CSE Colloquium and Distinguished Lecture Series, 2017-2018

To access video presentations of all our distinguished guest lecturers, please click here or click on the (video) link after each presentation title below.

 

Spring 2018

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Kirill Levchenko
Current Affiliation: University of California, San Diego
Monday, April 2, 2018 @ 11am
Room 1242, CSE Building
Faculty host: Mihir Bellare
Spam, Drugs, and Diesel: An Evidence-Based Approach to Computer Security
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

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He He
Current Affiliation: Stanford University
Wednesday, April 4, 2018 @ 11am
Room 1242, CSE Building
Faculty host: Ndapa Nakashole
Learning Interactive Agents
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

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Aditya Paramenswaran
Current Affiliation: University of Illinois
Friday, April 6, 2018 @ 11:00am
Room 1242, CSE Building
Faculty host: Yannis Papakonstantinou
Enabling Data Science for the Majority
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

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Elena Glassman
Current Affiliation: UC Berkeley EECS
Monday April 9, 2018 @ 11am
Room 1242, CSE Building
Faculty host: Nadia Polikarpova
Interactive systems for code and data demography
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

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Stefano Tessaro
Current Affiliation: University of California, Santa Barbara
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @ 11am
Room 1242, CSE Building
Faculty host: Deian Stefan
The Foundations of Applied Cryptography
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

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Misha Sra
Current Affiliation: MIT Media Lab
Friday April 13, 2018 @ 11am
1242
Faculty host: Scott Klemmer
A Boundless, Fluid and Programmable Reality
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

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Huijia Lin
Current Affiliation: University of California, Santa Barbara
Monday April 16, 2018 @ 11am
Room 1242, CSE Building
Faculty host: Mihir Bellare
On The Foundations of Program Obfuscation
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

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Hima Lakkaraju
Current Affiliation: Stanford University
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 @ 11am
Room 1242, CSE Building
Faculty Host: Bill Griswold
Human-Centric Machine Learning: Enabling Machine Learning for High-Stakes Decision-Making
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

Winter 2018

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Eleanor Birrell
Current Affiliation: Cornell University
Wednesday, February 14, 2018, 11am
Room 1242, CSE Building
Use-based Privacy
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

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Edward Latorre-Navarro
Current Affiliation: Department of Computer Science, University of Puerto Rico
Friday, February 16, 2018, 12pm
Room 1242, CSE building
Student-Drive Research and Development
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

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Tim Althoff
Current Affiliation: Stanford University
Monday, February 26, 2018, 11am
Room 1242, CSE building
Faculty Host: Julian McAuley
Data Science for Human Well-being
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

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March 2

Marius Minea
Current Affiliation: Politehnica University of Timisoara, Romania
Friday, March 2, 2018, 11am
Room 1242, CSE Building
Formalizing attacks and extracting application models for security model checkers
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

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Taylor Berg-Kirkpatrick
Current Affiliation: Carnegie Mellon University
Monday,  March 5, 2018 @ 11am
Room 1242, CSE Building
Faculty host: Lawrence Saul
Unsupervised Models for Unlocking Language Data
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

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Nika Haghtalab
Current Affiliation: Carnegie Mellon University
Wednesday, March 7, 2018 @ 11am
Room 1242, CSE Building
Faculty host: Kamalika Chaudhuri
Machine learning by the people, for the people
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

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Pedro Lopes
Current Affiliation: Hasso Plattner Institute
Friday, March 9, 2018 @ 11am
Room 1242, CSE Building
Faculty host: Bill Griswold
Interactive Systems based on Electrical Muscle Stimulation
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

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Sebastian Angel
Current Affiliation: UT Austin and NYU
Monday March 12, 2018 @ 11am
Room 1242, CSE Building 
Privacy despite mass surveillance
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

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Matt O’Toole
Current Affiliation: Stanford University
Monday, March 19,2018 @ 11am
Room 1242, CSE Building
Faculty host: Ravi Ramamoorthi
Probing Light Transport for 3D Shape
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

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M. Balakrishnan
Current Affiliation: Professor, CSE, IIT Delhi
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @ 11am
Room 1242, CSE Building
Faculty host: Rajesh Gupta
ASSISTECH: Assistive Technology for the Visually Impaired
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)

 

Fall 2017

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Raj Reddy
Carnegie Mellon University
Wednesday, September 20, 2017, 11am
Fung Auditorium, Powell-Focht Bioengineering Hall
Creating a Humane Society through Computational Social Science
(CSE Distinguished Lecture Series)

 

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Muddu Sudhakar
CEO, Aisera
Monday, October 2, 2017, 11am
Room 1202, CSE Building
Opportunities and Challenges in Building Startups in AI and Machine Learning
(CSE Distinguished Lecture Series)

 

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Naehyuck Chang
KAIST
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Room 1202, CSE Building
Design Automation of Cyber-Physical Systems: System-Level Approaches for Energy-Aware Electric Vehicle Design and Management
(CSE Colloquium Lecture Series)
 

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Nadia Polikarpova, Sean Gao and Deian Stefan
CSE Professors
Monday, October 9, 2017, 11am
Room 1202, CSE Building
Automated Reasoning for Software/Systems Quality and Security
(CSE Distinguished Lecture Series)

 

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Nikos Kyrpides
DoE Joint Genome Institute
Monday,  October 16, 2017, 11am
Room 1202, CSE Building
Microbiome Research: From Products to Data
(CSE Distinguished Lecture Series)

 

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Majid Sarrafzadeh
UCLA
Monday, October 23, 2017, 11am
Room 1202, CSE Building
Interactive Healthcare
(CSE Distinguished Lecture Series)

 

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Lydia Kavraki
Rice University
Monday, October 30, 2017, 11am
Room 1202, CSE Building
Investigations in Physical Computing: Robots and Biomolecules
(CSE Distinguished Lecture Series)

 

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Manuela Veloso
Carnegie Mellon University
Monday, November 6, 2017, 11am
Room 1202, CSE Building
Human-AI Interaction: Autonomous Service Robots
(CSE Distinguished Lecture Series)

 

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Yolanda Gil
University of Southern California
Wednesday, November 8, 2017, 11am
Room 1242, CSE Building (Multipurpose Room)
Thoughtful Artificial Intelligence: Forging a New Partnership for Data Science and Scientific Discovery
(CSE Distinguished Lecture Series)

 

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Ari Juels
Cornell Tech and Cornell University
Monday, November 13, 2017, 11am
Room 1202, CSE Building
Enter the Hydra: Towards Principled Bug Bounties and Exploit-Resistant Smart Contracts
(CSE Distinguished Lecture Series)

 

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Andrew A. Chien
University of Chicago
Monday, November 20, 2017, 11am
Room 1202, CSE Building
Zero-Carbon Cloud: Understanding Stranded Power - Can It Reduce Computing's Growing Carbon Footprint?
(CSE Distinguished Lecture)

 

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Lior Pachter
Caltech
Monday, December 4, 2017, 11am
Room 1202, CSE Building
Where Is the Computer Science in Genomics?
(CSE Distinguished Lecture Series)

 

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Debashis Sahoo
UC San Diego Pediatrics and CSE
Monday, December 11, 2017, 11am
Room 1202, CSE Building
Discovery of Tissue Biomarkers using Formal Methods
(CSE Distinguished Lecture Series)