Electrical and Computer Engineering Seminars

Seminars are presented at least once a week during the academic year, by staff, students and visitors to the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Everyone is welcome to attend.

2018 Seminars

Time/DateSpeakerTalk TitleLocation
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 14:00:00 NZST
Euan McGill and Luke Schwartfeger
Research Seminars from EPECentre PhD Students
Link 309 Lecture Theatre
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 14:00:00 NZST
Prof Richard Jones
Some topics on Sleep
Link 309 Lecture Theatre
Fri, 27 Jul 2018 14:00:00 NZST
Josh Schipper (PhD), Rob Hockey (Masters), Miguel Reis (PhD)
Thesis-in-Three Departmental Heat
Link 309 Lecture Theatre
Fri, 01 Jun 2018 14:00:00 NZST
Richard Strahan
Managing connection of distributed generation, designing brushless motors, and levitating heavy things
Link 309 Lecture Theatre
Fri, 25 May 2018 14:00:00 NZST
Duncan Schaut
Intellectual Property 101
Link 309 Lecture Theatre
Fri, 18 May 2018 14:00:00 NZST
Claude Meffan
Versatile thermal measurement system used for measuring small and challenging samples
Link 309 Lecture Theatre
Fri, 11 May 2018 14:00:00 NZST
Dr Regina Eisert and Alexa Hasselman
Killer whale research for the Ross Sea region MPA
Link 309 Lecture Theatre
Fri, 04 May 2018 14:00:00 NZST
Dr K Khorasani
Diagnosis, Prognosis, and Health Monitoring of Cooperative Multi-Agent Systems (MAS) and Complex Industrial Systems
Link 309 Lecture Theatre
Fri, 27 Apr 2018 14:00:00 NZST
Taylor Welsh
Low power 2D Optical Sensors for the Detection and Identification of Flying Insects
Link 309 Lecture Theatre
Fri, 06 Apr 2018 14:00:00 NZST
Prof Zixiang Xiong
On the energy-delay tradeoff in streaming data
Link 309 Lecture Theatre
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 14:00:00 NZDT
Dr Marwan Katurji
The invisible realm of atmospheric coherent turbulent structures: Resolving their dynamics and interaction with Earth's surface
Link 309 Lecture Theatre
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 14:00:00 NZDT
Associate Professor Martin Allen
Square Nanotubes, Chameleons, and the English Cricket Team
Link 309 Lecture Theatre
Fri, 09 Mar 2018 14:30:00 NZDT
Mark Rocket
Developing a New Zealand Space Industry
Link 309 Lecture Theatre
Fri, 02 Mar 2018 14:00:00 NZDT
George Buchanan
Design and launch of the Electron rocket into orbit
Link 309 Lecture Theatre
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 14:00:00 NZDT
Reza Shoorangiz
Prediction of microsleeps from the EEG: A Bayesian machine-learning perspective
Link 309 Lecture Theatre

2017 Seminars

Time/DateSpeakerTalk TitleLocation
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 14:00:00 NZDT
Louise Orcheston-Findlay, PhD Candidate
A Microfluidic Gradient Generator to Simulate the Oxygen Microenvironment in Cancer Cell Culture
E14, Engineering Core block
Thu, 28 Sep 2017 13:00:00 NZDT
Dr Graeme Bathurst
Delivering power electronic solutions for transmission and connection of renewables around the world
E14, Engineering Core Block
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 14:00:00 NZST
Professor Michael Braasch
Inertial Navigation Systems: The Heart of Aerospace Guidance, Navigation and Control
E14, Engineering Core block
Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:00:00 NZST
Ryan Van Herel
Joule heating of Pinus radiate logs in the high voltage lab
E14, Engineering Core Block
Fri, 08 Sep 2017 14:00:00 NZST
Dr Belen Andres
From the Human Eye to Space Eyes
E14, Engineering Core Block.
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:00:00 NZST
Dr James Tee
Is the Brain Discrete?
Elec Link 309
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:00:00 NZST
Professor Maan Alkaisi
Light Harvesting Nanostructures
E14, Engineering Core block
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 14:00:00 NZST
Professor Michael Braasch
Global Navigation Satellite Systems: Where have we come from? Where are we going?
E14, Engineering Core
Fri, 28 Jul 2017 14:00:00 NZST
Professor Richard Jones
Forensic brainwave analysis
Kirkwood KH03
Fri, 21 Jul 2017 14:00:00 NZST
Andrew Berry, George Buchanan, Byron Engler, Claude Meffan, Louise Orcheston-Findlay, Josh Schipper, Philipp Sültrop
Thesis-in-Three
Kirkwood, KH03
Fri, 02 Jun 2017 14:00:00 NZST
Mike Shurety, Computer Manager/Lecturer
SpaceTime Symphony: Things to think about while waiting for the pub to open.
Kirkwood KH03
Fri, 26 May 2017 14:00:00 NZST
Prof Phil Bones (on behalf of Laura King and Rick Millane)
2-D and 3-D phase unwrapping in MRI
Kirkwood KH03
Fri, 19 May 2017 14:00:00 NZST
Prof Rick Millane
Phase problems
Kirkwood KH03
Fri, 12 May 2017 14:00:00 NZST
Dr Andrew Lapthorn
Electric Boogie: Solid State Musical Tesla Coils
Kirkwood KH03
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 14:00:00 NZST
Robin McNeill
Making space in Southland
Kirkwood KH03
Fri, 31 Mar 2017 14:00:00 NZDT
Dr Jeffrey B Burl
Power Flow Control of Electric Hybrid Vehicles
Kirkwood KH03
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:00:00 NZDT
Josh Schipper
Impacts of Variable Renewable Generation on Frequency Quality
Kirkwood KH03
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 14:00:00 NZDT
Professor Richard Jones
Some interesting papers and tangents from EMBC 2016
Kirkwood KH03
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 14:00:00 NZDT
Dr Rebecca Soffe
Discontinuous Dielectrophoresis Enabled Investigation of Shear Stress Stimulus on Intracellular Calcium Signalling of Non-Adherent Cells
Kirkwood KH03