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Events Calendar

29 Nov
Career Development
LGRC A104 Makerspace
Wednesday, 11/29/2023 10:00am to 2:00pm

Join us in the LGRC A104 Makerspace for a series of talks (plus lunch!) by engineers from Meta! Attend for any number of the following talks:

10AM: Firmware All The Way Down: Demystifying the Computers Inside Your...

29 Nov
Teaching Discussion
Computer Science Building, Room 150
Wednesday, 11/29/2023 11:00am to 12:00pm

Abstract:  Congestion is one of the most important challenges in computer network communication. In this talk, we will learn what network congestion is, delve into its causes, and examine its impact on network performance...

29 Nov
Rising Stars
Lederle Graduate Research Center, Room A112
Wednesday, 11/29/2023 12:20pm to 1:20pm

Abstract: Interactive data interfaces (e.g., visualizations,dashboards) are critical in nearly every stage of data management. I believe interactive data interfaces, rather than traditional programming, will be the...

29 Nov
Graduate Event
Lederle Graduate Research Center, Room A104
Wednesday, 11/29/2023 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Mark your calendars! RTC is hosting two events in November where we'll be talking about the white paper “Towards an AI Accountability Policy,” co-written by UMass Amherst faculty and students in response to the “AI...

30 Nov
Career Development
Thursday, 11/30/2023 10:00am to 12:00pm

Tomm Hebb and Manish Bhatt are Security Engineers at Meta working on Red Team X, a security research team. They'll be running an interactive, hands-on security workshop in LGRC A215 for a limited number of students...

30 Nov
Teaching Discussion
Thursday, 11/30/2023 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Abstract: Hash functions are now an essential part of cryptography, data science and cyber security. As part of the Cryptography course we will review their properties, try to develop our own hash function, explore how...

30 Nov
Undergraduate Event
Computer Science Building, Room 150/151; ELABII (Room 119)
Thursday, 11/30/2023 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Join us for our second annual CICS Research Night –an event designed to introduce undergraduates to research opportunities in the Manning College of Information and Computer Sciences. The event has two parts: 1) a panel...

01 Dec
Systems Lunch
Lederle Graduate Research Center, Room A104 (Makerspace)
Friday, 12/01/2023 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Abstract: Wireless sensors and edge-cloud analytics can gather and process vast amounts of data about the physical world, offering radical new insights about everything from critical infrastructure to interpersonal...

01 Dec
Lederle Graduate Research Center, Room A112
Friday, 12/01/2023 12:05pm to 1:30pm

Abstract: Most social network analysis assumes an objective network of shared social ties, typically measured as self-reports from research subjects. Although it is common for two parties to give discrepant reports of...

01 Dec
Special Event
Virtual via Zoom
Friday, 12/01/2023 1:30pm

The session will review research on Black women’s experiences as undergraduate and graduate students in higher education, particularly at predominantly white universities; integrate a mentoring model and resistance...