LIDS Seminar Series

The LIDS seminar series serves as a focal point in the intellectual life of the lab. Seminar videos, when available, can be found on the LIDS YouTube channel.

October 25, 2021

Learning to Walk with Rapid Motor Adaptation

Jitendra Malik (Berkeley)

Legged locomotion is commonly studied and programmed as a discrete set of structured gait patterns, like walk, trot, gallop.  However, studies of children learning to walk (Adolph et al) show that real-world locomotion is often quite unstructured...

November 8, 2021

LIDS Seminar - Rediet Abebe (Berkeley)

Rediet Abebe (Berkeley)

November 15, 2021

Two F-words in Peer Review (Fraud and Feedback)

Nihar Shah (Carnegie Mellon University)

In this talk, we present two major challenges in peer review, propose solutions with guarantees, and discuss important open problems. (1) Fraud: There have been several recent discoveries of fraud in peer review: A group of participants form a...

November 22, 2021

LIDS Seminar - Max Welling (University of Amsterdam)

Max Welling (University of Amsterdam)

November 29, 2021

LIDS Seminar - Doina Precup (McGill University)

Doina Precup (McGill University)