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29th Annual

Single Event Effects (SEE) Symposium coupled with the Military and Aerospace Programmable Logic Devices (MAPLD) Workshop

May 18 - 21, 2020


San Diego, Marriott La Jolla



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Please join us for the jointly held

2020 Single Event Effects (SEE) Symposium and Military and Aerospace
Programmable Logic Devices (MAPLD) Workshop


May 18 - 21, 2020

at the

Marriott LaJolla, CA, USA


Abstract submissions due Saturday, March 7, 2020

Submit your abstract here

Click Here for Registration Details



We are seeking contributions in the following areas, but all submissions will be reviewed. Four sessions are available: SEE, MAPLD, Combined, and Poster. The Combined Session includes submissions that cross SEE and MAPLD themes. The Poster Session can include SEE, MAPLD, or Combined content. Please refrain from technical content reasonably classified as product marketing.

SEE Symposium MAPLD
New! Artificial Intelligence (AI) / Machine Learning (ML) in FPGAs/SoCs: AI / ML design considerations for reliable terrestrial, avionic, and aerospace applications; using AI for SEE mitigation; SEE evaluation of designs leveraging AI / ML
Phenomena: Upsets, Functional Interrupts, Transients, Latchup, Gate Rupture, Burnout, etc. FPGAs/SoCs, PLDs, and New Devices: New and/or novel FPGA and PLDs; Benchmarking of FPGAs and PLDs; Applications of space-borne processing.
Basic Mechanisms and Modeling: Destructive and Non-Destructive Effects, Nanoscale Phenomena, Charge Transport and Collection, Impact of Circuit and Environmental Parameters, etc. Mitigation of Single event effects in FPGAs/SoCs, PLDs, and commercial electronics: Multi-level approaches for high reliability and fault tolerance (redundancy, TMR, SET filtering, etc…), upset mitigation techniques and automated tools, etc.
SEE Mitigation Methods Including Radiation Hardened by Design (RHBD) and by Process (RHBP): Approaches for gaining SEE hardness in commercial devices, etc. Designing with FPGAs/SoCs, and PLDs: agile methods, ESL/HLS and model-based engineering techniques, embedded processing, and synthesis efficiency improvements.
Environments and Facilities: Space, Atmospheric and Terrestrial environments. Heavy Ion, Proton, Neutron and Pulsed Laser Test Facilities. Validation and Verification of FPGAs/SoCs, and PLDs: Verification techniques and languages such as co-simulation, System Verilog and OVM/UVM. Simulation speed-up techniques, emulation, new tools and methods for design validation.
Operational Regimes and Performance Data: Systems and Devices from LEO to Interplanetary, High Altitude Aircraft, and Terrestrial. Availability/Reliability/Susceptibility of programmable devices: Failure mechanisms, reliability testing and characterization, packaging reliability, reliable design practices.
Electronic & Photonic Device Data and Measurement Techniques: Memories, Analog/Digital Circuits, systems-on-chip (SoCs), Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs), Optocouplers, Photonic Integrated Circuits, Power Converters, Sensors, etc. Novel Applications and Case Studies: Reconfigurable computing, high-performance processing using programmable logic, successful deployment of programmable logic, etc.
Systems and Error Rate Computation: Error Mitigation, Error Detection & Correction, Multi-core Processing, and Fault Tolerant Systems; Analytic, Monte Carlo, Mixed-Level, methods, etc. Technical Management of FPGAs and PLDs: Technical leadership, process management and metrics.
Education: Education Practices, Market Demands for Military and Aerospace Component Engineers, and Engineer Retention.
*All options subject to change any time, per the discretion of the conference committee

The 2020 Preliminary Program will become available after abstract submission and review has completed

2020 Exhibit Registration Is Open!

2020 Exhibitor Floor Plan is available (PDF)

 
 

If you are interested in being a 2020 SEE-MAPLD Exhibitor,
please register or contact us for further information:

Teresa Farris
Archon, LLC
Teresa.Farris@archon-llc.com

Also refer to our Registration page for Exhibitor specific details


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Renesas Electronics America
contact: Oscar Mansilla
phone: 321-724-7247
email: oscar.mansilla.zn@gr.renesas.com
web: www.renesas.com
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3D Plus
contact: Timothee Dargnies
phone: 510-824-5591
email: tdargnies@3d-plususa.com
web: www.3d-plus.com
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Microchip Technology, Inc.
contact: Megan Walton
phone: 949-356-1046
email: megan.walton@microchip.com
web: www.microchip.com
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Tortuga Logic
contact: Jennifer Spangle
phone: 888-488-7706
email: jennifer@tortugalogic.com
web: http://www.tortugalogic.com

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NASA Electronic Parts and Packaging (NEPP) Program
contact: Jonny Pellish
email: jonathan.pellish@nasa.gov
phone: 301-286-1852
web: nepp.nasa.gov

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Radiation Test Solutions, Inc.
contact: Malcolm Thomson
email: mthompson@radiationtestsolutions.com
phone: 719-339-3146
web: www.radiationtestsolutions.com

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Mentor, A Siemens Business
contact: Melissa Ferro
email: melissa_ferro@mentor.com
phone: 510-354-5878
web: www.mentor.com

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Integra Technologies
contact: Ted Barlett
email: ted.barlett@integra-tech.com
phone: 316-630-6801
web: www.integra-tech.com

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EMPC
contact: Larisa Milic
email: lmilic@empc.com
phone: 301-869-2317
web: www.empc.com

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ULTRA TEC
contact: Tim Hazeldine
phone: 714-542-0608
email: tim@ultratecusa.com
web: www.ultratecusa.com

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4Links Limited
contact: Dennis Gross
email: dennis@4links.co.uk
phone: +44 7802 385544
web: www.4links.co.uk
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Blue Pearl Software
contact: Jennifer Treiber
email: jenn.treiber@bluepearlsoftware.com
phone: 408-961-0121
web: www.bluepearlsoftware.com

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STAR-Dundee
contact: Alberto Gonzalez Villafranca
email: alberto.gonzalez@star-dundee.com
phone: +44 1382 201755
web: www.star-dundee.com

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Northwestern Medicine Proton Center
contact: Steve Laub
email: steven.laub@nm.org
phone: 630-821-6376
web: www.protoncenter.nm.org

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Cobham
contact: Mia Johansson
email: Mia Johansson
phone: +46 31 7758650
web: www.cobham.com/gaisler


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TopLine
contact: Martin Hart
email: hart@topline.tv
phone: 800-776-9888
web: www.topline.tv
   

Registration Procedures for the SEE/MAPLD Workshop

Ground Rules For All Attendees
Name badges are required for admittance to the technical sessions, exhibits, and other functions

Registration and badges may not be shared

Badges are ONLY to be used by the person named on the badge
Registration for Attendees and Exhibitors

To register, complete the information and submit payment at:

Attendee and Guest Registration Page

Exhibitor Registration Page

Attendee and Exhibitor registration must be made from these links; checks are not accepted.

For questions, reservation assistance, or to make changes, contact:

Teresa Farris
Teresa.Farris@archon-llc.com
719-964-3617

All meals and evening functions are included in the Attendee registration fee.

Exhibitor-Specific Registration Details

The 2020 SEE/MAPLD Exhibits will open early January. The exhibit cost is $2000 which includes One (1) Complimentary Technical Registration and Two (2) Exhibitor Only badges. Additional Exhibitor Only badges are available for $275.00 and are limited to Three (3) per exhibit.

The six-foot exhibit space includes a six-foot skirted table and two chairs. NOTE: this is a table top only exhibit! There is not room for a 10-foot exhibit booth!

Good news - SEE/MAPLD exhibitors will receive free WiFi in the exhibit area!

Tentative set-up, exhibit hours and tear down are:

Set-up:             Tuesday, May 19, 7:15 am - 9:15 am
Exhibit Hours:   Tuesday, May 19, 9:30 am - 8:00 pm with morning and afternoon breaks, a buffet lunch, and an evening reception around the exhibit tables
                        Wednesday, May 20, 9:30 am - 2:00 pm with a morning break and buffet, with exhibitor raffles, around the exhibit tables
Tear down:       Wednesday, May 20 after 2:00 pm

Guest Registration


New for 2020: SEE/MAPLD now offers a Guest Badge that allows companions to attend all of the reception functions.

2019 SEE/MAPLD Fees

SEE/MAPLD Technical Registration includes 3 1/2 days of
Technical Sessions, Tutorials and Invited Speakers

Breakfast, lunch and breaks are provided May 18-21, 2020

Sunday, May 17th: Registration Reception
Tuesday, May 19th: Exhibitor Reception
Wednesday, May 20th: Poster Reception

  Early Late (After Friday, April 17)
Attendee $775 $825
Student $375 $425
Exhibitor $2000


Registered Attendees may purchase guest badges.

The guest badge provides access to the Registration Reception,
Exhibitor Reception and Poster Reception.

Guest Badge $125


Official SEE/MAPLD Registration Cancellation Policy (Technical and Exhibits)

Registration cancellations must be requested by May 1, 2020. Please email
Teresa.Farris@archon-llc.com with your request. A $50 processing fee will be withheld from all refunds.

Due to advance financial commitments, refunds of conference registration fees requested
after May 1, 2020, cannot be guaranteed. Consideration of requests for refunds
will be processed after the conference on a case-by-case basis

Hotel Reservation


Please refer to our Hotel Information page to reserve your room for SEE/MAPLD

2020 Hotel Reservations for the La Jolla Marriott at the SEE-MAPLD

SEE/MAPLD has a hotel block of rooms at the La Jolla Marriott. The rate is the Government Per Diem of $173.00 plus sales tax with
reduced parking rate of $12.00 for attendees registered at the hotel. The block is open now and closes on April 22, 2020.
SEE/MAPLD appreciates your patronage at the La Jolla Marriott.

Book your group rate for 2020 SEE/MAPLD Conference May 18-21 
Note: Parking for workshop attendees is at special discount rate of $12/day

Room block beginning and end dates: 5/13/20 - 5/24/20
Last day to book: 4/22/20



Local visitor information for La Jolla, CA and the San Diego area.

The meeting is being held near the University Town Center (UTC)/Golden Triangle in La Jolla, CA.
This is about a 10 minute drive from the ocean and downtown La Jolla.

Marriott LaJolla local Arrangement and Transportation Information

There are many fine local restaurants and accessible shopping within walking distance of the hotel.
Several useful websites that may be of interest are:

http://www.sandiego.org/discover/la-jolla.aspx
http://www.dreamlajolla.com
http://www.maintour.com/socal/sdg_utc.htm
http://www.lajollabythesea.com

And for the bargain hunters:
http://www.halfpricesandiego.com

Previous SEE Symposium and SEE/MAPLD Home Pages: 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019

SEE Symposium and SEE/MAPLD Presentation Materials 2006-2019

Contact Us

General Chair(s): SEE: David Hansen, Data Device Corporation / MAPLD: Gregory Allen, NASA/JPL-Caltech
Technical Program Chair(s): SEE: Megan Casey, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center / MAPLD Co-Chairs: Nadia Rezzak, Microchip Technology, Inc. and Pierre Maillard, Xilinx
Poster Session Chair: Martha O'Bryan, SSAI / NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Industrial Exhibit Chairwoman: Teresa Farris, Archon, LLC
Local Arrangements & Registration Services: Teresa Farris, Archon, LLC
Website Curator: Carl Szabo, SSAI / NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

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