Techniques for Customizing, Optimizing, and Interfacing with FPGAs for Specific Applications

Organization:Boston University, MA, US
I.P. Brief:System which allows users to rapidly and easily generate FPGA circuits which implement newly developed (i.e. custom) algorithms for analytic applications which are of interest to companies involved in the field of biotechnology, including techniques for increasing the speed of the processing data in an FPGA for bioinformatics applications.
Keywords:hardware, software, FPGA, bioinformatics, processing
Primary Industry:bioinformatics
Specific Market:high-performance computing (HPC)

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Corporate Presentations:

  • Air Products
  • BASF
  • Eastman Kodak Company
  • Genzyme
  • Goodrich
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • Honda
  • Medtronic
  • Merck
  • Sanyo

Reserved Presentations:

  • ExxonMobil
  • IBM

Partnering Events:
(full access included)

Platinum Sponsor

University of Hawaii

Press Sponsor

Business Wire

Commercialization Partner



Invest Australia AzTE Technology Enterprises

Media Sponsors

(joint with Nanotech 2007) Nature
Red Herring

Supporting Organizations

Boston University
Midwest Research University Network


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