Upcoming Seminars

Seminars Archive

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
Photo Nov 21, 2016 - 1:30pm
Incentivizing improved cybersecurity: a study of security as a public good
Parinaz Naghizadeh, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of MichiganThe security decisions of users interacting over a network, such as the Internet, can affect one another. For example,… Learn more
Photo Nov 18, 2016 - 4:30pm
Reduced Computational Workload DSP with Multirate Polyphase Filters and Filter Banks / GREEN Technology (also known as DSP Magic)
fredric j harrisLast year someone posted a question on a DSP blog I visit occasionally. How does one design a very narrow bandwidth low… Learn more
Jianbo Shi, Ph.D Nov 18, 2016 - 3:30pm
Inside-Out: First Person Vision for Personalized Intelligence
Jianbo Shi, University of Pennsylvania A first person camera placed at the person's head captures candid moments in our life, providing detailed visual data… Learn more
Professor Piya Pal Nov 18, 2016 - 2:00pm
Compressed Sensing for Line Spectrum Estimation Without Sparsity
Professor Piya Pal, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California, San DiegoCompressive sensing has emerged as a central area of research in modern signal processing with applications in many… Learn more
Photo Nov 17, 2016 - 10:00am
Multimodal validation of signal stability from chronically implanted micro-electrocorticographic arrays
Michael TrumpisMicro-electrocorticography (μECoG) arrays are proposed as a minimally invasive alternatives to chronic intracortical… Learn more
Dr Martin Haardt Nov 10, 2016 - 2:00pm
A Semi-Algebraic Framework for Approximate CP Tensor Decompositions via Simultaneous Matrix Diagonalizations
Dr Martin Haardt, Ilmenau University of Technology, Communications Research LaboratoryThe Canonical Polyadic (CP) decomposition of R-way arrays is a powerful tool in multi-linear algebra. Algorithms to… Learn more
Professor Visa Koivunen Nov 3, 2016 - 2:00pm
Robust, scalable, and fast boostrap method for analyzing large scale data
Professor Visa Koivunen, Dept of Signal Processing and Acoustics, Aalto University, FinlandThis talk address the problem of performing statistical inference for large scale data sets i.e., Big Data. The volume… Learn more
Zhiying Wang Oct 28, 2016 - 2:00pm
Lower Bound On The Storage Cost Of Shared Memory Emulation
Professor Zhiying Wang, Department of Electrical and Computer Science , University of California, Irvine  Shared memory emulation are important algorithms that bridge the two communication models of asynchronous… Learn more
Khina picture Oct 21, 2016 - 2:00pm
Joint Matrix Decompositions for Gaussian Communication Networks
Anatoly Khina, Department of Electrical Engineering, California Institute of Technology A central concept in matrix analysis is the decomposition of a matrix into a product of orthogonal (or unitary)… Learn more
Peter Gerstoft Oct 19, 2016 - 2:00pm
Machine Learning for Geophysical Applications
Peter GerstoftMachine learning has emerged as a promising tool to analyze massive amount of data. ML has demonstrated impressive… Learn more
Massimo Franceschetti Oct 14, 2016 - 2:00pm
Information Without Rolling Dice
Massimo Franceschetti, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of California, San DiegoCan one revisit the main concepts of information theory in a deterministic setting? Shortly after Shannon’s work came… Learn more