Michel Kinsy MICHEL A. KINSY
Assistant professor
Adaptive and Secure Computing Systems Laboratory (ASCS Lab)
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Boston University
8 Saint Mary's Street
Boston, MA 02215

Ph. D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, CSAIL, EECS, MIT
Part of the Computation Structures Group (CSG) under the supervision of Professor Srinivas Devadas.



My research interests lie in the general area of computer architecture with particular emphasis on:
  • Self-aware, adaptive multicore architectures
  • Hardware and embedded systems security
  • Network-on-chip architectures and routing algorithms
  • Reconfigurable architectures for neural network acceleration
  • Cyber-physical systems processor architectures


  • Program committee member for ICCD 2017
  • Organizing committee member for MICRO 2017
  • Chairing the Trusted Microelectronics Section at MWSCAS 2017
  • Architectures and networks technical program member SC 2017
  • Talk at Xi'an Jiaotong University, 2017
  • Talk at Tsinghua University, 2017


K. Soleimani, A. Patooghy, N. Soltani, L. Bu, M. A. Kinsy: “Crosstalk Free Coding Systems to Protect NoC Channels Against Crosstalk Faults.”
In 2017 IEEE 35th International Conference on Computer Design (ICCD), 2017. [PDF[bib]

J. R. Doppa, R. G. Kim, M. Isakov, M. A. Kinsy, H. Kwon and T. Krishna: “Adaptive Manycore Architectures for Big Data Computing.”
In the International Symposium on Networks-on-Chip (NOCS), 2017. [PDF[bib]

L. Bu, H. D. Nguyen, and M. A. Kinsy: “RASSS: A perfidy-aware protocol for designing trustworthy distributed systems.”
In the IEEE International Symposium on Defect and Fault Tolerance in VLSI and Nanotechnology Systems (DFT), 2017. [PDF[bib]
Best Student Paper Award and Best Paper Candidate

M. Kinsy, S. Khadka and M. Isakov: “PreNoc: Neural Network based Predictive Routing for Network-on-Chip Architectures.”
In the 27th edition of the ACM Great Lakes Symposium on VLSI (GLSVLSI), 2017. [PDF[bib]

M. Kinsy, S. Khadka, M. Isakov and A. Farrukh: “Hermes: Secure Heterogeneous Multicore Architecture Design.”
In the IEEE International Symposium on Hardware Oriented Security and Trust (HOST), 2017. [PDF[bib]