Seminar Calendar - Fall 2018

November 27 - Lecturer
Speaker: Oge Marques, Florida Atlantic University
Title: Medical image analysis using deep learning
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November 6 - Distinguished Lecturer
Speaker: Margo Seltzer, Harvard
Title: Automatically Scalable Computation
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October 25 - Lecturer
Speaker: Ben Moseley, Carnegie Mellon
Title: Algorithmic Methods for Massively Parallel Data Science
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October 9 - Distinguished Lecturer
Speaker: Dahlia Malkhi, VMWare Research
Title: BFT in the lens of Blockchains and Blockchains in the lens of BFT
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October 9 - Computer Science Student Defense:
Speaker: Fabian Prada Nino, Johns Hopkins University
Title: Signal Processing on Textured Meshes
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October 9 - Computer Science Student Defense:
Speaker: Jacob Pritt, Johns Hopkins University
Title: Methods for Identifying Variation in Large-Scale Genomic Data

October 5 - Computer Science Student Defense:
Speaker: Nikita Ivkin, Johns Hopkins University
Title: Streaming algorithms for finding frequent items

October 4 - Lecturer
Speaker: Wei Shen, Johns Hopkins University
Title: Deep Random Forests: Algorithms and Applications
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September 28 - Computer Science Student Defense:
Speaker: Zaoxing (Alan) Liu, Johns Hopkins University
Title: Sketching as a Tool for Efficient Networked Systems

September 27 - Krasnopoler Lecture
Speaker: Scott Aaronson, David J. Bruton Centennial Professor Department of Computer Science University of Texas at Austin
Title: Quantum Supremacy and Its Applications
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September 25 - Distinguished Lecturer
Speaker: Vijay Kumar, University of Pennsylvania
Title: Opportunities and Challenges in Autonomy for Small Aerial Vehicles
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September 24 - Computer Science Student Defense:
Speaker: Li Song, Johns Hopkins University
Title: Improving Genome Annotation with RNA-seq Data

September 21 - Computer Science Student Defense:
Speaker: Amy Babay, Johns Hopkins University
Title: Timely, Reliable, and Cost-Effective Internet Transport Service using Structured Overlay Networks

September 20 - Computer Science Student Defense:
Speaker: Tom Tantillo, Johns Hopkins University
Title: Intrusion-Tolerant SCADA for the Power Grid

September 11
Speaker: Mathias Unberath
Title: Acquisition - Analysis - Augmentation: Towards Task-aware Computer Assistance in the OR
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September 7 - Computer Science Student Defense:
Speaker: Adrian Benton, Johns Hopkins University
Title: Learning Representations of Social Media Users

September 5 - Computer Science Student Defense:
Speaker: Purnima Rajan, Johns Hopkins University
Title: Object Counting and Localization: A Statistical Approach