4th Annual Symposium About VLSI Society India & VSI, Goa Chapter About keynote speaker: http://vlsi-india.org/vsi On VLSI AND EMBEDDED VSI organizes workshops and seminars throughout year, in all parts of the country to bring together the industry, SYSTEM SYMPOSIUM academia and students on a common platform to discuss and VSI, GOA CHAPTER learn the latest emerging trends in the VLSI and the related fields. VSI enthusiastically welcomes the involvement of & volunteers in such activities. The VSI Goa Chapter was inaugurated at 10th IEEE VDAT 2006, VLSI Design and Test GOA UNIVERSITY Symposium in August 2006, Goa with a noble goal of ON making Goa a strong force in VLSI and to promote 5th FEBRUARY 2010 application and research related to all aspects of VLSI in Goa. Industries and Academic institutes of Goa are working Dr. C. P. Ravikumar together under VSI to provide awareness and knowledge to TEXAS INSTRUMENTS INDIA the young and enthusiastic students of Goa. Biographical Information About membership eligibility : C.P. Ravikumar is presently the Technical Director Any person or institution subscribing to the purposes of of University Relations at Texas Instruments, the society is eligible for becoming a member of the India. He also leads the TI India Technical VLSI Society of India. The membership is open all- University which provides learning opportunities year round and application can be sent at any time of to employees of TI India. He is also an adjunct the year. faculty at IIT Madras. Before joining TI India in 2001, Ravikumar was a Professor of Electrical Goa University, Electronics program: Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (1991-2001). He also held a visiting position Established in the year 1992 has produced electronics at the University of Southern California (1995- researchers and engineers working at national & 1996) and the position of Vice President Training) international level in various institutes of repute. at Controlnet India Pvt Ltd (2000-2001). He Program is having MOU with ALTERA Inc. USA in area of System on Chip (SoC) Laboratory support. The obtained his Ph.D. (Computer Engineering) from Neural microcircuits thrust area of the program is in the area of embedded the University of Southern California (1991), M.E. system designs. Program is having major funding from in Computer Science with highest scores from Sponsored by the University Grant commission under Innovative Indian Institute of Science (1987) and B.E. in program in the area of Embedded System. Electronics with a Gold Medal from Bangalore University (1983). He has published over 200 Past Programs: papers in leading International conferences and journals. He founded the VLSI Design and Test 1. ARM Architectures programming with Embedded Symposium (VDAT) and has been the General Linux (23rd – 24th October 2007) Chair of this event from its inception in 1998. He 2. A lecture titled “Embedded System & Linux” by is the author/editor/coauthor of over 12 books in Prof. Kevin, a former faculty from University of areas of VLSI. He has won the best paper award at Wisconsin, U.S.A. IEEE International Conference on VLSI Design 3. „VLSI workshop, PCCE College; 21st March 2008. (2002) and VLSI Test Symposium (2005). He is a Senior Member of IEEE. Registration Form Schedule of Program: Registration fees: Symposium on Time Title Students: Rs. 100/-. VLSI AND EMBEDDED 09.30 – 10.00 am Registration Others : Rs. 200/- . 10.00-- 10.20 am Inauguration By 23rd January 2010 by Cash. All SYSTEM SYMPOSIUM 10.20 – 10.30 am Tea participants will be provided free working (5th February 2010) 10.30 – 12.00 am Tutorial Session-I - Dr. lunch. C. P. Ravikumar, Texas Eligibility: 1. Name ___________________________ Instruments, India Participation in the symposium is open to 12.00– 01.30 pm Student Session –I everyone. You may submit technical papers for 2. Designation ______________________ presentation at the symposium. To encourage 01.30 – 02.00 pm Lunch 02.00 –03.30 pm Student Session-II students, we also plan to run Student Paper 3. Qualification _____________________ Sessions; clearly indicate on your paper if it is 3.30– 3.45 pm Tea 03.45–04.15 pm Tutorial Session-II - intended for a student session. Note that to submit 4. Experience Years _________________ a paper to the student session; you must be an Gangatharan Gopal, undergraduate/graduate student from India in any 5. Institute _________________________ ALTERA, India stream related to Electronics/Electrical 04.15 – 04.45 pm Valedictory Function ORGANISING COMMITTEE: - Engineering or Computer Science at the time of Address _________________________ Office Bearer submission of the paper. President - Mr. Deepak P Chodankar,Smartlink Network Sys. Ltd. Treasurer - Mr Satish Kenkre, Persistent Sys. Ltd. Submission Guidelines: Secretary - Ms Komala Soares, Govt. Polytechnic, Panaji Goa 1. Entries must be original. Please do not submit __________________________________ Chapter Committee: survey papers. 2. Paper must be sent by email to Mr. Prashant Deshpande , Smartlink Network Sys. Ltd. “firstname.lastname@example.org” on or before Jan 9, 2010. 3. 6. Phone __________________________ Mr. Antonio Mascarenhas, MICD, NIO , Goa All papers will be reviewed by a panel of experts Mr. Anil Raikar, Acoustic Components, Goa Dr. Anupama, BITS, Goa and decisions will be conveyed by Jan 23, 2010. 4. 7. Payment details _________________ Mr. Shailesh Khanolkar , PCCE, Verna It is expected that you have obtained the required Dr. Iven Jose, BITS, Goa permissions for submitting the paper to the [Only local cheques /Cash (DD for Mr. Daryl Gonsalves, St. Xaviers College, Goa symposium. Please ensure that you have included Dr. G. M. Naik, GU, Goa Dr. R. S. Gad, GU, Goa all the coauthors at the time of submission. 5. If outstation candidate) will be accepted] Mr. Amalin Prince, BITS-Goa your paper gets accepted, you are expected to Dr. Shrutin Ulman, Agnel Polytechnic, Goa register and present the paper at the symposium. 6. 8. Whether accommodation required.---- Mr. Luis Fernandes, Govt. Polytechnic, Panaji Goa Kindly submit the manuscript of your paper as per Accommodation is available on request at CO-ORDINATORS IEEE format by 9th January 2010. the Goa University guest house. Dr. G. M. Naik Prof. & Head, Electronics Program 1St prize : Rs. 10,000/-* Candidate’s Signature Email : email@example.com & 2nd prize: Rs. 5,000/-* Dr. R. S. GAD 3rd prize: Rs. 3,000/-* Assistant professor Electronic program, 3 consolation prizes of Rs. 1,000* each. Seal & Signature of Email : firstname.lastname@example.org Sponsoring Authority *: Worth items/Electronics goods.