Author: Thane Himes

ECpE Distinguished Lecture

Integration and Operation of Microgrids in the Smart Grid Speaker: Reza Iravani, Founder and Coordinator of the Centre for Applied Power Electronics and Professor, The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto Date: December 5, 2011 Time: 1:10 p.m. Location: Alliant Energy – Lee Liu Auditorium, Howe Hall Abstract: … Continue reading ECpE Distinguished Lecture

ECpE Distinguished Lecture

The Variability Expeditions: Exploring the Software Stack for Underdesigned Computing Machines Speaker: Rajesh K. Gupta, Professor and Qualcomm Endowed Chair in Embedded Microsystems, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of California, San Diego Date: October 19, 2011 Time: 1:10 p.m. Location: Alliant Energy – Lee Liu Auditorium, Howe Hall Abstract: Modern computing is ignorant … Continue reading ECpE Distinguished Lecture

ECpE Faculty Seminar

Seminar: Efficient Electromagnetic Approaches for Developing Effective Medium Model for Semiconductor Substrates Speaker: Associate Professor Jiming Song Date: October 17, 2011 Time: 1:10 to 2 p.m. Location: 3043 ECpE Building Addition Abstract: Current CMOS and RFCMOS processes require substrate backend dummification. Modeling such structures using existing full wave electromagnetic simulation is very memory-intensive and almost impossible even … Continue reading ECpE Faculty Seminar

POSTPONED – ECpE Distinguished Lecture

The ECpE Distinguished Lecture on September 30, 2011 has been postponed due to health reasons. Taming Heterogeneous Parallelism with Domain Specific Languages Speaker: Kunle Olukotun, Director of the Pervasive Parallelism Laboratory and Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Department of Computer Science, Stanford University Date: September 30, 2011 Time: 1:10 p.m. Location: Alliant Energy – … Continue reading POSTPONED – ECpE Distinguished Lecture

ECpE Faculty Seminar

Seminar: Cyber-Physical Systems Security of Smart Grid Speaker: Professor Manimaran Govindarasu Date: September 19, 2011 Time: 1:10 to 2 p.m. Location: 3043 ECpE Building Addition Abstract: The electric power grid is a highly automated network that uses a variety of sensors, information/control systems, and communication networks (collectively known as SCADA, EMS, DMS) for the purpose … Continue reading ECpE Faculty Seminar

ECpE Faculty Seminar

Seminar: Interplay of Multiple Inputs in Controlling the Systems Biology of C. elegans Speaker: Assistant Professor Santosh Pandey Date: September 12, 2011 Time: 1:10 to 2 p.m. Location: 3041/3043 ECpE Building Addition Abstract: Systems Biology is an exciting stream in biology that aims to understand the complex interactions between individual biological components. The holistic approach … Continue reading ECpE Faculty Seminar

ECpE Distinguished Lecture

Low Frequency Noise in Magnetic Tunnel Junctions and GMR Devices Speaker: E. Dan Dahlberg, Director of the Magnetic Microscopy Center, College of Science and Engineering Distinguished Professor, and Professor of Physics, University of Minnesota Date: September 9, 2011 Time: 1:10 p.m. Location: Alliant Energy – Lee Liu Auditorium, Howe Hall Abstract: The low frequency noise … Continue reading ECpE Distinguished Lecture

ECpE Distinguished Lecture

An Investigation of Magnetic Reversal at Almost the Nanoscale Speaker: E. Dan Dahlberg, Director of the Magnetic Microscopy Center, College of Science and Engineering Distinguished Professor, and Professor of Physics, University of Minnesota Date: September 8, 2011 Time: 5:00 p.m. Location: Sun Room, Memorial Union Abstract: One of the current frontiers in magnetism is to … Continue reading ECpE Distinguished Lecture