Meeting Held at USC Viterbi on International MURI and BARI Initiatives Led by Maryam Shanechi

60 scientists from 12 universities and government labs came together to hear about a MURI initiative on brain-computer interfaces and to kick-off a new BARI initiative on AI.

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Professor Jay Kuo Wins the IEEE Computer Society's 2019 Edward J. McCluskey Technical Achievement Award

The prolific researcher has co-authored 280 journal papers, 920 conference papers, 39 patents, 14 books, and helped guide 147 students to their PhDs.

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Can Unit-E Bring Digital Currency Mainstream?

Salman Avestimehr trusts in the power of algorithms.

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No other discipline is as broad or influences as wide a range of technologies as Electrical and Computer Engineering. More than just circuit and chip design, our researchers lead the way in fields such as Machine Learning, AI, Internet of Things, Brain Imaging, Quantum Technology, and Speech and Language Processing.

The research we do has a profound impact on everything from medicine, to energy efficiency, to communication and cellular technology – and so much more. In our department you’ll find a place to nurture your creativity, work with amazing new tools, and be exposed to exciting technology.

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Events

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ECE Seminar: Harnessing Nature to Make Wireless Positioning Practical and Accurate

Wed, Mar 20, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: EEB 248
Speaker: Manikanta Kotaru, Ph.D. Candidate, Stanford University Talk Title: Harnessing Nature to Make Wireless Positioning Practical and Accurate Abstract: Positioning has been the Holy Grail of wireless sensing research with a wide range...

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Center for Cyber-Physical Systems and Internet of Things and Ming Hsieh Institute Seminar Series

Wed, Mar 20, 2019
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: EEB 132
Speaker: Antonis Papachristodoulou, University of Oxford Talk Title: Exploiting Sparsity in Semidefinite and Sum of Squares Programming Series: Center for Cyber-Physical Systems and Internet of Things Abstract: Semidefinite and sum of...

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A lot of previous blogs have shared great advice about experience in research labs or plans for jobs after graduation. That is not the advice I’m here to give students. You see, by the time I had finished my first semester as a Freshman at USC I had lost weight. A lot of weight.  [Read more]

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Using Artificial Intelligence to Predict Violence in Movies

The film industry will soon be able to better predict MPAA ratings for movies, thanks to a new artificial intelligence tool.

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Meeting Held at USC Viterbi on International MURI and BARI Initiatives Led by Maryam Shanechi

60 scientists from 12 universities and government labs came together to hear about a MURI initiative on brain-computer interfaces and to kick-off a new BARI initiative on AI.

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A Robotic Leg, Born Without Prior Knowledge, Learns to Walk

New AI algorithms could allow robots to learn to move by themselves, imitating animals.

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