A. Picciau. Concurrency and data locality for sparse linear algebra on modern processors. PhD thesis. August 2017. Supervised by Prof. G.A. Constantinides and Dr. E.C. Kerrigan. [PDF]

A. Picciau, G.E. Inggs, J. Wickerson, E.C. Kerrigan, and G.A. Constantinides. Bancing locality and concurrency: solving sparse triangular systems on GPUs. In Proceedings of the 23rd Annual International Conference on High Performance Computing (HiPC), December 2016. [PDF]

E.C. Kerrigan, G.A. Constantinides, A. Suardi, A. Picciau, and B. Khusainov. Computer architectures to close the loop in real-time optimization. In Proceedings of the 54th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), December 2015. [PDF]

A. Congiu, M. Barbaro, A. Picciau, E. Bodano, and D. Hammerschmidt. Prototype of a novel steady-state load identification technique for digitally controlled DC-DC power supplies. In Proceedings of the Conference on Design and Architectures for Signal and Image Processing (DASIP), October 2013. [IEEE website]

A. Congiu, A. Picciau, M. Barbaro, and E. Bodano. Scalable hybrid CORDIC-LUT architectures for CG-FFT processors. In Proceedings of the 9th Conference on Ph.D. Research in Microelectronics and Electronics (PRIME), June 2013. [IEEE website]