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Regular presentations by a wide range of experts play an important part in stimulating our thinking and promoting collaboration.

 

 

 

 

 

 

ee seminar series

SPRING 2013
SPRING 2012

"Minimum Energy Communications in Interference Networks"
Professor Anders Høst-Madsen, University of Hawaii

riday, April 20, 2012, 11am, ECSS 2.412

"Challenges and Methods in Embedded Video Analytics"
Dr. Vinay Sharma, Texas Instruments

Wednesday, April 18, 2012, 11am, ECSS 2.102 (TI Auditorium)

"Optical Imaging and Cancer Diagnosis Enhanced by Signal Processing Techniques"
Prof. Hanli Liu, University of Texas at Arlington
Wednesday, March 28, 2012, 11am, ECSS 2.102 (TI Auditorium)
Sponsored by the Dallas Chapter of the IEEE Signal Processing Society

FALL 2011

"Greener Video Coding and Processing for the Mobile and Desktop Worlds"
Prof. Ricardo de Queiroz, University of Brazil, Brazil
Monday, Oct 17, 2011, 11 a.m. ECSS 2.102 (TI Auditorium)
Sponsored by the Dallas Chapter of the IEEE Signal Processing Society

SPRING 2011

“Segmental Conditional Random Fields for Speech Recognition”
Dr. Patrick Nguyen, Google Research
Friday, April 22, 2011, 10:30 a.m., ECSS 2.410
Sponsored by the Dallas Chapter of the IEEE Signal Processing Society

“Trusted Integrated Circuits: Challenges & Opportunities Ahead”
Dr. Yiorgos Makris, Yale University
Thursday, March 24, 2011, 4 p.m., TI Auditorium (ECSS 2.102)

“The 3-dB Transcoding Penalty in Digital Cellular and Interoperability with
Future Voice/Audio Coding Standards”

Dr. Jerry Gibson, UC Santa Barbara
Tuesday March 1, 2011, 11 a.m., Osborne Conference Room (ECSS 3.503)
Sponsored by the Dallas Chapter of the IEEE Signal Processing Society

“Reconfigurable Architecture for Chip Multiprocessors”
Dr. Matthew A. Watkins, Harvey Mudd College
Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011, 11 a.m., TI Auditorium (ECSS 2.102)

“Analysis, Recognition and Synthesis of Human Behaviors: A Multimodal Approach”
Dr. Carlos Busso, UT Dallas
Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2011, 11a.m., TI Auditorium (ECSS 2.102)
Sponsored by the Dallas Chapter of the IEEE Signal Processing Society

“Power Line Communications: Embedded-Software-Based Solutions Will Drive the Market”
Don Shaver, Texas Instruments
Friday, Feb. 18, 2011, 11 a.m., Conference Center (CN 1.102)

“Scheduling and Synchronization for Multi-Core Real-Time Systems”
Karthik Lakshmanan, Carnegie Mellon University
Monday, Feb. 14, 2011, 11 a.m., TI Auditorium (ECSS 2.102)

FALL 2010

“Interference in General Random Wireless Networks”
Dr. Radha Ganti, UT Austin
Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2010, 1 p.m., TI Auditorium (ECSS Room 2.102)
Sponsored by the Dallas Chapter of the IEEE Signal Processing Society

“Energy and Power ICs for Emerging Applications”
Hoi Lee, UT Dallas
Thursday, Nov. 11, 2010, 2:30 p.m., ECSN 2.120

“Stereoscopic 3D Processing for Handheld Devices”
Dr. Fred Ware, Texas Instruments
Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010, 11 a.m., TI Auditorium (ECSS 2.102)
Sponsored by the Dallas Chapter of the IEEE Signal Processing Society

“Applied Data Analysis Using MATLAB – ‘Catching the Wind’”
Dr. Jiro Doke, MathWorks
Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2010, 11 a.m., TI Auditorium (ECSS 2.102)
Sponsored by the Dallas Chapter of the IEEE Signal Processing Society

“Fusion of Vision and Inertial Measurement Units for Mobile Navigation”
Dr. Nicholas Gans, UT Dallas
Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010, 11 a.m., TI Auditorium (ECSS 2.102)
Sponsored by the Dallas Chapter of the IEEE Signal Processing Society

SUMMER 2010

“On Signal Representation for Statistical Learning and Pattern Recognition”
Dr. Jorge Silva

University of Chile
Monday, June 21, 2010, 2 p.m., Conference Center Room CN 1.120
Sponsored by the Dallas Chapter of the IEEE Signal Processing Society

“The Value of Information in Military Networks”
Dr. J. Willard Curtis
U.S. Air Force Research
Wednesday, June 9, 2010, 4 p.m., Osborne Conference Room (ECSS 3.503)

SPRING 2010

“Applications of Passivity-based Control to Electric Drives, Power Converters and Power Systems”
Dr. Romeo Ortega
Laboratoire des Signaux et Systemes
Wednesday, May 12, 2010, 10 a.m., Osborne Conference Room (ECSS 3.503)

“Low-Power Medical Signal Processing”
Dr. Randy Cole
Texas Instruments
Wednesday, April 28, 2010, 11 a.m., TI Auditorium (ECSS 2.102)
Sponsored by the Dallas Chapter of the IEEE Signal Processing Society

“Multiport Power Electronics Interface: A Key Technology for Sustainable Energy Processing”
Dr. Babak Fahimi
UT Arlington
Friday, April 16, 2010, 11 a.m., ECSN 2.126

“Measuring, Modeling and Using Speech Production Information”
Dr. Shrikanth Narayanan
University of Southern California
Monday, April 5, 2010, 1 p.m., TI Auditorium (ECSS 2.102)
Sponsored by the Dallas Chapter of the IEEE Signal Processing Society

“Audiovisual Automatic Speech Recognition and Related Bimodal Speech Technologies:
A Review of the State-of-the-Art and Open Problems”

Dr. Gerasimos Potamianos
National Center for Scientific Research
Wednesday, March 3, 2010, 1 p.m.
TI Auditorium (ECSS 2.102)
Sponsored by the Dallas Chapter of the IEEE Signal Processing Society

FALL 2009

Speeding up MATLAB Applications in Signal Processing
Mr. Issac Noh
MathWorks
Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2009, 11 a.m.
TI Auditorium (ECSS 2.102)
Presented by the Electrical Engineering Seminar Series
and the Dallas Chapter of the IEEE Signal Processing Society

 

Optimal FIR Estimation of Discrete-Time State-Space Models
Yuriy Shmaliy
Guanajuato University, Mexico
Monday Oct. 19, 2009, 11 a.m.
TI Auditorium (ECSS 2.102)

SUMMER 2009

Mobile Actuator and Sensor Networks (MAS-nets) for Cyber-Physical Systems
Dr. Yang Quan Chen
Utah State University
Friday, July 10, 9 a.m.
Osborne Conference Room (ECSS 3.503)

SPRING 2009

Recent Advances in Face Recognition
Professor Rama Chellappa
University of Maryland
Wednesday, March 25, 2009, 11 a.m.
ECSS 2.102 (TI Auditorium)
Presented by the Electrical Engineering Seminar Series
and the Dallas Chapter of the IEEE Signal Processing Society

 

A Look Inside Digital/Cell-phone Cameras
Professor Nasser Kehtarnavaz
University of Texas at Dallas
Tuesday, March 10, 2009, 11 a.m.
ECSS 2.102 (TI Auditorium)
Presented by the Electrical Engineering Seminar Series
and the Dallas Chapter of the IEEE Signal Processing Society

 

A Design and Project-Oriented Innovative Electrical Engineering Program at the University of
North Texas

Professor Murali Varanasi
University of North Texas
Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2009, 11 a.m.
ECSS 2.102 (TI Auditorium)
Presented by the Electrical Engineering Seminar Series
and the Dallas Chapter of the IEEE Signal Processing Society

FALL 2008

Algorithm and Architecture Design and Evaluation on the Rice University Wireless Open-Access Research Platform (WARP)
Professor Joseph Cavallaro  
Dept. of Elec. & Comp. Eng., Rice University
Monday, Nov. 17, 2008, 10 a.m.
ECSN 2.415
Presented by the Electrical Engineering Seminar Series
and the Dallas Chapter of the IEEE Signal Processing Society

 

A New Classical Electrostatic Approach to Ground State Energy, Capacitance and Atomic Structure
Dr. Tim (TJ) LaFave Jr.  
Postdoctoral Research  Associate, UT Dallas
Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, under the direction of Prof. Raphael Tsu, University of North Carolina, 2006
M.S. Applied Physics, UNC, 2001
B.S. Physics, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1996
Friday, Nov. 7, 2008, 12 noon
ECSN 2.126
RSVP: Sandra.Zemcik@utdallas.edu

 

Multi heterogeneous SIMPLE core SoC architecture for next generation multiple standard radio
Rama Sangireddy, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering
Erik Jonsson School of Engineering & Computer Science
Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2008, 12 noon
ECSS 2.415
RSVP: Sandra.Zemcik@utdallas.edu

 

Active Reduction of Acoustic Noise and Enhancement of Speech for the fMRI Environment
Issa Panahi, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering
Erik Jonsson School of Engineering & Computer Science
Friday, Oct. 3, 2008, 12 noon
ECSS 2.415
RSVP: Sandra.Zemcik@utdallas.edu

 

From III-V MOSFETs to Neuro-Inspired Computing: Innovation in Electronic Materials and Devices
Eric M. Vogel, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering
Erik Jonsson School of Engineering & Computer Science
http://ecs.utdallas.edu/research/researchlabs/Vogel-lab/
Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2008, 12 noon
ECSS 2.415

 

Indefinite Quadratic Forms in Gaussian Random Variables:
Distribution, Scaling and Application to the Broadcast Channel

Prof. Tareq Y. Al-Naffouri

Electrical Engineering Department
King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia                                         
Fullbright Scholar at USC
Friday, Sept. 5, 2008, 11 a.m.
ECSS 2.203