1996 Workshop on Post-Binary Ultra-Large Scale Integration

                          May 28, 1996

                        Room: "Aula Magna"
             Building: Faculty of Physics (2nd floor)
               University of Santiago de Campostela
                          South Campus
                  Santiago de Campostela, Spain

                         ADVANCE PROGRAM

10:30 - 10:35  Opening Remarks: T. Sasao

10:35 - 11:35  Session I: Invited Talk (Chair: D. M. Miller)
     Extensions of Decision Diagrams to the Word-Level
     Rolf Drechsler, Albert-Ludwigs-University, Germany

11:35 - 12:00  Refreshment break

12:00 - 13:30  Session II: Decision Diagrams I
               (Chair: C. Moraga)
     Complex Spectral Decision Diagrams
     Bogdan J. Falkowski, Nanyang Technological University,

     Fourier Decision Diagrams for Optimization of Discrete
     Function Representations
     Radomir Stankovic, Brace Taskovica, Yugoslavia.

     On Using Decision Diagrams to compute Logic and
     Arithmetic Polynomial Forms for Incompletely
     Specified MVL Functions
     V.Shmerko, S.Yanushkevich, Insititute of Computer
     Science, Szczecin, Poland

13:30 - 15:00  Lunch

15:00 - 16:30  Session III: Decision Diagrams II
            (Chair T. Sasao)

     Exact Minimization of Networks with Complex Gates using
     Terminal Suppressed Binary Decision Diagrams and
     Dissected Pairs
     Marek Perkowski, Portland State University, U.S.A.

     Using Decision Diagrams to Design ULMs for FPGAs
     Zeljko Zilic, University of Toronto, Canada

     A Note on Symbolic Simulation using Decision Diagrams
     Rolf Drechsler, Andreas Hett, Bernd Becker,
     Albert-Ludwigs-University, Germany

16:30 - 16:45  Refreshment Break

16:45 - 18:00  Session IV:
     Panel: Architectural and Nano-electronics Strategies
     for 2D and 3D ULSI Signal Processing
     Organizer: Lutz J. Micheel
     Gary Frazier, Corporate R&D, Texas Instruments, Dallas
     Takahiro Hanyu, Tohoku University, Sendai
     Hans Hartnagel, Institute of Technology, Darmstadt
     Gernot Pomrenke, Advanced Research Projects Agency,
                                Arlington, Virginia
     Takao Waho, NTT LSI Laboratories, Atsugi

18:00  Closing Remarks: T. Sasao