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Chris Urmson - Delivering the Benefits of Self-Driving Technology Safely, Quickly, and Broadly

The sixth Kelly Distinguished Lecturer, Chris Urmson, will present “Delivering the Benefits of Self-Driving Technology Safely, Quickly, and Broadly” on Wednesday, November 7, from…

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Gabor Lugosi - Combinatorial Testing Problems

In these lectures we discuss some statistical problems with an interesting combinatorial structure behind. We start by reviewing the "hidden clique" problem, a simple prototypical example…

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Sara van de Geer - Sharp Oracle Inequalities for Non-Convex Loss

There will be three lectures, which in principle will be independent units. Their common theme is exploiting sparsity in high-dimensional statistics. Sparsity means that the statistical model…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 6 Months ago 92 views 0  

Organic Memories Featuring Multi-Bit Storage - Klaus Meerholz

Photochromic molecules provide an intriguing and relatively untapped alternative to traditional materials utilized in organic memory devices. We have recently reported on a new prototype of a…

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Programming Shape - L. Mahadevan

Thin sheets are easier to bend than stretch. This simple observation leads to the constrained freedom underlying the shape shifting abilities of sheets that can accommodate globally periodic…

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The Case for Cosmic Modesty - Abraham (Avi) Loeb

Based on the premise that we are not special, Loeb argues for modesty from a cosmi perspective. His "principle of cosmic modesty" imples that both primitive and intelligent forms of life…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 11 Months ago 11 views 0  

Bio-inspired Materials: New Approaches to Molecular Building Blocks - Craig Hawker

Marine organisms use organic building blocks in unique ways to achieve materials with exceptional properties. With inspiration from these natural systems, the design of synthetic building blocks to…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A year ago 85 views 0  

NNCI_REU_Convocation_Session_J_2:10pm_8/08/2017

Session J: Global Learning Center Room 222

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NNCI_REU_Convocation_Special_Presentation_2:15pm_8/07/2017

Special Presentation: international REU program at the National Institute for Materials Science Tsukuba, Japan

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