EECS Events

Upcoming Events

Friday  Oct. 31, 2014
Isotonic Regression As a Function of Comments
Quentin Stout
University of Michigan
10:30am - 11:30am in 2733 BBB

Demosthenis Teneketzis
University of Michigan - Department of EECS
12:30pm - 1:30pm in 1311 EECS

Homecoming Lecture: Computers That We Can Wear
Babak Parviz
Vice President
1:30pm - 2:30pm in 1500 EECS

Homecoming Lecture: From Snowstorms to Star Trek: A Career in Advanced Technology
Peter Lee
Corporate Vice President
Microsoft Research
3:00pm - 4:00pm in Stamps Auditorium

Evolving Embedded Systems and Their Vehicle Applications
Dimitar Filev
Ford Motor Company, Research and Advanced Engineering
3:30pm - 4:30pm in 1500 EECS

Tuesday  Nov. 04, 2014
Google’s Self-Driving Car
Dmitri Dolgov
Software Lead
Google Self-Driving Cars
4:00pm - 5:30pm in 3725 BBB

Tilting at Windmills: The Connection Between Fighting Abusive Patent Asserters (aka Patent Trolls) and Civil Rights Advocacy
Lee Cheng
Chief Legal Officer, SVP of Corporate Development, and Corporate Secretary
5:00pm - 6:00pm in 1670 Beyster

Wednesday  Nov. 05, 2014
Ultra-thin intrinsic amorphous silicon (a-Si) hybrid structure with inorganic/organic materials and its applications
Jae Yong Lee
PhD Candidate
1:00pm - 3:00pm in GM Conference Room, Lurie Bldg

CSE Graduate Honors Competition
3:30pm - 5:00pm in 1690 Beyster

Thursday  Nov. 06, 2014
Thermal Transport Phenomena in Engineering and Biomedical Microdevices
Ankur Jain
Assistant Professor
The University of Texas at Arlington, Texas, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department
12:30pm - 1:30pm in 2150 DOW

The Impact of Observation and Action Errors on Informational Cascades
Vijay Subramanian
Associate Professor
University of Michigan, Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
4:00pm - 5:00pm in 1005 EECS

The Method of Approximation (from Algorithms to Economics)
Jason Hartline
Associate Professor
Northwestern University
4:00pm - 5:30pm in 3725 Beyster

Plasmonics, Fluorescence Enhancement, Photonic Jets, Gradient Index Media, Nonlinear materials and their applications to Detector/Imaging Enhancement, Compressive Sensing, Optical Limiters, On-Chip Optical Communications and Processing
Nicholaos I. Limberopoulos
Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL)
4:30pm - 6:00pm in 1303 EECS

Friday  Nov. 07, 2014
Jason Hartline
Northwestern University
10:30am - 11:30am in 3941 BBB

From Motion to Actor and Action Inference in Unconstrained Video
Jason Corso
Associate Professor
University of Michigan, Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
3:30pm - 4:30pm in 1500 EECS

Saturday  Nov. 08, 2014
Girls Encoded
10:00am - 5:00pm in Stamps Auditorium

Tuesday  Nov. 11, 2014
Invited Guest Seminar
David Woodruff
Research Scientist
Principles & Methodologies Group at IBM Almaden Research Center
4:00pm - 5:30pm in Dow 1010

Thursday  Nov. 13, 2014
Javis Haupt
University of Minnesota
4:00pm - 5:00pm in 1005 EECS

Friday  Nov. 14, 2014
Engineering Graduate Symposium
08:00am - 5:00pm in College of Engineering

Invited Talk as 2014 Arbor Networks Ph.D. Research Impact Award Winner
Scott Hanson
Founder, CTO, and VP of Engineering
Ambiq Micro, Inc.
09:30am - 10:30am in Stamps Auditorium

Characterizing Arithmetic Read-Once Formulae
Ilya Volkovich
Departments of Mathematics and EECS, University of Michigan
10:30am - 11:30am in BBB 3941

Advances in Underwater Robotic Vehicles for Oceanographic Exploration in Extreme Environments
Louis L. Whitcomb
Professor and Chair, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Johns Hopkins University
3:30pm - 4:30pm in 1500 EECS

Wednesday  Nov. 19, 2014
Numerical Modeling of Flow Control with Electrical Discharges
Dr. Jonathan Poggie
The Air Force Research Laboratory
3:30pm - 4:30pm in 1200 EECS

Thursday  Nov. 20, 2014
Laura Balzano
Assistant Professor
University of Michigan, Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
4:00pm - 5:00pm in 1005 EECS

SAP HANA: Delivering a Data Platform for Enterprise Applications on Modern Hardware
Anil Goel
Chief Architect
5:30pm - 6:30pm in 1690 Beyster Building

Friday  Nov. 21, 2014
Extremum Seeking for Wind and Solar Energy
Azad Ghaffari
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
University of Michigan, Department of Mechnical Engineering
08:00am - 09:00am in 1500 EECS

Monday  Nov. 24, 2014
Resource-Efficient Replication and Migration of Virtual Machines
Kai-Yuan Hou
08:15am - 10:15am in 3725 Beyster Bldg.

Gallium Nitride and other emerging semiconductors for next generation power conversion
Srabanti Chowdhury
Assistant Professor
Arizona State University, School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering
1:30pm - 2:30pm in 3316 EECS

Monday  Dec. 01, 2014
Invited Guest Seminar
Chris Peikert
Associate Professor
Georgia Institute of Technology
4:00pm - 5:00pm in 1690 Beyster

Thursday  Dec. 04, 2014
Jason Corso
Associate Professor
University of Michigan, Department of Mechnical Engineering
4:00pm - 5:00pm in 1005 EECS

Friday  Dec. 05, 2014
Title: Approximate Version of Caratheodory’s Theorem and Its Algorithmic Applications
Sid Barman
California Institute of Technology
10:30am - 11:30am in 3941 BBB

From Simulations to Verification of Cyberphsical Systems and Applications
Sayan Mitra
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Computer Science
3:30pm - 5:00pm in 1500 EECS

Saturday  Dec. 06, 2014
Midwest Theory Day
10:30am - 5:00pm in 1200 EECS

Tuesday  Dec. 09, 2014
Distinguished Lecture Series
Jose Gomez-Marquez
Program Director, Innovations in International Health Initiative
4:30pm - 5:30pm in 1670 Beyster

Wednesday  Dec. 10, 2014
Noninvasive Measurements of Plasma Parameters Via Optical Emission Spectroscopy
Prof. Amy Wendt
University of Wisconsin-Madison
3:30pm - 4:30pm in 1200 EECS

Monday  Mar. 23, 2015
Distinguished Lecture Series
Rosalind Picard
Founder and Director of the Affective Computing Research Group
4:00pm - 5:30pm in 1670 Beyster

Past Events

Thursday  Oct. 30, 2014
Quantum Weak Coin Flipping
Michael Newman
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Emerging Opportunities of III-Nitride Nanostructures: From Deep UV Nano-optoelectronics to High Efficiency Artificial Photosynthesis
Zetian Mi
Assoc. Professor, Dept. Elec and Comp Engineering
McGill University

EECS Alumni Career Panel
5 Distinguished Alumni

Tuesday  Oct. 28, 2014
Abstraction without regret in database systems
Christoph Koch

Implications of Algorithmic and High-Frequency Trading and From Perception to Cognition: Towards Knowledge Driven Image Understanding
Michael Wellman and Jia Deng
Computer Science & Engineering, University of Michigan

Monday  Oct. 27, 2014
Low-Power and Error-Resilient VLSI Circuits and Systems
Chia-Hsaing Chen
PhD Candidate

Friday  Oct. 24, 2014
FOCS Round Up!
Theory Group and Friends
University of Michigan

Perceiving Action in Space-Time: Computational and Human Perspectives
Jason Corso
Associate Professor
University of Michigan, Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

The Robot Rendezvous Problem
Bruce Francis
Professor Emeritius
University of Toronto, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

Thursday  Oct. 23, 2014
New Texture Similarity Metrics
David Neuhoff
University of Michigan, Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Presentation: Presentation

Tuesday  Oct. 21, 2014
Human-Centered Principles and Methods for Designing Robotic Technologies
Bilge Mutlu
Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Psychology, and Industrial Engineering
University of Wisconsin-Madison

FinFETs: A Designers Perspective
Duke Xanthopoulos
Distinguished Engineer

Friday  Oct. 17, 2014
Distributed Algorithms for the Lovász Local Lemma and Graph Coloring
Hsin-Hao Su
University of Michigan

Image reconstruction using optimization methods
Jeff Fessler
University of Michigan, Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Duality for Convexification of Autonomous Control Problems
Behcet Acikmese
Assistant Professor
University of Texas at Austin, Department of Aerospace Engineering & Engineering Mechanics


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