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ORIE Colloquium, 2015-03-09 - Hamed Amini: Epidemics and Percolation in Complex Networks

In this talk, we study two different diffusion models on the random graphs. In the first part, we consider first passage percolation. We analyze the impact of the edge weights on distances in sparse…

From  E. Cornelius on May 17th, 2018 49 plays

CAM Colloquium - Adrian Lewis: Nonsmooth optimization: conditioning, convergence, and semi-algebraic models

Variational analysis has come of age. Long an elegant theoretical toolkit for variational mathematics and nonsmooth optimization, it now increasingly underpins the study of algorithms, and a rich…

From  E. Cornelius on May 15th, 2018 14 plays

ORIE Colloquium, 2014-05-02 - Philippe Rigollet: The Statistical Price to Pay for Computational Efficiency in Sparse PCA

Friday, May 2 2:20 p.m. – Presentation – 253 Rhodes Hall Philippe Rigollet The statistical price to pay for computational efficiency in sparse PCA Computational limitations of…

From  E. Cornelius on May 14th, 2018 37 plays

ORIE Colloquium, 2014-02-04 - John Duchi (UC Berkeley): Machine Learning: a Discipline of Resource Tradeoffs

Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 4:15pm Upson Hall, B17 ORIE Colloquium: John Duchi (UC Berkeley) - Machine Learning: a Discipline of Resource Tradeoffs Joint colloquium with Computer Science. How can…

From  E. Cornelius on May 14th, 2018 51 plays

ORIE Colloquium, 2014-12-19 - Nathan Kallus: From Predictive to Prescriptive Analytics

Many operational problems in data-rich environments can be characterized by three primitives: data on uncertain quantities of interest such as simultaneous demands, concurrent auxiliary data such as…

From  E. Cornelius on May 4th, 2018 131 plays