Unless otherwise noted, we will meet in Ross N 638 from 3pm to 4pm on Wednesdays on the following dates:

Date

 

Speaker

Title

Nov  7

Deniz Sezer

York University

Filtration shrinkage by level crossings of a diffusion

Abstract

Nov  21

Shui Feng

McMaster University 

Asymptotic Behaviour of Poisson-Dirichlet Distribution and Dirichlet Process with Two-parameters

Abstract

Dec 5

Vladimir Vinogradov

Ohio University

Properties of Levy and Geometric Levy Processes

Abstract

Jan 16

Nikolai Dokuchaev

Trent University

SPDEs and non-Markov Ito processes in bounded domains

Abstract

Jan 23

Neal Madras

York University

Pattern-Avoiding Permutations:  A Probabilist's View

Abstract

Feb 27

Mike Moras

York University

Conditioned super Brownian motion

Abstract

March 12

Cancelled

Cancelled

March 26

Tom Salisbury

Conditioning super Brownian motion

Abstract

April 9

Hanna Jankowski

Non-parametric estimation of a hazard function under shape constraint

Abstract

April 16

Paul Tupper

Shadowing and Weak Approximations for Dynamical Systems

Abstract

April 22, Tuesday

Janos Englander

Strong Law of Large numbers for Branching Diffusions

Abstract

May 28

Shane Henderson

Replacing Ellipsoids by Cylinders: A Probabilistic Analysis of Low-Rank

Approximations in Optimization Problems

Abstract

 

June 18

Deniz Sezer

TBA