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Dr. Michael Opoku Agyeman

  • Job title: Lecturer in Computing
  • Department: Computing

General information

Michael Opoku Agyeman is a lecturer at the Department of Computing and Immersive Technologies. Previously, he was with the Intel Embedded System Research group of The Chinese University of Hong Kong as a Research Associate.  He received the PhD. from the Department of Computing at Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, in 2014 and the MSc. degree in Embedded and Distributed Systems from London South Bank University, London, in 2009. He received the BSc. (Hons.) in electrical and electronics engineering from Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Ghana, in 2008.

Michael's research interests include VLSI SoC design, reconfigurable computing, wired and wireless NoCs, computer architecture and operating systems.

Teaching

Michael teaches on the following modules:

  • BSc Microprocessor Systems CSY2015
  • BSc Operating Systems CSY2002
  • BSc Digital Signal Processing CSY3022
  • MSc Modern Computer Architecture CSYM028
  • BSc Group Project CSY2027
  • Computing Dissertation CSY4010

Research

Michael's research interests include:

  • reliable on-chip communication
  • immerging technologies for on-chip interconnect networks
  • surface wave communication
  • wireless on-chip communication
  • SoC design
  • 3D IC
  • computer architectures
  • networks-on-chips
  • FPGA design and many-core systems

Publications

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2018

  1. Dohan, M. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2018) A study of cache management mechanisms for real-time embedded systems. In: International Symposium on Computer Science and Intelligent Control. Sweden : ISCSIC. (Accepted)
  2. Mohammedali, N. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2018) A study of reconfigurable accelerators for cloud computing. In: International Symposium on Computer Science and Intelligent Control. Sweden: ISCSIC. (Accepted)
  3. Margarita Espinosa Jimenez, L. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2018) A study of techniques to increase Instruction Level Parallelism. In: International Symposium on Computer Science and Intelligent Control. Sweden: ISCSIC. (Accepted)
  4. Dean, A. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2018) A study of the advances in IoT security. In: International Symposium on Computer Science and Intelligent Control. Sweden: ISCSIC. (Accepted)
  5. Ofori-Attah, E., Wang, X. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2018) A survey of low power design techniques for last level caches. Lecture Notes in Computer Science. 10824, pp. 217-228. 0302-9743.
  6. Ofori-Attah, E. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2018) A survey of power-aware Network-on-Chip design techniques. The Thirteenth International Multi-Conference on Computing in Global Information Technology. 2308-4529. (Accepted)
  7. Sam, D. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2018) An overview of design space exploration of cache memory. In: International Symposium on Computer Science and Intelligent Control. Sweden: ISCSIC. (Accepted)
  8. Mahmood, J. K. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2018) An overview of prevention/mitigation against memory corruption attack. In: International Symposium on Computer Science and Intelligent Control. Sweden: ISCSIC. (Accepted)
  9. Al-Waisi, Z. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2018) Challenges and opportunities of smart meters in smart homes and smart grids. In: International Symposium on Computer Science and Intelligent Control. Sweden: ISCSIC. (Accepted)
  10. Al-Mahmood, A. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2018) On wearable devices for motivating patients with upper limb disability via gaming and home rehabilitation. Paper presented to: IEEE International Workshop on Internet of Things: Networking Applications and Technologies (IoTNAT 2018), Barcelona, Spain, 23-26 April 2018. (Accepted)

2017

  1. Al-Mahmood, A. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2017) A study of FPGA-based System-on-Chip designs for real-time industrial application. International Journal of Computer Applications. 163(6), pp. 9-19. 0975-8887.
  2. Ajam, H. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2017) A study of recent contributions on performance and simulation techniques for accelerator devices. In: International Conference on Electrical and Electronics Engineering. Turkey: IEEE ICEEE. (Accepted)
  3. Saleh Alalaki, M. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2017) A study of recent contributions on simulation tools for Network-on-Chip (NoC). International Journal of Computer Systems. 4(3), pp. 33-37. 2394-1065. (Accepted)
  4. Azasoo, J., Kuada, E., Osei Boateng, K. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2017) An algorithm for micro-load shedding in generation constrained electricity transmission network. Paper presented to: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Power and Energy Society (PES) PowerAfrica Conference 2017, Accra, Ghana, 27-30 June 2017. (Accepted)
  5. Opoku Agyeman, M. and Zong, W. (2017) An efficient 2D router architecture for extending the performance of inhomogeneous 3D NoC-based multi-core architectures. In: 2016 International Symposium on Computer Architecture and High Performance Computing Workshops (SBAC-PADW). USA: IEEE . 978-1-5090-4844-1. pp. 79-84.
  6. Opoku Agyeman, M., Vien, Q.-T., Hill, G., Turner, S. J. and Mak, T. (2017) An efficient channel model for evaluating Wireless NoC architectures. In: 2016 International Symposium on Computer Architecture and High Performance Computing Workshops (SBAC-PADW). Online: IEEE. 978-1-5090-4844-1. pp. 85-90.
  7. Vien, Q.-T., Le, T. A., Phan, C. V. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2017) An energy-efficient NOMA for small cells in heterogeneous CRAN under QoS constraints. Paper presented to: 23rd European Wireless (EW), Dresden, Germany, 17-19 May 2017. (Accepted)
  8. Al-Waisi, Z. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2017) An overview of on-chip cache coherence protocols. In: IEEE IntelliSys Conference 2017 Proceedings. London: IEEE. (Accepted)
  9. Ofori-Attah, E., Bhebhe, W. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2017) Architectural techniques for improving the power consumption of NoC-based CMPs: a case study of cache and network layer. Journal of Low Power Electronics and Applications. 7(2) 2079-9268.
  10. Manh Phan Hung, D., Manyam Seshadri Naidu, S. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2017) Architectures for cloud-based HPC in data centers. In: IEEE International Conference on Big Data Analysis. Beijing, China: IEEE. (Accepted)
  11. Opoku Agyeman, M., Zong, W., Yakovlev, A., Tong, K.-F. and Mak, T. (2017) Extending the performance of hybrid NoCs beyond the limitations of network heterogeneity. Journal of Low Power Electronics and Applications. 7(2) 2079-9268.
  12. Vien, Q.-T., Opoku Agyeman, M., Le, T. A. and Mak, T. (2017) On the nanocommunications at THz band in graphene-enabled Wireless Network-on-Chip. Mathematical Problems in Engineering. 2017 1024-123X.

2016

  1. Cui, M. H., Opoku Agyeman, M., MacDonald, R. and Knox, D. (2016) A cross-cultural exploration of music in history: language, health and art implications. In: International Conference on New Music Concepts (ICNMC 2017). Milan, Italy: ABEditore. (Accepted)
  2. Cui, M. H., Opoku Agyeman, M. and Knox, D. (2016) A cross-cultural study of music in history. International Journal of Culture and History. 2(2), pp. 65-69. 2382-6177.
  3. Opoku Agyeman, M. (2016) A parameterizable channel model for Wireless Networks-on-Chip design. In: 16th Mediterranean Microwave Symposium (MMS2016). IEEE Xplore. (Accepted)
  4. Opoku Agyeman, M., Vien, Q.-T., Ahmadinia, A., Yakovlev, A., Tong, K.-F. and Mak, T. (2016) A resilient 2-D waveguide communication fabric for hybrid wired-wireless NoC design. IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems. 1045-9219.
  5. Bhebhe, W. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2016) A survey of emerging architectural techniques for improving cache energy consumption. Communications on Applied Electronics. 6(3), pp. 14-24. 2394-4714.
  6. Ofori-Attah, E. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2016) A survey of low power NoC design techniques. In: International Conference on High-Performance Embedded Architectures and Compilers (HiPEAC). Sweden: ACM. (Accepted)
  7. Ofori-Attah, E. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2016) A survey of low power techniques for efficient Network-on-Chip design. In: 23rd IEEE Symposium on High Performance Computer Architecture (HPCA). USA: IEEE. (Accepted)
  8. Ofori-Attah, E. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2016) A survey of recent contributions of high performance NoC architectures. In: IEEE Technically Sponsored Computing Conference 2017. London: IEEE. (Accepted)
  9. Kanakis, T., Opoku Agyeman, M. and Bakaoukas, A. G. (2016) Adaptive virtual MIMO single cluster optimization in a small cell. Paper presented to: 7th International Conference on Cloud Computing, Data Science & Engineering, Amity University, Noida, India, 12-13 January 2017.
  10. Opoku Agyeman, M., Vien, Q.-T. and Mak, T. (2016) An analytical channel model for emerging wireless Networks-on-Chip. In: IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing (EUC 2016). France: IEEE Computer Society. (Accepted)
  11. Opoku Agyeman, M., Tong, K. and Mak, T. (2016) An improved wireless communication fabric for performance aware network-on-chip architectures. International Journal of Computing and Digital Systems. 5(2), pp. 161-171. 2210-142X.
  12. Zong, W. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2016) On improving the performance of hybrid wired-wireless Network-on-Chip architectures. In: NoCArc'16 Proceedings of the 9th International Workshop on Network on Chip Architectures. New York: ACM. 9781450347921. pp. 27-32.
  13. Cui, M. H., Knox, D., Opoku Agyeman, M. and MacDonald, R. (2016) Role of music in clinical acupuncture: a cross cultural investigation. In: International Conference on New Music Concepts (ICNMC 2017). Milan, Italy: ABEditore. (Accepted)
  14. Zong, W., Wang, L., Xu, Q. and Opoku Agyeman, M. (2016) SlideAcross: a low-latency adaptive router for chip multi-processor. In: Kitsos, P. (ed.) Euromicro Conference on Digital System Design (DSD) (2016). U.S.: IEEE. 9781509028160. pp. 115-122.
  15. Opoku Agyeman, M., Wen, Z., Kanakis, T., Tong, K.-F. and Mak, T. (2016) Towards the practical design of performance-aware resilient wireless NoC architectures. In: 7th International Conference on Cloud Computing, Data Science & Engineering. USA: IEEE. (Accepted)
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Other Publications

  • Michael Opoku Agyeman, Kin-Fai Tong, Terrence S. T. Mak: Towards reliability and performance-aware Wireless Network-on-Chip design. DFTS 2015: 205-210
  • Wen Zong, Michael Opoku Agyeman, Xiaohang Wang, Terrence S. T. Mak:
    Unbiased Regional Congestion Aware Selection Function for NoCs. NOCS 2015: 19:1-19:8
  • Michael Opoku Agyeman, Wen Zong, Ji-Xiang Wan, Alex Yakovlev, Kenneth Tong, Terrence S. T. Mak:
    Novel Hybrid Wired-Wireless Network-on-Chip Architectures: Transducer and Communication Fabric Design. NOCS 2015: 32:1-32:2 2013
  • Michael Opoku Agyeman, Ali Ahmadinia, Alireza Shahrabi:
    Heterogeneous 3D Network-on-Chip Architectures: Area and Power Aware Design Techniques. Journal of Circuits, Systems, and Computers22(4) (2013)
  • Michael Opoku Agyeman, Ali Ahmadinia, Alireza Shahrabi:
    Efficient routing techniques in heterogeneous 3D Networks-on-Chip. Parallel Computing 39(9): 389-407 (2013)
  • Michael Opoku Agyeman, Ali Ahmadinia:
    A systematic generation of optimized heterogeneous 3D Networks-on-Chip architecture. AHS 2013: 79-83
  • Michael Opoku Agyeman, Ali Ahmadinia:
    Optimised Application Specific Architecture Generation and Mapping Approach for Heterogeneous 3D Networks-on-Chip. CSE 2013: 794-801 2011
  • Michael Opoku Agyeman, Ali Ahmadinia:
    Power and area optimisation in heterogeneous 3D networks-on-chip architectures. SIGARCH Computer Architecture News 39(4): 106-107(2011)
  • Michael Opoku Agyeman, Ali Ahmadinia, Alireza Shahrabi:
    Low power heterogeneous 3D Networks-on-Chip architectures. HPCS 2011: 533-538
  • Michael Opoku Agyeman, Ali Ahmadinia:
    An adaptive router architecture for heterogeneous 3D Networks-on-Chip. NORCHIP 2011: 1-4
  • Michael Opoku Agyeman, Ali Ahmadinia:
    Optimising Heterogeneous 3D Networks-on-Chip. PARELEC 2011: 25-30

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