EECS Department Colloquium Series

This colloquium is dedicated to hosting presentations at the intersection of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. The colloquium consists of a mix of short faculty presentations presenting their latest research results, with presentations of internationally distinguished speakers who are brought to campus to interact with our department's community.

Wednesdays 4:00-5:00 PM HP Auditorium, 306 Soda Hall (unless otherwise noted)

Fall 2015

September 2

Network Verification - When Hoare Meets Cerf video

George Varghese
Microsoft Research

September 9

The Big Picture: CMOS Image Sensors From Zero to Billions and Beyond video

Eric Fossum

September 16

Future Directions in High efficiency Solid State Lighting: Next Generation LEDs and Laser Lighting Steve Denbaars video

Steve DenBaars
UC Santa Barbara

September 23

Special Joint COE & EECS Colloquium
(Change of time and venue: Noon - 1:00pm, Banatao Auditorium, SD Hall )

The Changing Face of Computing, From Servers to Sensors

Simon Segars
ARM, the Architecture for the Digital World

September 30

Deriving Knowledge from Audio and Multimedia Data

Gerald Friedland

October 7

MIT Cheetah: new design paradigm shift toward mobile robots

Sangbae Kim

October 14

Deep Learning: Progress in Theory and Attention Mechanisms

Yoshua Bengio
Professor of Computer Science and Operations Research, University of Montreal

October 21


October 28

Progress in Silicon Exchange Qubits

Thaddeus Ladd
Senior Staff Research Physicist, HRL Laboratories, LLC

November 4


Richard G. Baraniuk
Professor of Engineering, Rice University

November 11



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No talk scheduled - Day before Thanksgiving

December 2




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