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Daniel Wood - Anthropocenitecture

How do we design in the age of the Anthropocene? How can we address issues and problems that seem so much bigger than architecture…despite architecture’s proven contributions to global…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on January 21st, 2020 1 plays 0  

Thomas D. Jones - Sky Walking: An Astronaut's Journey

After graduating from the USAF Academy, Thomas David Jones served on active duty as an Air Force officer for 6 years. After pilot training in Oklahoma, he flew strategic bombers at Carswell Air…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on January 21st, 2020 1 plays 0  

Niranjan Balasubramanian - Question Answering, Event Knowledge, and other NLP Stuff: Forays into Reuse, Decomposition, and Control in Neural NLP Models

In this three-part talk, I will present some of our recent efforts that aim to control and adapt neural models to work more effectively in target applications. The first part will focus on how to…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on January 21st, 2020 1 plays 0  

Brian German - The Local Character of Urban Air Mobility: Opportunities and Challenges​

Urban air mobility (UAM) with electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft is emerging as a promising aviation market for both cargo delivery and passenger travel. The rise of UAM is being…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on January 17th, 2020 3 plays 0  

Chandra Raman - Miniature atomic beams for integrated atomic quantum devices

Atomic sensors—devices that utilize individual atoms as the sensing mechanism—offer enormous prospects for high sensitivity, accuracy and immunity to environmental noise. This is because…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on January 15th, 2020 0 plays 0  

Thomas M. Orlando - Low-energy Electron Interactions with Complex Biomolecules and Carcinogenesis

Professor Orlando directs the Electron- and Photon-Induced Chemistry on Surfaces Lab (EPICS). EPICS is primarily a surface chemistry and physics group that focuses on the use of high-powered pulsed…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on January 15th, 2020 0 plays 0  

Katherine Skinner - Learning from the Field: Physically-based Deep Learning to Advance Robot Vision in Natural Environments

Field robotics refers to the deployment of robots and autonomous systems in unstructured or dynamic environments across air, land, sea, and space. Robust sensing and perception can enable these…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on January 13th, 2020 1 plays 0  

Benjamin Yang - Advancements in Photonics for Radio Frequency Electronics Systems

The application of photonics for the processing of radio frequency (RF) systems offer many potential advantages, such as low signal transport loss, large operating bandwidth, and potentially low…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on January 13th, 2020 0 plays 0  

Dr. Lynn Durham, John Stein, Dr. Charles Isbell - The Realities of Resilience: An Authentic Leadership Discussion

In this rare and candid panel discussion, Georgia Tech leaders Lynn Durham, John Stein and Dr. Charles Isbell will share their insights on building personal resilience. Through their own stories of…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on December 19th, 2019 5 plays 0  

Grigoris Paouris - Concentration and Convexity, Part 3

The Concentration of measure phenomenon is a fundamental tool of high dimensional probability and of Asymptotic Geometric Analysis. Independence or Isoperimetry are two typical reasons for the…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on December 18th, 2019 5 plays 0  

Grigoris Paouris - Concentration and Convexity, Part 2

The Concentration of measure phenomenon is a fundamental tool of high dimensional probability and of Asymptotic Geometric Analysis. Independence or Isoperimetry are two typical reasons for the…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on December 18th, 2019 3 plays 0  

Elisabeth Werner - Floating Bodies and Approximation, Part 3

Two important closely related notions in affine convex geometry are the floating body and the affine surface area of a convex body. The floating body of a convex body is obtained by cutting off caps…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on December 18th, 2019 3 plays 0  

Alexander Koldobsky - Fourier analysis in geometric tomography, Part 3

Geometric tomography is the study of geometric properties of solids based on data about sections and projections of these solids. The lectures will include: 1. An outline of proofs of two of the main…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on December 18th, 2019 11 plays 0  

Alexander Koldobsky - Fourier analysis in geometric tomography, Part 2

Geometric tomography is the study of geometric properties of solids based on data about sections and projections of these solids. The lectures will include: 1. An outline of proofs of two of the main…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on December 12th, 2019 21 plays 0  

Elisabeth Werner - Floating Bodies and Approximation, Part 2

Two important closely related notions in affine convex geometry are the floating body and the affine surface area of a convex body. The floating body of a convex body is obtained by cutting off caps…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on December 12th, 2019 11 plays 0  

Grigoris Paouris - Concentration and Convexity, Part 1

The Concentration of measure phenomenon is a fundamental tool of high dimensional probability and of Asymptotic Geometric Analysis. Independence or Isoperimetry are two typical reasons for the…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on December 12th, 2019 18 plays 0