MINDS Director René Vidal works to ensure the safety of autonomous systems

/ August 27, 2021

Using a $7.5 million, five-year grant from the U.S. Department of Defense, a multi-university team that includes Johns Hopkins engineers is tackling one of today’s most complex and important technological challenges: How to ensure the safety of autonomous systems, from self-driving cars and aerial delivery drones to robotic surgical assistants. “The

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Associate Professor Vladimir Braverman receives Silver Best Paper Award at ICML Workshop

/ August 27, 2021

Congratulations to MINDS Associate Professor Vladimir Braverman, whose paper “Adversarial Robustness of Streaming Algorithms through Importance Sampling” has won a Silver Best Paper Award at the 2021 ICML Workshop, “A Blessing in Disguise: The Prospects and Perils of Adversarial Machine Learning.” More information can be found here.

Assistant Prof. Enrique Mallada wins Johns Hopkins Alumni Association Excellence in Teaching Award

/ May 5, 2021

/  May 5, 2021/  Uncategorized Congratulations to MINDS Assistant Professor Enrique Mallada, who has won the Johns Hopkins Alumni Association Excellence in Teaching Award honoring extraordinary dedication to the university’s teaching mission, exceptional performance in the classroom, and a continuing commitment to tomorrow’s leaders. More information can be found here.

Symposium Winter 2021

/ January 21, 2021

The 2021 MINDS Symposium on the Foundations of Data Science will be held on January 28, February 9 & February 10 virtually over Zoom. Leading data science researchers will discuss the importance of data science in their fields and the continued need for advancement. Confirmed Speakers Agenda

Prof. Laurent Younes named a Fellow of the American Mathematical Society

/ January 8, 2021

Congratulations to MINDS Professor Laurent Younes, who has been named a Fellow of the American Mathematical Society, which recognizes members who have made outstanding contributions to the creation, exposition, advancement, communication, and utilization of mathematics. More information can be found here.

Prof. Rama Chellappa named to National Academy of Inventors

/ December 8, 2020

Congratulations to MINDS Bloomberg Professor Rama Chellappa, who has been elected a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI), a distinction that recognizes and honors academic inventors who have created or facilitated outstanding inventions that have had an impact on society. Five total Johns Hopkins faculty members were awarded the

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TRIPODS Winter School & Workshop on Graph Learning and Deep Learning

/ December 8, 2020

This event aims to bring together experts in machine learning, statistical inference and learning on graphs, and optimization to share basic principles, recent research results, and practical ideas, on the foundations of graph and deep learning. A series of tutorials and hands-on sessions will be virtually presented over the first week, followed

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