Upcoming Seminars

March 2017

March 7, 2017 - 4:15pm

Graph-based Active Learning


March 7, 2017 - 4:15pm

Active learning is concerned with the design of prediction algorithms which select labeled training samples that are expected to best reduce the...

Speaker: Dan Kushnir, NOKIA Bell Labs
March 14, 2017 - 4:15pm

Sampling Irregular Functions Through Frequency Warping


March 14, 2017 - 4:15pm

Optimal sampling of non band-limited functions is an issue of great importance that has attracted considerable attention. We propose to tackle...

Speaker: Jacques Peyrière, University of Paris-Sud (Orsay)
March 21, 2017 - 4:15pm

A Well-Tempered Landscape for Non-convex Robust Subspace Recovery


March 21, 2017 - 4:15pm

We present a mathematical analysis of a gradient descent method for Robust Subspace Recovery. The optimization is cast as a minimization over the...

Speaker: Tyler Maunu, University of Minnesota
March 28, 2017 - 4:15pm

Theory of Nonconvex Optimization: Phase Retrieval and Beyond


March 28, 2017 - 4:15pm

In machine learning and signal processing, due to the nonlinear system or latent low-rank structure of the data, many nonconvex optimization...

Speaker: Xiaodong Li, University of California-Davis
March 29, 2017 - 4:15pm

Detecting Mutual Configurations of Applied Planning Strategies and Performances in Small and Medium-sized Businesses with Alternating Diffusion


March 29, 2017 - 4:15pm

*Non-standard day*

In this work, we investigate the impact of planning on service small and medium size enterprises (SMEs) performance. The...

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