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Past Seminars and Symposia

The Digital Technology Center hosts two regular lecture/seminar series — the DTC Science and Technology Innovators Lecture Series, and the DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series.


 
Date
 
Title/Speaker
 
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
12:30 p.m. reception
1:00 p.m. seminar
405 Walter Library
Christophe Lenglet, Department of Radiology University of Minnesota, "Computational Analysis and Applications of Diffusion MRI"
DTC Seminar Series

Friday, May 9, 2014
8:00 am–5:00 pm
401/402 Walter Library
Workshop on the Future Challenges for Digital Storage Systems

Thursday, May 1, 2014
11:00 a.m. reception
11:30 a.m. seminar
405 Walter Library
George Michailidis, University of Michigan, "Change Point Inference for Time-varying Erdos-Renyi Graphs"
DTC Seminar Series

May 1–2, 2014
Walter Library
2014 Spring SSR-RC I/UCRC Meeting

Tuesday, April 29, 2014
2:30 p.m. reception
3:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Xiuzhen (Susan) Cheng, The George Washington University, "Self-Collusion Resistant and Truthful Auctions in Heterogeneous Spectrum Markets"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, April 23, 2014
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
John S. Baras, Lockheed Martin Chair in Systems Engineering The Institute for Systems Research University of Maryland, "Hyperbolic Embedding to the Rescue in Communication and Social Networks"
DTC Seminar Series

Thursday, April 17, 2014
8:00 am–5:00 pm
401/402 Walter Library
MnDRIVE: Robotics, Sensors and Advanced Manufacturing

Tuesday, April 15, 2014
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. lecture
401/402 Walter Library
Stefano Soatto, Computer Science Department UCLA, "Active Inference of Representations: Control's Role in Visual Perception and Vice-versa"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Friday, April 4, 2014
3:30–5:00 pm
401/402 Walter Library
2014 Digital Technology Initiatives Forum

Thursday, April 3, 2014
2:15 p.m. reception
2:45 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Dror Baron, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering North Carolina State Universty, "Universal Signal Estimation"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, March 11, 2014
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Annarita Giani, Los Alamos National Laboratory, "Smart Grid Data Integrity Attacks, Characterization and Countermeasures"
DTC Seminar Series

Thursday, February 27, 2014
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. lecture
401/402 Walter Library
Richard M. Leahy, University of Southern California, "Analyzing Brain Mapping Data"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Wednesday, February 26, 2014
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Daniel Reich, Ford Motor Company, "Enabling Greater Sustainability in Vehicle Fleet Sales through Customer Oriented Analytics"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Friday, February 7, 2014
4–5:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Geert Leus, Delft University of Technology, "Sparsity-Promoting Sensor Selection for Non-Linear Measurement Models"
DTC Seminar Series

Thursday, January 23, 2014
3:00 p.m. reception
3:30 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Qing Ling, USTC P.R. China, "Linearly-Convergent Decentralized Algorithms for Multi-Agent Network Optimization"
DTC Seminar Series

Thursday, December 5, 2013
3:00 pm
3-180 Keller Hall
Ai-Ping Hu, Food Processing Technology Georgia Tech Research Institute, "Visual Servoing, 3D-Printed Robots, and Chicken Deboning Machines"

Tuesday, November 19, 2013
2:00 p.m. reception
2:30 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Henrik Sandberg, Automatic Control Laboratory KTH Royal Institute of Technology Stockholm, Sweden, "Cyber-secure control and monitoring in power systems"
DTC Seminar Series

November 15–16, 2013
Washington D.C.
Computing, Control, and Signal Processing Challenges in Future Power Systems

November 14–15, 2013
UPenn
2013 Fall I/UCRC Meeting

Monday, October 21, 2013
4:30 p.m. reception
5:00 p.m. lecture
401/402 Walter Library
Neeli Prasad, "Internet of Things (IoT), Machine to Machine (M2M), and enabling technologies"

October 21–22, 2013
401/402 Walter Library
S2EuNet Project Workshop

Tuesday, October 8, 2013
4:00 p.m. seminar
402 Walter Library
Elena Yudovina, University of Michigan, "Some intuitive and not-so-intuitive results about call centers"
DTC Seminar Series

Thursday, September 26, 2013
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. lecture
401/402 Walter Library
Steven Low, Caltech, "Optimal Power Flow for Future Smart Grid"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Wednesday, September 25, 2013
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Mark Brown, Medtronic, "Tachyarrhythmia Detection and Discrimination in Implantable Defibrillators"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Monday, September 23, 2013
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Gesualdo Scutari, SUNY Buffalo, "Parallel Optimization of Large-Scale Multi-Agent Systems"
DTC Seminar Series

June 15–16, 2013
Darmstadt, Germany
STATOS 2013: Statistics, Optimization, and Signal Processing

May 23–24, 2013
Walter Library
2013 Spring I/UCRC Meeting

Wednesday, May 22, 2013
11:00 a.m.-12:50 p.m.
(includes 10 minute break)
402 Walter Library
Georgios B. Giannakis, Vassilis Kekatos, and Nikolaos Gatsis, University of Minnesota, "Monitoring and Optimization for Smart Power Grids, Part II"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, May 21, 2013
5:15–7:05 pm
402 Walter Library
Georgios B. Giannakis, Vassilis Kekatos, and Nikolaos Gatsis, University of Minnesota, "Monitoring and Optimization for Smart Power Grids, Part I"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, May 15, 2013
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Frank Schilder, Thomson Reuters, Ravi Kondadadi, Nuance, "Large scale machine learning at Thomson Reuters"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Thursday, May 9, 2013
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Youngchul Sung, KAIST, Korea, "On Pareto-Optimal Beam Design for Coordinated Beamforming in Next Generation Wireless Networks"
DTC Seminar Series

Thursday, May 2, 2013
8:00 am–5:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Workshop on Big Data + Storage Systems

Wednesday, May 1, 2013
11:15 a.m.
402 Walter Library
Bob Baxley, Georgia Tech Research Institute, "Cognitive Spectrum Operations"
DTC Seminar Series

Friday, April 26, 2013
1:30 p.m. reception
2:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Dimitris A. Pados, State University of New York at Buffalo, "Questions (and some answers) on L1 Subspace Signal Processing"
DTC Seminar Series

Thursday, April 25, 2013
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Stella N. Batalama, Department of Electrical Engineering State University of New York at Buffalo, "Data Embedding in Digital Media"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, April 24, 2013
3:30 reception
4:00 seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Sourabh Bhattacharya, Department of Mechanical Engineering Iowa State University, "Resilience in Networked Cyber Physical Systems"
DTC Seminar Series

Thursday, April 18, 2013
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Ioannis Pavlidis, Department of Computer Science University of Houston, "Fast by Nature — How Stress Patterns Define Human Experience and Performance in Dexterous Tasks"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, April 10, 2013
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Thierry Godart, President, Smart Grid Division Siemens Infrastructure and Cities, "A Smart Grid for Sustainable and Resilient Energy Systems"

Tuesday, April 9, 2013
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
George Michailidis, University of Michigan, "Network Granger Causality with Inherent Grouping Structure"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, April 3, 2013
3:30-5:00 p.m.
401/402 Walter Library
2013 Digital Technology Initiatives Forum

Tuesday, April 2, 2013
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. lecture
401/402 Walter Library
John Leonard, MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, "Toward Life-long Visual Localization and Mapping"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

March 21–22, 2013
Arlington, Virginia
Workshop on Big Data: From Signal Processing to Systems Engineering

Wednesday, March 13, 2013
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Mike Klemm, Distinguished Engineer Dell Inc., Enterprise Storage Systems, "Storage Virtualization: Maximizing Efficiency and Flexibility"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Wednesday, March 6, 2013
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Firooz Sadjadi, Senior Staff Engineer Lockheed Martin Corporation, "Computational Scene Understanding — Using Polarization Diversity"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Tuesday, March 5, 2013
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. lecture
401/402 Walter Library
Tamer Başar, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, "Multi-Agent Networked Systems with Adversarial Elements"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Wednesday, February 13, 2013
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Ronald Scott, Raytheon BBN Technologies Information and Knowledge Technologies Group, "Collaborative Automation for Dynamic Re-planning — How to get Humans and Machines to Work Together Towards Better Decisions"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Tuesday, February 5, 2013
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Geert Leus, Delft University of Technology, "Sparsity-Aware Multi-Source TDOA Localization"
DTC Seminar Series

Thursday, January 24, 2013
3:15 p.m.
402 Walter Library
Gabriela Martinez, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications University of Minnesota, "Optimization Problems with Probabilistic Constraints"
DTC Seminar Series

January 8–9, 2013
University of Denver
IUCRC Meeting

Wednesday, December 12, 2012
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Mike Edwards, Thomson Reuters, "Big Data Challenges at a Big Company"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Tuesday, December 11, 2012
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. lecture
401/402 Walter Library
Matthew Mason, Robotics and Computer Science Carnegie Mellon University Director of the Robotics Institute, "The Idea of a Hand"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Wednesday, December 5, 2012
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Dave Lindeman, Lead Research Specialist 3M Company, "An Overview of Modeling and Simulation at 3M Company"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Monday, November 26, 2012
10:30 a.m. reception
11:00 a.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Elias Manolakos, Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering Harvard University Department of Informatics and Telecommunications University of Athens, Greece, "SoCs Accelerating Stochastic Simulation of Large-Scale Biomolecular Networks"
DTC Seminar Series

Friday, November 16, 2012
10:30 a.m. seminar
reception following seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Richard M. Voyles, National Robotics Initiative National Science Foundation, "Innovating Our Future: Robotics and AI at an Inflection Point for Society"
DTC Seminar Series

Thursday, November 15, 2012
2:00 p.m. reception
2:30 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Geert Leus, Delft University of Technology, "Compressive Power Spectrum Sensing"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, November 14, 2012
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Jean-Marie Bertoncelli, 3M Corporate Predictive Analysis Service, "Predictive Analytics and GeoSpatial Applications at 3M"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Tuesday, November 13, 2012
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Erchin Serpedin, Electrical and Computer Engineering Texas A&M University, "Random Subcarrier Allocation in OFDM-Based Cognitive Radio Networks"
DTC Seminar Series

Monday, November 12, 2012
1:00 pm
102 Mechanical Engineering
Sangwoo Park, Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering Texas A&M University College Station, TX, "At the Interface Between Information Theory and Signal Processing"

Friday, November 9, 2012
3:00 p.m. reception
3:30 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Visa Koivunen, Signal Processing Aalto University Finland, "Array Processing in The Face of Nonidealities"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, November 7, 2012
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Carlos P. Sosa, Cray, Inc., "High-Performance Computing in the Scientific Community: Partnering with Industry"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Wednesday, October 31, 2012
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Tariq Samad, Corporate Fellow Honeywell Automation and Control Solutions Minneapolis, U.S.A., "Smart Grid Technologies and Applications for Homes, Buildings, and Industry"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Wednesday, October 17, 2012
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Girija Parthasarathy, Honeywell Automation and Control Solutions, "Getting the Most out of Wind Farms: Role of Data Analysis and Monitoring"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Thursday, October 11, 2012
3:15 p.m. reception, 358B Physics Building
3:45 p.m. seminar, 210 Physics Building
NOTE LOCATION: Physics Building
Dennis Wei, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science University of Michigan, "Adaptive sensing and estimation of sparse signals"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, September 26, 2012
3:30 p.m. Reception
4:00 p.m. Seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Mike Michaud, VP Engineering Juhl WInd Inc., "Wind-Hydrogen Power Plants — Barriers and Opportunities"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Friday, September 21, 2012
2:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Dongping Zhong, Robert Smith Professor of Physics The Ohio State University Columbus, Ohio, "Dynamics and Mechanisms of UV-Damaged DNA Repair by Photolyases"

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
3:00 p.m. reception
3:30 p.m. lecture
401/402 Walter Library
Ami Wiesel, School of Computer Science and Engineering Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, "Geodesic convexity and covariance estimation"
DTC Seminar Series

August 8–10, 2012
Walter Library
Technology Day Camp 2012

Thursday, July 12, 2012
10:00 am
405 Walter Library
Mike Kirby, School of Computing Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute University of Utah, "Visualization of High-Order Finite Element Methods"
DTC Seminar Series

May 20–22, 2012
Walter Library, 4th Floor
2012 Midwest Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics Conference

Monday, May 14, 2012
4:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Alejandro Ribeiro, University of Pennsylvania, "Circles of trust: An axiomatic construction of clustering in asymmetric networks"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, May 2, 2012
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Dirk Jungquist, BAE Systems, "Model Based Software — Faster and Cheaper"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Tuesday, May 1, 2012
4:00 p.m. reception
4:30 p.m. lecture
401/402 Walter Library
Insup Lee, University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA, "Challenges and Research Directions in Medical Cyber-Physical Systems"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Thursday, April 26, 2012
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Ali Abur, Northeastern University Boston, MA, "Synchro-phasor Assisted Power System State Estimation and Parameter Error Identification"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Monday, April 23, 2012
4–7:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Abdelhak Zoubir, Darmstadt, Germany, "Recent Advances: Bootstrap for Signal Processing"

Wednesday, April 18, 2012
3:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Chengshan Xiao, Missouri University of Science and Technology Rolla, MO, "Optimal Linear Precoders for Finite Alphabet Signals Over Complex Vector Channels: Theory, Algorithm and Hardware Implementation"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, April 17, 2012
4:00 p.m. reception
4:30 p.m. lecture
401/402 Walter Library
Thomas Overbye, Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, "Renewable Energy and the Smart Grid: Can We Have Our Cake and Eat it Too?"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Wednesday, April 11, 2012
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Khalid Al-Kofahi, VP R&D Thomson Reuters, "Combining Advanced Technology and Human Expertise in Legal Research"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Tuesday, March 20, 2012
12–2:00 pm
401/402 Walter Library
2012 Digital Technology Initiatives Forum

Wednesday, March 7, 2012
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Marc Light, Sriharsha Veeramachaneni, Ken Williams, WindLogics, Inc., "Machine Learning Problems in Renewable Energy"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Tuesday, March 6, 2012
4:30 p.m. reception
5:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Mark Iwen, "Interpolation with Sparsity Assumptions: From Syphilis Testing to Sparse Fourier Transforms"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, February 29, 2012
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Eric Sandeen, Red Hat, "The Current State of Linux Enterprise Filesystems and Storage"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Tuesday, February 28, 2012
4:00 p.m. reception
4:30 p.m. lecture
401/402 Walter Library
Eric D. Kolaczyk, Department of Mathematics and Statistics Boston University Boston, MA, "Statistical Analysis of Network Data"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Tuesday, February 7, 2012
4:00 p.m. reception
4:30 p.m. lecture
401/402 Walter Library
Brian M. Sadler, Army Research Laboratory Adelphi, MD, "Autonomous Network Support in Complex Environments"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Wednesday, January 25, 2012
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Frank Schilder, Ravi Kondadadi, Thomson Reuters, "Learning Table Extraction on the Fly"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Wednesday, January 18, 2012
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Stefan Atev, Vital Images, "Deformable Mapping in Clinical Visualization Software"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Tuesday, January 17, 2012
10:30 am
402 Walter Library
Keith Leung, "Cooperative Localization and Mapping in Sparsely-Communicating Robot Networks — The Centralized-Equivalent Approach"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, December 7, 2011
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Christopher R. Hertel, ubiqx Consulting, "Real-world Data Networks: The Inside Story on Microsoft's New SMB 2.2"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Wednesday, November 30, 2011
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Klaus Schulten, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group National Center for Biomolecular Modeling and Bioinformatics, "A quantum biological device — The light harvesting apparatus of purple photosynthetic bacteria"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Wednesday, November 16, 2011
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Dave Anderson, Seagate, "Today's Disk Drives: Design Challenges and Opportunities"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

November 3–4, 2011
401/402 Walter Library
2011 I/UCRC Safety Security and Rescue Annual Meeting

Wednesday, October 26, 2011
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Arthur Von Eschen, Retail and CPG Analytics FICO Inc. Minneapolis, MN, "Advanced Applications of Analytics for Today's Retailers"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Tuesday, October 25, 2011
4:00 p.m. reception
4:30 p.m. lecture
401/402 Walter Library
Tamara G. Kolda, Sandia National Labs, "Nonnegative tensor factorizations for sparse count data"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Monday, October 24, 2011
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Patrick Flandrin, IEEE Fellow Laboratoire De Physique Lyon, France, "'Chirps' EVERYWHERE"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, October 19, 2011
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Shubha Kadambe, Rockwell Collins Communication and Navigation Systems Advanced Technology Center, "Mathematical foundations modeled after neo-cortex for the discovery of structures"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Wednesday, October 12, 2011
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Karen Haigh, BBN Technologies Minnesota, "Highly Adaptable Cognitive Radio Networks"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Thursday, June 23, 2011
11:30 am
402 Walter Library
Gianfranco Balbo, University of Torino Italy, "The Challenge of Discrete Event Simulation in Systems Biology"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, June 21, 2011
3:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Amrudin Agovic, "Probabilistic Matrix Addition"
DTC Seminar Series

Friday, May 20, 2011
1:30 p.m. reception
2:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Dionysios C. Aliprantis, Litton Industries Assistant Professor Electrical and Computer Engineering Iowa State University, "Electric Energy and Power Consumption by Light-Duty Plug-In Electric Vehicles"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Wednesday, May 18, 2011
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Chad Myers, Computer Science and Engineering University of Minnesota, "Learning about the cell by breaking it: large-scale analysis of combinatorial perturbations in yeast"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Monday, May 9, 2011
1:30 p.m. reception
2:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Svetlana Bachmann, Lockheed Martin Syracuse NY, "Weather radar signal processing"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Wednesday, April 27, 2011
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Joe Jeddeloh, Micron Inc., "Trends in 3D Memory Systems and Million IOP Solid State Drives"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Wednesday, April 20, 2011
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Steve Vranyes, Symantec Inc., "Current and Future Challenges in Enterprise Data Protection"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Tuesday, April 19, 2011
4:00 p.m. reception
4:30 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Dennis Gannon, Microsoft, "The Cloud, the Client and Big Data"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Tuesday, April 5, 2011
12–3:00 pm
401/402 Walter Library
2011 Digital Technology Initiatives Forum

Wednesday, March 30, 2011
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Young Jin Nam, University of Minnesota Computer Science and Engineering Visiting Faculty, "Towards Smart Digital Home Storage"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Wednesday, March 23, 2011
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Sean Larson, Medtronic, "Analytics Optimization @ Medtronic"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Wednesday, February 23, 2011
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Ranga Ramanujan, Chief Technology Officer Architecture Technology Corporation, "Tactical Networking Challenges (and Some Solutions)"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Thursday, February 3, 2011
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Edward Au, Principal Engineer Corporate Research Huawei Technologies, "Microwave Transmissions Systems: Progress, Challenges and Future Directions"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Tuesday, January 18, 2011
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Larry Fischer, Director, Research and System Architecture Network Solutions Wireless Business Unit ADC Telecommunications (now a part of Tyco Electronics), "Distributed Antenna Systems: An Open Architecture for All Wireless Systems"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Tuesday, January 11, 2011
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Cassio Goldschmidt, Senior Manager, Product Security Symantec, "Responsibility for the Harm and Risk of Security Flaws"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

January 10–11, 2011
University of Denver
2011 I/UCRC Safety Security and Rescue Meeting

Tuesday, December 14, 2010
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
William L. Glahn, Director, Office of Energy Security Deputy Commissioner, Minnesota Department of Commerce, "The Promise of Smart Grid for 21st Century Utilities: The Challenge to Policymakers"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Wednesday, December 8, 2010
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Tim Kowalewski, University of Washington, "Digital Surgery, Present and Future"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Tuesday, November 16, 2010
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Marc Light, Thomson Reuters, "Named Entity Extraction in the Real World: More than Just High Accuracy"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Tuesday, November 9, 2010
4:30 p.m. reception
5:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Vijay Kumar, UPS Foundation Professor School of Engineering and Applied Science University of Pennsylvania, "Autonomous 3-D Flight and Cooperative Control of Multiple Micro Aerial Vehicles"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Wednesday, October 27, 2010
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Demoz Gebre-Egziabher, Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics College of Science and Engineering University of Minnesota, "Using a Kinetic Model of Human Gait in Personal Navigation Systems"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Wednesday, October 20, 2010
3:00 pm
402 Walter Library
John Day, "Things They Never Taught You About Naming and Addressing"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, October 19, 2010
4:30 p.m. reception
5:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
John Day, "What Went Wrong? How the Internet Stagnated, or The 30 Years War of the Bellheads and the Bitheads"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Wednesday, October 13, 2010
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Frank Schilder, Thomson Reuters, "Automatic Summarization"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Tuesday, October 5, 2010
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Mark Ahlstrom, CEO WindLogic, "Integrating Renewable Energy into the North American Power Grid: Realities, Challenges and Opportunities"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Wednesday, September 29, 2010
3:30 pm reception
4:00 pm seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Richard B. Ross, Corporate Research Materials Laboratory 3M Research and Development, "Industrial Applications of Computational Chemistry in 3M Research and Development"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Tuesday, September 28, 2010
4:30 p.m. reception
5:00 p.m. seminar
402 Walter Library
Susan Eggers, University of Washington, "Compiler Optimization Saves the Bacon"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Wednesday, September 22, 2010
3:30 p.m. reception
4:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Scott McCloskey, Honeywell, "Capture and Processing of Sharp Images of Moving Objects"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Sunday, September 12, 2010
8:00 am–12:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Workshop: Recent Trends in Robotics

August 12–13, 2010
401/402 Walter Library
CRIS - The Center for Research in Intelligent Storage Summer Meeting

Tuesday, August 10, 2010
3:30 pm Reception
4:00 pm Seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Vicraj (Vic) Thomas, BBN Technologies, "The Global Environment for Network Innovations (GENI)"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

Wednesday, July 21, 2010
3:30 pm Reception
4:00 pm Seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Shubha Kadambe, Rockwell Collins Communication and Navigation Systems Advanced Technology Center, "Open Set Classifier with Learning for the Classification of Known/Unknown Signals"
DTC Leading Edge Seminar Series

May 24–25, 2010
402 Walter Library
2010 SSR-RC Spring Symposium

Tuesday, April 27, 2010
4:30 p.m. reception
5:00 p.m. lecture
401/402 Walter Library
Robert Schapire, Princeton University, "Playing Repeated Games: Theory, an Algorithm, Applications"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Wednesday, March 10, 2010
12–3:00 pm
401/402 Walter Library
2010 Digital Technology Initiatives Forum

Monday, February 1, 2010
4:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Bin Xu, Autonomous Systems and Control Laboratory Virginia Tech, "Fast Path Planning for Uncertain Environments: Theory and Experiments"
DTC Seminar Series

Friday, January 22, 2010
3:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Lulu Qian, CalTech, "A simple DNA gate motif for synthesizing large-scale circuits"
DTC Seminar Series

Monday, December 7, 2009
4:30 p.m. reception
5:00 p.m. lecture
401/402 Walter Library
Ruzena Bajcsy, University of California, Berkeley, "Tele-immersion, the cyber-infrastructure for studying body language"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

November 30–December 1, 2009
University of Denver - Denver, CO
2009 SSR-RC Fall Symposium

Monday, November 23, 2009
3:00 pm
405 Walter Library
Vijay Subramanian, Hamilton Institute National University of Ireland, Maynooth, "Large Deviations Of Max-Weight Scheduling Policies"
DTC Seminar Series

Monday, November 16, 2009
11:30 am–12:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Jeff Dickman and Phil Bruner, Northrop Grumman Corporation, "Research Activities at the Navigation Systems Division of Northrop Grumman"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, October 27, 2009
4:30 p.m. reception
5:00 p.m. seminar
402 Walter Library
Reinaldo Valenzuela, Lucent Technologies Bell Labs, "Wireless Systems Technology Evolution"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Tuesday, October 20, 2009
4:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Ramesh Rajagopalan, St. Thomas, "A multi-objective optimization approach for sensor network design"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, October 13, 2009
4:30 p.m. reception
5:00 p.m. lecture
402 Walter Library
Greg Voth, Center for Biophysical Modeling and Simulation and Department of Chemistry University of Utah, "Systematic Multiscale Modeling of Biomolecular Systems"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Tuesday, September 29, 2009
4:30 p.m. reception
5:00 p.m. seminar
402 Walter Library
H. Vincent Poor, Princeton University, "APP-PHY Interactions in Wireless Networks"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

June 11–12, 2009
402 Walter Library
2009 SSR-RC Spring Symposium

Monday, May 18, 2009
11–11:30 am
404 Walter Library
Emmanuel Jeannot, Inria, "Controlling the Heterogeneity of a Cluster With Wrekavoc"
DTC Seminar Series

May 14–15, 2009
402 Walter Library
Center for Research in Intelligent Storage (CRIS): A new NSF Multi-University I/U CRC between UMN and UCSC

Tuesday, May 5, 2009
3–4:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Brian VanVoorst, BBN, Inc. Program Scientist, "Dense, Real-time, Lidar Point Clouds"
DTC Seminar Series

Friday, April 24, 2009
12:00 Lunch
12:15 Seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Bin Zhang, Genetics Department Merck and Co., Inc., "Pathway and Gene Target Identification via Weighted Gene Co-Expression Network Analysis"

Friday, April 17, 2009
10:10 am–Noon
EE/CS 3-180
Shmuel Shottan, Chief Technology Officer BlueArc Corporation, "Storage and Computer Architecture: Why custom ASICs and hardware design can still play a big role in making computers and storage systems fast"

Thursday, April 16, 2009
3:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Pascal Braun, Center for Cancer Systems Biology Dana Farber Cancer Institute Harvard University, "Binary interactome mapping to study human disease"

April 16–17, 2009
Walter Library
Bioinformatics: Building Bridges

Friday, April 10, 2009
12:00 lunch
12:15 seminar
402 Walter Library
Jinbo Xu, Toyota Technological Institute at Chicago, "Protein Threading by Nonlinearly Combining Evolutionary and Non-Evolutionary Information"

Friday, April 10, 2009
Reception 9:45 a.m.
Seminar 10:10 a.m.
402 Walter Library
Steve Scott, Cray Inc., "Building really big computers"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Friday, March 27, 2009
12:00 lunch
12:15 seminar
402 Walter Library
Christina Leslie, Computational Biology Program Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, "Deciphering microRNA-mediated regulation from perturbations in gene expression"

Tuesday, March 10, 2009
12–2:20 pm
401/402 Walter Library
2009 Digital Techology Initiatives Forum

Friday, January 23, 2009
12:00 Lunch
12:15 Seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Jonathan Widom, Dept. of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Cell Biology Dept. of Chemistry Northwestern University, "The Genomic Code for Nucleosome Positioning"

Friday, January 16, 2009
8:00 am–6:00 pm
University of Minnesota Rochester
BICB Research Symposium

Friday, December 5, 2008
12:30 p.m. lunch
1:00 p.m. seminar
401/402 Walter Library
Carlos Sosa, Biomedical Informatics and Computational Biology University of Minnesota IBM, "Next Generation of Selected Bioinformatics Applications: Using Massively Parallel Supercomputers"

Tuesday, December 2, 2008
4:30 p.m. reception
5:00 p.m. seminar
402 Walter Library
Paolo Pirjanian, President and CEO of Evolution Robotics, "Robotics from the lab to the market"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Thursday, November 20, 2008
4:30 p.m. reception
5:00 p.m. seminar
402 Walter Library
Dimitris J. Bertsimas, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, "Operations Research in Health Care: Opportunities, Perspectives and Progress"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Wednesday, November 19, 2008
4:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Nicholas Weaver, ICSI UC Berkeley, "Your ISP and You: Measuring Network Conflicts"

Friday, November 14, 2008
12:00 lunch
12:15 seminar
402 Walter Library
Stefan Kramer, Institute for Informatics Technical University of Munich, Germany, "Data Mining in Reaction Databases: Towards Predicting Biodegradation Products and Pathways"

Thursday, November 13, 2008
Walter Library
World Usability Day 2008

Monday, November 10, 2008
University of Pennsylvania
2008 SSR-RC Fall Symposium

Friday, November 7, 2008
12:00 lunch 401 Walter,
cookies in 322 UMR
12:15 seminar 402 Walter (remote)
322 UMR
George Vasmatzis, Senior Associate Consultant Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, "Differential transcriptomics for the prognosis and sub-typing of cancer"

Friday, October 17, 2008
12:00 lunch
12:15 seminar
402 Walter Library
Lynda B.M. Ellis, Laboratory Medicine and Pathology University of Minnesota, "Improving Biodegradation Pathway Prediction"

Friday, September 19, 2008
2:00 pm
101 Walter Library
Zoran Obradovic, Director, Center for Information Science and Technology Temple University, "Functions of Intrinsically Disordered Proteins and Relationship with Human Disease Network"

Monday, September 15, 2008
2:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Tara Javidi, UC San Diego, "Communicating Delay-Sensitive and Bursty Information over an Outage Channel"

Friday, June 20, 2008
10:00 am–4:00 pm
U of M Rochester
BICB Symposium

June 9–10, 2008
402 Walter Library
2008 SSR-RC Spring Symposium

Thursday, May 29, 2008
12:00 lunch
12:15 seminar
402 Walter Library
Hirotada Mori, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Nara 630-0101, Japan Institute of Advanced Biosciences, Keio University, Tsuruoka, Yamagata 997-0017 Japan, ""

Monday, May 19, 2008
2:00 pm
405 Walter Library
Sayeef Salahuddin, Purdue University, "Novel Electronic and Spintronic Devices for Low Power Computing"
DTC Seminar Series

May 13–14, 2008
402 Walter Library
Intelligent Storage Workshop (ISW 2008)

Friday, May 9, 2008
11:00 a.m. Seminar
12:00 p.m. Lunch
402 Walter Library
Ying Xu, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology University of Georgia, "Computational Prediction of Functional Modules and Their Regulatory Networks in Microbial Organisms"

Tuesday, May 6, 2008
4:30 p.m. reception
(Upson Room)
5:00 p.m. seminar
101 Walter Library
Jeff Welser, Director, SRC Nanoelectronics Research Initiative IBM Almaden Research Center, "The Semiconductor Industry's Nanoelectronics Research Initiative: Motivation and Challenges"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Wednesday, April 23, 2008
1–4:00 pm
Walter Library
Minnesota Supercomputing Institute Open House

Monday, April 21, 2008
4:00–5:00 p.m.
Reception to follow
2-620 Moos Towers
William W. Stead, Associate Vice Chancellor for Strategy/Tranformation & CIO McKesson Foundation Professor of Biomedical Informatics and Medicine Vanderbilt University Medical Center Chief Information Architect Vanderbilt University, "Informatics: A Scientific Basis for Use of IT in Healthcare and Biomedicine"

Wednesday, April 16, 2008
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Seminar
402 Walter Library
Anil Jain, Michigan State University, "Biometric Recognition: A New Paradigm for Security"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

April 15–17, 2008
Radisson University Hotel
2008 Design of Medical Devices

Friday, April 4, 2008
12:00 p.m. lunch
12:15 p.m. seminar
402 Walter Library
Terri Attwood, Faculty of Life Sciences and School of Computer Science University of Manchester, UK, "A taste of UTOPIA — a vision for the future of bioinformatics"

Tuesday, April 1, 2008
4:30 p.m. reception
5:00 p.m. seminar
402 Walter Library
Linda Petzold, University of California Santa Barbara, "Multiscale Simulation of Biochemical Systems"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Monday, March 31, 2008
4:00 p.m.
Cowles Auditorium
Humphrey Center
Maria Gini, Computer Science and Engineering Digital Technology Center University of Minnesota, "Robots: A New Type of Companion"

Friday, March 7, 2008
12:00 lunch
12:15 seminar
402 Walter Library
Anne Smith, School of Biology University of St Andrews Scotland, "Bayesian networks for analyzing complex biological systems"

Friday, February 29, 2008
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Lecture
101 Walter Library
Anthony Ephremides, Cynthia Kim Eminent Professor of Information Technology Electrical and Computer Engineering Department University of Maryland, "NETWORK CODING — A New Paradigm for Networking"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Tuesday, February 19, 2008
4:30–7:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Minnesota High Tech Association (MHTA) Networking

Tuesday, February 19, 2008
2–3:00 pm
Rapson Hall, Room 100
Investigating college students' technology access, use, and capacity to use interactive Web-based technologies

Tuesday, February 12, 2008
11:30 am–2:30 pm
401/402 Walter Library
2008 Digital Technology Initiatives Forum

Monday, February 11, 2008
8:00 am–4:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Networks and Neighborhoods in CyberSpace (Minnesota Futures Symposium)

Friday, February 1, 2008
12:00 Lunch
12:15 Seminar
402 Walter Library
Gavin Sherlock, Stanford University, "Towards a molecular description of adaptive evolution"

Friday, January 18, 2008
2:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Ken A. Dill, Pharmaceutical Chemistry University of California San Francisco, "Protein folding physics and computational modeling"

Friday, January 18, 2008
U of M Rochester
BICB Research Symposium

Monday, December 10, 2007
7–8:30 pm
U of M Law School, Room 25
Anthony D. Williams, New Paradigm, "Wikinomics: How mass collaboration changes everything"

Monday, December 10, 2007
4:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Franz. X. Kärtner, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Research Laboratory of Electronics Massachusetts Institute of Technology, "Femtosecond Lasers: From Frequency Metrology To Photonic Analog-To-Digital Conversion"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, November 27, 2007
Philadelphia PA
Drexel University
2007 Fall Meeting

Friday, October 26, 2007
3:30 pm
101 Walter Library
Tamar Schlick, New York University, "Chromatin Modeling and Simulation: A Tale of Histone Tails"
DTC Seminar Series

Friday, October 26, 2007
12:00 Lunch
12:15 Seminar
402 Walter Library
Peter Zandstra, Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering University of Toronto, "Spatial and temporal dynamics in stem cell self-renewal and differention"

October 19–20, 2007
402 Walter Library
Recommender Systems 2007

Thursday, October 18, 2007
10–11:00 am
402 Walter Library
Michael Orshansky, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering The University of Texas at Austin, "Towards Statistical Design of Digital ICs"
DTC Seminar Series

Monday, October 15, 2007
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Lecture
402 Walter Library
David Maidment, Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering University of Texas, "A Services Oriented Architecture for Water Resources Data"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Friday, October 12, 2007
12:00 Lunch
12:15 Lecture
402 Walter Library
Damian Gessler, National Center for Genome Resources Santa Fe, New Mexico, "SSWAP: Simple Semantic Web Architecture and Protocol"

October 9–11, 2007
Radisson Metrodome
GENI: Global Environment for Network Innovations, 1st GENI Engineering Conference

Thursday, October 4, 2007
8:30–10:00 am
401 Walter Library
Cristóbal Cobo, Communication and Information Technology department FLACSO-Mexico (Faculty of Latin American Social Sciences), "New Media Research Breakfast"

October 1–2, 2007
402 Walter Library
6th International Radiance and HDR Scientific Workshop

Thursday, September 27, 2007
8:00 am–5:30 pm
Hubert H. Humphrey Institute
Citizen-Centered Government Web Sites: The User Experience, E-Democracy and Web 2.0

Friday, September 14, 2007
3:30–4:30 pm
3-180 EE/CS
Wilma Olson, Rutgers University, "Effects of the nucleoid protein HU on the structure, flexibility, and ring-closure properties of DNA deduced from Monte-Carlo simulations"

Wednesday, August 1, 2007
1:00 pm
3-115 EE/CSci
Borya Shakhnovich, Harvard University, "The TATA box is not enough: the structure and conservation of TATA box promoters"

Friday, July 27, 2007
10:00 am
402 Walter Library
Jar-Ferr (Kevin) Yang, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, "Multimedia Intelligence with Wireless Networked Living Products for Quality Life — NCKU Aspire Home"
DTC Seminar Series

Friday, July 6, 2007
11:00 am
402 Walter Library
Jung Hee Cheon, Seoul National University, "Discrete Logarithm Problems with Auxiliary Inputs"
DTC Seminar Series

Friday, June 22, 2007
1:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Tsuhan Chen, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Carnegie Mellon University, "From Image Analysis to Content Extraction: Are We There Yet?"
DTC Seminar Series

June 11–12, 2007
Digital Technology Center
2007 SSR-RC Spring Symposium

May 15–16, 2007
402 Walter Library
Fifth Intelligent Storage Workshop

Monday, April 30, 2007
4:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Phil Fleming, Motorola Corp. (Joint work with Burt Simon, University of Colorado, Denver), "Performance Analysis of VoIP Over Wireless Broadband"

Friday, April 27, 2007
6:30–8:30 pm
Radisson University Hotel
Data Mining Reception and Research Project Reviews

Tuesday, April 24, 2007
4:30 p.m. reception
5:00 p.m. seminar
402 Walter Library
John McManus, Deputy CIO and CTO Office of the Chief Information Officer Department of Commerce, "Managing an effective transition to IPv6"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Friday, April 20, 2007
12:00 Lunch
12:15 Seminar
402 Walter Library
Trey Ideker, Department of Bioengineering University of California, San Diego, "Protein Network Comparative Genomics"

April 16–17, 2007
402 Walter Library
Wireless Cities Conference … Communities of Interests

Friday, April 13, 2007
402 Walter Library
Bioinformatics: Building Bridges

Thursday, April 12, 2007
4:30 p.m. reception
5:00 p.m. seminar
402 Walter Library
Bernhard O. Palsson, Department of Bioengineering University of California, San Diego, "New 'Dimensions' in Genome Annotation"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Monday, March 26, 2007
9:30–10:30 am
402 Walter Library
Yiannis Kaznessis, Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science University of Minnesota, "Mathematical Models for Biological Engineering"

Friday, March 23, 2007
12:00 Lunch
12:15 Seminar
402 Walter Library
Alex Allardyce, ChemAxon Budapest, Hungary, "ChemAxon Academic Package: Free end user applications and toolkits for cheminformatics"

Tuesday, March 20, 2007
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Michael Anglin, Patent Attorney Leza Besemann Technology Transfer Liaison (OTC), "Protecting U of M Intellectual Property: Why and How?"

Wednesday, March 7, 2007
10:30–11:30 am
EE/CS Room 3-125
Karin Remington, Candidate for CBCB Director, "Marine Metagenomics: Seawater to Sequence to Science"

Friday, March 2, 2007
2:00 pm
404 Walter Library
Emmanuel Jeannot, Inria, "Bi-objective Scheduling Algorithms for Optimizing Makespan and Reliability on Heterogeneous Systems"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, February 20, 2007
4:30 p.m. reception
5:00 p.m. seminar
402 Walter Library
Justine Cassell, Northwestern University, "Making (Virtual) Friends and Influencing (Virtual) People: Building Rapport in Humans and Virtual Humans"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Monday, February 19, 2007
11:30 am–2:30 pm
402 Walter Library
2007 Digital Technology Initiatives Forum

Friday, December 1, 2006
12:00 Lunch
12:15 Seminar
402 Walter Library
Piet C. de Groen, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Mayo Clinic, "Objective Quality Control for Colonoscopy: Automated Extraction of Endoscopic Metrics from Video Files*"

Tuesday, November 21, 2006
4–5:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Jeremy Kepner, Lincoln Labs, "DARPA High Productivity Computing Systems Program and the Path Towards Usable Petascale Computing*"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, November 21, 2006
7:00 am–12:30 pm
McNamara Alumni Center
Digital Technology Workshop

Friday, November 17, 2006
12:00 Lunch
12:15 Seminar
402 Walter Library
Tony Dean, Biological Sciences, "The Biochemical Architecture of an Ancient Adaptive Landscape"

Tuesday, November 14, 2006
B26 Walter Library
402 Walter Library
World Usability Day 2006

Tuesday, November 7, 2006
11:00 am
402 Walter Library
William Hoffman, University of Minnesota, "New Bioscience Frontiers in a Flat World"
DTC Seminar Series

Friday, November 3, 2006
12:00 Lunch
12:15 Seminar
402 Walter Library
Michael O'Connor, Genetics, Cell Biology, ""

Tuesday, October 31, 2006
4:30 p.m. reception
5:00 p.m. seminar
402 Walter Library
Panos M. Pardalos, Center for Applied Optimization Industrial and Systems Engineering Department Biomedical Engineering Department McKnight Brain Institute University of Florida, "Network-Based Mathematical Programming Models in Data Mining"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Friday, October 27, 2006
12:00 Lunch
12:15 Seminar
402 Walter Library
Ajay K. Royyuru, Computational Biology Center IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center, "Deep Computing in Biology: Challenges and Progress"

Friday, October 13, 2006
12:00 Lunch
12:15 Seminar
402 Walter Library
Mike Miller, Epidemiology, "Simulating Genetic Data for the Genetic Analysis Workshop"

Thursday, October 12, 2006
11:00 am
405 Walter Library
Fabián E. Bustamante, EECS, Northwestern University, "Sustainable scalability in globally-distributed systems"
DTC Seminar Series

Friday, October 6, 2006
12:00 Lunch
12:15 Seminar
402 Walter Library
Rui Kuang, Computer Science, "An optimization framework for applying discriminative classifiers to protein domain segmentation"

Friday, September 29, 2006
12:00 Lunch
12:15 Seminar
402 Walter Library
Lawrence P. Wackett, Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biophysics, and Biotechnology Institute, University of Minnesota, "Computational Prediction of Chemical Fate in the Environment"

Tuesday, September 26, 2006
4:30 p.m. reception
5:00 p.m. seminar
402 Walter Library
Nancy Amato, Department of Computer Science Texas A&M University, "Randomized Motion Planning: From Intelligent CAD to Computer Animation to Protein Folding"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Friday, September 22, 2006
12:00 Lunch
12:15 Seminar
402 Walter Library
David Odde, Biomedical Engineering, "Mechanisms of budding yeast mitosis: Integrated computational and experimental analysis"

Friday, September 15, 2006
12:00 Lunch
12:15 Seminar
402 Walter Library
Nevin Young, Plant Pathology, "Sequencing the genome of the model legume plant, Medicago truncatula"

September 14–15, 2006
Coffman Union
New Media Research at UMN

Friday, September 8, 2006
11:00 am
402 Walter Library
Kevin C. Almeroth, Department of Computer Science University of California - Santa Barbara, "Challenges, Opportunities, and Implications for the Future Internet"
DTC Seminar Series

Friday, May 12, 2006
11:15 am
402 Walter Library
Ananth Grama, Purdue University, "Comparative Analysis of Interaction Networks"

May 9–10, 2006
402 Walter Library
Fourth Intelligent Storage Workshop

Friday, May 5, 2006
11:15 am
402 Walter Library
Terri Attwood, University of Manchester, "Text Mining — A Cure for Depression? (The Trials, Tribulations and Fantasies of a Database Curator)"

Monday, May 1, 2006
2:00 pm
402 Walter Library
David Lomet, Microsoft, "Immortal DB: Its Description and Its Use to Deal with Bad User Transactions"
DTC Seminar Series

Friday, April 28, 2006
11:15 am
402 Walter Library
Gilad Lerman, UM, Mathematics, "Exploring Functional Landscapes of Proteins via Manifold Embeddings of the Gene Ontology"

Thursday, April 27, 2006
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Seminar
402 Walter Library
Prabhakar Raghavan, Yahoo! Research, "The Changing Face of Web Search"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Tuesday, April 25, 2006
10:00 am
402 Walter Library
Anirvan Sengupta, Dept of Physics and BioMAPS Institute Rutgers University, "Modeling Biochemical Circuits: A Tutorial for Engineers"
DTC Seminar Series

Monday, April 17, 2006
2:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Peter Swain, McGill University, "Stochasticity and designs of genetic networks"

Monday, April 17, 2006
2:30 pm
EE/CS 3-125
Eytan Modiano, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems, "Cross-layer control in wireless networks with QoS constraints"
DTC Seminar Series

April 14–15, 2006
402 Walter Library
Bioinformatics: Building Bridges

Tuesday, April 11, 2006
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Seminar
402 Walter Library
Stuart Kauffman, Institute for Biocomplexity and Informatics University of Calgary, "Systems Biology: Past Genomics Medicine With Implications for Cancer"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Monday, April 10, 2006
2:30 pm
EE/CS 3-125
George Kesidis, Penn State University, "Scanning worm attack-defense experiments on the DETER testbed"
DTC Seminar Series

April 3–4, 2006
402 Walter Library
Cell Motility Workshop

Monday, March 27, 2006
3:15 pm
402 Walter Library
Naama Barkai, Weizmann Institute of Science J. Berman's guest, ""

Friday, March 24, 2006
11:15 am
402 Walter Library
Claudia Neuhauser, UM, Dept. of Ecology Evolution and Behavior, "The role of mathematics and computation in community ecology"

Thursday, March 23, 2006
Digital Technology Center
Data Mining Open House

Thursday, March 16, 2006
11:00 am
405 Walter Library
Bud Mishra, Professor of Computer Science and Mathematics Courant Institute, "Dude, Where is my genome? How to Build a Cheap Whole Genome Haplotypic Sequencer."

Wednesday, March 1, 2006
1:30–5:30 pm
402 Walter Library
CALA Seminar on Advanced Digital Tools
DTC Seminar Series

Monday, February 27, 2006
11:15 am
EE/CS 3-125
Yu Zhang, Harvard University Joint colloquium with CSE: bioinformatics position interview, ""

Friday, February 24, 2006
11:15 am
402 Walter Library
Jan Ihmels, University of California, San Francisco (J. Berman’s guest), "Modularity and Evolution of Transcription Networks"

Monday, February 20, 2006
11:15 am
EE/CS 3-125
Benjamin Raphael, University of California, San Diego Joint colloquium with CSE: bioinformatics position interview, ""

Monday, February 20, 2006
9:00 am–Noon
402 Walter Library
2006 Digital Technology Initiatives Forum

Friday, February 17, 2006
11:15 am
402 Walter Library
Wei-Shou Hu, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, "Unveiling the Regulatory Networks of Secondary Metabolism in Streptomyces"

Friday, February 10, 2006
11:15 am
402 Walter Library
Friedrich Srienc, Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science BioTechnology Institute, "Design, construction, and performance of the most efficient E. coli bacterium"

Monday, February 6, 2006
11:15 am
EE/CS 3-125
Rui (Ray) Kuangi, Columbia University Joint colloquium with CSE: bioinformatics position interview, ""

Monday, December 12, 2005
2:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Kevin Silverstein, Kathryn VandenBosch Plant Biology, "Annotating the Medicago transcriptome: what to do with unknowns and ORFans"

Monday, December 5, 2005
2:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Lisa Herron-Olson, Microbiologist Syntiron LLC, "Data vaccination — Computational biology enhances infectious disease research"

Tuesday, November 29, 2005
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Seminar
402 Walter Library
Jan M. Rabaey, Donald O. Pederson Distinguished Professor Scientific Co-Director Berkeley Wireless Research Center Director Gigascale Systems Research Center University of California at Berkeley, "Wireless Sensor and Consumer Multimedia Networks: A Story of Converging Trajectories!"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Monday, November 21, 2005
3:00 pm
402 Walter Library
John Carlis, Computer Science, "What everybody knows but nobody says hurts interdisciplinary research"

Monday, November 21, 2005
2:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Tim Griffin, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biophysics, "Proteomics: A Challenge for Technology and Information Science"

Monday, November 14, 2005
2:30 pm
402 Walter Library
David Selinger, Computational Biologist Pioneer Information Management DuPont Agriculture and Nutrition, "Industrial Science meets Renaissance Concepts"

Monday, November 7, 2005
3:00 pm
402 Walter Library
William Schuler, Department of Computer Science, "Toward machine understanding of unconstrained natural language text"

Monday, November 7, 2005
2:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Scott Fahrenkrug, Genetics Department of Animal Science, "Transcriptional crosstalk in isolated porcine islets responding to hyperglycemia and cytokine stress"

Tuesday, November 1, 2005
11:00 am
Murphy Hall Conference Center
GRAVEL Grant Recipients talk

Monday, October 31, 2005
2:30 pm
402 Walter Library
George Karypis, Department of Computer Science, "Capturing the Right Signals: String Kernels for Protein Sequence Analysis"

Monday, October 24, 2005
3:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Vipin Kumar, Department of Computer Science, "Comparative Gene Expression Analysis: Data Analysis Issues and Solutions"

Monday, October 24, 2005
2:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Judith Berman, Depts of Genetics, Cell Biology & Development, Microbiology, "Comparative Genomics Techniques for analyzing distantly related yeasts"

October 19–21, 2005
402 Walter Library
IEEE 5th Symposium on Bioinformatics & Bioengineering (BIBE05)

Tuesday, October 18, 2005
5:00 p.m. Reception
5:30 p.m. Seminar
402 Walter Library
Marc Tremblay, Sun Fellow and VP Chief Architect, Scalable Systems Group, "High Performance Throughput Computing"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Monday, October 17, 2005
3:00 pm
105 Cargill, St. Paul Campus
Fumiaki Katagiri, Department of Plant Biology, "A systems approach to study plant disease resistance mechanisms"

Monday, October 17, 2005
2:30 pm
105 Cargill, St. Paul Campus
Lynda Ellis, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, "Databases for Microbes and Man"

Monday, October 10, 2005
2:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Yiannis Kaznessis, "How Can Biology Excite an Engineer: the Role of Computational Biology"

October 6–7, 2005
402 Walter Library
Wireless Cities … Community Context Conference

October 4–5, 2005
402 Walter Library
Safety, Security, Rescue and Research Center Fall Meeting

Monday, October 3, 2005
4:30–7:00 pm
401 Walter Library
MHTA Members Only Event — Oktober Fest

Monday, October 3, 2005
2:30 pm
105 Cargill, St. Paul Campus
Bob Elde, Dean of CBS, "What Do Biologists Need to Compute?"

Monday, September 26, 2005
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Mani Srivastava, Electrical Engineering Department and Center for Embedded Networked Sensing University of California at Los Angeles, "Wireless Sensor and Actuator Networks: Long-lived and High-integrity +Operation"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, August 30, 2005
11:00 am
101 Walter Library
Radia Perlman, Distinguished Engineer Sun Microsystems Laboratories, "The Ephemerizer: Making Data Disappear"
DTC Seminar Series

June 30–July 1, 2005
405 Walter Library
Workshop on Implementations of Proof Search

June 22–July 1, 2005
EE/CS
IMA 2005 Summer Program: Wireless Communications

May 4–5, 2005
402 Walter Library
Third Intelligent Storage Workshop

Friday, April 29, 2005
10:00 am
402 Walter Library
Howard Karloff Howard Karloff, ATT Labs — Research, "How Well Can the 'Directed' Traveling Salesman Problem Be Approximated?"
DTC Seminar Series

Thursday, April 28, 2005
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Seminar
402 Walter Library
Dharma P. Agrawal, Computer Science & Engineering ECECS, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, "Recent Advances in Wireless and Mobile Systems"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Thursday, April 28, 2005
11:00 am
402 Walter Library
Kevin Kwiat, Airforce Rome Lab, "Code Striping"
DTC Seminar Series

Monday, April 25, 2005
3:30–6:30 pm
Room B-26 Walter Library
Eye-Tracker Open House

Tuesday, April 19, 2005
8:00 am–3:00 pm
Coffman Memorial Union
Publication, the Public University and the Public Interest

Monday, April 18, 2005
1–5:00 pm
Great Hall, Coffman Memorial Union
U of M/IBM day

April 14–15, 2005
402 Walter Library
Bioinformatics: Building Bridges

Tuesday, March 22, 2005
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Seminar
402 Walter Library
C. William Gear, Princeton University NEC Research Institute, "Multi-Scale Problems: macroscopic behavior from micro-scale models"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Monday, March 7, 2005
10:00 am
402 Walter Library
Stephen T. Kent, Vice President and Chief Scientist — Information Security BBN Technologies, "Security for Internet Routing"
DTC Seminar Series

Monday, February 28, 2005
402 Walter Library
2005 Digital Technology Initiatives Forum

Wednesday, February 23, 2005
11:00 am
402 Walter Library
Duane Nykamp, University of Minnesota, "Reconstructing Subpopulation Connectivity Within Neuronal Networks"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, February 8, 2005
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Seminar
402 Walter Library
Manuela M. Veloso, Computer Science Department Carnegie Mellon University, "Teams of Autonomous Robots: Perception, Cognition, and Action"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Wednesday, December 8, 2004
10:00 am
402 Walter Library
Dawn Song, Carnegie Mellon University, "Taming Internet Tsunamis: Defending against Large Scale Software Exploit Attacks"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, December 7, 2004
5:00 pm
Coffman Memorial Union Theater
Hermann Maurer, Computer Science Graz University of Technology, Austria, "Controlled globalization: An antidote for cyberwarfare"

Tuesday, December 7, 2004
10:30 am
402 Walter Library
Hermann Maurer, Computer Science Graz University of Technology, "Digital Libraries and e-Learning: The SUDDENLY* Project"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, November 30, 2004
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Seminar
402 Walter Library
John R. Delaney, University of Washington Department of Oceanography, "The NEPTUNE Ocean Observatory: Interactive Networks of Remotely Operated Submarine Laboratories"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Wednesday, November 24, 2004
10:30 am
402 Walter Library
Laurence W. Nagel, Omega Enterprises, "The Life of SPICE"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, November 16, 2004
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Seminar
402 Walter Library
Ken A. Dill, Professor of Pharmaceutical Chemistry Department of Biopharmaceutical Science University of California, San Francisco, "How Proteins Solve Their Folding Problems"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Tuesday, November 2, 2004
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Seminar
402 Walter Library
Nitin Vaidya, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Coordinated Science Laboratory University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, "MAC Protocols for Wireless Ad Hoc Networks: Interactions Between Physical Layer and MAC"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Friday, October 29, 2004
3:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Luis von Ahn, Computer Science and Engineering Carnegie Mellon University, "The ESP Game, CAPTCHA, and Some Other Stuff: Utilizing the Power of Human Cycles"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, October 27, 2004
2:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Oriol Bohigas, CNRS, Orsay, France, "Atomic nuclei, random matrices, quantum chaos"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, October 26, 2004
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Seminar
402 Walter Library
Henry Fuchs, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, "Immersive Integration of Physical and Virtual Environments"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Tuesday, October 5, 2004
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Seminar
402 Walter Library
M. Satyanarayanan, Carnegie Mellon University & Intel Research Pittsburgh, "Seamless Mobility: in pursuit of the Holy Grail"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Friday, October 1, 2004
8:30 am–Noon
402 Walter Library
Industrial Affiliates Open House

Friday, September 24, 2004
3:30 pm
101 Walter Library
Grace Wiechman, Guidant Corporation, "HIPAA Security: The Law and The Reality"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, September 7, 2004
3:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Gadiel Seroussi, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, "Universal Types, Trees and Simulation of Individual Sequences"
DTC Seminar Series

August 27–28, 2004
Carlson School of Management
MISRC/CRITO Symposium on the Digital Divide

Thursday, August 26, 2004
1–5:00 pm
101 and 107 Walter
Digital Design Consortium Open House

August 5–7, 2004
402 Walter Library
Number Theory Conference in Honor of Harold Stark

Friday, June 18, 2004
11:00 am
404 Walter Library
Kang G. Shin, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department University of Michigan, "Management of Sensor Networks for Monitoring Environments"
DTC Seminar Series

May 24–26, 2004
402 Walter Library
2004 Conference, International Association for Boundary Element Methods

May 19–20, 2004
402 Walter Library
Second Intelligent Storage Workshop

May 13–14, 2004
402 Walter Library
Third Annual Workshop on Economics of Information Security (WEIS04)

Tuesday, April 27, 2004
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Seminar
402 Walter Library
David Salesin, Department of Computer Science and Engineering University of Washington Senior Researcher, Microsoft Research, "Next Frontier in Graphics: Unleashing the Computer's Potential for Communication"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Thursday, April 22, 2004
6:30 p.m. Reception
7:30 p.m. Seminar
3-120 MCB Building
Mark Hansen, Department of Statistics and (by courtesy) Design|Media Arts University of California, Los Angeles and Ben Rubin EAR Studio, "'Listening Post' and Beyond"

Wednesday, April 21, 2004
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Nelson Max, Applied Science and Computer Science University of California, Davis, "Illumination Under Trees"
DTC Seminar Series

Friday, April 16, 2004
8:00 am–3:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Bioinformatics: Building Bridges

Wednesday, April 14, 2004
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Jon Weissman, Computer Science and Engineering University of Minnesota, "Community Services Project 'Enabling communities of collaborating users and services on the Grid'"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, April 7, 2004
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Sanjay J. Patel, Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, "rePLay: A Hardware Framework for Dynamic Program Optimization"
DTC Seminar Series

Friday, April 2, 2004
10:00 am
101 Walter Library
Adrian Perrig, Electrical and Computer Engineering Engineering and Public Policy Computer Science Carnegie Mellon University, "Defending against Large-scale Internet DDoS Atacks"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, March 23, 2004
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Seminar
402 Walter Library
Thomas Sterling, Center for Advanced Computing Research California Institute of Technology, "Towards Petaflops-scale Computing through Advanced PIM Architecture"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Friday, March 12, 2004
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Richard John, University of Illinois Chicago, "Nickel-in-the-Slot: The 'Consumption Junction' in Urban Telephony, 1894–1907"
DTC Seminar Series

Friday, March 12, 2004
11:00 am
402 Walter Library
Prakash Ishwar, Department of Electrical Engineering University of California at Berkeley, "Information processing in distributed sensor systems: Data acquisition and Inference"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, March 10, 2004
11:00 am
402 Walter Library
Qing Zhao, Department of Electrical Engineering Cornell University, "Cross Layer Design in Wireless Networks: Signal Processing and Optimal Protocol"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, March 9, 2004
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Seminar
402 Walter Library
John Tsitsiklis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, "A Game Theoretic View of Efficiency Loss in Network Resource Allocation"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Monday, March 8, 2004
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Dongning Guo, Department of Electrical Engineering Princeton University, "Interactions of Information Theory and Estimation in Single- and Multi-user Communications"
DTC Seminar Series

Monday, February 23, 2004
2:15 pm
402 Walter Library
Nihar Jindal, Department of Electrical Engineering Stanford University, "Multi-User Communication Channels: Capacity, Duality, and Cooperation"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, February 11, 2004
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Richard Voyles, Computer Science and Engineering University of Minnesota, "Active Sensing for Terrain Classification on an Agile Robot"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, February 10, 2004
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Seminar
402 Walter Library
Vijay Pande, Chemistry and Structural Biology Stanford University, "Folding@Home: Can a Grid of 100,000 CPUs Tackle Fundamental Barriers in Molecular Simulation?"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Wednesday, February 4, 2004
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Tim Kraskey, Managing Director YankeeTek Ventures, "I Am an Engineer and So … How Do I Get Rich With My Ideas?"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, January 27, 2004
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Seminar
402 Walter Library
M. Frans Kaashoek, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Laboratory of Computer Science, "Peer-To-Peer Computing Research: A Fad?"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Wednesday, November 26, 2003
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Jun (Jim) Xu, College of Computing Georgia Institute of Technology, "Fundamental Lower Bound and Tradeoff Problems in Networking"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, November 19, 2003
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Victoria Interrante, University of Minnesota Computer Science and Engineering, "Design, Implementation and Evaluation of Novel Texture-Based Methods for the Effective Visualization of 3D Shape and Multivalued Data"
DTC Seminar Series

Friday, November 14, 2003
10:00 am
402 Walter Library
Steven M. Bellovin, Network Services Research Lab AT&T Labs Research, "Routing and Security"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, November 12, 2003
2:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Lixia Zhang, Computer Science UCLA, "New Research Challenge: How to Design for Resiliency"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, November 12, 2003
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Robert W. Numrich, Senior Research Associate University of Minnesota Supercomputing Institute, "Performance Metrics Based on Computational Least Action"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, November 12, 2003
10:30 am
404 Walter Library
Supratik Bhattacharyya, Sprint Advanced Technology Laboratory, "IP-based Restoration in the Sprint Backbone"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, November 11, 2003
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Seminar
402 Walter Library
Don Towsley, Computer Science University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA, "Can We Model the Internet?"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Wednesday, October 29, 2003
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Jianyong Wang, University of Minnesota Digital Technology Center, "Efficient Mining of Closed Patterns with Tough Constraint"
DTC Seminar Series

Thursday, October 23, 2003
10:00 am
402 Walter Library
Rick Summerhill, University Corporation for Advanced Internet Development, "The Abilene Observatory: Current Status and Future Directions"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, October 22, 2003
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Wei Hsu, University of Minnesota Computer Science and Engineering, "Dynamic Optimization using ADORE (Adaptive Object Code Re-optimization) Framework"
DTC Seminar Series

Monday, October 20, 2003
2:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Sue Moon, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Korea, "Detection of Routing Loops and Analysis of Its Causes"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, October 15, 2003
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
David J. Lilja, University of Minnesota Electrical and Computer Engineering, "Exploiting Incorrectly Speculated Memory Operations in a Concurrent Multithreaded Architecture (Plus a Few Thoughts on Simulation Methodology)"
DTC Seminar Series

Thursday, July 17, 2003
11:00 am
101 Walter Library
Piet de Groen, Mayo Clinic, "Physician Information Environment of Tomorrow"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, June 18, 2003
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Beth Stadler, University of Minnesota Electrical and Computer Engineering, "Magneto-Optic Materials for Integrated Photonics"
DTC Seminar Series

May 20–21, 2003
402 Walter Library
Intelligent Storage Workshop

Monday, May 12, 2003
3:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Philip S. Yu, IBM, "Finding Pattern Similarity in Large Databases"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, May 7, 2003
2:00 pm
101 Walter Library
Anand Tripathi, University of Minnesota Computer Science and Engineering, "Specification and Construction of Secure Distributed Collaboration Systems"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, May 6, 2003
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Seminar
402 Walter Library
Ian Foster, Mathematics and Computer Science Argonne National Laboratory Argonne, Illinois, "Grid Computing and the Open Grid Services Architecture"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Friday, May 2, 2003
402 Walter Library
Industrial Affiliates Open House

Tuesday, April 29, 2003
11:15 am
402 Walter Library
Mark S. Manasse, Microsoft Research — Silicon Valley, CA, "Approximating the Jaccard Metric Efficiently: An introduction to shingleprinting and its applications"
DTC Seminar Series

Monday, April 28, 2003
3:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Hervé Kerivin, University of Minnesota, "Partition Inequalities and the Network Design Problem with Connectivity Requirements"
DTC Seminar Series

Thursday, April 24, 2003
2:30 pm
402 Walter Library
James A. Glazier, Director, Biocomplexity Institute Indiana University, "A Simple Approach to Modeling Tissues and Development"

Tuesday, April 22, 2003
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Seminar
402 Walter Library
Jim Gray, Microsoft Corporation, "On-line Science: The World-wide Telescope as a Prototype for the New Computational Science"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Monday, April 14, 2003
1:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Dr. Jeff Rosenschein, Hebrew University — Jerusalem, Israel Computer Science and Engineering, "Multiagent Coordinator and Focal Points"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, April 9, 2003
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Seminar
402 Walter Library
Mark A. Ratner, Northwestern University Chemistry Department Evanston, Illinois, "Molecules and Information Technology — Some Consideration"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Wednesday, April 9, 2003
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Gadiel Seroussi, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, "DUDE: An Algorithm for Discrete Universal Denoising"
DTC Seminar Series

Monday, April 7, 2003
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Shravan Pargal, Compellent Technologies, "Future Technologies for Storage Networks"
DTC Seminar Series

Monday, March 31, 2003
3:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Babak Ziaie, University of Minnesota, "Hydrogel-Based Microsystems for Physiological Sensing and Active Flow Control"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, March 26, 2003
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Vipin Kumar, Army High-Performance Computing Research Center and Department of Computer Science and Engineering University of Minnesota, "MINDS: Data Mining Based Network Intrusion Detection System"
DTC Seminar Series

Monday, March 24, 2003
11:00 am
402 Walter Library
John Willis, Joshua Johnson FTL Systems Inc., "Techniques for Integrated System Design of Electronic and Electro-Mechanical Systems"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, March 5, 2003
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Bruce Schneier, Counterpane Internet Security Inc., "How To Think About Security?"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, February 26, 2003
2:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Scott A. Hutchinson, Sandia National Laboratories, "Numerical Aspects of Xyce (TM): Equations, Solvers Needs"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, February 19, 2003
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Gene Tsudik, University of California at Irvine, "Observations on ID-Based Cryptography and a Simple ID-Based RSA Variant"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, February 5, 2003
402 Walter Library
Paul Dokas, Information Technology Security and Assurance, "Practical Network Security Issues for Large Universities"
DTC Seminar Series

Monday, January 27, 2003
3:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Reka Albert, University of Minnesota, "Robustness of Gene Regulatory Networks"
DTC Seminar Series

Monday, January 13, 2003
11:00 am
402 Walter Library
Bill Woodcock, Packet Clearing House, "Internet Topology and Economics: How supply and demand influence the changing shape of the global network"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, December 18, 2002
11:00 am
402 Walter Library
Srinivasan Keshav, Ensim Corporation, "Towards Tetherless Computing"
DTC Seminar Series

Thursday, December 12, 2002
2:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Tetsuo Deguchi, Department of Physics Ochanomizu University, "Developing Web100 Based Network Configuration and Performance Diagnostic Tools"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, December 11, 2002
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Lecture
402 Walter Library
Norman M. Sadeh, Associate Professor Carnegie Mellon University, "Intelligent e-Supply Chain Decision Support: An Overview of Research at Carnegie Mellon University"
DTC Science and Technology Innovators Series

Monday, December 9, 2002
3:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Nikos Papanikolopoulos, University of Minnesota Computer Science and Engineering, "Robotics Teams"
DTC Seminar Series

Monday, December 2, 2002
3:30 pm
402 Walter Library
David Du, Department of Computer Science and Engineering Argonne National Laboratory, "New Developing in Network Storage Systems"
DTC Seminar Series

Monday, November 25, 2002
3:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Ahmed H. Tewfik, University of Minnesota Electrical and Computer Engineering, "Single and Multi-Carrier UWB"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, November 20, 2002
11:00 am
402 Walter Library
David Lee, Bell Labs Research, "Integrated System Interoperability Testing with Applications to VoIP"
DTC Seminar Series

Monday, November 18, 2002
2:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Guillermo Sapiro, University of Minnesota Electrical and Computer Engineering, "Image Inpainting and Camouflage: Do Not Believe What You See"
DTC Seminar Series

Friday, November 15, 2002
4:00 pm
6-212 EE/CS
Jung Hee Cheon, ICU, Korea, "Non-abelian Cryptography and its Analysis"

Monday, November 11, 2002
3:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Paul Schrater, University of Minnesota Psychology and Computer Science, "Data Fusion and Credit Assignment Problems in Human Perception"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, November 6, 2002
Noon
402 Walter Library
Ahmed H. Tewfik, University of Minnesota Electrical and Computer Engineering, "Multimedia Distribution: General Overview and Media Security"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, November 5, 2002
11:00 am
402 Walter Library
Christos Papadimitriou, University of California at Berkeley, "Algorithmic Problems Related to the Internet"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, October 23, 2002
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Richard A. Carlson, Network Research Argonne National Laboratory, "Developing Web100 Based Network Configuration and Performance Diagnostic Tools"
DTC Seminar Series

Friday, October 18, 2002
3:30 pm
Mechanical Engineering 108
Berk Yesin, Department of Computer Science and Engineering University of Minnesota, "Cad Model Based Visual Tracking of Mems Components for 3d Microassembly"

Wednesday, October 16, 2002
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Jim Hughes, StorageTek Fellow, "Storage Cryptography"
DTC Seminar Series

Monday, October 14, 2002
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Anastasios Stamoulis, University of Minnesota Electrical and Computer Science, "Time-Varying Fair Queuing Scheduling for Multicode CDMA Based on Dynamic Programming"
DTC Seminar Series

Friday, October 4, 2002
3:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Maria Gini, University of Minnesota Computer Science and Engineering, "Multi-Agent Contracting for Tasks with Temporal and Precedence Constraints"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, September 25, 2002
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Richard E. Smith, Information Security Consultant with Oxford International, "The Biometric Dilemma"
DTC Seminar Series

Monday, July 29, 2002
3:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Hiroaki Matsui, Research Organization for Information and Science Technology (RIST) GeoFem Team Menguro-ku, Tokyo, 153-0061 JAPAN, "Magneto Hydrodynamic Simulations of the Geofem Project using the Earth Simulator Computer"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, May 8, 2002
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Baoquan Chen, Computer Science and Engineering, "Rendering of Discrete Primitives for Interactive Visualization"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, May 8, 2002
9–10:00 am
402 Walter Library
Imrich Chlamtac, University of Texas at Dallas, "Bringing Location Awareness From Applications to Protocols"
DTC Seminar Series

Monday, May 6, 2002
10–11:00 am
402 Walter Library
Moe Win, Wireless Systems Research Department AT&T Labs — Research, "Low-Complexity Rake Receivers in Wideband Wireless Channels"
DTC Seminar Series

Thursday, May 2, 2002
10:00 am
402 Walter Library
Yoram Ofek, Synchrodyne Networks, Inc., "Satisfying the Requirements of Applications on a Single Packet Network"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, May 1, 2002
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Lecture
402 Walter Library
Alvy Ray Smith, Microsoft's First Graphics Fellow, "The Reality of Simulated Actors"
DTC Seminar Series

Thursday, April 25, 2002
8:30–9:30 am
402 Walter Library
Andreas F. Molisch, AT&T Labs — Research, "Double-Directional Channels and MIMO Systems"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, April 24, 2002
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Baba Prasad, Information and Decision Sciences, "Pricing Online Banking Services Amidst Network Externalities"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, April 24, 2002
9:00 am
402 Walter Library
Zhi-Quan (Tom) Luo, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering McMaster University, Canada, "Achieving Near Capacity for MIMO Wireless Channels Using Soft Quasi-Maximum-Likelihood Detection"
DTC Seminar Series

Thursday, April 18, 2002
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
George Karypis, Computer Science & Engineering, "Mining Scientific Data Sets: Challenges & Opportunities"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, April 17, 2002
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Hans Othmer, Mathematics, "Mathematical and Computational Challenges Posed by Models of Biological Systems"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, April 10, 2002
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Gopalan Nadathur, Computer Science and Engineering, "A Higher-Order Approach to Representing & Manipulating Symbolic Structure"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, April 3, 2002
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Tom Ruwart, Ciprico, Inc., "Object-based Storage Devices: Yes it's a crazy idea, but is it crazy enough?"
DTC Seminar Series

Thursday, March 28, 2002
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Dave Anderson, Seagate Technology, "Disc Drives: The Coolest Part of a Computer"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, March 27, 2002
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Joachim Mueller, Physics and Astronomy, "Noisy signals: Observing biomolecules at the single molecule level"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, March 20, 2002
2:15 pm
402 Walter Library
Albert Greenberg, AT&T Labs, "Inference of IP Network Traffic Characteristics"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, March 20, 2002
1:30 pm
402 Walter Library
Nick Duffield, AT&T Labs, "Changing from Sampled Network Usage"
DTC Seminar Series

Friday, March 15, 2002
402 Walter Library
Andrew Odlyzko, Director of the Digital Technology Center, "The New Economy and Old Economics: What 19th Century Railroads Can Tell Us about the Future of E-Commerce"
DTC Seminar Series

Thursday, March 14, 2002
3:35 p.m. — Room 108 ME,
Unite Channel A

4:35 p.m. — Refreshments EE/CSci
5th Floor Lounge
Roland W. Freund, Bell Laboratories, "Krylov-Subspace Methods for Reduced-Order Modeling In Circuit Simulation"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, March 6, 2002
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Hal Ottesen, Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Minnesota, Rochester, "An Application of Fuzzy Logic in Image Processing"
DTC Seminar Series

Thursday, February 28, 2002
1:00 pm
402 Walter Library
Jiali Gao, Department of Chemistry, "Computer Simulations of Biological Systems: From Opsin Shifts to Enzymatic Reaction"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, December 19, 2001
1:00 pm
Room 56 Architecture (lower level)
Alexander Grosberg, Physics and Biophysics, "Computational Design of a Functional Protein: a Toy Model"
DTC Seminar Series

Friday, December 7, 2001
3:30–5:00 pm
Murphy Hall Auditorium
Andrew Odlyzko, University of Minnesota Digital Technology Center, "Content Is Not King"
DTC Seminar Series

Thursday, December 6, 2001
3:30–4:30 pm
Room 2-101 BSBE
Andrew Odlyzko, University of Minnesota Digital Technology Center, "Fall 2001 Health Informatics Seminar"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, December 5, 2001
1:00 pm
Room 56 Architecture (lower level)
Yiannis Kaznessis, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science Department, "Synergistic Computational Approaches for Proteinformatics"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, November 21, 2001
1:00 pm
Room 56 Architecture (lower level)
Jaijeet Roychowdhury, Electrical and Computer Engineering, "Analog Verification for RF/Wireless Communications"
DTC Seminar Series

Wednesday, November 7, 2001
1:00 pm
Room 56 Architecture (lower level)
Wei-Chung Hsu, Computer Science and Engineering, "Dynamic Binary Re-Optimization: Just-in-Time Performance Delivery"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, November 6, 2001
10:00 am
Presidents Room at the Radisson
M. Angela Sasse, Department of Computer Science University College, London, "Internet Quality of Service and Pricing — Not All Bits Have Equal Value"
DTC Seminar Series

Tuesday, October 30, 2001
2:30–3:30 pm
Room 56 Architecture
Balachander Krishnamurthy, AT&T Labs, Research, "Web and Internet Measurement Research"
DTC Seminar Series