Previous Publications

Journal Articles

2005

High Abstraction Level Complexity Analysis and Memory Architecture Simulations for Multimedia Algorithms

M. Ravasi; M. Matttavelli 

IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology. 2005. Vol. 15, num. 5, p. 673-684. DOI : 10.1109/TCSVT.2005.846414.

2003

Lossy compression of TPC data and trajectory tracking efficiency for the ALICE experiment

A. Nicolaucig; M. Ivanov; M. Mattavelli 

Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research Section a-Accelerators Spectrometers Detectors and Associated Equipment. 2003. Vol. 500, num. -2, p. 412-420. DOI : 10.1016/S0168-9002(03)00343-7.

High-level algorithmic complexity evaluation for system design

M. Ravasi; M. Mattavelli 

Journal of Systems Architecture. 2003. Vol. 48, num. 13-15, p. 403-427. DOI : 10.1016/S1383-7621(03)00038-9.

2002

A Scalable And Programmable Architecture For 2-D DWT Decoding

M. Ravasi; L. Tenze; M. Mattavelli 

IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology. 2002. Vol. 12, num. 8, p. 671-677. DOI : 10.1109/TCSVT.2002.800863.

The MIN PFS problem and piecewise linear model estimation

E. Amaldi; M. Mattavelli 

Discrete Applied Mathematics. 2002. Vol. 118, num. 1-2, p. 115-143. DOI : 10.1016/S0166-218X(01)00260-8.

Compression of TPC data in the ALICE experiment

A. Nicolaucig; M. Mattavelli 

Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research Section a-Accelerators Spectrometers Detectors and Associated Equipment. 2002. Vol. 487, num. 3, p. 542-556. DOI : 10.1016/S0168-9002(01)02195-7.

2001

Low Energy Digit-serial Architectures for large GF(2m) multiplication

F. Allah Cherigui; D. Mlynek 

IEEE Proceedings – Circuits, Devices and Systems. 2001. 

Efficient Low-Energy, Digit-Serial Exponentiator for large Finite Field GF

F. Allah Cherigui; D. Mlynek 

IEEE Transactions on VLSI. 2001. 

1999

An Efficient Host/Co-Processor Solution For Mpeg-4 Audio Composition

L. Le Bourhis; G. Zoia; M. Mattavelli; D. Mlynek 

IEEE Transactions on Consumer Electronics. 1999. Vol. 45, num. 4, p. 1290-1300. DOI : 10.1109/30.809221.

1998

An Approach For Easy Handling And Interchanging Of Large VHDL-Based Design Databases For Simulation And Synthesis

M. Gumm; D. Mlynek 

Acad. Radiol.. 1998. 

Conference Papers

2005

Configurable motion-estimation hardware accelerator module for the MPEG-4 reference hardware description platform

J. Dubois; M. Mattavelli; L. Pierrefeu; J. Miteran 

2005. IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, ICIP 2005, Genova, September 11-14, 2005. p. 591-594.

A Virtual Socket Framework for Rapid Emulation of Video and Multimedia Designs

P. Schumacher; M. Mattavelli; A. Chirila-Rus; R. Turney 

2005. ICME 2005, Amsterdam, July 6-8, 2005. p. 872-875.

A Software/Hardware Platform For Rapid Prototyping of Video and Multimedia Designs

P. Schumacher; M. Mattavelli; A. Chirila-Rus; R. Turney 

2005. IWSOC 2005, Banff, July 20-24, 2005. p. 30-33. DOI : 10.1109/IWSOC.2005.27.

High Level Extraction of SoC Architectural Information from Generic C Algorithmic Descriptions

M. Ravasi; M. Mattavelli 

2005. IWSOC, Banff, July 20-24, 2005.

High-abstraction level complexity analysis and memory architecture simulations of multimedia algorithms

M. Ravasi; M. Mattavelli 

2005. JFAAA’2005, Dijon, January 18-21, 2005. p. 673-684.

Efficient error correction solutions for OFDM-based wireless video

M. Lattuada; R. Posega; M. Mattavelli; D. Mlynek 

2005. IEEE, PRIME 2005 Conference, Ph.D. Research In Micro-Electronics & Electronics, Lausanne, July 25-28, 2005. p. 205-208.

2004

An automatic tool for high-level algorithmic complexity evaluation and optimization for system design

M. RAVASI; C. CLERC; M. MATTAVELLI; D. MLYNEK 

2004. Symposium on Design, Test, Integration and Packaging of MWMS/MOEMS, Montreux , SUISSE, May 12, 2004.

2003

Data Dependences Critical Path Evaluation at C/C++ System Level

A. Prihozhy; M. Mattavelli; D. Mlynek 

2003.  p. 569-5792003.

High-Level Algorithmic Complexity Analysis for the Implementation of a Motion-JPEG2000 Encoder

M. Ravassi; M. Mattavelli; P. Schumacher; R. Turney 

2003. 

Embedded co-processor architecture for CMOS based image acquisition

J. Dubois; M. Mattavelli 

2003. International Conference on Image Processing, ICIP 2003, Barcelona, September 14-17, 2005. p. 591-594.

Embedded Co-Processor Architecture for CMOS Based Image Acquisition

J. Dubois; M. Mattavelli 

2003.  p. 591-594.

Improving Dvb-T Forward Error Correction By Concatenated Turbo Code Scheme

M. Lattuada; R. Posega; M. Mattavelli; D. Mlynek 

2003. 

High-Level Algorithmic Complexity Analysis for the Implementation of a Motion-JPEG2000 Encoder

M. Ravasi; M. Mattavelli; P. Schumacher; R. Turney 

2003.  p. 440-450.

2002

Techniques for Optimization of Net Algorithms

A. Prihozhy; D. Mlynek; M. Solomennik; M. Mattavelli 

2002. International Conference on Parallel Computing in Electrical Engineering, PARALEC’02, Warsaw, September 22-25, 2002. p. 211-216.

An interpreted approach to multimedia streams protection

C. Alberti; A. Romeo; M. Mattavelli; D. Mlynek 

2002. Eusipco 2002, Toulouse, September 2002. p. 63-66.

2001

An MPEG-oriented platform for Wave Field Synthesis Arrays of Loudspeakers

G. Zoia; C. Alberti 

2001. 

An Audio Virtual DSP for Multimedia Frameworks

G. Zoia; C. Alberti 

2001. 

Fast Line Detection Algorithms Based on Combinatorial Optimization

M. Mattavelli; V. Noel; E. Amaldi 

2001.  p. 410-419.

Paradys: A scalable Infrastructure for parallel circuit simulation

J. Lafitte; D. Mlynek 

2001. 

2000

A System-on-a-chip for Multimedia Stream Processing and Communication

E. Juarez; M. Mattavelli; D. Mlynek 

2000. 

A System-on-a-chip for MPEG-4 Multimedia Stream Processing and Communication

E. Juarez; M. Mattavelli; D. Mlynek 

2000. 

An Efficient Block-Based Interpreter for MPEG-4 Structured Audio

G. Zoia; C. Alberti 

2000. 

Scheduling Strategies for 2D Wavelet Coding Implementations

M. Ravasi; M. Mattavelli; D. Mlynek 

2000. 

A System-on-a-chip for Multimedia Stream Processing & Communication

E. Juarez; M. Mattavelli; D. Mlynek 

2000. 

A VLSI Architecture for MPEG-4 Stream Processing and Communication

E. Juarez; M. Mattavelli; D. Mlynek 

2000. 

A Hardware Oriented Analysis of Cryptographic Systems for Multimedia Applications

A. Romeo; M. Mattavelli 

2000. 

A virtual DSP Architecture for MPEG-4 structured Audio

G. Zoia; C. Alberti 

2000. 

1999

An efficient Host/Co-Processor Solution for MPEG-4 Audio Composition

L. Le Bourhis; G. Zoia; M. Mattavelli; D. Mlynek 

1999.  p. 26-27.

Very high throughput Crypto-System Architectures: The RPK Solution

A. Romeo; G. Romolotti; M. Mattavelli; D. Mlynek 

1999. International Conference on Consumer Electronics, Los Angeles, June 22-24, 1999. p. 96-97.

Wavelet Image Compression for mobile/portable Application

M. Ravasi; M. Mattavelli; D. Mlynek; A. Buttar; S. Sondagar 

1999. International Conference on Consumer Electronics, Los Angeles, June 22-24, 1999. p. 374-375.

Cryptosystem architectures for very high throughput multimedia encryption

A. Romeo; G. Romolotti; M. Mattavelli; D. Mlynek 

1999. September 5-8, 1999. p. 261-264.

1998

An efficient line detection algorithm based on a new combinatorial optimization formulation

M. Mattavelli; V. Noel; E. Amaldi 

1998. 

Vector Tracing Techniques for Motion Estimation Algorithms in Video Coding

M. Mattavelli; G. Zoia 

1998.  p. 2097-2100.

An Efficient Motion Estimation Algorithm Based on Tracing Techniques on Large Search Windows

M. Mattavelli; G. Zoia 

1998. 

New Audio Applications for Multimedia and MPEG-4: Complexity and Hardware

G. Zoia 

1998. 

1997

A Parallel Multimedia Processor for Macroblok Based Compression Standars

M. Mattavelli; S. Brunetton; D. Mlynek 

1997.  p. 570-573.

Computational Graceful Degradation for Video Sequence Ddecoding

M. Mattavelli; S. Brunetton; D. Mlynek 

1997. 

Rapid Prototyping of Hardware Systems via Model Reuse

L. Chaouat; S. Garin; A. Vachoux; D. Mlynek 

1997. 

Conception And Design Of A RISC CPU For The Use As Embedded Controller Within A Parallel Multimedia Architecture

S. Dogimont; M. Gumm; F. Mombers 

1997. 

A Video Signal Processor Core for Motion Estimation in MPEG2 Encoding

F. Mombers; D. Nicoulaz; M. Gumm; S. Dogimont; F. Bellifemmine 

1997. 

A High Fault-Coverage Design-for-Testability Approach for a MIMD Based Multimedia Processor

M. Gumm; M. Brocci; F. Mombers 

1997. 

Case-Based Synthesis of Telecommunication Architectures

L. Chaouat; A. Schmid; A. Vachoux; D. Mlynek 

1997. 

1996

Generating Telecommunication Architectures in the Mentor Graphics DSP Station Environment

L. Chaouat; A. Schmid; A. Vachoux; D. Mlynek 

1996. 

A Method to Implement a Knowledge-Based system for Fast Prototyping of Hardware Designs

L. Chaouat; A. Vachoux; D. Mlynek 

1996.  p. 71-76.

Estimating piecewise linear models using combinatorial optimization techniques

M. Mattavelli; E. Amaldi 

1996.  p. 815-818.

Image Restoration by 1-D Kalman filtering on oriented image decompositions

M. Mattavelli; G. Thonet; V. Vaerman; B. Macq 

1996.  p. 2771-2774.

1995

An Expert Assistant for Hardware Systems Specification

L. Chaouat; C. Munk; A. Vachoux; D. Mlynek 

1995.  p. 59-75.

1993

Traitement en temps reel d’algorithmes pour l’estimation de mouvement

R. Hervigo 

1993. 

Books

2001

Methods of Partial Logic for Knowledge Representation & Deductive Reasoning in Incompletely Specified Domains

A. Prihozhy; L. Prihozhaya 

Boston/Dordrecht/London: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2001.

Theses

2005

Advanced OFDM systems for terrestrial multimedia links

R. Posega / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2005. 

Efficient error correction solutions for OFDM based digital video

M. Lattuada / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2005. 

2004

Adding limited reconfigurability to superscalar processors

M. Epalza / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2004. 

A flexible framework for efficient design of advanced 3D audio systems in multimedia applications

A. Simeonov / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2004. 

Intellectual property management and protection for multimedia content

C. Alberti / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2004. 

A multiple core mode for protocol independent multicast

F. Font Torre de Mer / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2004. 

Reactive security for multimedia systems

A. Romeo / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2004. 

2003

An automatic C-code instrumentation framework for high level algorithmic complexity analysis and system design

M. Ravasi / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2003. 

Contribution to the design of distributed virtual-time based scheduling algorithms

E. Juarez / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2003. 

Time-domain signal processing algorithms and their implementation in the ALTRO chip for the ALICE TPC

B. Mota / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2003. 

2002

High performance VLSI architectures implementing strong cryptographic primitives

F. A. Cherigui / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2002. 

2001

A virtual model for simulation and design of architectures in MPEG-4 audio and multimedia context

G. Zoia / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2001. 

2000

Specification and integration of new multimedia processor architectures with emphasis on critical motion estimation algorithms implementation

F. Mombers / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2000. 

VLSI realization of mixed analog-digital artificial neural networks dedicated to autonomous systems with on-chip learning capability

A. Schmid / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2000. 

1999

HAWK: an open error-control and cryptographic V-VLIW processor for digital communication techniques and storage

J. T. Randriamalazarivo / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 1999. 

On VLSI architectures for motion estimation in high quality video compression systems

M. Gumm / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 1999. 

1998

A VLSI processor architecture for professional digital audio

P. Duc / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 1998. 

1997

A design environment for knowledge-guided specification of hardware systems via model reuse

L. Chaouat / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 1997. 

Motion analysis and estimation

M. Mattavelli / M. Kunt (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 1997. 

1996

A parallel VLSI architecture optimized for block-based image processing

D. Nicoulaz / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 1996. 

1995

V.L.S.I. dédiées à la recherche de similitudes

R. Hervigo / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 1995. 

A methodology for designing and using a hardware system specification environment

C. Munk / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 1995. 

1994

Theoretical aspects of the VLSI implementation of fuzzy algorithms

L. Lemaitre / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 1994. 

On the design and implementation of algorithms for muti-media systems

J. Kowalczuk / D. Mlynek (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 1994. 

Book Chapters

1995

An Expert Assistant for Hardware Systems Specification

L. Chaouat; A. Vachoux; D. Mlynek 

High-level System Modeling: Specification and Design Methodologies; 1995. p. 149-171.

Reports

1999

Analysis of Chaos Sensitivity in Circuits Baseed on Wien Oscillators

X. Peillon; H. Teodorescu 

1999

1995

Remote teaching by multimedia communications: the BETEL project

A. Basso; M. Mattavelli; Y. Pustzaszeri; J. Hubaux 

1995

Talks

2004

An Automatic C code Instrumentation Framework for High Level Algorithmic Complexity Analysis and System Design

M. Ravasi 

EDAA Ph.D. Forum, Design Automation and Test in Europe 2004 (DATE 2004), Paris, France, February 16 to 20, 2004.