News

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2020

May

2021

ACTL Ph.D. student Qicheng was awarded the A.G. Jordan Award for a student who has combined outstanding Ph. D. thesis work with exceptional service to the ECE or CMU communities

2020

Jan

2021

ACTL Ph.D. student Ruben was awarded the David H. Barakat and LaVerne Owen-Barakat College of Engineering Dean's Fellowship

2020

2020

Mar

2020

ACTL Ph.D. student Danielle received an honorable mention for the 2020 Ford Predoctoral Fellowship

2020

Apr

2020

Our 2020 IEEE VLSI Test Symposium paper titled "A Deterministic-Statistical Multiple-Defect Diagnosis Methodology" is a best paper nominee

2020

Feb

2020

ACTL celebrates Soumya's successful defense. Congrats Soumya!

2019

2019

Sep

2019

The paper "IPSA: Integer Programming via Sparse Approximation for Efficient Test-Chip Design", authored by Qicheng Huang, Chenlei Fang, Zeye Liu, Ruizhou Ding and Shawn Blanton, was selected as a best paper candidate for ICCD (International Conference on Computer Design) 2019.

2019

May

2019

ACTL Ph.D student Soumya won the Ph.D. Forum competition at the 2019 IEEE European Test Symposium

2019

Nov

2019

ACTL Ph.D. student Danielle won first place in the CSAW'19 logic locking conquest hosted by NYU

2019

May

2019

ACTL Ph.D. student Danielle received an honorable mention on her poster for the 2019 WISE workshop held at HOST.

2019

May

2019

ACTL Ph.D. student Danielle received the Michel and Kathy Doreau Graduate Fellowship in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the ECE department at CMU.

2019

Jul

2019

ACTLers reunion in Singapore

2019

Jan

2019

ACTL Ph.D. student Cuong Nguyen wins the Best Poster Award (PhD Category) at the SIMTech Student Poster Symposium 2019 with his research work "Correlated Bayesian Co-training for Virtual Metrology".

2019

May

2019

ACTL Ph.D students Qicheng Huang and Chenlei Fang receive 2019 Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship

Advanced   Chip   
Test  Laboratory.

The Advanced Chip Test Laboratory (ACTL) at Carnegie Mellon University develops and implements data-mining techniques for improving the operation, design, manufacturing and testing of integrated systems. Our research involves data-mining algorithm development, data analysis, chip design and fabrication in collaboration with various industrial partners that currently include IBM, NVIDIA, Qualcomm, CISCO Systems, Intel, GlobalFoundries, and ARM. The founder and head of ACTL is Prof. Shawn Blanton.