Announcements

Dutt and Levorato Awarded NSF Grant for Healthcare IoT Research

Dutt and Levorato Awarded NSF Grant for Healthcare IoT Research

Chancellor’s Professor of Computer Science Nikil Dutt  and Assistant Professor of Computer Science Marco Levorato have received a $300,000 research grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for designing a personalized ubiquitous healthcare framework using the Internet of Things (IoT).  Dutt and Levorato lead the research  project “IoCT-CARE: Internet of Cognitive Things for Personalized Healthcare” jointly with Finnish partners at the University of Turku, the Turku University Central Hospital, and VTT Finland.  The two-year project investigates a self-aware cognitive IoT (more…)

 

CECS Seminar Series

CECS Seminar Series

Title: “Accelerators and Enablement for Application-Specific Multicore Platforms”

Speaker: Dr. Andreas Herkersdorf, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Technische Universität München

Date and Time: Monday, July 31, 2017 at 2:00PM-3:00PM

Location: DBH 3011

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CECS Seminar Series

CECS Seminar Series

Image result for raid ayoub Title: “Mobile and Emerging Computing Systems: challenges and research opportunities”

Speaker: Dr. Raid Ayoub, Intel Strategic CAD Lab, Portland, Oregon, USA

Date and Time: Friday, June 23, 2017 at 11:00AM-12:00PM

Location: DBH 3011

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CECS Seminar Series

CECS Seminar Series

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Title: “Self-Awareness in Remote Health Monitoring Systems using Wearable Electronics”

Speaker: Prof. Axel Jantsch, TU Wien

Date and Time: Friday, June 16, 2017 at 11:00AM-12:00PM

Location: 2430 Engineering Hall

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Associate Professor Zoran Nenadic named Hai-Tian Scholar

Associate Professor Zoran Nenadic named Hai-Tian Scholar

Associate Professor of biomedical engineering and electrical engineering and computer science Zoran Nenadic has been appointed a Hai-Tian scholar in recognition of his research contributions.
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CECS Seminar Series

CECS Seminar Series

Title: “Optimizing private local memories in heterogeneous architectures”

Speaker: Christian Pilato, Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), Lugano, Switzerland

Date and Time: Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 11:00AM-12:00PM

Location: ICS 432

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Cyber-Physical Systems Master’s Program

Cyber-Physical Systems Master’s Program

UC Irvine will be the first university in the U.S. to offer a professional master’s in embedded and cyber-physical systems (MECPS). Set to enroll its inaugural class of students in fall 2017, the one-year full-time master’s program will train students in the foundation, skills and hands-on practices of embedded and cyber-physical systems design, optimization and evaluation.

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Professor Mohammad Al Faruque recognized by Academic Senate

Professor Mohammad Al Faruque recognized by Academic Senate

Professor Mohammad Al Faruque from CECS has been recognized for his exemplar achievements in research by the Academic Senate. He will be presented with the Distinguished Assistant Professor Award for Research this Monday 4:30 – 6:30 p.m, November 6, 2017 in the Newkirk Alumni Center. This award is given to those who have achieved excellence through their activities in research, teaching, and service. Faruque’s hard work and outstanding achievements through his research are highlighted through the Distinguished Assistant Professor Award. Congratulations!

 

Professor Jeff Krichmar awarded 2017 Proof of Product (POP) Grant

Professor Jeff Krichmar awarded 2017 Proof of Product (POP) Grant

http://www.socsci.uci.edu/~jkrichma/images/IMG_5984.JPGProfessor Jeffrey L. Krichmar of CECS was awarded the 2017 Proof of Product (POP) Grant for his interactive robotic device used as therapy for children with developmental disorders. The POP Grant provides funds of up to $125,000 to campus entrepreneurs to move promising early technologies closer to commercialization. As part of The BIG Initiative, the grant bridges the gap between promising UCI research and commercialization and spurs regional economic development.

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CECS Seminar Series

CECS Seminar Series

Title: “Heterogeneous Chip Architectures for Big Data Analytics”               

Speaker: Houman Homayoun, George Mason University, Virginia

Date and Time: Friday, April 28, 2017 at 11:00AM

Location: 2430 Engineering Hall

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Distinguished Lecture Series

Title:  “Processor Paradigms: Evolution or Disruption and the importance of the Transformation Hierarchy Moving Forward”

Speaker: Prof. Yale N. Patt, University of Texas, Austin TX

Date and Time: Friday, March 31, 2017 at 3:30 p.m.

Location: Donald Bren Hall 4011

Hosts: Professor Alex Nicolau

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The NCIC labs have developed a novel sub-terahertz radiator

The NCIC labs have developed a novel sub-terahertz radiator

CECS professor Payam Heydari (left) of electrical engineering & computer science  and grad student researcher Peyman Nazari have engineered a novel sub-terahertz radiator with highest efficiency and radiated power that may have widespread applications. (more…)

 

CECS Director Kurdahi Named Newest Associate Dean

CECS Director Kurdahi Named Newest Associate Dean

CECS Director and Professor Fadi Kurdahi will be serving as the Samueli School of Engineering’s inaugural associate dean for graduate and professional studies. In his new role, Kurdahi will oversee policies and procedures for graduate and professional student education and supporting the school’s strategic goals, recruitment, and establishing self-supporting and certification programs.

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CECS Seminar Series

CECS Seminar Series

Title: “Low Energy, a New Trend for Lightweight Cryptography”

Speaker: Dr. Francesco Regazzoni, ALaRI Institute of Università della Svizzera italiana, Lugano, Switzerland

Date and Time: Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.

Location: Donald Bren Hall 4011

Host: Professor Nikil Dutt

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Payam Heydari Named 2017 IEEE Fellow

Payam Heydari Named 2017 IEEE Fellow

Payam Heydari, Professor of Electrical Engineering, from Irvine, CA, USA has been named an IEEE Fellow. Professor Heydari is being recognized for contributions to silicon-based millimeter-wave integrated circuits and systems. Click here to read the full article.