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Workshops & Seminars 2011

DECEMBER

December 19-23, 2011
Workshop Dynamical Gibbs-non-Gibbs transitions (RSS)

December 14, 2011, 11.40 - 12.40 h., LG 1.105
Marko Boon (TU/e)
Waiting times in queueing networks with a single shared server

NOVEMBER

November 30, 2011, 11.40 - 12.40 h., LG 1.105
Oliver Amft (TU/e, Department of Electrical Engineering)
Activity pattern modelling and recognition in ubiquitous systems

November 29, 2011, 15.30 - 17.15 h., LG 1.105
Jef Teugels (KU Leuven, Eurandom)
Insurance and Reinsurance

November 23, 2011, 11.40 - 12.40 h., LG 1.105
Debjit Roy (Erasmus University)
Stochastic Modeling of Automated Storage Systems using Semi-open Queueing Networks

November 9, 2011, 11.40 - 12.40. LG 1.110
Nikhil Bansal (TU/e)
Finding needles in exponential haystacks using Brownian Motion

November 7-11, 2011
Dutch-Japanese Workshop
Analysis of non-equilibrium evolution problems:
selected topics in material and life sciences

November 4, 2011, 11.40 - 12.40, LG 1.105
Ton Dieker (Georgia Tech)
Global stability of stochastic processing networks through local quadratic Lyapunov functions

November 2, 2011, 11.40 - 12.40 h., LG 1.105
Tim Hulshof (TU/e)
Geometric properties of critical percolation clusters
 

OCTOBER

October 28, 2011, 14.00 - 15.00, LG 1.105
Yifan Xu (Binghamton University)
First crossing time of compound Poisson processes(CPP) with linear boundaries

October 24-25-26, 2011 (QPA)
Workshop YEQT V
Stochastic Networks and Optimization

October 21, 2011, LG 1.105
Britt Mathijssen (TU/e)
Distributed Control of Light Networks

October 19, 2011, 12.30 - 13.30, LG 1.105
Kiamars Vayari (University of Leiden)
Brownian Momentum Process and Symmetric Inclusion Process, duality properties and weak coupling limits

October 10-12, 2011 (SIM)
Workshop YES V
Adaptation in Nonparametric Statistics

SEPTEMBER

September 12, 2011 (STAR)
Outreach Day:
Road Traffic and Stochastics

AUGUST

August 31, 15.00 - 16.00 h., LG 1.105 (QPA)
Jevgenijs Ivanovs
Occupation densities in solving exit problems for one-sided Levy processes

August 29-30, LG 1.105 (MRM)
Eurandom-ISI Workshop on
Actuarial and Financial Statistics

August 24, 2011, 11.30 - 12.30 h., LG 1.105 (QPA)
Gideon Weiss (University of Haifa)
Skill-based service systems with FCFS service

JULY

July 13, 2011, 14.00 - 15.00 h., LG 1.105 (QPA)
Mariana Olvera (Columbia, New York)
Weighted branching processes and applications to information ranking

JUNE

June 29, 2011, 15.00 -16.00 h., LG 1.105 (RSS)
Mark Holmes (University of Auckland, New Zealand)
Random walks in degenerate random environments

June 20, 2011, 15.30 - 16.30 h., LG 1.105 (GEN)
Public Lecture - EURANDOM Chair
Subhashis Ghoshal
Bayesian methods for finding structures in complex data objects
(with reception at 16.30 h., front desk)

June 14, 2011, 11.30 - 12.30 h., HG 9.41 (SIM)
Informal Meeting Statisticians and Probabilists
Kees van Hee, TU/e, Computer Science
Discovering Characteristics of Stochastic Collections of Process Models
 

June 9, 2011, 14.30 - 16.30 h., LG 1.105 (SIM)
Mini Course (3) EURANDOM Chair
Subhasis Ghoshal
An Invitation to Bayesian Nonparametrics

June 7, 2011, 14.30 - 16.30 h., LG 1.105 (SIM)
Mini Course (2) EURANDOM chair
Subhasis Ghoshal
An Invitation to Bayesian Nonparametrics

MAY

May 31, 2011, 14.30 - 16.30 h., LG 1.105 (SIM)
Mini Course (1) EURANDOM chair
Subhasis Ghoshal
An Invitation to Bayesian Nonparametrics

May 31, 2011, 11.30-12.30 h., LG 1.110
Informal Meeting Statisticians and Probabilists
Rui Castro, TU/e
Sudoku and Sinkhorn Balancing

May 31, 2011, 13.30 - 14.30 h., LG 1.105 (QPA)
Guodong Pang (Penn State Univesity)
Heavy-Traffic Limits for Infinite-Server Queues with Dependent Service Times

May 24, 2011, 11.30-12.30 h., HG 9.41
Informal Meeting Statisticians and Probabilists
Ludwina Hobma (DAF Trucks, Eindhoven)
Test Time Reduction of DAF Engines Using Six Sigma

May 18-20, 2011
COST 2011
3rd Annual Meeting and Conference

May 17, 2011, 09.30 - 11.30 h., LG 1.105 (QPA)
Reading Seminar Series
"Interacting Particle Models"

May 17, 2011, 11.30-12.30 h., LG 1.105
Informal Meeting Statisticians and Probabilists
Alessandro Di Bucchianico (TU/e)
An estimation problem in software reliability

May 11-12, 2011 (SAM)
Workshop "Random Graphs and the Brain"

May 10, 2011, 09.30 - 11.30 h., LG 1.105 (QPA)
Reading Seminar Series
Niek Bouwman
"Interacting Particle Models"

May 10, 2011, 11.30 - 12.30 h., HG 9.41
Informal Meeting Statisticians and Probabilists
Ludwina Hobma (DAF Trucks, Eindhoven)
Test Time Reduction of DAF Engines Using Six Sigma
Postponed to May 24

May 03, 2011, 09.30 - 11.30 h., LG 1.105 (QPA)
Reading Seminar Series
Peter van de Ven
"Interacting Particle Models"

APRIL

April 28 - 29, 2011 (SAM)
Workshop in honor of Frank Kelly

April 27, 2011, 15.00 - 16.00h., LG 1.105 
(SAM)
Sergey Foss (Heriot Watt)
How Big Queues Occur in Multi-Server System
with Heavy Tails


April 26, 2011, 13.30 - 15.00 h., LG 1.105(SAM)
Sergey Foss (Heriot Watt)
Mini course (3)
Maximal Paths in a Class of Stochastic Ordered Graphs and Related Problems

 

April 26, 2011, 09.30 - 11.30 h., LG 1.105 (QPA)
Reading Seminar Series
Sjoerd Smits
"Interacting Particle Models"

April 21, 2011, 13.30 - 15.00 h., LG 1.105 (SAM)
Sergey Foss (Heriot Watt)
Mini course (2)
Maximal Paths in a Class of Stochastic Ordered Graphs and Related Problems

April 20, 2011, 11.00 - 12.00 h., LG 1.105 (SAM)
Marc Lelarge (INRIA)
Bipartite graph structures for efficient balancing of heterogeneous loads

April 19, 2011, 14.30 - 16.00 h., LG 1.105 (SAM)
Sergey Foss (Heriot Watt)
Mini course (1)
Maximal Paths in a Class of Stochastic Ordered Graphs and Related Problems

April 19 - 26, 2011, 09.30 - 11.30 h., LG 1.105 (QPA)
Reading Seminar Series
Jaron Sanders
"Interacting Particle Models"

April 14, 2011, 11.00 - 12.30 h., LG 1.105 (RSS)
Carlo Lancia, (Universita Tor Vergata, Rome)
Cutoff times and hitting times

April 12, 2011, 11.30 - 12.30 h., LG 1.110
Informal Meeting Statisticians and Probabilists
Francesca Nardi, Eindhoven University of Technology
Metastability for Kawasaki dynamics at low temperature with two types of particles

April 12 - 19 - 26, 2011, 09.30 - 11.30 h., LG 1.105 (QPA)
Reading Seminar Series
"Interacting Particle Models"

April 7, 2011 (SAM)
Lecture day

(deadline registration April 4)

April 6, 2011, 10.45 - 12.30 h., LG 1.105
Francesca Nardi (TU/e - EURANDOM)
Mini course on Metastability

April 5, 2011, 11.30 - 12.30 h., LG 1.110
Informal Meeting Statisticians and Probabilists
Carlo Lancia, Universita Tor Vergata (Rome)
Entropy-driven cutoff phenomenons

April 5 - 12 - 19 - 26, 2011, 09.30 - 11.30 h., LG 1.105 (QPA)
Reading Seminar Series
"Interacting Particle Models"

STOCHASTIC ACTIVITY MONTH

This whole month there will be special attention given to "Stochastic Modelling and Analysis of Networks". Activities, workshops and visitors will be concentrated in the first S.A.M. at EURANDOM. For further details: SAM
 

MARCH

March 31, 2011, 10.45 - 12.30 h., LG 1.110
Francesca Nardi (TU/e - EURANDOM)
Mini course on Metastability

March 31, 2011, 11.00 - 12.00 h., LG 1.105 (QPA)
Antonis Economou (University of Athens)
The single server queue with synchronized repeated services

March 30, 2011, 10.45 - 12.30 h., LG 1.105
Francesca Nardi (TU/e - EURANDOM)
Mini course on Metastability

March 29, 2011, 09.30 - 11.30 h., LG 1.105 (QPA)
Reading Seminar Series
"Interacting Particle Models"
CANCELLED

March 24, 2011, 10.45 - 12.30 h., LG 1.105
Francesca Nardi (TU/e - EURANDOM)
Mini course on Metastability

March 14-18, 2011
Workshop on "Stochastic Models for Population Dynamics"
Young European Probabilists (YEPVIII)

March 10, 2011, 14.00 - 15.00 h., LG 1.105 (EPPS)
Jesse Goodman
Why the complete graph looks like a tree

March 9, 2011, 10.45 - 12.30 h., LG 1.105
Francesca Nardi (TU/e - EURANDOM)
Mini course on Metastability
CANCELLED

March 8, 2011, 11.30 - 12.30 h., LG 1.105 (QPA)
Vidyadhar Kulkarni (Chapel Hill)
Optimal deployment and routing of multi-class correlated traffic to multiple servers

March 3, 2011, 10.45 - 12.30 h., LG 1.105
Francesca Nardi (TU/e - EURANDOM)
Mini course on Metastability

March 1, 2011, 11.30 - 12.30 h., Diamant room, Main Building (HG 9.41)
Informal Meeting Statisticians and Probabilists
Remco van der Hofstad (TU/e - EURANDOM)
Update on State Space Estimation Problems Posed by Jan Friso Groote

FEBRUARY

February 24, 2011, 16.00 - 17.00 h., LG 1.105
LOIS LECTURE
Peter Glynn (Stanford University, USA)
Perspectives on Traffic Modeling

February 23, 2011, 10.45 - 12.30 h., LG 1.105
Francesca Nardi (TU/e - EURANDOM)
Mini course on Metastability

February 22, 2011, 11.30 - 12.30 h., LG 1.105
Informal Meetings Statisticians and Probabilists
Botond Szabo (TU/e - EURANDOM)
Empirical Bayes Method

February 8, 2011, 11.30 - 12.30 h., LG 1.105
Informal Meetings Statisticians and Probabilists
Johan Lukkien (TU/e, Computer Science, System Architecture and Networks)
Vehicle to vehicle communication

February 1, 2011, 11.30 - 12.30 h., HG 9.41
Informal Meetings Statisticians and Probabilists
Bart Janssen (TU/e)
Fitting linear regression models with Zernike polynomials

JANUARY

January 28, 2011, 11.00 - 12.00 h., LG 1.105 (RSS)
Ivan Corwin (
Courant Institute at NYU)
Beyond the Gaussian Universality Class

January 19, 2011, LG 1.105 (MRM)
Lecture day:
"Advances in Financial Mathematics"
 

January 18, 2011, 11.30 - 12.30 h., HG 9.41
Informal Meetings Statisticians and Probabilists
Paulo de Andrade Serra (TU/e - EURANDOM)
M-Estimation of the Period of a Cyclical Non-homogeneous Poisson Process


January 13, 2011, LG 1.105 (GEN)
MINI-COURSE by EURANDOM Chair
Professor Dilip Madan, Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland College Park, USA
An Introduction to Conic Finance and its Applications

January 11, 2011, 11.30 - 12.30 h., LG 1.105 (QPA)
Fabian Wirth (University of Würzburg, Germany)
Structure preserving model reduction for logistic systems

January 6, 2011, 15.30 - 16.30h., LG 1.110 (QPA)
Josh Reed (New York University)
Hazard Rate Scaling of the Abandonment Distribution for the
GI/M/n + GI Queue in Heavy Traffic

 

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