Seminars and Events (past)

Date/Time

 

Venue

 

Speaker

 

Title

April 16, 2014
10:45am
 
Rm 328, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Professor Aaron Darling
 
Phylogeny and metagenomics of microbial dark matter
April 14, 2014
5pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Staff from Jane Street Capital
 
Concurrent Programming with Async
April 11, 2014
12:30pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
 
Career Talk by HACTL Solutions Ltd
April 5, 2014
 
 
 
Application for HKU CS Research Internship Programme
March 20, 2014
2:30pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Professor Xiaofang Zhou
 
Big Trajectory Data: from fundamentals to performance
March 14, 2014
2:15pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Professor Ning Xi
 
Ultra-Robotics: Challenges and Opportunities
March 5, 2014
7:00pm
 
CPD-2.16, 2/F, Central Podium, Centennial campus, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road
 
Professor Michael Shamos
 
How Bitcoin Works: A Non-Technical Introduction
January 23, 2014
3:30pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Dr Sheng Di
 
Optimization of Fault Tolerance in Cloud Computing and High Performance Computing
January 27, 2014
1:30pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Mr Fangjin Yang
 
Druid: Open Source Infrastructure for Exploratory Analytics
November 29, 2013
2:30pm
 
Rm 328, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Dr. Fangming Liu
 
From Online Cloud Services to Underlying Datacenter Optimization: Bridging Theory and Practice
November 20, 2013
5:00pm
 
Rm 328, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Dr. Pradeep Sen
 
Computing Realistic Imagery of the World Around Us
November 18, 2013
3:10pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Professor Joshua A. Levine
 
Discretization Techniques for Simulation Domains
November 18, 2013
4:30pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Prof Peter Wonka
 
Modeling of Street Layouts, Mass Models, and Building Facades
November 12, 2013
10:30pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Professor Feng Jieqing
 
2D Shape Manipulation and Morphing
October 31, 2013
2:00pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Professor Michael Benedikt
 
The Proof/Plan Correspondence in Databases
October 24, 2013
2:00pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Professor Michael Benedikt
 
The Proof/Plan Correspondence in Databases
October 29, 2013
4:00pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Dr. Julian McAuley
 
Exploiting content, structure, and communities in recommender systems
October 24, 2013
3:00pm
 
Rm 328, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Prof KangKang Yin
 
Research Challenges in Character Animation
October 11, 2013
7:00pm
 
13/F, Congregation House, 119 Leighton Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
 
Professor Bebo White
 
MOOCs - a Revolution in Education
October 2, 2013
3:00pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Prof Giulio Chiribella
 
Fast Information Replication at the Quantum Scale
August 20, 2013
4:00pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Prof Xiaohu Guo
 
Physics-Based Multi-Domain Subspace Deformation
July 25, 2013
11:00am
 
Rm 328, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Dr Xianfeng Gu
 
Computational Conformal Geometry
July 25, 2013
3:00pm
 
Rm 328, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Prof John CS Lui
 
Sampling Theory of Large Graphs
July 3, 2013
2:00pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Professor Bogdan Cautis
 
Answering Queries using Views over Probabilistic XML: Complexity and Tractability
June 22, 2013
 
The University of Hong Kong
 
 
ACM-HK Collegiate Programming Contest
June 13, 2013
4:30pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Prof Yongjie Jessica Zhang
 
Image-Based Mesh Generation and Volumetric T-spline Construction
June 10, 2013
11:30am
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Lvdi Wang
 
3D-Aware Hair Manipulation in Images and Videos
June 7, 2013
11:00am
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Prof C F Wong
 
Biomolecular Simulation with High-Performance Computing and A New Short Reads Aligner for Next-Generation Sequencing
June 5, 2013
2:00pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Prof C F Wong
 
Efficient and Accurate Strategies for Differentially-Private Sliding Window Queries
May 31, 2013
11:30am
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Prof. Diego Nehab
 
Generalized Filters for Image Processing and Computer Graphics
May 30, 2013
3:30pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Dr. Charlie C.L. Wang
 
GPU-based Solid Modeling for Additive Manufacturing
May 30, 2013
4:30pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Prof Ligang Liu
 
Geometry processing in 3D Printing
May 30, 2013
7:00pm
 
ADC314, 3/F, HKU SPACE, Admiralty Centre, 18 Harcourt Road, H.K
 
Prof. Norman Sadeh
 
Using Mobile Social Media to Understand the Dynamics of Cities
September 28, 2012 - May 30, 2013
 
 
 
Lightning Detector Design Competition cum Workshops
May 20, 2013 - May 22, 2013
 
 
 
Conference on Theory and Applications of Models of Computation (TAMC 2013)
May 22, 2013
2:00pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Dr Wei Fan
 
NIM: Scalable Distributed Stream Processing System on Mobile Network Data
April 26, 2013
2:00pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Dr. Di Niu
 
The Economics of Resource Sharing in Cloud Computing
April 25, 2013
12:00nn
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Prof. Baoquan Chen
 
Urban Modeling through Laser Scanning
April 24, 2013
11:15am
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Prof Michael Franklin
 
Integrating Crowd and Cloud Resources for Making Sense of Big Data
April 17, 2013
4:00pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Prof Alla Sheffer
 
The Geometric Properties Behind Designer Choices and Human Perception
April 12, 2013
2:30pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Serafim Batzoglou
 
Genome Evolution during Progression to Breast Cancer
March 28, 2013
4:00pm
 
Rm 328, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Prof Bert Juettler
 
Bounds for the condition number of isogeometric discretizations
March 18, 2013
5:30pm
 
T1, Meng Wah Complex, HKU
 
Professor Lionel Torres
 
Engineering Distinguished Lecture by Professor Lional Torres "Trend on the Application of Emerging Nonvolatile Memory (Processors and Programmable Devices)"
February 27, 2013
4:15pm
 
Room 312, Haking Wong Building, The University of Hong Kong
 
 
Canadian Computing Competition
February 26, 2013
7:00pm
 
13/F, Congregation House, 119 Leighton Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
 
Prof. Michael Shamos
 
Ask My Robot: How Computers Answer Questions
January 30, 2013
2:00pm
 
Rm 328, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Professor Gil Alterovitz
 
Biomolecular Reconfigurable Signal Processing via Intrinsically Disordered Proteins: From Interaction Prediction to Genetic Variability, Disease Links, and Drug Design
January 30, 2013
2:00pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Dr Panos Kalnis
 
A System for Dynamic Load Balancing in Large-scale Graph Processing
January 29, 2013
2:30pm
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Prof. Eleazar Eskin
 
Known and Unknown Confounding in Genetic Studies
January 11, 2013
11:00am
 
Rm 308, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Prof Dimitris Samaras
 
Statistical Models for Illumination and Geometry Inference
January 3, 2013
11:00am
 
Rm 313, Chow Yei Ching Bldg
 
Dr Man Ho Allen Au
 
Practical Reputation-Based Blacklisting and Its Applications