Upcoming Seminars

November 2015

November 3, 2015 - 4:15pm

Joint independent subspace analysis: when blind source separation and data fusion meet


November 3, 2015 - 4:15pm

Blind source separation (BSS) is a well-established framework for data analysis, whose goal is to separate a number of sources from their observed...

Speaker: Dana Lahat, GIPSA-Lab, Grenoble, France
November 10, 2015 - 4:15pm

Network Analysis: Community Detection and Graphon Estimation


November 10, 2015 - 4:15pm

Network data is an important area in modern statistics. Parameter estimation and community detection are two key questions in analyzing network...

Speaker: Chao Gao, Yale University
November 12, 2015 - 4:00pm

Cutting Plane Method: A faster algorithm for many combinatorial optimization problems


November 12, 2015 - 4:00pm

Many polynomial-time solvable combinatorial optimization problems can be reduced to the feasibility problem and the intersection problem. In this...

Speaker: Yin-Tat Lee, MIT
November 17, 2015 - 1:00pm

Multiscale Basis Dictionaries on Graphs and Their Applications to Matrix Data Analysis and Signal Segmentation


November 17, 2015 - 1:00pm

In recent years, the advent of new sensor technologies and social network infrastructure has provided huge opportunities and challenges for...

Speaker: Naoki Saito, University of California, Davis
November 17, 2015 - 4:15pm

Audio signal classification using joint time-frequency scattering


November 17, 2015 - 4:15pm

Audio signals exhibit complex time-frequency structures that are usually inadequately represented using traditional descriptors for audio...

Speaker: Joakim Andén, Princeton University
November 19, 2015 - 4:15pm

High Order Kernels for Data Embedding and Extension


November 19, 2015 - 4:15pm

Nonlinear dimensionality reduction methods often include the construction of a kernel for embedding the high-dimensional data points. Standard...

Speaker: Neta Rabin, Afeka-Tel Aviv Academic College of Engineering