Seminar Calendar - Fall 2014

December 11
Speaker: Ilya Shpitser, University of Southampton
Title: Mediation Analysis: Theory and Methods
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December 4
Speaker: Mihaela Pertea, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Title: StringTie: a new approach to transcriptome assembly from RNA-Seq data
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November 13 - Distinguished Lecturer
Speaker: Rafail Ostrovsky, University of California, Los Angeles
Title: Cloud Security: Threats, Challenges and Solutions
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November 11
Speaker: Andrey Rzhetsky, University of Chicago
Title: Large (big?) data: diseases, medical records, genes and environment
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November 4 - Distinguished Lecturer
Speaker: Tal Rabin, IBM Research
Title: Multiparty Computations, or How to Know if a Second Date is in Your Future
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October 23
Speaker: Seth Nielson
Title: PLAYGROUND: Preparing Students for the Cyber Battleground
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October 21
Speaker: Alan Yuille, University of California, Los Angeles
Title: Complexity and Compositionality
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October 14 - CANCELLED
Speaker: Alan Yuille, University of California, Los Angeles
Title: Complexity and Compositionality

October 7
Speaker: Robert Jacobs, University of Rochester
Title: From Sensation to Conception: Theoretical Perspectives on Multisensory Perception and Cross-Modal Transfer
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October 2
Speaker: Rick Lewis, University of Michigan
Title: What are Boundedly Rational Mechanisms for Language and Active Perception?
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September 30
Speaker: Mark Johnson, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
Title: Synergies in Word Learning
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September 23
Speaker: Roger Levy, University of California, San Deigo
Title: Probabilistic Models of Human Language Comprehension, Production, and Acquisition
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September 11
Speaker: Rajiv Gandhi, Rutgers Univeristy - Camden
Title: From Potential to Promise - Developing Scholars, one Eureka moment at a time
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