NISHEETH K. VISHNOI
 

NISHEETH K. VISHNOI

 
 


RESEARCH

   Algorithms, Optimization, Probability, Complexity, Dynamical Systems

   Algorithms in Nature and Society


    Publications


EXPOSITIONS

      Laplacian Solvers
      Convex Optimization
      Spectral Algorithms via Approximation Theory  
      Real Stable Polynomials and their Applications to TCS
      Evolution


OPEN POSITIONS

    post-doc              Apply here

    phd                    Apply here

    intern                 Apply here


NEWS

       Co-organizing Workshop on Approximation Algorithms and Hardness  (Banff, Nov 2017)

       Invited Talk at Workshop on Learning Theory at FOCM 2017  (Barcelona, July 2017)

       Co-organizing Workshop on Algorithmic Aspects of Dynamical Systems  (Bellairs, Mar 2017)

       Co-organizing ``Computation, Sciences and Society``  (Mysore, Jan 2017)

       Plenary talk at ``Special Year on Complexity Theory and Cryptography``  (IISc, Jan 2017)

       Invited Talk at ITCS 2017  (Berkeley, Jan 2017)

       Invited talk at ``The Interface of Biology and TCS``  (Simons Center, NCBS, Dec 2016)

       Invited Talk at MIT Theory of Computation Colloquium  (Boston, Nov 22, 2016)

       Invited Talk at Columbia IEOR/CS  (New York, Nov 17, 2016)

       Invited Talk at Yale Applied Math Seminar  (New Haven, Nov 15, 2016)

       Invited talk at ``Probabilistic Structures in Deterministic Population Genetics``  (Vienna, Nov 2016)

       Invited Talk at FOCS 2016 Workshop on Orthogonal Polynomials  (Princeton, Oct, 2016) [slides]

       Invited talk at Discrete Optimization  (ETH Zurich, August 2016)

       Invited talk at 5th Mysore Park Workshop  (Mysore, August 2016)

       Invited talk at Algebraic and Spectral Graph Theory Workshop  (Banff, August 2016)

       Invited talk at ICML Workshop on Advances in Nonconvex Analysis and Optimization (June 2016)

       Invited talk at Computational Complexity Conference  (Tokyo, June 2016)

       Awarded the IIT Bombay Young Alumni Achiever Award for 2016  

       Public Lecture on Evolution and Computation  (Singapore, Feb 2016)

       Co-organizing Evolution and Computing (Dagstuhl, Jan 2016)

       Keynote talks at Computation and Optimization in the Sciences and Engg  (IIT Kanpur, Feb 2016)

       Invited talk at 2nd School on Population Genetics and Evolution  (Bangalore, Jan 2016)

       Distinguished speaker at 6th Cargese workshop on Combinatorial Optimization  [notes]

       Teaching Analytic Methods in CS, Fall 2015

       Organizing The Computational Universe (Lausanne, June 2015)


BLOG

    Off the Convex Path


OTHER RECENT TALKS

       ICALP  (Rome, July 2016)

       RIMS  (Kyoto, June 2016)

       Universite de Neuchatel  (Neuchatel, Apr 2016)

       IIT Bombay  (Mumbai, Mar 2016)

       Department of Mathematics, ETH Zurich  (Zurich, Feb 2016)

       Microsoft Research  (Bangalore, Jan 2016)

       Simons reunion workshop on Spectral Graph Theory  (Berkeley, Dec 2015)

       London School of Economics, (London, Dec 2015)

       IIT Delhi, (Delhi, Dec 2015)

       Hausdorff Research Institute for Mathematics, (Bonn, Nov 2015)

       Princeton University  (Princeton, July 2015)

       Simons reunion workshop on Evolutionary Biology  (Berkeley, July 2015)

       22nd International Symposium on Mathematical Programming  (Pittsburgh, July 2015)

       Bellairs workshop on Combinatorial Optimization  (Barbados, Apr 2015)

       Columbia University  (New York, Apr 2015)

       Institute for Advanced Study  (Princeton, Apr 2015)


AFFILIATIONS

    CURRENT    EPFL    International Centre for Theoretical Sciences, TIFR   IIT Delhi

    PAST           IIT Bombay    Georgia Tech    IBM Research    UC Berkeley
                     CNRS    Microsoft Research    Simons Inst.    IIT Kanpur


CONTACT

    Official Website/Bio

    EPFL IC IIF THL3

    INJ 135 - Station 14

    CH-1015 Lausanne   

    Switzerland  

   

    TEL        +41 21 69 35216, +41 21 69 35247

    EMAIL    nisheeth (dot) vishnoi (@) epfl (dot)  ch  

    SECRETARY    jennifer (dot) bachmann-ona (@) epfl (dot)  ch