The Algorithmic Lens: How the Computational Perspective is Transforming the Sciences

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Presentation by Christos Papadimitriou, Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences Department, UC Berkeley, CA. Computational research transforms the sciences (physical, mathematical, life or social) not just by empowering them analytically, but mainly by providing a novel and powerful perspective which often leads to unforeseen insights. Examples abound: quantum computation provides the right forum for questioning and testing some of the most basic tenets of quantum physics, while...

Earthquake Simulations

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Kim Bak Olsen, Associate Professor Department of Geological Sciences at San Diego State University, California discusses earthquake simulations and implication this could have for structure building. Originally posted by SDSC on SDSC's CI Channel at: www.cichannel.org