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…

The information revolution is spawning systems that require very frequent decisions and provide high volumes of data concerning past outcomes. Fueling the design of algorithms used in such systems is…

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…

ORIE Colloquium: Guy Lebanon (Georgia Tech) - Stochastic m-Estimators and the Tradeoff Between Statistical Accuracy and Computational Complexity
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 4:15pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes…