Summer School on Algebra, Statistics and Combinatorics

When: June 27-July 2, 2016

Where: Aalto University, Department of Mathematics and Systems Analysis, room M1, Otakaari 1, 02150 Espoo, Finland

Target audience: Graduate students, advanced undegraduate students and postdocs


Mini courses:

  • Kaie Kubjas (Aalto University): Geometry of the nonnegative and positive semidefinite rank
  • Patrik Norén (North Carolina State University): Algebraic graph limits
  • Louis Theran (St Andrews): Combinatorics and algebra of low-rank matrix completion
  • Piotr Zwiernik (Universitat Pompeu Fabra): Semialgebraic statistics and latent tree models

Abstracts can be found here.

Distinguished lectures:


To attend the summer school apply here (it is recommended to make a user account, otherwise you will not receive an automatic confirmation email). If you apply for funding then the application deadline is February 29, 2016. In such case you are encouraged to ask for a recommendation letter to be sent to summerschool-asci [at] aalto [dot] fi. If you do not apply for funding then the application deadline is May 31, 2016. Students and researchers affiliated to Aalto University can register by sending an email to summerschool-asci [at] aalto [dot] fi.


Ragnar Freij-Hollanti, Jukka Kohonen, Kaie Kubjas, Louis Theran and Emanuele Ventura

Please direct any questions to summerschool-asci [at] aalto [dot] fi

Supported by Aalto Science Institute

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