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MADDD-BartolomeoStellatoSpring2020

Title: A Machine Learning Approach to Optimization Abstract: Most applications in engineering, operations research and finance rely on solving the same optimization problem several times with…

From  Jesus De Loera on June 10th, 2020 0 likes 22 plays 0  

MADDD-VenkatChandrasekaran

05/12 presentation by Venkat Chandrasekaran (Caltech)Title: Fitting Convex Sets to DataAbstract: A number of problems in signal processing may be viewed conceptually as fitting a convex set to data.…

From  Jesus De Loera on May 17th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

MADDD YianMa-Spring2020

Presentation by Yian Ma (UC San Diego) Title: Briding MCMC and OptimizationAbstract: In this talk, I will discuss three ingredients of optimization theory in the context of MCMC: Non-convexity, …

From  Jesus De Loera on May 1st, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

MADDD-HopkinsSpring2020

Talk by Sam Hopkins (UC Berkeley) Title: From Proofs to Algorithms for High-Dimensional Statistics Abstract: I will discuss a novel technique, "Proofs to Algorithms," for designing and…

From  Jesus De Loera on April 28th, 2020 0 likes 20 plays 0  

berkeley-combinatoricsseminar-April2020

I gave the following lecture in Zoom (COVID 19 era): Combinatorics in the Space of Monotone Paths of a Convex PolytopeAbstract Using a linear functional f on a convex polytope P induces an…

From  Jesus De Loera on April 28th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0