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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 4 plays 0  

Saima Afroz Siddiqui - Magnetic and Spintronic Device for Computing and Memory

Magnetic devices promise intriguing design paradigms where electron spin is used as the information token instead of its charge counterpart. While magnetic random-access memory (MRAM) is considered…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 18th, 2020 0 plays 0  

Ayse Coskun - Cross-layer Optimizations for Building Energy-Efficient 2.5D Systems with Silicon Photonic Networks

The design of today's leading-edge systems is fraught with power, thermal, and variability challenges. The applications in rapidly growing computing domains of cloud and HPC exhibit significant…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 10th, 2020 9 plays 0  

Lisa Yaszek - A Brief History of Nanotechnology in Science Fiction

Physicist Richard Feynman is generally credited with formulating the concepts that seeded nanotechnology in his 1959 talk, “There’s Plenty of Room at the Bottom.” In this talk,…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on March 3rd, 2020 6 plays 0  

Juan-Pablo Correa-Baena - Understanding and Designing Interfaces and Defects in Perovskite Solar Cells

Perovskite solar cells promise to yield efficiencies beyond 30% by further improving the quality of the materials and devices. Electronic defect passivation, and suppression of detrimental…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on February 5th, 2020 42 plays 0  

Chandra Raman - Miniature atomic beams for integrated atomic quantum devices

Atomic sensors—devices that utilize individual atoms as the sensing mechanism—offer enormous prospects for high sensitivity, accuracy and immunity to environmental noise. This is because…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on January 15th, 2020 2 plays 0  

Benjamin Yang - Advancements in Photonics for Radio Frequency Electronics Systems

The application of photonics for the processing of radio frequency (RF) systems offer many potential advantages, such as low signal transport loss, large operating bandwidth, and potentially low…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on January 13th, 2020 0 plays 0  

Nga Lee (Sally) Ng - Atmospheric Organic Aerosols: Sources, Chemistry, and Health Impacts

Organic aerosols constitute a significant fraction of submicron fine particulate matter (PM) in the atmosphere. Secondary organic aerosols (SOA) formed from condensation of low-volatility species…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on December 6th, 2019 10 plays 0  

John Rogers - Semiconductor Nanomaterials for Transient Electronics

A remarkable feature of modern integrated circuit technology is its ability to operate in a stable fashion, with almost perfect reliability, without physical or chemical change. Recently developed…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 30th, 2019 51 plays 0  

Seth Marder - Applications of Molecular Dopants and Interface Modifiers for Electronic and Opto-Electronic Applications

Organic, hybrid, and 2D materials have attracted interest for electronic applications due to their potential for use in low-cost, large-area, flexible electronic devices. Here we will report on…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 17th, 2019 8 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 5 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 13 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 21 plays 0  

Ryan Diestelhorst - The Future of Computer-Aided Engineering

New advancements in cloud computing and machine learning have created an opportunity for a revolutionary advancement in how hardware engineering is performed. In this talk, Ryan Diestelhorst will…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on May 9th, 2019 33 plays 0  

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…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on April 15th, 2019 21 plays 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…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on April 2nd, 2019 17 plays 0