Summer school 2013: Algebraic Statistics

Jun 17 2013 - 00:00
Jun 21 2013 - 23:59

Sophus Lie Conference Center, Nordfjordeid, Norway

Short description of the event: 

Summer school in algebraic statistics.

Summer school: "Algebraic Statistics"
17.-21. June 2013
Sophus Lie Conference Center, Nordfjordeid, Norway


Alexander Engström (Aalto Univ, Helsinki):
Multigraded commutative algebra and graph decompositions

Caroline Uhler (IST Austria):
Hypothesis testing and graphical models

Thomas Kahle (TU München):
Monomials, Binomials, Determinants

The school is aimed at graduate students with a general background in
algebra/geometry/topology, and with interest in statistics. There will
be three lecture series and extensive problem sessions. Registration
deadline is May 1st 2013.


Organizing committee: G. Fløystad (Bergen), T. Johnsen (Tromsø),
K. Ranestad (Oslo), Sverre Smalø (Trondheim)

Sponsors: University of Bergen, University of Oslo, NTNU, University of Tromsø