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UB This Summer Lecture Series

Accelerating Scientific Progress in the Era of Information Overload

Presenter:
Venugopal Govindaraju, PhD, SUNY Distinguished Professor
Presenter Affiliation:
Computer Science and Engineering, Univ. at Buffalo
Location:
125 Kapoor
Campus:
South Campus
Date:
7/23/2014
Time:
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Cost:
Free
Sponsor:
Office of the Provost, the Vice Provost for Strategic Initiatives and Research Advancement, and Vice President for Research and Economic Development
Contact:
Kimberly Burns at 645-5382 (kshort@buffalo.edu)
Web site:
http://www.ubthissummer.buffalo.edu/lectures/index.html
Given the rate at which scientific literature is growing, merely keeping up with the state of the art has become a major challenge for researchers, irrespective of the field. Dr. Govindaraju will describe ideas for intelligent knowledge analytics that can summarize and highlight otherwise unapparent linkages across scientific items thereby accelerating scientific discovery.