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News and Events | Comments Off on Parallelization of Entity-Based Models in Computational Social Science

Parallelization of Entity-Based Models in Computational Social Science

The CSS seminar speaker for Friday, October 27 will be Dale K Brearcliffe, MAIS-CSS student, George Mason University. Dales’s talk entitled “Parallelization of Entity-Based Models in Computational Social Science: A Hardware Perspective” (abstract below) is scheduled to begin at 3:00 in the Center for Social Complexity Suite located on the 3rd floor of Research Hall. […]

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News and Events | Comments Off on Cellular and Molecular Aerrations in Neurodevelopmental Disorders Associated with Autism, Intellectual Disability and Related Disorders

Cellular and Molecular Aerrations in Neurodevelopmental Disorders Associated with Autism, Intellectual Disability and Related Disorders

On Monday, October 30, the Krasnow Seminar series will welcome Jyothi Arikkath from the University of Nebraska Medical Center, who will speak on: Cellular and Molecular Aberrations in Neurodevelopmental Disorders Associated with Autism, Intellectual Disability and Related Disorders DATE: Monday, 30 October, 2017 TIME: 4:00-5:00pm LOCATION: Lecture Room (Room 229) Krasnow Institute Building George Mason […]

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News and Events | Comments Off on Seminar 10/20: Modeling the Co-evolution of Culture, Signs and Network Structures

Seminar 10/20: Modeling the Co-evolution of Culture, Signs and Network Structures

CSS Seminar On Friday, October 20, Peter Revay, CSS PhD Candidate, will present Modeling the Co-Evolution of Culture, Signs and Network Structure: Theory and Applications. In Peter’s words: “I focus on the drivers of diffusion and adoption of cultural traits, such as values, beliefs, and behaviors. I adopt an evolutionary view of cultural dynamics. I […]

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News and Events | Comments Off on Prof. Guoqiang Yu, VaTech

Prof. Guoqiang Yu, VaTech

The next Krasnow Institute seminar will be held on Monday, October 16, at 4:00pm in the Krasnow conference room. (Refreshments will precede at 3:30pm). Prof. Guoqiang Yu from VaTech will speak on the topic of “Modeling and quantification of astrocyte activity from calcium imaging” (abstract below). TIME: 4:00-5:00pm LOCATION: Lecture Room (Room 229 Krasnow Institute […]

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News and Events | Comments Off on Seminar 10/13: Organizing Theories for Disaster Study

Seminar 10/13: Organizing Theories for Disaster Study

CSS Seminar On Friday, October 13, Annetta Burger, CSS PhD Candidate, will speak on “Organizing Theories for Disaster Study in Computational Social Science.” Based on evolving understandings of the complex, interconnected characteristics of disasters and social adaptations we propose to organize disaster theories in the interdisciplinary context of complex adaptive systems (CAS). Within this context […]

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News and Events | Comments Off on McLaughlin, Sherouse: QuantGov

McLaughlin, Sherouse: QuantGov

The final speakers in the spring semester schedule of Friday CSS seminars will be Patrick McLaughlin, Program Director and Oliver Sherouse, Research Analyst Program for Economic Research on Regulation, Mercatus Center, George Mason University. The talk, entitled “QuantGov: An Open-Source Platform for Policy Analytics ” (abstract below), is scheduled for Friday, May 12, at 3:00pm […]

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News and Events | Comments Off on Paul Albert and “Tableau”

Paul Albert and “Tableau”

The CSS seminar speaker for Friday, May 5 will be Paul Albert, Independent Scholar. Mr. Albert’s talk entitled “Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Tableau” (abstract below) is scheduled to begin at 3:00 in the Center for Social Complexity Suite located on the 3rd floor of Research Hall. The talk will be followed by a Q&A […]

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Dr M Rasenick, UIC College of Medicine

will be the speaker at next Monday’s Krasnow seminar. Refreshments will be served at 3:30pm. Come chat with colleagues and like-minded researchers and students prior to the talk, which will begin at 4:00pm. ——————————————————————— TITLE: G protein signaling, the cytoskeleton and the neurobiology of depression and antidepressants SPEAKER: Mark M. Rasenick (Director, Biomedical Neuroscience Training […]

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News and Events | Comments Off on The “Hidden Trump Model”: Modeling social desirability bias through ABMs

The “Hidden Trump Model”: Modeling social desirability bias through ABMs

The CSS seminar speakers for Friday, April 28 will be Stephen Davies and Hannah Zontine from the University of Mary Washington. Their talk entitled The “Hidden Trump Model”: Modeling social desirability bias through ABMs (abstract below) is scheduled to begin at 3:00 in the Center for Social Complexity Suite located on the 3rd floor of […]

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News and Events | Comments Off on Dr. Kennedy to Present at Krasnow Seminar

Dr. Kennedy to Present at Krasnow Seminar

You are invited to attend the next scheduled Krasnow Monday Seminar on March 20. Dr. Bill Kennedy, Center for Social Complexity and CSS, will present “The Challenge of Modeling Cognition for Computational Social Science.” Abstract Computational Social Science (CSS) uses models of cognition, mostly human cognition. Zero intelligence agents may be useful for some economic […]

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