Muhammad Shafique

Muhammad Shafique
Univ.Prof. Dr.-Ing.
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Vienna University of Technology
Department of Computer Engineering
Embedded Computing Systems
Treitlstrasse 3, 2nd floor, 1040 Wien, Austria

 

Career Awards and Educational Achievements

  • ACM/SIGDA Outstanding New Faculty Award 2015 for demonstrating an outstanding potential as a lead researcher and educator in the field of electronic design automation and embedded systems.

  • Best Elective Lecture Award (based on the teaching evaluation) for the lecture “Embedded Systems for Multimedia and Image Processing” in SS 2014 at KIT, Germany, July 2015.

  • Ph.D. with magna cum laude

  • Best Master Thesis Award

  • 1st Position Holder in M.Sc. Information Technology with 2 Gold Medals

  • 1st Position Holder in B.Sc. Engineering with 4 Gold Medals

Best Paper Awards and Nominations

  • DAC 2017 Best Paper Award Nomination for the paper “Low-overhead Aging-aware Resource Management on Embedded GPUs” in ACM/EDAC/IEEE 54th Design Automation Conference, June 2017.

  • Two DATE 2017 Best Paper Award Nomination for the papers “Scalable Probabilistic Power Budgeting for Many-Cores” and “Embracing Approximate Computing for Energy-Efficient Motion Estimation in High Efficiency Video Coding” in ACM/IEEE Design Automation and Test in Europe Conference, March 2017.

  • IEEE Transactions on Computers “Feature Paper of the Month” Award for the January 2017 for the paper “Thermal safe power (TSP): Efficient power budgeting for heterogeneous manycore systems in dark silicon”.

  • DAC 2016 Best Paper Award Nomination for the paper “Improving Mobile Gaming Performance through Cooperative CPU-GPU Thermal Management” in ACM/EDAC/IEEE 53rd Design Automation Conference, June 2016.

  • IEEE Transactions on Computers “Feature Paper of the Month” Award for the November 2016 for the paper “Scalable Power Management for On-Chip Systems with Malleable Applications”.

  • CODES+ISSS 2015 Best Paper Award for the paper “R2Cache: Reliability-Aware Reconfigurable Last-Level Cache Architecture for Multi-Cores” in IEEE International Conference on Hardware-Software Codesign and System Synthesis, 2015.

  • CODES+ISSS 2014 Best Paper Award for the paper “TSP: Thermal Safe Power – Efficient Power Budgeting for Many-Core Systems in Dark Silicon” in IEEE International Conference on Hardware-Software Codesign and System Synthesis, 2014.

  • DAC 2014 Designer Track Best Poster Award for “Application-Specific Hierarchical Power Management for Multicast High Efficiency Video Coding” in ACM/EDAC/IEEE 51st Design Automation Conference, 2014.

  • CODES+ISSS 2011 Best Paper Award for the paper “Reliable Software for Unreliable Hardware: Embedded Code Generation aiming at Reliability” in IEEE International Conference on Hardware-Software Codesign and System Synthesis, 2011.

  • MaXentric Technologies AHS 2011 Best Paper Award for the paper “Concepts, Architectures, and Run-time Systems for Efficient and Adaptive Reconfigurable Processors” in NASA/ESA 6th Conference on Adaptive Hardware and Systems, 2011.

  • ICCAD 2010 Best Paper Candidate for the paper “Selective Instruction Set Muting for Energy-Aware Adaptive Processors”, in IEEE/ACM International Conference on Computer-Aided Design, 2010.

  • DATE 2008 Best Paper Award for the paper “Run-time System for an Extensible Embedded Processor with Dynamic Instruction Set”, in IEEE/ACM Design Automation and Test in Europe Conference, 2008.

  • 30 HiPEAC Paper Awards by the European Network of Excellence on High Performance and Embedded Architecture and Compilation for my papers at DAC and FCCM between 2017 and 2008.

Student Awards

(Received by Ph.D./Master Students and Team Members under my supervision)

  • Richard Newton Young Student Fellow Award at DAC 2015 (Semeen Rehman).

  • EDAA/ACM SIGDA PhD Forum Best Poster Award at DATE 2015: Hardware-Software Co-Design for Next Generation Dark Silicon Multimedia Systems (Muhammad Usman Karim Khan).

  • ACM SIGBED "Paul Caspi Memorial Dissertation Award" 2017 and Summa cum Laude by Santiago Pagani for his Thesis: Power, Energy, and Thermal Management for Clustered Manycores.

  • Hermann-Billing-Preis 2012 for Best Master Thesis: Analysis and Design of Hybrid Hardware/Software Reliability Techniques for Embedded Processors (Florian Kriebel).

  • Forschungszentrum Informatik Award for Best Master Thesis: Development of a Power-Aware Rate Controller for H.264 Video Encoder (Bastian Molkenthin).

  • Best Master Thesis Award: Resolution Enhancement of Compressed Videos Sequences using Super-Resolution Algorithms (Hasan Aslam).

  • Three Research Student Awards (RSA) by Semeen Rehman, Duo Sun, and Fellipe Lima in Summer Semester 2012.