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2017 Frank Harary Lecture: Sierra: The LLNL IBM CORAL System

  Bronis R. de Supinski Chief Technology Officer Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory October 6, 2017, 10:30 am – 11:30 am Science Hall 107       Abstract Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) has a long history of leadership in large-scale computing. Our next platform, Sierra, a heterogeneous system that will be sited as part of…
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Demand Side Management in Homes with the Human Factor in the Loop

  Long Tran-Thanh Lecturer (Assistant Professor) University of Southampton February 10, 2017 3:30–4:30pm Science Hall 124 Host: Son Tran and William Yeoh Abstract In this talk I will describe a number of demand side management projects we have developed in Southampton, and our latest work on how we deal with the related challenges of considering…
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Effective Multirobot Human Teaming for Surveillance Tasks

  Monica Anderson Associate Professor The University of Alabama February 1, 2017 3:30–4:30pm Science Hall 107 Host: William Yeoh Abstract Robotic systems are becoming more practical in military applications. In fact, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are currently used for surveillance and reconnaissance missions. However, current systems utilize complex one (or multiple) operator/one robot interfaces. Also,…
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Networked Control Technology and Its Practical Applications

  Lei Wang Associate Professor Henan Polytechnic University November 16, 2016 3:30–4:30pm Science Hall 107 Host: William Yeoh Abstract Networked control systems (NCS) have been one of the main research focuses in academia as well as in industrial applications for many decades. NCS has taken the form of a multidisciplinary area. This presentation gives a…
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A First Introduction to Deep Learning Machines

  Manel Martínez-Ramón Professor, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering University of New Mexico June 7, 2016 9:00–10:30am Science Hall 107 Host: Huiping Cao Abstract Deep learning is a discipline of machine learning somehow inspired in the learning structures of the brain tissue, which is structured in layers of neurons. The DL learning procedure is…
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An Integrated Hardware/Software Framework for Adaptive Thread Management in Multi-Core Multithreaded Microprocessors

  Chen Liu Assistant Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering Department Clarkson University May 4, 2016 3:30–4:30pm Science Hall 107 Host: Mai Zheng Abstract Complexity in resource allocation increases dramatically as multiple cores and threads are implemented on a single chip, which forms Multicore Multithreaded Microprocessor (MMMP). Such complexity is worsened by the variation in workload…
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