The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Speech title: Machine Learning for Microfluidic Design and Automation
Tsung-Yi Ho received his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from National Taiwan University in 2005. He is a Professor with The Chinese University of Hong Kong. His research interests include several areas of computing and emerging technologies, especially in design automation of microfluidic biochips. He has been the recipient of the Invitational Fellowship of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), the Humboldt Research Fellowship by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, the Hans Fischer Fellowship by the Institute of Advanced Study of the Technische Universität München, and the International Visiting Research Scholarship by the Peter Wall Institute of Advanced Study of the University of British Columbia. He was a recipient of the Best Paper Awards at the VLSI Test Symposium (VTS) in 2013 and IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems in 2015. He served as a Distinguished Visitor of the IEEE Computer Society for 2013-2015, a Distinguished Lecturer of the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society for 2016-2017, the Chair of the IEEE Computer Society Tainan Chapter for 2013-2015, and the Chair of the ACM SIGDA Taiwan Chapter for 2014-2015. Currently, he serves as the VP Technical Activities of IEEE CEDA, and Associate Editor of the ACM Journal on Emerging Technologies in Computing Systems, ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems, IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, and IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration Systems, and the Technical Program Committees of major conferences, including DAC, ICCAD, DATE, ASP-DAC, ISPD, ICCD, etc. He is a Distinguished Member of ACM.
Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)
Speech title: On-Line Fault Detection and Hardware Salvaging for Neural Network Processors
Huawei Li received her Ph.D. in Computer Science from the Institute of Computing Technology (ICT), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Beijing, China, in 2001. She has been a Professor with ICT, CAS since 2008. Her current research interests include the testing of VLSI/SOC circuits, design verification, approximate computing, and design of deep learning processors. She was a recipient of the 2012 National Technology Invention Award of China, a recipient of the Best Paper Awards at IEEE International Conference on Computer Design in 2019, and at IEEE International Test Conference in Asia in 2018. She has been serving as an Associate Editor for the Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration Systems since 2015. She has served/been serving as the Steering Committee Chair for IEEE Asian Test Symposium since 2020, the Steering Committee Chair for IEEE Workshop on RTL and High Level Testing (2014-2016), the Secretary General of the China Computer Federation (CCF) Technical Committee on Integrated Circuit Design since 2019, the Secretary General (2008–2015) and the Chair (2016–2019) of the CCF Technical Committee on Fault Tolerant Computing, and the Technical Program Committees for several IEEE conferences including DAC, ICCAD, DATE, ASP-DAC, ITC, VTS, etc. She is a Distinguished Member of CCF.
Sun Yat-sen University
Speech title: Circuit and Architecture of Intelligent Microprocessor
Zhiyi Yu is a professor and the vice-dean of school of microelectronics science & technology, Sun Yat-sen University, China. He was with IntellaSys Corporation, USA, the State Key Laboratory of ASIC & System, Fudan University, China, and ECE department of Carnegie Mellon University, USA. Dr. Yu received the B.S. and M.S. degrees from Fudan University, China, and the Ph.D. degree from the University of California, Davis. His research interests include VLSI design and computer architecture. Recent projects include the many-core processors with efficient inter-core communications and heterogeneous accelerators. He has published over 120 papers, and has over 20 granted patents. He is the chair of Guangzhou Chapter of IEEE Solid-State Circuit Society, and the co-chair on the Technical Program Committees of APSIPA and ICTC conferences.