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ORIE Colloquium, 3/18/2020 - Ashia Wilson

“Variational Perspectives on Machine Learning: Algorithms, Inference, and Fairness”Machine learning plays a key role in shaping the decisions made by a growing number of institutions.…

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2019 Racker Lecure 11-21-2019 - Public Lecture

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Cynthia Beall inaugural Kenneth A.R. Kennedy Lecture in Human Evolution, Cornell 4/9/2019

Professor Cynthia Beall presenting the inaugural Kenneth A.R. Kennedy Lecture in Human Evolution at Cornell University, Ithaca, NY on Aprl 9, 2019, with introductions by Charles Aquadro and Jere…

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ORIE Colloquium, 2015-12-15 - Alessandro Arlotto: Finite Horizon Markov Decision Problems and a Central Limit Theorem for Total Reward

Abstract: We prove a central limit theorem for a class of additive processes that arise naturally in the theory of finite horizon Markov decision problems. The main theorem generalizes a…

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07 - Promoting Equality of Educational Opportunity by Investing Early - Watts, Raver

The Sixth Biennial Urie Bronfenbrenner Conference An Equal Start: Policy and Practice to Promote Equality of Opportunity for Children October 25-26, 2018 Section: Education and Equality of…

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03 - Discussion of: Decision-making in Clinical Conditions: Is This Knowledge Useful for Neuroeconomics?

BLCC Meeting

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ORIE Colloquium, 2014-02-06 - Po-Ling Loh (Cal-Berkeley): Nonconvex Methods for High-Dimensional Regression with Noisy and Missing Data

Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 4:15pm Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253 ORIE Colloquium: Po-Ling Loh (Cal-Berkeley) - Nonconvex Methods for High-Dimensional Regression with Noisy and Missing Data Noisy and…

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ORIE Colloquium, 2014-01-28 - Dragos Florin Ciocan (MIT): Tools for Modern Revenue Management

Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 4:15pm Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253 ORIE Colloquium: Dragos Florin Ciocan (MIT) - Tools for Modern Revenue Management We present potential solutions to several problems…

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ORIE Colloquium, 2014-09-02 - Peter Jackson: Multi-Period Stock Allocation Using Robust Optimization

Proponents of robust optimization typically make three claims concerning the value of the robust approach. The first is that robust optimization models lead to solutions whose expected cost is close…

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ORIE Colloquium, 2014-11-04 - Jiheng Zhang: Managing Customer Service Chat Systems with General Service and Patience Time Distributions

We consider customer service chat systems where customers can receive real time service from agents using an instant messaging application over the Internet. A unique feature of these systems is that…

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CAM Colloquium September 05, 2014 - Andy Xu Sun: Robust Optimization in Electric Power System Operations

This talk will present some recent advances of robust optimization in the operation of electric power systems. In particular, we will discuss two-stage and multistage adaptive robust optimization…

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ORIE Colloquium, 2013-02-20 - Sahand Negahban: Structured Estimation in High-Dimensions

ORIE/Statistics Colloquium: Sahand Negahban (MIT) - Structured Estimation in High-Dimensions Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 4:15pm Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253 Modern techniques in data accumulation…

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ORIE Colloquium, 2013-02-14 - Yehua Wei: Understanding the Effectiveness of Sparse Process Flexibility

ORIE Colloquium: Yehua Wei (MIT) - Understanding the Effectivness of Sparse Process Flexibility Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 3:00pm Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253 The seminal paper of Jordan and…

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ORIE Colloquium, 2013-09-10 - Eilyan Bitar (Cornell University): Selling Random Energy

Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 4:15pm Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253 ORIE Colloquium: Eilyan Bitar (Cornell University) - Selling Random Energy Pressing environmental problems, energy supply security…

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CAM Colloquium on 4/27/2012 - Svetlozar (Zari) Rachev: Market Crashes and Modeling Volatile Markets

Friday, April 27, 2012 253 Rhodes Hall Stock market crashes like those in October 1987 and October 1997, the turbulent period around the Asian Crisis in 1998 through 1999 or the burst of the…

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Ezra's Round Table/Systems Engineering Seminar on 4/6/2012 - Andrew March: Multifidelity Methods for Multidisciplinary System Design

Friday, April 6 at 12:00pm Frank H.T. Rhodes Hall, 253 Optimization of multidisciplinary systems is critical as slight performance improvements can provide significant benefits over the system's…

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