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Epstein Institute Seminar Series

DEI seminar, Spring 2015
GER 206(unless otherwise designated below)
Tuesday, 3:30-4:50pm

01/13: Dr. Shinyi Wu, University of Southern California
An Engineer-Led Clinical Trial to Harness Technology to Facilitate Evidence-Based Depression Care-Management

01/27: Dr. Jorge Nocedal, Northwestern University
Variance Reduction Optimization Methods for Machine Learning

02/10: Dr. Vijay Nair, University of Michigan
What’s the Big Deal about ‘BIG DATA’?

02/17 (10.00-11.00 am): Hoda Bidkhori, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Flexibility, Adaptability and Pareto Efficiency in Manufacturing Operations

02/19 (Thursday, 10.00-11.00 am): Nathan Kallus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
From Predictive to Prescriptive Analytics

02/24: Michael C. Ferris, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Modeling and Optimization within Interacting Systems

03/03: Dr. Alejandro Toriello, Georgia Institute of Technology
The One-Dimensional Dynamic Dispatch Waves Problem

03/10(EEB 248): Dr. Ann Bisantz, The University at Buffalo
Meta-Information Visualization: A Human Factors Approach

03/24: Dr. Jimeng Sun, Georgia Institute of Technology
Meta-Information Visualization: A Human Factors Approach

03/31: Dr. Soomin Lee, Duke University
Decentralized Optimization for Network Systems

04/07: Dr. Rajan Batta, University at Buffalo
Peacetime Convoy Movement Problem: A Civilian Perspective

04/14: Dr. Shmuel S. Oren, University of California at Berkeley
Smart Markets for a Smart Electricity Grid

04/21: Dr. Tinglong Dai, Johns Hopkins University
Contracting for On-Time Delivery in the U.S. Influenza Vaccine Supply Chain

04/24 (Friday, 2.00-3.00 pm): Milinda Lakkam, Stanford University
Modeling the Relationship Between Nutrition and Disease: The Case of Malaria

04/28 (Friday, 2.00-3.00 pm): Dr. Uday V. Shanbhag, Pennsylvania State University
Modeling the Relationship Between Nutrition and Disease: The Case of Malaria