Architektur eingebetteter Systeme

Antonio Saavedra, M.Sc.


  • Reconfigurable hardware design
  • FPGA-based custom hardware accelerators
  • High-level Synthesis tools
  • Embedded systems and computer architecture

Master/Bachelor Projects

  • High-level Synthesis design of Neural Networks Accelerators
  • Integrations of custom accelerators to RISC-V architectures



[en] Valenzuela, Wladimir; Saavedra, Antonio; Zarkesh-Ha, Payman; Figueroa, Miguel
Motion-Based Object Location on a Smart Image Sensor Using On-Pixel Memory
Sensors, 22 (17) :6538
Januar 2022
ISSN: 1424-8220


Saavedra, Antonio; Nazar, Gabriel L.; Stawinoga, Nicolai; Juurlink, Ben
Evaluation of high-level languages for general FPGA acceleration
Proc. of 17th Int. Summer School on Advanced Computer Architecture and Compilation for High-Performance and Embedded Systems, Fiuggi, Italy (ACACES '21)
September 2021


Saavedra, Antonio; Lehnert, Hans; Hernández, Cecilia; Carvajal, Gonzalo; Figueroa, Miguel
Mining Discriminative K-Mers in DNA Sequences Using Sketches and Hardware Acceleration
IEEE Access, 8 :114715–114732
ISSN: 2169-3536


Saavedra, Antonio; Hernández, Cecilia; Figueroa, Miguel
Heavy-Hitter Detection Using a Hardware Sketch with the Countmin-CU Algorithm
2018 21st Euromicro Conference on Digital System Design (DSD), Seite 38–45
August 2018


Soto, Javier E.; Valenzuela, Wladimir E.; Díaz, Silvana; Saavedra, Antonio; Figueroa, Miguel; Ghasemi, Javad; Zarkesh-Ha, Payman
An intelligent readout integrated circuit (iROIC) with on-chip local gradient operations
2017 24th IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits and Systems (ICECS), Seite 360–362
Dezember 2017
Saavedra, Antonio; Pezoa, Jorge E.; Zarkesh-Ha, Payman; Figueroa, Miguel
An embedded system for face classification in infrared video using sparse representation
, Applications of Digital Image Processing XLBand10396, Seite 103961N
Herausgeber: International Society for Optics and Photonics
September 2017


Redlich, Rodolfo; Araneda, Luis; Saavedra, Antonio; Figueroa, Miguel
An Embedded Hardware Architecture for Real-Time Super-Resolution in Infrared Cameras
2016 Euromicro Conference on Digital System Design (DSD), Seite 184–191
August 2016