6th NASCUG Meeting Agenda & Presentations

21 February 2007

Presentations from the NASCUG meeting are available for download in the table below.

8:30 - 9:00 am Registration/Continental Breakfast
9:00 - 9:05 am Welcome & Agenda
Jack Donovan, ESLX, Inc
9:05 - 9:15 am OSCI Update
Pat Sheridan, Executive Director, OSCI
9:15 - 9:20 am NASCUG History
Jack Donovan, ESLX, Inc.
9:20 - 9:55 am Using Programmer’s View Timing Annotation for the Creation of Reusable TLM Models
Asheesh Khare, CoWare, Inc.
Tim Kogel, CoWare, Inc.
9:55 – 10:15 am Practical Co-simulation with Cycle-callable Models
Herve Alexanian, Sonics, Inc.
10:15 – 10:35 am PowerSC: A SystemC Framework for Power Estimation
Felipe Klein, Computer Systems Laboratory/UNICAMP
Guido Araujo, Computer Systems Laboratory/UNICAMP
Rodolfo Azevedo, Computer Systems Laboratory/UNICAMP
10:35-10:45 am Break
10:45-11:20 am SystemC Exports and Hierarchical Channels for Efficient Data Conversion and Loopback
David C Black, ESLX, Inc.
Rosa Carbonell Mann, ESLX, Inc.
11:20-11:40 am Language Extensions to SystemC: Process Control Constructs
Bishnupriya Bhattacharya, Cadence Design Systems, Inc.
John Rose, Cadence Design Systems, Inc.
Stuart Swan, Cadence Design Systems, Inc.
11:40-11:55 am Lunch
11:55-12:50 pm PANEL - SystemC: A User’s Perspective
What’s Working and What Needs to be Improved

Moderated by: Jack Donovan, ESLX
Organized by: Steve Pollock, JEDA Technologies


  • Terry Doherty
    Principal Engineer, Emulex
  • Bill Dittenhofer
    Development Engineer, Processor Design Lab, Hewlett-Packard
  • Trevor Wieman
    Member Technical Staff, ESL Modeling & Development
    Intel Ultra Mobility Group
  • Victor Leonov
    Distinguished Member of the Technical Staff, Motorola
  • Tor Jeremiassen
    Member Group Technical Staff, Advanced Architecture and Chip Technology, Texas Instruments
12:50-1:00 pm Door Prize and Wrap Up


Thanks to our sponsors

ARM Cadence CoWare Doulos
Forte Design Systems Mentor Graphics Synopsys  


NASCUG is organized by

Marketing on Demand    


NASCUG is managed by

Open SystemC Initiative (OSCI) Ecole Polytechnique ESLX