Distinguished Lectures Series

Ideas That Connect

The ECE Distinguished Lectures Series brings world-class researchers to the University to share their research and discoveries.

The lectures are free and everyone is welcome to attend.

Talk details, including links to the lectures, can be found on the DLS Speakers page. To access this page, click the photo or name of the speaker you are interested in below.

Karin Strauss
Muriel Medard
Guessing Random Additive Noise Decoding (GRAND)
September 17, 2020
11:00 a.m.

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Karin Strauss
Microsoft Corporation
Ultra-dense Data Storage and Extreme Parallelism with Electronic-Molecular Systems
October 15, 2020
4:00 p.m.
Marija Ilic
Rethinking principles of modeling, simulations and control for the changing electric energy systems
October 29, 2020
4:00 p.m.

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Kim Hazelwood
Research Challenges in Large-Scale Machine Learning Systems at Facebook
November 19, 2020
4:00 p.m.

Cherry Murray
University of Arizona

Energy Technology Innovation to Rebuild a More Sustainable and Circular Economy

January 14, 2021
4:00 p.m.

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Anthony Grbic
University of Michigan

Extreme Field Control with Electromagnetic Metasurfaces

February 11, 2021
4:00 p.m.
Lee Miller
Northwestern University

Harnessing signals within a low-D manifold in the million-dimensional brain to restore voluntary movement following spinal cord injury

February 25, 2021
4:00 p.m.

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Jorge Cortés
University of California, San Diego

Understanding the Role of Network Structure in Controlling Complex Networks

March 4, 2021
4:00 p.m.
Andrea Alù
Eugenio Cantatore
University of Eindhoven

How flexible are Integrated Circuits?

March 11, 2021
4:00 p.m.
Andrea Alù
The City University of New York (CUNY)

Exotic Wave-Matter Interactions in Metamaterials Based on Broken Symmetries

March 18, 2021
4:00 p.m.

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