Publications

Papers

  • T. Ajayi, D. Blaauw, T.-B. Chan, C.-K. Cheng, V. A. Chhabria, D. K. Choo, M. Coltella, S. Dobre, R. Dreslinski, M. Fogaça, S. Hashemi, A. Hosny, A. B. Kahng, M. Kim, J. Li, Z. Liang, U. Mallappa, P. Penzes, G. Pradipta, S. Reda, A. Rovinski, K. Samadi, S. S. Sapatnekar, L. Saul, C. Sechen, V. Srinivas, W. Swartz, D. Sylvester, D. Urquhart, L. Wang, M. Woo and B. Xu, “OpenROAD: Toward a Self-Driving, Open-Source Digital Layout Implementation Tool Chain", Proc. Government Microcircuit Applications and Critical Technology Conference, (.pdf), 2019, pp. 1105-1110.
  • T. Ajayi,  V. A. Chhabria, M. Fogaça, S. Hashemi, A. Hosny, A. B. Kahng, M. Kim, J. Lee, U. Mallappa, M. Neseem, G. Pradipta, S. Reda, M. Saligane, S. S. Sapatnekar, C. Sechen, M. Shalan,  W. Swartz,  L. Wang, Z. Wang, M. Woo and B. Xu, “Toward an Open-Source Digital Flow: First Learnings from the OpenROAD Project“, Proc. ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference, (.pdf), (.pptx), 2019, pp. 76:1-76:4. (Invited Paper)
  • J. Chen, I. H.-R. Jiang, J. Jung, A. B. Kahng, V. N. Kravets, Y.-L. Li, S.-T. Lin and M. Woo, “DATC RDF-2019: Towards a Complete Academic Reference Design Flow“, (.pdf)(.pptx)Proc. ACM/IEEE International Conference on Computer-Aided Design, 2019, pp. 1-6. (Invited Paper)
  • A. B. Kahng, “Looking Into the Mirror of Open Source"(.pdf)(.pptx)Proc. ACM/IEEE International Conference on Computer-Aided Design, 2019, pp. 1-8. (Invited Paper)
  • A. B. Kahng, “Open-Source EDA: If We Build It, Who Will Come?(.pdf)(.pptx), Proc. IFIP/IEEE International Conference on Very Large Scale Integration, 2020, pp. 1-6. (Invited Paper)
  • J. Chen, I. H.-R. Jiang, J. Jung, A. B. Kahng, V. N. Kravets, Y.-L. Li, S.-T. Lin and M. Woo, “DATC RDF-2020: Strengthening the Foundation for Academic Research in IC Physical Design"(.pdf)(.pptx)Proc. ACM/IEEE International Conference on Computer-Aided Design, 2020, pp. 1-6. (Invited Paper)
  • A. Rovinski, T. Ajayi, M. Kim, G. Wang and M. Saligane, “Bridging Academic Open-Source EDA to Real-World Usability"(.pdf)(.pptx)Proc. ACM/IEEE International Conference on Computer-Aided Design, 2020, pp. 1-7. (Invited Paper)
  • M. Fogaça, E. Monteiro, M. Danigno, I. Oliveira, P. F. Butzen and R. Reis, “Contributions to OpenROAD from Abroad: Experiences and Learnings"(.pdf), (.pptx), ACM/IEEE International Conference on Computer-Aided Design, 2020, pp. 1-8. (Invited Paper)
  • A. B. Kahng and T. Spyrou, “The OpenROAD Project: Unleashing Hardware Innovation"(.pdf), (.mp4), Proc. Government Microcircuit Applications and Critical Technology Conference, 2021, to appear.

ERI Summit Presentations

ERI 2018.

Poster (.pptx, .pdf) and slides (.pptx, .pdf).

ERI 2019.

Presentation video (complete, clipped) and slides (.pdf).

ERI 2020

Presentation video (complete, clipped) and slides (.pptx, .pdf).

Demo lounge (video).