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Research Colloquium Lecture Series

Please join the UW Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering for the 2023-2024 Research Colloquium Series on Tuesday mornings, featuring experts discussing exciting current issues in the electrical and computer engineering field!

Lectures will be held in person during the autumn quarter at the scheduled days and times (all times are Pacific Time). Talks are free and open to the UW community. See below for individual speakers’ bios and lecture information.

Contact events@ece.uw.edu to receive Zoom links and passwords for individual lectures, or subscribe to our ECE talk announcement mailing list (ECE-talk_announce@uw.edu).

To watch previous Research Colloquium Series videos, select an academic year on the sidebar to the right, or visit our YouTube page to view lectures and other UW ECE content available to the general public.


EE 491a / EE 500c students

EE 491a / EE 500c students: please see the course Canvas page for credit requirements.

Colloquia

Spring

Unconventional quantum phases and their visualization with atomic resolution

Yulia Maximenko, Colorado State University
2024-04-02 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Highspeed image sensor and systems for resolving millisecond scale neural dynamics underlying behavior

Jie (Jack) Zhang, MIT
2024-04-09 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

WiFi 6/7: Emerging Small Cell Technology & Its Performance Evaluation via ns-3

Sumit Roy, University of Washington
2024-04-16 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Towards trusted human-centric robot autonomy

Karen Leung, University of Washington
2024-04-23 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Challenges & Opportunities for Learning in Strategic Environments

Eric Mazumdar, Caltech
2024-04-30 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Heterogeneous Integration Towards Intelligent Sensing: From Materials and Devices to Artificial Intelligence

Kyusang Lee , University of Virginia
2024-05-07 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Realization of mm-wave radar sensors for cyberphysical systems

Hamidreza Aghasi, UC Irvine
2024-05-14 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Computational principles of locomotor control across tasks and timescales

Nidhi Seethapathi, MIT
2024-05-21 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Risk Management and Clean Energy Transition

Yury Dvorkin, John Hopkins University
2024-05-28 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Winter

Hardware-Software Co-Design to Improve Modern Workload Efficiency

Nishil Talati, University of Michigan
2024-01-09 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Computational Imaging in Environmental Radar Remote Sensing and Computational Photography

Nicole Bienert, University of Southern California
2024-01-23 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Catch M(oor)e If You Can: Agile Hardware/Software Co-Design for Hyperscale Cloud Systems

Sagar Karandikar, UC Berkeley
2024-01-30 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Toward the Next Generation of GPS: Navigation Security, New Codes, and Lunar Exploration

Tara Yasmin Mina, Stanford University
2024-02-06 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Learning and Control for Large-scale Sustainable Energy Systems

Jing Yu, CalTech
2024-02-13 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

White-Box Computational Imaging: Measurements to Images to Insights

Sara Fridovich-Keil, Stanford University
2024-02-20 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

A superlinearly convergent first-order method for nonsmooth optimization

Vasileios Charisopoulos, University of Chicago
2024-02-27 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Understanding and Improving Decision Making: People, Algorithms, and Design

Jingyan Wang, Georgia Institute of Technology
2024-03-05 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Autumn

Advancing Equity and Justice in Planning, Design, Development, and Implementation of Projects, Programs, and Policy
Jen Yoshimura

Jen Yoshimura, PNNL
2023-10-03 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Engineering equity in automated sensing and decision systems
Neal Patwari

Neal Patwari, Washington University at St. Louis
2023-10-10 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Future of Neural Interfaces: Multimodal Approaches and Neuromorphic Computing
Duygu Kuzum

Duygu Kuzum, UCSD
2023-10-17 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Understanding the Utility of Haptic Feedback in Telerobotic Devices

Jeremy Brown, Johns Hopkins
2023-10-24 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Harnessing Magnetic Fields for Biomedical Devices: From Point-of-Care Biosensing and Ingestible “Smart” Pills to Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Spectrometry

Constantine Sideris, USC
2023-10-31 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

How do we build (better?) trapped ion quantum computers?

Crystal Senko, University of Waterloo
2023-11-07 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Bringing Fun Back into the Circuit Design: From Academic Ideas to Startup Challenges

Ehsan Afshari, University of Michigan
2023-11-14 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Lessons from Software to Improve SoC Design

Jonathan Balkind, University of California, Santa Barbara
2023-11-21 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Where’s My Robot Butler? Investigating Flaws of Current Robots and What to Do about Them

Naomi Fitter, Oregon State University
2023-11-28 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Steering Light with Sound — from 3 nanometers to 300 meters
Mo Li

Mo Li, University of Washington
2023-12-05 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

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Previous Colloquia