NASA Office of Logic Design

NASA Office of Logic Design

A scientific study of the problems of digital engineering for space flight systems,
with a view to their practical solution.


Schedule for the

2005 MAPLD International Conference

Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
Washington, D.C.

September 7-9, 2005


Schedule in .doc format

Conference Main Sessions and Invited Talks
   * Wednesday, September 7, 2005
   * Thursday, September 8, 2005
   * Friday, September 9, 2005

Birds of a Feather Sessions

Breakout Rooms
   * Utilization
   * Contact me if you wish to reserve space in a room.


Wednesday, September 7, 2005

 9:00 am: "Welcome to MAPLD"
 9:15 am: A: Applications: Military & Aerospace I

          Keynote: "NESC Safety and Mission Success through Engineering Excellence"
         
Ralph R. Roe, NASA Engineering and Safety Center (NESC) -- Abstract
10:15 am: Break in the Atrium Ballroom
10:50 am: A: Applications: Military & Aerospace I (cont'd)
12:00 pm: Exhibits Open
12:20 pm: Lunch In The Atrium Ballroom - Asian Adventure
 1:50 pm: B: Logic Design and Processors
 3:30 pm: Break in the Atrium Hall
 4:05 pm: Birds of a Feather Session I
          Note: BOF-S (NESC and Software) will start at 3:30 pm
 5:35 pm: B: Logic Design and Processors (cont'd)
 7:15 pm: End of Day 1

Thursday, September 8, 2005

 8:00 am: C: Reconfigurable Computing, Evolvable Hardware, and Security
 9:40 am: Break in the Atrium Hall
10:15 am: C: Reconfigurable Computing, Evolvable Hardware, and Security (cont'd)
11:55 am: Lunch In The Atrium Ballroom - Taste of the Mediterranean
 1:30 pm: D: Reliability
          Invited History Talk: "Hubble Space Telescope"
         
Steven Beckwith, Space Telescope Science Institute
 3:35 pm: Break in the Atrium Hall and Exhibits
 4:30 pm: Birds of a Feather Session 2
 6:00 pm: Dinner Banquet and Panel Session  - "Why Are Space Stations So Hard?"
          Music by Swing'N on a Star - (sample)
 9:00 pm: End of Day 2

Friday, September 9, 2005

 8:00 am: E: Radiation and Mitigation Techniques
 9:15 am: Break in the Amphitheater Pre-Function Area AND POSTER SESSION
10:45 am: E: Radiation and Mitigation Techniques (cont'd)
12:00 pm: Exhibits Close
12:00 pm: Lunch In The Atrium "Rocket Park" - Executive Deli
 1:30 pm: F: Applications: Military & Aerospace II
          Invited Mishap Talk: "Computer Overload and The Apollo 11 Lunar Landing,
          An Insider's View"
         
Jack Garman, LMIT/JSC/MSC
 3:35 pm: Break in the Atrium "Rocket Park"
 4:00 pm: F: Applications: Military & Aerospace II (cont'd)
 5:15 pm: Conference Ends


Birds of a Feather Sessions

BOF Workshop Assignment
WS-G: Digital Engineering and Computer Design - A Retrospective and Lessons Learned for Today's Engineers Hemisphere A
BOF-H:   Reconfigurable Computing Hemisphere A
BOF-J: PLD Failures, Analyses, and the Impact on Systems Amphitheater
BOF-L: Mitigation Methods for Reprogrammable Logic in the Space Radiation Environment Hemisphere B (note 4)
WS-M: Low Power Design
WS-S: NESC and Software Meridian C
WS-W: Verification of Large Designs and Related Design Methodologies Continental B

BOF Notes

  1. Session 1: Wednesday, 4:05 to 5:35 pm
    WS-S (NESC and Software) will start at 3:50 pm
  2. Session 2: Thursday,  4:30 to 6:00 pm
  3. WS-G: Digital Engineering and Computer Design - A Retrospective and Lessons Learned for Today's Engineers will start Friday at 9 am and run concurrently with the main session.
  4. BOF-L will comprise the full Session 1 and the first thirty minutes of Session 2 WS-M: Low Power Design will be held on Thursday, from 5:00 to 6:00 pm.

Breakout Room Utilization
Contact me if you wish to reserve space in a room.

  Hemi A Hemi B Continental B Meridian C

Wednesday, September 7, 2005

9:00 to 4:00

BOS-K: NESC SPRT (Kichak)

     

 4:00 to 5:35

BOF-H BOF-L WS-W WS-S
 

Thursday, September 8, 2005

Open

    Not Available
until 2:30
Not available
10:00 to 12:00 rk  

2:45 to 4:30

  BOS-L: V2Pro
Dose Rate
Working
Group (LaBel)

4:15 to 6:00

BOF-H BOF-L/WS-M WS-W
 

Friday, September 9, 2005

9 to 12:00

WS-G
(full day)

BOS-O: OpenFPGA (Olaf)

Not Available

Not Available

Open  
   

Notes

  • No Oral Presentations will be given while "Birds of a Feather" (BOF) sessions in progress.
  • Breakout sessions (BOS) are shown above in italics and may overlap Oral Presentations.


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