Brenna Argall

Learning Motion Control for Autonomous and Assistive Robots

Brenna Argall
October 19, 2011

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Thrasos Pappas

Visual Signal Analysis and Compression: Focus on Texture

Thrasos Pappas
October 27, 2010

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Abstract: The fields of visual signal analysis and compression have made significant advances during the last two decades, incorporating sophisticated signal processing techniques and models of human perception.

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Larry Henschen, Professor of EECS
Technical Writing: Organizing a Research Paper

Larry Henschen, Professor

April 4, 2012

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Abstract: You’ve done the research, analyzed the data, and drawn your conclusions.  Now how do you describe it to the rest of the world? 

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Andrew Chien

Technology Scaling and the Future of Microprocessors: The 10x10 Approach

Andrew Chien

William Eckhardt Professor, Department of Computer Science
Senior Fellow, Computation Institute, University of Chicago
Senior Computer Scientist, Argonne National Laboratory

May 9, 2012

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Abstract: In the waning days of Moore’s Law, Dennard scaling (density, speed, and energy) has given way density scaling with incremental improvements in transistor speed and energy

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Aggelos K. Katsaggelos

Recovering Lost Information in Images and Video

Aggelos K. Katsaggelos

March 10, 2010

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Abstract: In this presentation, work performed in the Image and Video Processing Laboratory will be described.

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grayson2-videoTopological Insulators: Electronic Materials for the Sorcerer's Apprentice

Matthew Grayson
March 30, 2011

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Abstract A revolution in electronic materials is currently underway, sparked by the discovery 5 years ago of a new class of conductors called topological insulators.

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Jason Hartline

The Theory of Crowdsourcing

Jason Hartline
February 23, 2011

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Abstract: Crowdsourcing contests have been popularized by the Netflix challenge and websites like TopCoder and Taskcn.  What is crowdsourcing? 

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