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Research Colloquium Lecture Series

Please join the UW Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering for the 2021-2022 Research Colloquium Series on Tuesday mornings, featuring experts discussing exciting current issues in the electrical and computer engineering field!

Lectures will be held both virtually via Zoom and in-person during the winter 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

Autumn

What effective innovation from university research looks like
Shruti Misra and Ryan Buckmaster

Shruti Misra & Ryan Buckmaster, UW ECE / UW CoMotion
2021-10-05 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract | Video

Innovation as key leadership function – how people create or destroy innovation
Elizabeth Scallon

Elizabeth Scallon, Alexa Startups & Funds, Amazon
2021-10-12 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract | Video

Lytle Lecture Series 2021
Muriel Médard

Muriel Médard, MIT
2021-10-18 12:00:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract | Video

Using GIS and remote sensing in health & humanitarian programs
Io Blair Freese

Io Blair-Freese, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
2021-10-19 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract | Video

Emerging genius clusters: how industry, government, and the academy come together to invent, prove and scale technology to create the future
Nirav Desai

Nirav Desai, Moonbeam
2021-10-26 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract | Video

Information wants to be free: a short history of the internet economy
Margaret O Mara

Margaret O'Mara, University of Washington Department of History
2021-11-02 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract | Video

The Automated Administrative State: A Crisis of Legitimacy
Ryan Calo

Ryan Calo, University of Washington Law School
2021-11-12 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract | Video

Shining a light on dark jargon and countering hate speech
Suma Bhat

Suma Bhat, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
2021-11-16 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract | Video

Social AI and distributed ethics
Blaise Agüera y Arcas

Blaise Agüera y Arcas, Google
2021-11-23 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract | Video

Efficiently and equitably assigning students to public schools
Irene Lo

Irene Lo, Stanford University
2021-11-30 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract | Video

Engineers: you can disrupt climate change

David Fork and Ross Koningstein, Google
2021-12-07 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract

Winter

Multi-Mode Spatial Signal Processors for Next-Generation Wireless Communications
Subhanshu Gupta

Subhanshu Gupta, Washington State University
2022-01-04 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract | Video

Integrated Circuits for Superconducting Quantum Computing
Joseph Bardin

Joseph Bardin, University of Massachusetts Amherst / Google Quantum AI
2022-01-11 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract

Circuit Design and Silicon Prototypes for Compute-in-Memory for Deep Learning Inference Engine
Shimeng Yu

Shimeng Yu, Georgia Institute of Technology
2022-01-18 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract | Video

High-switching-frequency class D audio amplifiers
Qinwen Fan

Qinwen Fan, Delft University
2022-01-25 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract

Crystal-Free Wireless Nodes for Next Generation IoT
Danielle Griffith

Danielle Griffith, Texas Instruments
2022-02-01 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

Silicon: The playground for photons and electrons
Sudip Shekhar

Sudip Shekhar, The University of British Columbia
2022-02-08 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

TBD

TBD,
2022-02-15 10:30:00
TBD
Abstract

Rahul Trivedi
Rahul Trivedi headshot

Rahul Trivedi, New Faculty UW ECE
2022-02-22 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract

On Cryo-CMOS Qubit Control: from a Wild Idea to Working Silicon
Edoardo Charbon

Edoardo Charbon, EPFL
2022-03-01 10:30:00
Virtual Zoom Lecture
Abstract

TBD

TBD,
2022-03-08 10:30:00
ECE 125
Abstract

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Previous Colloquia