11th International School on the Effects of Radiation on Embedded Systems for Space Applications

SERESSA 2015 Program

DAY 1 - Monday 30th November

      8:00 Registration

9:00 Opening Remarks
Pascal Fouillat (IMS, France) & Raoul Velazco (TIMA, France)

Opening Local Chair
Roberto Murphy (INAOE, Mexico)

Technical Program Overview
José Guichard (INAOE, Mexico)

9:15 The High-Altitude Water Cherenkov (HAWC) Gamma Ray Observatory
Alberto Carramiñana Alonso (INAOE, Mexico)

10:15 Coffee-Break and Poster Session

10:30 Single Event Effects Test Methods
Konstantin Tapero (RISI, Russia)

11:30 Key space weather issues in the framework of nanosatellites
Mathieu Barthelemy (CSUG, Grenoble)

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch

14:00 Space and Earth Radiation Environments. Key space weather issues in the framework of nanosatellites
Marcelo Famá (CEATSA, Argentina)

15:15 Coffee break

15:30 Space activities in Mexico: Current projects and strategic view
Gustavo Medina Tanco (UNAM, Mexico)

16:30 Single Event Effects (SEE): Mechanisms and Classifications
Steve Buchner (NRL, USA)

17:30 Data Centers and interplanetary internet as space science infrastructure for accelerating smart cities and resilience to global warming: trends
Ignacio Castillo (UACM, Mexico)


DAY 2 - Tuesday 1st December

9:00 COTS in Space: Constraints, Limitations and Disruptive Capability
Michel Pignol (CNES, France)

9:45 System Hardening and Real Applications
Michel Pignol (CNES, France)

10:30 Coffee-break and Poster Session

11:00 Non-volatile Memories and Their Space Application
Alessandro Paccagnella (University of Padova, Italy)

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch

14:00 EMI and Ionizing Radiation Effects on ICs: the need for combined tests
Fabian Vargas (PUCRS, Brazil)

15:30 Coffee break and Poster Session

16:00 Laser Testing Laser Simulation Test Possibilities and Facilities
Dale McMorrow (NRL, USA)

17:30 Hardening-by-Design Techniques for Analog and Mixed-signals
Daniel Loveless (University of Tennessee, USA)


DAY 3 - Wednesday 2nd December

9:00 Development of a Hardened 150nm Standard Cell library
Joao Baptista dos Santos Martins (SMDH / UFSM, Brazil)

10:30 Coffee-break and Poster Session

11:00 Fault Injection Methodologies - Practical Aspects
Miguel-Angel Aguirre Echánove (University of Sevilla, Spain)

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch

14:00 Fault Injection at Device Level and Practical Simulations
Ricardo Reis (UFRGS, Brazil)

15:30 Coffee break and Poster Session

16:00 Hardening at Software Level
Luca Sterpone (POLITO, Italy)

17:30 Radiation Effects Hardness Assurance
Steve Buchner (NRL, USA)

19:30 Gala dinner - By Invitation


DAY 4 - Thursday 3rd December

9:00 SEE and TID Effects and Mitigation Techniques for FPGAs
Fernanda Kastensmidt (UFRGS, Brazil)

10:30 Coffee-break and Poster Session

11:00 New Developments in FPGA: SEUs and Fail-Safe Strategies from the NASA Goddard Perspective
Melanie Berg (NASA, USA)

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch

14:00 On-board-computer of a nanosat built with COTS circuits
Augusto Parra (BBS, Argentine)

15:00 Coffee break and Poster Session

16:30 Error-rate Prediction for Programmable Circuits: Methodology, Tools and Studied Cases
Raoul Velazco (TIMA, France)

17:30 Concluding remarks
Raoul Velazco (TIMA, France)
Roberto Murphy (INAOE, Mexico)
José Guichard (INAOE, Mexico)