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CSE Events (Last 100)

Friday, Sep 21, 2018
Recent Progress in Bipartite Matching Problems
Speaker: Dawei Huang
Event Type: Theory Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Seth Pettie
10:30am - 11:30am in BBB 4941

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018
Thermal Energy Storage for Datacenters with Phase Change Materials
Speaker: Matthew Skach
Event Type: Defense
10:00am - 12:00pm in 3725 Beyster Building

Friday, Sep 14, 2018
Linear Sketching for Functions over the Boolean Hypercube
Speaker: Grigory Yaroslavtsev
Speaker Title: Asst. Prof.
Event Type: Theory Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Seth Pettie
10:30am - 11:30am in BBB 3725

Wednesday, Sep 12, 2018
Orientation for Incoming CSE Master’s Students
Event Type: Student Event
5:00pm - 7:00pm in 1690 Beyster Building

Monday, Sep 10, 2018
Orientation for Incoming CSE Doctoral Students
Event Type: Student Event
5:00pm - 7:00pm in 1690 Beyster Building

Friday, Sep 7, 2018
Theory Seminar Kick-off
Speaker: Theory Faculty
Event Type: Theory Seminar
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 BBB

Tuesday, Sep 4, 2018
CSE New Graduate Student Welcome and Barbeque
Event Type: Student Event
4:30pm - 7:00pm in Tishman Hall

Monday, Aug 27, 2018
Hardware Mechanisms for Efficient Memory System Security
Speaker: Salessawi Ferede Yitbarek
Event Type: Defense
10:30am - 12:30pm in 3725 Beyster Building

Monday, Aug 27, 2018
Understanding a Dynamic World: Dynamic Motion Estimation for Autonomous Driving using LIDAR
Speaker: Arash Ushani
Event Type: Defense
2:30pm - 4:30pm in 3725 Beyster Building

Monday, Aug 13, 2018
Server Architecture for the Post-Moore Era
Speaker: Babak Falsafi
Speaker Title: Director, EcoCloud
Professor of CS, PARSA, EPFL
Event Type: Computer Engineering Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Associate Professor Satish Narayanasamy
12:00pm - 1:00pm in 3725 BBB

Monday, Jul 23, 2018
Interactive Machine Learning with Applications in Health Informatics
Speaker: Yue Wang
Event Type: Defense
3:00pm - 5:00pm in North Quad 3100 (Ehrlicher Room)

Friday, Jun 29, 2018
Improving User Involvement Through Live Collaborative Creation
Speaker: Sang Won Lee
Event Type: Defense
3:00pm - 5:00pm in 3725 Beyster Building

Wednesday, Jun 20, 2018
Dialogue-based Deception Detection
Speaker: Felix Soldner
Speaker Title: Master Student - “Brain and Cognitive Science” Program
Event Type: Natural Language Processing
Faculty Sponsor: Rada Mihalcea
11:00am - 12:00pm in 3901 BBB

Tuesday, May 29, 2018
The Physics Behind Automating Content Authoring
Speaker: Balaji Vasan Srinivasan
Speaker Title: Senior Research Scientist
Event Type: Natural Language Processing, AI Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Rada Mihalcea
11:00am - 12:00pm in 3725 BBB

Thursday, May 24, 2018
Make Your Database Dream of Electric Sheep: Designing for Autonomous Operation
Speaker: Andy Pavlo
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor of Databaseology
Event Type: Software Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Associate Professor Michael Cafarella
10:30am - 12:00pm in 3725 BBB

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Inferring Insertion Times in Bloom Filters
Speaker: Chinya V Ravishankar
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: Software Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Prof. Atul Prakash
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 BBB

Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Software-Driven and Virtualized Architectures for Scalable 5G Networks
Speaker: Mehrdad Moradi
Event Type: Defense
11:30am - 1:30pm in 1670 Beyster Building

Friday, May 4, 2018
Eliciting and Aggregating Information: An Information Theoretic Approach
Speaker: Yuqing Kong
Event Type: Defense
3:00pm - 5:00pm in 3725 Beyster Building

Friday, Apr 27, 2018
Systems and Methods for Measuring and Improving End-User Application Performance on Mobile Devices
Speaker: Ashkan Nikravesh
Event Type: Defense
3:00pm - 5:00pm in 3725 Beyster Building

Monday, Apr 23, 2018
Keywords at Work: Investigating Keyword Extraction in Social Media Applications
Speaker: Shibamouli Lahiri
Event Type: Defense
10:00am - 12:00pm in 3901 Beyster Building

Monday, Apr 16, 2018
Human-Centric Machine Learning: Enabling Machine Learning for High-Stakes Decision-Making
Speaker: Hima Lakkaraju
Speaker Title: Ph.D. Candidate
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Friday, Apr 13, 2018
Distributed Edge Coloring
Speaker: Yi-Jun Chang
Event Type: Theory Seminar
10:30am - 11:30am in BBB 3725

Friday, Apr 13, 2018
Beyond Inheritance: The Composition Pattern for Real-Time Visualization, Simulation, and Game Development
Speaker: Austin Yarger
Speaker Title: Graduate Student Instructor
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
2:00pm - 3:00pm in 3725 Beyster

Thursday, Apr 12, 2018
Data Science with Provable Privacy Guarantees
Speaker: Ashwin Machanavajjhala
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: CSE Seminar or Event
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Thursday, Apr 12, 2018
Visual Computational Sociology: Methods and Challenges
Speaker: Timnit Gebru
Speaker Title: Research Fellow
Event Type: AI Seminar, Women in Computing
Faculty Sponsor: Rada Mihalcea
10:30am - 12:00pm in Beyster 1670

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2018
Interactive Systems for Code and Data Demography
Speaker: Elena Glassman
Speaker Title: Postdoc
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Tuesday, Apr 10, 2018
Addressing Memory Bottlenecks for Emerging Applications
Speaker: Animesh Jain
Event Type: Defense
1:30pm - 3:30pm in 3725 Beyster Building

Monday, Apr 9, 2018
Computational Models of Human Behavior
Speaker: Nikola Banovic
Speaker Title: Ph.D. Candidate
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Friday, Apr 6, 2018
Data Resource Management in Throughput Processors
Speaker: John Kloosterman
Event Type: Defense
11:00am - 1:00pm in 1210 Lurie Engineering Center

Friday, Apr 6, 2018
Technology, Innovation and Diversity: Women and men creating technology together, and defining our future
Speaker: Telle Whitney
Event Type: Women in Computing, Dow Distinguished Lecture
Faculty Sponsor: Valeria Bertacco
3:00pm - 4:00pm in Stamps Auditorium

Thursday, Apr 5, 2018
Scaling Security Practices: Automated Approaches to Eliminate Security Vulnerabilities
Speaker: Taesoo Kim
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: CSE Seminar or Event
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2018
Recovering a Functional and Three Dimensional Understanding of Images
Speaker: David Fouhey
Speaker Title: Post Doc
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Tuesday, Apr 3, 2018
Better Understandings of Efficient Data Structures
Speaker: Huacheng Yu
Speaker Title: Post Doc
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Monday, Apr 2, 2018
Unsupervised Learning for Large Scale Medical Image Analysis
Speaker: Adrian Dalca
Speaker Title: Post Doc
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Monday, Apr 2, 2018
Securing Modern Appified Platform Through Systematic Program Analysis and Design
Speaker: Yunhan Jia
Event Type: Defense
4:30pm - 6:30pm in 3725 Beyster Building

Thursday, Mar 29, 2018
Machine Learning By the People, For the People
Speaker: Nika Haghtalab
Speaker Title: Ph.D. Candidate
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Wednesday, Mar 28, 2018
Characterizing the Space of Adversarial Examples in Machine Learning
Speaker: Nicolas Papernot
Speaker Title: Ph.D. Candidate
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Tuesday, Mar 27, 2018
Provable and Practical Algorithms for Non-convex Problems in Machine Learning
Speaker: Yang Yuan
Speaker Title: Ph.D. Candidate
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Friday, Mar 23, 2018
Near-optimal linear decision trees for k-SUM and related problems
Speaker: Dawei Huang
Event Type: Theory Seminar
10:30am - 11:30am in BBB 3725

Friday, Mar 23, 2018
Understanding How Deep Neural Networks See
Speaker: Michael Guerzhoy
Speaker Title: Lecturer
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
2:30pm - 3:30pm in 3725 Beyster

Thursday, Mar 22, 2018
Introduction to Random Variables
Speaker: Kim Khalsa Diaz
Speaker Title: Lecturer I
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Wednesday, Mar 21, 2018
An Offline Approach to Efficient Algorithms, Applied to Solving Linear Systems
Speaker: Richard Peng
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: CSE Seminar or Event
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Tuesday, Mar 20, 2018
Sensing + Interaction On and Around the Body
Speaker: Cheng Zhang
Speaker Title: Ph.D. Candidate
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Tuesday, Mar 20, 2018
From Attack to Defense: Toward Secure In-vehicle Networks
Speaker: Kyong Tak Cho
Event Type: Defense
2:00pm - 4:00pm in 3725 Beyster Building

Tuesday, Mar 20, 2018
Understanding Financial Market Behavior Through Empirical Game-Theoretic Analysis
Speaker: Erik Brinkman
Event Type: Defense
2:30pm - 4:30pm in GM Conference Room, Lurie Engineering Center

Friday, Mar 16, 2018
A Hitting Time Analysis of Stochastic Gradient Langevin Dynamics
Speaker: Fang-Yi Yu
Event Type: Theory Seminar
10:30am - 11:30am in BBB 3725

Friday, Mar 16, 2018
Acoustic Sensing: Mobile Applications and Frameworks
Speaker: Yu-Chih Tung
Event Type: Defense
1:00pm - 3:00pm in 2224 EECS

Thursday, Mar 15, 2018
Perceiving the 3D World from Images and Videos
Speaker: Yu Xiang
Speaker Title: Post Doc
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Wednesday, Mar 14, 2018
Selecting and Generating Computational Meaning Representations for Short Texts
Speaker: Catherine Finegan-Dollak
Event Type: Defense
9:00am - 11:00am in 4941 Beyster Building

Wednesday, Mar 14, 2018
The Foundations of Applied Cryptography
Speaker: Stefano Tessaro
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: CSE Seminar or Event
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Wednesday, Mar 14, 2018
Towards Power- and Energy-efficient Datacenters
Speaker: Chang-Hong Hsu
Event Type: Defense
1:30pm - 3:30pm in 3725 Beyster Building

Wednesday, Mar 14, 2018
Efficient Hardware and Methods for Deep Learning
Speaker: William J. Dally
Speaker Title: Chief Scientist and Senior Vice President of Research
Event Type: Dow Distinguished Lecture
Faculty Sponsor: Dennis Sylvester
3:00pm - 4:00pm in Johnson Rooms, Lurie Engineering Center, 3rd floor

Tuesday, Mar 13, 2018
Towards Generalizable Imitation in Robotics
Speaker: Animesh Garg
Speaker Title: Post Doc
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Tuesday, Mar 13, 2018
Bridging the Scalability Gap by Exploiting Error Tolerance for Emerging Applications
Speaker: Parker Hill
Event Type: Defense
2:00pm - 4:00pm in 3725 Beyster Building

Monday, Mar 12, 2018
Spam, Drugs, and Diesel: An Evidence-Based Approach to Computer Security
Speaker: Kirill Levchenko
Speaker Title: Associate Research Scientist
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Friday, Mar 9, 2018
Lower Bounds on Sparse Spanners, Emulators, and Diameter-reducing shortcuts
Speaker: Shang-En Huang
Event Type: Theory Seminar
4:30pm - 5:30pm in BBB 3725

Wednesday, Mar 7, 2018
Functional Programming in a Discrete Structures Course
Speaker: Marius Minea
Speaker Title: Associate Professor
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Tuesday, Mar 6, 2018
AVL Trees
Speaker: Adam Blank
Speaker Title: Lecturer
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Monday, Mar 5, 2018
Compositional Visual Intelligence
Speaker: Justin Johnson
Speaker Title: Ph.D. Candidate
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Thursday, Feb 22, 2018
New Tools for Distributed and Interactive Learning
Speaker: Arya Mazumdar
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: CSE Seminar or Event
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Tuesday, Feb 20, 2018
Towards Ambient Intelligence in AI-Assisted Hospitals
Speaker: Serena Yeung
Speaker Title: Ph.D. Candidate
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Monday, Feb 19, 2018
Algorithms, Nature, and Society
Speaker: Nisheeth Vishnoi
Speaker Title: Associate Professor
Event Type: CSE Seminar or Event
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Friday, Feb 16, 2018
Eliciting Expert Information without Verification
Speaker: Grant Schoenebeck
Speaker Title: Eliciting Expert Information without Verification
Event Type: Theory Seminar
10:30am - 11:30am in BBB 3725

Friday, Feb 16, 2018
Architecting Data Centers for High Efficiency and Low Latency
Speaker: Yunqi Zhang
Event Type: Defense
2:00pm - 4:00pm in 3725 Beyster Building

Thursday, Feb 15, 2018
​Data Science for Human Well-being
Speaker: Tim Althoff
Speaker Title: Ph.D. Candidate
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster
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Wednesday, Feb 14, 2018
Fairness and Diversity in Online Social Systems
Speaker: Elisa Celis
Speaker Title: Senior Research Scientist
Event Type: CSE Seminar or Event
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Tuesday, Feb 13, 2018
Reinventing the Physical Layer to Enable Next-Generation Sensing and Computing Systems
Speaker: Alanson Sample
Speaker Title: Executive Lab Director
Event Type: CSE Seminar or Event
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Monday, Feb 12, 2018
Knowledge from Deep Understanding of Language
Speaker: Danqi Chen
Speaker Title: Ph.D. Candidate
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Friday, Feb 9, 2018
Nearly Work-Efficient Parallel Algorithm for Digraph Reachability
Speaker: Seth Pettie
Speaker Title: Assoc. Prof.
Event Type: Theory Seminar
10:30am - 11:30am in BBB 3725

Thursday, Feb 8, 2018
Learning to Compute without Reliable Power
Speaker: Jacob Sorber
Speaker Title: Associate Professor
Event Type: CSE Seminar or Event
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Wednesday, Feb 7, 2018
Harnessing Data Science for the HW Verification Process
Speaker: Dr. Avi Ziv
Speaker Title: Research Staff Member, Verification and Quality Technologies Department
Event Type: Computer Engineering Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Professor Valeria Bertacco
12:00pm - 1:30pm in 3725 BBB

Thursday, Feb 1, 2018
Introduction to Linked Lists in C
Speaker: Rania Hussein
Speaker Title: Affiliate Lecturer
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Tuesday, Jan 30, 2018
Major Challenges of Using AI in Healthcare, and Some Potential Solutions
Speaker: Kayvan Najarian
Speaker Title: Associate Professor
Event Type: AI Seminar
4:00pm - 5:15pm in 3725 BBB

Monday, Jan 29, 2018
Real World Security: From Theory to Practice and Back Again
Speaker: Daniel Genkin
Speaker Title: Post Doc
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Friday, Jan 26, 2018
Property testing in the presence of erased data
Speaker: Nithin Varma
Speaker Title: Graduate Student
Event Type: Theory Seminar
10:30am - 11:30am in BBB 3941

Wednesday, Jan 24, 2018
Abstraction by Passing Functions as Arguments
Speaker: John Kloosterman
Speaker Title: Ph.D. Candidate
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Monday, Jan 22, 2018
Game Trees
Speaker: Pat Virtue
Speaker Title: Ph.D. Candidate
Event Type: Faculty Candidate
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Friday, Jan 19, 2018
Maximizing Insight from Modern Economic Analysis
Speaker: Dolan Antenucci
Event Type: Defense
10:00am - 12:00pm in 4941 Beyster Building

Friday, Jan 19, 2018
Graph Matchings in the Data Stream Model: A Survey
Speaker: Andrew McGregor
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: Theory Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Seth Pettie
10:30am - 11:30am in BBB 3725

Friday, Jan 12, 2018
Autopiloting #realtime processing in Heron
Speaker: Karthik Ramasamy
Speaker Title: Co-founder, Streamlio
Event Type: Software Seminar
1:30pm - 3:00pm in 2733 Beyster Building

Thursday, Jan 11, 2018
Enabling Data Science for the Majority
Speaker: Aditya Parameswaran
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: CSE Seminar or Event
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Tuesday, Jan 9, 2018
Information-Theoretic Approaches to Neural Network Compression, Clustering and Concept Learning
Speaker: Lav Varshney
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
4:00pm - 5:00pm in Forum Hall, Palmer Commons

Monday, Jan 8, 2018
Balancing Security-Privacy and Functionality in Software Synthesis
Speaker: Somesh Jha
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: CSE Seminar or Event
Faculty Sponsor: Karem Sakallah
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Friday, Jan 5, 2018
Open Problem Session
Event Type: Theory Seminar
10:30am - 11:30am in BBB 3725

Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017
The Job Talk Talk: How to Prepare for the Faculty Interview Process
Speaker: Thomas F. Wenisch
Speaker Title: Associate Professor
Event Type: CSE Seminar or Event
4:00pm - 5:00pm in 1690 Beyster Bldg.

Tuesday, Dec 12, 2017
Policy-Based Planning for Robust Robot Navigation
Speaker: Robert Goeddel
Event Type: Defense
10:00am - 12:00pm in 3725 Beyster Building

Tuesday, Dec 12, 2017
Topological Mapping and Navigation in Real-World Environments
Speaker: Collin Johnson
Event Type: Defense
3:00pm - 5:00pm in 4901 Beyster Building

Friday, Dec 8, 2017
Secure delegation of quantum computation
Speaker: Michael Newman
Event Type: Theory Seminar
10:30am - 11:30am in 3941 BBB

Friday, Dec 8, 2017
Applications of Machine Learning to Portfolio Management
Speaker: Tucker Balch
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: AI Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Michael Wellman
1:30pm - 2:30pm in 3941 Beyster

Thursday, Dec 7, 2017
Situated Language Processing Towards Interactive Task Learning
Speaker: Joyce Chai
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: AI Seminar, CSE Seminar or Event, Natural Language Processing, Women in Computing
Faculty Sponsor: Rada Mihalcea
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017
A 21st Century Model for Disseminating Knowledge
Speaker: Robert Sedgewick
Speaker Title: William O. Baker Professor
Event Type: Distinguished Lecture
Faculty Sponsor: Kevin Compton
4:30pm - 5:30pm in 1670 Beyster


Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017
A 21st Century Model for Disseminating Knowledge
Speaker: CSE Distinguished Lecture with Robert Sedgewick, Princeton University
Event Type: Other EECS Seminar
4:30pm - 5:30pm in BBB 1670

Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017
Apache SystemML: Declarative Machine Learning for Low-Latency to Large-Scale Deployments
Speaker: Matthias Boehm
Event Type: Software Seminar, AI Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Barzan Mozafari
3:00pm - 4:30pm in BBB 4901

Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017
(How) should we use domain knowledge in the era of deep learning? (A perspective from speech processing)
Speaker: Karen Livescu
Speaker Title: Associate Professor
Event Type: AI Seminar, MIDAS Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Prof. Rada Mihalcea
4:00pm - 5:30pm in 3725 BBB

Thursday, Nov 30, 2017
Efficient Fine-grained Algorithms
Speaker: Barna Saha
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: CSE Seminar or Event
1:30pm - 2:30pm in 1690 Beyster

Wednesday, Nov 29, 2017
How the IIoT Makes Cars Autonomous, Medical Systems Smart, and Energy Renewable
Speaker: Dr. Stan Schneider
Speaker Title: CEO
Event Type: Software Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Professor Kang Shin
10:30am - 12:00pm in 1690 BBB

Wednesday, Nov 29, 2017
Science on Screen: AlphaGo
Event Type: CSE Seminar or Event
7:00pm - 10:00pm in Michigan Theater

Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017
Nation-State Attackers and their Effects on Computer Security
Speaker: Andrew Springall
Event Type: Defense
2:00pm - 4:00pm in 3725 Beyster Building

Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017
Inferring and Summarizing Multi-source Graph Data && Learning Actionable & Credible Risk Stratification Models for Healthcare
Speaker: Danai Koutra and Jenna Wiens
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: AI Seminar
4:00pm - 5:30pm in 3725 BBB

Monday, Nov 27, 2017
Near Data Processing for Efficient and Trusted Systems
Speaker: Shaizeen Aga
Event Type: Defense
3:00pm - 5:00pm in 3725 Beyster Building