POP Seminar List
for period 15 July to 9 August 2013
Monday 15 July | ||
09:30-10:15 | Netzer, T (Universität Leipzig ) | |
Semidefinite Programming and its Feasible Sets I | Sem 1 | |
10:15-11:00 | Netzer, T (Universität Leipzig) | |
Semidefinite Programming and its Feasible Sets II | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:30 | Netzer, T (Universität Leipzig) | |
Semidefinite Programming and its Feasible Sets III | Sem 1 | |
14:00-14:45 | De Loera, J (University of California, Davis) | |
Algebraic and Geometric Ideas in Discrete Optimisation I | Sem 1 | |
14:45-15:30 | De Loera, J (University of California, Davis) | |
Algebraic and Geometric Ideas in Discrete Optimisation II | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17:00 | De Loera, J (University of California, Davis) | |
Algebraic and Geometric Ideas in Discrete Optimisation III | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 16 July | ||
09:30-10:15 | Candes, E (Stanford University) | |
Convex Programming in Data Science I | Sem 1 | |
10:15-11:00 | Candes, E (Stanford University) | |
Convex Programming in Data Science II | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:30 | Candes, E (Stanford University) | |
Convex Programming in Data Science III | Sem 1 | |
14:00-14:45 | Sturmfels, B (University of California, Berkeley) | |
Convex Algebraic Geometry I | Sem 1 | |
14:45-15:30 | Sturmfels, B (University of California, Berkeley) | |
Convex Algebraic Geometry II | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17:00 | Sturmfels, B (University of California, Berkeley) | |
Convex Algebraic Geometry III | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 17 July | ||
09:30-10:30 | Kocvara, M (University of Birmingham) | |
Nonlinear Semidefinite Optimization I | Sem 1 | |
11:00-12:00 | Kocvara, M (University of Birmingham) | |
Nonlinear Semidefinite Optimization II | Sem 1 | |
14:30-15:00 | Anjos, MF (École Polytechnique de Montréal) | |
Towards Efficient Higher-Order Semidefinite Relaxations for Max-Cut | Sem 1 | |
15:00-15:30 | Marshall, MA (University of Saskatchewan) | |
Computing lower bounds for a polynomial using geometric programming | Sem 1 | |
16:00-16:30 | Dickinson, PJC (University of Groningen) | |
A new convex reformulation and approximation hierarchy for polynomial optimisation | Sem 1 | |
16:30-17:00 | Galli, L (Università di Pisa) | |
Gap Inequalities for the Max-Cut Problem | Sem 1 |
Monday 22 July | ||
10:00-11:00 | Bomze, I (Universität Wien) | |
A nasty cone with nice properties - recent advances in copositive optimisation. | Sem 2 |
Tuesday 23 July | ||
10:00-11:00 | Scheiderer, C (Universität Konstanz) | |
Recent progress on questions of Nemirovsky and Sturmfels | Sem 2 |
Wednesday 24 July | ||
10:00-11:00 | Nie, J (University of California, San Diego) | |
Local and global optimality conditions for multivariate polynomial optimization. | Sem 2 |
Thursday 25 July | ||
10:00-11:00 | Putinar, M (University of California, Santa Barbara) | |
Hermitian complexity of real ideals | Sem 2 | |
15:00-16:00 | Pasechnik, D (Nanyang Technological University) | |
Moments of measures on compact polyhedra, weighted triangulations, integral transforms, and multisymmetric polynomials. | Sem 2 |
Friday 26 July | ||
10:00-11:00 | Thomas, R (University of Washington) | |
From approximate cone factorizations to approximate lifts of polytopes | Sem 2 |
Monday 29 July | ||
10:00-11:00 | Sotirov, R (Universiteit van Tilburg) | |
The graph partitioning problem: quick and dirty vs strong and long | Sem 2 |
Tuesday 30 July | ||
10:00-11:00 | Chlamtac, E (Ben-Gurion University) | |
Lift-and-project methods and relaxations for Knapsack | Sem 2 | |
15:00-16:00 | Steurer, D (Cornell University) | |
The unique games conjecture and polynomial optimization | Sem 2 |
Wednesday 31 July | ||
10:00-11:00 | Dickinson, P (Universität Wien) | |
On the set-copositive cone. | Sem 2 |
Thursday 01 August | ||
11:00-12:00 | Rendl, F (Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt) | |
Eigenvalue optimization in connection with vertex separators (and bandwidth) | Sem 2 | |
15:00-16:00 | Puerto, J (Universidad de Sevilla) | |
Moments and SDP for multiobjective linear programming | Sem 2 |
Friday 02 August | ||
10:00-11:00 | Wiegele, A (Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt) | |
Semidefinite relaxations for various non-convex quadratic optimization problems. | Sem 2 | |
15:00-16:00 | Steurer, D (Cornell University) | |
Multiplicative Update Methods and Semidefinite Programming | Sem 2 |
Monday 05 August | ||
10:00-11:00 | Lee, J (University of Michigan) | |
Engineering Hilbert's Nullstellensatz for Combinatorial Problems | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 06 August | ||
14:00-15:00 | Jarre, F (Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf ) | |
Numerical issues in semidefinite and convex conic optimization | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 07 August | ||
10:00-11:00 | Safey El Din, M (Université Pierre & Marie Curie-Paris VI) | |
Polynomial Optimization and Symbolic Computation: From Theory to Practice and Vice Versa | Sem 1 |
Thursday 08 August | ||
14:15-14:45 | Anjos, M (École Polytechnique de Montréal) | |
Applications of linear and nonlinear optimisation in the electricity sector | Sem 1 | |
14:45-15:15 | Ortega, G (European Space Agency) | |
Current space optimisation challenges | Sem 1 | |
15:15-15:45 | Parry, R (Radio Design) | |
Designing and tuning RF filters to a prescribed specification | Sem 1 | |
15:45-16:15 | Marecek, J (IBM Dublin) | |
Polynomial optimisation in power systems at IBM Research | Sem 1 | |
16:45-17:15 | Fiala, J (Numerical Algorithms Group) | |
Semidefinite programming at NAG | Sem 1 | |
17:15-17:45 | Andersen, E (MOSEK) | |
Solving conic optimization problems with MOSEK | Sem 1 | |
17:45-18:30 | ||
Panel Discussion | Sem 1 |
Friday 09 August | ||
10:00-11:00 | Qi, H (University of Southampton) | |
Spherical Euclidean Distance Embedding and the Unit-Distance Respresentation of a Graph on a Hypersphere | Sem 1 |
Other Seminars |
Seminars in the University National and International Scientific Research Meetings |