EECS Joint Colloquium

Wednesday, September 1, 1999

4:00-5:00 p.m.

Hewlett Packard Auditorium, 306 Soda Hall

 

SOLID STATE/OPTOELECTRONICS/ELECTROMAGNETICS

Professor Jeffrey Bokor, EECS and Acting Director of the Electronics Research Laboratory

ABSTRACT: In this talk, I will give an overview of some of the exciting research going on in the Department in the areas of Solid State Electronics Technology and Optoelectronics. MEMS is a huge area of research unto itself and will not be covered in this talk. Electromagnetics is an area in which the department has historically had a strong presence, and I will comment on recent thinking on the evolution in this area.

COMPUTER SCIENCE THEORY

Professor Christos H. Papadimitriou, EECS Professor and Associate Chair

ABSTRACT: Musings on the nature, scope, joys, past, present and future of Theoretical Computer Science in general, and Theory at Berkeley in particular.