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Evan W. Glover - Building a Strategic Privacy Program

Privacy is a multi-faceted challenge for organizations – to be successful, they must take a holistic approach to protecting the personal data and information of all stakeholders. Privacy…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on December 7th, 2020 13 plays 0  

Jesse Thaler - Collision Course: Artificial Intelligence Meets Fundamental Interactions

Modern machine learning has had an outsized impact on many scientific fields, and fundamental physics is no exception. What is special about fundamental physics, though, is the vast amount of…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 30th, 2020 2 plays 0  

Jan Peters - Robot Skill Learning: Quo Vadis?

Autonomous robots that can assist humans in situations of daily life have been a long standing vision of robotics, artificial intelligence, and cognitive sciences. A first step towards this goal is…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 24th, 2020 7 plays 0  

Huimin Zhao - Challenges and Opportunities at the Nexus of Synthetic Biology, Machine Learning, and Automation

Inspired by the exponential growth of the microelectronic industry, my lab has been attempting to build a biofoundry that integrates biology, automation and artificial intelligence (AI)/machine…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 23rd, 2020 1 plays 0  

Henry Tong, Larry LaMont - Mobilizing mmWave to Realize the Full 5G Potential

5G NR mmWave opens doors to vast amounts of network capacity, fiber-like speeds and ultra-low latencies that promise to bring new and enhanced experiences to the masses, as well as inherent security…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 23rd, 2020 6 plays 0  

Jakub Szefer - Securing FPGA-Accelerated Cloud Infrastructures

Cloud FPGAs have been gaining popularity in recent years due to the ability of users to request FPGA resources quickly, flexibly, and on-demand. However, as public cloud providers make FPGAs…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 18th, 2020 13 plays 0  

Wei Gao - Skin-Interfaced Wearable Sweat Biosensors

The rising research interest in personalized medicine promises to revolutionize traditional medical practices. This presents a tremendous opportunity for developing wearable devices toward predictive…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 13th, 2020 12 plays 0  

Craig Buhr - Reinforcement Learning: Leveraging Deep Learning for Controls

Reinforcement learning is getting a lot of attention lately. People are excited about its potential to solve complex problems in areas such as robotics and automated driving, where traditional…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 10th, 2020 5 plays 0  

Karthika Subramani - When Push comes to Ads: Measuring the Rise of (Malicious) Push Advertising

The rapid growth of online advertising has fueled the growth of ad-blocking software, such as new ad-blocking and privacy-oriented browsers or browser extensions. In response, both ad publishers and…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 5th, 2020 10 plays 0  

Leidong Mao - Ferrohydrodynamic isolation of circulating tumor cells and exosomes

Manipulating micron- and nano-sized objects in magnetic liquids in a continuous flow through so-called “ferrohydrodynamics” is a relatively new research field. It has resulted in…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 4th, 2020 4 plays 0  

Xiaojun Lance Lian - Engineering Human Stem Cells for Treating Cardiac Diseases

Human pluripotent stem cells (hPSCs) offer the potential to generate large numbers of functional cardiomyocytes from clonal and patient-specific cell sources. Here we show that temporal modulation of…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 30th, 2020 1 plays 0  

Bin Yu - Curating a COVID-19 data repository and forecasting county-level death counts in the United States​

As the COVID-19 outbreak evolves, accurate forecasting continues to play an extremely important role in informing policy decisions. In this paper, we present our continuous curation of a large data…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 30th, 2020 2 plays 0  

Carlos S. Moreno - The ResonanceDx Bulk Acoustic Resonance Sensing Platform

As the global coronavirus pandemic continues, there is an urgent clinical and epidemiological need to be able to assess whether or not someone has contracted COVID19. The ResonanceDx Bulk Acoustic…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 27th, 2020 6 plays 0  

Jianjun Wei - Integrated Nanoplasmonic Biosensors for Protein Biomarkers

Nano-plasmonics, an emerging branch field of nanophotonics concerning properties of collective electronic excitations (surface plasmon, SP) in nanostructures of noble metals (e.g. silver and gold),…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 27th, 2020 5 plays 0  

Sidney D'Mello - Understanding Human Functioning & Enhancing Human Potential through Computational Methods

It is generally accepted that computational methods can complement traditional approaches to understanding human functioning, including thoughts, feelings, behaviors, and social interactions. I…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 27th, 2020 9 plays 0