Archive for May, 2011

Talk at Greek Stochastics gamma

Today at 15:00 I am presenting a talk at the Greek Stochastics gamma conference.  The topic is an improved version of approximation for the normalizing constant of a Gibbs distribution that requires a number of samples that is linear in the log of the normalizing constant.  The title of the talk is “The Paired Product Estimator”.



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Speaking in the Math 2.0 weekly series tomorrow

Tomorrow (Wednesday, 4th May) at 6:30 PM Pacific time, I will be hosting a session with my fellow editor Gizem Karaali on the Journal of Humanistic Mathematics for the weekly series run by Math 2.0.  Click here to get all the info, including how to download the software to view the event, or catch up on past events.

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