Chung-Wei Lin
林忠緯

E-mail: cwlin at us.toyota-itc.com

CURRENT STATUS
2015--Present: Researcher, Toyota InfoTechnology Center, Mountain View, CA

EDUCATION
2009--2015: Ph.D., Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, University of California, Berkeley
2005--2007: M.S., Graduate Institute of Electronics Engineering, National Taiwan University
2001--2005: B.S., Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Taiwan University

PUBLICATIONS [Google Scholar] 40, 39+3, 39
Journal Papers:
  1. T.-Y. Huang, C.-J. Chang, C.-W. Lin, S. Roy, and T.-Y. Ho, "Delay-bounded intra-vehicle network routing algorithm for minimization of wiring weight and wireless transmit power," in IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems (TCAD), vol. 36, no. 4, pp. 551--561, Apr. 2017.
  2. H. Yu, C.-W. Lin, and B. Kim, "Automotive software certification: current status and challenges," in SAE International Journal of Passenger Cars---Electronic and Electrical Systems, vol. 9, no. 1, pp. 74--80, May. 2016.
  3. C.-W. Lin, B. Zheng, Q. Zhu, and A. Sangiovanni-Vincentelli, "Security-aware design methodology and optimization for automotive systems," in ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems (TODAES), vol. 21, no. 1, pp. 18:1--18:26, Nov. 2015. (2016 Best Paper Award)
  4. C.-W. Lin, L. Rao, P. Giusto, J. D'Ambrosio, and A. Sangiovanni-Vincentelli, "Efficient wire routing and wire sizing for weight minimization of automotive systems," in IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems (TCAD), vol. 34, no. 11, pp. 1730--1741, Nov. 2015.
  5. C.-W. Lin, Q. Zhu, and A. Sangiovanni-Vincentelli, "Security-aware modeling and efficient mapping for CAN-based real-time distributed automotive systems," in IEEE Embedded Systems Letters (ESL), vol. 7, no. 1, pp. 11--14, Mar. 2015. (2015 Most Accessed ESL Paper)
  6. C.-W. Lin, L. Rao, J. D'Ambrosio, and A. Sangiovanni-Vincentelli, "Electrical architecture optimization and selection---cost minimization via wire routing and wire sizing," in SAE International Journal of Passenger Cars---Electronic and Electrical Systems, vol. 7, no. 2, pp. 502--509, Aug. 2014.
  7. C.-W. Lin and A. Sangiovanni-Vincentelli, "Cyber-security for the Controller Area Network (CAN) communication protocol," in ASE Science Journal, vol. 1, no. 2, pp. 80--92, Dec. 2012.
  8. C.-W. Lin, P.-W. Lee, Y.-W. Chang, C.-F. Shen, and W.-C. Tseng, "An efficient pre-assignment routing algorithm for flip-chip designs," in IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems (TCAD), vol. 31, no. 6, pp. 878--889, Jun. 2012.
  9. C.-W. Lin, S.-L. Huang, K.-C. Hsu, M.-X. Lee, and Y.-W. Chang, "Multi-layer obstacle-avoiding rectilinear Steiner tree construction based on spanning graphs," in IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems (TCAD), vol. 27, no. 11, pp. 2007--2016, Nov. 2008.
  10. C.-H. Liu, H.-Y. Liu, C.-W. Lin, S.-J. Chou, Y.-W. Chang, S.-Y. Kuo, S.-Y. Yuan, and Y.-W. Chen, "An efficient graph-based algorithm for ESD current path analysis," in IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems (TCAD), vol. 27, no. 8, pp. 1363--1375, Aug. 2008.
  11. C.-W. Lin, S.-Y. Chen, C.-F. Li, Y.-W. Chang, and C.-L. Yang, "Obstacle-avoiding rectilinear Steiner tree construction based on spanning graphs," in IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems (TCAD), vol. 27, no. 4, pp. 643--653, Apr. 2008.
Conference Papers:
  1. T. Chowdhury, C.-W. Lin, B. Kim, M. Lawford, S. Shiraishi, and A. Wassyng, "Principles for systematic development of an assurance case template from ISO 26262," to appear in IEEE International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering Workshops (ISSREW), Toulouse, France, Oct. 2017. (Industry Track)
  2. W. Zuo, L.-N. Pouchet, A. Ayupov, T. Kim, C.-W. Lin, S. Shiraishi, and D. Chen, "Accurate high-level modeling and automated hardware/software co-design for effective SoC design space exploration," in ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC), pp. 78:1--78:6, Austin, TX, Jun. 2017. (Acceptance Rate = 24%)
  3. B. Zheng, C.-W. Lin, H. Liang, S. Shiraish, W. Li, and Q. Zhu, "Delay-aware design, analysis and verification of intelligent intersection management," in IEEE International Conference on Smart Computing (SMARTCOMP), pp. 1--8, Hong Kong, China, May. 2017. (Invited Paper)
  4. B. Aygun, C.-W. Lin, S. Shiraishi, and A. Wyglinski, "Selective message relaying for multi-hopping vehicular networks," in IEEE Vehicular Networking Conference (VNC), pp. 1--8, Columbus, OH, Dec. 2016. (Acceptance Rate = 46%)
  5. B. Zheng, C.-W. Lin, H. Yu, H. Liang, and Q. Zhu, "CONVINCE: a cross-layer modeling, exploration and validation framework for next-generation connected vehicles," in IEEE/ACM International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD), pp. 37:1--37:8, Austin, TX, Nov. 2016. (Invited Paper)
  6. C.-W. Lin, S. Shiraishi, and B. Kim, "An Amanat-based multi-party certification protocol for outsourced software in automotive systems," in IEEE International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering Workshops (ISSREW), pp. 13--16, Ottawa, Canada, Oct. 2016. (Industry Track)
  7. P. Joshi, V. Ganesan, H. Zeng, S. Shukla, C.-W. Lin, and H. Yu, "Design space exploration for deterministic Ethernet-based architecture of automotive systems," in IEEE International High-Level Design Validation and Test Workshop (HLDVT), pp. 53--61, Santa Cruz, CA, Oct. 2016. (Invited Paper)
  8. D. Gangadharan, J. H. Kim, O. Sokolsky, B. Kim, C.-W. Lin, S. Shiraishi, and I. Lee, "Platform-based plug and play of automotive safety features: challenges and directions," in IEEE International Conference on Embedded and Real-Time Computing Systems and Applications (RTCSA), pp. 76--84, Daegu, Korea, Aug. 2016. (Invited Paper)
  9. B. Zheng, H. Liang, Q. Zhu, H. Yu, and C.-W. Lin, "Next generation automotive architecture modeling and exploration for autonomous driving," in IEEE Computer Society Annual Symposium on VLSI (ISVLSI), pp. 53--58, Pittsburgh, PA, Jul. 2016. (Invited Paper)
  10. C.-W. Lin and H. Yu, "Cooperation or competition? Coexistence of safety and security in next-generation Ethernet-based automotive networks," in ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC), pp. 52:1--52:6, Austin, TX, Jun. 2016. (Invited Paper)
  11. D. Gangadharan, O. Sokolsky, I. Lee, B. Kim, C.-W. Lin, and S. Shiraishi, "Platform-based automotive safety features," in SAE World Congress & Exhibition, Detroit, MI, Apr. 2016.
  12. H. Yu, C.-W. Lin, and B. Kim, "Automotive software certification: current status and challenges," in SAE World Congress & Exhibition, Detroit, MI, Apr. 2016. (Selected to SAE Journal)
  13. H. Yu and C.-W. Lin, "Security concerns for automotive communication and software architecture," in IEEE INFOCOM Workshop on Cross-Layer Cyber-Physical Systems Security (CPSS), pp. 600--603, San Francisco, CA, Apr. 2016. (Best Paper Award)
  14. T.-Y. Huang, C.-J. Chang, C.-W. Lin, S. Roy, and T.-Y. Ho, "Intra-vehicle network routing algorithm for weight and wireless transmit power minimization," in ACM/IEEE Asia South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC), pp. 273--278, Chiba/Tokyo, Japan, Jan. 2015. (Acceptance Rate = 34%; Best Paper Nominee)
  15. C.-W. Lin, Q. Zhu, and A. Sangiovanni-Vincentelli, "Security-aware mapping for TDMA-based real-time distributed systems," in IEEE/ACM International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD), pp. 24--31, San Jose, CA, Nov. 2014. (Acceptance Rate = 25%)
  16. C.-W. Lin, T.-H. Hsu, X.-W. Shih, and Y.-W. Chang, "Buffered clock tree synthesis considering self-heating effects," in ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED), pp. 111--116, La Jolla, CA, Aug. 2014. (Acceptance Rate = 34%)
  17. C.-W. Lin, L. Rao, P. Giusto, J. D'Ambrosio, and A. Sangiovanni-Vincentelli, "An efficient wire routing and wire sizing algorithm for weight minimization of automotive systems," in ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC), pp. 19:1--19:6, San Francisco, CA, Jun. 2014. (Acceptance Rate = 22%)
  18. C.-W. Lin, L. Rao, J. D'Ambrosio, and A. Sangiovanni-Vincentelli, "Electrical architecture optimization and selection---cost minimization via wire routing and wire sizing," in SAE World Congress & Exhibition, Detroit, MI, Apr. 2014. (Selected to SAE Journal)
  19. C.-W. Lin, Q. Zhu, C. Phung, and A. Sangiovanni-Vincentelli, "Security-aware mapping for CAN-based real-time distributed automotive systems," in IEEE/ACM International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD), pp. 115--121, San Jose, CA, Nov. 2013. (Acceptance Rate = 26%)
  20. C.-W. Lin, M. Di Natale, H. Zeng, L. T. X. Phan, and A. Sangiovanni-Vincentelli, "Timing analysis of process graphs with finite communication buffers," in IEEE Real-Time and Embedded Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS), pp. 227--236, Philadelphia, PA, Apr. 2013. (Acceptance Rate = 29%)
  21. S.-Y. Fang, C.-W. Lin, G.-W. Liao, and Y.-W. Chang, "Simultaneous OPC- and CMP-aware routing based on accurate closed-form modeling," in ACM International Symposium on Physical Design (ISPD), pp. 77--84, Stateline, NV, Mar. 2013. (Acceptance Rate = 31%; Best Paper Nominee)
  22. C.-W. Lin and A. Sangiovanni-Vincentelli, "Cyber-security for the Controller Area Network (CAN) communication protocol," in ASE International Conference on Cyber Security (CyberSecurity), pp. 344--350, Washington, DC, Dec. 2012. (Top 3% Paper; Selected to ASE Journal)
  23. S.-L. Huang, C.-W. Lin, and Y.-W. Chang, "Efficient provably good OPC modeling and its applications to interconnect optimization," in IEEE International Conference on Computer Design (ICCD), pp. 336--341, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Oct. 2010. (Acceptance Rate = 30%; Best Paper Award)
  24. P.-W. Lee, C.-W. Lin, Y.-W. Chang, C.-F. Shen, and W.-C. Tseng, "An efficient pre-assignment routing algorithm for flip-chip designs," in IEEE/ACM International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD), pp. 239--244, San Jose, CA, Nov. 2009. (Acceptance Rate = 26%)
  25. C.-W. Lin, S.-L. Huang, K.-C. Hsu, M.-X. Lee, and Y.-W. Chang, "Efficient multi-layer obstacle-avoiding rectilinear Steiner tree construction," in IEEE/ACM International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD), pp. 380--385, San Jose, CA, Nov. 2007. (Acceptance Rate = 27%)
  26. C.-W. Lin, S.-Y. Chen, C.-F. Li, Y.-W. Chang, and C.-L. Yang, "Efficient obstacle-avoiding rectilinear Steiner tree construction," in ACM International Symposium on Physical Design (ISPD), pp. 127--134, Austin, TX, Mar. 2007. (Acceptance Rate = 34%; Best Paper Nominee)
  27. C.-W. Lin, M.-C. Tsai, K.-Y. Lee, T.-C. Chen, T.-C. Wang, and Y.-W. Chang, "Recent research and emerging challenges in physical design for manufacturability/reliability," in ACM/IEEE Asia South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC), pp. 238--243, Yokohama, Japan, Jan. 2007. (Invited Paper)
  28. H.-Y. Liu, C.-W. Lin, S.-J. Chou, W.-T. Tu, C.-H. Liu, Y.-W. Chang, and S.-Y. Kuo, "Current path analysis for electrostatic discharge protection," in IEEE/ACM International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD), pp. 510--515, San Jose, CA, Nov. 2006. (Acceptance Rate = 24%)
  29. C.-W. Lin, Y.-C. Chen, and A.-C. Pang, "A new resource allocation scheme for IEEE 802.16-based networks," in IEEE VTS Asia Pacific Wireless Communications Symposium (APWCS), Daejeon, Korea, Aug. 2006.
Other Papers:
  1. C.-W. Lin, N. Arechiga, S. Dai, B. Kim, and S. Shiraishi, "Emerging research topics for intelligent and connected vehicles," in Newsletter of Technical Committee on Cyber-Physical Systems (TC-CPS), no. 3, pp. 9--13, Feb, 2017.
  2. C.-W. Lin, M. Di Natale, H. Zeng, and A. Sangiovanni-Vincentelli, "Performance analysis of synchronous models implementations on loosely time-triggered architectures," in Work-in-Progress Session of IEEE Real-Time and Embedded Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS), Chicago, IL, Apr. 2011.
  3. P.-W. Lee, C.-W. Lin, and Y.-W. Chang, "Fast pre-assignment flip-chip routing," in VLSI Design/CAD Symposium, Hualien, Taiwan, Aug. 2009. (Best Paper Nominee)
Patent:
  1. C.-F. Chang, C.-F. Shen, H.-S. Chiu, I.-J. Lin, T.-C. Hsu, Y.-W. Chang, C.-W. Lin, and P.-W. Lee, "Routing method for flip chip package and apparatus using the same metal layer," US Patent 8,578,317, Oct. 2010.
Theses:
  1. C.-W. Lin, "Security mechanisms and security-aware mapping for real-time distributed embedded systems," Ph.D. Thesis, University of California, Berkeley, Aug. 2015.
  2. C.-W. Lin, "Efficient obstacle-avoiding rectilinear Steiner tree construction," M.S. Thesis, National Taiwan University, Jun. 2007.

COURSES
2009--2015 (EECS, UC Berkeley): GPA = 4.00 / 4.00 (A+ or A), #Credits = 27, Rank = N/A
2005--2007 (GIEE, NTU): GPA = 4.00 / 4.00 (93.14 in 100-point scale), #Credits = 22+12, Rank = 3 (among 132 students)
2001--2005 (CSIE, NTU): GPA = 4.00 / 4.00 (92.02 in 100-point scale), #Credits = 169, Rank = 2 (among 108 students)

EXPERIENCES
Graduate Student Instructor (Lead Instructor), Discrete Mathematics and Probability Theory, UC Berkeley, 2015.06--2015.08
         (Teach 282 Students and Lead 11 Teaching Assistants and 14 Readers; Student Evaluation = 6.2 / 7.0)
Graduate Student Instructor, Discrete Mathematics and Probability Theory, UC Berkeley, 2014.01--2014.05 (Student Evaluation = 4.9 / 5.0)
Graduate Student Instructor, Discrete Mathematics and Probability Theory, UC Berkeley, 2013.01--2013.05 (Student Evaluation = 4.7 / 5.0)
Summer Intern, General Motors, 2013.05--2013.08, 2012.05--2012.08, 2011.05--2011.08
Research Assistant (Joint Project), Synopsys Taiwan, 2009.02--2009.07
Research Assistant, NTU, 2009.02--2009.07
Military Instructor in Information System (Second Lieutenant), R.O.C. Army, 2007.11--2008.06
Compulsory Military Service, R.O.C. Army, 2007.07--2008.06
Research Assistant (Joint Project), Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, 2006.05--2007.06
Teaching Assistant, Nonlinear Programming, NTU, 2007.02--2007.06
Teaching Assistant, Logic Synthesis and Verification, NTU, 2006.09--2007.01

SELECTED HONORS
Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award, UC Berkeley, 2015.05
EECS Department Fellowship, EECS, UC Berkeley, 2009.08
The Best M.S. Thesis Award, GIEE, NTU, 2007.12
The 1st Prize, Youth Thesis Award, Chinese Institute of Electrical Engineering, 2007.12
The 1st Prize, IC/CAD Contest, Ministry of Education, Taiwan, 2007.07
Member of Phi-Tau-Phi Scholastic Honor Society (Top 3% Graduate Students), 2007.06
EDA Scholarship, SpringSoft Education Foundation, 2006.07
Incentia Scholarship (Rank 1st in Program Entrance Competition of EDA Group), 2005.09
Member of Phi-Tau-Phi Scholastic Honor Society (Top 1% Undergraduate Students), 2005.06
Two-Time Champion, Tennis Team Competition, National College Games, 2006.04, 2004.03
Six-Time Presidential Award (Top 5% Students), NTU, 2005.04, 2004.10, 2004.04, 2003.04, 2002.10, 2002.04

SERVICES
Technical Program Committee Member, IEEE International Symposium on Nanoelectronic and Information Systems (iNIS), 2017
Technical Program Committee Member, ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC), 2017
Automotive Committee Member, ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC), 2017
Technical Program Committee Member, IEEE International Symposium on Industrial Embedded Systems (SIES), 2017
Technical Program Committee Member, IEEE International Symposium on Nanoelectronic and Information Systems (iNIS), 2016
Technical Program Committee Member, IEEE International Conference on Embedded Software and Systems (ICESS), 2016
Technical Program Committee Member, IEEE International Symposium on Industrial Embedded Systems (SIES), 2016
Technical Program Committee Member, ACM/IEEE Asia South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC), 2016
Technical Program Committee Member, IEEE International Symposium on Nanoelectronic and Information Systems (iNIS), 2015
Technical Program Committee Member, IEEE International Conference on Embedded Software and Systems (ICESS), 2015
Journal Reviewer, ACM JETC/TECS/TODAES, IEEE ESL/TC/TCAD/TII/TMC/TVLSI, IEEE/ACM TNET
Conference Reviewer, ACM e-Energy/GLSVLSI/ISPD/SAC, ACM/IEEE ASP-DAC/CODES+ISSS/DAC
Conference Reviewer, IEEE CSCITA/FPT/IECON/RTAS/RTSS/SOCC/TENCON/VLSI-DAT, IEEE/ACM ICCAD, SAE WCX

ACTIVITIES
Member of NTU Tennis Team, 2002.09--2007.06
Chairman of NTU EECS College Students Association, 2003.07--2004.06