Dedicated to hosting presentations at the intersection of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, the EECS Colloquium offers a mix of short talks by faculty describing their latest research results as well as internationally distinguished speakers.  It provides an opportunity for an exchange of ideas between our department’s community and the outside world.

Wednesdays 4:00-5:00 PM, HP Auditorium, 306 Soda Hall (unless otherwise noted)

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Fall 2016/Spring 2017 Colloquium

 José del R. Millán

Brain-Machine Interfaces: The Perception-Action Closed Loop

September 7, 2016

 Daniel Lee

Decision Making and Manifolds in Intelligent Systems

September 14, 2016

 Srini Devadas

 Time Traveling Hardware and Software Systems

September 21, 2016

 Nir Shavit

High Throughput Connectomics

September 28, 2016

Jur van den Berg

Planning and Control for Self-Driving Trucks

October 5, 2016

 Bruce Maggs

The Internet at the Speed of Light

October 12, 2016

 John DeNero

 Course Delivery as a Software Problem: Scaling a Course to 1,600 Students

October 19, 2016

 Shiva Shivakumar

Internet of Moving Things: Improving Urban Mobility

October 26, 2016

 Fei-Fei Li

A Quest for Visual Intelligence in Computers

November 9, 2016

 Meredith Ringel Morris

Enhancing the Throughput and Expressivity of Augmentative and Alternative Communication Technologies for People with ALS

November 16, 2016

 David Bamman

The Large-Scale Analysis of Books

November 30, 2016

 John Bowers

How the New US National Institute for Photonics Will Change Information Technology

January 25, 2017

 Rob Wood

The Mechanical Side of AI

February 1, 2017

 Rob A. Rutenbar

Taking Computing+Data Wide Across the Curriculum: The Illinois CS+X and MCS-DS Degree Programs

February 8, 2017

 Achin Bhowmik

Adding “Human-Like” Sensing and Intelligence to Devices and Machines

February 15, 2017

 Philip Lubin

Enabling the First Interstellar Missions with Integrated Photonics and Electronics

April 26, 2017

 Dave Patterson

 Evaluation of the Tensor Processing Unit: A Deep Neural Network Accelerator for the Datacenter

May 3, 2017

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