Monthly Archives: November 2012

The Berkeley theory retreat and rounding the Lasserre hierarchy

I apologize for posting being so slow these days…but my attempt at blogging is not dead (yet)! Things have been piling up, with an extended trip, a visitor, and now some urgent deadlines… I expect to get back to more … Continue reading

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QIP 2013 accepts

****Edit 11/23**** Plenary talks have now been posted. Talks that were not already among the list of accepted papers (see below) are: Ronald de Wolf (based on joint work with S. Fironi, S. Massar, S. Pokutta, H. Tiwary), “Lower bounds … Continue reading

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Theory lunch: rounding the noncommutative Grothendieck inequality

For as far as I can remember every single Wednesday in Berkeley is the occasion for a “theory lunch”: the theory group gets together around a slice of world-famous pizza from the cheeseboard collective, or some other dish from one … Continue reading

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