Stanford University

Upcoming Events

Thursday, April 4, 2024
4:00 PM
Gavril Farkas (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)
Friday, April 5, 2024
12:00 PM
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383-N
Matt Baker (Georgia Tech)
Public Lecture
Thursday, April 11, 2024
7:30 PM
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Everett and Jane Hauck Auditorium, David and Joan Traitel Building of Hoover Institution, Stanford University
Leslie Lamport (Microsoft)

Coding is the last step in writing a program. First, one decides what the program should do and how it should do it. The best way to work through subsequent steps is with mathematics. But programmers can’t use the simple math they need and mathematicians don’t teach them.

Winner of the…

Friday, April 12, 2024
11:00 AM
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384H
Molei Tao (Georgia Tech)

This talk will discuss some nontrivial but often pleasant effects of large learning rates, which are commonly used in machine learning practice for improved empirical performances, but defy traditional theoretical analyses. I will first quantify how large learning rates can help gradient descent…

Friday, April 12, 2024
12:00 PM
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383-N
Weite Pi (Yale)
Friday, April 19, 2024
12:00 PM
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383N
Jakub Witaszek (Princeton)
Friday, May 3, 2024
12:00 PM
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383N
Matt Kerr (Washington University in St. Louis)
Monday, May 6, 2024
2:30 PM
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383N

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Monday, May 13, 2024
2:30 PM
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383N
Yiannis Sakellaridis (Johns Hopkins)

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Thursday, May 23, 2024
4:30 PM
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380Y
Hannah Larson (UC Berkeley)

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