Call for Papers


July 14-17, 2008
Monte Carlo Resort, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

a part of

The 2008 World Congress in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, and Applied Computing (WORLDCOMP’08)

Late CFP Deadline: June 3, 2008

NOTE !!!

Call for Late Papers, Posters, Student Papers and Demos/Exhibitions

Submissions accepted in a poster format, visit Submission.

If accepted, papers will be published in the Final Edition of the ERSA'08 Conference Proceedings which will go to press soon after the conference.

It is the Final Edition of the proceedings which will be sent to libraries, marketed, sent for indexing consideration, ...

If you make you submission during April, the paper will appear conference time edition of proceedings.

Proposals for Technical Sessions, Tutorials, Demos/Exhibs, Sponsorships

ERSA conference focuses on different approaches in engineering of reconfigurable systems: in hardware design and in implementing of algorithms; including theory, architecture, algorithms, design systems and applications that demonstrate the benefits of reconfigurable computing.

Hot Topics

  1. Reconfigurable Hardware Architecture
  2. Runtime Resource Management of Reconfigurable Hardware
  3. Embedded Multiprocessors
  4. Energy-Efficient Reconfigurable Mobile Systems
  5. Reconfigurable Supercomputing
  6. Secure Processing Platforms
  7. Emerging Applications

Invited Talks

  1. Multicore Devices: The New Generation of Reconfigurable Architectures
    Dr. Steven A Guccione, Cmpware, Inc., USA
  2. The GOmputer Project: Accelerating GO with FPGAs
    Prof. Marco Platzner, Univ. of Paderborn, Germany
  3. Reconfigurable Mesh Techniques and Applications
    Prof. Jerry Trahan, Louisiana State University, USA
  4. Cellular Automata Architectures
    Greg Leeming, Microelectronics Advanced Research Corporation, USA
    Ralph Cavin, Semiconductor Research Corporation, USA
    Kosmas Galatsis, UCLA, USA
  5. On FPGA Design With Self-Checking And Fault Tolerance Capability
    Prof. Parag K. Lala, Texas A&M Univ.-Texarkana, USA

Technical Sessions

  1. Reconfigurable Computing for Space Based Applications
    Dr Aravind R Dasu, Utah State University, USA
  2. Reconfigurable System Design Tools
    Dr. Khaled Benkrid, University of Edinburgh, UK
  3. Multi-Context Devices and Applications
    Dr. Minoru Watanabe, Shizuoka University, Japan
  4. Reconfigurable Hardware for Speeding up Java Programs
    Dr. Darrin M. Hanna, Oakland University, USA
  5. Next Generation Research Challenges in Reconfigurable Computing
    Prof. David Andrews, University of Kansas, USA
  6. Partial Reconfiguration
  7. Image/Video Coding Acceleration with Reprogrammable Logic Devices
    Dr. Jooheung Lee, University of Central Florida, USA
  8. TBA

Panel Discussion Sessions

  1. Next Generation Research Challenges in Reconfigurable Computing
    Prof. David Andrews, University of Kansas, USA
    Follows after respective Technical Session

Proposals for Technical Sessions

The aim of technical sessions is to concentrate on the specific topics of a general interest. The proposals for technical sessions may be submitted at any time before the general submission deadline for conference papers. Once the technical session is accepted, it will be listed on the ERSA website and the submission is open for everybody.

For more information, visit "Submission -> Technical Sessions"

If you are interested in organizing a Technical Session, contact with ERSA Chairman Toomas Plaks

Proposals for Demos/Exhibs

ERSA provides flexible arrangements for Industrial Sponsors for Demos, Exhibitions, Presentations and Tutorials etc.

For more information, visit "Submission -> Sponsors"

Interested parties should contact ERSA Chairman Toomas Plaks

Important Dates

Full papers: !!! Extended Deadline !!! March 23, 2008
Notification of acceptance: April 17, 2008
Camera-ready papers and registration:     May 3, 2008
Conference: July 14--17, 2008

Conference Chair
Dr Toomas P Plaks

Conference Chair
Dr Toomas P Plaks

Contact the Chair