Journal papers

  1. H. Shen, Y. Tan, J. Lu, Q. Wu and Qinru Qiu, “Achieving Autonomous Power Management Using Reinforcement Learning,”ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems, Vol. 18, Iss. 2, pp. 24032, March 2013.

  2. Y. Ge, Y. Zhang, P. Malani, Q. Wu and Qinru Qiu, “Low Power Task Scheduling and Mapping for Applications with Conditional Branches on Heterogeneous Multi-processor System,” Journal of Low Power Electronics, Vol.8, No. 5, pp. 535-551, December 2012.

  3. Qinru Qiu, Q. Wu, M. Bishop, R. Pino, and R. W. Linderman, “A Parallel Neuromorphic Text Recognition System and Its Implementation on a Heterogeneous High Performance Computing Cluster,” IEEE Transactions on Computers, Vol 62, No. 5, 2013.

  4. Y. H. Lu, Qinru Qiu, A. R. Butt and K. W. Cameron, “End-to-End Energy Management,” Computer, 44 (11), November 2011.

  5. S. Liu, J. Liu, Q. Wu and Qinru Qiu, “Harvesting-Aware Power Management for Real-Time Systems with Renewable Energy,”Vol. 20, Issue 8, pp. 1473 – 1486, IEEE Transactions on VLSI systems, 2012.

  6. Y. Ge, Q. Wu and Qinru Qiu, “A Multi-Agent Framework for Thermal Aware Task Migration in Many-core Systems,” IEEE Transactions on VLSI systems, Vol.8, No. 5, pp. 535-551, December 2012.

  7. Qinru Qiu, D. Burns, P. Mukre, and Q. Wu, “Hardware Acceleration of Multi-deme Genetic Algorithm for DNA Codeword Searching,” International Journal of Information Technology and Intelligent Computing, 2008.

  8. Qinru Qiu, P. Mukre, M. Bishop, D. Burns, and Q. Wu, “Hardware Acceleration for Thermodynamic Constrained DNA Code Generation,” Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 4848, 2007.

  9. Q. Wu, Qinru Qiu, M. Pedram, "Estimation of Peak Power Dissipation in VLSI Circuits Using the Limiting Distributions of Extreme Order Statistics," IEEE transactions on Computer Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, Vol. 20, No. 8, pp. 942-956, Aug. 2001.

  10.   Qinru Qiu, Q. Wu, M. Pedram, "Stochastic Modeling of a Power-Managed System: Construction and Optimization," IEEE transactions on Computer Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, Vol. 20, No. 10, pp. 1200-1217, Oct. 2001.

  11. X. Wu, Qinru Qiuand M. Pedram, "A Synthesis Methodology for ECL Circuits Based on Mixed Voltage-Current Representation," Journal of Electronics, Vol. 16, No. 4, pp. 359-366, Oct. 1999.

  12. Q. Wu, Qinru Qiu, M. Pedram, C. Ding, "Cycle-Accurate Macro-Models for RT-Level Power Analysis," IEEE Transactions on VLSI systems, Vol. 6, No. 4, pp. 520-528, Dec. 1998.

 Conference papers

  1. K. Ahmed, Qinru Qiu, P. Malani, M. Tamhankar, “Accelerating Pattern Matching in Neuromorphic Intelligent Text Recognition System Using Intel Xeon Phi Coprocessor,” to appear on Proc. International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), 2014.

  2. Q. Wu, B. Liu, Y. Chen, H. Li, Q. Chen and Qinru Qiu, “Bio-Inspired Computing with Resistive Memories – Models, Architectures and Applications,” to appear on Proc. Of International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), 2014.

  3. Q. Chen, Qinru Qiu, Q. Wu, M. Bishop and M. Barnell, “A Confabulation Model for Abnormal Vehicle Events Detection in Wide-Area Traffic Monitoring,”Proc. Of IEEE International Multi-Disciplinary Conference on Cognitive Methods in Situation Awareness and Decision Support (CogSIMA), March, 2014.

  4. H. Shen, Q. Chen and Qinru Qiu, “Battery Aware Stochastic QoS Boosting in Mobile Computing Devices,” to appear on Proc. Of Design, Automation and Test in Europe (DATE), March, 2014. (Acceptance Rate for short paper: 35%)

  5. H. Shen and Qinru Qiu, “Contention Aware Frequency Scaling on CMPs with Guaranteed Quality of Service,” to appear on Proc. Of Design, Automation and Test in Europe (DATE), March, 2014. (Acceptance Rate for regular paper: 23%)

  6. M. Hu, Y. Wang, Qinru Qiu, Y. Chen, H. Li, “The Stochastic Modeling of TiO2 Memristor and Its Usage in Neuromorphic System Design,” on Proc. Of Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC), January, 2014. (Acceptance rate: 31%)

  7. Q. Chen, Qinru Qiu, H. Li and Q. Wu, “A Neuromorphic Architecture for Anomaly Detection in Autonomous Large-Area Traffic Monitoring,” Proc. O International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD), Nov. 2013.

  8. Y. Zhang, Y. Ge and Qinru Qiu, “Improving Charging Efficiency with Wordload Scheduling in Energy Harvesting Embedded Systems,” Proc. Of Design Automation Conference (DAC), June, 2013. (162 papers accepted out of 747 submissions. 21.7% acceptance rate)

  9. H. Shen and Qinru Qiu, “User-Aware Energy Efficient Streaming Strategy for Smartphone Based Video Playback Applications,” Proc. Of 2013 Design, Automation & Test in Europe (DATE), March, 2013. (Acceptance Rate for short paper: 33%)

  10. Y. Ge, Y. Zhang and Qinru Qiu, “Improving Energy Efficiency for Energy Harvesting Embedded Systems,” Proc. Of Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASPDAC), Jan. 2013. (97 papers accepted out of 311 submissions. 31% acceptance rate)

  11. Y. Ge, Y. Zhang, Qinru Qiu and Y. Lu, “A Game Theoretic Resource Allocation for Overall Energy Minimization in Mobile Cloud Computing System,” Proc. Of 2012 International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED), August 2012. (Acceptance Rate: 31%)

  12. F. Yang, Qinru Qiu, M. Bishop, and Q. Wu, “Tag-assisted Sentence Confabulation for Intelligent Text Recognition,” Proc. Of Computational Intelligence for Security and Defense Applications (CISDA), May, 2012.

  13. H. Shen and Qinru Qiu, “Learning Based DVFS for Simultaneous Temperature, Performance and Energy Management,” Proc. of International Symposium on Quality Electronic Design (ISQED), March 2012.

  14. H. Shen and Qinru Qiu, “An FPGA-based Distributed Computing System with Power and Thermal Management Capabilities,” Proc. Of International Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN), August, 2011.

  15. J. Lu and Qinru Qiu, “Scheduling and mapping of periodic tasks on multi-core embedded systems with energy harvesting ,” Proc. Of International Green Computing Conference and Workshops (IGCC), July, 2011.

  16. Qinru Qiu, Q. Wu, and R. W. Linderman, “Unified Perception-Prediction Model for Context Aware Text Recognition on a Heterogeneous Many-Core Platform,” Proc. Of International Joint Conference on Neural Networks(IJCNN), July, 2011.

  17. Y. Ge and Qinru Qiu, “Dynamic Thermal Management for Multimedia Applications Using Machine Learning ,” Proc. Of Design Automation Conference (DAC) (156 papers accepted out of 690 submission. 23% acceptance rate), June, 2011.

  18. Qinru Qiu, Q. Wu, D. J. Burns, M. J. Moore, R. E. Pino, M. Bishop, and R. W. Linderman, "Confabulation Based Sentence Completion for Machine Reading," Proc. of IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (SSCI ), April, 2011.

  19. Qinru Qiu, Q. Wu, D. J. Burns, M. J. Moore, R. E. Pino, M. Bishop and R. W. Linderman, “A Neuromorphic Approach for Intelligent Text Recognition,” Proc. Of HPCMP User Group Conference , March, 2011.

  20. Y. Ge and Qinru Qiu, “Task Allocation for Minimum System Power in a Homogenous Multi-core Processor,” Proc. Of International green Computing (IGCC), August, 2010.

  21. J. Lu, S. Liu, Q. Wu and Qinru Qiu, “Accurate Modeling and Prediction of Energy Availability in Energy Harvesting Real-Time Embedded Systems,” Proc. Of International green Computing, August (IGCC), 2010.

  22. Y. Ge, P. Malani, and Qinru Qiu, “Distributed Task Migration for Thermal Management in Many-core Systems,” Proc. Of Design Automation Conference (DAC) (148 papers accepted out of 607 submission. 24% acceptance rate), June, 2010.

  23. W. Liu, Y. Tan and Qinru Qiu, “Enhanced Q-Learning Algorithm for Dynamic Power Management with Performance Constraint,”Proc. Of 2010 Design, Automation & Test in Europe (DATE) (Acceptance Rate: ~27%), March 2010.

  24. S. Liu, J. Zhang, Q. Wu, and Qinru Qiu, “Thermal-Aware Job Allocation and Scheduling for Three Dimensional Chip Multiprocessor,”Proc. of 2010 International Symposium on Quality Electronics Design (ISQED), March 2010.

  25. Y. Tan, W. Liu, Qinru Qiu, “Adaptive Power Management Using Reinforcement Learning,” Proc. Of 2009 International Conference on Computer Aided Design (ICCAD), November 2009. (115 papers accepted out of 438 submissions. 26% acceptance rate)

  26. S. Liu, Q. Wu and Qinru Qiu, “An Adaptive Scheduling and Voltage/Frequency Selection Algorithm for Real-time Energy Harvesting Systems,” Proc. Of 2009 Design Automation Conference (DAC), July 2009. (148 papers accepted out of 682 submissions. 22% acceptance rate)

  27. J. Zhang, Q. Wu and Qinru Qiu, “Bus Encoding for Simultaneous Delay and Energy Optimization,” Proc. Of 2008 International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED), August 2008.(72 papers accepted out of 208 submission. 35% acceptance rate)

  28. S. Liu, Qinru Qiu and Q. Wu, “A Probabilistic Technique for Full-chip Leakage Estimation,” Proc. Of 2008 International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED), August 2008.(72 papers accepted out of 208 submission. 35% acceptance rate)

  29. Q. Wu, P. Mukre, R. Linderman, T. Renz, D. Burns, M. Moore and Qinru Qiu, “Performance Optimization for Pattern Recognition using Associative Neural Memory,” Proc. Of 2008 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo (ICME), June 2008.

  30. Qinru Qiu, D. Burns, M. Moore, R. Linderman, T. Renz and Q. Wu, “Accelerating Cogent Confabulation: an Exploration in the Architecture Design Space,” Proc. Of 2008 International Joint Conference on Neural Networks and IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence (WCCI) , June 2008.

  31. P. Malani, P. Mukre, Qinru Qiu, Q. Wu, “Adaptive Scheduling and Voltage Scaling for Multiprocessor Real-time Applications with Non-deterministic Workload,Proc. of Design, Automation and Test in Europe (DATE), March 2008. (198 papers accepted out of 839 submissions. 23% acceptance rate)

  32. S. Liu, Q. Wu, Qinru Qiu, “Dynamic Voltage and Frequency Selection for Real-Time System with Energy Scavenging,” Proc. of Design, Automation and Test in Europe (DATE), March 2008. (198 papers accepted out of 839 submissions. 23% acceptance rate)

  33. Y. Tan, Qinru Qiu, "A Framework of Stochastic Power Management Using Hidden Markov Model," Proc. of Design, Automation and Test in Europe (DATE), March 2008. (198 papers accepted out of 839 submissions. 23% acceptance rate)

  34. P. Malani, P. Mukre, and Qinru Qiu, "Power Optimization for Conditional Task Graphs in DVS Enabled Multiprocessor Systems," Proc. of IFIP International Conference on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI-SoC), October 2007.

  35. Qinru Qiu, D. Burns, P. Mukre, and Q. Wu, "Hardware Acceleration of Multi-deme Genetic Algorithm for the Application of DNA Codeword Searching," Proc. of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO) , July 2007. (266 papers accepted out of 577 submissions. 46% acceptance rate)

  36. P. Malani, Y. Tan, and Qinru Qiu, "Resource-aware High Performance Scheduling for Embedded MPSoCs With the Application of MPEG Decoding," Proc. of International Conference on Multimedia & Expo (ICME), July 2007.

  37. Qinru Qiu, P. Mukre, M. Bishop, D. Burns, and Q. Wu, "Hardware Acceleration for Thermodynamic Constrained DNA Code Generation," Proc. of the 13th International Meeting on DNA Computing (DNA), June 2007.

  38. P. Malani, P. Mukre, Qinru Qiu, “Profile-Based Low Power Scheduling for Conditional Task Graph: A Communication Aware Approach,” Proc. of International Symposium of Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), May, 2007 (49% acceptance rate)

  39. Qinru Qiu, Y. Tan, and Q. Wu, “Stochastic Modeling and Optimization for Robust Power Management in a Partially Observable System,” Proc. of Design Automation and Test in Europe (DATE) , April, 2007. (208 papers accepted out of 933 submissions. 22% acceptance rate)

  40. Q. Wu, Qinru Qiu, D. Burns, M. Moor, “Architectural Design and Complexity Analysis of Large-Scale Cortical Simulation on a Hybrid Computing Platform,”, Proc. of Computational Intelligence for Security and Defense Applications (CISDA), April, 2007

  41. Qinru Qiu, D. Burns, and Q. Wu, “Hybrid Architecture for Accelerating DNA Codeword Library Searching,” Proc. of 2007 IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (CIBCB), April, 2007

  42. Qinru Qiu, D. Burns, Q. Wu, and D. Holzhauer "Lifetime Aware Resource Management for Sensor Network Using Distributed Genetic Algorithm," Proc. of International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED), October 2006. (75 papers accepted out of 214 submissions. 35% acceptance rate)

  43. Qinru Qiu, S. Liu, and Q. Wu "Task Merging for Dynamic Power Managment of Cyclic Applications in Real-Time Multiprocessor Systems," Proc. of International Conference on Computer Design (ICCD), October 2006. (72 papers accepted out of 231 submissions. 31% acceptance rate)

  44. A.R. Brahmbhatt, J. Zhang, Q Wu, and Qinru Qiu "Low-power Bus Encoding Using an Adaptive Hybrid Algorithm," Proc. of Design Automation Conference (DAC), July 2006. (209 papers accepted out of 865 submissions. 24% acceptance rate)

  45. Qinru Qiu, D. Burns, Q. Wu, and D. Holzhauer "Distributed Genetic Algorithm for Energy-Efficient Resource Management in Sensor Networks," Proc. of Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO) , July 2006. (205 papers accepted out of 466 submission. 46% acceptance rate)

  46. A.R. Brahmbhatt, J. zhang, Qinru Qiu, and Q. Wu, "Adaptive Low-Power Bus Encoding Based on Weighted Code Mapping," proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS) , May 2006. (1439 papers accepted out of 2429 submissions. 59% acceptance rate)

  47. Q. Wu, J. Zhang, and Qinru Qiu, "Design Considerations for Digital Circuits Using Organic Thin Film Transistors on a Flexible Substrate," proceedings of IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), May 2006. (1439 papers accepted out of 2429 submissions. 59% acceptance rate)

  48. Y. Tan, P. Malani, Qinru Qiu and Q. Wu, “Workload Prediction and Dynamic Voltage Scaling for MPEG Decoding,” proceedings of Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASPDAC), Jan. 2006. (135 papers accepted out of 432 submissions. 31% acceptance rate)

  49. L. Xie, P. Qiu, and Qinru Qiu, “Partitioned Bus Coding for Energy Reduction,” proceedings of Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASPDAC), Jan. 2005. (280 papers accepted out of 692 submissions, 40% acceptance rate)

  50. H. Su, P. Qiu, and Qinru Qiu, “ESACW: An Adaptive Algorithm For Transmission Power Reduction In Wireless Networks,” proceedings of International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED) , Aug. 2004. (70 papers accepted out of 204 submissions, 34% acceptance rate)

  51. Qinru Qiu, Q. Wu, and M. Pedram, “Dynamic Power Management in a Mobile Multimedia System with Guaranteed Quality-of-Service,” Proceedings of the Design Automation Conference (DAC), Jun. 2001. (160 papers accepted out of 410 submissions, 39% acceptance rate)

  52. Qinru Qiu, Q. Wu, and M. Pedram, “Dynamic Power Management of Complex Systems Using Generalized Stochastic Petri Nets,” Proceedings of the Design Automation Conference (DAC), Jun. 2000. (142 papers accepted out of 390 submissions, 36% acceptance rate)

  53. Q. Wu, Qinru Qiu and M. Pedram, "An Interleaved Dual-Battery Power Supply for Battery-Operated Electronics," Proceedings of Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASPDAC), Jan. 2000.

  54. Qinru Qiu, Q. Wu, and M. Pedram, "Stochastic Modeling of a Power-Managed System: Construction and Optimization," Proceedings of the International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED) , Aug. 1999.

  55. Qinru Qiu and M. Pedram, "Dynamic power management based on continuous-time Markov decision processes,"  Proceedings of 36th Design Automation Conference (DAC), Jun. 1999. (154 papers accepted out of 451 submissions, 34% acceptance rate)

  56. Qinru Qiu, Q. Wu, and M. Pedram, "Maximum Power Estimation Using the Limiting Distributions of Extreme Order Statistics," Proceedings of the Design Automation Conference (DAC) , Jun. 1998. (142 papers accepted out of 390 submissions, 36% acceptance rate)

  57. Qinru Qiu, Q. Wu, C. Ding, and M. Pedram, "Cycle-Accurate Macro-Models for RT-Level Power Analysis," Proceedings of the International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED) , Aug. 1997.