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Alanson Sample - Reinventing the Physical Layer to Create Interactive Sensing and Computing Systems

Harnessing electromagnetic waves has changed how we live, work, and play. While the semiconductor industry has enabled faster, cheaper, and lower power wireless computing devices, there is the…

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Kira Barton - Advancements in Modeling, Sensing and Control for High-Resolution Additive Manufacturing

Additive manufacturing (AM) describes a class of processes that perform a layer-by-layer “bottom-up” fabrication approach as opposed to traditional top-down, subtractive fabrication such…

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Konstantin Batygin - Planet Nine From Outer Space

At the outskirts of the solar system, beyond the orbit of Neptune, lies an expansive field of icy debris known as the Kuiper belt. The orbits of the individual asteroid-like bodies within the Kuiper…

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Shimeng Yu - Neuro-Inspired Computing with Synaptic and Neuronal Devices

Neuro-inspired computing is a new computing paradigm that emulates the neural network for information processing. To enable the large-scale neuromorphic system, it is important to develop compact…

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Shang-Tse Chen - AI-infused Security: Robust Defense by Bridging Theory and Practice

While Artificial Intelligence (AI) has tremendous potential as a defense against real-world cybersecurity threats, understanding the capabilities and robustness of AI remains a fundamental challenge,…

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John Baez - Mathematical Mysteries of the Periodic Table

Why do atoms behave the way they do? Why do electrons form “shells,” as seen in the periodic table? Why does the first shell hold 2 electrons, the second 8, and the third 18: twice the…

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Ron Gula - Grand Cyber Questions and How They Impact Cyber Start-ups

Ron Gula will discuss some of the harder questions in cyber we've not come to terms with such as quantifying cyber risk and the government's responsibility for keeping us "cyber…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 2 Weeks ago 7 views 0  

Jayakanth Ravichandran - Dimensional Control of Light-Matter Interaction in Perovskite Chalcogenides

Perovskite Chalcogenides are a new class of semiconductors which have tunable band gap in the visible to infrared part of the electromagnetic spectrum. Besides this band gap tunability, they offer a…

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Hanjun Dai - Adversarial Attack on Graph-Structured Data

Deep learning on graph structures has shown exciting results in cybersecurity applications, such as risk management, binary code similarity detection, etc. However, few attentions have been paid to…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 2 Weeks ago 12 views 0  

Johannes Schmidt-Hieber - Mathematics for Deep Neural Networks: Energy landscape and open problems (Lecture 5/5)

To derive a theory for gradient descent methods, it is important to have some understanding of the energy landscape. In this lecture, an overview of existing results is given. The second part of the…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 3 Weeks ago 17 views 0  

Johannes Schmidt-Hieber - Mathematics for Deep Neural Networks: Statistical theory for deep ReLU networks (Lecture 4/5)

We outline the theory underlying the recent bounds on the estimation risk of deep ReLU networks. In the lecture, we discuss specific properties of the ReLU activation function that relate to skipping…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 3 Weeks ago 11 views 0  

Cherie R. Kagan - Designer Colloidal Nanocrystal Materials for Electronic and Optical Applications

Semiconductor and plasmonic nanocrystals are known for their size and shape dependent photo-luminescence and localized surface plasmon resonances, respectively. In this talk, I will describe the use…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A month ago 9 views 0  

Johannes Schmidt-Hieber - Mathematics for Deep Neural Networks: Advantages of Additional Layers (Lecture 3/5)

Why are deep networks better than shallow networks? We provide a survey of the existing ideas in the literature. In particular, we discuss localization of deep networks, functions that can be easily…

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Michael Lemonick - How a Failed Astrophysics Major Became a Successful Science Writer

I knew from the time I was a very young child that I wanted to be an astronomer. The dream lasted until I got to college, where I learned to my dismay that I actually had no passion for doing what an…

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Bernard Kippelen - Organic Semiconductors in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

In this talk, we will discuss how printable organic conjugated semiconducting molecules and polymers are creating new disruptive technologies that are impacting all industries. We will present recent…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A month ago 6 views 0  

Shelby Allen - A Tale of Two Tasks: Designing and Validating Secure Software

Secure software development can be categorized into two major tasks: designing secure software and validating secure software. In this talk, we will review both categories as well as some resources…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A month ago 17 views 0