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…

CAM Colloquium: Dennis Amelunxen (Cornell) - Phase Transitions in Convex Geometry and Optimization
Friday, February 8, 2013 at 3:45pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253
Convex optimization provides a…

Vivek Farias (MIT) - A New Approach to Learning and Modeling Choice
Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 4:15pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253
Abstract: Modeling how customers choose from among a set of…