EECS Department University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL
pp. 130-136

Defect consideratons for robust sparse coding using memristor arrays (Abstract)

Patrick Sheridan , Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Wei D. Lu , Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
pp. 137-138

Low area overhead in-situ training approach for memristor-based classifier (Abstract)

Elham Zamanidoost , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, USA
Michael Klachko , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, USA
Dmitri Strukov , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, USA
Irina Kataeva , Advanced Research Division, DENSO CORPORATION Komenoki-cho, Nisshin, Japan
pp. 139-142

Magnetoresistance implications for complementary magnetic tunnel junction logic (CMAT) (Abstract)

Joseph S. Friedman , Institut d'Electronique Fondamentale, Univ. Paris-Sud, CNRS, Orsay, France
Damien Querlioz , Institut d'Electronique Fondamentale, Univ. Paris-Sud, CNRS, Orsay, France
Alan V. Sahakian , Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA
pp. 143-144

Transmission gate-based approximate adders for inexact computing (Abstract)

Zhixi Yang , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
Jie Han , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
Fabrizio Lombardi , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
pp. 145-150

Matrix multiplication by an inexact systolic array (Abstract)

Ke Chen , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Northeastern University, Boston, MA USA 02115
Fabrizio Lombardi , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Northeastern University, Boston, MA USA 02115
Jie Han , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
pp. 151-156

Architecting 3-D integrated circuit fabric with intrinsic thermal management features (Abstract)

Mostafizur Rahman , Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, USA
Santosh Khasanvis , Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, USA
Jiajun Shi , Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, USA
Mingyu Li , Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, USA
Csaba Andras Moritz , Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, USA
pp. 157-162

Full-adder circuit design based on all-spin logic device (Abstract)

Qi An , Institut d'Electronique Fondamentale, Univ. Paris-Sud, F-91405 Orsay, France
Li Su , Institut d'Electronique Fondamentale, Univ. Paris-Sud, F-91405 Orsay, France
Jacques-Olivier Klein , Institut d'Electronique Fondamentale, Univ. Paris-Sud, F-91405 Orsay, France
Sebastien Le Beux , Institut des Nanotechnologies de Lyon, Ecole Centrale de Lyon, 69130 Ecully, France
Ian O'Connor , Institut des Nanotechnologies de Lyon, Ecole Centrale de Lyon, 69130 Ecully, France
Weisheng Zhao , Institut d'Electronique Fondamentale, Univ. Paris-Sud, F-91405 Orsay, France
pp. 163-168

Architecting NP-Dynamic Skybridge (Abstract)

Jiajun Shi , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, USA
Mingyu Li , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, USA
Mostafizur Rahman , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, USA
Santosh Khasanvis , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, USA
Csaba Andras Moritz , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, USA
pp. 169-174

Architecting connectivity for fine-grained 3-D vertically integrated circuits (Abstract)

Santosh Khasanvis , Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA - 01003
Mostafizur Rahman , Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA - 01003
Mingyu Li , Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA - 01003
Jiajun Shi , Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA - 01003
Csaba Andras Moritz , Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA - 01003
pp. 175-180

Supervised learning with organic memristor devices and prospects for neural crossbar arrays (Abstract)

Christopher H. Bennett , Institut d'Electronique Fondamentale, Univ. Paris-Sud, CNRS, 91405 Orsay, France
Djaafar Chabi , Institut d'Electronique Fondamentale, Univ. Paris-Sud, CNRS, 91405 Orsay, France
Theo Cabaret , CEA Saclay, IRAMIS, NIMBE (UMR 3685), LICSEN, 91191 Gif-sur-Yvette, France
Bruno Jousselme , CEA Saclay, IRAMIS, NIMBE (UMR 3685), LICSEN, 91191 Gif-sur-Yvette, France
Vincent Derycke , CEA Saclay, IRAMIS, NIMBE (UMR 3685), LICSEN, 91191 Gif-sur-Yvette, France
Damien Querlioz , Institut d'Electronique Fondamentale, Univ. Paris-Sud, CNRS, 91405 Orsay, France
Jacques-Olivier Klein , Institut d'Electronique Fondamentale, Univ. Paris-Sud, CNRS, 91405 Orsay, France
pp. 181-186

Exploiting local connectivity of CMOL architecture for highly parallel orientation selective neuromorphic chips (Abstract)

Melika Payvand , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, California
Luke Theogarajan , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, California
pp. 187-192

On the impact of OxRAM-based synapses variability on convolutional neural networks performance (Abstract)

D. Garbin , CEA, LETI, Minatec Campus, 17 Rue des Martyrs, 38054 Grenoble, France
E. Vianello , CEA, LETI, Minatec Campus, 17 Rue des Martyrs, 38054 Grenoble, France
O. Bichler , CEA, LIST, 91191 Gif-sur-Yvette, France
M. Azzaz , STMicroelectronics, 850 Rue Jean Monnet, 38920 Crolles, France
Q. Rafhay , IMEP-LAHC, 3 Parvis Louis Neel, 38016 Grenoble, France
P. Candelier , STMicroelectronics, 850 Rue Jean Monnet, 38920 Crolles, France
C Gamrat , CEA, LIST, 91191 Gif-sur-Yvette, France
G. Ghibaudo , IMEP-LAHC, 3 Parvis Louis Neel, 38016 Grenoble, France
B. DeSalvo , CEA, LETI, Minatec Campus, 17 Rue des Martyrs, 38054 Grenoble, France
L. Perniola , CEA, LETI, Minatec Campus, 17 Rue des Martyrs, 38054 Grenoble, France
pp. 193-198
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