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The International Conference on Microelectronics Devices, Circuits and Systems (ICMDCS 2017) will be held at the VIT University, Vellore India from 10th to 12th August 2017. ICMDCS 2017 is organized by Department of Micro and Nanoelectronics and technically co-sponsored by Global Foundries . The conference covers the subject areas including: digital IC design, analog/RF/Mixed Signal IC design, Device Modeling and Technology, RF communication circuits, embedded systems; nonlinear circuits and system In addition to the technical papers, the conference also covers tutorials on recent advancements in the above said areas, Keynote and Plenary sessions by leading industry leaders and renowned academicians.​

VIT University was started in 1984 as Vellore Engineering College by Dr.G.Viswanathan, Founder & Chancellor. The institute was upgraded to a University conferred in recognition of its academic excellence in 2001 by the Ministry of Human Resources Development, Government of India. VIT today comprises of twelve constituent Schools and interdisciplinary Centers offering 18 undergraduate, 31 postgraduate and research programs upto PhD level and more than 1400 fulltime faculty members work at VIT. The global standards set at VIT in the field of teaching and research spurs us on in our relentless pursuit of excellence. VIT ranked No.1 private engineering institute by MHRD [NIRF-2016 ranking]. With steady steps, we continue our march forward. More...

School of Electronics Engineering has 113 faculty members who have done their UG and PG degrees from the top-notch universities. The faculty members of this school are consistently doing well in teaching and research. The School offers:
  • B.Tech (Electronics and Communication Engineering)
  • B.Tech (Biomedical Engineering)
  • B.Tech ECE in specialization in IoT
  • M.Tech (Communication Engineering)
  • M.Tech (VLSI Design)
  • M.Tech (Embedded System)
  • M.Tech (Sensor Technology)
  • M.Tech (Biomedical Engineering)
  • M. Tech (Nano Technology)
  • M.Tech by Research and Ph.D. in Engineering
The School has many industry sponsored advanced laboratories for doing research. The School has signed MoUs with many foreign Universities, research organizations and Industries from where students get benefits for their R&D Work / Projects from the MoUs. The School is actively involved in R&D activities and has sponsored projects from various agencies like DRDO, DST, ISRO (RESPOND), and BRNS.

Schedule

Pre-Conference
Tutorial


  • TRACK-1: DIGITAL &
    ANALOG/RF DESIGN

  • TRACK-2: CMOS TECHNOLOGY &
    DEVICE

  • TRACK-3: EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES

Conference
Day 1


  • 09:00 AM–10:00 AM
    CONFERENCE INAUGURATION

  • 10:00 AM-10:30
    AM HI-TEA

  • 10:30 AM-11:15 AM
    KEYNOTE ADDRESS

  • 11:15 AM–01:00 PM
    ORAL PRESENTATION (5 TRACKS)

  • 02:00 PM-02:50 PM
    KEYNOTE ADDRESS

  • 02:50 PM–03:30 PM
    POSTER SESSION & TEA BREAK

  • 03:30 PM–05:00 PM
    ORAL PRESENTATION (5 TRACKS)

  • 05:00 PM–07:00 PM
    CAMPUS TOUR

  • 07:00 PM-09:00 PM
    CULTURAL EVENT & CONFERENCE DINNER

Conference
Day 2


  • 09:30 AM–10:10 AM
    KEYNOTE ADDRESS

  • 10:10 AM-10:50 AM
    KEYNOTE ADDRESS

  • 10:50 AM-11:15 AM
    HI-TEA

  • 11:15 AM–01:00 PM
    ORAL PRESENTATION (5 TRACKS)

  • 01:00 PM-02:00 PM
    LUNCH

  • 02:00 PM-02:50 PM
    KEYNOTE ADDRESS

  • 02:50 PM–03:00 PM
    HI-TEA

  • 03:30 PM–04:30 PM
    ORAL PRESENTATION (5 TRACKS)

  • 04:30 PM–05:30 PM
    VALEDICTORY

Committee

Steering Committee


Dr.G.Viswanathan

Chief Patron & Chancellor

Dr.Sekar Viswanathan

Patron & Vice President

Mr.Sankar Viswanathan

Patron & Vice President

Mr.G.V.Selvam

Patron & Vice President

Dr.Anand A Samuel

Patron & Vice Chancellor

Dr.S Narayanan

Patron & Pro-Vice Chancellor

Dr.V Raju

Patron & Pro-Vice Chancellor

Advisory Committee

Dr.M Raja

BITS, Pilani, Dubai Campus, UAE

Dr.Kewal K Saluja

University of Winsconsin-Madison, US

Dr.Krishnendu Chakrabarty

Duke University, US

Dr.Xiao-Zhi Ga

Helsinki University of Technology, Finland

Dr.Subramaniam Ganesan

Oakland University Rochester,US

Dr.Anand Paul

Kyungpook National Univeristy, South Korea

Dr.K.Bharanitharan

Taiwan

Dr.Vijaya Sankara Rao Pasupureddi

Carinthia University of Applied Sciences,Austria

Dr.Vishwani D.Agrawal

Samuel Ginn College of Engineering,Auburn University,US

Dr.V.Kamakoti

Indian Institute of Technology, India

Dr.Susmita Sur-Kolay

ACM Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, India

Dr.M.Sabarimalai Manikandan

IIT Bhuvaneshwar, India

Dr.Roy Pailey

IIT, Guwahati, India

Dr.Vipin Madangarli

Global Foundries, India

Dr.C.P.Ravikumar

Texas Instruments, India

Dr.G.Seetharaman

National Institute of Technology, Nagaland, India

Technical Program Committee

Dr.Kittur Harish Mallikarjun

VIT University, India

Dr.R.Sakthivel

VIT University,India

Dr.Xiao-Zhi Gao

Helsinki University of Technology, Finland

Dr.Roy Pailey

Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, India

Dr.Parameswaran Ramanathan

Wisconsin-Madison University, USA

Dr.Vignesh Rajamani

Vice President, IEEE Electromagnetic Compatibility Society, Oakland University, USA

Dr.Navin Bishnoi

Global Foundaries, Bengaluru

Dr.Sreehari Veeramachaneni

BITS, Hydrabad

Dr.Debesh K Das

Jadavpur University, India

Dr.Maryam Shojaei Baghini

Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay

Dr.P.Krishnamoorthi

Philips India

Dr.P.Sakthivel

Anna University

Dr.P.Ramesh

Amritha University, Kolkata

Dr.G.Lakshminarayanan

National Institute of Technology, Trichy

Organising Committee

General Chairs

Dr.Elizabeth Rufus

Dr.K.Sivasankaran


Organising Chairs

Dr.S.Sivanantham

Dr.V.Arunachalam


Local Organising Committee

Hospitality Chairs

Dr.R.Sakthivel
Prof.K.Jagannadha Naidu
Prof.R.Anitha


Sponsorship Chairs

Dr.K.Sivasankaran
Prof.S.Satheesh Kumar
Prof.Rajeev Pankaj Nelapati


Registration Chairs

Dr.Sri Adibhatla Sridevi
Dr.V.N.Ramakrishnan
Prof.G.Ragunath



Technical Review Chairs

Dr.P.John Reuben
Dr.V.Nithish Kumar


Publicity Chairs

Prof.S Ravi
Prof.R Dhanabal



Website Chairs

Prof.R Anitha
Prof.C Prayline Rajabai


Finance Chair

Prof.P Jayakrishnan


Tutorial Chair

Dr. S Kumaravel



Information For Authors


Call for papers

ICMDCS2017 solicits to submit the full length research papers (maximum 6 pages) with an abstract of maximum 200 words and up to six pages for technical content including figures, tables and references. Manuscripts that are being submitted to this conference should not be published or currently under review on any other conference, symposium, workshop or journal. Such manuscripts will not be considered for publication. Manuscript format should follow the standard IEEE conference template. Manuscripts can be submitted under the wide ranges of fields mentioned below but are not limited to these topics. ​

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Publication Details

  1. All accepted papers will be published in IEEE Xplore.
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  2. Selected Papers will be submitted into:
    • SCI-E Journal(Annexure-1)
    • Scopus Indexed Journals(Annexure-2)
    • Other reputed journals.(List of journals will be updated soon)

DIGITAL DESIGN

Logic and physical synthesis, physical design, timing and signal integrity, power integrity, design for Manufacturability, design for yield, design challenges for advanced technology nodes, low-power design, power-aware and energy-efficient design, thermal management, battery-aware design, energy harvesting, CAD Tools, Verification methodologies, DFT, fault modeling and simulation, ATPG, BIST, board-level and system-level test, memory test

ANALOG, MIXED-SIGNAL AND RF DESIGN

Design of analog, mixed-signal, and RF IP, high-speed wired and wireless communication interfaces, low-power analog and RF, memory design, standard cell design

Technology & Devices

Logic and Memory devices: Beyond CMOS devices, MOSFET-like structures with steep subthreshold slope, MOSFETs with high-mobility channel materials; Optimization of junctions and contacts; Fundamental understanding of non-volatile memory cells; Two-terminal selection devices for memory arrays; Revolutionary SRAM and DRAM replacement solutions; Simulation/modeling for processes, materials, phenomena, and devices Flexible and Organic Electronics: Materials and manufacturing processes for flexible electronics, Flexible transistors and ICs for logic computation, memory, displays, and analog and RF applications, Flexible sensors and actuators; reliability and thermal management of flexible electronics, Applications in displays, lighting, energy harvesting, storage, vehicular, robotics, wearable/implantable electronics. Photovoltaics Nano-electro-mechanical Systems and Sensors: Photovoltaics using Organic, Crystalline Silicon, Amorphous, Nanostructured, Silicon Film, and Thin Film. Characterization and control of PV systems, Nano/bio-sensing and robots, Nano materials for NEMS, Nano fluidics. Optoelectronics, Photonics and Compound Semiconductor Devices: Synthesis and characterization of carbon-based optical materials, 2-D materials beyond graphene, Linear and nonlinear optical spectroscopy of carbon-based and other 1-D and 2-D materials, Electronic and transport properties of ultrathin carbon films, Application of nanocarbon materials for lasing, Nanocarbon-based solar cells, Growth and related technologies, High-frequency and high-power devices, GaN and related semiconductors, Oxide semiconductors, Organic semiconductors and flexible materials​.

SYSTEM LEVEL DESIGN

System-level design methodologies, processor and memory design, multicore systems, GPU design, on-chip communication architectures and networks-on-chip, performance analysis, defect-tolerant architectures, machine learning), : Hardware/Software co-design, embedded SoC, embedded multi-core systems, board-level hardware, hardware platforms for Internet-of-Things (IoT) devices,Reconfigurable computing, FPGA architecture and FPGA circuit design, CAD for FPGA, FPGA prototyping, FPGA-based accelerators for cloud servers,Wireless sensor networks, low-power wireless systems, wireless protocols, wireless power delivery

Contact Us

Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, Tamilnadu. PIN-632014

Dr. S.Sivanantham
Dr. V.Arunachalam

Organising Chairs
Department of Micro & Nano Electronics
School of Electronics Engineering
VIT, Vellore

icmdcs2017@gmail.com