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Simon Winberg

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  • Lecturer
  • University of Cape Town
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Recent publications

  • Systematic design of an ideal toolflow for accelerating big data applications on FPGA platforms

    • Setetemela K
    • Winberg S
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  • WASP: A radio geolocation system on highly resource constrained mobile platforms

    • Chhokra K
    • Bapty T
    • Scott J
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Professional experience


University of Cape Town

January 2010 - Present


Computer Science

University of Tennessee Space Institute

January 2001 - June 2002(a year)


Dr. Simon Winberg is a lecturer in the Department of Electrical Engineering at UCT. He worked in the embedded systems industry in both South Africa and in the USA prior to embarking on his PhD studies and subsequently becoming an academic staff member at UCT. His research areas are hybrid computer systems, high performance computing and FPGA-based reconfigurable computers for application to radar systems and radio astronomy. In addition he has gained experience in, and has supervised recent projects concerning embedded systems, embedded software, image processing and research related to engineering education.

Co-authors (55)

  • Shingirai Mastara
  • israel tshililo
  • Karthik Rajeswaran
  • Matthew Bridges
  • khobatha setetemela
  • Gordon Inggs