Previous Seminar Talks

Tuesday, Jul 23rd, 2019, 12:35
Domenico Felice (MPI MIS, Leipzig)
Towards a canonical divergence within Information Geometry
MPI MIS Leipzig, room A3 01 (Sophus-Lie-SR)

Tuesday, Jul 23rd, 2019, 11:40
Pradeep Kumar Banerjee (MPI MIS, Leipzig)
On neural network based estimators of the mutual information
MPI MIS Leipzig, room A3 01 (Sophus-Lie-SR)

Tuesday, Jul 23rd, 2019, 10:45
Alex Tong Lin (MPI MIS, Leipzig + Department of Mathematics, UCLA)
Affine Natural Proximal Learning
MPI MIS Leipzig, room A3 01 (Sophus-Lie-SR)

Tuesday, Jul 23rd, 2019, 10:00
Thomas Merkh (MPI MIS, Leipzig + Department of Mathematics, UCLA)
Theoretical Properties of Feedforward Networks, Factorized Mutual Information, and more
MPI MIS Leipzig, room A3 01 (Sophus-Lie-SR)

Tuesday, Jul 16th, 2019, 11:00
Lamiae Azizi (The University of Sydney)
A Mathematical trip into the Data Science realm
This seminar is cancelled.
MPI MIS Leipzig, room E1 05 (Leibniz-Saal)

Tuesday, May 28th, 2019, 11:15
Nicolas Garcia Trillos (Department of Statistics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA)
The use of geometry to learn from data, and the learning of geometry from data.
MPI MIS Leipzig, room E1 05 (Leibniz-Saal)

Wednesday, Apr 10th, 2019, 11:00
Gabriel Peyré (CNRS and Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France)
Computational Optimal Transport for Data Sciences
MPI MIS Leipzig, room E1 05 (Leibniz-Saal)

Thursday, Mar 7th, 2019, 11:00
Stefania Petra (Universität Heidelberg)
Compressed Sensing - From Theory To Practice
MPI MIS Leipzig, room G3 10 (Hörsaal)

Thursday, Feb 14th, 2019, 11:00
Felix Krahmer (Technische Universität München)
Blind deconvolution with randomness - convex geometry and algorithmic approaches
MPI MIS Leipzig, room E1 05 (Leibniz-Saal)

Monday, Jan 28th, 2019, 11:00
Nils Bertschinger (Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies - FIAS, Germany)
A geometric structure underlying stock correlations
MPI MIS Leipzig, room E1 05 (Leibniz-Saal)

Thursday, Nov 8th, 2018, 11:00
Benjamin Fehrmann (University of Oxford)
Convergence rates for mean field stochastic gradient descent algorithms
MPI MIS Leipzig, room G3 10 (Hörsaal)

Thursday, Sep 27th, 2018, 11:00
Max von Renesse (Universität Leipzig)
Topics in Deterministic and Stochastic Dynamical Systems on Wasserstein Space
MPI MIS Leipzig, room E1 05 (Leibniz-Saal)

Tuesday, Aug 14th, 2018, 16:30
Afonso Bandeira (Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York)
Statistical estimation under group actions: The Sample Complexity of Multi-Reference Alignment
MPI MIS Leipzig, room E1 05 (Leibniz-Saal)

Wednesday, Jul 11th, 2018, 15:30
Harald Oberhauser (University of Oxford)
Learning laws of stochastic processes
MPI MIS Leipzig, room E1 05 (Leibniz-Saal)

Monday, Jun 18th, 2018, 15:30
Anna Seigal (University of California, Berkeley)
Structured Tensors and the Geometry of Data
MPI MIS Leipzig, room G3 10 (Hörsaal)

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018, 11:00
Steffen Lauritzen (University of Copenhagen, Denmark)
Max-linear Bayesian networks
MPI MIS Leipzig, room E1 05 (Leibniz-Saal)

Tuesday, Apr 24th, 2018, 15:30
Benjamin Recht (University of California, Berkeley)
The statistical foundations of learning to control
MPI MIS Leipzig, room E1 05 (Leibniz-Saal)

 

 

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