The Hubble Space Telescope was launched into orbit on April 24, 1990. We’ll review some of the most enigmatic images taken with HST over the last 30 years; explore what their shapes, colors and…

ORIE Colloquium: Marina A. Epelman (Michigan) - A Column Generation-Based Algorithm for Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy (VMAT) Treatment Plan Optimization
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 3:00pm
Frank H.…

ORIE Colloquium: Numerical Schemes for Stochastic Volatility Models
Thursday, January 26 at 4:15pm
Frank H.T. Rhodes Hall, 655
We present a tree based approximations for stochastic volatility…

Abstract: Techniques for numerical optimization have been wildly successful in an
amazingly broad range of applications. In the talk, I will go into some detail
about two particular…