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Optimal Decision Fusion under Order Effect

Speaker: Dr. Ehsan Nekouei, Department of Electrical Engineering, City University of Hong Kong
Date: 08 November 2019 (Friday)
Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Venue: Room B6605, City University of Hong Kong
Reception starts at 4:15pm
Language: English

Attacks and Defenses on Machine Learning Services

Speaker: Mr. Huadi Zheng, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Date: 01 November 2019 (Friday)
Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Venue: Room CD634, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Reception starts at 4:15pm
Language: English

Quantum tensor singular value decomposition with applications to recommendation systems

Speaker: Dr. Guofeng Zhang, Department of Applied Mathematics
Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Date: 25 October 2019 (Friday)
Time: 4:30-5:30pm
Venue: Room G6302, City University of Hong Kong
Reception starts at 4:15pm
Language: English

LEC : Learning Driven Data-path Equivalence Checking

Speaker: Dr Jiang Long, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Date: 18 October 2019 (Friday)
Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Venue: Room CD634, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Reception starts at 4:15pm
Language: English

Coherent Gradients: An Approach to Understanding Generalization in Gradient Descent-Based Optimization

Speaker: Dr. Sat Chatterjee, Senior Staff Engineering Manager, Google AI, Mountain View, CA, USA
Date: 18 October 2019 (Friday)
Time: 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Venue: G6302, 6/F, Green Zone, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building, CityU
Language: English

Predicting the Network Controllability Robustness:
A Convolutional Neural Network Approach

Speaker: Dr. Yang LOU, Department of Electrical Engineering
City University of Hong Kong
Date: 04 October 2019 (Friday)
Time: 4:30-5:30pm
Venue: Room B6605, City University of Hong Kong
Reception starts at 4:15pm
Language: English

Integrating Drones into 5G and Beyond:
How to Effectively Control Air-to-Ground Interference?

Speaker: Dr Liang Liu, Dept. of Electronic and Information Engineering
Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Date: 27 September 2019 (Friday)
Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Venue: Room CD634, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Reception starts at 4:15pm
Language: English

Community Detection in Networks: Spectral Clustering and Beyond

Speaker: Dr. Hadrien van Lierde,
Date: 20 September 2019 (Friday)
Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Venue: Room B6605, City University of Hong Kong
Language: English

A Review of the Inductive Power Transfer System

Speaker: Dr Siu-Chung Wong, Dept. of Electronic and Information Engineering,
Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Date: 13 September 2019 (Friday)
Time: 10:30am – 11:30am
Venue: Room CD634, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Reception starts at 10:15am
Language: English

Facing Trade Wars in the Information Age- Trade Secret Protection and the U.S. Economic Espionage Act

Speaker: Professor Chih-Chieh, Carol, LIN, School of Law, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
Date: 06 September 2019 (Friday)
Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Venue: B6605, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building, City University of Hong Kong, Kowloon Tong
Language: English

Introduction on AWS & AWS Educate

Speaker: Ms. Amy Tung, AWS, Manager, Territory Business Development
Date: 28 August 2019 (Wednesday)
Time: 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Venue: P4703, 4/F, Purple Zone, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building, CityU
Language: English

U-bent Optical fibers - sensors for all

Speaker: Prof. Soumyo MUKHERJI, Department of Biosciences and Bioengineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
Date: 28 August 2019 (Wednesday)
Time: 12:15 – 13:45 pm
Venue: G6302, Yeung Kin Man Acad. Bldg., City University of Hong Kong
(Reception with light sandwiches at 12:10pm, talks start at 12:15 pm.To facilitate the order of sandwiches, please register through email pearllam2@cityu.edu.hk.)
Language: English

Inverted Atoms in SiC: Silicon Vacancies as Qubits

Speaker: Professor Evelyn L. Hu, John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138
Date: 15 August 2019 (Thursday)
Time: 11:00am – 12:00nn
Venue: B6605, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building, City University of Hong Kong, Kowloon Tong
Language: English

Laser-induced Graphene-based Non-enzymatic Sensor for Detection of Hydrogen Peroxide

Speaker: Dr. Jiaqi WANG, School of Microelectronics, Dalian University of Technology
Date: 01 August 2019 (Thursday)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Venue: G5314, Yeung Kin Man Acad. Bldg., City University of Hong Kong
Language: English

Quantum Photonics Using 2D Materials

Speaker: Prof. Vinod Menon, IEEE Photonics Society Distinguished Lecturer, City University of New York, U.S.A.
Date: 30 July 2019 (Tuesday)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 nn
Venue: G6302, Yeung Kin Man Acad. Bldg., City University of Hong Kong
Language: English

Uncovering neural representations of large-scale rat hippocampal population codes

Speaker: Dr. Zhe Sage Chen, Associate Professor, School of Medicine, New York University
Date: 12 July 2019 (Friday)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 nn
Venue: (Reception with light sandwiches at 10:55am, talks start at 11am. To facilitate the order of sandwiches, please register through email chchung33@cityu.edu.hk.)
G5314, Yeung Kin Man Acad. Bldg., City University of Hong Kong
Language: English

Neutron transmutation doping of isotope enriched ZnO nanorods to produce p-type material

Speaker: Prof. Charlie Ironside, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia
Date: 03 July 2019 (Wednesday)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 nn
Venue: YEUNG P4302, Purple Zone, Floor 4, City University of Hong Kong
Language: English

Full-Duplex Relaying Cognitive Radio Network With Cooperative Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access

Speaker: Ms. Xinyu Wang, Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Date: 17 May 2019 (Friday)
Time: 4:30-5:30pm (Reception starts at 4:15pm)
Venue: Room CD634, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Language: English

Canonical computation without canonical representation

Speaker: Dr Alan Mishchenko, Senior Researcher,
Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences,
University of California, Berkeley
Date: 10 May 2019 (Friday)
Time: 10:00am – 11:00 am
Venue: G6302, 6/F, Green Zone, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building, CityU
Language: English

Green IoT and Data Analytics for Smart Cities

Speaker: Dr. Edith C.H. Ngai, Associate Professor,
Department of Information Technology,
Uppsala University, Sweden
Date: 10 May 2019 (Friday)
Time: 2:30pm – 3:30pm
Venue: G6315, 6/F, Green Zone, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building, CityU
Language: English

Delay Margin Achievable by PID Control

Speaker: Mr. Jianqi Chen, City University of Hong Kong
Date: 10 May 2019 (Friday)
Time: 4:30-5:30pm (Reception starts at 4:15pm)
Venue: Room B6605, City University of Hong Kong
Language: English

Modeling of Cyber-Coupled Power Systems with Attack-Defense Interaction

Speaker: Dong LIU, Dept. of Electronic and Information Eng., Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Date: 03 May 2019 (Friday)
Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm (Reception starts at 4:15pm)
Venue: Room CD634, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Language: English

Exploiting Nonlinear Modeling and Dynamics to Improve the Performance of Sampling Phase-Locked Loops

Speaker: Prof. Geza Kolumban, Pazmany Peter Catholic University, Budapest, Hungary
Date: 26 April 2019 (Friday)
Time: 4:30pm -5:45pm
Venue: Room B6605, City University of Hong Kong
Reception starts at 4:15pm
Language: English

Modeling Cascading Failure in Power Systems from a Network Perspective

Speaker: Prof. C. K. Michael Tse, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Date: 24 April 2019 (Wednesday)
Time: 10:00am – 11:00am (Reception starts at 9:45am)
Venue: Room G6302, City University of Hong Kong
Language: English

The Sharing Economy for the Smart Grid

Speaker: Prof Kameshwar Poolla, Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences University of California, Berkeley
Date: 18 April 2019 (Thursday)
Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Venue: Room G6302, City University of Hong Kong
Language: English

Ultrahigh Resolution Optical Vector Analysis based on Microwave Photonics

Speaker: Dr Min Xue, Department of Electronic and Information Eng., Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Date: 12 April 2019 (Friday)
Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Venue: Room CD634, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Language: English

Machine Learning for Optimization in Dense Wireless Networks

Speaker: Jun ZHANG, Dept. of Electronic and Information Eng., Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Date: 29 March 2019 (Friday)
Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Venue: Room CD634, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Reception starts at 4:15pm
Language: English

When Short-Packet Communication Meets Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access

Speaker: Dr Nan (Jonas) Yang, Senior Lecturer and Future Engineering Research Leadership Fellow HDR Convenor & International Education Partnership Coordinator Research School of Electrical, Energy and Materials Engineering ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science The Australian National University (NJIT)
Date: 29 March 2019 (Friday)
Time: 10:00am – 11:00 am
Venue: G6302, 6/F, Green Zone, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building, CityU
Language: English

What can an AI Chatbot Teach You?

Speaker: Dr. Chee Wei Tan, City University of Hong Kong
Date: 22 March 2019 (Friday)
Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Venue: Room Y5-202, City University of Hong Kong
Reception starts at 4:15pm
Language: English

Keys to Successful Job Hunting

Speaker: Mr. Danny Luk, General Manager, Administration & Property Jardine Matheson Limited
Date: 22 March 2019 (Friday)
Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Venue: P1402 (EE Lab Area), Yeung Kin Man Acad. Bldg., City University of Hong Kong
Language: English

Targeting the piriform cortex as therapeutic treatment for epilepsy

Speaker: Dr. Geoffrey Lau, Department of Biomedical Sciences, City University of Hong Kong
Date: 19 March 2019 (Tuesday)
Time: 12:00 nn – 1:30 pm
Venue: G5314, Yeung Kin Man Acad. Bldg., City University of Hong Kong
(Reception with light sandwiches at 11:55am, talks start at 12nn. To facilitate the order of sandwiches, please register through email chchung33@cityu.edu.hk.)
Language: English

Drone-assisted Mobile Edge Computing

Speaker: Prof Nirwan Ansari, IEEE Communication Society Distinguished Lecturer, New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT)
Date: 18 March 2019 (Monday)
Time: 10:30am – 11:30 am
Venue: G6315, 6/F, Green Zone, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building, CityU
Language: English

Information Spreading on Social Networks

Speaker: Mr. Dong YANG, Department of Electronic Engineering, City University of Hong Kong
Date: 15 March 2019 (Friday)
Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Venue: G6302, Yeung Kin Man Acad. Bldg., City University of Hong Kong
Language: English

Outlier-Robust Matrix Completion via lp Minimization

Speaker: Prof Hing Cheung So, Department of Electronic Engineering, City University of Hong Kong
Date: 01 March 2019 (Friday)
Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Venue: Room G6302, City University of Hong Kong
Reception starts at 4:15pm
Language: English

NMDAR-controlled CCK switches neocortical LTP and associative memory

Speaker: Chair Prof. Jufang He, Department of Biomedical Sciences, City University of Hong Kong
Date: 26 February 2019 (Tuesday)
Time: 12:00 nn – 1:30 pm
Venue: R5004, Bank of China Building, City University of Hong Kong
Reception with light sandwiches at 11:45am, talks start at 12nn. To facilitate the order of sandwiches, please register through email chchung33@cityu.edu.hk
Language: English

Non-orthogonal V2X Communications

Speaker: Mr Zhenhui Situ, Dept. of Electronic and Information Eng., Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Date: 22 February 2019 (Friday)
Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Venue: Room CD634, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Language: English

Optimal Privacy-aware Estimation: An Entropy Constrained Approach

Speaker: Dr Ehsan Nekouei, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
Date: 23 January 2019 (Wednesday)
Time: 3:30pm – 4:30pm
Venue: Room G6302, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building, City University of Hong Kong
Language: English

Semiconductor Laser Dynamics For High-Speed Random Signal Generation

Speaker: Dr Nelson Sze-Chun Chan, Department of Electronic Engineering City University of Hong Kong
Date: 18 January 2019 (Friday)
Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Venue: Room G6302, City University of Hong Kong
Reception starts at 4:15pm
Language: English

Degree distributions in large networks: A little theory and a counterexample

Speaker: Prof. Armand M. Makowski, University of Maryland College Park, USA
Date: 09 January 2019 (Wednesday)
Time: 3:00pm – 4:00pm
Venue: Room G6302, City University of Hong Kong
Reception starts at 4:15pm
Language: English