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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