COSMOS CLUSTER 1 Schedule

 

 

 

MON

TUE

WED

THU

FRI

 

AM

11

Intro

 

12

 

13

Growth of Computer Power

(Carter)

14

 

15

Human and Machine Perception

(Alvarado)

 

 

PM

 

What is Computation?

(Pasquale)

 

 

Get Acquainted with the Lab

(Carter)

 

Can Computers Think?

(Alvarado)

 

 

Faculty Lecture: Bioinformatics,

Prof Pavel Pevzner

(Host: Pasquale)

 

 

Are Humans Just Machines?

(Pasquale)

 

 

AM

18

Designing Algorithms

(Carter)

 

19

 

20

Faculty Lecture: Computer Games,

Prof Geoff Voelker

(Host: Pasquale)

 

21

 

22

Challenge of Parallelism

(Carter)

 

 

PM

 

Introduction to Machine Learning

(Alvarado)

 

 

Field Trip:

San Diego Supercomputer Center (Carter)

 

Simple Pattern Recognition

(Alvarado)

 

Faculty Lecture:

Internet Worms,

Prof Stefan Savage

(Host: Pasquale)

 

 

Lab time

(Alvarado)

 

AM

25

Dynamic Programming

(Carter)

26

 

27

Analog vs. Digital Computation

(Pasquale)

 

28

 

29

 Field Trip: The Computational Neuroanatomy Lab, Prof J Krichmar

(Alvarado)

 

PM

 

Implementing Simple Classifiers

(Alvarado)

 

Field Trip:

Human-Computer Interface Lab,

Prof Jim Hollan

(Host: Alvarado)

 

Speech Recognition and HMMs

(Alvarado)

 

 

Software Battle Bots Contest,

Prof Brad Calder

(Host: Pasquale)

 

Computers in the Movies: “Stealth”

(Pasquale)

 

AM

1

Scientific Computing

(Carter)

 

2

 

3

Limits of Computation (Pasquale)

 

4

 

5

Final project presentations

 

PM

 

Analog vs. Digital Computation II (Pasquale)

 

Work on final project

 

 

 

 

Conclusion

 

 

Work on final project

 

Final projects exposition

 

Last modification: August 1, 2005