2014-2015

Distinguished Lectures Series

The ECE Distinguished Lectures Series brings world-class researchers to the University to share their research and discoveries.  The talks are at held at 3 p.m., in room 1105 of the Sandford Fleming Building, 10 King’s College Road, University of Toronto.  The lectures are free and everyone is welcome to attend.

Bruno Sinopoli.Shanhui Fan.Garth Gibson.
Bruno Sinopoli
Carnegie Mellon University
On the Security of Cyber-Physical Systems
Sept. 11, 2014
Shanhui Fan
Stanford University
Nanophotonics for Energy and Information Applications
Sept. 18, 2014
Garth Gibson
Carnegie Mellon University
ML Systems: Experience with Machine Learning as a Distributed Systems Problem Space
Oct. 9, 2014
Mustafa Khammash.Rudolf Kalman.Greg Wornell.
Mustafa Khammash
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich
Cybergenetics: Feedback Control of Living Cells at the Gene Level
Oct. 30, 2014
Rudolf E. Kalman
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich
How Old Mathematics and Old Engineering Became New Engineering and New System Theory
Nov. 27, 2014
Gregory Wornell
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
On Digitally Enhanced Antenna Array Architectures and the
Possibilities of Intelligent Co-Design

Jan. 22, 2015
Dustin Tyler.Lihong Wang.Ali Hajimiri.
Dustin Tyler
Case Western Reserve University
Touching the World Again: Neural Interfaces Restore the Sense of Touch and Position Following Limb Loss
Feb. 26, 2015
Lihong Wang
Washington University in St. Louis
Photoacoustic Tomography: Ultrasonically Beating Optical Diffusion and Diffraction
March 26, 2015
Ali Hajimiri
California Institute of Technology
1+1=3, or How I Learned to Love Holistic Circuits
April 9, 2015

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