Organizer: Blair D. Sullivan

This seminar will use a broad interpretation of "CS theory," including but not limited to algorithms, complexity, discrete mathematics, experimental algorithms, logic, and cryptography. The series typically hosts external speakers 2-3 times per semester, with a preferred day/time decided in consultation with active participants each academic year. Please sign up for our mailing list (directions at the bottom of this page) to receive notification of all talks, times, and locations.

Next Talk:

The next talk will occur in Fall 2018; this website will be updated with confirmed speakers for the coming academic year in July.
Please contact Blair Sullivan if you have a suggestion for an invited speaker.

Scheduled Talks for 2017-18 Academic Year

August 17, 2017, 2:00 pm: Daniel Král', University of Warwick. Large networks and graph limits.

November 20, 2017, 4:00 pm: Maria Klawe, Harvey Mudd College. Broadening Participation in Computing. (joint with TCSDLS and FI Speaker Series)

February 16, 2018 11:30 am: Marcin Pilipczuk, University of Warsaw. Recent progress in distance and cut sparsifiers.

April 06, 2018, 11:00 am: David Kempe, University of Southern California. A Framework for Interactive Learning.

Sponsors: The 2017-2018 seminars have been made possible thanks to support from BCBS of NC, the ePartners program, and the NC State Engineering Foundation, and the NC State Department of Computer Science

Previous Seminars (with abstracts)

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