Upcoming Events

Daniel A. Fletcher, PhD, DPhil
Monday, May 13, 2019 - 12:00pm
Teer 203
Membrane interfaces formed at junctions between cells are often associated with characteristic patterns of membrane protein organization, such as in epithelial tissues and between cells of the immune system. While this organization can be influenced by receptor clustering, lipid domain formation,... Read More »
Viveck R. Cadambe
Friday, May 10, 2019 - 12:00pm
Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall, Room 330
The scalability of distributed computing is limited by two aspects: (1) excessively slow stragglers or faulty nodes, (2) communication bottlenecks in the system. This talk presents tools and ideas inspired by coding theory to add redundancy to data/computation that promise to tackle these... Read More »
Hoted by Galen Reeves
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 1:00pm
Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall, Room 330
Poster session for STA/ECE 741 class. Refreshments will be provided!
Dennis Furlaneto, Exxon Mobil
Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 11:45am
Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall, Room 330
11:45 am: LUNCHNoon: SeminarDennis will talk about how doing data science in ExxonMobil looks like, how a data science team is built, what tools and skills are required and what a data scientist needs to do in order to add value in the real world.
Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 10:00am
The +DS Projects in Medicine and the Health Data Science Internship Program will hold a student showcase on Thursday, April 25, 2019 from 10 AM - 12 PM in the Gross Hall Atrium.Students will present posters and "lightening talk" presentations about their work. We invite you to join us to learn... Read More »
Davis Vaughan, R Studio
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 11:45am
Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall, Room 330
Within the tidyverse, the core structure that powers many packages is the tibble, a modern reimagining of the data frame. Unfortunately, with the large focus on data frames, the array has been left behind. The rray package is an attempt to change that. By borrowing ideas from tibble, rray hopes to... Read More »
Marc Suchard, Professor in the Departments of Biostatistics, of Biomathematics and of Human Genetics in the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health and David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 3:30pm
Old Chemistry 116
Seminars generally take place in 116 Old Chemistry Building on Fridays from 3:30 - 4:30 pm. For additional information contact: karen.whitesell@duke.edu or phone 919-684-8029. Sorry, but we do not have reprints available. Please feel free to contact the authors by email for follow-up information,... Read More »
Yao Xie, Georgia Tech
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 3:00pm
Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall, Room 330
Reception: 3:00 pmSeminar: 3:30 pm
Hongyu Zhao
Monday, April 15, 2019 - 11:30am
French Family Science Center 4233
Hongyu Zhao, Yale University, Biostatistics
Amita Gajewar, Microsoft
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 4:30pm
Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall, Room 330
Multiple finance organizations within Microsoft rely on having accurate financial forecasts for critical business decisions. One such organization, Enterprise Partner Group, serves the largest commercial and public sector organizations across the globe with total products' revenue in the range of... Read More »