Congratulations to Lei Wang, Somnath Paul, and Swarup Bhunia in EECS for their award winning paper!

Swarup Bhunia

Congratulations to Prof. Swarup Bhunia, PhD student Lei Wang and EECS PhD alum Somnath Paul (Currently at Intel Corporation) for receiving the Best Paper Award in the 25th International Conference on VLSI Design for the paper titled "Width-Aware Fine-Grained Dynamic Supply Gating: A Design Methodology for Low-Power Datapath and Memory." The paper presents a novel design solution to greatly reduce the power and heat problem in next-generation processors that go into desktop computers, mobile servers and mobile devices.  The work on this paper is sponsored by Intel Corporation.  Announcement about the award can be found here: http://vlsiconference.com/vlsi2012/