Colloquiums@CS

Designing for Physics and Play in Computational Fabrication
Oct. 27, 2017, 2:30 p.m. - Oct. 27, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
Citizen Science in EVE Online - An unlikely marriage
Sept. 29, 2017, 2:30 p.m. - Sept. 29, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
Opening colloquium of the 2017 - 2018
Sept. 15, 2017, 2:30 p.m. - Sept. 15, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
The CloudMdsQL Multistore System
May 4, 2017, 2:30 p.m. - May 4, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
Timothy J. O'Donnell: Computation, Storage, and Generalization in Language
April 28, 2017, 2:30 p.m. - April 28, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
Modern Image Synthesis: Much more than just pretty pictures
March 31, 2017, 2:30 p.m. - March 31, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
Sublinear-Time Algorithms
March 17, 2017, 2:30 p.m. - March 17, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
Amin Coja-Oghlan: The cavity method
Feb. 24, 2017, 2:30 p.m. - Feb. 24, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
Data Mining for Privacy Protection, Authorship Analysis, and Reverse Engineering
Jan. 27, 2017, 2:30 p.m. - Jan. 27, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
Moral Artificial Intelligence and the Societal Tradeoffs Problem
Dec. 15, 2016, 2 p.m. - Dec. 15, 2016, 3 p.m.
McGill Computer Science Research Area Overviews
Nov. 11, 2016, 2:30 p.m. - Nov. 11, 2016, 3:30 p.m.
Self-Admitted Technical Debt: Recent Results and Upcoming Challenges
Nov. 4, 2016, 2:30 p.m. - Nov. 4, 2016, 3:30 p.m.
The Evolving Internet
June 5, 2016, 4 p.m. - June 5, 2016, 5 p.m.
NRC'S Interactive Simulation Platform
Jan. 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m. - Jan. 29, 2016, 3:30 p.m.
On folding pathways, recycling, and reversible programming
Jan. 18, 2016, 4 p.m. - Jan. 18, 2016, 5 p.m.
How to Go Really Big in AI: Strategies & Principles for Distributed Machine Learning
Dec. 10, 2015, 2:30 p.m. - Dec. 10, 2015, 3:30 p.m.
Expert information processing as strategic information encryption
Dec. 4, 2015, 2:30 p.m. - Dec. 4, 2015, 3:30 p.m.
Central-limit approach to risk-aware Markov decision processes
Nov. 27, 2015, 2:30 p.m. - Nov. 27, 2015, 3:30 p.m.
Entity-Centric Data Management
Nov. 6, 2015, 2:30 p.m. - Nov. 5, 2015, 4 p.m.
Information Foraging Theory in Software Navigation
Oct. 30, 2015, 2:30 p.m. - Oct. 30, 2015, 4 p.m.
Joint Optimal Design and Operation of Hybrid Energy Storage Systems
Oct. 2, 2015, 2:30 p.m. - Oct. 2, 2015, 4 p.m.
Opening colloquium of the 2015 - 2016
Sept. 25, 2015, 2:30 p.m. - Sept. 25, 2015, 3:30 p.m.
Learning Models for Monitoring and Prognosis from Electronic Health Data
May 15, 2015, 2:30 p.m. - May 15, 2015, 3:30 p.m.
Geometric Paradigms for MRI Analysis with Applications to Cardioimaging and Neuroimaging
April 24, 2015, 2:30 p.m. - April 24, 2015, 3:30 p.m.
From Model (driven) Engineering to Language (driven) Engineering
April 17, 2015, 2:30 p.m. - None
Diversity, gender and how to build an effective community organization
March 27, 2015, 2:30 p.m. - None
From Difference to Diversity: Carnegie Mellon’s Women@SCS and SCS4ALL
March 27, 2015, 2:30 p.m. - None
The Role of Models in Engineering of Cyber-Physical Systems: Challenges and Possibilities
March 6, 2015, 2:30 p.m. - March 6, 2015, 3:30 p.m.
The Role of Models in Engineering of Cyber-Physical Systems: Challenges and Possibilities
March 6, 2015, 2:30 p.m. - None
Scaling Deep Learning
Dec. 10, 2014, 2 p.m. - Dec. 10, 2014, 3 p.m.
Dimension Independent Similarity Computation using MapReduce (DIMSUM)
Dec. 10, 2014, 10:30 a.m. - Dec. 10, 2014, noon
Deep Learning in the context of Big Data
Dec. 5, 2014, 2:30 p.m. - None
On Mobile Malware Infections
Nov. 28, 2014, 2:30 p.m. - None
Quantum information in space and time
Nov. 21, 2014, 3:30 p.m. - None
Virtual Reality: The Next Generation
Nov. 21, 2014, 2:30 p.m. - None
Covert Channels: A close look at one of the necessary conditions for their existence
Oct. 17, 2014, 2:30 p.m. - None
Certainties and uncertainties in the principle of uncertainty
Oct. 10, 2014, 2:30 p.m. - None
Temporal-difference Learning and the Coming of Artificial Intelligence
Oct. 3, 2014, 2:30 p.m. - None
Learning Socially Adaptive Navigation Strategies: Lessons from the SmartWheeler Project
Sept. 26, 2014, 2:30 p.m. - None
Exploring Cyber-Physical Systems in Smart Emergency Response
Sept. 19, 2014, 2:30 p.m. - None
Short Presentations from CS Faculty Members
Sept. 12, 2014, 2:30 p.m. - None
Two Solitudes
April 11, 2014, 1 p.m. - April 11, 2014, 2 p.m.
Bipolar Robotics: From the Arctic to the Antarctic with a stop at a few places in between
April 4, 2014, 1 p.m. - April 4, 2014, 2 p.m.
Kinectricks: Space-time Capture of Dynamic Objects using Hybrid Cameras
March 28, 2014, 1 p.m. - March 28, 2014, 2 p.m.
Sequential Transfer in Multi-armed Bandit with Finite Set of Models
March 21, 2014, 1 p.m. - March 21, 2014, 2 p.m.
Use of 3D Ultrasound Imaging in image-guided interventions
March 14, 2014, 1 p.m. - March 14, 2014, 2 p.m.
Optimizing data placement for distributed computation
Feb. 28, 2014, 1 p.m. - Feb. 28, 2014, 2 p.m.
How I Learned to do Mathematics
Feb. 14, 2014, 2 p.m. - None
Ultrasound image analysis for applications in speech science
Jan. 31, 2014, 2 p.m. - None
A secure distance-bounding protocol preserving the anonymity of the participants
Nov. 22, 2013, 1 p.m. - Nov. 22, 2013, 2 p.m.
Understanding Our Environment through Computational Landscape Ecology
Nov. 15, 2013, 1 p.m. - Nov. 15, 2013, 2 p.m.
The Billion Dollar Question in Online Videos: How Video Performance Impacts Viewer Behavior?
Nov. 8, 2013, 1 p.m. - Nov. 8, 2013, 2 p.m.
Architectural Decay in Software Systems: Symptoms, Causes, and Remedies
Nov. 1, 2013, 1 p.m. - Nov. 1, 2013, 2 p.m.
Algorithmic Challenges for Greening Data Centers
Oct. 25, 2013, 1 p.m. - Oct. 25, 2013, 2 p.m.
Assuring the Safety of On-Demand Medical Cyber-Physical Systems
Oct. 4, 2013, 1 p.m. - Oct. 4, 2013, 2 p.m.
Smart tools for photos and 3D models manipulation
Sept. 27, 2013, 1 p.m. - Sept. 27, 2013, 2 p.m.
Research Overviews
Sept. 13, 2013, 1 p.m. - Sept. 13, 2013, 2 p.m.
SMURFLite: combining simplified Markov random fields with simulated evolution improves remote homolo
April 17, 2013, 1 p.m. - April 17, 2013, 2 p.m.
Feature-Based Controllers for Physics-Based Character Animation
April 12, 2013, 1 p.m. - April 12, 2013, 2 p.m.
Computational modeling of human learning and cognitive development
April 5, 2013, 1 p.m. - April 5, 2013, 2 p.m.
Perceptual Grouping using Superpixels
March 22, 2013, 1 p.m. - March 22, 2013, 2 p.m.
Computation of Least Fixed Points
March 15, 2013, 1 p.m. - March 15, 2013, 2 p.m.
Proof engineering, from the Four Color to the Odd Order Theorem
March 1, 2013, 1 p.m. - March 1, 2013, 2 p.m.
Entanglement, Matrix Multiplication and Group Representations
Feb. 22, 2013, 1 p.m. - Feb. 22, 2013, 2 p.m.
Game Theory and Computational Complexity
Feb. 15, 2013, 1 p.m. - Feb. 15, 2013, 2 p.m.
Duality of State and Observation in Automata
Feb. 8, 2013, 1 p.m. - Feb. 8, 2013, 2 p.m.
Path analysis of continuous-time stochastic systems
Feb. 1, 2013, 1 p.m. - Feb. 1, 2013, 2 p.m.
The Epistemology of Big Data and Volunteered Geographic Information
Jan. 25, 2013, 1 p.m. - Jan. 25, 2013, 2 p.m.