Distinguished Lecture Series

[ 2017-2018 | 2018-2019 ]



Sep. 27, 2018 4:00-5:00pm

Dr. Paul Davids, Sandia National Laboratories

“Power Generation From Radiative Thermal Sources: Infrared Rectenna Direct Conversion”

Location: Domenici Hall 106

  Oct. 4, 2018 4:00-5:00pm

Prof. Baoxia Mi, University of California, Berkeley

“2D Nanosheet-Stacked Membrane for Separation and Solar-Powered Desalination”

Location: Domenici Hall 106

  Oct. 18, 2018 4:00-5:00pm

Prof. Zuber Mulla, Texas Tech University / Health Sciences Center El Paso

“Using Large Datasets to Improve Maternal and Child Health”

Location: Domenici Hall 106

Nov. 7, 2018 4:00-5:00pm

Prof. Pei Xu, New Mexico State University

“Development of Alternative Water Supplies for Water Security: Challenges, Innovations and Opportunities”

Location: Domenici Hall 106

  Jan. 17 , 2019 4:00-5:00pm

Prof. Daniel Bliss, Arizona State University

Topic: Autonomous and communication systems

Location: TBD

  Feb. 6, 2019 4:00-5:00pm

Dr. David Moore, Sandia National Laboratories

Topic: Nondestructive testing

Location: TBD

  Feb. 28, 2019 4:00-5:00pm

Dr. David Mascarenas, Los Alamos National Laboratory

“Augmented Reality to Enable the Next Generation of Infrastructure Inspection”

Location: TBD

Mar. 14, 2019 4:00-5:00pm

Prof. Olgica Milenkovic, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Topic: DNA-based data storage

Location: TBD


Sep. 28, 2017 4:00-5:00pm

Prof. Mohammed Dawood, New Mexico State University

“Metacognition: Helping Students Plan, Monitor, & Evaluate Study Skills & Strategies”

Goddard Hall (GO) Room 200

Oct. 18, 2017 4:00-5:00pm

Emily Donahue, Sandia National Laboratories

“The Art of Machine Learning: Understanding Style, Photos, and Sketches with Computer Vision”

Hardman Jacobs Learning Center (HJLC) Room 225

  Feb. 8, 2018 4:00-5:00pm

Prof. Moin Qureshi, Georgia Tech

“Microarchitecture and Memory System for Scalable Quantum Computers”

Hardman Jacobs Learning Center (HJLC) Room 225

Mar. 8, 2018 4:00-5:00pm

Prof. Hamid Marvi, Arizona State University

“Bio-inspired Interactions with Complex Terrains”

Hardman Jacobs Learning Center (HJLC) Room 225

  Mar. 15, 2018 4:00-5:00pm

Prof. Fred Chong, University of Chicago

“Quantum Computing is Getting Real: Architecture, Programming Languages, and OS roles in Closing the Gap between Quantum Algorithms and Machines”

Hardman Jacobs Learning Center (HJLC) Room 225

Apr. 5, 2018 4:00-5:00pm

Dr. Geoffrey Fairchild, Los Alamos National Laboratory

“Real-Time Social Internet Data to Guide Disease Forecasting Models”

Hardman Jacobs Learning Center (HJLC) Room 225




Apr. 18, 2018 4:00-5:00pm

Dr. Ahmed Arabi Hassen, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Additive Manufacturing: Current State, Challenges, and Future Opportunities

Hardman Jacobs Learning Center (HJLC) Room 225