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Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of Hawaii at Mānoa

Physics of Information Processing
and Machine Learning Laboratory

Cooperating Faculty
Information and Computer Sciences


Foundational Questions Institute (FQXi)

European Center for Living Technology (ECLT)

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07/18-22/2022 Invited Keynote, ALIFE, virtually from Trento University, Italy.
06/14-17/2022 Invited conference talk, Stochastic Thermodynamics: Recent developments, ICTS, Bengaluru, India.
Invited talk, Symposium on Entropy production, thermodynamic uncertainty, and dynamical control. Center for the Physics of Biological Function at at Princeton University and CUNY.
09/27-30/2021 Invited conference talk, Models of Consciousness conference (MoC2-2021)
7/1-2/2021 Invited conference talk, Physics of Emergent Behaviour III, Physics of Life Network, Imperial College (virtual conference).
5/17-21/2021 Invited conference talk, Workshop on Stochastic Thermodynamics, Santa Fe Institute (virtual conference).
4/19/2021 Princeton Biophysics Seminar.
4/13/2021 Invited talk, Center for Bits and Atoms, MIT.
10/2/2020 Invited conference talk, IBM Research Informational Lens Workshop.
7/29/2020 Invited conference talk, Joint Structures and Common Foundations of Statistical Physics, Information Geometry and Inference for Learning, Les Houches School of Physics, France (remote talk).
1/29/2020 Invited conference talk, Combining information-theoretic perspectives on agency (CIPA), University of Tokyo, Japan (remote talk).
2/6/2020 Thermodynamic Cost and Benefit of Memory, Phys. Rev. Lett. 124, 050601
1/23/2020 Physics Colloquium, University of Hawai’i at Manoa.
12/18/2019 Invited conference talk, Information Transitions in Life, Santa Fe Institute, NM (remote talk).
11/14-17, 2019 Invited conference talk, Montreal AI and Neuroscience (MAIN), Montreal, Canada.
10/21/2019 Thermodynamic cost and benefit of memory accepted by Physical Review Letters
10/2019 FQXi Grant, Intelligence in Context, with Lee Altenberg and Chris Watkins
10/2019 FQXi Grant, Maxwell's demon in the real world, with John Bechhoefer and David Sivak.
8/24-11/1/2019 Visiting Prof. Dr. R. Renner's group at ITP, ETHZ. Thanks to the Pauli Center for Theoretical Studies.
7/20-25/2019 Invited conference talk, Foundational Questions Institute, 6th International Conference, Toscany, Italy.
7/8-10/2019 Invited conference talk, The Physics of Evolution, The Francis Crick Institute, London.
3/28/2019 Elan Stopnitzky defends his thesis: ``Physics of information in nonequilibrium systems" (PhD in Physics).
3/25/2019 Marginal and Conditional Second Laws of Thermodynamics (with Gavin Crooks) published in EPL (Europhysics Letters).
1/7/2019 Manoa Mini-Symposium on 
Physics of Adaptive Computation
1/3-5/2019 Thermodynamic Computing CCC workshop, Honolulu
10/12/2018 Foundational Questions Institute Grant: Thermodynamics of Agency
08/25-31/2018 Invited conference talk, Runde workshop, Runde Island, Norway.

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