Upcoming Seminars

Seminars Archive

Kyamissis Feb 8, 2017 - 11:00am
Electronics on Anything
Ioannis (John) KymissisSilicon electronics have revolutionized the processing and handling of information. The high temperatures… Learn more
sinha Feb 6, 2017 - 11:00am
ECE Special Seminar: Throughput-Optimal Algorithms for Generalized Flow Problems
One of the fundamental problems in Computer Networking is to efficiently transport packets belonging to different… Learn more
Girish Nair Feb 3, 2017 - 2:00pm
Nonstochastic Information Theory for State Estimation and Control
Girish Nair, Professor and ARC Future Fellow in the Dept. of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Univ. of Melbourne, Australia This talk is an overview of recent non-probabilistic information concepts that are motivated by worst-case estimation… Learn more
Jean Anne C. Incorvia Feb 2, 2017 - 11:00am
Next-Generation Computing using Spin-Based and 2D Materials
Jean Anne C. Incorvia, Ph.D. , Harvard UniversityWe are at a time where the electronics industry is feeling pressure from two sides: on the small scale we are facing… Learn more
Prof. Eli Kapon Feb 2, 2017 - 9:15am
Quantum Photonics with Ordered Quantum Dot and Quantum Wire Systems
Prof. Eli Kapon, Laboratory of Physics of Nanostructures, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland, IEEE Chapter-UCSD; IEEE Photonics Society - Distinguished LecturerQuantum wire (QWR) and quantum dot (QD) systems offer means for tailoring the electronic structure of… Learn more
Charles deledalle Feb 1, 2017 - 1:00pm
On the Choice of Loss Functions and Their Estimations for Relevant Parameter Selection in Image Restoration Techniques
Charles Deledalle, Université de Bordeaux, FranceThe Stein unbiased risk estimator has become popular for parameter selection in image restoration algorithms. It… Learn more
dan chang Jan 20, 2017 - 11:30am
ECE DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI SEMINAR SERIES - An Accidental Engineer and the End of Underground Nuclear Testing
Dan Chang, PhDDr. Chang will be sharing his experiences of his earlier years at UC San Diego and how he became interested in… Learn more
verily Jan 19, 2017 - 11:00am
ECE SPECIAL SEMINAR - Inverse Optical Design for Record-Breaking Photovoltaics and Biomedical Imaging
VIDYA GANAPATIImprovements to the efficiency of photovoltaics lowers the cost of solar electricity, as higher efficiency causes… Learn more
David A. Whelan Jan 18, 2017 - 11:00am
iGPS:Integrated Navigation & Communication
David A. Whelan, Ph.D.The benefits of adding a two way communications channel to the Global Positioning System (GPS) are examined using an… Learn more
Young-Han Kim Jan 13, 2017 - 11:00am
An information-theoretic perspective on interference management
Young-Han Kim, University of California San DiegoFor high data rates and massive connectivity, next-generation cellular networks are expected to deploy many small base… Learn more
Nan Sun Jan 12, 2017 - 1:00pm
New Ingredients in the Pot: Rethink Analog IC Design
Nan Sun, University of Texas at AustinIn this talk, I will present several unconventional analog IC design techniques. First, I will talk about how we can… Learn more
Ali Mohammed Dec 12, 2016 - 10:00am
Development and Application of an Optogenetic Platform for Controlling and Imaging a Large Number of Individual Neurons
Ali Mohammed, Texas Tech UniversityThe understanding and treatment of brain disorders as well as the development of intelligent machines is hampered by… Learn more
oliver hayden Dec 6, 2016 - 2:00pm
Why Magnetic Sensing Can Be a Useful New Method for In-Vitro Diagnostics
Dr. Oliver Hayden, In-Vitro Diagnostics & Bioscience Research Siemens Healthcare, GermanyBlood is the most important source for routine in-vitro diagnostic information, such as the concentration level of… Learn more
Hessam Dec 2, 2016 - 2:00pm
Polar Codes: From Theory to 5G
Hessam Mahdavifar, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of MichiganThe discovery of the channel polarization phenomenon and polar codes is one of the most recent fundamental… Learn more
Ethan C. Ahn, Ph.D Nov 29, 2016 - 10:00am
Energy Efficient Computing: From Devices to Architectures
Ethan C. Ahn, Ph.D, Professor of Electrical Engineering, The University of Texas at San AntonioWith the advent of so-called ‘abundant data’ era and the required throughput and energy-efficiency for the next-… Learn more