• Congestion-Driven Global Placement for Three Dimensional VLSI Circuits 

      Nanda, Vidit; Balakrishnan, Karthik; Ekpanyapong, Mongkol; Lim, Sung Kyu (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003)
      The recent popularity of 3D IC technology stems from its enhanced performance capabilities and reduced wiring length. However, the problem of thermal dissipation is magnified due to the nature of these layered technologies. ...