Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications
... Óscar Almeida Ferraz

PhD Student

Óscar Ferraz

Academic position: PhD Student
Joining date: 01-09-2018
Roles in IT: PhD Student
Thematic Line: Networks and Services
Group: Multimedia Signal Processing – Co

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Address: IT – Coimbra
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Coimbra - Pole II
P-3030-290 COIMBRA
Tel: +351 239 796 236
Fax: +351 239 796 293

Scientific Achievements

  • MSc, Universidade de Coimbra, 01-09-2019
  • Licenciatura, Universidade de Coimbra, 01-09-2017
  • GPUs
  • High-performance computing
  • Non-binary LDPC codes
  • Ó. Ferraz, H. Araujo, V. Silva, G. Falcão, Benchmarking Convolutional Neural Network Inference on Low-Power Edge Devices, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Rhodes, Greece, Vol., pp. -, June, 2023 | BibTex
  • Ó. Ferraz, P. Menezes, V. Silva, G. Falcão, Benchmarking Vulkan vs OpenGL Rendering on Low-Power Edge GPUs, International Conference on Graphics and Interaction ICGI, Porto, Portugal, November, 2021 | BibTex
  • Ó. Ferraz, V. Silva, G. Falcão, On the Performance of Link Space Communications using NB-LDPC Codes on Embedded Parallel Systems, Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, Pacific Groove, Califonia, United States, November, 2021 | BibTex
  • S. Subramaniyan, Ó. Ferraz, M. Ashuthosh, S. Krishna, G. W. Wang, J. R. C. Cavallaro, V. Silva, G. Falcão, M. P. Purnaprajna, Pushing the Limits of Energy Efficiency for Non-Binary LDPC Decoders on GPUs and FPGAs, IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Systems - SiPS, Coimbra, Portugal, October, 2020,
    | Abstract
    | BibTex
  • Ó. Ferraz, S. Subramaniyan, G. W. Wang, J. R. C. Cavallaro, G. Falcão, M. P. Purnaprajna, Gbit/s Non-Binary LDPC Decoders: High-Throughput using High-Level Specifications, IEEE International Symp. on Field-Programmable Custom Computing Machines - FCCM, Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States, May, 2020 | BibTex
  • Ó. Ferraz, G. Falcão, V. Silva, 1.5GBIT/S 4.9W HYPERSPECTRAL IMAGE ENCODERS ON A LOW-POWER PARALLEL HETEROGENEOUS PROCESSING PLATFORM, IEEE International Conf. on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing - ICASSP, Barcelona, Spain, May, 2020 | BibTex

Currently running projects1

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
ECHO ECHO: error-correcting codes in high-performance communication systems through joint exploration of inference algorithms and parallel architectures FCT 01-07-2017 31-12-2023

Closed Projects2

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
Bin-NET Bin-NET: PiM-Enabled Binary Neural Network Inferencing at the Edge FCT 01-12-2021 31-05-2023
HAnDLE Hardware Accelerated Deep Learning Framework FCT 12-07-2018 11-07-2021