EE Seminar Series

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As part of the graduate seminar series, the EE Department welcomes speakers from academia or industry to present their work- a fantastic opportunity learn more about current cutting edge research and challenging applications from electrical engineering.

All UB faculty, students and staff are welcome to attend!

Speakers and Dates


August 14

Sergi Abadal, Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain


September 1

Beibei Zeng, Corning, Inc.


September 8

Alexandre Champagne, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada


September 15

Samuel Morillas, Universitat Politechnica de Valencia, Spain


September 22

Joonas Kokkoniemi, University of Oulu, Finland


October 3


Grace Di, Roswell Park Cancer Institute


October 24

Nader Engheta, University of Pennsylvania
SEAS Dean’s Distinguished Speaker Series

October 26

Jose Siles, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory


November 8


Arup Bhuyan, Idaho National Laboratory

November 10



Jean Herremans, Virginia Tech


November 17


Xuedan Ma, Argonne National Laboratories


November 20


Vasili Perebeinos, Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, Russia 


March 2

Jorge Jose, Indiana University


March 30

Hadi Ghasemi, University of Houston


April 6

Michael Barros, Waterford Institute of Technology, Ireland


April 27

Andrew Marshall, University of Texas, Dallas


May 10

Michael Marcus, Marcus Spectrum Solutions, LLC


May 15

Mona Ebrish, IBM Research


May 17

Cong Shen, University of Science and Technology of China



September 27 Ray, Baughman, University of Texas, Dallas
October 1 Sang-Hyun Oh, University of Minnesota
October 30 Mu Wang, Physical Review Letters, APS
November 6 Mark Shima, Panasonic Eco Solutions Solar NY
November 9 Phil Allen, SUNY Stony Brook
November 12 Geert Leus, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
November 16 Weilu Gao, Rice University
December 3 Adam Micholich, UNSW, Australia
March 8 Simone Bastioli, RS Microwave Company, Inc.
March 26 Julien Bourgeois, Univer. Bourgegne Franche-Compte Institut Femto-St, CNRS
March 29 Slava Rotkin, Pennsylvania State University
April 12 Jian-ping Zheng, Florida A&M
April 19 Saquib Ahmed, Buffalo State College
May 2 Jun Jiao, Portland State University
May 10 Jun Kono, Rice University


September 6                 Xiuling Li, UIUC
September 23 Xiuhang Li, KAUST
September 26 Meenakshi Singh, Colorado School of Mines
October 4 David Tomanek, Michigan State University
October 18 Matthew Escarra, Tulane University
December 4 Sudipto Chakraborty, IBM
January 29 Shubajit Chowdury, IIT Mandi
February 21 Feng Xiong, University of Pittsburgh
February 28 Dmitry Gulevich, ITMO University