Session 1.  Printable and Wearable Technology [Chair:  Prof. Candler] [Pinnacle Room]

11:00am – 11:20pm   Precision Enhancement of 3D Printing via In Situ Metrology and Geometry-Inspired Deep Learning

Ling Li; Advisor:  Rob Candler

11:20am – 11:40am   Towards Autonomous Printable Robotics: Design and Prototyping of Mechanical Logic

Wenzhong Yan; Advisor:  Ankur Mehta

11:40am – 12:00pm   A Non-invasive and Wearable Molecular Diagnostic Technology for Monitoring of Patients at Risk for Sepsis

Yichao Zhao; Advisor:  Sam Emaminejad


Session 2.  TBD [ Chair:  Prof. Jonathan Kao] [Pathways Room]

11:00am – 11:20am  Instruction, Microarchitecture and Compiler for a FPGA based CNN Processor

Yunxuan Yu and Chen Wu; Advisor:  Lei He

11:20am – 11:40am   TBD

Michael Kleinman; Advisor:  Jonathan  Kao

11:40am – 12:00pm   WaferScale GPUs

Saptadeep Pal; Advisor:  Puneet Gupta


Session 3.  TBD [Chair:  Prof. Greg Pottie] [Centennial AB]

11:00am – 11:20am   Distributed UAV Placement Optimization for Cooperative Line-of-sight MIMO Communications

Samer Hanna; Advisor:  Danijela Cabric

11:20am – 11:40am   Spatial and Temporal Characteristics of 350/650 GHz Indoor Wireless Channels

Heng Zhao; Advisor:  Greg Pottie

11:40am – 12:00pm  A 0.55nW/0.5V 32kHz Crystal Oscillator Based on a DC-Only Sustaining Amplifier for IoT

Hani Esmaeelzadeh; Advisor:  Sudhakar Pamarti


Session 4.  Advanced Photonics Technology [Chair:  Prof. Ben Williams] [Centennial AB]

1:30pm – 1:50pm      Broadband and High Power Terahertz Metasurface Lasers

Christopher Curwen; Advisor:  Benjamin Williams

1:50pm – 2:10pm     Ultrafast Time-lens Imaging of Laser Frequency Microcomb Bursts

Xinghe Jiang; Advisor:  Chee Wei Wong

2:10pm – 2:30pm      High-Power Terahertz Generation from Bias-Free, Telecommuncation-Compatible Photoconductive Nanoantennas

Deniz Turan; Advisor:  Mona Jarrahi


Session 5.  TBD [Chair:  Prof. He] [Pinnacle Room]

1:30pm – 1:50pm      Infrastructure Aided Communications Networking for Autonomous Transportation

Yulia Sunyoto; Advisor:  Izhak Rubin

1:50pm – 2:10pm      Don’t Trust Smartphone Time for Distributed Sensing: Quantifying and Mitigating Poor Quality-of-Time

Joseph Noor and Sandeep Sandha; Advisor: Mani Srivastava

2:10pm – 2:30pm     On Unconditional Security for Transmittng Private Messages Over Networks

Gaurav Kumar agarway; Advisor:  Christina Fragouli


Session 6.  TBD  [Chair:  Samatha Benedict] [Pathways Room]

1:30pm – 1:50pm      Magnetic Memory

Armin Razavi; Advisor:  Kang Wang

1:50pm – 2:10pm     SI IF Reliability

 Niloofar Shakoorzadeh; Advisor:  Subu Iyer

2:10pm – 2:30pm      TBD

 Seyed Mehrdad babamir; Advisor:  Behzad Ravavi


Session 7.  TBD  [Chair:  Prof. Yang] [Centennial AB]

3:00pm – 3:20pm      Qsparse-SGD: Communication Efficient Distributed SDG

 Debraj Basu; Advisor:  Suhas Diggavi

3:20pm – 3:40pm     Multidimensional Spatially Coupled Codes

Homa Esfahanizadeh; Advisor:  Lara Dolecek

3:40pm – 4:00pm      Information-Optimum LDPC Decoder

Linfang Wang; Advisor:  Richard Wesel

4:00pm – 4:20pm    An Exterior Non-Negative Matrix Factorization (NMF) Algorithm and It’s Applications

Tonmoy Monsoor; Advisor:  Vwani Roychowhury


Session 8. TBD [Chair:  Prof. Kadambi] [Pinnacle Room]

3:00pm – 3:20pm      A Camera that can Predict the Future

Yunhao Ba; Advisor:  Achuta Kadambi

3:20pm – 3:40pm      Machine Learning-Based Design of Spectral Sensors

Zach Ballard; Advisor:  Aydogan Ozcan

3:40pm – 4:00pm      Integrated RF Spectroscopic Sensors Enables Scientific Advancement

Yan Zhang; Advisor: Frank Chang

4:00pm – 4:20pm     Live Cell Tracking with Phase Stretch Transform

Madhuri Suthar; Advisor: Bahram Jalali


Session 9.  TBD  [Chair:  Abidi] [Pathways Room]

3:00pm – 3:20pm      Coupling Electromagnetic Waves to Spin Waves: A Compact Model for Frequency Selective Limiters

Han Cui; Advisor:  Yuanxun Wang

3:20pm – 3:40pm     Beam Controllable Patch Antenna

Haozhan Tian; Advisor:  Tatsuo Itoh

3:40pm – 4:00pm      A Novel Deployable Flat Lens Antenna Based on Gradient-Index Metamaterials

Anastasios Papathanasopoulos; Advisor:  Yahya Rahmat-Samii

Graduate Student Posters

Last NameFirst NameAdvisor(s)Title
AnwarFatimaSrivastavaSecuring Time in Untursted Operating Systems with TimeSeal
BaYunhaoKadambiPolarization-based Surface Recovery using Physics-based AI
BaYunhaoKadambiRethinking Physics in the AI Era
BiedkaMatthewWang, Y.TBD
BooHyunpilWongPlanar Diffractive Optical Elements for Advanced Displays: Theory
BrownDustinRahmat-SamiiAntenna Systems for Infrastructure-Aided Communications for Networked Vehicles
CaiYubinRahmat-SamiiDesign of Wideband Frequency Reconfigurable Electrically Small Loop Antennas with MEMS Switch
ChangKai-ChiIWongSeven Qubit Entanglement in Biphoton Frequency Combs
ChenLi-YangYangA 19-GHz Pulsed-Cohrent ToF Receiver for Laser Ranging Systems
EzhilarasuGouthamIyerHigh Yield Laser Lift-Off & Assembly of Blue GaN microLEDs Using Thermoplastic Adhesive Bonding
FereidooniFoadWang, Y.TBD
FloresJaime FlorWongLaser-driven Photonic Crystal Cavity Optomechanics for Sensing at the Thermodynamical Limits
GuWeiWang, Y.TBD
HojaijiHannanehEmaminejadA Non-invasive and Autonomous Diurnal Wearable Biomarker Analysis System
HuangJiahuiWongSpectral diffusion and Photon Correlation Spectroscipy of 2D Atomic Crystals
JangYoon-SooWongObserving sub-femtometer Displacement Sensitivities through Microresonators with Q in Excess of 1 Billion
JeyakumarJeya VikranthSrivastavaSenseHAR: A Robust Virtual Activity Sensor forSmartphones and Wearables
JishiAliWang, Y.TBD
JoshiDhaivatDiggaviNanopore Sequencing: Alignment for DNA and RNA sequences
Kalappurakal ThankappanKannanIyerOn-Chip ESD Sensor
KangJin HoWongHigh-resolution Interface Mapping of 2D Atomic Crystal Heterostructures
KimAnthonyWilliamsTerahertz polarization imaging using quantum cascade laser
KimberHarpunaEmaminejadIAn Autonomous 3D Biofluid Management and Analysis Lab-on-the-Body Platform for Point-of-Person Monitoring
KrijestoracEnesCabricUAV Relay Placement with Unknown User Locations Using Deep Reinforcement Learning
KumarAbhinavWongDual-microwave Definition of Chip-scale Laser Frequency Comb Clockwork
LiYue JerryWang, Y.TBD
LiangYuanHeMedical Image Segmentation
LiuHaoWongUltrafast Real-time Dynamics in Dispersion-managed Dissipative Kerr Solutions On-chip
LiuMing-HsiangIyerProcess Development of Power Delivery Through-Wafer Vias for Silicon Interconnect Fabric (Si-IF)
LuTingWang, Y.TBD
LuongKevinWang, Y.TBD
MahonarVigneshRahmat-SamiiRadiation Characteristics of Umbrella Reflector Antennas for CubeSats – Determination of Optimal Feed Location, Gain Loss and grating Lobes
MendinuetoDrew-DerrickWongHigh-dimensional Biphoton Energy-time Qubits in Chip-scale High-Q Rsonators
MontazavianParastouWilliamsTerahertz Littrow external-cavity metasurface lasers
MoragEilamWilliamsDesign of mid-infrared quantum-cascade vertical-external-cavity surface-emitting-laser
PadhyeAtharvaKadambiA Camera that can See Around Corners
PanahiMohammadaliWang, Y.TBD
PapathanasopoulousAnastasiosRahmat-SamiiA Compact Collapsible Metamaterial-Based Lens Antenna
PapathanasopoulousAnastasiosRahmat-SamiiA Novel Deployable Flat Lens Antenna Based on Gradint-Index Metamaterials
PrasadSrinivasWang, Y.TBD
QiaoWeikangChangHardware Acceleration of Lossless Compression in Data Centers
RazaviArvinWang, K.Magnetic Memory
SandhaSandeep SinghSrivastavaHeliot: A Cyber-Physical Emulation Platform for IoT Research
SantosJean Paul (JP)Wang, Y.TBD
SarafKanavKaiserFully-Automated Diagnosis of Aortic Stenosis Using Phonocardiogram-Based Features
SeungYooWongMetasurfaces for Spatial-energy-time Hyperentanglement
ShahiPrachiKadambiA Camera that can Predict a Stroke
ShahUjashIyerDynamic Thermal Management for Silicon Interconnect Fabric using Flash Cooling
ShiXiaoHeStochastic Modeling
ShildaDerekWongSecure image transfer for synchronized chaotic laser optomechanics
SinghAkash DeepSrivastavaMulti-modal Imaging Platform for Robust Object Detection
SongJiazhangYangA CMOS X-ray Imaging Front-End
SongWeinanHeMedical Image Segmentation
SorensenEricIyerCharacterization of InP die on the Silicon Interconnect Fabric
LiuMing-HsiangIyerProcess Development of Power Delivery Through-Wafer Vias for Silicon Interconnect Fabric (Si-IF)
LuTingWang, Y.TBD
LiuMing-HsiangIyerProcess Development of Power Delivery Through-Wafer Vias for Silicon Interconnect Fabric (Si-IF)
SunyotoYuliaRubinInfrastructure Aided Communications Networking for Autonomous Transportation
TadoyanManiePottiePredicting Student Performance in an Educational Game Using a Hidden Markov Model
TaoChengItohNon-periodic Metasurface for Retroreflection of CP Wave
TokRustu UmutWang, Y.TBD
TsaiShin-HungWang, K.Graphene Electronics
WangWentingWongAchieving Femtosecond Timing Jitter in Ultrfast Laser Micro-oscillators
WangZiqiSrivastavaDeep Residual Neural Networks for Audio Spoofing Detection
WissingAaronWongAn optical phase array for on-chip LiDAR steering
WuJiaguiWongSecure Communications through Dynamical Chaos in Photonic Crystal Optomechanical Oscillators
WuYing YingWang, K.Graphene and Antiferromagnetics
XingTiawnweiSrivastavaDeepCEP: Deep Complex Event Processing Using Distributed Multimodal Information
YanHanCabricUSRP Implementation of Carrier and Timing Synchronization for Distributed Beamforming
YangHangboWongPlanar Diffractive Optical Elements for Advanced Displays: Measurements
YangHengjieWeselSerial List Viterbi Decoding with CRC: Managing Errors, Erasures and Complexity
YangJinghuiWongCoherent State Formation in Laser Frequency Micrcocombs
YaoZhiWang, Y.TBD
YeungChristopherEmaminejadWearable and Progammable Transdermal Drug Delivery with Controlled Dosing
YeungLap K.Wang, Y.TBD
YuWuWilliamsModeling of metastructure-enhanced THz magnon-photon coupling in antiferromagnet thin films
YueShenWilliamsTerahertz time-domain spectroscopy of amplifying quantum-cascade metasurface
ZhangJamesonWongClustering and hybrid machine learning in 3D LiDAR mapping
ZhaoZhangjiWongLow-temperature Photoluminescence of 1T-phase 2D Atomic Crystal Quantum Dots