University of Otago logo. Computer and Information Science Seminars

Seminar Homepage

2014 Computer and Information Science Seminar Series

This page provides a list of seminars that will be presented on the dates specified at 1:00 pm in the Room 106 of the Owheo Building (133 Union Street East). Where available, an abstract of the seminar can be displayed by clicking on the title of the seminar.

If you wish to be added to a mailing list in order to automatically receive announcements of the weekly seminars, then please send an e-mail message to the seminar list administrator .

Semester 1


February 28
Computational aspects of continuum statistics
Dr Todd Pataky, Visiting William Evans Fellow, Department of Bioengineering -- Shinshu University, Japan


March 7
Whether the weather be wet...
Andrew Trotman, Department of Computer Science
Download pdf

March 14
Overview of phenomenological rules of synaptic plasticity
Lubica Benuskova, Department of Computer Science
Download pdf

March 21
Evolutionary Computation - a bit like Grandad's axe
Grant Dick, Department of Information Science

March 28
How are genes involved in long-term potentiation?
Gonzalo Sanchez Nido, Department of Computer Science


April 4
"What I've been borking on lately..."
Chris Edwards, Department of Information Science

April 11
Supporting students' self-regulated learning - a pilot study
Claudia Ott, Department of Computer Science

April 18
No Seminar - Good Friday

April 25
No Seminar - Mid Semester Break


The Eccentric Alchemist and the Noisy Dog: A Short Study of Emergence in Nature and Science
Carl Leichter, Department of Information Science

May 9
Policy-driven reconfiguration of event-based middleware
David Eyers, Department of Computer Science

May 16
Modeling the Lossy Behaviour of Delay Tolerant Networks
Jeremiah Deng, Department of Information Science

May 23
Novice Programmers' Faults & Failures in GOAL Programs: Empirical Observations and Lessons
Michael Winikoff, Department of Information Science
Download pdf

May 30

End Of Semester One

Last modified: Tuesday, 08-Jul-2014 08:50:04 NZST

This page is maintained by the seminar list administrator .