Topics in Computer Science

CAS CS 591

Various issues in computer science. Two topics are offered Fall 2015. Students may take one or both for credit. Section B1: E-Commerce. Inter-disciplinary perspectives on electronic commerce from seminal papers on theoretical foundations and empirical findings in computer science, information systems, marketing, and economics communities; specific fluency with big data; experimental methods; best practices in data collection, mining, analysis, and ethics. Section C1: Graph Theory for the Internet Age. Review of basic graph theory, definitions, key concepts, theorems, and algorithms. Introduces advanced concepts such as random graph theory and spectral graph theory. Investigates models and concepts that describe real-world networks, scale-free networks, preferential attachment, sparse and inhomogenous models, etc.

FALL 2015 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
B1 Byers MCS B23 TR 12:30 pm-2:00 pm Topic:
E-Commerce
Class Closed

FALL 2015 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
C1 Chin CAS 227 MW 4:00 pm-5:30 pm Topic: Graph
Theory for the
Internet Age

SPRG 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
E1 El-Sheikh MCS B25 W 4:00 pm-7:00 pm Topic: Mobile
Application
Development
Class Closed

SPRG 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
K1 Kollios CAS 314 TR 3:30 pm-5:00 pm Topic: Tools &
Techniques for
Data Mining and
Applications

SPRG 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
K2 Krieger PHO 211 TR 12:00 pm-2:00 pm Topic: Cloud
Computing
Mts w/ENG EC500
K2 Krieger CAS 211 T 2:00 pm-3:00 pm Topic: Cloud
Computing
Mts w/ENG EC500

SPRG 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
L1 Lapets MCS B33 TR 2:00 pm-3:30 pm Topic: Data
Mechanics for
Pervasive Sys
and Urban
Applications
Class Full

SPRG 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
N1 Nissim Kobli PSY B43 M 2:30 pm-5:30 pm Topic: Privacy
Tools for Data
Science
Class Full

SPRG 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
S1 Snyder EPC 205 TR 11:00 am-12:30 pm Topic:
Computational
Audio

SPRG 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
V1 Varia PSY B53 TR 2:00 pm-3:30 pm Topic:
Symmetric
cryptography:
design &
practice

Note that this information may change at any time. Please visit the Student Link for the most up-to-date course information.