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 EE Student Information, Spring & Summer Quarters 19-20: FAQs and Updated EE Course List.

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ORIENTATION SCHEDULE 2019-20

DAY ONE: Thursday, September 19  
8-8:30AM
Sequoia Plaza
Check-In & Breakfast
Skilling Auditorium
8:40–9AM

Welcome Address
Professor Stephen Boyd, Department Chair

9–9:10AMStudent Services Staff Introductions
Meo Kittiwanich, Director of Student and Academic Services
Rachel Pham, Degree Progress Officer
Marisa Cheng, Academic Affairs & Programs Administrator
Teresa Nguyen, Student Financial Officer
Tiffany Tran, Graduate Admissions Specialist & Student Life Coordinator
LaToya Powell, Graduate Admissions Officer
Pin Pin Tea-mangkornpan, Graduate Student Advisor 
 9:10–9:30AM
Introduction to Packard Building Resources (IT, Labs, Building)
John DeSilva, Systems & Network Manager
Kenny Green, Facilities Services Manager
 9:30–10:30AM
Earning the PhD Degree
Prof. Brad Osgood, Associate Chair of Graduate Education
Meo Kittiwanich, Director Student and Academic Services
 Outside of Skilling AuditoriumMS Students - Photo Scavenger Hunt!
10:45- 11:45AM
Earning the MS Degree
Prof. Brad Osgood, Associate Chair of Graduate Education
Rachel Pham, Degree Progress Officer 
 Outside of Skilling Auditorium PhD Students - Photo Scavenger Hunt!
Sequoia Plaza [12PM - 1PM]
12–1PM
Sequoia Plaza
 Lunch & Student Services Resource Fair
DAY TWO: Friday, September 20  
8:30–9AM
Sequoia Plaza
Check-In & Breakfast
9–9:50AM
Gates B03

MS Student Panel
Hitha Revalla, Damian Loya, Asish Koruprolu

9–9:50AM
Gates B01

PhD Student Panel
Thurston Brevett, Chris Vassos, Pin Pin Tea-mangkornpan, Libby Zhang

Gates B01

10AM

Optimized Quantum Photonics
Professor Jelena Vuckovic - research group

10:25AM

Optical Communications Group
Professor Joe Kahn - research group

Gates B03

10AM

BEAM, Stanford Career Education and Setting Up Expectations with your Advisor
Daisy Chavez
, Assistant Director of Career Communities - Engineering & SE3. Helen Doyle, Associate Vice Provost for Graduate Education

Packard 202
10AM

Power Electronics research at the SUPER-Lab
Professor Juan Rivas-Davila - research group

10:25AM

SystemX Alliance Program
Jon Candelaria - SystemX Alliance

Packard 101
10AMThe Importance of Better Models in Stochastic Optimization
Professor John Duchi - research page
10:25AMMaking Deep Networks More Flexible
Professor Chelsea Finn - research page
Gates B01
11AM

New Frontiers of Electronics with Wide-bandgap Semiconductors
Professor Srabanti Chowdhury - research page

11:25AM

Research Opportunities at SLAC
Professor Piero Pianetta - research page

Gates B03

11AM

Course Assistant Information Session
Rachel Pham, Degree Progress Officer
Marisa Cheng, Academic Affairs & Programs Admin

Packard 202
11AM

Silicon Photonics
Professor Olav Solgaard - research page

11:25AM

Creating an Agile Hardware Design Flow
Professor Priyanka Raina - research page

Packard 101
11AM

Reinforcement Learning
Professor Ben Van Roy - research page

11:25AM

Solving the Blockchain Tri-Lemma
Professor David Tse - research page

Sequoia Plaza
12PM 

New Grad Students and Faculty Lunch

 

Orientation Landing Page