Talks/Slides

Extracting Biomedical Relationships from Unstructured Documents
INFORMS annual meeting, Philadelphia, Nov 2015 (invited)


Debiasing the Lasso: Optimal Sample Size for Gaussian Designs [Slides]
Symposium on Sparse Modeling and Its Applications, UCLA, Statistics department, Oct 2015 (invited)


Online Control of False Discovery Rates [Slides]
Joint statistical meeting, Seattle, 2015 (invited)


Nearly Optimal Sample Size in Hypothesis Testing for High-Dimensional Regression [Slides]
AIM workshop on Inference in High-Dimensional Regression, Palo Alto, 2015 (invited)
Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing, 2013


Reasoning about Uncertainty in High-Dimensional Statistics [Slides]
UC Berkeley, NCD Seminar, Nov 2014 (invited)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Mar 2014 (invited)
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Mar 2014 (invited)
Princeton University, Feb 2014 (invited)
University of California, San Diego (UCSD), Feb 2014 (invited)
University of Washington, Feb 2014 (invited)
Microsoft Research, NYC, Feb 2014 (invited)
Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, Feb 2014 (invited)
Yale University, Feb 2014 (invited)
University of Southern California (USC), Jan 2014 (invited)
Microsoft Research, Silicon Valley, Jan 2014 (invited)
ISE seminar, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2013 (invited)
INFORMS annual meeting, Minneapolis, MN, 2013 (invited)


Learning Linear Bayesian Networks with Latent Variables [Slides]
Intl. Conference on Machine Learning (ICML), 2013.


Information-Theoretically Optimal Compressed Sensing via Spatial Coupling and Approximate Message Passing [Slides]
IEEE Int. Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), 2012
Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers (invited), 2012
Communications/ICWS seminar, University of illinois at Urbana-Champaign (invited), 2013


Subsampling at Information Theoretically Optimal Rates [Slides]
IEEE Int. Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), 2012


Minimax Risk of Truncated Series Estimators over Symmetric Convex Polytopes [Slides]
IEEE Int. Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), 2012


Localization from Incomplete Noisy Distance Measurements [Slides] [Video]
IEEE Int. Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), 2011
Theory seminar, Microsoft Research Silicon Valley, 2011
IDEAL group, Stanford University, 2011