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New Initiatives for Rice ECE


Wednesday, April 4
Duncan Hall, Rice University

Webcast videos are now available


Agenda (pdf)
 

8:00-8:50am   Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00am



 
  ECE Affiliates Program Update
Ashutosh Sabharwal, Associate Professor of ECE
Chair, ECE Affiliates Program
9:15am


 
  Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering Highlights
Behnaam Aazhang, J.S. Abercrombie Professor
Chair, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9:30am

 
  RCEL: Educating Engineering Leaders
Mark Embree, Doerr Professor and Director, Rice Center for Engineering Leadership
Professor of Computational and Applied Mathematics
10:00am   Break 
10:30am

 
  Engineering Memories
Caleb Kemere, Assistant Professor of ECE
11:00am

 
  Large-Scale Radiating Integrated (LSRI) Circuits
Aydin Babakhani, Assistant Professor of ECE
11:30am

 
  ECE Affiliates Luncheon (Registration Required)
at Grand Hall, Rice Memorial Center 
1:00pm

 
  Demos and Posters
Featuring the work of ECE Graduate Students
Undergraduate Research Projects
Affiliate-sponsored Senior Design Projects
Rice Center for Engineering Leadership (RCEL)
NanoJapan
 
2:30pm

 
  Computational Imaging for Flexibility, bandwidth reduction and throughput in imaging systems
Ashok Veeraraghavan, Assistant Professor of ECE
3:00pm   Best PhD  Presenter Award
Chris Hunter - "Cooperation in Wireless Networks -- Turning Competitors into Partners"

 
3:30pm   Break 
4:00pm   KEYNOTE: The Inevitability of Change
Dr. James "Red" Duke, University of Texas Medical School at Houston
5:00-5:15pm   People's Choice Awards

 
   
Reception immediately following awards ceremony
Brockman Hall Portico
(Sponsored by the Electrical & Computer Engineering Department)