ECE Speaker Series

2018

Sabato Santaniello
Temporal Evolution and Diagnostic Utility of High Frequency Oscillations in Drug-Resistant Epilepsy
Date: 11/19/2018 - 9:55am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Peter Bajcsy
Multi-faceted Software-Based Measurements from Large Microscopy Images
Date: 11/12/2018 - 9:55am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Palash Bharadwaj
Antenna-Coupled Optoelectronics With Two- Dimensional Materials
Date: 11/05/2018 - 9:55am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Reza Shadmehr
The Cerebellum as a Supervised Learning Machine
Date: 10/22/2018 - 9:55am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Steve Jiang
Artificial Intelligence in Cancer Research
Date: 10/15/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: ECE Large Conference Room (D N328)
Filippo Capolino
Interesting Electromagnetic Phenomena in Metamaterials and Some Applications
Date: 10/15/2018 - 9:55am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Gabriel Popescu
3D Imaging of Thick Specimens Using Gradient Light Interference Microscopy (GLIM)
Date: 10/08/2018 - 9:55am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Zeynep Çelik-Butler
Flexible, Self-Packaged MEMS Sensors and Nano Energy Harvesters
Date: 10/01/2018 - 9:55am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Trac D. Tran
Entropy Minimization for Sparse Recovery, Low-rank Approximation and Representative Selection
Date: 09/24/2018 - 9:55am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Kristen Maitland
Internal Excitation in Whole Animal Fluorescence Imaging for Enhanced Detection of Tuberculosis
Date: 09/17/2018 - 9:55am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Chia-Hung Chen
Ultrafast Single-Cell Level Enzymatic Tumor Profiling
Date: 09/10/2018 - 9:55am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Peter So
High Throughput, High Content Neurobiological Imaging
Date: 05/16/2018 - 11:00am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm E-220
Shanlin Pan
Photoelectrochemical Investigations of Semiconductor Surfaces and Catalyst Interfaces for Clean Energy
Date: 04/30/2018 - 9:55am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Keith Roper
Nanoantenna-induced Carriers and Nonlinear Susceptibility in 2D Materials
Date: 04/23/2018 - 9:55am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Irina Larina
Exploring Reproduction and Development through Functional Optical Imaging
Date: 02/26/2018 - 10:00am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Albert Hoefel
System Architecture, Practical Grounding and Signal Distribution
Date: 02/19/2018 - 9:55am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Ronald Summers
The Impact of Deep Learning on Radiology
Date: 02/12/2018 - 9:45am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Won Park
Principles and Biomedical Applications of Plasmon Enhanced Luminescence Upconversion
Date: 02/05/2018 - 9:55am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122

2017

Pei-Yu Chiou
Light-Controlled Cellular Surgery
Date: 11/20/2017 - 9:55am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Vladislav V. Yakovlev
Per Aspera Ad Astra: Channeling Light Through Opaque Medium
Date: 11/13/2017 - 9:55am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Jeff Wang
Discerning Rare Disease Biomarkers by Micro- and Nanotechnologies
Date: 11/06/2017 - 9:55am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Huikai Xie
MEMS Scanning Mirrors and Their Sensing and Imaging Applications
Date: 10/23/2017 - 9:50am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Jin Z. Zhang
Novel Optical Properties of Plasmonic Metal Nanostructures: A Case Study of Hollow Gold Nanospheres (HGNs) and Their Applications in Sensing and Cancer Therapy
Date: 09/18/2017 - 10:00am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Nianqiang Wu
Plasmon-Enhanced Solar Energy Conversion in Semiconductor-Metal heterojunctions
Date: 04/24/2017 - 10:00am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
B. Shanker
Challenges and Opportunities in High Fidelity Computational Electromagnetic simulation
Date: 04/17/2017 - 10:00am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Richard Levenson
Microscopic Evaluation of Tissue: The Definitive Diagnostic Procedure
Date: 04/10/2017 - 10:00am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Alexandre Brolo
Golden Times for Nanotechnology: Plasmonic Materials and their applications
Date: 03/20/2017 - 10:00am
Location: Engr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Robert Magnusson
Guided-mode resonance nanophonics: Fundamentals and applications
Date: 02/13/2017 - 10:00am
Location: Egr Bldg 2, Rm W122

2016

Syed Mubeen
Engineering Nanomaterials for Solar Fuel and Chemical Production
Date: 11/21/2016 - 10:00am
Location: Egr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Steven Gao
Low-cost Small Smart Antennas for Wireless Communications
Date: 10/31/2016 - 10:00am
Location: Egr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Kai Zhu
Perovskite Solar Cells: Materials Synthesis, Device Operation and Charge Carrier Dynamics
Date: 10/28/2016 - 12:30pm
Location: Egr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Dr. Jiming Song
Efficient Modeling of Electromagnetic and Ultrasonic Wave Propagation and Applications in Nondestructive Evaluation
Date: 10/18/2016 - 4:00pm
Location: Egr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Dr. Yung-Hsian Lu
Opportunities and Challenges in Global Network Cameras
Date: 10/03/2016 - 10:00am
Location: Egr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Dr. Jingyu Lin
Hexagonal boron nitride: Epitaxial growth, optical properties, and exploration of active devices
Date: 09/26/2016 - 10:00am
Location: Egr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Dr. Joel Kubby
Adaptive Optical Microscopy using Direct Wavefront Sensing
Date: 09/12/2016 - 10:00am
Location: Egr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Dr. Teri Odom
Follow the Nano Brick Road
Date: 04/29/2016 - 2:30pm
Location: UH Hilton
Dr. Mark Arnold
Noninvasive Spectroscopy for Analytical Measurements of Glucose in People and Polarizability in Novel Organic Co-Crystaline Materials
Date: 04/22/2016 - 12:00pm
Location: Egr Bldg 2 Rm W122
Dr. Frederico Rosei
Multifunctional Material for Electronics and Photonics
Date: 04/11/2016 - 10:00am
Location: Egr Bldg 2 Rm W122
Dr. Scott Carney
Lens vs Algorithm: Optical Imaging in the Age of Computers
Date: 04/04/2016 - 10:00am
Location: Egr Bldg 2 Rm W122
Dr. Mike McShane
Implantable Optical Biosensors: Materials for Next-Generation Monitoring
Date: 03/28/2016 - 10:00am
Location: Egr Bldg 2 Rm W122
Dr. Rajakkannu Mutharasan
Biosensors for genes, pathogens, parasites, biomarkers and toxins
Date: 03/21/2016 - 10:00am
Location: Egr Bldg 2 Rm W122
Dr. Shuaiwen Leon Song
Exploring Performance, Energy, Reliability and Accuracy Optimizations for Future Exascale Systems
Date: 03/07/2016 - 10:00am
Location: Egr Bldg 2 Rm W122
Dr. David Cappelleri, Assistant Professor, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University
Multi-Scale Robotics Automation
Date: 02/22/2016 - 10:00am
Location: Egr Bldg 2 Rm W122
Dr. Xiong Gong, Associate Professor, Department of Polymer Engineering, University of Akron
Bulk Heterojunction Perovskite Hybrid Solar Cells with Large Fill-Factor
Date: 02/19/2016 - 12:30pm
Location: Egr Bldg 2 Rm W122
Dr. Sang-Hyun Oh, Associate Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Minnesota
Ultra-flat and Ultra-small: New Approaches to Nanofabrication for Plasmonics and Metamaterials
Date: 02/08/2016 - 10:00am
Location: Egr Bldg 2 Rm W122
Dr. P.R. Kumar, Professor of Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Texas A&M University
On Architectures, Strategies and Theories for Integrating Renewable Energy Sources
Date: 01/29/2016 - 11:00am
Location: Egr Bldg 2, Rm W122

2015

Valentin Dragoi, Ph.D., Levit Family Professor of Neuroscience, Dept. of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Univ. of Texas-Houston Medical School
Population Coding in Visual Cortical Networks
Date: 04/24/2015 - 4:00pm
Location: CBB Room 104
Behnaam Aazhang
On Real-Time Network Modulation for Intractable Epilepsy
Date: 03/27/2015 - 4:00pm
Location: CBB Room 104, University of Houston
Cameron Buckner, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, UH
Philosophical Issues in Comparative Cognition Research
Date: 02/13/2015 - 4:00pm
Location: CBB Room 106

2014

Shivakumar Vaithyanathan, Senior Manager, Cognitive Computing, IBM
Declarative Big Data Analytics: Applications and Tools
Date: 10/24/2014 - 4:00pm
Location: CBB Room 106, University of Houston
Pawan Sinha, Ph.D., Professor of Vision and Computational Neuroscience, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, MIT
Learning to see late in life
Date: 04/18/2014 - 9:30am
Location: CBB Room 106, University of Houston
Matthew A. Wilson, Ph. D., Sherman Fairchild Professor of Neuroscience, Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, Departments of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, and Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sequential Event Memory Formation and Reactivation in the Hippocampus and Beyond
Speaker Biosketch
Date: 03/31/2014 - 11:00am
Location: SEC 104
Professor Antonio Facchetti, Department of Chemistry, Northwestern University and Polyera Corporation
New Materials for Printed Opto-Electronic Devices: Synthesis, Charge Transport, and Process Engineering
Speaker Biosketch
Date: 02/10/2014 - 11:00am
Location: SEC 104
Professor Brian T. Cunningham, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Department of Bioengineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Photonic Crystal Enhanced Microscopy: A New Tool for Imaging Cell-Surface Interactions and High Sensitivity Biomolecule Detection
Speaker Biosketch
Date: 02/03/2014 - 11:00am
Location: SEC 104