Masterworks was opened to EECS Master of Science students several years ago. This year, following a two-year precedent featuring presentations in the Stata Center R&D area, 26 entrants engaged in lively discussions and multiple impromptu explanations of poster material. Ample ice cream servings with choice of multiple toppings fueled presenters and engaged viewers.
Abstract topics included:
- "A Computational Framework to Study Co-ordination of Human Ankle Muscle-Tendon Action in Normal Walking"
- "Band-toband Tunneling in Silicon Diodes"
- "Patient-Adaptive Classification of Ectopic Heartbeats When Little or No Expert Knowledge is Available"
- "Using Sentiment and Social Network Analyses to Predict Opening-Movie Box-Office Success"