CS4960, Spring 2017   Class Schedule, Notes
Note: Schedule is subject to change, please check frequently

WK Class/Date Topic Events
1 Mon 1/30 Introduction
2 Mon 2/6 Finding Topics, public speaking advice
3 Mon 2/13 Preliminary topic due (face-to-face discussion, by 5pm Friday)
4 Mon 2/20 Topic proposal due (email, by Friday midnight)
5 Mon 2/27 Final topic approval via email
6 Mon 3/6 Topic presentation video-taping and paper draft feedback Presentation video and feedback due (Friday 4pm, in professor's mailbox)
7 Mon 3/13
8 Mon 3/20 Spring Break
9 Mon 3/27 Ferguson meets with Thomas
10 Mon 4/3 Ferguson paper due
Lopez meets with Thomas
11 Mon 4/10 Ferguson speaks ("Artificial Neural Networks - Classification, Image Parsing, and Translation")
Lopez paper due
Chu and Watson meet with Thomas
12 Mon 4/17 Lopez speaks ("Password Security and Authentication") Chu and Watson papers due
Villaver and Cope meet with Thomas
13 Mon 4/24 Chu speaks ("Monte Carlo Tree Search: A Probabilistic Approach to Playing Games")
Watson speaks ("Teams of Autonomous UAVs")
Villaver and Cope papers due
Singh and Sotelo meet with Thomas
14 Mon 5/1 Villaver speaks ("Smart Ubiquitous Networks")
Cope speaks ("Security for Implanted Medical Devices")
Singh and Sotelo papers due
Rodriguez meets with Thomas
15 Mon 5/8 Singh speaks ("CopyCatch, Seize the World!") (at 5pm) Rodriguez paper due
16 Mon 5/15 Talks cancelled today
Rodriguez speaks ("Reshaping Terrorist Networks")
Sotelo speaks