Events for the Past Year

Aug 28, 2014
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Ankur Moitra
A Polynomial Time Algorithm for Lossy Population Recovery
Algorithms Seminar
Aug 27, 2014
3:30pm - 4:30pm
330 Gross Hall Duke
Pedro Domingos
Sum-Product Networks: Expressive Models with Tractable Inference
Duke Machine Learning Seminar Series
Aug 11, 2014
2:00pm - 3:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Dave Levin
The Ugly Truth of Certificate Revocation, and an Improvement
Special Talk
Jul 18, 2014
11:00am - 12:30pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Grey Ballard
Algorithms with Provably Minimal Communication: Algorithmic Improvements for QR Decomposition
Scientific Computing Talk
Jul 2, 2014
2:00pm - 3:30pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Antonenko Vitaly
Large-scale network prototyping based on lightweight virtualization techniques
Systems Seminar
Jun 30, 2014
3:00pm - 5:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Yin Lin
Efficient, Reliable and Secure Content Delivery
Ph. D. Defense
Jun 20, 2014
2:00pm - 4:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Valentin Pistol
Practical Dynamic Information-Flow Tracking on Mobile Devices
Ph. D. Defense
Jun 20, 2014
1:00pm - 2:00pm
330 Gross Hall Duke
Derek Aguiar
Graph theoretic algorithms for haplotype assembly: from diploid to polyploid
Duke Machine Learning Seminar Series
May 28, 2014
2:00pm - 3:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Yifei Ding
Multitenancy for Big Data (No SQL) Systems
Master's Defense
May 12, 2014
12:30pm - 1:30pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Misha Belkin
Independent Component Analysis (ICA), Spectral Clustering and the Blessing of Dimensionality
Algorithms Seminar Lecture Series
May 9, 2014
11:00am - 12:00pm
116 Old Chem Duke
Salman Azhar
Sorting
Special Talk
May 8, 2014
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Brooks Computer Science Bldg 009 UNC
Michael Abrash & Steve LaValle
Oculus VR Colloquium @ UNC, Chapel Hill
Special Events
May 8, 2014
1:30pm - 2:30pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Henry van den Bedem
Now You See Me, Now You Don't: Structurally Characterizing Biomolecular Dynamics from Kinematics
Special Talk
May 7, 2014
3:30pm - 4:30pm
330 Gross Hall Duke
Rob Schapire
Explaining AdaBoost
Duke Machine Learning Seminar Series
Apr 30, 2014
3:30pm - 4:30pm
330 Gross Hall Duke
Patrick J. Wolfe
The network histogram, nonparametric function estimation, and graph limits
Duke Machine Learning Seminar Series
Apr 26, 2014
8:15am - 6:00pm
French Family Science Center Room 2231 Duke
20th Annual East Coast Computer Algebra Day (ECCAD)
Special Events
Apr 25, 2014
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Joshua Vogelstein
Democratizing Science by Bringing the Data to the Masses: A Case Study in Visualizing 3D Brain Networks Across Scales and Spectra
Visualization Forum
Apr 23, 2014
3:30pm - 4:30pm
330 Gross Hall Duke
Luke Bornn
XY - Basketball meets Big Data
Duke Machine Learning Seminar Series
Apr 22, 2014
10:00am - 12:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Qiang Cao
Understanding and Defending against Malicious Identities in Online Social Networks
Ph. D. Defense
Apr 21, 2014
1:00pm - 3:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Jiangwei Pan
Algorithms for Geometric Covering and Clustering
Master's Defense
Apr 21, 2014
11:45am - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
LOCATION CHANGE: Graduation with Distinction and C-SURF Poster Session
Special Events
Apr 18, 2014
1:30pm - 2:30pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Greg Wright
Mobile = low power? A journey to the low end
Computer Systems and Engineering Seminar Series
Apr 18, 2014
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Gross Hall 304B Duke
Asu Ozdaglar
Network Security and Contagion
CS-ECON Seminar Series
Apr 16, 2014
3:30pm - 4:30pm
330 Gross Hall Duke
Sanjoy Dasgupta
Active learning and annotation
Duke Machine Learning Seminar Series
Apr 16, 2014
11:45am - 12:45pm
D106 LSRC Duke
George Konidaris
Hierarchical Approaches to Robot Control
Duke Computer Science Colloquia
Apr 14, 2014
4:00pm - 5:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke (telecast from UNC)
Peter J. Ungaro
The Fusion of Supercomputing and Big Data Analytics to Drive Scientific Discovery
Triangle Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series
Apr 14, 2014
11:45am - 12:45pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Jeffrey Heer
Interactive Data Analysis
Data+Journalism Seminar Series
Apr 11, 2014
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Gross Hall 304B Duke
Chris LaSala
The Rise of Programmatic Advertising & Its Impact on Content Creators & Publishers
CS-ECON Seminar Series
Apr 11, 2014
11:00am - 12:00pm
217 Perkins Library Duke
Marc Sommer
Modeling how the brain stabilizes vision during eye movements
WISeNet Seminars
Apr 9, 2014
3:30pm - 4:30pm
330 Gross Hall Duke
Emma Brunskill
Sequential Transfer in Multi-armed Bandit with Finite Set of Models
Duke Machine Learning Seminar Series
Apr 9, 2014
3:00pm - 4:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Yuqian Li
Computing How to Optimally Commit in Games (and Mechanisms)
Master's Defense
Apr 7, 2014
11:45am - 1:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Dana Nau
Evolutionary Game Theory and the Role of Third-Party Punishment in Human Cultures
Duke Computer Science Colloquia
Apr 7, 2014
10:30am - 12:30pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Hangjun Xu
An Algorithm for Comparing Similarity Between Two Trees
Master's Defense
Apr 4, 2014
10:30am - 12:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
You (William) Wu
Toward Computational Fact-Checking
Master's Defense
Apr 3, 2014
1:00pm - 2:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Pietro Salvagnini
Statistical Modeling for Pan-Tilt-Zoom Cameras: Target Detection, Tracking and Re-Identification
Artificial Intelligence Seminar
Apr 2, 2014
3:30pm - 4:30pm
330 Gross Hall Duke
Russ Salakhutdinov
Recent Advances in Deep Learning: Learning Structured, Robust, and Multimodal Models
Duke Machine Learning Seminar Series
Apr 1, 2014
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Shafi Goldwasser
The Cryptographic Lens
Triangle Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series
Mar 21, 2014
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Gross Hall 304B Duke
Nicole Immorlica
Social Status and Badge Design
CS-ECON Seminar Series
Mar 20, 2014
9:30am - 11:30am
North 311 Duke
Jun Hu
Digital Stack Photography and Its Applications
Ph. D. Defense
Mar 19, 2014
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Gross Hall 330 Duke
Marina Meila
Rankings, Inversions and Statistics
Duke Machine Learning Seminar Series
Mar 19, 2014
2:00pm - 3:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Anupam Gupta
The Power of Recourse: Online Spanning Tree with Alterations
Algorithms Seminar Lecture Series
Mar 18, 2014
12:30pm - 3:30pm
North 311 Duke
Jeff Martin
Geometric Algorithms for Protein Structure Determination Using Measurements From NMR Spectroscopy
Ph. D. Defense
Mar 7, 2014
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Emerson Murphy-Hill
Visualization for Software Engineering
Visualization Forum
Mar 7, 2014
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Gross Hall 304B Duke
Ruggiero Cavallo
Efficient Auctions with Public Budget Constraints
CS-ECON Seminar Series
Mar 7, 2014
11:00am - 12:00pm
217 Perkins Library Duke
Peter Mucha
Communities in Networks
WISeNet Seminars
Mar 7, 2014
10:00am - 12:00pm
North 311 Duke
Marisabel Guevara
Coordinating the Design and Management of Heterogeneous Datacenter Resources
Ph. D. Defense
Mar 6, 2014
6:15pm - 7:15pm
Love Auditorium (B101) LSRC Duke
Daniel Russell
Understanding user behavior at three scales
ACM Distinguished Speaker
Mar 3, 2014
4:00pm - 5:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Laszlo Lovasz
Geometric representations of graphs
Triangle Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series
Feb 28, 2014
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Caitlin Margaret Kelly
It's Complicated: An Artist's Relationship to Visualizing Others
Visualization Forum
Feb 28, 2014
11:45am - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Leonidas J. Guibas
The Functoriality of Data -- Understanding Geometric Data Sets Jointly
Duke Computer Science Colloquia
Feb 27, 2014
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Schiciano Auditorium � Side B Duke
Kris Hauser
Motion Planning for Real World Robots
MEMS/ECE Robotics Talk
Feb 26, 2014
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Gross Hall 330 Duke
Eleazar Eskin
Known and Unknown Confounding in Genetic Studies
Duke Machine Learning Seminar Series
Feb 26, 2014
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Schiciano Auditorium � Side B Duke
George Konidaris
Hierarchical Approaches to Robot Control
MEMS/ECE Robotics Talk
Feb 24, 2014
2:00pm - 4:00pm
North 311 Duke
Mohammad Mottaghi
Multiplexing Techniques and Design-Automation Tools for FRET-Enabled Optical Computing
Ph. D. Defense
Feb 24, 2014
9:00am - 10:00am
207 Hudson Hall Duke
Kamran Shamaei
Lower Extremity Exoskeletons: Motor Adaptation of Lower Extremity Joints to Exoskeletal Impedances
MEMS/ECE Robotics Talk
Feb 21, 2014
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Alexandra Badea
Visual Informatics for Small Animal Imaging
Visualization Forum
Feb 21, 2014
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Gross Hall 304B Duke
Pablo A. Parrilo
Rank/Sparsity Minimization and Latent Variable Graphical Model Selection
CS-ECON Seminar Series
Feb 20, 2014
12:00pm - 1:00pm
330 Gross Hall Duke
David Salesin
Observations On Doing Research and On Creating Sublime User Experiences
Miscellaneous Talks
Feb 19, 2014
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Gross Hall 330 Duke
Finale Doshi-Velez
Prediction and Interpretation with Latent Variable Models
Duke Machine Learning Seminar Series
Feb 17, 2014
4:00pm - 5:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke (telecast from NCSU)
Erik Demaine
Algorithms Meet Art, Puzzles, and Magic
Triangle Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series
Feb 10, 2014
4:00pm - 5:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke (telecast from NCSU)
Craig C. Douglas
Big Data and Dynamic Applications
Triangle Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series
Feb 7, 2014
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Miles Crosskey
Low-dimensional Representations and Visualization of Dynamical Systems
Visualization Forum
Feb 7, 2014
11:00am - 1:00pm
217 Perkins Library Duke
Jennifer Groh
Fusing Visual and Auditory Space
WISeNet Seminars
Feb 6, 2014
6:00pm - 8:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
CompSci Intern Panel and Resume Workshop
Special Events
Feb 3, 2014
4:00pm - 5:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke (telecast from NCSU)
Tom La Porta
Quality of Information-Aware Networking
Triangle Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series
Jan 31, 2014
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Rochelle D. Schwartz-Bloom
Smoking in the DiVE: A 3D Interactive Experience in the Brain
Visualization Forum
Jan 27, 2014
4:00pm - 5:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke (telecast from UNC)
Edward Lee
Cyber-Physical Systems: A Fundamental Intellectual Challenge
Triangle Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series
Jan 27, 2014
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Hudson Hall Room 222 Duke
Paul Gratz
Use-it or Lose-it: Wearout and Lifetime in Future Chip-Multiprocessors
Computer Systems and Engineering Seminar Series
Jan 27, 2014
11:45am - 12:45pm
D106 LSRC Duke
David R. Karger
Look at my Data: Tools to Help Non-programmers Publish Open Interactive Data Visualizations
Data+Journalism Seminar Series
Jan 24, 2014
4:15pm - 5:15pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Missy Cummings
Designing a System for Navigating Small Drones in Tight Spaces
Artificial Intelligence Seminar
Jan 24, 2014
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Missy Cummings
Designing a System for Navigating Small Drones in Tight Spaces
Visualization Forum
Jan 24, 2014
11:00am - 12:00pm
217 Perkins Library Duke
Rick Lind
Developing Biologically-Inspired Robotics for Sensor-Centric Mapping
WISeNet Seminars
Jan 22, 2014
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Bryan Research 103 Duke
Tom M. Mitchell
Never-Ending Machine Learning
Duke Machine Learning Seminar Series
Jan 21, 2014
5:00pm - 9:30pm
Gross Hall Duke
TechConnect 2014 Spring: Connecting Students with Industry
Special Events
Jan 21, 2014
11:45am - 12:45pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Steve Molnar, Lars Bishop, David Coppit, Lars Nyland
The GPU Goes Mobile
Duke Computer Science Colloquia
Jan 10, 2014
4:15pm - 5:15pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Philippos Mordohai
Leveraging Uncertainty Estimates to Improve 3D Reconstruction
Artificial Intelligence Seminar
Dec 3, 2013
11:45am - 12:45pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Eric Price
Sparse Fourier Transforms: Optimizing Time and Sample Complexity
Algorithms Seminar
Nov 25, 2013
3:00pm - 5:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Jun Pang
Chromophore-Based Nanophotonic Network-on-Chip and Computing Systems
Ph. D. Defense
Nov 25, 2013
1:30pm - 2:30pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Simha Sethumadhavan
Design for Security: The Hardware-Up Principle
Computer Systems and Engineering Seminar Series
Nov 22, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Gross Hall 304B Duke
Ozan Candogan
Optimal pricing in networks with externalities
CS-ECON Seminar Series
Nov 21, 2013
2:00pm - 4:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Bi Wu
Virtualization with Limited Hardware Support
Ph. D. Defense
Nov 20, 2013
3:30pm - 4:30pm
330 Gross Hall Duke
John Lafferty
Exchanging Bips for Flops and Bits: Computational Tradeoffs in Statistical Learning
Duke Machine Learning Seminar Series
Nov 18, 2013
4:00pm - 5:00pm
North 311 Duke
Luiz Andre Barroso
3 Hard Problems in Large-Scale Computing
Triangle Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series
Nov 15, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
David Hill
Visualization Forum
Nov 15, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Gross Hall 304B Duke
Santiago Balseiro
Auctions for Online Display Advertising Exchanges: Approximations and Design
CS-ECON Seminar Series
Nov 12, 2013
10:00am - 12:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Xin Wu
Solving Practical Problems in Datacenter Networks
Ph. D. Defense
Nov 11, 2013
11:45am - 12:45pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Jonathan Kelner
An Almost-Linear-Time Algorithm for Approximate Max Flow in Undirected Graphs, and its Multicommodity Generalizations
Duke Computer Science Colloquia
Nov 8, 2013
3:00pm - 5:00pm
North 311 Duke
Dongtao Liu
Enhanced Password Security on Mobile Devices
Ph. D. Defense
Nov 8, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Nick Jones
Making Meaningful Digital Things
Visualization Forum
Nov 8, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Gross Hall 304B Duke
Amin Sayedi
Competitive Poaching in Sponsored Search Advertising and Strategic Impact on Traditional Advertising
CS-ECON Seminar Series
Nov 5, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
North 311 Duke
Nikos Chatzipangiotis
Distributed Convex Optimization and Applications
WISeNet Seminars
Nov 5, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
North 311 Duke
Patrick Wang
Rapid Tracking for Autonomous Driving with Monocular Video
WISeNet Seminars
Nov 4, 2013
11:45am - 12:45pm
Perkins LINK Classroom 5 Duke
Brendan Nyhan
"Vibrations" versus Data: What Media Coverage Gets Wrong about Presidential Elections
Data+Journalism Seminar Series
Nov 1, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Katherine Franz & Stephen Craig
Graphical Abstracts: Visual Summaries of Research
Visualization Forum
Oct 30, 2013
3:30pm - 4:30pm
2331 French Family Science Center Duke
Yann LeCun
Learning Hierarchical Representations with Deep Learning
Duke Machine Learning Seminar Series
Oct 28, 2013
4:00pm - 5:00pm
North 311 Duke (telecast from UNC)
Marc Levoy
What Google Glass Means for the Future of Photography
Triangle Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series
Oct 28, 2013
11:45am - 12:45pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Prakash Panangaden
Quantum Communication in Rindler Spacetime
Joint Computer Science-Physics Colloquium
Oct 25, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Femi Alabi
Visualizing Ensembles of Surfaces
Visualization Forum
Oct 25, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Gross Hall 304B Duke
Vincent Conitzer
Tearing Down the Wall Between Mechanism Design With and Without Money
CS-ECON Seminar Series
Oct 11, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Andrea Kleinsmith
Virtual Patients
Visualization Forum
Oct 11, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
North 311 Duke
Lili Cheng
Microsoft Research: Future Social Experiences
Computer Systems and Engineering Seminar Series
Oct 7, 2013
2:00pm - 3:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Volker Markl
Big Data Looks Tiny from the Stratosphere
Computer Systems and Engineering Seminar Series
Oct 7, 2013
11:45am - 12:45pm
Perkins LINK Classroom 5 Duke
Derek Willis
Dead as a Mutton Again: Journalism's Modernity Problem
Data+Journalism Seminar Series
Oct 4, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Christopher Healey
Visualization and Perception
Visualization Forum
Oct 4, 2013
11:45am - 1:00pm
N311 Duke
CANCELED: Ashwin Machanavajjhala
Tuning Privacy-Utility Tradeoffs in Statistical Databases using Policies
Computer Systems and Engineering Seminar Series
Sep 27, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
David J. Zielinski
Intercept Tags (Matlab VR)
Visualization Forum
Sep 20, 2013
4:15pm - 5:30pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Ping Li
BigData: Probabilistic Methods for Efficient Search and Statistical Learning with Extremely High-Dimensional Data
Artificial Intelligence Seminar
Sep 20, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Lee Sorenson
‘How Do You Look?’ Visual Knowledge and Respresentation
Visualization Forum
Sep 20, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
North 311 Duke
Theo Benson
A Slick Control Plane for Network Middleboxes
Computer Systems and Engineering Seminar Series
Sep 18, 2013
3:30pm - 4:30pm
2231 French Family Science Center, to be followed by a reception in Gross Hall, 3rd floor, East Social Room Duke
David Blei
Probabilistic Topic Models of Text and Users
Duke Machine Learning Seminar Series
Sep 13, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Cory Quammen
The Virtual Pediatric Airways Workbench
Visualization Forum
Sep 13, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
304-B Gross Hall Duke
Chris Wilkens
Utility-Target Auctions
CS-ECON Seminar Series
Sep 11, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Fitzpatrick Center Schiciano Auditorium Side A to be followed by hands-on workshop from 1:30 - 3:00 pm
Ge Wang
The Art of Computing and Music
Distinguished Computer Science Alumni Lecture
Sep 10, 2013
6:00pm - 9:30pm
Fitzpatrick Center Duke
TechConnect 2013
inDuke Events
Sep 6, 2013
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D106 LSRC Duke
Angela Zoss
Visualization for Teaching and Research (A Conference Report)
Visualization Forum
Sep 5, 2013
10:00am - 12:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Yu Chen
BigPi: Sharing Link Pools in Cloud Networks
Master's Defense
Sep 3, 2013
12:30pm - 2:00pm
230E Gross Hall Lunch served beforehand starting at noon.
Vincent Conitzer
DNAC Seminar Series: Using Social Networks for More Accurate Voting and Marketing
Miscellaneous Talks