Fall 2016 Brown Probability Seminar, Division of Applied Mathematics

Organizers: David Lipshutz and Daniel Lacker. Click on a title to display the associated abstract. Non-standard seminar times and locations are emphasized in bold.

Thursday, September 15, 2016, 4 p.m., Room 118 of 170 Hope Street:
Nate Eldredge, University of Northern Colorado.
Sub-Riemannian geometry, Heisenberg groups, and strong hypercontractivity.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016, 11 a.m., Room 110:
Sanjay Ramassamy, Brown University.
Barak-Erdös graphs and the infinite-bin model.

Friday, September 30, 2016, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., MIT, Cambridge, MA:
Charles River Lectures on Probability Theory and Related Topics.

Tuesday, October 4, 2016, 11 a.m., Room 110:
Fabrice Baudoin, University of Connecticut.
Stochastic Lévy areas on the complex projective spaces.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016, 11 a.m., Room 110:
Rami Atar, Technion.
A Skorohod map on measure-valued paths and priority queues.

Thursday, October 27, 2016, 11 a.m., Room 110:
Li-Cheng Tsai, Columbia University.
Interacting particle systems with moving boundaries.

Tuesday, November 1, 2016, 11 a.m., Room 110:
François Delarue, Université Nice-Sophia Antipolis.
Master equations for mean field games. Classical solutions and convergence problem.

Tuesday, November 8, 2016, 11 a.m., Room 110:
Patrick Rebeschini, Yale University.
Locality and message passing in network optimization .

Thursday, November 17 – Friday, November 18, 2016, CUNY, New York, NY:
Northeast Probability Seminar.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016, 11 a.m., Room 110:
Luc Rey-Bellet, University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
Scalable uncertainty quantification inequalities for stochastic systems.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016, 11 a.m., Room 110:
Solesne Bourguin, Boston University.
Recent developments on Wigner integrals.