Fuzzy Logic at the Signal Processing Applications Conference - at DSPx

Robert Williams (robertwi@ix.netcom.com)
Fri, 26 Jan 1996 14:46:41 +0100


If you are an electrical/electronics engineer or manager, or involved
in any way in the world of signal processing, don’t miss this
opportunity to attend The Signal Processing Applications Conference -
at DSPx ‘96, March
11-14, 1996, San Jose Convention Center, San Jose, CA. Save time and
money by attending the only signal processing you will need to attend.
This is a real world applications conference with: [See speaker list
below]
8 Workshops on: DSP Introduction, DSP Architectures, Wavelets,
Rapid Prototyping, Fuzzy Logic, Algorithms, Video/Imaging, Windows ‘95
for Engineers

6 Core Technology Tracks on: DSP, ASIC,
Microprocessor/Microcontroller, Analog/Mixed Signal, EDA,
Test/Measurement

5 Application Tracks on: Audio/Voice/Speech, Video/Imaging,
Communications, Controls, Instrumentation

11 Executive Management Sessions

8 Industry Categories: Communications, Computers, Consumer,
Automotive, Medical, Aerospace, Military, Industrial

9 Keynote Presentations, featuring: Gene Frantz, TI Fellow & DSP
Applications Manager, Texas Instruments Semiconductor Group; Bart
Kosko, Director, Signal and Image Processing Institute, University of
Southern Californi
a (and Best Selling Author, “Fuzzy Thinking: The New Science of Fuzzy
Logic”); Nick Tredennick, President, Tredennick, Inc; and Jim Williams,
Staff Scientist, Linear Technology Corporation

Call Now (203)840-5652 to register. You can also check out the DSPx
website at http://www.dspx.com:2000 (after 1/21/96) for conference and
exhibit updates, as well as the brochure. If you have any questions
about the ev
ent, or would like the full conference brochure emailed to you, please
contact Robert Williams at robertwi@ix.netcom.com, or call
(203)840-5345. Thank you.

Robert Williams
Director, Industry Development
REC

P.S. Does your company have a website? We’d like to announce this
exciting event on your website, or have you link to ours. Please let
me know who is in charge of it, and also your corporate newsletter.
Thanks!
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DSP/ASIC TRACK
INFINITE SOLUTIONS (4 Hour Workshop)
W101 - “Next Generation DSP Architectures” , Krishna Yarlagadda,
President: 3/11/96, 8:00AM
RUTGERS UNIVERSITY (4 Hour Workshop)
W102 - “Fundamentals of Fuzzy Logic with Medical Applications” ,
Metin Akay, Professor, Biomedical Engineering: 3/11/96, 8:00AM
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA - AT BERKELEY (4 Hour Workshop)
W100 - “DSPs and You: An Introduction to Signal Processing
Technology and DSPs” , Edward Lee, Professor: 3/11/96, 8:00AM
LOCKHEED MARTIN ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY LABORATORIES (4 Hour Workshop)
W105 - “(RASSP) Rapid Prototyping of Application-Specific Signal
Processors In-Progress Report” , James Saultz, RASSP Program Director:
3/11/96, 1:30PM
MOTOROLA SPS (4 Hour Workshop)
W106 - “How to Implement DSP Algorithms on the DSP5630x Family
Digital Signal Processor” , Terry Gregg, Technical Training
Instructors: 3/11/96, 1:30PM
RUTGERS UNIVERSITY (4 Hour Workshop)
W104 - “Time-Frequency and Wavelet Methods with Engineering and
Medical Applications” , Metin Akay, Professor, Biomedical Engineering:
3/11/96, 1:30PM
DSP SEMICONDUCTORS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C100 - “Using C for Programming OAK/PINE DSP Processors” , Eyal
Ben-Avraham, Software Engineer: 3/12/96, 9:00AM
SPECTRON MICROSYSTEMS, A DIALOGIC COMPANY (30 min. Technical
Presentation)
C106 - “Multiprocessor Application Frameworks” , Chris deBoer,
Product Marketing Manager: 3/12/96, 9:00AM
CO-ACTIVE CONCEPTS LTD. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C107 - “Embedding Statecharts on Multiprocessing Platforms for
DSP” , Orly Gal, Manager: 3/12/96, 9:30AM
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS SEMICONDUCTOR GROUP (30 min. Technical Session)
C101 - “Milliwatts per Function: The New DSP Horserace” , Thomas
Brooks, DSP Marketing Manager: 3/12/96, 9:30AM
BEAR PARALLELL SUPERCOMPUTERS, INC. (30 min. Technical Session)
C108 - “Architecture and Horizontal Computations in Parallel DSP
Computers with Reconfigurable Structure” , Israel Medvedev, : 3/12/96,
10:15AM
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C102 - “Three Input ALUs: The Future For DSPs” , James Coates,
Senior Member of the Technical Staff: 3/12/96, 10:15AM
MERCURY COMPUTER SYSTEMS, INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C109 - “SuperVision: A "Vision" into Your Applications” , Huy
Ha, Applications Engineer: 3/12/96, 10:45AM
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS, INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C103 - “Embedding Digital Signal Processors in Custom Devices” ,
Peter Ehlig, Senior Member Technical Staff: 3/12/96, 10:45AM
PRODUCTION LANGUAGES CORPORATION (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C104 - “Visualizing DSP Applications” , David Fritz, President:
3/12/96, 3:15PM
SILICON SYSTEMS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C110 - “A DSPbased Hard Disk Drive Servo and Spindle Controller”
, Mike Holt, Manager Product Planning and Development: 3/12/96, 3:15:00
PM
BERKELY DESIGN TECHNOLOGY, INC. (30 min. Technical Session)
C111 - “DSP Benchmarks: Latest Findings” , Phil Lapsley, Vice
President: 3/12/96, 3:45PM
SPECTRON MICROSYSTEMS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C105 - “DSP in Telecommunications” , Bob Frankel, : 3/12/96,
3:45PM
SGS-THOMSON MICROELECTRONICS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C130 - “DSP D950-Core One SIngle Chip Solution for the Dolby AC3
Decoder Algorithm” , Antonio Alvarez, Technical Manager: 3/13/96,
9:00AM
SKY COMPUTERS, INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C124 - “The Future of Embedded Systems - Parallel Processing” ,
Ken Linton, Director of Hardware Engineering: 3/13/96, 9:00AM
ZILOG, INC (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C125 - “A Viterbi Decoder Implementation Using Z894xx 16-Bit
Fixed Point Digital Signal Processor For Digital Communication Systems”
, Syed Mahmud, : 3/13/96, 9:30AM
ZILOG, INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C131 - “Bringing DSP-Based Solutions to High-Volume. Low-Cost
Consumer Markets” , Walter Croce, DSP Products Director: 3/13/96,
9:30AM
HYPERSTONE ELECTRONICS GMBH (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C126 - “A New Horizon for Applications Using RISC and DSP” ,
Manfred Schlett, DSP Manager: 3/13/96, 10:15AM
ZILOG, INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C132 - “Optimizing A DSP-Core Instruction Set For Single-Chip
Implementations” , Asher Hazanchuck, DSP Syst. Eng. Manager: 3/13/96,
10:15AM
BERKELY DESIGN TECHNOLOGY, INC. (30 min. Technical Session)
C127 - “Numerical Performance of Fixed-Point DSP Data Paths or,
What are Guard Bits and Why Should I Care?” , Amit Shoham, Senior DSP
Engineer: 3/13/96, 10:45AM
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS SEMICONDUCTOR GROUP (30 min. Technical
Presentation)
C133 - “Multi-Processor Architectures and Applications” , Robert
Matusiak, DSP Application Engineer: 3/13/96, 10:45AM
CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C128 - “Performance Comparison Between 21 Adaptive Filter
Algorithms by Using "Adaptive Signal Processing (ASP)" Software” ,
Hen-Geul Yeh, : 3/13/96, 3:15PM
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS, INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C134 - “Flash EPROM Integration with Digital Signal Processors” ,
Peter Ehlig, Senior Member Technical Staff: 3/13/96, 3:45PM
CERA RESEARCH (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C135 - “DSP Information on the Internet” , Jason McDonald,
Project Manager: 3/13/96, 3:15PM
RUTGERS UNIVERSITY (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C129 - “Knowledge-Based Criteria for the Best Wavelet Bases
Selection” , Claudia Mello, : 3/13/96, 3:45PM
IBM MWAVE MULTIMEDIA SYSTEMS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C148 - “High Performance Parallel FFT Algorithms on M.f.a.s.t.
Using Tensor Algebra” , John Glossner, Advisory Engineer: 3/14/96,
10:15AM
NANYANG TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C152 - “Scalability Analysis for Parallel Implementation of DSP
Algorithms” , Woon-Seng Gan, Lecturer, School of Electrical &
Electronic Engineering: 3/14/96, 10:15AM
AUSTRIA MIKRO SYSTEME INTERNATIONAL AG (30 min. Technical
Presentation)
C153 - “A Generator Approach for Implementing Hard-Wired Digial
Signal Processors in ASICs” , Erwin Ofner, Section Manager DSP,
Semicustom: 3/14/96, 10:45AM
EONIC SYSTEMS INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C154 - “Using the Virtuoso RTOS on the Pine and OakDSPCore for
ASIC Designs” , Eric Verhulst, : 3/14/96, 3:15PM
MOTOROLA, INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C150 - “Novel DSP Architecture with Microcontroller
Functionality” , Ephrem Chemaly, : 3/14/96, 3:15PM
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS (30 min. Technical Session)
C162 - “Tools and Techniques that Speed the Development of
Digital Signal Processor Software” , Russell Price, Member of Technical
Staff: 3/14/96, 3:15PM
KAYTRONICS INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C155 - “Adaptive Filtering Architecture for Programmable Logic” ,
Martin Langhammer, Field Applications Engineer: 3/14/96, 3:45PM
MOTOROLA, INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C151 - “Optimization and Instruction Cache for DSP Environment
in the Motorola DSP56300 Core” , Avner Goren, Applications Manager:
3/14/96, 3:45PM

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MICROPROCESSOR/MICROCONTROLLER TRACK
INTEGRATED SURGICAL SYSTEMS, INC (ISS) (30 min. Technical
Presentation)
C112 - “Distributed Architecture For a Fail-Safe Robot System”,
Phillip Cain, Senior Biomedical Engineer: 3/12/96, 9:00AM
SKY COMPUTERS INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C113 - “High Speed Data Transfer For Embedded Applications”,
Richard Jaenicke, Director of Marketing: 3/12/96, 9:30AM
FUJITSU MICROELECTRONICS, INC (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C114 - “SDRAMs - High Performance Memory Devices Catching Up to
CPU Bus Speeds”, Adrian Cosoroaba, Staff Engineer: 3/12/96, 10:15AM
INFINITE SOLUTIONS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C115 - “GREENCore: The Advent of the DSP Controller”, Don
Sollars, Chief Scientist: 3/12/96, 10:45AM
SKY COMPUTERS INC. (30 min. Technical Session)
C116 - “The Future of Embedded Systems - Parallel Processing”,
Richard Jaenicke, Director of Marketing: 3/12/96, 3:15PM
HITACHI AMERICA LTD. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C117 - “Integrating a DSP wth a Microcontroller”, Avadhani
Shridhar, Senior Researcher: 3/12/96, 3:45PM
CERA RESEARCH (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C137 - “Microcontroller/Microprocessor Information on the
Internet”, Jason McDonald, Project Manager: 3/13/96, 9:30AM

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ANALOG/MIXED SIGNAL TRACK
NATIONAL SEMICONDUCTOR CORP. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C118 - “Comparator: That Analog/Digital Beast”, Mary Kao, :
3/12/96, 9:00AM
IMP INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C119 - “Rapid Development and Prototyping of Analog Circuits
Using EPAC Technology”, Hans Klein, Director of EPAC Products: 3/12/96,
9:30AM
AT&T BELL LABORATORIES (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C121 - “The Design of a Cellular Terminal Mixed-Signal IC for the
GSM Cellular System for Mobile Communications”, Evstratios Vandris,
Technical Manager: 3/12/96, 10:45AM
AT&T BELL LABS, ROOM 55J-307 (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C122 - “A Mixed Signal DSP Design for Consumer Audio
Applications: Consumer, Mixed Signal, Audio-Voice-Speech”, Jeffrey
Grundvig, Technical Manager: 3/12/96, 3:15PM
AT&T MICROELECTRONICS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C123 - “Mixed Signal Filtering”, Thomas Baker, DMTS: 3/12/96,
3:45PM
BURR BROWN (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C142 - “Pipelined A/D Converters Are Ideal for CCD Imaging”,
Larry Gaddy, Strategic Marketing Engineer: 3/13/96, 9:00AM
BURR BROWN (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C143 - “Design and Application of a Multi-Level D/A Converter”,
Larry Gaddy, Strategic Marketing Engineer: 3/13/96, 9:30AM

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ELECTRONIC DESIGN AUTOMATION TRACK
BERKELY DESIGN TECHNOLOGY, INC. (30 min. Technical Session)
C138 - “Choosing High-Level Tools for DSP Design”, Jeff Bier,
General Manager: 3/13/96, 10:15AM
ALTA GROUP OF CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS (30 min. Technical
Presentation)
C139 - “Object-Oriented Design and Prototyping of MPEG-2 Artifact
Removal Algorithm”, Stephen Flamm, Engineering Manager: 3/13/96,
10:45AM
UNIV. OF KENTUCKY (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C140 - “Analytic Delay of ECL Current Switch”, Elizabeth Brauer,
Assistant Professor: 3/13/96, 3:15PM
MULTIPROCESSOR TOOLSMITHS INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C141 - “Multiprocessor POSIX.1b for DSP”, Kim Rowe, President:
3/13/96, 3:45PM
WHITE MOUNTAIN DSP, INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C156 - “Understanding the TI DSP Development Environment”, Peter
Siy, President: 3/14/96, 10:15AM
INFINITE SOLUTIONS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C157 - “SPIDER: A Tool for Adaptive Design Verification of a
Superscalar DSP Implementation”, Thi Nguyen, Software Architect:
3/14/96, 10:45AM
EMBEDDED DSP DEVELOPMENT TOOLS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C158 - “Language Extensions for Fixed Point DSP C and C++
Compilers”, Denise Ombres, Senior Member Technical Staff: 3/14/96,
3:15PM
TARTAN INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C159 - “Programming Techniques for Efficient DSP Programming
Using C++”, Arnon Mordoh, Technical Leader: 3/14/96, 3:45PM

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TEST/MEASUREMENT TRACK
PENTEK, INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C144 - “Designing Data Acquisition Systems for VMEbus”, Rodger
Hosking, Vice President: 3/13/96, 10:15AM
PENTEK, INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C145 - “Techniques to Achieve Real Time Performance in DSP and
Data Acquistion Systems”, Rodger Hosking, Vice President: 3/13/96,
10:45AM
DATA TRANSLATION, INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
C160 - “Why Use the PCI Bus for Data Acquisition and Imaging?”,
Jamie Blatt, Applications Engineer: 3/14/96, 10:15AM

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WINDOWS ‘95
SKALAR INSTRUMENTS, INC. (4 Hour Workshop)
W107 - “Windows '95 For Electrical /Electronics Engineers” , Dan
Brown, President: 3/11/96, 1:30:00 PM

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AUDIO/VOICE/SPEECH TRACK
COMMUNICATIONS INDUSTRY
AT&T MICROELECTRONICS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I100 - “Modeling of Parameters Affecting Full Duplex Speaker
Phone Performance”, Raja Banerjea, Member of Technical Staff: 3/12/96,
9:00AM
M.B. INTERNATIONAL (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I102 - “DSP in Broadcasting: Increasing Quality and Reducing
Costs in Radio and TV Transmitters”, Mike Bargauan, Vice President:
3/12/96, 10:15AM
SIGNALS AND SOFTWARE LTD (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I103 - “A Dual-Channel Implementation of the Half-Rate GSM Speech
Codec for Base Stations”, Charles Cox, : 3/12/96, 10:45AM
CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY (30 min. Technical Session)
I104 - “A Scalar Homotopy Method for Parallel and Robust Adaptive
Tracking of Line Spectral Pairs”, Usha Pillai, : 3/12/96, 3:15PM
AT&T BELL LABS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I105 - “Issues to Consider When Designing Computer Telephony
Systems”, David Shaw, Distinguished Member of Technical Staff: 3/12/96,
3:45PM
INTEL CORPORATION (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I129 - “Innovative Voice Acquisition System Using Hybrid Flash
Technology for Fast Memory”, Andrew Swaneck, Flash Product Engineer:
3/13/96, 10:15AM

COMPUTER INDUSTRY
SICAN GMBH (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I106 - “Cost Effective Implementation of a Hardwired MPEG Audio
Decoder Core”, Thomas Oberthuer, : 3/12/96, 9:00AM
MITEL SEMICONDUCTOR (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I107 - “Voice Compression: Standards, Implementation, and
Application”, Dan Cordingley, Director Telecom Components: 3/12/96,
9:30AM
ANALOGICAL SYSTEMS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I109 - “Implementation of LD-CELP (G.728) on the PINE and OAK DSP
Cores”, Jianxin Liu, Software Engineer: 3/12/96, 10:45AM
XILINX, INC (1 Hour General Session)
I128 - “Designing High Performance FPGA-Based Filters”, Gregory
Goslin, DSP & Image Processing Manager: 3/13/96, 9:00AM
SENSORY CIRCUITS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I132 - “Low Cost Product Design with speech Recognition”, John
Faust, Sales Engineer: 3/13/96, 9:00AM
ZILOG, INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I130 - “Bringing WaveTable Digital Sound to the PC Motherboard”,
Walter Croce, DSP Products Director: 3/13/96, 10:45AM
SENSORY CIRCUITS (1 Hour General Session)
I131 - “Introduction and Overview of Low Cost Speech Recognition
Technologies”, Todd Mozer, President: 3/13/96, 3:15PM
INFORMATION STORAGE DEVICES(ISD) (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I156 - “Alternatives to DSP Storage Compression”, Trevor Blyth,
Vice President of Design Engineering: 3/14/96, 10:15AM
INFINITE SOLUTIONS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I157 - “Real-Time Implementation of Speech Coding Algorithms with
a RISC-Based DSP”, Satish Padmanabham, President: 3/14/96, 10:45AM
INFINITE SOLUTIONS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I158 - “XASM: A TI C50 to ISI Dynamo Migration Evironment”, Thi
Nguyen, Software Architect: 3/14/96, 3:15PM
GEC PLESSEY SEMICONDUCTORS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I159 - “Implementation of an AC-3 Audio Decoder Using DSP Core
Based Design”, Huw Rees, DSP Applications Manager: 3/14/96, 3:45PM

CONSUMER INDUSTRY
VOICE CONTROL SYSTEMS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I108 - “The Evolution of Voice Activated Dialing”, Thomas Schalk,
Chief technical Officer: 3/12/96, 10:15AM
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I110 - “Advanced Voice Compression Technology Lowers DTAD System
Cost”, Tan Rao, DTAD Software Section Manager: 3/12/96, 3:15PM
SIA SOFTWARE COMPANY (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I111 - “Audio Quality Linearity and Video Teleconferencing for
the Masses”, Sam Berkow, President: 3/12/96, 3:45PM
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I133 - “Comparison and Implementation of Audio Compression
Standards”, Karen Walker, System Engineering, Digital Compression
Standards: 3/13/96, 9:30AM
MOTOROLA SPS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I134 - “Utilization of the On-Chip PCI Interface on the Motorola
DSP56301”, Avner Goren, : 3/13/96, 10:15AM
AT&T BELL LABORATORIES (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I135 - “Wideband Music Coding: Algorithms, Implementations, and
Services”, Jim Snyder, Member of Technical Staff, Advanced Audio
Technology/Networking Dept.: 3/13/96, 10:45AM
GAO RESEARCH & CONSULTING, LTD (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I136 - “Software Implementation of ITU V.34 Modem”, Santanu Paul,
: 3/13/96, 3:15PM
MOTOROLA SEMICONDUCTOR ISRAEL (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I137 - “Achieving the Best System Integration for a Digital
Cellular Handset Using Motorola's New DSP”, Zvika Rozenshein, :
3/13/96, 3:45PM
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS SEMICONDUCTOR GROUP (30 min. Technical
Presentation)
I160 - “Full-Duplex Speakerphone Implementation on a Low Cost
Mixed-Signal Processor”, Tan Rao, DTAD Software Section Manager:
3/14/96, 10:15AM

MEDICAL INDUSTRY
RUTGERS UNIVERSITY (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I162 - “Wavelets in Early Human Development”, Metin Akay,
Professor, Biomedical Engineering: 3/14/96, 3:15PM

MILITARY INDUSTRY
LORAL FEDERAL SYSTEMS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I161 - “Front/Back-End A/D-D/C Conversion for COTS-Based Sonar
Application”, Gary Callsen, Staff Engineer: 3/14/96, 10:45AM

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VIDEO/IMAGING TRACK
AEROSPACE INDUSTRY
MERCURY COMPUTER SYSTEMS, INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I141 - “Real-Time SAR Processing and Analysis with the RACE
Architecture”, Huy Ha, Applications Engineer: 3/13/96, 10:45AM
ROCKWELL INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I142 - “Multi-Processor Board with Six-SHARC Clusters”, Alan
Woodson, Senior Technical Specialist: 3/13/96, 3:15PM

COMPUTER INDUSTRY
GIGAOPS (1 Hour Keynote Presentation)
I112 - “Using FPGA's to Deliver Real-Time Video Imaging”, Brad
Taylor, Vice President, Engineering/Chief Technology Officer: 3/12/96,
9:00AM
PURDUE UNIVERSITY (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I113 - “A Parallel Processing System for Video Encoding”, Mohamed
El-Sharkawy, Professor: 3/12/96, 10:15AM
COMPUTER COWBOYS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I114 - “Integrated Video Co-Processing”, Charles Moore, :
3/12/96, 10:45AM
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I116 - “Optimized Image Computing Library for the TMS32C80”,
Yongmin Kim, Professor and Director: 3/12/96, 3:45PM
GIGAOPS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I138 - “Implementation of DSP Filters in FPGA's for Image and
Signal Processing Applications”, Brad Taylor, Vice President,
Engineering/Chief Technology Officer: 3/13/96, 9:00AM
NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY, DPT. OF EECS (30 min. Technical
Presentation)
I171 - “A Hybrid Low Bit Rate Video Codec”, Aggelos Katsaggelos,
Professor: 3/14/96, 3:45PM

CONSUMER INDUSTRY
ALTERA CORPORATION (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I115 - “Image Processing Acceleration Using Altera Flex
Programmable Logic”, Caleb Crome, Applications Engineer: 3/12/96,
3:15PM
ALTA GROUP OF CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS (30 min. Technical
Presentation)
I140 - “MPEG-2 Artifacts Removal: A Fast Object Oriented
Protyoing Approach”, Rensheng Horng, Senior Member of technical Staff:
3/13/96, 10:15AM

INDUSTRIAL INDUSTRY
UNIVERSITY OF LJUBLJANA, FAC. OF ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING (30
min. Technical Presentation)
I139 - “Computer Image Processing System for Security Functions”,
Veselko Gustin, Assistant Professor: 3/13/96, 9:30AM
ARIEL (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I143 - “Image Processing Applications Using the TMS320C80 on a
PCI Bus”, John Bush, C80 Product Manager / Software Engineer: 3/13/96,
3:45PM

MEDICAL INDUSTRY
IMAGE COMPUTING SYSTEMS LABORATORY (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I164 - “An Ultrasound Image Processing Subsystem with
TMS320C80s”, Yongmin Kim, Professor & Director: 3/14/96, 10:45AM

MILITARY INDUSTRY
ROCKWELL SCIENCE CENTER (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I163 - “Application of Nonlinear Noise Removal to Infrared
Images”, Barna Bihari, Member of Technical Staff: 3/14/96, 10:15AM
ANALOG DEVICES (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I170 - “480-MEGAFLOP SHARC-Based Multichip Module”, Bob Scannell,
Product Marketing Manager: 3/14/96, 3:15PM

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COMMUNICATIONS TRACK
AEROSPACE INDUSTRY
LOCKHEED MARTIN ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY LABORATORIES (30 min.
Technical Presentation)
I148 - “(RASSP) Rapid Prototyping of Application-Specific Signal
Processors In-Progress Report”, James Saultz, RASSP Program Director:
3/13/96, 3:15PM
MITRE CORPORATION (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I149 - “A Software Based Voice & Data Modem Using A Custom Dual
TMS320C31 Architecture”, Mark Flanzbaum, Member, Technical Staff:
3/13/96, 3:45PM

COMMUNICATIONS INDUSTRY
AT&T BELL LABS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I117 - “A Robust Adaptive IIR Multitone Detector”, Aaron Chesir,
Member of technical Staff: 3/12/96, 9:00AM
AT&T BELL LABORATORIES (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I118 - “DTMF Detection/Removal Using Adapative Filters”, Luke
Hsieh, : 3/12/96, 9:30AM
BPL SYSTEMS AND PROJECTS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I120 - “Fixed Point Implementation of CELP”, H. Ravishankar, :
3/12/96, 10:45AM
COM-SOLUTIONS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
- “Telecommunications Algorithm Code Development Methodology for
a RISC-Based DSP”, Mark Davis, Chief Technology Officer: 3/12/96,
3:15PM

COMPUTER INDUSTRY
COM SOLUTIONS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I121 - “Telecommunications Algorithm Code Development Methodology
for a RISC-Based DSP”, Mark Davis, Chief Technology Officer: 3/12/96,
3:15PM
CENTIGRAM COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION (30 min. Technical
Presentation)
I144 - “Computer Telephony, DSP and Text-To-Speech”, Siravara
"Vijay" Vijaynendra, DSP Manager: 3/13/96, 9:00AM
XILINX, INC (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I146 - “Designing FPGA-Based DSP Accelerators”, Gregory Goslin,
DSP & Image Processing Manager: 3/13/96, 10:45AM
MOTOROLA SPS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I147 - “Motorola's DSP56303 - A Reduced Cost Derivative of the
DSP56300 Core”, Roman Robles, 24/32 bit DSP Applications Manager, DSP
Division: 3/13/96, 10:15AM

CONSUMER INDUSTRY
GAO RESEARCH & CONSULTING, LTD (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I165 - “Design of DSP-Based and Software-Upgradable Soft Phones”,
Frank Gao, CEO: 3/14/96, 10:15AM
MOTOROLA SEMICONDUCTOR ISRAEL (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I166 - “Optimizing Digital Cellular Applications Using a New
Powerful DSP Architecture”, Iair Orbach, : 3/14/96, 10:45AM
GAO RESEARCH & CONSULTING, LTD (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I167 - “DSP Software for Data Communications and Digital
Telephony”, Frank Gao, CEO: 3/14/96, 3:15PM

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CONTROLS TRACK
AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY
DSPACE, INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I126 - “A Total Development Environment for ECU Prototyping and
Test”, Dennis Cooperson, President: 3/12/96, 10:45AM
NEVCOR (1 Hour General Session)
I127 - “Hybrid Electric Vehicles-The Electronics Revolution”,
John Reuyl, President, Chief Executive Officer: 3/12/96, 3:15PM

COMMUNICATIONS INDUSTRY
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS (30 min. Technical Session)
I123 - “Developing a Sub-band Acoustic Echo Canceller with Noise
Suppression for a Fixed-Point DSP Processor”, Stephen Oh, Senior DSP
Specialist: 3/12/96, 9:00AM

COMPUTER INDUSTRY
SILICON SYSTEMS (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I124 - “DSP Marketing/Technology Direction System”, Mike Holt,
Manager, Product Planning & Development: 3/12/96, 9:30AM
SANDIA NATIONAL LABORATORIES (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I150 - “Maglev Six Degree-of-Freedom Fine Position Stage Control
System”, John Wronosky, : 3/13/96, 9:00AM
GREENE R&D INTERNATIONAL INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I153 - “The BatScan 3D Acoustic Monitoring System”, David Greene,
: 3/13/96, 10:45AM

MEDICAL INDUSTRY
WASTI CONSULTING GROUP (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I151 - “Achieving Electromagnetic Compatibility for a Surgical
Robot Through Distributed Processing”, Hamid Wasti, President: 3/13/96,
9:30AM

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INSTRUMENTATION TRACK
AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS, INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I152 - “Implementation of 24-bit Counter in EEPROM”, Harsh
Parikh, Systems Engineer: 3/13/96, 10:15AM

COMPUTER INDUSTRY
DATA TRANSLATION, INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I154 - “Using Visual Basic Syntax to Solve the Challenges Faced
by DSP Programmers”, Jamie Blatt, Applications Engineer: 3/13/96,
3:15PM

INDUSTRIAL INDUSTRY
DVP, INC. (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I155 - “Rapid Development of Hand-Held Signal Processing
Instruments”, Andrew Girson, : 3/13/96, 3:45PM

MEDICAL INDUSTRY
RUTGERS UNIVERSITY (30 min. Technical Presentation)
I168 - “A Robust Non-Invasive Estimation of Cardiac Output”,
Metin Akay, Professor, Biomedical Engineering: 3/14/96, 10:15AM
UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON (30 min. Technical Session)
I169 - “Adaptive Noise Cancelling for Magnetocardiography”,
Qinyun Ying, : 3/14/96, 10:45AM

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EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT TRACK
FORWARD CONCEPTS (1 Hour Executive Management Session)
E001 - “The Signal Processing Industry: It's Status and It's
Direction”, Will Strauss, President: 3/12/96, 9:00AM
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS SEMICONDUCTOR GROUP (1 Hour Executive Management
Session)
E002 - “Current Semiconductor Industry Capacity Issues and the
Effect on the DSP Market”, Mike Hames, Vice President, Worldwide DSP
Manager: 3/12/96, 10:15AM
LOWE, PRICE, LEBLANC & BECKER (1 Hour Executive Management Session)
E003 - “Protecting Your Intellectual Property in Signal
Processing Applications”, Irah Donner, Computer Law Editor, IEEE
Computer Magazine: 3/12/96, 2:15PM
INFINITE SOLUTIONS (1 Hour Executive Management Session)
E004 - “Developents in the Microprocessor Industry and It's
Direction for the Next Generation Consumer Applications”, Krishna
Yarlagadda, President: 3/12/96, 3:15PM
INSTAT (1 Hour Executive Management Session)
E005 - “Opportunities in Signal Processing for Interactive TV - A
Hot Growth Market!”, Rick Lehtinen, Senior Analyst: 3/13/96, 9:00AM
RTC GROUP (1 Hour Executive Management Session)
E006 - “The Market for Standards-Based Embedded DSP Board Level
Products”, Warren Andrews, Publisher: 3/13/96, 10:15AM
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS SEMICONDUCTOR GROUP (1 Hour Executive Management
Session)
E007 - “Performance Drivers in the DSP Industry”, Doug Rasor,
Vice President: 3/13/96, 2:15PM
PHILIPS SEMICONDUCTOR (1 Hour Executive Management Session)
E008 - “Understanding and Preparing for the Latest Multimedia
Strategies, Developments and Directions”, Bob Seltzer, Trimedia
Division: 3/13/96, 3:15PM
INTERCONNECTIX (1 Hour Executive Management Session)
E009 - “Shorten Time-to-Market with Interconnect Synthesis: A
New Paradigm for Design”, Jonathan Weiss, President and Chief Executive
Officer: 3/14/96, 9:00AM
MITSUBISHI ELECTRONICS AMERICA (1 Hour Executive Management Session)
E010 - “Moving to Silicon-on-a-Chip(SOC): How Small Companies
Can Partner with Large Ones”, Steve Sandy, Senior Strategic Marketing
Manager: 3/14/96, 10:15AM
ANDERSEN CONSULTING (1 Hour Executive Management Session)
E011 - “Abandoning Formal Project Management Techniques for
"Heads-Up" Project Management"”, Patrick Howard, Former Partner:
3/14/96, 2:15PM

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KEYNOTE PRESENTATIONS
Mike McMahon, TI Fellow, Applications Manager Wireless Communications
Systems, TI SEMICONDUCTOR GROUP (1 Hour Keynote Presentation)
K100 - “DSP Solutions for the Wireless PC”, 3/12/96, 8:00AM
Brad Taylor, Vice President, Engineering/Chief Technology Officer,
GIGAOPS (1 Hour Keynote Presentation)
I112 - “Using FPGA's to Deliver Real-Time Video Imaging”,
3/12/96, 9:00AM
Gene Frantz, TI Fellow & DSP Applications Manager, TI SEMICONDUCTOR
GROUP (1 Hour Keynote Presentation)
P100 - “Winning with DSP into the Next Century”, 3/12/96, 11:15AM
James Saultz, RASSP Program Director, LOCKHEED MARTIN ADVANCED
TECHNOLOGY LABORATORIES (1 Hour Keynote Presentation)
K101 - “(RASSP) Rapid Prototyping of Application-Specific Signal
Processors In-Progress Report”, 3/12/96, 2:15PM
Bart Kosko, Director, Signal and Image Processing Institute, UNIVERSITY
OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA (1 Hour Keynote Presentation)
P101 - “Intelligent Signal Processing”, 3/13/96, 11:15AM
Metin Akay, Professor, Biomedical Engineering, RUTGERS UNIVERSITY (1
Hour Keynote Presentation)
K102 - “Hybrid Signal Processing Methods: Wavelets, Maximum
Likelihood and Fractals”, 3/13/96, 2:15PM
Jim Williams, Staff Scientist, LINEAR TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION (1 Hour
Keynote Presentation)
K103 - “An Analog Peasant Looks at Computers”, 3/14/96, 9:00AM
Nick Tredennick, President, TREDENNICK, INC. (1 Hour Keynote
Presentation)
P102 - “Microprocessors: Where Do We Go Next?”, 3/14/96, 11:15AM
Brad Taylor, Vice President, Engineering/Chief Technology Officer,
GIGAOPS (1 Hour Keynote Presentation)
K104 - “Segmenting Busses Delivers 10x Memory Bandwidth at a Low
Cost in a Virtual Hardware Architecture”, 3/14/96, 2:15PM