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2008 Seminars

Date
Title / Speaker
Place
Host

Date

2008-12-30 (Tue.) 10:30 – 11:30

Title / Speaker

Toward Robust Online Visual Tracking
Dr. Ming-Hsuan Yang, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science of University of California at Merced

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Chu-Song Chen

Date

2008-12-25 (Thu.) 14:00 – 15:30

Title / Speaker

Martingales of Patterns
Dr. Shuo Shuo-Yen Robert Li, Department of Information Engineering, Chinese University of Hong Kong

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Prof. Wen-Lian Hsu

Date

2008-12-25 (Thu.) 10:30 – 12:00

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Meng-Chang Chen

Date

2008-12-18 (Thu.) 14:00 – 15:00

Title / Speaker

TIGP--Combining p-values in bioinformatics studies
Dr. Ie-Bin Lian, Department of Mathematics, National Changhua University of Education

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Miss Elsa Pan

Date

2008-12-11 (Thu.) 14:00 – 15:00

Title / Speaker

TIGP--Two Tales of The Protein Docking Problem
Dr. Ming-Jing Hwang, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Academia Sinica

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Miss Elsa Pan

Date

2008-12-11 (Thu.) 11:00 – 12:30

Title / Speaker

News and Blog Analysis with Lydia
Steven Skiena, Computer Science at SUNY Stony Brook

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Tyng-Ruey Chuang

Date

2008-12-09 (Tue.) 10:00 – 12:00

Title / Speaker

Aesthetic Computing - How can Visual Arts Help Visualization
Prof. Kang Zhang, Director, Visual Computing Lab, Department of Computer Science, The University of Texas at Dallas, USA

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Mr. Min-Yuh Day

Date

2008-12-08 (Mon.) 10:00 – 12:00

Title / Speaker

Exploring the Power of Link Analysis
Prof. Philip S. Yu, The Department of Computer Science at the University of Illinois

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Ming-Syan Chen

Date

2008-12-04 (Thu.) 14:10 – 15:10

Title / Speaker

TIGP--Array-driven genomics and bioinformatics in cancer research
Dr. Hsei-Wei Wang, Institute of Microbiology and Immunology, National Yang Ming University

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Miss Elsa Pan

Date

2008-11-27 (Thu.) 14:00 – 15:00

Title / Speaker

TIGP--Global analysis of rice genes
Dr. Yue-Ie C. Hsing, Institute of Plant and Microbial Biology, Academia Sinica

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Miss Elsa Pan

Date

2008-11-27 (Thu.) 10:30 – 11:30

Title / Speaker

Semantic Visual Indexing for Medical Image Retrieval and Mobile Image Recognition
Dr. Joo Hwee Lim, Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Chu-Song Chen

Date

2008-11-20 (Thu.) 14:00 – 15:00

Title / Speaker

TIGP--Discovery of Structural and Functional Features in RNA, Pathways and Gene Identifications
Dr. Yi-Ping Phoebe Chen, Faculty of Science and Technology, Deakin University

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Wen-Lian Hsu

Date

2008-11-20 (Thu.) 10:00 – 12:00

Title / Speaker

Talking heads + Speech Technology + Language Learning
Preben Wik, Center for Speech Technology (CTT), Dept. Speech, Music and Hearing, KTH (Royal Institute of Technology), Sweden

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Hsin-Min Wang

Date

2008-11-17 (Mon.) 10:00 – 12:00

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Bo-Yin Yang

Date

2008-11-14 (Fri.) 19:00 – 21:00

Title / Speaker

Gone in 900 Seconds, Some Crypto Issues with WPA
Erik Tews, TU Darmstadt

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Bo-Yin Yang

Date

2008-11-12 (Wed.) 14:00 – 16:00

Title / Speaker

Using positive selection in uropathogenic E. coli FimH to probe pathogenesis of urinary tract infection
Swaine Chen, Departments of Molecular Microbiology and Molecular Pharmacology, Washington University School of Medicine

Place

Genomics Research Center 4F

Host

Dr. Huai-Kuang Tsai

Date

2008-11-11 (Tue.) 16:10 – 17:10

Title / Speaker

Algebra of Programming using Dependent Types
Josh Ko, National Taiwan University

Place

Seminar Room, 11th Floor, Management Building II, NTU

Host

Dr. Yih-Kuen Tsay

Date

2008-11-11 (Tue.) 14:30 – 16:00

Title / Speaker

The Higher-Order Computability Ordering
Jean-Pierre Jouannaud, Universit é de Paris-Sud à Orsay

Place

Seminar Room, 11th Floor, Management Building II, NTU

Host

Dr. Yih-Kuen Tsay

Date

2008-11-10 (Mon.) 10:00 – 12:00

Title / Speaker

Overview of XML Security and its Application in Workflow Management Systems
Prof. Gwan-Hwan Hwang, Dept. Computer Science & Information Engineering, National Taiwan Normal University

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Yue-Sun Kuo

Date

2008-10-30 (Thu.) 14:00 – 15:00

Title / Speaker

Applying Pharmacoinformatics for Drug Discovery and Development
Dr. Jung-Hsin Lin, Research Center for Applied Sciences, Academia Sinica

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Miss Elsa Pan

Date

2008-10-27 (Mon.) 10:00 – 12:00

Title / Speaker

An analytic approach of a hard-optimization problem
Dr. Vlady Ravelomanana, Centre national de la recherche scientifique

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Bo-Yin Yang

Date

2008-10-23 (Thu.) 10:30 – 12:00

Title / Speaker

Regulating the regulators: alternative splicing and microRNA binding in transcription factors
Dr. Terry Gaasterland, Professor and Director, Elected Vice President International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB)

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Wen-Lian Hsu

Date

2008-10-16 (Thu.) 14:00 – 15:00

Title / Speaker

TIGP--Inferring Genetic Networks for Complex Disease
Dr. Grace S. Shieh, Institute of Statistical Science, Academia Sinica

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Miss Elsa Pan

Date

2008-10-14 (Tue.) 11:00 – 12:30

Title / Speaker

BioCarta and Gene2gene
Dr. Michael Mengfu Shih, BioCarta Inc. USA

Place

Auditorium 101 at new IIS Building

Host

Prof. Chun-Nan Hsu

Date

2008-10-09 (Thu.) 14:00 – 15:00

Title / Speaker

TIGP--Regulatory mechanisms of adjacent genes in yeast
Dr. Huai-Kuang Tsai, Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Huai-Kuang Tsai

Date

2008-10-07 (Tue.) 14:30 – 16:00

Title / Speaker

Designing Networks with Good Equilibria
Dr. Ho-Lin Chen,

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Bow-Yaw Wang

Date

2008-10-02 (Thu.) 14:00 – 15:00

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Miss Elsa Pan

Date

2008-09-25 (Thu.) 14:00 – 15:00

Title / Speaker

TIGP--Genome Wide Association Studies
Dr. Cathy SJ Fann, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Academia Sinica

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Miss Elsa Pan

Date

2008-09-02 (Tue.) 10:30 – 12:00

Title / Speaker

Localization and Mapping of Surveillance Cameras in City Map
Prof. Cheng-Chieh Chiang, Information Technology, Takming University

Place

Auditorium 727 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Chu-Song Chen

Date

2008-09-02 (Tue.) 10:00 – 12:00

Title / Speaker

Video Archiving and Processing of Cell Images and Systems Genomics
Prof. Su-Shing Chen, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Fu Chang

Date

2008-09-01 (Mon.) 11:00 – 12:00

Title / Speaker

Tutorial on Gaussian Process Latent Variable Models
Prof. Sheng-Wen Shih, Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Chi Nan University

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. H.Y. Mark Liao

Date

2008-08-29 (Fri.) 15:00 – 17:00

Title / Speaker

Recent Progress in Phylogenetic Combinatorics
Dr. Andreas Dress, CAS-MPG Partner Institute for Computational Biology

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Jen-Cheng Chen

Date

2008-08-08 (Fri.) 10:30 – 12:00

Title / Speaker

3D-2D Spatiotemporal Registration for Sports Motion Analysis
Prof. Wee Kheng Leow, Dept. of Computer Science, National University of Singapore

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Chu-Song Chen

Date

2008-08-07 (Thu.) 09:00 – 10:00

Title / Speaker

On Unfolding 3D Lattice Polygons and 2D Orthogonal Trees
Dr. Sheung-Hung POON, National Tsing Hua University

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Director Der-Tsai Lee

Date

2008-08-06 (Wed.) 10:00 – 12:00

Title / Speaker

Abstract Voronoi Diagrams Revisited
Rolf Klein, University of Bonn

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Director Der-Tsai Lee

Date

2008-08-05 (Tue.) 10:00 – 12:00

Title / Speaker

A contextual modeling appraoch for systematic variations in heterogeneous training data
Prof. Xihong Wu, National Laboratory on Machine Perception, Speech and Hearing Research Center, Peking University

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. H.Y. Mark Liao

Date

2008-07-25 (Fri.) 12:30 – 14:00

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Bo-Yin Yang

Date

2008-07-11 (Fri.) 14:00 – 16:00

Title / Speaker

Clicking on Delimited Continuations
Oleg Kiselyov, Fleet Numerical Meteorology and Oceanography Center

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Shin-Cheng Mu

Date

2008-07-04 (Fri.) 10:30 – 12:00

Title / Speaker

Supporting Complex Multi-dimensional Queries in P2P Systems
Prof. Wang-Chien Lee, Computer Science and Engineering at Pennsylvania State University

Place

Auditorium 101 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Meng-Chang Chen

Date

2008-06-27 (Fri.) 10:30 – 12:00

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Ling-Jyh Chen

Date

2008-06-12 (Thu.) 16:00 – 17:00

Title / Speaker

Fast Duplicate Video Detection Techniques
Prof. C.-C. Jay Kuo, University of Southern California

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. H.Y. Mark Liao

Date

2008-06-11 (Wed.) 11:00 – 12:00

Title / Speaker

Multimedia Intelligent and Wireless Networked Living Technologies--NCKU Aspire Home for Quality Life
Prof. Jar-Ferr (Kevin) Yang, Director, Institute of Computer and Communication Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. H.Y. Mark Liao

Date

2008-06-05 (Thu.) 14:00 – 15:00

Title / Speaker

TIGP--A Gene Expression Study Design and Analysis Suite
Dr. Chen-Hsin Chen, Institute of Statistical Science, Academia Sinica

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Miss Elsa Pan

Date

2008-05-29 (Thu.) 14:00 – 15:00

Title / Speaker

Introduction to Genome-Wide Association Studies using Cancers as Example
Dr. Wen-Hui Su, Molecular Medicine Research Center, Chang-Gung University

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Miss Elsa Pan

Date

2008-05-22 (Thu.) 14:00 – 15:00

Title / Speaker

TIGP--Epigenetic silencing of human microRNA miR-9 in nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC)
Dr. Hua-Chien Chen, Molecular Medicine Research Center, Chang-Gung University

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Miss Elsa Pan

Date

2008-05-15 (Thu.) 14:00 – 15:00

Title / Speaker

Taiwan Biobank- A brief Introduction
Dr. Chen-Yang Shen, Institute of Statistical Science, Academia Sinica

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Miss Elsa Pan

Date

2008-05-14 (Wed.) 10:30 – 11:30

Title / Speaker

From Cartography to Geovisual Analytics
Prof. Menno-Jan Kraak, Chairman of the Department of Geo-Information Processing International Institute for Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation The Netherlands

Place

Auditorium 107 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Tyng-Ruey Chuang

Date

2008-05-13 (Tue.) 14:00 – 16:00

Title / Speaker

Financial Investment Decision Theory and Practice
Prof. An-Pin Chen, Institute of Information Management, Chiao Tung University

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Mr. Yi-Cheng Tsai

Date

2008-05-08 (Thu.) 14:00 – 15:00

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Miss Elsa Pan

Date

2008-04-03 (Thu.) 14:00 – 15:00

Title / Speaker

Detection of submicroscopic chromosomal aberrations and allelic alterations in unpaired tumor samples by genome-wide SNP scan
Dr. Ling-Hui Li, National Genotyping Center, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Academia Sinica

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Miss Elsa Pan

Date

2008-03-27 (Thu.) 14:00 – 15:00

Title / Speaker

TIGP--Experimental Evolution and Genomic Analysis of Mating Preference in Budding Yeast
Dr. Jun-Yi Leu, Institute of Molecular Biology, Academia Sinica

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Miss Elsa Pan

Date

2008-03-20 (Thu.) 15:00 – 16:00

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. H.Y. Mark Liao

Date

2008-03-20 (Thu.) 14:00 – 15:00

Title / Speaker

Patching the Puzzle of Genetic Networks
Dr. Grace S. Shieh, Institute of Statistical Science, Academia Sinica

Place

Auditorium 101 at new IIS Building

Host

Miss Elsa Pan

Date

2008-03-17 (Mon.) 10:00 – 12:00

Title / Speaker

Harnessing Thread-Level Parallelism on Multicore Processors
Prof. Pen-Chung Yew, University of Minnesota at Twin Cities

Place

Auditorium 101 at new IIS Building

Host

Professor D.T.Lee

Date

2008-03-13 (Thu.) 14:00 – 15:00

Title / Speaker

Pooled DNA analysis with oligonucleotide arrays
Dr. Hsin-Chou Yang, Institute of Statistical Science, Academia Sinica

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Miss Elsa Pan

Date

2008-03-11 (Tue.) 10:00 – 11:30

Title / Speaker

Issues on the Mining of Association Rules
Prof. Ming-Syan Chen, Electrical Engineering Department, National Taiwan University

Place

Auditorium 101 at new IIS Building

Host

Director Der-Tsai Lee

Date

2008-03-04 (Tue.) 10:30 – 12:00

Title / Speaker

Functional-Logic Specification for the Semantic Web
Harold Boley, Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Computer Science University of New Brunswick, Canada & Leader, Semantic Web Laboratory Institute for Information Technology - e-Business, NRC, Canada

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Prof. Churn-Jung Liau

Date

2008-01-30 (Wed.) 14:00 – 15:30

Title / Speaker

Overview of Supporting Trust Decisions
Steve Sheng, Camegie Mellon University

Place

Auditorium 306 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Bow-Yaw Wang

Date

2008-01-18 (Fri.) 10:00 – 12:00

Title / Speaker

Formal Verification of Samsung OneNAND Flash Device Driver : a Case Study
Prof. Moonzoo Kim, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology

Place

Auditorium 722 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Bow-Yaw Wang

Date

2008-01-17 (Thu.) 11:00 – 12:30

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Tyng-Ruey Chuang

Date

2008-01-04 (Fri.) 14:00 – 16:00

Title / Speaker

Introduction to XBRL GL
Mr. Kuo-Hua Chou, Department of Accountancy, National Pingtung Institute of commerce

Place

Auditorium 106 at new IIS Building

Host

Dr. Yue-Sun Kuo