Entropy Inequalities for Log Concave Functions

Monday, April 27, 2015 - 2:00pm - 2:50pm
Keller 3-180
Elisabeth Werner (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities)
We discuss entropy inequalities for log concave functions. Among them
are reverse log Sobolev inequalities. This leads naturally to a concept
of relative entropy and Renyi entropy for such functions.

Connections are given to the theory of convex bodies.
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