UBC Math Department Colloquium: Ngoc Mai Tran

  • Date: 01/14/2015
  • Time: 15:00
Lecturer(s):
Ngoc Mai Tran, U. Texas, Austin
Location: 

University of British Columbia

Topic: 

Random Subdivisions & Neural Coding

Description: 

In the first part, I will talk about random subdivisions obtained from projections of polytopes. These are related to random polytopes and zeros of random tropical polynomials. In the second part, I will discuss results and open problems in neural coding, with emphasis on decoding grid cells.

Other Information: 

Location: ESB 2012