Strong and Weak Epsilon Nets and Their Applications

Members Seminar
Topic:Strong and Weak Epsilon Nets and Their Applications
Speaker:Noga Alon
Affiliation:Tel Aviv University; Visiting Professor, School of Mathematics
Date:Monday, November 7
Time/Room:2:00pm - 3:00pm/S-101
Video Link:https://video.ias.edu/members/alon

I will describe the notions of strong and weak epsilon nets in range spaces, and explain briefly some of their many applications in Discrete Geometry and Combinatorics, focusing on several recent results in the investigation of the extremal questions that arise in the area, and mentioning some of the remaining open problems.