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Displaying all lectures given by: Katja Ried


PIRSA:17090018  ( MP4 Medium Res , MP3 , PDF ) Which Format?
Autonomous learning agents and what they can teach us about quantum mechanics, biology and more
Speaker(s): Katja Ried
Abstract: What can machine learning teach us about quantum mechanics? I will begin with a brief overview of attempts to bring together the two fields, and the insights this may yield. I will then focus on one particular framework, Projective Simulation, which describes physics-based agents that are capable of... read more
Date: 19/09/2017 - 3:30 pm

PIRSA:14070021  ( MP4 Medium Res , MP3 , PDF ) Which Format?
Inferring causal structure: a quantum advantage
Speaker(s): Katja Ried
Abstract: A fundamental question in trying to understand the world -- be it classical or quantum -- is why things happen. We seek a causal account of events, and merely noting correlations between them does not provide a satisfactory answer. Classical statistics provides a better alternative: the framework of... read more
Date: 17/07/2014 - 3:30 pm
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