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JOURNAL ARTICLES

[J22] Z. Zhang, L. Daniel, K. Batselier, H. Liu and N. Wong, "Tensor computation: A new framework for high-dimensional problems in EDA,"  IEEE Trans. Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, vol. 36, no. 4, pp. 521-536, April 2017. Invited Keynote Paper, TCAD Popular Paper

[J21] N. Petra, C. Petra, Z. Zhang, E. Constantinescu and M. Anitescu, "A Bayesian approach for parameter estimation with uncertainty for dynamic power systems," IEEE Trans. Power Systems, vol. 32, no. 4, pp. 2735-2743, July 2017. (arXiv, PDF)

[J20] Z. Zhang, T.-W. Weng and L. Daniel, "Big-data tensor recovery for high-dimensional uncertainty quantification of process variations," IEEE Trans. Components, Packaging and Manufacturing Technology, vol. 7, no. 5, pp. 687-697, May 2017. Invited Paper, Popular Paper

[J19] P. Maffezzoni, B. Bahr, Z. Zhang and L. Daniel, "Analysis and design of Boolean associative memories made of resonant oscillator arrays," IEEE Trans. Circuits and Systems I: Regular Papers (TCAS-1), vol. 63, no. 11, pp. 1964-1973, Nov. 2016

[J18] P. Maffezzoni, B. Bahr, Z. Zhang and L. Daniel, "Reducing phase noise in multi-phase oscillators," IEEE Trans. Circuits and Systems I: Regular Papers (TCAS1), vol. 63, no. 3, pp. 379-388, March 2016.

[J17] P. Maffezzoni, B. Bahr, Z. Zhang and L. Daniel, "Oscillator array models for associative memory and pattern recognition," IEEE Trans. Circuits and Systems I: Regular Papers (TCAS1), vol. 62, no. 6, pp. 1591-1598, June 2015. (IEEE)

[J16] T.-W. Weng*, Z. Zhang*, Z. Su, Y. Marzouk, A. Melloni and L. Daniel, "Uncertainty quantification of silicon photonic devices with correlated  and non-Guassian random parameters," Optics Express, vol. 23, no. 4, pp. 4242-4254, Feb. 2015. (OE manuscript , *equally contributing authors)

[J15] Z. Zhang, X. Yang, I. V. Oseledets, G. E. Karniadakis and L. Daniel, "Enabling high-dimensional hierarchical uncertainty quantification by ANOVA and tensor-train decomposition," IEEE Trans. Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, vol. 34, no. 1, pp. 63-76, Jan. 2015 (arXiv preprint, IEEE) TCAD Popular Paper

[J14] P. Maffezzoni, B. Bahr, Z. Zhang and L. Daniel, "Analysis and design of weakly-coupled oscillator arrays based on phase-domain macromodels," IEEE Trans. CAD of Integrated Circuits and Systems, vol. 34, no. 1, pp. 77-85, Jan. 2015

[J13] Z. Zhang*, N. Niloofar*, T. Klemas and L. Daniel, "Maximum-entropy density estimation for MRI stochastic surrogate models," IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters (AWPL), vol. 13,  pp. 1656-1659, 2014. (IEEE, *equally contributing authors)

[J12] Z. Zhang, T. A. El-Moselhy, I. M. Elfadel and L. Daniel, "Calculation of generalized polynomial-chaos basis functions and Gauss quadrature rules in hierarchical uncertainty quantification," IEEE Trans. Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems (TCAD), vol. 33, no. 5, pp. 728-740, May 2014. (IEEE, arXiv, Errata) TCAD Popular Paper

[J11] Z. Zhang, M. Kamon and L. Daniel, "Continuation-based pull-in and lift-off simulation algorithms for microelectromechanical devices," IEEE/ASME Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems (JMEMS), vol. 23, no. 5, pp. 1084-1093, Oct. 2014 (IEEE)

[J10] P. Maffezzoni, Z. Zhang and L. Daniel, "A study of deterministic jitter in crystal oscillators," IEEE Trans. Circuits and Systems I: Regular Papers (TCAS1), vol. 61, no. 4, pp. 1044-1054, April 2014 (IEEE) TCAS1 Popular Paper

[J9] Z. Zhang and N. Wong, "Canonical projector techniques for analyzing descriptor systems," Int. Journal of Control, Automation and Systems (IJCAS), vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 71-83, Feb. 2014 (PDF)

[J8] Z. Zhang, T. A. El-Moselhy, P. Maffezzoni, I. Elfadel and L. Daniel, "Efficient uncertainty quantification for the periodic steady state of forced and autonomous circuits," IEEE Trans. Circuits and Systems II: Express Briefs (TCAS2), vol. 60, no.10,  pp. 687-691, Oct. 2013. (IEEE, arXiv)

[J7] Z. Zhang, T. A. El-Moselhy, I. M. Elfadel and L. Daniel, "Stochastic testing method for transistor-level uncertainty quantification based on generalized polynomial chaos," IEEE Trans. Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems (TCAD), vol. 32, no. 10, pp. 1533-1545, Oct. 2013 (IEEE, arXiv)), Donald O. Pederson TCAD Best Paper Award, TCAD Popular Paper

[J6] X. Wang, Z. Zhang, Q. Wang and N. Wong, "Gramian-based model order reduction of parameterized time-delay systems," Int. Journal of Circuit Theory and Applications (IJCTA), Dec. 2012 (PDF)

[J5] Y. Wang, Z. Zhang, C.-K. Koh, G. Shi, G. K. Pang and N. Wong, "Passivity enforcement for descriptor systems via matrix pencil perturbation," IEEE Trans. Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems (TCAD), vol. 31, no. 4, pp. 532-545, April 2012 (IEEE)

[J4] Z. Zhang and N. Wong, “Passivity check of S-parameter descriptor systems via S-parameter generalized Hamiltonian methods,” IEEE Trans. Advanced Packaging (TADVP), vol. 33, no. 4, pp. 1034-1042, Nov. 2010 (IEEE)

[J3] Z. Zhang and N. Wong, “An efficient projector-based passivity test for descriptor systems,” IEEE Trans. Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems (TCAD), vol. 29, no. 8, pp. 1203-1214, Aug. 2010 (IEEE)

[J2] N. Wong and Z. Zhang, “Discussion of ‘a half-size singularity test matrix for fast and reliable passivity assessment of rational models’,”  IEEE Trans. Power Delivery (TPWRD), vol. 25, no. 2, pp. 1212-1213, April 2010 (IEEE)

[J1] Z. Zhang and N. Wong, “Passivity test of immittance descriptor systems based on generalized Hamiltonian methods”,  IEEE Trans. Circuits and Systems II: Express Briefs (TCAS2), vol. 57, no. 1, pp. 61-65, Jan 2010 (IEEE)


CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

[C14] Z. Zhang, T.-W. Weng and L. Daniel, "A big-data approach to handle process variations: uncertainty quantification by tensor recovery," IEEE Workshop on Signal and Power Integrity, 4 pages, Turin, Italy,  May 2016. (arXiv) Best Oral Paper Award.

[C13] T.-W. Weng,  Z. Zhang, Z. Su and L. Daniel, "Fast stochastic simulation of silicon waveguide with non-Gaussian correlated process variations," Asia Communication and Photonics Conf. (ACP), Shanghai, China, Nov. 2014

[C12] Z. Zhang, X. Yang, G. Marucci, P. Maffezzoni, I. M. Elfadel, G. Karniadakis and L. Daniel, "Stochastic testing simulator for integrated circuits and MEMS: Hierarchical and sparse techniques," IEEE Custom Integrated Circuits Conf. (CICC), 8 pages, San Jose, CA., Sept. 2014. (IEEE, arXiv) Invited Paper, Best Paper Nomination

[C11] Z. Zhang, I. M. Elfadel and L. Daniel, "Uncertainty quantification for integrated circuits: Stochastic spectral methods," IEEE/ACM Int. Conf. Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD), pp. 803-810, San Jose, CA, Nov. 2013. (IEEE, arXiv) Invited Paper

[C10] M. Kamon, S. Maity, D. Dereus, Z. Zhang, S. Cunningham, S. Kim, J. McKillop, A. Morris, G. Lorenz and L. Daniel,"New simulation and experimental methodology for analyzing pull-in and release in MEMS switches," IEEE Int. Conf. Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems (Transducers and Eurosensors XXVII), pp. 2373-2376, Barcelona, Spain, June 2013. (IEEE)

[C9] Z. Zhang, I. M. Elfadel and L. Daniel, "Model order reduction of fully parameterized systems by recursive least square optimization," IEEE/ACM Int. Conf. Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD), pp. 523-530, San Jose, CA, Nov. 2011. (IEEE) IEEE/ACM William J. McCalla ICCAD Best Paper Award Nomination

[C8] Z. Zhang, X. Hu, C.-K. Cheng and N. Wong, “A block-diagonal structured model reduction scheme for power grid networks,” IEEE/ACM Design, Automation and Test in Europe (DATE), pp. 44-49, Grenoble, France, Mar. 2011. (IEEE)

[C7] X. Wang, Q. Wang, Z. Zhang, Q. Chen and N. Wong, “Balance truncation for time-delay systems via approximate gramians,” IEEE/ACM Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC), pp. 55-60, Yokohama, Japan, Jan. 2011. (IEEE)

[C6] Z. Zhang, Q. Wang, N. Wong and L. Daniel, “A moment-matching scheme for the passivity-preserving model order reduction of indefinite descriptor systems with possible polynomial parts,” IEEE/ACM Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC), pp. 49-54, Yokohama, Japan, Jan. 2011. (IEEE), Best Paper Award Nomination

[C5] C. Y. Lin, Z. Zhang, N. Wong and H. K.-H. So, "Design space exploration for sparse matrix-matrix multiplication on FPGAs," IEEE/ACM Int. Conf.  Field Programmable Technology (FPT), pp. 369-372, Beijing, Dec. 2010. (IEEE)

[C4] Y. Wang, Z. Zhang, C.-K. Koh, G. K.-H. Pang and N. Wong, "PEDS: Passivity enforcement for descriptor systems via Hamiltonian-symplectic matrix pencil perturbation," IEEE/ACM Int Conf. on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD), pp. 800-807, San Jose, CA, Nov. 2010. (ACM)

[C3] C. Y. Lin, Z. Zhang, N. Wong and H. K.-H. So, "Power-delay and energy-delay tradeoffs in sparse matrix-matrix multiplication on FPGAs," in Proc. Int. Workshop on Highly Efficient Accelerators and Reconfigurable Technologies (HEART), Jun. 2010.

[C2] Z. Zhang and N. Wong, “An extension of the generalized Hamiltonian method to S-parameter descriptor systems ”, IEEE/ACM Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC), pp.43-47, Taipei, Jan. 2010. (ACM)

[C1] Z. Zhang, C.-U. Lei and N. Wong, “GHM: A generalized Hamiltonian method for passivity test of impedance/admittance descriptor systems”, IEEE/ACM Int. Conf. on Computer-Aided Design  (ICCAD),  pp. 767-773, San Jose, CA, Nov. 2009. (ACM)


THESIS/DISSERTATION

[T2] Z. Zhang, PhD Dissertation (2015): "Uncertainty quantification of integrated circuits and microelectromechanical systems,"  Advised by Prof. Luca Daniel, ACM Outstanding PhD Dissertation Award in Electronic Design Automation, MIT MTL Doctoral Dissertation Award.

[T1] Z. Zhang, MPhil Thesis (2010): "Passivity assessment and model order reduction for linear time-invariant descriptor systems in VLSI circuit simulation," advised by Prof. Ngai Wong, Li Ka-Shing Prize (University-Wide Best Thesis Award).


TECHNICAL REPORTS

[R1] Z. Zhang, H. D. Nguyen, K. Turitsyn and L. Daniel, "Probabilistic power flow computation via low-rank and sparse tensor recovery,"  arXiv:1508.02489 (arXiv, PDF)