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2020

Spring 2020

Jan. 24

No Seminar

 

Jan. 31

The sparse manifold transform

Bruno Olshausen, UC Berkeley

Host: Miguel Carreira-Perpiñán

 

Feb. 7 

Unleashing the power of Synthetic Aperture Radar for commercial applications

Julie Baker, COO and co-Founder of Ursa Space Systems

Host: CITRIS

 

Feb.14

Advanced software stack to increase performance portability and efficiency on emerging large-scale systems

Gokcen Kestor, Pacific Northwest National Lab

Host: Dong Li

 

Feb. 21

Towards automated data science: automating feature extraction and feature selection

Yanjie Fu, University of Central Florida

Host: Wan Du

 

Feb. 28

Multiview representation learning with canonical correlation analysis

Weiran Wang, Salesforce Research

Host: Miguel Carreira-Perpiñán

 

March 6 

Multi-modality remote sensing data acquisition and analysis for high throughput phenotyping in agriculture

Melba Crawford, Purdue University

Host: CITRIS

 

March 13

Distributed optimization and learning for intelligent interdependent networks

Hadi Amini, Florida International University

Host: Shijia Pan

 

March 20

GPU-based methods and representations for path planning and multi-agent navigation

Renato Farias, EECS, UC Merced

Host: Marcelo Kallmann

 

March 27

Cesar Chavez Holiday

 

April 3

Towards optimal 3D reconstruction of caves using RGB-D cameras

Guoxiang Zhang, EECS, UC Merced

Host: YangQuan Chen

 

April 17 

Learning structure with limited annotation

Wei-Chih Hung, EECS, UC Merced

Host: Ming-Hsuan Yang

 

April 24

Agricultural land classification and crop water use: the importance of ground truthing for calibration and validation

Joel Kimmelshue, Land IQ

Host: CITRIS

 

May 1

Generative models for content creation

Hsin-Ying Lee, EECS, UC Merced

Host: Ming-Hsuan Yang

 

 


Fall 2020

Dec. 11 

Title: TBD

Speaker: Yan Li (Western Digital)

Host: Prof. Dong Li

 

Dec. 4

Title: Planning Algorithms for Robots Operating in Vineyards

Speaker: Thomas Thayer

Host: Prof. Stefano Carpin

 

Nov. 20

Title: PHY-aware Cross-layer Protocol and Application Design for Cellular Networks

Speaker: Dr. Yaxiong Xie (Princeton University)

Host: Prof. Wan Du

 

Nov. 13

Title: Markov Chain-Based Stochastic Strategies for Robotic Surveillance

Speaker: Prof. Francesco Bullo (University of California, Santa Barbara)

Host: Prof. Stefano Carpin

 

Nov. 6

Title: Understanding the Diverging Trajectories of “Twin” Online Communities during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Speaker: Dr. Jason Zhang (Max Planck Institute for Human Development)

Host: Prof. Shijia Pan

 

Oct. 30

Title: PEER Hub ImageNet (ϕ-Net) and Deep Learning in Image-based Structural Damage Recognition

Speaker: Dr. Yuqing Gao (University of California Berkeley)

Host: Prof. Shijia Pan

 

Oct. 23

Title: Elastic-honeypot: Malicious Content Sniffers for Social Networks

Speaker: Prof. Xu Yuan (University of Louisiana at Lafayette)

Host: Prof. Wan Du

 

Oct. 16

Title: Batteries Not Included: Reimagining Computing for the Next Trillion Devices

Speaker: Prof. Josiah Hester (Northwestern University)

Host: Prof. Shijia Pan

 

Oct. 9

Title: Portable Laser Cutting

Speaker: Thijs Roumen (Hasso Plattner Insitute)

Host: Prof. Marcelo Kallmann

 

Oct. 2

Title: Improved Camera Sensing Systems using Multimodal Sensor Fusion

Speaker: Shiwei Fang (the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

Host: Prof. Shijia Pan

 

Sept. 25

Title: Scalable Deep Learning on Supercomputers
Speaker: Dr. Zhao Zhang (Texas Advanced Computing Center)

Host: Prof. Dong Li

 

Sept. 18

Title: Human Gait Health Monitoring using Structural Vibration Sensing

Speaker: Jonathon Fagert (Carnegie Mellon University)

Host: Prof. Shijia Pan

 

Sept. 11

Title: My Experience on Ubiquitous Computing System Research

Speaker: Prof. Hua Huang (UC Merced)

 

Sept. 4

Title: Secret Key Agreement for Data Dissemination in Platoon-based Vehicular Cyber-Physical Systems

Speaker: Dr. Kai (Lukas) Li (CISTER)
Host: Prof. Shijia Pan

 

 

Aug. 28
Title: Online Learning to Act in Structured Problems with Multimodal Data
Speaker: Dr. Tong Yu
Host: Prof. Shijia Pan