ISPD 2017 Contest : Clock-Aware FPGA Placement

Announcements

  • February 17, 2017: Patch_05 is ready to download at GitHub : clock routing issue is fixed.
  • February 15, 2017: Patch_04 is ready to download at GitHub: detailed information for clock legalization rule violation.
  • February 15, 2017: Click here for mapping Vivado reported half column region to Bookshelf coordinates.
  • February 14, 2017: Binary submission schedule:
    Binary Date Description
    Alpha Feb 15th Ensure that binary runs on testing platform. No library dependence issues.
    Final Mar 9th Final executable that runs on contest benchmarks.
  • February 14, 2017: Please submit your Alpha version placer by email ispd2017contest@gmail.com
  • February 14, 2017: Benchmarks were updated: new clock region parameter "half-column-start-column" added: README file contains detailed information: clk_design1 , clk_design2 , clk_design3 , clk_design4
  • February 10, 2017: Vivado patch_03 is ready to download through GitHub.
  • February 9, 2017: Vivado patch_02 is ready to download through GitHub.
  • February 9, 2017: Benchmarks were updated: (1) BUFG location (FIXED); (2) Layout file clock region clk_design1 , clk_design2 , clk_design3 , clk_design4
  • February 3, 2017: Benchmarks were updated with copyright information added: clk_design1 , clk_design2 , clk_design3 , clk_design4
  • February 3, 2017: Vivado placement evaluation flow is ready. Click here for instructions. Note that you need to download the full benchmarks for the evaluation flow.
  • February 2, 2017: full benchmarks were updated with design.dcp added: clk_design1 , clk_design2 , clk_design3 , clk_design4
  • January 31, 2017: 4 benchmarks were updated with BRAM clock pin added: clk_design1 , clk_design2 , clk_design3 , clk_design4
  • January 31, 2017: Evaluation metrics are posted
  • January 12, 2017: Please check FAQ page for frequently answered questions.
  • January 12, 2017: 4 benchmarks were updated: clk_design1 , clk_design2 , clk_design3 , clk_design4
  • January 10, 2017: More clock-aware placement benchmarks are available: clk_design1 , clk_design2 , clk_design3 , clk_design4
  • December 13, 2016: ISPD 2016 contest benchmarks are available. Click here to download.
  • December 13, 2016: Sample benchmark updated. Download clk_design1
  • December 12, 2016: First sample benchmark ready. Download here
  • November 22, 2016: Contest topic announced. Please read the call for participation document for details.