Statistics Seminar Speaker: Nathan Kallus, 10/11/2017

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Wednesday Oct 11 2017

Statistics Seminar Speaker: Nathan Kallus, 10/11/2017

4:15pm @ G01 Biotechnology

The Statistics Seminar speaker for Wednesday, October 11, 2017 will be Nathan Kallus, assistant professor in the School of Operations Research and Information Engineering and Cornell Tech at Cornell University. Kallus's research revolves around data-driven decision making, the interplay of optimization and statistics in decision making and in inference, and the analytical capacities and challenges of observational, large-scale, and web-driven data. He holds a PhD in Operations Research from MIT as well as a BA in Mathematics and a BS in Computer Science both from UC Berkeley. Before coming to Cornell, Kallus was a Visiting Scholar at USC's Department of Data Sciences and Operations and a Postdoctoral Associate at MIT's Operations Research and Statistics group.

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