Presentations this week

Monday, November 30, 2020

Master’s Thesis Presentation • Cryptography, Security, and Privacy (CrySP)
Efficient Oblivious Database Joins
Simeon Krastnikov, Master’s candidate
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
1:00 p.m. • Online presentation
Supervisors: Professors Florian Kerschbaum, Douglas Stebila

Tuesday, December 1, 2020

PhD Seminar • Symbolic Computation
Solving Structured Determinantal Systems using Homotopy Methods with an Application to Computing Isolated Critical Points for Invariant Systems
Thi Xuan Vu, PhD candidate
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
9:00 a.m. • Online PhD seminar
Supervisors: Professors George Labahn, Éric Schost, Mohab Safey El Din

Thursday, December 3, 2020

PhD Seminar • Artificial Intelligence
Necessarily Optimal Matchings
Vijay Menon, PhD candidate
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
4:00 p.m. • Online PhD seminar
Supervisor: Professor Kate Larson

Friday, December 4, 2020

Master’s Thesis Presentation • Software Engineering
Documentation-Guided Fuzzing for Testing Deep Learning API Functions
Yitong Li, Master’s candidate
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
2:00 p.m. • Online presentation
Supervisors: Professors Lin Tan, Mike Godfrey

Upcoming presentations

Monday, December 7, 2020

Waterloo Cybersecurity and Privacy Institute
UC Non-Interactive, Proactive, Threshold ECDSA with Identifiable Aborts
Nikolaos Makriyannis, Cryptography researcher
Fireblocks
10:00 a.m. • Online seminar

Master’s Research Paper Presentation • Software Engineering
Case Study on University of Waterloo’s Quest — A Requirement Engineering and User Experience Investigation and Lessons Learned
Yilun Bai, Master’s candidate
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
1:30 p.m. • Online presentation
Supervisor: Professor Daniel M. Berry

PhD Seminar • Computer Graphics | Scientific Computing
Divergence-Free and Boundary-Respecting Velocity Interpolation Using Stream Functions
Jumyung “JC” Chang, PhD candidate
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
2:00 p.m. • Online PhD seminar
Supervisor: Professor Christopher Batty

Tuesday, December 8, 2020

Master’s Thesis Presentation • Machine Learning
Cross-Lingual Entity Matching for Knowledge Graphs
Hsiu-Wei Yang, Master’s candidate
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
11:00 a.m. • Online presentation
Supervisor: Professor Jimmy Lin

Wednesday, December 9, 2020

PhD Defence • Symbolic Computation
Homotopy Algorithms for Solving Structured Determinantal Systems
Thi Xuan Vu, PhD candidate
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
10:00 a.m. • Online PhD defence
Supervisors: Professors George Labahn, Éric Schost, Mohab Safey El Din

PhD Seminar • Data Systems
A Semi-supervised Framework of Clustering Selection for De-duplication
Hemant Saxena, PhD candidate
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
12:00 p.m. • Online PhD seminar
Supervisor: Professor Ihab Ilyas

Thursday, December 10, 2020

Master’s Thesis Presentation • Artificial Intelligence
AlphaStar: Considerations and Human-like Constraints for Deep Learning Game Interfaces
David Choi, Master’s candidate
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
11:00 a.m. • Online presentation
Supervisor: Professor Jesse Hoey

PhD Defence • Systems and Networking
On the Importance of Infrastructure-Awareness in Large-Scale Distributed Storage Systems
Sajjad Rizvi, PhD candidate
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
1:30 p.m. • Online PhD seminar
Supervisors: Professors Bernard Wong, Srinivasan Keshav

Friday, December 11, 2020

Master’s Thesis Presentation • Data Systems
Scaling Machine Learning Data Repair Systems for Sparse Datasets
Omar Attia, Master’s candidate
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
10:00 a.m. • Online presentation
Supervisor: Professor Ihab Ilyas

Master’s Thesis Presentation • Machine Learning
Generalization on Text-based Games using Structured Belief Representations
Ashutosh Devendrakumar Adhikari, Master’s candidate
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
12:30 p.m. • Online presentation
Supervisor: Professor Jimmy Lin

Master’s Research Paper Presentation • Software Engineering
Investigating the Effectiveness of Pair Programming in Industrial Domains: A Systematic Literature Review
Alex Pawelczyk, Master’s candidate
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
12:30 p.m. • Online presentation
Supervisor: Professor Daniel M. Berry

PhD Defence • Algorithms and Complexity
A Spectral Approach to Network Design and Experimental Design
Hong Zhou, PhD candidate
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
2:00 p.m. • Online PhD defence
Supervisor: Professor Lap Chi Lau

Monday, December 14, 2020

PhD Seminar • Artificial Intelligence
Approximating Dynamical Systems in Neural Networks: Constructing a Biologically Plausible Adaptive Filter Model of the Cerebellum
Andreas Stöckel, PhD candidate
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
2:00 p.m. • Online PhD seminar
Supervisor: Professor Chris Eliasmith​​​​​​

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