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Colloquium 2005-2006

Please join the Electrical Engineering Department for the 2005-06 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: Credit is attendance based. All students must sign the sign-up sheet provided in the lecture theater to verify attendance (no exceptions). Students will obtain 1 credit provided they attend at least five colloquium talks during winter quarter.

Colloquia

Spring

A 40 year Research Journey at the University of Washington

Sinclair Yee, University of Washington, Dept. of Electrical Engineering
2006-06-01 00:00:00
EEB 125
Abstract

Ambient Intelligence: Where Wireless Multimedia and Sensor Networks Meet

Jan Rabaey, Berkeley Wireless Research Center
2006-05-18 00:00:00
EEB 125
Abstract

The NEPTUNE Ocean Observatory: Interactive Networks of Remotely Operated Submarine Laboratories

John R. Delaney, University of Washington, School of Oceanography
2006-05-11 00:00:00
EEB 125
Abstract | Video

Modern Wireless Communication: When Shannon Meets Marconi

David Tse, University of California at Berkeley, Dept. of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences
2006-05-04 00:00:00
EEB 125
Abstract | Video

Nature Inspired Optimization Techniques in Engineering Electromagnetics: Let Darwin and the bees design your cellphone and spacecraft antennas

Yahya Rahmat-Samii, University of California, Los Angeles
2006-04-20 00:00:00
EEB 125
Abstract | Video

Winter

Algorithms and Rate-Distortion Bounds in Data Compression for Multi-User Communications

Michelle Effros, California Institute of Technology, Electrical Engineering
2006-02-23 00:00:00
EEB 105
Abstract

Continuous-time DSPs, Analog/Digital Computers and other Mixed-Domain Circuits

Yannis Tsividis, Columbia University, Electrical Engineering
2006-02-09 00:00:00
EEB 105
Abstract | Video

The Arecibo Observatory

Sixto Gonzalez, The Arecibo Observatory
2006-01-26 00:00:00
EEB 105
Abstract | Video

Toward development of conjugated polymers: New materials for mechanical and optical devices

Hsing-Lin Wang, Los Alamos National Laboratory
2006-01-12 00:00:00
EEB 105
Abstract | Video

Autumn

There’s Something About ABET

Rich Christie, University of Washington, Dept. of Electrical Engineering
2005-12-08 00:00:00
EEB 125
Abstract | Video

The Science of Audio in 2005 – Spatial Perception

James Johnston, Microsoft Corp., Codecs Group
2005-12-01 00:00:00
EEB 125
Abstract | Video

How Cells Decide What to Eat and What to Become: The Physics of Transcriptional Regulation

Rob Phillips, California Institute of Technology, Applied Physics and Mechanical Engineering
2005-11-17 00:00:00
EEB 125
Abstract | Video

Title: Ultra-wideband (UWB) system design considerations for high speed, short range wireless communications

V. Srinivasa Somayazulu, Intel Corporation
2005-11-03 00:00:00
EEB 125
Abstract | Video

CPU Architectures: future shifts from traditional models

Doug Carmean, Intel Corporation
2005-10-20 00:00:00
EEB 125
Abstract | Video

Department of Electrical Engineering Activities: An Overview

David Allstot, University of Washington, Dept. of Electrical Engineering
2005-10-06 00:00:00
EEB 125
Abstract

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 talk_request@ee.washington.edu to be added to the list.

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