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Distinguished Lecture Series 2009-2010

This series annually showcases a handful of outstanding thinkers in the field of computer science, giving them a forum to present their views and ideas to students, faculty, and the interested public.

2009-2010 Distinguished Lecture Series

Andy Yao

Thursday, June 11, 2009
Andy Yao
Tsinghua University

"Communication Complexity and Its Applications"                

Adi Shamir

Thursday, October 22, 2009
Adi Shamir
Weizmann Institute of Science
"How Cryptosystems Are Really Broken"

 

Paul Van Oorschot

Thursday, June 25, 2009
Paul Van Oorschot
Carleton University
"Learning about Human-Computer Authentication through Graphical Passwords"        

Fran Allen

Thursday, March 24, 2011
Fran Allen
"High Performance Computers and Compilers: A Personal Perspective"

 

Shafi Goldwasser

Monday, September 14, 2009
Shafi Goldwasser
MIT & Weizmann Institute of Science
"Cryptography without (Hardly) Any Secrets"