Past Seminar Talks

Sparse random graphs with unusually large subgraph counts

Speaker: Amir Dembo (Stanford)

Date: 2021.06.17

Large deviations and the regularity method for the Erdős–Rényi (hyper)graph

Speaker: Nick Cook (Duke)

Date: 2021.06.17

Phase transitions in random constraint satisfaction problems - part I

Speaker: Nike Sun (MIT)

Date: 2021.06.10

Phase transitions in random constraint satisfaction problems - part II

Speaker: Allan Sly (Princeton)

Date: 2021.06.10

The topology of the elastic manifold

Speaker: Gerard Ben Arous (NYU)

Date: 2021.06.03

Random determinants beyond invariance

Speaker: Ben McKenna (NYU)

Date: 2021.06.03

Opinion Exchange Dynamics

Speaker: Elchanan Mossel (MIT)

Date: 2021.05.27

Long-term behavior in opinion dynamics: clustering vs. consensus and local vs. global

Speaker: Timo Vilkas (GU/Chalmers)

Date: 2021.05.27

Branching particle systems and front propagation

Speaker: Pascal Maillard (Université Toulouse III)

Date: 2021.05.20

Brownian bees in the infinite swarm limit

Speaker: Sarah Penington (University of Bath)

Date: 2021.05.20

The stable graph: the scaling limit of critical random graphs with i.i.d. random degrees having power-law tails

Speaker: Christina Goldschmidt (University of Oxford)

Date: 2021.05.06

Distributional properties of the stable graphs

Speaker: Benedicte Haas Goldschmidt (Université Paris 13)

Date: 2021.05.06

Tail behavior of the derivative martingale in a branching random walk

Speaker: Bastien Mallein (Université Paris 13)

Date: 2021.04.29

Deviation probabilities for maximum of a branching random walk

Speaker: Hui He (Beijing Normal University)

Date: 2021.04.29

Percolation phase transition in random connection models I: Subcritical phase in weight-dependent models

Speaker: Peter Mörters (Universitat Koeln)

Date: 2021.04.15

Percolation phase transition in random connection models II: Critical behaviour for weight-independent models

Speaker: Markus Heydenreich (LMU München)

Date: 2021.04.15

Phase transitions for $\phi^4_3$ - Part 1

Speaker: Hendrik Weber (University of Bath)

Date: 2021.03.25

Phase transitions for $\phi^4_3$ - Part 2

Speaker: Trish Gunaratnam (University of Geneva)

Date: 2021.03.25

Stein’s density approach

Speaker: Yvik Swan (Université Libre de Bruxelles)

Date: 2021.03.18

Stein’s method for multivariate continuous distributions and some statistical applications

Speaker: Gesine Reinert (University of Oxford)

Date: 2021.03.18

Limit Theorems for Historical Particle Systems

Speaker: Viet Chi Tran (Université Gustave Eiffel)

Date: 2021.03.11

Historical Processes and Dynamics of Phylogenies in a Population with Climate Change

Speaker: Sylvie Méléard (École Polytechnique, Paris)

Date: 2021.03.11

Optimal Transport and Gradient Flows in Discrete or Non-Local Settings

Speaker: Matthias Erbar (Bielefeld University)

Date: 2021.03.04

Optimal Transport: from Discrete to Continuous

Speaker: Jan Maas (IST Austria)

Date: 2021.03.04

Interplay between Dirichlet and Loewner energies: cutting-welding operations and foliations by Weil-Petersson quasicircles - Part 1

Speaker: Fredrik Viklund (KTH)

Date: 2021.02.25

Interplay between Dirichlet and Loewner energies: cutting-welding operations and foliations by Weil-Petersson quasicircles - Part 2

Speaker: Yilin Wang (MIT)

Date: 2021.02.25

The multi-tiling model

Speaker: Richard Kenyon (Yale)

Date: 2021.02.18

Introduction to random plane geometry

Speaker: Bálint Virág (University of Toronto)

Date: 2021.02.11

Building the directed landscape

Speaker: Duncan Dauvergne (Princeton University)

Date: 2021.02.11

Box ball system: soliton decompositions and invariant measures

Speaker: Davide Gabrielli (University of L'Aquila)

Date: 2021.02.04

Soliton dynamics in the Box-Ball system

Speaker: Pablo A. Ferrari (Universidad de Buenos Aires)

Date: 2021.02.04

Universality results for interacting particle systems with dynamical constraints

Speaker: Cristina Toninelli (Université Paris Dauphine)

Date: 2021.01.28

Sharp threshold for the FA-2f kinetically constrained model

Speaker: Fabio Martinelli (Università Roma Tre )

Date: 2021.01.28

Some stochastic PDEs for the future

Speaker: Lorenzo Zambotti (Sorbonne Université)

Date: 2021.01.21

Hairer's Reconstruction Theorem without Regularity Structures

Speaker: Francesco Caravenna (University of Milano-Bicocca)

Date: 2021.01.21

Coulomb gases: a short introduction

Speaker: Thomas Leblé (CNRS - Université de Paris (MAP5))

Date: 2021.01.14

Local laws and fluctuations for Coulomb gases

Speaker: Sylvia Serfaty (NYU Courant)

Date: 2021.01.14

Spectral gap and Log-Sobolev inequality for strongly correlated spin models

Speaker: Thierry Bodineau (École Polytechnique)

Date: 2020.12.17

Speaker: Roland Bauerschmidt (Cambridge)

Date: 2020.12.17

Scaling limits for symmetric exclusion with open boundary

Speakers: Patricia Gonçalves (Instituto Superior Técnico)

Date: 2020.12.10

Derivation of coupled KPZ-Burgers equation from multispecies Zero-range processes

Speakers: Cedric Bernardin (Université Côte dÁzur)

Date: 2020.12.10

A review for random field Ising model

Speaker: Jian Ding (University of Pennsylvania)

Date: 2020.12.03

Correlation length for two-dimensional random field Ising model via greedy lattice animal

Speaker: Mateo Wirth (University of Pennsylvania)

Date: 2020.12.03

Logarithmically correlated fields in random matrix theory and analytic number theory

Speakers: Paul Bourgade (NYU)

Date: 2020.11.19

Central limit theorem for the characteristic polynomial of general beta-ensembles

Speakers: Michel Pain (NYU)

Date: 2020.11.19

Metastability as Markov chains model reduction

Speaker: Claudio Landim (IMPA)

Date: 2020.11.12

Metastability of stochastic interacting systems

Speaker: Insuk Seo (Seoul National University)

Date: 2020.11.12

2-scale convergence for random walks in random environment and applications to homogenization, hydrodynamics and resistor networks

Speakers: Alessandra Faggionato (University La Sapienza)

Date: 2020.11.05

Some exponents governing the geometry of planar last passage percolation and the directed landscape (part 1)

Speaker: Riddhipratim Basu (International Centre for Theoretical Sciences Tata)

Date: 2020.10.29

Some exponents governing the geometry of planar last passage percolation and the directed landscape (part 2)

Speaker: Shirshendu Ganguly (U. C. Berkeley)

Date: 2020.10.29

Abelian Sandpiles and Abelian Networks

Speaker: Lionel Levine (Cornell University)

Date: 2020.10.22

Activated Random Walks

Speaker: Leonardo Rolla (NYU-Shanghai, IMAS-Conicet, Warwick)

Date: 2020.10.22

2D anisotropic KPZ at stationarity

Speaker: Dirk Erhard (Universidade Federal Da Bahia)

Date: 2020.10.15

The Ferroelectric Six-Vertex Model

Speaker: Amol Aggarwal (Clay Mathematics Institute and Columbia University)

Date: 2020.10.15

Hydrodynamic limit of nongradient models

Speaker: Makiko Sasada (University of Tokyo)

Date: 2020.10.08

Geometric perspective for the theory of hydrodynamic limits

Speaker: Kenichi Bannai (Keio University)

Date: 2020.10.08

Scaling limits of disorder relevant systems

Speaker: Rongfeng Sun (National University of Singapore)

Date: 2020.10.01

The two-dimensional continuum random field Ising model

Speaker: Adam Bowditch (University College Dublin)

Date: 2020.10.01

Yang-Mills on the lattice: New results and open problems

Speaker: Sourav Chatterjee (Stanford)

Date: 2020.09.24

Large deviations in random matrix theory

Speaker: Alice Guionnet (ENS Lyon)

Date: 2020.09.17

Large deviation principles via spherical integrals

Speaker: Jiaoyang Huang (NYU, Courant Institute)

Date: 2020.09.17

Localization and concentration of measures on the discrete hypercube with applications to interacting particle systems

Speaker: Ronen Eldan (Weizmann Institute)

Date: 2020.07.09

Excited martingales

Speaker: Omer Angel (Vancouver)

Date: 2020.07.02

Fluctuations of random surfaces and concentration inequalities for log-concave distributions

Speaker: Ron Peled (Tel Aviv)

Date: 2020.07.02

Random walks on dynamical random environments with non-uniform mixing

Speakers: Augusto Teixeira (Rio) & Marcelo Hilário (Belo Horizonte)

Date: 2020.06.25

Basic reproduction numbers, effective reproduction numbers and herd immunity

Speaker: Tom Britton (Stockholm)

Date: 2020.06.18

Probabilistic models related to the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic

Speakers: Amaury Lambert & Emmanuel Schertzer (Paris)

Date: 2020.06.18

A new point of view on topological phase transitions

Speakers: Christophe Garban and Avelio Sepúlveda (Lyon)

Date: 2020.06.11

Matching Random Points

Speaker: Alexander Holroyd

Date: 2020.06.04

Branching Brownian Motion, mean curvature flow and the motion of hybrid zones

Speaker: Alison Etheridge

Date: 2020.06.04

Large values of the Riemann zeta function in short intervals

Speaker: Louis-Pierre Arguin

Date: 2020.05.28

Supervised Learning between Function Spaces

Speaker: Andrew Stuart (Caltech)

Date: 2020.05.28

Learning with total variation regularization

Speaker: Sara van der Geer (Zurich)

Date: 2020.05.21

A Gaussian particle distribution for branching Brownian motion with an inhomogeneous branching rate

Speaker: Jason Schweinsberg (San Diego)

Date: 2020.05.21

Critical first-passage percolation

Speakers: Louigi Addario-Berry (Montreal) and Jack Hanson (New York).

Date: 2020.05.14

On the speed of a front for stochastic reaction-diffusion equations

Speaker: Leonid Mytnik (Haifa)

Date: 2020.05.07

Mixing times for the simple exclusion process with open boundaries

Speaker: Nina Gantert (Munich)

Date: 2020.05.07

Integrable fluctuations in 1+1 dimensional random growth

Speaker: Jeremy Quastel (Toronto)

Date: 2020.04.30

The scaling limit for directed polymers in an alpha-stable environment

Speaker: Hubert Lacoin (Rio de Janairo and Marseille)

Date: 2020.04.30

Fast non mean-field network: uniform in time averaging

Speaker: Michela Ottobre (Edinburgh)

Date: 2020.04.23

All adapted topologies are equal

Speaker: Mathias Beiglböck (Vienna)

Date: 2020.04.23

Information diffusion on random graphs

Speaker: Remco van der Hofstad (Eindhoven)

Date: 2020.04.16

Scaling limits for planar aggregation with subcritical fluctuations

Speaker: Amanda Turner (Lancaster)

Date: 2020.04.16

Mean-field disordered systems and Hamilton-Jacobi equations

Speaker: Jean-Christophe Mourrat (New York)

Date: 2020.04.09

Cardy embedding of random planar maps

Speaker: Nina Holden (Zürich)

Date: 2020.04.09

Gaussianity of the 4D Ising model at criticality

Speaker: Hugo Duminil-Copin (Paris and Geneva)

Date: 2020.04.02

On statistical Calderon problems

Speaker: Richard Nickl (Cambridge)

Date: 2020.04.02

Random walks on random planar maps and Liouville Brownian motion

Speaker: Nathanael Berestycki (Vienna)

Date: 2020.03.26

Entrance and exit at infinity for stable jump diffusions

Speaker: Andreas Kyprianou (Bath)

Date: 2020.03.26