Starts 3 Jun 2020 16:00
Ends 3 Jun 2020 18:00
Central European Time
ICTP
Leonardo Building - Budinich Lecture Hall
Strada Costiera 11 34151 Trieste, Italy
Prof. David Hilton Wolpert is an American mathematician, physicist and computer scientist. He is a professor at Santa Fe Institute. He is the author of three books, three patents, over one hundred refereed papers, and has received numerous awards. His name is particularly associated with a group of theorems in computer science known as "no free lunch". Prof. Wolpert obtained a B.A. in Physics at Princeton University (1984), then attended the University of California, Santa Barbara, where he took the degrees of M.A. (1987) and Ph.D. (1989). More information is available at: davidwolpert.weebly.com More details on the talk will follow. The talk will be livestreamed from the ICTP website. All are welcome to attend. Light refreshments will be served after the event.