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Research Colloquium

Please join the Electrical Engineering Department for the 2017-18 Research Colloquium Series on Tuesday mornings, featuring experts who discuss current issues in the electrical engineering field. Talks are open to both students and the public and live streaming is available.

EE 500C/491 students

Please note that the Colloquium does not meet every week. Credit for EE 500C / EE 491 is attendance based. You must attend at least five Colloquium talks to obtain credit (1 credit for the quarter).

All students must sign the sign-in sheet provided at the back of the lecture theater between 10:20am and 10:40am to verify your attendance. At 10:40am, the sign-up sheets are removed. If you are not signed in at the beginning of the lecture, you will be considered absent. There are no exceptions to this policy.Credit is attendance based. All students must sign the sign-up sheet provided in the lecture theater to verify attendance (no exceptions).



Millimeter Wave communication using out-of-band information
Robert Heath

Robert Heath, University of Texas at Austin
2017-10-03 10:30:00
EEB 105

More-than-Moore with Integrated Silicon-Photonics

Vladimir Stojanovic, University of California, Berkeley
2017-10-10 10:30:00
EEB 105

Device-to-Device Communications in LTE: Out-of-coverage device discovery

David Griffith, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
2017-10-17 10:30:00
EEB 105

Free-Space Optical Communications

Scott Stadler, MIT Lincoln Lab
2017-10-24 10:30:00
EEB 105

Building novel neural technologies for neurorehabilitation
Azadeh Yazdan-Shamorad

Azadeh Yazdan-Shahmorad, UW Electrical Engineering, UW Bioengineering
2017-10-31 10:30:00
EEB 105

Specializing a Planet’s Computation: ASIC Clouds, NRE and Open Source

Michael Taylor, UW Electrical Engineering, Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science & Engineering
2017-11-07 10:30:00
EEB 105

Silicon Integrated Circuit, Sensor and System Approaches for Lab-on-CMOS Applications

Matthew Johnston, Oregon State University
2017-11-28 10:30:00
EEB 105

Watching the Colloquium

Video is available for all colloquia unless noted. There are several ways to watch:

  • Watch the live stream as it happens! You can find it right on our YouTube channel main page.
  • Click on the "Watch the video" link beneath each talk listing. These videos will generally be posted a few days after the talk.
  • Subscribe to our YouTube channel. Videos will show up on the channel a few days after the talk - usually at the same time they're posted to this page.

If you would like to receive email reminders for our colloquium talks, please send email to to be added to the list.

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