Rafael Oliveira10:30am | Simonyi Hall 101
Scaling problems, such as operator scaling and tensor scaling, have recently found several applications in diverse areas of math and CS. They have been used to give efficient...
Emily Levesque11:00am | Bloomberg Hall Lecture Hall
Red supergiants (RSGs) are the helium-fusing descendants of moderately massive (10-25Mo) stars. As the coldest and largest (in physical size) members of the massive star...
12:15pm | Dilworth Room
Chad Bustard11:00am | Peyton Hall, Dome Room, Room 201
Despite representing only a billionth of the gas population, cosmic rays have enough energy to significantly shape the structure of the ISM, the supernova-driven outflows that...
Rong Ge12:00pm | Dilworth Room
Modern machine learning often optimizes a nonconvex objective using simple algorithm such as gradient descent. One way of explaining the success of such simple algorithms is...
4:00pm | West Seminar
Linh Truong6:00pm | Dilworth Room
10:00am | Simonyi Hall 101
Megan Bedell11:00am | Bloomberg Hall, Astrophysics Library
More than two decades after the discovery of the first exoplanet with radial velocity (RV) measurements, vast quantities of data exist from dedicated planet-hunting...
Alexa Villaume12:15pm | Peyton Hall, Room 033 (basement)
The galactocentric radial metallicity gradients of GC systems can be used to probe the assembly histories of galaxies but doing so is complicated by: 1.) a GC system is an...