Call for Papers 24 North Atlantic Test Workshop May 11-13, 2015

General Chair
Paul Reuter – Mentor Graphics
Vice General Chair
Brion Keller – Cadence
Program Chair
Krishna Chakravadhanula – Cadence
Vice Program Chair
Nicola Nicolici – McMaster Univ.
Panel Chair & Tutorial Chair
Eugene Atwood - IBM
Zain Navabi – Worcester Polytechnic
Special Program Chair
Danella Zhao – Univ. Louisiana
Finance Chair
Ted Cooley – Cooley & Company
Registration Chair
Yu Huang – Mentor Graphics
Local Arrangements
Grace Tang – IEEE Binghamton
Publication Chair
Themistoklis Haniotakis – Southern
Illinois U.
Publicity Chair
Tian Xia – U. of Vermont
Web Master
Pascal Nsame – IBM Burlington
Fundraising & Industry Liaison
Shianling Wu – SynTest
IEEE Liaison
Jennifer Dworak - SMU
European Liaison
Claude Baron - INSA LAAS_CNRS
Program Committee
R. Dean Adams – Adams Intellex
V. Bertacco – U. Michigan
H. Bajwa – U. Conn.
N. Bidokhti – Cisco
D. Ghosh – Mediatek
D. Griffin – Intac International
B. Hecht – Analog Devices
M. Hsiao – Virginia Tech.
N. Jha – Princeton University
S. Kundu – UMASS Amherst
X. Lin – Mentor Graphics
C. Moore – Maxim
U. Moszkowicz – Mentor Graphics
S. Reddy – University of Iowa
J. Roehr – Texas Instruments
V. Singh – IIT - Bombay
M. Slamani – IBM
M. Tehranipoor – U. of Connecticut
X. Xiong – U. of Bridgeport
Steering Committee
Vishwani Agrawal – Auburn U.
Xinghao Chen – Boolean Dynamics
Jennifer Dworak – SMU
Martin Margala – UMASS Lowell
Pascal Nsame – IBM
Karen Panetta – Tufts University
Peilin Song – IBM
Call for Papers
Sponsored by the
24th North Atlantic Test Workshop IEEE Binghamton Section,
May 11-13, 2015
and in Cooperation with the
Traditions at the Glenn
IEEE Green Mountain
Resort and Conference Center
Johnson City, NY (Binghamton Area)
The IEEE North Atlantic Test Workshop provides a forum for discussions on the latest issues
relating to high quality, economical, and efficient test methodologies and designs. The 24th
NATW will feature a tutorial on Monday on the subject of verification. In addition to
traditional topics, the 24th NATW will feature a general theme of “Verification and
Reliability.” Major topics can include, but are not limited to:
Analog, Mixed Signal & RF Testing
Built-In Self-Test (BIST)
Board and Package Level Testing
Delay & Performance Testing
Design Verification/Validation
Diagnosis and Debug
Fault Modeling/Simulation
FPGA & Embedded Core Testing
IDDQ Testing
DFM, Defect Analysis & Defect-Based Testing
Multi-Chip Module Testing
Memory & MEMS Testing
Nanotechnology Testing
Online Testing
System-on-Chip (SOC) Test & Debug
Test Quality/System Reliability
Test Resource Partitioning
Testing for Soft Errors/Defects
The Program Committee invites authors to submit original, unpublished papers and panel
proposals. Submissions may be in terms of extended summaries or full papers. Detailed
instructions for submission can be found at the “Author Information and Paper Submission”
link Papers found suitable for archival publication will be recommended
by the program committee for submission to the “Journal of Electronic Testing: Theory and
Applications (JETTA),” published by Springer. In addition, publication in IEEE Explorer is
an option for authors who choose to do this.
Jake Karrfalt Best Student Paper Award
To encourage student participation in the testing research community, NATW has sessions
dedicated to student presentations and includes a Best Student Paper Award.
James Monzel Service Award: The award is issued to individuals for dedicated service to
NATW. The 2014 recipient was Vishwani D. Agrawal of Auburn U, and the 2013 recipient
was J.C. Lo of URI.
Important Dates: Submission – 02/23/2015 / Notification of acceptance – 04/6/2015
Submission of final papers – 04/27/2015 / Submission of PPT presentations – 05/4/2015
For general information, contact:
Paul Reuter
Mentor Graphics Corp.
300 Nickerson Road, Suite 200
Marlborough, MA 01752
Phone: (508) 303-5669
Email: [email protected]
For program information, contact:
Dr. Krishna Chakravadhanula,
Cadence Design Systems
1701 North Street, Bld 257-1
Endicott, NY 13760
Phone: (607) 762-1367
Email: [email protected]
Corporate/Academic Supporter packages available for 2015. Please see our website for more
details. Corporate/Academic Supporters for 2014 included: