Institute of Mathematics


Symposium on Probability Theory - in Honour of Professor Andrew Barbour


Organized by:  Institute of Mathematics

Friday, 04.12.09
Time SpeakerTitlePlace
09:30Stefan Sauter
(Universität Zürich)
Opening address by Professor Stefan Sauter, Director of the InstituteY15G19
09:40-10:30Svante Janson
(Uppsala Universitet)
Susceptibility for random graphsY15G19
10:30-11:00Coffee breakY15G19
11:00-11:50Adrian Röllin
(National University of Singapore)
New rates for exponential approximation and the theorems of Rényi and YaglomY15G19
13:30-14:20Simon Tavaré
(University of Cambridge, Dept. of Oncology)
Evolutionary approaches to cancerY15G19
14:30-15:20Gesine Reinert
(University of Oxford)
Gaussian approximations using Stein's methodY15G19
15:20-15:50Coffee breakY15G19
15:50-16:40Louis H. Y. Chen
(National University of Singapore)
From Stein identities to moderate deviationsY15G19