Events for the Past Year

Jun 6, 2016
2:00pm - 5:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Yezhou Huang
Predicting Transcript Production Rates in Yeast With Sparse Linear Models
Ph. D. Defense
Jun 1, 2016
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Gross Hall 304B Duke
Emmanouil (Manolis) Pountourakis
Procrastination with Variable Present Bias
CS-ECON Seminar Series
May 31, 2016
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Gross Hall 304B Duke
Michael Albert
Mechanism Design with Correlated Distributions: Limited Correlation and Uncertain Distributions
CS-ECON Seminar Series
May 26, 2016
12:00pm - 1:00pm
D344 LSRC Duke
Marco Canini
Towards a Flexible Software-Defined Network Ecosystem
Special Talk
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