*Date* |
*Speaker* | *Seminar* | *Title* |

Thursday, September 27, 2012 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4096 East Hall * |
**Imre Barany**
*University College, London* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | On a question of V. Arnold |

Thursday, October 04, 2012 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4096 East Hall * |
**Luis Rademacher**
*Ohio State* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Simplicial polytopes that maximize the slicing constant are highly symmetric |

Thursday, October 11, 2012 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4096 East Hall * |
**Emanuel Schnalzger**
*UM and University of Augsburg* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Average Case and Smoothed Analysis of the Simplex Method |

Thursday, October 18, 2012 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4096 East Hall * |
**Yaniv Plan**
*University of Michigan* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | One-bit matrix completion |

Thursday, October 25, 2012 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4096 East Hall * |
**Alexander Litvak**
*University of Alberta* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Vertex index of symmetric convex bodies |

Thursday, January 24, 2013 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4096 East Hall * |
**Mark Rudelson**
*University of Michigan* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | A simple proof of Paouris' inequality |

Thursday, February 07, 2013 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4096 East Hall * |
**Alexander Powell**
*Vanderbilt University* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Consist reconstruction and some geometry of random polytopes |

Thursday, February 14, 2013 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4096 East Hall * |
**Elena Yudovina**
*University of Michigan* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | The scaling of the Hardy-Littlewood maximal inequality with dimension |

Thursday, February 21, 2013 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4096 East Hall * |
**Fedor Nazarov**
*Kent State University* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Estimates for the number of real zeroes of random polynomials |

Thursday, March 28, 2013 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4096 East Hall * |
**Pierre Youssef**
*Paris-Est Marne-la Vallee University* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | On some column selection problems and applications |

Thursday, April 04, 2013 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4096 East Hall * |
**Roman Vershynin**
*UM* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Density of eigenvalues of random matrices (after Erdos, Schlein and Yau) |

Thursday, April 18, 2013 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4096 East Hall * |
**Elisabeth Meckes**
*Case Western Reserve University* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | TBA |

Thursday, May 23, 2013 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4096 East Hall * |
**Raja Giryes**
*Technion, Israel* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | The analysis cosparse model for signals and images |

Thursday, October 17, 2013 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4096 East Hall * |
**Roman Vershynin**
*UM* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Random matrices: covariance estimation |

Thursday, October 24, 2013 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 1360 East Hall * |
**Roman Vershynin**
*UM* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Random matrices: smoothed analysis and invertibility |

Thursday, October 31, 2013 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4448 East Hall (Psychology side) * |
**Roman Vershynin**
*UM* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Random matrices: eigenvectors |

Thursday, November 07, 2013 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 1360 East Hall * |
**Roman Vershynin**
*UM* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Random matrices: concentration and its implications |

Thursday, November 14, 2013 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4096 East Hall * |
**Roman Riser**
*ETH Zurich* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | From Ginibre Ensemble to Semi-Circle Law |

Thursday, December 05, 2013 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 1360 East Hall * |
**Nikhil Srivastava**
*Microsoft* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | The solution of the Kadison-Singer Problem |

Thursday, February 06, 2014 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall * |
**Michal Wojciechowski}**
*University of Warsaw* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | On the equivalence of trigonometric polynomials of many and one variable |

Thursday, February 13, 2014 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall * |
**Roman Vershynin**
*UM* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Lower bounds for empirical processes |

Thursday, February 27, 2014 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall * |
**Philip Wood**
*University of Wisconsin-Madison* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Examples of structure results in probability theory |

Thursday, March 13, 2014 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall * |
**Roman Vershynin**
*UM* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Densities of sums of independent random variables and random vectors |

Thursday, March 20, 2014 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall * |
**Shahaf Nitzan**
*Kent State University* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Combining Riesz bases |

Thursday, March 27, 2014 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall * |
**Jun Yin**
*University of Wisconsin-Madison* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Applications of relative entropy on random matrix theory |

Thursday, April 10, 2014 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall * |
**Sean O Rourke**
*Yale University * | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Central limit theorems and linear eigenvalue statistics for large random matrices |

Thursday, September 04, 2014 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall * |
** **
| Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Organizational meeting |

Thursday, September 11, 2014 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall * |
**Beatrice Vritsiou**
*UM* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | On the Bourgain-Milman inequality: a simple proof based on convex geometry |

Thursday, September 18, 2014 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall * |
**Beatrice Vritsiou**
*UM * | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | On the Bourgain-Milman inequality: a simple proof based on convex geometry (ctd.) |

Thursday, October 02, 2014 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall * |
**Olivier Guedon**
*UM and Universite Paris-Est* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Approximating the covariance matrix with heavy tailed columns and Restricted Isometry Property |

Thursday, October 16, 2014 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall * |
**Mark Rudelson**
*University of Michigan* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Random polytopes |

Thursday, October 23, 2014 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall * |
**Alexander Litvak**
*University of Alberta* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | The numerical range of random matrices |

Thursday, November 20, 2014 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall * |
**Roman Vershynin**
*UM* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Bisecting geometric sets, escaping through a mesh, and high-dimensional probability |

Thursday, January 15, 2015 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall * |
**Roman Vershynin**
*UM* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Mathematics of networks. 1. Concentration of random graphs and spectral clustering |

Thursday, January 22, 2015 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 4448 EH (Psychology wing) * |
**Roman Vershynin**
*UM* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Mathematics of networks. 2. Grothendieck inequality and semidefinite programming |

Thursday, January 29, 2015 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 4448 EH (Psychology wing) * |
**Roman Vershynin**
*UM* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Mathematics of networks. 3. Concentration and regularization of the Laplacian |

Thursday, February 05, 2015 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall * |
**Alexander Koldobsky**
*University of Missouri* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Elements of the Fourier approach in convex geometry |

Thursday, February 12, 2015 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall * |
**Can Le**
*UM (Statistics)* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Grothendieck's inequality for matrices |

Thursday, March 12, 2015 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall * |
**Elizaveta Rebrova**
*UM* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | The smallest singular value of random rectangular matrices with no moment assumptions on entries |

Thursday, April 16, 2015 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 2866 East Hall * |
**Beatrice-Helen Vritsiou**
*UM* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | On the log-Brunn-Minkowski inequality, the log-Minkowski inequality and the log-Minkowski problem |

Thursday, September 24, 2015 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall * |
**Konstantin Tikhomirov**
*University of Alberta* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | On the convergence of the extremal eigenvalues of empirical covariance matrices with dependence |

Thursday, October 01, 2015 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall * |
**Elizaveta Rebrova**
*University of Michigan* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Refined epsilon-nets and invertibility of random square matrices with i.i.d. heavy-tailed entries |

Thursday, October 15, 2015 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall * |
**Santosh Vempala**
*Georgia Tech* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Some problems in Algorithmic Convex Geometry |

Thursday, November 05, 2015 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall * |
**Ramon van Handel**
*Princeton* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | The norm of inhomogeneous random matrices |

Thursday, November 19, 2015 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall * |
**Nati Linial **
*Hebrew University of Jerusalem* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Local and local-to-global combinatorics, or How to read large graphs |

Thursday, January 07, 2016 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall * |
**Feng Wei**
*University of Michigan* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Brascamp-Lieb inequality and quantitative versions of Helly's theorem |

Thursday, January 14, 2016 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall * |
**Feng Wei**
*University of Michigan* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Approximated John's decomposition and quantitative versions of Helly's theorem |

Thursday, January 21, 2016 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3096 East Hall * |
**Feng Wei**
*University of Michigan* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Approximated John's decomposition and diameter versions of Helly's theorem |

Thursday, January 21, 2016 Start: 4:00 PM
Location: 3096 East Hall * |
**Han Huang**
*University of Michigan* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Talagrand's L1-L2 Bound |

Thursday, January 28, 2016 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3096 East Hall * |
**Alon Nishry**
*University of Michigan* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | The eigenvalues of GUE - Rare events |

Thursday, February 04, 2016 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3096 East Hall * |
**Mark Rudelson**
*University of Michigan* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Royen's proof of the Gaussian correlation inequality |

Thursday, February 11, 2016 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3096 East Hall * |
**Roman Vershynin**
*University of Michigan* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Linear models for non-linear data? |

Thursday, February 18, 2016 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall * |
**Han Huang**
*UM* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Dvoretzky's theorem in L_p^n and Talagrand's L1-L2 bound |

Thursday, February 25, 2016 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3096 East Hall * |
**Yan Shuo Tan**
*UM* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Clustering for Gaussian Mixture Models Using Isoperimetric Distance Concentration |

Thursday, September 15, 2016 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
**Liza Rebrova**
*UM* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Matrix regularizing effects of Gaussian perturbations |

Thursday, September 29, 2016 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
**Mark Rudelson**
*University of Michigan* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | van Handel's proof of the majorizing measure theorem - part II |

Thursday, October 13, 2016 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
**Yan Shuo Tan**
*University of Michigan* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | The Kadison-Singer Problem: Part 1 of the Marcus-Spielman-Srivastava Proof |

Thursday, October 20, 2016 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
**Han Huang**
*University of Michigan* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | The Kadison-Singer Problem: Part 2 of the Marcus-Spielman-Srivastava Proof |

Thursday, October 27, 2016 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
**Feng Wei**
*University of Michigan* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | The Kadison-Singer Problem: Part 3 of the Marcus-Spielman-Srivastava Proof |

Thursday, November 03, 2016 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
**Feng Wei**
*University of Michigan* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | The Kadison-Singer Problem Part 4: Convexity Property of Real Stable Polynomial |

Thursday, November 10, 2016 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
**Petros Valettas**
*University of Missouri* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Remarks on Dvoretzky's theorem |

Thursday, November 17, 2016 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
**Dmitry Bilyk**
*University of Minnesota* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Discrepancy and energy optimization on the sphere |

Thursday, December 01, 2016 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
**Beatrice Vritsiou**
*University of Michigan* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | Sparse spectral approximations of matrices via the solution to the Kadison-Singer problem |

Thursday, December 08, 2016 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall |
**Alon Nishry**
*University of Michigan* | Analysis/Probability Learning Seminar | The restricted invertibility principle: interlacing polynomials approach |