Rotor-router from Levin's talk

2011 Southeastern Probability Conference

May 16 - 17, 2011 at Duke University in Durham, NC

This year's meeting was organized by Rick Durrett, Jonathan Mattingly, Shankar Bhamidi, Christian Gromoll, and Scott McKinley. One hour talks were given by:

Monday May 16

9:30-10:30 Timo Seppalainen (Wisconsin)
Fluctuations and large deviations for polymer models slides

11-12 Lionel Levine (MIT)
Logarithmic fluctuations from circularity slides
The three papers can be found on the arXiv at 1010.2483, 0712.3378, 0901.3805

2-3 Jeremy Quastel (Toronto)
Exact formulas in random growth and directed polymers
The three papers can be found on the arXiv at 1003.0443 , 1003.1885, 1103.3422

3:30-4:30 Davar Koshnevisan (Utah)
On the chaotic character of the stochastic heat equation, before the onset of intermittency. slides

Tuesday May 17

9-10 Gerard BenArous (NYU)
Random Matrices and Morse theory for random functions of many variables

10:30-11:30 Pete Kramer (RPI)
Asymptotic Analysis of Cooperative Molecular Motor Systems slides * movie from talk

1-2 Sourav Chatterjee (NYU)
The large deviation principle for the Erdos-Renyi random graph slides * arxiv:1008.1946

Mark your calendars. The 2012 meeting will be held May 14-15.