M03 Emerging Technologies | 3D Integration: Quo Vadis?

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Partha Pande, Washington State University, US (Contact Partha Pande)


Krishnendu Chakrabarty, Duke University, US (Contact Krishnendu Chakrabarty)

Tutorial Plan:

  • 9.30-10.15: Physical Design for 3D ICs (Speaker: Aida-Todri-Sanial, CNRS-LIRMM/University of Montpellier). The topics covered are:

  1. 3D ICs Motivation
  2. 3D IC Design
  3. 3D Power Delivery Network Design
  4. 3D Clock Network Design

  • 10.15-11.00: The Changing Landscape of 3D Memory Architectures (Speaker: Sudeep Pasricha, Colorado State University). The topics covered are:

  1. State-of-the-art in 3D-Stacked Memory Solutions
  2. New Architectures and Directions in 3D-Stacked Memory Design
  3. Communication Interfaces for 3D-Stacked Memory
  4. CAD Tools for 3D-Stacked Memory Design

  • 11.30-12.15: Energy-Efficient and Reliable 3D Network-on-Chip Design (Speaker: Partha Pratim Pande, Washington State University). The topics covered are:

  1. Limitations of Existing 3D NoC Architectures
  2. Incorporating Small-Worldness in 3D NoC
  3. Architecture Optimization
  4. Robustness Against Vertical Link Failures
  5. Performance Evaluation

  • 12.15-13.00: The Hype, Myths, and Realities of Testing 3D ICs (Speaker: Krishnendu Chakrabarty, Duke University). The topics covered are:
  1. Defects and Fault Modeling
  2. Pre-Bond Testing
  3. Post-Bond Testing
  4. Test-flow Selection