CS Department Events and Talks

  • Program Obfuscation: The Power of Unreadable Code

    Speaker:
    Nir Bitansky - CS-Lecture - Note unusual day
    Date:
    Wednesday, 30.12.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Parallel Additive Fast Fourier Transform Algorithms

    Additive Fast Fourier Transforms and the finite fields in which they work have a main role in many algebraic applications. One of these applications ...

    Speaker:
    Matan Hamilis
    Date:
    Wednesday, 30.12.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    Taub 601

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  • Technical Talk on Validating Gmail by Google

    Technical Talk on Validating Gmail by Google
Google will give a technical talk on Validating Gmail and Maintaining Gmail's data, on Wednesday, December 30th, 2015, at 12:30, in Class 9, Taub ...

    Speaker:
    Yachin Pnueli (Google R&D)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 30.12.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 9

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  • Theory Seminar: Hardness in P

    The class P attempts to capture the efficiently solvable computational tasks. It is full of practically relevant problems, with varied and fascinating combinatorial structure. ...

    Speaker:
    Amir Abboud (Stanford University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 30.12.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 201

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  • ceClub: Schemes for Network Survivability in QoS-Supporting Architectures

    Coping with network failures has been recognized as an issue of major importance in terms of security, stability and prosperity. It has become clear ...

    Speaker:
    Jose Yallouz (EE, Technion)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 30.12.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 861

    [Full version]

  • Fast Sublinear Algorithms for Error Detection and Correction

    Speaker:
    Noga Ron-Zewi - CS-Lecture
    Date:
    Tuesday, 29.12.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Pixel Club: Edge Detection and other tasks on a Computational Budget: A Sublinear Approach

    Collecting large amounts of data is now common in multiple applications. In certain cases, particularly involving real-time processing, we might, however, not even be ...

    Speaker:
    Boaz Nadler (Weizmann Institute of Science)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 29.12.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

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  • ceClub: Game theory applied to Protection Against SIS Epidemics in Networks

    Defining an optimal protection strategy against viruses, spam propagation or any other kind of contamination process is an important feature for designing new networks ...

    Speaker:
    Eitan Altman (INRIA)
    Date:
    Monday, 28.12.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

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  • Towards the Deployment of Cooperative Game-Theoretic Solutions

    Speaker:
    Yair Zick - CS-Lecture
    Date:
    Sunday, 27.12.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Nothing but net? content and network factors in information diffusion

    Speaker:
    Oren Tsur - CS-Lecture
    Date:
    Thursday, 24.12.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Interactive Information Theory

    Speaker:
    Gillat Kol - CS-Lecture - Note unusual day
    Date:
    Wednesday, 23.12.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Theory Seminar: Functional Lower Bounds for Depth-4 Arithmetic Circuits and Connections to ACC

    Recent years have seen a surge of activity in the field of arithmetic circuit lower bounds. Although there has been a tremendous improvement in ...

    Speaker:
    Ramprasad Saptharishi (Tel-Aviv University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 23.12.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 201

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  • ceClub: Challenges in Blockchain Protocols

    The study of security in decentralized large-scale distributed systems has made a large leap forward with the introduction of cyber-currencies, starting with Bitcoin. This ...

    Speaker:
    Ittay Eyal (Cornell University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 23.12.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 861

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  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)

    Amazon Web Services (AWS)Amazon Web Services (AWS) first AWSome Day will take place at the Technion on Tuesday, December 23st. between 9:00 to 16:00 at the EE ...

    Date:
    Wednesday, 23.12.2015, 09:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1003

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  • Pixel Club: On the Expressive Power of Deep Learning: A Tensor Analysis

    It has long been conjectured that hypothesis spaces suitable for data that is compositional in nature, such as text or images, may be more ...

    Speaker:
    Nadav Cohen (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 22.12.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

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  • Technical Talk on Tradeoff Analytics

    Technical Talk on Tradeoff AnalyticsWhich computer to purchase? Which job to pick? What's the basics of decision making and how technology helps us in hard decision making. More ...

    Speaker:
    Ateret Anaby-Tavor (Watson IBM)
    Date:
    Sunday, 20.12.2015, 18:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Reasoning about Infinite-State Systems

    Speaker:
    Sharon Shoham - CS-Lecture
    Date:
    Sunday, 20.12.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Theory Seminar: Learning: Generalization and Simplification of Binary-labeled Classes

    Generalization and simplification are two basic facets of learning. Learning theory gives several mathematical manifestations of these facets. We will present two of these: ...

    Speaker:
    Shay Moran (CS, Technion)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 16.12.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 201

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  • ceClub: Improving Parallel Programs with Architectural Insights

    Developers and researchers design parallel systems and concurrent algorithms using models---both formal and mental---that abstract away details of the underlying hardware. In practice, however, ...

    Speaker:
    Adam Morrison (CS, Technion)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 16.12.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 861

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  • When Can Limited Randomness Be Used in Repeated Games?

    Speaker:
    Moni Naor - COLLOQUIUM LECTURE
    Date:
    Tuesday, 15.12.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Pixel Club: Computational Multi-focus Imaging Combining Sparse Model with Color Dependent Phase Mask

    A method for extended depth of field imaging based on image acquisition through a thin binary phase plate followed by fast automatic computational post-processing ...

    Speaker:
    Harel Haim (Tel-Aviv University)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 15.12.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

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  • CGGC M.Sc. Seminar: Piecewise Linear Tangent Vector Fields on Triangulated Surfaces

    Tangent vector field processing on discrete surfaces poses many challenges, one of the first being the choice of representation. The popular choice of piecewise-constant ...

    Speaker:
    Alexandre Djerbetian (CS, Technion)
    Date:
    Sunday, 13.12.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8, Taub Bld.

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  • Communication Aspects in MapReduce

    We deal with design of models and algorithms for MapReduce. In MapReduce, an input is replicated to several reducers, and hence, the replication of ...

    Speaker:
    Shantanu Sharma (Ben-Gurion University)
    Date:
    Sunday, 13.12.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Taub 401

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  • CGGC Seminar: Introduction to Constraint System Decomposition

    I this talk, we will introduce the concept of constraint system decomposition and show how it is beneficial for solving problems in computational geometry. ...

    Speaker:
    Boris van Sosin (CS, Technion)
    Date:
    Sunday, 6.12.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8, Taub Bld.

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  • Theory Seminar: An Instance of Subset Sum Hard for Cutting Planes (An Invitation to Proof Complexity)

    Proof complexity started its life as an attempt to prove that NP is different from coNP. The main goal of the area is to ...

    Speaker:
    Yuval Filmus (CS, Technion)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 2.12.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 201

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  • Applications of Dimensionality Reduction Techniques in Genetics

    Speaker:
    Eran Halperin - COLLOQUIUM LECTURE - Note unusual hour
    Date:
    Tuesday, 1.12.2015, 15:00
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Pixel Club: Hinge-Minimax Learner for the Intersection of K-hyperplanes

    In this work we consider non-linear classifiers that positively classify a point when it resides in the intersection of $k$ hyperplanes. We learn these ...

    Speaker:
    Margarita Osadchy (Haifa University)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 1.12.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

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  • Technion and CS-TCE Intel Challenge

    Technion and CS-TCE Intel ChallengeYou are invited to attend finals of 3rd Intel coding challenge on Wednesday, November 25, 2015, 13:30-17:00, at the EE Meyer Bulding, in lobby ...

    Date:
    Wednesday, 25.11.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1003

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  • Theory Seminar: Welfare Maximization with Limited Interaction

    We continue the study of welfare maximization in unit-demand (matching) markets, in a distributed information model where agent's valuations are unknown to the central ...

    Speaker:
    Omri Weinstein (Princeton University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 25.11.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 201

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  • ceClub: Infrastructure Sharing in Cellular Networks

    The talk summarizes the main challenges and opportunities of infrastructure sharing in present and future cellular networks. We begin by assessing, through real-world demand ...

    Speaker:
    Francesco Malandrino (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 25.11.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 861

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  • TCE Guest Lecture: Robust Estimator for Multiple Inlier Structures

    In the generalized projection-based M-estimator (gpbM), published a few years ago, multiple structures with different scales were estimated without the scale parameter specified for ...

    Speaker:
    Peter Meer (Rutgers University)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 24.11.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8, Taub Bld.

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  • Using Network Models to predict Disease Outbreaks, Bioterrorism, and Drug Deaths

    Speaker:
    Ben Reis - COLLOQUIUM LECTURE - Note unusual day
    Date:
    Wednesday, 18.11.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Theory Seminar: How to Compress Asymmetric Communication

    We study the relationship between communication and information in 2-party communication protocols when the information is asymmetric. If I_A denotes the number of bits ...

    Speaker:
    Sivaramakrishnan Natarajan Ramamoorthy (University of Washington)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 18.11.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 201

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  • ceClub: Forwarding in Computer Cluster Networks

    Large Computer Clusters are the infrastructure behind The Cloud and Web2 services. These large clusters host highly parallel programs like distributed databases and MapReduce. ...

    Speaker:
    Eitan Zahavi (Technion)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 18.11.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 861

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  • TCE Guest Lecture: From Objective Functions in Computer Vision to Robust Inlier Structures (Part III)

    In these three lectures a (personal) view is given on how from linear/nonlinear objective functions at the input, one can built non robust or ...

    Speaker:
    Peter Meer (Rutgers University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 18.11.2015, 10:30
    Place:
    Taub 601

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  • Pixel Club: Similarity is in the EYE of the Beholder

    Defining and calculating similarity between objects or images is one of the key topics in computer vision and computer graphics. After reviewing my early ...

    Speaker:
    George Leifman (MIT)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 17.11.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

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  • CGGC Seminar: EvoluteTools T.MAP – Mesh Parametrization for Rhinoceros 3D

    The task of parametrizing meshes and, as one important application, quad re-meshing, has been studied extensively in recent years. In this talk I will ...

    Speaker:
    Alexander Schiftner (Evolute GmbH)
    Date:
    Sunday, 15.11.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8, Taub Bld.

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  • Theory Seminar: Randomized Proof-Labeling Schemes

    Proof-labeling schemes, introduced by Korman, Kutten and Peleg [PODC 2005], are a mechanism to certify that a network configuration satisfies a given boolean predicate. ...

    Speaker:
    Mor Baruch (Tel-Aviv University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 11.11.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 201

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  • TCE Guest Lecture: From Objective Functions in Computer Vision to Robust Inlier Structures (Part II)

    In these three lectures a (personal) view is given on how from linear/nonlinear objective functions at the input, one can built non robust or ...

    Speaker:
    Peter Meer (Rutgers University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 11.11.2015, 10:30
    Place:
    Taub 601

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  • Vertex Sparsification of Cuts, Flows, and Distances

    Speaker:
    Robert Krauthgamer - COLLOQUIUM LECTURE
    Date:
    Tuesday, 10.11.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Pixel Club: Visual Vibrometry: Using Cameras as Displacement Sensors

    Over the last few years we have been developing techniques for analyzing small motions in videos. Our techniques are based on an Eulerian approach ...

    Speaker:
    Miki Rubinstein (Google)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 10.11.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

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  • WomenTechPro Lecture

    WomenTechPro LectureWomenTechPRO Community will host an expert on UX user experience: Dr. Talya Lavie , a leading group of UX \ UI in the HP ...

    Speaker:
    Talya Lavi (UX\UI, HP Software & President UXPA Isreal)
    Date:
    Sunday, 8.11.2015, 18:30
    Place:
    Taub 9

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  • Theory Seminar: On Monotonicity Testing and Boolean Type Isoperimetric Inequalities

    We show a directed and robust analogue of a Boolean isoperimetric type theorem of Talagrand. As an application, we give a monotonicity testing algorithm ...

    Speaker:
    Dor Minzer (Tel-Aviv University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 4.11.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 201

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  • ceClub: Towards an Inexpensive, Reliable and Intelligent

    Archival data once written are rarely accessed by user, and need to be reliably retained for long periods of time. The challenge of using ...

    Speaker:
    Yue Li (CalTech)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 4.11.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 861

    [Full version]

  • TCE Guest Lecture: From Objective Functions in Computer Vision to Robust Inlier Structures (Part I)

    In these three lectures a (personal) view is given on how from linear/nonlinear objective functions at the input, one can built non robust or ...

    Speaker:
    Peter Meer (Rutgers University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 4.11.2015, 10:30
    Place:
    Taub 601

    [Full version]

  • Group Testing, Compressed sensing and Algorithmic applications

    Speaker:
    Ely Porat - COLLOQUIUM LECTURE
    Date:
    Tuesday, 3.11.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • TECH TALK BY FACEBOOK

    TECH TALK BY FACEBOOKPlease see more details in the attached poster.

    Speaker:
    FACEBOOK
    Date:
    Tuesday, 3.11.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 9

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  • Pixel Club: The Watershed as a Case Study of “Why Doing Mathematics is Interesting in Practice”

    The watershed algorithm, as proposed by Ch. Lantuéjoul in 1978 and as implemented by L. Vincent and P. Soille in 1991 for image segmentation ...

    Speaker:
    Laurent Najman (Université Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallée)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 3.11.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8, Taub Bld.

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  • Pixel Club: Learning to Hash

    In view of the recent huge interest in image classification and object recognition problems and the spectacular success of deep learning and random forests ...

    Speaker:
    Alex Bronstein (Tel-Aviv University)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 3.11.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8, Taub Bld.

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  • Theory Seminar: Fair-and-Square: Cake-cutting in Two Dimensions

    A geometer, an economist and a Ph.D. student are asked to divide a land-estate fairly among several people. The geometer partitions the land to ...

    Speaker:
    Erel Segal-Halevi (Bar-Ilan University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 28.10.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 201

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  • ceClub: Pushing the Time Space Trade-off in Standard Compression

    In this talk I'll present work on data compression that touches both on the theory of fast compression design and practical aspects as dictated ...

    Speaker:
    Danny Harnik (IBM)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 28.10.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1007

    [Full version]

  • Pixel Club: Supervised Learning of Bag-of-features Descriptors, Using Sparse Coding

    We present a method for supervised learning of shape descriptors for shape retrieval applications. Many content- based shape retrieval approaches follow the bag-of-features (BoF) ...

    Speaker:
    Roee Litman (Tel-Aviv University)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 27.10.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

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  • Pixel Club: Underwater Microscopes: From the Lab to the Field

    Although microscopic processes play a vital role in marine ecosystems and hence, global ecology, the in situ tools to observe them have not existed. ...

    Speaker:
    Jules Jaffe (UC San Diego)
    Date:
    Monday, 26.10.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 815

    [Full version]

  • Efficient Content Delivery in P2P networks

    Internet video streaming already accounts for over 64% all global IP traffic and is projected to increase in the foreseeable future. Consequently, improving the ...

    Speaker:
    Alexander Libov
    Date:
    Wednesday, 21.10.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Taub 601

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  • TODAY! New Projects Fair for the Winter Semester 2015 at CS

    TODAY! New Projects Fair for the Winter Semester 2015 at CSCS labs invite you to visit the new project fair on Wednesday, October 21st, 2015, 14:30-16:30 at the Taub Building Lobby. The fair will ...

    Date:
    Wednesday, 21.10.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    CS Taub Building Lobby

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  • Theory Seminar: Bloom Filters in Adversarial Environments

    Many efficient data structures use randomness, allowing them to improve upon deterministic ones. Usually, their efficiency and/or correctness are analyzed using probabilistic tools under ...

    Speaker:
    Eylon Yogev (Weizmann Institute of Science)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 21.10.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 201

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  • ceClub: PowerSpy: Location Tracking using Mobile Device Power Analysis

    Modern mobile platforms like Android enable applications to read aggregate power usage on the phone. This information is considered harmless and reading it requires ...

    Speaker:
    Yan Michalevsky (Standford University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 21.10.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 861

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  • When Physics Met Information - a Model for the Emergence of Coded Life

    Speaker:
    Tal Mor - COLLOQUIUM LECTURE
    Date:
    Tuesday, 20.10.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Entity search in Facebook

    Facebook is the most popular online social network, with more than a billion active users. As such, Facebook has become a significant source of ...

    Speaker:
    Irena Grabovitch-Zuyev
    Date:
    Wednesday, 14.10.2015, 16:00
    Place:
    Taub 601

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  • CGGC Seminar: Solid Modelling for VLSI Design

    Solid modelling is a core technology in VLSI process and device modelling. Intel has found that commercial software can be unreliable and slow. An ...

    Speaker:
    Elisha Sacks (Computer Science, Purdue University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 7.10.2015, 13:00
    Place:
    Taub 401

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  • Efficient Detection Of Flow Anomalies With Limited Monitoring Resources

    The real time detection of flow anomalies is a critical part of wide range of management and security applications in many Cloud and NFV ...

    Speaker:
    Jalil Moraney
    Date:
    Thursday, 17.9.2015, 13:00
    Place:
    Taub 601

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  • CGGC Seminar: Solid Modelling for VLSI Design

    Solid modelling is a core technology in VLSI process and device modelling. Intel has found that commercial software can be unreliable and slow. An ...

    Speaker:
    Elisha Sacks (Computer Science, Purdue University)
    Date:
    Monday, 7.9.2015, 13:00
    Place:
    Taub 401

    [Full version]

  • The 4th TCE Summer School on Cyber and Computer Security

    The 4th TCE Summer School on Cyber and Computer SecurityThe 4th TCE Summer School on Cyber and Computer Security will be held on Sunday-Wednesday, September 6th-9th, 2015. Location: Room 1003, Meyer Building (EE), ...

    Date:
    Sunday, 6.9.2015, 09:00
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1003

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  • Pixel Club: Image Processing Strategies for 3d Structure Determination of Proteins

    Structural biology seeks to determine the structure of proteins and other macromolecular assemblies in order to understand of their function. Ground-breaking advances in detectors’ ...

    Speaker:
    Gabriel Frank (NIH)
    Date:
    Thursday, 3.9.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

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  • Theory Seminar: How to Refute a Random CSP

    Consider a random constraint satisfaction problem (CSP) over $n$ variables with $m$ constraints, each being a predicate $P$ applied to $k$ random literals. When ...

    Speaker:
    David Witmer (Carnegie Melon)
    Date:
    Monday, 10.8.2015, 10:30
    Place:
    Taub 601

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  • 3rd TCE Summer School

    3rd TCE Summer School NetFPGA Summer Course 2015 Speakers: Noa Zilberman & Yury Audzevich Host: Mark Silberstein NetFPGA is an open source platform enabling researchers and instructors to ...

    Date:
    Sunday, 2.8.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Computer Engineering Center, Fishbach Building, Technion

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  • A Programming Language Perspective on Transactional Memory Consistency

    Transactional memory (TM) eases the task of writing concurrent applications by letting the programmer designate certain code blocks as atomic. One of the main ...

    Speaker:
    Sandeep Hans
    Date:
    Wednesday, 29.7.2015, 11:00
    Place:
    Taub 601

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  • CYBERDAY 2015

    CYBERDAY 2015On Wednesday. July 29, 2015 we will hold the CYBERDAY workshop on Cyber and Computer Security in the Computer Science department at the Technion ...

    Date:
    Wednesday, 29.7.2015, 09:00
    Place:
    CS Taub Auditorium 1

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  • 'Cause I'm Strong Enough: Reasoning about Consistency Choices in Distributed Systems

    Speaker:
    Prof. Alexey Gotsman - SPECIAL LECTURE - Note unusual location
    Date:
    Tuesday, 28.7.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 601 Taub Bld.

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  • Multi-variate Abstractions of Algebraic Geometry Codes, With Applications

    Polynomials over finite fields, and specifically the error correcting codes they induce, have been used extensively in all areas of theoretical computer science. These ...

    Speaker:
    Yohay Kaplan
    Date:
    Wednesday, 15.7.2015, 11:00
    Place:
    Taub 601

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  • Scenario Based Programming for Mobile Applications

    We introduce a novel method for creating mobile applications, integrating the Android SDK into PlayGo, a scenario-based behavioral programming framework. The framework we implemented ...

    Speaker:
    Anat Berkman
    Date:
    Tuesday, 14.7.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    Taub 701

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  • Pixel Club: Advanced Texture Decomposition in the Spectral TV Domain

    The total variation (TV) functional is today a fundamental regularizing tool in image processing. It is employed for denoising, deconvolution, optical-flow, tomographic reconstruction, texture ...

    Speaker:
    Dikla Horesh (EE, Technion)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 14.7.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

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  • ceClub: Cached Compression of Packet Classifiers

    Packet classification is a building block in many network services such as routing, filtering, intrusion detection, accounting, monitoring, load-balancing and policy enforcement. Compression has ...

    Speaker:
    Janos Tapolcai & Gabor Retvari (Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 8.7.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 861

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  • Theory Seminar: Sampling in Space Restricted Settings

    We consider the random sampling problem in the streaming setting. The algorithm returns, at any time t, an item chosen uniformly at random from ...

    Speaker:
    Anup Bhattacharya (IIT Delhi)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 1.7.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 201

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  • ceClub: Adopting Software-Defined Networking: Challenges and Recent Developments

    Initially, SDN has been promoted as a simpler and more flexible way of managing networks than traditional approaches. However, it is unlikely that a ...

    Speaker:
    Kirill Kogan (IMDEA Networks Institute)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 1.7.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

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  • Pixel Club: Homotopic Morphing of Planar Curves

    We present an algorithm for morphing between planar curves (with identical turning number), such that the morph is guaranteed to be a regular homotopy. ...

    Speaker:
    Nadav Dym (Weizmann Institute of Science)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 30.6.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

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  • Pixel Club:Transport-Aware Cameras

    Conventional cameras record all light falling onto their sensor regardless of the path that light followed to get there. In this talk I will ...

    Speaker:
    Prof. Kyros Kutulakos (CS, University of Toronto)
    Date:
    Monday, 29.6.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

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  • Arduino Project Fair at CS

    Arduino Project Fair at CSCS students in the course "Project in Advanced Programming" invite you to an Arduino project fair on Sunday, June 28, 2015, between 13 00-16.30, ...

    Date:
    Sunday, 28.6.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8, Taub Bld.

    [Full version]

  • CGGC Seminar: Linear and Nonlinear Elasticity Methods for Shape Matching

    Shape matching is the problem of finding a meaningful transformation between two (or more) shapes that have a priori unknown correspondences. It is the ...

    Speaker:
    Konard Simon (Weizmann Institute of Science)
    Date:
    Sunday, 28.6.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    Taub 701

    [Full version]

  • TCE EVENT: Professor Workshop on Internet of Things and Digital Signal Processing - POSTPONED!

    TCE EVENT: Professor Workshop on Internet of Things and Digital Signal Processing - POSTPONED!The Technion Computer Engineering Center proudly presents ARM University Day to be held at the Technion on Sunday, June 28th, 2015. This Professor Workshop ...

    Speaker:
    Igal Eliyahu (senior FAE, ARM Israel)
    Date:
    Sunday, 28.6.2015, 09:30
    Place:
    CS Taub Building

    [Full version]

  • CS Annual Fair In Software Engineering

    CS Annual Fair In Software EngineeringCS Software Engineering students invite you to attend the CS Annual Fair in Software Engineering which will be held by the project teams on ...

    Date:
    Thursday, 25.6.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8, Taub Bld.

    [Full version]

  • Google talk on Virtual Reality

    Google talk on Virtual RealityGoogle talk on Virtual Reality and Project Tango, and experience the technology first hand. Program: 17:00 - Stepping stones to a software engineering career ...

    Date:
    Wednesday, 24.6.2015, 17:00
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

    [Full version]

  • Application Fair at CS

    Application Fair at CSCS students in the course "Project in Advanced Programming" and the course "Project in Computer Communication" invite you to an android applications fair on ...

    Date:
    Wednesday, 24.6.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8, Taub Bld.

    [Full version]

  • Theory Seminar: Decoding Reed-Muller Codes from Many Random Errors

    Reed-Muller codes encode an m-variate polynomial of degree r by its evaluations over all points in {0,1}^m. The distance of the code is 2^{m-r}, ...

    Speaker:
    Ben Lee Volk (Tel-Aviv University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 24.6.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 201

    [Full version]

  • Get Ready To The 2015 Segel-Students End Of Year Party

    Get Ready To The 2015 Segel-Students End Of Year PartyThe 2015 Segel-Sudent End of Year Party will be held on Thursday, June 24, 2015, between 12:30-14:30, at the CS Taub Lobby. Free beer, ...

    Date:
    Wednesday, 24.6.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    CS Taub Building

    [Full version]

  • ceClub: Finding Yourself is the Key - Biometric Key Derivation Which Keep Your Privacy

    Biometric authentication is more secure than using regular passwords, as biometrics cannot be "forgotten" and allegedly contain high entropy. Thus, many constructions rely on ...

    Speaker:
    Orr Dunkelman (Haifa University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 24.6.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Class 9, Floor 1, Taub Bld.

    [Full version]

  • Pixel Club: Image Annotation using Deep Learning and Fisher Vectors

    We present a system for solving the holy grail of computer vision -- matching images and text and describing an image by an automatically ...

    Speaker:
    Lior Wolf (Tel-Aviv University)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 23.6.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

    [Full version]

  • CGGC Seminar: Orientation Analysis of 3D Objects Toward Minimal Support Volume in 3D-printing

    In this work, we examine how the support structure in 3D-printing can be optimized, by changing a model's orientation. Specifically, we explore the effect ...

    Speaker:
    Ben Ezair (CS, Technion)
    Date:
    Sunday, 21.6.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

    [Full version]

  • Closure under reversal of languages over infinite alphabets: a case study

    The thesis deals with languages over infinite alphabets definable by weak pebble automata. We prove that these languages are not closed under reversal. For ...

    Speaker:
    Liat Peterfreund
    Date:
    Wednesday, 17.6.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Taub 601

    [Full version]

  • Theory Seminar: Fairness Versus Guaranteed Output Delivery in Secure Multiparty Computation

    In the setting of secure multiparty computation, a set of parties wish to compute a joint function of their private inputs. The computation should ...

    Speaker:
    Ran Cohen (Bar-Ilan University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 17.6.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 201

    [Full version]

  • Model Checking Techniques for Behavioral UML Models

    The Unified Modeling Language (UML) is a widely accepted modeling language for embedded and safety critical systems. As such ,the correct behavior of systems ...

    Speaker:
    Yael Meller
    Date:
    Wednesday, 17.6.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Taub 601

    [Full version]

  • ceClub: Unveiling the Secrets of High-Performance Datacenters

    Many architectures for high-performance datacenters have been proposed to meet the ever-growing traffic demands. Surprisingly, recent studies show that even random datacenter topologies outperform ...

    Speaker:
    Michael Schapira (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 17.6.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 861

    [Full version]

  • Quantum computers - is the future here?

    Speaker:
    Tal Mor - COLLOQUIUM LECTURE
    Date:
    Tuesday, 16.6.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8, Taub Bld.

    [Full version]

  • Pixel Club: Colour Filtering in the Retina for Improved Sensitivity

    In order to see single photoreceptor cells in the retina, we used hardware and software tools, getting close to the resolution limit, a tenfold ...

    Speaker:
    Erez Ribak (Physics, Technion)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 16.6.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

    [Full version]

  • CGGC Seminar: Neumann Domains (a.k.a Morse-Smale complexes)

    A Laplacian eigenfunction on a two-dimensional manifold dictates some natural partitions of the manifold; the most apparent one being the well studied nodal domain ...

    Speaker:
    Ram Band (Math, Technion)
    Date:
    Sunday, 14.6.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    Taub 401

    [Full version]

  • Fast Approximate Max Flow Computation

    Speaker:
    Christoph Lenzen - SPECIAL LECTURE - Note unusual time and place
    Date:
    Sunday, 14.6.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    Room Class 4, Floor 1, Taub Bld.

    [Full version]

  • CGGC Seminar: Morse-Smale Complexes and Persistence applied to Shape Segmentation

    Given a human shape, we would like to detect and separate the arms, the head, the legs, but also the fingers and the toes. ...

    Speaker:
    Alexandre Djerbetian (CS, Technion)
    Date:
    Sunday, 14.6.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 401

    [Full version]

  • Theory Seminar: The Computational Power of Optimization in Online Learning

    Vapnik’s fundamental theorem of statistical learning establishes a computational equivalence between optimization (Empirical Risk Minimization) and statistical learning. Is the same true for learning ...

    Speaker:
    Tomer Koren (Technion)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 10.6.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 201

    [Full version]

  • ceClub: TeamBoost: Enhanced Cloud Connectivity Through Collaborative MPTCP

    We present TeamBoost, a collaborative Multi-Path TCP (MPTCP) solution enabling a client device to leverage its nearby devices over a local network, i.e., WiFi. ...

    Speaker:
    Osnat (Ossi) Mokryn (Haifa University and Academic TLV)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 10.6.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1007

    [Full version]

  • Pixel Club: Clouds in The Cloud

    Light-field imaging can be scaled up to a very large area, to map the Earth's atmosphere in 3D. Multiview spaceborne instruments suffer low spatio-temporal-angular ...

    Speaker:
    Danny Veikherman (EE, Technion)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 9.6.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

    [Full version]

  • Augmenting 2D planar maps to 3D

    Maps of the world around us are used daily for many purposes such as navigation or location-based services. However, our experience with maps is ...

    Speaker:
    Nir Hershko
    Date:
    Sunday, 7.6.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    Taub 337

    [Full version]

  • Algorithmic Exam Generation

    Given a class of students, and a pool of questions in the domain of study, what subset will constitute a ``good'' exam? Millions of ...

    Speaker:
    Omer Geiger
    Date:
    Wednesday, 3.6.2015, 14:00
    Place:
    Taub 601

    [Full version]

  • Theory Seminar: A Simple and Approximately Optimal Mechanism for an Additive Buyer

    We consider a monopolist seller with n heterogeneous items, facing a single buyer. The buyer has a value for each item drawn independently according ...

    Speaker:
    Moshe Babaioff (Microsoft Research)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 3.6.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 201

    [Full version]

  • Processing Real-time Data Streams on GPU-Based Systems

    Real-time stream processing of Big Data has an increasing demand in modern data centers. There, a continuous torrent of data, created from different streaming ...

    Speaker:
    Uri Verner
    Date:
    Wednesday, 3.6.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Taub 337 (CeClub)

    [Full version]

  • TCE Guest Lecture: A Gentle Introduction to Scala Programming Language

    Scala is a language that fuses functional and object-oriented programming in a practical package. It interoperates seamlessly with Java and its tools. Scala is ...

    Speaker:
    Martin Odersky (EPFL)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 3.6.2015, 09:00
    Place:
    Auditorium 1, CS Taub Bld.

    [Full version]

  • Pixel Club: Morphology-Guided Graph Search for Untangling Objects in Microscopy Images

    In the talk I will present a novel framework for high-throughput cell lineage analysis in time-lapse microscopy images. The proposed algorithm ties together two ...

    Speaker:
    Tammy Riklin Raviv (EE, Ben Gurion University)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 2.6.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

    [Full version]

  • Motion Planning in the Presence of Mobile Obstacles

    We take a new approach to motion planning specifically designed for handling mobile obstacles. Previous methods are modified versions of the algorithms for static ...

    Speaker:
    Avraham stiefel
    Date:
    Sunday, 31.5.2015, 15:30
    Place:
    Taub 401

    [Full version]

  • Streaming Property Testing of Visibly Pushdown Languages

    Speaker:
    Michel de Rougemont - SPECIAL LECTURE - Note unusual hour
    Date:
    Thursday, 28.5.2015, 15:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

    [Full version]

  • The Ring of Gyges: Using Smart Contracts for Crime

    Speaker:
    Ari Juels - COLLOQUIUM LECTURE
    Date:
    Thursday, 28.5.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

    [Full version]

  • Theory Seminar: From Single-Input to Multi-Input Functional Encryption in the Private-Key Setting

    We construct a general-purpose multi-input functional encryption scheme in the private-key setting. Namely, we construct a scheme where a functional key corresponding to a ...

    Speaker:
    Ilan Komargodski (Weizmann Institute of Science)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 27.5.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 201

    [Full version]

  • ceClub: Coded Retransmission in Wireless Networks Via Abstract MDPs

    We consider a transmission scheme with a single transmitter and multiple receivers over a faulty broadcast channel. For each receiver, the transmitter has a ...

    Speaker:
    Mark Shifrin (Ben Gurion University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 27.5.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 861

    [Full version]

  • TODAY! First Project Fair at CS

    TODAY! First Project Fair at CSWe are happy to invite you to the first project fair at CS on Tuesday, May 26 2015, between 15:30-17:30 at the CS Taub ...

    Date:
    Tuesday, 26.5.2015, 15:30
    Place:
    CS Taub Building

    [Full version]

  • Moore's Law: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

    Moore's Law: Yesterday, Today and TomorrowOur industry has reaped the benefits of Moore's Law for 50 years now, making integrated circuits that have grown from tens to billions of ...

    Speaker:
    Mark Bohr - TCE Guest Talk
    Date:
    Tuesday, 26.5.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Auditorium 2, CSTaub Bld.

    [Full version]

  • Pixel Club: Micron level NMR Imaging

    We will give a new derivation of the Bloch-Torrey equation that governs the behaviour of water molecules in porous media and biological tissues. We ...

    Speaker:
    Nir Sochen (Tel-Aviv University)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 26.5.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

    [Full version]

  • CGGC Seminar: Geometric Tools for Isogeometric Analysis

    Isogeometric analysis (IGA) has brought new problems to the field of Computer Aided Geometry for Design (CAGD); in return the latter brings to the ...

    Speaker:
    Fady Massarwi (CS, Technion)
    Date:
    Monday, 25.5.2015, 14:00
    Place:
    Taub 401

    [Full version]

  • ceClub: Thunderstrike: EFI firmware bootkits for Apple MacBooks

    In this presentation we demonstrate the installation of persistent firmware modifications into the EFI boot ROM of Apple's popular MacBooks. The bootkit can be ...

    Speaker:
    Trammell Hudson (Two Sigma)
    Date:
    Monday, 25.5.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

    [Full version]

  • Pixel Club: Anti-Bayesian Statistical Pattern Recognition

    The gold standard for a classifier is the condition of optimality attained by the Bayesian classifier. Within a Bayesian paradigm, if we are allowed ...

    Speaker:
    John Oommen (Carleton University, Ottawa)
    Date:
    Thursday, 21.5.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

    [Full version]

  • Pixel Club: Object Recognition, Symmetry Detection, Jigsaw Puzzles, and Cancer

    I will survey developments in the application of invariants of various types, including invariant histograms and differential invariant signatures, for object recognition and symmetry ...

    Speaker:
    Peter J. Olver (University of Minnesota)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 20.5.2015, 15:00
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

    [Full version]

  • Theory Seminar: Proofs of Proximity for Context-Free Languages and Read-Once Branching Programs

    Proofs of proximity are probabilistic proof systems in which the verifier only queries a sub-linear number of input bits, and soundness only means that, ...

    Speaker:
    Tom Gur (Weizmann Institute of Science)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 20.5.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 201

    [Full version]

  • ceClub: Ownership-Aware Software-Defined Backhauls in Next-Generation Cellular Networks

    Future cellular networks will be owned by multiple parties, e.g., two mobile operators, each of which controls some elements of the access and backhaul ...

    Speaker:
    Francesco Malandrino (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 20.5.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1007

    [Full version]

  • Optimization and Reoptimization in Scheduling Problems

    Parallel machine scheduling has been extensively studied in the past decades, with applications ranging from production planning to job processing in large computing clusters. ...

    Speaker:
    Yael Mordechai
    Date:
    Tuesday, 19.5.2015, 16:30
    Place:
    Taub 601

    [Full version]

  • Pixel Club: Moving Frames and their Applications

    The classical method of moving frames was developed by Elie Cartan into a powerful tool for studying the geometry of submanifolds under certain geometrical ...

    Speaker:
    Peter J. Olver (University of Minnesota)
    Date:
    Monday, 18.5.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

    [Full version]

  • CGGC Seminar: Detection of Critical Points of Multivariate Piecewise Polynomial Systems

    We propose a general scheme for detecting critical locations (of dimension zero) of piecewise polynomial multivariate equation systems. Our approach generalizes previously known methods ...

    Speaker:
    Yoni Mizrahi (CS, Technion)
    Date:
    Sunday, 17.5.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    Taub 401

    [Full version]

  • Online Semidefinite Programming

    We define a new class of semi-definite programs in which the input arrives online. We use the primal dual method to develop an algorithm ...

    Speaker:
    Noa Elad
    Date:
    Wednesday, 13.5.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Taub 601

    [Full version]

  • Tech Talk by Apple: Discover What's Possible

    Tech Talk by Apple: Discover What's PossibleA tech lecture by Aharon Aharon from Apple will be held on Wednesday, May 13 2015, at 12:30, in Auditorium 1003 (10th floor), EE ...

    Speaker:
    Aharon Aharon (Apple)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 13.5.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1003 (10th floor)

    [Full version]

  • Theory Seminar: Explicit Strong LTCs with inverse poly-log rate and constant soundness

    An error-correcting code $C \subseteq \F^n$ is called $(q,\epsilon)$-strong locally testable code (LTC) if there exists a tester that makes at most $q$ queries ...

    Speaker:
    Michael Viderman (Intel Israel)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 13.5.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 201

    [Full version]

  • TCE & ceClub Guest Lecture: Decentralizing Authorities into Scalable Strongest-Link Cothorities

    Online infrastructure often depends on security-critical authorities such as logging, time, and certificate services. Authorities, however, are vulnerable to the compromise of one or ...

    Speaker:
    Prof. Bryan Ford (Yale University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 13.5.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 861

    [Full version]

  • TCE Guest Lecture: Deterministically Deterring Timing Attacks in Deterland

    The massive parallelism and resource sharing embodying today’s cloud business model not only exacerbate the security challenge of timing channels, but also undermine the ...

    Speaker:
    Prof. Bryan Ford (Yale University)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 12.5.2015, 12:00
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 815

    [Full version]

  • TCE Guest Lecture: Hiding in a Panopticon: Grand Challenges in Internet Anonymity

    Many people have legitimate needs to avoid their online activities being tracked and linked to their real-world identities - from citizens of authoritarian regimes, ...

    Speaker:
    Prof. Bryan Ford (Yale University)
    Date:
    Monday, 11.5.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

    [Full version]

  • CGGC Seminar: Digital Humans

    Recent advances in realtime performance capture and virtual reality have brought within reach a new form of human communication. Capturing dynamic facial expressions of ...

    Speaker:
    Sofien Bouaziz (Computer Graphics and Geometry Laboratory, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne)
    Date:
    Sunday, 10.5.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

    [Full version]

  • TCE Guest Lecture: Fine Grain Memory Deduplication

    Memory is a large component of computer system cost and current trends indicate this cost is increasing as a fraction of the total. Emerging ...

    Speaker:
    Mark Horowitz (Stanford University)
    Date:
    Thursday, 7.5.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1003 (10th floor)

    [Full version]

  • Theory Seminar: Publicly Verifiable Software Watermarking

    Abstract: Software Watermarking is the process of transforming a program into a functionally equivalent “marked” program in such a way that it is computationally ...

    Speaker:
    Aloni Cohen (MIT)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 6.5.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 201

    [Full version]

  • ceClub: Secure Network Coding Schemes for Wireless and Data Storage Networks

    Weakly secure codes aim to hide information about individual packets as well as small groups of packets from an eavesdropper that can intercept wireless ...

    Speaker:
    Alex Sprintson (Texas A&M University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 6.5.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 861

    [Full version]

  • Oblivious Algorithms - How to Serve in the Dark

    Speaker:
    Yossi Azar - Colloquium Lecture
    Date:
    Tuesday, 5.5.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

    [Full version]

  • CGGC Seminar: Solid Sweeps in Computer Aided Geometric Design

    Solid sweep is the envelope of the swept volume of a given solid moving along a one parameter family of rigid motions in 3 ...

    Speaker:
    Jinesh Machchhar (CS, Technion)
    Date:
    Sunday, 3.5.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

    [Full version]

  • Coding for New Applications in Storage Media

    Conventional magnetic recording media are composed of basic magnetizable two-dimensional units called grains, which might be random in size and shape. Recently, a new ...

    Speaker:
    Artyom Sharov
    Date:
    Wednesday, 29.4.2015, 16:30
    Place:
    Taub 601

    [Full version]

  • TODAY! Amdocs Best Project Contest - The Finals

    TODAY! Amdocs Best Project Contest - The FinalsYou are invited to the final stage of the 2014 Amdocs Best Project Contest. The competing teams will present and talk about their ...

    Date:
    Wednesday, 29.4.2015, 16:30
    Place:
    CS Taub Auditorium 2

    [Full version]

  • Startup Fair and Recruitment at CS

    Startup Fair and Recruitment at CSCS invites you to a STARTUP FAIR and recruitment by the presenting firms: Click-tale, Forter, Kamimnario, Ravello, Outbrain, Taxi, Wix.com and more. In addition, ...

    Date:
    Wednesday, 29.4.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    CS Taub Lobby & Auditorium 2

    [Full version]

  • Theory Seminar: Cops, Robbers, and Threatening Skeletons (Padded Decomposition for Minor-Free Graphs)

    We prove that any graph excluding $K_r$ as a minor can be partitioned into clusters of diameter at most $\Delta$ while removing at most ...

    Speaker:
    Ofer Neiman (Ben-Gurion University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 29.4.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 401

    [Full version]

  • I/O Page Faults

    Most modern computer systems use demand paging based virtual memory. Address translation for virtual memory support in I/O devices is known to be useful. ...

    Speaker:
    Ilya Lesokhin
    Date:
    Wednesday, 29.4.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 601

    [Full version]

  • ceClub: Scaling Concurrent Log-Structured Data Stores

    Log-structured data stores (LSM-DSs) are widely accepted as the state-of-the-art implementation of key-value stores. They replace random disk writes with sequential I/O, by accumulating ...

    Speaker:
    Eshcar Hillel (Yahoo! Labs)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 29.4.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Taub 9

    [Full version]

  • Pixel Club: Interactive Annotation by Randomly Perturbing Max-solvers

    Predictions in modern inference problems can be increasingly understood in terms of high-dimensional structures such as arrangements of objects in computer vision, parses in ...

    Speaker:
    Tamir Hazan (CS, Haifa University)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 28.4.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

    [Full version]

  • ceClub: Catapulting beyond Moore’s Law: Using FPGAs to Accelerate Data Centers

    In this talk, I will describe a joint Microsoft Research and Bing project to study the possibility of using field programmable gate arrays to ...

    Speaker:
    Derek Chiou (Microsoft)
    Date:
    Monday, 27.4.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 861

    [Full version]

  • Pixel Club: Efficient Coding vs. Efficient Reconstruction in the Visual Cortex

    Several interesting observations about the Human Visual System have been investigated in recent years: 1. Sensory data is encoded in the visual cortex using ...

    Speaker:
    Yacov Hel-Or ( School of CS, Interdisciplinary Center, Herzliya)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 21.4.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

    [Full version]

  • Theory Seminar: Definability and Hankel Matrices

    In this talk we show how logic can be eliminated from several meta-theorems relating the definability of graph parameters in sublogics of Second Order ...

    Speaker:
    Nadia Labai (CS, Technion)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 15.4.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 401

    [Full version]

  • ceClub: How Code Regularity Affects Code Complexity

    It is naturally easier to comprehend simple code relative to complicated code. We suggest that code regularity — where the same structures are repeated ...

    Speaker:
    Dror Feitelson (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 15.4.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Taub 9 (ROOM UPDATED)

    [Full version]

  • TODAY! Open Day For Graduate Studies At Technion Computer Science and Electrical Engineering

    TODAY! Open Day For Graduate Studies At Technion Computer Science and Electrical Engineering The 2015 open day invite outstanding undergraduates from all universities to come to the Technion and learn about the faculties of Electrical Engineering and ...

    Date:
    Wednesday, 15.4.2015, 10:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld. & EE Meyer Building 1003

    [Full version]

  • Towards High-Throughput Wildlife Tracking: The ATLAS Wildlife Localization System

    Speaker:
    Sivan Toledo - COLLOQUIUM LECTURE
    Date:
    Tuesday, 14.4.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

    [Full version]

  • Pixel Club: General Deformations of Point Configurations Viewed By a Pinhole Model Camera

    This work is a theoretical study of the following Non-Rigid Structure from Motion problem. What can be computed from a monocular view of a ...

    Speaker:
    Yirmeyahu Kaminski (Math, Holon Institute of Technology)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 14.4.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

    [Full version]

  • Extracting Code from Programming Tutorial Videos

    The amount of programming tutorial videos on the web increases on a daily basis. Video hosting sites such as YouTube host millions of video ...

    Speaker:
    Shir Yadid
    Date:
    Monday, 13.4.2015, 16:30
    Place:
    Taub 401

    [Full version]

  • Feature Generation by Recursive Induction

    Induction algorithms have steadily improved over the years, resulting in powerful methods for learning. However, these methods are constrained to use knowledge within the ...

    Speaker:
    Lior Friedman
    Date:
    Monday, 13.4.2015, 15:30
    Place:
    Taub 401

    [Full version]

  • Algorithms for Parameterized Graph Problems with Applications to Biological Network Queries

    There is a growing, vital need for fast algorithms for problems that are unlikely to admit efficient solutions, based on classical computational complexity theory. ...

    Speaker:
    Meirav Zehavi
    Date:
    Wednesday, 1.4.2015, 15:30
    Place:
    Taub 401

    [Full version]

  • The nom Profit-Maximizing Operating System

    In the near future, cloud providers will sell their users virtual machines with CPU, memory, network, and storage resources whose prices constantly change according ...

    Speaker:
    Muli Ben-Yehuda
    Date:
    Wednesday, 1.4.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Taub 601

    [Full version]

  • Efficient and Scalable Kernel IOMMU Management Designs

    IOMMUs provided by modern hardware allow the OS to enforce memory protection controls on the DMA operations of its I/O devices. An IOMMU translation ...

    Speaker:
    Omer Peleg
    Date:
    Wednesday, 1.4.2015, 13:00
    Place:
    Taub 601

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  • ceClub: Introducing Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX)

    Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX) is an extension to Intel Architecture designed to increase the security of software. In this approach, rather than ...

    Speaker:
    Ittai Anati (Intel)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 1.4.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Internet security: Past, Present and Future

    Speaker:
    Michael Waidner - RESCHEDULED - COLLOQUIUM LECTURE -
    Date:
    Tuesday, 31.3.2015, 13:00
    Place:
    Room Class 5 Taub Bld.

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  • Pixel Club: RGBD-Fusion: Real-Time High Precision Depth Recovery

    The popularity of low-cost RGB-D scanners is increasing on a daily basis. Nevertheless, existing scanners often cannot capture subtle details in the environment. We ...

    Speaker:
    Roy Or-El (EE, Technion)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 31.3.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • CGGC Seminar: Provably Good Planar Mappings

    The problem of planar mapping and deformation is central in computer graphics, where applications range from image warping and character animation, to non-rigid registration ...

    Speaker:
    Roi Poranne (Weizmann Institute of Science)
    Date:
    Monday, 30.3.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • 2015 Yahoo! Labs Israel Technion Grad Student Event

    2015 Yahoo! Labs Israel Technion Grad Student Event
You are kindly invited to the 2015 Yahoo! Labs Israel Technion Grad Student Event on Sunday March 29, 2015, Taub Building, Technion Campus as ...

    Date:
    Sunday, 29.3.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    CS Taub Auditorium 2

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  • ceClub: Deep learning with NVIDIA GPUs

    NVIDIA GPUs are powering a revolution in machine learning. With the rise of deep learning algorithms, in particular deep convolutional neural networks, computers are ...

    Speaker:
    Jonathan Cohen (NVIDIA Corporation)
    Date:
    Thursday, 26.3.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    Taub 6

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  • HackPRO 2015

    HackPRO 2015You are invited to HacktonPro2015 from CS and WomenTechPRO. The event will take place on Thursday-Friday, March 26-27 2015, at the ...

    Date:
    Thursday, 26.3.2015, 10:00
    Place:
    CS Taub Building

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  • Theory Seminar: Local Correlation Breakers and Applications to Three-Source Extractors and Mergers

    We introduce and construct a pseudo-random object which we call a local correlation breaker (LCB). Informally speaking, an LCB uses a weak-source of randomness ...

    Speaker:
    Gil Cohen (Weizmann Institute of Science)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 25.3.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Moved to Taub 401

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  • ceClub: Variability SmartBalance: A Sensing-Driven Linux Load Balancer for Energy Efficiency of Heterogeneous MPSoCs

    A short overview of the NSF Variability Expedition will be given, followed by an overview of a particular result: SmartBalance. Due to increased demand ...

    Speaker:
    Prof. Alex Nicolau (University of California, Irvine)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 25.3.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Taub 6

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  • Zerocash: Decentralized Anonymous Payments from Bitcoin

    Speaker:
    Eli Ben-Sasson - Colloquium Lecture
    Date:
    Tuesday, 24.3.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Pixel Club: Approximate Exemplar-SVM

    We propose an approach to reduce the runtime of Exemplar-SVM when multiple detectors are to be applied to the same image. Our underlying assumption ...

    Speaker:
    Uri Mor (EE, Technion)
    Date:
    Monday, 23.3.2015, 10:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

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  • CGGC Seminar: Persistent Homology

    Shapes are usually described by their geometrical characteristics. Obviously, a rabbit doesn't look like a horse, because of its curvature for instance. However, some ...

    Speaker:
    Alexandre Djerbetian (CS, Technion)
    Date:
    Sunday, 22.3.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Transfer Learning using Decision Forests

    Transfer learning techniques are concerned with the creation of high performance predictive models, challenged with sparsely labeled training examples and using related learning tasks ...

    Speaker:
    Noam Segev
    Date:
    Thursday, 19.3.2015, 14:00
    Place:
    Taub 601

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  • Code Similarity via Natural Language Descriptions

    Code similarity is a central challenge in many programming related applications, such as code search, automatic translation, and programming education. We present a novel ...

    Speaker:
    Meital Ben-Sinai
    Date:
    Wednesday, 18.3.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 601

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  • Theory Seminar: The Topology of Wireless Communication

    We study the topological properties of wireless communication maps and their usability in algorithmic design. We consider the SINR model, which compares the received ...

    Speaker:
    Merav Parter (Weizmann Institute of Science)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 18.3.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 401

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  • ceClub: Random Graph Models for Random Key Predistribution in WSNs

    I will start with a quick background on wireless sensor networks (WSNs), and some of the security challenges created by their unique features. Random ...

    Speaker:
    Prof. Armand M. Makowski (University of Maryland)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 18.3.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1007

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  • Online Learning and Competitive Analysis: a Unified Approach

    Online learning and competitive analysis are two widely studied frameworks for online decision-making settings. Despite the frequent similarity of the problems they study, there ...

    Speaker:
    Shahar Chen
    Date:
    Tuesday, 10.3.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 601

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  • Pixel Club: Ricci flow for Image Processing and Computer Vision

    A discrete model of the Ricci flow for images is presented, using a purely combinatorial method for calculating the Ricci curvature, based on R. ...

    Speaker:
    Ezri Sonn (EE, Technion)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 10.3.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

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  • CGGC Seminar: Designing N-PolyVector Fields with Complex Polynomials

    N-PolyVector fields are introduced, which are a generalization of N-RoSy fields for which the vectors are neither necessarily orthogonal nor rotationally symmetric. A novel ...

    Speaker:
    Amir Vaxman (Vienna University of Technology)
    Date:
    Sunday, 8.3.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Multi-Threaded Coordination Methods for Constructing Non-blocking Data Structures

    Shared-memory multiprocessors execute concurrently multiple threads of computation that communicate and synchronize through shared memory. Typically, this communication and synchronization is done via concurrent ...

    Speaker:
    Anastasia Braginsky
    Date:
    Wednesday, 25.2.2015, 15:00
    Place:
    Taub 601

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  • Towards an Autonomous Sailing Trainer

    This work aims to design and implement a software/hardware bundle that could serve as a technical sailing trainer for the sailors of the Laser ...

    Speaker:
    Ella Bolshinsky
    Date:
    Wednesday, 25.2.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 601

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  • Situated Learning and Understanding of Natural Language

    Speaker:
    Yoav Artzi - CS-Lecture
    Date:
    Tuesday, 24.2.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Pixel Club: GMD: Global Model Detection via Inlier Rate Estimation

    This work presents a novel approach for detecting inliers in a given set of correspondences (matches). It does so without explicitly identifying any consensus ...

    Speaker:
    Roee Litman (EE, Tel-Aviv University)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 24.2.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Pixel Club: Direct and Dense 3D Reconstruction from Autonomous Quadrotors

    The reconstruction of the 3D world from images is among the central challenges in computer vision. Starting in the 2000s, researchers have pioneered algorithms ...

    Speaker:
    Prof. Daniel Cremers (Computer Science and Mathematics, the Technical University of Munich)
    Date:
    Thursday, 19.2.2015, 10:00
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • ceClub: Advance Reservation Games

    Advance reservation (AR) services form a pillar of many branches of the economy, including transportation, lodging, dining, and, more recently, cloud computing. In this ...

    Speaker:
    Prof. David Starobinski (Boston University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 18.2.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 861

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  • Static Mining of Synchronization Patterns

    We present a static analysis for mining synchronization patterns from a large number of code samples. Our analysis uses automata-based abstraction to capture sequences ...

    Speaker:
    Evgeny Abramovich
    Date:
    Wednesday, 11.2.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 601

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  • Fault-Tolerant Information Spreading Algorithms

    We consider a distributed system of $n$ nodes communicating in the synchronous Vertex-Congest model. In this model, in each round, each node sends the ...

    Speaker:
    Tariq Toukan
    Date:
    Wednesday, 11.2.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Taub 401

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  • Pixel Club: On Chirp-based Ultrasound Systems

    The work addresses the two main challenges that have so far prevented adaption of chirp transmission in medical ultrasound, despite its potential to achieve ...

    Speaker:
    Roie Pri-Or (EE, Technion)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 10.2.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

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  • Geometric algorithms for image and surface analysis

    Various problems involving image and shape representation, analysis and processing share the following common denominator: the complexity and the accuracy of the solution depend ...

    Speaker:
    Anastasia Dubrovina-Karni
    Date:
    Tuesday, 3.2.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Taub 337

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  • Compact Data structures and Applications

    This talk surveys several state of the art techniques to approximate sets and multi sets efficiently. While Bloom filters and their variants are well ...

    Speaker:
    Gil Einziger
    Date:
    Wednesday, 28.1.2015, 16:30
    Place:
    Taub 601

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  • Flexible Resource Allocation for Networks and Clouds

    We consider flexible resource allocation problems in networks and cloud services, where the goal is to optimally utilize a limited amount of a resource ...

    Speaker:
    Sivan Albagli
    Date:
    Wednesday, 28.1.2015, 15:00
    Place:
    Taub 601

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  • ceClub: Designing Extremely Efficient Computers

    For decades technology scaling has decreased the cost of computing to the point where it can be included in almost anything. We have become ...

    Speaker:
    Shahar Kvatinsky Stanford University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 28.1.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1061

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  • Pixel Club: Image Upscaling Using Geometrically-Aligned Local Self-Similarity

    The local self-similarity (LSS) image prior provides a reliable and efficient source for example patches in natural images. We present a new image upscaling ...

    Speaker:
    Noam Elron (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 27.1.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • ceClub: Towards Automated Concurrent Memory Reclamation

    The concurrent memory reclamation problem is that of devising techniques to allow a deallocating thread to verify that no other concurrent threads, in particular ...

    Speaker:
    Alex Matveev (MIT)
    Date:
    Monday, 26.1.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Unstructured Jumps and Compressed Size as Defect-Prediction Metrics

    With the advent of easier to parse languages such as Java, and the availability on the Internet of open-source software repositories, complete with versioning ...

    Speaker:
    Eli Sennesh
    Date:
    Sunday, 25.1.2015, 16:30
    Place:
    Taub 601

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  • Lightweight Monitoring of Distributed Streams

    As data becomes dynamic, large, and distributed, there is increasing demand for what have become known as distributed stream algorithms. Since continuously collecting the ...

    Speaker:
    Arnon Lazerson
    Date:
    Thursday, 22.1.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    Taub 601

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  • Inauguration of the Renewed CS SSDL Lab

    Inauguration of the Renewed CS SSDL LabYou are invited to visit the renewed SSDL (Systems and Software Development Laboratory) and in the Xbox hall. The opening will be on ...

    Date:
    Thursday, 22.1.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Google Technical Talk: Google Live Results

    Google Technical Talk: Google Live Results How does Google provide instant answers to user queries such as: "What's the weather tomorrow?", "Who won the Miami Heat game last night?" or ...

    Speaker:
    Tal Cohen (Google's Israel R&D Center)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 21.1.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 7

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  • Theory Seminar: Communication over Highly Connected Noisy Networks

    We consider the task of multiparty computation performed over networks in the presence of random noise. Given an $n$-party protocol that takes $R$ rounds ...

    Speaker:
    Ran Gelles (Princeton University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 21.1.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 401

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  • ceClub: Accurate Summation of Floating-Point Numbers on GPUs

    Two problems with parallel summation of floating-point numbers on GPUs are loss of precision and non-reproducible results. The precision loss is due to round-off ...

    Speaker:
    Uri Verner (CS, Technion)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 21.1.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Hankel Matrices and Definability

    In automata theory, a Hankel matrix $H(f,\circ)$ is an infinite matrix where the rows and columns are labeled with words $w$ over a fixed ...

    Speaker:
    Nadia Labai
    Date:
    Wednesday, 14.1.2015, 16:30
    Place:
    Taub 601

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  • ceClub: Designing Technology for Blind People

    Blind people face challenges when using mainstream technology that relies heavily on visual feedback. Consider your mobile phone as an example. How would you ...

    Speaker:
    Shiri Azenkot (Jacobs Technion-Cornell Institute)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 14.1.2015, 13:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • On Auto-stereogram Perception, or the Best Patterns for Magic-Eyes Pictures

    Speaker:
    Alfred M. Bruckstein - COLLOQUIUM LECTURE
    Date:
    Tuesday, 13.1.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Pixel Club: Extended Lucas-Kanade Tracking

    The Lucas-Kanade (LK) method is a classic tracking algorithm exploiting target structural constraints thorough template matching. Extended Lucas Kanade or ELK casts the original ...

    Speaker:
    Shaul Oron (EE, Tel-Aviv University)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 13.1.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Coding For Interactive Communication

    Speaker:
    Klim Efremenko - CS-Lecture -
    Date:
    Monday, 12.1.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • CGGC Seminar: Voronoi diagram of line segments and convex polygons with convex polygon-offset distance functions

    Voronoi diagrams are one of the most powerful data structures in computational geometry. Barequet, Dickerson, and Goodrich [D&CG 2001] introduced the notion of polygon-offset ...

    Speaker:
    Minati De (CS, Technion)
    Date:
    Sunday, 11.1.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Taub 401

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  • Synthesis and Verification in a Software Defined World

    Speaker:
    Sharon Shoham Buchbinder - CS-Lecture
    Date:
    Sunday, 11.1.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • When Exactly Do Quantum Computers Provide a Speedup?

    Speaker:
    Scott Aaronson - Colloquium Lecture
    Date:
    Thursday, 8.1.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Parallel Repetition From Fortification

    Speaker:
    Dana Moshkovitz - Colloquium Lecture -
    Date:
    Thursday, 8.1.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • How to Verify Computations without Reexecuting Them

    Speaker:
    Guy Rothblum - CS-Lecture -
    Date:
    Wednesday, 7.1.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • ceClub: Write Once, Get 50% Free: Saving SSD Erase Costs Using WOM Codes

    NAND flash, used in modern SSDs, is a write once medium, where each memory cell must be erased prior to writing. The lifetime of ...

    Speaker:
    Gala Yadgar (CS, Technion)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 7.1.2015, 13:00
    Place:
    Taub 4

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  • Theory Seminar: Prioritized Metric Structures and Embedding

    Metric data structures (distance oracles, distance labeling schemes, routing schemes) and low-distortion embeddings provide a powerful algorithmic methodology, which has been successfully applied for ...

    Speaker:
    Arnold Filtser (Ben-Gurion University)
    Date:
    Wednesday, 7.1.2015, 12:30
    Place:
    Taub 401

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  • Uncertainty, Strategy, and Bounded Rationality

    Speaker:
    Reshef Meir - CS-Lecture
    Date:
    Tuesday, 6.1.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Pixel Club: SimNets: A Generalization of Convolutional Networks

    We present a deep layered architecture that generalizes classical convolutional neural networks (ConvNets). The architecture, called SimNets, is driven by two operators, one being ...

    Speaker:
    Nadav Cohen (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
    Date:
    Tuesday, 6.1.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • Exponential Separation of Information and Communication

    Speaker:
    Gillat Kol- CS-Lecture -
    Date:
    Monday, 5.1.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room Class 6, Floor 1, Taub Bld.

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  • Thinking out of the Encryption Box

    Speaker:
    Itai Dinur - CS-Lecture -
    Date:
    Sunday, 4.1.2015, 12:00
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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  • ceClub: Pretty Bad Privacy: Pitfalls of DNS Encryption

    As awareness for privacy of Domain Name System (DNS) is increasing, a number of mechanisms for encryption of DNS packets were proposed. We study ...

    Speaker:
    Haya Shulman (Technische Universität Darmstadt)
    Date:
    Sunday, 4.1.2015, 11:30
    Place:
    EE Meyer Building 1007

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  • Aspects of Submodular Maximization Subject to a Matroid Constraint

    Speaker:
    Moran Feldman - CS-Lecture
    Date:
    Thursday, 1.1.2015, 14:30
    Place:
    Room 337-8 Taub Bld.

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