ML@GT: Talks/Events


The machine learning and data mining (MLDM) seminar is sponsored by Yahoo!. Apart from the MLDM seminar some machine learning related
talks are also organized in the stochastics seminar, ISYE seminar and the CSE (Computational Sciences and Engineering) seminar. Events from previous
semesters may be found
here. Contact Ravi Sastry (gmail.com at gmravi2003 ) or Krishnakumar (gmail.com at kriznakumar) for more information or comments.

Seminar Date/Location Speaker Title Resources Organizer
Stochastics
Seminar
03/14/2013
3:05 pm, Skyles 005
Yaniv Plan
(UMich Math)
TBA [1] Karim Lounici
Statistics
Seminar
02/26/2013
11:00 am, ISYE
Executive
classroom
Changliang Zou
Nonparametric Maximum Likelihood Approach
to Multiple Change-Point Problems
[1] ISYE
Math
Seminar
02/21/2013
11:00am, Skiles 006
Mathias Drton
(UWash Stat)
Applications of Algebraic Geometry in Statistics [1] Greg Blekherman
Stochastics
Seminar
02/19/2013
3:05 pm, Skyles 005
Jon A. Wellner
(UWash Stat)
Nonparametric estimation of log-concave densities [1] Karim Lounici
ISYE
Seminar
02/19/2013
11:00 am, ISYE
Executive
classroom
Marco Molinaro
(CMU ACO)
Incomplete Information and Large Dimensionality in Decision Making [1] ISYE
ISYE/OR
Seminar
02/13/2013
11:00 am, ISYE
Executive
classroom
Stephen Wright
(UWisc CS)
Packing Ellipsoids with Overlap [1] ISYE
Math
Seminar
02/08/2013
3:05 pm,Skiles 005
Van Vu
(Yale Math)
Random Matrices: Law of the Determinant [1] Greg Blekherman
Stochastics
Seminar
02/07/2013
3:05 pm, Skiles 006
Mark Davenport
(ECE, GaTech)
1-Bit Matrix Completion [1] Karim Lounici
ARC
Colloquium
02/04/2013
1:00 pm, KACB 1116W
Balasubramanian Sivan
(UWisc CS)
Prior Robust Optimization [1] ARC
Stochastics
Seminar
01/24/2013
3:05 pm, Skiles 006
Sebastien Bubeck
(Princeton ORFE)
Clique Number of Random Geometric Graphs in High Dimension [1] Karim Lounici
ARC
Colloquium
01/14/2013
1:00 pm, MiRC 102A
Sanjeev Arora
(Princeton CS)
Is Machine Learning Tractable? --- Three Vignettes [1] ARC