Sponsored Projects

Current Sponsors: 

Federal: Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA), Office of Naval Research (ONR), and National Science Foundation (NSF); Industry: Semiconductor Research Corporation, Intel, IBM, Qualcomm, and Industry Members of PDES Consortium. 

The list of active projects are listed below. For a list of completed projects please click here.

Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Smart Sensors

  1. S. Mukhopadhyay (PI), “E2CDA: Type I: Collaborative Research: Energy-Efficient Artificial Intelligence with Binary RRAM and Analog Epitaxial Synaptic Arrays,” National Science Foundation + Semiconductor Research Corporation, Total budget: $365,247, 09/01/17-12/31/20.
  2. S. Mukhopadhyay (PI) and M. Wolf (co-PI), “CAMEL: Camera Adaptation with Embedded Machine Learning based Feedback Control,” Defense Advanced Research Program Agency, Fund from Sponsor ($1,848,313.00); Fund including GT Cost-share: $100,000; May 1, 2017 – April 30, 2020.
  3. S. Mukhopadhyay (PI), “OROEB: On-line Real-Time Optimal Energy Balancing for Self-Powered Environment Adaptive Sensor Node,” Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Program; Fund from Sponsor ($510,000); Fund including GT Cost-share: $690,000; Jan. 1, 2013 – July. 31, 2018.
  4. H. Kim (PI), S. Mukhopadhyay (co-PI), and S. Yalamanchili (co-PI), “XPS: FULL: CCA: Cymric: A Flexible Processor-Near-Memory System Architecture,” National Science Foundation, August 1, 2015-July 31, 2018; Total budget: $750,000; Dr. Mukhopadhyay’s share ~$33%.

Secure Hardware 

  1. S. Mukhopadhyay (PI), “Security Aware Dynamic Power Management for System-on-Chips,” Semiconductor Research Corporation, Total budget: $370,013; Sponsor fund: $240,000. 01/01/18-12/31/21.
  2. S. Mukhopadhyay, “Integrated Voltage Regulators for Power Attack Protection of Encryption Engine”, Intel Corp, Fund: $255,000. 
  3. S. Mukhopadhyay, “Integrated Voltage Regulators for Power Attack Security”, Intel Corp, Fund: $61,377 

Power Management and Voltage Regulation

  1. S. Mukhopadhyay (PI) and M. Swaminathan (co-PI), “A System-In-Package Platform for Energy Harvesting and Delivery for IoT Edge Devices,” Semiconductor Research Corporation, Fund from Sponsor ($300,000); Fund including GT Cost-share: $460,785; June 1, 2017 – May 31, 2020
  2. S. Mukhopadhyay (PI), “On-line Self-Testing and Self-Tuning of Integrated Voltage Regulators,” Semiconductor Research Corporation, Fund from Sponsor ($246,000); Fund including GT Cost-share: $317,454; Nov 1, 2016 – Oct 31, 2019
  3. M. Swaminathan (PI), S. Mukhopadhyay (co-PI), A. Raychowdhury (co-PI), H. Wang (co-PI), and P. Kohl (co-PI), “Power Delivery for Electronic Systems (PDES)”, An Industry Consortium under IPC and IEN. Launch Date: Sept 15, 2015, Phase-I: 2 years; 
  4. S. Mukhopadhyay (PI), “Designing Many Processing Element Systems in Nanometer Era,” Intel Corp., Fund: $36,000 (Cash) + 3 Dell PCs (~$5000 in equipment); 
  5. S. Mukhopadhyay, “Integrated Voltage Regulators”, Qualcomm Corp, Fund: $40,000 
  6. S. Mukhopadhyay, “Power-Thermal-Co-Design,” Qualcomm Corp, Fund: $15,000
  7. S. Mukhopadhyay (PI), “Thermal and Power Analysis and On-Line Management in 3D Systems ” IBM Faculty Award, 2010; Fund: $25,000. 
  8. S. Mukhopadhyay (PI), “On-line Thermal Management of Many-Core Processors,” IBM Faculty Award, 2009, Fund: $25,000.

Advanced Packaging

  1. S. Lim (PI), T. Krishna (co-PI), S. Mukhopadhyay (co-PI), and M. Swaminathan (co-PI), “A Vertically-Integrated Design Flow for IP Reuse and Heterogeneous Integration,” Defense Advanced Research Program Agency, Total budget: $3,719,691, 08/01/17-07/31/21, Dr. Mukhopadhyay’s share ~25%
  2. S. Mukhopadhyay (PI), “3D Integrated Circuits,” Intel Corp, Fund: $25,000.