# Duality Theory for Optimal Transportation Problem

Abhishek Behera

## Affiliation:

Chennai Mathematical Institute
H1, SIPCOT IT Park
Siruseri, Kelambakkam
Chennai 603103

## Time:

Friday, 13 May 2016, 16:00 to 17:30

## Venue:

• A-201 (STCS Seminar Room)

## Organisers:

In this talk we will introduce the optimal transportation problem and mention some of its applications. We will then present the duality theory for the optimal transportation problem. (We follow "Topics in Optimal Transportation" - Cedric Villani for this talk.)