Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

EECS Events (Last 100)

Tuesday, Jun 6, 2017
Storage in Power Systems: Frequency Control, Scheduling of Multiple Applications, and Computational Complexity
Speaker: Olivier Mégel
Event Type: MPEL Seminar Series
10:00am - 11:00am in 3427 EECS
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Friday, Jun 2, 2017
Expectation and Variance
Speaker: Emily Graetz
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
2:00pm - 3:00pm in 3725 Beyster
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Monday, May 22, 2017
The sympathy of pendulum clocks and network synchronization
Speaker: Henk Nijmeijer
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: Systems Science Seminar
10:30am - 12:00pm in 1005 EECS

Monday, May 22, 2017
A Fresh Look at Array Receivers: Space-time Sigma-Delta Multiport Circuits
Speaker: Soumyajit Mandal
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: ECE Seminar or Event
4:30pm - 5:30pm in 1005 EECS

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Tunnel FET Modeling and Exploratory Circuit Design/Compiling Analog-to-Digital Converters
Speaker: Trond Ytterdal
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: MICL Seminar Series
2:00pm - 3:30pm in 1500 EECS

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
A (European) Perspective on Emerging Electric Machines
Speaker: Annette Muetze
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: MPEL Seminar Series
2:00pm - 3:00pm in 1003 EECS

Monday, May 15, 2017
Solving Large-Scale AC Optimal Power Flow Problems Including Energy Storage, Renewable Generation, and Forecast Uncertainty
Speaker: Jennifer Felder Marley
Event Type: Defense
Faculty Sponsor: Professor Ian Hiskens
10:00am - 12:00pm in 1303 EECS

Monday, May 15, 2017
When the Correct Technical Solution Is Not Good Enough
Speaker: Bruce Wollenberg
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: MPEL Seminar Series
2:00pm - 3:00pm in 1500 EECS

Friday, May 12, 2017
Low-Power Energy Efficient Circuit Techniques for Small IoT Systems
Speaker: Wanyeong Jung
Event Type: Defense
Faculty Sponsor: Professor David T. Blaauw
9:00am - 11:00am in 1303 EECS

Friday, May 12, 2017
Influence Maximization (IM) on Social Networks: The State-of-the-Art and the Gaps that Remain
Speaker: Akhil Arora
Speaker Title: Researcher in Text & Graph Analytics Group
Event Type: Software Seminar
12:00pm - 1:30pm in 3725 BBB

Friday, May 12, 2017
Robust Learning From Multiple Information Sources
Speaker: Tianpei Xie
Event Type: Defense
Faculty Sponsor: Professor Alfred Hero III
1:00pm - 3:00pm in 3316 EECS

Thursday, May 11, 2017
Circuit Techniques for Low-Power and Secure Internet-of-Things Systems
Speaker: Kaiyuan Yang
Event Type: Defense
Faculty Sponsor: Professor Dennis Sylvester
10:00am - 12:00pm in 1200 EECS

Thursday, May 11, 2017
Low Power Autonomous Microsystems for Oil Well Logging Application
Speaker: Yu Sui
Event Type: Defense
Faculty Sponsor: Professor Yogesh Gianchandani & Dr. Tao Li
2:00pm - 4:00pm in 1005 EECS

Thursday, May 11, 2017
A Closer Look at the Classical Fixed-Point Analysis of Wireless Local Area Networks
Speaker: Rajesh Sundaresan
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: Communications & Signal Processing Seminar
4:00pm - 5:00pm in 1003 EECS

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
A Theory of Model Selection in Reinforcement Learning
Speaker: Nan Jiang
Event Type: Defense
1:00pm - 3:00pm in 3725 Beyster Building
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Monday, May 8, 2017
Efficient Continuous-Time Sigma-Delta Converters for High Frequency Applications
Speaker: Mehmet Dayanik
Event Type: Defense
Faculty Sponsor: Professor Michael P. Flynn
2:00pm - 3:30pm in 3316 EECS

Friday, May 5, 2017
Automatic Feature Engineering: Learning to Detect Malware by Mining the Scientific Literature
Speaker Title: Tudor Dumitraș
Event Type: Communications & Signal Processing Seminar
10:00am - 11:00am in 1005 EECS

Thursday, May 4, 2017
Defending dissidents against targeted digital surveillance
Speaker: Bill Marczak
Speaker Title: Senior Research Fellow
Event Type: Security Seminar
11:00am - 12:30pm in 3725 BBB

Thursday, May 4, 2017
Novelties of Reflectarray Antennas: Legitimate Children of Reflector and Array Antennas
Speaker: Yahya Rahmat-Samii
Speaker Title: Northrop Grumman Chair Distinguished Professor
Event Type: Radlab Seminar
3:00pm - 4:00pm in EECS 1005

Thursday, May 4, 2017
Private Learning and Exit Decisions in Collaboration
Speaker: Anne-Katrin Roesler
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: Communications & Signal Processing Seminar
4:00pm - 5:00pm in 1005 EECS

Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Methods for Free-Breathing  Dynamic Contrast-Enhanced MRI
Speaker: Mai Le
Event Type: Defense
Faculty Sponsor: Professor Jeffrey A. Fessler
1:00pm - 2:30pm in 1008 EECS

Friday, Apr 28, 2017
Understanding and Optimizing Solution-Processed Systems
Speaker: Vanessa Wood
Speaker Title: Professor for Materials and Device Engineering
Event Type: ECE Seminar or Event
11:30am - 12:30pm in 1003 EECS

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017
Libratus: Beating Top Humans in No-Limit Poker
Speaker: Noam Brown
Speaker Title: PhD Student, Computer Science
Event Type: AI Seminar
10:30am - 12:00pm in 3725 BBB

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017
Variable Weight Kernel Density Estimation
Event Type: Defense
Faculty Sponsor: Professor Clay Scott
11:00am - 12:30pm in 3316 EECS

Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017
Subwavelength Grating Based Microcavity and Its Applications in Many-body Polariton Systems
Speaker: Zhaorong Wang
Event Type: Defense
12:00pm - 1:30pm in 4246 Randall

Saturday, Apr 22, 2017
6th Midwest Workshop on Control and Game Theory
Event Type: Other Event
8:00am - Next Day in Chrysler Center

Friday, Apr 21, 2017
Location Privacy Protection in the Mobile Era and Beyond
Speaker: Kassem Fawaz
Event Type: Defense
9:00am - 11:00am in 3725 Beyster Building
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Friday, Apr 21, 2017
Antimonide Based Infrared Detectors and Focal Plane Arrays
Speaker: Sanjay Krishna
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: SSEL Seminar
10:00am - 11:30am in 1200 EECS

Friday, Apr 21, 2017
Inferring, Summarizing and Mining Large-scale Graph Data
Speaker: Danai Koutra, PhD
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
4:00pm - 5:00pm in Rackham Amphitheatre

Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017
ECE Safety & Coffee
Speaker: Russ Garcia
Speaker Title: Laser Safety
Event Type: Other Event
2:00pm - 3:00pm in 1340 EECS

Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017
Influence Panel: Women in Computing
Event Type: Women in Computing
5:00pm - 7:00pm in 1690 Beyster

Tuesday, Apr 18, 2017
Phase Change Material Based Ohmic Switches for Reconfigurable RF Applications
Speaker: Muzhi Wang
Event Type: Defense
Faculty Sponsor: Professor Mina Rais-Zadeh
1:00pm - 3:00pm in 3316 EECS

Monday, Apr 17, 2017
Fast Data Analytics by Learning
Speaker: Yongjoo Park
Event Type: Defense
1:00pm - 3:00pm in 3725 Beyster Building

Monday, Apr 17, 2017
High Power Capacitive Power Transfer for Electric Vehicle Charing Applications
Speaker: Fei Lu
Event Type: Defense
Faculty Sponsor: Prof. Chris MI & Prof. Heath Hofmann
3:30pm - 5:30pm in 3316 EECS

Friday, Apr 14, 2017
Improving RF Localization Through Measurement and Manipulation of the Channel Impulse Response
Speaker: Benjamin Kempke
Event Type: Defense
9:00am - 11:00am in 3725 Beyster Bldg.

Friday, Apr 14, 2017
Photonic-molecule light and Super-nonlinear optical metamaterials
Speaker: Jung-Tsung Shen
Speaker Title: Das Family Career Development Distinguished Assistant Professor
Event Type: SSEL Seminar
10:30am - 11:30am in 1005 EECS

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017
Perpetual Sensing: Experiences With Energy-Harvesting Sensor Systems
Speaker: Brad Campbell
Event Type: Defense
2:00pm - 4:00pm in 3316 EECS

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017
Convolutional Dictionary Learning Using a Fast Block Proximal Gradient Method
Speaker: Il Yong Chun
Speaker Title: Post Doctoral Researcher
Event Type: Communications & Signal Processing Seminar
4:00pm - 5:00pm in 1005 EECS

Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017
Querying RDBMS Using Natural Language
Speaker: Fei Li
Event Type: Defense
1:00pm - 3:00pm in 3941 BBB

Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017
Popcorn Wednesdays
Event Type: Student Event
2:00pm - 3:30pm in Room 3414

Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017
Plasma Instabilities in Electric Propulsion Devices
Speaker: Prof. Benjamin Jorns
Event Type: MIPSE Seminar
3:30pm - 4:30pm in 1005 EECS

Tuesday, Apr 11, 2017
Collaborative Road Freight Transport
Speaker: Karl H. Johansson
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: Control Seminar
3:30pm - 4:30pm in 1500 EECS

Tuesday, Apr 11, 2017
Dissecting Driver Behaviors Under Cognitive, Emotional, Sensorimotor, and Mixed Stressors
Speaker: Ioannis Pavlidis
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: AI Seminar
4:00pm - 5:30pm in Beyster 3725

Monday, Apr 10, 2017
Samsung Innovation
Speaker: Dr. Won-Pyo Hong, ECE Alumni Impact Award Winner
Speaker Title: President
Event Type: Distinguished Lecture
4:30pm - 5:30pm in 1303 EECS

Friday, Apr 7, 2017
Generalization and Equilibrium in Generative Adversarial Nets (GANs)
Speaker: Bo Li
Speaker Title: Post Doc
Event Type: Theory Seminar
10:30am - 11:30am in BBB 3725

Friday, Apr 7, 2017
A Brief Introduction to Boolean Algebra
Speaker: Nicole Hamilton
Speaker Title: Lecturer
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
3:00pm - 4:00pm in 3725 Beyster

Friday, Apr 7, 2017
Numerical Synthesis of Pontryagin Optimal Control Minimizers Using Sampling-Based Methods
Speaker: Humberto Gonzalez
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: Control Seminar
3:30pm - 4:30pm in 1500 EECS
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Friday, Apr 7, 2017
Data and Analytics: Emerging trends and opportunities at Ford Motor Company
Speaker: Michael Cavaretta, Ph.D.
Speaker Title: Director, Analytics Infrastructure
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
4:00pm - 5:00pm in Forum Hall, Palmer Commons

Thursday, Apr 6, 2017
The Capacity Value of Retail Demand Response
Speaker: Seth Blumsack
Speaker Title: Associate Professor
Event Type: UMOR Power Seminar, MPEL Seminar Series
3:00pm - 4:00pm in 1018 Dow

Thursday, Apr 6, 2017
Rethinking Distributed Systems for the Datacenter
Speaker: Dan Ports
Speaker Title: Research Assistant Professor
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
3:00pm - 4:00pm in 3725 Beyster

Thursday, Apr 6, 2017
Variable-length Codes for Channels with Memory and Feedback: fundamental limits and practical transmission schemes
Speaker: Achilleas Anastasopoulos
Speaker Title: Associate Professor
Event Type: Communications & Signal Processing Seminar
4:00pm - 5:00pm in 1005 EECS

Wednesday, Apr 5, 2017
Microfabricated Indium-fueled Electrospray Thruster Development
Speaker: Dr. Colleen Marrese-Reading
Event Type: MIPSE Seminar
3:30pm - 4:30pm in 1005 EECS

Tuesday, Apr 4, 2017
Applied Kleptography
Speaker: Matthew Green
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: Security Seminar
4:00pm - 5:30pm in 3725 BBB

Friday, Mar 31, 2017
The New World of Lighting: SSL and Beyond
Speaker: Jeff Tsao
Speaker Title: PhD
Event Type: SSEL Seminar
10:00am - 11:30am in LBME 1121

Friday, Mar 31, 2017
Architecting Persistent Memory Systems
Speaker: Aasheesh Kolli
Event Type: Defense
10:00am - 12:00pm in 3725 Beyster Bldg.

Friday, Mar 31, 2017
From Power Management to Energetic Intelligence: an evolutionary challenge for students and educators
Speaker: Nicola Femia
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: MPEL Seminar Series
2:00pm - 3:00pm in 1303 EECS

Friday, Mar 31, 2017
Synthesis Techniques for Security
Speaker: Somesh Jha
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: CSE Seminar or Event
3:30pm - 4:30pm in 1690 Beyster

Friday, Mar 31, 2017
Optimal Coordination of Connected and Autonomous Cars in Smart Cities
Speaker: Ardalan Vahidi
Speaker Title: Associate Professor
Event Type: Control Seminar
3:30pm - 4:30pm in 1500 EECS

Friday, Mar 31, 2017
Social Hour & Board Game Night
Event Type: Student Event
5:00pm - 8:00pm in EECS Atrium, EECS 2311

Thursday, Mar 30, 2017
Attacking and Defending Emerging Computer Systems Using the Memory Remanence Effect
Speaker: Amir Rahmati
Event Type: Defense
11:00am - 1:00pm in 3725 Beyster Bldg.

Thursday, Mar 30, 2017
Architectural Support for Medical Imaging
Speaker: Richard Sampson
Event Type: Defense
2:00pm - 4:00pm in 3725 Beyster Bldg.

Thursday, Mar 30, 2017
Towards New Systems for Mobile/Cloud Applications
Speaker: Irene Zhang
Speaker Title: PhD Candidate
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
4:00pm - 5:00pm in 3725 Beyster

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017
Differential Privacy for Dynamic Data
Speaker: Jerome Le Ny
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: ECE Seminar or Event
9:00am - 10:30am in 1017 DOW

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017
System Design for Intelligent Web Services
Speaker: Johann Hauswald
Event Type: Defense
10:00am - 12:00pm in 3725 Beyster Bldg.

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017
Securing IoT Platforms Through Systematic Analysis and Design
Speaker: Earlence Fernandes
Event Type: Defense
1:00pm - 3:00pm in 3725 Beyster Bldg.

Monday, Mar 27, 2017
Sequential Learning, Optimization and Control for Cyber-Physical Systems
Speaker: Dileep Kalathil
Speaker Title: Postdoctoral Researcher
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
9:00am - 10:30am in 1017 DOW

Monday, Mar 27, 2017
Optics & Photonics Industrial Snapshot Night
Speaker: Keynote Speaker: James C. Wyant
Speaker Title: Prof. Emeritus
Event Type: Other Event
6:00pm - 10:00pm in University of Michigan Union’s Rogel Ballroom

Friday, Mar 24, 2017
An Information Theoretical View of Information Elicitation Mechanisms
Speaker: Yuqing Kong
Event Type: Theory Seminar
10:30am - 11:30am in BBB 3725

Friday, Mar 24, 2017
Influence Maximization in Stochastic and Adversarial Settings
Speaker: Po-Ling Loh
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: Systems Science Seminar
1:00pm - 2:00pm in 3427 EECS

Friday, Mar 24, 2017
CSE Lecturer Candidate Seminar
Speaker: Shawn Lupoli
Speaker Title: Lecturer
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
2:00pm - 3:00pm in 3725 Beyster

Friday, Mar 24, 2017
Reminiscences on My Career in Control
Speaker: Elmer Gilbert
Speaker Title: Professor Emeritus
Event Type: Control Seminar
3:30pm - 4:30pm in 1500 EECS

Thursday, Mar 23, 2017
Graph Clustering, Convex Optimization and Crowdsourcing
Speaker: Ramya Korlakai Vinayak
Speaker Title: PhD Candidate
Event Type: Computer Vision Seminar
9:30am - 10:30am in 3316 EECS

Thursday, Mar 23, 2017
Learning from People
Speaker: Nihar Shah
Speaker Title: PhD Candidate
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
3:00pm - 4:00pm in 3725 Beyster

Thursday, Mar 23, 2017
Computational and Statistical Convergence for Graph Estimation: Just Relax
Speaker: Shuheng Zhou
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: Communications & Signal Processing Seminar
4:00pm - 5:00pm in 1005 EECS

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017
Exploiting Geometry for High-Resolution Source Localization
Speaker: Yuejie Chi
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
9:00am - 10:30am in 1017 DOW

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017
Magnetic Field Amplification by Turbulence in High-power Laser Experiments
Speaker: Prof. Gianluca Gregori
Event Type: MIPSE Seminar
3:30pm - 4:30pm in 1005 EECS

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017
Self-Supervised Visual Learning and Synthesis
Speaker: Alyosha Efros
Speaker Title: Associate Professor
Event Type: Computer Vision Seminar
4:00pm - 5:30pm in 1690 BBB

Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017
Nowruz Celebration
Event Type: Student Event
5:30pm - 7:00pm in EECS Atrium

Monday, Mar 20, 2017
Decision Making Under Uncertainty in Networks of Strategic Agents
Speaker: Amir Ajorlou
Speaker Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
9:00am - 10:30am in 1017 DOW

Monday, Mar 20, 2017
High Resolution Active Pixel Sensor X-Ray Detectors for Digital Breast Tomosynthesis
Speaker: Chumin Zhao
Speaker Title: PhD Candidate
Event Type: Defense
Faculty Sponsor: Prof. Jerzy Kanicki
2:00pm - 4:00pm in 3725 Beyster Bldg

Monday, Mar 20, 2017
Safeguarding Users from Adversarial Networks
Speaker: Roya Ensafi
Speaker Title: Post Doc
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
4:00pm - 5:00pm in 1690 Beyster

Friday, Mar 17, 2017
Core sets and streaming algorithms for MAX CUT
Speaker: Suresh Venkatasubramanian
Event Type: Theory Seminar
10:30am - 11:30am in BBB 3725

Friday, Mar 17, 2017
On Estimation with Strategic Sensors
Speaker: Cédric Langbort
Speaker Title: Associate Professor
Event Type: Control Seminar
3:30pm - 4:30pm in 1500 EECS

Friday, Mar 17, 2017
Miniaturized Antenna and Wave Propagation Studies Enabling Compact Low-Power Mobile Radio Networks at Low VHF
Speaker: Jihun Choi
Speaker Title: PhD Candidate
Event Type: Defense
Faculty Sponsor: Kamal Sarabandi
4:00pm - 6:00pm in 1003 EECS

Friday, Mar 17, 2017
Findig Low-Rank Structure in Messy Data
Speaker: Laura Balzano
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
4:00pm - 5:00pm in Forum Hall, Palmer Commons

Thursday, Mar 16, 2017
It's OK to search forever, unless you are a program ...
Speaker: Jeffrey Jones
Speaker Title: Senior Lecturer
Event Type: CSE Seminar or Event
3:00pm - 4:00pm in Dow 1018

Wednesday, Mar 15, 2017
Efficient scalable algorithms for adaptive data collection
Speaker: Kevin Jamieson
Speaker Title: Postdoctoral Researcher
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
9:00am - 10:30am in 1017 DOW

Wednesday, Mar 15, 2017
ECE Safety & Coffee
Event Type: ECE Seminar or Event
2:00pm - 3:00pm in 1340 EECS
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Wednesday, Mar 15, 2017
Representation Learning for Health with Multi-modal Clinical Data
Speaker: Marzyeh Ghassemi
Speaker Title: PhD Candidate
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
3:00pm - 4:00pm in 3725 Beyster

Tuesday, Mar 14, 2017
Ignorance is Bliss: Building Systems with Nothing to Lose
Speaker: Ian Miers
Speaker Title: PhD Candidate
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
2:30pm - 3:30pm in 3725 Beyster

Monday, Mar 13, 2017
Tackling the size and complexity of large-scale neural datasets
Speaker: Eva L. Dyer
Speaker Title: Research Scientist
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
9:00am - 10:30am in 1017 DOW

Monday, Mar 13, 2017
Robots in Clutter: Learning to Understand Environmental Changes
Speaker: David Held
Speaker Title: Post Doc
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
4:00pm - 5:00pm in 1690 Beyster

Friday, Mar 10, 2017
Semiconductor Quantum Technologies for Communications and Computing
Speaker: Dirk Englund
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: ECE Seminar or Event
10:00am - 11:30am in 1200 EECS

Friday, Mar 10, 2017
Pseudorandomness of Ring-LWE for Any Ring and Modulus
Speaker: Chris Peikert
Speaker Title: Associate Professor
Event Type: Theory Seminar
10:30am - 11:30am in BBB 3725

Friday, Mar 10, 2017
Achieving high-level control goals with model predictive control
Speaker: James B. Rawlings
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: Control Seminar
3:30pm - 4:30pm in 1500 EECS

Friday, Mar 10, 2017
Learning Human Preferences and Perceptions From Data
Speaker: Robert Nowak
Speaker Title: McFarland-Bascom Professor in Engineering
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
4:00pm - 5:00pm in Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library

Thursday, Mar 9, 2017
Energy Storage Performance Characterization for Microgrid Applications
Speaker: Mariesa Crow
Speaker Title: Vice Provost and Professor
Event Type: UMOR Power Seminar, MPEL Seminar Series
3:00pm - 4:00pm in 1005 EECS

Thursday, Mar 9, 2017
Polar Codes: Implementations and Finite-Length Analysis
Speaker: Hessam Mahdavifar
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: Communications & Signal Processing Seminar
4:00pm - 5:00pm in 1005 EECS

Thursday, Mar 9, 2017
Probablistic Topic Models and User Behavior
Speaker: David Blei
Speaker Title: Professor of Statistics and Computer Science
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
4:00pm - 5:00pm in Forum Hall, 4th Floor, Palmer Commons

Wednesday, Mar 8, 2017
Integrated Magnetics and Multiferroics for Compact and Power Efficient Sensing, Power, RF, Microwave and mm-Wave Electronics
Speaker: Nian Sun
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
9:00am - 10:30am in 1017 DOW