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Events - 2008

 
 
Jan 2008 
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1 Tue   
New Year's Day
4 Fri
1:30pm-3:30pm
Thesis Defense: Learner Answer Assessment in Intelligent Tutoring Systems
Rodney D. Nielsen (Computer Science PhD Candidate)
8 Tue
6:00pm-8:30pm
14 Mon   
Spring Semester begins
15 Tue
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Machine Learning Based Robotics
Gregory Z. Grudic (Department of Computer Science)
17 Thu
3:30pm-4:30pm
(NCAR)
Colloquium: Conformal Invariance in Two-dimensional Turbulence
Guido Boffetta (University of Torino and Los Alamos National Laboratory)
18 Fri
5:00pm
Elizabeth Bradley (Department of Computer Science)
David Capps (Hunter College)
21 Mon   
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday
23 Wed
11:30am-1:00pm
Colloquium: A Meta-Design Approach Supporting "Unwitting" Programmers
Antonio Piccinno (University of Bari, Italy)
24 Thu
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Similarity Search for Large-Scale Feature-Rich Data
Qin (Christine) Lv (Stony Brook University)
28 Mon
12:00pm-1:00pm
29 Tue
9:30am-10:30am
(NCAR)
Colloquium: Bridging Scales in Climate System Modeling
Todd Ringler (Los Alamos National Laboratory)
30 Wed
9:00am-3:00pm
   
7:00pm-8:00pm
31 Thu
9:00am-3:00pm
 
Feb 2008 
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1 Fri
3:00pm-4:00pm
College Faculty/Staff Meeting
   
4:00pm-5:00pm
First Friday
5 Tue
10:00am-11:00am
Colloquium: Replaying the Execution of Virtual Machines -- Implementation and Use Cases
Daniel J. Scales (VMware, Inc.)
   
6:00pm-8:30pm
6 Wed
11:30am-1:00pm
Colloquium: Understanding and Supporting the Creativity and Innovation of Communities Using and Evolving Software Products
Andrew Gorman (Department of Computer Science)
Yunwen Ye (Department of Computer Science)
   
2:00pm-4:00pm
Colloquium: Achieving Diversity Without Preference in the New Affirmative Action Era
Juan E. Gilbert (Auburn University)
13 Wed
11:30am-1:00pm
Colloquium: Reframing the Seeding, Evolutionary Growth, Reseeding (SER) Process
Daniela Fogli (University of Brescia)
Elisa Giaccardi (Department of Computer Science)
Gerhard Fischer (Department of Computer Science)
   
6:00pm-8:00pm
Colloquium: Ensuring Information Security at Lockheed Martin
Thomas Lindberg (Lockheed Martin Corporation)
Heather Gardner (Lockheed Martin Corporation)
Michael Poddo (Lockheed Martin Corporation)
18 Mon
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Analyzing and Inferring the Structure of Code Changes
Miryung Kim (University of Washington)
21 Thu
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Securing and Understanding the Internet
Robert Sherwood (University of Maryland)
 
Mar 2008 
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3 Mon
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Predicting Bugs by Analyzing Software History
Sunghun Kim (University of California, Santa Cruz)
4 Tue
6:00pm-8:30pm
6 Thu
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Language-Based Foundations for Data Provenance
James Cheney (Cornell University)
10 Mon
12:00pm-1:00pm
   
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Precise Program Analysis with Data Structures
Bor-Yuh Evan Chang (University of California, Berkeley)
13 Thu
11:00am-3:00pm
   
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: A Tamper-Resistant Programming Language System
Dennis M. Heimbigner (Department of Computer Science)
14 Fri
9:00am-11:00am
Thesis Defense: Generating Conceptually Personalized Interactions for Educational Digital Libraries Using Concept Maps
Faisal Ahmad (Computer Science PhD Candidate)
   
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Scalable Middleware for Large Scale Systems
Barton P. Miller (University of Wisconsin)
18 Tue
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Desiderata for Annotating Data to Train and Evaluate Bootstrapping Algorithms
Ellen Riloff (University of Utah)
19 Wed
11:30am-12:15pm
Colloquium: Exploring Output Filter Mechanism to Provide Convenient and Trustworthy Service for Google 3D Warehouse Users
Kyu Han Koh (Department of Computer Science)
   
12:00pm-1:00pm
Colloquium: Comparative Analysis of Bacterial Communities and Genomes
M. Pilar Francino (DOE Joint Genome Institute)
   
12:15pm-1:00pm
Colloquium: SketchUp Learning
Yingdan Huang (Department of Computer Science)
20 Thu
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Intuitive Global Connectivity for Personal Mobile Devices
Bryan Ford (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
24 Mon   
Spring Break
25 Tue   
Spring Break
26 Wed   
Spring Break
27 Thu   
Spring Break
28 Fri   
Spring Break
 
Apr 2008 
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1 Tue
6:00pm-8:30pm
2 Wed
11:30am-1:00pm
Colloquium: Transformative Models of Learning and Discovery by Exploiting the Long Tail
Gerhard Fischer (Department of Computer Science)
Walter Kintsch (Department of Psychology)
Harold W. (Hal) Eden (Department of Computer Science)
Yunwen Ye (Department of Computer Science)
   
12:00pm-1:00pm
Colloquium: Models, Algorithms, and High Performance Computing for Evolutionary Biology
Alexandros Stamatakis (Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich)
3 Thu
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: BeoPEST: Distributed, Heterogeneous, Fault-Tolerant Parameter Estimation
Willem A. (Vlakkies) Schreüder (Principia Mathematica, Inc.)
4 Fri
4:00pm-5:00pm
First Friday
   
4:00pm-6:00pm
Thesis Defense: Cryptographic Hash Functions
Martin J. Cochran (Computer Science PhD Candidate)
9 Wed
11:30am-1:00pm
Colloquium: Personalization and Learning: Computational Foundations
Sebastian De La Chica (Department of Computer Science)
   
6:30pm-7:30pm
Colloquium: Introduction to Agile Development: Principles and Beyond
Richard Lawrence (Avanade, Inc.)
10 Thu
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Crisis Informatics
Leysia A. Palen (Department of Computer Science)
11 Fri
2:00pm-4:00pm
Thesis Defense: The Dynamics of Point-Vortex Data Assimilation
Natalie D. Ross (Computer Science PhD Candidate)
14 Mon
12:00pm-1:00pm
16 Wed
10:00am-3:00pm
   
11:30am-1:00pm
Colloquium: Enhancing User Experience by Employing Collective Intelligence
Jason Zietz
21 Mon
12:00pm-1:00pm
Colloquium: A Genome-Wide Signaling Map for Animals
Joshua M. Stuart (University of California, Santa Cruz)
23 Wed
1:00pm-4:00pm
ACM Company Information Fair
24 Thu
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Approximating Tiresias
Aaron R. Bradley (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering)
   
5:15pm-7:15pm
25 Fri
6:00pm-9:00pm
Engineering Awards Banquet
26 Sat
12:30pm-3:00pm
28 Mon
12:00pm-1:00pm
Colloquium: Uncovering the Splicing Code and Alternative Splicing in Stem Cells
Gene Yeo (Salk Institute)
30 Wed
11:30am-1:00pm
Colloquium: Creative Border Crossings
Daryl H. Hepting (University of Regina)
   
2:00pm-4:00pm
Thesis Defense: Automatic Discovery of Workflow Models
Aubrey J. Rembert (Computer Science PhD Candidate)
 
May 2008 
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1 Thu
12:30pm-3:00pm
Thesis Defense: The Central Role of Adaptation for Curriculum Enactment
Huda J. Khan (Computer Science PhD Candidate)
   
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Efficient Projections Algorithms onto the L1 Ball for Learning Sparse Representations from High Dimension Data
Yoram Singer (Google, Inc.)
   
6:30pm-8:00pm
Sandia National Laboratories Info Session
2 Fri   
last day of classes
   
4:00pm-5:00pm
First Friday
6 Tue
12:15pm-1:15pm
Algorithms for Molecular Biology Poster Session
   
1:30pm-2:30pm
Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Career Panel
   
6:00pm-8:30pm
8 Thu   
Spring Semester ends
   
3:00pm-6:00pm
   
8:00pm
9 Fri
8:30am
12 Mon   
Term M begins
   
11:30am-1:00pm
Colloquium: Emergency Management Information Systems: Development and Research Aspects
Paloma Díaz (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)
Alessio Malizia (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)
Ignacio Aedo (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)
20 Tue
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Layer 2 (and Above) Performance Enhancements in 802.11 Wireless LANs
Martin Heusse (Université Joseph Fourier, Grenoble)
21 Wed
11:30am-1:00pm
Colloquium: Facilitating Edge Effects between Cognitive Science and Environmental Design
Meredith Banasiak (University of Colorado at Denver)
26 Mon   
Memorial Day
30 Fri   
Term M ends
 
Jun 2008 
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2 Mon   
Terms A, C, D begin
3 Tue
10:00am-12:30pm
Thesis Defense: Generating Conceptual Knowledge Representations to Support Students Writing Scientific Explanations
Sebastian De La Chica (Computer Science PhD Candidate)
   
6:00pm-8:30pm
4 Wed
11:30am-1:00pm
Colloquium: Genetic Computation as a Component of End-User Development?
Harold W. (Hal) Eden (Department of Computer Science)
9 Mon
11:30am-1:00pm
Colloquium: Applications and Evaluation of GPS Phone-Based Virtual World to Sightseeing and Education
Hiroyuki Tarumi (Kagawa University, Japan)
Keitaro Yamada (Kagawa University, Japan)
16 Mon
11:00am-12:00pm
Colloquium: Technological Intervention for Memory Impairment
Matthew L. Lee (Carnegie Mellon HCI Institute)
20 Fri
4:00pm-5:00pm
Colloquium: A New Way to Cope With Wireless Interference
Romit R. Choudhury (Duke University)
 
Jul 2008 
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1 Tue
6:00pm-8:30pm
3 Thu   
Term A ends
4 Fri   
Independence Day
8 Tue   
Term B begins
18 Fri
2:00pm-4:00pm
Thesis Defense: Algorithms on Long Paths and Cycles in Graphs
Shuxin Nie (Computer Science PhD Candidate)
24 Thu
4:00pm-5:00pm
Colloquium: Relaying and Ferrying Communication Modes in Delay Tolerant Networks
Daniel Henkel (Research and Engineering Center for Unmanned Vehicles)
25 Fri   
Term C ends
 
Aug 2008 
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5 Tue
6:00pm-8:30pm
8 Fri   
Terms B & D end
15 Fri
11:00am-1:00pm
Thesis Defense: Occasionally Connected Wireless Sensor Networks for Search and Rescue and Wildlife Monitoring
Jyh-How Huang (Computer Science PhD Candidate)
   
3:00pm-5:00pm
Thesis Defense: Local Control of Cognitive Radio Networks
Christian Doerr (Computer Science PhD Candidate)
25 Mon   
Fall Semester begins
27 Wed
11:30am-1:00pm
Colloquium: FlatCAD and FlatLang: Kits by Code
Gabriel G. Johnson (Carnegie Mellon University)
 
Sep 2008 
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1 Mon   
Labor Day
2 Tue
6:00pm-8:30pm
3 Wed
11:30am-1:00pm
Colloquium: Using Standards to Get Closer to Delivering the 3 Rs
Stefan P. Carmien (Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Information Technology)
4 Thu
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: ZFS -- The Last Word in File Systems
Mark J. Maybee (Sun Microsystems, Inc.)
5 Fri
3:00pm-4:00pm
College Faculty/Staff Meeting
   
4:00pm-5:00pm
First Friday
8 Mon
12:00pm-1:00pm
10 Wed
11:30am-1:00pm
Colloquium: Social-Technical Tools for Sensemaking and Sketching
James F. Sullivan (Department of Computer Science)
Meredith Banasiak (College of Architecture and Planning)
Christopher D. Messick (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering)
11 Thu
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: The Center for LifeLong Learning and Design (L3D) at CU-Boulder
Gerhard Fischer (Department of Computer Science)
17 Wed
6:00pm-8:00pm
18 Thu
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Spoken Language Understanding Using an Interactive Language Model
William Schuler (University of Minnesota)
22 Mon
12:00pm-1:00pm
25 Thu
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Challenges Faced on Petascale Architectures
Peter Messmer (Tech-X Corporation)
29 Mon
12:30pm-6:00pm
(Denver Hyatt)
RMWTUG Virtualization Conference
   
5:00pm-8:00pm
30 Tue
1:00pm-6:00pm
 
Oct 2008 
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1 Wed
11:30am-1:00pm
Colloquium: How Do We Understand How People Use Google Search?
Robin Jeffries (Google, Inc.)
2 Thu
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: We Have It Easy, But Do We Have It Right?
Amer S. Diwan (Department of Computer Science)
3 Fri
4:00pm-5:00pm
First Friday
7 Tue
6:00pm-8:30pm
8 Wed
11:30am-1:00pm
Colloquium: Transcending the Unaided, Individual Human Mind: Understanding, Fostering, and Supporting Cultures of Participation
Gerhard Fischer (Department of Computer Science)
9 Thu
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: High-Low Tech: Rethinking Cultural and Material Contexts for Computation
Leah A. Buechley (Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab)
11 Sat
11:00am-1:00pm
Local ACM Programming Contest
16 Thu
12:00pm-1:00pm
Colloquium: The Rise and Fall of Invasive ISP Surveillance
Paul Ohm (University of Colorado Law School)
   
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Modeling Single Operator Supervisory Control of Multiple Heterogeneous Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
Mary L. (Missy) Cummings (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
20 Mon
12:00pm-1:00pm
23 Thu
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: An Inconvenient Question: Are We Going to Get the Algorithms and Computing Technology We Need to Make Critical Climate Predictions in Time?
Rich Loft (National Center for Atmospheric Research)
   
5:00pm-7:00pm
24 Fri
2:00pm-3:00pm
Colloquium: Subspace Pursuit for Compressive Sensing and Wireless Communications
Wei Dai (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
   
7:30pm-9:30pm
25 Sat
10:00am-3:00pm
28 Tue
3:30pm-5:00pm
Faculty Meeting
30 Thu
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Scientific Data Management: Computer Science Challenges to Enable the Science and Engineering of Renewable Energy Technologies
Steve Hammond (National Renewable Energy Laboratory)
Wesley Jones (National Renewable Energy Laboratory)
 
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3 Mon
12:00pm-1:00pm
4 Tue
6:00pm-8:30pm
6 Thu
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Parallel Computing - Strategies for Enterprise Software Development
Patrick Leonard (Rogue Wave Software, Inc.)
7 Fri
3:00pm-5:00pm
Thesis Defense: Popup Workshop: Computationally Enhanced Paper Engineering for Children
Susan L. Hendrix (Computer Science PhD Candidate)
   
4:00pm-5:00pm
First Friday
13 Thu
9:00am-11:00am
Thesis Defense: A Domain Analysis Approach to Clear Air Turbulence Forecasting Using High-Density In-Situ Measurements
Jennifer A. Abernethy (Computer Science PhD Candidate)
   
11:30am-1:00pm
Colloquium: Socio-Technical Support for Creativity in Learning and Teaching
Thomas A. Herrmann (University of Bochum)
   
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Linear-Time Recognition of Probe Interval Graphs
Ross M. McConnell (Colorado State University)
17 Mon
12:00pm-1:00pm
19 Wed
6:00pm-8:00pm
20 Thu
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Understanding the Cost of Thread Migrations for Multi-Threaded Java Applications Running on a Multicore Platform
Peter F. Sweeney (IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center)
24 Mon   
Fall Break
25 Tue   
Fall Break
26 Wed   
Fall Break
27 Thu   
Thanksgiving Day
28 Fri   
Thanksgiving Holiday
 
Dec 2008 
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2 Tue
6:00pm-8:30pm
4 Thu
2:00pm-3:00pm
(NCAR)
Colloquium: A Scalable Framework for Offline Parallel Debugging
Daniel Stanzione (Arizona State University)
   
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Rethinking Educational Technology: Some Early Steps
Michael A. Eisenberg (Department of Computer Science)
11 Thu
3:30pm-4:30pm
Colloquium: Software and Systems for Software and Cognitive Radio
Dirk C. Grunwald (Department of Computer Science)
12 Fri   
last day of classes
18 Thu   
Fall Semester ends
   
3:00pm-4:00pm
Graduation Reception
   
8:00pm
19 Fri
9:30am
24 Wed   
Christmas Eve
25 Thu   
Christmas Day
 
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