October 5, 2021

ICP Kolloquium: Dr. Sven Krippendorf, 05. Oktober 2021, „Theoretical Physicists' Biases Meet Machine Learning”

Time: October 5, 2021
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Dr. Sven Krippendorf
Arnold Sommerfeld Center for Theoretical Physics, München
Dienstag, 5. Oktober 2021, 14:00 Uhr
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“Theoretical Physicists' Biases Meet Machine Learning”

Abstract :
Many recent successes in machine learning (ML) resemble the success story in theoretical particle physics of utilising symmetries as organising principle. I discuss an introductory example where this procedure applied in ML leads to new insights to PDEs in mathematical physics, more precisely for the study of Calabi-Yau metrics. Then I discuss methods on how to identify symmetries of a system without requiring knowledge about such symmetries, including also how to find a Lax pair/connection associated with integrable systems. If time permits, I discuss how latent representations in neural networks can offer a close resemblance of variables used in dual descriptions established analytically in physical systems.

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