September 5
3:30pm, Math 126

Yuval
Peres (Microsoft Research)
Random walks on groups and the KaimanovichVershik
1983 conjecture for lamplighter groups

September 11
3pm, ESB 2012

Omer
Angel (UBC)
Shuffling, hitting times and evolving sets

September 18
3pm, ESB 2012

Christian
Sadel (UBC)
Limit stochastic differential equations (SDEs) for
products of random matrices

September 25
3pm, ESB 2012

Naomi
Feldheim (Tel Aviv University)
New results on zeroes of stationary Gaussian functions

September 25
4pm, ESB 2012

Ohad Feldheim (Tel Aviv University)
Rigidity of 3colorings of the ddimensional discrete
torus

October 2
3pm, ESB 2012

David
Brydges (UBC)
Selfavoiding walk in four dimensions (I)

October 16
3pm, ESB 2012

David
Brydges (UBC)
SelfInteracting Walk and the Gaussian field (II)

October 23
3pm, ESB 2012

Ed
Perkins (UBC)
A Phase Transition for Measurevalued SIR Epidemics

October 30
3pm, ESB 2012

Tim
Hulshof (UBC)
Random walk on the highdimensional longrange IIC

November 6
3pm, ESB 2012

David
Brydges (UBC)
Selfavoiding walk in four dimensions (III)

November 13
3pm, ESB 2012

Stefan
Adams (University of Warwick)
Random field of gradients and elasticity

November 20
3pm, ESB 2012

Stefan
Adams (University of Warwick)
HelfferSjoestrand
random walk representation

November 27
3pm, ESB 2012

Asaf Nachmias (UBC)
Random walks on planar graphs via circle packings

January 9
3:30pm, Math 203

Zhongyang Li (Cambridge)
Conformal invariance of isoradial
dimers

January 14
3:30pm, ESB 2012

Mykhaylo Shkolnikov (Berkeley)
Large deviations for diffusions interacting
through their ranks

January 21
3:30pm, CEME 1204

Alan
Hammond (Oxford)
KPZ Line Ensemble: a marriage of integrability
and probability

January 23
3:30pm, Math 203

Leonid
Petrov (Northeastern University)
Markov dynamics on interlacing arrays

February 5
4pm, ESB 2012

Louis
Fan (University of Washington)
Systems of reflected diffusions with annihilations
through membranes

February 12
3pm, ESB 2012

Alexander
Tomberg (UBC)
Logarithmic corrections to scaling for the 4
dimensional weakly selfavoiding walk: watermelon networks

February 26
3pm, ESB 2012

AlainSol
Sznitman (ETH Zurich)
Large deviations and disconnection for random
interlacements

March 5
3pm, ESB 2012

Gourab Ray (UBC)
Hyperbolic random maps and unicellular maps

March 12
3pm, ESB 2012

Stefan
Adams (University of Warwick)
Large deviations and gradient flow

March 19
3pm, ESB 2012

Gordon
Slade (UBC)
Scaling limits and critical behaviour
of the 4dimensional ncomponent phi^4 spin model

March 26
3pm, ESB 2012

Omer
Angel (UBC)
Branching interlacement

April 2
3pm, ESB 2012

Stefan
Adams (University of Warwick)
Gibbs formalism for random permutations
