Muhammad Shafique

Muhammad Shafique
Univ.Prof. Dr.-Ing.
Phone +43 (1) 58801-18252
Fax +43 1 5880118297

Vienna University of Technology
Institute of Computer Engineering
Embedded Computing Systems
Treitlstraße 3, 1040 Wien, Österreich


Various topics in Machine Learning Hardware and Optimizations, Hardware Security, Reliability, and Energy Efficient Technologies are available. Key applications areas that we target are IoT and CPS with "Smart" prefix. Interested candidates should drop an email at "".

Master/Bachelor Theses (Some Examples of Open Topics)

  • Machine/Deep Learning on GPUs and FPGAs
  • Approximate Accelerators for Convolutional Neural Networks (CNNs)
  • Approximate Image Processing on FPGAs
  • Energy-Efficient Motion Tracking in Internet-of-Things
  • Statistical Quality Analysis in Approximate Computing
  • High-Level Synthesis for Approximate Computing
  • Fault-Tolerant Multi-Core Architectures 
  • Aging Modeling and Optimization of Multi-Cores
  • Energy-Efficiency for DRAM Memories
  • Hardware Trojan Detection and Mitigation
  • Game-Theoretic Resource Management in Many-Core Systems.