7th SDP Days

Workshop on Applications of Semidefinite Optimization

CWI, Amsterdam - Room TBA - May 6-7, 2020


The workshop will feature lectures by the following researchers (and possibly more to be announced later):

Sander Gribling, CWI, Amsterdam
Lecture: Mutually unbiased bases, finite geometry, and polynomial optimization

David de Laat, Delft University of Technology
Lecture: Exact semidefinite programming bounds for packing problems
Jean-Bernard Lasserre, LAAS, Toulouse
Lecture: The Moment-SOS hierarchy
Jonathan Shi, Bocconi University, Milan
Lecture: Generically robust tensor rank decomposition, from rounding SDPs by spectral gaps
Renata Sotirov, Tilburg University
Lecture: Facial reduction for symmetry reduced semidefinite programs
Frank Vallentin, University Cologne
Lecture: Complete positivity, distance-avoiding sets, and integrality gaps of SDP relaxations
Juan Vera, Tilburg University
Lecture: Copositive certificates of non-negativity
Marc Zimmermann, University of Cologne
Lecture: Tba


Participation is free, but please register by sending an email to Susanne van Dam (susanne@cwi.nl) before 25 April so that we can organize the catering.


CWI, room TBA

CWI, Science Park 123, 1098 XG Amsterdam.


Nikhil Bansal (CWI, TU Eindhoven), Monique Laurent (CWI, U. Tilburg)

Information about earlier SDP Days

6th SDP Day 5th SDP Day 4th SDP Day


Marie Sklodowska-Curie ITN MINOA Marie Sklodowska-Curie ITN POEMA