Dinner #6 on December 3, 2009, sponsored by University of Washington

The 6th Seattle Girl Geek Dinner took place on December 3, 2009 in the Paul G. Allen Center for Computer Science & Engineering, University of Washington.

Event

Our speakers and topics will be the following:

Yoky Matsuoka

Bio: http://www.cs.washington.edu/homes/yoky/bios/

Topic: Understanding human movements

Neurobotics is a new field that lies at the intersection of Robotics and Neuroscience.  In Neurobotics, robotic models and environments are used to understand the neuromuscular control and biomechanics of human limbs. In parallel, robotic systems are developed to augment, replace and rehabilitate damaged sensorimotor functions.  In this talk, a girl geek will talk about using a robotic tool to understand human level dexterity.

Magda Balazinska

Bio: http://www.cs.washington.edu/homes/magda/

Topic: handling humongous amounts of sensor-originating scientific data.

Our dinner will be held in located in the Paul G. Allen Center for Computer Science & Engineering.  Directions to campus (and the building) may be found here: http://www.cs.washington.edu/news/maps.html

Date: December 3rd, 2009

Time: 6pm-8pm

Location: University of Washington, Paul G. Allen Center for Computer Science & Engineering. The dinner will be in the atrium.

We look forward to seeing you there!

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