*All seminars held in 122 Gates Hall
at 4:00 pm unless otherwise noted*
Date:

Speaker 
Title 
Host 
August 28th, 2017  Laci Vegh, London School of Economics and Political Science  A Simpler and Faster Strongly Polynomial Algorithm for Generalized Flow Maximization 

August 29th, 2017  Laci Vegh, London School of Economics and Political Science  A Constantfactor Approximation Algorithm for the Asymmetric Traveling Salesman Problem  NOTE: 4:15pm 253 Rhodes Hall* 
September 4th, 2017  Labor Day  No Theory Seminar  
September 11th, 2017  Yuval Peres, Microsoft Research, Redmond  Trace reconstruction for the deletion channel  Note: Joint talk with Probability Seminar. 4pm in Malott 406 
September 18th, 2017  Vasilis Gkatzelis, Drexel University  DeferredAcceptance Auctions: WorstCase Approximation Guarantees 

September 25th, 2017  Gautam Kamath, MIT  Statistical Hypothesis Testing in the Modern Age  Jayadev Acharya 
October 2nd, 2017  Nageeb Ali, Penn State  Note: Joint talk with Microeconomic Theory Workshop. 4:15pm in 498 Uris Hall.  
October 9th, 2017  Fall Break  No Theory Seminar  
October 16th, 2017  Renato Paes Leme, Google Research New York  
October 23rd, 2017  
October 30th, 2017  Alex Slivkins, Microsoft Research  
November 6th, 2017  Seb Bubeck, Microsoft Research  
November 13th, 2017  Luciano Pomatto, Caltech  Note: Microeconomics Worksohp. 4:15pm in 498 Uris Hall  
November 20th, 2017  Aleksander Madry, MIT  
November 27th, 2017 
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