Category: Distinguished Speaker Series

Eva Tardos, Cornell University

UVA Computer Science Distinguished Speaker Series Eva Tardos, Computer Science, Cornell University DATE: Friday, September 30th, 2016 TIME: 3:30 pm PLACE: Rice Hall, 130 “Co-Sponsors: Department of Computer Science,  Data Science Institute, Department of Economics” ABSTRACT Selfish behavior can often lead to suboptimal outcome for all participants, a phenomenon illustrated by many classical examples in…

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James F. O’Brien, UC Berkeley

  Distinguished Speaker Series Speaker: James F. O’Brien EECS, Computer Science Division, U.C. Berkeley Topic: Adaptive Simulation with Triangle Meshes Date: Monday, February 22, 2016 Time: 3:30 p.m. Place: Rice 130 (auditorium) (Light refreshments after seminar) Host: Connelly Barnes       Abstract: This talk will discuss the development of finite element simulation methods based on adaptive refinement of triangle meshes. These…

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Eric Horvitz, Microsoft Research-Redmond Lab

Distinguished Speaker Series Speaker: Eric Horvitz, Technical Fellow and Director, Microsoft Research-Redmond Lab Topic:  Data, Predictions, and Decisions in Support of People and Society Date:  Friday, February 19, 2016 Time:  11:00 a.m. Place: MEC 341 (light refreshments before lecture) Host: Hongning Wang Abstract: I will share directions and results enabled by the confluence of large-scale…

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