2nd Algebraic Statistics Day

Program

All talks will be held in Leibniz-Saal (E1 05),
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences (Leipzig, Inselstraße 22).

Friday, November 10, 2017
09:25 - 09:30Welcome Address
09:30 - 10:30Paul Breiding (Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences)
Algebraic equations in maximum likelihood estimation and the ML degree [algebraic statistics]
10:30 - 11:30Frank Röttger (Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg)
Polytopes in random graph models [algebra]
11:30 - 11:45Coffee Break
11:45 - 12:45Jun Zhang (The University of Michigan)
Statistical Manifold and Entropy-Based Inference [Information Geometry seminar]
12:45 - 13:45Lunch
13:45 - 14:45Carlos Améndola (Technische Universität Berlin)
The maximum likelihood degree of toric varieties [algebraic statistics]
14:45 - 15:00Coffee Break
15:00 - 16:00Alexandra Carpentier (University of Potsdam)
Recent research on random graph models [statistics]
16:00 - 17:00Open questions and discussion

Date and Location

November 10, 2017
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences
Inselstraße 22
04103 Leipzig
Germany
see travel instructions

Scientific Organizers

  • Christiane Görgen, MPI for Mathematics in the Sciences
  • Eliana Duarte Gelvez, MPI for Mathematics in the Sciences
  • Alessio D'Ali, MPI for Mathematics in the Sciences
  • Christian Lehn, Technische Universität Chemnitz
  • Vlada Limic, Université de Strasbourg

Administrative Contact

Saskia Gutzschebauch
MPI für Mathematik in den Naturwissenschaften
Contact by Email

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