September 7 at WMAX 110 
Miguel López (Ericsson) Some Transmission and Reception Algorithms for Superimposed Radio Signals

September 14 
JeanDominique Deuschel (TU Berlin) Markov chain approximations to nonsymmetric diffusions with bounded coefficients

September 21 
Daniel Valesin (UBC) Metastable densities for contact processes on random graphs

September 28 
Anna Levit (UBC) Stochastic geometric representations of the quantum CurieWeiss model

October 5 
Alexandre Stauffer (Microsoft Research) Detection by Poisson Brownian motions

October 12 
Nicolas Curien (Paris) Strong convergence of partial match queries in random quadtrees

October 19 
Edwin Perkins (UBC) Nonuniqueness for parabolic stochastic PDE

October 26 
Peter Winkler (Dartmouth/Microsoft Research) EdgeCover by Random Walk

November 2 
Asaf Nachmias (UBC) Rate of convergence for Cardy's formula

November 9 
Omer Angel (UBC) Avoidance Coupling

November 16 
Matthew Folz (UBC) Gaussian upper bounds for heat kernels of continuous time simple random
walks

November 23 
Remco van der Hofstad (TU Eindhoven) The survival probability and rpoint functions in high dimensions

November 30 
Grégory Miermont (U ParisSud) Random maps and their scaling limits

January 4 
Sunil Chhita (KTH) Edge statistics of domino tilings on the Aztec Diamond

January 11 
Fabio Toninelli (ENS Lyon) The random pinning model: Harris criterion and disorder relevance

Tuesday, January 17 2:30pm at WMAX 110 
Sebastien Roch (UCLA) Relating Combinatorial and Variational Distances Between Trees

January 25 
Jian Ding (Stanford) Asymptotics of cover times via Gaussian free fields: boundeddegree
graphs and general trees

Monday, January 30 3pm in MATH 126 
Nike Sun (Stanford) Potts and independent set models on dregular graphs

February 1 
Nayantara Bhatnagar (UC Berkeley) Reconstruction for Colorings on Trees

February 8 
Yuri Mejia Miranda (UBC) The critical points of lattice trees and lattice animals in high dimensions

February 15 
Robert Adler (Technion) DRAT: Doing random algebraic topology

February 29 
Omer Angel (UBC) Linearly Reinforced Random Walk

Monday, March 5 11am at MATH 126 
Ivan Corwin (Microsoft and MIT) Directed random polymers and Macdonald processes

March 7 
YuTing Chen (UBC) Sharp BenefittoCost Rules for the Evolution of Cooperation on Regular
Graphs

March 14 
Elchanan Mossel (UC Berkeley) Stochastic Models of Social and Economic Networks

March 21 
Juan Souto (UBC) Distributional limits of Riemannian manifolds and graphs with sublinear genus growth

March 28 
Antal A. Jarai (Bath) Zero dissipation limit in Abelian sandpiles

April 18 
Codina Cotar (Fields) Density functional theory and optimal transport with Coulomb cost

April 25 
Xun Yu Zhou (Oxford) Optimal stopping under probability distortion

May 2 3pm at MATH 126 
Stefan Adams (Warwick) Probabilistic approaches to symmetrised manyparticle systems

Jul 24 4pm at MATH 126 
Chris Soteros (Saskatchewan) Lattice Models of Polymer Entanglements

Aug 1 3pm at MATH 126 
JeanChristophe Mourrat (EPFL) On the homogenization of the heat equation with random coefficients

Aug 7 11am at WMAX 216 
Ross Pinsky (Technion) Probabilistic and Combinatorial Aspects of the CardCyclic to Random Insertion Shuffle
