Probability and Statistics Seminar

Spring 2020

The seminars will be held online using Zoom.  The Zoom address will be emailed to those who are interested.

Meeting Times:  Wednesdays  4pm- 5pm

Please contact Zhipeng Liu for arrangements.

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April 15

David Nualart (University of Kansas)

Gaussian fluctuations for spatial averages of the parabolic Anderson model with delta initial condition

April 22

Xin Sun (Columbia University)

Conformal geometry of random surfaces in 2D quantum gravity

April 29

Lingfu Zhang (Princeton University)

Temporal correlation in last passage percolation with flat initial condition

May 6

Jin Feng (University of Kansas)

Hydrodynamic limit large deviation for stochastic Carleman particles, a Hamilton-Jacobi approach

May 13

Maurizia Rossi (University of Milano-Bicocca)

Nodal lengths of random spherical harmonics

Events Calendar

Using Math

CTE course transformation grant helps Emily Witt, assistant professor of math, develop active learning with student groups in calculus.  Positive results using modules developed with Justin Lyle and Amanda Wilkens, math graduate students, were attained.  Read more

Math and COVID-19: Sources on how math is being used to track the virus and its spread.  AMS link.

A mathematician-musician's breakthrough melds East, West. Read more.

Researcher's innovative approach to flood mapping support emergency management and water officials. Read more.

Nicole Johnson found a way to express her baton twirling using math. See video.