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2009 ECE Affiliates Conference Agenda

Building Stronger Connections

Wednesday, October 14
Duncan Hall, Rice University

On-line registration is CLOSED.

Agenda (download pdf)
8:00-8:50am Registration and Continental Breakfast

ECE Affiliates Program Update (pdf)
Ashutosh Sabharwal, Assistant Professor of ECE
Chair, ECE Affiliates Program
Director, Center for Multimedia Communication

Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering Highlights (pdf)
Behnaam Aazhang, J.S. Abercrombie Professor
Chair, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

LANCER - A Unique Nanotechnology Research Collaboration
Daniel Mittleman, Professor of ECE
10:00am Break

The Local View in Networks (pdf)
Ashutosh Sabharwal, Assistant Professor of ECE

Advancements in Workload Shaping and Scheduling for QoS Control(pdf)
Peter Varman, Professor of ECE and CS

ECE Affiliates Luncheon (Registration Required)
at The Grand Hall, Rice Student Center

Demo and Posters
Featuring the work of ECE Students
Affiliate-sponsored Senior Design Projects --New Feature!

Compressive Signal Processing (pdf)
Richard Baraniuk, Victor E. Cameron Professor in Engineering
3:00pm The New Senior Design Program Experience in ECE (pdf)
Gary Woods, Professor in the Practice of Computer Technology
3:30pm Break
4:00pm Keynote - High Performance Multi-Core Processors (pdf)
Dr. Alan Gatherer, Texas Instruments
CTO for the High Performance Multicore Businesses at Texas Instruments
TI Fellow

Webcast Archive

Reception immediately following lecture
The Brochstein Pavillion
(Sponsored by the Electrical & Computer Engineering 
 and Computer Science Departments)

Computer Science Affiliates Meeting, October 15, 2009