Important dates:

 6 sept. 2002:
 Deadline for paper  submission

 Deadline extended to
 13 sept. 2002

 18 oct. 2002:
 Notification of

 8 nov. 2002:
 Camera-ready copies due

 9-12 mar.  2003:
 SAC 2003 takes place

SAC 2003


Call for Papers

(get pdf file)

Track Program Chairs  

Program Committee


Track Programme

Embedded Systems:
Applications, Solutions, and Techniques

Track Programme

Session A - Design Space Exploration - chair: Jie Liu, PARC, Palo Alto, CA, USA

"Partitioning of Embedded Applications onto Heterogeneous Multiprocessor Architectures"
Fabio Salice - Politecnico di Milano & CEFRIEL, Milano, Italy
Luca Del Vecchio - CEFRIEL - Milano, Italy
Luigi Pomante - CEFRIEL - Milano, Italy
William Fornaciari - Politecnico di Milano & CEFRIEL, Milano, Italy

"A Software Framework for Efficient System-level Performance Evaluation of Embedded Systems"
Joseph E. Coffland and Andy D. Pimentel - University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
(presentation available here)

"A Methodology for the Efficient Architectural Exploration of Energy-Delay Trade-offs for Embedded Systems"
Lorenzo Salvemini - ALaRI, Lugano, Switzerland
Mariagiovanna Sami, Donatella Sciuto, Cristina Silvano, Vittorio Zaccaria
- Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Roberto Zafalon - ST Microelectronics

"ARCHITECT-R: A System for Reconfigurable Robots Design"
R.A. Gonçalves, P.A. Moraes - Universidade de São Paulo, Brasil
J.M.P. Cardoso - University of Algarve, Portugal
D.F. Wolf - University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
M.M. Fernandes, R.A.F. Romero, E. Marques - Universidade de São Paulo, Brasil

Session B - Supporting Systems - chair: Alessio Bechini, Univ. of Pisa, Italy

"Validation of Code-Improving Transformations for Embedded Systems"
Robert van Engelen, David Whalley, and Xin Yuan - Florida State Univ. - Tallahassee, FL, USA
(presentation available here)

"An Optimized Java Interpreter for Connected Devices and Embedded Systems"
Andrew Beatty, Kevin Casey, David Gregg, and Andrew Nisbet - Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland

"TinyGALS: A Programming Model for Event-Driven Embedded Systems"
Elaine Cheong, Judy A. Liebman - University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
Jie Liu, Feng Zhao - Palo Alto Research Center, CA, USA

(presentation available here)

"An Efficient Time Representation for Real-Time Embedded Systems"
Alessio Carlini and Giorgio C. Buttazzo - Università di Pavia, Italy