Oct 11 [TOPS]

Harishchandra Ramadas, *Department of Mathematics, University of Washington*

A Deterministic Algorithm for Discrepancy Minimization

Nov 1 [TOPS]

Reza Eghbali, *Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Washington*

Worst Case Competitive Analysis of Online Algorithms for Conic Optimization

Nov 7 [EE Lytle Lecture – Broad Audience]

David Donoho, *Department of Statistics, Stanford University*

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Nov 8 [EE Lytle Lecture – Colloquium]

David Donoho, *Department of Statistics, Stanford University*

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Nov 15 [TOPS]

Rainer Sinn, *School of Mathematics, Georgia Institute of Technology*

Positive semidefinite matrix completion and sums of squares

Nov 21 [TOPS – special date]

Jonathan Jedwab, *Department of Mathematics, Simon Fraser University*

How many mutually unbiased bases can exist in complex space of dimension *d*?

Nov 22 [TOPS]

Jonathan Jonker, *Department of Mathematics, University of Washington*

Singular Kalman Smoothing

Nov 29 [TOPS]

Yin-Tat Lee, *Microsoft Research*

Geodesic Walks

Dec 1 [CORE / CSE Theory Seminar]

David Shmoys, *Department of Computer Science, Cornell University*

Models and Algorithms for the Operation and Design of Bike-Sharing Systems

Dec 2 [Math Across Campus – Broad Audience]

David Shmoys, *Department of Computer Science, Cornell University*

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