Departmental Colloquium - Spring 2019

Usually meets Friday at 3:00 pm in SEO 636.
DateSpeakerTitle
January 14
(3:00 pm; 636 SEO)
Mark Iwen
Michigan State University
Sparse Fourier Transforms, Generalizations, and Extensions
January 18
(3:00 pm; 636 SEO)
Jingwei Hu
University of Purdue
Deterministic Solution of the Boltzmann Equation: Fast Spectral Methods for the Boltzmann Collision Operator
January 23
(3:00 pm; 636 SEO)
John Stufken
Arizona State University
Too much data!
January 25
January 29
(3:00 pm; 636 SEO)
Dr. Annie Qu
UIUC
Individualized Multi-Directional Variable Selection
February 1
February 4
(3:00 pm; 636 SEO)
Rui Song
North Carolina State University
Variable selection methods for dynamic treatment regimes
February 6
(3:00 pm; 636 SEO)
Zhengyuan Zhu
Iowa State University
Some Theory and Practice of Statistical Data Integration
February 8
February 15
(3:00 pm; 636 SEO)
Subhabrata Sen
MIT / MSR New England
Random graphs, Optimization, and Spin glasses
February 18
(3:00 pm; 636 SEO)
Euiwoong Lee
NYU
Towards a unified theory of approximate optimization
February 21
(3:00 pm; 636 SEO)
Yu Cheng
Duke
Designing Fast and Robust Learning Algorithms Using Spectral Graph Theory
February 22
February 25
(3:00 pm; 636 SEO)
Alex Psomas
CMU
Theory and Practice of Fair Resource Allocation
February 26
(2:00 pm; 636 SEO)
Nima Anari
Stanford
Algorithmic Convexity in the Discrete World
February 27
(3:00 pm; 636 SEO)
John Wright
MIT
How to learn a quantum state
March 1
March 8
(3:00 pm; 636 SEO)
Bhargav Narayanan
Rutgers
Infinite mazes and exceptional graphs for the random walk
March 15
(3:00 pm; 636 SEO)
Kathryn Mann
Brown University
Structure theorems for actions of homeomorphism groups
March 22
(3:00 pm; 636 SEO)
Hans Mueller
UC Davis
Wasserstein-Fréchet Regression and Covariance for Samples of Densities
March 29
No seminar
Spring Break
April 5
(3:00 pm; 636 SEO)
Phillip Griffiths
Institute for Advanced Study
TBA
April 12
(3:00 pm; 636 SEO)
Nikhil Srivastava
UC Berkeley
TBD
April 19
(3:00 pm; 636 SEO)
Martina Bode and Jenny Ross
UIC
TBA
April 26
(3:00 pm; 636 SEO)
Richard Samworth
University of Cambridge
TBA
May 3
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