Upcoming Lectures

Design Principles for Virtual Environments to Support Teacher Training

Speaker: Alban Delamarre

The use of virtual environments has grown exponentially in the past decades. Progress in computer graphics, visual display devices, interaction …

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Navigation and Localization in Spatiotemporally Evolving Environments

Speaker: Ryan Smith

With existing aquatic robots having endurances ranging from a few days to months, a core challenge is predicting or deciding …

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Past Lectures

Image-based Authentication

Speaker: Mozhgan Azimpourkivi

Mobile and wearable devices are popular platforms for accessing online services. However, the small form factor of such devices, makes …

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User Behavior at a Core of System Optimizations

Speaker: Chris Gniady

Portable devices such as smartphones and smartwatches are an integral part of our lives. We rely on these devices for …

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Modeling and Analyzing Cyber-Physical Systems Using Hybrid Predicate Transition Nets

Speaker: Dewan Mohammad Moksedul Alam

Cyber-Physical Systems (CPSs) are an ecosystem of heterogeneous components where physical devices controlled by digital controllers come together towards the …

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A New Study of Applying Complexity Theoretical Tools in Algorithm Design

Speaker: Shuai Xu

We propose to apply coding theoretical approach to study the following problem. Given $n$ vectors $x_0, x_1, \ldots, x_{n-1}$ in …

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Using video games to reverse engineer human intelligence

Speaker: Samuel Gershman

Video games have recently become a popular platform to test reinforcement learning algorithms, which sometimes achieve human-level performance. But do …

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Context-aware Personalized Point-of-Interest Recommendation System

Speaker: Ramesh Baral

The increasing volume of information has created overwhelming challenges to extract the relevant items manually. Fortunately, the online systems, such …

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