Sep 18

New Frontiers in Systems Theory: Cyber-Physical and Human Networks

Time: 4:30 p.m.

Location: Engineering Quadrangle, B205

We illustrate through two examples some new challenges that network, information, and control theories are facing in a world of widespread sensing, ubiquitous connectivity, and availability of mass

Robotics and Cyberphysical Systems, Electrical Engineering

Sep 19

On Fairness of Systemic Risk Measures

Time: 4:30 p.m.

Location: Sherrerd Hall, 101

In our previous paper “A Unified Approach to Systemic Risk Measures via Acceptance Set” to appear in Mathematical Finance, we have introduced a general class of systemic risk measures that allow ra

Operations Research and Financial Engineering

Sep 20

“Differential Power” A fundamental limit of power conversion

Time: 4:30 p.m.

Location: Engineering Quadrangle, B205

The concepts of “Indirect” Power and “Direct” Power are known since 1966 (Moore and Wilson) and 1969 (Wolaver) for 2-port converters.

Electrical Engineering