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This is a superlist combining all those seminars on talks.cam taking place in one of the Departments of the School of Physical sciences, plus occasional other talks which would be of significant interest to researchers in the School. If you would like your talk or list included please contact Duncan (drs45)

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Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

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STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserIain Johnstone (Stanford University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 25 June 2018, 11:00-11:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Eigenstructure in high dimensional random effects models

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserIain Johnstone (Stanford University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 25 June 2018, 11:00-11:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Managing Model Risk in Banking

UNQ - Uncertainty quantification for complex systems: theory and methodologies

UserSpyros Skoulakis (KPMG).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 25 June 2018, 11:00-13:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

tba

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserPhilippe Rigollet (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 25 June 2018, 11:45-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Uncoupled isotonic regression via minimum Wasserstein deconvolution

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserPhilippe Rigollet (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 25 June 2018, 11:45-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

On applications of Empirical Bayes approaches to the Normal Means problem

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserMatthew Stephens (University of Chicago).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 25 June 2018, 14:00-14:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

On applications of Empirical Bayes approaches to the Normal Means problem

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserMatthew Stephens (University of Chicago).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 25 June 2018, 14:00-14:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

tba

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserJana Jankova (University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 25 June 2018, 14:45-15:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Asymptotic Inference for Eigenstructure of Large Covariance Matrices

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserJana Jankova (University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 25 June 2018, 14:45-15:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

tba

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserFlori Bunea (Cornell University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 25 June 2018, 16:00-16:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

A fast algorithm with minimax optimal guarantees for topic models with an unknown number of topics

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserFlori Bunea (Cornell University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 25 June 2018, 16:00-16:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Reducibility and Computational Lower Bounds for Problems with Planted Sparse Structure

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserGuy Bresler (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 26 June 2018, 09:00-09:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

tba

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserChao Gao (University of Chicago).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 26 June 2018, 09:45-10:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Dykstra’s Algorithm, ADMM, and Coordinate Descent: Connections, Insights, and Extensions

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserRyan Tibshirani (Carnegie Mellon University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 26 June 2018, 11:00-11:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Two network scale challenges:Constructing and fitting hierarchical block models and fitting large block models using the mean field method

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserPeter Bickel (University of California, Berkeley).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 26 June 2018, 11:45-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Adaptive estimation of the rank of the regression coefficient matrix

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserMarten Herman Wegkamp (Cornell University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 26 June 2018, 14:00-14:45

Winton Discussions

The impact of policy on the low-carbon transition: opening the black box of energy technologies

UserProfessor Laura Diaz Anadon, Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge.

HouseMaxwell Centre, Rayleigh Seminar Room.

ClockTuesday 26 June 2018, 14:30-15:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Competitive Online Algorithms for Budgeted Allocation with Application to Online Experiment Design

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserMaryam Fazel (University of Washington).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 26 June 2018, 14:45-15:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

An Approximate Shapley-Folkman Theorem.

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserAlex d'Aspremont (CNRS - Ecole Normale Superieure Paris).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 26 June 2018, 16:00-16:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Selection and Clustering of Correlated variables using OWL/GrOWL regularizers

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserUrvashi Oswal (University of Wisconsin-Madison).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 27 June 2018, 09:00-09:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Matrix completion in network analysis

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserElizaveta Levina (University of Michigan).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 27 June 2018, 09:45-10:30

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Antarctic sea-ice control on glacial and modern deep-ocean circulation and carbon storage

**If external to BAS, please email organiser in advance to gain access**

UserAlice Marzocchi, NOC.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Innovation Centre, Seminar Room 1.

ClockWednesday 27 June 2018, 11:00-12:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Estimating sparse additive auto-regressive network models

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserGarvesh Raskutti (University of Wisconsin-Madison).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 27 June 2018, 11:00-11:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Representation, optimization and generalization properties of deep neural networks

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserPeter Bartlett (University of California, Berkeley).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 27 June 2018, 11:45-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Candidates vs. Noises Estimation for Large Multi-Class Classification Problem

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserTong Zhang (Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 28 June 2018, 09:00-09:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Estimating a covariance function from fragments of functional data

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserAurore Delaigle (University of Melbourne).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 28 June 2018, 09:45-10:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Statistical Optimality of Stochastic Gradient Descent on Hard Learning Problems through Multiple Passes

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserFrancis Bach (INRIA Paris - Rocquencourt; ENS - Paris).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 28 June 2018, 11:00-11:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Monte Carlo adjusted profile likelihood, with applications to spatiotemporal and phylodynamic inference.

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserEdward Ionides (University of Michigan).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 28 June 2018, 11:45-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Asymptotics of Eigenvectors and Eigenvalues for Large Structured Random Matrices

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserJinchi Lv (University of Southern California).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 28 June 2018, 14:00-14:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Are there needles in a (moving) haystack? Adaptive sensing for detection and estimation of static and dynamically evolving signals

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserRui Castro (Technische Universiteit Eindhoven).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 28 June 2018, 14:45-15:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Robust Estimation via Robust Gradient Estimation

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserPradeep Ravikumar (Carnegie Mellon University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 28 June 2018, 16:00-16:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

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STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserAlexandre Tsybakov (CREST: Centre de Recherche en Économie et Statistique).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 29 June 2018, 09:00-09:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Group invariance and computational sufficiency

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserVincent Vu (Ohio State University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 29 June 2018, 09:45-10:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Data perturbation for data science

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserRichard Samworth (University of Cambridge).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 29 June 2018, 11:00-11:45

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Deconfounding using Spectral Transformations

STSW04 - Future challenges in statistical scalability

UserPeter Bühlmann (ETH Zürich); Domagoj Ćevid (ETH Zürich).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 29 June 2018, 11:45-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The model-independent theory of (∞,1)-categories (1)

HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory

UserEmily Riehl (Johns Hopkins University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 02 July 2018, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Higher categories and algebraic K-theory (1)

HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory

UserThomas Nikolaus (Universität Münster).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 02 July 2018, 11:30-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Higher Segal spaces (1)

HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory

UserTobias Dyckerhoff (Universität Bonn).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 02 July 2018, 13:30-14:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Factorization homology (1)

HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory

UserJohn Francis (Northwestern University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 02 July 2018, 14:30-15:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

tba

HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory

UserSarah Yeakel (University of Maryland, College Park).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockMonday 02 July 2018, 16:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The model-independent theory of (∞,1)-categories (2)

HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory

UserEmily Riehl (Johns Hopkins University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 03 July 2018, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Higher categories and algebraic K-theory (2)

HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory

UserThomas Nikolaus (Universität Münster).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 03 July 2018, 11:30-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Higher Segal spaces (2)

HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory

UserTobias Dyckerhoff (Universität Bonn).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 03 July 2018, 13:30-14:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Factorization homology (2)

HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory

UserJohn Francis (Northwestern University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 03 July 2018, 14:30-15:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

tba

HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory

UserAndrew Blumberg (University of Texas at Austin).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockTuesday 03 July 2018, 16:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The model-independent theory of (∞,1)-categories (3)

HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory

UserEmily Riehl (Johns Hopkins University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 04 July 2018, 10:00-11:00

Quantum Matter Seminar

Title to be confirmed

UserProf. Jeff Tallon, Victoria University of Wellington.

HouseMott Seminar Room (531), Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics.

ClockWednesday 04 July 2018, 11:00-12:30

British Antarctic Survey - Polar Oceans seminar series

Moving-mesh finite element modeling of ocean circulation near ice shelf grounding lines

**If external to BAS, please email organiser in advance to gain access**

UserBen Yeager, Imperial College London.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Seminar Room 330b.

ClockWednesday 04 July 2018, 11:00-12:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Higher categories and algebraic K-theory (3)

HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory

UserThomas Nikolaus (Universität Münster).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockWednesday 04 July 2018, 11:30-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

The model-independent theory of (∞,1)-categories (4)

HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory

UserEmily Riehl (Johns Hopkins University).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 05 July 2018, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Higher categories and algebraic K-theory (4)

HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory

UserThomas Nikolaus (Universität Münster).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 05 July 2018, 11:30-12:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Higher categories of higher categories

HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory

UserRune Haugseng (Københavns Universitet (University of Copenhagen)).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 05 July 2018, 13:30-14:30

British Antarctic Survey

Interconnectivity between volume transports through Arctic straits

If external to BAS, please email the organiser in advance to gain access to the building

UserAgatha de Boer, Stockholm University.

HouseBritish Antarctic Survey, Seminar Room 187.

ClockThursday 05 July 2018, 14:00-15:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

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HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory

UserChristopher Schommer-Pries (University of Notre Dame).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 05 July 2018, 14:30-15:30

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Configuration spaces of fiber bundles

HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory

UserKathryn Hess (EPFL - Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockThursday 05 July 2018, 16:00-17:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

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HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory

UserClaudia Scheimbauer (Max-Planck-Institut für Mathematik, Bonn).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 06 July 2018, 10:00-11:00

Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series

Hermitian K-theory for Waldhausen infinity categories with genuine duality

HHHW01 - Higher structures in homotopy theory

UserMarkus Spitzweck (Universität Osnabrück).

HouseSeminar Room 1, Newton Institute.

ClockFriday 06 July 2018, 11:30-12:30

Synthetic Chemistry Research Interest Group

'tbc'

UserProfessor Guosheng Liu from the Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, China.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road, University of Cambridge, CB2 1EW.

ClockThursday 19 July 2018, 16:00-17:00

Synthetic Chemistry Research Interest Group

Mechanism-driven catalyst design for sustainable chemistry (Prof. Carrow)

UserProfessor Brian McNaughton, Colorado State University and Professor Brad Carrow, Princeton University..

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road, University of Cambridge, CB2 1EW.

ClockWednesday 10 October 2018, 15:00-17:00

Differential Geometry and Topology Seminar

Title to be confirmed

UserDoron Puder, Tel Aviv.

HouseMR13.

ClockWednesday 10 October 2018, 16:00-17:00

Cavendish HEP Seminars

tbc (Image analysis for cancer treatment)

UserDr. Mireia Crispin (CRUK & Cavendish Laboratory).

HouseRyle Seminar Room (Rutherford 930) .

ClockTuesday 16 October 2018, 15:00-16:00

Surfaces, Microstructure and Fracture Group

Title to be confirmed

UserJeffrey Lloyd, Army Research Laboratory, Aberdeen MD.

HouseMott Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 18 October 2018, 16:00-17:00

Theory - Chemistry Research Interest Group

Title to be confirmed

UserDr Birgit Strodel, Forschungszentrum Jülich.

HouseDepartment of Chemistry, Cambridge, Unilever lecture theatre.

ClockWednesday 24 October 2018, 14:15-15:15

Differential Geometry and Topology Seminar

The quantum Steenrod square

UserNicholas Wilkins, Oxford.

HouseMR13.

ClockWednesday 24 October 2018, 16:00-17:00

Combinatorics Seminar

Title to be confirmed

UserMauro Di Nasso (University of Pisa).

HouseMR12.

ClockThursday 25 October 2018, 14:30-15:30

Surfaces, Microstructure and Fracture Group

Full-field optical metrology

UserJonathan Huntley, Department of Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering, The University of Loughborough.

HouseMott Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 25 October 2018, 16:00-17:00

Differential Geometry and Topology Seminar

Title to be confirmed

UserCatharina Stroppel, Bonn.

HouseMR13.

ClockWednesday 07 November 2018, 16:00-17:00

Surfaces, Microstructure and Fracture Group

Title to be confirmed

UserPeter Townsend, SMF Surface Group, Cavendish Laboratory.

HouseMott Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 08 November 2018, 16:00-17:00

Differential Geometry and Topology Seminar

Title to be confirmed

UserManuel Krannich, Cambridge.

HouseMR13.

ClockWednesday 14 November 2018, 16:00-17:00

Cavendish HEP Seminars

MINERvA cross sections

UserXianguo Lu (Oxford).

HouseRyle Seminar Room (Rutherford 930) .

ClockTuesday 20 November 2018, 15:00-16:00

Surfaces, Microstructure and Fracture Group

Title to be confirmed

UserSiân Dutton, Quantum Matter Group, Cavendish Laboratory.

HouseMott Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 22 November 2018, 16:00-17:00

Cavendish HEP Seminars

3-body B decays (TBC)

UserKeri Vos (Siegen University).

HouseRyle Seminar Room (Rutherford 930) .

ClockTuesday 27 November 2018, 15:00-16:00

Theory - Chemistry Research Interest Group

Title to be confirmed

UserProfessor Claudia Filippi, University of Twente.

HouseDepartment of Chemistry, Cambridge, Unilever lecture theatre.

ClockWednesday 28 November 2018, 14:15-15:15

Surfaces, Microstructure and Fracture Group

Title to be confirmed

UserNeil Curson, Centre for the Advanced Characterisation of Materials, University College London.

HouseMott Seminar Room, Cavendish Laboratory.

ClockThursday 28 February 2019, 16:00-17:00

Synthetic Chemistry Research Interest Group

'tbc'

UserProfessor Frank Glorius, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität in Münster.

HouseWolfson Lecture Theatre, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road, University of Cambridge, CB2 1EW.

ClockMonday 04 March 2019, 16:00-17:00

Mordell Lectures

Title and date to be confirmed

UserElon Lindenstrauss.

HouseMR2, CMS.

ClockWednesday 01 May 2019, 17:00-18:00

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