High-Dimensional Phenomena in Convex Geometry, and Random Matrix Theory

  • Author / Creator
    Tikhomirov, Konstantin E
  • This thesis is based on six papers.

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  • Graduation date
    Spring 2016
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    Doctor of Philosophy
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    • K. E. Tikhomirov. The smallest singular value of random rectangular matrices with no moment assumptions on entries. Israel Journal of Mathematics, 2016. DOI: 10.1007/s11856-016-1287-8
    • K. Tikhomirov and P. Youssef, When does a discrete-time random walk in $R^n$ absorb the origin into its convex hull? 2015, arXiv:1410.0458, to appear in the Annals of Probability.
    • K. E. Tikhomirov, On the distance of polytopes with few vertices to the Euclidean ball, Discrete Comput. Geom. 53 (2015), no.1, 173-181.
    • K. E. Tikhomirov, The Randomized Dvoretzky's theorem in \ell^{\infty} and the chi-distribution, Geometric Aspects of Functional Analysis, Lecture Notes in Mathematics, 2116 (2014), 455-463.
    • K. E. Tikhomirov, Almost Euclidean sections in symmetric spaces and concentration of order statistics, J. Funct. Anal. 265 (2013), no.9, 2074-2088.
    • K. Tikhomirov, The limit of the smallest singular value of random matrices with i.i.d. entries, Adv. Math. 284 (2015), 1-20.
  • Institution
    University of Alberta
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    • Mathematics
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