Nachiket Kapre

CV | Research | Teaching | Awards

Leave of absence, Research Director, Xilinx Labs Singapore
Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo, Canada
Chief Technology Officer, Plunify Inc. 
Assistant Professor, School of Computer Engineering, NTU (2012-2016)
Junior Research Fellow, Imperial College London (2010-2012)
Ph.D., California Institute of Technology (2010)
MS CS, California Institute of Technology (2006)
MS EE, California Institute of Technology (2005)

News and Information

2022
01/03 I am on a leave of absence from Waterloo. I will be working at Xilinx Labs Singapore as Research Director.
2021
05/10 One FCCM 2021 full paper presented.
2020
08/14 Received the Waterloo EngSoc (Engineering Society) Teaching Excellence Award for Spring 2020.
07/01 Promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure.
05/19 Two full papers accepted to FPL 2020.
2019
04/5 One one short paper accepted to FCCM 2020.
13/12 Our FPT 2019 paper has won Best Paper Award. Certificate
08/10 One full paper accepted to FPT 2019. Best paper nominee.
17/5 Two full papers accepted to FPL 2019.
27/3 One full paper, and one short paper accepted to FCCM 2019.
2018
11/16 One full paper accepted to FPGA 2019.
9/16 Two full papers accepted to FPT 2018.
2/5 Our TRETS 2017 submission wins the Best Paper Award. Certificate
13/3 One full paper accepted to ISCA 2018.
05/3 Two full papers accepted to FCCM 2018.
2017
26/9 One full paper accepted to FPT 2017.
15/10 Delivered tutorial on neural networks + embedded SoCs at ESWEEK.
25/7 Delivered invited talk on OpenCL programming at Harbin, China.
12/7 Two full papers accepted to FPL 2017.
3/4 IWOCL 2017 short paper accepted.
7/3 Two full papers accepted to FCCM 2017.
2016
14/12 Journal article accepted to TRETS 2017.
20/11 Short paper accepted to FPGA 2017.
11/11 Paper accepted to DATE 2017.
5/10 Our CASES 2016 submission wins the Best Paper Award. Certificate
1/10 I have moved to the University of Waterloo, Canada
18/9 Paper accepted to FPT 2016.
25/8 Paper accepted to ACMDev 2016.
16/7 Invited lecture at PAPAA summer school kicks off at Hong Kong University. Full-day session on OpenCL for CPUs, GPUs and FPGAs.
2/7 One full paper accepted to CASES 2016.
20/6 Three full, one short accepted to FPL 2016.
2/3 One full, one short and two posters accepted to FCCM 2016.
2015
15/11 One full, one short and one poster accepted to FPGA 2016.
2/11 One journal article accepted to Supercomputing Frontiers.
17/9 One journal article accepted to TRETS.
3/9 The Hoplite NoC paper with Jan Gray won Michal Servit Best Paper award at FPL 2015 , Certificate, Photo.
10/8 I’m PI on a Tier-1 grant for Machine Learning in FPGA CAD (S$100K).
4/8 I’m a Co-PI on a Delta Electronics grant led by Arindam (S$100K Co-PI).
15/6 I’m a Co-PI on an MIT-SMART grant led by Arindam (S$60K Co-PI).
5/6 Two full papers, one poster accepted to FPL 2015.
18/5 One full paper accepted to ASAP 2015.
3/3 Three full papers, one poster selected for FCCM 2015.
17/2 Paper selected for Supercomputing Frontiers 2015 (organized by A*Star, Singapore).
16/2 Two full papers accepted to RAW 2015 (co-located with IPDPS 2015).
2014
15/12 I will be the Technical Program Co-Chair for FPT 2015 next year in Queenstown, New Zealand. [link]
24/11 My third Edex (Excellence in Education) grant as PI accepted S$37K (Co-PI: Anupam Chattopadhyay).
13/11 One full, one short and one poster accepted to FPGA 2015.
19/9 Two short papers accepted at FPT 2014.
1/8 Full paper accepted at HiPC 2014 (collaboration with NTU EOS).
21/7 Full paper accepted at DFM 2014 (co-located with PACT 2014).
10/7 I have started consulting as CTO at Plunify.
25/6 One FPL 2014 full paper (Best Paper Nominee) and poster accepted.
13/3 Three FCCM 2014 short papers accepted.
20/2 CE4054 Hackathon announced.
2013
6/12 Abid’s TPDS 2013 journal article accepted .
30/11 AcRF Tier 1 Grant as PI accepted S$150K.
28/10 My second Edex (Excellence in Education) grant as PI accepted S$40K (Team: Arvind Easwaran, Iris Lee Chai Hong).
2/10 One FPT 2013 full paper accepted.
13/8 My PhD student Abid Rafique wins the HiPEAC Paper Award 2013 for our FCCM 2013 paper, Certificate.
8/8 My Edex (Excellence in Education) grant team wrapped up their summer project on automating assessment.
30/4 My paper is one of the 25 most influential papers at FCCM in past 20 years FCCM20, Certificate.
25/4 Siddhartha wins 50th DAC Richard Newton Student Fellow grant.
24/4 Dulitha joins my lab as research staff.
18/3 I’m the PI/PL on our successfully CELT Edex (Excellence in Education) Grant S$25K (Team: Kyle Rupnow, Iris Lee Chai Hong, Raphael Rubin).
2/3 I’m organising the 2013 NTU Roadmapping Workshop on the Future of Spatial Architectures Flyer, Participants.
2/3 Two FCCM 2013 full papers accepted.
2012
17/12 I’m a PI on our successful S$50K NTU College of Engineering Seed Fund grant (Co-PI: Kyle Rupnow).
1/10 I’ve started as an Assistant Professor at SCE, NTU.

Misc

Class/Group Presentations: Pointers to Talks/Slides on Useful Research Skills


Memories

Singapore Retrospective 2012-2016
London Retrospective 2010 2011 2012
Philadelphia Retrospective 2006-2010
Pasadena Retrospective 2003-2006