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…

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…

There are currently over 33,000 clinical trials being conducted worldwide according to the registry clinicaltrial.gov. These are very expensive, often costing tens or even hundreds of millions of…

For roughly six decades since the seminal paper of Robbins and Monro (1951), Stochastic Approximation has dominated the landscape of algorithms for solving root finding and optimization problems with…

Ricardo Daziano (Cornell) - Statistical Inference on Consumers’ Preferences and Willingness-to-Pay
Friday, November 9, 2012 at 3:30pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253
Understanding individual…

Ricardo Daziano (Cornell) - Statistical Inference on Consumers’ Preferences and Willingness-to-Pay
Friday, November 9, 2012 at 3:30pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253
Understanding individual…