Fall 2004 Seminar Schedule

CISE invites prominent academic and industrial researchers to present their work to the university audience. Seminars are usually held on Fridays at 2:00 PM in the Photonics Center, 15 St. Mary’s Street, Room 105, Boston, MA, unless otherwise noted.

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SEPT | NOV


September

Friday, Sept 10
2 p.m.
15 St. Mary’s St.
Room 105
Leyuan Shi
Professor
Industrial Engineering
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Recent Advances in Solution of Large-scale Optimization Problems

Friday, Sept 17
2 p.m.
15 St. Mary’s St.
Room 105
Victor Berry
System Architect
Sensicast Systems, Inc.
Needham, MA

Have You Ever Wondered How to Build a Commercial Grade Wireless Sensor Network Product with a Small Team?

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November

Friday, Nov 5
2 p.m.
15 St. Mary’s St.
Room 105
Pablo A. Parrilo
Professor
Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems, MIT

SDP Approximations for Copositive and Completely Positive Matrices (or, Pólya meets De Finetti)

Wed, Nov 10
11 a.m.
Joint with CS Colloquium
111 Cummington St.
Room MCS-135
Wendi Heinzelman
Assistant Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Rochester

Cross-layer Techniques for Sensor Management in Wireless Sensor Networks

Wed, Nov 17
4 p.m.
15 St. Mary’s St.
Room 105
Frank J. Alexander, Ph.D
Los Alamos National Laboratory

Accelerated Monte-Carlo methods for Optimal State Estimation

Fri, Nov 19
2 p.m.
15 St. Mary’s St.
Room 105
Robert Gao
Professor
Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Sensors and Sensor Networks for the Condition Monitoring of Manufacturing Equipment and Processes

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