Talks


Seminar: Mathematics of Data & Decision at Davis

Mathematics of Data and Decision at Davis Seminar

This new seminar series by the UC Davis Math Department kicks off on October 1st at 3pm, and is held weekly 4-5 thereafter for Fall 2018 in MASB 1147.

Fall MADDD Schedule

Mondays 4-5pm in MSB1147 (unless otherwise specified)

  • Oct 1: Jorge …

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Symposium: Nexus of Math, Scientific Computing, Biology & Fluids

Symposium at UC Davis: At the Nexus of Mathematics, Scientific Computing, Biology, and Fluids

A symposium in honor of Angela Cheer, Professor of Mathematics, will be held in Davis on October 26th (1-5:45pm) in the Mathematical Science Building room 1147.

Schedule

  • 1:00 Gerry Puckett, UC Davis: Welcome and …
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unSeminar: Martin Hilbert

DSI unSeminar: "Data Science for the United Nations: harnessing digital footprints in Latin America"

DSI Faculty Affiliate Professor Martin Hilbert from the Department of Communication will present an unSeminar on Thursday, Oct 25 2-3pm (Shields 360).

Abstract

The United Nations is the main clearinghouse of international statistics. The UN Secretariat …

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DSI Info Session: Data Science Internships

DSI Information Session: Navigating Data Science Internships for Graduate Students & Postdocs

Graduate students and postdocs working in a data science field, or looking to pivot into data science, increasingly need a "portfolio" to highlight the diversity and depth of their skill sets. Internships can be a good way to achieve …

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DSI Seminar: Deep Learning for Science

Deep Learning for Science

Special guest seminar hosted by Physics & the Data Science Initiative by Mr. Prabhat

Abstract: Deep Learning has revolutionized the fields of computer vision, speech recognition and robotics in recent years. Can Deep Learning work for science? This talk will review results from the application of Deep …

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Un-Seminar: When Data Disagree: Incorporating information from multiple sources into a comprehensive spatial model

DSI Spring Un-seminar

When Data Disagree: Incorporating information from multiple sources into a comprehensive spatial model

presented by Quinn Hart, UC Davis Library Digital Applications Manager

Background

What? This is a different kind of seminar. Come brainstorm about cross-University research problems in this multidisciplinary, flipped series where the audience does …

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Talk on Dilemmas of Data in Citizen Science

From Sensing to Sense-Making: Dilemmas of Data in Citizen Science

Presented by Gwen Ottinger, associate professor in the Department of Politics and the Center for Science, Technology, and Society at Drexel University. Presented by the UC Davis Program in Science and Technology Studies, the School of Education, and the Center …

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