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Minority Game was introduced as a model for competition between interacting agents in scarce resource conditions.

V. Sasidevan

Friday, 22 March 2013, 14:30 to 16:00

Minority Game was introduced as a model for competition between interacting agents in scarce resource conditions.

Speaker:

Girish Varma, TIFR

Friday, 15 March 2013, 14:30 to 16:00

Elections are a way of aggregating preferences made by individual voters and making a choice for the whole.

Jakob Nordström

Wednesday, 13 March 2013, 15:30 to 16:30

An active line of research in proof complexity over the last decade has been the study of proof space and trade-offs between size and space.

Speaker:

Shishir Pandey, TIFR

Friday, 8 March 2013, 14:30 to 16:00

In this talk we will give an introduction to random projections. Define the linear separability of data by a margin $\gamma$.

Speaker:

Sarat Babu Moka, TIFR

Tuesday, 5 March 2013, 11:30 to 13:00

Multiclass open queueing networks find wide applications in communication, computer and fabrication networks. Often one is interested in steady state performance measures associated with these systems.

Speaker:

Pritam Bhattacharya, TIFR

Friday, 1 March 2013, 14:30 to 16:00

Let us consider a natural generalization of the Partial Vertex Cover problem. Here, an instance consists of a graph $G = (V,E)$, a cost function $c : V -> Z^{+}$, a partition $P_{1}, . . .

Xavier Viennot

Wednesday, 27 February 2013, 16:00 to 17:00

Computer scientists defined the Strahler number of a binary tree in relation with the minimum number of registers needed for the computation of an arithmetical expression.

Xavier Viennot

Tuesday, 26 February 2013, 16:00 to 17:00

The following is reproduced from Doron Zeilberger's page:

http://www.math.rutgers.edu/~zeilberg/mamarim/mamarimhtml/bordelaise.html.

Milind Sohoni

Tuesday, 26 February 2013, 14:30 to 15:30

Markets are of course, one of the oldest mechanism of exchanging commodities and cultural artifacts. While their history is over 5000 years old, their mathematical theory is rather recent. The first such models were by Fisher and Walras.

Speaker:

Sagnik Mukhopadhyay, TIFR

Friday, 22 February 2013, 14:30 to 16:00

Abstract: Let A be an $n \times n$ boolean matrix, i.e., its entries come from the set $\{0,1\}$. Let $r_i$ denote the number of 1's in the row $i$.