Variational analysis has come of age. Long an elegant theoretical toolkit for variational mathematics and nonsmooth optimization, it now increasingly underpins the study of algorithms, and a rich…

Friday, February 28, 2014 at 12:00pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253
Ezra's Round Table/Systems Seminar: Matthew Ferringer (The Aerospace Corporation) - Challenges and Success on the Way to…

CAM Colloquium: Javier Pena (Carnegie Mellon) - On the Role of Separation in Convex Optimization
Friday, February 22, 2013 at 3:30pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 655
Separating hyperplane theorems are…

Tuesday, April 24 at 4:15pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253
D-Wave One, an integrated quantum computing system, was recently deployed at USC in California. The system has been engineered to harness…

Stephen Boyd (Stanford University) - Convex Optimization: From Embedded Real-Time to Large-Scale Distributed
Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 3:00pm
Upson Hall, B17
Convex optimization has emerged…

Soumydip Ghosh
Business Analytics and Math Sciences
IBM TJ Watson Research Center
Friday, September 28, 2012
An Applied Mathematics Perspective on the Smart Grid
The energy infrastructure faces…