Welcome to VSCLAB at UC Riverside

VLSI System Computing Lab (VSCLAB) is lead by Prof. Sheldon Tan, he is a Professor at Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Bourns College of Engineering.  Dr. Tan is also a cooperating faculty member (co-faculty) of the Computer Science and Engineering department. Here are his latest curriculum vitae and short biography and my publication list

Dr. Tan is also the associate director for the Computer Engineering Program at Bourns College of Engineering.

In addition, Dr. Tan is the Editor in Chief (EIC) of Integration, The VLSI Journal, which is one of the primary journals in the VLSI design and CAD/design automation areas.

VSCLAB Recent Research Highlights:

Current research areas

  • Machine and deep learning for VLSI reliability modeling and optimization
  • Advanced VLSI design techniques for machine and deep learnings
  • VLSI long-term reliability, resilient systems, fault tolerant computing,  reliability-aware design and management at circuit and system levels
  • Machine learning based thermal modeling, optimization and dynamic thermal management at circuit, chip and board levels
  • Parallel computing and  analysis on heterogeneous and accelerator-rich (GPUs) platforms
  • Statistic modeling and optimization for VLSI systems

Latest News from VSCLAB

Dr. Sheldon Tan Receives $500K NSF Grant to Continue Electromigration Research in VLSI Chip Design

Dr. Sheldon Tan has just been awarded a prestigious grant from the National Science Foundation's CISE CCF Core Small program (CCF-2305437). The project, titled "SHF:Small: Learning-based Fast Analysis and Fixing for Electromigration Damage," is funded with $500,000 and spans from...

Three papers to be published in ICCAD 2023

This year, we have three accepted ICCAD 2023 papers, leaded by two Ph.D. students Jincong Lu and Subed Lamichhane and Post-Doc. Dr. Liang Chen. The three papers listed below. ICCAD is one of two top conferences in the design automation...

Ph.D. Students from VSCLAB received industry intern offers for summer 2023

Three Ph.D. students received the industry offers for the summer 2023

Ph.D. student Wentian Jin, Jinwei Zhang and Shuyuan Yu graduated

Three Ph.D. students, Wentian Jin, Jinwei Zhang and Shuyuan Yu graduated from VSCLAB.

The job openings in VSCLAB

My group now has 3-4 Ph.D. openings for the Fall 2020. Students with electrical engineering, computer science, physics and applied mathematics backgrounds are welcome to apply. Students with M.S. degrees are preferred. Full financial supports will be provided for qualified students.