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Jessica VanLanduyt - Any Great Change: The Centennial of the 19th Amendment

Celebrate Constitution Day and the centennial of the 19th amendment to the Constitution in this virtual program with Jessica VanLanduyt from the Atlanta History Center.Learn about how some women…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 22nd, 2020 0 plays 0  

Brian Kondracki - Meddling Middlemen: Empirical Analysis of the Risks of Data-Saving Mobile Browsers

Mobile browsers have become one of the main mediators of our online activities. However, as web pages continue to increase in size and streaming media on-the-go has become commonplace, mobile data…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 22nd, 2020 0 plays 0  

André Brock - Distributed Blackness: African American Cybercultures

This presentation is a critical intervention for internet research and science and technology studies (STS), reorienting Western technoculture’s practices of “race-ass-technology”…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 21st, 2020 0 plays 0  

Philip Kim - Stacking atomic layers: quest for new materials and physics

Modern electronics heavily rely on the technology to confine electrons in the interface layers of semiconductors. In recent years, scientists discovered that various atomically thin van der Waals…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 18th, 2020 3 plays 0  

Srijan Kumar - Advances in Social Media Safety and Integrity

The web enables people to interact with one another and shape opinion at an unprecedented speed and scale. However, the prevalence of disinformation and malicious users makes the web unsafe and…

From  Timothy Trent on September 18th, 2020 2 plays 0  

Mariam Aly - How hippocampal memory shapes, and is shaped by, attention

Attention modulates what we see and remember. Memory affects what we attend to and perceive. Despite this connection in behavior, little is known about the mechanisms that link attention and memory…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 18th, 2020 1 plays 0  

Kevin Bock - Automating the Discovery of Censorship Evasion Strategies

Researchers and censoring regimes have long engaged in a cat-and-mouse game, leading to increasingly sophisticated censorship techniques and methods to evade them. Unfortunately, censors have long…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 18th, 2020 1 plays 0  

Session 4: The Interaction of Privacy & Autonomy

1:00-2:15pm – Session 4 Yanni Loukissas, Ph.D. All Data Are Local Swati Gupta - Mathematics of Fair Selection Algorithms Library Host - Ameet Doshi

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 17th, 2020 0 plays 0  

Session 1: The Interaction of Privacy & Autonomy

9:15-10:30am – Session 1 Aaron Santesso, Ph.D. - Why Privacy Matters: The History of an Idea Rachel Cummings, Ph.D. - Differential Privacy: Foundations, Applications, and Future Directions …

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 17th, 2020 0 plays 0  

Session 2: The Interaction of Privacy & Autonomy

10:30-11:45am – Session 2 Peter Swire, Esq. - European and American Approaches to Privacy and Autonomy Sauvik Das, Ph.D. - Social Cybersecurity: Reshaping Security Through an Empirical…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 17th, 2020 1 plays 0  

Keynote: The Interaction of Privacy & Autonomy

2:15-3:30pm – Session 5: keynote Alison Macrina, Founder of the Library Freedom Project Library Host - Catherine Manci

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 17th, 2020 0 plays 0  

Welcome: The Interaction of Privacy & Autonomy

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 16th, 2020 3 plays 0  

Redesigning Cities with the Green New Deal

Season 3 Redesigning Cities: the Speedwell Talks @ Georgia Tech kicked off on September 9 with Redesigning Cities with the Green New Deal. Nancy Levinson of Places led the conversation with Billy…

From  Carmen New on September 15th, 2020 6 plays 0  

Byron Wallace - Using rationales and influential training examples to (attempt to) explain neural predictions in NLP

Modern deep learning models for natural language processing (NLP) achieve state-of-the-art predictive performance but are notoriously opaque. I will discuss recent work looking to address this…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 10th, 2020 1 plays 0  

Ayse Coskun - Cross-layer Optimizations for Building Energy-Efficient 2.5D Systems with Silicon Photonic Networks

The design of today's leading-edge systems is fraught with power, thermal, and variability challenges. The applications in rapidly growing computing domains of cloud and HPC exhibit significant…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 10th, 2020 3 plays 0  

Taekjip Ha - Revisiting and Repurposing the Double Helix

DNA is an iconic molecule that forms a double helical structure, providing the basis for genetic inheritance, and its physical properties have been studied for decades. In this talk, I will present…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 2nd, 2020 11 plays 0