# Mathematics Colloquia and Seminars

Series | Organizer | ||
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PDE and Applied Math Seminar | J. Biello (F), K. Luli (S), A. Stingo (W) | Past | Future |

Algebra & Discrete Mathematics | G. Kuperberg (W), J. De Loera (S), A. Schilling (F), T. Akhmejanov (F) | Past | Future |

Algebraic Geometry | E. Carlsson (W), E. Gorskiy (F), J. Simental Rodriguez (S) | Past | Future |

Geometry/Topology | R. Casals (F), L. Starkston (W), J. Hass (S) | Past | Future |

Mathematical Biology | M. Vazquez (F), S. Walcott (W) | Past | Future |

Mathematical Physics & Probability | B. Morris (F), (. Temple (W), M. Gebert (S) | Past | Future |

Mathematics of Data and Decisions | S. Ma (F), L. Rademacher (S), R. Krone (W) | Past | Future |

Optimization | (Special topics only) | Past | Future |

QMAP Seminar | A. Waldron (F), T. Dimofte (W), A. Schwarz (S) | Past | Future |

Colloquium | E. Gorskiy, S. Shkoller | Past | Future |

GGAM Colloquium | Past | Future | |

Distinguished Lecture Series | E. Gorskiy, S. Shkoller | Past | Future |

Student-Run Applied & Math Seminar | A. Senda, D. Weber, J. Pan | Past | Future |

Student-Run Geometry/Topology Seminar | K. Wong, Y. Luo, B. Harvie | Past | Future |

Student-Run Algebraic Geometry Seminar | Past | Future | |

Student-Run Optimization and Variational Analysis | Past | Future | |

Featured Campus Seminars | Past | Future | |

Special Events | Past | Future |

### Past Talks

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data and Decisions | Krishnakumar Balasubramanian, UC Davis |

Tue, Jan 22 2019, 4:10PM | Applications of Stein's Identity to Non-Convex Optimization and Sampling | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data and Decisions | Gennadiy Averkov, University of Magdeburg |

Tue, Jan 8 2019, 4:10PM | Improving cuts by means of lifting | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data and Decisions | Paul Grigas, UC Berkeley |

Mon, Dec 10 2018, 4:10PM | Condition Number Analysis of Logistic Regression, and its Implications for Standard First-Order Solution Methods | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data and Decisions | Anna Ma, UC San Diego |

Mon, Dec 3 2018, 4:10PM | Variants of the Randomized Kaczmarz Algorithms and its Applications | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data and Decisions | Boaz Nadler, Weizmann Institute of Science |

Mon, Nov 26 2018, 4:10PM | CANCELLED | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data and Decisions | Jelena Diakonikolas, UC Berkeley |

Mon, Nov 19 2018, 4:10PM | CANCELLED | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data and Decisions | Madeleine Udell, Cornell University |

Mon, Nov 5 2018, 4:10PM | Big Data is Low Rank | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data and Decisions | Sayan Mukherjee, Duke University |

Mon, Oct 29 2018, 4:10PM | How Many Directions Determine a Shape | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data and Decisions | Lihong Li, Google Inc. |

Mon, Oct 22 2018, 4:10PM | Reinforcement Learning as Saddle-Point Optimization | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data and Decisions | Aaron Sidford, Stanford University |

Mon, Oct 15 2018, 4:10PM | Perron-Frobenius Theory in Nearly Linear Time | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data and Decisions | Ery Arias-Castro, UC San Diego |

Mon, Oct 8 2018, 4:10PM | On using graph distances to estimate Euclidean and related distances | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data and Decisions | Joel Tropp, Caltech |

Mon, Oct 1 2018, 4:30PM | Applied random matrix theory | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data and Decisions | Andrea Montanari, Stanford University |

Mon, Oct 1 2018, 3:00PM | A Mean Field View of the Landscape of Two-Layers Neural Networks | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data and Decisions | Jorge Nocedal, Northwestern University |

Mon, Oct 1 2018, 2:00PM | Nonlinear Optimization Methods for Machine Learning |