ECE Distinguished Colloquium Series

Jan 1, 2022 - May 31, 2022 Spring 2022

Accelerating spatio-temporal data analytics and AI

Accelerating spatio-temporal data analytics and AI

Hendrik Hamann - Chief Scientist, IBM T.J. Watson Research Center

ECEB 1002 Grainger Auditorium

From Differentiable Reasoning to Self-supervised Embodied Active Learning

From Differentiable Reasoning to Self-supervised Embodied Active Learning

Ruslan Salakhutdinov - Professor, Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University

https://illinois.zoom.us/j/88097368234?pwd=U0kvKzJnd2UxNHZWMXN5d3hvelN5Zz09 Mtg ID: 880 9736 8234 PW:355608

Integration, Specialization and Approximation: the “ISA” of Post-Moore Servers

Integration, Specialization and Approximation: the “ISA” of Post-Moore Servers

Babak Falsafi, Ph.D. Professor at EPFL, Founding Director of the EcoCloud

1002 Grainger Auditorium ECEB

Urban Science and Two Big Data Applications:  Human Development in US Cities and Neighborhoods, and the Footprints of African Cities

Urban Science and Two Big Data Applications: Human Development in US Cities and Neighborhoods, and the Footprints of African Cities

Luis Bettencourt, Ph.D., Professor of Ecology and Evoloution, The University of Chicago

https://illinois.zoom.us/j/86288634231?pwd=U2hQaXBPNFdSTVkwK2ZDVjlOUyt2dz09, Mtg ID:862 8863 4231, P/W: 740653

Terabit/second Wireless Infrastructure and Gigabit/second for the Masses

Terabit/second Wireless Infrastructure and Gigabit/second for the Masses

Ali Niknejad, Ph.D.- Professor of EECS, Berkeley, CA

Deep Learning Hardware

Deep Learning Hardware

William Dally, Ph.D. - Computer Science & Electrical Engineering, Stanford University

1002 Grainger Auditorium ECEB

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Colloquium: From Differentiable Reasoning to Self-supervised Embodied Active Learning
Colloquium: From Differentiable Reasoning to Self-supervised Embodied Active Learning

Ruslan Salakhutdinov, Professor of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University, discusses deep learning models that can find semantically meaningful representations of words, learn to read documents, and answer questions about their content.

Colloquium: Accelerating spatio-temporal data analytics and AI
Colloquium: Accelerating spatio-temporal data analytics and AI

Hendrik Hamann, Chief Scientist at IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, presents new approaches for scalable spatio-temporal data indexing, processing, and analytics, which accelerate analytical tasks such as AI modeling by orders of magnitudes. The talk includes a series of examples illustrating complex analytics, ML and AI on multi-modal data sets including applications to weather, climate, agriculture, and renewable energy.

Colloquium: SiC - Beyond Power Devices
Colloquium: SiC - Beyond Power Devices

Alan Mantooth, Ph.D. - University of Arkansas

Colloquium: Graduate Student Well-being Informational Seminar
Colloquium: Graduate Student Well-being Informational Seminar

Panel of gust speakers addresses the issue of graduate student mental health.

Colloquium: Memristive Neuromorphic Computing Beyond Moore's Law
Colloquium: Memristive Neuromorphic Computing Beyond Moore's Law

Steve Kang, Ph.D., University of California-Santa Cruz

Colloquium: First-Person Video for Understanding Interactions
Colloquium: First-Person Video for Understanding Interactions

Kristen Grauman, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Texas at Austin

Colloquium: Frontiers in Nanophotonics: Enabling Technology for Next-Generation Biosensors
Colloquium: Frontiers in Nanophotonics: Enabling Technology for Next-Generation Biosensors

Presentation by Hatice Altug, Ph.D., Professor, Institute of Bioengineering at Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland.

Colloquium: Soft Electronic and Microfluidic Systems for the Skin
Colloquium: Soft Electronic and Microfluidic Systems for the Skin

John Rogers, Ph.D., Materials Science & Engineering, Biomedical Engineering & Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL describes the key ideas from his research and presents some of the most recent device examples.

Colloquium: Information Security for the 6G Connected Future
Colloquium: Information Security for the 6G Connected Future

Aylin Yener, Ph.D., Roy and Lois Chope Chair in Engineering, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Professor of Integrated Systems Engineering, and Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Colloquium: Revisiting Exploration versus Exploitation
Colloquium: Revisiting Exploration versus Exploitation

P. R. Kumar, University Distinguished Professor, Regents Professor, and College of Engineering Chair in Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University. Prof. Kumar is also a Professor Emeritus from ECE and CSL. 

Colloquium: Empathetic Physical Interaction
Colloquium: Empathetic Physical Interaction

Katsu Yamane, Ph.D., Senior Scientist and Robotics Researcher, Honda Research Institute discusses two related projects: perception of pedestrian avoidance behavior of a mobile robot and modeling of intimate social interactions such as hugging.

Colloquium: Predictive and generative artificial intelligence for biology
Colloquium: Predictive and generative artificial intelligence for biology

In the field of artificial intelligence, a combination of scale in data and model capacity enabled by unsupervised learning has led to major advances in representation learning and statistical generation. In the life sciences, the anticipated growth of sequencing promises unprecedented data on natural sequence diversity. 

Colloquium: Phase Calibration and Imaging in Interferometric Arrays
Colloquium: Phase Calibration and Imaging in Interferometric Arrays

In this colloquium, Athol Kemball, Ph.D., Department of Astronomy, discusses recent work in phase calibration and image formation for radio interferometric arrays using new approaches made possible by supercomputing in the petascale era. 

Colloquium: Deepak Divan - Power Electronics and Energy Access
Colloquium: Deepak Divan - Power Electronics and Energy Access

Ensuring universal, affordable and sustainable energy access for everyone is one of the biggest societal changes of our time.

Colloquium: 2020 Illinois ECE Alumni Awards Panel
Colloquium: 2020 Illinois ECE Alumni Awards Panel

Celebrate the 2020 Illinois ECE alumni award recipients who participated on this panel discussion.  

Colloquium: Illuminating My Career - From Flash Gordon to Laser Surgery
Colloquium: Illuminating My Career - From Flash Gordon to Laser Surgery

"Illuminating My Career - From Flash Gordon to Laser Surgery" presented by James J. Wynne, Ph.D. , IBM Research Headquarters, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Hts., NY.

Colloquium: Graduate Student Well-being Informational Seminar
Colloquium: Graduate Student Well-being Informational Seminar

Colloquium: Graduate Student Well-being Informational Seminar | September 10, 2020

This informational seminar will focuses on graduate well-being, including relationships with advisors and peers, recommendations for health, and important resources that are available for students. The featured speaker are:

Thomas Miebach - Thomas is a Clinical Counselor/Crisis Triage Case Manager at the Counseling Center. He oversees the crisis/triage services at the Counseling center, and also serves on Suicide Intervention Team and Suicide Prevention Outreach Team. Thomas coordinates the trauma response services provided to the UIUC campus. Prior to working at the Counseling Center, he worked as a Crisis Clinician providing crisis mental health services to the Champaign-Urbana area.

 

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