STEVEN P

STEVEN P. LEVITAN

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

 

2014

1.        Steven Levitan, Yan Fang, Donald M. Chiarulli, "Using Analog Memory With Coupled Oscillators for Pattern Recognition Applications," 5th Non-Volatile Memory Workshop, San Diego, CA, March 9-11, 2014.

2.        Vijaykrishnan Narayanan, Gert Cauwenberghs, Donald M. Chiarulli, Suman Datta, Steven P.  Levitan and Philip Wong "Video Analytics Using Beyond CMOS Devices", Design Automation & Test in Europe (DATE 2014), Dresden, Germany, 24-28 March 2014.

3.       Stefano P Coraluppi Craig Carthel Samuel J. Dickerson, Donald M. Chiarulli, Steven P. Levitan, "Multiple-model filtering for particle tracking and classification," (Paper 9092-13) Signal and Data Processing of Small Targets, SPIE Defense + Security, Baltimore, Maryland  May 5-9, 2014.

4.       Yan Fang, Matthew J. Cotter,Donald M. Chiarulli, Steven P. Levitan, "Image Segmentation Using Frequency Locking of Coupled Oscillators",51st Design Automation Conference (DAC '14), (Work in Progress Poster), San Francisco, CA, June 1-5, 2014.

 

2013

1.       Steven P. Levitan, Yan Fang, John A. Carpenter, Chet N. Gnegy, Natalie S. Janosik, Soyo Awosika-Olumo, Donald M. Chiarulli, Gyorgy Csaba, Wolfgang Porod, "Associative Processing with Coupled Oscillators," (Invited Talk) International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED'13), Beijing, China, September 4-6, 2013.

2.       Yan Fang, Donald M. Chiarulli, Steven P. Levitan, "Associative Processing Using Coupled Oscillators" 50th Design Automation Conference (DAC '13), ( Poster Paper Number  61.34),  Austin TX June 2-6, 2013.

3.       Yan Fang, (Advisor Steven P. Levitan), "Non-Boolean Associative Architectures Based on Nano-Oscillators," 50th Design Automation Conference (DAC '13), (Student Poster), Austin TX June 2-6, 2013.

3.       Chet N. Gnegy, (Advisor Steven P. Levitan), "Pattern Matching Using Coupled Oscillators," 50th Design Automation Conference (DAC '13), (Student Poster), Austin TX June 2-6, 2013.

 

2012

1.       Steven P. Levitan, Yan Fang, Denver H. Dash, Tadashi Shibata, Dmitri E. Nikonov, George I. Bourianoff, "Non-Boolean Associative Architectures Based on Nano-Oscillators," 13th IEEE Int'l Workshop on Cellular Nanoscale Networks & their Applications (CNNA 2012), Turin, Italy, August 29-31, 2012.

2.       Tadashi Shibata, Renyuan Zhang, Steven P. Levitan, Dmitri Nikonov, George Bourianoff, "CMOS Supporting Circuitries for Nano-Oscillator-Based Associative Memories," 13th IEEE Int'l Workshop on Cellular Nanoscale Networks & their Applications (CNNA 2012), Turin, Italy, August 29-31, 2012.

3.    George I. Bourianoff, Dmitri E. Nikonov, Mathew Puffal, Tadashi Shibata, Wolfgang Porod, Gyorgy Csaba, Dana Weistein, Tamas Roska, Steven P. Levitan, Daniel Hammerstrom, Denver H. Dash, "Towards a Bayesian Processor Implemented with Oscillatory Nanoelectronic Arrays," 13th IEEE Int'l Workshop on Cellular Nanoscale Networks & their Applications (CNNA 2012), Turin, Italy, August 29-31, 2012.

4.       Alex M. Schaefer, Samuel J. Dickerson, Larry R. Foulke, Daniel G. Cole, Steven P. Levitan, "Design of the PANTHER Desktop Nuclear Plant Simulator," 2012 ANS Annual Meeting (Nuclear Science and Technology: Managing the Global Impact of Economic and Natural Events), ANS's Volume 106 of the 2012 Transactions, Chicago, Illinois, June 24-28, 2012.

5.       Jesse S. Randall, Venugopal M. P. Nair, Larry R. Foulke, Steven P. Levitan, Daniel G. Cole, "Development of Reactor Core Neutronics and Thermal Physics for the U-PANTHER Simulator," 2012 ANS Annual Meeting (Nuclear Science and Technology: Managing the Global Impact of Economic and Natural Events), ANS's Volume 106 of the 2012 Transactions, Chicago, Illinois, June 24-28, 2012.

6.    "Tenure: What It Takes?", Young Faculty Workshop at the 49th IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference (DAC'12), San Francisco, CA, June 3, 2012.

7.    "Non-Boolean Associative Architectures Using Nano-Oscillator Devices," DARPA/MTO Unconventional Computing Systems for Real-Time Sensor Data Analysis Workshop, Arlington, VA, March 14-15, 2012.

8.       Joseph Jezak, Charles Berdanier, Steven Levitan, Donald Chiarulli, "Accelerated DSP Functions on the CBE for the X-Midas DSP Toolkit," 2012 International Waveform Diversity and Design Conference, Kauai, Hawaii, January 22-27, 2012.

9.       Jeff Brinkhus, Joseph Jezak, Charles Berdanier, Steven Levitan, Donald Chiarulli, "Hybrid Clutter Canceller with Feedback Guided Predictive Filtering on a Heterogeneous Parallel Processing System," 2012 International Waveform Diversity and Design Conference, (Poster), Kauai, Hawaii, January 22-27, 2012.

10.   Joseph Jezak, Guy Gadola, Charles Berdanier, Steven Levitan, Donald Chiarulli, "Configurable Clutter Models for Radar Simulations," 2012 International Waveform Diversity and Design Conference, Kauai, Hawaii, January 22-27, 2012.

 

2011

1.         P. Wang, X. Wang, Y. Zhang, H. Li, S.P. Levitan, Y. Chen, "Nonpersistent Errors Optimization in Spin-MOS Logic and Storage Circuitry," IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, Vol. 47, No. 10, pp. 3860-3863, October 2011.

2.         Samuel J. Dickerson1, Steven P. Levitan, Donald M. Chiarulli, "Isolating Particles on Lab-on-Chip Platforms using Time-Multiplexed Dielectrophoresis", (poster), Cancer Detection and Diagnostics Technologies for Global Health, Bethesda, Maryland, August 22-23, 2011

3.         Alex K. Jones, Steven P. Levitan, "Industrially Inspired Just-in-Time (JIT) Teaching," 2011 International Conference on Microelectronic Systems Education, pp. 1-4, San Diego, CA, June 5-6, 2011.

4.     "CAD: What's it all about?", CRA-W/CDC Workshop on Diversity in Design Automation and Test, Session - A Perspective of the Past 40 Years and Present, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, May 23, 2011.

5.         P. Wang, X. Wang, Y. Zhang, H. Li, S.P. Levitan, Y. Chen, "Non-persistent Errors Optimization in Spin-MOS Logic and Storage Circuitry," IEEE International Magnetics Conference (INTERMAG 2011), (Poster), FR-01, Taipei, Taiwan, April 25-29, 2011.

6.     Larry R. Foulke, Steven P. Levitan, Samuel J. Dickerson, Jesse Randall, Anthony Pacella, David Helling, "A Desktop Simulator for Nuclear Engineering Education," American Nuclear Society 2011 Conference on Nuclear Training and Education, pp. 51-52, Jacksonville, FL, February 6-9, 2011.

7.     Samuel J. Dickerson, Steven P. Levitan, Donald M. Chiarulli, "Nondestructive Optical Assay Method for Nanoscale Biological Particles in Solution," 2011 IEEE Photonics Society Winter Topical Meetings, pp. 67-68, Keystone, CO, January 10-12, 2011.

8.         G.V. Kolmakov, V.V. Yashin, S.P. Levitan, A.C. Balazs, "Designing Self-propelled Microcapsules for Pick-up and Delivery of Microscopic Cargo," Soft Matter, Vol. 7, pp. 3168-3176, 2011.

 

2010

1.     "Computing: Instructions & Data or Devices & Interconnect?" Ultra low power application specific analog-digital systems workshop, Intel Corporation, Mountain View, CA, September 9, 2010.

2.         German V. Kolmakov, Victor V. Yashin, Steven P. Levitan, Anna C. Balazs, "Designing Communicating Colonies of Biomimetic Microcapsules," Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Vol. 107, No. 28, pp. 12417-12422, July 13, 2010.

3.     Joseph A. Jezak, Donald M. Chiarulli, Steven P. Levitan, Charles Berdanier, "Accelerated Signal Processing in XMidas Using the Cell Broadband Engine," 11th LCI International Conference on High-Performance Clustered Computing, (poster), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, March 8-11, 2010. Best Student Poster.

 

2009

1.    S.P. Levitan, D.M. Chiarulli, "Massively Parallel Processing: It's Deja vu all over again," (Invited) Proceedings of the 46th IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference (DAC'09), pp. 534-538, San Francisco, CA, July 26-31, 2009.

2.    Steven P. Levitan, Donald M. Chiarulli, Timothy P. Kurzweg, Jose A. Martinez, Samuel J. Dickerson, Michael M. Bails, David K. Reed, Jason M. Boles, "CAD Tools for Multi-Domain Systems on Chips," (in) Model-Based Design of Embedded Systems, G. Nicolescu and P. Mosterman, Eds. Chapter 20, pp. 643-696, Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, Florida 2009.

 

2008

1.    "Zooming out and Scaling up: from 1 to 1000 Cores," Session 8, MPSoC 8th International Forum on Application-Specific Multi-Processor SoC, Valkenburg a.d. Geul, Netherlands, June 23-27, 2008.

2.    "Notes on Computation for Physics," Department of Theoretical Physics, Oxford University, February 14, 2008.

3.    "The Meaning of Computation," Theoretical Foundations of Molecular Biology Seminar, Balliol College, Oxford University, February 7, 2008.

4.    "CAD for Mixed-Technology Micro-Systems," Samsung Electronics, Seoul, Korea, January 25, 2008.

 

2007

1.     "Projects in Computer Science and Engineering," Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, November 28, 2007.

2.     "Metaphors for Concurrent Computation," Oliver Smithies Lecture, Balliol College, University of Oxford, November 26, 2007.

3.     "Design Challenges for the Next Generation of Integrated Circuits," Oliver Smithies Lecture, Balliol College, University of Oxford, November 19, 2007.

4.     Steven Levitan, Jose Martinez, Donald Chiarulli, "Non-Linear Circuit Simulation Using MATLAB," Forum on Specification & Design Languages (FDL '07), Paper No. AMS-1.3, Barcelona, Spain, September 18-20, 2007.

5.     Samuel J. Dickerson, Arnaldo J. Noyola, Steven P. Levitan, Donald M. Chiarulli, "A 3D Integrated Circuit for Sensing Biological Nanoparticles," 2007 Nanoelectronic Devices for Defense & Security Conference (NANO-DDS), Paper No. 224, Session 1(A), pp. 25, Crystal City, VA, June 18-21, 2007.

6.     Steven P. Levitan, "You Can Get There From Here: Connectivity of Random Graphs on Grids," Proceedings of the 44th IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference (DAC'07), (WACI Session) pp. 272-273, San Diego, CA, June 4-8, 2007.

7.     Alex K. Jones, Steven Levitan, Rob A. Rutenbar, Yuan Xie, "Collaborative VLSI-CAD Instruction in the Digital Sandbox," Microsystems Educators Workshop (MSE'07), pp. 141-142, San Diego, CA, June 2-4, 2007.

8.     "Life on the Fringe: Projects in Computer Science and Engineering," Department of Computer Science, University of Pittsburgh, March 27, 2007.

9.         Jason D. Bakos, Donald M. Chiarulli, Steven P. Levitan, "Lightweight Error Correction Coding for System-Level Interconnects," IEEE Transactions on Computers, Vol. 56, No. 3, pp. 289-304, March 2007.

10.  Samuel J. Dickerson, Donald M. Chiarulli, Steven P. Levitan, Arnaldo J. Noyola, "Three-dimensional integrated circuits for lab-on-chip dielectrophoresis of nanometer scale particles," SPIE Symposium on MOEMS-MEMS 2007 Micro and Nanofabrication, Photonics West: Integrated Optoelectronic Devices, Paper No. 6465-15, San Jose, CA, 20-25 January 2007.

 

2006

1.         Charles Jewart, Kevin P. Chen, Ben McMillen, Michael M. Bails, Steven P. Levitan, "Sensitivity enhancement of fiber Bragg gratings to transverse stress using micro-structural fibers," Optics Letters, Vol. 31, No. 15, pp. 2260-2262, August 2006.

2.     "Metaphors for Concurrent Computation," MPSoC 6th International Forum on Application-Specific Multi-Processor SoC, Estes Park, CO, August 14-18, 2006.

3.     Steven P. Levitan, Jose A. Martinez, Michael M. Bails, Samuel J. Dickerson, Donald M. Chiarulli, "Multi-level Co-Simulation of Mixed Technology Microsystems," The 4th International IEEE-NEWCAS Conference, pp. 205-208, Gatineau, Canada, June 18-21, 2006.

4.     "Why smart pixels never graduated, and other lessons from the birth of the VLSI era," Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM, May 16, 2006.

5.     J.A. Martinez, S.P. Levitan, D.M. Chiarulli, "Nonlinear Model Order Reduction Using Remainder Functions," IEEE Computer Society, Design, Automation and Test in Europe (DATE '06) ICM, IP2 Interactive presentations, Paper No. 791, pp. 281-282, MESSE Munich, Germany, March 6-10, 2006.

6.     Donald M. Chiarulli, Steven P. Levitan, Samuel J. Dickerson, Jason D. Bakos, Joel Martin, "Efficient Optical Communications Using Multi-Bit Differential Signaling," SPIE Symposium on Optoelectronics, Photonics West: Photonics Packaging and Integration VIII, Paper No. 6126-16 (8 pages), San Jose, CA, 21-26 January 2006.

7.     "Why smart pixels never graduated, and other lessons from the birth of the VLSI era," Nanoscale Cellular Array Architectures (NCAA) Workshop, Santa Fe, NM, January 19-20, 2006.

 

2005

1.     B.A. Slavin, S.P. Levitan, G.A. Buxton, "Mechanical Modeling of Failure in Surface Coatings," SPIE International Symposium on Smart Structures and Materials, Vol. 5757-52, pp. 515-522, San Diego, CA, March 6-10, 2005.

2.     B.A. Slavin, S.P. Levitan, G.A. Buxton, "Modeling of Crack Formation and Failure of Surface Coatings," Engineering Sustainability 2005, The Mascaro Sustainability Initiative, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, April 10-12, 2005.

3.     Donald M. Chiarulli, Jason D. Bakos, Joel Martin, Steven P. Levitan, "Area, power, and pin efficient bus transceiver using multi-bit-differential signaling," High Quality Life and Consumer Technology, ISCAS 2005, (poster), Vol. 2, pp. 1662-1665, Kobe, Japan, May 23-26, 2005.

4.     Donald M. Chiarulli, Jason D. Bakos, Joel R. Martin, Steven P. Levitan, "Area, power, and pin efficient bus structures using multi-bit-differential signaling," VLSI Circuits and Systems II, SPIE Symposium on Microtechnologies for the New Millennium 2005, Vol. 5837, pp. 37-43, Sevilla, Spain, May 9-11, 2005.

5.     S.P. Levitan, D.M. Chiarulli, "Power Efficient Communication using Multi-Bit-Differential Signaling," IEEE/LEOS 16th Annual Workshop on Interconnections within High-Speed Digital Systems, Santa Fe, NM, May 8-11, 2005.

6.     "Multi-level Co-Simulation of Mixed Technology Microsystems," Session 6, MPSoC 5th International Forum on Application-Specific Multi-Processor SoC, Relais de Margaux, France, July 11-15, 2005.

7.         M.M. Bails, J.A. Martinez, S.P. Levitan, J.M. Boles, I. Avdeev, M. Lovell, D.M. Chiarulli, "Performance Simulation of a Microwave Micro-Electromechanical System Shunt Switch Using Chatoyant," Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing, Vol. 44, No. 2, pp. 137-154, August 2005.

8.     National Science Foundation (NSF) Workshop on Architectures for Silicon Nanoelectronics and Beyond (participant), Portland, OR, September 13-14, 2005.

9.     Computing Research Association (CRA) Grand Research Challenges Conference (participant), Aptos, CA, December 4-7, 2005.

 

2004

1.         N. Wattanapongsakorn, S.P. Levitan, "Reliability Optimization Models for Embedded Systems with Multiple Applications," IEEE Transactions on Reliability, Vol. 53, No. 3, pp. 406-416, September 2004.

2.     S.P. Levitan, D.M. Chiarulli, "Multi-Level Mixed-Technology System-Level Simulation," 3rd International Conference Computational Modeling and Simulation of Materials (CIMTEC 2004), Acireale, Sicily, Italy, May 30- June 4, 2004.

3.     D. Chiarulli, S. Levitan, J. Bakos, C. Kuznia, "Active Substrates For Optoelectronic Interconnect," 3385 Session:INV-13: Heterogeneous Systems, IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS 2004), Volume 5, pp. V-592/V-595, Vancouver, Canada, May 23-26, 2004.

4.     M. Bails, J.A. Martinez, S.P. Levitan, I. Avdeev, M. Lovell, D.M. Chiarulli, "Performance Simulation of a Microwave Micro-electromechanical System Shunt Switch using Chatoyant," Design Test Integration and Packaging of MEMS/MOEMS (DTIP 2004), pp. 271-276, Montreux, Switzerland, 12-14 May 2004.

5.     D.M. Chiarulli, J. Bakos, L. Selavo, S. Levitan, J. Hansson, M. Weisser, "Photonic Packaging for Mixed-Technology Sensor Systems," Topical Meeting on Optics in Computing; European Optical Society (OC 2004), pp. 113-114, Engelberg, Switzerland, April 21-23, 2004.

6.     L. Selavo, A. Gupta, D.M. Chiarulli, S.P. Levitan, "Design and Fabrication of SiGe Photo-Detectors in the IBM 5HP Process," (poster), Topical Meeting on Optics in Computing; European Optical Society (OC 2004), pp. 41-42, Engelberg, Switzerland, April 21-23, 2004.

7.     L. Selavo, D.M. Chiarulli, S.P. Levitan, "Improved Data Density using Dynamic Encoding in a 2-photon Memory," Topical Meeting on Optics in Computing; European Optical Society (OC 2004), pp. 127-128, Engelberg, Switzerland, April 21-23, 2004.

8.     M. Bails, J.A. Martinez, S.P. Levitan, I. Avdeev, M. Lovell, D.M. Chiarulli, "Computational Prototyping of a RF MEMS Switch using Chatoyant," Seventh International Conference on Modeling and Simulation of Microsystems (MSM2004), (poster) pp. 355-358, Boston, MA, March 7-11, 2004.

9.     T.P. Kurzweg, A.S. Sharma, S.K. Bhat, S.P. Levitan, D.M. Chiarulli, "System-Level Optical Interface Modeling for Microsystems," Seventh International Conference on Modeling and Simulation of Microsystems (MSM2004), (poster) pp. 211-214, Boston, MA, March 7-11, 2004.

10.  D.K. Reed, S.P. Levitan, J. Boles, J.A. Martinez, D.M. Chiarulli, "An Application of Parallel Discrete Event Simulation Algorithms to Mixed Domain System Simulation," Design Automation and Test in Europe (DATE 2004), (Interactive Presentation) Paris, France, Vol. 2, pp. 1356-1357, February 16-20, 2004.

11.  "Nano = 1/Giga, How will we design these systems?" National Nano-technology Initiative Workshop on Grand Challenges in Nano-electronics, -photonics, and -magnetics, Washington, DC, February 11-13, 2004.

12.  S.P. Levitan, T.P. Kurzweg, J.A. Martinez, M. Kahrs, J. Bakos, C. Windish, J. Boles, J. Hansson, M. Wiesser, C. Kuznia, D.M. Chiarulli, "Modeling and Simulation of Fiber Image Guide Multi-Chip Modules for MOEMS Applications," SPIE Photonics West: MOEMS and Miniaturized Systems IV, Vol. 5346-18, pp. 141-150, San Jose, CA, 25-29 January 2004.

13.  A. Gupta, S.P. Levitan, L. Selavo, D.M. Chiarulli, "High-Speed Optoelectronics Receivers in SiGe," (Design Contest, 2nd Place) 17th International Conference on VLSI Design 2004 (VLSI 2004), pp. 957-960, Mumbai, India, January 5-9, 2004.

 

2003

1.         M. Kahrs, S.P. Levitan, D.M. Chiarulli, T.P. Kurzweg, J.A. Martinez, J. Boles, A.J. Davare, E. Jackson, C. Windish, F. Kiamilev, A. Bhaduri, M. Taufik, X. Wang, A. Morris, J. Kruchowski, B.K. Gilbert, "System-level Modeling and Simulation of the 10G Optoelectronic Interconnect," Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 21, No. 12, pp. 3244-3256, December 2003.

2.     D. Chiarulli, S. Levitan, J. Bakos, "Optoelectronic Multi-Chip Modules," 10thInternational Conference Mixed Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems (MIXDES 2003), Łodź, Poland, 26-28 June 2003.

3.     J. Bakos, D. Chiarulli, S. Levitan, "Optoelectronic Multi-Chip Module Demonstration System," OSA Optics in Computing (OC 2003), OThD6, pp. 117-119, Washington, DC, June 18-20, 2003.

4.     L. Selavo, D.M. Chiarulli, S.P. Levitan, "Smart Optical Transceiver Architecture with Dynamic Channel Encoding," OSA Optics in Computing (OC 2003), OWD2, pp. 47-49, Washington, DC, June 18-20, 2003.

5.     D.M. Chiarulli, S.P. Levitan, "Chip-To-Chip Multipoint Optoelectronic Interconnections," OSA Optics in Computing (OC 2003), OThD4, pp. 111-113, Washington, DC, June 18-20, 2003.

6.     M. Kahrs, S.P. Levitan, D.M. Chiarulli, T.P. Kurzweg, J.A. Martinez, J. Boles, A.J. Davare, E.K. Jackson, C. Windish, F. Kiamilev, A. Bhaduri, M. Taufik, X. Wang, A.S. Morris III, J. Repke, J. Kruchowski, B.K. Gilbert, "Signal Integrity Evaluation of a 10 Gbit/sec Optoelectronic Interconnect," 2003 International Microwave Symposium (IMS'03), Vol. 2, pp. 1211-1214, Philadelphia, PA, June 8-13, 2003.

7.     I.S. Kourtev, R.R. Hoare, S.P. Levitan, J.T. Cain, B.R. Childers, D.M. Chiarulli, D. Landis, "Short Courses in System-on-a-Chip (SoC) Design," Microsystems Educators Workshop (MSE'03), pp. 126-127, Anaheim, CA, June 1-2, 2003.

8.         S.P. Levitan, J.A. Martinez, T.P. Kurzweg, A.J. Davare, M. Kahrs, M. Bails, D.M. Chiarulli, "System Simulation of Mixed-signal Multi-domain Microsystems with Piecewise Linear Models," IEEE Transactions on Computer Aided Design, Vol. 22, No. 2, pp. 139-154, February 2003.

9.     J.A. Martinez, T.P. Kurzweg, S.P. Levitan, A.J. Davare, M. Kahrs, D.M. Chiarulli, "System Level Simulation of Mixed-signal Multi-domain Microsystems with Piecewise Linear Behavioral Models," Sixth International Conference on Modeling and Simulation of Microsystems (MSM2003), Vol. 2, pp. 416-419, San Francisco, CA, February, 2003.

10.  T.P. Kurzweg, J.A. Martinez, S.P. Levitan, A.J. Davare, M. Kahrs, D.M. Chiarulli, "System Simulation of a GLV Projection System," SPIE Photonics West, MOEMS Displays and Imaging Systems, Vol. 4985, pp. 160-171 San Jose CA, 28-29 January 2003.

 

2002

1.    T.P. Kurzweg, S.P. Levitan, J.A. Martinez, M. Kahrs, D.M. Chiarulli, "A Fast Optical Propagation Technique for Modeling Micro-Optical Systems," Proceedings of the 39th IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference (DAC�02), pp. 236-241, New Orleans, June 6-10, 2002.

2.    L. Kriaa, W. Youssef, G. Nicolescu, S. Martinez, A.A. Jerraya, B. Courtois, S. Levitan, J. Martinez, T. Kurzweg, "System C-based Cosimulation for Global Validation of MOEMS," Design Test Integration and Packaging of MEMS/MOEMS (DTIP 2002), pp. 64-70, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4755, Cannes-Mandelieu, France, May 6-8, 2002.

3.    T.P. Kurzweg, S.P. Levitan, J.A. Martinez, M. Kahrs and D.M. Chiarulli, "An Efficient Optical Propagation Technique for Optical MEM Simulation," Fifth International Conference on Modeling and Simulation of Microsystems (MSM2002), pp. 352-355, San Juan, Puerto Rico, April 22-25, 2002.

4.    L. Selavo, D.M. Chiarulli, S.P. Levitan, "Adaptive Code Modulation for 2D Optical Memories," at the 2002 IEEE International Symposium on Optical Memory and Optical Data Storage Topical Meeting, pp. 231-233, July 7-11, 2002.

5.    H.Y.H. Chuang, D.P. Birch, Li-Chang-Liu, Jong-Chih-Chien, S.P. Levitan, C.C. Li, "A High Speed Shift-Invariant Wavelet Transform Chip for Video Compression," Proceedings of the IEEE Computer Society Annual Symposium on VLSI. New Paradigms for VLSI Systems Design (ISVLSI 2002), pp. 113-119, Los Alamitos, CA, April 25-26, 2002.

 

2001

1.         J.A. Martinez, T.P. Kurzweg, S.P. Levitan, P.J. Marchand, D.M. Chiarulli, "Mixed-Technology System-Level Simulation," Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing, Vol. 29, No. 1-2, pp. 127-149, October 2001.

2.         T.P. Kurzweg, J.A. Martinez, S.P. Levitan, M.T. Shomsky, P.J. Marchand, D.M. Chiarulli, "Modeling Optical MEM Systems," Journal of Modeling and Simulation of Micro- Systems, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 21-34, 2001.

3.     T.P. Kurzweg, J.A. Martinez, S.P. Levitan, P.J. Marchand, D.M. Chiarulli, "Dynamic Simulation of Optical MEM Switches," Design, Test, Integration, and Packaging of MEMS/MOEMS (DTIP 2001), pp. 104-115, Cannes, France, April 25-27, 2001.

4.     N. Wattanapongsakorn, S.P. Levitan, "Reliability Optimization Models for Fault-Tolerant Distributed Systems," The IEEE Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium (RAMS 2001), pp. 193-199, Philadelphia, PA, January 22-25, 2001.

5.     P. Khosla, H. Schmit, M.J. Irwin, V. Narayanan, J.T. Cain, S.P. Levitan, D. Landis, "SoC Design Skills:  Collaboration Builds a Stronger SoC Design Team," Micro-Systems Educators Workshop (MSE 2001), pp. 42-43, Las Vegas, NV, June 17, 2001.

6.     T.P. Kurzweg, J.A. Martinez, S.P. Levitan, P.J. Marchand, D.M. Chiarulli, "Dynamic Simulation of Optical MEM Switches," OSA Optics in Computing (OC 2001), pp. 35-37, Lake Tahoe, CA, January 9-11, 2001.

 

2000

1.         D.M. Chiarulli, S.P. Levitan, P. Derr, R. Hofmann, B. Greiner, M. Robinson, "Demonstration of Multi-channel Optical Interconnection using Imaging Fiber Bundles Butt Coupled to Optoelectronic Circuits," Applied Optics, Vol. 39, No. 5, pp. 698-703, 10 February 2000.

2.     Y.-W. Hsieh, S.P. Levitan, "Abstraction Techniques for Verification of Multiple Tightly Coupled Counters, Registers and Comparators," IEEE Symposium on High Level Design Validation and Test (HLDVT 2000), pp. 133�138, Berkeley, CA, November 8-11, 2000.

3.     T.P. Kurzweg, S.P. Levitan, M.T. Shomsky, D.M. Chiarulli, P.J. Marchand, "Optical Propagation Methodologies for Optical MEM Systems," Third International Conference on Modeling and Simulation of Microsystems (MSM2000), pp. 656-659, San Diego, CA, March 27-29, 2000.

4.     N. Wattanapongsakorn, S.P. Levitan, "Integrating Dependability Analysis into the Real-Time System Design Process," The IEEE Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium (RAMS 2000), pp. 327-334, Los Angeles, CA, January 24-27, 2000.

5.     J.A. Martinez, S.P. Levitan, T.P. Kurzweg, P.J. Marchand, D.M. Chiarulli, "Piecewise Linear Modeling of Vertical Cavity Surface Emitting Lasers," IEEE/LEOS 13th Annual Meeting, Vol. 1, pp. 232-233, Rio Grand, Puerto Rico, November 13-16, 2000.

6.     D.M. Chiarulli, S.P. Levitan, M. Robinson, K. Tatah, "Optoelectronic Multi-Chip Modules Based on Imaging Fiber Bundle Structures," IEEE/LEOS 13th Annual Meeting, Volume 2, pp. 423-423, Rio Grand, Puerto Rico, November 13-16, 2000.

7.     S.P. Levitan, T.P. Kurzweg, J.A. Martinez, D.M. Chiarulli, P.J. Marchand, "Simulations for Free-Space Interconnects," OSA Integrated Photonics Research Topical Meeting (IPR 2000), Vol. 45, pp. 96-98, Quebec City, Canada, July 12-15, 2000.

8.     T.P. Kurzweg, S.P. Levitan, J.A. Martinez, P.J. Marchand, D.M. Chiarulli, "Modeling and Simulating Optical MEM Switches," IEEE/LEOS Optical MEMs 2000, pp. 47-48, Kauai, HI, 21-24 August 2000.

9.     "S.P. Levitan, J.A. Martinez, T.P. Kurzweg, M.T. Shomsky, P.J. Marchand, D.M. Chiarulli, "Modeling and Simulation of Mixed Technology Micro Systems," Southwest Symposium on Mixed-Signal Design (SSMSD�2000), pp. 14-19, San Diego, CA, 27-29 February 2000.

 

1999

1.         J.F. Plusquellic, D.M. Chiarulli, S.P. Levitan, "Time- and Frequency-Domain Transient Signal Analysis for Defect Detection in CMOS Digital IC�s," IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems-I: Fundamental Theory and Applications, Vol. 46, No. 11, pp. 1390-1394, November 1999.

2.         K. Choi, S.P. Levitan, "A Flexible Datapath Allocation Method for Architectural Synthesis," ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems, Vol. 4, No. 4, pp. 376-404, October 1999.

3.     J.A. Martinez, S.P. Levitan, T.P. Kurzweg, E.N. Reiss, M.T. Shomsky, P.J. Marchand, D.M. Chiarulli, "Modeling Free Space Optoelectronic Interconnects," IEEE Conference on Parallel Interconnects (PI�99), pp. 98-105, Anchorage, Alaska, October 17-19, 1999.

4.     T.P. Kurzweg, S.P. Levitan, P.J. Marchand, J.A. Martinez, K.R. Prough, D.M. Chiarulli, "A CAD Tool for Optical MEMS," Proceedings of the 36th IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference (DAC�99), pp. 879-884, New Orleans, LA, June 20-25, 1999.

5.     S.P. Levitan, J.A. Martinez, T.P. Kurzweg, E. Reiss, P.J. Marchand, D.M. Chiarulli, "Computer Aided Design for Free Space Optical Interconnected Systems," 12th Annual IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society Meeting (LEOS�99), Vol. 2, WBB2, pp. 623-624, (invited presentation) San Francisco, CA, November 1999.

 

1998

1.         Y.-W. Hsieh, S.P. Levitan, "Control/Data-Flow Analysis for VHDL Semantic Extraction," Journal of Information Science and Engineering, Vol. 14, No. 3, pp. 547-565, 1998.

2.         S.P. Levitan, P.J. Marchand, "Computer-Aided Design for Optoelectronic Systems: Introduction to the Feature Issue," Applied Optics, Vol. 37, No. 26, pp. 6057-6058, 10 Sept 1998.

3.         S.P. Levitan, T.P. Kurzweg, P.J. Marchand, M.A. Rempel, D.M. Chiarulli, J.A. Martinez, J.M. Bridgen, C. Fan, F.B. McCormick, "Chatoyant, a Computer-Aided Design Tool for Free-Space Optoelectronic Systems," Applied Optics, Vol. 37, No. 26, pp. 6078-6093, 10 Sept. 1998.

4.     J.F. Plusquellic, D.M. Chiarulli, S.P. Levitan, "Characterization of CMOS Defects Using Transient Signal Analysis," IEEE International Symposium on Defect and Fault Tolerance in VLSI Systems (DFT�98), pp. 93-101, Austin, TX, Nov. 2-4, 1998.

5.     J.F. Plusquellic, D.M. Chiarulli, S.P. Levitan, "An Automated Technique to Identify Defective CMOS Devices Based on Linear Regression Analysis of Transient Signal Data," (IDDQ�98), pp. 32-36, San Jose, CA, Nov. 12-13, 1998.

6.     M.F. Sakr, S.P. Levitan, C.L. Giles, D.M. Chiarulli, "Reconfigurable Processor Architectures Exploiting High Bandwidth Optical I/O," IEEE Symposium on Field-Programmable Custom Computing Machines (FPCCM�98), pp. 275-276, (poster), Nappa, CA, Apr. 15-17, 1998.

 

1997

1.    S.P. Levitan, P.J. Marchand, T.P. Kurzweg, M.A. Rempel, D.M. Chiarulli, C. Fan, F.B. McCormick, "Computer-Aided Design of Free-Space Opto-Electronic Systems," Proceedings of the 34th IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference (DAC�97), pp. 768-773, Anaheim, CA, June 9-13, 1997. Best Paper Award - Design Methodology.

2.    J.F. Plusquellic, D.M. Chiarulli, S.P. Levitan, "Identification of Defective CMOS Devices Using Correlation and Regression Analysis of Frequency Domain Transient Signal Data," IEEE International Test Conference (ITC�97), pp. 40-49, Washington, DC, Nov. 1-6, 1997.

3.    Y.J. Al-Houmaily, P.K. Chrysanthis, S.P. Levitan, "An Argument in Favor of the Presumed Commit Protocol," Proceedings of the 13th IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE�97), pp. 255-265, Birmingham, U.K., Apr. 1997.

4.    Y.J. Al-Houmaily, P.K. Chrysanthis, S.P. Levitan, "Enhancing the Performance of Presumed Commit Protocol," 11th Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC�97), Special Track on Database Technology, pp. 131-133, San Jose, CA, Feb. 28-Mar. 2, 1997.

 

1996

1.       S.T. Frezza, S.P. Levitan, P.K. Chrysanthis, "Linking Requirements and Design Data for Automated Functional Evaluation," Computers in Industry Special Issue on Electronic Design Process, Vol. 30, No. 1, pp. 13-25, (Elsevier) Sept. 1996.

2.       G.A. Aksenov, V.S. Banzarov, T.B. Bolshakov, A.G. Chertovskikh, S. Levitan, I.B. Logashenko, A.V. Maksimov, Y.I. Merzlyakov, V.A. Monich, V.V. Shilo, E.P. Solodov, I.V. Sorokin, J.A. Thompson, C.M. Valine, V.G. Zavarzin, "Transputer Based Data Acquisition System for the CMD-2 Detector," Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research, Section A (Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment), Vol. 379, No. 3, pp. 550-551, Sept. 21, 1996.

3.       D.M. Chiarulli, S.P. Levitan, R.G. Melhem, J.P. Teza, G. Gravenstreter, "Partitioned Optical Passive Star (POPS) Multiprocessor Interconnection Networks with Distributed Control," Journal on Lightwave Technology, Vol. 14, No. 7, pp. 1601-1612, July 1996.

4.       D.M. Chiarulli, S.P. Levitan, "An Optoelectronic Cache Memory System Architecture," Applied Optics, Vol. 35, No. 14, pp. 2449-2456, 10 May 1996.

5.       D.W. Bouldin, P. Banerjee, M.A. Bayoumi, G. Borriello, F. Catthoor, B. Courtois, S.R. Das, H.L. Davidson, G. DeMicheli, D. Hill, M. Ismail, W.H. Joyner, N. Kanopoulos, S.P. Levitan, J.F. McDonald, A. Mukherjee, Y. Nakamura, V.G. Oklobzija, L.M. Patnaik, N. Ranganathan, B.J. Sheu, C.E. Stroud, D.E. Thomas, C.K. Wong, C.Y. Wu, T. Yanagawa, "Foreword for March 1996 issue," IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) Systems, Vol. 4, No. 1, 1-12 Mar. 1996.

6.    J.F. Plusquellic, D.M. Chiarulli, S.P. Levitan, "Digital Integrated Circuit Testing Using Transient Signal Analysis," IEEE International Test Conference (ITC�96), pp. 481-490, Washington, DC Oct. 20-25, 1996.

7.    M.F. Sakr, C.L. Giles, S.P. Levitan, B.G. Horne, M. Maggini, D.M. Chiarulli, "Online Prediction of Multiprocessor Memory Access Patterns," IEEE International Conference on Neural Networks (ICNN�96), Vol. 3, pp. 1564-1569, Washington, DC, June 3-6, 1996. Best Paper Award.

 

1995

1.       J.F. Plusquellic, D.M. Chiarulli, S.P. Levitan, "Digital IC Device Testing by Transient Signal Analysis (TSA)," IEE Electronics Letters, Vol. 31, No. 18, pp. 1568-1570, 31 Aug. 1995.

2.    M.F. Sakr, S.P. Levitan, C.L. Giles, B.G. Horne, M. Maggini, D.M. Chiarulli, "Predictive Control of Opto-Electronic Reconfigurable Interconnection Networks Using Neural Networks," Second International IEEE Workshop on Massively Parallel Processing Using Optical Interconnections (MPPOI�95), pp. 326-335, San Antonio, TX, Oct. 23-24, 1995.

3.    S.P. Levitan, P.J. Marchand, M. Rempel, D.M. Chiarulli, F.B. McCormick, "Computer-Aided Design of Free-Space Optoelectronic Interconnection (FSOI) Systems," Second International IEEE Workshop on Massively Parallel Processing Using Optical Interconnections (MPPOI�95), pp. 239-245, San Antonio, TX, Oct. 23-24, 1995.

4.    S.T. Frezza, S.P. Levitan, P.K. Chrysanthis, "Requirements-Based Design Evaluation," Proceedings of the 32nd IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference (DAC�95), pp. 76-81, San Francisco, CA, June 11-15, 1995.

5.    K.M. Choi, S.P. Levitan, "Exploration of Area and Performance Optimized Datapath Design Using Realistic Cost Metrics," IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS�95), Vol. 2, pp. II: 1049-1052, Seattle, WA, Apr. 29-May 3, 1995.

6.    G. Gravenstreter, R. Melhem, D. Chiarulli, S. Levitan, J. Teza, "The Partitioned Optical Passive Stars (POPS) Topology," 9th IEEE International Parallel Processing Symposium (IPPS�95), pp. 4-10, Santa Barbara, CA, Apr. 25-28, 1995.

 

1994

1.         D. M. Chiarulli, S. P. Levitan, R. G. Melhem, M. M. Bidnurkar, R. M. Ditmore, G. Gravenstreter, Z. Guo, C. Qiao, M. Sakr, J. Teza, "Optoelectronic Buses for High-Performance Computing," IEEE Proceedings, Vol. 82, No. 11, pp. 1701-1710, Nov. 1994.

2.         C. Qiao, R.G. Melhem, D.M. Chiarulli, S.P. Levitan, "A Time Domain Approach for Avoiding Crosstalk in Optical Blocking Multistage Interconnection Networks," Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 12, No. 10, pp. 1854-1862, Oct. 1994.

3.         C. Qiao, R.G. Melhem, D.M. Chiarulli, S.P. Levitan, "Dynamic Reconfiguration of Optically Interconnected Networks with Time Division Multiplexing," Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Vol. 22, No. 2, pp. 268-278, Aug. 1994.

4.         D.M. Chiarulli, S.P. Levitan, R.G. Melhem, C. Qiao, "Locality Based Control Algorithms for Reconfigurable Optical Interconnection Networks," Applied Optics, Vol. 33, No. 8, pp. 1528-1537, 10 Mar. 1994.

5.     D.M. Chiarulli, S.P. Levitan, R.G. Melhem, J.P. Teza, "Multiprocessor Interconnection Networks Using Partitioned Optical Passive Star (POPS) Topologies and Distributed Control," G. Gravenstreter, in Proceedings of the First International IEEE Workshop on Massively Parallel Processing Using Optical Interconnections (MPPOI�94), pp. 70-80, Cancun, Mexico, Apr. 26-27, 1994, IEEE Computer Society Press.

 

1993

1.         S.T. Frezza, S.P. Levitan, "SPAR: A Schematic Place and Route System," IEEE Transactions on Computer Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, Vol. 12, No. 7, pp. 956-973, July 1993.

2.         A.R. Martello, S.P. Levitan, "Temporal Analysis of Time Bounded Digital Systems," (in) Correct Hardware Design and Verification Methods, George J. Milne, Laurence Pierre Eds., Springer-Verlag Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 683, pp. 27-38, IFIP WG10.2 Advanced Research Working Conference on Correct Hardware Design and Verification Methods, CHARME'93, Arles, France, 24-26 May 1993.

 

1992

1.         A.R. Martello, S.P. Levitan, "Temporal Specification Verification via Causal Reasoning," ACM International Workshop on Timing Issues in the Specification and Synthesis of Digital Systems (Tau'92), Princeton, NJ, Mar. 18-20, 1992.

 

1991

1.         D.M. Chiarulli, R.M. Ditmore, S.P. Levitan, R.G. Melhem, "An All Optical Addressing Circuit: Experimental Results and Scalability Analysis," Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 9, No. 12, pp. 1717-1725, Dec. 1991.

2.         Z. Guo, R.G. Melhem, R.W. Hall, D.M. Chiarulli, S.P. Levitan, "Pipelined Communications in Optically Interconnected Arrays," Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 269-282, July, 1991.

3.     A.R. Martello, S.P. Levitan, "A VHDL Design Environment," SIGDA Newsletter, Vol. 20, No. 3, pp. 52-67, Dec. 1990.

 

1990

1.         D.M. Chiarulli, S.P. Levitan, R.G. Melhem, "Optical Bus Control for Distributed Multiprocessors," Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 45-54, Sept. 1990.

2.         D.N. Krieger, T.W. Berger, S.P. Levitan, R.J. Sclabassi, "An Interactive Toolset for Characterizing Complex Neural Systems," Computers and Mathematics with Applications, Vol. 20, Mathematical Models in Medicine, No. 4-6, pp. 231-246, 1990.

3.         S.P. Levitan, D.M. Chiarulli, R.G. Melhem, "Coincident Pulse Techniques for Multiprocessor Interconnection Structures," Applied Optics, Vol. 29, No. 14, pp. 2024-2033, 10 May, 1990.

4.     A.R. Martello, S.P. Levitan, D.M. Chiarulli, "Timing Verification Using HDTV," Proceedings of the 27th ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC�90), pp. 118-123, Orlando, FL, June 1990.

5.     Z. Guo, R. Melhem, R. Hall, D. Chiarulli, S. Levitan, "Array Processors with Pipelined Optical Busses," 3rd IEEE Symposium on the Frontiers of Massively Parallel Computation (Frontiers'90), pp. 333-342, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, Oct. 8-10, 1990.

6.     R.J. Sclabassi, D.N. Krieger, G. Barrionuevo, S.P. Levitan, T.W. Berger, "The Identification of Hippocampal Network Function," Proceedings of the 12th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, Vol. 12, No. 4, pp. 1886-1888, Philadelphia, PA, Oct., 1990.