Seventh Biennial Ptolemy Miniconference Program

Registration and Overview

8:00 - 8:30
Registration and Continental Breakfast
HP Auditorium, 3rd Floor Soda Hall, UC Berkeley
8:30 - 8:55
"Ptolemy Project Vision"
Edward A. Lee (University of California, Berkeley)
8:55 - 9:25
"Kepler Project Overview, Status, and Future Directions"
Matthew Jones (National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (NCEAS))

Session 1

9:25 - 9:30
"The UC Discovery Grant Program"
Mona D. Lee, (University of California)
9:30 - 9:50
"The Kepler Actor Repository: Enabling Remote Storage, Query and Retrieval of Actors and other Workflow Components"
Chad Berkley, (National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (NCEAS))
9:50 - 10:10
"Leveraging synchronous language principles for continuous-time, discrete-event, and hybrid system models"
Haiyang Zheng (University of California, Berkeley)
10:10 - 10:25

Session 2

10:25 - 10:45
"Scheduling Data-Intensive Workflows in Kepler"
Daniel Zinn, Tim H. Wong, Bertram Ludäescher (University of California, Davis)
10:45 - 11:05
"PTIDES: Programming Temporally Integrated Distributed Embedded Systems"
Yang Zhao, (University of California, Berkeley)
11:05 - 11:25
"Flexible Scientific Workflow with Dynamic Embedding"
A.H.H. Ngu, N. Haasch (Texas State University-San Marcos)
T. Critchlow (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)
S. Bowers, T. McPhillips, B. Ludaescher (University of California, Davis)
11:25 - 11:45
"Partial Evaluation for Optimized Compilation of Actor-oriented Models"
Gang Zhou (University of California, Berkeley)

Posters and Lunch

11:45 - 12:00
Poster session
Joint Modeling and Design of Wireless Networks and Sensor Node Design
Elaine Cheong (University of California, Berkeley)
Real-Time Fault-Tolerant Distributed DE for Embedded Systems
Thomas Feng (University of California, Berkeley)
A Kepler-based Three Tier Architecture applied to LiDAR Interpolation
Efrat Jaeger-Frank, Ilkay Altintas (San Diego Supercomputer Center)
Nesting and Unnesting Models of Computation
Antoon Goderisa (University of Manchester), Ilkay Altintas (San Diego Supercomputer Center), Christopher Brooks (University of California, Berkeley)
Using the RExpression Actor in Kepler Workflows
Dan Higgins, Josh Madin (National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (NCEAS))
VHDL code generation framework in Ptolemy II
Man-Kit Leung (University of California, Berkeley)
Actor Oriented as Macro Language
Rodolfo Totaro (SP-Process s.p.a.)
Ptolemy Reconfigurable and Programmable Hardware Platform
Mohamed A. Salem (Mentor Graphics Corporation)
How to measure Multi-Instruction, Multi-Core Processor Performance using Simulation
Deepak Shankar, Darryl Koivisto (Mirabilis Design Inc.)
Overcoming the Gap Between Design at Electronic System Level (ESL) and Implementation
Horst Salzwedel (Technical University of Ilmenau)
12:00 - 12:30
Lunch (Provided)
Wozniak Lounge, 4th floor Soda Hall
12:30 - 2:00
Poster Session
Wozniak Lounge

Session 3

2:00 - 2:20
"Correctness in Causal Systems"
Eleftherios Matsikoudis (University of California, Berkeley)
2:20 - 2:40
"Causality Interfaces for Actor Networks"
Ye Zhou (University of California, Berkeley)
2:40 - 3:00
"COMAD:Collection-Oriented Modeling and Design of Scientific Workflows and Data"
Timothy McPhillips, Shawn Bowers, Bertram Ludäscher (University of California, Davis)
3:00 - 3:20
"The Power of Higher-Order Components in System Design"
Adam Cataldo, (University of California, Berkeley)
3:20 - 3:40

Session 4

3:40 - 4:00
"Provenance Framework in Kepler"
Norbert Podhorszki (University of California, Davis), Ilkay Altintas (San Diego Supercomputer Center)
4:00 - 4:20
"Viptos: A Graphical Development and Simulation Environment for TinyOS-based Wireless Sensor Networks"
Elaine Cheong (University of California, Berkeley)
4:20 - 4:40
"The CAL Actor Language: Synthesizing Models to FPGA"
Jörn Janneck (Xilinx Research Labs)
4:40 - 5:00
"Cyber-Physical Systems: A Vision of the Future"
Edward A. Lee (University of California, Berkeley)
5:00 - 6:30
Wozniak Lounge