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Distinguished Lecture Series 2012-2013

Distinguished Lecture Series

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.

2012-2013 Distinguished Lecture Series

Zvi Galil

Thursday, June 14, 2012
Zvi Galil
Georgia Institute of Technology

"Real-Time Streaming String-Matching"

Renée Miller

Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Renée Miller
University of Toronto​

"Big Data Curation"


Hector Levesque

Wednesday, November 7, 2012
Hector Levesque
University of Toronto

"Two Thoughts on the Turing Test"

Maneesh Agrawala

Thursday, March 7, 2013
Maneesh Agrawala
University of California, Berkeley

"Story Telling Tools"


Jennifer Chayes

Thursday, November 15, 2012
Jennifer Chayes

"The Power of Locality for Network Algorithms"

David Eppstein

Monday, May 13, 2013
David Eppstein
University of California, Irvine

"From Information Visualization to Soap Bubbles"