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Friday, November 13, 2020

Friday, November 13, 2020 — 3:30 PM EST

Title: Sampling Under Symmetry

Speaker: Nisheeth Vishnoi Affiliation: Yale University Zoom: Please email Emma Watson

Abstract:

Exponential densities on orbits of Lie groups such as the unitary group are endowed with surprisingly rich mathematical structure and. traditionally, arise in diverse areas of physics, random matrix theory, and statistics.

In this talk, we will discuss the computational properties of such distributions and also present new applications to quantum inference and differential privacy.

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