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Julius Yellowhair, PhD May 18, 2017 - 1:30pm
Optical Concentrators for Concentrating Solar Power Systems
Julius Yellowhair, PhD, Sandia National LaboratoriesA new generation of power plants called Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) that uses the sun as a heat source to generate… Learn more
cuff May 17, 2017 - 10:00am
Distribution Approximation Techniques for Security, Differential Privacy, and Learning
Paul Cuff, Ph.D., Dept. Of Electrical Engineering, Princeton UniversityIn a variety of settings, the performance of  a system can be assured or characterized by relating it to a… Learn more
andre May 5, 2017 - 4:00pm
Network Models of Epilepsy
Dr. Andre Peterson, Dr. Dean Freestone In this two-part talk we will demonstrate how various theoretical models of neural network can be used to develop new… Learn more
Yu Cao May 5, 2017 - 2:00pm
Challenges of GaN Epitaxy for Power Electronics
Yu CaoWide bandgap materials have attracted great interest in the research and development of power electronic devices for… Learn more
Negar Kiyavash Apr 24, 2017 - 11:00am
Data Analytic in Anonymized Networks: Is There Hope for Privacy?
Negar Kiyavash, Willett Faculty Scholar, Assoc. Prof. Industrial & Enterprise Engineering, Assoc. Prof. Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignThe proliferation of online social networks has helped in generating large amounts of graph data which has immense… Learn more
Rebecca Richards-Kortum, PhD Apr 21, 2017 - 1:30pm
Ending Preventable Newborn Death in Africa: Can We Do it in a Decade?
Rebecca Richards-Kortum, PhDAt current rates of progress, it will be 150 years before a baby born in Africa has the same chance of survival as one… Learn more
AMANDA PROROK Apr 17, 2017 - 11:00am
Diversity and Resilience in Robot Networks
AMANDA PROROKRecent years have seen falling costs of communication and storage technologies and advances in fabrication methods.… Learn more
Photo Apr 14, 2017 - 3:00pm
Cover's Open Problem: "The Capacity of the Relay Channel’’
Ayfer Ozgur, Ph.D., Stanford UniversityFormulating the problem of determining the communication capacity of channels as a problem in high-dimensional geometry… Learn more
Yongmin Liu, Ph.D. Apr 12, 2017 - 11:00am
Tunable and Reconfigurable Plasmonics and Metamaterials for Beam Shaping
Yongmin Liu, Ph.D., Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Northern University, Boston, USAPlasmonics has become a very vibrant research area in nano optics. It allows us to concentrate, guide, and manipulate… Learn more
Ro Cammarota, Ph.D. Apr 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
Side-channel attacks for modern targets: from smart-cards to complex embedded systems
Ro Cammarota, Ph.D., Qualcomm ResearchAs mobile systems gain new capabilities, their security also needs to increase, to mitigate piracy, fraud and identity… Learn more
Christopher De Sa Apr 10, 2017 - 11:00am
Relaxing Bottlenecks for Fast Machine Learning
CHRISTOPHER DE SA As machine learning applications become larger and more widely used, there is an increasing need for efficient systems… Learn more
Dr. Yuanxun Ethan Wang Apr 5, 2017 - 11:00am
Time-Varying Electromagnetic Devices: Breaking the Fundamental Limits of Passives
Dr. Yuanxun Ethan Wang, Associate Professor - UCLAPassive electromagnetic devices such as transmission lines, filters and antennas are essential parts of a wireless… Learn more
Photo Apr 5, 2017 - 11:00am
On Wireless Systems Modelling and Machine Learning-Based Optimization
DR. MERYEM SIMSEK According to the evaluation methodologies of ITU, the basic evaluation characteristics and assessment methods for… Learn more
Dr. Qi Zhu Apr 3, 2017 - 11:00am
Design Automation for Tackling Key Challenges in Cyber-Physical Systems: Timing, Security, and Heterogeneity
Dr. Qi ZhuCyber-physical systems such as autonomous and semi-autonomous vehicles, smart buildings and grid, industrial robots,… Learn more
Song Han Mar 27, 2017 - 11:00am
Efficient Methods and Hardware for Deep Learning
Song HanDeep learning has spawned a wide range of AI applications that are changing our lives. However, deep neural networks… Learn more