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John (Jack) Sampson

Assistant Professor

Dorothy Quiggle Faculty Development Assistant Professorship

Contact information:
Email - [lastname]@cse.psu.edu
Office - 354E Information Sciences and Technology Building
    University Park, PA 16802
Phone - Ext. 57496
CSE Department, School of EECS, College of Engineering, PSU


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ACCEPTED


C/32 2016 IJCNN PSU LATTE: Low-power Audio Transform with TrueNorth Ecosystem
Wei-Yu Tsai, Davis Barch, Andrew Cassidy, Michael DeBole, Alexander Andreopoulos, Bryan Jackson, Myron Flickner, Dharmendra Modha, Jack Sampson, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
C/31 2016 ISVLSI PSU Device-Circuit Co-Design of FEFET Based Logic for Low Voltage Processors
Sumitha George, Ahmedullah Aziz, Xueqing Li, Moon Seok Kim, Suman Datta, John Sampson, Sumeet Gupta, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
C/30 2016 ISCA PSU LAP: Loop-Block Aware Inclusion Properties for Energy-Efficient Asymmetric Last Level Caches
Hsiang-Yun Cheng, Jishen Zhao, Jack Sampson, Mary Jane Irwin, Aamer Jaleel, Yu Lu, Yuan Xie
C/29 2016 DAC PSU Nonvolatile Memory Design Based on Ferroelectric FETs
Sumitha George, Kaisheng Ma, Ahmedullah Aziz, Xueqing Li, John Sampson, Asif Khan, Sayeef Salahuddin, Meng-Fan Chang, Suman Datta, Sumeet Gupta, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
J/9 2016 IEEE Micro PSU Nonvolatile Processor Architectures: Efficient, Reliable Progress with Unstable Power
Kaisheng Ma, Xueqing Li, Karthik Swaminathan, Yang Zheng, Shuangchen Li, Yongpan Liu, Yuan Xie, John (Jack) Sampson, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
J/8 2016 ACM JETC PSU Comparative Area and Parasitics Analysis in FinFET and Heterojunction Vertical TFET Standard Cells
Moon Seok Kim, William Cane-Wissing, Xueqing Li, John Sampson, Suman Datta, Sumeet K. Gupta, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
J/7 2016 IEEE TMSCS PSU Enabling new computation paradigms with Hyper-FET - an emerging device
Wei-Yu Tsai, Xueqing Li, Matthew Jerry, Baihua Xie, Nikhil Shukla, Huichu Liu, Nandhini Chandramoorthy, Matthew Cotter, Arijit Raychowdhury, Donald M. Chiarulli, Steven P. Levitan, Suman Datta, John Sampson, Nagarajan Ranganathan, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
J/6 2016 IEEE TVLSI PSU A Saliency-Driven LCD Power Management System
Yang Xiao, Siddharth Advani, Donghwa Shin, Naehyuck Chang, John Sampson Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
J/5 2016 IEEE TVLSI PSU Exploration of low-power high-SFDR current-steering D/A converter design using steep-slope Heterojunction Tunnel FETs
Moon Seok Kim, Xueqing Li, Huichu Liu, John Sampson, Suman Datta, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan


PUBLISHED


Ci/10 2015 ICCAD PSU Dynamic Machine Learning Based Matching of Nonvolatile Processor Microarchitecture to Harvested Energy Profile
Kaisheng Ma, Xueqing Li, Yongpan Liu, John Sampson, Yuan Xie, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
Google-Scholar
Ci/9 2015 NVMTS PSU Nonvolatile Processor Optimization for Ambient Energy Harvesting Scenarios
Kaisheng Ma, Xueqing Li, John Sampson, Yuan Xie, Yongpan Liu, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
Google-Scholar
C/28 2015 ESTIMedia PSU Visual Co-occurrence Network : Using Context for Large-scale Object Recognition in Retail
Siddharth Advani, Brigid Smith, Yasuki Tanabe, Matthew Cotter, Kevin Irick, Jack Sampson, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
Google-Sholar
Ci/8 2015 CASES PSU Cognitive Cameras: Assistive Vision Systems
Kevin M. Irick, Peter A. Zientara, Jack Sampson, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
Google-Scholar
C/27 2015 FPL PSU A Scalable Architecture for Multi-Class Visual Object Detection
Siddharth Advani, Yasuki Tanabe, Kevin Irick, Jack Sampson, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
Google-Scholar
J/4 2015 IEEE Micro PSU Nonvolatile Processor Architecture Exploration for Energy Harvesting Applications
Kaisheng Ma, Xueqing Li, Shuangchen Li, Jack Sampson, Yuan Xie, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
Google-Scholar
J/3 2015 ACM TACO PSU EECache: A Comprehensive Study on the Architectural Design for Energy-Efficient Last-Level Caches in Chip Multiprocessors
Hsiang-Yun Cheng, Matt Poremba, Narges Shahidi, Ivan Stalev, Mary Jane Irwin, Mahmut Kandemir, Jack Sampson, Yuan Xie
Google-Scholar
C/26 2015 ISVLSI PSU Using Multiple-Input NEMS for Parallel A/D Conversion and Image Processing
Kaisheng Ma, Nandhini Chandramoorthy, Xueqing Li, Sumeet Gupta, Jack Sampson, Yuan Xie, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
Google-Scholar
C/25 2015 ISVLSI PSU Comparing Energy, Area, Delay Tradeoffs in Going Vertical with CMOS and Asymmetric HTFETs
Moon Seok Kim, William Cane-Wissing, Jack Sampson, Suman Datta, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan, Sumeet Kumar Gupta
Google-Scholar
Ci/7 2015 DAC PSU Core vs. Uncore: The Heart of Darkness
Hsiang-Yun Cheng, Jia Zhan, Jishen Zhao, Yuan Xie, Jack Sampson, Mary Jane Irwin
Google-Scholar
Ci/6 2015 DAC PSU Ambient Energy Harvesting Nonvolatile Processors: From Circuit to System
Yongpan Liu, Meng-Fan Chang, Zewei Li, Hehe Li, Yiqun Wang, John Sampson, Xueqing Li, Yuan Xie, Jiwu Shu, Kaisheng Ma, Huazhong Yang, Shuangchen Li
Google-Scholar
W/4 2015 NVM Workshop PSU Energy-Efficient Inclusion Properties for STT-RAM Last-Level Caches Hsiang-Yun Cheng, Matt Poremba, Ivan Stalev, Yuan Xie, Jack Sampson, Mary Jane Irwin
C/24 2015 HPCA PSU Architecture exploration for ambient energy harvesting nonvolatile processors
Kaisheng Ma, Yang Zheng, Shuangchen Li, Karthik Swaminathan, Xueqing Li, Yongpan Liu, Jack Sampson, Yuan Xie, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
[Best Paper Award]
Google-Scholar
C/23 2015 HPCA PSU Exploring architectural heterogeneity in intelligent vision systems
Nandhini Chandramoorthy, Giuseppe Tagliavini, Kevin M. Irick, Antonio Pullini, Siddharth Advani, Sulaiman Al Habsi, Matthew Cotter, John Sampson, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan, Luca Benini
Google-Scholar
W/3 2015 SCAW PSU Using a Visual Co-occurrence Network (VICONET) for Large-scale Object Classification
Brigid Smith, Siddharth Advani, Matthew Cotter, Kevin Irick, Jack Sampson, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
C/22 2015 VLSID PSU Thermal-aware application scheduling on device-heterogeneous embedded architectures
Karthik Swaminathan, Jagadish Kotra, Huichu Liu, Jack Sampson, Mahmut Kandemir, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
Google-Scholar
Ci/5 2014 IEEE GlobalSIP PSU Data Driven Adaptation for QoS Aware Embedded Vision Systems
Chris S. Lee, Kevin M. Irick, Jack Sampson, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
Google-Scholar
Ci/4 2014 ICCAD PSU A Hardware Accelerated Multilevel Visual Classifier for Embedded Visual-Assist Systems
Matthew Cotter, Siddharth Advani, Jack Sampson, Kevin Irick, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
Google-Scholar
C/21 2014 ICCD PSU Refresh Enabled Video Analytics (REVA): Implications on Power and Performance of DRAM Supported Embedded Visual Systems
Siddharth Advani, Nandhini Chandramoorthy, Karthik Swaminathan, Kevin Irick, Yong Cheol Peter Cho, Jack Sampson, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
Google-Scholar
C/20 2014 ICCD PSU Exploiting Natural Redundancy in Visual Information
Chris Lee, Kevin Irick, Jack Sampson, Chuanjun Zhang, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
Google-Scholar
C/19 2014 ISLPED PSU EECache: Exploiting Design Choices in Energy-Efficient Last-Level Caches for Chip Multiprocessors
Hsiang-Yun Cheng, Matthew Poremba, Narges Shahidi, Ivan Stalev, Mary Jane Irwin, Mahmut Kandemir, John Sampson, Yuan Xie
Google-Scholar
J/2 2014 ACM TECS UCSD/ PSU Exploring Energy Scalability in Coprocessor-Dominated Architectures for Dark Silicon
Qiaoshi Zheng, Nathan Goulding-Hotta, Scott Ricketts, Steven Swanson, Michael Bedford Taylor, Jack Sampson
Google-Scholar
C/18 2014 ISCA PSU An Examination of the Architecture and System-level Tradeoffs of Employing Steep Slope Devices in 3D CMPs
Karthik Swaminathan, Huichu Liu, Jack Sampson, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
Google-Scholar
Ci/3 2014 DAC PSU Steep Slope Devices: Enabling New Architectural Paradigms
Karthik Swaminathan, Huichu Liu, Xueqing Li, Moon Seok Kim, Jack Sampson, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
Google-Scholar
C/17 2014 GLSVLSI PSU A task-oriented Vision System
Yang Xiao, Kevin Irick, Jack Sampson, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan, Chuanjun Zhang
Google-Scholar
Ci/2 2014 DATE PSU Modeling Steep Slope Devices: From Circuits to Architectures
Karthik Swaminathan, Moon Seok Kim, Nandhini Chandramoorthy, Behnam Sedighi, Robert Perricone, Jack Sampson, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan
Google-Scholar
C/16 2014 ISPASS UCSD Quality Time: A Simple Online Technique for Quantifying Multicore Execution Efficiency
Anshuman Gupta, Jack Sampson, Michael Bedford Taylor
Google-Scholar
C/15 2013 ICCD UCSD DR-SNUCA: An Energy-Scalable Dynamically Partitioned Cache
Anshuman Gupta, Jack Sampson, Michael Bedford Taylor
Google-Scholar
C/14 2013 SAMOS UCSD Time Cube: A Manycore Embedded Processor with Interference-Agnostic Progress Tracking
Anshuman Gupta, Jack Sampson, Michael Bedford Taylor
Google-Scholar
C/13 2012 ISCA UCSD Managing Distributed UPS Energy for Effective Power Capping in Data Centers
Vasileios Kontorinis, L.Zhang, B.Aksanli, Jack Sampson, Houman Homayoun, Eddie Pettis, Tajana Rosing, Dean Tullsen.
Google-Scholar
W/2 2012 The 1st Dark Silicon Workshop UCSD SiChrome: Mobile Web Browsing in Hardware to Save Energy.
Vikram Bhatt, Nathan Goulding-Hotta, Qiaoshi Zheng, Jack Sampson, Steven Swanson, Michael Bedford Taylor
TR/4 2012 UCSD Tech Report UCSD Battery Provisioning and Associated Costs for Data Center Power Capping
Vasileios Kontorinis, Jack Sampson, Liuyi Eric Zhang, Baris Aksanli, Houman Homayoun, Tajana S Rosing, Dean Michael Tullsen
Google-Scholar
Ci/1 2012 ASP-DAC UCSD GreenDroid: An Architecture for the Dark Silicon Age
Nathan Goulding-Hotta, Jack Sampson, Qiaoshi Zheng, Vikram Bhatt, Joe Auricchio, Steven Swanson, Michael Bedford Taylor
Google-Scholar
C/12 2011 MICRO UCSD QsCores: Configurable Co-processors to Trade Dark Silicon for Energy Efficiency in a Scalable Manner
Ganesh Venkatesh, Jack Sampson, Nathan Goulding, Sravanthi Kota Venkata, Steven Swanson, Michael Bedford Taylor
Google-Scholar
C/11 2011 FPL UCSD An Evaluation of Selective Depipelining for FPGA-based Energy-Reducing Irregular Code Coprocessors
Jack Sampson, Manish Arora, Nathan Goulding-Hotta, Ganesh Venkatesh, Jonathan Babb, Vikram Bhatt, Steven Swanson, Michael Bedford Taylor
Google-Scholar
C/10 2011 FCCM UCSD Reducing the Energy Cost of Irregular Code Bases in Soft Processor Systems
Manish Arora, Jack Sampson, Nathan Goulding, Jonathan Babb, Ganesh Venkatesh, Michael Taylor, Steven Swanson
Google-Scholar
J/1 2011 IEEE Micro UCSD The GreenDroid Mobile Application Processor: An Architecture for Silicon's Dark Future
Nathan Goulding-Hotta, Jack Sampson, Ganesh Venkatesh, Saturnino Garcia, Joe Auricchio, Po-Chao Huang, Manish Arora, Siddhartha Nath, Vikram Bhatt, Jonathan Babb, Steven Swanson, Michael Bedford Taylor
Google-Scholar
TR/3 2011 UCSD Tech Report UCSD Quasi-ASICs: Trading Area for Energy by Exploiting Similarity in Synthesized Cores for Irregular Code
Ganesh Venkatesh, Jack Sampson, Nathan Goulding, Steven Swanson, Michael Bedford Taylor
Google-Scholar
C/9 2011 HPCA UCSD Efficient Complex Operators for Irregular Codes.
Jack Sampson, Ganesh Venkatesh, Nathan Goulding-Hotta, Saturnino Garcia, Steven Swanson, Michael Bedford Taylor
Slides
Google-Scholar
TR/2 2010 PhD, UCSD UCSD Design and Architecture of Automatically-generated Energy-reducing Coprocessors
Jack Sampson
Google-Scholar
C/8 2010 HotChips UCSD GreenDroid: A Mobile Application Processor for a Future of Dark Silicon
Nathan Goulding, Jack Sampson, Ganesh Venkatesh, Saturnino Garcia, Joe Auricchio, Jonathan Babb, Michael Bedford Taylor, Steven Swanson
Google-Scholar
C/7 2010 ASPLOS UCSD Conservation Cores: Reducing the Energy of Mature Computations.
Ganesh Venkatesh, Jack Sampson, Nathan Goulding, Saturnino Garcia, Vladyslav Bryksin, Jose Lugo-Martinez, Steven Swanson, Michael Bedford Taylor
Slides
Google-Scholar
P/1 2009 US Patent UCSD US7587555: Program thread synchronization.
Jean-Francois Collard, Norman P. Jouppi, John M Sampson
Google-Scholar
TR/1 2009 UCSD Tech Report UCSD Scaling the Utilization Wall: The Case for Massively Heterogeneous Multiprocessors
Ikkjin Ahn, Nathan Goulding, John Sampson, Ganesh Venkatesh, Michael Taylor, Steve Swanson
Google-Scholar
C/6 2006 MICRO UCSD Exploiting Fine-Grained Data Parallelism with Chip Multiprocessors and Fast Barriers.
Jack Sampson, Ruben Gonzalez, Jean-Francois Collard, Norm Jouppi, Mike Schlansker, Brad Calder
Slides
Google-Scholar
C/5 2006 SC UCSD The Potential Energy Efficiency of Vector Acceleration.
Christophe Lemuet, Jack Sampson, Jean-Francois Collard, Norm Jouppi
Google-Scholar
C/4 2006 ASPLOS UCSD Unbounded Page-Based Transactional Memory.
Weihaw Chuang, Satish Narayanasamy, Ganesh Venkatesh, Jack Sampson, Michael Van Biesbrouck, Gilles Pokam, Osvaldo Colavin, Brad Calder
Google-Scholar
C/3 2006 IPDPS UCSD Detecting Phases in Parallel Applications on Shared Memory Architectures.
Erez Perelman, Marzia Polito, Jean-Yves Bouguet, John Sampson, Brad Calder, Carole Dulong
Google-Scholar
W/1 2005 dasCMP UCSD Fast synchronization for chip multiprocessors.
Jack Sampson, Ruben Gonzalez, Jean-Francois Collard, Norman P. Jouppi, Mike Schlansker
Google-Scholar
C/2 2005 IISWC UCSD Exploiting Program Microarchitecture Independent Characteristics and Phase Behavior for Reduced Benchmark Suite Simulation.
Lieven Eeckhout, John Sampson, Brad Calder
Google-Scholar
C/1 2005 ISPASS UCSD The Strong Correlation Between Code Signatures and Performance.
Jeremy Lau, Jack Sampson, Erez Perelman, Greg Hamerly, Brad Calder
Google-Scholar