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Tuesday, March 19, 2019 — 2:00 PM EDT

Title: Hypergraphs, Entropy, and Inequalities

Speaker: Alessandra Graf
Affiliation: University of Waterloo
Room: MC 6486

Abstract:

In this talk, we discuss a generalization of Shearer's entropy lemma for weighted hypergraphs due to Friedgut (2004). We then show that by applying this generalization to certain hypergraphs, one can recover some well known inequalities, such as the Cauchy-Schwarz inequality and Hölder's inequality.

Location 
MC - Mathematics & Computer Building
6486
200 University Avenue West

Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1
Canada

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