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Philip Brisk: Microfluidics


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Microfluidics

B. Crites, K. Kong, and P. Brisk
Diagonal Component Expansion for Flow-layer Placement of Flow-based Microfluidic Biochips
International Conference on Compilers, Architecture, and Synthesis for Embedded Systems (CASES) 
Seoul, Korea, October 15-20, 2017
Accepted for publication; to appear in an upcoming issue of the ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing Systems (TECS)

W. Minhass, J. McDaniel, M. Raagaard, P. Brisk, P. Pop, and J. Madsen
Scheduling and Fluid Routing for Flow-based Microfluidic Laboratories-on-a-Chip
IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems (TCAD)
Accepted for publication; to appear

K. O'Neal, D. Grissom, and P. Brisk
Resource-Constrained Scheduling for Digital Microfluidic Biochips
ACM Journal of Emerging Technology in Computing Systems (JETC)
Accepted for publication; to appear

J. Wang, V. G. J. Rogers, P. Brisk, and W. H. Grover
MOPSA: A Microfluidics-optimized Particle Simulation Algorithm
Biomicrofluidics (BMF)
11(3):034121 (2017)
Paper

B. Crites, K. Kong, and P. Brisk
Diagonal Component Expansion for Flow-layer Placement of Flow-based Microfluidic Biochips
Poster / No Publication
54th Design Automation Conference (DAC), Work in Progress (WIP) Session
Austin, TX, USA, June 18-22, 2017
Poster

J. Potter, W. Grover, and P. Brisk 
Design Automation for Paper Microfluidics with Passive Flow Substrates

Great Lakes Symposium on VLSI (GLSVLSI)
Banff, Alberta, Canada, May 10-12, 2017, pp. 215-220
Paper   Slides

B. Crites, K. Kong, and P. Brisk 
Reducing Microfluidic Very Large Scale Integration (mVLSI) Chip Area by Seam Carving
Poster / Short Paper
Great Lakes Symposium on VLSI (GLSVLSI)
Banff, Alberta, Canada, May 10-12, 2017, pp. 459-462
Paper   Poster

J. McDaniel, W. Grover, and P. Brisk
The Case for Semi-automated Design of Microfluidic Very Large Scale Integration (mVLSI) Chips

Design Automation and Test in Europe (DATE)
Lausanne, Switzerland, March 27-31, 2017, pp. 1793-1798
Paper    Slides

S. Windh, C. Phung, D. Grissom, P. Pop, and P. Brisk
Performance Improvements and Congestion Reduction for Routing-based Synthesis for Digital Microfluidic Biochips
IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems (TCAD)
36(1):41-54, January, 2017
Paper

J. McDaniel, Z. Zimmerman, D. Grissom, and P. Brisk
PCB Escape Routing and Layer Minimization for Digital Microfluidic Biochips
IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems (TCAD)
36(1):69-82, January, 2017
Paper

J. Wang, P. Brisk, and W. Grover
Random Design of Microfluidics
Lab-on-a-Chip
16(21):4212-4219, October, 2016
Paper

C. Curtis and P. Brisk
Simulation of Feedback-driven PCR Assays on a 2D Electrowetting Array using a Domain-Specific High-level Biological Programming Language
Microelectronics Journal
148(1):110-116, December, 2015
Paper

J. McDaniel, B. Crites, W. Grover, and P. Brisk
Flow Layer Physical Design for Microfluidic Chips based on Monolithic Membrane Valves
IEEE Design & Test
32(6):51-59, December, 2015
Paper

D. Grissom, C. Curtis, S. Windh, C. Phung, N. Kumar, Z. Zimmerman, K. O'Neal, J. McDaniel, N. Liao, and P. Brisk
An Open-source Compiler and PCB Synthesis Tool for Digital Microfluidic Biochips
Integration: The VLSI Journal
51:169-193, September, 2015
Paper

J. McDaniel, B. Crites, C. Curtis, and P. Brisk
Design Automation for Flow-based Microfluidic Biochips
37th Annual International conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. 
Mini-Symposium: Continuous-Flow Biochips: Technology, Testing, and Design for Fault-Tolerance and Reliability
Milano, Italy, August 25-29, 2015 (1 page)
Paper    Slides

C. Jaress, P. Brisk, and D. Grissom
Rapid Online Fault Recovery for Cyber-physical Digital Microfluidic Biochips
IEEE VLSI Test Symposium (VTS)
Napa, CA, April 27-29, 2015, pp. 1-6
Paper   Slides

D. Grissom, J. McDaniel, and P. Brisk
Performance and Cost Analysis of NoC-inspired Virtual Topologies for Digital Microfluidic Biochips
International Symposium on Integrated Circuits (ISIC)
Singapore, December 10-12, 2014, pp. 352-355
Paper   Slides   Video Presentation

D. Grissom, J. McDaniel, and P. Brisk
A Low-cost Field-Programmable Pin-Constrained Digital Microfluidic Biochip
IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems (TCAD)
33(11):1657-1670, November, 2014
Paper

J. McDaniel, D. Grissom, and P. Brisk
Multi-terminal PCB Escape Routing for Digital Microfluidic Biochips using Negotiated Congestion
22nd IFIP/IEEE International Conference on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI-SoC)
Playa Del Carmen, Mexico, October 6-8, 2014, pp. 219-224
Paper   Slides

J. McDaniel, B. Parker, and P. Brisk
Simulated Annealing-based Placement for Microfluidic Large Scale Integration (mLSI) Chips
22nd IFIP/IEEE International Conference on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI-SoC)
Playa Del Carmen, Mexico, October 6-8, 2014, pp. 213-218
Paper   Slides

D. Grissom and P. Brisk
Software Control of Cyber-physical Laboratories-on-a-Chip
36th Annual International conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. 
Mini-Symposium: Health Cyber-Physical Systems: Present Status and Future Directions II
Chicago, IL, USA, August 26-30, 2014 (1 page)
Paper   Slides

D. Grissom, C. Curtis, and P. Brisk
Interpreting Assays with Control Flow on Digital Microfluidic Biochips
ACM Journal on Emerging Technologies in Computing (JETC)
10(3): article #24, April, 2014
Paper

D. Grissom and P. Brisk
Fast Online Synthesis of Digital Microfluidic Biochips
IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems (TCAD)
33(3):356-369, February, 2014
Paper

I. E. Araci and P. Brisk
Recent Developments in Microfluidic Large-scale Integration
Current Opinion in Biotechnology
25:60-68, February, 2014
Paper

J. Fiske, D. Grissom, and P. Brisk
Exploring Speed and Energy Tradeoffs in Droplet Transport for Cyber-Physical Digital Microfluidic Biochips
19th Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASPDAC)
Singapore, January 21-23, 2014, pp. 231-237
Paper    Slides

J. McDaniel, C. Curtis, and P. Brisk
Automatic Synthesis of Microfluidic Large Scale Integration Chips from a Domain-Specific Language
IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (BioCAS)
Rotterdam, The Netherlands, October 31 - November 2, 2013, pp. 101-104
Paper    Slides

D. Grissom and P. Brisk
A Field-programmable Pin-constrained Digital Microfluidic Biochip
50th Design Automation Conference (DAC)
Austin, TX, USA, June 2-6, 2013, article #46
Paper    Slides

J. McDaniel, A. Baez, B. Crites, A. Tammewar, and P. Brisk
Design and Verification Tools for Continuous Fluid Flow-based Microfluidic Devices
18th Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASPDAC)
Yokohama, Japan, January 22-25, 2013, pp. 219-224
Paper    Slides

D. Grissom, K. O'Neal, B. Preciado, H. Patel, R. Doherty, N. Liao, and P. Brisk
A Digital Microfluidic Biochip Synthesis Framework
20th IFIP/IEEE International Conference on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI-SoC)
Santa Cruz, CA, USA, October 7-12, 2012, pp. 177-182
Paper    Slides

K. O'Neal, D. Grissom, and P. Brisk
Force-directed List Scheduling for Digital Microfluidic Biochips
20th IFIP/IEEE International Conference on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI-SoC)
Santa Cruz, CA, USA, October 7-12, 2012, pp. 7-12
Paper    Slides

D. Grissom and P. Brisk
Fast Online Synthesis of Generally Programmable Digital Microfluidic Biochips
10th IEEE/ACM/IFIP International Conference on Hardware/Software Codesign and System Synthesis (CODES-ISSS)
Tampere, Finland, October 7-12, 2012, pp. 413-422
Paper    Slides

D. Grissom and P. Brisk
Path Scheduling on Digital Microfluidic Biochips
49th Design Automation Conference (DAC)
San Francisco, CA, USA, June 3-7, 2012, pp. 26-35
Paper    Slides    Poster

D. Grissom and P. Brisk
A High-Performance Online Assay Interpreter  for Digital Microfluidic Biochips
Poster / Short Paper
22nd Great Lakes Symposium on VLSI (GLS-VLSI)
Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, May 3-4, 2012, pp. 103-106
Paper    Poster


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