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Date & Time Event
Fri., 06/08/18
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science Distinguished Seminar
Topic: Back to the Future: All-Systolic Convolutional Neural Networks
Speaker: Dr. H. T. Kung, Harvard University
Host: Huang
Wed., 04/25/18
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science Focus on Research
Topics: Detection of Touching Elongated Cells Using a Stack of Conditional Random Fields | Education and Training Applications of AR and VR | Finding Community Structure in Graphs by Random Walks
Speakers: Ali Memariani | Brian Holtkamp | Reza Fathi
Mon., 04/23/18
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar & Computer Science in Practice
Topic: DDos attacks: The Old and the New
Speaker: Kevin Long
Host: Gnawali
Fri., 04/13/18
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Event Coreference Resolution by Iteratively Unfolding Inter-dependencies Among Events
Speaker: Ruihong Huang
Host: Solorio
Wed., 04/11/18
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science Lecture
Topic: Classification: Basic Concepts and Techniques
Speaker: Abidalrahman Moh’d
Host: Gabriel
Mon., 04/09/18
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science Lecture
Topic: Processes, Threads, Concurrency, and Synchronization
Speaker: Carlos Rincon
Host: Rizk
Fri., 03/30/18
Cancelled
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: An Application of Mangasarian’s Theorem
Speaker: Dr. Michael Laidacker, Department of Mathematics, Lamar University
Host: Cheng
Wed., 03/28/18
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science Focus on Research
Topics: Making Consensus-based Decisions in Person Re-identification using a Graph-based Approach | Enhanced Multiple Sclerosis Lesion Detection through MRI-based Augmented-Reality | Deep Imbalanced Attribute Classification using Visual Attention
Speakers: Arko Barman | Daniel Biediger |  Nikolaos Sarafianos
Mon., 03/26/18
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science in Practice
Topic: Managing Software Projects and Agile Development for the 2020's
Speaker: Claudette M. Mital, IBM
Host: Gnawali
Fri., 03/23/18
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Distinguished Seminar
Topic: Are Typical Instances of Combinatorial Optimization Problems Hard to Solve?
Speaker: Prof. Prasad Tetali, Georgia Tech
Host: Pandurangan
Wed., 03/07/18
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science Focus on Research
Topics: Experiments with Neural Networks for Small and Large-Scale Authorship Verification | Solutions Using Microsoft HoloLens Augmented Reality (AR) Apps | Scaling and Effectiveness of Email Masquerade Attacks: Exploiting Natural Language Generation
Speakers: Marjan Hosseinia | Mohammed Alshair | Shahryar Baki
Mon., 02/26/18
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Smart Contracts, Search of "Good Generals" , Internet of Value
Speaker: Dr. Weidong (Larry) Shi
Host: Solorio
Wed., 02/21/18
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science Focus on Research
Topics: Cost-Delay Aware Web Routing Using Reinforcement Learning | Image Content Analysis in Indexed Captioned Searchable Videos
Speakers: Gandhimathi Velusamy | Mohammad Rajiur Rahman
Mon., 02/05/18
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Proof-of Work Without All the Work
Speaker: Prof. Jared Saia
Host: Pandurangan
Wed., 01/24/18
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science Focus on Research
Topics: The Complexity of Leader Election: A Chasm at Diameter Two | A Framework for Transactive Grids for Cities, Neighborhoods, and Homes
Speakers: Soumyottam Chatterjee | Nacer Khalil
Mon., 12/04/17
Cancelled
Computer Science Distinguished Tutorial Lecture
Topic: Sample Complexity and Uniform Convergence
Speaker: Prof. Eli Upfal, Brown University
Host: Pandurangan
Fri., 12/01/17
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Building Predictable and Adaptable Mobile Systems
Speaker: Dr. Lukasz Ziarek, State University of New York, Buffalo
Host: Cheng
Mon., 11/20/17
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Magnetic Resonance Imaging Sensing and Reconstruction: A Niche Paradigm of Computational Sciences
Speaker: Dr. Nikolaos Tsekos, University of Houston
Host: Subhlok
Wed., 11/15/17
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science Focus on Research
Topics: Effectiveness of a Task-based Residential Energy Efficiency Program in Oahu | Correlation Study on Attributes of Unsteady Flows
Speakers: Hessam Mohammadmoradi | Marzieh Berenjkoub
Thu., 11/02/17
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science in Practice
Topic: Self Driving Technology: Clearing the Hype
Speaker: Prashanth Viswanath, Texas Instruments
Host: Gnawali
Wed., 11/01/17
Cancelled
Computer Science Focus on Research
Topics: Correlation Study on Attributes of Unsteady Flows | SonicDoor: Scaling Person Identification with Ultrasonic Sensors by Novel Modeling of Shape, Behavior and Walking Patterns
Speakers: Marzieh Berenjkoub | Nacer Khalil
Mon., 10/30/17
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Multimodal Deep Learning
Speaker: Dr. Fabio A. Gonzalez, National University of Colombia
Host: Solorio
Tue., 10/24/17
PGH 232
1:00 PM
Computer Science in Practice
Topic: Content Distribution Networks: A Web Server Is Not Enough
Speaker: Mr. Gaurab Raj Upadhaya, Limelight Networks
Host: Gnawali
Wed., 10/18/17
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science Focus on Research
Topics: Multi-task Learning for Commercial Brain Computer Interfaces | An Optimization-oriented Framework for Feature Extraction in Flow Visualization
Speakers: George Panagopoulos | Lieyu Shi (Soumyottam Chatterjee is unable to present as originally scheduled)
Mon., 10/16/17
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science in Practice
Topic: Crypto-Currencies, Icos, and Blockchain: Why Computer Science Majors or Anyone Should Care
Speaker: Dr. Larry Shi, University of Houston
Host: Gnawali
Mon., 10/09/17
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science in Practice
Topic: Secure Software Development: Principles and Practice
Speaker: Wendy Istvanick, ThoughtWorks
Host: Gnawali
Wed., 10/04/17
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science in Practice
Topic: Data Analytics for Corporate Cybersecurity
Speaker: Irene Stein & Kashif Khan, Chevron
Host: Gnawali
Mon., 09/25/17
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science Focus on Research
Topics: Detecting Sockpuppets in Deceptive Opinion Spam | Sequence-to-Sequence and Question Answering
Speakers: Marjan Hosseinia | Fan Yang
Fri., 09/22/17
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Distinguished Seminar
Topic: Resurrecting Laplace's Demon: The Case for Deterministic Models
Speaker: Prof. Edward A. Lee, University of California, Berkeley
Host: Cheng
Fri., 09/15/17
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Distinguished Seminar
Topic: Cryptographic Code Obfuscation
Speaker: Dr. Brent Waters, University of Texas
Host: Solorio
Thu., 08/24/17
PGH 563
1:00 PM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: GovTech:​ ​Transforming​ ​Approaches​ ​to​ ​Delivery​ ​of​ ​USGS​ ​Water​ ​Data​ ​and​ ​Scientific​ ​Information
Speaker: Mr. Sachin D. Shah & Mr. Daniel K. Pearson, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)
Host: Alipour
Thu., 07/06/17
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: A Short Tour of Randomized Techniques in Algorithm Design
Speaker: Prof. Sandeep Sen, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
Host: Verma
Fri., 06/23/17
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Tools for Detection of Fault Vulnerabilities in Cryptographic Ciphers
Speaker: Prof. Chester Rebeiro, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
Host: Verma
Mon., 05/08/17
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Molecular Underpinning of Postsynaptic Calmodulin-dependent Calcium Signaling
Speaker: Prof. Margaret Cheung, University of Houston
Host: Gabriel
Thu., 05/04/17
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Challenges and Methods in Games User Research
Speaker: Prof. Pejman Mirza-Babaei from University of Ontario, Canada
Host: Deng
Fri., 04/28/17
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Subject Book: Reforming Data Management in Human Experiments
Speaker: Dr. Ioannis Pavlidis, University of Houston
Host: Solorio
Mon., 04/24/17
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Finding Interesting Regions in Spatial and Spatio-temporal Datasets
Speaker: Dr. Christoph Eick, University of Houston
Host: Shah
Fri., 04/21/17
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Ethics in Science Lecture Series
Topic: Behavioral Concepts and the Sciences of Human Behavior
Speaker: Professor Helen Longino, Stanford University
Host: Pavlidis
Mon., 04/10/17
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Towards Exascale Programming Models and Runtime Systems
Speaker: Dr. Zoran Budimlic, Rice University
Host: Gabriel
Fri., 04/07/17
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Towards Privacy-Preserving and Secure Mobile Crowd Sensing
Speaker: Prof. Ming Li, University of Nevada, Reno
Host: Gnawali
Mon., 04/03/17
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Human-Centered data science for Crisis Informatics
Speaker: Marina Kogan, University of Colorado Boulder
Host: Pavlidis
Mon., 03/27/17
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Towards Efficient Architecture Design in IoT Big Data Era: Integrating Intelligence into the Communication Path
Speaker: Yang Hu, University of Florida
Host: Gabriel
Fri., 03/24/17
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Towards Practical Program Analysis: Introspection and Adaptation
Speaker: Shiyi Wei, University of Maryland
Host: Shah
Wed., 03/22/17

CANCELLED
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Detecting Software Faults Using Graphs
Speaker: Prof. Anirban Ghosh, University of Central Missouri
Host: Rizk
Mon., 03/20/17
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Addressing Cybersecurity Risks by Considering Physical, Human, and Economic Aspects
Speaker: Prof. Aron Laszka, Vanderbilt University
Host: Gnawali
Fri., 03/10/17
Hilton Hotel
Shamrock AB
3:00 PM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Hacking Oil Rigs for Profit
Speaker: Weston Hecker, Principal Application Security Engineer/Principal Pentester at NCR Corporation
Host: Shi
Fri., 03/10/17
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Security Analytics for Defeating Automated Internet-scale Threats
Speaker: Dr. Aziz Mohaisen, University at Buffalo
Host: Gnawali
Mon., 03/06/17
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Secure Geometric Search on Encrypted Spatial Data
Speaker: Boyang Wang, University of Arizona
Host: Huang
Fri., 03/03/17
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: High Performance Computing at Extreme Scale: Resilience, Energy Efficiency, and Scalability
Speaker: Panrou Wu, University of California Riverside
Host: Pandurangan
Mon., 02/27/17
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Distinguished Seminar
Topic: The Lovasz Local Lemma and its Algorithmic Aspects
Speaker: Prof. Aravind Srinivasan, University of Maryland
Host: Pandurangan
Fri., 02/24/17
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Automated Testing for Large Software Systems
Speaker: Dr. Amin Alipour, Oregon State University
Host: Rizk
Mon., 02/20/17
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Breaking the Monolith: Rethinking Storage System Design
Speaker: Yue Cheng, Virginia Tech
Host: Gabriel
Mon., 02/20/17
PGH 563
10:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Real-Time Reachability for Safety of Autonomous Systems
Speaker: Professor Taylor Johnson, Vanderbilt University
Host: Cheng
Fri., 02/17/17
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Ethics in Science Lecture Series
Topic: Insane Asylums and Genetics: How Human Heredity Became a Data Science
Speaker: Professor Theodore M. Porter, University of California
Host: Pavlidis
Mon., 01/23/17
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Ethics in Science Lecture Series
Topic: The Nature of Pride: The Emotional Origins of Social Rank
Speaker: Dr. Jessica Tracy, University of British Columbia
Host: Pavlidis
Wed., 01/18/17
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science in Practice
Topic: NoSQL Databases, Advantages and Trade-Offs
Speaker: Mr. Pramod Sadalage, ThoughtWorks
Host: Ordonez
Wed., 11/30/16
PGH 563
10:30 AM
Computer Science in Practice
Topic: Cyber Security and the Computer Scientist - How the Fields Meet
Speaker: Mr. James M. Morrison, FBI
Host: Verma
Mon., 11/21/16
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Distinguished Seminar
Topic: Material Appearance Modeling
Speaker: Dr. Holly Rushmeier, Yale University
Host: Solorio
Fri., 11/18/16
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: The Communication Complexity of Distributed Set-Joins
Speaker: Dr. Qin Zhang, Indiana University
Host: Pandurangan
Mon., 11/14/16
F 154
1:00 PM
Computer Science in Practice
Topic: Challenges and Opportunities for Utilizing Cloud Computing at NASA/JSC
Speaker: Mr. Michael Koester, NASA JSC
Host: Shi
Fri., 11/04/16
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Rephil: Text to Concepts with Machine Learning
Speaker: Mr. Russell Howes, Software Engineer, Google
Host: Ordonez
Mon., 10/17/16
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Distinguished Seminar
Topic: Computational Sociolinguistics
Speaker: Prof. Rada Mihalcea, University of Michigan
Host: Solorio
Wed., 10/05/16
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science in Practice
Topic: Internet of Things: Unlimited Opportunities
Speaker: Mr. Jeremy Jones, Comfort Systems USA Inc.
Host: Rizk
Mon., 10/03/16
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Distinguished Seminar
Topic: Cloud services for the Internet of Things
Speaker: Dr. Dilma Da Silva
Host: Solorio
Mon., 09/19/16
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Modelling Socio-Emotional Embodied Conversational Agent
Speaker: Dr. Catherine Pelachaud, Telecom ParisTech
Host: Deng
Fri., 09/16/16
10:00 AM
PGH 563
Special Event
Topic: Faculty Mini-Talks
Speaker: Computer Science Faculty
Host: Shah
Mon., 09/12/16
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Image Segmentation by Spatially Varying Gaussian Mixture Models
Speaker: Prof. Christophoros Nikou
Host: Kakadiaris
Wed., 09/07/16
PGH 563
11:30 AM
Computer Science in Practice
Topic: Developing Apps Using Xamarin Forms
Speaker: Mr. Muhammad Naviwala & Mr. Anthony Sicignano
Host: Rizk
Mon., 08/29/16
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Effective Teaching Based on Designing and Modeling of 3D Printed Artifacts
Speaker: Dr. Stefan Andrei, Chairman of Department of Computer Science, Lamar University
Host: Cheng
Fri., 08/05/16
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Computer Networking Experiments on Protocol Behavior
Speaker: Dr. Deniz Gurkan
Host: Leiss
Fri., 07/29/16
PGH 550
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Robust Object Re-Identification in Large Repository for Mobile Visual Search
Speaker: Zhu Li
Host: Shi
Wed., 07/20/16
PGH 550
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: State-of-the-Art in Information Security
Speaker: Dr. Rolf Oppliger
Host: Verma
Thu., 07/14/16
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Using Data Entanglement to Propagate Redundancy
Speaker: Veronica Estrada Galinanes, PhD Candidate at University of Neuchatel, NE, Switzerland; Visiting Scholar, Storage Systems Research Center, UC Santa Cruz, CA
Host: Paris
Fri., 04/08/16
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Prediction Strategies without Loss
Speaker: Dr. Rina Panigrahy, Google
Host: Pandurangan
Wed., 04/06/16
PGH 563
11:30 AM
LUNCH-N-LEARN
Topic: Developing Apps Using Xamarin Forms
Speaker: Anthony Sicignano and Muhammad Naviwala, Pariveda Solutions
Host: Rizk
Fri., 03/25/16
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Interview with Prof. Leiss
Speaker: Prof. Ernst Leiss, University of Houston
Host: Pavlidis
Mon., 03/21/16
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: The Secret Life of Mobile Applications
Speaker: Julia Rubin
Host: Eick
Fri., 03/11/16
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Special Seminar - NSF Ethics Series
Topic: Public Ethics, Politics, and Sociobiology
Speaker: Prof. Myrna Perez Sheldon, Rice University
Host: Pavlidis
Wed., 03/09/16
PGH 563
5:30 PM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: SciFY: Sustainable Sharing of Science and Technology
Speaker: Alexandros Tzoumas, SciFY PNPC Technical Manager
Host: Kakadiaris
Tue., 03/08/16
PGH 232
5:30 PM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: RADIO: Robots in Assisted Living Environments
Speaker: Dr. Vangelis Karkaletsis & Dr. Theodoros Giannakopoulos
Host: Kakadiaris
Mon., 03/07/16
PGH 563
5:30 PM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Big Data Europe: Using Location to Associate Heterogeneous Information About Events
Speaker: Dr. Vangelis Karkaletsis & Dr. Stasinos Konstantopoulos
Host: Kakadiaris
Mon., 03/07/16
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Algorithms for Large Data Analytics via Coresets and Sketches
Speaker: Dr. Jeffrey Phillips, University of Utah
Host: Pandurangan
Fri., 03/04/16
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Toward a Secure, Dependable Mobile Internet
Speaker: Dr. Guan-Hua (Scott) Tu, University of California, Los Angeles
Host: Huang
Thu., 03/03/16
PGH 550
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Project Mélange: I Know When and Why You Switched from Inglés a Español
Speaker: Monojit Choudhury and Kalika Bali
Host: Solorio
Wed., 03/02/16
PGH 563
11:30 AM
LUNCH-N-LEARN
Topic: Modern Software Development
Speaker: Anirup Dutta
Host: Rizk
Mon., 02/29/16
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Special Seminar - NSF Ethics Series
Topic: Classifying People by Color: How Racial Categories Change Over Time
Speaker: Dr. Alberto Martinez, Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Host: Pavlidis
Wed., 02/24/16
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Empower the Defender with Unpredictability: Game-Theoretic Approaches for Real-World Security and Sustainability Challenges
Speaker: Dr. Fei Fang, University of Southern California
Host: Eick
Mon., 02/22/16
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Automatically Generating Software Documentation from Existing Sources
Speaker: Laura Moreno, University of Texas at Dallas
Host: Solorio
Fri., 02/19/16
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Distinguished Speaker
Topic: SINR Maps and their Algorithmic Applications in Wireless Communication
Speaker: Prof. David Peleg, Weizmann Institute of Science
Host: Pandurangan
Mon., 02/15/16
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: From the Linux Kernel to Cryptography APIs: Supporting and Leveraging Software Product Lines
Speaker: Dr. Sarah Nadi, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany
Host: Solorio
Fri., 02/12/16
PGH 563
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Secure Dynamic Spectrum Access: Challenges and Solutions
Speaker: Dr. Rui Zhang, University of Hawaii
Host: Huang
Mon., 02/08/16
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Distinguished Speaker
Topic: Searching in "Harsh" Environments
Speaker: Prof. Ophir Frieder, Georgetown University
Host: Ordonez
Fri., 02/05/16
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: CIP Challenges in an Interconnected World
Speaker: Dr. Daniel Devasirvatham: Director, Wireless National User Facility
Host: Verma
Wed., 02/03/16
PGH 563
11:30 AM
LUNCH-N-LEARN
Topic: Securing Critical Infrastructure Through Technology
Speaker: Shan Martin
Host: Rizk
Wed., 01/20/16
PGH 232
10:00 AM
Computer Science Ethics Seminar
Topic: Visual Analytics for Big Video Visualization
Speaker: Robert S. Laramee, Swansea University
Host: Chen
Fri., 12/11/15
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: New Sparsity Models for Image Smoothing and Segmentation
Speaker: Yizhou Yu, Department of Computer Science, The University of Hong Kong
Host: Deng
Fri., 12/04/15
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: The Origin of Social Impulse: E.O. Wilson’s Recent and Controversial Rejection of Kin Selection in Historical Context
Speaker: Dr. Abraham H. Gibson, Virginia Tech University
Host: Pavlidis
Fri., 11/20/15
PGH 232
11:00 AM
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Cyber Attacks: From Phenomena to Prediction
Speaker: Maochao Xu, Department of Mathematics, Illinois State University
Host: Vilalta
Mon., 11/16/15
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Distinguished Speaker
Topic: Big Data Security and Privacy
Speaker: Prof. Elisa Bertino, Purdue University
Host: Verma
Fri., 11/13/15
2:00 - 6:00 PM
SC Ballroom & Theatre
Special Event
Topic: Computer Science Open House Fall 2015
Mon., 11/09/15
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Fault-Based Testing of Combining Algorithms in Access Control Language Policies
Speaker: Dr. Yunpeng (Jack) Zhang, Department of Information & Logistics Technology, University of Houston
Host: Huang
Fri., 11/06/15
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Generating Natural-Language Descriptions of Videos in the Wild
Speaker: Prof. Raymond Mooney, University of Texas-Austin
Host: Solorio
Wed., 11/04/15
11:30 AM
PGH 563
LUNCH-N-LEARN
Topic: Writing Clean Code: What I Wish I Knew Going Into My Professional Career
Speaker: David Bushell; Bradley Holmberg; Scott Lee, Flow-Cal
Host: Rizk
Fri., 10/30/15
9:00 AM
SC Ballroom & Theatre
Special Event
Topic: Graduate Research and Scholarship Projects (GRaSP) Day
Speaker: UH Graduate Students
Host: UH Graduate School
Mon., 10/26/15
10:30 AM
PGH 563
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: The R language and its Dynamic Runtime
Speaker: Prof. Carlos Ordonez, UH-Computer Science
Host: Subhlok
Mon., 10/19/15
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Put Yourself in the Shoes of a Sentiment Analysis Tool: The Challenge of Detecting Deceptive Opinions and Irony
Speaker: Prof. Paolo Rosso, Polytechnic University of Valencia
Host: Solorio
Fri., 10/16/15
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Location, Location, Location
Speaker: Prof. Rong Zheng, McMaster University, Canada
Host: Subhlok
Wed., 10/14/15
1:00 PM
PGH 563
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Geometric Modeling and Visualization for Science
Speaker: Prof. G. Elisabeta Marai, University of Illinois at Chicago
Host: Deng
Tue., 10/13/15
2:00 PM
PGH 563
Special Event
Topic: Modern Cyber Threats and Practical Security in Action
Speaker: Mr. Michael van Strien, Independent Consultant
Host: Verma
Tue., 10/13/15
11:00 AM
PGH 563
Special Event
Topic: Big Data and Cyber Security: A Statistical Viewpoint
Speaker: Dr. Davis J. Marchette, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division, Virginia
Host: Verma
Wed., 10/07/15
11:30 AM
PGH 563
LUNCH-N-LEARN
Topic: Data Analytics Applications in Traditional Industries
Speaker: Dr. Shuxing Cheng, Chevron
Host: Rizk
Fri., 10/02/15
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Enabling Robust and Efficient Distributed Computation in Dynamic Peer-to-Peer Networks
Speaker: Prof. Gopal Pandurangan, University of Houston
Host: Leiss
Fri., 09/25/15
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Mapping Cellular Alterations in Brain Tissue
Speaker: Prof. Badri Roysam, UH-ECE
Host: Kakadiaris
Fri., 09/18/15
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Facing the I/O Challenge in High Performance Computing
Speaker: Prof. Edgar Gabriel, UH-Computer Science
Host: Leiss
Fri., 09/11/15
10:30 AM
PGH 232
Special Event
Topic: Faculty Mini-Talks
Speaker: Computer Science Faculty (Dr. Chen, Dr. Eick, Dr. Kakadiaris, Dr. Leiss, Dr. Ordonez, Dr. Pavlidis, Dr. Shah, Dr. Shi, Dr. Subhlok, Dr. A. Cheng, and Dr. Vilalta)
Host: Kakadiaris
Fri., 09/04/15
10:30 AM
PGH 232
Special Event
Topic: Faculty Mini-Talks
Speaker: Computer Science Faculty (Dr. Gabriel, Dr. Gnawali, Dr. Huang, Dr. Johnsson, Dr. Pandurangan, Dr. Solorio, Dr. Verma, Dr. Deng and Dr. Tsekos)
Host: Kakadiaris
Wed., 07/15/15
11:00 AM
PGH 563
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Binary Code Analysis on OS Kernels: Techniques and Applications
Speaker: Dr. Zhiqiang Lin, University of Texas at Dallas
Host: Huang
Fri., 07/10/15
11:00 AM
PGH 550
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Applied Computational Game Theory: Progress and Open Problems
Speaker: Dr. Albert Xin Jiang, Trinity University, San Antonio, TX
Host: Huang
Mon., 06/22/15
11:00 AM
HBS 315
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: NASA Behavioral Health and Performance Research Element
Speaker: Dr. Lauren Blackwell Landon and Dr. Jason Schneiderman, NASA Johnson Space Center
Host: Pavlidis
Fri., 06/19/15
12:00 PM
PGH 563
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Detection of Cyber Attacks Utilizing Behavioral Semantics
Speaker: Dr. Victor A. Skormin, Binghamton University
Host: Huang
Fri., 06/19/15
11:00 AM
PGH 550
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Distributed Computation of Large-scale Graph Problems
Speaker: Peter Robinson, Queen’s University, Belfast
Host: Pandurangan
Wed., 06/10/15
11:00 AM
HBS 315
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: A Theoretical Framework to Represent Narrative Structures for Visual Storytelling
Speaker: Ergun Akleman, Texas A&M
Host: Pavlidis
Fri., 05/01/15
1:30 PM
ADB Atrium
Special Event
Topic: UHCS PhD Showcase 2015
Speaker: CS Department Graduate Students
Host: Kakadiaris
Wed., 04/22/15
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: How Can I Improve my Poster Presentation?
Speaker: Chad Wilson, University of Houston
Host: Kakadiaris
Wed., 04/08/15
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: How Can I Improve my Poster Design?
Speaker: Chad Wilson, University of Houston
Host: Kakadiaris
Mon., 04/06/15
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Using Hardware Isolated Execution Environments for Securing Systems
Speaker: Fengwei Zhang, George Mason University
Host: Huang
Fri., 04/03/15
4:00 PM
HBS 267
Special Seminar
Topic: Writing the Origin with Burned Fingers: Darwin’s Penance for the “Sin of Speculation”
Speaker: Dr. Alistair Sponsel, Vanderbilt University
Host: Pavlidis
Fri., 04/03/15
12:30 PM
HBS 267
Special Seminar
Topic: Welfare, Work, and Witness: Why Clinical Research Can Survive the Death of a Healthy Human Subject
Speaker: Prof. Laura Stark, Vanderbilt University
Host: Pavlidis
Fri., 04/03/15
10:30 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Automating Program Transformations based on Examples of Systematic Edits
Speaker: Na Meng, University of Texas
Host: Eick
Wed., 04/01/15
11:30 AM
PGH 563
LUNCH-N-LEARN
Topic: CS Career at Two Sigma
Speaker: Scott Lynch and Dat Chu, Two Sigma
Host: Shah
Wed., 03/25/15
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Introduction to the Research Work at the Institute of Informatics & Telecommunications of NCSR “Demokritos”
Speaker: Dr. Vangelis Karkaletsis, National Centre for Scientific Research “Demokritos”
Host: Kakadiaris
Wed., 03/25/15
10:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Argument Mining from News and Social Web – a Short Tutorial
Speaker: Dr. George Petasis, National Centre for Scientific Research “Demokritos"
Host: Kakadiaris
Mon., 03/09/15
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Log Engineering: Towards Systematic Mining of Logs to Support the Development of Ultra-Large Scale Systems
Speaker: Dr. Weiyi (Ian) Shang, Queen’s University, Ontario
Host: Shah
Fri., 03/06/15
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Special Seminar
Topic: The Distinctive Significance of Systemic Risk
Speaker: Prof. Aaron James, University of California, Irvine
Host: Pavlidis
Wed., 03/04/15
11:30 AM
PGH 563
Special Seminar
Topic: Simulation & Graphics at NASA/JSC/Engineering
Seminar Slides: Download (PDF)
Speaker: Mr. Eddie Paddock, Johnson Space Center
Host: Shah
Fri., 02/27/15
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Anonymity in the Big Data Era
Speaker: Dr. Sadia Afroz, University of California, Berkeley
Host: Solorio
Wed., 02/25/15
11:30 AM
PGH 232
Special Seminar
Topic: NASA’s Core Flight Software, a Reusable Real-Time Framework
Seminar Slides: Download (PDF)
Speaker: Dr. Lorraine “Lore” Prokop, Johnson Space Center
Host: Shah
Fri., 02/20/15
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Security and Safety for Emerging Technology on the Web
Speaker: Dr. Xinyu Xing, Georgia Institute of Technology
Host: Solorio
Mon., 02/16/15
4:00 PM
PGH 563
Special Seminar
Topic: IEEE University of Houston of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Branch
Speaker: Dr. Paul C. K. Chu, Texas Center for Superconductivity at University of Houston
Host: Rizk
Mon., 02/16/15
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Machine Learning Approaches for Annotating BioData
Speaker: Prof. Huzefa Rangwala, George Mason University
Host: Pavlidis
Fri., 02/06/15
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Faculty Seminar
Topic: The End of a Computer Era as We Know It: Challenges and Opportunities
Speaker: Prof. Lennart Johnsson, University of Houston-COSC
Host: Kakadiaris
Wed., 02/04/15
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Smart Home Cybersecurity: Threat and Defense in a Cyberphysical System
Speaker: Prof. Shiyan Hu, Michigan Technology University
Host: Shi
Wed., 01/28/15
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Special Seminar
Topic: The Devil’s Heritage: Masuo Kodani, the “Nisei Problem,” and Social Stratification at the Atomic Bomb Casualty Commission in Japan (1946-1954)
Speaker: Prof. Vassiliki Betty Smocovitis, University of Florida
Host: Pavlidis
Date & Time Event
Mon., 12/08/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Special Seminar
Topic: Atypical Combinations and Scientific Impact
Speaker: Prof. Brian Uzzi, Northwestern University
Host: Pavlidis
Fri., 11/21/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Faculty Seminar
Topic: Indexed Captioned Searchable Videos
Word Sense Disambiguation- a Multilingual Resource Conscious Perspective (Seminar Video)
Seminar Slides: Download (PDF)
Speaker: Prof. Jaspal Subhlok, University of Houston-COSC
Host: Kakadiaris
Mon., 11/17/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Special Seminar
Topic: Psychology of Science and Technology
Speaker: Prof. Michael E. Gorman, University of Virginia
Host: Pavlidis
Wed., 11/12/14
11:00 AM
HBSB 267
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: The Synchronized Brain in Emotional Processing
Seminar Slides: Download (PDF)
Speaker: Prof. Jean Grandjean, University of Geneva
Host: Pavlidis
Wed., 11/05/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: A Step toward Deploying Real-Time Applications on Computer Clouds
Speaker: Prof. Shangping Ren, Illinois Institute of Technology
Host: Cheng
Wed., 10/29/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Quantitative Image Analysis in Biology and Medicine
Speaker: Prof. Fatima Merchant, University of Houston, Engineering Technology
Host: Kakadiaris
Mon., 10/27/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Marrying Domain Knowledge and Computational Methods
Speaker: Dr. Ashish Mahabal, California Institute of Technology (Caltech)
Host: Vilalta
Mon., 10/13/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: 3D Modeling: from Acquisition, Reconstruction, to Understanding
Speaker: Prof. Ruigang Yang, University of Kentucky
Host: Deng
Fri., 10/10/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Analyzing Genomes Beyond Sequences
Speaker: Prof. Jijun Tang, University of South Carolina
Host: Deng
Wed., 09/24/14
3:30 PM
PGH 563
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Computing Stable and Compact Representation of Medial Axis
Speaker: Dr. Wenping Wang, University of Hong Kong
Host: Chen
Mon., 09/22/14
3:00 PM
PGH 651G
Special Event
Topic: KnowingMatters
Speaker: National Security Agency, Summer Program for Operations Research Technology (SPORT)
Host: Verma and Shi

* A program for graduate students. U.S. citizenship required to be eligible.
Fri., 09/19/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Case Study of Big Data Analysis for Smart Grid
Speaker: Prof. Zhu Han, University of Houston, ECE
Host: Huang
Fri., 09/12/14
10:30 AM
PGH 232
Special Event
Topic: FACULTY MINI-TALKS
Seminar Slides (PDF): Leiss, Paris, Pavlidis, Deng, Subhlok, Cheng, Johnsson
Speaker: Computer Science Faculty
Host: Kakadiaris
Wed., 09/10/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Special Seminar
Topic: How Economics Shape Science
Speaker: Prof. Paula Stephan, National Bureau of Economic Research
Host: Pavlidis
Fri., 09/05/14
10:30 AM
PGH 232
Special Event
Topic: FACULTY MINI-TALKS
Seminar Slides (PDF): Chen, Gabriel, Gnawali, Tsekos, Huang, Kakadiaris, Mukherjee, Shah, Shi, Solorio, Vilalta
Speaker: Computer Science Faculty
Host: Kakadiaris
Fri., 08/29/14
11:00 AM
PGH 563
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Using Process Mining and Learning Analytics for Modeling and Analyzing Learning Processes
Speaker: Dr. Carlos Monroy, Rice Center for Digital Learning and Scholarship
Host: Vilalta
Mon., 08/04/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Big Data: A Data-Driven Society?
Speaker: Prof. Roberto V. Zicari, Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Germany
Host: Eick
Fri., 07/11/14
11:00 AM
PGH 550
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Bayesian Nonparametric Learning for Network Security
Speaker: Prof. Zhu Han, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, UH
Host: Huang
Mon., 06/16/14
11:00 AM
PGH 563
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Automatic Memory Control of Multiple Virtual Machines on a Consolidated Server
Speaker: Prof. Wei-Zhe Zhang, Harbin Institute of Technology, China
Host: Cheng
Fri., 06/04/14
11:00 AM
PGH 550
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Distributed Algorithmic Foundations of Dynamic Networks
Speaker: Prof. Gopal Pandurangan, Brown University and Nanyang Technological University
Host: Verma
Fri., 04/25/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Automated Diagnosis of End-User-Fixable Errors
Speaker: Dr. Sai Zhang, University of Washington
Host: Shah
Wed., 04/16/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Special Seminar
Topic: The Decision to Put David Vetter in the Bubble
Seminar Slides: View Slides
Speaker: Prof. James H. Jones, University of Arkansas
Host: Pavlidis
Mon., 04/07/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Unifying Manual and Mechanical Changes for Better Software Testing
Speaker: Dr. Lingming Zhang, University of Texas at Austin
Host: Deng
Fri., 04/04/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: To Merge or Not to Merge: Managing Software Families
Speaker: Dr. Julia Rubin, University of Toronto, Canada
Host: Chapman
Mon., 03/31/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Opinion Mining for the Internet: Models, Algorithms and Predictive Analytics
Speaker: Dr. Arjun Mukherjee, University of Illinois at Chicago
Host: Eick
Fri., 03/28/14
11:00 AM
Technology 101
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Frontiers of Learning from Imperfect Data
Speaker: Dr. Andrew Wan, Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing
Host: Ordonez
Mon., 03/24/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Breaking New Ground in Authorship Analysis: Leveraging Data in Cross-Domain Settings
Seminar Slides: Download (PPT)
Speaker: Prof. Thamar Solorio, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Host: Vilalta
Fri., 03/21/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Stochastic Models and Algorithms for Large-scale Comparative Genomics under Complex Evolutionary Scenarios
Seminar Slides: Download (PDF)
Speaker: Dr. Kevin J. Liu, Rice University
Host: Deng
Fri., 03/07/14
11:00 AM
Agnes Hall (AH) 108
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Distributed Computing and Large-scale Graph Processing: Foundations and Applications
Speaker: Gopal Pandurangan, Brown University and Nanyang Technological University
Host: Ordonez
Wed., 03/05/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Computational Challenges in Microbial Forensics at the Ultra Rare Variant Level
Speaker: Dr. Viacheslav Y. Fofanov, Eureka Genomics Corporation
Host: Pavlidis
Mon., 03/03/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Special Seminar
Topic: Ethical Paradoxes of Control: Science, Engineering, and the Expansion of Moral Responsibility
Seminar Slides: Download (PDF)
Speaker: Dr. Rachelle Hollander, National Academy of Engineering
Host: Pavlidis
Fri., 02/28/14
12:30 PM
PGH 232
Special Seminar
Topic: So You Think You Can Innovate?
Speaker: Roberta B. Ness, MD, MPH, Dean, University of Texas School of Public Health
Host: Kakadiaris
Fri., 02/28/14
9:00 AM
PGH 232
Special Event
Topic: UHCS PhD Showcase 2014
Speaker: CS Department Graduate Students
Host: Kakadiaris
Tue., 02/25/14
11:00 AM
PGH 563
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Visualizing Human Genome in 3-Dimension
Speaker: Prof. W. Jim Zheng, University of Texas Health Science Centre at Houston
Host: Deng
Mon., 02/24/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Distinguished Lecture
Topic: Beyond Computer Animation
Speaker: Prof. Karen Liu, Georgia Institute of Technology
Host: Deng
Fri., 02/21/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Software-Defined Networking (SDN) Applications and Experiments for Network Science and Engineering
Seminar Slides: Download (PDF)
Speaker: Prof. Deniz Gurkan, Computer Engineering Technology, University of Houston
Host: Johnsson
Mon., 02/17/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Special Seminar
Topic: 'Broken Symmetry': Humanism, Militarism, and the Dilemmas of Scientific Identity in Nuclear Age America
Speaker: Prof. Jessica Wang, University of British Columbia
Host: Pavlidis
Fri., 02/14/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Special Event
Topic: (Good) Seminars are not Chores – They are Career Builders
Speaker: Prof. Ioannis Pavlidis
Faculty Panel: Ernst Leiss, Computer Science, University of Houston and Prof. Ricardo Azevedo, Biology, University of Houston
Host: Pavlidis
Thu., 02/13/14
11:00 AM
PGH 563
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Applying Ontology and Semantic Web Technologies to Clinical and Translational Studies
Seminar Slides: Download (PDF)
Speaker: Prof. Cui Tao, University of Texas, Houston
Host: Deng
Wed., 02/12/14
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Scalable Virtual Data Structures
Seminar Slides: Download (PDF)
Speaker: Prof. Thomas Schwarz SJ, Universidad Católica del Uruguay
Host: Paris
Fri., 01/31/14
10:30 AM
PGH 232
Special Event
Topic: Presentation Workshop
Seminar Slides: Shi (PPT)Subhlok (PPT)
Speaker: Profs. Jaspal Subhlok and Larry Shi
Host: Gnawali

NOTE: Rescheduled from 01/24/14 to 01/31/14 due to inclement weather.
Thu., 12/12/13
11:00 AM
PGH 563
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Social Network Analysis by Compression: Not Only Space Saving, but also Insight Gaining
Seminar Slides: Download (PDF)
Speaker: Prof. Jian Pei, Simon Fraser University
Host: Ordonez
Mon., 12/02/13
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Special Seminar
Topic: Using Creative Non-Fiction In Teaching Research Ethics
Speaker: Prof. Craig Klugman, DePaul University
Host: Pavlidis
Mon., 11/25/13
11:00 AM
PGH 563
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Supporting Query by Content for Time Series Data in Relational Database Management Systems
Seminar Slides: Download (PDF)
Speaker: Prof. Ines F. Vega-Lopez, University of Sinaloa, Mexico
Host: Ordonez
Fri., 11/22/13
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Faculty Seminar
Topic: Linking the Cyber and Physical Worlds with CPS: The Paradigm of Image-Guided Surgical Robots
Speaker: Prof. Nikolaos Tsekos
Host: Eick
Mon., 11/18/13
10:30 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Institute of Informatics & Telecommunications of NCSR “Demokritos”: Opportunities for Research and Educational Cooperation with UHouston – CS
Speaker: Prof. Constaintine D. Spyropoulos and Prof. Vangelis Karkaletisis, National Center for Scientific Research “Demokritos”
Host: Kakadiaris
Fri., 11/15/13
3:00 PM
PGH 232
Special Seminar
Topic: Does Neuroscience Undermine Responsibility
Seminar Slides: Download (PDF)
Speaker: Prof. Walter Sinnott-Armstrong, Duke University
Host: Pavlidis
Mon., 11/11/13
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Where’d My Photos Go? Challenges in Preserving Digital Data for the Long Term
Seminar Slides: Download (PDF)
Speaker: Prof. Ethan Miller, University of California, Santa Cruz
Host: Gabriel
Fri., 11/08/13
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Large Scale Bayesian Machine Learning with the SimSQL System
Speaker: Prof. Chris Jermaine, Rice University
Host: Ordonez
Thu., 11/07/13
11:00 AM
PGH 563
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Virtual and Augmented Reality for Surgical Guidance
Speaker: Prof. Stephane Nicolau, IRCAD-France
Host: Garbey
Wed., 11/06/13
4:00 PM
PGH 563
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: New Applications of Particle Systems to Shape Modeling
Speaker: Prof. Wenping Wang, Hong Kong University
Host: Deng
Fri., 11/01/13
11:00 AM
PGH 232

Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Information Systems in Healthcare, Clinical and Translational Research
Speaker: Prof. Uma Ramamurthy, Baylor College of Medicine
Host: Shah

Fri., 10/25/13
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Faculty Seminar
Topic: Functional Reactive Programming and Response Time Analysis for Developing Embedded Real-Time and Cyber-Physical Systems
Seminar Slides: Download (PDF)
Speaker: Prof. Albert Cheng, University of Houston
Host: Eick
Fri., 10/18/13
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Special Seminar
Topic: Arming Mother Nature: The Birth of Catastrophic Environmentalism
Seminar Slides: Download (PDF)
Speaker: Prof. Jacob Hamblin, Oregon State University
Host: Pavlidis
Fri., 10/04/13
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Faculty Seminar
Topic: Security: Protocols, Sensor Networks and Phishing
Seminar Slides: Download (PPT)
Speaker: Prof. Rakesh Verma, University of Houston
Host: Eick
Fri., 09/27/13
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Distinguished Lecture
Topic: Future Computing
Seminar Slides: Download (PPT)
Speaker: Dr. Carl Anderson, IBM
Host: Subhlok
Wed., 09/25/13
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Enclosing Hybrid Behavior up to and Beyond a Zeno Point
Seminar Slides: Download (PDF)
Speaker: Prof. Walid Taha, Halmstad University, Sweden and Rice University
Host: Cheng
Fri., 09/20/13
10:30 AM
PGH 232
Special Event
Topic: FACULTY MINI-TALKS
Seminar Slides: Gnawali (PDF), Eick (PPT), Huang (PPT)Leiss (PPT), Vilalta (PPT), Kakadiaris (PDF)Yun (PPT), Cheng (PPT), Shah (PDF), Shi (PPT)
Speaker: Computer Science Faculty
Host: Eick
Mon., 09/16/13
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Distinguished Lecture
Topic: RESAR Storage: a System for Two-Failure Tolerant, Self-Adjusting Million Disk Storage Clusters
Seminar Slides: Download (PDF)
Speaker: Prof. Darrell Long, University of California, Santa Cruz
Host: Paris
Fri., 09/13/13
9:30 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Achieving Software Reliability Without Breaking the Budget
Seminar Slides: Download (PDF)
Speaker: Dr. Bojan Cukic, West Virginia University
Host: Kakadiaris
Fri., 09/06/13
10:30 AM
PGH 232
Special Event
Topic: FACULTY MINI-TALKS
Seminar Slides: Ordonez (PPT), Subhlok (PPT), Chen (PPT)Verma (PPT), Johnsson (PDF)Tsekos (PDF), Gabriel (PDF), Pavlidis (PDF)Paris (PPT)
Speaker: Computer Science Faculty
Host: Eick
Fri., 08/23/13
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Considerations on the Estimating of the Number of Processors Toward an Efficient Non-preemptive Scheduling Algorithm
Speaker: Prof. Stefan Andrei, Lamar University
Host: Cheng
Wed., 07/31/13
2:00 PM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Energy Aware Computer Systems and Networks
Speaker: Dr. Erol Gelenbe, Imperial College, London
Host: Paris
Mon., 04/29/13
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Discovering Semantic Structure for Image and Video Browsing
Speaker: Dr. Kristen Grauman, University of Texas at Austin
Host: Shah
Thur., 04/25/13
11:00 AM
PGH 563 
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Video-based Motion Capture: Challenges and Progress
Speaker: Dr. Jinxiang Chai, Texas A&M
Host:
 Dr. Zhigang Deng
Fri., 03/29/13
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Controllable Animation and Remeshing
Speaker: Dr. Jin Huang, Zhejiang University, China
Host: Chen
Mon., 03/25/13
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Special Seminar
Topic: Lead Wars: The Politics of Science and the Fate of America’s Children
Speaker: Professor David Rosner, Columbia University
Host:  Pavlidis
Mon., 03/04/13
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Faculty Seminar
Topic: Fast by Nature – How Stress Patterns Define Human Experience and Performance in Dexterous Tasks
Speaker: Dr. Ioannis Pavlidis, University of Houston
Host: Eick
Mon., 02/25/13
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Network, Visualization and Society
Speaker: Mauro Martino, Northeastern University
Host: Pavlidis
Mon., 02/18/13
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Faculty Seminar
Topic: High Throughput Sequencing and Analysis of Complex Clinical and Environmental Samples: Bioinformatics Challenges
Speaker: Dr. Yuriy Fofanov, University of Houston
Host: Eick
Mon., 02/11/13
11:00 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Seminar
Topic: Ricci Flow for Shape Registration and Geometric Analysis
Speaker: Dr. Wei Zeng, Florida International University
Host: Deng
Fri., 02/08/13
10:00 AM
PGH 232
Special Event
Topic: Department of Computer Science PhD Showcase
Speaker: CS Department Graduate Students
Host: Eick
Fri., 01/25/13
11:15 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Faculty Seminar
Topic: Progresses in Virtual Human Modeling and Animation: from Microscopic Scale to Macroscopic Scale
Speaker: Dr. Zhigang Deng, University of Houston
Host: Eick
Fri., 01/25/13
10:30 AM
PGH 232
Computer Science Faculty Seminar
Topic: Numerical Linear Algebra in a Database System for Big Data Analytics
Speaker: Dr. Carlos Ordonez, University of Houston
Host: Eick
Date Time Event Place
Monday
12/03/12
NSF Sc Ethics 
11:00 AM Identifying Potential Pitfalls in the Quantitative Appraisal Systems for Scientific Careers
Dr. Alexander M. Petersen, IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca
Host:  Pavlidis
232 PGH
Friday
11/16/12 
11:00 AM Patent Litigation and the Expert Witness
Kenneth R. Castleman, PhD
Host:  Shah 
232 PGH
Wednesday
11/14/12 
11:00 AM Efficient Decoding over Unknown Impulsive Noise Channels
Dr. Yunghsian Han, National Taipei University
Host:  Zheng
550 PGH
Monday
11/12/12
NSF Sc Ethics 
11:00 AM Keeping Secrets; Scientists’ Strategic Management of Militarization, 1945-1980
Dr. Susan M. Lindee, University of Pennsylvania
Host:  Pavlidis 
232 PGH
Wednesday
10/24/12 
4:00 PM Funding Opportunities in Wireless Networking and Communications
Dr. Min Song, National Science Foundation
Host:  Zheng
563 PGH
Tuesday
10/23/12 
5:00 PM The Joy of Hacking
Dr. Roland von Kurnatowski, TX/RX Labs, Houston
Host:  Gnawali
563 PGH
Friday
10/19/12
NSF Sc Ethics 
3:00 PM Evolutionary Theory as Methodological Anesthesia: Methodological and Philosophical Lessons from Evolutionary Psychology
Dr. Richard N. Boyd, Cornell University
Host:  Pavlidis
232 PGH
Monday
10/15/12
DIST LECT 
11:00 AM Eucalyptus: Open Source Infrastructure for Cloud Computing
Dr. Rich Wolski, Eucalyptus Systems, Inc.
Host:  Subhlok 
232 PGH
Friday
09/21/12
NSF Sc Ethics 
11:00 AM Can Technology Enable Cities to Cope with the Economic Winter?
Dr. Arun Hampapur, IBM Watson Research
Host:  Pavlidis 
232 PGH
Thursday
09/20/12
1:00 PM Supporting Delay Guarantees over Unreliable Wireless Channels
Dr. I-Hong Hou, Texas A&M University
Host:  Zheng
550 PGH
Thursday
09/20/12
DIST LECT 
11:00 AM A Framework for Real-Time Service-Oriented Architecture
Dr. Kwei-Jay Lin, University of California at Irvine
Host:  Cheng 
563 PGH
Wednesday
09/19/12
11:00 AM GM to Add 500 New IT Jobs in Austin, TX
General Motors
Host:  Shah
232 PGH
Friday
09/14/12
DIST LECT
3:00 PM Word Sense Disambiguation- a Multilingual Resource Conscious Perspective (Seminar Video)
Dr. Pushpak Bhattacharyya, IIT Bombay
Host:  Kakadiaris
232 PGH
Friday
09/14/12 
10:30 AM Talk List
COMPUTER SCIENCE FACULTY MINI-TALKS
Host:  Eick 
232 PGH
Wednesday
09/12/12
DIST LECT 
11:00 AM Challenges and Opportunities for Obtaining a Faculty Position in India (Seminar Video)
Dr. Pushpak Bhattacharyya, IIT Bombay
Host:  Kakadiaris 
232 PGH
Monday
09/10/12
DIST LECT 
11:00 AM Sentiment Analysis in New Terrain: New Domain, New Features, New Language and New Tasks
Dr. Pushpak Bhattacharyya, IIT Bombay
Host:  Kakadiaris 
232 PGH
Friday
09/07/12
10:30 AM Talk List
COMPUTER SCIENCE FACULTY MINI-TALKS
Host:  Eick 
232 PGH
Friday
07/20/12
11:00 AM Cyber Physical Systems: A New Science for Convergence
Prof. Kyung-Joon Park, DGIST, Korea
Host:  Zheng
232 PGH
Friday
07/13/12
NSF REU 
10:30 AM How Do We Measure Proficiency in Surgery?
Brian J. Dunkin, M.D., F.A.C.S, The Methodist Hospital
Host:  Pavlidis
232 PGH
Friday
06/22/12
NSF REU 
10:30 AM Academic Life – Rewards and Perils
Dr. Ioannis Pavlidis, University of Houston
Host:  Huang
232 PGH
Friday
06/15/12
NSF REU 
10:30 AM
TIME CHANGE 
HCC for Creativity, Expression, and Participation
Dr. Andruid Kerne, Texas A&M University
Host:  Pavlidis
232 PGH
Tuesday
06/05/12
10:30 AM Fast by Nature – How Stress Patterns Define Human Experience and Performance in Dexterous Tasks
Dr. Ioannis Pavlidis, University of Houston
Host:  Pavlidis
232 PGH
Tuesday
05/22/12
11:00 AM In Pursuit of Software Faults: Status and Challenges
Dr. Bojan Cukic, West Virginia University
Host:  Kakadiaris
232 PGH
Friday
05/11/2012
12:00 PM
TIME CHANGE
Frontiers of Human-Computer Interaction Research
Dr. Xiangshi Ren, Kochi University of Technology, Japan
Host:  Deng
563 PGH
Friday
04/27/2012
FAC CAND 
10:00 AM
TIME CHANGE 
Learning Functions from Correlations
Dr. Homin K. Lee, University of Texas, Austin
Host:  Ordonez 
232 PGH
Wednesday
04/18/2012
11:00 AM Detection of Biomarker in Biopsies Based on HR-MAS 2D HSQC Spectroscopy Indexation
Dr. Christophe Collet, University of Strasbourg
Host:  Shah
232 PGH
Monday
04/16/2012
FAC CAND 
11:00 AM Combinatorial Optimization on Surfaces
Amir Nayyeri, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Host:  Shah
232 PGH
Friday
04/06/2012
FAC CAND 
11:00 AM Portable, Scalable, per-Core Power Estimation for Intelligent Resource Management
Dr. Sally McKee, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
Host:  Chapman
232 PGH
Wednesday
03/28/2012
FAC CAND 
11:00 AM High-Performance Visualization of Large Data
Dr. Hongfeng Yu, Sandia National Laboratories, California
Host:  Deng
232 PGH
Monday
03/26/2012
FAC CAND 
11:00 AM Program Verification with Liquid Types
Dr. Patrick Rondon, University of California, San Diego
Host:  Ordonez
232 PGH
Wednesday
03/21/2012
FAC CAND
11:00 AM Slowing CPUs to Run Faster:  The Strange World of High-Performance Computing Under a Power Bound
Dr. Barry Rountree, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Host:  Gabriel
232 PGH
Monday
03/05/2012
EXP ETHICS LECT
11:00 AM Regulating Ionizing Radiation Flawed Standards, Flawed Ethics
Dr. Kristin Shrader-Frechette, University of Notre Dame
Host:  Pavlidis
232 PGH
Wednesday
02/29/2012
11:00 AM The Future of Scientific Computing in the Energy Industry
Dr. Detlef Hohl, Shell, Inc.
Host:  Chapman
232 PGH
Friday
02/24/2012
FAC CAND
11:00 AM Toward Efficient Vector Field Analysis and Control
Dr. Guoning Chen, Scientific Computing and Imaging (SCI) Institute
Host:  Deng
232 PGH
Friday
02/17/2012
10:00 AM Department of Computer Science PhD Showcase
CS Department Graduate Students
Host:  Eick
232 PGH
Monday
02/06/2012
FAC CAND
11:00 AM Software Engineering in the Age of Data Privacy
Dr. Mark Grechanik, Accenture Technology Labs
Host:  Chapman
232 PGH
01/27/2012 10:00 AM Computational Models of Molecular and Nanoparticle Transport in Tissues and Capillaries
Dr. Milos Kojic, The Methodist Hospital Research Institute
Host:  Garbey
232 PGH
01/20/2012 11:00 AM Dynamic Ontology: Challenges and Opportunities
Dr. Cameron Buckner, University of Houston
Host:  Verma
232 PGH
12/09/2011 10:30 AM Correlation Filters for Biometrics
Dr. Vijayakumar Bhagavatula, Carnegie Mellon University
Host:  Kakadiaris
232 PGH
12/07/2011 10:00 AM ImpoSybil? Yes. Preventing Infiltration Attacks in Geo-Social Networks
Dr. Bogdan Carbunar, Florida International University
Host:  Shi
232 PGH
12/02/2011 10:00 AM Schlumberger Software Landscape and Diversity
Kanai Pathak, Schlumberger WesternGeco
Host:  Shah
232 PGH
11/30/2011
DIST LECT
11:00 AM Human MRI at 7Telsa and Above: Technical Challenges and Clinical Applications
Dr. Andrew Webb, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
Host:  Tsekos
232 PGH
11/28/2011 11:30 AM Frontiers of Volunteer Computing
Dr. David Anderson, University of California at Berkeley
Host:  Subhlok
232 PGH
11/07/2011
NSF DIST SEM
10:30 AM ORI Cases and How to Protect Yourself from Research Misconduct in Your Laborabory
Dr. Alan R. Price, CEO, Price Research Integrity Consultant Experts (P.R.I.C.E.)
Host:  Pavlidis
232 PGH
10/28/2011 11:00 AM The Update Complexity of Selection and Related Problems
Dr. Sandeep Sen, Indian Institute of Technology
Host:  Verma
232 PGH
09/30/2011 11:00 AM Attribute Flow for Discriminative Image Warping
Dr. Jianbo Shi, University of Pennsylvania
Host:  Pavlidis
232 PGH
09/16/2011 10:30 AM FACULTY MINI-TALKS
Computer Science Faculty
Host:  Eick
232 PGH
09/13/2011 10:00 AM Imagine a World Where Technology Helps Solve the Toughest Problems
Dr. Bradley Jensen, Microsoft, Inc.
Host:  Yun
563 PGH
09/09/2011 10:30 AM FACULTY MINI-TALKS
Computer Science Faculty
Host:  Eick
232 PGH
08/11/2011 11:00 AM Information Fusion and Sparsity Promotion Using Choquet Integrals
Dr. Andres Mendez-Vazquez, Cinvestav Guadalajara
Host:  Vilalta
563 PGH
05/25/2011 11:00 AM Fair and Dynamic Proofs of Retrievability
Dr. Shouhuai Xu, University of Texas at San Antonio
Host:  Shi
563 PGH
05/23/2011 11:00 AM Do You Trust Your Eyes and Ears? ---Introduction to Emerging Multimedia Forensics
Dr. Qingzhong Liu, Sam Houston State University
Host:  Deng
563 PGH
05/13/2011 11:00 AM Characterizing the Influence of System Noise on Large-Scale Parallel Applications
Dr. Torsten Hoefler, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Host:  Gabriel
563 PGH
05/09/2011 10:00 AM The FARSIGHT Project: Computational Image Computing Tools for Biomedicine
Dr. Badri Roysam, University of Houston, Cullen College of Engineering
Host:  Kakadiaris
232 PGH
05/06/2011 10:00 AM Bayes Optimal Pattern Recognition
Dr. Aleix Martinez, The Ohio State University
Host:  Kakadiaris
232 PGH
05/04/2011 11:00 AM Practical Statistical Relational Learning
Dr. Sriraam Natarajan, University of Wisconsin Madison
Host:  Vilalta
232 PGH
04/25/2011
FAC CAND
11:00 AM Models and Algorithms for Large Complex Networks
Dr. George Giakkoupis, University of Calgary
Host:  Leiss
232 PGH
04/15/2011 11:00 AM A Perspective on Operating and Runtime Systems for Exascale Computing
Dr. Ron Brightwell, Sandia National Laboratories
Host:  Chapman
563 PGH
04/11/2011
FAC CAND
11:00 AM Better Recognition with Richer Representations
Dr. Ali Farhadi, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Host:  Kakadiaris
232 PGH
04/08/2011
FAC CAND
11:00 AM From Understanding Human Users to Building Efficient Mobile Systems
Dr. Ahmad Rahmati, Rice University
Host:  TBA
232 PGH
04/07/2011 4:00 PM ITK – Do It Yourself Image Analysis
Dr. Luis Ibanez, Kitware, Inc.
Host:  Kakadiaris
216 PGH
04/07/2011 11:30 AM ITK – Open Source Image Analysis
Dr. Luis Ibanez, Kitware, Inc.
Host:  Kakadiaris
216 PGH
04/06/2011 2:30 PM Open Source Software Practices
Dr. Luis Ibanez, Kitware, Inc.
Host:  Kakadiaris
216 PGH
04/01/2011 11:00 AM Bioinformatics: Computational Needs and Opportunities in the Next Generation
Dr. Eric Stahlberg, National Cancer Institute
Host:  Chapman
563 PGH
03/30/2011
FAC CAND
11:00 AM Design of Large-Scale Low-Power Wireless Sensor Networks
Dr. Omprakash Gnawali, Stanford University
Host:  Zheng
232 PGH
03/28/2011
FAC CAND
11:00 AM Human-Computer Interaction with Post-PC Computing Devices
Dr. Xiaojun Bi, University of Toronto
Host:  Deng
232 PGH
03/25/2011
FAC CAND
11:00 AM Intractability in Computational Learning and Approximation
Dr. Rishi Saket, Princeton University
Host:  Shah
232 PGH
03/23/2011
FAC CAND
11:00 AM Symbolic Predictive Analysis for Concurrent Programs
Dr. Chao Wang, NEC Laboratories America
Host:  Verma
232 PGH
03/21/2011
FAC CAND
11:00 AM Fragmentation Tolerant Real Time Garbage Collection
Dr. Filip Pizlo, Purdue University
Host:  Chapman
232 PGH
02/16/2011 10:30 AM FACULTY MINI TALKS
Computer Science
Host:  Eick 
232 PGH
02/11/2011 10:30 AM FACULTY MINI TALKS
Computer Science
Host:  Eick 
232 PGH
02/07/2011
Dist Spkr 
10:00 AM Computational Illumination
Dr. Matthew Turk, University of California Santa Barbara
Host:  Kakadiaris
232 PGH
02/04/2011
CANCELLED
10:30 AM FACULTY MINI TALKS
Computer Science
Host:  Eick 
232 PGH
02/02/2011 11:00 AM Numerical Linear Algebra Opportunities on Scalable Manycore Systems
Dr. Michael Heroux, Sandia National Laboratory
Host:  Chapman
232 PGH
01/26/2011
Dist Spkr
11:00 AM Intelligent Facial Behaviour Understanding
Dr. Maja Pantic, University of Twente
Host:  Kakadiaris
232 PGH
01/24/2011
DIST LECT
11:00 AM Will Heterogeneous Information Network Play a Key Role in Future Data Mining?
Dr. Jiawei Han, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Host:  Verma
232 PGH
01/21/2011
DIST LECT
11:00 AM Model-Based Strategies for Biomedical Image Analysis
Dr. James S. Duncan, Yale University
Host:  Pavlidis
232 PGH
11/29/10
DIST LECT
11:00 AM Social Learning for Reconfigurable Sensor Networks
Dr. Vikram Krishnamurthy, ECE, University of British Columbia
Host:  Zheng
232 PGH
11/22/10 11:00 AM Performance Analysis in the Light of Deep Software Stacks and Complex System Architectures
Dr. Matthias S. Mueller and Michael Kluge, Technische Universität Dresden
Host:  Gabriel
232 PGH
11/19/10 11:00 AM Contour Packing for Deformable Shape Detection and Segmentation
Dr. Jianbo Shi, University of Pennsylvania
Host:  Pavlidis
232 PGH
11/12/10 11:00 AM Coordinated, Responsive Physics-Based Character Animation
Dr. Victor Zordan, University of California at Riverside
Host:  Deng
232 PGH
11/11/10 3:00 PM Toward the Classification of Finite Partial Monitoring Games
Dr. Csaba Szepesvari, University of Alberta, Canada
Host:  Zheng
563 PGH
11/11/10 11:00 AM Multilevel Methods for Large-Scale Combinatorial Optimization Problems
Dr. Ilya Safro, Argonne National Laboratory
Host:  Vilalta
563 PGH
11/05/10
DIST LECT
11:00 AM Enabling Real Time Data Analysis
Dr. Divesh Srivastava, AT&T Labs, Inc.
Host:  Ordonez
232 PGH
10/29/10 11:00 AM Can You Imagine a World Where Technology Helps Solve the Toughest Problems?
Dr. Bradley Jenson, Microsoft Inc.
Host:  Yun
232 PGH
10/20/10
DIST LECT
11:00 AM What We Can Learn From Integrative Modeling of the Heart
Dr. Raimond L. Winslow, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Host:  Pavlidis
232 PGH
10/18/10 11:00 AM A Continuous Activity Sensing and Recognition System for Mobile Phone Applications
Dr. Jun Yang, Nokia Research Center, Palo Alto
Host:  Deng
232 PGH
10/11/10
DIST LECT
11:00 AM The Parallel BGL:  A High-Performance Parallel Graph Algorithms Library
Dr. Andrew Lumsdaine, Indiana University
Host:  Chapman
232 PGH
10/08/10 10AM-4PM PhD Students Present Their Research
First PhD Showcase Event, University of Houston
Host:  Dr. Christoph Eick
232 PGH
10/01/10
DIST LECT
11:00 AM Virtual Cityscapes: Challenges & Opportunities
Dr. Ming C. Lin, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Host:  Deng
232 PGH
09/29/10 11:00 AM RoboBee: A Robotic Bee for Investigating the Bee Dance
Dr. Raul Rojas, Freie Universitat Berlin
Host:  Leiss
232 PGH
09/17/10 10:00 AM @neurIST: Integrated Biomedical Information Management of Cerebral Aneurysms
Dr. Alejandro Frangi, Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Host:  Kakadiaris
232 PGH
09/16/10 11:00 AM An Efficient Power-Aware Scheduling Algorithm for the Multiprocessor Platform
Dr. Stefan Andrei, Lamar University
Host:  Cheng
563 PGH
09/15/10 11:00 AM Social Influence within Virtual Environments
Dr. James Blascovich, University of California, Santa Barbara
Host:  Deng
232 PGH
07/23/10 10:00 AM Expeditions in Applied Computing: A Computational Science Perspective
Dr. Shantanu Jha, Louisiana State University
Host:  Johnsson
550 PGH
07/02/10 11:00 AM Detecting Key Motion Patterns
Dr. Mubarak Shah, University of Central Florida
Host:  Kakadiaris
563 PGH
05/07/10 11:00 AM Localized Learning Algorithm Behavior Analysis
Dr. Christophe Giraud-Carrier, Brigham Young University
Host:  Vilalta
232 PGH
04/19/10
FC2010
11:00 AM Towards Fun, Secure, and Dependable Computing Platforms and Services
Dr. Weidong Larry Shi, ViTie Inc.
Host:  Chapman
232 PGH
04/16/10
FC2010
11:00 AM CANCELLED
Dr. James Clause, Georgia Institute of Technology
Host:  Zheng
232 PGH
04/16/10
FC2010
11:00 AM Detecting the Network Behavior of Malware
Dr. Roberto Perdisci, Georgia Institute of Technology
Host:  Zheng
232 PGH
04/12/10
FC2010
11:00 AM SocioTechnical Effects in Software Teams
Dr. Christian Bird, University of California, Davis
Host:  Shah
232 PGH
04/09/10
FC2010
11:00 AM Designing Mobile Persuasive Technologies for Rural Health Promotion
Dr. Divya Ramachandran, University of California, Berkeley
Host:  Deng
232 PGH
04/05/10
FC2010
11:00 AM Privacy Preservation in Data Publishing and Sharing
Dr. Tiancheng Li, Purdue University
Host:  S. Huang
232 PGH
04/02/10 11:00 AM Transfer Learning for Scientific Discovery
Dr. Alexandru Niculescu-Mizil, IBM T.J. Watson Research Lab
Host:  Vilalta
232 PGH
03/29/10
FC2010
11:00 AM Advancing Operating Systems to Address Resource Contention Challenges in Multi-core Processors
Dr. Xiaoning Ding, Ohio State University
Host:  Johnsson
232 PGH
03/26/10
DIST LECT
11:00 AM Research Results in Distributed Systems, Wireless Networks, and Networks Security
Dr. Mukesh Singhal, University of Kentucky
Host:  Zheng
232 PGH
03/09/10 11:00 AM Introduction to an Humanoid Robot – Nao
Natanel Dukan, Aldebaran Robotics Inc.
Host:  Deng
563 PGH
03/08/10
FC2010
11:00 AM Rich Photography on a Budget
Dr. Samuel W. Hasinoff, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Host:  Kakadiaris
232 PGH
01/29/10 11:00 AM Demand-Aware Content Distribution on the Internet
Dr. Srinivas Shakkottai, Texas A&M University
Host:  Zheng
232 PGH
01/22/10 3:00 PM Optimization in Classification
Dr. Erhun Kundakcioglu, University of Houston
Host:  Zheng
550 PGH