Upcoming Seminars

February 2016

February 1, 2016 - 4:15pm

Reconstructing real-valued functions from unsigned frame coefficients


February 1, 2016 - 4:15pm

*CANCELLED*

Speaker: Rima Alaifari, ETH Zurich
February 2, 2016 - 4:15pm

Adaptive Fourier Decomposition and related issues


February 2, 2016 - 4:15pm

We will introduce adaptive Fourier decomposition (AFD) and mono-component theory. The topics were motivated by positive-frequency-decomposition of...

Speaker: Tao Qian, University of Macau
February 9, 2016 - 4:15pm

Reconstructing real-valued functions from unsigned frame coefficients


February 9, 2016 - 4:15pm

In this talk we consider the following problem of phase retrieval in L2: Given a collection of real-valued bandlimited functions that...

Speaker: Rima Alaifari, ETH Zurich
February 17, 2016 - 1:00pm

Earth Mover’s Distance and Equivalent Metrics


February 17, 2016 - 1:00pm

Earth Mover’s Distance (EMD) is a robust metric for comparing probability distributions. Unlike many conventional distances, EMD exploits...

Speaker: William Leeb, Princeton University
February 24, 2016 - 1:00pm

Inversion of the scalogram


February 24, 2016 - 1:00pm

*Non-standard meeting day/time/place*

The wavelet transform modulus, also called scalogram, is a widely-used representation of audio...

Speaker: Irene Waldspurger, Massachusetts Institute of Technology