Geoffrey Chinot: Katalogdaten im Frühjahrssemester 2021

NameHerr Dr. Geoffrey Chinot

401-3940-21LStudent Seminar in Mathematics and Data: Optimal Transport Belegung eingeschränkt - Details anzeigen
Number of participants limited to 12.
4 KP2SA. Bandeira, G. Chinot
KurzbeschreibungThe Seminar starts with a basic introduction to Optimal Transport (including but not limited to: Monge and Kantorovich formulations, duality, Wassertstein distance). After the introductory material, each week will be devoted to either a research article in the topic or a more advanced concept. Particular emphasis will be given to applications to statistics and data science.
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Voraussetzungen / BesonderesThis seminar requires a certain degree of mathematical maturity--including abstract thinking and the ability to understand and write proofs. Probability theory and Linear Algebra is a required pre-requisite. Some basic familiarity with Optimization and Functional Analysis is beneficial.