Joint Colloquium

This colloquium is dedicated to hosting presentations at the intersection of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. The colloquium consists of a mix of short faculty presentations presenting their latest research results, with presentations of internationally distinguished speakers who are brought to campus to interact with our department's community.

The EECS Colloquium is sponsored by a generous donation from Hewlett-Packard.

Wednesdays 4:00-5:00 PM HP Auditorium, 306 Soda Hall (unless otherwise noted)
Refreshments 3:30 - 4:00 pm, Wozniak Lounge 430-480 Soda Hall

Fall 2000

August 30 Distinguished Lecture Series

Challenges in Circuits, Design and Devices for Low Power SoC
Dr. Toshiaki Masuhara
Senior Chief Engineer, Hitachi Corporation

September 6
Distinguished Lecture Series

Supporting and Naming Mobile People
Professor Mary Gray Baker
Computer Science and Electrical Engineering Departments, Stanford University

September 13
Distinguished Lecture Series

Si Technology in the Internet Era
Dr. Dennis Buss
Vice President, Silicon Technology Development, Texas Instruments

September 20
Distinguished Lecture Series

Circuits in the Oddest Places: Frontiers of Organic Electronics Research
Vivek Subramanian
Professor, EECS Department, U.C. Berkeley


September 27
Distinguished Lecture Series

Groebner Bases
Bernd Sturmfels
Professor, EECS, UC Berkeley

October 4
Distinguished Lecture Series

Trends in Computing and Communications from a VC's Perspective
Kevin Fong
Managing Partner, The Mayfield Fund

October 11
Distinguished Lecture Series

The Eyes Have It: User Interfaces for Information Visualization
Ben Shneiderman
Professor, Department of Computer Science and Founding Director, Human-Computer Interaction Laboratory, University of Maryland, College Park

October 18
Distinguished Lecture Series

Sub-Linear Time Error-Correction and Error-Detection
Luca Trevisan
Professor, EECS Department, U.C. Berkeley

October 25
Distinguished Lecture Series

Intentional Programming
Dr. Charles Simonyi
Distinguished Engineer, Microsoft Corporation

November 1
Distinguished Lecture Series

Publisher-Centric Web Caching
John Chuang
Professor, EECS and the School of Information Management and Systems, U. C. Berkeley


November 8
Distinguished Lecture Series

B2B Commerce: Enabling Integrity in Electronic Marketplace
Dr. Colin Parris
Vice President, E-Marketplace Solutions, Tivoli Systems, an IBM company

November 15
Distinguished Lecture Series

SHANNON vs. MOORE: Signal Processing Platforms for 3G Wireless Communications and Beyond 3G Spells Deconstruction for The Wireless Industry
Dr. Ravi Subramanian
Vice President, Systems Engineering, Morphics Technology, Inc.


November 29
Distinguished Lecture Series

Persistent Object Repositories in Distributed Systems
Dr. Barbara Liskov
Ford Professor of Engineering, Laboratory for Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

December 6
Distinguished Lecture Series

Quantum Information Processing: Theory and Practice
Dr. Isaac Chuang
IBM Research


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