Computer Science Colloquia

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This page describes the Computer Science Colloquia. They are distributed through email ( and through this page.

The colloquia are usually held on Tuesdays at 14:30 and on Thursdays at 14:30 at the Computer Science new Taub building, room 337-8 (Sometimes held on Sundays 14:30). (The new Taub Building is located near "Amado" and "Mosad Neeman".)

Last modified on: Mon Mar 20 12:05:23 IST 2017 by: Hadas Heier (Coordinator: Yuval Filmus)

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January 2017

Time+Place: Tuesday 03/01/2017 10:30 Room 601 Taub Bld.
Title: Learning to act from observational data
Speaker: Uri Shalit - CS-Lecture - Note unusual hour and place
Affiliation: Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University

Time+Place: Tuesday 03/01/2017 14:30 Room 337-8 Taub Bld.
Title: On Artificial Olfaction, and How to Test For It
Speaker: David Harel - COLLOQUIUM LECTURE
Affiliation: Dept. of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics, Weizmann Institute
Host: Yuval Filmus

Time+Place: Thursday 05/01/2017 10:30 Room 337 Taub Bld.
Title: Graph Algorithms for Distributed Networks
Speaker: Merav Parter - CS-Lecture - NOTE UNUSUAL HOUR
Affiliation: MIT - EE and CS Dept.

Time+Place: Sunday 08/01/2017 10:30 Room 601 Taub Bld.
Title: Hardness in P
Speaker: Amir Abboud - CS-LECTURE
Affiliation: Theory Group, Stanford University

Time+Place: Thursday 12/01/2017 10:30 Room 601 Taub Bld.
Title: How to Prove the Corretness of Computations
Speaker: Ron Rothblum - CS-Lecture
Affiliation: M I T

Time+Place: Tuesday 17/01/2017 14:30 Room 337-8 Taub Bld.
Title: Antibiotic resistance: machine learning to the rescue
Speaker: Roy Kishony - COLLOQUIUM LECTURE
Affiliation: Department of Biology, Technion
Host: Yuval Filmus

Time+Place: Thursday 19/01/2017 10:30 Room 601 Taub Bld.
Title: Achieving Scalable Formal Verification through Generalization and Abstraction
Speaker: Yakir Vizel - CS-Lecture
Affiliation: Princeton University

Time+Place: Monday 23/01/2017 10:30 Room 601 Taub Bld.
Title: Robust and Simple Market Design
Speaker: Inbal Talgam Cohen - CS-Lecture
Affiliation: HUJI and TAU

Fabruary 2017

Time+Place: Monday 20/02/2017 14:30 Room 337 Taub Bld.
Title: Class invariants: old concept and new results
Speaker: Bertrand Meyer - GUEST LECTURE - Note unusual day
Affiliation: Professor of Software Engineering, ETH Zurich
Host: David H. Lorenz

April 2017

Time+Place: Tuesday 04/04/2017 14:30 Room 337 Taub Bld.
Title: Modularity, classification and networks in analysis of big biomedical data
Speaker: Ron Shamir - COLLOQUIUM LECTURE
Affiliation: Tel-Aviv Univeristy
Host: Yuval Filmus

Time+Place: Tuesday 25/04/2017 14:30 Room 337 Taub Bld.
Title: ''Blind'' Visual Inference
Speaker: Michal Irani - COLLOQUIUM LECTURE
Affiliation: Weizmann Institute, Dept. of CS and App. Math.
Host: Yuval Filmus

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