Events and Activities

Explore current and upcoming events and activities happening at the Institute for Advanced Study.

Mar 31

Computer Science/Discrete Mathematics Seminar II

High dimensional expansion and agreement testing
Irit Dinur
10:30am | https://theias.zoom.us/j/360043913
In this talk I will describe the notion of "agreement tests" that are motivated by PCPs but stand alone as a combinatorial property-testing question. I will show that high dimensional...
Mar 31

Seminar on Theoretical Machine Learning

Some Recent Insights on Transfer Learning
Samory Kpotufe
12:00pm | https://theias.zoom.us/j/384099138
A common situation in Machine Learning is one where training data is not fully representative of a target population due to bias in the sampling mechanism or high costs in...
Apr 02

Seminar on Theoretical Machine Learning

Learning Controllable Representations
Richard Zemel
12:00pm | https://theias.zoom.us/j/384099138
 As deep learning systems become more prevalent in real-world applications it is essential to allow users to exert more control over the system. Exerting some structure over...
Apr 02

Princeton University Thunch Talk - Title Added

Secondary Acceleration in Magnetic Reconnection
Hayk Hakobyan
12:30pm | Remote Access
Magnetic reconnection has been invoked to explained high energy non-thermal radiation from a myriad of astrophysical objects varying from blazar jets and black hole accretion disks, to pulsar...
Apr 02

Joint IAS/Princeton University Number Theory Seminar

Density conjecture for horizontal families of lattices in SL(2)
Mikolaj Fraczyk
4:30pm | https://theias.zoom.us/j/959183254
Let G be a real semi-simple Lie group with an irreducible unitary representation \pi. The non-temperedness of \pi is measured by the parameter p(\pi) which is defined as the...
Apr 03

Princeton University HSC Group Discussion

General Discussion
3:00pm
Apr 06

Institute for Advanced Study/Princeton University Early Universe/Cosmology Lunch Discussion

Florent Leclercq
12:30pm | Until further notice, meetings will be held remotely on Zoom.
Apr 06

Members' Seminar

The Palais-Smale Theorem and the Solution of Hilbert’s 23 Problem
Karen Uhlenbeck
2:00pm | http://theias.zoom.us/j/119412864
Apr 07

Computer Science/Discrete Mathematics Seminar II

To Be Announced
To Be Announced
10:30am
Apr 08

Canceled: Institute Film Series

4:00pm | Wolfensohn Hall
Institute Film Series screening of a film curated by the School of Social Science.