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IvyPlus Exchange Program + Imperial, UCL and U of London

a link to details on IvyPlus exchange program:

turns out Imperial College London is the institution that left U of London. UCL is still part of U of London
indeed: https://www.theguardian.com/education/2005/dec/09/highereducation.administration

New algorithm can create movies from just a few snippets of text | Science | AAAS

Interesting paper by alumnus Renqiang Min on “Video Generation from Text,” using a generative #MachineLearning model.
http://www.AAAI.org/GuideBook2018/16152-72279-GB.pdf (Press report by @SilverJacket: New algorithm can create movies from just a few snippets of text
http://www.ScienceMag.org/news/2018/02/new-algorithm-can-create-movies-just-few-snippets-text )

Video Generation from Text Yitong Li†∗, Martin Renqiang Min‡ , Dinghan Shen† , David Carlson† , Lawrence Carin† †

Emperor Akihito’s publications

http://www.in.emb-japan.go.jp/PDF/(15)Some%20of%20the%20Publications%20by%20H.M.Emperor%20Akihito.pdf Some of the Publications by His Majesty Emperor Akihito
Some of the Publications by His Majesty Emperor Akihito The Emperor, then Crown Prince Akihito, co-authored the entry on gobiid fishes in the The Fishes of the

Bass 405 Audio Video Instruction Sheet

the Audio/Visual Department, has left new instructions in Bass 405 for using the audio/visual equipment in that room. I have been asked to send a copy of those instructions (attached) on to you in case you may need them.

Attached is the instruction sheet for the Bass 405 AV system. I will place a copy of it on the podium in 405. If you have any further questions feel free to contact me.

Classroom Technology & Media Specialist
ITS – Media Technology Services
Yale University

Bass 405 Audio Video Instructions

Touch the podium monitor screen to wake it up.

Select from the 4 sources on the left of the screen. Look for the projector to light up at this point. The volume for all sources is controlled with the “Source” buttons on the right of the screen.


Connect your laptop with either VGA, HDMI, or the Mini Display Port cables. Once connected the system will ask you to confirm your choice. If correct, select “yes”.
If your source doesn’t display right away you may need to select it again.


Wake the PC with the mouse or keyboard.
Log in with your Net ID, and password and continue as you would with any other Yale PC.


With a laptop, tablet, or phone go to your web browser and enter the web address that shows on the screen. (xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx)
If you already have the app, open it and select the “Enter IP’ tab and enter the listed IP address.
If you don’t already have it, press the button to “Get the app and connect”. Follow the instructions to download the app and connect.


Insert your disc into the OPPO player in the rack below.
Use the buttons on the monitor to select menu options and transport control.

Do not forget to shut down the system!

Press the power button in the upper right corner of the screen. Select “Yes” on the next page and make sure the projector goes off. Do not turn off the monitor power.
Bass 405 Audio Video Instructions.docx

Links to “Oncology at the Limits” and TRACERx Consortium

Here is a link to the “Oncology at the Limits” Conference which is co-organised between UCL and Yale, …. It will be from
19th to 21st March at the Royal College of Physicians in London.



The Keynote this year was … about the Lung TRACERx consortium. It is a project which
performs multi-site sampling of tumours to gain an insight into subclonal populations, and also follows up on the presence, expansion or response to therapy of these subclones via circulating-tumour-DNA. …



Webinar Invitation: General Data Science Overview

Webinar Invitation
General Data Science Overview
Date: November 1st
Time: 11:00 a.m. EDT


How can we effectively and efficiently teach statistical thinking and computation to students with little to no background in either? How can we equip them with the skills and tools for reasoning with various types of data and leave them wanting to learn more?

In this talk we describe an introductory data science course that is our (working) answer to these questions. ….

Webinar Recordings:

We try to record every webinar we host and post all materials on our website. http://www.rstudio.com/resources/webinars/