Conferences

Mallacc: Accelerating memory allocation
Svilen Kanev, Sam (Likun) Xi, Gu-Yeon Wei, and David Brooks.
Proc. Architectural Support for Programming Languages and Operating Systems (ASPLOS), April 2017. [PDF]

Co-Designing Accelerators and SoC Interfaces Using gem5-Aladdin
Yakun Sophia Shao, Sam Likun Xi, Viji Srinivasan, Gu-Yeon Wei, and David Brooks.
Proc. International Symposium on Microarchitecture (MICRO), October 2016. [PDF]

Self-Assembled Resonance Energy Transfer Keys for Secure Communication over Classical Channels.
Vishwa Nellore, Sam Xi, and Chris Dwyer.
ACS Nano, 2015, 9 (12), pp 11840-11848.

Beyond the Wall: Near-Data Processing for Databases.
Sam (Likun) Xi, Oreoluwa Babarinsa, Manos Athanassoulis, and Stratos Idreos.
SIGMOD Workshop on Data Management on New Hardware, June 2015. [PDF] [Slides]

Quantifying Sources of Error in McPAT and Potential Impacts on Architectural Studies.
Sam (Likun) Xi, Hans Jacobson, Pradip Bose, Gu-Yeon Wei, and David Brooks.
Proc. International Symposium on High Performance Computer Architecture (HPCA), February 2015.
[PDF] [Slides] [McPAT model]

Towards Cache-Friendly Hardware Accelerators.
Yakun (Sophia) Shao, Sam Xi, Viji Srinivasan, Gu-Yeon Wei, and David Brooks.
In Sensors and Cloud Architectures Workshop (HPCA), February 2015. [PDF]

Understanding the critical path in power state transition latencies.
Sam (Likun) Xi, Marisabel Guevara, Jared Nelson, Patrick Pensabene, and Benjamin C. Lee.
Proc. International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED), September 2013. [PDF]

Theses

Resonance Energy Transfer Based Physical Unclonable Function.
Sam Xi and Christopher Dwyer.
(Senior undergraduate thesis). Duke University Pratt School of Engineering, 2013. [PDF]