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THURSDAY Biostatistical Seminar: The Tien Mai

Speaker: The Tien Mai, Postdoc, Oslo Center for Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Department of Biostatistics, University of Oslo

Title: Bayesian Low-rank Matrix Completion

Abstract: Matrix completion has gained a significant interest over the past 10 years (starting by the Netflix challenge 2006). It aims at reconstructing an unknown matrix from a small subset of its (noisy) entries.  In this talk, we review some state-of-the-art approaches for matrix completion, especially on Bayesian methods. Statistical warranty for Bayesian methods is discussed together with some toy numerical experiments. We further discuss the Bi-Linear matrix completion with some open windows.

Organizer: Oslo Centre for Biostatistics and Epidemiology (OCBE), Research group in Statistics and Biostatistics, Dept. of Mathematics, UiO and Big Insight

Location: 

Domus Medica, room 2180 (outside the Department of Nutrition, second floor of DM)