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Archive for August, 2009

Some Suggestions for DAC

Posted: Thursday, August 13th, 2009 @ 6:49 pm in Uncategorized | 5 Comments »

DAC 2009 is truly well and over, but it is still a topic of interest. Sean Murphy has a page pointing to a host of blog posts about it – before, during and after – that is an excellent resource. There continues to be an active discussion of the announced attendance numbers, and what they [...]

Honour where it is due: Alberto Sangiovanni-Vincentelli

Posted: Monday, August 3rd, 2009 @ 4:08 pm in Uncategorized | No Comments »

I had the great privilege on Friday evening of attending an informal reception hosted by Alain Labat, CEO of VaST, in honour of Alberto Sangiovanni-Vincentelli and his recent receipt of the 2009 IEEE/Royal Society of Edinburgh Wolfson James Clerk Maxwell award. Alberto Sangiovanni-Vincentelli During the reception I recalled that I first met Alberto 17 years [...]