Date and Time: Friday 24 July, 2020, 11:00am EST - 12:00pm EST
Discussion Leader: Yuling Yao, Columbia University
Topic: From importance sampling to bridge sampling to path sampling to adaptive path sampling, and from Rao–Blackwell to Wang-Landau to Jarzynski-Crook, all about free energy and normalization constant
 Lelièvre, Stoltz, and Rousset (2010). Free energy computations: A mathematical perspective.
 Gelman and Meng 1998, Simulating Normalizing Constants https://projecteuclid.org/download/pdf_1/euclid.ss/1028905934
Sara Mejias Gonzalez