Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 4:15pm
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ORIE Colloquium: Rob Freund (MIT) - A First-Order View of Some Boosting Methods: Computational Guarantees and Connections to…

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
The last few years have seen an increasing interest in utilizing optimization for large-scale data analysis. However, optimization problems arising from these…

The study of first-order methods has largely dominated research in continuous optimization for the last decade, yet still the range of problems for which optimal first-order methods have been…