Jan’19 ICSRL received funding from Samsung Labs to research transfer learning on energy-constrained autonomous devices.
Dec’18 Anvesha Amaravati successfully defends his thesis. Congratulations, Anvesha!! Anvesha join’s Qualcomm’s Corporate Research Devision upon graduation.
Dec’18 Congratulations to Aqeel Anwar Malik for winning the Best Paper Award at M2VIP (Mechatronics and Machine Vision in Practice)! Aqeel’s paper is entitled: “NAVREN-RL: Learning to fly in real environment via end-to-end deep reinforcement learning using monocular images”. [PDF link][GeorgiaTech News]
Dec’18 Congratulations to Brian Crafton for co-authoring a paper on FeFET-based neuromorphic computing at the International Electron Device Meeting (IEDM). The paper is based on collaborative work with the research groups of Prof. Asif Khan and Prof. Suman Datta.
Nov’18 Anvesha’s paper on mixed-signal Reinforcement Leaning chip to appear on the Journal of Solid State Circuits (JSSC).
Oct’18 ICSRL to present two papers at the International Solid State Circuits Conference (ISSCC), 2019. Congratulations to Ningyuan and Muya! One of the papers is based on joint work with Qualcomm.
Jul’18 Dr. Raychowdhury has been awarded the IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference’s Innovator Under 40 Award for his contributions to the semiconductor industry. More specifically, Dr. Raychowdhury’s contribution to analog front-end circuits for Asymmetric DSL (at Texas Instruments Inc.) and Always-on Sensing Technologies (at Intel Corp.) have been recognized.
Jun’18 ICSRL wins research grant from SRC and DARPA to investigate hardware-aware machine learning algorithms!
Apr’18 Congratulations to Abhinav Parihar for winning the Chih Foundation Graduate Research Award!
Mar’18 Dr. Raychowdhury has won the Georgia Tech Outstanding Faculty Award, 2018. Thanks to all the ICSRL team members (past and present) and congratulations to all the winners!
Feb’18 We have four journals papers on hardware and computing models for brain-inspired, low power systems that have been accepted for publication in the Frontiers of Neurosciences, IEEE TCAS-I, IEEE TCAS-II and IEEE TIE!
Feb’18 We will present a paper and a demo at ISSCC 2018 on: “A 55nm Time-Domain Mixed-Signal Neuromorphic Accelerator with Stochastic Synapses and Embedded Reinforcement Learning for Autonomous Micro-Robots“. This is the first demonstration of RL in hardware at sub-1mW for edge-nodes. Congratulations to all the authors!
Jan’18 ICSRL wins research grants from two JUMP centers: ASCENT and CBIRC. This will support more than $3M of research over the next five years in the group. Both the centers are funded at $30M each and supported by DARPA and SRC.
Dec’17 Saad and Samantak successfully defend their theses. Congratulations!
Oct and Nov’17 We will present three papers (A. Amravati and N. Cao) on energy-efficient machine learning hardware at the edge of the cloud at ASSCC, BioCAS and IEEE Sensors
Aug’17 Prof. Arijit Raychowdhury wins the Best Paper Award for IEEE Transactions on Multi-Scale Computing Systems
Jul’17 ISCRL wins a five year Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative (MURI) research grant from AFOSR with collaborators from Georgia Tech and Binghamton University to work on biologically-inspired neural networks in search of an intelligent artificial retina (link)
Jul’17 ISCRL wins multiple research grants from Qualcomm Inc., Semiconductor Research Corporation, and National Science Foundation
Jun ’17 Our work on synthesizing dynamical systems to solve combinatorial optimization problems is published in Nature Scientific Reports and featured in ECE NEWS, PHYS.ORG, SCIENCE DAILY, ECN, SCIENTIFIC COMPUTING (link)
Jun’17 Ningyuan presents at the International Microwave Symposium (IMS)
May, Jun, Jul ’17 Multiple papers in IEEE Transactions on CAS (I and II) and Transactions on Computer Aided Design.
May’17 Saad wins the best paper award at the IEEE International Symposium on Hardware Oriented Security and Trust (HOST) (link)
May ’17 Our CICC paper on a novel LDO technique resulting from collaborative research with our partners at Qualcomm’s Research Lab draws widespread attention from industry researchers.
Feb’17 Saad Bin Nasir wins the prestigious IEEE Solid State Circuits Society’s Pre-Doctoral Research Award (link)
Feb’17 Samantak Gangopadhyay wins the IEEE Solid State Circuits Society’s Travel Grant Award for ISSCC (link)
Aug’16 “Always On”, Light-Powered, Gesture Recognizing Camera featured in WIRED, DIGITAL TRENDS, TECHCRUNCH, ENGADGET, YAHOO, NSF
Aug’16 Two papers on Embedded Power Management to be presented at the European Solid State circuits Conference in Switzerland.
Sept’15 Arijit Raychowdhury wins INTEL EARLY CAREER FACULTY AWARD.
Sept’15 A. Amravati wins Best Paper Award in Analog/Mixed-Signal Track in IEEE VLSI-SoC Conference.
Dec’14 S. Gangopadhyay and S. Nasir have entered the Finals of the Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship.
Dec’14 Vision chip exploiting non-linear dynamics presented at IEDM 2014 (In collaboration with Penn State).
Nov’14 ICSRL receives research funding from Intel to work on control strategies for embedded voltage regulators.
Oct’14 Paper on all-digital LDOs accepted at ISSCC 2015.
Sep’14 ICSRL receives research funding from Intel to work on Low Power Camera Systems.
Jul’14 Prof. Arijit Raychowdhury attended Microsoft Faculty Summit in Seattle.
Jun’14 Press coverage on Nature Scientific Report – Radio Interview and Press Release.
May’14 Collaborative work with Penn State and Cornell Universities published in “Nature Scientific Reports” .
Mar’14 ICSRL receives research funding from Qualcomm to work on Adaptive Control on VRs.
Mar’14 Paper presented at ISQED 2014.
Mar’14 Paper presented at DATE 2014.
Feb’14 SRC program on embedded VRs started.