1st Hamilton Institute Workshop on Applied Probability

June 11-12,2007.


Monday, June 11th   

Time                Speaker/Title

09.20-09.30      Workshop Opening   
09.30-10.30      Onno Boxma       
                         Queues and Levy processes
10.30-10.50      Coffee
10.50-11.50      Mark Kelbert        
                         Branching Markov processes: from real line to symmetric spaces. Theory and applications.
11.50-12.50      Jon Warren       
                         Queues in series and non-colliding processes.
12.50-14.00      Lunch
14.00-15.00      James Norris   
                         Differential equation approximations for Markov chains.
15.00-15.30      A. Ganesh       
                         Multi-channel medium access protocols.
15.30-16.00      Coffee
16.00-17.00      Bert Zwart       
                         Bandwidth sharing networks in overload.

19.30-11:00      Dinner at Barberstown Castle

Tuesday, June 12th

Time                Speaker/Title

09.30-10.30      Christof Schütte       
                         Understanding rare events in complex systems via transition path theory.
10.30-10.50      Coffee
10.50-11.50      Sean Meyn       
                         Myopic and MaxWeight policies for stochastic networks.

11.50-12.00      Workshop Close   



Main page
Talk titles
Getting there