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Dissertation Defense: Jeffrey Scott Ellen

10/17/2018 - 9:00am
Scripps Seaside Forum
Event Description: 

Wednesday, October 17, 2018


Jeffrey Scott Ellen, UCSD Computer Sciences and Engineering, will defend his doctoral dissertation entitled,

"Improving Biological Object Classification in Plankton Images Using Convolutional Neural Networks, Geometric Features, and Context Metadata"

in the Scripps Seaside Forum, at 9:00 a.m.

The public is invited.

Doctoral Committee:
Charles Elkan, Co-Chair
Mark D. Ohman, Co-Chair
Lawrence K. Saul
Virginia R. de Sa
Zhuowen Tu



For more information on this event, contact: 
Gilbert Bretado
Event Calendar: 
Thesis Defenses