Probability People
   
  Participating Faculty 
Name E-mail @math.ubc.ca Research Interests

Omer Angel

angel Random graphs, walks and other combinatorial structures, dynamical systems, percolation.

Martin Barlow

barlow Diffusions on fractals, random walks on graphs, heat kernel estimates, cluster growth models, general theory of processes, local time, sde's, stochastic partial differential equations, measure-valued diffusions.

David Brydges

db5d Statistical mechanics, renormalisation group, self-avoiding walk, branched polymers.

Asaf Nachmias

asafnach Percolation, random walks and statistical physics.

Edwin Perkins

perkins Measure-valued diffusions, stochastic differential equations, general theory of processes, stochastic pde's, nonstandard analysis, interacting particle systems, cluster growth models, applications to population models.

Gordon Slade

slade Random walk, self-avoiding walk, lattice trees, percolation, lace expansion, critical phenomena in statistical mechanics, super-Brownian motion, renormalisation group.
   
  Emeriti 
Name E-mail @math.ubc.ca Research Interests

Priscilla (Cindy) Greenwood

pgreenw Stochastic dynamics, stochastic models in biology: epidemiology, population dynamics, neuron models; inference for stochastic processes.

Ulrich Haussmann

uhaus Mathematical finance and economics, filtering theory, stochastic control and optimization.

John Walsh

walsh Stochastic pde's, numerical methods in stochastic pde's, multiparameter processes, Brownian sheet, Markov processes and potential theory, general theory of processes.
   
  Long-Term Visitors 
Name E-mail Research Interests Dates

Stefan Adams

s.adams Large deviation theory, probability theory, Brownian motions, statistical mechanics, gradient models, multiscale systems. July/13 to August/14

Alexander Holroyd

holroyd Discrete spatial models, including cellular automata, percolation, matching, coupling.

Alain-Sol Sznitman

alain-sol.sznitman AT math.ethz.ch Probability theory, random walks, percolation, random media. Feb 4/14 to Mar 5/14
   
  Postdoctoral Fellows 
Name E-mail @math.ubc.ca Research Interests

Tim Hulshof

thulshof Percolation, statistical mechanics, random walk, bootstrap percolation.

Anna Levit

anna.levit Statistical mechanics, random graphs, percolation.

Balázs Ráth

rathb Random graphs, forest fire models, self-organized criticality, graph limits and exchangeability, random interlacements, percolation.

Daniel Valesin

valesin Interacting particle systems, random graphs, random walks on graphs.
   
  Graduate Students 
Name E-mail @math.ubc.ca Research Interests

Mallory Flynn

mflynn Probability theory and analysis.

Tyler Helmuth

jhelmt Equilibrium statistical mechanics, especially combinatorial aspects of lattice models. Critical phenomena.

Tom Hutchcroft

thutch Probability theory and analysis.

Brett Kolesnik

bkolesnik Analysis, combinatorics, mathematical logic, probability.

Hongliang Lu

manu Continuous stochastic processes and stochastic differential equations, including applications to finance.

Gourab Ray

gourab Discrete probability and random planar maps.

Alex Tomberg

atomberg Probability and statistical mechanics.

Benjamin Wallace

bwallace Probability theory and stochastic processes.

Zichun Ye

yezichun Renormalisation group, quantum mechanics, statistical mechanics, application of probability theory in computer science and statistics.

Jing Yu

jingyu Probability theory and mathematical finance.

Qingsan Zhu

qszhu Random walks, probability on graphs, percolation.