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10 Years of Southern Stargazing: How Star Trek Changed Everything - Glenn Burns

A public lecture by Glenn Burns Chief meteorologist, WSB-TVThe destination for the 1960s Apollo missions was the Moon, but the premiere of Star Trek in 1966 got the nation thinking about…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 5 Months ago 25    0  
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Glenn Burns
Date
04/06/2017

50 Years of Solitude: Lessons in Evolution from a Neglected Strain of C. elegans - Patrick McGrath

Most biological traits have a strong genetic, or heritable, component. Understanding how genetic variation influences these phenotypes will be important for understanding common, heritable diseases…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 8 Months ago 6    0  
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Patrick McGrath
Date
01/10/2017

A Computer Science View of the Brain - Santosh Vempala

Computational perspectives on scientific phenomena have often proven to be remarkably insightful. Rapid advances in computational neuroscience, and the resulting plethora of data and models highlight…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 6 Months ago 16    0  
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Santosh Vempala
Date
03/15/2017

A Specter is Haunting Babel - The Specter of Language - David Kishik

https://mediaspace.gatech.edu/media/5_arch_kishik/1_9ph6au40

From  Kathryn Gentilello 5 Months ago 11    0  
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David Kishik
Date
03/31/2017

Achieving Individual Privacy and International Security Cooperation in a Shifting Landscape - Bruno Gencarelli

The Center for European and Transatlantic Studies at The Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, the Institute for Information Security & Privacy at Georgia Tech, and the Scheller College of…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 4 Months ago 8    0  
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Bruno Gencarelli
Date
04/18/2017

Advances in Last Mile Logistics - Alan Erera, Martin Savelsbergh

https://mediaspace.gatech.edu/media/erera_savelsbergh/1_imbht4be

From  Kathryn Gentilello 4 Months ago 177    0  
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Alan Erera, Martin Savelsbergh
Date
04/26/2017

Advances in Parylene Technology for Improving Reliability for Innovative Technology - Rakesh Kumar

The role of polymers in the electronics and medical arenas, particularly in miniaturized devices and electronic components, continues to grow rapidly. As the number of medical devices and electronics…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 6 Months ago 5    0  
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Rakesh Kumar
Date
03/07/2017

Aging and Technology: From the Laboratory to the Real-World - Andrew Sixsmith

Special Design and Technologies for Healthy Aging (DATHA) Talk Event: “State of the Science in Technologies to Support Successful Aging with Disability” — 8:30am to 11:30am Andrew…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 5 Months ago 4    0  
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Andrew Sixsmith
Date
03/28/2017

An Appraisal of California Codes' Impact on Residential Electricity Consumption - Jason Brown

In his talk, he will consider whether California energy policies implemented in the mid1970s influenced residential electricity consumption. Many studies of these policies have been done over the…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 4 Months ago 2    0  
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Jason Brown
Date
03/30/2017

An Urban Experiment - WXY Recent Work - Claire Weisz

WXY’s architecture and planning work for cities and communities is centered around the art of re-imagining infrastructure. The studios’ award winning work has been published broadly and…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 7 Months ago 3    0  
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Claire Weisz
Date
01/27/2017

Approximation Schemes for Planar Graphs: A Survey of Methods - Philip Klein

In addressing an NP-hard problem in combinatorial optimization, one way to cope is to use an approximation scheme, an algorithm that, for any given ϵ>0, produces a solution whose value is within a…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 5 Months ago 5    0  
name
Philip Klein
Date
03/27/2017

ARCHITECTURE, PHANTASMAGORIA, and the Culture of CAPITALISM Introduction - Libero Andreotti, Nadir Lahiji

This symposium addresses the concept of phantasmagoria in architecture, unearthing its various manifestations in the contemporary culture of spectacle. Participants from a variety of fields at the…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 5 Months ago 6    0  
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Libero Andreotti, Nadir Lahiji
Date
03/31/2017

ARCHITECTURE, PHANTASMAGORIA, and the Culture of CAPITALISM Panel Discussion - Todd Cronan, George Johnston, Marisabel Marratt

https://mediaspace.gatech.edu/media/7_arch_panel/1_r6pp1ej7

From  Kathryn Gentilello 5 Months ago 12    0  
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Todd Cronan, George Johnston, Marisabel Marratt
Date
03/31/2017

Assessing Biofuels for Sustainable Development Panel Session - Matthew Realff, Carsten Sievers, Curt Studebaker, Mike Whitlatch

https://mediaspace.gatech.edu/media/2_assessing/1_iidcsuqf

From  Kathryn Gentilello 4 Months ago 2    0  
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Matthew Realff, Carsten Sievers, Curt Studebaker, Mike Whitlatch
Date
02/10/2017

Behind the Scenes: Decoding Intent from First Person Video - Hyun Soo Park

A first-person video records not only what is out in the environment but also what is in our head (intention and attention) at the time via social and physical interactions. It is invisible but it…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 7 Months ago 11    0  
name
Hyun Soo Park
Date
02/01/2017