Dissertations and Theses - Electrical and Computer Engineering
This collection contains dissertations and theses completed in the Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
(2016-07-07)Moving towards the age of big data, the demand for embedded processing has been drastically increasing to make inference and intelligent decisions at lower architectural layers. The myriad of health conditions that can be ...
(2016-12-08)We present a method to effectively detect malicious activity in the data of enterprise logs. Our method involves feature engineering, or generating new features by applying operators on the features of the raw data. We ...
(2016-12-07)Conventional heart rate measurement techniques, including manual measurement by placing two fingers on the wrist or side of the neck, electrocardiogram (ECG) or pulse oximetry devices require direct physical contact to the ...
(2016-12-01)Hardware security features need to strike a careful balance between design intrusiveness and completeness of methods. Securing against attacks like Return Oriented Programming (ROP) requires frequent and expensive checks. ...
(2016-12-05)High-speed optical interconnect made with semiconductor lasers is expected to play an important role in the upcoming age of big data. The technology of diode laser has been limited by its current modulation scheme in which ...