Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

EECS Events (Last 100)

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017
Women in Computing: Ada Lovelace Opera
Event Type: Other EECS Seminar
6:30pm - 8:00pm in Walgreen Drama Center Stamps Auditorium
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Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017
RF Pulse Design for Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Speaker: Sydney Williams
Speaker Title: Graduate Student
Event Type: Other Event
12:10pm - 1:00pm in 340 West Hall
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Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017
Generalized statistical mechanics and applications to distributed system design problems
Speaker: Andrei Klishin
Speaker Title: Graduate Student
Event Type: Other Event
12:10pm - 1:00pm in 340 West Hall
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Monday, Aug 14, 2017
Low-power Volatile and Non- volatile Memory Design
Speaker: Qing Dong
Event Type: Defense
Faculty Sponsor: Dennis Sylvester
2:00pm - 4:00pm in EECS 3316
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Wednesday, Aug 9, 2017
All models are wrong, but some are useful": Using cosmological observables to constrain fundamental physics
Speaker: Jessie Muir
Speaker Title: Graduate Student
Event Type: Other Event
12:10pm - 1:00pm in 340 West Hall
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Friday, Aug 4, 2017
Office of Tech Transfer: Open Office Hours in EECS
Speaker: Tech Transfer Representative
Event Type: Other Event
3:00pm - 5:00pm in 2311 EECS
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Wednesday, Aug 2, 2017
Physics Graduate Student Symposium Seminar
Speaker: Callum Jones
Speaker Title: Graduate Student
Event Type: Other Event
12:10pm - 1:00pm in 340 West Hall
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Friday, Jul 28, 2017
Fundamental Limits of Remote Estimation
Speaker: Jhelum Chakravorty
Speaker Title: Research Associate
Event Type: Systems Science Seminar
1:00pm - 2:00pm in 1005 EECS
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Wednesday, Jul 26, 2017
Trans-Neptunian objects in our solar system
Speaker: Stephanie Hamilton
Speaker Title: Graduate Student
Event Type: Other Event
12:10pm - 1:00pm in 340 West Hall

Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017
Fast Internet-Wide Scanning: A New Security Perspective
Speaker: Zakir Durumeric
Event Type: Defense
3:00pm - 5:00pm in GM Conference Room, 4th Floor, Lurie Engineering Center
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Thursday, Jul 20, 2017
Place Recognition and Localization for Multi-Model Underwater Navigation with Vision and Acoustic Sensors
Speaker: Jie Li
Event Type: Defense
2:00pm - 4:00pm in EECS 3316

Friday, Jul 14, 2017
Mean Field Teams
Speaker: Aditya Mahajan
Speaker Title: Associate Professor
Event Type: Systems Science Seminar
1:00pm - 2:00pm in 1003 EECS

Friday, Jul 14, 2017
Cost-Effective Support for Low Latency Cloud Storage
Speaker: Zhe Wu
Event Type: Defense
2:00pm - 4:00pm in 3725 Beyster Building
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Wednesday, Jul 12, 2017
Searching for gravitational waves from spinning neutron stars with LIGO
Speaker: Ansel Neunzert
Speaker Title: Graduate student
Event Type: Other Event
12:00pm - 1:00pm in Don Meyer

Monday, Jul 10, 2017
Building Robust Distributed Systems and Network Protocols by Using Adversarial Testing and Behavioral Analysis
Speaker: Cristina Nita-Rotaru
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: Security Seminar
10:00am - 11:00am in 3725 BBB

Monday, Jul 10, 2017
Global Measurement of DNS Manipulation
Speaker: Paul Pearce
Speaker Title: Final-year PhD Student
Event Type: Security Seminar
3:00pm - 4:00pm in 3725 BBB

Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017
Waveguide Quantum Electrodynamics
Speaker: Imran Mirza
Speaker Title: Student
Event Type: Student Event
12:00pm - 1:00pm in 340 West Hall

Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017
Continuous-time Pipeline ADC
Speaker: Hajime Shibata
Speaker Title: Design Engineer
Event Type: MICL Seminar Series
11:30am - 12:30pm in 1012 EECS

Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017
Looking at ghosts---Optical methods for studying light-matter interaction in microcavities
Speaker: Glenn Leung
Speaker Title: Graduate Student
Event Type: Other Event
12:10pm - 1:00pm in 340 West Hall

Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017
Energy Efficient Pipeline ADCs Using Ring Amplifiers
Speaker: Yong Lim
Event Type: Defense
Faculty Sponsor: Professor Michael Flynn
2:00pm - 4:00pm in 3316 ECS

Monday, Jun 26, 2017
l1 methods for tracking sparse signals
Speaker: Adam Charles
Speaker Title: Post Doctoral Researcher
Event Type: Communications & Signal Processing Seminar
1:00pm - 2:00pm in 1005 EECS

Monday, Jun 26, 2017
Electromagnetic Simulation Tools for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems
Speaker: Dr. C. J. Reddy
Speaker Title: Vice President of Business Development-Electromagnetics, Americas
Event Type: Radlab Seminar
2:00pm - 3:30pm in EECS 1200

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017
Materials Interface Engineering for Emerging Optoelectronics
Speaker: Dr. Jixian (Bruce) Xu
Speaker Title: Post-doctoral candidate
Event Type: Other EECS Seminar
10:00am - 11:00am in 1311 EECS

Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017
Torque Differential Magnetometry Using Qplus-mode of Quartz Tuning Fork
Speaker: Lu Chen
Speaker Title: Graduate Student
Event Type: Other Event
12:10pm - 1:00pm in 340 West Hall

Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017
TupleMerge: Building Online Packet Classifiers by Omitting Bits
Speaker: James Daly
Speaker Title: PhD Candidate
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
2:00pm - 3:00pm in Dow 1014

Friday, Jun 16, 2017
Problems in Scattering and Imaging
Speaker: Miao-Bin Lien
Event Type: Defense
Faculty Sponsor: Professor Ted Norris
1:00pm - 3:00pm in ERB 6F Conference Room

Thursday, Jun 15, 2017
Enabling Visibility Into Building Energy Consumption Through Novel Metering Designs and Methods
Speaker: Samuel DeBruin
Event Type: Defense
12:00pm - 2:00pm in 1690 Beyster Building
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Thursday, Jun 15, 2017
Artificial Intelligence Goes All-In: Computers Playing Poker
Speaker: Michael Bowling
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: AI Seminar, MIDAS Seminar
3:30pm - 5:00pm in 1690 BBB

Wednesday, Jun 14, 2017
3rd Multi-Disciplinary Conference on Reinforcement Learning and Decision Making (RLDM)
Event Type: Other EECS Seminar
7:30am - 1:00pm in Rackham Graduate School (Horace H.) Rackham Auditorium

Wednesday, Jun 14, 2017
Miniaturized Pumps and Gauges for Ultra-High Vacuum Microsystems
Speaker: Shiyang Deng
Event Type: Defense
Faculty Sponsor: Professor Yogesh Gianchandani & Dr. Scott Green
10:00am - 12:00pm in 3316 EECS

Wednesday, Jun 14, 2017
Using two-dimensional electronic spectroscopy to study energy transfer in photosynthesis
Speaker: Libby Maret
Speaker Title: Graduate Student
Event Type: Other Event
12:10pm - 1:00pm in 340 West Hall

Tuesday, Jun 13, 2017
3rd Multi-Disciplinary Conference on Reinforcement Learning and Decision Making (RLDM)
Event Type: Other EECS Seminar
7:30am - 7:30pm in Rackham Graduate School (Horace H.) Rackham Auditorium

Monday, Jun 12, 2017
3rd Multi-Disciplinary Conference on Reinforcement Learning and Decision Making (RLDM)
Event Type: Other EECS Seminar
7:30am - 6:00pm in Rackham Graduate School (Horace H.) Rackham Auditorium

Monday, Jun 12, 2017
Directions in Hybrid Intelligence: Complementing AI Systems with Human Intelligence
Speaker: Ece Kamar
Speaker Title: Research Scientist
Event Type: Women in Computing
10:30am - 11:30am in 1670 BBB

Monday, Jun 12, 2017
Physics Graduate Student Symposium Seminar
Speaker: Imran Mirza
Speaker Title: Graduate Student
Event Type: Other Event
12:10pm - 1:00pm in 340 West Hall

Sunday, Jun 11, 2017
3rd Multi-Disciplinary Conference on Reinforcement Learning and Decision Making (RLDM)
Event Type: Other EECS Seminar
12:00pm - 6:00pm in Rackham Graduate School (Horace H.) Rackham Auditorium

Thursday, Jun 8, 2017
An information theoretical view of information elicitation mechanisms
Speaker: Yuqing Kong
Event Type: Systems Science Seminar
4:00pm - 5:00pm in 1005 EECS

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

Friday, Jun 2, 2017
Expectation and Variance
Speaker: Emily Graetz
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
2:00pm - 3:00pm in 3725 Beyster

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