Room 440, Astronomy-Mathematics Building, NTU

(台灣大學天文數學館 440室)

Entropy and the Logarithmic Sobolev Inequality

Yian Wu ()

Abstract:

Logarithmic Sobolev inequality (LSI) is a general tool of large dimensional analysis. We will prove a few well-known inequalities for the entropy which will be used in the LSI and introduce the concept of the LSI.

References:

1. Ch13 of the book http://www.math.harvard.edu/~htyau/RM-Aug-2016.pdf