ICS Theory Group

CompSci 269S, Winter 2007: Theory Seminar

The Theory Group meets Fridays at 1:00pm; this quarter we are in ICS 243. Below is this quarter's schedule.

Jan 12: Organizational Meeting
Jan 19: David Eppstein, giving a SODA review
Jan 26: Kevin Wortman, Approximation Algorithms for Embedding General Metrics Into Trees
Feb 2: Canceled for Groundhogs Day (and speaker illness)
Feb 9: Hongxia Jin, IBM Research, Broadcast Encryption and Traitor Tracing for Content Protection
Feb 16: Neal Young, UC-Riverside, Deriving greedy algorithms and Lagrangian-relaxation algorithms
Feb 20 (make-up) Gary Miller, CMU, Meshing in Fixed Dimension in near Optimal Work and Time
Feb 23: Nick Pippenger, Harvey Mudd College, On-Line Arithmetic and Real-Time Rounding
Mar 2: Michael Nelson, Algorithms for Privacy-Preserving Data Publication
Mar 9: Josiah Carlson, Entropy Coding
Mar 16: Nodari Sitchinava, Parallel External Memory Model

Previous quarters' theory seminars