Topics in Probability
Chennai Mathematical Institute (CMI),
Institute of Mathematical Sciences (IMSC) &
Statistical and Mathematical Sciences Institute (SAMSI)
Dates: December 18-20, 2012
Venue: Chennai Mathematical Institute, Siruseri, Tamilnadu.
9.00-10.00 Registration and Coffee
10.00-11.00 Richard Bass, University of Connecticut
A stability theorem for the elliptic Harnack inequality
11.30-12.30 Manjunath Krishnapur, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
Nodal length of random eigenfunctions of the Laplacian on the 2-d torus
2.00-3.00 Anish Sarkar, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata
Brownian Web in the Scaling Limit of Supercritical Oriented Percolation in Dimension 1 + 1
3.30-4.30 Ramon Van Handel, Princeton University
Conditional ergodicity in infinite dimension.
10.00-11.00 Mathukumalli Vidyasagar, University of Texas at Dallas
A metric between probability distributions of different sizes and applications to order reduction.
11.30-12.30 Krishanu Maulik, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata
Rates of convergence of color count in balanced urn models.
2.00-3.00 Sandra Cerrai, University of Maryland
Pathwise uniqueness of stochastic partial differential equations in Banach spaces.
3.30-4.30 Vivek Borkar, Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai
Certain small noise limits for diffusions.
7.00-10.00 Conference Dinner
10.00-11.00 Tom Kurtz, University of Wisconsin
Time-change equations for diffusion processes.
11.30-12.30 Arup Bose, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata
Limiting spectral distribution of patterned random matrices.
2.00-2.30 SAMSI Information Session
3.00-4.00 Siva Athreya, Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore
Convergence of Nearest Neighbor Markov chains on discrete trees towards Brownian Motion on real-trees.
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