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Peter Swire - The Growing Importance of the Non-Code Aspects of Cybersecurity

According to the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education, half of the cybersecurity specialties now involve primarily non-code work. This lecture draws on the "Pedagogic Cybersecurity…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 15th, 2019 4 plays 0  

Ambrose Kam - Simulation-Based Cyber Wargaming

Cyber threats are rampant and their potential damages to enterprises continue to soar over time. Hence, cyber resilience techniques need to be examined and assessed for their effectiveness before…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 14th, 2019 5 plays 0  

Adam Bates - Can Data Provenance Put an End to the Data Breach?

In a provenance-aware system, mechanisms gather and report metadata that describes the history of each data object being processed, allowing us to understand how objects came to exist in their…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 11th, 2019 5 plays 0  

Petit Entrepreneurship Academy - Networking for Entrepreneurs and How to Give an Effective Elevator Pitch

Kirk Barnes Co-Founder/President, TransPharMed Jane McCracken Assistant Director, ATDC

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 10th, 2019 10 plays 0  

The Realities of Resilience: An Authentic Leadership Discussion

In this rare and candid panel discussion, Georgia Tech leaders share insights on building personal resilience. Through their own stories of adversity, opportunity, tragedy and triumph, the panel will…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 9th, 2019 2 plays 0  

Daniel Ferris - Merging Humans and Machines to Assist Legged Locomotion

Robotic technologies have greatly advanced in recent years, enabling the creation of new wearable sensors and motorized devices. Robotic exoskeletons for human performance augmentation or…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 7th, 2019 4 plays 0  

Blair Brettmann - Expansion of Electrospinnable Materials Beyond High Molecular Weight Polymers

Electrospinning is a valuable production method for nanoscale polymeric fibers. However, a major limitation of the technology is the requirement for the use of high molecular weight polymers as a…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 7th, 2019 3 plays 0  

Igor Bargatin - Plate Mechanical Metamaterials and their Applications

Recently, we introduced the concept of plate mechanical metamaterials—cellular plates with carefully controlled periodic geometry and unique mechanical properties—as well as its initial…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 3rd, 2019 9 plays 0  

Julia Greer - Materials by Design: Three-Dimensional (3D) Nano-Architected Meta-Materials

The keynote speaker and IEN 2019 Meindl Lecturer is Julia Greer, Professor of Materials Science, Mechanics, and Medical Engineering at CalTech, who will speak on “Materials by Design:…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 2nd, 2019 4 plays 0  

Margaret Loper - Trusting Smart Cities: Risk Factors and Implications

In the coming decades, we will live in a world surrounded by tens of billions of devices that will interoperate and collaborate in an effort to deliver personalized and autonomic services. This…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 19th, 2019 14 plays 0  

Tucker Hermans - Improving Multi-fingered Robot Manipulation by Unifying Learning and Planning

Multi-fingered hands offer autonomous robots increased dexterity, versatility, and stability over simple two-fingered grippers. Naturally, this increased ability comes with increased complexity in…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 18th, 2019 4 plays 0  

David Heath - Efficiently Computing with Private Data

Today, individual users and organizations often wish to contribute their private data to compute functions of interest. Unfortunately, when data is deemed too valuable or is legally protected, such…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 9th, 2019 31 plays 0  

Luis Sentis - Considerations on Productivity, Performance and Ergonomics of Human-Centered Robots

Human centered robots provide embodiments whose purpose is to increase human productivity and comfort in complex non-structured environments. On one hand, operating in such environments demands new…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 4th, 2019 5 plays 0  

Madhavan Swaminathan - System Scaling through Heterogeneous Integration

A combination of "Moore" (IC) and "More than Moore" (package) scaling has led to the shrinking of electronic systems over the last several decades. As scaling continues beyond…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 3rd, 2019 16 plays 0  

Sakis Meliopoulos - Energy System Cyber Security: An Overview

The electric energy grid is a recognized critical infrastructure. It is vulnerable to self-disturbances as well as cyber-attacks. In particular cyber-attacks can cause from mild disruptions to…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 3rd, 2019 6 plays 0