Events Archive

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 - 4:25pm to 5:30pm

Presenter: Ken Goldberg

 Ken Goldberg 

Title: The New Wave in Robot Grasping

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 9:00am to 12:30pm

Boa is a domain-specific language and infrastructure that eases mining software repositories. Boa's infrastructure leverages distributed computing techniques to execute queries against hundreds of thousands of software projects very efficiently. Boa has existed for almost 7 years with a large user base of more than 1,200 users in all over the world.

Thursday, December 17, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Presenter: Andrew McGregor

Andrew McGregor

Title: Recent Results on Cycle Counting in the Data Stream Model

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Presenter: Laura Miller

Title: Integrate structural analysis, isoform diversity, and interferon-inductive propensity of ACE2 to predict SARS-CoV-2 susceptibility in vertebrates

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Presenter: Dan Gianola

Title: David vs. Goliath: the COVID-19 epidemic in Uruguay in a regional and world context

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Presenter: Xiaoming Huo

Xiaoming Huo 

Title: A Homotopic Method to Solve the Lasso Problems with an Improved Upper Bound of Convergence Rate

Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Presenter: Tianbao Yang

Tianbao Yang 

Title: Deep AUC Maximization and Applications in Medical Image Classification

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Presenter: Eve Wurtele

Eve Wurtele 

Title: The role of ancestry in COVID-19 infection

Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Presenter: Hongfeng Yu

Hongfeng Yu 

Title: Exploring and Evaluating Edge Bundling for Large Graph Visualization

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Presenter: Walter Moss

 

Title: Finding and Folding Functional RNA in SARS-CoV-2

Bio: Walter Moss is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Molecular Biology at Iowa State University.

Thursday, November 5, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Presenter: Tamal Dey

Tamal Dey 

Title: Computational Topology and Data Analysis: A New Way of Looking at Data

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Presenter: Yumou Qiu

Yumou Qiu https://www.stat.iastate.edu/people/yumou-qiu

Title: Comparing containment measures by epidemiological effects of COVID-19

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 4:25pm to 5:30pm

Presenter: Ness Shroff

Ness Shroff http://newslab.ece.ohio-state.edu/home/

Title:  Delay Optimality in Network Clouds via Load Balancing

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Presenter: Lily Wang

Lily Wang https://faculty.sites.iastate.edu/lilywang/

Title: Nowcasting and Forecasting COVID-19 in the United States

Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Presenter: Stephen Wright

 http://pages.cs.wisc.edu/~swright/

Title: Second-order Methods for Nonconvex Optimization with Complexity Guarantees

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Presenter: Dan Jacobson

Dan Jacobson https://www.ornl.gov/staff-profile/daniel-jacobson

Title: A mechanistic model and therapeutic interventions for COVID-19 involving a RAS-mediated bradykinin storm

Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Presenter: In-Ho Cho

In-Ho Cho https://www.ccee.iastate.edu/directory/profile/icho 

Title: Parallel Fractional Hot Deck Imputation for Large/Big Missing Data Curing for Improving Machine Learning and Statistical Inference

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 4:25pm to 5:30pm

Presenter: Helen Zhang

Helen Zhang https://www.math.arizona.edu/~hzhang/ 

Title: Sparse and Smooth Function Estimation in Reproducing Kernel Hilbert Spaces

Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Presenter: Claus Kadelka

Claus Kadelka https://faculty.sites.iastate.edu/ckadelka/

Title: A model-based evaluation of the efficacy of COVID-19 social distancing, testing and hospital triage policies

Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Presenter: Lev Reyzin

Lev Reyzin http://www.levreyzin.com/

Title: Differential Privacy, Adaptive Data Analysis, and Free Speedups via Sampling

Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Presenter: Vipin Kumar

Vipin Kumar https://www-users.cs.umn.edu/~kumar001/

Title: Physics Guided Machine Learning: A New Framework for Accelerating Scientific Discovery 

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Presenter: Rangeet Pan

Rangeet Pan https://www.cs.iastate.edu/people/rangeet-pan

Title: On Decomposing a Deep Neural Network into Modules

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Presenter: Vinod Variyam

Vinod Variyam http://cse.unl.edu/~vinod/

Title: Learning and Sampling of Atomic Interventions from Observations

Thursday, August 20, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Presenter: Yan Wang

Yan Wang https://www.stat.iastate.edu/people/yan-wang

Title: Wasserstein subsampling: Theory and Empirical Performance  

Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Presenter: Hongyang Gao

Hongyang Gao https://faculty.sites.iastate.edu/hygao/

Title: Graph Neural Networks: A Feature and Structure Learning Approach    

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