Upcoming Lectures

The Case for Microgestures in Augmented Reality

Speaker: Francisco Ortega

The next wave of human-computer interaction technology includes augmented reality (AR) head-mounted displays (HMDs). While controllers remain the most common …

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Past Lectures

FPGA Accelerators in the Cloud

Speaker: Viktor Prasanna

With recent dramatic advances in Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs), these devices are being used along with multi-core and novel …

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Wrangling supercomputers to do cutting-edge science: life as a Department of Energy researcher

Speaker: Erik Draeger

Want to follow cancer cells through a patient’s bloodstream? Design new materials that will result in better, more efficient batteries? …

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Serverless-Edge Computing for Machine Learning Applications: Architecture, Solutions, and Future Directions

Speaker: Boyuan Guan

Over the past decade, the popularity of machine learning applications such as recommender systems, image recognition, real-time alerts, event detection, …

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Nagarajan Prabakar Portrait

Merits and Myths of Quantum Computing

Speaker: Nagarajan Prabakar

What salient features of quantum computing establish quantum supremacy? How does the wave function of quantum states and the probabilistic …

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A Mixed Methods Study: How Cultural Messages Through Experiences Influence Occupational Pursuit of Muslim Female Computer Science Students

Speaker: Maral Kargarmoakhar

Women are underrepresented in the field of computer science in the United States. However, this is not a new problem …

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Accelerating Scientific Discoveries Through Optimal Experimental Design and Machine Learning

Speaker: Byung-Jun Yoon

Accelerating Scientific Discoveries Through Optimal Experimental Design and Machine Learning Real-world scientific problems involve complex systems with immense uncertainties. In …

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