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* News

Colloquia

Spring 2008

The Computer Science Colloquium is scheduled on Thursdays 4:00pm to 5:00pm in Troy 2018, with refreshments at 3:30pm, unless otherwise indicated.

TBD: To be determined.

Monday, January 7, 2008, 11:00 a.m.

Joerg Hoffmann, University of Innsbruck, Austria

Web Service Composition as Planning: A New Perspective
Hosted by: James Hendler (x4401) and Deborah McGuinness (x4404)
Administrative support: Jacqueline Carley (x4384)
JEC 3117 - 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
(Refreshments at 10:30 a.m.)

Wednesday, January 30, 11:00 a.m.

M. Brian Blake, Ph.D., Georgetown University

Next-Generation Integration of Distributed Software Systems
Hosted by: James Hendler (x4401) and Deborah McGuinness (x4404)
Administrative support: Jacqueline Carley (x4384)
Amos Eaton (AE) 215 - 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
(Refreshments at 10:30 a.m.)

Wednesday, January 30, 2008, 4:00 pm

Jizhong Xiao, City University of New York (CUNY)

Advancing Mobile Robots to 3D
Hosted by: (Joint with CATS) Host: Volkan Isler and John Wen
Administrative support: Shannon Carrothers (x6354)
Sage 3510 - 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(Refreshments at 3:30 p.m.)

Wednesday, February 20, 2008, 4:00 pm

Andreas Terzis, Johns Hopkins University

Network protocols for ultra-low power wireless sensor networks
Hosted by: Volkan Isler
Administrative support: Shannon Carrothers (x6354)
Location Sage 3510 - 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(Refreshments at 3:30 p.m.)

Monday, March 17, 2008, 4:00 pm

First Annual Joseph E. Flaherty Lecture

Jack Dongarra, University of Tennesee

An Overview of High Performance Computing and Challenges for the Future
Hosted by: Boleslaw Szymanski
Administrative support: Sharon Simmons (x8291)
Location Bio Tech Auditorium - 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(Reception at 3:15 p.m.)

Tuesday, March 18th, 2008, 4:00 pm

Himabindu Pucha, Carnegie Mellon University

Rethinking Bulk Data Transfers for Next-Generation Applications
Hosted by: Boleslaw Szymanski (x2714)
Administrative support: Sharon Simmons (x8291)
Location: Low (CII) 3051 - 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(Refreshments at 3:30 p.m.)

Thursday, March 20th, 2008, 4:00 pm

Shaojie Zhang, University of Central Florida (UCF)

Computational methods for genome-wide non-coding RNA finding and Analysis
Hosted by: Li Ding and Mohammed Zaki
Administrative support: Jacqueline Carley (x4384)
Location: Troy 2018 - 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(Refreshments at 3:30 p.m.)

Wednesday, March 26th, 2008, 4:00 pm

Wenbo He, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Privacy-Preserving Data Aggregation over Participatory Networks
Hosted by: Boleslaw Szymanski
Administrative support: Sharon Simmons (x8291)
Location: SAGE 4101 - 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(Refreshments at 3:30 p.m.)

Thursday, March 27th, 2008, 4:00 pm

Michael W. Mahoney, Yahoo Research

Community structure in large social and information networks
Hosted by: Petros Drineas
Administrative support: Chris Coonrad (x8412)
Location: Troy 2018 - 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(Refreshments at 3:30 p.m.)

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2008, 11:00 am

Claire Monteleoni, University of California, San Diego

Efficient Algorithms for Active Learning
Hosted by: Boleslaw Szymanski (x2714)
Administrative support: Chris Coonrad (x8412)
Location: Troy 2018 - 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
(Refreshments at 10:30 p.m.)

Thursday, April 3rd, 2008, 4:00 pm

John Hopcroft, Cornell University

Computer Science in the Information Age
Hosted by: Petros Drineas
Administrative support: Chris Coonrad (x8412)
Location: Troy 2018 - 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(Refreshments at 3:30 p.m.)

Monday, April 7th, 2008, 4:00 pm

Vartika Bhandari University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Heterogeneous Multi-Channel Wireless Networks: Routing and Scheduling Issues
Hosted by: Boleslaw Szymanski (x2714)
Administrative support: Sharon Simmons (x8291)
The Bruggeman Room, Biotech Building - 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(Refreshments at 3:30 p.m.)

Wednesday, April 9th, 2008

Hadas Kress-Gazit, University of Pennsylvania

Specifications to Actions: Creating Autonomous Systems
Hosted by: Boleslaw Szymanski (x2714)
Administrative support: Sharon Simmons (x8291)
Location: Sage 4101 - 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(Refreshments at 3:30 p.m.)

Thursday, April 10th, 2008

Jimeng Sun, IBM TJ Watson

Thinking Sparsely: Scalable Tensor Decompositions for Multi-aspect Data Mining
Hosted by: Petros Drineas (x-8265)
Administrative support: Chris Coonrad (x8412)
Location: Troy 2018 - 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(Refreshments at 3:30 p.m.)

Wednesday, April 16th, 2008, 4:00 pm

Sanjeev Khanna, University of Pennsylvania

Disjoint Paths in Networks
Hosted by: Volkan Isler
Administrative support: Shannon Carrothers (x6354)
Location: Sage 3510 - 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(Refreshments at 3:30 p.m.)

Monday, April 21, 2008, Lally 104 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

David M. Nicol , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Analysis of Privacy-preserving Network Traffic Tunneling
Hosted by: Boleslaw Szymanski (x2714)
Administrative support: Chris Coonrad (x8412)
Lally 104 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Refreshments at 10:30 a.m.

Thursday, April 24th, 2008, 4:00 pm

John Spletzer, Lehigh University

Towards Mobility Equality for Wheelchair Users Through Robotics
Hosted by: Volkan Isler
Administrative support: Shannon Carrothers (x6354)
Location: Troy 2018 - 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(Refreshments at 3:30 p.m.)

Tuesday, April 29th, Amos Eaton 214 - 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Wei Zhao, Effectiveness of Traffic Camouflaging in Internet

Effectiveness of Traffic Camouflaging in Internet
Hosted by: Jeff Trinkle
Administrative support: Chris Coonrad (x8412)
Amos Eaton 214 - 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Wednesday, May 14 2008, 10:00am to 11:00am Lally 102

Peter Fox, National Center for Atmospheric Research

Semantic Data Frameworks: The Ins and Outs of current Earth and Space Science Informatics
Hosted by: Deborah McGuinness (x4404) and Jim Hendler (x4401)
Administrative support: Jacqueline Carley (x4384)
10:00am to 11:00am Lally 102
Refreshments at 9:30

See also:
Seminars
Colloquia Fall 2007
Colloquia Spring 2007
Colloquia Fall 2006
Colloquia Spring 2006
Colloquia Fall 2005



Please send suggestions for speakers, scheduling requests, corrections, or comments to Volkan Isler.

Spring 05 Schedule - Fall 04 Schedule - Spring 04 Schedule

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