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Colloquium Speaker Iris Bahar, Brown University

Computer Science Colloquium Friday, December 06, 2019 @ 2:35pm Wege Auditorium, TCL 123 “Combined Discriminative-Generative AI Techniques for Robust Scene Perception in Adversarial Environments” Despite the strengths of deep learning using convolutional neural networks (CNNs), they have several vulnerabilities, such as their opacity in understanding how its… Continue reading »

Colloquium – Katherine Keith, UMass Amherst

Friday, November 15 @ 2:35pm TCL 123 (Wege Auditorium) Methodological Challenges in Computational Text Analysis Computational text analysis is a field that uses computational methods (primarily from natural language processing and machine learning) to answer research questions about large collections of text data (e.g. news articles, court… Continue reading »

Prof. Andrea Danyluk recognized as an ACM Distinguished Member

The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) has named it’s 2019 Distinguished Members from top universities, corporations and research institutions around the world. Williams Professor Andrea Danyluk was among those selected to be honored this year. Congratulations Prof. Danyluk! Read more here: https://awards.acm.org/distinguished-members Learn about Prof. Danyluk’s specific contributions here:… Continue reading »

Colloquium Speaker – Jeff Huang, Brown University – 11/01

Friday, November 1 2:35pm @ TCL 123 (Wege Auditorium) Personalized Behavior-Powered Systems I will present work that leverages user behavioral data to build personalized applications, which I call “behavior-powered systems”. I will present 3 projects from our group. 1) WebGazer uses interaction data made on any website to… Continue reading »

Colloquium – “What I Did Last Summer”

Friday, October 4th (Mountain Day backup date: October 11) 2:35pm in TPL 203 Computer Science students share about their summer internship experiences in industry. Snacks will be served, colloquium credit awarded for attending. Matt Bock (Arrowstreet Capital) Markus Feng (Facebook/Oculus) Gaurnett Flowers (Google) Jamie Kasulis (Chewy) Davey Morse (Frontier Signal)… Continue reading »