Post-Doc & Student Mini-Workshops

These bi-monthly workshops will build on the success of the student workshop held on day two of last year's annual review. The goal of the workshops is to further facilitate learning and collaboration among students as well as strengthen students presentation skills.

For additional information, including information for presenters and WebEx information, please visit the C-SPIN Intranet.

Mini-Workshop Dates - 2015

Below are the dates for the 2015 Mini-Workshops. To view workshop agendas, click on whichever Mini-Workshop dates you are interested in.

  • April 27 & 28
  • June 25 & 26
  • August - TBD
  • October - TBD

Presenter Awards

For each Mini-Workshop session, each student presenter receives a gift card for their participation and hard work.

Previous Winners

March 2014 Session: Kerem Camsari, Purdue University
May 2014 Session: Rangharajan Venkatesan, Purdue University
July 2014 Session: Shankar Ganesh Ramasubramanian, Purdue University
November 2014 Session: Mihir Pendharkar, University of California - Santa Barbara


April Mini-Workshop

Monday, April 27
Presenter Name Institution Title Theme
Prof. Hyung-il (Chris) Kim University of Minnesota Benchmarking Spin Based Logic 5

Tuesday, April 28
Presenter Name Institution Title Theme
Kerem Yunus Camsari Purdue University Modular Approach to Spintronics: Applications 4
Jiaxi Hu University of Minnesota The Effect of Onput-Input Isolation on the Scaling and Energy Consumption of All-Spin Logic Devices 4, 5
Tao (Emily) Qu University of Minnesota Energy Dissipation Constant in Ferromagnetic Materials and its Properties 1


June Mini-Workshop

Tuesday, June 23
Presenter Name Institution Title Theme
Dmitri Nikonov Intel Benchmarking Spin Logic and Its Challenges 5

Friday, June 26
Presenter Name Institution Title Theme
Rangharajan Venkatesan Purdue University Spintastic: Spin-based Stochastic Computing 5
Abhronil Sengupta Purdue University Spintronic devices for non-Boolean Logic 5
Meghna Mankalale University of Minnesota Optimized Standard Cells for All Spin Logic 5