** FALL 1998 **

Vlada Limic (UCSD)

"Eternal multiplicative coalescent processes".

Amber Puha (UCSD)

"Critical Exponents for a Reversible Interacting Particle System".

Patrick Fitzsimmons (UCSD)

"Hermite martingales"

Weian Zheng (UCI)

"Multidimensional Stochastic Partial Differential Equations" (to download a postscript file of the paper on which this talk is based, click here).

Brian Hall (UCSD)

"An example of stochastic methods in quantization".

No seminar this week.

A. Sholomitsky (UCSD)

"Necessary conditions in some martingale limit theorems".

No seminar this week -- Thanksgiving holiday

No seminar this week -- due to Southern California Probability Symposium on Sunday, December 6, 1998.

** WINTER 1999 SCHEDULE **

T. Liggett (UCLA)

"Threshold Voter Models, Revisited"

Steven Evans (UC Berkeley)

"Gaussian measures and Brownian motion on local fields"

Steven Evans (University of California, Berkeley)

"Constructing and counting phylogenetic invariants"

Steven Evans (University of California, Berkeley)

"Coalescing exchangeable partitions and random trees"

Maury Bramson (University of Minnesota)

"A stable queueing network with unstable fluid model".

R. J. Elliott (University of Alberta)

"COMMODITY PRICING AND NEW FINITE DIMENSIONAL FILTERS"

T. Puhalskii (University of Colorado, Denver)

"Maxingales, maxingale problems and large deviations".

B. Oksendal (University of Oslo, visiting UCI)

"A short introduction to Malliavin calculus and its application to finance"

L. Heyer (USC)

"Probabilistic Behavior of Sequence Analysis Algorithms".

** SPRING 1999 SCHEDULE **

Ron Getoor (UCSD)

An Extended Generator and "Applications".

Global short-time asymptotics of logarithmic derivatives of heat kernels on spheres

Process solutions to the wave equation driven by spatially homogeneous noise

Neil O'Connell (BRIMS, HP Labs UK)

Some large deviations results for sparse random graphs