Date | Speaker(s) | Title |

13 Jan 2012 | David Anderson, University of Wisconsin | Computational methods for continuous time Markov chains with applications to biological processes |

20 Jan 2012 | | NO Seminar: Joint with Financial Math Seminar |

27 Jan 2012 | | *To Be Announced* |

3 Feb 2012 | | *To Be Announced* |

10 Feb 2012 | Jinho Baik, University of Michigan | Latency analysis for a tandem of queues with exponentially distributed service times |

17 Feb 2012 | | *To Be Announced* |

24 Feb 2012 | Peter van de Ven, IBM T.J. Watson Research Lab | Stochastic models for random-access wireless networks |

2 Mar 2012 | | No meeting |

9 Mar 2012 | | Spring Break |

16 Mar 2012 | | *To Be Announced* |

23 Mar 2012 | Karl Sigman, Columbia University | Exact Simulation of the Stationary Distribution of M/G/c and Other Queues |

30 Mar 2012 | Mikhail Gordin, POMI, St. Petersburg | Canonical von Mises statistics of a measure preserving transformation: limiting behavior |

6 Apr 2012 | Sabrina Kombrink, University of Bremen | Minkowski content of self-conformal sets |

13 Apr 2012 | Mikhail Gordin, POMI, St. Petersburg | Poisson limit for two-dimensional toral automorphisms driven by a continued fraction |

27 Apr 2012 | | *To Be Announced* |

4 May 2012 | | *To Be Announced* |

11 May 2012 | | *To Be Announced* |

24 Aug 2012 | | *To Be Announced* |

31 Aug 2012 | | Organizational Meeting |

7 Sep 2012 | Jun Masamune, PSU Altoona | Conservativeness and recurrence of Brownian motion on a weighted manifold in terms of Green's formula at infinity |

14 Sep 2012 | Alexei Novikov, Penn State University | From homogenization to averaging in cellular flows |

21 Sep 2012 | Manfred Denker, Penn State University | Probability and Dynamics-A Survey |

28 Sep 2012 | Guodong Pang, Pennsylvania State University | Fluid limits of many-server queues with delayed feedback and differentiated patience times |

5 Oct 2012 | Guido Montufar, Penn State University | Universally Typical Sets for Ergodic Sources of Multidimensional Data |

12 Oct 2012 | | *To Be Announced* |

19 Oct 2012 | | *To Be Announced* |

26 Oct 2012 | | *To Be Announced* |

2 Nov 2012 | W.A. Woyczynski, Case Western Reserve University | Nonlinear and Nonlocal Evolution Equations Driven by Levy Diffusions: Porous Media and Evolutionary Ecology |

9 Nov 2012 | Henry Lam, Boston University | Robust sensitivity analysis for stochastic systems |

16 Nov 2012 | | *To Be Announced* |

23 Nov 2012 | | *To Be Announced* |

30 Nov 2012 | Brian Nowakowski, Penn State University | Stochastic Integration of Two-Parameter Semimartingales and Weak Convergence |

7 Dec 2012 | Brian Nowakowski, Penn State University | Stochastic Integration of Two-Parameter Semimartingales and Weak Convergence II |

14 Dec 2012 | Wenbo Li, University of Delaware | Small Value Probabilities and Applications |