The registration is now open. The full registration covers the publication of 2 papers, access to PRIME and SMACD conference first day tutorials/workshops, technical sessions, proceedings of both conferences and Company Fair, coffee breaks, lunches, welcome reception and conference dinner. The Workshop/Tutorials registration only includes admission to the workshop/tutorials on 27th June 2016 along with coffee and lunch.
PRIME 2016 and SMACD 2016 Panels
Panel sessions will be organized during the conference with the participation of speakers from both academia and industry, and from design and EDA communities.
The PRIME 2016 Conference will accept only electronic submission of the paper(s) in PDF format. The maximum number of pages that will be accepted is 4, including all figures, tables, and references. Authors should prepare the manuscript according to the IEEE double column conference paper template style.
PRIME 2016 and SMACD 2016 Paper Publication
The conference is technically co-sponsored by IEEE and IEEE CAS. The accepted papers will be published at IEEExplore.
The IEEE CAS society will grant 12 student registrations for PRIME 2016. In order to apply, to this IEEE CASS support, candidates must be enrolled in a PhD program related to the fields of interest of CASS, be an IEEE Student member and have a paper accepted and selected for presentation at PRIME.
PRIME 2016 and SMACD 2016 Plenary Speakers
PRIME 2016 and SMACD 2016 Special Issue
The top ranked papers in both conferences PRIME and SMACD 2016 will be invited to submit extended versions for a Special Issue of Integration, The VLSI Journal (Elsevier).
PRIME 2016 Best Paper Awards
Based on the reviewer’s and the awards-committee's evaluation top 30% papers will be awarded as follows:
12th Conference on PhD Research in Microelectronics and Electronics (PRIME 2016) will be held from the 27th to the 30th of June 2016 in Lisbon, Portugal at the IST Congress Center. PRIME2016 conference program will reflect the wide spectrum of research topics in Microelectronics and Electronics, building bridges between various research fields. In addition to the technical sessions, opportunities for the conference attendees will be the keynote talks, workshops and social events. PRIME 2016 is Technically Co-sponsored by IEEE and IEEE CAS. All accepted papers will be published in IEEE Xplore.
PRIME has been established over the recent years as an important conference where PhD students and post-docs with less than one year post-PhD experience can present their research results and network with experts from industry, academia and research.
The main objectives of PRIME are:
PRIME 2016 areas of interest are listed below. Other topics within electronics field will also be considered.