Electrical Engineering
      and Computer Sciences

Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences


UC Berkeley


2009 Research Summary

Statistical Analysis of Online News (StatNews)

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Laurent El Ghaoui, Bin Yu, Alexandre d'Aspremont1 and Brian Christopher Gawalt

National Science Foundation 0625409 and Google, Inc. Gift

This project seeks to bring about user-friendly, graphical representations of large amounts of text data obtained from online news. We explore various fundamental problems arising from this goal involving, in particular, sparse graphical modeling, online learning, and distributed computations.

1ORFE, Princeton