Organizer: David Lipshutz. Click on a title to display the associated abstract. Non-standard seminar times and locations are emphasized in bold.
Tuesday, September 9, 2014, 1 p.m., Room 110:
Anastasios Matzavinos, Brown University.
Stochastic homogenization of the one-dimensional Keller-Segel chemotaxis system.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 11 a.m., Room 110:
Marguerite Zani, Paris 12 Val de Marne University.
Large deviations for the clocks of some semistable processes.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014, 11 a.m., Room 110:
Jin Feng, Kansas University.
First order Hamilton-Jacobi equation in space of probability measures and applications.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014, 11 a.m., Room 110:
Josh Reed, New York University.
Series expansions for the all-time maximum of $\alpha$-stable random walks.
Tuesday, October 28, 2014, 11 a.m., Room 110:
Sandra Cerrai, University of Maryland, College Park.
Small noise asymptotics for the 2D-Navier Stokes equation perturbed by space-time white noise.
Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 11 a.m., Room 110:
Yannis Pantazis, University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Parametric sensitivity analysis of complex stochastic models: an information-theoretic approach.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014, 3 p.m., Kassar 105:
Maury Bramson, University of Minnesota.
Convergence of the maximum of 2-dimensional Gaussian free field and connections with branching Brownian motion.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014, 11 a.m., Barus and Holley 190:
David Gamarnik, MIT.
Limits of local algorithms for randomly generated constraint satisfaction problems.
Tuesday, December 9, 2014, 11 a.m., Room 110:
Pierre Nyquist, Brown University.
Min-max representations of viscosity solutions of Hamilton-Jacobi equations and applications in rare-event simulation.
Tuesday, December 16, 2014, 11 a.m., Room 110:
Panagiotis Souganidis, University of Chicago.
Pathwise solutions to scalar conservation laws with multiple spatially dependent rough fluxes.