Events for the Past Year

Apr 29, 2016
4:15pm - 5:30pm
North 311 Duke
Matthew Gombolay
Human-Machine Collaborative Optimization via Apprenticeship Scheduling
Special Talk
Apr 28, 2016
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Erich Kaltofen (NCSU)
Sparse Polynomial Interpolation Codes and their List-Decoding Beyond Half the Minimum Distance
Algorithms Seminar
Apr 25, 2016
2:00pm - 4:00pm
N311 North Duke
Benjamin Burchfiel
Eigenobjects: A Unified Framework for Robot-Focused 3D Object Representation
Master's Defense
Apr 22, 2016
2:00pm - 3:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Eric Rozner
Edge-based Network Management to Support High Bandwidth, Low Latency Applications
Special Talk
Apr 22, 2016
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Matias Bjorling
Open-Channel Solid State Drives
Computer Systems and Engineering Seminar Series
Apr 22, 2016
12:00pm - 1:00pm
North 311 Duke
Sharath Raghavendra
Robust and Optimal Online Algorithm for Minimum Metric Bipartite Matching
Algorithms Seminar
Apr 19, 2016
1:00pm - 2:00pm
N311 North Duke
Ergys Ristani
A Benchmark for Camera Systems that Monitor Pedestrians
Master's Defense
Apr 18, 2016
1:00pm - 2:30pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Xiaodan Zhu
Ranking Aggregate Query Answers with Relevance, Diversity and Coverage
Master's Defense
Apr 11, 2016
4:00pm - 5:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke (telecast from NCSU)
Onur Mutlu
Title: TBD
Triangle Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series
Apr 11, 2016
11:45am - 1:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Ben Zhao
Improving Online Security through Understanding Human Behavior
Duke Computer Science Colloquium
Apr 8, 2016
3:00pm - 4:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Yuxuan Li
Master's Defense
Apr 7, 2016
10:45am - 12:15pm
North 306 Duke
Sriram Vepuri
Recommendation Engine for Twitter Users
Master's Defense
Apr 5, 2016
3:30pm - 5:30pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Chen Liang
Finding Needles in the Haystack: Harnessing Syslogs for Data Center Management
Master's Defense
Apr 5, 2016
2:30pm - 4:30pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Vamsidhar Thummala
SAFE: A Declarative Trust-Agile System with Linked Credentials
Ph. D. Defense
Apr 1, 2016
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Kelly Shaw
Helping Software Exploit Hardware
Computer Systems and Engineering Seminar Series
Apr 1, 2016
12:00pm - 1:00pm
318 Gross Hall Duke
Siddhartha Banerjee
Dynamic Pricing in Rideshare Platforms
CS-ECON Seminar Series
Mar 31, 2016
1:00pm - 2:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Jennifer Chayes
Belief Propagation Algorithms: From Matching Problems to Network Discovery in Cancer Genomics
Duke Computer Science Colloquium
Mar 30, 2016
9:45am - 11:45am
D344 LSRC Duke
Henri Maxime (Max) Demoulin
Studying Recommender Systems to Enhance Distributed Computing Schedulers
Master's Defense
Mar 28, 2016
1:00pm - 4:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Sudhanshu Garg
Programming & Building Molecular Devices using Nucleic Acid Hairpins
Ph. D. Defense
Mar 25, 2016
12:00pm - 1:00pm
318 Gross Hall Duke
Ruta Mehta
A Market Model for Scheduling, with Applications to Cloud Computing
CS-ECON Seminar Series
Mar 25, 2016
10:45am - 11:45am
330 Gross Hall Duke
Anna Lysyanskaya
A Whirlwind Tour of Anonymous Credentials
Special Talk
Mar 24, 2016
1:00pm - 2:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Ruta Mehta
Games, Equilibria, and Evolution
Algorithms Seminar
Mar 23, 2016
11:45am - 12:30pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Vasilis Syrgkanis
Learning in Strategic Environments: Theory and Data
Duke Computer Science Colloquium
Mar 22, 2016
11:45am - 1:00pm
330 Gross Hall Duke
Heather Zheng
mmWave Networking and Beyond
Computer Systems and Engineering Seminar Series
Mar 21, 2016
2:00pm - 4:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Yuqian Li
Game-Theoretically Allocating Resources to Catch Evaders and Payments to Stabilize Teams
Ph. D. Defense
Mar 21, 2016
11:45am - 12:45pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Hany Farid
Photo Forensics from Lighting and Shadows
Duke Computer Science Colloquium
Mar 11, 2016
11:45am - 1:00pm
Teer 115 Duke
Carlee Joe-Wong
Smart Data Pricing
Special Talk
Mar 11, 2016
10:30am - 11:30am
D344 LSRC Duke
Sham Kakade
Discovering Hidden Structure in the Sparse Regime
Algorithms Seminar
Mar 10, 2016
11:45am - 1:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Nisarg Shah
Optimal Social Decision Making
Duke Computer Science Colloquium
Mar 7, 2016
11:45am - 12:45pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Matt Weinberg
Algorithms for Strategic Agents
Duke Computer Science Colloquium
Mar 4, 2016
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Ingrid Daubechies
Mathematicians Helping Art Historians and Art Conservators
ACM-W Distinguished Speaker
Mar 1, 2016
1:00pm - 4:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Mark Hallen
Protein and drug design algorithms using improved biophysical modeling
Ph. D. Defense
Mar 1, 2016
11:45am - 1:00pm
Soc Sci Building 113 Duke
Michael Wellman
Empirical Game-Theoretic Methods for Analysis of Market Microstructure
Special Talk
Feb 29, 2016
4:00pm - 5:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke (telecast from NCSU)
Michael Wellman
Artificial Intelligence and Real Economics
Triangle Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series
Feb 25, 2016
1:00pm - 3:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Yang Qi
On Provable Algorithms for Determination of Continuous Protein Interdomain Motions from Residual Dipolar Couplings
Master's Defense
Feb 22, 2016
4:00pm - 5:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Pieter Abbeel
Making Robots Learn
Triangle Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series
Feb 15, 2016
4:00pm - 5:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Jon Kleinberg
Social Phenomena in Global Networks
Triangle Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series
Feb 12, 2016
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Anthea Monod
Estimating Thresholding Levels for Random Fields via Euler Characteristics
Algorithms Seminar Lecture Series
Feb 12, 2016
11:30am - 1:00pm
Teer 115 Duke
Justine Sherry
Middleboxes as a cloud service
Special Talk
Feb 10, 2016
2:00pm - 4:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Botong Huang
Cumulon: Simplified Matrix-Based Data Analytics in the Cloud
Ph. D. Defense
Feb 8, 2016
1:00pm - 2:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Chengkai Li
ClaimBuster: The Quest to Automate Fact-Checking
Data Seminar Series
Feb 8, 2016
11:00am - 12:00pm
North 311 Duke
Patrick Barragan
Interactive Bayesian Identification of Kinematic Mechanisms
Special Talk
Feb 5, 2016
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Fitzpatrick/ CIEMAS Schiciano B Duke
Vasumathi Raman
Synthesis for Autonomy: Connecting the Physical, the Logical and the Human
MEMS/ECE Robotics Talk
Feb 4, 2016
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Abhinandan Nath
Parallel geometric algorithms
Algorithms Seminar
Feb 2, 2016
3:00pm - 4:00pm
207 Hudson Hall Duke
Sergio Pequito
Neuroscience: a control theory and network science perspective
MEMS/ECE Robotics Talk
Feb 1, 2016
4:00pm - 5:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke (telecast from NCSU)
Alex Aiken
Legion: Programming Heterogeneous, Distributed Parallel Machines
Triangle Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series
Jan 29, 2016
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Teer 115 Duke
Linh Thi Xuan Phan
Timing Guarantees for Cyber-Physical Systems
Special Talk
Jan 28, 2016
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Rupert Freeman
Computing Possible and Necessary Equilibrium Actions
Algorithms Seminar
Jan 25, 2016
11:45am - 12:45pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Dan Suciu
Communication Cost in Parallel Query Processing
Duke Computer Science Colloquium
Jan 20, 2016
10:00am - 12:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Branka Lakic
Active Perception for Manipulation
Master's Defense
Jan 19, 2016
6:00pm - 9:30pm
Gross Hall Duke
TechConnect 2016 Spring
inDuke Event
Jan 19, 2016
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Tracy Camp
What I know now ... that I wish I knew then
ACM-W Distinguished Speaker
Dec 14, 2015
11:45am - 12:45pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Zafar Ayyub Qazi
Minimally Disruptive Management Frameworks for Advanced Network Functions
Systems Seminar
Dec 10, 2015
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Jiri Matas
Beyond Vanilla Image Retrieval
Artificial Intelligence Seminar
Nov 30, 2015
4:00pm - 5:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke (telecast from UNC)
Jason Eisner
Probabilistic Inference on Strings
Triangle Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series
Nov 30, 2015
11:45am - 12:45pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Santosh Vempala
Gaussian Cooling and Randomized Volume Computation
Duke Computer Science Colloquium
Nov 23, 2015
11:45am - 12:45pm
D106 LSRC Duke
George Varghese
Network Verification - When Hoare Meets Cerf
Duke Computer Science Colloquium
Nov 19, 2015
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Kyle Fox
An Efficient Algorithm for Computing High-Quality Paths amid Polygonal Obstacles
Algorithms Seminar
Nov 16, 2015
4:00pm - 5:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke (telecast from UNC)
Rajit Manohar
Large-Scale Neuromorphic Systems
Triangle Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series
Nov 16, 2015
11:45am - 12:45pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Wilkins Aquino
A PDE-Constrained Optimization Framework for Deterministic and Stochastic Inverse Problems
Duke Computer Science Colloquium
Nov 13, 2015
4:00pm - 5:00pm
North Bldg 311 Duke
Elena Glassman
Systems for Teaching Programming and Hardware Design at Scale
Duke Computer Science Lecture Series
Nov 12, 2015
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Stavros Sintos
Range-Max Queries on Uncertain Data
Algorithms Seminar
Nov 5, 2015
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Nikhil Srivastava
Ramanujan Graphs from Finite Free Convolutions
Algorithms Seminar
Nov 3, 2015
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Lisa Hsu
Beyond Grad School: Confidence, Dealing with Impostor Syndrome, and Other Non-Technical Skills You'll Need to Succeed Post-Graduation
ACM-W Distinguished Speaker
Oct 30, 2015
1:00pm - 2:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Adina Crainiceanu
Rya: A Scalable RDF Triple Store for the Clouds
Special Talk
Oct 29, 2015
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Samuel Haney
The Price of Stability for Undirected Multicast Games
Algorithms Seminar
Oct 23, 2015
11:45am - 1:00pm
SocSci 119 Duke
James Tuck
Architectural and Compiler Support for Fine-Grained Helper Computing on Multicore Architectures
Computer Systems and Engineering Seminar Series
Oct 22, 2015
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Rong Ge
Escaping From Saddle Points
Algorithms Seminar
Oct 19, 2015
4:00pm - 5:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke (telecast from UNC)
Vijay Kumar
Aerial robot swarms
Triangle Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series
Oct 8, 2015
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Scott Schmidler
Parallelizing Markov Chain Monte Carlo Algorithms
Algorithms Seminar
Oct 6, 2015
3:00pm - 5:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Jason Pazis
PAC-optimal, Non-parametric Algorithms and Bounds for Exploration in Concurrent MDPs with Delayed Updates
Ph. D. Defense
Oct 2, 2015
11:30am - 1:30pm
North 311 Duke
Ruofan Xia
Analytical Modeling of Modern Storage Systems
Ph. D. Defense
Oct 2, 2015
11:30am - 1:00pm
Soc Sci 119 Duke
Tor Aamodt
MemcachedGPU: Scaling-up Scale-out Key-value Stores
Computer Systems and Engineering Seminar Series
Oct 1, 2015
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Aaron Sidford
A Faster Cutting Plane Method and its Implications for Combinatorial and Convex Optimization
Algorithms Seminar
Sep 28, 2015
4:00pm - 5:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Johannes Gehrke
Deferring Transactions for Fun and Profit
Triangle Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series
Sep 24, 2015
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Nat Kell
Online Budgeted Allocation with General Budgets
Algorithms Seminar
Sep 21, 2015
11:45am - 12:45pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Rebecca Steorts
Methods for Quantifying Conflict Casualties in Syria
Duke Computer Science Colloquium
Sep 17, 2015
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Jiangwei Pan
Approximating Dynamic Time Warping and Edit Distance for a Pair of Point Sequences
Algorithms Seminar
Sep 15, 2015
6:00pm - 9:30pm
Fitzpatrick Center Duke
TechConnect 2015: Connecting Students with Industry
inDuke Event
Sep 9, 2015
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Gross Hall 318 Duke
Bo Waggoner
Low-Cost-Learning via Active Data Procurement
CS-ECON Seminar Series
Sep 7, 2015
11:45am - 12:45pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Piotr Indyk
Beyond P vs. NP: Quadratic-Time Hardness of Sequence Alignment Problems
Duke Computer Science Colloquium
Aug 27, 2015
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Mark Hallen
New representations of energy for more reliable computational protein design
Algorithms Seminar
Aug 26, 2015
9:30am - 11:30am
D344 LSRC Duke
Dina Hafez
A semi-supervised predictive model to link regulatory regions to their target genes
Ph. D. Defense
Aug 24, 2015
10:00am - 12:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Puneet Jain
Practical Architectures for Fused Visual and Inertial Mobile Sensing
Ph. D. Defense
Aug 21, 2015
3:00pm - 4:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Benjamin Rosman
On the Impact of Prior Knowledge on Autonomous Agents
Miscellaneous Talk
Jul 22, 2015
1:00pm - 3:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
You (Will) Wu
Computational Journalism: from Answering Questions to Questioning Answers and Raising Good Questions
Ph. D. Defense
Jul 22, 2015
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Gross Hall 304B Duke
Lance Fortnow
Bounding Rationality by Computational Complexity
CS-ECON Seminar Series
Jul 22, 2015
11:00am - 12:00pm
Gross Hall 304B Duke
Sam Ganzfried
Computing Strong Game-Theoretic Strategies in Large Games
CS-ECON Seminar Series
Jul 20, 2015
3:00pm - 5:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Rishi Thonangi
Optimizing Database Algorithms for Random-Access Block Devices
Ph. D. Defense
Jul 20, 2015
11:30am - 12:30pm
Gross Hall 304B Duke
Darrell Hoy
Price of Anarchy Bounds for Theoretical and Empirical Auctions
CS-ECON Seminar Series
Jul 17, 2015
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Gross Hall 304B Duke
Nisarg Shah
Leximin Allocations in the Real World
CS-ECON Seminar Series
May 19, 2015
2:00pm - 5:00pm
147 Nanaline Duke Bldg Duke
Pablo Gainza
Computational Protein Design with Ensembles, Flexibility and Mathematical Guarantees, and its Application to Drug Resistance Prediction, and Antibody Design
Ph. D. Defense
May 15, 2015
12:00pm - 1:00pm
304B Gross Hall Duke
Shaddin Dughmi
Algorithmic Bayesian Persuasion
CS-ECON Seminar Series
May 11, 2015
12:00pm - 2:30pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Muhammad Ahsan
Architecture Framework for Trapped-ion Quantum Computer based on Performance Simulation Tool
Ph. D. Defense
May 1, 2015
1:00pm - 3:00pm
North 311 Duke
Janardhan Kulkarni
Design of Scheduling Algorithms Using Game Theoretic Ideas
Ph. D. Defense
May 1, 2015
10:30am - 11:30am
208 Hudson Hall Duke
Vijay Janapa Reddi
Mobile CPU Evolution: The Past, the Present, and the Future
Computer Systems and Engineering Seminar Series