Tentative weekly meeting times: Tuesdays 10am, Fridays 11am (with additional informal times to meet up and work on problems).
Fri. 9/24: Ideal HMC (Kwangjun). (recording)
Week of 9/27-10/1: No meetings; attend the workshop on Sampling Algorithms and Geometries on Probability Distributions instead!
Fri. 10/8: Cancelled.
Tues. 10/12: Working group on mirror-Langevin/MALA (not recorded).
Week of 10/25-10/29: No meetings due to the workshop on Dynamics and Discretization: PDEs, Sampling, and Optimization.
Tues. 11/2: Lower bound for discretization of underdamped Langevin (Yu).
Fri. 11/5: Controlling the acceptance probability in MALA (Yuansi).
Tues. 11/9: Sampling from non-smooth potentials (Yongxin).
Fri. 11/12: Sampling as optimization in the space of measures (Andre).