Preliminary MSP 2002 Program
(subject to change)


Sunday, June 16, 2002

08:00 - 08:45   Registration
08:45 - 09:00  

Opening Remarks

Special Session: 09:00 - 10:00    Invited Talk   

09:00 - 10:00   The Influence of Replacement Strategy on Static Prediction of Cache Contents
Reinhold Heckmann, AbsInt, Germany

***    Break: 10:00 - 10:15   ***

Session 1: 10:15 - 12:45     Chair: Trishul Chilimbi


Compiler-Directed Run-Time Monitoring of Program Data Access
Chen Ding, Yutao Zhong (University of Rochester, USA)


Automatic Pool Allocation for Disjoint Data Structures
Chris Lattner, Vikram Adve (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)


Older-First Garbage Collection in Practice: Evaluation in a Java Virtual Machine
Darko Stefanovic (University of New Mexico), Matthew Hertz (University of Massachusetts, USA), Stephen Blackburn (Australian National University, Australia), Kathryn McKinley (University of Texas at Austin, USA), J. Eliot Moss (University of Massachusetts, USA)


Calculating Stack Distances Efficiently
George Almasi, Calin Cascaval, David Padua (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)


***    Lunch: 12:15 - 1:45   ***

Session 2: 1:45 - 3:15     Chair: Chen Ding


The Cache Behavior of Large Lazy Functional Programs on Stock Hardware
Nicholas Nethercore, Alan Mycroft (Cambridge University, UK)


From Simulation to Practice: Cache Performance Study of a Prolog System
Ricardo Lopes (Universidade do Porto), Luis F. Castro (State University of New York, Stony Brook, USA), Vitor Santos Costa (University of Wisconsin at Madison, USA)


Multi-objective Abstract Data Type Refinement for Mapping Tables in Telecom Network Applications
Ch. Ykman-Couvreur, J. Lambrecht (IMEC, Belgium), A. van der Togt (Technical University, Delft), F. Catthoor (IMEC, Belgium)


***   Coffee Break: 3:15 - 3:45   ***

Session 3: 3:45 - 5:15     Chair: Frank Mueller


A Proposal for a New Hardware Cache Monitoring Architecture
Martin Schulz, Jie Tao, Juergen Jeitner, Wolfgang Karl (Institut fur Informatik der Tecnischen Universitat, Munchen, Germany)


The Performance Advantage of Applying Compression to the Memory System
Nihar R. Mahapatra, Jiangjiang Liu, Krishnan Sundaresan (State University of New York, Buffalo, USA)


An Efficient Static Analysis Algorithm to Detect Redundant Memory Operations
Keith D. Cooper, Li Xu (Rice University, USA)