Lecture: Monday, September 19, 2016 – John E. Hopcroft

John E. Hopcroft: “Exciting Computer Science Research Directions”


We have entered the information age and this has changed the nature of computer science and created many exciting research problems. Two of these are extracting information from large data sources and learning theory. This talk will focus on two problems: first, how to find hidden structure in social networks and second some subareas of research in deep learning.