Webinar by Silvio Micali (MIT) on “ALGORAND: The Truly Distributed Blockchain”

Schedule: 20  November 2020, 14:00 GMT, 15:00 Italian time Virtual link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83124846054?pwd=Y2xINW9INExIeElPMnF5cGV0d0NNZz09   Speaker: Silvio Micali (MIT and Algorand) WWW: https://people.csail.mit.edu/silvio/   Title: “ALGORAND: The Truly Distributed Blockchain” Abstract: In its ideal model, a blockchain consists of a digital ledger of unalterable data,…

Joint ICE-TCS@Reykjavik University/GSSI virtual seminar — speaker: Monika Henzinger

Schedule: 13 November 2020, 14:00 GMT, 15:00 Italian timeVirtual link: *** https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88549008171 *** Speaker: Monika Henzinger (University of Vienna, Austria)WWW: https://homepage.univie.ac.at/monika.henzinger/ Title: Hierarchical graph decompositions in dynamic algorithms. Abstract: A dynamic graph algorithm is a data structure that maintains a graph property while…

Wheeler Graphs: An Introduction with Applications to Genome Informatics

Schedule: 2 March, 11amPlace: GSSI – MLH (Main Lecture Hall), viale F. Crispi 7 Speaker: Travis GagieDalhousie University, Canadahttps://www.dal.ca/faculty/computerscience/faculty-staff/travis-gagie.html Abstract: Suppose we want to recognize the language of strings labelling walks on a finite, directed, edge-labelled graph $G$.  Classic automata…