Distinguished Speakers

November 7, 2018
4 – 5 PM
Dana 442
Michael Shur
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Terahertz Sensing Technology

April 2, 2018
10 AM – 11 AM
Dana 442
Frank Doyle, Dean and Professor
Harvard University
Controlling the Artificial Pancreas

February 21, 2018
3 PM – 4 PM
ISEC Auditorium
Jason Cong, Distinguished Chancellor’s Professor
Computing at the End of Moore’s Law

February 9, 2018
3 PM – 4 PM
458 Richards
Josep Torrellas, Saburo Muroga Professor
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Extreme Energy-Efficient Computer Architectures

January 18, 2018
3 PM – 4 PM
378 The Fenway
Dr. Jack Judy, Director of the Nanoscience Institute for Medical and Engineering Technology
University of Florida
Combining Microfabrication and Tissue Engineering to Revolutionize Nerve Interfaces for the Control of Advanced Prosthetic Limbs

February 23, 2016
10 – 11 AM
440 Egan Research Center
Federico Capasso, Robert Wallace Professor of Applied Physics
Harvard University
New Frontiers in the Nanotechnology of Light: From Quantum Cascade Lasers to Flat Optics

February 5, 2016
10 – 11 AM
Raytheon Amphitheater, Egan Research Center
Dr. Leah Jamieson, John A. Edwardson Dean of Engineering
Purdue University
Engineering Education Research: Informing Practice and Growing a Discipline

January 27, 2016
12 – 1 PM
Room 378, The Fenway
Dr. Edward W. Knightly, Chair & Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department
Rice University
Diverse Spectrum Wi-Fi: Research Advances and Global Trials

December 3, 2015
10 – 11 AM
Senate Chambers, Room 333, Curry Student Center
Lawrence E. Larson, Dean of the School of Engineering
Brown University
RF and Microwave Challenges for Future Radio Spectrum Access
November 12, 2015
10 – 11 AM,
McLeod Suites, Rooms 320-322, Curry Student Center
Jelena Kovačević, Head of Electrical & Computer Engineering
Carnegie Mellon University
From Biomedical Imaging to Online Blogs: Graph Signal Processing

September 18, 2014
4 – 5 PM, Room 378 in 140 The Fenway
H. Vincent Poor, Dean of Engineering
Princeton University
Smart Grid: The Role of the Information Sciences

March 27, 2014
4 – 5 PM, Rm 378 in 140 The Fenway
Albert (Al) P. Pisano, Dean of the Jacobs School of Engineering
University of California, San Diego
Engineering as a Force for the Public Good
March 14, 2014
4 -6 PM, Rm 378 in 140 The Fenway
José M. F. Moura, Philip and Marsha Dowd University Professor
Carnegie Mellon University
The Data Deluge – the End of Theory?
November 19, 2013
11 AM in 442 Dana Research Center
Professor Marilyn Wolf
Georgia Institute of Technology
Distributed Smart Cameras for Real- Time Analysis of Human Behavior
November 6, 2013
10:30 AM in 442 Dana Research Center
Professor Tracy Camp
Colorado School of Mines
Implementing a Wireless Geophysical Sensor Network

September 26, 2013
Professor Karl A. Gschneidner, JR.
Iowa State University
Magnetic Refrigeration a 21st Century Highly Efficient and Green Cooling Technology

March 28, 2013
Professor Robert Calderbank
Duke University
Extending the Lifetime of Flash Memory

January 31, 2013
H. Nedwill Ramsey Professor Nader Engheta
University of Pennsylvania
Of Light, Electrons, and Metamaterials

Thursday November 15, 2012
Professor Steven Low
California Institute of Technology
Optimal Power Flow and Relaxation Methods

Thursday October 18, 2012
Professor Roger T. Howe
Stanford University
Vacuum Nanosystems for Energy Conversion