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Jan Peters - Robot Skill Learning: Quo Vadis?

Autonomous robots that can assist humans in situations of daily life have been a long standing vision of robotics, artificial intelligence, and cognitive sciences. A first step towards this goal is…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 24th, 2020 0 plays 0  

Huimin Zhao - Challenges and Opportunities at the Nexus of Synthetic Biology, Machine Learning, and Automation

Inspired by the exponential growth of the microelectronic industry, my lab has been attempting to build a biofoundry that integrates biology, automation and artificial intelligence (AI)/machine…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 23rd, 2020 0 plays 0  

Henry Tong, Larry LaMont - Mobilizing mmWave to Realize the Full 5G Potential

5G NR mmWave opens doors to vast amounts of network capacity, fiber-like speeds and ultra-low latencies that promise to bring new and enhanced experiences to the masses, as well as inherent security…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 23rd, 2020 0 plays 0  

John Reynolds - Spontaneous travelling cortical waves gate perception in behaving primates

Perceptual sensitivity varies from moment to moment. One potential source of this variability is spontaneous fluctuations in cortical activity that can travel as waves. Spontaneous travelling waves…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 18th, 2020 2 plays 0  

Jakub Szefer - Securing FPGA-Accelerated Cloud Infrastructures

Cloud FPGAs have been gaining popularity in recent years due to the ability of users to request FPGA resources quickly, flexibly, and on-demand. However, as public cloud providers make FPGAs…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 18th, 2020 2 plays 0  

Ankur Parikh - Towards High Precision Text Generation

Despite large advances in neural text generation in terms of fluency, existing generation techniques are prone to hallucination and often produce output that is unfaithful or irrelevant to the source…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 18th, 2020 2 plays 0  

Garrett B. Stanley - Timing is everything: Tales from neural circuits and behavior

Our sensory pathways extract information from the complex world within which we live, and help us to perceive relevant inputs, make decisions, and take action. Our laboratory has extensively…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 13th, 2020 4 plays 0  

Wei Gao - Skin-Interfaced Wearable Sweat Biosensors

The rising research interest in personalized medicine promises to revolutionize traditional medical practices. This presents a tremendous opportunity for developing wearable devices toward predictive…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 13th, 2020 4 plays 0  

Craig Buhr - Reinforcement Learning: Leveraging Deep Learning for Controls

Reinforcement learning is getting a lot of attention lately. People are excited about its potential to solve complex problems in areas such as robotics and automated driving, where traditional…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 10th, 2020 4 plays 0  

Lena H. Ting - What Does A Muscle Sense? Multiscale Interactions Governing Muscle Spindle Sensory Signals

Muscle spindles richly innervate muscles in vertebrates, providing critical sensory information about the body’s mechanical interactions with the environment necessary for neural control of…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 6th, 2020 13 plays 0  

Applying Emerging Technologies In Service of Journalism at The New York Times

Emerging technologies, particularly within computer vision, photogrammetry, and spatial computing, are unlocking new forms of storytelling for journalists to help people understand the world around…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 5th, 2020 9 plays 0  

Karthika Subramani - When Push comes to Ads: Measuring the Rise of (Malicious) Push Advertising

The rapid growth of online advertising has fueled the growth of ad-blocking software, such as new ad-blocking and privacy-oriented browsers or browser extensions. In response, both ad publishers and…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 5th, 2020 6 plays 0  

President Ángel Cabrera, Georgia Institute of Technology - Latinos/Hispanics in STEM: A Career Path Series

On November 3, 2020, LOGRAS, the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, and GoSTEM at Georgia Tech hosted an online seminar series where successful professionals with a Latino/Hispanic…

From  Steven Taylor on November 5th, 2020 7 plays 0  

Adriana Kovashka - Reasoning about Complex Media from Weak Multi-modal Supervision

In a world of abundant information targeting multiple senses, and increasingly powerful media, we need new mechanisms to model content. Techniques for representing individual channels, such as visual…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 30th, 2020 0 plays 0  

Bin Yu - Curating a COVID-19 data repository and forecasting county-level death counts in the United States​

As the COVID-19 outbreak evolves, accurate forecasting continues to play an extremely important role in informing policy decisions. In this paper, we present our continuous curation of a large data…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on October 30th, 2020 1 plays 0