Pascal Giard

Pascal Giard
Professeur
Formation B.Ing., M.Ing. (ÉTS), Ph.D. (McGill)
Bureau A-2577
Téléphone 514 396-8478
Site personnel https://pascal.giard.info
Présentation

Département de génie électrique

Axes de recherche :

  • Technologies de l’information et des communications

Expertises :

  • Blockchain
  • Conception et réalisation de systèmes numériques
  • Codage de canal
  • Détection aveugle
  • Logiciel libre
  • Modélisation et simulation de communications numériques
  • Modélisation et simulation de systèmes numériques
  • Prototypage rapide
  • Radio logicielle
  • Systèmes embarqués
  • Objets connectés
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IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference Workshops (WCNCW)
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Proceedings of the International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems
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IEEE Global Conference on Signal and Information Processing (GlobalSIP)
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2014 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP)
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IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Systems (SiPS)
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International Symposium on Turbo Codes & Iterative Information Processing 2018 (ISTC)
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50th Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers
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1st Microsystems and Nanoelectronics Research Conference (MNRC)
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IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference Workshops (WCNCW)
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38th Annual Conference on IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, IECON 2012
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2016 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS)
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2015 IEEE Workshop on Signal Processing Systems (SiPS)
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2016 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP)
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International Symposium on Signals, Circuits and Systems (ISSCS)
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IEEE wireless communications and networking conference WCNC 2014
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2012 9th International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems (ISWCS)
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2012 Conference on Design and Architectures for Signal and Image Processing (DASIP)
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2014 IEEE Global Conference on Signal and Information Processing (GlobalSIP)
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2014 IEEE Workshop on Signal Processing Systems (SiPS)
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2019 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS)
Cours et encadrements

Cours

ELE140 Conception des systèmes numériques (Automne 2019)
ELE216 Développement de logiciels en génie électrique (Automne 2019)
ELE140 Conception des systèmes numériques (Été 2019)
ELE140 Conception des systèmes numériques (Hiver 2019)

Encadrements

Mémoire à 30 crédits

    Good Floor-Price Prediction for Online Advertisement, par Nguyen,Huu My.
    Hiver 2020

    Dynamics and Limitations of a System with Strict Deadlines that Contains a Component with a Variable Execution Time, par Kalatian,Tannaz.
    Hiver 2020

Thèse de doctorat (recherche appliquée)

    En codirection avec : Gagnon, Ghyslain
    Early Detection Schemes Based on Sequential Probability Tests for Low Latency Communications, par Barragan Guerrero,Diego Orlando.
    Hiver 2020

Projet d'application à 15 crédits

    Application des algorithmes d'apprentissage automatique pour la supervision de la qualité de l'eau en équateur, par Mefoued,Abderraouf.
    Automne 2019

Publications
Compte rendu de conférence (20)

Diego Barragán Guerrero, Minh Au, Ghyslain Gagnon, François Gagnon, Pascal Giard. 2019. « Early detection for optimal-latency communications in multi-hop links ». Proceedings of the International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems (Oulu, Finland, Aug. 27-30, 2019) p. 389-394. VDE Verlag GmbH.

Michiel Van Beirendonck, Louis-Charles Trudeau, Pascal Giard, Alexios Balatsoukas-Stimming. 2019. « A Lyra2 FPGA core for Lyra2REv2-based cryptocurrencies ». 2019 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS) (Sapporo, Japan, May 26-29, 2019) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc..

Pascal Giard, Alexios Balatsoukas-Stimming, Andreas Burg. 2018. « On the tradeoff between accuracy and complexity in blind detection of polar codes ». International Symposium on Turbo Codes & Iterative Information Processing 2018 (ISTC) (Hong Kong, China, Dec. 03-07, 2018) IEEE.

Pascal Giard, Andreas Burg. 2018. « Fast-SSC-flip decoding of polar codes ». IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference Workshops (WCNCW) (Barcelona, Spain, Apr. 15-18, 2018) p. 73-77. IEEE.

Alexios Balatsoukas-Stimming, Pascal Giard, Andreas Burg. 2017. « Comparison of polar decoders with existing low-density parity-check and turbo decoders ». IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference Workshops (WCNCW) (San Francisco, CA, USA, Mar. 19-22, 2017) IEEE.

Pascal Giard, Alexios Balatsoukas-Stimming, Andreas Burg. 2017. « Blind detection of polar codes ». IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Systems (SiPS) (Lorient, France, Oct. 03-05, 2017) IEEE.

Carlo Condo, François Leduc-Primeau, Gabi Sarkis, Pascal Giard, Warren J. Gross. 2016. « Stall pattern avoidance in polynomial product codes ». IEEE Global Conference on Signal and Information Processing (GlobalSIP) (Washington, DC, USA, Dec. 07-09, 2016) p. 699-702. Piscataway, NJ, USA : IEEE.

Pascal Giard, Alexios Balatsoukas-Stimming, Thomas Christoph Muller, Andreas Burg, Claude Thibeault, Warren J. Gross. 2016. « A multi-Gbps unrolled hardware list decoder for a systematic polar code ». 50th Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers (Pacific Grove, CA, USA, Nov. 06-09, 2016) p. 1194-1198. Piscataway, NJ, USA : IEEE.

Pascal Giard, Gabi Sarkis, Alexios Balatsoukas-Stimming, Fan YouZhe, Tsui Chi-ying, Andreas Burg, Claude Thibeault, Warren J. Gross. 2016. « Hardware decoders for polar codes: An overview ». 2016 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS) (Montréal, QC, Canada, May 22-25, 2016) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc..

Seyyed Ali Hashemi, Alexios Balatsoukas-Stimming, Pascal Giard, Claude Thibeaul, Warren J. Gross. 2016. « Partitioned successive-cancellation list decoding of polar codes ». 2016 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP) (Shanghai, China, Marc. 20-25, 2016) p. 957-960. Piscataway, NJ, USA : IEEE.

Pascal Giard, Gabi Sarkis, Claude Thibeault, Warren J. Gross. 2015. « A 638 Mbps low-complexity rate 1/2 polar decoder on FPGAs ». 2015 IEEE Workshop on Signal Processing Systems (SiPS) (Hangzhou, China, Oct. 14-16, 2015) Piscataway, NJ, USA : IEEE.

P. Giard, G. Sarkis, Claude Thibeault, W. J. Gross. 2014. « Fast software polar decoders ». 2014 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP) (Florence, Italy, May 4-9, 2014) p. 7555-7559. Piscataway, N. J., USA : IEEE.

Georges Kaddoum, Pascal Giard. 2014. « Analog network coding for multi-user spread-spectrum communication systems ». IEEE wireless communications and networking conference WCNC 2014 (Istanbul, Turkey, Apr. 6-9, 2014) p. 352-357. IEEE.

G. Sarkis, P. Giard, Claude Thibeault, W. J. Gross. 2014. « Autogenerating software polar decoders ». 2014 IEEE Global Conference on Signal and Information Processing (GlobalSIP) (Atlanta, GA, USA, Dec. 3-5, 2014) p. 6-10. Piscataway, N. J., USA : IEEE.

G. Sarkis, P. Giard, A. Vardy, Claude Thibeault, W. J. Gross. 2014. « Increasing the speed of polar list decoders ». 2014 IEEE Workshop on Signal Processing Systems (SiPS) (Belfast, Ireland, Oct. 20-22, 2014) Piscataway, N. J., USA : IEEE.

Pascal Giard, Georges Kaddoum, François Gagnon, Claude Thibeault. 2012. « FPGA implementation and evaluation of discrete-time chaotic generators circuits ». 38th Annual Conference on IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, IECON 2012 (Montreal, QC, Canada, Oct. 25-28, 2012) p. 3221-3224. Washington, DC : IEEE Computer Society.

Georges Kaddoum, Julien Olivain, Guillaume Beaufort Samson, Pascal Giard, François Gagnon. 2012. « Implementation of a Differential Chaos Shift Keying communication system in GNU radio ». 2012 9th International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems (ISWCS) (Paris, France, Aug. 28-31, 2012) p. 934-938. Piscataway, NJ : IEEE.

François Leduc-Primeau, Alexandre J. Raymond, Pascal Giard, Kevin Cushon, Claude Thibeault, Warren J. Gross. 2012. « High-throughput LDPC decoding using the RHS algorithm ». 2012 Conference on Design and Architectures for Signal and Image Processing (DASIP) (Karlsruhe, Germany, Oct. 23-25, 2012) Piscataway, NJ : IEEE.

Marc Joliveau, Pascal Giard, Michel Gendreau, François Gagnon, Claude Thibeault. 2011. « Design of low complexity multiplierless digital filters with optimized free structure using a population-based metaheuristic ». International Symposium on Signals, Circuits and Systems (ISSCS) (Iasi, Romania, June 30-July 1, 2011) p. 249-252. Los Alamitos, CA, USA : Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society.

Pascal Giard, Jean-François Boland, Jean Belzile. 2008. « CORBA communication backplane for design and verification ». 1st Microsystems and Nanoelectronics Research Conference (MNRC) (Ottawa, Canada, Oct. 15, 2008) p. 121-124. Piscataway, NJ, USA : Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society.

Article publié dans une revue, révisé par les pairs (10)

Carlo Condo, Pascal Giard, Francois Leduc-Primeau, Gabi Sarkis, Warren J. Gross. 2018. « A 9.52 dB NCG FEC scheme and 162 b/Cycle low-complexity product decoder architecture ». IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I: Regular Papers. vol. 65 , nº 4. p. 1420-1431.

Pascal Giard, Alexios Balatsoukas-Stimming, Gabi Sarkis, Claude Thibeault, Warren J. Gross. 2018. « Fast low-complexity decoders for low-rate polar codes ». Journal of Signal Processing Systems. vol. 90 , nº 5. p. 675-685.

Pascal Giard, Gabi Sarkis, Camille Leroux, Claude Thibeault, Warren J. Gross. 2018. « Low-latency software polar decoders ». Journal of Signal Processing Systems. vol. 90 , nº 5. p. 761-775.

Pascal Giard, Alexios Balatsoukas-Stimming, Thomas Christoph Muller, Andrea Bonetti, Claude Thibeault, Warren J. Gross, Philippe Flatresse, Andreas Burg. 2017. « PolarBear: A 28 nm FD-SOI ASIC for decoding of polar codes ». IEEE Journal on Emerging and Selected Topics in Circuits and Systems. vol. 7 , nº 4. 13 p. p. 616-629.

Francisco J. Escribano, Georges Kaddoum, Alexandre Wagemakers, Pascal Giard. 2016. « Design of a new differential chaos-shift-keying system for continuous mobility ». IEEE Transactions on Communications. vol. 64 , nº 5. p. 2066-2078.

Gabi Sarkis, Pascal Giard, Alexander Vardy, Claude Thibeault, Warren J. Gross. 2016. « Fast list decoders for polar codes ». IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications. vol. 34 , nº 2. p. 318-328.

Gabi Sarkis, Ido Tal, Pascal Giard, Alexander Vardy, Claude Thibeault, Warren J. Gross. 2016. « Flexible and low-complexity encoding and decoding of systematic polar codes ». IEEE Transactions on Communications. vol. 64 , nº 7. p. 2732-2745.

Pascal Giard, Gabi Sarkis, Claude Thibeault, Warren J. Gross. 2016. « Multi-mode unrolled architectures for polar decoders ». IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I: Regular Papers. vol. 63 , nº 9. p. 1443-1453.

P. Giard, G. Sarkis, Claude Thibeault, W. J. Gross. 2015. « 237 Gbit/s unrolled hardware polar decoder ». Electronics Letters. vol. 51 , nº 10. p. 762-763.

G. Sarkis, P. Giard, A. Vardy, Claude Thibeault, W. J. Gross. 2014. « Fast Polar Decoders: Algorithm and Implementation ». IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications. vol. 32 , nº 5. p. 946-957.

Communication (8)

Pascal Giard. 2018. « Polar codes: algorithms and implementation aspects ». Communication lors de la conférence : Arbeitsgemeinschaft in Codierungstheorie und Kryptographie (Spring 18) ( Zurich, Suisse, June 06, 2018 )

Pascal Giard, Alexios Balatsoukas-Stimming, Andreas Burg. 2018. « Blind detection of polar codes ». Communication lors de la conférence : 2018 Information Theory and Applications Workshop (ITA) ( San Diego, CA, USA, Feb. 11-16, 2018 )

Pascal Giard, Alexios Balatsoukas-Stimming, Nicholas Preyss. 2017. « Polar codes and APSK modulation - just good friends ». Communication lors de la conférence : 2017 Information Theory and Applications Workshop (ITA) ( San Diego, CA, USA, Feb. 12-17, 2017 )

Pascal Giard. 2015. « Fast software and hardware polar decoders : algorithms, architectures, and implementations ». Communication lors de la conférence : Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) ( Lausanne, Suisse, Nov. 2015 )

Pascal Giard, Alexandre J. Raymond. 2015. « Polar FEC codes running at hundreds of Mbit/s in GNU radio or on a software implementation of the Fast-SSC algorithm ». Communication lors de la conférence : GNU Radio Conference (GRCon15) ( Washington, DC, USA, Aug. 24-28, 2015 )

Pascal Giard, Jean-François Boland, Jean Belzile. 2008. « CORBA based co-verification methodology for systemC ». Communication lors de la conférence : 8th North American SystemC User Group Meeting (NASCUG) ( San Jose, CA, USA, Feb. 19-22, 2008 )

P. Giard, J. F. Boland, J. Belzile. 2007. « CORBA based communication for verification ». Communication lors de la conférence : CMC Microsystems 2007 Annual Symposium ( Ottawa, ON, Canada, Oct. 18, 2007 )

Pascal Giard, Jean-François Boland, Jean Belzile. 2007. « Hardware-in-the-loop functional verification methodology ». Communication lors de la conférence : OMG’s Third Software-Based Communication Workshop : Realizing the Vision ( Fairfax, VA, USA, Mar. 5-8, 2007 )

Livre (1)

Pascal Giard, Claude Thibeault, Warren J. Gross. 2017. « High-speed decoders for polar codes ». Springer. 98 p.

Mémoire ou thèse (1)

Pascal Giard. 2016. « High-speed decoders for polar codes ». 115 p. Thèse de doctorat. , McGill Univeristy

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