2018

Papers related to vision technologies and applications

C. Huang, Z. Yang, Y. Kong, P. Cheng, X. Yang, and K. -T. Cheng, "Through-the-Lens Drone Filming," in IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), 2018. [pdf]

H. Luo, Y. Gao, Y. Wu, C. Liao, X. Yang, and K. -T. Cheng, "Real-time Dense Monocular SLAM with Online Adapted Depth Prediction Network," IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, 2018.

X. Yang, J. Chen, Z. Wang, Q. Zhang, J. Guo, C. Liao, and K. -T. Cheng, "Monocular Camera Based Real-Time Dense Mapping Using Generative Adversarial Network," in ACM Multimedia, 2018.

Z. Wang, Y. Lin, K. -T. Cheng, and X. Yang, "StitchAD-GAN for Synthesizing Apparent Diffusion Coefficient Images of Clinically Significant Prostate Cancer," in British Machine Vision Conference (BMVC), 2018.

Z. Yan, X. Yang, and K. -T. Cheng, "A Deep Model with Shape-preserving Loss for Gland Instance Segmentation," in International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention (MICCAI), 2018.

Z. Wang, X. Yang, and K. -T. Cheng, "Accurate Face Alignment and Adaptive Patch Selection for Heart Rate Estimation from Videos under Realistic Scenarios," PLOS ONE, 2018. (to appear)

Z. Yan, X. Yang, and K. -T. Cheng, "Joint Segment-level and Pixel-wise Losses for Deep Learning based Retinal Vessel Segmentation", IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 2018. (to appear)

C. Huang, F. Gao, J. Pan, Z. Yang, W. Qiu, P. Chen, X. Yang, S. Shen, and K. -T. Cheng, "ACT: An Autonomous Drone Cinematography System for Action Scenes", in IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), 2018.

Z. Yan, X. Yang, and K. -T. Cheng, "A Skeletal Similarity Metric for Quality Evaluation of Retinal Vessel Segmentation", IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, vol. 37, no. 4, pp. 1045-1057, 2018.

Z. Wang, C. Liu, L. Wang, X. Yang, and K. -T. Cheng, "Automated Detection of Clinically Significant Prostate Cancer in mp-MRI Images based on an End-to-End Deep Neural Network", IEEE Trans. on Medical Imaging, 2018. (accepted)

Papers related to hardware system design technologies

M. Angel Lastras-Montano, and K. -T. Cheng, "Resistive Random-access Memory based on Ratioed Memristors", Nature Electronics, 2018.

N. Fern, and K. -T. Cheng, "Pre-silicon Formal Verification of JTAG Instruction Opcodes for Security", in International Test Conference (ITC), 2018.

L. Shao, T. -Y. Chu, Y. Tao, and K. -T. Cheng, "Fully Printed Organic Pseudo-CMOS Circuits for Sensing Applications", in 1st IEEE International Flexible Electronics Technology Conference (IFETC), 2018.

R. Wu, M. A. Seyedi, Y. Wang, J. Hulme, M. Fiorentino, R. G. Beausoleil, and K. -T. Cheng, "Pairing of Microring-based Silicon Photonic Transceivers for Tuning Power Optimization", in 23rd Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC), 2018.

Y. Wang, M. A. Seyedi, R. Wu, J. Hulme, M. Fiorentino, R. G. Beausoleil, and K. -T. Cheng, "Energy-Efficient Channel Alignment of DWDM Silicon Photonic Transceivers", in Design, Automation and Test in Europe (DATE), 2018.

L. Shao, T. -C. Huang, T. Lei, Z. Bao, R. G. Beausoleil, and K. -T. Cheng, "Process Design Kit for Flexible Hybrid Electronics", in 23rd Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC), 2018. (accepted)

L. Shao, T. -C. Huang, T. Lei, Z. Bao, R. G. Beausoleil, and K. -T. Cheng, "Compact Modeling of Carbon Nanotube Thin Film Transistors for Flexible Circuit Design", in Design, Automation and Test in Europe (DATE), 2018. (accepted)

2017

Papers related to vision technologies and applications

X. Yang, C. Liu, Z. Wang, J. Yang, M. H. Le, L. Wang, and K. -T. Cheng, "Co-trained Convolutional Neural Networks for Automated Detection of Prostate Cancer in Multi-parametric MRI," Medical Image Analysis, 2017.

M. H. Le, J. Y. Chen, L. Wang, K. -T. Cheng, and X. Yang, "Automated Diagnosis of Prostate Cancer in Multi-parametric MRI based on Multimodal Convolutional Neural Networks", Physics in Medicine and Biology, 2017.

X. Yang, M. H. Le, C. Y. Liu, A. Chien, and K. -T. Cheng, "Automated Method for Accurate Vessel Segmentation", Physics in Medicine and Biology, 2017.

X. Yang, J. Guo, T. Xue and K. -T. Cheng, "Robust and Real-time Pose Tracking for Augmented Reality on Mobile Devices", Multimedia Tools and Applications, 2017.

X. Yang, T. Xue, H. Luo, and K. -T. Cheng, "Fast and Accurate Visual Odometry from a Monocular Camera", Frontiers in Computer Science, 2017. (in press)

X. Yang, Z. Wang, C. Liu, M. H. Le, J. Chen, K. -T. Cheng, and L. Wang, "Joint Detection and Diagnosis of Prostate Cancer in Multi-parametric MRI Based on Multimodal Convolutional Neural Networks," in MICCAI, 2017.

T. Xue, H. Luo, Z. Yuan, X. Yang, "Real-time Monocular Dense Mapping for Augmented Reality", in ACM Multimedia 2017. (Oral, acceptance rate: 7.5%)

Z. Wang, C. Liu, X. Bai and X. Yang, "DeepCADx: Automated Prostate Cancer Detection and Diagnosis in mp-MRI based on Multimodal Convolutional Neural Networks", in ACM Multimedia (Demo), 2017.

H. Luo, T. Xue, X. Yang, "Real-Time Dense Monocular SLAM for Augmented Reality", in ACM Multimedia (Demo), 2017.

C. Huang, P. Chen, X. Yang, and K. -T. Cheng, "REDBEE: A Visual-Inertial Drone System for Real-Time Moving Object Detection," in IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), 2017

Papers related to hardware system design technologies

T. Lei, M. Guan, J. Liu, H. -C. Lin, R. Pfattner, L. Shaw, A. F. McGuire, T. -C. Huang, L. Shao, K. -T. Cheng, J. B. -H. Tok, and Z. Bao, "Biocompatible and Totally Disintegrable Semiconducting Polymer for Ultrathin and Ultralightweight Transient Electronics", in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, vol. 114, no. 20, 2017.

Z. Zhang, R. Wu, Y. Wang, C. Zhang, E. J. Stanton, C. L. Schow, K. -T. Cheng, and J. E. Bowers, "Compact Modeling for Silicon Photonic Heterogeneously Integrated Circuits", Journal of Lightwave Technology (JLT), 2017.

B. Chakrabarti, M. Angel Lastras-Montano, G. Adam, M. Prezioso, B. Hoskins, K. -T. Cheng, and D. B. Strukov, "A Multiply-Add Engine with Monolithically Integrated 3D Memristor Crossbar/CMOS Hybrid Circuit", Nature Scientific Reports, 2017.

M. Angel Lastras-Montano, B. Chakrabarti, D. B. Strukov, and K. -T. Cheng, "3D-DPE: A 3D High-Bandwidth Dot-Product Engine for High-Performance Neuromorphic Computing", in Design, Automation and Test in Europe (DATE), 2017.

F. Lin and K. -T. Cheng, "An Artificial Neural Network Approach for Screening Test Escapes", in Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC), 2017.

R. Wu, Y. Wang, Z. Zhang, C. Zhang, C. Schow, J. E. Bowers, and K. -T. Cheng, "Compact Modeling and Circuit-Level Simulation of Silicon Nanophotonic Interconnects", in Design, Automation and Test in Europe (DATE), 2017.

N. Fern, I. San, and K. -T. Cheng, "Detecting Hardware Trojans in Unspecified Functionality Through Solving Satisfiability Problems", in Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC), 2017.

F. Lan, R. Wu, C. Zhang, Y. Pan, and K. -T. Cheng, "DLPS: Dynamic Laser Power Scaling for Optical Network-on-Chip", in Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC), 2017.

N. Fern and K. -T. Cheng, "Mining Mutation Testing Simulation Traces for Security and Testbench Debugging", in International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD), 2017.

T. -C. Huang, L. Shao, T. Lei, R. G. Beausoleil, Z. Bao, and K. -T. Cheng, "Robust Design and Design Automation for Flexible Hybrid Electronics", in International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), 2017.

N. Fern and K. -T. Cheng, "Verification and Trust for Unspecified IP Functionality", Hardware IP Security and Trust, Springer, 2017.

2016

Papers related to vision technologies and applications

X. Yang, X. Wang, and K. -T. Cheng, "OGB: A Distinctive and Efficient Feature for Mobile Augmented Reality,", in Multimedia Modeling, 2016.

C. Huang, Q. Liu, Y. -Y. Chen, and K. -T. Cheng, "Local Feature Descriptor Learning with Adaptive Siamese Network," in Local Features: State of the art, open problems and performance evaluation (In conjunction with ECCV), 2016.

C. Huang, X. Yang, and K. -T. Cheng, "Accurate and Efficient Pulse Measurement from Facial Videos on Smartphones," in IEEE Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV), 2016.

X. Yang, M. H. Le, and K. -T. Cheng, K. H. Sung, and W. Liu, "Renal compartment segmentation in DCE-MRI images," Medical Image Analysis, 2016.

Papers related to hardware system design technologies

A. Ghofrani, A. Rahimi, M. Angel Lastras-Montano, L. Benini, R. K. Gupta, and K. -T. Cheng, "Associative Memristive Memory for Approximate Computing in GPUs", IEEE Journal on Emerging and Selected Topics in Circuits and Systems (JETCAS), 2016.

N. Fern, I. San, C. Kaya Koc, and K. -T. Cheng, "Hiding Hardware Trojan Communication Channels in Partially Specified SoC Bus Functionality", IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems (TCAD), 2016.

A. M. Seyedi, R. Wu, C. -H. Chen, M. Fiorentino, and R. G. Beausoleil, "15 Gb/s Transmission with Wide-FSR Carrier Injection Ring Modulator for Tb/s Optical Links", in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), 2016.

N. Fern, I. San, C. Kaya Koc, and K. -T. Cheng, "Hardware Trojans in Incompletely Specified On-chip Bus Systems", in Design, Automation, Test in Europe (DATE), 2016.

A. Ghofrani, M. Angel Lastras-Montano, Y. Wang, and K. -T. Cheng, "In-place Repair for Resistive Memories Utilizing Complementary Resistive Switches", in International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED). ACM, 2016.

R. Wu, C. -H. Chen, M. A. Seyedi, T. -C. Huang, M. Fiorentino, R. G. Beausoleil, and K. -T. Cheng, "Large-Signal Model for Small-Size High-Speed Carrier-Injection Silicon Microring Modulator", in OSA Integrated Photonics Research, Silicon, and Nano-Photonics Conference (IPR), 2016.

M. Angel Lastras-Montano, A. Ghofrani, and K. -T. Cheng, "A Low-Power Hybrid Reconfigurable Architecture for Resistive Random-Access Memories", in International Symposium on High-Performance Computer Architecture (HPCA), 2016.

R. Wu, C. -H. Chen, T. -C. Huang, R. G. Beausoleil, and K. -T. Cheng, "Spatial Pattern Analysis of Process Variations in Silicon Microring Modulators", in IEEE Optical Interconnect Conference, 2016.

I. San, N. Fern, C. Kaya Koc, and K. -T. Cheng, "Trojans Modifying Soft-Processor Instruction Sequences Embedded in FPGA Bitstreams", in Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on Field-Programmable Logic and Applications (FPL), 2016.

C. -K. Hsu, P. Sarson, F. Leisenberger, G. Schatzberger, J. Carulli, S. Siddhartha, and K. -T. Cheng, "Variation and Failure Characterization Through Pattern Classification of Test Data From Multiple Test Stages", in IEEE International Test Conference (ITC), 2016.

Y. Zhong, Y. Pan, L. Zhang, and K. -T. Cheng, "A Wearable Signal Acquisition System for Physiological Signs Including Throat PPG", in The 38th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 2016.

2015

Papers related to vision technologies and applications

X. Yang, X. Wang, and K. -T. Cheng, "OGB: A Distinctive and Efficient Feature for Mobile Augmented Reality", in International Conference on Multimedia Modeling (MMM), 2015.

X. Yang, X. Si, T. Xue, and K. -T. Cheng, "Fusion of Vision and Inertial Sensing for Accurate and Efficient Pose Tracking on Smartphones", in International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality (ISMAR), 2015.

X. Yang, X. Si, T. Xue, L. Zhang, and K. -T. Cheng, "Vision-Inertial Hybrid Tracking for Robust and Efficient Augmented Reality on Smartphones", in ACM Multimedia, 2015.

X. Yang, M. H. Le, K. -T. Cheng, and K. Sung, "Automatic Renal Compartment Segmentation in DCE-MRI Images", in International Conference on Medical Imaging and Computer Assisted Interventions (MICCAI), 2015.

Q. Yu, X. Yang, K. -T. Cheng, F. Liang, A. Chien, "Measurement of Intracranial Aneurysm Growth", Stroke, 2015.

Papers related to hardware system design technologies

R. Wu, C. -H. Chen, T. -C. Huang, K. -T. Cheng and R. G. Beausoleil, "20 Gb/s Carrier-Injection Silicon Microring Modulator with SPICE-Compatible Dynamic Model", in Photonics in Switching Conference (PS), 2015.

F. Lin, C. -K. Hsu and K. -T. Cheng, "AdaTest: An Efficient Statistical Test Framework for Test Escape Screening", in International Test Conference (ITC), 2015.

A. Rahimi, A. Ghofrani, K. -T. Cheng, L. Benini, and R. K. Gupta, "Approximate Associative Memristive Memory for Energy-Efficient GPUs", in Design, Automation Test in Europe Conference Exhibition (DATE), 2015.

M. Angel Lastras-Montano, A. Ghofrani and K. -T. Cheng, "Architecting Energy Efficient Crossbar-based Memristive Random Access Memories", in ACM/IEEE Internation Symposium on Nano-scale Architectures (NANOARCH), 2015.

S. Feng, K. Shang, J. Bovington, R. Wu, B. Guan, K. -T. Cheng, J. E. Bowers, and S. J. Ben Yoo, "Athermal Silicon Ring Resonators Clad with Titanium Dioxide for 1.3µm Wavelength Operation", Optics Express, 2015.

R. Wu, C. -H. Chen, J. -M. Fedeli, M. Fournier, R. G. Beausoleil, and K. -T. Cheng, "Compact Modeling and System Implications of Microring Modulators in Nanophotonic Interconnects", in International Workshop on System-Level Interconnect Prediction (SLIP), 2015.

R. Wu, C. -H. Chen, J. -M. Fedeli, M. Fournier, K. -T. Cheng, and R. G. Beausoleil, "Compact Models for Carrier-injection Silicon Microring Modulators", Optics Express, 2015.

M. Payvand, A. Madhavan, M. Angel Lastras-Montano, A. Ghofrani, J. Rofeh, K. -T. Cheng, D. Strukov, and L. Theogarajan, "A Configurable CMOS Memory Platform for 3D Integrated Memristors", in International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, 2015.

T. -C. Huang, J. -L. Huang, and K. -T. Cheng, "Design, Automation, and Test for Low-Power and Reliable Flexible Electronics", Foundations and Trends in Electronic Design Automation, 2015.

N. Fern and K. -T. Cheng, "Detecting Hardware Trojans in Unspecified Functionality Using Mutation Testing", in International Conference on Computer Aided Design (ICCAD), 2015.

T. -C. Huang, C. Li, R. Wu, C. -H. Chen, M. Fiorentino, K. -T. Cheng, S. Palermo, and R. G. Beausoleil, "DWDM Nanophotonic Interconnects: Toward Terabit/s Chip-Scale Serial Link", in International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS), 2015.

N. Lesperance, S. Kulkarni, and K. -T. Cheng, "Hardware Trojan Detection Using Exhaustive Testing of k-bit Subspaces", in Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC), 2015.

N. Fern, S. Kulkarni, and K. -T. Cheng, "Hardware Trojans Hidden in RTL Don’t Cares – Automated Insertion and Prevention Methodologies", in International Test Conference (ITC), 2015.

M. Angel Lastras-Montano, A. Ghofrani, and K. -T. Cheng, "HReRAM: A Hybrid Reconfigurable Resistive Random-Access Memory", in Design, Automation, and Test in Europe (DATE), 2015.

A. Ghofrani, M. Angel Lastras-Montano, S. Gaba, M. Payand, W. Lu, L. Theogarajan, and K. -T. Cheng, "A low-Power Variation-Aware Adaptive Write Scheme for Access-Transistor-Free Memristive Memory", ACM Journal on Emerging Technologies in Computing Systems (JETC), 2015.

F. Lin, C. -K. Hsu, A. Giovanni Busetto, and K. -T. Cheng, "Pairwise Proximity-Based Features for Test Escape Screening", in International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD), 2015.

A. Ghofrani, M. Angel Lastras-Montano, and K. -T. Cheng, "Toward Large-Scale Access-Transistor-Free Memristive Crossbars", in 20th Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC), 2015.

R. Wu, C. -H. Chen, C. Li, T. -C. Huang, F. Lan, C. Zhang, Y. Pan, J. E. Bowers, R. G. Beausoleil, and K. -T. Cheng, "Variation-Aware Adaptive Tuning for Nanophotonic Interconnects", in International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD), 2015.

J. Rofeh, A. Sodhi, M. Payvand, M. Angel Lastras-Montano, A. Ghofrani, A. Madhavan, S. Yemenicioglu, K. -T. Cheng, and L. Theogarajan, "Vertical Integration of Memristors onto Foundry CMOS Dies using Wafer-Scale Integration", in IEEE Electronic Components and Technology Conference (ECTC), 2015.