Monthly Archives: January 2012

Presentation Order

Below is the order of the student presentations (they’re alphabetical by last name): Jitendra Bhandiwad (Wed, Mar 7) Gang Chen (Fri, Mar 2) Nishant Dholakia (Fri, Mar 9) Yuqi Fan (Wed, Mar 21) Anup¬† Kumar (Wed, Mar 28) Viswanath¬† Lolla … Continue reading

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Lect 4: Norms

On Friday, we defined the notion of norm over a real vectors and studied some of their properties. The material was from Lecture 2 of Anna Gilbert’s notes.

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Lect 2: Orthogonal matrices

In today’s lecture, we reviewed some basics of complex matrices and in particular, orthogonal matrices. We then looked at the trivial example of the identity matrix and the non-trivial example of the DFT matrix. The slides have been uploaded.

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Lect 1: Introduction

In today’s lecture, we went through an overview of what we will be covering in the course: sparse solutions to equations of the form , where we have different constraints in the three parameters depending on the application. (We looked … Continue reading

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Welcome to the class of Spring 2012!

This blog will be the one-stop-shop for everything related to the seminar this spring. You’re strongly encouraged to sign-up for email notification for new posts (click the button on the right panel). It’s your responsibility to make sure you follow … Continue reading

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