CSE Colloquium and Distinguished Lecture Series, 2018-2019

Spring 2019

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Olivia Graeve
University of California San Diego, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Director, JSOE Idea Center
Monday, May 13th, 2109 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Talk Title: Latino Engineering Faculty in the U.S.:  A Personal Perspective and Journey
(CSE Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Seminar Series) 

 

 

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Pat Pannuto
Current Affiliation: University of California Berkeley
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:00pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Talk Title: A Modular Platform for Nanopower Computing 
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series) 

 

 

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Jun-Yan Zhu
Current Affiliation: MIT CSAIL
Monday, April 22, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:00pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Talk Title: Learning to Synthesize Images
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series) 

 

 

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Mengjia Yan
Current Affiliation: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Friday, April 19, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:00pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Talk Title: Secure Computer Hardware in the Age of Pervasive Security Attacks
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series) 

 

 

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Rajalakshmi Nandakumar
Current Affiliation: University of Washington
Monday, April 15, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:00pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Talk Title: Computational wireless sensing at scale
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series) 

 

 

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Suriya Gunasekar
Current Affiliation: Toyota Technical Institute
Wednesday, April 10, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:00pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Rethinking the Role of Optimization in Learning
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series) 

 

 

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Henry Corrigan-Gibbs
Current Affiliation: Stanford University
Monday, April 8, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:00pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Protecting Privacy by Splitting Trust
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series) 

 

 

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Angjoo Kanazawa
Current Affiliation: University of California Berkeley
Friday, April 5, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:00pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Perceiving Humans in the 3D World
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

 

Winter 2019

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Saba Alimadadi
Current Affiliation: Northeastern University
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:00pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Understanding motifs of behavior and sources of errors in programs
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series) 

 

 

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Wen Sun
Current Affiliation: Carnegie Mellon University
Monday, March 18, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:00pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Towards Generalization and Efficiency in Reinforcement Learning
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series) 

 

 

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Dominik Moritz
Current Affiliation: University of Washington
Wednesday, March 13, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:00pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Visualization for People + Systems
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series) 

 

 

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Owolabi Legunsen, 
PhD Candidate, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Monday, March 11, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:00pm
Room 1242, CSE building
Evolution-Aware Runtime Verification
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series) 

 

 

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MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory
Wednesday, March 6, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:00pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Democratizing W/about/democratizing-web-automation-programming-social-scientists-and-other-domain-expertseb Automation: Programming for Social Scientists and Other Domain Experts
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

 

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MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory
Monday, March 4, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:00pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Systems to Improve Online Discussion
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

 

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Jakob Foerster
Current Affiliation: University of Oxford
Friday, March 1, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:00pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Agency in the Era of Learning Systems
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

 

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Myers (Abe) Davis 
Current Affiliation: Stanford University
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 @ 11:00am - 12:00pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Augmenting Imagination: Capturing, Modeling, and Exploring the World Through Video
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

 

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Tselil Schramm 
Postdoc, Harvard & MIT
Monday, February 25, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:00pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Statistical problems and convex relaxations: dreams of a general theory
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

 

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Nima Anari
Research Fellow, Stanford University
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:00pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Geometry of polynomials and discrete distributions in algorithm design
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

 

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Albert Chern
Post-Doctoral Researcher, Technical University of Berlin
Monday, February 11, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:00pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Computational Problems from a Geometric Perspective
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

 

 

 

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Jakub Tarnawski
Doctoral Candidate, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL)
Monday, February 4, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:00pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Towards Better Algorithms for Fundamental Optimization Problems
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

 

 

 

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Lisa Yan
Current Affiliation: Stanford University
Monday, January 28, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:30pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Learning with In-Depth Student Work
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

 

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Niema Moshiri
Current Affiliation: University of California San Diego
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:30pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Scalable methods for molecular epidemiology of rapidly-evolving pathogens
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

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Dastyni Loksa
Current Affiliation: University of Washington Information School
Monday, January 14, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:30pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Talk Title: Support Students by Teaching How to Think Like a Computer Scientist
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series) 

 

 

 

 

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Gerald Soosai Raj
Current Affiliation: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Friday, January 11, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:30pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Talk Title: Toward Making Computer Science Education Accessible and Relevant to Everyone
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

 

Fall 2018

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Vice Chancellor Dr. Becky Petitt 
University of California, San Diego Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 @ 11:00am
Room: 1242, CSE Building
(CSE DEI Seminar Series)

 

 

 

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Nadia Polikarpova & Deian Stefan
Current Affiliations: University of California, San Diego
Monday, December 3, 2018 @ 11:00am
Room 1202, CSE Building
Nadia Title: Synthesis of Safe Pointer-Manipulating Programs
Deian Title: When Sandboxing Is Not Enough 
(CSE Distinguished Lecture Series)  

 

 

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Jishen Zhao
Current Affiliation: University of California, San Diego
Monday, November 26, 2018 @ 11:00am
Room 1202, CSE Building
Software and Hardware Co-design for Scalable and Energy-efficient Neural Network Training with Processing-in-Memory
(CSE Distinguished Lecture Series)

 

 

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Ndapa Nakashole
Current Affiliation: University of California, San Diego
Monday, November 19, 2018 @ 11:00am
Room 1202, CSE Building
Machine Reading for Everyone
(CSE Distinguished Lecture Series)

 

 

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Giovanni De Micheli
EPFL Lausanne, Switzerland
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 @ 10:00am
Room 1202, CSE Building
New horizons for electronic systems: Devices, design methods and applications
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

 

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Aaron Schulman
University of California, San Diego
Monday, November 5, 2018 @ 11:00am
Room 1202, CSE Building
Measurement Tools for Improving the Performance, Efficiency, and Security of Wireless Communication Systems
(CSE Distinguished Lecture Series)

 

 

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Jon Kleinberg
Tisch University Professor of Computer Science and Information Science, Cornell University
Monday, October 29, 2018 @ 11:00am
Room 1202, CSE building
Inherent Trade-Offs in Algorithmic Fairness
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

 

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Steven H. Kleinstein
Associate Professor of Pathology, Yale School of Medicine
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 @ 2:00pm
Room 1242, CSE Building
Analysis of B cell antibody repertoires from next-generation sequencing (in autoimmunity and other diseases)
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

 

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Tina Eliassi-Rad
Associate Professor of Computer Science, Northeastern University
Monday, October 22, 2018 @ 11:00am
Room 1202, CSE building
Just Machine Learning
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

 

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Mor Harchol-Balter
Professor of Computer Science, Carnegie-Mellon University
Monday, October 15, 2018 @ 11:00am
Room 1202, CSE Building
Stochastic Resource Management in the Face of Uncertainty
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

 

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Arun Kumar
Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, University of California San Diego
Monday, October 8, 2018 @ 11:00am
Room 1202, CSE Building
Democratizing Machine Learning-based Data Analytics 
(CSE Distinguished Lecture Series)

 

 

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Hadi Esmaeilzadeh
Current Affiliation: University of California, San Diego
Monday, October 1, 2018 @ 11:00am
Room 1202, CSE Building
Accelerated Machine Intelligence: An Edge to Cloud Continuum
(CSE Distinguished Lecture Series)