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Research interests
  • Digital systems
  • High-level synthesis
  • Real-time systems
  • Embedded systems
  • Computer arithmetic
  • High performance computing
  • Cyber-physical systems
  • Cyber-physical systems security
  • Computer architecture
  • Specialized architectures
  • Field-programmable gate arrays (FPGAs)
Expertise type(s) (NSERC subjects)
  • 2514 Digital signal processing
  • 2701 Computer hardware
  • 2702 Computer systems organization
  • 2704 Distributed and parallel processing
  • 2719 Computer architecture and design
  • 2722 VLSI systems

Publications

Featured
Journal article
Chalangar, H., Ould-Bachir, T., Sheshyekani, K. & Mahseredjian, J. (2021). A direct mapped method for accurate modeling and real-time simulation of high switching frequency resonant converters. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, 68(7), 6348-6357. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1109/TIE.2020.2998746
Journal article
Ould-Bachir, T., Blanchette, H. & Al-Haddad, K. (2014). A network tearing technique for FPGA-based real-time simulation of power converters. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1109/TIE.2014.2365752
Journal article
Ould-Bachir, T. & David, J.P. (2013). Self-alignment schemes for the implementation of addition-related floating-point operators. ACM Transactions on Reconfigurable Technology and Systems, 6(1), 21 pages. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1145/2457443.2457444

Biography

Tarek Ould-Bachir received the M.A.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from the Polytechnique Montréal, in 2008 and 2013, respectively. From 2007 to 2018, he was with OPAL-RT Technologies, holding various positions in the R&D Department. From 2018 to 2020, he was a Research Associate with Polytechnique Montréal. He is currently an Assistant Professor with the Computer and Software Engineering Department at Polytechnique Montréal.

Teaching

  • ELE1300, Digital Design
  • INF1600, Computer Organization 
  • INF2010, Algorithms and data structures
  • INF3500, Digital Design II
  • INF3610, Embedded Systems

Supervision at Polytechnique

IN PROGRESS

  • Post-doctoral fellowship (2)

    • Montano, Federico. An FPGA-based platform for the control of a CMOS quantum chip.
    • Gholinezhad, Javad. Power System Simulation using Julia Language.
  • Ph.D. (8)

    • Allabadi, Ahmad. Numerical methods for power electronics based power systems.
    • Mashreghi Moghadam, Parisa. P4-programmable FPGA overlay .
    • Zamanidoost, Amir. Lung disease detection using machine learning, algorithms and hardware implementations.
    • Keita, Daman. High-level design pattern in network switches for hardware QoS .
    • Alavoine, Loic. Adjustment and simulation of aircraft electrical cables using frequency dependent equivalent circuits.
    • Meddah, Karim. FPGA platform for real-time simulation of fast power converters.
    • Hajizadeh, Fahimeh. FPGA-based simulation of high-fidelity aircraft cable models for aeronautical applications.
    • Abbasmollaei, Mostafa. P4 applications on heterogeneous CPU/FPGA platform.
  • Master (thesis) (6)

    • Dourid, Issam.
    • Makhroute, El Mahdi .
    • El Harti, Mohamed Ayoub.
    • Barrette-Laganière, Hubert. P4 program compilation targeting heterogeneous platforms.
    • M'hammedi Alaoui, Ali. Cryptography applied to blockchain using a quantum computer.
    • Beaulieu, Christophe. Static analysis for P4 programs.
  • Undergraduate (2)

    • Gallay, Andy.
    • Brisson, Paul-André. Description and configuration of Overlay architectures on FPGA using FIRRTL.

COMPLETED

  • Ph.D. Thesis (1)

    • Montano, F. (2021). Architectures and Methodology for the Design of Real-time Power Converter Simulators on FPGAs (Ph.D. Thesis, Polytechnique Montréal). Retrieved from https://publications.polymtl.ca/9191/

News about Tarek Ould-Bachir

NEWS | June 22, 2021
Discovery grants: Polytechnique Montréal obtains nearly $3,9 million for research programs | Read