Tutorial Program (tentative)
The tutorial was hosted in the afternoon session on Saturday, October 1, 2022.
All times are listed in CDT.
Demo: the presenter demonstrates and the attendees follow along.
Exercise: attendees run experiments or solve problems. Organizers will circulate to help and answer questions.
Presentation slides are available here.
|1:00 PM||Welcome, Introduction, and Tool Setup||Tutu|
|1:15 PM||Introduction to Implementation with OpenROAD (Demo 1)||Tutu|
|2:00 PM||Navigating OpenROAD-flow-scripts||Austin|
|2:05 PM||Debugging Common Design Problems||Austin|
|2:15 PM||Debugging Designs (Exercise 1 & Exercise 2)||Austin|
|2:30 PM||Analyzing Your Design Using OpenROAD (Demo 2)||Austin|
|2:45 PM||Power, Performance, and Area Tradeoffs (Exercise 3)||Austin|
|3:30 PM||Technology Scaling (Exercise 4)||Austin|
|3:40 PM||Building Complex Designs (Demo 3)||Austin|
|3:55 PM||Setting Up Your Own design with OpenROAD-flow-scripts (Exercise 5)||Austin|
|4:10 PM||Hands-on Debugging Support / Q&A (bring your own design!)|
|4:40 PM||Limitations and Future Directions of OpenROAD||Austin|
|4:50 PM||Using OpenLane for the Free Skywater 130nm Open MPW Shuttle (Demo 4)||Austin|
|5:00 PM||End of tutorial|
This tutorial is hosted at the 55th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Microarchitecture (MICRO 2022) at The Westin Chicago River North Hotel in Chicago, IL, USA. Room: Washington Park.