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Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:13
Wednesday
October
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:30
Title: Criteria for the zero fiber of a moment map to have rational singularities and applications
Lecturer: Gerald Schwarz
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: Let G be a complex reductive group with Lie algebra g and let V be a Gmodule. T ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:13
Wednesday
October
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:30
Title: Criteria for the zero fiber of a moment map to have rational singularities and applications
Lecturer: Gerald Schwarz
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: Let G be a complex reductive group with Lie algebra g and let V be a Gmodule. T ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:13
Wednesday
October
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:30
Title: Criteria for the zero fiber of a moment map to have rational singularities and applications
Lecturer: Gerald Schwarz
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: Let G be a complex reductive group with Lie algebra g and let V be a Gmodule. T ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:13
Wednesday
October
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:30
Title: Criteria for the zero fiber of a moment map to have rational singularities and applications
Lecturer: Gerald Schwarz
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Details:
Abstract: Let G be a complex reductive group with Lie algebra g and let V be a Gmodule. T ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:13
Wednesday
October
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:30
Title: Criteria for the zero fiber of a moment map to have rational singularities and applications
Lecturer: Gerald Schwarz
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: Let G be a complex reductive group with Lie algebra g and let V be a Gmodule. T ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:13
Wednesday
October
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:30
Title: Criteria for the zero fiber of a moment map to have rational singularities and applications
Lecturer: Gerald Schwarz
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: Let G be a complex reductive group with Lie algebra g and let V be a Gmodule. T ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:13
Wednesday
October
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:30
Title: Criteria for the zero fiber of a moment map to have rational singularities and applications
Lecturer: Gerald Schwarz
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: CRITERIA FOR THE ZERO FIBER OF A MOMENT MAP TO HAVE RATIONAL
SINGULARITIES, AND ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:06
Wednesday
October
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:30
Title: Finite multiplicities beyond spherical pairs
Lecturer: Dmitry Gourevitch
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: Let G be a real reductive algebraic group, and let H be an algebraic subgroup of ... Read more
Foundations of Computer Science Colloquium
Date:04
Monday
October
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1512:45
Title: The FineGrained Complexity of Answering Database Queries
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Nofar Carmeli
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: We wish to identify the queries that can be solved with close to optimal time gu ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:20
Monday
September
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:20
Title: Criteria for the zero fiber of a moment map to have rational singularities and applications
Lecturer: Gerald Schwarz
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: Let G be a complex reductive group with Lie algebra g and let V be a Gmodule. T ... Read more
Geometric Functional Analysis and Probability Seminar
Date:19
Thursday
August
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 09:0010:00
Title: Lower bounds on the eigenfunctions of random Schroedinger operators in a strip
Lecturer: Sasha Sodin
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: It is known that the eigenfunctions of a random Schroedinger
operator in a stri ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:15
Sunday
August
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 09:0010:30
Title: Algebraic Characterization of Relational Camera Pose Measurements in Multiple Images
Lecturer: Yoni Kasten
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Structure from Motion (SfM) deals with recovering camera parameters and 3D scene ... Read more
Abstract: Structure from Motion (SfM) deals with recovering camera parameters and 3D scene ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:28
Wednesday
July
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:30
Title: A Stonevon Neumann equivalence for smooth representations and its application to degenerate Whittaker models
Lecturer: Siddhartha Sahi
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: The Stone vonNeuman theorem relates the irreducible unitary representations of ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:14
Wednesday
July
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:30
Title: Certain Poisson Summation Formulae on GL(1) and Langlands Automorphic Lfunctions
Lecturer: Dihua Jiang
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: In Tate's famous thesis, harmonic analysis on GL(1) was used to establish the
... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:30
Wednesday
June
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:30
Title: A number theoretic characterization of (FRS) morphisms: uniform estimates over finite rings of the form Z/p^kZ.
Lecturer: Yotam Hendel
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: Let f:X>Y be a morphism between smooth algebraic varieties defined over the int ... Read more
Superalgebra Theory and Representations Seminar
Date:30
Wednesday
June
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 09:0010:30
Title: Defect subgroups for algebraic supergroups and super grassmannians
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Prof. Vera Serganova
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Foundations of Computer Science Colloquium
Date:28
Monday
June
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 09:1510:30
Title: Distributed Subgraph Finding: Progress and Challenges
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Keren CensorHillel
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: This talk surveys the exciting recent progress made in understanding the complex ... Read more
Foundations of Computer Science Colloquium
Date:21
Monday
June
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 09:1510:30
Title: LDPC Codes Achieve List Decoding Capacity
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Noga RonZewi
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: We show that random LowDensity Parity Check (LDPC) codes achieve list decoding ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:17
Thursday
June
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 10:1511:30
Title: Combining bottomup and topdown computations for image interpretation
Lecturer: Hila Levi
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: Visual scene understanding has traditionally focused on identifying objects in i ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:17
Thursday
June
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 10:1511:30
Title: Combining bottomup and topdown computations for image interpretation
Lecturer: Hila Levi
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Visual scene understanding has traditionally focused on identifying objects in images
Abstract: Visual scene understanding has traditionally focused on identifying objects in i ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:17
Thursday
June
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 10:1511:30
Title: Combining bottomup and topdown computations for image interpretation
Lecturer: Hila Levi
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Visual scene understanding has traditionally focused on identifying objects in i ... Read more
Abstract:
... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:16
Wednesday
June
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3016:00
Title: Multiplicity one theorems over positive characteristic
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Dor Mezer
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: We will discuss the recent proof of the strong Gelfand property over local field ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:16
Wednesday
June
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:25
Title: Multiplicity one theorems over positive characteristic
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Foundations of Computer Science Colloquium
Date:14
Monday
June
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 09:1510:30
Title: What Is The Sample Complexity of Differentially Private Learning?
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Shay Moran
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: The increase in machine learning applications which involve private and personal ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:10
Thursday
June
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 10:1511:30
Title: Drop the GAN: In Defense of Patches Nearest Neighbors as Single Image Generative Models
Lecturer: Niv Granot
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: Single image generative models perform synthesis and manipulation tasks by captu ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:09
Wednesday
June
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:30
Title: Representations of a reductive $p$adic group $G$ over a field $C$.
Lecturer: MarieFrance Vignéras
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: When $C$ is algebraically closed of characteristic different from $p$, for man ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:03
Thursday
June
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 10:1511:30
Title: StyleSpace Analysis: Disentangled Controls for StyleGAN Image Generation
Lecturer: Zongze Wu
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: We explore and analyze the latent style space of StyleGAN2, a stateoftheart a ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:02
Wednesday
June
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:30
Title: On the local coefficients matrix for covering groups and the restriction problem
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Dani Szpruch
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The local coefficients matrix is an analog of Shahidi local coefficients defined ... Read more
Abstract: The local coefficients matrixis an analog of Shahidi local coefficients defined ... Read more
Foundations of Computer Science Colloquium
Date:24
Monday
May
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 09:1510:15
Title: Nonadaptive vs Adaptive Queries in the Dense Graph Testing Model by Oded Goldreich and Avi Wigderson
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Oded Goldreich
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: We study the relation between the query complexity of adaptive and nonadaptive ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:19
Wednesday
May
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:30
Title: Anabelian construction of phi,Gamma modules
Lecturer: Nadav Gropper
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: Anabelian geometry asks how much can we say about a variety from its fundamental ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:13
Thursday
May
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 10:1511:30
Title: Deep Internal Learning
Lecturer: Assaf Shocher
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: Deep Learning has always been divided into two phases: Training and Inference. ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:13
Thursday
May
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 10:1511:30
Title: Deep Internal Learning
Lecturer: Assaf Shocher
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: Deep Learning has always been divided into two phases: Training and Inference. ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:12
Wednesday
May
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:30
Title: The BurgerSarnak Method and Operations on the Unitary Duals of Classical Groups
Lecturer: Andrew Hendrickson
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: The BurgerSarnak method shows that the restriction of an automorphic representa ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:12
Wednesday
May
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:30
Title: The BurgerSarnak Method and Operations on the Unitary Duals of Classical Groups
Lecturer: Andrew Hendrickson
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: The BurgerSarnak method shows that the restriction of an automorphic representa ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:12
Wednesday
May
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:30
Title: The BurgerSarnak Method and Operations on the Unitary Duals of Classical Groups
Lecturer: Andrew Hendrickson
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: The BurgerSarnak method shows that the restriction of an automorphic representa ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:12
Wednesday
May
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:30
Title: The BurgerSarnak Method and Operations on the Unitary Duals of Classical Groups
Lecturer: Andrew Hendrickson
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: The BurgerSarnak method shows that the restriction of an automorphic representa ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:06
Thursday
May
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 10:1511:30
Title: What, How and When can we Learn Adversarially Robustly?
Lecturer: Nathan Srebro
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: In this talk we will discuss the problem of learning an adversarially robust pre ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:05
Wednesday
May
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:30
Title: Tempered dual and crossed products for real and padic reductive groups
Lecturer: AnneMarie Aubert
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: Let G be a real or a padic connected reductive group. We will consider the conn ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:29
Thursday
April
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 10:1511:30
Title: Robustifying neural networks
Lecturer: Raja Giryes
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: In this talk I will survey several techniques to make neural networks more robus ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:22
Thursday
April
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 10:1511:30
Title: A New Theory of Adversarial Examples in Machine Learning
Lecturer: Adi Shamir
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: The extreme fragility of deep neural networks when presented with tiny perturbat ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:07
Wednesday
April
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:30
Title: A reduction principle for Fourier coefficients of automorphic forms
Lecturer: Siddhartha Sahi
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: We consider a general class of Fourier coefficients for an automorphic form on a ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:17
Wednesday
March
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3017:30
Title: The orbit method, microlocal analysis and applications to Lfunctions
Lecturer: Paul Nelson
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: I will describe how the orbit method can be developed in a quantitative form, al ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:10
Wednesday
March
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:30
Title: Weyl group representations and HarishChandra cells
Lecturer: David Vogan
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: Suppose g is a semisimple Lie algebra with Weyl group W. Write L(w) for the irre ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:03
Wednesday
March
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3015:30
Title: Period Relations of Standard $L$Functions of Symplectic Type
Lecturer: Tian Fangyang
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: naorhanni@gmail.com
Abstract: A classical result of Euler says that the value of the RiemannZeta function at ... Read more
Foundations of Computer Science Colloquium
Date:01
Monday
March
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 08:30
Title: Rounding Dynamic Matchings Against an Adaptive Adversary
Lecturer: David Wajc
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: Dynamic algorithms address dynamicallyevolving datasets, and show how to mainta ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:24
Wednesday
February
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:30
Title: Recent progress on the GanGrossPrasad conjecture for unitary groups
Lecturer: PierreHenri Chaudouard
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: The talk is based on a joint work with Raphaël BeuzartPlessis and Michal Zydo ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:21
Sunday
February
2021

17
Wednesday
March
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 09:00  16:30
Title: The orbit method,microlocal analysis and applications to Lfunctions
Lecturer: Paul Nelson
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: I will describe how the orbit method can be developed in a quantitative form, al ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:17
Wednesday
February
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3017:30
Title: The generalized doubling method, multiplicity one and applications.
Lecturer: Eyal Kaplan
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: The doubling method of PiatetskiShapiro and Rallis pioneered the study of integ ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:03
Wednesday
February
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3017:30
Title: What Atlas can do
Lecturer: Jeffrey Adams
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: The Atlas of Lie groups and representations is a project to use computational me ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:28
Thursday
January
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 12:1513:30
Title: Learning to Sample
Lecturer: Shai Avidan
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: There is a growing number of tasks that work directly on point clouds. As the si ... Read more
Abstract:
... Read more
Superalgebra Theory and Representations Seminar
Date:27
Wednesday
January
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 18:3019:45
Title: Bigrassmannian permutations and Verma modules
Lecturer: Volodymyr Mazorchuk
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: In this talk I will describe how bigrassmannian permutations control the socle o ... Read more
Machine Learning and Statistics Seminar
Date:27
Wednesday
January
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:0015:30
Title: Deep Learning on Structured and Geometric Data
Lecturer: Haggai Maron
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Deep Learning of structured and geometric data, such as sets, graphs, and surfac ... Read more
Abstract:
... Read more
Faculty Seminar
Date:26
Tuesday
January
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:0017:30
Title: Towards Reliable DataDriven Computations
Lecturer: Yuval Moskovitch
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Datadriven methods are increasingly being used in domains such as fraud and ris ... Read more
Machine Learning and Statistics Seminar
Date:21
Thursday
January
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 18:0019:00
Title: Learning on Pointclouds for 3D Scene Understanding
Lecturer: Or Litany
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: In this talk i'll be covering several works in the topic of 3D deep learning on ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:21
Thursday
January
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 18:0019:00
Title: Learning on Pointclouds for 3D Scene Understanding
Lecturer: Or Litany
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: In this talk i'll be covering several works in the topic of 3D deep learning on ... Read more
Abstract:
... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:20
Wednesday
January
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: An infinitesimal variant of GuoJacquet trace formulae and its comparison
Lecturer: Li Huajie
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: This talk is based on my thesis supervised by P.H. Chaudouard. The conjecture o ... Read more
Foundations of Computer Science Colloquium
Date:18
Monday
January
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:0017:30
Title: Mechanism Design for a Matching Platform: On MultiDimensional Gains from Trade Maximization
Lecturer: Kira Goldner
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Consider the algorithm designer for a twosided market with buyers and sellers, ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:14
Thursday
January
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 12:1513:30
Title: Next generation localization microscopy  or  how and why to ruin a perfectly good microscope
Lecturer: Yoav Shechtman
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: In localization microscopy, the positions of individual nanoscale point emitters ... Read more
Abstract: In localization microscopy, the positions of individual nanoscale point emitters ... Read more
Faculty Seminar
Date:14
Thursday
January
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:0012:30
Title: Next Generation Programming with Program Synthesis
Lecturer: Hila Peleg
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Program synthesis is the problem of generating a program to satisfy a specificat ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:13
Wednesday
January
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: Low degree cohomologies of congruence groups
Lecturer: Binyong Sun
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: We determine certain low degree cohomologies of locally symmetric spaces, using ... Read more
Machine Learning and Statistics Seminar
Date:13
Wednesday
January
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 15:1516:45
Title: Estimation of Manifolds from Point Clouds: Building Models from Data
Lecturer: Barak Sober
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: A common observation in datadriven applications is that high dimensional data h ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:07
Thursday
January
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 12:1513:30
Title: Decoding visual experience from brain activity
Lecturer: Guy Gaziv
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Deep Learning introduced powerful research tools for studying visual representat ... Read more
Abstract: Deep Learning introduced powerful research tools for studying visual representat ... Read more
Superalgebra Theory and Representations Seminar
Date:06
Wednesday
January
2021
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 18:3019:45
Title: Grothendieck rings for queer Lie superalgebras
Lecturer: Shifra Reif
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The abstract can be found at the following seminar website:
Abstract: The abstract can be found at the following seminar website:
https://www.math. ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:31
Thursday
December
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 12:1513:30
Title: Demystifying Unsupervised Image Translation through the Lens of Attribute Disentanglement
Lecturer: Yedid Hoshen
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Recent approaches for unsupervised image translation are strongly reliant on gen ... Read more
Abstract: Recent approaches for unsupervised image translation are strongly reliant on gen ... Read more
Superalgebra Theory and Representations Seminar
Date:30
Wednesday
December
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 18:3019:45
Title: Pisystems and closed systems in symmetrizable KacMoody algebras
Lecturer: Krishanu Roy
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Dynkin introduced the notion of pisystems in the process of classifying semisi ... Read more
Superalgebra Theory and Representations Seminar
Date:23
Wednesday
December
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 18:3019:45
Title: Around the classification of semisimple algebraic supergroups
Lecturer: Alexander Sherman
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: We will discuss the classification of algebraic supergroups G for which their re ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:23
Wednesday
December
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: Harmonic Analysis on GLn over Finite Fields
Lecturer: Shamgar Gurevich
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: There are many formulas that express interesting properties of a finite group G ... Read more
Abstract:
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Machine Learning and Statistics Seminar
Date:23
Wednesday
December
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1512:30
Title: Computational Barriers in Continuous Optimization: Two Complexity Theories and One Tale of Symmetry
Lecturer: Yossi Arjevani
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Since the modern formulation of mathematical optimization, researchers in the fi ... Read more
Abstract:
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Machine Learning and Statistics Seminar
Date:22
Tuesday
December
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 15:0016:00
Title: On the injectivity and (in)stability of invariant encoding
Lecturer: Nadav Dym
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Quotient spaces are a natural mathematical tool to describe a variety of algorit ... Read more
Machine Learning and Statistics Seminar
Date:22
Tuesday
December
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 15:0016:00
Title: On the injectivity and (in)stability of invariant encoding
Lecturer: Nadav Dym
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Quotient spaces are a natural mathematical tool to describe a variety of algorit ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:17
Thursday
December
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 12:1513:30
Title: A causal view of compositional zeroshot recognition
Lecturer: Yuval Atzmon
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: People easily recognize new visual categories that are new combinations of known ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:16
Wednesday
December
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:30
Title: Theta representations and their wavefront sets
Lecturer: Fan Gao
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: For a linear algebraic group, a theta representation is just a character of the group
Superalgebra Theory and Representations Seminar
Date:16
Wednesday
December
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 10:0011:15
Title: A semisimple extension of the Takiff superalgebra
Lecturer: Kevin Coulembier
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: In this talk, I will give an overview of the (finite dimensional) representation ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:10
Thursday
December
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 12:1513:30
Title: GANs: Origins, Effective Training, and Steering
Lecturer: Tomer Michaeli
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Since their introduction by Goodfellow et al. in 2014, generative adversarial mo ... Read more
Superalgebra Theory and Representations Seminar
Date:09
Wednesday
December
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 18:3019:45
Title: Indecomposable summands in tensor products
Lecturer: Thorsten Heidersdorf
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: I will report on some progress to understand indecomposable summands in tensor p ... Read more
Superalgebra Theory and Representations Seminar
Date:09
Wednesday
December
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 18:3019:45
Title: Indecomposable summands in tensor products
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Superalgebra Theory and Representations Seminar
Date:02
Wednesday
December
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 18:3019:45
Title: Finitedimensional representation theory of the queer Lie superalgebra q(n)
Lecturer: Nikolay Grantcharov
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: We will first describe some classical theory of the queer Lie superalgebras q(n) ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:02
Wednesday
December
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: Selfdual cuspidal representations of GL(r,D) and distinction by an inner involution
Lecturer: Vincent Secherre
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Let n be a positive integer, F be a nonArchimedean locally compact field of odd ... Read more
Superalgebra Theory and Representations Seminar
Date:25
Wednesday
November
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 18:3019:45
Title: Tensor categories and the superworld
Lecturer: Inna EntovaAizenbud
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: I will give a series of introductory talks on tensor categories and how they giv ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:25
Wednesday
November
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: : Equations in arithmetic groups and Model Theory
Lecturer: Nir Avni
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: I'll talk about a new dichotomy between arithmetic groups of rank one and arithm ... Read more
Superalgebra Theory and Representations Seminar
Date:18
Wednesday
November
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 18:3019:45
Title: Tensor categories and the superworld
Lecturer: Inna EntovaAizenbud
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: I will give a series of introductory talks on tensor categories and how they giv ... Read more
Abstract:
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Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:18
Wednesday
November
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: A local trace formula for the local GanGrossPrasad conjecture for special orthogonal groups
Lecturer: Zhilin Luo
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: The local GanGrossPrasad conjecture studies the restriction and branching prob ... Read more
Superalgebra Theory and Representations Seminar
Date:11
Wednesday
November
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 18:3019:45
Title: דיווחים
Lecturer: Maria Gorelik
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science,Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:11
Wednesday
November
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: The decomposition of discrete series representations of affine symmetric spaces of G = SO(p
Lecturer: Birgit Speh
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: מחלות הסרטן גובות מחיר ממיליוני אנשים מדי ש ... Read more
Abstract: B. Gross and D. Prasad _rst formulated their famous conjectures about
the restr ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:11
Wednesday
November
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: The decomposition of discrete series representations of affine symmetric spaces of G = SO(p
Lecturer: Birgit Speh
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: אנחנו, וכל הסובב אותנו, עשויים מאבק כוכבים. ח ... Read more
Abstract: B. Gross and D. Prasad _rst formulated their famous conjectures about
the restr ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:11
Wednesday
November
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: The decomposition of discrete series representations of affine symmetric spaces of G = SO(p
Lecturer: Birgit Speh
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science,Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: From analysis of factors affecting the sea, land, and air on Earth, to the devel ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:11
Wednesday
November
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: The decomposition of discrete series representations of affine symmetric spaces of G = SO(p
Lecturer: Birgit Speh
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science,Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The immune system plays a critical role in many medical conditions. Groundbreaki ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:11
Wednesday
November
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: The decomposition of discrete series representations of affine symmetric spaces of G = SO(p
Lecturer: Birgit Speh
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Science is shaping the future, through novel, rationally designed materials that ... Read more
Abstract: B. Gross and D. Prasad _rst formulated their famous conjectures about
the restr ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:11
Wednesday
November
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: The decomposition of discrete series
Lecturer: Birgit Speh
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science,Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Learning how to use the information we create is essential for making technologi ... Read more
Superalgebra Theory and Representations Seminar
Date:04
Wednesday
November
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 18:3019:45
Title: Superalgebra Theory and Representations Seminar
Lecturer: Maria Gorelik
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Superalgebra Theory and Representations Seminar
Date:04
Wednesday
November
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 18:0019:45
Title: Superalgebra Theory and Representations Seminar
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:04
Wednesday
November
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: Double descent for classical groups
Lecturer: David Soudry
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: We consider the generalized doubling integrals of Cai, Friedberg, Ginzburg and K ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:28
Wednesday
October
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: Briefs
Lecturer: Lei Zhang
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science,Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: In this talk, we will discuss the theory of twisted automorphic descents, which ... Read more
Abstract:
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Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:28
Wednesday
October
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: BesselFourier coefficients and Twisted Automorphic Descent
Lecturer: Lei Zhang
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science,Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: In this talk, we will discuss the theory of twisted automorphic descents, which ... Read more
Abstract:
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Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:21
Wednesday
October
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: On multiplicativity of gammafactors and Fourier transforms via BravermanKazhdan program
Lecturer: Freydoon Shahidi
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: This is a joint work with my student William Sokurski. BravermanKazhdan/Ngo pro ... Read more
Abstract: This is a joint work with my student William Sokurski. BravermanKazhdan/Ngo pro ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:14
Wednesday
October
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: Relative endoscopy for certain symmetric spaces
Lecturer: Spencer Leslie
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Motivated by problems arising from the study of certain relative trace formulas, ... Read more
Seminar in Geometry and Topology
Date:12
Monday
October
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 09:0011:00
Title: A proof of A. Gabrielov's rank Theorem
Lecturer: Andre Belotto da Silva
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science,Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: This talk concerns Gabrielov's rank Theorem, a fundamental result in local compl ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:30
Wednesday
September
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: Apackets for quasisplit GSp(2n) and GSO(2n) over a padic field
Lecturer: Bin Xu
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: michal.zerbarak@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Arthur (1989) conjectured that the discrete spectrum of automorphic representati ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:16
Wednesday
September
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3017:30
Title: On the subring of special cycles on orthogonal Shimura varieties
Lecturer: Stephen Kudla
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: By old results with Millson, the generating series for the cohomology classes of ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:02
Wednesday
September
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3017:35
Title: Automorphy in string scattering and small representations
Lecturer: Axel Kleinschmidt
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: I will review how automorphic representations arise in the calculation of string ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:26
Wednesday
August
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3017:30
Title: Ellipticity and discrete series
Lecturer: Bernhard Kroetz
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: We explain by elementary means why the existence of a discrete series representa ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:12
Wednesday
August
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3017:30
Title: On automorphic descent from GL(7) to G2
Lecturer: Baiying Liu
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: In this talk, I will introduce the functorial descent from cuspidal automorphic ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:12
Wednesday
August
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3017:20
Title: On automorphic descent from GL(7) to G2
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Seminar in Geometry and Topology
Date:03
Monday
August
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:0017:30
Title: GOOD COMPACTIFICATION THEOREM FOR (C*)^n
Lecturer: Askold Khovanskii
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details:
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:30
Thursday
July
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 12:1513:30
Title: Semantic Pyramid for Image Generation
Lecturer: Assaf Shocher
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: We present a novel GANbased model that utilizes the space of deep features lear ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:29
Wednesday
July
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: On the distinction of HarishChandra modules and its Extanalogues.
Lecturer: WenWei Li
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Seminar in Geometry and Topology
Date:27
Monday
July
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:0017:30
Title: The role of Puiseux characteristics in the local Poincaré problem
Lecturer: Javier Ribon
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The usual Poincare problem consists in determining whether or not there exist up ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:22
Wednesday
July
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3015:30
Title: A new theta correspondence
Lecturer: Solomon Friedberg
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The classical theta correspondence establishes a relationship between automorphi ... Read more
Seminar in Geometry and Topology
Date:20
Monday
July
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:0017:30
Title: Limit cycle enumeration for random vector fields
Lecturer: Erik Lundberg
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The second part of Hilbert's sixteenth problem asks for a study of the number an ... Read more
Seminar in Geometry and Topology
Date:16
Thursday
July
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 17:0018:30
Title: Infinitesimal Center Problem on zero cycles and the composition conjecture
Lecturer: Pavao Mardešić
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: I will present a joint work with A. Alvarez, J.L. Bravo and C. Christopher.
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:15
Wednesday
July
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: Transfer of characters under the Howe duality correspondence
Lecturer: Wee Teck Gan
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Let Sp(W) x O(V) be a dual reductive pair. If
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:08
Wednesday
July
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: Nilpotent orbits associated to distinguished representations of reductive groups.
Lecturer: Dmitry Gourevitch
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Let G be a reductive group over a local field F of characteristic zero, and H be ... Read more
Seminar in Geometry and Topology
Date:29
Monday
June
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 09:1510:45
Title: Asymptotic positivity
Lecturer: Yanir Rubinstein
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: A general theme in geometry is the classification of algebraic/differential geom ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:24
Wednesday
June
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: Restriction for general linear groups: the local nontempered GanGrossPrasad conjecture
Lecturer: Kei Yuen Chan
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Recently, GanGrossPrasad formulated new restriction problems for the nontempe ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:17
Wednesday
June
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: Singularity properties of convolutions of algebraic morphisms and probabilistic Waring type problems
Lecturer: Yotam Hendel
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Let G be a connected algebraic group.
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:11
Thursday
June
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 12:1513:30
Title: Explorable Super Resolution
Lecturer: Yuval Bahat
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Single image super resolution (SR) has seen major performance leaps in recent ye ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:10
Wednesday
June
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3017:30
Title: Unitarity, Eisenstein series, and Arthur's conjectures
Lecturer: Stephen Miller
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Jim Arthur has conjectured the existence of some exotic "unipotent" representati ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:04
Thursday
June
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 12:1513:30
Title: A Method For Removing Water From Underwater Images
Lecturer: Tali Treibitz
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Robust recovery of lost colors in underwater images remains a challenging proble ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:03
Wednesday
June
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3017:30
Title: A relative de Rham theorem for Nash Submersions
Lecturer: Shachar Carmeli
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: For a Nash manifold X and a Nash vector bundle E on X, one can form the topologi ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:03
Wednesday
June
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3017:30
Title: A relative de Rham theorem for Nash Submersions
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: For a Nash manifold X and a Nash vector bundle E on X, one can form the topologi ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:27
Wednesday
May
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3017:30
Title: BeilinsonBernstein localization via wonderful asymptotics.
Lecturer: Iordan Ganev
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: We explain how a doubled version of the BeilinsonBernstein localization functor ... Read more
Faculty Seminar
Date:25
Monday
May
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 17:3018:30
Title: Randomness extraction and amplification in the quantum world
Lecturer: Rotem ArnonFriedman
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Randomness is an essential resource in computer science. In most applications pe ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:20
Wednesday
May
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:3018:00
Title: Isolation of the cuspidal spectrum and application to the GanGrossPrasad conjecture for unitary groups.
Lecturer: Raphael BeuzartPlessis
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: In this talk, I will explain a new way to construct smooth convolution operators ... Read more
Geometric Functional Analysis and Probability Seminar
Date:05
Thursday
March
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 13:3015:30
Title: DOUBLE SEMINAR
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Emanuel Milman (Technion)
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Speaker #1: Emanuel Milman (Technion)
Title: Functional Inequalities on subR ... Read more
Language of Evolution and Evolution of Language
Date:23
Sunday
February
2020

24
Monday
February
2020
Conference
Time: 08:00
Location: David Lopatie Conference Centre
Contact: pilpel@weizmann.ac.il
Foundations of Computer Science Colloquium
Date:03
Monday
February
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1513:00
Title: Local Proofs Approaching the Witness Length
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Ron Rothblum
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Interactive oracle proofs (IOPs) are a hybrid between interactive proofs and PCP ... Read more
Geometric Functional Analysis and Probability Seminar
Date:30
Thursday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 13:3015:30
Title: Anticoncentration of inner products
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Amir Yehudayoff
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The plan is to discuss anticoncentration of the inner product between two indep ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:30
Thursday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 12:1513:30
Title: Handling the Unknown with NonRigid Geometric Invariants
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Oshri Halimi
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: My goal is to demonstrate how geometric priors can replace the requirement for a ... Read more
Computer Science Seminar
Date:29
Wednesday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 13:0014:00
Title: Interaction is necessary for distributed learning with privacy or communication constraints
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Yuval Dagan
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Local differential privacy (LDP) is a model where users send privatized data to ... Read more
Faculty Seminar
Date:26
Sunday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1513:00
Title: On Parameterized Analysis and the Disjoint Paths Problem
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Meirav Zehavi
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Parameterized Anaylsis leads both to deeper understanding of intractability resu ... Read more
Geometric Functional Analysis and Probability Seminar
Date:23
Thursday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 13:3015:30
Title: Metric entropies, L_1 transportation, and competitive analysis
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: James Lee
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The MTS problem (Borodon, Linial, and Saks 1992) is a general model for the anal ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:23
Thursday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 12:1513:30
Title: Learning to Sample
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Oren Dovrat
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Processing large point clouds is a challenging task. Therefore, the data is ofte ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:21
Tuesday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1512:30
Title: A bridge between padic and quantum group representations via Whittaker coinvariants.
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Valentin Buciumas
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Unramified principal series representations of padic GL(r) and its metaplectic ... Read more
Foundations of Computer Science Colloquium
Date:20
Monday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1513:00
Title: A New Analysis of Differential Privacy’s Generalization Guarantees
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Katrina Ligett
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Many data analysis pipelines are adaptive: the choice of which analysis to run n ... Read more
Computer Science Seminar
Date:19
Sunday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 13:3015:00
Title: Learning vs. Verifying
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Jonathan Shafer
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: This talk will address
Faculty Seminar
Date:19
Sunday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1513:00
Title: Verification of distributed protocols using decidable logics
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Oded Padon
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Formal verification of infinitestate systems, and distributed systems in partic ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:16
Thursday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 12:1513:00
Title: Factor Graph Attention
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Idan Schwartz
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Dialog is an effective way to exchange information, but subtle details and nuanc ... Read more
Faculty Seminar
Date:16
Thursday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:0012:30
Title: Higher Criticism for discriminating frequencytables and testing authorship
Location: Gerhard M.J. Schmidt Lecture Hall
Lecturer: Alon Kipnis
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The Higher Criticism (HC) test is a useful tool for detecting the presence of a ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:15
Wednesday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1512:30
Title: The Frobenius functor for symmetric tensor categories in positive characteristic.
Location: The David Lopatie Hall of Graduate Studies
Lecturer: Pavel Eringof
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: An important role in modular representation theory is played by the Frobenius tw ... Read more
Computer Science Seminar
Date:13
Monday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1512:30
Title: Strong AverageCase Circuit Lower Bounds from Nontrivial Derandomization
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Lijie Chen
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: We prove that for all constants a, NQP = NTIME[n^polylog(n)] cannot be (1/2 2^ ... Read more
Seminar in Geometry and Topology
Date:13
Monday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 09:1510:30
Title: Newton nondegenerate codimension one foliations and blowingups
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Beatriz Molina Samper
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Seminar in Geometry and Topology
Date:13
Monday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 09:1510:30
Title: Newton nondegenerate codimension one foliations and blowingups
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Beatriz Molina Samper
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Faculty Seminar
Date:12
Sunday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:0012:45
Title: Reliability, Equity, and Reproducibility in Modern Machine Learning
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Yaniv Romano
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Modern machine learning algorithms have achieved remarkable performance in a myr ... Read more
Geometric Functional Analysis and Probability Seminar
Date:09
Thursday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 13:3015:30
Title: The Geometric measure theory of the Brownian path
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Abel Farkas
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Let B denote the range of the Brownian motion in R^d. For a deterministic Borel a
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:09
Thursday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 12:1513:30
Title: Beyond Accuracy: Neural Networks Show Similar Learning Dynamics Across Architectures
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Daphna Weinshall
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: One of the unresolved questions in deep learning is the nature of the solutions ... Read more
Machine Learning and Statistics Seminar
Date:08
Wednesday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1512:30
Title: Fundamental limits of modern machine learning and how to get around them
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Yair Carmon
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: This talk presents new computational and statistical barriers in machine learnin ... Read more
Faculty Seminar
Date:07
Tuesday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:0012:30
Title: Traces of Class/CrossClass Structure Pervade Deep Learning Spectra
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Vardan Papyan
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Numerous researchers recently applied empirical spectral analysis to the study o ... Read more
Machine Learning and Statistics Seminar
Date:05
Sunday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 09:4511:00
Title: Beyond Worst Case In Machine Learning: The Oracle Model
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Alon Gonen
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: In recent years there has been an increasing gap between the success of machine ... Read more
Geometric Functional Analysis and Probability Seminar
Date:02
Thursday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 13:3015:30
Title: Edgeworth expansion in Central Limit Theorem
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Dima Dolgopyat
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: It is well known that Central Limit Theorem is very effective giving a reasonabl ... Read more
Geometric Functional Analysis and Probability Seminar
Date:02
Thursday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 13:3015:30
Title: Edgeworth expansion in Central Limit Theorem
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Dima Dolgopyat
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: It is well known that Central Limit Theorem is very effective giving a reasonabl ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:02
Thursday
January
2020
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 12:1513:30
Title: Meaning Representation in Natural Language Tasks
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Gabriel Stanovsky
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Recent developments in Natural Language Processing (NLP) allow models to leverag ... Read more
Faculty Seminar
Date:30
Monday
December
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1513:00
Title: What have we Learned from the Archimedes Palimpsest?
Location: Gerhard M.J. Schmidt Lecture Hall
Lecturer: Reviel Netz
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The rediscovery of the Archimedes Palimpsest in 1998 was a unique event: one of ... Read more
Seminar in Geometry and Topology
Date:30
Monday
December
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 09:1510:45
Title: Crossratio dynamics on ideal polygons
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Serge Tabachnikov
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Define a relation between labeled ideal polygons in the hyperbolic space by requ ... Read more
Geometric Functional Analysis and Probability Seminar
Date:26
Thursday
December
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 13:3015:30
Title: A new proof of the Caffarelli contraction theorem
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Max Fathi
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The Caffarelli contraction theorem states that the Brenier optimal transport map ... Read more
Abstract: The Caffarelli contraction theorem states that the Brenier optimal
transport ma ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:26
Thursday
December
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 12:1513:30
Title: Pixel Consensus Voting for Panoptic Segmentation
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Greg Shakhnarovich
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: I will present a new approach for image parsing, Pixel Consensus Voting (PCV). T ... Read more
Faculty Seminar
Date:26
Thursday
December
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:0013:00
Title: Leveraging Programmable Switches for Innetwork Computing
Lecturer: Ran Ben Basat
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The network line rate is constantly on the rise to support the exploding amounts ... Read more
Machine Learning and Statistics Seminar
Date:25
Wednesday
December
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1512:30
Title: Beyond Worst Case In Machine Learning: The Oracle Model
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Alon Gonen
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: In recent years there has been an increasing gap between the success of machine ... Read more
Foundations of Computer Science Colloquium
Date:23
Monday
December
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1512:30
Title: NonInteractive Publicly Verifiable Delegation with Applications to PPAD Hardness
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Yael Tauman Kalai
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: We construct a delegation scheme for delegating polynomial time computations. Ou ... Read more
Abstract: We construct a delegation scheme for delegating polynomial time computations. Ou ... Read more
Computer Science Seminar
Date:22
Sunday
December
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 13:3014:30
Title: Nearly InstanceOptimal Mechanisms in Differential Privacy
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Hilal Asi
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: We develop differentially private mechanisms that achieve nearly instanceoptima ... Read more
Geometric Functional Analysis and Probability Seminar
Date:19
Thursday
December
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 13:3015:30
Title: DOUBLE SEMINAR
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Esty Kelman
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Esty Kelman [TAU]
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:19
Thursday
December
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 12:1513:30
Title: HueNet: Intensitybased ImagetoImage Translation with Differentiable Histogram Loss Functions
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Tammy Riklin Raviv
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: In the talk I will present the HueNet  a novel Deep Learning framework for Int ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:19
Thursday
December
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1512:30
Title: RobinsonSchenstedKnuth correspondence at the service of padic GL_n
Location: Elaine and Bram Goldsmith Building for Mathematics and Computer Sciences
Lecturer: Max Gurevich
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: In a joint work with Erez Lapid we constructed a new class of representations ba ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:17
Tuesday
December
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1512:30
Title: Jordan properties of automorphism groups of varieties
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Yuri Zarhin
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: A classical theorem of Jordan asserts that each finite subgroup of the complex g ... Read more
Foundations of Computer Science Colloquium
Date:16
Monday
December
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1513:00
Title: Pseudorandom pseudodistributions
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Gil Cohen
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: In this talk, we will discuss a new type of a pseudorandom object called a "pse ... Read more
Faculty Seminar
Date:15
Sunday
December
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1513:00
Title: Representation, inference and design of multicellular systems
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Mor Nitzan
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The past decade has witnessed the emergence of singlecell technologies that mea ... Read more
Geometric Functional Analysis and Probability Seminar
Date:12
Thursday
December
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 13:3015:30
Title: Existence of persistence exponent for Gaussian stationary functions
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Naomi Feldheim
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Let Z(t) be a Gaussian stationary function on the real line, and fix a level L
Computer Science Seminar
Date:09
Monday
December
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1513:00
Title: Clustering: How hard is it to classify data?
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Karthik C.S
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Two popular objectives optimized in clustering algorithms are kmeans and kmedi ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:04
Wednesday
December
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1512:30
Title: Across Scales
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Liad Pollak
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: When a very fast dynamic event is recorded with a low framerate camera, the resu ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:04
Wednesday
December
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 09:3010:45
Title: Cubic Fourfolds: Rationality and Derived Categories
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Howard Nuer
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The question of determining if a given algebraic variety is rational is a notori ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:03
Tuesday
December
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1512:30
Title: The generalized doubling method: multiplicity one and its applications
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Eyal Kaplan
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The doubling method, first introduced by PiatetskiShapiro and Rallis in the 80s ... Read more
Foundations of Computer Science Colloquium
Date:02
Monday
December
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1513:00
Title: Online Algorithms via Projections
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Seffi Naor
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: We present a new/old approach to the design of online algorithms via Bregman pro ... Read more
Faculty Seminar
Date:01
Sunday
December
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1513:00
Title: Gibbs measures vs. random walks in negative curvature
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Ilya Gekhtman
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The ideal boundary of a negatively curved manifold naturally carries two types o ... Read more
Geometric Functional Analysis and Probability Seminar
Date:28
Thursday
November
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 13:3015:30
Title: DOUBLE SEMINAR
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Amir Dembo
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Amir Dembo (Stanford) "Dynamics for spherical spin glasses: Disorder dependent i ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:28
Thursday
November
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 12:1513:30
Title: Blind SuperResolution Kernel Estimation using an InternalGAN
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Sefi Bell Kligler
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Super resolution (SR) methods typically assume that the lowresolution (LR) imag ... Read more
Seminar in Geometry and Topology
Date:25
Monday
November
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 09:0011:00
Title: Zariski cancellation problem for surfaces
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Mikhail Zaidenberg
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The Zariski Cancellation Problem asks when a stable isomorphism of affine variet ... Read more
Faculty Seminar
Date:24
Sunday
November
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1513:00
Title: On BenjaminiSchramm convergence
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Arie Levit
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: BenjaminiSchramm convergence is a probabilistic notion useful in studying the a ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:21
Thursday
November
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 12:1513:30
Title: Tools for visual expression and communication.
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Ohad Fried
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Photos and videos are now a main mode of communication, used to tell stories, sh ... Read more
Abstract: TBA ... Read more
Machine Learning and Statistics Seminar
Date:20
Wednesday
November
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1512:30
Title: Optimization's Hidden Gift to Learning: Implicit Regularization
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Nathan Srebro
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: It is becoming increasingly clear that
Faculty Seminar
Date:20
Wednesday
November
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 10:0012:00
Title: Exploiting Tasks, Structures, and AI in Digital Communications Receivers
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Nir Shlezinger
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The broad range of demands which next generation communications systems are requ ... Read more
Seminar in Geometry and Topology
Date:19
Tuesday
November
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:0018:00
Title: Topological recursion for MasurVeech volumes
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Gaetan Borot's
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The moduli space of quadratic differentials on punctured Riemann surfaces admits ... Read more
Special Guest Lecture
Date:19
Tuesday
November
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1512:05
Title: Smooth models of systems with complicated stochastic behaviors
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Professor Yakov Pesin
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: To describe different levels of stochastic behavior Ergodic Theory introduces a ... Read more
Foundations of Computer Science Colloquium
Date:18
Monday
November
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1512:45
Title: Privately Learning Thresholds: Closing the Exponential Gap
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Uri Stemmer
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: We study the sample complexity of learning threshold functions under the constra ... Read more
Seminar in Geometry and Topology
Date:18
Monday
November
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 09:0011:00
Title: Open GromovWitten invariants and underlying structures
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Sara Tukachinsky
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: For X a symplectic manifold and L a Lagrangian submanifold, genus zero open Grom ... Read more
Faculty Seminar
Date:17
Sunday
November
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1513:00
Title: Automated Design of Better Environments for Intelligent Agents
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Sarah Keren
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Automated agents and humans increasingly interact and collaborate: at home, at t ... Read more
Faculty Seminar
Date:17
Sunday
November
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1513:00
Title: TBA
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Sarah Keren
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: TBA
Geometric Functional Analysis and Probability Seminar
Date:14
Thursday
November
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 13:3015:30
Title: Random Cayley graphs
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Jonathan Hermon
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: We consider the random Cayley graph of a finite group $G$ formed by picking $k$ ... Read more
Seminar in Geometry and Topology
Date:12
Tuesday
November
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 16:0018:00
Title: Open GromovWitten invariants and underlying structures
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Sara Tukachinsky
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: For X a symplectic manifold and L a Lagrangian submanifold, genus zero open Grom ... Read more
Mathematical Analysis and Applications Seminar
Date:12
Tuesday
November
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1512:30
Title: Revisiting Totally Positive Differential Systems: A Tutorial and New Results
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Michael Margaliot
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: A matrix is called totally nonnegative (TN) if all its minors are
Geometric Functional Analysis and Probability Seminar
Date:31
Thursday
October
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 13:3015:30
Title: Geometry of transportation cost (a.k.a. Earth Mover or Wasserstein distance)
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Mikhail Ostrovskii
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: We consider (finitely supported) transportation problems on a metric space M. Th ... Read more
Seminar in Geometry and Topology
Date:28
Monday
October
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 09:0011:00
Title: CantorBendixson rank of meromorphic differentials
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Guillaume Tahar
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Meromorphic differentials define flat metrics with singularities on Riemann surf ... Read more
Geometric Functional Analysis and Probability Seminar
Date:24
Thursday
October
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 13:3015:30
Title: Transport bounds for empirical measures
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Sergey G. Bobkov
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: We will be discussing a Fourieranalytic approach to optimal matching between in ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:24
Tuesday
September
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1512:30
Title: Noncommutative Catalan numbers
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Arkady Berenstein
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The goal of my talk (based on joint work with Vladimir Retakh) is to introduce n ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:11
Wednesday
September
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1512:30
Title: How zero is zero?
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Thorsten Heidersdorf
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The quotient of a monoidal category by its largest tensor ideal  given by the s ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:10
Tuesday
September
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 10:1512:30
Title: Representations of Coulomb branches and GelfandTsetlin modules
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Oded Yacobi
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Let g be a Lie algebra of type ADE. To a pair of weights of g (one dominant, the ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:08
Sunday
September
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1513:15
Title: Adapting and Explaining Deep Learning for Autonomous Systems
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Trevor Darrell
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Learning of layered or "deep" representations has recently enabled lowcost sens ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:20
Tuesday
August
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1512:15
Title: Classifying certain classes of braid representations
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Hans Wenzl
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Representations of braid groups have appeared in many different areas such as to ... Read more
Machine Learning and Statistics Seminar
Date:13
Tuesday
August
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:1516:00
Title: The Information in the Weights of a Deep Network, and its consequences for transfer learning and critical learning periods
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Stefano Soatto
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: Hanni.naor@weizmann.ac.il
Abstract: The information in the weights of deep networks plays a key role in understandin ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:04
Sunday
August
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 13:1514:30
Title: On the Implicit Bias of Dropout
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Rene Vidal
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Dropout is a simple yet effective regularization technique that has been applied ... Read more
Geometric Functional Analysis and Probability Seminar
Date:25
Thursday
July
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 13:3015:30
Title: Anchored expansion in supercritical percolation on nonamenable graphs.
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Jonathan Hermon
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Let G be a transitive nonamenable graph, and consider supercritical Bernoulli bo ... Read more
Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory Seminar
Date:16
Tuesday
July
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1512:30
Title: Cacti and spectra of monomial braidings
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Jacob Greenstein
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Geometric Functional Analysis and Probability Seminar
Date:11
Thursday
July
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 13:3015:30
Title: Harmonic Analysis on GL_n over finite fields
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Shamgar Gurevitch
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: There are many formulas that express interesting properties of a finite group G ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:11
Thursday
July
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 12:1513:30
Title: A Monte Carlo Framework for Rendering Speckle Statistics in Scattering Media
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Anat Levin
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: We present a Monte Carlo rendering framework for the physicallyaccurate simulat ... Read more
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Foundations of Computer Science Seminar
Date:08
Monday
July
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 14:3016:00
Title: The Mechanism Design Approach to Interactive Proofs
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Shikha Singh
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The model of interactive proofs, introduced nearly two and a half decade, is now ... Read more
Abstract: The model of interactive proofs, introduced nearly two and a half decade, is now ... Read more
Geometric Functional Analysis and Probability Seminar
Date:04
Thursday
July
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 13:3015:30
Title: Stationary HastingsLevitov model
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Eviatar Procaccia
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: We construct and study a stationary version of the HastingsLevitov(0) model. We ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:04
Thursday
July
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 12:1513:30
Title: Linearly Converging Quasi Branch and Bound Algorithms for Global Rigid Registration
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Nadav Dym
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details:
Abstract: Rigid registration is the problem of finding the optimal rigid motion and corr ... Read more
Machine Learning and Statistics Seminar
Date:03
Wednesday
July
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1512:30
Title: Learning LinearQuadratic Regulators Efficiently with only $sqrt{T}$ Regret
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Alon Cohen
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The linearquadratic regulator is a simple and ubiquitous model in optimal contr ... Read more
Vision and Robotics Seminar
Date:27
Thursday
June
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 12:1513:30
Title: Exploring the Bounds of the Utility of Context for Object Detection
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Ehud Barnea
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: The recurring context in which objects appear holds valuable information that ca ... Read more
Geometric Functional Analysis and Probability Seminar
Date:20
Thursday
June
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 13:3015:30
Title: Double seminar
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Mark Rudelson (UMich)
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: Speaker 1: Mark Rudelson (UMich)
Title: Circular law for sparse random matric ... Read more
Machine Learning and Statistics Seminar
Date:19
Wednesday
June
2019
Lecture / Seminar
Time: 11:1512:30
Title: Theoretical and Empirical Investigation of Several Common Practices in Deep Learning
Location: Jacob Ziskind Building
Lecturer: Daniel Soudry
Organizer: Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Contact: efrat.levitsky@weizmann.ac.il
Details: We examine several empirical and theoretical results on the training of deep net ... Read more