EIGHTH ANNUAL APPLIED PROBABILITY DAY

Friday May 5, 2000, 9:00AM-6:00PM 
C.P. Davis Alumni Auditorium 
Morris A. Shapiro Center for 
Engineering and Applied Science Research 
Room 412 
Columbia University, New York City. 
 

SCHEDULE:

09:15 - 10:00       D. Bertsimas
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
                           Moment Problems and Their Applications

 

10:00 - 10:45       D. HeathCarnegie Mellon University
                           Risk Management Using Coherent Risk Measures

 

10:45 - 11:15       Coffee break

11:15 - 12:00       T. Kurtz, University of Madison, Wisconsin
                           Exchangeability and derivation and approximation of filtering equations

 

12:00 - 02:00       Lunch

02:00 - 02:45       P. ProtterPurdue University
                           Non-redundant Claims:  Robustness, Regularity, and Formulas

 

02:45 - 03:30       D. SiegmundStanford Univerity
                           Approximate P-values for Local Sequence  Alignments

 

03:30 - 04:00       Coffee Break

04:00 - 04:45       R. WeberCambridge University
                            A Large Deviations Analysis of the   Multiplexing of Periodic Traffic Sources

 

04:45 -  06:00      RECEPTION (Wine and Cheese)

This event will be preceded by BENESFEST , a day of stochastic control in honor of Vaclav E. Benes.

Directions and parking information 
 

For inquiries: 
chris@wald.stat.columbia.edu (Chris Heyde, Director of CAP) 
sigman@ieor.columbia.edu (Karl Sigman, Secretary of CAP)

 


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