Variational Calculus, Sums of Squares and Moment Problems

Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Lind 305
Farhad Jafari (University of Wyoming)
In this talk, we connect the general problem of variational calculus to
moment problems and describe how this reformulation may be used to approach the original problem. Some recent developments on moment problems will be described.
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