Upcoming Events

Apr18Thu

Thomas Lord Department of Computer Science: Distinguished Lecture Series feat. Dr. Mohit Bansal

Date: Thursday, April 18, 2024
Time: 2:00pm to 4:15pm
Location: SGM 124

Speaker: Dr. Mohit Bansal, John R. & Louise S. Parker Distinguished Professor, UNC Chapel Hill Talk Title: Multimodal Generative LLMs: Unification, Interpretability, Evaluation Abstract: In this talk, I will present our journey of large-scale multimodal pretrained (gene... [Read More]

Apr19Fri

ShowCAIS Symposium 2024

Date: Friday, April 19, 2024
Time: 8:45am to 4:15pm
Location: MCB 101 & 102

Speaker: Bistra Dilkina, Eric Rice, and Phebe Vayanos, USC CAIS Co-Directors Talk Title: ShowCAIS Symposium 2024 Abstract: ShowCAIS is the USC Center for AI in Society's annual symposium highlighting research by USC students, faculty, and alumni. The event provides an o... [Read More]

Apr23Tue

Viterbi Graduate Mentorship : 2024 Fall Mentor Training

Date: Tuesday, April 23, 2024
Time: 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Location: Sign into EngageSC to View Location

This is for MS and Ph.D. students in Viterbi. A mandatory training event for Viterbi grad students who wish to become future mentors and for current first-time mentors. Training includes mentorship skills, points to cover with mentees during meetings, next steps, etc. [Read More]

Apr25Thu

School of Advanced Computing: Computational Science Distinguished Seminar Series- Towards large scale quantum accuracy materials simulations.

Date: Thursday, April 25, 2024
Time: 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: RTH 526

Speaker: Vikram Gavini, University of Michigan Talk Title: Towards large scale quantum accuracy materials simulations Series: Computational Science Distinguished Seminar Series Abstract: Electronic structure calculations, especially those using density functional theor... [Read More]

Apr29Mon

Computational Science Distinguished Seminar Series

Date: Monday, April 29, 2024
Time: 9:30am to 10:30am
Location: EEB 132

Speaker: Vahid Tarokh, Duke University Talk Title: Representation Learning, Prediction, and Sampling of Extreme Events Abstract: Understanding the joint distribution of simultaneous extremes in the multi-dimensional scenario may be important in various disciplines such ... [Read More]

May02Thu

Computational Science Distinguished Seminar Series

Date: Thursday, May 2, 2024
Time: 9:30am to 10:30am
Location: MCB 101

Speaker: Yannis Kevrekidis, Johns Hopkins University Talk Title: No Equations, No Variables, No Space and No Time: Data and the Modeling of Complex Systems Abstract: I will give an overview of a research path in data driven modeling of complex systems over the last 30 ... [Read More]

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Published on October 11th, 2016

Last updated on April 11th, 2024