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Colloquium - Current and Upcoming Events - Aug. 9, 2009

  • * SFI community lectures are free, open, & accessible to the public.
  • * Seminars & colloquia are geared for scientists but free & open to the interested public.
  • * All other SFI events are by invitation only.
  • * Note: We are unable to accommodate members of the public for SFI's limited lunch service; you're welcome to bring your own.

Sept. 24, 2009

3:30 p.m.
Collins Conference Room
Colloquium

Organized by Lenka Zdeborova, Los Alamos National Laboratory

Oct. 2, 2009

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Ariel Rubinstein (School of Economics, Tel Aviv University)

Oct. 8, 2009

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Misha (Michael) Chertkov (T-4/Los Alamos National Laboratory)

Oct. 29, 2009

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Jason Johnson (Los Alamos National Laboratoary

Nov. 5, 2009

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Nov. 5, 2009 - Oct. 5, 2009
Colloquium

David Field (Cornell University)

Nov. 19, 2009

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Bernardo Huberman (HP Labs)

Dec. 18, 2009

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Alon Haley - Google

Jan. 7, 2010

12:15 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Hosted by Aaron Clauset

Feb. 4, 2010

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

David Pines, U C Davis, ICAM, UIUC, and SFI Science Board

Feb. 18, 2010

12:15 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Sergei Maslov Department of Condensed Matter Physics and Materials Science, Brookhaven National Laboratory

Host: Aaron Clauset

March 11, 2010

12:15 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Dr. Zhe-Xi Luo Curator at Carnegie Museum of Natural History

SFI Hosts: Doug Erwin and Aaron Clauset

March 16, 2010

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Tom Olszewski (Department of Geology and Geophysics, Texas A&M University)

March 25, 2010

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Asif Ghazanfar (Neuroscience Institute, Departments of Psychology and Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University)

April 8, 2010

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Jordi Bascompte (Integrative Ecology Group, Estación Biológica de Doñana, CSIC)

Host: Jennifer Dunne

April 28, 2010

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

  Frans de Waal (Director of the Living Links Center, part of the Yerkes National Primate Research Center, EMORY University, Atlanta, USA

SFI Hosts: Jessica Flack and Jeremy van Cleve

May 6, 2010

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Michael Nielsen

SFI Host: Aaron Clauset

May 13, 2010

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Henrik Jensen (Department of Mathematics and Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Imperial College, London)

SFI Host:  Geoffrey B. West

July 14, 2010

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Mahzarin R. Banaji (Harvard University)

SFI Host:  Jerry Sabloff

July 15, 2010

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Introduction by:  Harold Morowitz (George Mason University)
Presentation by: John Allen, William Dempster and Mark Nelson, Biospheric Design Division, Global Ecotechnics Corporation (Santa Fe, NM) and Institute of Ecotechnics (U.K. and U.S.A.)

SFI Host:  J. Doyne Farmer

July 22, 2010

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Patricia McAnany (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill)

SFI Host:  Jerry Sabloff

July 27, 2010

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Claudio Cioffi-Revilla (Director, Center for Social Complexity, Krasnow Institute for Advanced Study, George Mason University)

SFI Host:  Paula Sabloff

Aug. 4, 2010

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Ken Pomeranz (University of California, Irvine)

SFI Host:  Jerry Sabloff

Aug. 8, 2010

Aug. 8, 2010 - July 14, 2010
Colloquium

Colloquium, Harvard University

Aug. 9, 2010

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Rob Boyd (University of California, Los Angeles)

SFI  Host:  Jerry Sabloff

Aug. 10, 2010

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Dan Smail (Harvard University)

SFI Host:  Jerry Sabloff

Aug. 26, 2010

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Jeff Johnson (East Carolina University)

SFI Host: Jerry Sabloff

Sept. 9, 2010

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

H. Russell Bernard (Professor of Anthropology, Emeritus, University of Florida)

SFI Host:  Paula Sabloff

Sept. 17, 2010

12:15 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Mathew J. Burrows (Counselor and Director, Analysis and Production Staff, National Intelligence Council)

SFI Host: Chris Wood

Sept. 30, 2010

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

David Klahr (Carnegie Mellon University)

Purpose: Colloquium
SFI Host: Jeremy Sabloff

Oct. 1, 2010

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Ricardo Hausmann (Harvard University)

Purpose: Colloquium
SFI Host: Jeremy Sabloff

Nov. 8, 2010

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Vladimir Filkov (Department of Computer Science, University of California, Davis)

SFI Host: Raissa D'Souza and Jennifer Dunne

Nov. 18, 2010

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Seth Lloyd (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and SFI External Professor)

Purpose: Colloquium
SFI Host: Rogier Braakman

March 10, 2011

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

James P. Crutchfield (Complexity Sciences Center and Physics Department, University of California at Davis, and SFI External Professor)

Purpose: Colloquium
SFI Host: David Krakauer

March 31, 2011

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Mimi Koehl (Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley, and SFI Science Board Member)

Purpose: Sabbatical
SFI Host: Rogier Braakman

April 21, 2011

3:30 p.m.
Collins Conference Room
Colloquium

Animesh Ray (Professor, Systems Biology, Director, Center for Networks Studies, Director of PhD Programs, Keck Graduate Institute of Applied Life Sciences)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Tanmoy Bhattacharya

April 28, 2011

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Michael Mitzenmacher (Professor and Dean of Computer Science, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University)

Purpose: Colloquium
SFI Host: Cris Moore

May 5, 2011

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Melanie Mitchell (Maseeh College of Engineering and Computer Science, Portland State University)

Purpose: Sabbatical
SFI Host: Rogier Braakman

May 19, 2011

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Andrew Lo (Harris & Harris Group Professor, MIT Sloan School of Management; Director, MIT Laboratory for Financial Engineering)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Doyne Farmer

July 7, 2011

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Caleb E. Finch (Andrus Gerontology Center, University of Southern California)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Geoffrey B. West

July 21, 2011

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Stephen Shennan (Professor of Theoretical Archaeology; Director, Institute of Archaeology, University College London)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Sam Bowles

July 28, 2011

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Alan Kirman (Professor and Director of Studies, GREQAM)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Sam Bowles

Aug. 4, 2011

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Robert Engle (New York University Stern School of Business)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Doyne Farmer

Aug. 18, 2011

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Frank R. Baumgartner (Richard J. Richardson Distinguished Professor of Political Science, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

Purpose: Colloquium
SFI Host: Nathan Collins

Aug. 25, 2011

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Torben C. Rick (Curator of North American Archaeology, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History)

Purpose: Colloquium
SFI Host: Tanmoy Bhattacharya

Oct. 27, 2011

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

William Bialek (John Archibald Wheeler/Battelle Professor in Physics, Associate Director of the Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics, and a Faculty Fellow in the Princeton Center for Theoretical Science, Princeton University)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Jessica Flack

Nov. 17, 2011

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Alan Rogers (Department of Anthropology, The University of Utah)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Laura Fortunato

Dec. 7, 2011

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Christopher Jarzynski (Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Institute for Physical Science and Technology, University of Maryland)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Fabio Caccioli

Dec. 15, 2011

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Terry Hwa (Center for Theoretical Biology Physics and Department of Physics, University of California, San Diego)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Rogier Braakman

Feb. 9, 2012

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Carol R. Ember (Human Relations Area Files at Yale University)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Paula Sabloff

Feb. 23, 2012

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Kevin N. Laland (University of St. Andrews)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Doug Erwin

March 1, 2012

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Timothy Newman (University of Dundee)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: James O'Dwyer

April 23, 2012

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Sergey Gavrilets (Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Department of Mathematics, National Institute For Mathematical and Biological Systems, University of Tennessee)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Laura Fortunato

May 10, 2012

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Alan Hastings (Environmental Science and Policy, University of California, Davis)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Jennifer Dunne

May 16, 2012

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Raissa D'Souza (University of California, Davis; External Professor, Santa Fe Institute)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Cris Moore

Aug. 2, 2012

12:15 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Sir Christopher Llewellyn Smith (Director of Energy Research, Oxford University; President SESAME Council; Director General, CERN 1994-1998)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Geoffrey West

Aug. 30, 2012

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

George Dyson (Author and Historian of Technology)

Purpose: Colloquium
SFI Host: Simon DeDeo

Sept. 11, 2012

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Herbert Maschner (Anthropology Research Professor; Director, Idaho Museum of Natural History; Director, Center for Archaeology, Materials, and Applied Spectroscopy)

Purpose: Colloquium
SFI Host: Jerry Sabloff

Sept. 26, 2012

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Martin Davis (Professor Emeritus, Courant-NYU; Visiting Scholar, UC Berkeley)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Cris Moore

Oct. 9, 2012

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Troy Day (Professor and Canada Research Chair (TII), Mathematical Biology, Queens University)

Purpose: Colloquium
SFI Host: Jeremy Van Cleve

Oct. 16, 2012

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Eric Friedman (International Computer Science Institute and Computer Science, UC Berkeley)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Cris Moore

Nov. 19, 2012

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Rob Wilson (Project Director, Living Archives on Eugenics in Western Canada; Department of Philosophy, University of Alberta)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Simon DeDeo

Nov. 27, 2012

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Barbara Natterson-Horowitz, M.D. (Clinical Professor of Medicine, UCLA Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA) and Kathryn Bowers (University of California, Los Angeles)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Jennifer Dunne

Jan. 8, 2013

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Paul Falkowski (Depts. of Geological Sciences & Marine & Coastal Science, Institute of Marine & Coastal Sciences, Rutgers University)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Rogier Braakman

Feb. 5, 2013

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Matthew O. Jackson (Department of Economics, Stanford University)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Cris Moore

Feb. 21, 2013

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

James Hansen (Columbia University Earth Institute)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Jennifer Dunne

March 6, 2013

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Veit Elser (Cornell University)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Cris Moore

March 12, 2013

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Leysia Palen (University of Colorado, Boulder)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Evandro Ferrada

April 16, 2013

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Barry Wellman (University of Toronto)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Clio Andris

April 23, 2013

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Michael Batty (Center for Advanced Spatial Analysis (CASA), University of College London)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Luis Bettencourt

April 30, 2013

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Sarah "Sally" Otto (Department of Zoology, University of British Columbia)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Evandro Ferrada

May 7, 2013

12:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Alison Gopnik (University of California, Berkeley)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Geoffrey West

June 19, 2013

12:15 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Tullis Onstott (Princeton University)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Jennifer Dunne

July 18, 2013

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Glenn Loury (Brown University)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Sam Bowles

July 23, 2013

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Michael E. Smith (Arizona State University)

Purpose: Colloquium
SFI Host: Scott Ortman and Luis Bettencourt

Aug. 8, 2013

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Brian Hayes (Writer, American Scientist)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Cris Moore and Stephan Mertens

Aug. 26, 2013

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Albert Goldbeter (University of Brussels)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Jennifer Dunne

Sept. 16, 2013

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Marina v.N. Whitman (University of Michigan)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Geoffrey West

Sept. 17, 2013

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Robert Kleinberg (Cornell University)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Cris Moore

Jan. 7, 2014

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Thomas Lovejoy (Senior Fellow, United Nations Foundation, and University Professor of Environmental Science and Policy, George Mason University)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Jennifer Dunne

Jan. 16, 2014

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Michael Nielsen (Writer)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Cris Moore

Feb. 11, 2014

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Ross A. Hammond (Brookings Institution)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Jennifer Dunne

Feb. 27, 2014

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Henry Wright (University of Michigan and SFI External Professor)

Purpose: Colloquium
SFI Host: Jerry Sabloff

March 11, 2014

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Robin Dunbar (University of Oxford)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Marcus Hamilton

March 18, 2014

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Daniel Polani (University of Hertfordshire)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: David Wolpert

April 1, 2014

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

John Padgett (University of Chicago)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Jennifer Dunne

April 30, 2014

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Helen Couclelis (University of California, Santa Barbara)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Clio Andris

May 5, 2014

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Philip Holmes (Princeton University)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Cris Moore

July 8, 2014

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

J. Barkley Rosser (James Madison University)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: David Wolpert

July 22, 2014

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Kim-Vy Tran (Texas A&M)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Ruben Andrist

Sept. 30, 2014

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Rustom Antia (Emory University)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Ben Althouse

Oct. 7, 2014

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Richard Michod (University of Arizona)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Eric Libby

Oct. 28, 2014

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

John Mather (NASA)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: David Pines

Nov. 13, 2014

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Joshua M. Epstein (Johns Hopkins University; SFI External Professor)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Chris Wood

Feb. 17, 2015

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Patricia Churchland (University of California, San Diego)

Purpose: Colloquium
SFI Host: Cormac McCarthy

Feb. 24, 2015

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Matthew Herron (University of Montana)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Eric Libby

March 3, 2015

3:30 p.m.
Noyce Conference Room
Colloquium

Alex "Sandy" Pentland (MIT)

Purpose: Research Collaboration
SFI Host: Geoffrey West

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