Algebraic Statistics Seminar, Fall 2015
   DEPARTMENT OF APPLIED MATHEMATICS

Previous semesters:
Summer 2015, Spring 2015, Fall 2014, Summer 2014, Spring 2014, Fall 2013.


General organizational notes:
The algebraic statistics reading/research group will meet on most Tuesdays, 3:30-4:30pm in E1-tbd.
Any changes will be announced in the email list.
If you would like to receive talk announcements, please sign up for the seminar mailing list here.


Date & Time Location Speaker/Title
Tue, Sep 1
3:30-4:30pm
E1-tbd Dane Wilburne, IIT
First of three lectures in a series.
Abstract coming soon. (Intro to toric ideals.)


Tue, Sep 8
3:30-4:30pm
E1-tbd Jan Verschelde, UIC
Solving polynomial systems online
Abstract coming soon. (Overview of PHCpack web inteface)


Tue, Sep 15
3:30-4:30pm
E1-tbd Dane Wilburne, IIT
Continuation of a 3-lecture series.
Abstract coming soon.


Mon, Sep 21
4:40-5:40pm
Event of interest:
Department colloquium talk by Rina Foygel (U Chicago)


Tue, Sep 22
tbd
tentative plan:
visit UIC's graduate computational algebraic geometry seminar


Tue, Sep 29
3:30-4:30pm
E1-tbd Dane Wilburne, IIT
Continuation of a 3-lecture series.
Abstract coming soon.


Sat-Sun Oct 3-4
weekend meeting
Loyola main campus **Related event** AMS special session
Special Session on Algebraic Statistics and its Interactions with Combinatorics, Computation, and Network Science
2015 AMS Fall Central Section Meeting, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL.


Mon, Oct 5
4:40-5:40pm
Event of interest:
Department colloquium talk by Johannes Rauh from Hannover (Germany) and York (Canada)


Tue, Oct 6
3:30-4:30pm
n/a No seminar today.
See related colloquium talk Monday Oct 5.


Tue, Oct 13
3:30-4:30pm
E1 tbd speaker tbd
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Tue, Oct 20
3:30-4:30pm
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Mon, Oct 26
4:40-5:40pm
Event of interest:
Department colloquium talk by Mladen Kolar (U Chicago Booth)


Tue, Oct 27
3:30-4:30pm
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Tue, Nov 3
3:30-4:30pm
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Tue, Nov 10
n/a No seminar today.
Related event: department colloquium Monday Nov 9th: discrete math talk by Andrew Suk from UIC.


Tue, tbd
3:30-4:30pm
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For more information, contact Dane Wilburne (or Sonja Petrović).