IEDM International Electron Devices Meeting
IEEE Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
ILP Instruction-Level Parallelism
IP Internet Protocol
IPC Instructions per Clock Cycle
IPR Intellectual Property Rights
ISA Instruction Set Architecture
ISC International Symposium on Computer Architecture
ISSCC International Solid-State Circuits Conference
IT Information Technology
ITRI Industrial Technology Research Institute
KET Key Enabling Technologies
LED Light-emitting Diode
MCC Microelectronics and Computer Technology Consortium
MEMS Microelectromechanical Systems
MICRO International Symposium on Microarchitecture
MIIT Ministry of Industry and Information Technology
MLP Medium- and Long-Term Plan (2006–2020)
MOST Ministry of Science and Technology
NANO International Conference on Nanotechnology
NNIN National Nanofabrication Infrastructure Network
NRC National Research Council
NSF National Science Foundation
ODM Original Device Manufacturer
OEM Original Equipment Manufacturer
OOPSLA Object-Oriented Programming, Systems, Languages, and Applications
O-S-D Optoelectronics-Sensor-Discrete
OSDI Symposium on Operating Systems Design and Implementation
PARLE Parallel Architectures and Languages Europe
PC Personal Computer
PLDI Programming Language Design and Implementation
POPL Symposium on Principles of Programming Languages
PPoPP Symposium on Principles and Practice of Parallel Programming
PwC PricewaterhouseCoopers
R&D Research and Development
S&T Science and Technology
SC International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage, and Analysis
Sci Science of Science Tool
SEI Strategic Emerging Industries
SEMATECH Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology
SIA Semiconductor Industry Association
SIGGRAPH International Conference on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques
SoC System-on-a-Chip
SOSP Symposium on Operating Systems Principles
SPA&T Semiconductor Packaging, Assembly, and Test
SPERC Secure, Parallel, Evolvable, Reliable and Correct (software)
SRC Semiconductor Research Corporation
TSMC Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company
VLDB International Conference on Very Large Databases
WWW International World Wide Web Conference


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