Best Paper Award

   Starting 2009, an Award Committee is formed for the selection of the Best Paper Award each year. The selection criteria of the award include the technical contents and writing quality of the paper as well as the quality of the presentation at the symposium. The award will be presented to the selected paper in the following year's symposium. 

 

2020 VLSI-DAT Best Paper Award Committee

   Led by the Technical Program Committee co-chairs, Prof. Atsushi Takahashia and Prof. Tsung-Hsien Lin, the award committee members consist of subcommittee chairs and co-chairs. The Award Committee will select the 2020 Best Paper Award based on the criteria including the technical contents and depth, quality of the paper as well as the quality of the presentation.The award will be announced after the conference and granted in the VLSI-TSA and VLSI-DAT Opening ceremony in 2021. The winner will be rewarded by a certificate and US$500 . Besides, it will also offer the registration fee waived of 2021 VLSI-DAT.
 
2019 Award Winners Congratulations !
 
The 2019 Best Paper Award will be granted in the VLSI-DAT Opening ceremony in 2020 and the winner will be rewarded by a certificate and US$500 . Besides, it will also offer the registration fee waived of 2020 VLSI-DAT.
 
• A Power-efficient, Bi-directional Readout Interface Circuit for Cyclic-voltammetry
   Electrochemical Sensors
   Co-authors: Yi-Chia Chen, Shao-Yung Lu, Jui-Hsiang Tsai and Yu-Te Liao
   National Chiao Tung University
 

• Primitive Concept Identification In A Given Set Of Wafer Maps
   Co-authors: Ahmed Wahba1, Chuanhe Shan1, Li-C. Wang1 and Nik Sumikawa2
   1UCSB
   2NXP

 
2020 Best Paper Award Candidates
 

The 2020 Best Paper Award will be granted in the VLSI-DAT Opening ceremony in 2021 and the winner will be rewarded by a certificate and US$500. Besides, it will also offer the registration fee waived of 2021 VLSI-DAT.

• D1-1: A Noise-shaping SAR Assisted MASH 2-1 Sigma-Delta Modulator

   Co-authors: Yu-Sian Lin, Soon-Jyh Chang and Chia-Ling Wei, National Cheng Kung University

• D6-1: A 500nW-50µW Indoor Photovoltaic Energy Harvester with Multi-mode MPPT

   Co-authors: Ming-Chia Chang, Min-Hsuan Wu and Shen-Iuan Liu, National Taiwan University

• D7-1: An IMU-based Wearable Ring for On-Surface Handwriting Recognition

   Co-authors: Zhe-Ting Liu, Davy P. Y. Wong and Pai H. Chou, National Tsing Hua University

• D15-1: Low-Active-Energy and Low-Standby-Power Sub-threshold ROM for IoT Edge Sensing
   Systems

   Co-authors: Jinn-Shyan Wang, Chien-Tung Liu and Chao-Hsiang Wang, National Chung Cheng University

• D13-1: MiniDeviation: An Efficient Multi-Stage Bus-Aware Global Router

   Co-authors: Weida Zhu1, Xinghai Zhang1, Genggeng Liu1, Wenzhong Guo1 and Ting-Chi Wang2
   1 Fuzhou University
   2 National Tsing Hua University

 
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