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Featured lists is a list of lists managed by the talks.cam editorial team, for inclusion on the front page of talks.cam. If you’d like your list showcased here, then please read How do I get my list or talk included on the Featured Lists or Featured Talks listings?. Please do not contact the list managers, thanks. If you have a question about this list, please contact: Talks.cam. If you have a question about a specific talk, click on that talk to find its organiser. 148 upcoming talks and 27278 talks in the archive: show first 500. Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series A superpopulation treatment to case-control data analysisSTS - Statistical scalability Yanyuan Ma (Pennsylvania State University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 19 June 2018, 11:00-12:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series A superpopulation treatment to case-control data analysisSTS - Statistical scalability Yanyuan Ma (Pennsylvania State University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 19 June 2018, 11:00-12:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series A superpopulation treatment to case-control data analysisSTS - Statistical scalability Yanyuan Ma (Pennsylvania State University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 19 June 2018, 11:00-12:00 Microsoft Research Cambridge, public talks DiCE: The Infinitely Differentiable Monte-Carlo Estimator Please note, this event may be recorded. Microsoft will own the copyright of any recording and reserves the right to distribute it as required. Jakob Foerster, University of Oxford. Auditorium, Microsoft Research Ltd, 21 Station Road, Cambridge, CB1 2FB. Tuesday 19 June 2018, 13:00-14:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series UQ: does it require efficient linear algebra?UNQ - Uncertainty quantification for complex systems: theory and methodologies David Silvester (University of Manchester). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 19 June 2018, 14:00-15:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series UQ: does it require efficient linear algebra?UNQ - Uncertainty quantification for complex systems: theory and methodologies David Silvester (University of Manchester). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 19 June 2018, 14:00-15:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series UQ: does it require efficient linear algebra?UNQ - Uncertainty quantification for complex systems: theory and methodologies David Silvester (University of Manchester). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 19 June 2018, 14:00-15:00 Applied and Computational Analysis Multi-parameter regularisation for solving inverse problems of unmixing problems: theoretical and practical aspectsValeriya Naumova (Simula, Norway). Tuesday 19 June 2018, 14:30-15:30 Interaction instability of localization in quasiperiodic systemsProf. Marko Žnidarič, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. Tuesday 19 June 2018, 15:30-16:30 Self-Other Processes in ASD - the Case of EmpathyDr Idalmis Santiesteban, ESRC Future Research Leaders Fellow and Affiliate Lecturer, Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge. Large Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road. Wednesday 20 June 2018, 10:30-11:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series GOAL-ORIENTED ERROR ESTIMATION FOR PARAMETER-DEPENDENT NONLINEAR PROBLEMS, APPLICATION TO SENSITIVITY ANALYSISUNQ - Uncertainty quantification for complex systems: theory and methodologies Clémentine Prieur (Université de Grenoble; INRIA Grenoble - Rhône-Alpes). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Wednesday 20 June 2018, 11:00-13:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series GOAL-ORIENTED ERROR ESTIMATION FOR PARAMETER-DEPENDENT NONLINEAR PROBLEMS, APPLICATION TO SENSITIVITY ANALYSISUNQ - Uncertainty quantification for complex systems: theory and methodologies Clémentine Prieur (Université de Grenoble; INRIA Grenoble - Rhône-Alpes). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Wednesday 20 June 2018, 11:00-13:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series GOAL-ORIENTED ERROR ESTIMATION FOR PARAMETER-DEPENDENT NONLINEAR PROBLEMS, APPLICATION TO SENSITIVITY ANALYSISUNQ - Uncertainty quantification for complex systems: theory and methodologies Clémentine Prieur (Université de Grenoble; INRIA Grenoble - Rhône-Alpes). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Wednesday 20 June 2018, 11:00-13:00 Wednesday Lunch Time Seminar Series Differential responses to cognitive training: insights from a machine learning approachMengya Zhang (U. of Cambridge, MRC CBU) . Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road. Wednesday 20 June 2018, 12:30-13:30 The effect of ice shelf dynamics on marine ice sheet stabilityIf external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building Marianne Haseloff, University of Oxford. British Antarctic Survey, Seminar Room 187. Wednesday 20 June 2018, 14:00-15:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series MSG Design of Experiments Seminar Series: The war against bias: experimental design for big dataUNQ - Uncertainty quantification for complex systems: theory and methodologies Henry Wynn (London School of Economics). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 20 June 2018, 14:05-14:55 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series MSG Design of Experiments Seminar Series: The war against bias: experimental design for big dataUNQ - Uncertainty quantification for complex systems: theory and methodologies Henry Wynn (London School of Economics). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 20 June 2018, 14:05-14:55 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series MSG Design of Experiments Seminar Series: The war against bias: experimental design for big dataUNQ - Uncertainty quantification for complex systems: theory and methodologies Henry Wynn (London School of Economics). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 20 June 2018, 14:05-14:55 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series MSG Design of Experiments Seminar Series: Simulation-based Bayesian experimental design for computationally intensive modelsUNQ - Uncertainty quantification for complex systems: theory and methodologies Xun Huan (Sandia National Laboratories; University of Michigan). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 20 June 2018, 14:55-15:45 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series MSG Design of Experiments Seminar Series: Simulation-based Bayesian experimental design for computationally intensive modelsUNQ - Uncertainty quantification for complex systems: theory and methodologies Xun Huan (Sandia National Laboratories; University of Michigan). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 20 June 2018, 14:55-15:45 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series MSG Design of Experiments Seminar Series: Simulation-based Bayesian experimental design for computationally intensive modelsUNQ - Uncertainty quantification for complex systems: theory and methodologies Xun Huan (Sandia National Laboratories; University of Michigan). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 20 June 2018, 14:55-15:45 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series MSG Design of Experiments Seminar Series: Mutual Information for Computer Experiments (MICE): design, optimization, and data assimilation: applications to tsunami hazardUNQ - Uncertainty quantification for complex systems: theory and methodologies Serge Guillas (University College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 20 June 2018, 16:10-17:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series MSG Design of Experiments Seminar Series: Mutual Information for Computer Experiments (MICE): design, optimization, and data assimilation: applications to tsunami hazardUNQ - Uncertainty quantification for complex systems: theory and methodologies Serge Guillas (University College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 20 June 2018, 16:10-17:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series MSG Design of Experiments Seminar Series: Mutual Information for Computer Experiments (MICE): design, optimization, and data assimilation: applications to tsunami hazardUNQ - Uncertainty quantification for complex systems: theory and methodologies Serge Guillas (University College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 20 June 2018, 16:10-17:00 "Postdoc Masterclass" for All Life Scientists Using Human Studies in Health ResearchUlla Sovio and Sarah Jackson. Wednesday 20 June 2018, 18:30-20:00 Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine Frontiers in paediatric cancer researchThese talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend. Dr Suzanne Turner, Department of Pathology. Clinical School Lecture Theatre 2. Thursday 21 June 2018, 09:30-10:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Welcome and IntroductionOFBW40 - Statistical Scalability for Streaming Data ; Jane Leeks (Turing Gateway to Mathematics). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 10:00-10:10 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Welcome and IntroductionOFBW40 - Statistical Scalability for Streaming Data ; Jane Leeks (Turing Gateway to Mathematics). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 10:00-10:10 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Novel Methods for Streaming DataOFBW40 - Statistical Scalability for Streaming Data Idris Eckley (Lancaster University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 10:10-10:50 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Novel Methods for Streaming DataOFBW40 - Statistical Scalability for Streaming Data Idris Eckley (Lancaster University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 10:10-10:50 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Causality and Streaming DataOFBW40 - Statistical Scalability for Streaming Data Jonas Peters (University of Copenhagen). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 10:50-11:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Causality and Streaming DataOFBW40 - Statistical Scalability for Streaming Data Jonas Peters (University of Copenhagen). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 10:50-11:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Concentration of the empirical contours of Tukey’s halfspace depthSTS - Statistical scalability Victor Brunel (Massachusetts Institute of Technology). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 11:00-12:00 Structured deep models: Deep learning on graphs and beyondThomas Kipf (Uni of Amsterdam). Engineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.. Thursday 21 June 2018, 11:00-12:00 R&D in a global science company: How things worksTo register for this talk, please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rd-in-a-global-science-company-how-things-work-by-erik-thiele-phd-tickets-46710179404 Eric Thiele, Chemours. Thursday 21 June 2018, 11:30-12:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Compressive Sensing for Seismic DataOFBW40 - Statistical Scalability for Streaming Data Ali Özbek (Schlumberger Cambridge Research). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 11:50-12:20 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Compressive Sensing for Seismic DataOFBW40 - Statistical Scalability for Streaming Data Ali Özbek (Schlumberger Cambridge Research). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 11:50-12:20 Neuron-glia signalling mechanisms regulating brain development, homeostasis and pathological cascadesHardingham Giles - University of Edinburgh. Institute of Public Health (IPH). Thursday 21 June 2018, 12:00-13:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Real-time Geological Data - Geological Challenges in Streaming DataOFBW40 - Statistical Scalability for Streaming Data Michael Stephenson (British Geological Survey). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 12:20-12:50 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Real-time Monitoring of the Underground for Researchers, Industry and the PublicOFBW40 - Statistical Scalability for Streaming Data Michael Stephenson (British Geological Survey); Carl Watson (British Geological Survey). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 12:20-12:50 Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series How can we beat the government's 10% target for suicide prevention?Professor Louis Appleby, Professor of Psychiatry, University of Manchester; Director of the National Confidential Inquiry into Suicide and Homicide by People with Mental Illness. Seminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.. Thursday 21 June 2018, 12:30-13:30 Monitoring and Fault-tolerant Control for Large-Scale Interconnected SystemsFrancesca Boem, University College London. Cambridge University Engineering Department, Lecture Theatre 6. Thursday 21 June 2018, 14:00-15:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Future Challenges for Data Analytics for Energy ManagementOFBW40 - Statistical Scalability for Streaming Data Yannig Goude (EDF, France). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 14:00-14:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Future Challenges for Data Analytics for Energy ManagementOFBW40 - Statistical Scalability for Streaming Data Yannig Goude (EDF, France). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 14:00-14:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Weather Forecast Improvements at the UK Met Office: Responding to the Big Data ChallengeOFBW40 - Statistical Scalability for Streaming Data Vicky Pope (Met Office). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 14:30-15:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Weather Forecast Improvements at the UK Met Office: Responding to the Big Data ChallengeOFBW40 - Statistical Scalability for Streaming Data Vicky Pope (Met Office). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 14:30-15:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Questions and DiscussionsOFBW40 - Statistical Scalability for Streaming Data . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 15:00-15:10 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Questions and DiscussionsOFBW40 - Statistical Scalability for Streaming Data . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 15:00-15:10 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Streaming Data in Mobile CommunicationsOFBW40 - Statistical Scalability for Streaming Data Jeremy Bradley (Royal Mail Data Service). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 15:30-16:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Modelling of Mobile Sensor ApplicationsOFBW40 - Statistical Scalability for Streaming Data Jeremy Bradley (Royal Mail Data Science Group). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 15:30-16:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series 5G Grand Research ChallengesOFBW40 - Statistical Scalability for Streaming Data Rahim Tafazolli (5G Innovation Centre; University of Surrey). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 16:00-16:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series 5G Grand Research ChallengesOFBW40 - Statistical Scalability for Streaming Data Rahim Tafazolli (5G Innovation Centre; University of Surrey). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 16:00-16:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Questions, Discussions and Wrap-upOFBW40 - Statistical Scalability for Streaming Data . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 16:30-16:50 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Questions, Discussions and Wrap-upOFBW40 - Statistical Scalability for Streaming Data . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 21 June 2018, 16:30-16:50 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Concentration of the empirical contours of Tukey’s halfspace depthSTS - Statistical scalability Victor Brunel (ENSAE (École Nationale de la Statistique et de l'Administration)). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Friday 22 June 2018, 10:00-11:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Rothschild Lecture: Causality, Invariance and RobustnessSTS - Statistical scalability Peter Bühlmann (ETH Zürich). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 22 June 2018, 16:00-17:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Rothschild Lecture: Causality, Invariance and RobustnessSTS - Statistical scalability Peter Bühlmann (ETH Zürich). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 22 June 2018, 16:00-17:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series tbaSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Iain Johnstone (Stanford University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 25 June 2018, 11:00-11:45 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Eigenstructure in high dimensional random effects modelsSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Iain Johnstone (Stanford University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 25 June 2018, 11:00-11:45 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Managing Model Risk in BankingUNQ - Uncertainty quantification for complex systems: theory and methodologies Spyros Skoulakis (KPMG). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Monday 25 June 2018, 11:00-13:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series tbaSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Philippe Rigollet (Massachusetts Institute of Technology). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 25 June 2018, 11:45-12:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series tbaSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Philippe Rigollet (Massachusetts Institute of Technology). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 25 June 2018, 11:45-12:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series On applications of Empirical Bayes approaches to the Normal Means problemSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Matthew Stephens (University of Chicago). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 25 June 2018, 14:00-14:45 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series On applications of Empirical Bayes approaches to the Normal Means problemSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Matthew Stephens (University of Chicago). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 25 June 2018, 14:00-14:45 Engineering Department Bio- and Micromechanics Seminars 3D bioprinting for in vitro tissue engineeringProf Wei Sun, University of Nottingham. Monday 25 June 2018, 14:30-15:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series tbaSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Jana Jankova (University of Cambridge). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 25 June 2018, 14:45-15:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series tbaSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Jana Jankova (University of Cambridge). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 25 June 2018, 14:45-15:30 Materials Chemistry Research Interest Group Bridging Molecular and Heterogeneous Electrocatalysis Through Graphite ConjugationProf. Yogesh Surendranath, MIT, Cambridge, USA. Unilever Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road, Cambridge. Monday 25 June 2018, 15:00-16:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series tbaSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Flori Bunea (Cornell University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 25 June 2018, 16:00-16:45 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series A fast algorithm with minimax optimal guarantees for topic models with an unknown number of topicsSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Flori Bunea (Cornell University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 25 June 2018, 16:00-16:45 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Reducibility and Computational Lower Bounds for Problems with Planted Sparse StructureSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Guy Bresler (Massachusetts Institute of Technology). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 26 June 2018, 09:00-09:45 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series tbaSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Chao Gao (University of Chicago). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 26 June 2018, 09:45-10:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series tbaSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Ryan Tibshirani (Carnegie Mellon University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 26 June 2018, 11:00-11:45 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Two network scale challenges:Constructing and fitting hierarchical block models and fitting large block models using the mean field methodSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Peter Bickel (University of California, Berkeley). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 26 June 2018, 11:45-12:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Adaptive estimation of the rank of the regression coefficient matrixSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Marten Herman Wegkamp (Cornell University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 26 June 2018, 14:00-14:45 The impact of policy on the low-carbon transition: opening the black box of energy technologiesProfessor Laura Diaz Anadon, Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge. Maxwell Centre, Rayleigh Seminar Room. Tuesday 26 June 2018, 14:30-15:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series tbaSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Maryam Fazel (University of Washington). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 26 June 2018, 14:45-15:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series An Approximate Shapley-Folkman Theorem.STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Alex d'Aspremont (CNRS - Ecole Normale Superieure Paris). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 26 June 2018, 16:00-16:45 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series tbaSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Urvashi Oswal (University of Wisconsin-Madison). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 27 June 2018, 09:00-09:45 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Matrix completion in network analysisSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Elizaveta Levina (University of Michigan). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 27 June 2018, 09:45-10:30 A longitudinal study on the effect of testosterone and estradiol on empathy and systemizing (EQ-SQ): from amniotic fluid to adolescence.Tess Beking, PhD Student, Faculty of Behavioural and Social Sciences, University of Groningen. Large Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road. Wednesday 27 June 2018, 10:30-11:30 British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series Antarctic sea-ice control on glacial and modern deep-ocean circulation and carbon storage**If external to BAS, please email organiser in advance to gain access** Alice Marzocchi, NOC. British Antarctic Survey, Innovation Centre, Seminar Room 1. Wednesday 27 June 2018, 11:00-12:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series tbaSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Garvesh Raskutti (University of Wisconsin-Madison). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 27 June 2018, 11:00-11:45 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Representation, optimization and generalization properties of deep neural networksSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Peter Bartlett (University of California, Berkeley). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 27 June 2018, 11:45-12:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Candidates vs. Noises Estimation for Large Multi-Class Classification ProblemSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Tong Zhang (Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 28 June 2018, 09:00-09:45 Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine Colorectal cancer. Part 1. Presentation, Diagnosis and Intervention. Part 2. Cellular signalling networks in colon cancer and the models to study them - a basic research perspectiveThese talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend. Mr Simon Buczacki, CRUK Cambridge Institute and Dr Marc de la Roche, Department of Biochemistry. Clinical School Lecture Theatre 2. Thursday 28 June 2018, 09:30-10:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Estimating a covariance function from fragments of functional dataSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Aurore Delaigle (University of Melbourne). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 28 June 2018, 09:45-10:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Statistical Optimality of Stochastic Gradient Descent on Hard Learning Problems through Multiple PassesSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Francis Bach (INRIA Paris - Rocquencourt; ENS - Paris). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 28 June 2018, 11:00-11:45 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Monte Carlo adjusted profile likelihood, with applications to spatiotemporal and phylodynamic inference.STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Edward Ionides (University of Michigan). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 28 June 2018, 11:45-12:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Asymptotics of Eigenvectors and Eigenvalues for Large Structured Random MatricesSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Jinchi Lv (University of Southern California). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 28 June 2018, 14:00-14:45 Bridging the gap between atomistic and macroscopic models of homogeneous nucleationBingqing Cheng, EPFL. TCM Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory. Thursday 28 June 2018, 14:15-15:15 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Are there needles in a (moving) haystack? Adaptive sensing for detection and estimation of static and dynamically evolving signalsSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Rui Castro (Technische Universiteit Eindhoven). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 28 June 2018, 14:45-15:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Robust Estimation via Robust Gradient EstimationSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Pradeep Ravikumar (Carnegie Mellon University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 28 June 2018, 16:00-16:45 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series tbaSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Alexandre Tsybakov (CREST: Centre de Recherche en Économie et Statistique). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 29 June 2018, 09:00-09:45 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Group invariance and computational sufficiencySTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Vincent Vu (Ohio State University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 29 June 2018, 09:45-10:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Data perturbation for data scienceSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Richard Samworth (University of Cambridge). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 29 June 2018, 11:00-11:45 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Deconfounding using Spectral TransformationsSTSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability Peter Bühlmann (ETH Zürich); Domagoj Ćevid (ETH Zürich). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 29 June 2018, 11:45-12:30 Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology occasional seminars Science Fiction and ResearchBeacon Salon #12 Eric Rees and Ljiljana Fruk. Lecture Theatre 3, Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, West Cambridge Site. Friday 29 June 2018, 15:45-16:45 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series The model-independent theory of (∞,1)-categories (1)HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory Emily Riehl (Johns Hopkins University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 02 July 2018, 10:00-11:00 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Higher categories and algebraic K-theory (1)HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory Thomas Nikolaus (Universität Münster). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 02 July 2018, 11:30-12:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Higher Segal spaces (1)HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory Tobias Dyckerhoff (Universität Bonn). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 02 July 2018, 13:30-14:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series Factorization homology (1)HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory John Francis (Northwestern University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 02 July 2018, 14:30-15:30 Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series tbaHHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory Sarah Yeakel (University of Maryland, College Park). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 02 July 2018, 16:00-17:00 Title to be confirmedProf. Jeff Tallon, Victoria University of Wellington. Mott Seminar Room (531), Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics. Wednesday 04 July 2018, 11:00-12:30 British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series Moving-mesh finite element modeling of ocean circulation near ice shelf grounding lines**If external to BAS, please email organiser in advance to gain access** Ben Yeager, Imperial College London. British Antarctic Survey, Seminar Room 330b. Wednesday 04 July 2018, 11:00-12:00 Variance in Policy Gradient methods and Learning Sequential Latent Variable ModelsGeorge Tucker, Google Brain. Engineering Department, CBL Room BE-438.. Wednesday 04 July 2018, 11:00-12:00 Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine Lung Cancer. Part 1. Patient pathway and Intervention. Part 2. Lung Cancer: FuturescapeThese talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend. Dr Robert Rintoul, CUH and Papworth NHS Foundation Trusts, and Dr Frank McCaughan, Department of Biochemistry. Clinical School Lecture Theatre 2. Thursday 05 July 2018, 09:30-10:30 Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series Title to be confirmedDr James MacCabe, Clinical Senior Lecturer, Kings College London. Seminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.. Thursday 05 July 2018, 12:30-13:30 Title to be confirmedIf external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building Agatha de Boer, Stockholm University. British Antarctic Survey, Seminar Room 187. Thursday 05 July 2018, 14:00-15:00 Mechanistic insights from genome-wide association studies of reproductive traitsProfessor Ken Ong, MRC Epidemiology Unit, University of Cambridge. Large Meeting Room (groundfloor), Douglas House, 18B, Trumpington Road. Wednesday 11 July 2018, 10:30-11:30 Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine Diagnostics and patient pathways in pancreatic cancerMr Raaj Praseedom, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. Clinical School Lecture Theatre 2. Thursday 12 July 2018, 09:30-10:30 Applied and Computational Analysis TBCBernhard Schmitzer, University of Münster. MR 5. Thursday 12 July 2018, 14:00-15:00 Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine Research frontiers and new therapeutic strategies in pancreatic cancerThese talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend. Dr Tobias Janowitz, Department of Oncology. Clinical School Lecture Theatre 2. Thursday 19 July 2018, 09:30-10:30 Synthetic Chemistry Research Interest Group 'tbc'Professor Guosheng Liu from the Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, China. Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road, University of Cambridge, CB2 1EW. Thursday 19 July 2018, 16:00-17:00 Chemistry Departmental-wide lectures Nanostructures Prepared from Self-Assembly of Pillararene-Based Macrocyclic Amphiphiles and Supramolecular AmphiphilesProfessor Feihe Huang, Zhejiang University. Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry. Tuesday 24 July 2018, 10:00-12:00 Lectures in Cancer Biology and Medicine MicroRNAs as circulating biomarkers in cancerThese talks are aimed at first year PhD students but all are welcome to attend. Dr Matthew Murray, Department of Pathology. Clinical School Lecture Theatre 2. Thursday 26 July 2018, 09:30-10:30 Applied and Computational Analysis TBCAndrew Lam (Hong Kong). MR 5. Thursday 16 August 2018, 15:00-16:00 Department of Psychiatry & CPFT Thursday Lunchtime Seminar Series Can 24 months of high dose minocycline change disease course in mild Alzheimer's disease?Professor Rob Howard, Professor of Old Age Psychiatry, University College, London. Seminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.. Thursday 20 September 2018, 12:30-13:30 Hunting ultra high energy neutrinos with the ANITA experimentLinda Cremonesi (UCL). Ryle Seminar Room (Rutherford 930) . Tuesday 09 October 2018, 15:00-16:00 Synthetic Chemistry Research Interest Group Mechanism-driven catalyst design for sustainable chemistry (Prof. Carrow)Professor Brian McNaughton, Colorado State University and Professor Brad Carrow, Princeton University.. Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road, University of Cambridge, CB2 1EW. Wednesday 10 October 2018, 15:00-17:00 tbc (Image analysis for cancer treatment)Dr. Mireia Crispin (CRUK & Cavendish Laboratory). Ryle Seminar Room (Rutherford 930) . Tuesday 16 October 2018, 15:00-16:00 Surfaces, Microstructure and Fracture Group Title to be confirmedJeffrey Lloyd, Army Research Laboratory, Aberdeen MD. Mott Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory. Thursday 18 October 2018, 16:00-17:00 Wolfson College Science Society talks Anti-cancer drugs for transmissible cancers in Tasmanian devilsMaximilian Stammnitz, Transmissible Cancer Group, Cambridge. Friday 19 October 2018, 17:45-19:10 Theory - Chemistry Research Interest Group Title to be confirmedDr Birgit Strodel, Forschungszentrum Jülich. Department of Chemistry, Cambridge, Unilever lecture theatre. Wednesday 24 October 2018, 14:15-15:15 Surfaces, Microstructure and Fracture Group Full-field optical metrologyJonathan Huntley, Department of Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering, The University of Loughborough. Mott Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory. Thursday 25 October 2018, 16:00-17:00 Wolfson College Science Society talks Innovation in networked-systemsDr Noa Zilberman, Department of Computer Science and Technology. Friday 02 November 2018, 17:45-19:10 Surfaces, Microstructure and Fracture Group Title to be confirmedPeter Townsend, SMF Surface Group, Cavendish Laboratory. Mott Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory. Thursday 08 November 2018, 16:00-17:00 Chemistry Departmental-wide lectures Using Microwell Array Technology to Probe Chemistry and Biology at Their Fundamental LimitsProfessor David R Walt, Harvard Medical School. Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry. Monday 12 November 2018, 16:00-17:00 MINERvA cross sectionsXianguo Lu (Oxford). Ryle Seminar Room (Rutherford 930) . Tuesday 20 November 2018, 15:00-16:00 Theory - Chemistry Research Interest Group Title to be confirmedProfessor Nicola Marzari ( EPFL). Department of Chemistry, Cambridge, Unilever lecture theatre. Wednesday 21 November 2018, 14:15-15:15 3-body B decays (TBC)Keri Vos (Siegen University). Ryle Seminar Room (Rutherford 930) . Tuesday 27 November 2018, 15:00-16:00 Theory - Chemistry Research Interest Group Title to be confirmedProfessor Claudia Filippi, University of Twente. Department of Chemistry, Cambridge, Unilever lecture theatre. Wednesday 28 November 2018, 14:15-15:15 Synthetic Chemistry Research Interest Group 'tbc'Professor Michael Greaney, University of Manchester. Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road, University of Cambridge, CB2 1EW. Thursday 29 November 2018, 16:00-17:00 Colour and VisionProfessor Anya Hurlbert, Newcastle University. Friday 25 January 2019, 17:30-18:30 Evolution of the EyeProfessor Dan-Eric Nilsson, Lund University. Friday 01 February 2019, 17:30-18:30 Vision of Future TechnologyMs Sophie Hackford, Wired Magazine. Friday 08 February 2019, 17:30-18:30 Appearance and Physical RealityProfessor Carlo Rovelli, International Centre for Theoretical Physics. Friday 15 February 2019, 17:30-18:30 Synthetic Chemistry Research Interest Group 'tbc'Professor David Leigh, University of Manchester. Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road, University of Cambridge, CB2 1EW. Thursday 21 February 2019, 16:00-17:00 Viewing the UniverseDr Carolin Crawford, University of Cambridge. Friday 22 February 2019, 17:30-18:30 Surfaces, Microstructure and Fracture Group Title to be confirmedNeil Curson, Centre for the Advanced Characterisation of Materials, University College London. Mott Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory. Thursday 28 February 2019, 16:00-17:00 Computer VisionProfessor Andrew Blake, The Alan Turing Institute. Friday 01 March 2019, 17:30-18:30 Synthetic Chemistry Research Interest Group 'tbc'Professor Frank Glorius, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität in Münster. Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road, University of Cambridge, CB2 1EW. Monday 04 March 2019, 16:00-17:00 Perception of Visual SpaceProfessor Colin Blakemore, School of Advanced Study. Friday 08 March 2019, 17:30-18:30 Chemistry Departmental-wide lectures Alex Hopkins LectureSpeaker to be confirmed. Bristol-Myers Squibb Lecture Theatre at the Department of Chemistry (off the SPRI car park). Friday 22 March 2019, 17:00-18:00 Please see above for contact details for this list. |
Other listsCafe Synthetique Emerge Cambridge Open Research CambridgeOther talksIdentification of Active Species and Mechanistic Pathways in the Enantioselective Catalysis with 3d Transition Metal Pincer Complexes Reflecting on success and failure in community-based conservation: a case study from Western Amazonia Title: in a dark, dark forest far, far away. Subtitle A very rare cause of Microcephaly - so what? Enhancing the Brain and Wellbeing in Health and Disease Statistical Learning Theory |