Seminars

Online SDSC Seminar 20200722

Computational Modeling of Biomolecular Interactions, with Applications to Discovering COVID-19 Inhibitors

22 July, 2020, 11:00am to 12:00noon

Professor Hong YAN, Chair Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering, City University of Hong Kong

Online SDSC Seminar 20200715

Projected Robust PCA with Application to Smooth Image Recovery

15 July, 2020, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Dr. Long FENG, Assistant Professor
School of Data Science, City University of Hong Kong

Online SDSC Seminar 20200715

Statistical Learning with Accommodation of Expert Knowledge

15 July, 2020, 10:00am to 11:00am

Dr. Li ZENG, Associate Professor
Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Texas A&M University

Online SDSC Seminar 20200709

Correlated Idiosyncratic Volatility Shocks

9 July, 2020, 2:30pm to 3:00pm

Dr. Xiao QIAO, Co-Founder
Paraconic Technologies

Online SDSC Seminar 20200708

Disruptive AI Technologies for Molecular Biology and Medicine: DNA Motifs, CRISPR-Cas9 Off-Targets, and Cancer Screening from Blood

8 July, 2020, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Dr. Ka-Chun WONG, Associate Professor
Department of Computer Science, ACM Distinguished Speakers Program

Online SDSC Seminar 20200624

Illuminate Viral Dark Matter Using Next-generation Sequencing and Machine Learning Models

24 June, 2020, 11:00am to 12:00noon

Dr. Yanni SUN, Associate Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering, City University of Hong Kong

Online SDSC Seminar 20200619

Using Data-driven Approaches to Improve Population Health and Clinical Healthcare

19 June, 2020, 10:00am to 11:00am

Dr. Linyan LI, Research Fellow and Senior Data Scientist
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, GNS Healthcare

Online SDSC Seminar 20200617

Machine Learning And Control Theory

17 June, 2020, 11:00am to 12:00noon

Professor Alain BENSOUSSAN, Chair Professor
School of Data Science, City University of Hong Kong

Online SDSC Seminar 20200603

Theory of Deep Learning

3 June, 2020, 11:00am to 12:00noon

Professor Ding-Xuan, Chair Professor and Associate Dean
School of Data Science, City University of Hong Kong

Online SDSC Seminar 20200522

Process Data Analytics and Applications

22 May, 2020, 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Dr. Yining DONG, Postdoctoral scholar
Electrical Engineering, Stanford University

Online SDSC Seminar 20200519

Towards Understanding Biomolecular Structure and Function with Deep Learning

19 May, 2020, 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Mr. Yu LI, PhD student
KAUST, Saudi Arabia

SDSC Seminar 2020-01-13

Data Ethics

13 January, 2020, 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Dr. Wendy L. Martinez
President, American Statistical Association,
Director, Mathematical Statistics Research Center,
Office of Survey Methods Research, Bureau of Labor Statistics, USA

SDSC Seminar 2020-01-14

Analyzing Text as Data

14 January, 2020, 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Dr. Wendy L. Martinez
President, American Statistical Association,
Director, Mathematical Statistics Research Center,
Office of Survey Methods Research, Bureau of Labor Statistics, USA

SDSC Seminar 2019-10-09

The Chinese Economy Amid The Trade War

9 October, 2019, 10:00am to 11:30am

Dr. Shen Jian Guang
Vice President and Chief Economist of JD Digits

SDSC Seminar 2019-10-03

Learning Manipulation Through Information Dissemination

3 October, 2019, 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Professor KEPPO, Jussi, Associate Professor
NUS Business School, Singapore

SDSC Seminar 2019-08-06

Weak Solutions of Mean Field Game Master Equations

6 August, 2019, 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Dr. Chenchen Mou, Assistant Adjunct Professor
Department of Mathematics, University of California, USA

SDSC Seminar 2019-08-01

Smart Manufacturing: A Service Perspective

1 August, 2019, 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Dr. Andrew Kusiak, Professor
Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, The University of Iowa, USA

SDSC Seminar 2019-07-12

Building a Cardiorespiratory Fitness Knowledge Base for Adolescent Boys & Girls

12 July, 2019, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Professor Mark Roantree
School of Computing, Dublin City University, Ireland

SDSC Seminar 2019-07-11

Grid Modernization: Challenges,Opportunities, and Solutions

11 July, 2019, 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Dr. Jianhui Wang, Associate Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering, Southern Methodist University, USA

SDSC Seminar 2019-07-03

Approximation Numbers of Embeddings of Anisotropic Sobolev Spaces of Dominating Mixed Smoothness

3 July, 2019, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Professor Winfried Sickel
Institute of Mathematics, Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena, Germany

SDSC Seminar 2019-07-03

Some Probabilistic Understandings of the Effects of Noise in the Stochastic Gradient Descent

3 July, 2019, 10:30am to 11:30am

Dr. Wenqing Hu, Assistant Professor
Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA

SDSC Seminar 2019-07-03

Individualized Treatment Selection: An Optimal Hypothesis Testing Approach In High-dimensional Models

16 May, 2019, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Dr. Guo, Zijian, Assistant Professor
Department of Statistics Rutgers University, USA

SDSC Seminar 2019-03-19

Smooth Constraint Convex Minimization via Conditional Gradients

19 March, 2019, 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Dr. Sebastian Pokutta, David M. McKenney Family Early Career Professor, Associate Professor, and Associate Director Machine Learning
Georgia Institute of Technology, USA

SDSC Seminar 2019-02-27

Are there any community structures in a hypergraph?

27 February, 2019, 10:00am to 11:00am

Dr. Feng Yang, Associate Professor
Statistics, Columbia University

SDSC Seminar 2019-02-28

Competitive and Data-Driven Energy Generation Scheduling for Microgrids

28 February, 2019, 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Professor Chen Minghua, Associate Professor
Department of Information Engineering, Chinese University of Hong Kong

SDSC Seminar 2019-02-19

A Walk Through Non-Convex Optimization Methods

19 February, 2019, 10:00am to 11:00am

Dr. Li Junchi
Tencent & Princeton University

Large-scale Distributed Machine Learning

14 February, 2019, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Mr. Lee Ching-pei, PhD candidate
University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA

SDSC Seminar 2019-02-01

Sorted Concave Penalized Regression

1 February, 2019, 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Dr. Feng Long, Postdoctoral Associate
Yale University, USA

SDSC Seminar 2019-01-29

From High-dimensional Linear Discriminant Analysis to Markowitz Portfolio Optimization

29 January, 2019, 10:00am to 11:00am

Dr. Zhang Zhen, Associate Professor
Department of Mathematics, Southern University of Science and Technology, China

SDSC Seminar 2019-01-28

Learn Policy Optimally via Efficiently Utilizing Data

28 January, 2019, 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Dr. Yang Lin, Postdoctoral Researcher
Princeton University, USA

SDSC Seminar 2019-01-25

Markov Decision Processes: Robustness and Modern Applications

25 January, 2019, 10:00am to 11:00am

Dr. Ho Chin Pang, Clint, Junior Research Fellow
Imperial College Business School, Imperial College, UK

SDSC Seminar 2019-01-22

Total Variation Regularized Frechet Regression for Metric-Space Valued Data

22 January, 2019, 10:00am to 11:00am

Dr. Lin Zhenhua, Postdoctoral Fellow
University of California, Davis, USA

SDSC Seminar 2019-01-18

Dynamic correlation analysis for high-throughput expression data

18 January, 2019, 10:00am to 11:00am

Dr. Yu Tianwei, Associate Professor
Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Emory University, USA

SDSC Seminar 2019-01-14

Model-independent algorithms for influence maximization and influence estimation in social networks

14 January, 2019, 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Professor Bogdan Cautis
Department of Computer Science, University of Paris-Sud, France

SDSC Seminar 2019-01-11

On Replicability in Data Science

11 January, 2019, 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Professor Ian McKeague, Professor
Department of Biostatistics, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, USA

SDSC Seminar 2019-01-11

Quantum Simplicity: A Quantum Perspective on Complexity at the Macroscopic Scale

11 January, 2019, 11:00am to 12:00noon

Dr. Gu Mile, Nanyang Assistant Professor (NRF)
NRF Fellow, School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

SDSC Seminar 2019-01-08

Fast Embedding of Multilayer Networks: An Algorithm and Application to Group fMRI

8 January, 2019, 10:00am to 11:00am

Dr. James D. Wilson, Assistant Professor
University of San Francisco