Theory Seminar

If you are interested in giving a talk, email Shachar Lovett. For previous talks, please see the theory seminar archive.

Winter 2019

All talks are on Monday 2-3pm in Room CSE 4258 (Computer Science building, 4th floor), unless noted otherwise.

Monday, January 7, 2019, 2:00pm
No seminar (SODA)

Nima Anari (Stanford)
Monday, January 14, 2019, 2:00pm
Log-Concave Polynomials and Matroids

Monday, January 21, 2019, 2:00pm
No seminar (MLK day)

Alon Gonen (Princeton)
Monday, January 28, 2019, 2:00pm
Learning in Non-convex Games with an Optimization Oracle

Ilias Diakonikolas (USC)
Monday, February 4, 2019, 2:00pm
The Degree-d Chow Parameters Problem

Andrew Suk (UCSD)
Monday, February 11, 2019, 2:00pm
Multicolor Ramsey numbers for semi-algebraic graphs

Monday, February 18, 2019, 2:00pm
No seminar (presidents day)

Yuval Ishai (Technion)
Monday, February 25, 2019, 2:00pm
Homomorphic Secret Sharing 

Leonard Schulman (Caltech)
Monday, March 4, 2019, 2:00pm
Invitation to Causal Inference

Kamyar Azizzadenesheli (Caltech)
Monday, March 11, 2019, 2:00pm
Interactive Learning in Structured and Partially Observable Domains