2011-2012 Distinguished Lecture Series

All talks take place in Schapiro Center (CEPSR Building),
      Davis Auditorium in main lobby, at 11am

Wednesday, September 28, 2011
Shang-Hua Teng, USC
The Laplacian Paradigm: Emerging Algorithms for Massive Graphs
abstract & biography
host: Xi Chen
Wednesday, October 26, 2011
Avi Wigderson, Princeton IAS
The Power and Weakness of Randomness (When you are short on time)
abstract & biography
host:Rocco Servedio
Monday December 12, 2011
Virgil Gligor, CMU
Towards a Theory of Trust in Networks of Humans and Computers
abstract & biography
host: Angelos Keromytis
Monday February 27, 2012
Alfred Spector, Google
Computer Science - The Ever-Expanding Sphere
abstract & biography
host: Joe Traub
Wednesday March 7, 2012
Rajesh Rao, U Washington
Controlling Objects by Thought: The Emerging Science of Brain-Computer Interfacing
abstract & biography
host: Martha Kim
Wednesday April 11, 2012
Harry Shum, Microsoft
Bing Dialog Model: Intent, Knowledge and Interaction
abstract & biography
host: Shree Nayar