Welcome to the seminar listing of the CRM Applied Mathematics Laboratory and McGill University's Department of Mathematics and Statistics. Please note that due to the on going COVID crisis, the CRM seminars will now take place at 4pm on Zoom.


CRM Applied Mathematics Seminars, Fall 2020
Time and Date Speaker Title and Abstract Location and Host CRM Recordings
2:30pm
Sept. 21 2020
Stephen Becker
(CU Boulder)
Algorithmic stability for generalization guarantees in machine learning on Zoom
T. Hoheisel
video
4pm
Sept. 28 2020
Yuji Nakatsukasa
(Oxford)
Fast and stable randomized low-rank matrix approximation on Zoom
J-P. Lessard
Not Available
4pm
Oct. 5 2020
David Russell Luke
(Göttingen)
Optimization on Spheres : Models and Proximal Algorithms with Computational Performance Comparisons on Zoom
T. Hoheisel
video
4pm
Oct. 12 2020
Thanksgiving ~ ~ ~
4pm
Oct. 19 2020
Sheehan Olver
(Imperial College)
Sparse Spectral Methods for Power-Law Interactions on Zoom
J-P. Lessard
video
4pm
Oct. 26 2020
Johannes Royset
(Naval Postgraduate School)
Variational Perspectives on Mathematical Optimization on Zoom
T. Hoheisel
video
4pm
Nov. 2 2020
Stephen Anco
(Brock University)
Canceled on Zoom
J-C. Nave
Canceled
4pm
Nov. 9 2020
John Duchi
(Stanford)
Optimality in Optimization on Zoom
T. Hoheisel
Coming Soon
4pm
Nov. 16 2020
Heather Harrington
(Oxford)
Algebraic Systems Biology on Zoom
J-P. Lessard
Coming Soon
4pm
Nov. 23 2020
Thomas Surowiec
(Marburg)
A Primal-Dual Algorithm for Risk Minimization in PDE-Constrained Optimization on Zoom
T. Hoheisel
Coming Soon
4pm
Nov. 30 2020
Damek Davis
(Cornell)
Nonconvex Optimization for Estimation and Learning: Dynamics, Conditioning, and Nonsmoothness on Zoom
T. Hoheisel
Coming Soon
4pm
Dec. 7 2020
Felix Kwok
(Laval University)
TBA on Zoom
J-P. Lessard
Coming Soon