Stochastic Optimization

Publications

. Local Optimality and Generalization Guarantees for the Langevin Algorithm via Empirical Metastability. Journal of Machine Learning Research W&CP, vol.75 (COLT), 857-875, 2018.

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. Escaping the Local Minima via Simulated Annealing: Optimization of Approximately Convex Functions. Journal of Machine Learning Research W&CP, vol.40 (COLT), 240–265, 2015.

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