Events

Upcoming and Recent Seminars/Events

Rescheduling

Efficient Deep Learning and Data Processing with Flex-Enabled Reconfigurable Processor-in-Memory Architectures

(PhD Dissertation Defense)

Sathwika Bavikadi

Wednesday,

July 17, 2024

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

ENGR 4801

Senior Design Project Presentations

(Departmental Events)

 

Friday,

April 26, 2024

1:00 pm - 4:50 pm

Fenwick Lib Rm.1014

A New Approach to the Development of Cryptographic Hardware Based on Specialized Computer-Aided Design Tools

(PhD Dissertation Defense)

Theodore Winograd

Wednesday,

April 24, 2024

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

ENGR 1602

Plasma Impedance Tomography

(PhD Dissertation Defense)

George Gatling

Tuesday

April 23, 2024

1:00 pm

ENGR 2901

Machine Learning and Federated Learning-Guided Defense for Cyber-Security

(PhD Dissertation Defense)

Sanket Shukla

Monday

April 22, 2024

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

ENGR 2901

A New Approach to the Development of Cryptographic Hardware Based on Specialized Computer-Aided Design Tools

(PhD ECE Seminar)

Ted Winograd

Thursday,

April 18, 2024

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

ENGR 1602

Models For Frequency Doppler Shift Prediction and Compensation for LEO Satellites at L-BAND

(PhD Dissertation Defense)

Omid Nia

Monday,

April 15, 2024

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

ENGR 1602

A Deep Learning Approach for Emitter Association Using Channel Identification in a MIMO Radar System Using Channel Propagation Features

(InSPIRE Seminar)

Michael Talley

Tuesday,

April 9, 2024

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

ENGR 5115

/ENGR 5117

Toward Practical Quantum Computing Systems with Intelligent Cross-Stack Co-Design

(ECE Seminar)

Hanrui Wang

Monday

April 8, 2024

11:00 am

ENGR 4801

Hybrid deep learning for intelligent chemical sensing

(PhD Dissertation Defense)

Yaonian Li

Monday

April 8, 2024

8:30 am

ENGR 3507

Trustworthy Reinforcement Learning: Explainability and Risk-Awareness

(ECE Seminar)

Dr. Bo Liu

Wednesday,

April 3, 2024

11:00 am

ENGR 1602

Advanced Characterization of Gallium Oxide Field-Effect Transistors

(PhD Dissertation Defense)

Ory Maimon

Wednesday

April 3, 2024

8:30 am

ENGR 1602

Enhancing Microelectronics Security in the Globalized Semiconductor Era

(ECE Seminar)

Dr. Ujjwal Guin

Tuesday,

April 2, 2024

11:00 am

ENGR 4201

Security Verification for Designing Trustworthy Systems

(ECE Seminar)

Hasini Witharana

Monday,

April 1, 2024

11:00 am

ENGR 1602

Domain Specific Accelerators: From Architecture Design to Hardware Prototyping

(ECE Seminar)

Dr. Linghao Song

Friday,

March 29, 2024

11:00 am

ENGR 4201

Wide Area Time Synchronized Power Grid Monitoring and Its Many Applications

(ECE Distinguished Seminar)

Dr. Yilu Liu

Friday,

March 22, 2024

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Art and Design 2003

Models for Frequency Doppler Shift Prediction For Leo Satellites At L-Band

(PhD Seminar)

Omid Nia

Thursday,

March 21, 2024

10:00 am - 11:00 am

ENGR 3507

Downlink Multiple Access with Simple Receiver Processing for Next Generation Wireless Systems

(ECE Distinguished Seminar)

Dr. Shengli Zhou

Friday,

March 15, 2024

11:00 am

ENGR 4201

A Flexible Look-up-table (LUT) based Reconfigurable Processor-in-Memory Architecture for Data-intensive Applications

(PhD Seminar)

Sathwika Bavikadi

Wednesday,

February 21, 2024

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

ENGR 1602

Reinforcement Learning for Safety-Critical Systems

(ECE Distinguished Seminar)

Dr. Enrique Mallada

Friday,

February 16, 2024

11:00 am

ENGR 4201

Galileo's Science Cafe 2023-2024 Sessions

AI meets nanotechnology

(ECE Distinguished Seminar)

Dr. Ethan Ahn

Thursday, February 15, 2024

7:00 pm

Verizon Auditorium,
Science and Technology Campus & Zoom

A Complete Electrode Model for Plasma Impedance Probes

(PhD Seminar)

George Gatling

Tuesday,

February 13, 2024

1:00 pm

ENGR 2901

Robust and Fair Distributed Learning

(PhD Dissertation Defense)

Guanqiang Zhou

Wednesday, December 6, 2023

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

ENGR 2901

H-nobs:  Achieving Joint Fairness and Robustness in Distributed Learning

(PhD Seminar)

Guanqiang Zhou

Monday, December 4, 2023

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

ENGR 4801

High-Efficiency Power Conversion Technologies for Transportation Electrification and Grid Modernization

(ECE Distinguished Seminar)   

Dr. Jih-Sheng (Jason) Lai

Friday, December 1, 2023

10:30 am

ENGR 5115/5117

High-Level Approaches to Hardware and Embedded Security

(ECE Distinguished Seminar)

Dr. Ramesh Karri

Thursday, November 30, 2023

11:00 am 

Fenwick Library

1014

Bringing the Human Back into Imitation Learning

(ECE Department Seminar)

Dr. Rudolf Lioutikov

Thursday, November 2, 2023

3:30 pm

ENGR 5115/5117

ECE Advising Day

(Departmental Event)

 

Friday, October 27, 2023

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Faculty Offices and Virtual

A Tunable Control/Learning Framework for Autonomous Systems

(ECE Distinguished Seminar)

Dr. Shaoshuai Mou

Friday, October 20, 2023

1:00 pm

ENGR 5115/5117

Intelligent Gas-Sensing Systems for Scent Analysis:  A Hybrid Deep Learning Approach for VOC Detection and Thermal Adaptability

(PhD Seminar)

Yaonian Li

Thursday, October 5, 2023

10:00 am - 11:00 am

ENGR 3507

Advanced Characterization Techniques for Gallium Oxide Transistors

(PhD Seminar)

Ory Maimon

Thursday, October 5, 2023

9:00 am - 10:00 am

ENGR 3507

Hardware Support for Security and Privacy of Machine Learning

(PhD Dissertation Defense)

Md Shohidul Islam

Thursday, September 28, 2023

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

ENGR 1602

Hardware Support for Machine Learning Security and Privacy

(PhD Seminar)

Md Shohidul Islam

Wednesday, September 20, 2023

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

ENGR 3507

Resource-Aware Control:  Event-triggered Coordination with Designable MIETs and ADRC with Low Gains

(PhD Dissertation Defense)

James Berneburg

Thursday, June 29, 2023

11:00 am

ENGR 3507

Adaptive Multi-stage Sampling for Risk Sensitive Control

(PhD Seminar)

Brian Rybicki

Wednesday, June 28, 2023

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

ENGR 1101 &
     Zoom webinar

Machine Learning and Reinforcement Learning Solution in omputer Dided Design

(PhD Dissertation Defense)

Sayed Aresh Beheshti-Shirazi

Friday, June 16, 2023

10:00 am 

ENGR 3507

Securing Embedded Systems:  from Device Level to Network Level

(PhD Dissertation Defense)

Rakibul Hassan

Wednesday, May 31, 2023

10:00 am - 11:30 am

ENGR 3507

Effects on 2D TMDS and Monolayer FETs with PN-Junction or Heterojunction Channels

(PhD Dissertation Defense)

Kwesi Eshun

Friday, May 12, 2023

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

The Buchanan Hall Conference Room, D217A

Resource_Aware Control:  Event-triggered Coordination with Designable MIETs and ADRC with Low Gains

(PhD Seminar)

 James Berneburg

Tuesday, May 2, 2023

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

ENGR 2901

Circuit Topology-aware Vaccination-based Hardware Trojan Detection

(PhD Seminar)

Rakibul Hassan Monday, May 1, 2023 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm ENGR 3507

Poisson Mixture Network Tomograph

(PhD Dissertation Defense)

Joshua Coblenz Friday, April 28, 2023, 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm ENGR 1101

Doping Effect on 2D TMDs and monolayer FETs with PN Junction or Heterojunction channels

(PhD Seminar)

Kwesi Eshun Friday, April 28, 2023, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm ENGR 3507

Accelerating Polynomial Multiplication for Lattice-based Post-Quantum Cryptography

(PhD Dissertation Defense)

Duc T. Nguyen Friday, April 28, 2023, 11:00 am ENGR 2302

Approximate Dynamic Programming - Based Novel Deep Recurrent Neural Network Control Applied in Renewable Energy Integration and Electric Drives

(ECE Department Seminar)

Dr. Xingang Fu Friday, April 27, 2023, 11:00 am ENGR 5117/5118

Grid-Forming Inverters - an Enabling Technology to Realize High-Renewable Penetration Power System

(ECE Department Seminar)

Gab-Su Seo, Ph.D. Friday, April 21, 2023, 11:00 am ENGR 4201

Modeling and Simulation of Ill-Nitride Devices and Circuits:  For Next Generation Communications and Quantum Computing

(ECE Department Seminar)

Kexin Li, Ph.D. Thursday, April 20, 2023, 11:00 am ENGR 5117/5118

Hardening Cybersecurity for 5G and Beyond Wireless Networks at Physical Layer

(PhD Dissertation Defense)

Long Jiao

Wednesday, April 19, 2023,

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

ENGR 1602

Integration of Van Der Waals Semiconductors-based Microelectronics

(ECE Department Seminar)

Sidong Lei, Ph.D. Wednesday, April 19, 2023, 11:00 am ENGR 5117/5118

Physical Layer Security and Its Application in 5G and Beyond Wireless Networks

(PhD Seminar)

Long Jiao Monday, April 17, 2023 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm ENGR 3507

Next-Generation Power Semiconductors - Vertical Ga2O3 or GaN?

(ECE Departmental Seminar)

Ke Zeng, Ph.D. Wednesday, April 12, 2023, 9:30 am ENGR 4201

Federated Learning with Heterogeneous Models for On-device Malware Detection in IoT Networks

(PhD Seminar)

Sanket Shukla Monday, April 10, 2023, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm ENGR 3507

Nanoscale Magnetic Tunnel Junction for Emerging Computing Paradigm

(ECE Department Seminar)

Ethan C. Ahn, Ph.D. Monday, April 10, 2023, 2:00 pm ENGR 4201

Intelligent Efficient Computing Circuits and Systems:  from Hardware to Data and even People

(ECE Departmental Seminar)

Na Gong, Ph.D.

Thursday, April 6, 2023,

2:00 pm

ENGR 5117/5118

Vertical Integration in Open-source Hardware-Software Co-Design for GPU Research

(ECE Departmental Seminar)

Blaise Tine Friday, March 31, 2023, 11:00 AM ENGR 4201

Active Learning-Based Signal Processing Teaching

(ECE Distinguished Seminar)

Dr. Anibal Ferreira Wednesday, March 29, 2023, 11:00 AM ENGR 5117/5118

Keep it Close, Keep it SecureEnabling Efficient and Secure Computing with Data-Centric Architectures

(ECE Departmental Seminar)

Elaheh Sadredini Monday, March 27, 2023, 11:00 AM ENGR 5117/5118

Poisson Mixture Network Tomography

(PhD Seminar)

Joshua Coblenz Monday, March 6, 2023, 4:00 PM ENGR 3507

Accelerating Polynomial Multiplication for Lattice-Based Post-Quantum Cryptography

(PhD Seminar)

Duc Nguyen Wednesday, March 1, 2023, 3:40 PM - 4:40 PM ENGR 2901

Senior Design Project Presentations

(Departmental Events)

  Friday, December 2, 2022, 2:00 PM - 4:50 PM ENGR 1101

Study of Photoactivation and Surface Functionalization of GaN Based Gas Sensor

(PhD Defense)

Jafetra Rambeloson Friday, December 2, 2022, 1:30 PM RSCH 163

Efficient and Secure Hardware Architectures and Software/Hardware Co-Designs for Post-Quantum Cryptography

(PhD Defense)

Viet B. Dang Friday, December 2, 2022, 11:30 AM ENGR 1602

Super-Coiled Polymer-Driven Bio-Inspired Robots: Design, Modeling, and Learning-based Control

(PhD Defense)

Sunil Kumar Rajendran Tuesday, November 29, 2022, 12:00 PM ENGR 3507

Steep Subthreshold Slope Transistors with Coupling 2D Quantum Materials

(PhD Defense)

Parameswari Raju Monday, November 28, 2022, 10:00 AM Zoom Webinar

A Reinforced Learning Solution for Clock Skew Engineering to Reduce Peak Current and IR Drop

(PhD Seminar)

Sayed Aresh Beheshti-Shirazi Tuesday, November 22, 2022, 1:00 PM ENGR 3507

Efficient Software/Hardware Co-designs and Hardware Architectures for Post-Quantum Cryptography

(PhD Seminar)

Viet Dang Monday, November 21, 2022, 12:00 PM Zoom Webinar

A Flexible, Programmable Processor-in-Memory Architecture for Data-Heavy Applications: From Circuits to Algorithms

(ECE Distinguished Seminar)

Dr. Amlan Ganguly November 18, 2022, 11:00 AM ENGR 4201

Study of Photoactivation and Surface Functionalization of GaN Based Gas Sensors

(PhD Seminar)

Jafetra Rambeloson Wednesday, November 9, 2002, 12:00 PM ENGR 3507

Steep Subthreshold Slope Transistors with Coupling 2D Quantum Materials

(PhD Seminar)

Parameswari Raju Wednesday, November 9, 2022, 11:00 AM ENGR 3507

Super-Coiled Polymer-Driven Bio-inspired Robots: Design, Modeling, Learning-based Control, and Experiments

(PhD Seminar)

Sunil Kumar Rajendran Friday, November 4, 2022, 12:00 PM ENGR 2901

Towards Large-Scale Mobile Intelligent Computing

(ECE P&T Seminar)

Dr. Xiang Chen Tuesday, October 25, 2022, 10:00 AM RSCH 163

Secure 5G and Beyond Wireless Communications

(ECE P&T Seminar)

Dr. Kai Zeng Friday, October 21, 2022, 11:00 AM ENGR 5115/5117

Towards Independent On-Device AI: Inference without Battery and Learning without Labels

(ECE Distinguished Seminar)

Dr. Jingtong Hu Friday, October 14, 2022, 11:00 AM ENGR 5115/5117

ECE Student/Industry/Alumni Mixer Event

(Departmental Event-Juniors, Seniors & Alumni Only)

Mixer Event

Thursday, September 22, 2022, 5:30 PM-8:30 PM

Johnson Center, Dewberry Hall

Hardware-aware Machine Learning for Real-Time Cine Magnetic Resonance Imaging Assisted Cardiac Intervention

(ECE Distinguished Seminar)

Dr. Yiyu Shi Friday, April 22, 2022, 11:00 AM ENGR 1101 and Zoom Webinar

Flexible Hardware as the Key to Accelerating Optimized Neural Networks

(ECE Departmental Seminar)

Dr. Tong (Tony) Geng

Friday, April 1, 2022, 11:00 AM ENGR 4201

Towards Hardware and AI-assisted Security

(ECE Departmental Seminar)

Dr. Soheil Salehi Thursday, March 31, 2022, 11:00 AM RSCH 163

Towards Efficient and Flexible Architectures in Heterogeneous Computing

(ECE Departmental Seminar)

Dr. Hui Zhao Wednesday, March 30, 2022, 11:15 AM ENGR 4201

Exploring Perception to Unlock Manipulation

(ECE Departmental Seminar)

Dr. Filipe Veiga

Tuesday, March 29, 2022, 10:30 AM RSCH 163

ECE Advising Day

(Departmental Event)

  Friday, March 25, 2022, 1:00-4:00 PM Faculty Offices and Virtual

Intelligent Modeling and Control Strategies for Robotic/Autonomous Systems with High Complexity

(ECE Departmental Seminar)

Dr. Hicham Chaoui

Thursday, March 24, 2022, 10:30 AM

ENGR 4201 and Zoom Webinar

Circuit Innovations Towards Efficient Emerging Computing Systems

(ECE Departmental Seminar)

Dr. Weidong Cao

Tuesday, March 22, 2022, 11:00 AM

RSCH 163 and Zoom Webinar

Unconventional Locomotion: Hopping, Leaping, and Disentangling

(ECE Departmental Seminar)

Dr. Justin Yim Monday, March 21, 2022, 11:00 AM RSCH 163 and Zoom Webinar

Pathways to a Sustainable and Resilient Power System

(ECE Departmental Seminar)

Dr. Liling Huang Friday, March 11, 2022, 11:00 AM RSCH 163 and Zoom Webinar

Autonomous Control of Extreme Behaviors in Bio-Inspired Robotics

(ECE Departmental Seminar)

Dr. Nak-seung Patrick Hyun

Friday, March 11, 2022, 10:00 AM

ENGR 4201

A Stochastic Model of an Infectious Disease, Based on the Birth-and-Death-with-Immigration Process

(ECE Distinguished Seminar)

Dr. Hisashi Kobayashi Friday, March 4, 2022, 2:00 PM Zoom Webinar

Memristive Nanoelectronics in Neuromorphic Computing and Considerations for Hardware Security

(ECE Distinguished Seminar)

Dr. Garrett S. Rose Monday, February 28, 2022, 11:00 AM ENGR 4201 and Zoom Webinar

Robust and Efficient Deep Learning Systems at Edge

(ECE Distinguished Seminar)

Dr. "Shelley" Xue Lin Friday, February 25, 2022, 11:00 AM RSCH 163 and Zoom Webinar

Watermarking for Protecting Deep Image Classifiers against Adversarial Attacks: A Framework and Algorithms

(ECE Distinguished Seminar)

Dr. En-Hui Yang Friday, February 11, 2022, 11:00 AM Zoom Webinar

The Interplay between Learning and Control in Zeroth-order Methods

(ECE Distinguished Seminar)

Dr. Na Li Friday, January 28, 2022, 11:00 AM Zoom Webinar

Random Matrix Theory Predictions of Dominant Mode Rejection Beamformer Performance 

(PhD Seminar)

Christopher Hulbert Friday, January 21, 2022, 1:00 PM ENGR 2901 and Zoom Webinar

Delivering Enterprise-AI: Challenges, Learnings and Opportunities

(ECE Distinguished Seminar)

Dr. Rajarshi Das Friday, November 12, 2021, 10:00 AM ENGR 4201 and Zoom Webinar

Sparse Sampling to Maximize Detection of a Known Signal in Nonwhite Gaussian Noise

(ECE Distinguished Seminar)

Kaushallya Adhikari Friday, November 19, 2021, 11:00 AM Zoom Webinar

System-on-Chip ICs in the New Age of "Edge" Computing: From LiFi Networks to "Smart'" Wearables and  Beyond

(ECE Distinguished Seminar)

Dr. Valencia Joyner Koomson Friday, November 5, 2021, 2:00 PM Jajodia Auditorium, ENGR 1101

Design Automation and Software Tools for Quantum Computing

(ECE Distinguished Seminar)

Dr. Robert Wille Tuesday, November 2, 2021, 2:00 PM Zoom Webinar

From Local to Global: Multi-Scale Networked Systems Modeling, Analysis, and Control

(ECE Departmental Seminar)

Dr. Cameron Nowzari Friday, October 22, 2021, 11:00 AM Research Hall, Room 163 and Zoom Webinar

Beyond Consensus and Polarisation: Complex Social Phenomena in Social Networks

(ECE Distinguished Seminar)

Brian D. O. Anderson Thursday, October 14, 2021, 5:00 PM Zoom Webinar

Random Matrix Theory Analysis in Passive Sonar

(ECE Departmental Seminar)

Dr. Kathleen E. Wage Friday, October 8, 2021, 11:00 AM Research Hall, Room 163

Smart Electronic Nose System for Odor Identification

(PhD Seminar)

Zhenyi Ye Thursday, July 29, 2021, 12:00 PM Zoom Webinar

Implementation and Assessment of Strong Logic Encryption Techniques

(PhD Seminar)

Shervin Roshanisefat Thursday, June 3, 2021, 4:30 PM Zoom Webinar