Steve Surace's scientific contributions

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... To decide the class Ξ j to which the observation x i should be assigned, we need to estimate all these parameters using the expectation-maximum (EM) algorithm. According to Jensen's inequality [29] in the form ...
... You can explain it to average calculus students, and even lead them to conjecture it on their own; the only thing that's hard is convincing them that it's nontrivial! The Cut Property hasn't been entirely forgotten ( [1], [16, p. 53], and [20]) and it's well-known among people who study the axiomatization of Euclidean geometry [10] or the theory of partially ordered sets and lattices [28]. But it deserves to be better known among the mathematical community at large. ...