Dermot Turing, Alan Turing’s nephew and biographer, will lecture about his uncle’s contributions to early computing and the origins of the machinery approach to intelligence.
Research & Papers
The site, which harnesses donated genetic test results for scientific research, has new features and is already working with the National Breast Cancer Coalition.
Applying the “lens of computation” to the natural, life, and social sciences can result in unexpected insights. This talk describes three examples. It is to be held Monday, Oct. 31, at 11:30 in 750 CEPSR.
In podcast, Stolfo discusses current and future uses of artificial intelligence to detect security intrusions.
Paper by David Blei, Allison J. B. Chaney, Hanna Wallach, and Matthew Connelly describes using a Bayesian modeling technique to characterize and isolate significant events in 2M US diplomatic cables from the 1970s.
Student & Alumni News
This summer, she taught computer science languages and principles to high school girls as part of the Summer Immersion Program, a 7-week, free program that enrolled 1560 girls across the US.
With few warning signs and no screening test, pancreatic cancer is usually not diagnosed until it is well advanced; 75% … Continue reading An interview with John Paparizzos: Hunting early signs of pancreatic cancer in web searches
Humans are not good at detecting when someone is lying, doing little better than chance level. More reliable are computational … Continue reading An interview with Sarah Ita Levitan: When changes in speech can indicate lies
She is one of only 200 young researchers invited to this event that brings together winners of scientific and mathematics awards (Abel, Fields, Turing, Nevanlinna).
Presented at the IEEE’s ICDCS, the method distributes information for generating a master password to different sources, eliminating a single point of failure.