Mathematical Conversations

Topic: Faster and Simpler Algorithms for Robust Statistics

Speaker: Yu Cheng

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago; Visitor, School of Mathematics

Date & Time: Wednesday December 18th, 2019, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Location: Dilworth Room

In this talk, we will discuss some of the recent advances in high-dimensional robust statistics. In particular, we will focus on designing faster and simpler robust algorithms for fundamental statistical and machine learning problems.