Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane - Hind Benbihi

Hind Benbihi

Al Akhawayn General Engineering student Hind Benbihi ('13) won on February 23, 2012 the Best Paper Award of the 20th ACM/SIGDA International Symposium on Field-Programmable Gate Arrays for the paper entitled Rethinking FPGAs: Elude the Flexibility Excess of LUTs with And-Inverter Cones, which she co-authored with Hadi P. Afshar, David Novo, and Paolo Ienne from Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland. According to Benbihi, the Symposium described the paper as "the finest venue for architectural innovation on FPGA fabrics."