All times are based on Centra European Summer Time.

September 12th, 2022

08:00-08:45 Registration & Welcome Desk

08:45-09:00 Opening Session

09:00-10:00 Keynote 1

Moderator: Paolo RECH (University of Trento)

10:00-10:15 Coffee Break

10:15-11:15 Regular Session 1 – Low power devices reliability

Moderator: Sarah AZIMI (Politecnico di Torino)

  • Experimental evaluation of neutron-induced errors on a multicore RISC-V platform – Fernando Fernandes DOS SANTOS (Univ. Rennes, INRIA), Angeliki KRITIKAKOU (Univ. Rennes, INRIA), Olivier SENTIEYS (Univ. Rennes, INRIA)
  • Recovering Information on the CVA6 RISC-V CPU with a Baremetal Micro-Architectural Covert Channel – Valentin MARTINOLI (Cybersecurity Hardware lab, Thales DIS and Univ. Grenoble Alpes, CNRS, Grenoble INP), Yannick TEGLIA (Cybersecurity Hardware lab, Thales DIS), Bouagoun ABDELLAH (Cybersecurity Hardware lab, Thales DIS), Régis LEVEUGLE (Univ. Grenoble Alpes, CNRS, Grenoble INP)
  • An Anomalous Behavior Detection Method for IoT Devices Based on Power Waveform Shapes – Kota HISAFURU (Waseda University), Kazunari TAKASAKI (Waseda University), Nozomu TOGAWA (Waseda University)

11:15-11:30 Break

11:30-12:30 Special Session 1 – Functional and Timing Implications of Transient Faults in Critical Systems

Organizer: Angeliki Kritikakou (Univ. Rennes, INRIA, Irisa)
Moderator: Fernando DOS SANTOS (Univ Rennes, INRIA)

  • Exposing the Impact of Radiation-Induced Transient Faults on Application Timing Behavior – Angeliki Kritikakou (Univ. Rennes, INRIA, Irisa)
  • Real-time vulnerability analysis driven selective hardening for approximate applications – Panagiota Nikolaou (KIOS Research and Innovation Center of Excellence)
  • Timing impact of Single Event Upsets in Image Processing Pipelines for Space Systems based on Embedded GPUS – Ivan RODRIGUEZ-FERRANDEZ (Barcelona Supercomputer Center)

12:30-14:00 Lunch Break

14:00-14:40 Poster Session – Posters #1

  • A Closer Look at Evaluating the Bit-Flip Attack Against Deep Neural Networks – Kevin HECTOR (CEA Tech, Centre CMP, Equipe Commune CEA Tech and Univ. Grenoble Alpes, CEA, Leti) Tech, Pierre-Alain MOELLIC (CEA Tech, Centre CMP, Equipe Commune CEA Tech and Univ. Grenoble Alpes, CEA, Leti), Mathieu DUMONT (CEA Tech, Centre CMP, Equipe Commune CEA Tech and Univ. Grenoble Alpes, CEA, Leti), Jean-Max DUTERTRE (Mines Saint-Etienne, CEA, Leti, Centre CMP)
  • A New Decoding Method for Double Error Correcting Cross Parity Codes – Georg DUCHRAU (Universität Potsdam), Michael GOSSEL (Universitaet Potsdam)
  • All Digital Low-Cost Built-in Defect Testing Strategy for Operational Amplifiers with High Coverage – Michael SEKYERE (Iowa State University), Marampally SAIKIRAN (Iowa State University), Degang CHEN (Iowa State University)
  • An Experimentally Tuned Compact Electrical Model for Laser Fault Injection Simulation – William SOUZA DA CRUZ (Mines Saint-Etienne, CEA-LETI, , Centre CMP), Raphael VIERA (Mines Saint-Etienne, CEA-LETI, , Centre CMP), Jean-Baptiste RIGAUD (Mines Saint-Etienne, CEA-LETI, , Centre CMP), Guillaume HUBERT (French Aerospace Laboratory, ONERA), Jean-Max DUTERTRE (Mines Saint-Etienne, CEA-LETI, , Centre CMP)
  • MLC: A Machine Learning Based Checker For Soft Error Detection In Embedded Processors – Nooshin NOSRATI (University of Tehran), Maksim JENIHHIN (Tallinn University of Technology), Zainalabedin NAVABI (University of Tehran)

14:40-14:50 Coffee Break

14:50-15:50 Regular Session 2 – Security #1

Moderator: Ilia POLIAN (University of Stuttgart)

  • Microcontroller Performance Screening: Optimizing the Characterization in the Presence of Anomalous and Noisy Data – Nicolò BELLARMINO (Politecnico di Torino), Riccardo CANTORO (Politecnico di Torino), Martin HUCH (Infineon Technologies AG), Tobias KILIAN (Infineon Technologies AG, Technical University of Munich), Ulf SCHLICHTMANN (Technical University of Munich), Giovanni SQUILLERO (Politecnico di Torino)
  • REVOLVER: A Zero-Step Execution Emulation Framework for Mitigating Power Side-Channel Attacks on ARM64 – Christos ZONIOS (University of Ioannina), Vasileios TENENTES (University of Ioannina)
  • Compressed Learning in MCA Architectures to Tolerate Malicious Noise – Bijay Raj PAUDEL (Southern Illinois University), Spyros TRAGOUDAS (Southern Illinois University)

15:50-17:00 Panel – Industrial Challenges for Reliable, Safe, Secure, and Time Deterministic Intelligent Systems

Organizers: Riccardo MARIANI (NVIDIA) and Cecilia METRA (University of Bologna)
Moderator: Cecilia METRA (University of Bologna)


  • Riccardo Mariani, NVIDIA Vice-President Industry Safety
  • Mauro Pipponzi, ELES Semiconductor Equipment Chief Technical Officer
  • Martin Duncan, STMicroelectronics General Manager ADAS & ASIC Division
  • Francesco Rossi, RESILTECH SRL Automotive Safety Solution Manager
  • Yervant Zorian, Synopsys Chief Architect and Fellow

The panel is sponsored by the IEEE Digital Reality Initiative

Thanks to the IEEE Digital Reality Initiative support, you can access this panel virtually free of charge.

17:00-18:00 Welcome reception

September 13th, 2022

08:00-09:00 Registration & Welcome Desk

09:00-10:00 Special Session 2 – Recent Trends and Perspectives on Defect-Oriented Testing

Organizer: Riccardo CANTORO (Politecnico di Torino)
Moderator: Angeliki KRITIKAKOU (Univ. Rennes, INRIA, Irisa)

  • Device aware test as a means to win the war against unmodelled defects – Said Hamdioui (TU Delft) 
  • Are STLs suitable for defect-oriented fault models? – Sandro Sartoni (Politecnico di Torino)
  • Exploiting visual data to boost testing methodologies – Nektar Xama (KU Leuven)
  • Test characterization of non-volatile memories – Giorgio Insinga (Politecnico di Torino) 

10:00-10:15 Coffee Break

10:15-11:15 Regular Session 3 – Security #2

Moderator: Riccardo CANTORO (Politecnico di Torino)

  • A Novel Fault-Tolerant Logic Style with Self-Checking Capability – Mahdi TAHERI (Tallinn University of Technology), Saeideh SHEIKHPOUR (Ghent University), Ali MAHANI (Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman), Maksim Jenihhin (Tallinn University of Technology)
  • Effective Hardware-Trojan Feature Extraction Against Adversarial Attacks at Gate-Level Netlists – Kazuki YAMASHITA (Waseda University), Tomohiro KATO (Waseda University), Kento HASEGAWA (KDDI Research, Inc.), Seira HIDANO (KDDI Research, Inc.), Kazuhide FUKUSHIMA (KDDI Research, Inc.), Nozomu TOGAWA (Waseda University)
  • On Attacking IJTAG Architecture based on Locking SIB with Security LFSR – Gaurav KUMAR (Indian Institute of Technology Jammu), Anjum RIAZ (Indian Institute of Technology Jammu), Yamuna PRASAD (Indian Institute of Technology Jammu), Satyadev AHLAWAT (Indian Institute of Technology Jammu)

11:15-11:30 Break

11:30-12:30 Regular Session 4 – Novel architectures reliability

Moderator: Marcello TRAIOLA (INRIA)

  • Effective fault simulation of GPU’s Permanent Faults for reliability estimation of CNNs – Juan-David GUERRERO-BALAGUERA (Politecnico di Torino), Robert LIMAS SIERRA (Universidad Pedagogica y Tecnologica de Colombia), Matteo SONZA REORDA (Politecnico di Torino)
  • Sources of Single Event Effects in the Nvidia Xavier SoC family under Proton Irradiation – Ivan RODRIGUEZ-FERRANDEZ (Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya and Barcelona Supercomputer Center), Maris TALI (European Space Agency), Leonidas KOSMIDIS (Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya and Barcelona Supercomputing Center), Marta ROVITUSO (Holland PTC), David STEENARI (European Space Agency)
  • Understanding the Impact of Cutting in Quantum Circuits Reliability to Transient Faults – Nadir CASCIOLA (Politecnico di Torino), Edoardo GIUSTO (Politecnico di Torino), Emanuele DRI (Politecnico di Torino), Daniel OLIVEIRA (Federal University of Paranà), Paolo RECH (University of Trento), Bartolomeo MONTRUCCHIO (Politecnico di Torino)

12:30-14:00 Lunch Break

14:00-14:40 Poster Session – Posters #2

  • Power Cycling Body Diode Current Flow on SiC MOSFET Device – Giovanni CORRENTE (STMicroelectronics), Nella BENTIVEGNA (ST Microelectronics), Sebastiano RUSSO (STMicroelectronics)
  • Quantum Noise in the Flow of Time: A Temporal Study of the Noise in Quantum Computers – Betis BAHERI (Kent State Uvinersity), Qiang GUAN (Kent State University), Vipin Chaudhary (Case Western Reserve University), Ang LI (Pacific Northwest National Laboratory)
  • Software Product Reliability Based on Basic Block Metrics Recomposition – Tiziano FIORUCCI (STMicroelectronics, Univ. Grenoble Alpes, CNRS, Grenoble INP, TIMA), Giorgio DI NATALE (Univ. Grenoble Alpes, CNRS, Grenoble INP, TIMA), Jean-Marc DAVEAU (STMicroelectronics), Philippe ROCHE (STMicroelectronics)
  • SENAS: Security driven ENergy Aware Scheduler for Real Time Approximate Computing Tasks on Multi-Processor Systems – Krishnendu GUHA (University of Florida), Sangeet SAHA (University of Essex), Klaus MCDONALD-MAIER (University of Essex)
  • Yield Evaluation of Memristive Crossbar Array-based Neural Networks with Repairability – Anu BALA (School of ECM, Oxford Brookes University), Saurabh KHANDELWAL (School of ECM, Oxford Brookes University),, Abusaleh JABIR (School of ECM, Oxford Brookes University),, MARCO OTTAVI (University of Rome Tor Vergata and University of Twente)

14:40-14:50 Coffee Break

14:50-15:50 Special Session 3 – Toward AI-Enabled Hardware Security: Challenges and Opportunities

Organizer and moderator: Hossein Sayadi (California State University)

  • Towards Intelligent Hardware-Assisted Intrusion Detection: A Retrospective and Look Ahead – Hossein Sayadi (California State University)
  • Machine Learning-based Side-Channel Attack on AES 128 – Sara Tehranipoor (West Virginia University)
  • Machine Learning for Side-Channel Security Assessment of Next-Generation Cryptosystems – Aydin Aysu (North Carolina State University)

17:30-19:00 Visit to MAUTO (Museo Nazionale Dell’Automobile)

20:00 Gala Dinner at the Esperia Restaurant

September 14th, 2022

08:00-09:00 Registration & Welcome Desk

09:00-10:00 Keynote 2

Moderator: Alessandro SAVINO (Politecnico di Torino)

10:00-10:15 Coffee Break

10:15-11:15 Regular Session 5 – Reliability and Security

Moderator: Michele PORTOLAN (Grenoble-INP/Phelma)

  • Novel BTI Robust Ring-Oscillator-Based Physically Unclonable Function – Marco GROSSI, Martin Eugenio OMANA (University of Bologna), Martin Omana (University of Bologna), Daniele ROSSI (University of Pisa), Biagio MARZULLI (Amaris Technologies srl), Cecilia METRA (University of Bologna)
  • Security and Reliability Evaluation of Countermeasures implemented using High-Level Synthesis – Amalia-Artemis KOUFOPOULOU (University of Piraeus), Kalliopi XEVGENI (University of Piraeus), Athanasios PAPADIMITRIOU (University of Piraeus , University of the Peloponnese), Mihalis PSARAKIS (University of Piraeus), David HELY (Univ. Grenoble Alpes, CEA, Leti)
  • Radiation Hardened Flip-Flops Minimizing Area, Power, and Delay Overheads with 1/100 Lower α-SER in a 130 nm Bulk Process – Ryuichi NAKAJIMA (Kyoto Institute of Technology), Kazuya IOKI (ROHM Co., Ltd), Jun FURUTA (Kyoto Institute of Technology), Kazutoshi KOBAYASHI (Kyoto Institute of Technology)

11:15-11:30 Break

11:30-12:30 Regular Session 6 – Deep Neural Networks Reliability Improvement

Moderator: Mihalis PSARAKIS (University of Piraeus)

  • Transient-Fault-Aware Design and Training to Enhance DNNs Reliability with Zero-Overhead – Niccolò CAVAGNERO (Politecnico di Torino), Fernando DOS SANTOS (Univ Rennes, INRIA), Marco CICCONE (Politecnico di Torino), Giuseppe AVERTA (Politecnico di Torino), Tatiana TOMMASI (Politecnico di Torino), Paolo RECH (University of Trento)
  • Open-Set Recognition: an Inexpensive Strategy to Increase DNN Reliability – Gabriele GAVARINI (Politecnico di Torino), Diego STUCCHI (Politecnico di Milano), Annachiara RUOSPO (Politecnico di Torino), Giacomo BORACCHI (Politecnico di Milano), ERNESTO SANCHEZ (Politecnico di Torino)
  • Soft Error Resilient Deep Learning Systems Using Neuron Gradient Statistics – Chandramouli AMARNATH (Georgia Institute of Technology), Mohamed MEJRI (Georgia Institute of Technology), Kwondo MA (Georgia Institute of Technology), Abhijit CHATTERJEE (Georgia Institute of Technology)

12:30-14:00 Lunch Break

14:00-15:00 Regular Session 7 – Trustworthiness

Moderator: Ernesto SANCHEZ (Politecnico di Torino)

  • A Software Approach Towards Defeating Power Management Side Channel Leakage – MD Md Nazmul ISLAM (University of Massachusetts Amherst), Sandip KUNDU (University of Massachusetts Amherst)
  • LIN-MM: Multiplexed Message Authentication Code for Local Interconnect Network message authentication in road vehicles – Oberti FRANCO (Politecnico di Torino and PUNCH Softronix S.r.l.), Alessandro SAVINO (Politecnico di Torino), Ernest SANCHEZ (Politecnico di Torino), Stefano DI CARLO (Politecnico di Torino), Parisi FILIPPO, Brero MIRCO (PUNCH Softronix S.r.l.) , Oberti FRANCO (PUNCH Softronix S.r.l.)
  • Radiation-induced Effects on DMA Data Transfer in Reconfigurable Devices – Andrea PORTALURI, Sarah AZIMI, Corrado DE SIO, Luca STERPONE (Politecnico di Torino), David Merodio CODINACHS (European Space Agency)

15:00-15:10 Coffee Break

15:10-16:10 Special Session 4 – Online testing of AI and Neuromorphic Systems

Organizer and moderator: Mehdi TAHOORI (KIT)

  • Criticality-Guided Structural Test Generation for AI Accelerators using Neural Twins – Arjun CHAUDHURI (Duke University), Sanmitra BANERJEE (NVIDIA Corporation), Krishnendu CHAKRABARTY (Duke University)
  • Detecting Functional Safety Violation in Online AI Accelerators – Shamik KUNDU (The University of Texas at Dallas), Kanad BASU (The University of Texas at Dallas)
  • Adaptive Block Error Correction for Memristor Crossbars – Sirendra HEMARAM (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology), Mahta MAYAHINIA (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology), Mehdi TAHOORI (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology)

16:00-16:30 Closing Session