Program (Schedule)

December 6th (Thu)

13:00-13:05 Opening Remarks
A. Fujimaki (Nagoya Univ.)

Plenary Session I (13:05-14:30)  Chairperson: N. Yoshikawa

13:05-13:35 [INV-1]
D. Gupta (Invited), Hypres Inc.
"Hypres Activity for Circuits and Systems"
13:35-14:05 [INV-2]
H. Honda (Invited), Kyushu Univ.
"Enhancing Performance and Power Efficiencies of Scientific Computing through an SFQ Reconfigurable Data-Path Processor"
14:05-14:30 [SO-1]
N. Takagi, Kyoto Univ.
"Overview of JST-CREST SFQ-RDP Project"

Coffee Break (14:30-14:50)

Oral Session I — SFQ Circuits — (14:50-16:05)  Chairperson: Y. Mizugaki

14:50-15:05 [O-1]
T. Kawaguchi, Kyoto Univ.
"A Logic Extraction Method Based on Periodical Pulse Arrival Model for Formal Verification of SFQ Circuits"
15:05-15:20 [O-2]
Y. Yamanashi, Yokohama National Univ.
"Timing Design Method of SFQ Logic Circuit by Controlling Bias Dependence of Signal Propagation Time"
15:20-15:35 [O-3]
M. Tanaka, Nagoya Univ.
"28-GHz, 28-μW Operation of Low-Energy RSFQ ALU Based on 10-kA/cm2 Nb Process"
15:35-15:50 [O-4]
T. Kato, Yokohama National Univ.
"Measurement of an SFQ Half-Precision Floating-Point Adder Using the 10 kA/cm2 Nb Process"
15:50-16:05 [O-5]
H. Myoren, Saitama Univ.
"SFQ Circuits for Multi-Quantum Beam Detectors"

Coffee Break (16:05-16:20)

Poster Session (16:20-17:50)

List of Poster Papers

Banquet at Restaurant HANANOKI (18:00-19:30)

December 7th (Fri)

Plenary Session II (9:00-10:50)  Chairperson: H. Myoren

9:00-9:30 [INV-3]
H. Toepfer (Invited), Technical Univ. of Ilmenau
"SystemC-Based Modeling Approach for High-level Description of RSFQ Cells Including Effects of Noise"
9:30-10:00 [INV-4]
A. Bozbey (Invited), (TOBB ETU)
"Development of an Analog Circuit Optimizer and Jitter Analysis Tool for SFQ Circuits"
10:00-10:25 [SO-2]
N. Yoshikawa, Yokohama National Univ.
"Recent Research Development on Adiabatic Quantum-Flux Parametron as Ultra-Low-Power Logic"
10:25-10:50 [SO-3]
A. Fujimaki, Nagoya Univ.
"Challenges for Low-Power SFQ Digital Systems"

Coffee Break (10:50-11:10)

Oral Session II — Fabrication and Analog Applications — (11:10-12:40)  Chairperson: A. Fujimaki

11:10-11:25 [O-6]
S. Nagasawa, SRL-ISTEC
"Yield Improvement of Shift Register Chips for Nb-nine-layer Fabrication Process"
11:25-11:40 [O-7]
H. Akaike, Nagoya Univ.
"Niobium-Nitride Junction Technology for Single-Flux- Quantum Circuits"
11:40-11:55 [O-8]
K. Kajino, NICT
"Superconducting Nanowire Single Photon Detectors with Reduced Area for Optical-to-Electrical Converters"
11:55-12:10 [O-9]
T. Onomi, Tohoku Univ.
"Design and Fabrication of an Improved Neural Circuit for Superconducting Neural Network Solving a Combinatorial Optimization Problem"
12:10-12:25 [O-10]
M. Maezawa, AIST
"New Quantum Voltage Noise Source for Johnson Noise Thermometry"
12:25-12:40 [O-11]
Y. Mizugaki, Univ. of Electro-Communications
"Prototypes of Voltage Waveform Synthesizer Based on Single-Flux-Quantum Pulse-Frequency Modulation"
12:40-12:50 Closing Remarks
N. Yoshikawa

SSV 2012 sponsored by JST-CREST SFQ Project, MEXT SFQ Project, and JST-ALCA SFQ Project