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14. Alexis Radisoglou, (Anti-)Realism for the Anthropocene

From  jrp354 on December 3rd, 2018 77 plays

IES Migrations Series: Family Separation Lessons from Europe's Past

Europe has a long history of family separation, which includes both violent immigration control and advocacy against these discriminatory practices. In this panel, scholars who have researched…

From  Pamela Hampton on October 3rd, 2018 17 plays

IES Migrations Series: Global 1968 Panel

In AY 2017-2018, the Institute for European Studies launched the IES Migrations Series which conceptualizes the migration of not only people, but also images, words, ideas, technologies, objects,…

From  Pamela Hampton on September 11th, 2018 27 plays

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

ORIE Colloquium, 2015-05-20 - Andrew Goldberg: Logistics Optimization at Amazon: Operations Research in Action

We discuss optimization problems at Amazon Logistics. Amazon is the biggest on-line retailer, fulfilling millions of orders a day. This leads to many classical OR problems. In addition, many of these…

From  E. Cornelius on May 17th, 2018 53 plays

CAM Colloquium - Alex Townsend: Fast transforms based on asymptotic expansions of special functions

A great success of the 20th century was the development of fast transforms such as the fast Fourier transform, the fast multipole method, and butterfly algorithms. In this talk we carefully employ…

From  E. Cornelius on May 15th, 2018 6 plays