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SOUTHEAST PROBABILITY DAYS
September 29 and 30, 1995
CENTER FOR APPLIED PROBABILITY
Friday, September 29, 1995
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Registration / Coffee
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm L. Shepp (Bell Labs) "Tomography
as an Application of Probability"
3:00 pm - 3:15 pm Discussion / Questions
3:15 pm - 3:45 pm Jerzy Szulga and Fred Molz (Auburn University) "The
Weierstrass-Mandelbrot Function Revisited"
3:45 pm - 4:15 pm Leonid A. Bunimovich (Georgia Tech)
"Fluctuation-Dissipation Theorems on Diffusion and
4:15 pm - 4:45 pm Shen Zheng and Andrew F. Seila (University of Georgia)
"An Optimal Allocation Procedure for Estimating Mean
Waiting Time in M/M/1 Queues"
4:45 pm - 5:00 pm Coffee Break
5:00 pm - 5:30 pm Peter Kiessler (Clemson) "Markov renewal processes
with slowly varying covariance functions"
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm Jan Rosinski (University of Tennessee) "Concentration
Inequality for Random Multilinear Forms with
Applications to 0-1 Laws for Levy Chaos"
Saturday, September 30, 1995
9:00 am - 10:00 am Coffee
10:00 am - 11:00 am Larry Shepp (Bell Labs) "Some Diffusions Arising on
11:00 am - 11:15 am Discussion / Questions
11:30 am - 12:00 Fengzhu Sun (Emory University) "Mutations in
Polymerase Chain Reaction"
12:00 am - 12:30 pm Pawel Hitczenko (North Carolina State University)
"Sharp Inequalities for Moments ofRandomly Stopped
Sums of Independent Variables"
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Lunch
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Open Problem Session
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm Nikolai Chernov (University of Alabama) "Limit
Theorems and Markov Approximations for Chaotic
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm Jie Xiong (University of Tennessee) "Some Properties
for a System of Conuclear Space Valued Diffusions with
4:00 pm - 4:15 pm Break
4:15 pm - 4:45 pm William McCormick (University of Georgia) "A Geometric
Approach for Extremes for a Class of Random Fields"
4:45 pm - 5:15 pm Ted Hill (Georgia Tech) "Alternative Empirical
Talks will be held at the Student Services Building on campus (next to the
Student Center), Room 117.
Half hour talks should include 5-10 minutes for questions. In the Open
Problem Session, participants are invited to describe briefly (5 minutes)
their favorite problem.
An informal buffet will be held at Ted Hill's house (on campus) Friday
evening. Maps will be available at the conference registration table.
Directions and a list of participants will be forthcoming.
More information about this conference and the Center for Applied
Probability at Georgia Tech can also be found on web page at
Days Inn, 683 Peachtree St., NE, (404)874-9200, $69/single, $79/double.
Renaissance Hotel, W. Peachtree St., (404)881-6000, $89/single.
Mariott Courtyard, 1132 Techwood Dr., (404)607-1112, $75/single weekdays,
Villager Lodge, Downtown 144 14th St., NW, (404)873-4171, $43/single,
Lorraine V. Shaw
Voice: (404) 894-9317
Fax: (404) 894-2301