Fall School on Statistical Mechanics and 5th Annual PhD Student Conference in Probability

Programme

All lectures will be held in Leibniz-Hörsaal (G 10),
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences (Leipzig, Inselstraße 22).

Fall School on Statistical Mechanics
Monday, September 07, 2009
14:00 - 15:30Erwin Bolthausen (Universität Zürich)
Random Walk in Random Environment
15:30 - 16:00Coffee break
16:00 - 17:30Herbert Spohn (TU München)
Stochastic Growth Processes (see abstract)
18:00Wine and cheese party
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Tuesday, September 08, 2009
09:00 - 10:30Marek Biskup (UCLA)
The Random Conductance Model (see abstract)
10:30 - 11:00Coffee break
11:00 - 12:30Erwin Bolthausen (Universität Zürich)
Random Walk in Random Environment
12:30 - 14:00Lunch
14:00 - 15:30Herbert Spohn (TU München)
Stochastic Growth Processes
15:30 - 16:00Coffee break
16:00 - 17:30Marek Biskup (UCLA)
The Random Conductance Model
Wednesday, September 09, 2009
09:00 - 10:30Erwin Bolthausen (Universität Zürich)
Random Walk in Random Environment
10:30 - 11:00Coffee break
11:00 - 12:30Herbert Spohn (TU München)
Stochastic Growth Processes
12:30 - 14:00Marek Biskup (UCLA)
The Random Conductance Model
5th Annual PhD Student Conference in Probability
Thursday, September 10, 2009
13:45Opening
14:00 - 14:25Guido Montufar (MPI MIS)
Information geometry of mean-field methods
14:30 - 14:55Georg Menz (Universität Bonn)
A new covariance estimate for Gibbs measures
15:00 - 15:25Andre Schlichting (MPI MIS)
A stochastic Becker-Doering type interacting particle systems
15:30 - 16:00Coffee break
16:00 - 16:25Philipp Thomann (Universität Zürich)
On a Generalization of the Sherrington-Kirkpatrick model (see abstract)
16:30 - 16:55Roland Seydel (MPI MIS)
Impulse control of credit portfolios
17:00 - 17:25Jörg Vorbrink (Universität Bielefeld)
Optimal stopping in finance in multiple prior model
Friday, September 11, 2009
09:00 - 09:25Stiene Riemer (Universität Kiel)
On Random Matrices
09:30 - 09:55Felix Rubin (University of Zurich)
Scaled limit for the largest eigenvalue from the generalized Cauchy random matrix ensemble (see abstract)
10:00 - 10:25Christian Bartsch (Universität Münster) (joint work with Michael Kochler, Thomas Kochler)
Survival of a Branching Random Walk in Random Environment (see abstract)
10:30 - 11:00Coffee break
11:00 - 11:25Alex Drewitz (TU Berlin)
Ballisticity Criteria for Random Walk in Random Environments (see abstract)
11:30 - 11:55Sören Christensen (Universität Kiel)
On Optimal Stopping
12:00 - 12:25Reik Schottstedt (TU Berlin)
Asymptotics of quantization problems
12:30 - 12:55Kai-Friederike Oelbermann (Universität Augsburg)
Apportionment methods in the European Parliament Election
15:00Excursion - Canoeing
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Saturday, September 12, 2009
09:30 - 09:55Sylvia Schmidt (Universität Leipzig)
The Parabolic Anderson model with time dependent diffusion speed
10:00 - 10:25Tat Dat Tran (MPI MIS)
From Right-Fischer models to Kolmogorov equations and some geometrical interpretation
10:30 - 11:00Coffee break
11:00 - 11:25Gioia Carinci (Università degli Studi de L'Aquila)
Random Hysteresis Loops
11:30 - 11:55Andreas Janoschek (TU Darmstadt)
On particle filter

Date and Location

September 07 - 12, 2009
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences
Inselstraße 22
04103 Leipzig
Germany
see travel instructions

Scientific Organizers

Mathias Becker
Universität Leipzig

Wolfgang König
Universität Leipzig

Chiranjib Mukherjee
Max-Planck-Institut für Mathematik in den Naturwissenschaften

Administrative Contact

Katja Bieling
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences

05.04.2017, 12:42