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Big Data Seminar Series

Big Data Seminar Series Speaker: Prof. Fei Miao Location: Galanti Lounge (third floor of the University Library) Date/Time: Oct. 24 (Wednesday), at 2:00 p.m. Title: Data-Driven Dynamic Robust Resource Allocation for Efficient Transportation Big Data Seminar Printable Flyer Abstract: Ubiquitous sensing in smart cities enables large-scale multi-source data collected in real-time, poses several challenges and requires(…)

Engineering Fall Seminar

Department of Electrical, Computer and Biomedical Engineering Speaker: Jim Keller, Curators’ Distinguished Professorship, Electrical and Computer Engineering and Computer Science – University of Missouri Location: Galanti Lounge, 3rd Floor URI Library Date/Time: Thursday, September 20th at 11:00 a.m. Title: “Streaming Consciousness on Streaming Clustering” Abstract As one of us who has been involved in research(…)

Spring 2018 Big Data Seminar Series

Speaker: Prof. Yingying (Jennifer) Chen Location: Galanti Lounge (third floor of the University Library) Date/Time: Apr. 26 (Thursday), at 11:00 a.m. Title: “ Toward Secure Mobile Health: Unobtrusive Wellbeing Monitoring and its Vulnerabilities” Abstract The widespread deployment of wireless communication systems and wearable technologies cre-ates unprecedented opportunities to change the paradigm of mobile healthcare in(…)

Special Seminar – Imaging Brain Networks

Department of Electrical, Computer and Biomedical Engineering Speaker: Dr. Lei Ding, Presidential Professor; Biomedical, Electrical and Computer Engineering; University of Oklahoma Location: Chafee 273 Date/Time: Monday, April 23, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. Title: “Adaptive Neuroimaging Technologies in Constructing Cortical Electrophysiological Tomography for Resting State Networks” Abstract Much of the recent progresses in neuroscience, concerning language,(…)

Health Outcomes Graduate Seminar

Wed., Feb. 14th at noon in Tyler 108 Ayako Miura, a Statistics Master’s Student is presenting her thesis work at the Health Outcomes graduate seminar on Wednesday, Feb 14th, 2018 at 12pm (noon). The title of her talk is “Health beliefs among networks of people who inject drugs”. The talk will be held at Tyler 108. This(…)

Big Data Seminar Series

Speaker: Prof. Yuanyuan Yang Location: Chafee Hall, Room 244 Date/Time: Oct. 11 (Wednesday), at 2:00 p.m. Title: “ A Vision towards Pervasive Edge Computing” This talk presents an emerging pervasive edge computing paradigm where heterogeneous edge devices (e.g., smartphones, tablets, IoT and vehicles) can collaborate to sense, process data and create many novel applications at(…)

Crowdsourcing Deep Thoughts: Meeting the Challenges of In-depth Language Understanding Systems for Smarter Social Media

Speaker: Jamie Macbeth Speaker Affiliation: School of Engineering, Fairfield University Date: Friday, November 18, 2016 Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Location: CBLS 152 Intelligent systems driven by natural language input are well-positioned to meet the challenges of intervening against abuses of social media (such as cyberbullying) and providing resources for victims. However, the language(…)

Seminar: Algebraically defined digraphs

Speaker: Alexandr Kodess, URI Time: Friday, October 21, 1-2pm, Lippitt 204 See for further information and updates.

Entropy-Scaling Search of Massive Data

Applied Mathematics and Scientific Computing Seminar Dr. Noah Daniels Dept. of Computer Science & Statistics, URI Abstract: Recent technological improvements have increased the scale and content of data produced across a variety of fields, from astronomy and biology to global trade and social networks. In many cases, the scale, richness, and noise of the data(…)

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