Upcoming Seminars

Jun 11, 2018 - 11:00am
The Design and Testing of a Molecular Imaging Agent: A Case Study of Tc-99m-Galactosyl- Neoglycoalbumin Diagnostic Performance
David R. Vera, PhD

Radiopharmaceuticals, also called molecular imaging agents, if designed properly, can provide cross-sectional images of internal organs. These images can be used by physicians to diagnosis organ… Learn more

Jun 6, 2018 - 11:00am
Machine Learning for Systems
Dr. Azalia Mirhoseini, Google Brain

The recent success of machine learning has been driven by advances in computer systems, and now it is time for a new era in which computer systems design is transformed through machine learning. This… Learn more

Apr 9, 2018 - 1:30pm
RF CMOS Spectrum Sensors based on Dispersion Frequency-Time Mapping
Prof Kamran Entesari

Current congestion of radio spectrum by licensed users and the increasing demand for new devices has created the need for alternative methods for usage of the radio spectrum. Licensed primary users… Learn more

Apr 9, 2018 - 12:30pm
Energy-Efficient Edge Computing for AI-driven Applications
Vivienne Sze, MIT

Edge computing near the sensor is preferred over the cloud due to privacy or latency concerns for a wide range of applications including robotics/drones, self-driving cars, smart Internet of Things,… Learn more

Apr 6, 2018 - 10:00am
Biomedical Computing, Imaging and Informatics for Neurodegenerative Disorders
Carl Taswell

Abstract: Schizophrenia, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease and other degenerative disorders and dementias impose an enormous economic and psychosocial burden on society, communities, and… Learn more

Mar 27, 2018 - 11:00am
High Performance and Energy Efficient SoC Design Challenges and Opportunities for the Sub-10nm Technology Era: From AI to IoT Platforms
Ram K. Krishnamurthy, Senior Research Director and Senior Principal Engineer, Intel Labs

This lecture presents some of the prominent barriers to designing high performance and energy-efficient microprocessors and digital systems-on-chip in the sub-10nm technology regime and outlines new… Learn more

Mar 7, 2018 - 11:00am
How To Keep Your Genome Secret
Dr. Kristin Lauter, Principal Researcher and Research Manager, Cryptography Group at Microsoft Research

 Over the last 10 years, the cost of sequencing the human genome has come down drastically. Human genomic data is a gold-mine of information, potentially unlocking the secrets to human health and… Learn more

Feb 26, 2018 - 11:00am
Distribution Synchrophasors and the Power of Big Data
Dr. Hamed Mohsenian-Rad

Synchrophasor measurements have recently offered an unprecedented level of visibility in power distribution infrastructure. These are GPS-time-referenced single-phase or three-phase voltage and… Learn more

Feb 23, 2018 - 3:00pm
A -31dBc Integrated-Phase-Noise 29GHz Fractional-N Frequency Synthesizer Supporting Multiple Frequency Bands for BackwardCompatible 5G Using a Frequency Doubler and Injection-Locked Frequency Multipliers
Heein Yoon

This work presents a multi-band LO-generator that can support existing cellular bands below 6GHz and new millimeter-wave (mmW) bands for 5G, concurrently. Using a low-noise reference-frequency… Learn more

Feb 23, 2018 - 11:00am
Reflection Removal for Images and 3D Point Clouds
Jae-Young Sim, Ulsan National institute of Science and Technology

We often capture images of a target scene through glass. For example, we take photographs of the products displayed in the show window, or take photographs of buildings with glass curtain walls. The… Learn more