ECE 2018 Speaker Series

Distinguished Lectures

Mung Chiang, John A. Edwardson Dean of the College of Engineering, Roscoe H. George Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University “Edge, Fog and Cloud” September 26, 2018 Details


MSciamana-2018Marc Sciamanna, Professor, CentraleSupélecLight Complexity in Time and Space, and the Underlying Physics of Analogies” April 9, 2018 Details


Shlomo Shamai, Technion Distinguished Professor, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, “Sparse NOMA: A Closed-Form Characterization” August 9, 2018 Details


Rick Trebino, Professor, Georgia Institute of Technology School of Physics, “Measuring Everything You’ve Always Wanted to Know About a Laser Pulse” October 5, 2018 Details


John KaufholdJohn Kaufhold, ACM Distinguished Speaker, Deep Learning Analytics Data Scientist and Managing Partner, “Deep Learning Past, Present and Near Future” November 9, 2018 Details


Daniel Genkin, Assistant Professor, University of Michigan, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, “Meltdown, Spectre and Foreshadow: How a Small Side Channel Leakage Becomes a Big Problem” December 4, 2018 Details


Seminar Speakers

        • 1/12/2018 Antti Stenvall, Tampere University of Technology in Tampere, Finland, “Towards the successor of Large Hadron Collider”Details
        • 1/24/2018 Anna Baldycheva, University of Exeter, “Graphene and 2D Materials for Next Generation Opto-Electronicsand Photonics” Details
        • 2/1/2018 Gianluca Stringhini, University College London, “Measuring and Mitigating Online Abuse” Details
        • 2/5/2018 Negar Reiskarimian, Columbia University, “Breaking Lorentz Reciprocity: From Physics to New Wireless Communication Paradigms” Details
        • 2/8/2018 Ruoyu (Fish) Wang, University of California, Santa Barbara, “Enhancing the Discovery and Mitigation of Vulnerabilities in Binary Programs” Details
        • 2/8/2018 Yuantao Gu, Tsinghua University, China, “Restricted Isometry Property of Gaussian Random Matrix for Low-Dimensional Subspaces” Details
        • 2/13/2018 Srinadh Bhojanapalli, Toyota Technological Institute at Chicago, “Effectiveness of Local Search in Machine Learning” Details
        • 2/20/2018 Nathan Dautenhahn, University of Pennsylvania, “Abstractions, Mechanisms, and Policies for Intra-Kernel Privilege Separation” Details
        • 2/21/2018 Yasin Abbasi-Yadkori, Adobe, “Learning and Planning in Sequential Decision Problems” Details
        • 2/22/2018 Tiffany Bao, Carnegie Mellon University, “Create a Fully Autonomous World for Software Security” Details
        • 2/26/2018 Rabia Yazicigil, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, “Innovating Secure IoT Solutions for Extreme Environments” Details
        • 3/1/2018 Qi Alfred Chen, University of Michigan , “Securing Smart, Connected Systems through Systematic Problem Analysis and Mitigation” Details
        • 3/12/2018 Sajjad Moazeni, University of California, Berkley, “Electronic-Photonic Integrated Systems” Details
        • 3/14/2018 Syed Shazli, Juniper Networks, “Concurrent Programming in C++ (with a flavor of STL)” Details
        • 3/15/2018 Chul KimUniversity of California, San Diego, “Energy-Efficient Wireless Integrated Biomedical Circuit and Systems for High Density Modular Neural Interfaces and Body-Area Networks” Details
        • 3/22/2018 Alex Olshevsky, “Control of Networks: Algorithms, Fundamental Limitations, Impossibility Results” Details
        • 3/28/2018  Soheil Feizi, “Unsupervised Learning Revisited” Details
        • 3/29/2018  Dr. Cosmo Lupo, “Subwavelength Imaging With Coherent (Quantum) Detection” Details
        • 4/9/2018 Andrew B. Kahng, “Machine Learning to the Rescue of IC Design: A Roadmap of Open Research Challenges” Details
        • 4/11/2018 Massoud Badiei, “Primal-Dual Methods for Stochastic Optimization with Non-Euclidean Geometry” Details
        • 4/23/2018 Miloš A. Popović, Lighting up the Silicon for a New Era of Microelectronics” Details
        • 4/24/2018 Orran Krieger, “Research in an Open Cloud Exchange” Details
        • 5/11/2018 Vincent Immler, “Your Silicon is Not Enough: On the Future of PUFs and Tamper-Protection for Multiple-Chip Modules” Details 
        • 10/11/2018 Armin Tajalli, “Network-in-Package for Low-Power High-Performance Computing” Details 
        • 10/12/2018 Enrico Mariconti, “Network-in-Package for Low-Power High-Performance Computing” Details 
        • 11/9/2018 V. R. Supradeepa, “Agile Cascaded Raman Fiber Lasers” Details 

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