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Theoretical Computer Science

Date:  Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Location:  EECS 1500 (4:30 PM to 5:30 PM)

Title:  The Story Behind the Result

Abstract:   In this talk I will try to explain how various results of mine and others came into being. Understanding the history of advances in our area, computer science, is the key to future advances. Or as Trent says in the movie (1996) Swingers:

"Look at this, okay? I want you to remember this face, here. Okay? This is the guy behind the guy behind the guy."

So we will talk about the story behind the story behind the story . . .

Note: this talk is part of the CSE division's Distinguished Lecture Series. See the CSE announcement at https://www.eecs.umich.edu/eecs/etc/events/showevent.cgi?3594 for speaker bio and link to webcast.

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Speaker:  Richard Lipton
Institution:  Georgia Institute of Technology

Event Organizer:      CSE

 

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