Event Calendar 2012 – University of Copenhagen

Physics-Based Models for Human Motion Analysis

26 January 2012 kl. 13.15 - 14.15

Image Group Talk by David J Fleet, Department of Computer Science, University of Toronto Read more

PhD Course in Applied Nonsmooth Analysis and Multilevel Methods

30 January 2012

The Copenhagen eScience PhD School offers a PhD Course, which will give you a basic working understanding of nonsmooth analysis and multiscale methods, and which you will be able to apply on your own research problems. The course provides theory lectures on the elements of nonsmooth analysis and multiscale methods, supported by study group exercises. Read more

Join Algorithms for Distributed Databases

01 February 2012 kl. 10:00

Master thesis defence by Martin Ljørring, Wednesday February 1, 2012 at 10:00
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Regular Expressions and Multiparty Session Types with Applications to Workflow Based Verification of User Interfaces

01 February 2012 kl. Kl. 13.15

PhD defence by Lasse Nielsen Read more

Realization of Coinductive Types

02 February 2012 kl. 15.00 - 16:00

Coplas Talk by Dexter Kozen, Cornell University, New York Read more

Faster Treasure Hunt and Better Strongly Universal Exploration Sequences

17 February 2012 kl. 13.00 - 14.00

APL Group Talk by Qin Xin, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Faculty of Science and Technology, University of the Faroe Islands Read more

Contract Formalisation and Modular Implementation of Domain-Specific Languages

02 March 2012 kl. 13:15

PhD Defence by Thomas Hvitved Friday, March 2, 2012 at 13:15 Read more

HIPERFIT Monthly Seminar in March

06 March 2012 kl. 15.00

The seminar will be held on Tuesday, March 6 , 3pm in Mødelokale A/B at DIKU. Read more

Open House: SCIENCE Master study programs

09 March 2012 kl. 12:00

Do you consider taking a master within computer science or another SCIENCE based study at University of Copenhagen? Then you should visit us at the Open House event on Friday the 9th March. It's in HC Ørsteds Institutet, Universitetsparken 5, 2100 Copenhagen Ø. From 12.00 - 15.30. Read more

An in-depth study of local image descriptors and their performance

09 March 2012 kl. 13:00 - 14.00

 Master Defense by Anders Boesen Lindbo Larsen. It's at 13.00. Read more

Computer Aided Breast Cancer Risk Assessment using Shape and Texture of Breast Parenchyma in Mammography

12 March 2012 kl. 15:00

PhD-defense by Gopal Karemore at March 12 2012, NB: New time: 15.00 Read more

From Robust Design to Evolvable Systems Engineering

15 March 2012 kl. kl. 15.00 - 16.00

DIKU talk by Bernhard Sendhoff Read more

Preparing for ESS: Visions for data analysis software at ESS

16 March 2012 kl. 14:00

The eScience center is initiating a series of talks with the general topic “preparing for ESS”. The series is planned to run every third Friday of the month starting in March. The first speaker is Linda Udby, NBI. Friday March 16th 14.00 Read more

An Uncertainty-aware Query Selection Model for Evaluation of Information Retrieval Systems

21 March 2012 kl. 15:00-16:00

The Human-Centered Computing (HCC) group of DIKU jointly with the Centre for Communication and Computing (CCC) are happy to announce a talk by Prof. Ingemar J. Cox on the evaluation of information retrieval systems. The talk is open to all. Read more

Resource Analysis for Parallel and Distributed Coordination

22 March 2012 kl. 15.00 - 16:00

COPLAS Talk with H-W. Loidl, School of Mathematical and Computer Sciences, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh Read more

Imagining the Future - Thoughts on Computing

22 March 2012 kl. 9.00

TechTalk by Dan Reed, Corporate Vice President, Technology Policy Group, Microsoft Corporation
In this Talk Dan Reed will talk about new and compelling ideas that are transforming the future of computing, bringing about a plethora of changes that have significant implications for our profession and our society and raising some profound technical questions.

As the Corporate Vice President of the Technology Policy Group Dan Reed helps shape Microsoft's long-term vision for technology innovations and the company's associated policy engagement with governments and institutions around the ...
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Estimation of covariance matrices using incomplete data

28 March 2012 kl. 13.15 - 14.00

Guest talk by Kristjan Jonasson, professor of applied mathematics and head of the Department of Computer Science at the University of Iceland. It's at 13.15 Read more

Anatomy in Curved Spaces - Non-linear Modeling of Deformation and Shape for Medical Imaging

28 March 2012 kl. 14:00

PhD-defence by Stefan Sommer. It's at 14.00 p.m. Read more

Inaugural lecture by Martin Zachariasen

12 April 2012 kl. 15.00

Professor inaugural lecture by Martin Zachariasen, Head of the Computer Science Department at KU. Read more

Real-time Auralisation of the Lower Frequency Sound Field using Numerical Methods on the GPU

12 April 2012 kl. kl. 17.15 - 18.30.

Master defence by Nikolas Borrel-Jensen Read more

Two talks (Moduli Spaces and Automorphisms of Manifolds) and a reception

13 April 2012 kl. 14.15

On April 13, 4pm there will be a reception on the occasion of Ib Madsen's winning the 2012 Ostrowski prize. The reception will be preceded by talks Read more

ARCO Workshop at DIKU, April 2012

17 April 2012 kl. 9.30

Venue: Universitetsparken 13, Time: 17. april 2012  9.30-16.00. Scientific host is Pawel Winter pawel@diku.dk. Deadline for registration: 12th April. Read more

Visualization in research

18 April 2012 kl. 15:00 - 16.30

DIKU Talk by professor Kasper Hornbæk, DIKU, and Chris North, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Center for Human-Computer Interaction, Virginia Tech, USA. Read more

Facebook Tech Talk & Coding Challenge

25 April 2012 kl. Kl. 16.00 - 18.00

Facebook will be visiting DIKU on April 25 for a Tech Talk and Coding Challenge Read more

Accenture's IT Consultant for a Day

27 April 2012

Apply your education and skills in a team case competition Read more

A secure and flexible backup system in Haskell

27 April 2012 kl. 12:30

Specialeforsvar ved Johan Sejr Brinch Nielsen & Morten Brøns-Pedersen Read more

Bayesian Image Segmentation with Multiscale Feature Learning

01 May 2012 kl. 14:00

PhD-defense by Kersten Petersen. It's at 14.00 p.m. Read more

Library for Simulation of Hyper Elastic Materials under Large Deformations using GPU

03 May 2012 kl. kl. 9.30

Master thesis defense by Kasper Steenstrup Read more

Native Client - A Sandbox for Portable, Untrusted Native Code

07 May 2012 kl. kl. 12 - 13

Talk by Christian Stefansen from Google. It's at 12.00 Read more

HIPERFIT Monthly Seminar

08 May 2012 kl. 15:00

Monthly seminar with two talks Read more

Startup Weekend Finance

11 May 2012

The best idea within the web, mobile and software application wins DKK 10.000 and fame and glory! Read more

Asynchronous circuits in Industry

11 May 2012 kl. 13.00 - 14.00

Talk by Andrew Lines, cofounder and ex-VP of R&D of Fulcrum Microsystems, now a division of Intel. Read more

ESS Talk: Data analysis in real time?

11 May 2012 kl. 14:00

Presented by Robert Feidenhans'l at Friday May 11th 14.00. Read more

Double lecture in the course Topics in Programming Languages: Parallel Functional Programming.

14 May 2012 kl. 13.15

Double lecture by Geoffrey Mainland from Microsoft Research in Cambridge Read more

Automatic Boolean Query Generation for Biomedical Information Retrieval

14 May 2012 kl. 14.00

Master's Defense by Brian Søborg Mathiasen. Its at 14.00 at KUA Read more

Quantification of Biomechanical Imaging Biomarkers

18 May 2012 kl. 14:00

PhD-defence by Sudhakar Tummala at Friday 18th of May, 14:00. Read more

Microsoft Research distinguished researcher and managing director Andrew Blake visits DIKU

22 May 2012 kl. 12.00 - 12.45

DIKU enjoys the visit of professor Andrew Blake, distinguished researcher and head of Microsoft Research in Cambridge. Andrew Blake will give a talk on what's running at  Microsoft right now. The talk is open to all interested parties. It begins at 12.00 sharp! Read more

Dataflow Analysis for Software Product Lines

24 May 2012 kl. 15.00 - 16:00

Coplas Talk by Claus Brabrand, IT University, Copenhagen, Denmark. Its at DIKU, at 15.00 p.m. Read more

Combining Deduction~Modulo and Logics of Fixed-Point Definitions

25 May 2012 kl. 11.15 - 12.00

Coplas Talk by Gopalan Nadathur, University of Minnesota and IT University of Copenhagen. It's at 11.15 - 12.00. Read more

Project Roslyn - Compilers and Services for the Masses

25 May 2012 kl. 13:00

Brian Rasmussen visits DIKU at Friday May 25th, 13:00-14:00, to give a presentation of Project Roslyn Read more

Automatic IO filtering for optimizing cloud analytics

31 May 2012 kl. 15.00 - 16:00

Joint HIPERFIT and COPLAS talk by Dimitrios Vytiniotis, Microsoft Research, Cambridge, England. Read more

Combining multi-touch and mid-air gestures

31 May 2012 kl. Kl. 15.00

Master thesis defence by Marc Framvig Antonsen and Juri Rosenkilde Read more

SDU days of Scientific Computing

07 June 2012 kl. 13:15

7-8th June 2011 at IMADA in Odense, Denmark Read more

On the Path to Performance -- Using Greedy and Exact Seriation Algorithms to Increase the Kernel Instruction Count for a CUDA back-end for Numerical Python

08 June 2012 kl. 10.00

Master Thesis Defence by Clara Bettina Behrmann, it starts at 10.00 Read more

Face it: Your notebook is not enough!

22 June 2012 kl. 14.00 - 15.00

Preparing for ESS Talk by Brian Vinter, NBI, professor and Head of the eScience Center. It's at 14.00 Read more

Application of Particle Filtering to the G-SLAM Problem with Visual Occlusion and Tactile Sensing

22 June 2012 kl. 14:00 - 15.00

DIKU Talk by Jeff Trinkle, Professor of Computer Science, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY. It's at 14.00 in Small UP1 Read more

Pierus, an IT System for Qualitative Studies of Digitized Sources

27 June 2012 kl. 13:00

Master's Defense by Jeppe Eimose Larsen at Wednesday, June 27 2012, 1300-1430 Read more

Data Mining and Information Extraction for CiteSeerX and Friends

27 June 2012 kl. 14.30 - 15.30

Talk by Prof. C. Lee Giles, Pennsylvania State University USA. It's at 14.30 - 15.30. Cake is served in the kitchen after the talk. Read more

One Day Workshop on Single Assignment C (SaC) and APL Programming

28 June 2012 kl. 09:00

On June 28, 2012, DIKU and HIPERFIT host a one day workshop on Single assignment C (SaC) and APL programming. Participants will have a chance to try out both SaC and APL in practice through separate tutorial/exercise sessions. An overall theme of the workshop is to investigate the possibilities for using SaC as a target for realizing a subset of APL, so as to utilize SaC's possibilities for parallel computations on modern hardware.

Registration is required (but free) - lunch is included.

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Randomized Rumor Spreading in Social Networks

28 June 2012 kl. 16.00 - 17.00

DIKU Talk by Benjamin Doerr, Senior Researcher, Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik, Saarbrücken, Professor for Computer Science, Universität des Saarlandes Read more

4th Workshop on Reversible Computation

02 July 2012

The 4th Workshop on Reversible Computation will take place on July 2nd and 3rd, 2012 in Copenhagen, Denmark and is organized by the University of Copenhagen. Read more

Rewriting The Finite and The Infinite

09 July 2012 kl. 14:00

Doctoral thesis defence by Jakob Grue Simonsen at 2 PM at July 9th 2012 Read more

Using statistical models, network metrics and semi-structured interviews to analyze a friendship network in goSupermodel

16 August 2012 kl. 15:30

Master's defence by Casper Petersen, DIKU, SC on 16/8/2012 at 15:30 Read more

An analysis of the structure of the Eclipse ecosystem

16 August 2012 kl. 9:00

Master's defense by David Schor, DIKU on 16/8/2012 at 9:00 a.m. Read more

PCC 2012 - Proof, Computation, Complexity

17 August 2012 kl. 10:00

International Workshop

17-18 August 2012 at DIKU, Universitetsparken 1

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Computational Modeling of Frequency Responses in the Outer Ear

17 August 2012 kl. 10:00

Master's defence by Jonas Due Vesterleden, DIKU on 17/8/2012 at 10:00 a.m. Read more

Summer School on Domain Adaptation in Image Analysis

20 August 2012

The school will present basic and advanced topics in domain adaptation through theoretical and practical lectures given by distinguished researchers in the field. Read more

The Leeds Virtual Microscope

23 August 2012 kl. 15:00

Talk by Ruy Ruddle, Leeds University on 23/8/2012 at 15:00, DIKU SC, room 24.2.02. Read more

3D Reconstruction with Prior Knowledge

29 August 2012 kl. 9:15

Master's defence by Axel E. Jensen, DIKU on 29/8/2012 at 9:15 a.m. Read more

Interactive Modelling and Simulation of Human Motion

30 August 2012 kl. 14:00

PhD-defence by Morten-Engell Nørregård, DIKU on 30/8/2012 at 14:00. Read more

Two DIKU Talks: DBToaster and and Languages for Mathematical Computing

07 September 2012 kl. 13.00

Attend two exciting DIKU Talks: DBToaster: Higher-Order Delta Processing for     Dynamic, Frequently Fresh Views, by Yanif Ahmad, Johns Hopkins University and A Cluster of Languages for Mathematical Computing, by Stephen M. Watt, Western University, Canada. From 13.00 - 15.00. Read more

Design of Reversible Computing System Logic, Languages and Circuits

07 September 2012 kl. 15.15

PhD Defense by Michael Kirkedal Carøe. It starts at 15.15 Read more

ICFP 2012

10 September 2012

Join in at the 17th ACM SIGPLAN International Conference on Functional Programming. Read more

Conditional Random Fields for Object Localization

13 September 2012 kl. 13:45

Master's defence by Danielsen and Andreas Eilschou, DIKU, on September 13, at 13:45. Read more

Automatic video summary generation using multiple sources

14 September 2012 kl. 14:00

MSc thesis defence by Anders Spælling and Lauge Jepsen at Friday September 14 at 14:00-16:30 Read more

DICON boardgame day

15 September 2012 kl. 10:00

Students, faculty members and friends are invited to join us in the canteen for a day of boardgames. Read more

Parameterized Parallel Complexity

27 September 2012 kl. 14.00 - 15.15

Master's defense by Noy Rotbart Read more

DIKU Alumni Day - Theme: Innovation and Newbiz

28 September 2012 kl. 14:00

In 2010 we celebrated DIKU’s 40th anniversary as a day conference with international speakers from the childhood of computer science. This has inspired us to institute an annual – more informal – DIKU Alumni Day. Read more

Guidance days for DM in programming

03 October 2012 kl. 3 pm

Participate in DM in Programmering 2012 for students and get the chance to win a travel gift card worth 10,000 DKK! As an extra service we offer our students three afternoons with guidance before the contest. Read more

Cassandra as a Big Data Platform

04 October 2012 kl. 17:00

A talk with Matt Dennis at Issuu. Registraton needed, seats are limited. Read more

Meeting in DIKU Business Club

04 October 2012 kl. kl. 14-16

Tema: Finansiel støtte og know-how til udviklingsprojekter i din virksomhed Read more

The Alumni Association Kubulus' 10th Career Fair - Get to know your future plans

09 October 2012 kl. 11:30

Get inspiration for student jobs and business cooperation during your study at the alumni association's 10th career fair. Read more

Application of Machine Learning Algorithms to Credit Scoring

09 October 2012 kl. 15:45

NEW DATE FOR MASTER'S DEFENCE BY KASPER NYBO HANSEN:             OCTOBER 9 AT 15:45 Read more

Digital data – lost, found, and made

16 October 2012 kl. 9:45

Centre for Communication and Computing (CCC) hosts a seminar on internet research. Read more

Improving the efficiency of priority-queue structures

23 October 2012 kl. 15:15

Using data-structural transformations and number systems. PhD thesis defence by Claus Jensen Read more

Prototyping Matters of Concern

23 October 2012 kl. Kl. 13.00

On Productive Relations of Participatory Design and STS in Patient-Centered Healthcare. PhD-defence by Jonas Moll Read more

Reducing the Search Space in Protein Structure Prediction

29 October 2012 kl. 15.15

PhD defense by Rasmus Fonseca Read more

The computational analysis of the human genome: Old and new problems

29 October 2012 kl. 2 pm

DIKU Talk by Anna Tramontano on October 29th 2012 at 2.00 pm. Read more

RSA Cryptanalysis and factorization algorithms

30 October 2012 kl. 11.00

Master’s defense by Tommy Bülow, it's at 11.00 am Read more

TechTalk: Async in C# 5.0 - No More Callbacks!

05 November 2012 kl. kl. 9.00 - 10.30

By Mads Torgersen, Program Manager for the C# Language at Microsoft Read more

Open lectures at New Media and the Public Sphere conference

08 November 2012 kl. 9.30

CEMES and CCC invite you to the open lectures of the New Media and the Public Sphere conference Read more

DIKULAN 9. to 11. november

09 November 2012

DIKULAN this season will take place from the 9th to the 11th of November 2012 in DIKUs cantine.

The tickets will be sold in DIKUs cantine monday to friday between 12 and 13. The price is 50 kr pr. ticket.  

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Information Retrieval and Sentiment Analysis for Scientific Literature

09 November 2012 kl. 14:00 - 15.00

Master’s defense by Youhui Shi, it's at 14.00 p.m. Read more

Specific Star Formation Rate Estimation and Classification Using Adaptive Learning Techniques

09 November 2012 kl. 9.00-11.00

MSc thesis defense by Marcho Markov and Traian Popa. It's at 9.00 Read more

Language-integrated querying for efficient payment matching

12 November 2012 kl. 15.00 - 16.00

MSc thesis defence by Simon Christiansen, it's at 15.00 Read more

Accentures High Performance Business Forum for students

15 November 2012 kl. Kl. 11.00-13.00

Opportunities in the new reality  - November 15 Read more

The Future of Looking Back

16 November 2012 kl. 15:00

Open and free talk by Abigail Sellen - CANCELLED Read more

Copenhagen Startup Weekend

16 November 2012 kl. 6:30 pm

Participate in the Copenhagen Startup Weekend! Anyone is welcome to pitch their startup idea and receive feedback from their peers, with a chance to see your idea come to life. Read more

Adaptive Auto-Partitioning in Distributed Transaction based Data Storage Models

19 November 2012 kl. 16.00 - 18.00

M.Sc. defense by Vivek Shah, it's at 16.00 Read more

Hierarchical Kernel Methods for Medical Image Analysis

22 November 2012 kl. 14:15

MSc thesis defense by Pengfei Diao on November 22 at 14:15. Read more

Prototyping a Collective - on ethnography, design, and use of a personal health record

23 November 2012 kl. 14:00

PhD defense by Tariq Andersen. It starts at 14.00 Read more

Modular Implementation of Programming Languages and a Partial-Order Approach to Infinitary Rewriting

30 November 2012 kl. kl. 15.15

PhD defence by Patrick Bahr Read more

Investigating Just-In-Time Compilation of Vector Bytecode

19 December 2012 kl. 10:30

Master's defence by Johannes Lund, DIKU on 19/12/2012 at 10:30 Read more