University of Wisconsin Madison College of Engineering

Upcoming Events

  1. Monday, October 20

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: Patent Basics for UW Researchers

    Mechanical Engr 1106

    Speaker:  Leah Haman, WARF Intellectual Property Associate

  2. Monday, October 7

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: 7 (Information) Habits of Highly Effective Graduate Students

    Mechanical Engr 1106

    Speaker: Jody Hoesly, UW-Madison Wendt Commons

    Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  3. Monday, September 30

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: Foundations for Heterogeneous Datacenter Design and Management

    1610 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Prof. Ben Lee, Duke University

    Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  4. Monday, September 16

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: Dielectric Liquid Lenses

    1610 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Dr. J. Andrew Yeh, National Tsing Hua University (NTHU), Taiwan

     

    Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  5. Tuesday, September 3

    Instruction Begins

  6. Monday, August 26

    Faculty Contract Year Begins

  7. Monday, December 10

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    (CANCELLED) Seminar: Human/Computer Vision: Visual Attention Modeling from Basic Research to Commercialization

    1610 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Brian Stankiewicz, 3M

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  8. Monday, November 26

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: Physics and Math for Smart (Power) Grids

    1610 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Dr. Michael Chertkov, Los Alamos National Laboratory

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  9. Monday, November 19

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: Room Temperature THz Quantum Cascade Laser Sources

    1610 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Prof. Mikhail Belkin, University of Texas, Austin

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  10. Monday, November 12

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: Emerging wireless technologies: from personal to metro-scale networking

    1610 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Prof. Xinyu Zhang, University of Wisconsin-Madison

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  11. Monday, October 29

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: Can Control Theory Beat the Stock Market?

    1610 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Prof. Jim Primbs, University of Texas, Dallas

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  12. Monday, October 15

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: Phonon Transport in Nanostructures: Development of a Nanoscale Phonon Spectrometer and Thermoelectric Nanomaterials

    1610 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Prof. Richard Robinson, Cornell University

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  13. Monday, September 17

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: An Overview of Wireless Technology Research and Development at Qualcomm

    1610 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Dr.Tamer Kadous, Qualcomm

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  14. Monday, April 30

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: The Next Wireless Frontier: Challenges and Opportunities at mm-wave and Higher Frequencies

    1800 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Prof. Akbar Sayeed, University of Wisconsin-Madison

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  15. Monday, April 23

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: Silicon Nanomembrane based Photonic Crystal Nanostructures for On-chip Open Sensor Systems

    1800 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Prof. Ray Chen, University of Texas-Austin

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  16. Wednesday, April 18

    9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

    Qualcomm Wireless Innovation Prize Competition

    Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery

    Nearly 30 University of Wisconsin-Madison students will compete, with their smartphone apps and other wireless technology products, for more than $17,000 in prizes in the second Qualcomm Wireless Innovation Prize to be held Wednesday, April 18, 2012.

  17. Monday, April 16

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: Electrons in Unusual Flatlands

    1800 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Prof. Mansour Shayegan, Princeton University

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  18. Thursday, April 12

    10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

    Sandia National Laboratories - Thursday Events

    Various

    Coffee with Ben
    When: Thursday, 4/12, 10:00AM-10:30AM
    Where: E^2 Eatery, Engineering Hall common area
    Details: Look for Ben Yang in the EH common area to ask questions about working at Sandia and how to find a job in a relaxed, informal setting.
     
    Round Table Discussion and Q&A
    When: Thursday, 4/12, 10:30AM-11:30AM
    Where: Room 4610 Engineering Hall
    Details: Please drop by for a roundtable/open house.  We will start with a brief panel discussion followed by Q&A.
     
    UW Stem Fair
    When: Thursday, 4/12, 1:00PM-4:00PM
    Where: Engineering Centers Building
    Details: Visit Sandia's booth at the STEM fair!

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  19. Wednesday, April 11

    4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

    Sandia National Laboratories - Wednesday Tech Talk

    Tong Auditorium (Room 1003, Engineering Centers Building)

    Come enjoy some pizza and hear about Sandia Labs from the perspective of Chris Jenkins and Ben Yang, who graduated from UW-Madison last year.

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  20. Monday, March 12

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: Analysis of Complex Modulation in Fiber

    1800 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Prof. Dan van der Weide, University of Wisconsin-Madison

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  21. Monday, February 27

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: Porting Performance across GPUs and FPGAs through Multilevel Granularity Synthesis

    1800 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Prof. Deming Chen, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  22. Monday, February 27

    4:00 PM to 5:30 PM

    Seminar: The Interplay of Convexity and Algorithmic Algebra in Optimization and Systems Analysis

    2540 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Dr. Amir Ali Ahmadi, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  23. Monday, February 20

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: Introduction to 3GPP LTE/LTE-A Standards and 4G Mobile Networks

    1800 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Dr. Charlie Zhang, Samsung

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  24. Monday, February 13

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: Exploiting Saliency in Compressive and Adaptive Sensing

    1800 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Prof. Jarvis Haupt, University of Minnesota

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  25. Monday, February 6

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: TFT vs. ULSIC - from Nano to Giga Electronics

    1800 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Prof. Yue Kuo, Texas A&M University

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  26. Monday, January 30

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: Introduction to ECE 600

    1800 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Prof. Luke Mawst, University of Wisconsin-Madison

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  27. Monday, November 21

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: High efficiency III-V multi-junction solar cells technology

    1610 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Prof. Jaejin Lee, Ajou University, Korea

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  28. Monday, November 14

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: CMOS Reliability Challenges in Nanometer-Scale Integrated Circuits

    1610 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Prof. Sachin S. Sapatnekar, University of Minnesota

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  29. Monday, November 7

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: CMOS Compatible Electro-Optic Transmitter Design and Considerations for Efficient Data Transport

    1610 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Dr. Douglas Gill, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  30. Thursday, October 27

    5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

    ECE Alumni Reception: Santa Clara, California

    Santa Clara, CA 95054

    The Sixth Annual UW-Madison
    Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering
    Bay Area Alumni Reception

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

  31. Saturday, October 22

    Workshop: Applied Algebra Days

    Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery

  32. Monday, October 17

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: At the boundaries of high-frequency analog & RF ICs: Speed, energy and uncertainty

    1610 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Prof. David S. Ricketts, Carnegie Mellon University

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  33. Monday, October 10

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: Silicon-Based Resonant Microsensors

    1610 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Prof. Brand, Georgia Institute of Technology

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  34. Monday, October 3

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: Space-from-Time Imaging: Acquiring Reflectance and Structure Without Lenses

    1610 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Prof. Vivek Goyal, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  35. Monday, September 26

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: Measuring gas properties using custom-built lasers in the telecommunications band

    1610 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Prof. Scott Sanders, Mechanical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  36. Monday, September 19

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: ECE library resources to save you time and money

    1610 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Jody Hoesly, Wendt Commons Library, University of Wisconsin-Madison

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  37. Monday, September 12

    3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

    Seminar: Introduction to ECE 600

    1610 Engineering Hall

    Speaker: Prof. Luke Mawst, University of Wisconsin-Madison

    Contact: Keri Johnson

    kjohnson2@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  38. Friday, September 2

    Instruction begins

    ECE Department Office

    ecechair@engr.wisc.edu

    608/262-3840

  39. Friday, August 5

    8-week summer session ends