Department News

Professor Ming Liu Receives a Three-Year NSF Grant for New Optoelectronic Devices
Professor Ming Liu received a three-year $400K grant (ECCS 1810453) from the National Science Foundation for developing tunneling field effector optoelectronic devices based on stacked 2D crystals with clean interfaces. Optical communication is based on converting electrical signals into optical signals by optoelectronic devices…
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New GAANN grant to support doctoral students
A team of faculty members from ECE received a three-year $895K GAANN grant from the Department of Education. The team comprises Ertem Tuncel (PI), Amit Roy-Chowdhury (Co-PI), Matt Barth (Co-PI), Nanpeng Yu (Co-PI), and Kostas Karydis (Co-PI). The GAANN (Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need) award is designed as a…
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Daniel Wong
NSF funded research for developing energy saving techniques in heterogeneous data centers
Professor Daniel Wong (PI) and Distinguished Professor Laxmi Bhuyan (Co-PI) received a three-year $500K grant (CCF-1815643) from the National Science Foundation for developing new evaluation methodology to quantify heterogeneous server energy proportionality, container live migration support and strategies, and management for…
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Niluthpol Chowdhury Mithun
ECE PhD Student Niluthpol Chowdhury Mithun wins Best Paper Award at ICMR 2018
ECE PhD student Niluthpol Chowdhury Mithun is the first author of the paper that won the Best Paper Award at the ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (ICMR) 2018.  Niluthpol’s advisor is ECE Professor Amit Roy-Chowdhury. The paper titled "Learning Joint Embedding with Multimodal Cues for Cross-Modal Video-Text…
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Upcoming Events

A Distinguished Seminar with Professor Lang Tong from Cornell University
December 03, 2018 @ 11:10 am
Winston Chung Hall 205/206
ONLINE LEARNING FOR ALGORITHMIC BIDDING We consider the problem of algorithmic bidding in repeated auctions of goods with unknown clearing prices and value. This problem arises naturally in electricity markets where market participants arbitrage electricity across time or locations. Online advertising is another example where…
A Distinguished Seminar with Professor Lihong V. Wang from California Institute of Technology
November 19, 2018 @ 11:10 am
Bourns Hall A265
WORLD'S DEEPEST-PENETRATION AND FASTEST OPTICAL CAMERAS: PHOTOACOUSTIC TOMOGRAPHY AND COMPRESSED ULTRAFAST PHOTOGRAPHY We developed photoacoustic tomography to peer deep into biological tissue. Photoacoustic tomography (PAT) provides in vivo omniscale functional, metabolic, molecular, and histologic imaging across the scales of…
A Talk by Naehyuck Chang from Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
November 09, 2018 @ 1:30 pm
Bourns Hall A265
DR. NAEHYUCK CHANG LOW-POWER DESIGN FROM EMBEDDED COMPUTING TO CYBER-PHYSICAL SYSTEMS Power consumption became one of the most critical limiting factors in modern electronics systems design from Internet of Things to high-performance computing systems as the device and circuit techniques are being matured. By contrast, systemlevel…
A Talk by Dr. Shuaiwen Song from Pacific Northwest National Lab (PNNL)
November 05, 2018 @ 11:10 am
Winston Chung Hall 205/206
DR. SHUAIWEN SONG UNLEASHING THE POWER OF HOLISTIC SYSTEM DESIGN FOR EMERGING WORKLOADS Within a decade, the technological underpinnings for the process Gordon Moore described will likely come to an end as silicon photolithography approaches atomic scale. To continue the rapid, predictable, and affordable scaling of computing…

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