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Research Staff Member
Zurich Research Laboratory, Zurich, Switzerland
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Professional Associations:  IEEE Communications Society  |  IEEE Computer Society

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2017

Microserver+ micro-switch= micro-datacenter
Andreas Doering and Francois Abel
Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Advanced Interconnect Solutions and Technologies for Emerging Computing Systems, pp. 3--3, 2017
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An FPGA Platform for Hyperscalers
F. Abel, J. Weerasinghe, C. Hagleitner, B. Weiss, S. Paredes
IEEE 25th Annual Symposium on High-Performance Interconnects (HOTI 25), pp. 29-32, 2017
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2016

Network-Attached FPGAs for Data Center Applications
Jagath Weerasinghe, Raphael Polig, Francois Abel, Christoph Hagleitner
IEEE International Conference on Field-Programmable Technology (FPT '16), Xian, China, 2016
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Disaggregated FPGAs: Network Performance Comparison against Bare-Metal Servers, Virtual Machines and Linux Containers
Jagath Weerasinghe, Francois Abel, Christoph Hagleitner and Andreas Herkersdorf
IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science, Luxembourg, 2016
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2015

Enabling FPGAs in Hyperscale Data Centers
J. Weerasinghe, F. Abel, C. Hagleitner, A. Herkersdorf
In proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Cloud and Big Data Computing (CBDCom) Beijing, China, August 10-14, pp. 1078-1086, 2015
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2014

On the Cost of Tunnel Endpoint Processing in Overlay Virtual Networks
Jagath Weerasinghe, Francois Abel
Utility and Cloud Computing (UCC), 2014 IEEE/ACM 7th International Conference on, pp. 756--761
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2012

Rx Stack Accelerator for 10 GbE Integrated NIC
F. Abel, C. Hagleitner, F. Verplanken
Annual Symposium on High-Performance Interconnects, pp. 17 -24, HOTI, 2012
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2007

Design issues in next-generation merchant switch fabrics
F. Abel, C. Minkenberg, I. Iliadis, T. Engbersen, M. Gusat, F. Gramsamer, R.P. Luijten
IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking 15(6), 1603--1615, IEEE, 2007
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The OSMOSIS optical packet switch for supercomputers: Enabling technologies and measured performance
RR Grzybowski, BR Hemenway, M Sauer, C Minkenberg, F Abel, P Muller, R Luijten
Photonics in Switching, 2007, 21--22


2006

Designing a crossbar scheduler for HPC applications
C Minkenberg, F Abel, P Muller, R Krishnamurthy, M Gusat, P Dill, I Iliadis, R Luijten, BR Hemenway, R Grzybowski, others
IEEE Micro 26(3), 58--71, [Los Alamitos, CA]: IEEE Computer Society,[c1981-, 2006
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Distributed crossbar schedulers
C Minkenberg, F Abel, E Schiattarella
in Proc, 2006
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2005

Reliable control protocol for crossbar arbitration
C Minkenberg, F Abel, M Gusat
IEEE communications letters 9(2), 178--180, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc, 445 Hoes Ln, Piscataway, NJ, 08854-1331, USA,, 2005
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Control path implementation for a low-latency optical HPC switch
C Minkenberg, F Abel, P Muller, R Krishnamurthy, M Gusat, B R Hemenway
Proc. 13th Annual IEEE Symposium on High-Performance Interconnects (HOTI 13), pp. 29--35, 2005
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2004

Low-latency pipelined crossbar arbitration
C Minkenberg, I Iliadis, F Abel
Proc. GLOBECOM, pp. 1174--1179, 2004
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2003

Stability degree of switches with finite buffers and non-negligible round-trip timeout
M Gusat, F Abel, F Gramsamer, R Luijten, C Minkenberg, M Verhappen
Microprocessors and Microsystems 27(5-6), 243--252, Elsevier, 2003
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A four-terabit packet switch supporting long round-trip times
F Abel, C Minkenberg, RP Luijten, M Gusat, I Iliadis
IEEE Micro 23(1), 10--24, IEEE Computer Society, 2003
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Current issues in packet switch design
C Minkenberg, R P Luijten, F Abel, W Denzel, M Gusat
ACM SIGCOMM Computer Communication Review 33(1), 124, ACM, 2003
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2002

Stability of CIOQ switches with finite buffers and non-negligible round-trip time
M Gusat, F Abel, F Gramsamer, R Luijten, C Minkenberg, M Verhappen
Proc. 11th International Conference on Computer Communications Networks (ICCCN), pp. 444--448, 2002
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A four-terabit single-stage packet switch with large round-trip time support
F Abel, C Minkenberg, RP Luijten, M Gusat, I Iliadis
High Performance Interconnects, pp. 5--14, 2002
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2001

Optimized Architecture and Design of an Output-Queued CMOS Switch Chip
R P Luijten, F Abel, M Gusat, C Minkenberg
Proc. 10th International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN 2001), pp. 448--453
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2000

Design and Verification Methodology of Modern High-Speed Switches
F. Abel
Technical Report RZ 3292 (# 93338) 11/20/00, 2000
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