Three Duke papers were selected for honorable mention as IEEE micro top picks in computer architecture for 2016. There are 12 top picks and 12 honorable mentions from across a large number of conferences. The Duke papers are from Ben Lee’s and Alvin Lebeck’s research groups. The papers are:
Siyang Wang, Xiangyu Zhang, Yuxuan Li, Ramin Bashizade, Song Yang, Chris Dwyer, Alvin R. Lebeck, “Accelerating Markov Random Field Inference using Molecular Optical Gibbs Sampling Units,” Proc. 43rd International Symposium on Computer Architecture (ISCA), Seoul Korea, June 2016.
Tamara Lehman, Andrew Hilton, Benjamin Lee. "PoisonIvy: Safe speculation for secure memory," Proc. 49th International Symposium on Microarchitecture (MICRO), Taipei, Taiwan, October 2016.
Songchun Fan, Seyed Majid Zahedi, Benjamin Lee. "The computational sprinting game," Proc. 21st International Conference on Architectural Support for Programming Languages and Operating Systems (ASPLOS). Atlanta, GA, April 2016.