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Theory Seminar

This semester the theory seminar will be every Thursday from 3:30-5:00PM in West Village H 366 (map). The Theory Seminar will occur every week whether or not we have a speaker. If we do not have a speaker, we will have short presentations from students or faculty. Write to Jonathan Ullman with suggestions for speakers or food!

Spring Semester, 2017

Apr 27, 2017
3:30PM
Omri Weinstein, Columbia
Crossing the Logarithmic Barrier for Dynamic Boolean Data Structure Lower Bounds
366 WVH
Abstract
Apr 20, 2017
3:30PM
Ankur Moitra, MIT
Robust Statistics, Revisited
RY 126
Abstract
Apr 13, 2017
3:30PM
No seminar
Apr 06, 2017
3:30PM
No seminar
Mar 30, 2017
3:30PM
Ariel Hamlin and Lucianna Kiffer
Short talks
366 WVH
Mar 23, 2017
3:30PM
Mehraneh Liaee, NEU
Information Spreading in Dynamic Networks under Oblivious Adversaries
366 WVH
Abstract
Mar 16, 2017
3:30PM
Yael Kalai, MIT/MSR
Interactive Coding with Constant Round and Communication Blowup
366 WVH
Abstract
Mar 9, 2017
3:30PM
No seminar - Spring Break
Mar 2, 2017
3:30PM
Gautam Kamath, MIT
Some Frontiers in Distribution Testing
366 WVH
Abstract
Feb 21, 2017
3:30PM
Jalaj Upadhyay, Penn State
Fast and Space-Optimal Differentially-Private Low-Rank Factorization in the General Turnstile Update Model
366 WVH
Abstract
Feb 16, 2017
3:30PM
Adam Sealfon, MIT
Network Oblivious Transfer
366 WVH
Abstract
Feb 9, 2017
3:30PM
Talk cancelled due to weather
Feb 2, 2017
3:30PM
Constantinos Daskalakis, MIT
Ten Steps of EM Suffice for Mixtures of Two Gaussians
108 WVH
Abstract
Jan 26, 2017
3:30PM
No talk
Jan 19, 2017
3:30PM
Stratis Ioannidis, Northeastern
Secure Function Evaluation at Scale
366 WVH
Abstract
Jan 12, 2017
3:30PM
Jonathan Ullman, Northeastern
Algorithmic Stability for Adaptive Data Analysis
366 WVH
Abstract
Jan 03, 2017
2:00PM
Li-Yang Tan, TTI-Chicago
Theory Seminar
166 WVH
Abstract

Fall Semester, 2016

Spring Semester, 2016

Fall Semester, 2015

Prehistorical Theory Seminars