All Events

Apr 8

Joint ECE and CPSRC Seminar: Safety-Critical Control of Dynamic Robotic Systems

Aaron Ames
Professor of Mechanical and Civil Engineering and Control and Dynamical Systems

Abstract: Science fiction has long promised a world of robotic possibilities: from humanoid robots in the home, to wearable robotic devices that restore and augment human capabilities, to swarms of autonomous robotic systems forming the backbone of the cities of the future, to robots enabling... Read More

Apr 5

CPSRC Seminar: Internet privacy: Towards more transparency

Balachander Krishnamurthy
Lead Inventive Scientist

Abstract Internet privacy became a hot topic with the radical growth of Online Social Networks (OSN) and attendant publicity about various leakages.  For several years, we examined aggregation of user’s information by a steadily decreasing number of entities as unrelated websites are browsed... Read More

Apr 2

Joint AM-Math Seminar: Agreeing to Disagree in Anisotropic Crowds

Alexander Vladimirsky

Abstract:How do the choices made by individual pedestrians influence the large-scale crowd dynamics? What are the factors that slow them down and motivate them to seek detours? What happens when multiple crowds pursuing different targets interact with each other? We will consider how answers to... Read More