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February

Sunday, February 19, 2017 - Saturday, February 25, 2017

It's National Engineers Week!
Dean of Engineering
Cosponsor: Bioengineering
Cosponsor: Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Cosponsor: Civil and Environmental Engineering
Cosponsor: Computational and Applied Mathematics
Cosponsor: Computer Science
Cosponsor: Electrical and Computer Engineering
Cosponsor: Materials Science & NanoEngineering
Cosponsor: Mechanical Engineering
Cosponsor: Rice Center for Engineering Leadership
Cosponsor: Statistics

Speakers:
We're celebrating all week long
with special events. Join us!
Duncan Hall

Thursday, February 23, 2017

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Rethinking algorithms in Data Science: Scaling up optimization using non-convexity, provably
Ken Kennedy Institute for Information Technology
Cosponsor: Bioengineering
Cosponsor: Chemistry
Cosponsor: Computational and Applied Mathematics
Cosponsor: Computer Science
Cosponsor: Dean of Engineering
Cosponsor: Electrical and Computer Engineering
Cosponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
Cosponsor: Mechanical Engineering
Cosponsor: Office of the Provost
Cosponsor: Statistics

Speakers:
Dr. Anastasios Kyrillidis
Simons Fellowship Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of Texas, Austin
1064 Duncan Hall

Monday, February 27, 2017

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Yule's "Nonsense Correlation" Solved!
Statistics

Speakers:
Philip Ernst
Assistant Professor
Rice University
1070 Duncan Hall

March

Friday, March 3, 2017

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Mapping the Milky Way Halo: Modeling and Classification of Sparsely Sampled Vector Valued Functions
Statistics

Speakers:
James Long
Assistant Professor
Texas A & M University
102 Keck Hall

Monday, March 6, 2017

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

No Colloquium
Statistics

Speakers:
Statistics Department
1070 Duncan Hall

Monday, March 13, 2017 - Friday, March 17, 2017

12:01 AM - 11:59 PM

Spring Break (No Scheduled Classes)
Statistics

Speakers:
Statistics Department
Rice University
6100 Main St
Houston, Texas
USA

Monday, March 20, 2017

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

TBA
Statistics

Speakers:
Statistics Department
1070 Duncan Hall