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DATE’13 – Grenoble, France

I presented a short 2 minute “elevator pitch”  presentation on Coverage Discounting, accompanied by an interactive presentation (a combination of powerpoint slides and a poster) at the Design Automation and Test in Europe (DATE) conference. It was my first time traveling so far by myself, but I had an amazing time.  I got to see relatives in

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ITC’12 – Anaheim, CA

I volunteered at the International Test Conference (ITC), held at Disneyland.  I attended some interesting sections on post-silicon debug methodologies. I wouldn’t necessarily say that Disneyland is my favorite place (or the happiest place on earth for that matter), but I got to eat some awesome Persian food in Irvine, and great Dim sum and

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DAC’12 – San Francisco, CA

The Design Automation Conference (DAC), held at the Moscone Center in downtown San Francisco, was one of the first conferences I attended as a graduate student.  It was a great opportunity to see just how large the scope of design automation research is.  I also attended the IEEE Symposium on Hardware-Oriented Security and Trust (HOST), co-located

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