Second Annual Southeastern Probability Days

February 21 & 22, 1997

First Announcement

Center for Applied Probability Georgia Tech

DEADLINE: Friday, January 31, 1997

 We are holding our second annual meeting of probabilists in the
Southeast.  The keynote speakers this year will be E. Cinlar and
D. W. Stroock.  Professor Cinlar is planning to speak about
"Stochastic flows and mass transport;" Professor Stroock intends to
speak about "Probability theory and analysis, a mutually beneficial

The conference will be loosely structured, with opportunities for
contributed talks and open problem sessions.  The main objective is to
make/renew contacts and exchange ideas.

Please encourage colleagues and graduate students to attend and to
respond as soon as possible to Lorraine Shaw at

(fax)  (404) 894-2301.

NOTE: A Small amount of funding is available to assist with travel or
local expenses.  Special consideration will be given to junior
researchers and graduate students.  

%If you plan to attend please send information similar to the following: 
\Name{Robert D. Foley}
\Affiliation{Georgia Tech} 
\Address{Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering 
 \\ Georgia Tech \\ Atlanta, GA 30332}
\Phone{404-894-2309} \Eaddr{}

%If you wish to give a paper please include the following type of info:
\Title{Conditions for finite moments of waiting times in G/G/1 queues}
\Coauthor(s){Daryl J. Daley, Tomasz Rolski}
\Abstract{We find conditions for the $E(W^\gamma)$ to be finite in a 
$G/G/1$  queue.}

We plan to have several short contributed paper sessions, and an OPEN
PROBLEM SESSION, so please bring your favorite problems.

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