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…

Tuesday, April 8, 2014, 253 Rhodes Hall
Abstract: It is extremely important in many application domains to have transparency in predictive modeling. Domain experts do not tend to prefer "black…

Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Time: 4:15 p.m.
Location: 253 Rhodes Hall
Abstract: Community detection in networks is a key exploratory tool with applications ranging from identifying protein complexes…

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 4:15pm
Upson Hall, B17
Fulkerson Lectures: Dimitris Bertsimas (MIT) - Tractable stochastic analysis in high dimensions via a modern optimization lens
Modern probability…