Keynote Speaker

Keynote Speaker 1:

Prof. Dong Xiang


School of Software, Tsinghua University


Dong Xiang received the BS and MS degrees in computer science from Chongqing University, in 1987 and 1990, respectively, and the PhD degree in computer engineering from the Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, in 1993. He visited Concordia University, Montreal, Canada, as a postdoctoral researcher from 1994 to 1995 and the University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign from 1995 to 1996. He also visited Nara Institute of Science and Technology as a JSPS invitation fellow from Apr. to Sept., 2003. He was with the Institute of Microelectronics from Oct., 1996 to March 2003 as an associate professor. He is in the School of Software, Tsinghua University as a Professor. He got a National Outstanding Young Scientist Award from National Science Foundation of China in 2004. His research interests include design and test of digital systems, including design for testability, testing, test pattern generation, testability analysis, and built-in self-test, fault-tolerant computing, distributed/ parallel computing, interconnection networks, and networks-on-chip. He is a senior member of the IEEE and the China Computer Federation, and a member of the ACM.

Plenary Speaker 1:

Dr. Debabrata Samanta

Assistant Professor

Department of Computer Science

CHRIST (Deemed to be University), Bangalore, India