Events

Stochastics and Statistics Seminar
Spring 2016

Scaling and Generalizing Variational Inference
David Blei (Columbia University)
May 13, 2016 | 11:00am | 32-123

Extracting Governing Equations in Chaotic Systems From Highly Corrupted Data
Rachel Ward (UT Austin)
May 06, 2016 | 11:00am | 32-123

Recent Advances in Trend Filtering
Ryan Tibshirani (Carnegie Mellon University)
April 22, 2016 | 11:00am | 32-123

The Energy of Data
Gabor Szekely (National Science Foundation)
April 15, 2016 | 11:00am | 32-123

Confidence Intervals for High-Dimensional Linear Regression: Minimax Rates and Adaptivity
Tony Cai (University of Pennsylvania)
April 08, 2016 | 11:00am | 32-123

Sub-Gaussian Mean Estimators
Roberto Oliveira (IMPA, Brazil)
April 01, 2016 | 11:00am | 32-123

Pairwise Comparison Models for High-Dimensional Ranking
Martin Wainwright (UC Berkeley)
March 18, 2016 | 11:00am | 32-123

On Complex Supervised Learning Problems, and On Ranking and Choice Models
Shivani Agarwal (Radcliffe Institute and Indian Institute of Science)
March 04, 2016 | 11:00am | 32-123

On Shape Constrained Estimation
John Lafferty (University of Chicago)
February 26, 2016 | 11:00am | 32-123

Incremental Methods for Additive Convex Cost Optimization
Asu Ozdaglar (MIT)
February 19, 2016 | 11:00am | 32-123

Principal Components Analysis in Light of the Spiked Model
David Donoho (Stanford University)
February 12, 2016 | 11:00am | 32-123

Large Average Submatrices of a Gaussian Random Matrix: Landscapes and Local Optima
Andrew Nobel (University of North Carolina)
February 05, 2016 | 11:00am | 32-123