Contributed Talks

Miguel Anjos, University of Southampton
Title:
A Semidefinite Optimization Approach for the
SingleRow Layout Problem with Unequal Dimensions
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 Greg Blekherman,
University of Michigan
Title:
There are Significantly More Nonnegative Polynomials Than Sums of Squares

Hartwig Bosse, TU Berlin
Title:
Polynomial inequalities representing polyhedra

Bernard Hanzon, Leiden University
Title:
A multidimensional systems approach to algebraic optimization
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Raymond Hemmecke, OttovonGuerickeUniversity Magdeburg
Title:
Integer points in semialgebraic cones
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Etienne De Klerk, University of Waterloo
Title:
Progress on Tur\'an's brick factory problem
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slides.
 Leonid Faybusovich,
University of Notre Dame
Title:
Cones of trigonometric polynomials

Sanjay Lall, Stanford University
Title:
Sum of Squares and Decentralized Stochastic Decision Problems
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 Masakazu Muramatsu,
The University of ElectroCommunications, Tokyo
Title:
An Extension of Sums of Squares Relaxations to
Polynomial Optimization Problems over Symmetric Cones
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 Gabor Pataki, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Title:
Bad semidefinite programs: they all look the same
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files.

Vladimir Protassov, State University of Moscow
Title:
One optimization problem on nonnegative
trigonometric polynomials

Andrew Smith, Fachhochschule Konstanz
Title:
Affine lower bound functions for polynomials
and their use in global optimisation
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for the slides.
 Hayato Waki,
Tokyo Institute of Technology
Title:
Generalized Lagrangian Duals and Sums of Squares Relaxations of
Sparse Polynomial Optimization Problems
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