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Eindhoven Stochastics Seminar

Feb 4, 15:45 - 16:45

Jim Portegies (TU Eindhoven)

Tropical probability and information optimization

Together with Slava Matveev, we've been developing a theory of tropical probability, which is a metric-geometric perspective on information theory that can be helpful in the study of information-optimization problems. In this talk I will give a coarse overview of what we have developed so far, explain what we mean by information-optimization problems and indicate an application to such a problem.

Details

Date:
Feb 4
Time:
15:45 - 16:45

Venue

MF 15 (floor 7)