- C. J. Alpert, A. Devgan, and S. T. Quay,
"Buffer Insertion for Noise and Delay Optimization",
to appear in
*35th ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conf.*, San Francisco, June 1998. - C. J. Alpert, "
The ISPD98 Circuit Benchmark Suite",
*Proceedings International Symposium on Physical Design*, April 1998, pp. 85-90. - C. J. Alpert and A. Devgan,
"
Wire Segmenting for Improved Buffer Insertion",
*34th ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference*, Anaheim, June 1997, pp. 588-593. - C. J. Alpert, J.-H. Huang and A. B. Kahng,
"
Multilevel Circuit Partitioning",
*34th ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference*, Anaheim, June 1997, pp. 530-533. - C. J. Alpert, T. Chan, D. J.-H. Huang, I. Markov and K. Yan,
"
Quadratic Placement Revisited",
*34th ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference*, Anaheim, June 1997, pp. 752-757. - C. J. Alpert, T. F. Chan, D. J.-H. Huang, A. B. Kahng,
I. L. Markov, P. Mulet and K. Yan,
"
Faster Minimization of Linear Wirelength for Global Placement",
*Proceedings International Symposium on Physical Design*, Napa Valley, April 1997, pp. 4-11. - C. J. Alpert and A. B. Kahng, "
A Hybrid Multilevel/Genetic Approach for Circuit Partitioning" ,
*Fifth ACM/SIGDA Physical Design Workshop*, April 1996, pp. 100-105. - C. J. Alpert and A. B. Kahng, "
Simple Eigenvector-Based Circuit Clustering Can Be Effective",
*IEEE Intl. Symp. on Circuits and Systems*, Atlanta, May 1996, volume IV, pp. 683-686. - C. J. Alpert, S. Z. Yao, "
Spectral Partitioning, the More Eigenvectors the Better",
*32nd ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference*, San Francisco, June 1995, pp. 195-200 (received Best Paper Award). - C. J. Alpert and A. B. Kahng, "
A General Framework for Vertex Orderings, With Applications to
Clustering",
*IEEE/ACM Int. Conf. on Computer Aided Design*, Santa Clara, November 1994, pp. 63-67. - C. J. Alpert and A. B. Kahng, "
Multi-Way Partitioning Via Spacefilling Curves and Dynamic
Programming",
*31st ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference*, San Diego, June 1994, pp. 652-657 (received Best Paper Award). - C. J. Alpert and A. B. Kahng, "
Geometric Embeddings for Faster (and Better) Multi-Way
Partitioning",
*30th ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference*, Dallas, June 1993, pp. 743-748. - C. J. Alpert, T. C. Hu, J. H. Huang and A. B. Kahng,
"A Direct Combination of the Prim and
Dijkstra Constructions for Improved Performance-Driven Global
Routing",
*Proceedings IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems*, Chicago, May 1993, pp. 1869-1872. - C. J. Alpert, J. Cong, A. B. Kahng, G. Robins and
M. Sarrafzadeh, "Minimum Density Interconnection Trees",
*Proceedings IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems*, Chicago, May 1993, pp. 1873-1876.

- C. J. Alpert, A. Devgan, and S. T. Quay,
"Buffer Insertion for Noise and Delay Optimization",
submitted to
*IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design*, 1998. - C. J. Alpert, A. E. Caldwell, T. F. Chan, D. J.-H. Huang,
A. B. Kahng, I. L.Markov and M. S. Moroz, "Quadratic Placement Revisited",
submitted to
*IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design*, 1997. - C. J. Alpert, T. F. Chan, A. B. Kahng, I. L. Markov and P. Mulet,
"Faster Minimization of Linear Wirelength for Global Placement",
to appear in
*IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design*, May, 1997. - C. J. Alpert, J.-H. Huang, and A. B. Kahng,
"Multilevel Circuit Partitioning", submitted to
*IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design*, March, 1997. - C. J. Alpert, A. B. Kahng and S.-Z. Yao,
"Spectral Partitioning with Multiple Eigenvectors",
to appear in
*Discrete Applied Mathematics*, 1998. - C. J. Alpert and A. B. Kahng, "
Splitting Orderings into Multi-Way Partitionings to Minimize the Maximum
Diameter",
*Journal of Classification*, 14, 1997, pp. 51-74. - C. J. Alpert and A. B. Kahng, "
A General Framework
for Vertex Orderings, With Applications to Circuit Clustering",
*IEEE Transactions on VLSI Systems*, 4(2), 1996, pp. 240-246. - C. J. Alpert and A. B. Kahng, "
Multi-Way Partitioning Via Geometric Embeddings, Orderings, and
Dynamic Programming" ,
*IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design*, 14(11), 1995, pp.1342-1358. - C. J. Alpert and A. B. Kahng, "Recent
Directions in Netlist Partitioning: A Survey",
*Integration: the VLSI Journal*, 19(1-2), 1995, pp. 1-81. - C. J. Alpert, T. C. Hu, J. H. Huang, A. B. Kahng, and
D. Karger, "Prim-Dijkstra Tradeoffs for Improved
Performance-Driven Routing Tree Design",
*IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design*, 14(7), 1995, pp. 890-896. - C. J. Alpert, J. Cong, A. B. Kahng, G. Robins and
M. Sarrafzadeh, "On the Minimum Density Interconnection Tree
Problem",
*VLSI Design*, Vol. 2, No. 2, 1994, pp. 157-169.