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2016 IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Nanoscale Architectures (NANOARCH) (2016)
Beijing, China
July 18, 2016 to July 20, 2016
ISSN: 2327-8226
ISBN: 978-1-4673-8927-3
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Front matter (Abstract)

pp. i-ix

Dual reference sensing scheme with triple steady states for deeply scaled STT-MRAM (Abstract)

He Zhang , Fert Beijing Institute, Spintronics Center, Beihang University, 100191, China
Wang Kang , Fert Beijing Institute, Spintronics Center, Beihang University, 100191, China
Tingting Pang , Fert Beijing Institute, Spintronics Center, Beihang University, 100191, China
Weifeng Lv , School of Computer Science and Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, 100191, China
Youguang Zhang , School of Computer Science and Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, 100191, China
Weisheng Zhao , School of Computer Science and Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, 100191, China
pp. 1-6

Capacitor based SneakPath compensation circuit for transistor-less ReRAM architectures (Abstract)

A. Levisse , Univ. Grenoble Alpes, F-38000, France
B. Giraud , Univ. Grenoble Alpes, F-38000, France
J.P. Noel , Univ. Grenoble Alpes, F-38000, France
M. Moreau , Aix-Marseille Université, IM2NP, CNRS UMR 7334, F-13453, France
J.M. Portal , Aix-Marseille Université, IM2NP, CNRS UMR 7334, F-13453, France
pp. 7-12

TFET NDR skewed inverter based sensing method (Abstract)

Navneet Gupta , MINARC Laboratory, Institut Superieur d'Electronique de Paris (ISEP) France
Adam Makosiej , LETI, Commissariat à l'Energie Atomique et aux Energies Alternatives (CEA-LETI) France
Andrei Vladimirescu , MINARC Laboratory, Institut Superieur d'Electronique de Paris (ISEP) France
Amara Amara , MINARC Laboratory, Institut Superieur d'Electronique de Paris (ISEP) France
Sorin Cotofana , Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
Costin Anghel , MINARC Laboratory, Institut Superieur d'Electronique de Paris (ISEP) France
pp. 13-14

Inversion optimization in Majority-Inverter Graphs (Abstract)

Eleonora Testa , EPFL, Switzerland
Mathias Soeken , EPFL, Switzerland
Odysseas Zografos , IMEC, Belgium
Luca Amaru , Synopsys, CA, USA
Praveen Raghavan , IMEC, Belgium
Rudy Lauwereins , IMEC, Belgium
Pierre-Emmanuel Gaillardon , University of Utah, USA
Giovanni De Micheli , EPFL, Switzerland
pp. 15-20

A compare-and-select error tolerant scheme for nonvolatile processors (Abstract)

Zhibo Wang , Nanoscale Integrated Circuit & System Laboratoray, Dept. of EE, Tsinghua Univ. Beijing, China
Rui Hua , School of Instrumentation Science and Opto-electronics Engineering, Beihang Univ. Beijing, China
Yongpan Liu , Nanoscale Integrated Circuit & System Laboratoray, Dept. of EE, Tsinghua Univ. Beijing, China
Huazhong Yang , Nanoscale Integrated Circuit & System Laboratoray, Dept. of EE, Tsinghua Univ. Beijing, China
pp. 21-22

np-ECC: Nonadjacent position error correction code for racetrack memory (Abstract)

Xiaoyang Wang , Center for Energy-efficient Computing and Applications, Peking University, Beijing, 100871, China
Chao Zhang , Center for Energy-efficient Computing and Applications, Peking University, Beijing, 100871, China
Xian Zhang , Center for Energy-efficient Computing and Applications, Peking University, Beijing, 100871, China
Guangyu Sun , Center for Energy-efficient Computing and Applications, Peking University, Beijing, 100871, China
pp. 23-24

Towards automatic thermal network extraction in 3D ICs (Abstract)

Mingyu Li , University of Massachusetts, 301 Knowles Engineering Building, Amherst, 01003, United States
Santosh Khasanvis , BlueRiSC Inc., 400 Amity Street, Amherst, MA, 01002, United States
Jiajun Shi , University of Massachusetts, 301 Knowles Engineering Building, Amherst, 01003, United States
Sachin Bhat , University of Massachusetts, 201 Knowles Engineering Building, Amherst, 01003, United States
Mostafizur Rahman , University of Missouri, 570A Flarsheim Hall, Kansas City, 64110, United States
Csaba Andras Moritz , University of Massachusetts, 207 Knowles Engineering Building, Amherst, 01003, United States
pp. 25-30

Design of approximate Redundant Binary multipliers (Abstract)

Tian Cao , College of Electronic and Information Engineering, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 211106, China
Weiqiang Liu , College of Electronic and Information Engineering, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 211106, China
Chenghua Wang , College of Electronic and Information Engineering, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 211106, China
Xiaoping Cui , College of Electronic and Information Engineering, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 211106, China
Fabrizio Lombardi , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115, US
pp. 31-36

Error Correction Code protected Data Processing Units (Abstract)

N. Cucu Laurenciu , Computer Engineering Laboratory, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
T. Gupta , CEA-LETI, MINATEC, Grenoble, France
V. Savin , CEA-LETI, MINATEC, Grenoble, France
S.D. Cotofana , Computer Engineering Laboratory, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
pp. 37-42

Synthesizing HDL to memristor technology: A generic framework (Abstract)

H.A. Du Nguyen , Laboratory of Computer Engineering, Delft University of Technology, Mekelweg 4, 2628 CD, The Netherlands
Lei Xie , Laboratory of Computer Engineering, Delft University of Technology, Mekelweg 4, 2628 CD, The Netherlands
Mottaqiallah Taouil , Laboratory of Computer Engineering, Delft University of Technology, Mekelweg 4, 2628 CD, The Netherlands
Said Hamdioui , Laboratory of Computer Engineering, Delft University of Technology, Mekelweg 4, 2628 CD, The Netherlands
Koen Bertels , Laboratory of Computer Engineering, Delft University of Technology, Mekelweg 4, 2628 CD, The Netherlands
pp. 43-48

SSO-LSM: A Sparse and Self-Organizing architecture for Liquid State Machine based neural processors (Abstract)

Yingyezhe Jin , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, USA
Yu Liu , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, USA
Peng Li , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, USA
pp. 55-60

Nonvolatile online CMOS trimming with magnetic tunnel junctions (Abstract)

Sumit Dutta , Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 02139, United States
Michael Price , Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 02139, United States
Marc A. Baldo , Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 02139, United States
pp. 61-66

Combining a volatile and nonvolatile memristor in artificial synapse to improve learning in Spiking Neural Networks (Abstract)

Mahyar Shahsavari , Univ. Lille, CNRS, Centrale Lille, UMR 9189 - CRIStAL - Centre de Recherche en Informatique Signal et Automatique de Lille, F-59000, France
Pierre Falez , Univ. Lille, CNRS, Centrale Lille, UMR 9189 - CRIStAL - Centre de Recherche en Informatique Signal et Automatique de Lille, F-59000, France
Pierre Boulet , Univ. Lille, CNRS, Centrale Lille, UMR 9189 - CRIStAL - Centre de Recherche en Informatique Signal et Automatique de Lille, F-59000, France
pp. 67-72

Evaluation of spin-Hall-assisted STT-MRAM for cache replacement (Abstract)

Liang Chang , Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, Beihang University, China 100191
Zhaohao Wang , Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, Beihang University, China 100191
Yuqian Gao , Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, Beihang University, China 100191
Wang Kang , Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, Beihang University, China 100191
Youguang Zhang , Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, Beihang University, China 100191
Weisheng Zhao , Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, Beihang University, China 100191
pp. 73-78

A supply voltage-dependent variation aware reliability evaluation model (Abstract)

Bo Yang , Dept. of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University College Cork, Ireland
Emanuel Popovici , Dept. of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University College Cork, Ireland
Michael Alan Quille , School of Mathematical Sciences, University College Cork, Ireland
Andreas Amann , School of Mathematical Sciences, University College Cork, Ireland
Sorin Cotofana , Dept. of Computer Engineering, TU Delft, The Netherlands
pp. 79-84

MECRO: A local processing computer architecture based on memristor crossbar (Abstract)

Lei Xie , Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
Muhammad Adib Bin Haron , Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
pp. 85-90

Mosaic: A scheme of mapping non-volatile Boolean logic on memristor crossbar (Abstract)

Lei Xie , Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
pp. 91-96

Synthesis of memristive circuits based on stateful IMPLY gates using an evolutionary algorithm with a correction function (Abstract)

Xiaoxiao Wang , School of Computer Science, Xi'an Shiyou University, No. 18 2nd Dianzi Road, Shannxi, China
Robin Tan , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Portland State University, 1900 SW Fourth Avenue, Oregon, US
Marek Perkowski , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Portland State University, 1900 SW Fourth Avenue, Oregon, US
pp. 97-102

Multi-context non-volatile content addressable memory using magnetic tunnel junctions (Abstract)

Erya Deng , TIMA, CNRS/Grenoble INP/UGA, 38000, France
Lorena Anghel , TIMA, CNRS/Grenoble INP/UGA, 38000, France
Guillaume Prenat , UGA, INAC-SPINTEC, CEA, INAC-SPINTEC, CNRS, SPINTEC, F-38000 Grenoble, France
Weisheng Zhao , School of Electronic and information engineering, Beihang University, 100191 Beijing, China
pp. 103-108

A memristor-based compressive sensing architecture (Abstract)

Fengyu Qian , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs, 06269, U.S.A.
Yanping Gong , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs, 06269, U.S.A.
Guoxian Huang , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs, 06269, U.S.A.
Kiarash Ahi , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs, 06269, U.S.A.
Mehdi Anwar , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs, 06269, U.S.A.
Lei Wang , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs, 06269, U.S.A.
pp. 109-114

Accelerate context switch by racetrack-SRAM hybrid cells (Abstract)

Weiqi Zhang , Peking University, China
Chao Zhang , Peking University, China
Guangyu Sun , Peking University, China
pp. 115-116

Sleep stage classification with stochastic Bayesian inference (Abstract)

L. E. Calvet , Centre de Nanosciences et de Nanotechnologies, Université Paris-Sud-CNRS-Université Paris-Saclay, 91405 Orsay, France
J. S. Friedman , Centre de Nanosciences et de Nanotechnologies, Université Paris-Sud-CNRS-Université Paris-Saclay, 91405 Orsay, France
D. Querlioz , Centre de Nanosciences et de Nanotechnologies, Université Paris-Sud-CNRS-Université Paris-Saclay, 91405 Orsay, France
P. Bessiere , Institut des Systèmes Intelligents et de Robotique, Université Pierre et Marie Curie-CNRS, Paris, France
J. Droulez , Institut des Systèmes Intelligents et de Robotique, Université Pierre et Marie Curie-CNRS, Paris, France
pp. 117-122

A novel circuit design of true random number generator using magnetic tunnel junction (Abstract)

You Wang , LTCI-CNRS-UMR 5141, Télécom-ParisTech, France
Hao Cai , LTCI-CNRS-UMR 5141, Télécom-ParisTech, France
Lirida A. B. Naviner , LTCI-CNRS-UMR 5141, Télécom-ParisTech, France
Jacques-Olivier Klein , IEF, CNRS UMR 8622, University of Paris-Sud 11, Orsay, France
Jianlei Yang , School of Computer Science and Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, China
Weisheng Zhao , Spin Interdisciplinary Center, Beihang University, Beijing, China
pp. 123-128

An STT-MRAM based strong PUF (Abstract)

Soroush Khaleghi , ECE Department, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
Paolo Vinella , ECE Department, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
Soumya Banerjee , ECE Department, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
Wenjing Rao , ECE Department, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
pp. 129-134

Improved circuit model for all-spin logic (Abstract)

Meshal Alawein , Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering Division, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
Hossein Fariborzi , Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering Division, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
pp. 135-140

Ultra-low power all spin logic device acceleration based on voltage controlled magnetic anisotropy (Abstract)

Zhizhong Zhang , Fert Beijing Institute, School of Electrical and Information Engineering, Univ. Beihang, China
Yue Zhang , Fert Beijing Institute, School of Electrical and Information Engineering, Univ. Beihang, China
Lei Yue , Fert Beijing Institute, School of Electrical and Information Engineering, Univ. Beihang, China
Li Su , Fert Beijing Institute, School of Electrical and Information Engineering, Univ. Beihang, China
Yichuan Shi , Fert Beijing Institute, School of Electrical and Information Engineering, Univ. Beihang, China
Youguang Zhang , Fert Beijing Institute, School of Electrical and Information Engineering, Univ. Beihang, China
Weisheng Zhao , Fert Beijing Institute, School of Electrical and Information Engineering, Univ. Beihang, China
pp. 141-142

A spin Hall effect-based multi-level cell for MRAM (Abstract)

Qian Shi , Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, China 100191
Zhaohao Wang , Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, China 100191
Yuqian Gao , Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, China 100191
Liang Chang , Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, China 100191
Wang Kang , Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, China 100191
Youguang Zhang , Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, China 100191
Weisheng Zhao , Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, China 100191
pp. 143-144

Routability in 3D IC design: Monolithic 3D vs. Skybridge 3D CMOS (Abstract)

Jiajun Shi , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA
Mingyu Li , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA
Santosh Khasanvis , BlueRISC Inc., 400 Amity Street, Amherst, MA, 01002, United States
Mostafizur Rahman , School of Computing and Engineering, University of Missouri, Kansas City, USA
Csaba Andras Moritz , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA
pp. 145-150

Fine-grained 3-D CMOS concept using stacked horizontal nanowire (Abstract)

Naveen Kumar Macha , Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, University of Missouri Kansas City, United States
Md Arif Iqbal , Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, University of Missouri Kansas City, United States
Mostafizur Rahman , Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, University of Missouri Kansas City, United States
pp. 151-152

Low power in-memory computing platform with four Terminal magnetic Domain Wall Motion devices (Abstract)

Deliang Fan , University of Central Florida, Orlando, 32816, United States
pp. 153-158

Approximate in-memory Hamming distance calculation with a memristive associative memory (Abstract)

Mohammad M.A. Taha , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Portland State University, OR, USA
Walt Woods , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Portland State University, OR, USA
Christof Teuscher , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Portland State University, OR, USA
pp. 159-164

Skeleton-based design and simulation flow for Computation-in-Memory architectures (Abstract)

Jintao Yu , Delft University of Technology, Mekelweg 4, 2628 CD, The Netherlands
Razvan Nane , Delft University of Technology, Mekelweg 4, 2628 CD, The Netherlands
Adib Haron , Delft University of Technology, Mekelweg 4, 2628 CD, The Netherlands
Said Hamdioui , Delft University of Technology, Mekelweg 4, 2628 CD, The Netherlands
Henk Corporaal , Eindhoven University of Technology, Postbus 513, 5600 MB, The Netherlands
Koen Bertels , Delft University of Technology, Mekelweg 4, 2628 CD, The Netherlands
pp. 165-170

Memory Processing Unit for in-memory processing (Abstract)

Rotem Ben Hur , The Andrew and Erna Viterbi Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa 3200003, ISRAEL
Shahar Kvatinsky , The Andrew and Erna Viterbi Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa 3200003, ISRAEL
pp. 171-172

Stochastic spintronic device based synapses and spiking neurons for neuromorphic computation (Abstract)

Deming Zhang , Spintronics Interdisciplinary Center (SIC), Beihang University, 100191, Beijing, China
Lang Zeng , Spintronics Interdisciplinary Center (SIC), Beihang University, 100191, Beijing, China
Youguang Zhang , Spintronics Interdisciplinary Center (SIC), Beihang University, 100191, Beijing, China
Weisheng Zhao , Spintronics Interdisciplinary Center (SIC), Beihang University, 100191, Beijing, China
Jacques Olivier Klein , IEF, University of Paris-Sud, Orsay 91405, France
pp. 173-178

A memristor network with coupled oscillator and crossbar towards L2-norm based machine learning (Abstract)

Leibin Ni , School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 639798
Hantao Huang , School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 639798
Hao Yu , School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 639798
pp. 179-184

Exploring the optimal learning technique for IBM TrueNorth platform to overcome quantization loss (Abstract)

Hsin-Pai Cheng , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Pittsburgh, 1238 Benedum Hall, PA 15261, United States
Wei Wen , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Pittsburgh, 1238 Benedum Hall, PA 15261, United States
Chang Song , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Pittsburgh, 1238 Benedum Hall, PA 15261, United States
Beiye Liu , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Pittsburgh, 1238 Benedum Hall, PA 15261, United States
Hai Li , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Pittsburgh, 1238 Benedum Hall, PA 15261, United States
Yiran Chen , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Pittsburgh, 1238 Benedum Hall, PA 15261, United States
pp. 185-190

A comparative evaluation of approximate multipliers (Abstract)

Honglan Jiang , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, T6G 1H9, Canada
Cong Liu , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, T6G 1H9, Canada
Naman Maheshwari , Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, Rajasthan, India
Fabrizio Lombardi , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA
Jie Han , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, T6G 1H9, Canada
pp. 191-196

A fully parallel approximate CORDIC design (Abstract)

Linbin Chen , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Northeastern University, Boston, USA
Fabrizio Lombardi , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Northeastern University, Boston, USA
Jie Han , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
Weiqiang Liu , College of Electronic Information and Engineering, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Jiangsu, China
pp. 197-202

Approximate computing in MOS/spintronic non-volatile full-adder (Abstract)

Hao Cai , Institut Mines-Télécom, Télécom-ParisTech, LTCI-CNRS-UMR 5141, Paris CEDEX 13, 75634, France
You Wang , Institut Mines-Télécom, Télécom-ParisTech, LTCI-CNRS-UMR 5141, Paris CEDEX 13, 75634, France
Lirida A.B. Naviner , Institut Mines-Télécom, Télécom-ParisTech, LTCI-CNRS-UMR 5141, Paris CEDEX 13, 75634, France
Zhaohao Wang , Spintronics Interdisciplinary Center, Beihang University, Beijing 100191, China
Weisheng Zhao , Spintronics Interdisciplinary Center, Beihang University, Beijing 100191, China
pp. 203-208
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