Events

Stochastics and Statistics Seminar
Fall 2016

Sparse PCA via Covariance Thresholding
Yash Kiran Deshpande (Microsoft Research)
December 16, 2016 | | E18-304

Shotgun Assembly of Graphs
Elchanan Mossel (MIT)
December 02, 2016 | 11:00am | E25-111

Interpretable prediction models for network-linked data
Liza Levina (University of Michigan)
November 18, 2016 | 11:00am | E18-304

Influence maximization in stochastic and adversarial settings
Po-Ling Loh (University of Wisconsin, Madison)
November 04, 2016 | 11:00am | E18-304

Matrix estimation by Universal Singular Value Thresholding
Sourav Chatterjee (Stanford University)
October 28, 2016 | 11:00am | E18-304

On The Asymptotic Performance of fq-regularized Least Squares
Arian Maleki (Columbia University)
October 21, 2016 | 11:00am | E18-304

Eigenvectors of Orthogonally Decomposable Functions and Applications
Mikhail Belkin (Ohio State)
October 14, 2016 | 11:00am | E18-304

Invertibility and Condition Number of Sparse Random Matrices
Mark Rudelson (University of Michigan)
October 07, 2016 | 11:00am | E18-304

Theory to gain insight and inform practice: re-run of IMS Rietz Lecture, 2016
Bin Yu (UC Berkeley)
September 30, 2016 | 11:00am | E18-304

Less is more: optimal learning by subsampling and regularization
Lorenzo Rosasco (University of Genova and MIT)
September 16, 2016 | 11:00am | E18-304

Couplings of Particle Filters
Pierre Jacob (Harvard University)
September 09, 2016 | 11:00am | 32-141