The Holcombe Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Seminar Series

Monday, November 24:

Dr. Phillip Regalia, Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, Catholic University of America & Program Director, National Science Foundation, "Current & Future Trends in Signal Processing and Communications." 11:00 a.m., 132 Flour Daniel Building  View Abstract

Seminar Archives

Dr. Yongqiang Wang, Project Scientist at The Institute for Collaborative Biotechnologies & Center for Control, Dynamical-Systems, and Computation University of California, Santa Barbara, "Synchronization of Time and Motion in Distributed Networks ― Bio-inspired Pulse-coupled Approaches"  View Abstract

Dr. Hongying “Kellie” Zhu, Postdoctoral Researcher in the Department of Electrical Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, "Selected Research Topics: Software, Energy, Algorithms, Sensors"  View Abstract

Dr. Ratnesh Kumar, Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Iowa State, "Selected Research Topics: Software, Energy, Algorithms, Sensors"  View Abstract

Dr. Yuguang “Michael” Fang, Department of Electrical Engineering University Florida, will discuss “A Collaborative Network Architecture for Cognitive Radio Networks: Resource Harvesting and OptimizationView Abstract

Dr. Goutam Koley, Department of Electrical Engineering University of South Carolina , “Two-dimensional charge and materials as building blocks for micro and nanoscale sensors”  View Abstract

Dr. Tom Hou, Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Virginia Tech, “Wireless Collaborative Computing & Networking: From Cyber Physical Systems to Key Enabling Technologies”  View Abstract

Dr. Anupama B. Kaul, Jet Propulsion Labs (NASA), California Institute of Technology, “Optical Absorbers and Nano-electro-mechanical-systems (NEMS) Enabled by Low-dimensionality MaterialsView Abstract 

Dr. Dong Wang , Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in the Computer Science Department at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, “Assured Information Distillation in Social Sensing.View Abstract 

Dr. Scott McCloskey, Principal Research Scientist at Honeywell’s ACS Labs, “Large Scale Search, and Computational Cameras, for Recognition.” View Abstract

Dr. Saman Zonouz, Assistant Professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at the University of Miami, will discuss “Trustworthy Critical Infrastructures -Threats, Challenges, and Countermeasures” 11:00am-12:00pm, 132 Fluor Daniel EIB. View Abstract

John T. Agee and T. H. Sikiru, Department of Electrical Engineering, Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria. South Africa., "An Extension of the Concept of Inherent Structural Characteristics of Power Network and Applications" View Abstract

Dr. David Staack, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University,  “Low Temperature Plasma Discharges in Ambient Air and Liquids" View Abstract

Dr. Michael Zinn, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, "Minimally Invasive Robotic Catheters:  Addressing Challenges through Modeling, Control, and Design"  View Abstract

Dr. Arash Mafi, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, "Transverse Anderson localization in disordered optical fibers" View Abstract

Dr. Matt Valenti, West Virginia University, "Interference and Spatial Modeling in Wireless Networks"  View Abstract

Dr. Michael Edidin, Johns Hopkins University, "Receptor organization in a fluid lipid bilayer: Clustering of MHC molecules and T cell Receptors and the efficiency of cellular immune responsess" View Abstract

Dr. Geoffrey Fox, Distinguished Professor, Indiana University, "Data Science and Clouds"  View Abstract

Dr. Anne Kenworthy, Associate Professor, Dept. of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics Vanderbilt School of Medicine, "Structure, dynamics, and function of membrane domains"  View Abstract

Dr. Thomas Macdonald, MIT Lincoln Laboratory "Mobile Military Networking Research Challenges"  View Abstract

Dr. Reyhan Baktur, Utah State University, "Transparent Antennas for Cube Satellites— Our Experience of Starting a Research Project"  View Abstract

Dr. Colin McKinstrie, Bell Laboratories, Alcatel-Lucent, "Fiber-based parametric devices: Physics and applications"  View Abstract

Dr. Magnus Egerstedt, Schlumberger Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering Georgia Institute of Technology, "Interacting with Distributed Multi-Robot Networks" View Abstract

Dr. Weidong Zhou, Professor of Electrical Engineering at University of Texas at Arlington, "Nanomembranes for silicon photonics and flexible optoelectronics". View Abstract

Dr. Ishfaq Ahmad, Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at The University of Texas at Arlington, "Sustainable Green Computing: New Research Challenges in High-Performance Computing". View Abstract

Dr. Shuichi Takayama, Professor at the University of Michigan, "Microfluidic Tools to Model and Analyze the Body" 1:00 – 2:00p, 132 Fluor Daniel Building. View Abstract

Dr. Rongqing Hui, Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at The University of Kansas, "Photonics for Communication and Beyond",  View Abstract

Dr. Hai Xiao, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, "Photonic and Microwave Sensors",  View Abstract

Dr. David Fisher, Emeritus Professor at Carnegie Mellon University, “Computational Aspects of Emergence.View Abstract

Dr. R. Scott Erwin, Air Force Research Laboratory Space Vehicles Directorate,Kirtland AFB, NM USA, "Guidance, Navigation, & Control for Military Space". View Abstract

Dr. Ugur Hasirci, Visiting Scholar, Holcombe Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Clemson University, "A Novel Magnetic Levitation System for Magnetically Levitated Trains: Design, Implementation, Test and Nonlinear Control". View Abstract 

Dr. Komla Folly, Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Capetown, "Challenges in Integrating Renewable Energy Sources in the Southern African Grid". View Abstract 

Dr. David B. Graves, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of California at Berkeley, "Biomedical Applications of Ambient Gas Plasma: The Confluence of Redox Biology and Plasma Science". View Abstract

Dr. Mohan Sankaran, Department of Chemical Engineering Case Western Reserve University, "Shifting from top-down to bottom-up approaches to materials fabrication via microplasma synthesis". View Abstract

Dr. Hong Jiang, Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, "A Scalable Systems Approach to Big Data Challenges". View Abstract

Dr. Mubarak Shah, Agere Chair Professor of Computer Science, University of Central Florida, "Representing Actions, Events, and Activities as Motion Patterns". View Abstract

Mike Cohen & Alex Reimers, Big Switch Networks, Palo Alto, California, "Software-Defined Networking (SDN) and OpenFlow"  View Abstract

Dr. Fang Z.Peng, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering Michigan State University, "Multilevel Inverter Topologies and Their Applications to Power Grids"  View abstract

Dr. Keith A. Corzine, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Missouri University of Science and Technology, "Overview of Power and Energy Research"  View abstract

Dr. Xiang-Yang Li, Department of Computer Science, Illinois Institute of Technology, "Large Scale Wireless Networking Systems: Theory, Experiences, and Lessons" View abstract

Dr. Jack H. Freed, Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology, Cornell University, "Modern Techniques for ESR Studies of Dynamics and Structure of Proteins and Membranes"  View abstract

Dr. J. Gary Eden, Laboratory for Optical Physics and Engineering, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, "Microcavity Plasma Science and Recent Applications: Bound-Free Coupling, Transistors, and Illumination" View abstract

Dr. Kumar Venayagamoorthy, Missouri University of Science and Technology, "Emerging Computational Paradigms for Smart Grid" View abstract

Dr. Eun-Ha Choi and Dr. Guangsup Cho of Kwangwoon University, Seoul, Korea. Dr. Choi discussed "Nonthermal Bioplasma Sources and its Application to the Microbial, Fungi, and Living Cells” and Dr. Cho discussed “Propagation of Plasma Wave-Packet As a Plasma Bullet in Plasma Jets

Dr. Zheng “John” Shen, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Central Florida, "Power Electronic Devices and Their Roles in Future Electric Energy Infrastructures" View abstract

Dr. Hae June Lee, Pusan National University, Seoul, Korea, "Development and Diagnostics of Atmospheric Pressure Plasmas for Biomedical Applications" View abstract

Dr. Olorunfemi Ojo, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering/Center for Energy Systems Research, Tennessee Technological University, "Dynamic Operation and Control of Multi-dg Stand-Alone Microgrid" View abstract

Dr. Thomas Baldwin, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Florida State University, "Enabling Power and Energy Systems for the next Twenty Years" View abstract

Dr. James J. Coleman, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana, "Patterned Quantum Dot and Nanopore Lasers" View abstract

Dr. Mark J. Kushner, Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, University of Michigan, "Controlling Low Temperature Plasmas: From Nanofabrication to Plasma Medicine" View abstract

Dr. John M. Shea, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Florida, "Overlapped Transmission Schemes for Wireless Ad Hoc Networks" View abstract

Dr. Eric Johnson, Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering and Physics & Optical Science, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, "The evolution of Micro-Optics to Meta-Optics for Advanced Laser Systems" View abstract

Dr. Brian Dean, School of Computing, Clemson University, "Speeding up Stochastic Dynamic Programming Algorithms with Zero-Delay Convolution" View abstract

Dr. Kyung-Cheol Choi, Department of Electrical Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Scienc and Technology, "Application of Localized Surface Plasmon to Display Devices" View abstract

Dr. Yong-Seog Kim, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Hongik University, Korea, "Towards Sustainable Information Display Devices" View abstract

Dr. Frank Dellaert, School of Interacting Computing, The Georgia Institute of Technology, "Graphical Models and Preconditioned Conjugate Gradients:
A Match Made in Heaven" View abstract

Dr. Kim Hazelwood of the Department of Computer Science, University of Virgina, "A Case for Runtime Adaptation using Cross-Layer Approches" View abstract

Dr. Xiaodong Zhang of the Ohio State University, "Advancing System and Application Software for High Throughput Computing in Multi-cores"  View abstract

Dr. Robert Brown of Case Western Reserve University, "All Those Headlines About the Brain? It's MRI!" (This is a university wide seminar, specifically open to faculty and students from ECE, BioE, Physics, School of Computing, and General Engineering) View abstract

Dr. Robert Brown of Case Western Reserve University, "Magnetic Particle Imaging - a new imaging modality" View abstract

Dr. Hong-ki Lee, Department of Advance Material Engineering, Woosuk University, Korea, and Dr. Woo-Kum Lee, Director, Jeonbuk Regional Innovation Agency, Korea.  Activities of Hydrogen Fuel Cells in Korea & Introduction of Woosuk Fuel Cell RIC (Regional Innovation Center) and Recent Activities of New and Renewable Energy in Jeonbuk Province View abstract

Dr. Thomas Royster, IV, MIT Lincoln Laboratory. Current Topics in Military Wireless Communications Research View abstract

Physics Colloquium/ECE Departmental Seminar - Dr. David Spencer, School of Aerospace Engineering at Georgia Tech. University-Based Space Science Missions View abstract

Dr. Krishna Kant, Intel Research. Coordinated Power Management for Energy Adaptive Computing View abstract

Dr. Gang Qu, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Maryland at College Park. Establishing Trust in Hardware Design and Beyond View abstract 

Dr. Hyuk Chang, Vice President, SAIT, Samsung Electronics. Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage: Nano Materials and Structures for the 4th Innovation of PEFC View abstract 

Dr. Taufiquar Khan, Associate Professor of Mathematical Science, Clemson University. Sparse Signal Representation and Inverse Problems in Complex Networks View abstract 

Dr. Sebastien Goasguen, Assistant Professor, Clemson University School of Computing. Cloud Computing View abstract 

Dr. Jin Li, Microsoft Research. Locality aware P2P delivery: the way to scale Internet Video View abstract

Dr. Chris Mack, Adjuct Professor at the University of Texas at Austin. The End of the Semiconductor Industry as We Know It  View abstract

Dr. Bob Skelton, Sturtural Systems and Control Laboratory Director, University of California at San Diego Choosing Information Architecture in Control and Estimation Problems View abstract

Liang Dong, IMRA, America, Inc.: Advanced Specialty Optical Fibers for Emerging Applications  View abstract

Oluwaseun Amoda, Arizona State University: Evaluation of Models for Predicting Hottest-Spot Temperature in Substation Distribution Transformers  View abstract

Dr. Christopher Griffin, Oak Ridge National Laboratory: An Algorithm for Searching an Alternative Hypothesis Space Using a Variation of MAX-SAT.  View abstract

Dr. William Bailey, Associate Professor, Materials Science and Engineering, Columbia University: Ultrathin Magnetic Alloy Films for Ghz Applications. View Abstract

Mr. Robert Gustin, Sprint/Nextel:Strategies for Supporting Utility Automation and SmartGrid Initiatives through Commercial Carriers. View Abstract 

Dr. Haiying Shen, University of Arkansas:P2P-based Intelligent Resource Discovery in Internet-based Distributed Systems. View Abstract

Dr. Muhannad Bakir, Microelectronics Research Center, Georgia Institute of Technology: Revolutionary Silicon ‘Ancillary' Technologies for the Next Era of Gigascale Integration. View Abstract

Mr. Erich Gunther, Chairman and Chief Technology Officer, EnerNex Corporation: Smart Grid Engineering - A New Merger of Old and New Disciplines. View Abstract