IACS Seminars

IACS Seminar Series

2019 Oct 18

On the Detection of Malware on Virtual Assistants Based on Behavioral Anomalies | Spiros Mancoridis, Drexel University

1:30pm to 2:30pm

Location: 

Harvard University, Maxwell Dworkin G115, 33 Oxford Street, Cambridge MA

IACS seminars are free and open to the public; no registration required.  Lunch will not be provided.

ABSTRACT: Dr. Spiros Mancoridis's work explores security concerns pertaining to running software similar to Amazon Alexa home assistant...

Read more about On the Detection of Malware on Virtual Assistants Based on Behavioral Anomalies | Spiros Mancoridis, Drexel University
2019 Oct 25

Learning from Watching: Applying Data Science to Entertainment | Nathan Sanders, WarnerMedia Applied Analytics

1:30pm to 2:30pm

Location: 

Harvard University, Maxwell Dworkin G115, 33 Oxford Street, Cambridge MA

IACS seminars are free and open to the public; no registration required.  Lunch will not be provided.

ABSTRACT: The modern entertainment industry offers a dynamic environment for applying data science. It involves the study of human behavior at scale and the quantitative modeling of subjective experience and preference, all within a rapidly evolving domain encountering disruption from a myriad of new technologies and business models. Film, TV, and game production, distribution, branding, and marketing are all in the midst of...

Read more about Learning from Watching: Applying Data Science to Entertainment | Nathan Sanders, WarnerMedia Applied Analytics
2019 Nov 01

Investigating Wall-Bounded Turbulence in Direct Numerical Simulations | Robert Moser, University of Texas

1:30pm to 2:30pm

Location: 

Harvard University, Geological Museum Room 100, 24 Oxford Street, Cambridge MA

IACS seminars are free and open to the public; no registration required.  Lunch will not be provided.

ABSTRACT: Wall-bounded turbulence has been of great concern at least since it's description as a fluid dynamic...

Read more about Investigating Wall-Bounded Turbulence in Direct Numerical Simulations | Robert Moser, University of Texas
2020 Feb 21

Hardware and Software Co-design: Preparing and Optimizing Scientific Applications for Exascale Computing | Nicholas Malaya, Advanced Micro Devices

1:30pm to 2:30pm

Location: 

Harvard University, TBA

IACS seminars are free and open to the public; no registration is required.  Lunch will not be provided.

ABSTRACT: Will be posted shortly.

BIO: Nicholas Malaya is a research scientist at Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) with an emphasis in software development, algorithms, and high performance computing. He is AMD's technical lead for the Frontier Center of Excellence, where he works closely with Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Cray to prepare scientific applications for deployment on what is expected to be the...

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2020 Feb 28

IACS Seminar | Ellie Pavlick, Brown University

1:30pm to 2:30pm

Location: 

Harvard University, TBA

IACS seminars are free and open to the public; no registration is required. Lunch will not be provided.

ABSTRACT Will be posted shortly.

BIO: Ellie Pavlick is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Brown University, and an academic partner with Google AI. Her research interests include building better computational models of natural language semantics and pragmatics: how does language work, and how can we get computers to...

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2020 Mar 13

IACS Seminar | Aparna Kumar, Spotify

1:30pm to 2:30pm

Location: 

Harvard University, TBA

IACS seminars are free and open to the public; no registration required.  Lunch will not be provided.

ABSTRACT: Will be posted shortly.

BIO: Will be posted shortly.

2020 Apr 17

IACS Seminar | Josh Bloom, Berkeley

1:30pm to 2:30pm

Location: 

Harvard University, TBA

IACS seminars are free and open to the public; no registration required.  Lunch will not be provided.

ABSTRACT: Will be posted shortly.

BIO: Will be posted shortly.