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CRM > English > Activities > Curs 2015-2016 > CONFERENCE ON PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS IN HIGH DIMENSIONS. A SCIENTIFIC TRIBUTE TO EVARIST GINÉ - shedule
CONFERENCE ON PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS IN HIGH DIMENSIONS. A SCIENTIFIC TRIBUTE TO EVARIST GINÉ - shedule
Schedule
 
 
MONDAY, JUNE 20 
 
​09:30 - 09:50 Registration​
10:00 - ​10:05 ​Welcome
​10:05 - 10:35

The life and mathematical work of Evarist Giné  

Richard Nickl, University of Cambridge

​10:35 - 11:05

Second order concentration of measure  abstract_FGoetze.pdfAbstract

Friedrich Goetze, Bielefeld Universität

​11:10 - 11:40 ​Coffee break
​11:40 - 12:10

A fixed-point approach to barycenters in Wasserstein space abstract_EustasiodelBarrio.pdfAbstract

Eustasio del Barrio, Universidad de Valladolid

​12:15 - 12:45

Recent results on the Sherrington-Kirkpatrick type spin glass models abstract_DmitryPanchenko.pdfAbstract

Dmitry Panchenko, University of Toronto

​12:50 - 14:30 ​Lunch break
​14:30 - 15:00

Testability of Stochastic Dominance abstract_CarlosMatran.pdfAbstract

Carlos Matrán, Universidad de Valladolid (Based on joint works with P.C. Álvarez-Esteban, E. del Barrio and J.A. Cuesta-Albertos)

​15:05 - 15:35

The limiting spectral distribution in terms of spectral density abstract_MagdaPeligrad.pdfAbstract

Magda Peligrad, University of Cincinnati

​15:40 - 16:10 ​Coffee break​
​16:10 - 16:40

Extreme tail estimation, concentration and adaptivity Boucheron_Stephane.pdfAbstract

Stephane Boucheron, Université Paris Diderot

16:45 - 17:15​

Wasserstein distances between discretely observed Lévy processes Mariucci_Ester.pdfAbstract

Ester Mariucci, Universiteit Leiden

17:20 - 17:50

Asymptotic behaviour of empirical Bayes posteriors abstract Botond.pdfAbstract 

Botond Szabo, Universiteit Leiden

 
 
 
TUESDAY, JUNE 21 
 
​10:00 - 10:30

The Breiman Conjecture abstract_DavidMason.pdfAbstract

David Mason, University of Delaware

​10:35 - 11:05

Iterated and sequential portfolio St.Petersburg games Abstract

Laszlo Gyorfi, Budapest University of Technology and Economic

​11:10 - 11:40 ​Coffee break
​11:40 - 12:10

Approximation schemes for stochastic differential equations driven by a fractional Brownian motion abstract_DavidNualart.pdfAbstract

David Nualart, University of Kansas

12:15 - 12:45​

Statistical inference for some network models VanDerVaart_Aad.pdfAbstract 

Aad van der Vaart, Universiteit Leiden

​12:50 - 14:30 ​Lunch break
​14:30 - 15:00

Asymptotics for the Length of the Longest Common Subsequences abstract_ChristianHoudre.pdfAbstract

Christian Houdré, Georgia Institute of Technology

15:05 - 15:35​

​Adaptation to lowest density regions with application to support recovery Rohde_Angelika.pdfAbstract

Angelika Rohde, Ruhr-Universität Bochum

15:40 - 16:10​ ​Coffee break
​16:10 - 16:40

The Bennett Orlicz norm John Wellner.pdfAbstract 

Jon Wellner, University of Washington 

​20:30 Dinner at "Restaurant La Camarga"

 

 

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22

​10:00 -10:30

On an Approach to Boundary Crossing by Stochastic Processes abstract_Victor_Pena.pdfAbstract

Víctor de la Peña, Columbia University

​10:35 - 11:05

​​A test for the functional linear model abstract_JuanCosta-Albertos.pdfAbstract

Juan Antonio Cuesta-Albertos, Universidad de Cantabria (Based on joint works with Manuel Febrero-Bande, Wenceslao González-Manteiga, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela and Eduardo García-Portugués, University of Copenhagen)

​11:10 - 11:40 Coffee break
​11:40 -12:10

The Le Can distance between density estimation and the Gaussian white noise model in the case of small signals Ray_Kolan.pdfAbstract

Kolyan Ray, Universiteit Leiden

​12:15 - 12:45

​An application of Rice's formula and Ito-Wiener expansion: Central Limit Theorem for the Real roots of a system of random multidimensional polynomials abstract_JoseLeon.pdfAbstract

José Leon, Universidad Central de Venezuela

  

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

   

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