Series | Organizer |
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PDE and Applied Math Seminar | S. Iyer (F), B. Temple (W), S. Shkoller (S) |

Algebra & Discrete Mathematics | E. Gorskiy, A. Chandler, S. Griffin (F) |

Algebraic Geometry | E. Gorskiy (F), E. Carlsson (W), D. Weng (S) |

Geometry/Topology | A. Thompson (F), M. Kapovich (W), A. Jacob (S) |

Mathematical Biology | K. Link (F), S. Dodson (W), R. Chaudhuri (S) |

Mathematical Physics & Probability | B. Morris, D. Blanquicett |

Mathematics of Data & Decisions | M. Koeppe (F), L. Rademacher (W) |

Optimization | (Special topics only) |

QMAP Seminar | A. Waldron, B. Nachtergaele (F) |

Colloquium | S. Shkoller, J. Teran |

GGAM Colloquium | |

Distinguished Lecture Series | S. Shkoller, J. Teran |

Faculty Research Seminar | M. Kapovich, E. Carlsson |

Student-Run Research Seminar | J. Hughes |

Student-Run Geometry/Topology Seminar | |

Student-Run Analysis & PDE | |

Featured Campus Seminars | |

Special Events |

### Past Talks

View past talks or upcoming talks for this series.

Zoom | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Luis Rademacher, UC Davis |

Tue, Sep 21 2021, 1:10PM | On the complexity of Frank-Wolfe methods | |

Zoom | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Ekaterina Rapinchuk (Merkurjev), Michigan State University |

Tue, May 18 2021, 12:10PM | A Fast Graph-Based Data Classification Method with Applications to 3D Sensory Data in the Form of Point Clouds | |

Zoom | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Wei Zhu, UMass Amherst |

Tue, May 4 2021, 12:31PM | Applied Differential Geometry and Harmonic Analysis in Deep Learning Regularization | |

Zoom | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Braxton Osting, Univerity of Utah |

Tue, Apr 20 2021, 1:10PM | Consistency of archetypal analysis | |

Zoom | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Yi Ma, UC Berkley |

Tue, Apr 13 2021, 4:10PM | Deep Networks from First Principles | |

Zoom | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Caroline Uhler, MIT |

Mon, Mar 29 2021, 1:00PM | Causal Inference in the Light of Drug Repurposing for COVID-19 | |

Mathematics of Data & Decisions | ||

Tue, Mar 9 2021, 4:10PM | MADDD Local Connections: Versioning code, data, computational results / Continuous Integration | |

Mathematics of Data & Decisions | ||

Tue, Mar 2 2021, 4:10PM | MADDD Local Connections: Piecewise linear functions and software | |

Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Sophie Huiberts, Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI) | |

Tue, Feb 23 2021, 9:30AM | The integrality gap of random binary integer programs | |

Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Simge Küçükyavuz, Northwestern U. | |

Tue, Feb 16 2021, 9:30AM | Ideal formulations for constrained convex optimization problems with indicator variables | |

Mathematics of Data & Decisions | ||

Tue, Feb 9 2021, 4:10PM | MADDD Local Connections: Computation and optimization with differentiable manifolds: Pymanopt, SageManifolds, ... | |

Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Shiqian Ma, UC Davis | |

Tue, Feb 9 2021, 12:10PM | Riemannian Optimization for the Projection Robust Wasserstein Distance | |

Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Matthias Köppe | |

Tue, Feb 9 2021, 9:30AM | MADDD Local Connections: Research software tutorial: Python packaging | |

Mathematics of Data & Decisions | various | |

Tue, Feb 2 2021, 4:10PM | MADDD Local Connections: Optimization software in Python and Julia | |

Mathematics of Data & Decisions | various | |

Tue, Jan 26 2021, 4:10PM | MADDD Local Connections: Research Software | |

Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Sophie Huiberts, Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI) | |

Tue, Jan 19 2021, 9:30AM | Theoretical analysis of integer programming | |

Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Matthias Köppe, UC Davis | |

Tue, Jan 12 2021, 12:10PM | Computational cutgeneratingfunctionology: Certifying next-generation cutting planes for mixed integer linear programming | |

Mathematics of Data & Decisions | various people; programs are people, too | |

Tue, Jan 5 2021, 4:10PM | Meet and greet, show and share | |

Zoom Lecture | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Samir Chowdhury, Stanford (Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences) |

Tue, Dec 8 2020, 4:10PM | Gromov-Wasserstein Learning in a Riemannian Framework | |

Zoom Lecture | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Guido Montufar, UCLA (Math) |

Tue, Dec 1 2020, 4:10PM | Optimal Transport to Independence Models | |

Zoom Lecture | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Wolfgang Polonik, UC Davis (Statistics) |

Tue, Nov 24 2020, 4:10PM | Multiscale Geometric Feature Extraction | |

Zoom Lecture | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Chelsea Weaver, Amazon |

Tue, Nov 17 2020, 4:10PM | Natural Language Understanding at Amazon Music | |

Zoom Lecture | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Zhi Ding, UC Davis (ECE) |

Tue, Nov 10 2020, 4:10PM | Deep Learning: Not a Simple Hammer for Massive MIMO Wireless Communication Systems | |

Zoom Lecture | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Patrick Flaherty, U Mass (Math/Stat) |

Tue, Nov 3 2020, 4:10PM | MAP Clustering under the Gaussian Mixture Model via Mixed Integer Programming | |

Zoom Lecture | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Patrice Koehl, UC Davis (CS) |

Tue, Oct 27 2020, 4:10PM | Light speed computation of exact solutions to generic and to degenerate assignment problems | |

Zoom Lecture | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Cynthia Rudin, Duke (CS) |

Tue, Oct 20 2020, 4:10PM | Current Approaches in Interpretable Machine Learning | |

Zoom Lecture | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Chao Wang, UC Davis (ECE) |

Tue, Oct 13 2020, 4:10PM | From telescope to computed tomography via sparse recovery approaches | |

Zoom Lecture | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Abhishek Roy, UC Davis (Statistics) |

Tue, Oct 6 2020, 4:10PM | Escaping Saddle-Point Faster under Interpolation-like Conditions | |

Zoom Lecture | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Stefan Schonsheck, UC Davis |

Tue, Sep 29 2020, 4:10PM | Coherence and Manifold Structures in Data | |

Zoom | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Bartolomeo Stellato, MIT |

Tue, Jun 9 2020, 4:00PM | A Machine Learning Approach to Optimization | |

Zoom | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Henry Adams, Colorado State University |

Tue, Jun 2 2020, 4:10PM | Applied Topology: From global to local | |

Zoom | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Prem Devanbu |

Tue, May 26 2020, 4:00PM | "Basic concepts and Live Tutorial on Docker Containers for Novice Users" | |

Zoom | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Paul Atzberger, UC Santa Barbara |

Tue, May 19 2020, 4:10PM | Geometric Approaches for Machine Learning in the Sciences and Engineering | |

Zoom | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Venkat Chandrasekaran, Caltech |

Tue, May 12 2020, 4:00PM | Fitting Convex Sets to Data | |

Zoom | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Roummel Marcia, UC Merced |

Tue, May 5 2020, 4:00PM | Optimization Methods for Machine Learning | |

Zoom | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Yian Ma, UC San Diego |

Tue, Apr 28 2020, 4:00PM | Briding MCMC and Optimization | |

Zoom | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Wotao Yin, UCLA and Alibaba |

Tue, Apr 21 2020, 4:00PM | Plug-and-Play Method: a Deep-Learning/Optimization Hybrid Approach for Image Processing | |

Zoom | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Sam Hopkins, UC Berkeley |

Tue, Apr 14 2020, 4:00PM | From Proofs to Algorithms for High-Dimensional Statistics | |

Zoom | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Sam Hopkins, UC Berkeley |

Tue, Apr 14 2020, 4:00PM | From Proofs to Algorithms for High-Dimensional Statistics | |

Zoom | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Stefano Marchesini,, Lawrence Berkeley Lab |

Tue, Apr 7 2020, 4:10PM | High Throughput Phase Retrieval | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | |

Tue, Mar 17 2020, 4:10PM | No seminar | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Will Leeb, University of Minnesota |

Tue, Mar 10 2020, 4:10PM | Matrix Denoising with Weighted Loss | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | David Gamarnik, MIT Sloan School of Management |

Tue, Mar 3 2020, 4:10PM | Algorithmic Challenges in High-Dimensional Inference Models: Insights from the Statistical Physics | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Guy Wolf, Université de Montréal |

Tue, Feb 25 2020, 4:10PM | Geometry-based Data Exploration | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Wotao Yin, UCLA |

Tue, Feb 18 2020, 4:10PM | Canceled | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Richard Levenson, UC Davis, Medical School/Pathology |

Tue, Feb 11 2020, 4:10PM | Path ↔ Math: Opportunities for cross-disciplinary adventure | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Randall O'Reilly, UC Davis, Psychology/Computer Science |

Tue, Feb 4 2020, 4:10PM | Predictive Error-driven Learning in the Brain | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Gal Mishne, UC San Diego |

Tue, Jan 28 2020, 4:10PM | Multiway Tensor Analysis with Neuroscience Applications | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Nhat Ho, UC Berkeley |

Tue, Dec 3 2019, 4:10PM | Statistical and computational perspective of mixture and hierarchical models | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Javad Lavaei, UC Berkeley |

Tue, Nov 26 2019, 4:10PM | Computational Techniques for Nonlinear Optimization and Learning Problems | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | James Sharpnack, UC Davis, Statistics Department |

Tue, Nov 19 2019, 4:10PM | Weak consistency of the 1-nearest neighbor measure with applications to missing data | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Rishidev Chaudhuri, UC Davis, Math and NPB |

Tue, Nov 12 2019, 4:10PM | Finding and using sparse networks in neural computation | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Erika Roldan Roa, Ohio State University |

Tue, Nov 5 2019, 4:10PM | Evolution of the homology and related geometric properties of the Eden Growth Model | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Yu Zhang, UC Santa Cruz |

Tue, Oct 29 2019, 4:10PM | Improving Power Grid Reliability and Efficiency via Advanced Signal Processing and Machine Learning | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Yuwei Fan, Stanford University |

Tue, Oct 22 2019, 4:10PM | Deep Neural Networks for PDEs | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Meisam Razaviyayn, USC |

Tue, Oct 15 2019, 4:10PM | Learning via Non-Convex Min-Max Games | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Xin Liu, UC Davis, CS department |

Thu, Oct 10 2019, 2:10PM | Machine Learning Meets Cellular Networks | |

MSB 2112 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Facundo Memoli, Ohio State University |

Tue, Oct 8 2019, 3:10PM | Gromov-Wasserstein distances and distributional invariants of datasets | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Yong Jae Lee, UC Davis, CS department |

Tue, Oct 1 2019, 4:10PM | Learning to Understand Visual Data with Minimal Human Supervision | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Alexander Cloninger, UCSD |

Tue, Jun 11 2019, 4:10PM | Low Frequency Kernel Eigenfunctions in Statistical Distances, Function Sampling, and Data Generation | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Michael Mahoney, UC Berkeley |

Tue, Jun 4 2019, 4:10PM | Why Deep Learning Works: Traditional and Heavy-Tailed Implicit Self-Regularization in Deep Neural Networks | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Lin Xiao, Microsoft Research |

Tue, May 28 2019, 4:10PM | Accelerated Bregman Proximal Gradient Method for Relatively Smooth Convex Optimization | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | John Carlsson, USC |

Tue, May 21 2019, 4:10PM | The continuous approximation paradigm for logistical optimization problems | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Shuyang Ling |

Tue, May 7 2019, 4:10PM | Solving Inverse Problems on Networks: Graph Cuts, Optimization Landscape, Synchronization | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Juan Pablo Vielma, MIT |

Tue, Apr 30 2019, 4:10PM | Modeling Power of Mixed Integer Convex Optimization Problems And Their Effective Solution with Julia and JuMP | |

MSB 2112 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Anna Seigal, UC Berkeley |

Tue, Apr 16 2019, 4:10PM | Learning Paths from Signature Tensors | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Levent Tunçel, U Waterloo |

Tue, Apr 9 2019, 4:10PM | Total Dual Integrality for Convex, Semidefinite and Extended Formulations | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Michał Dereziński, UC Berkeley |

Tue, Apr 2 2019, 4:10PM | Unbiased estimates for linear regression via volume sampling | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Suvrajeet Sen, USC |

Tue, Mar 19 2019, 4:10PM | Stochastic Decomposition: A Revival | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Dorit Hochbaum, UC Berkeley |

Tue, Mar 12 2019, 4:10PM | Machine Learning and Data Mining with Combinatorial Optimization | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Thomas Rothvoss, U Washington |

Tue, Mar 5 2019, 4:10PM | Algorithms for Discrepancy Minimization | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Dmitriy Drusvyatskiy, U Washington |

Tue, Feb 19 2019, 4:10PM | Stochastic methods for nonsmooth nonconvex optimization | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Sean Kafer, U Waterloo |

Tue, Feb 12 2019, 4:10PM | The circuits of combinatorial polytopes: diameter bounds and hardness of computation | |

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

Tue, Feb 5 2019, 4:10PM | Invariance in First-Order Convex Optimization | |

MSB 1147 | Mathematics of Data & Decisions | Ilan Adler, UC Berkeley |

Tue, Jan 29 2019, 4:10PM | A simple reduction of wide range of optimization, engineering and economics problems to Bimatrix Games. | |

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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