The scholarships will be made available to graduate students performing research in the field of processor verification and to recent graduates with less than three years experience.
"We believe MTV is an important event that defines Austin as a worldwide hub for processor verification," said Eric Hennenhoefer, CEO of Obsidian Software. "Obsidian is proud to sponsor and collaborate on this world-class event." 2010 will mark the fifth year of sponsorship for Obsidian.
The deadline for scholarship applications is October 1, 2010. Potential applicants are encouraged to apply online at:
The purpose of MTV is to bring together researchers and practitioners to exchange innovative ideas and to develop new methodologies for solving difficult challenges facing the processor design community.
About Obsidian Software
Obsidian Software, a privately held company, has been providing processor verification products, verification consulting and training services to processor designers and semiconductor fabs since 1997. Obsidian's RAVEN software has been used to successfully verify dozens of processor implementations by many of the world's leading semiconductor companies. Obsidian has been recognized as part of the INC500, Austin Heavy Hitters, and Austin Fast 50.
Contacts: Obsidian Software Saturday Schroder Marketing Coordinator (512) 330-9818 x 113 Email Contact http://www.obsidiansoft.com Microprocessor Test and Verification Workshop Magdy S. Abadir General Chair Email Contact http://www.mtvcon.org