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Science | May 16, 2018

A proposed global metric to aid mercury pollution policy

A global-scale metric to assess the impact of mercury emissions policies would help parties assess progress toward their goals to protect human health and the environment from anthropogenic emissions and releases of mercury.

School of Engineering | May 10, 2018

Yury Polyanskiy and David Sontag granted tenure

LIDS and SDSC affiliate faculty member Yury Polyanskiy and SDSC affiliate member David Sontag were two of seven School of Engineering professors whose tenure was announced this week.

Fri 25
Stochastics and Statistics Seminar Series

Stochastics and Statistics Seminar Series: Fitting a putative manifold to noisy data

Hariharan Narayanan (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai)
May 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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