Previous Seminar Talks

Friday, Mar 19th, 2021, 16:00
Stefanie Jegelka (Machine Learning Group at MIT, USA)
Representation and Learning in Graph Neural Networks
The seminar is cancelled.
only video broadcast

Wednesday, Nov 4th, 2020, 17:00
Stefan Hollands (Leipzig University)
(In)determinism Inside Black Holes
Universität Leipzig, Felix-Klein-Hörsaal

Tuesday, Oct 6th, 2020, 11:00
Constantino Tsallis (Centro Brasileiro de Pesquisas Fisicas, Brazil)
Modern statistical mechanics – Approaching complexity in natural, artificial and social sciences
Attention: this talk has to be cancelled


Tuesday, Aug 4th, 2020, 11:00
Marco Mondelli (IST Austria)
Understanding Gradient Descent for Over-parameterized Deep Neural Networks
only video broadcast

Monday, Jul 20th, 2020, 17:00
Franca Hoffmann (California Institute of Technology)
Kalman-Wasserstein Gradient Flows
only video broadcast

Thursday, May 14th, 2020, 11:00
Lior Pachter (California Institute of Technology)
tba
Attention: this talk has to be cancelled


Tuesday, Dec 10th, 2019, 16:45
Mikhail Belkin (The Ohio State University, USA)
Chalk Talk: What's next for machine learning? Some thoughts toward a unified theory of supervised inference.
MPI MIS Leipzig, room E1 05 (Leibniz-Saal)

Thursday, Nov 14th, 2019, 11:00
Kathlén Kohn (KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm)
The geometry of neural networks
MPI MIS Leipzig, room E1 05 (Leibniz-Saal)

Wednesday, Oct 23rd, 2019, 11:00
Věra Kůrková (Institute of Computer Science, Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic)
Lower Bounds on Complexity of Shallow Networks
MPI MIS Leipzig, room E1 05 (Leibniz-Saal)

Wednesday, Sep 18th, 2019, 11:00
Vladimir Temlyakov (University of South Carolina)
Supervised learning and sampling error of integral norms in function classes
MPI MIS Leipzig, room E1 05 (Leibniz-Saal)

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 22nd, 2018, 15:30
Lamiae Azizi (The University of Sydney, Australia)
A Mathematical trip into the Data Science realm
This seminar is cancelled.


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)

Please note also the lectures in the
Math Machine Learning seminar organized by Guido Montúfar

 

 

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