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.

2005 MAPLD International Conference

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

September 7-9, 2005

Session E: Radiation and Mitigation Techniques
(Friday morning, September 9)


Gary M. Swift of the Jet Propulsion LaboratoryMassimo Violante, Politecnico di Torino - DAUIN, Torino, Italy
Session Chairs:
Gary M. Swift, Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Massimo Violante, Politecnico di Torino - DAUIN, Torino, Italy

8:00 AM  

Submission 202
"Improving FPGA Design Robustness with Partial TMR"
Brian Pratt1, D. Eric Johnson1, Michael J. Wirthlin1, Michael Caffrey2, Keith Morgan1,2, and Paul Graham2
1Brigham Young University
2Los Alamos National Labs
Abstract: pratt_a.pdf
Presentation: pratt_p.ppt
Paper: pratt_paper.pdf

8:25 AM   Submission 205
"Comparison of the Proton SEU Performance of the Microblaze and the Leon2 Soft Core Processor as implemented on a Xilinx Virtex-II SRAM based FPGA"
Dave M. Hiemstra, Fayez Chayab, and Kristopher Bates
MDA Space Missions
Abstract: hiemstra_a.html
Presentation: hiemstra_p.ppt
8:50 AM   Submission 134
"Radiation Hardened FPGA Technology"
Leonard Rockett1, Dinu Patel1, Steven Danziger1, Balwinder Sujlana1,Les Palkuti2, John McCollum3, J.J. Wang3, Brian Cronquist3, and Frank Hawley3
2Defense Threat Reduction Agency
3Actel Corporation
Abstract: rockett_a.html
Presentation: rockett_p.ppt
9:15 AM   Break in the Amphitheater Pre-Function Area and  Poster Session
10:45 AM   Submission 238
"Single Event Effects Mitigation of a Soft Embedded Processor in the Virtex-II FPGAs"
Sana Rezgui
1, Jeffrey George2, Gary Swift3, Kevin Somervill4, and Carl Carmichael1
Xilinx, Inc.
2The Aerospace Corporation
Jet Propulsion Laboratory / Caltech
NASA Langley
Abstract: rezgui_a.html

Presentation: rezgui_p.ppt
11:10 AM   Submission 240
"Total Ionizing Dose Effect on Programmable Input Configurations"
J.J. Wang, R. Chan, G. Kuganesan, B. Cronquist, and J. McCollum
Actel Corporation
Abstract: wang_a.doc
Presentation: wang_p.ppt
11:35 AM  

Submission 155 (Session E)
"Radiation-Induced Multi-bit Upsets in Xilinx SRAM-Based FPGAs"
Paul Graham1, Heather Quinn1, Jim Krone1, Michael Caffrey1, Sana Rezgui2 and Carl Carmichael2
Los Alamos National Laboratory
2Xilinx Corporation
Abstract: graham_a.html
Presentation: graham_p.pdf
Paper: quinn_paper.pdf

12:00 PM  

Lunch In The Atrium "Rocket Park" - Executive Deli

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