The computer science departments at Duke UniversityNorth Carolina State University, and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have joined forces to create the Triangle Computer Science Distinguished Lecturer Series. The series, which began in the 1995-1996 academic year, has been made possible with a number of grants from the U.S. Army Research Office, rotated between the departments.

Schedule Of TCSDLS Talks: 2017-2018

Click on “More Details” below for the speaker’s biography and talk abstract. The speaker will be visiting the host school on Monday, and folks from the other campuses are welcome to join for meetings and meals. The order of schools in the schedule below indicates the order of these visits. If you wish to meet with the speaker at any of the schools, contact the host.

20 November 2017
4:00 p.m.
Speaker: Maria Klawe, Harvey Mudd College
Title: Broadening Participation in Computing
Host School: NCSU (Blair Sullivan)
Location: 3211 EB2
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29 January 2018
4:00 p.m.
Speaker: Avrim Blum, Toyota Technical Institute at Chicago
Title: TBA
Host School: Duke (Kamesh Munagala)
Location: LSRC D106
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Lectures will be added to the calendar as they are scheduled.

Times And Locations

All TCSDLS talks take place at 4:00 p.m. on Mondays in the locations indicated below, unless otherwise noted. Each talk will be broadcast live over the NC-REN network.

Duke University Information
  • Talks: Room D106, Levine Science Research Center (LSRC D106) (4:00 p.m.)
  • Directions
  • Contact: Carlo Tomasi, Professor, (919) 660-6539 (tomasi at
N.C. State University Information
  • Talks: Room 3211, Engineering Building II, NCSU Centennial Campus (3211 EB2) (4:00 p.m.)
  • Receptions: Room 3211 EB2, NCSU Centennial Campus (3:30 p.m.)
  • Directions
  • Parking Information
  • Contact: Mladen Vouk, Professor, (919) 513-0348 (vouk at
UNC-Asheville Information
UNC-Chapel Hill Information

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