RIMS International Project Research 2012: Discrete Geometric Analysis

"Markov Chains on Graphs and Related Topics"

12-15 February, 2013 at Room 420, RIMS, Kyoto University     Access to RIMS

Program (pdf file)    Program revised (pdf file)

Feb. 12 Feb. 13 Feb. 14 Feb. 15
10:00-10:50 Peres 1 Barlow 1 Peres 2 Barlow 2
11:10-12:00 Kawarabayashi Yoshida (Sakai) Hora Hattori
13:30-14:20 Mathieu Angel Sousi Sapozhnikov
14:30-15:00 Shiraishi Kijima Masamune Osada
15:20-15:50 Kubota Fukushima Nagahata
16:00-16:50 Croydon Nakano Kaimanovich

We are planning to have Banquet at Ganko Takasegawa Nijyoen in the evening on Feb. 14.
For Japanese participants, information

Title and abstract (pdf file)
50 minutes talks:
Omer Angel : Half planar random maps (pdf) Linearly reinforced random walks
Martin Barlow : The random conductance model (pdf)
David Croydon : Biased random walks on random paths and critical random trees (pdf)
Vadim Kaimanovich : Continuity of the asymptotic entropy (pdf)
Ken-ichi Kawarabayashi : Property testing for sparse graphs (pdf)
Kumiko Hattori : The scaling limit of a loop-erased random walk on the pre-Sierpinski gasket -- the larger-loop-first model and the uniform spanning trees (pdf)
Akihito Hora : Growth process of multi-diagrams, its Martin boundary, and characters of an inductive limit group (pdf)
Pierre Mathieu : A review on trap models (pdf)
Fumihiko Nakano : A generalization of carry process (pdf)
Hirofumi Osada : Geometric and dynamical properties of stochastic Coulomb systems in infinite dimensions (pdf)
Yuval Peres : 1) Rate of escape for random walks on groups and Markov type of metric spaces (pdf)
                  : 2) Balanced self-interacting random walks (pdf)
Akira Sakai : Recent progress in the lace expansion (pdf) : Cancelled
Artem Sapozhnikov : Chemical distance and shape theorem in percolation models with long-range correlations (pdf)
Perla Sousi : Mixing times are hitting times of large sets (pdf)
Nobuo Yoshida : Brownian Directed Polymers in Random Environment: Complete Localization and Phase Diagram (pdf)
30 minutes talks:
Ryoki Fukushima : On exponential growth for a certain class of linear systems (pdf)
Shuji Kijima : Deterministic random walk on finite graphs (pdf)
Naoki Kubota : Quenched invariance principle for simple random walk on discrete point processes (pdf)
Jun Masamune : Global properties of the Laplace operator and Greens formulas of an infinite weighted graph (pdf) : Cancelled
Yukio Nagahata : Lower bound estimate of the spectral gap for simple exclusion process with degenerate rates (pdf)
Daisuke Shiraishi : Non-intersecting random walks in low dimensions (pdf)

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This workshop is partially supported by
Research Institute for Mathematical Sciences,
Global COE program ``Fostering top leaders in mathematics -- broadening the core and exploring new ground'',
JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A) 24244010 (Hirofumi Osada)
Organizers: Tomoyuki Shirai (Kyushu University), Takashi Kumagai (Kyoto University)