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Workshop on New Directions in Stein's Method
(18 - 29 May 2015)

Organizing Committee · Visitors and Participants · Overview · Activities · Venue

 

Visitors and Participants

NAME & AFFILIATION

PERIOD OF VISIT

TENTATIVE TITLE OF TALK

OVERSEAS VISITORS

   

Joel A. Tropp
California Institute of Technology, USA
jtropp(AT)cms.caltech.edu

17 - 24 May 2015

Matrix concentration inequalities via the method of exchangeable pairs

Yuri Balasanov
The University of Chicago, USA

27 May 2015

Andrew Barbour
The University of Melbourne, Australia
a.d.barbour(AT)math.uzh.ch

17 - 30 May 2015

Multivariate approximation in total variation

(PDF)

Jay Bartroff
University of Southern California, USA
bartroff(AT)usc.edu

17 - 23 May 2015

Bounds to the normal for group sequential statistics with covariates

(PDF)

Nattakarn Chaidee
Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Nattakarn.C(AT)chula.ac.th

16 - 23 May 2015

Victor Chernozhukov
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
vchern(AT)mit.edu

17 - 24 May 2015

Central limit theorems and bootstrap in high dimensions

(PDF)

Shanley Chong
Population Health, Australia
shanley.chong(AT)sswahs.nsw.gov.au

18 - 29 May 2015

Jim Dai
Cornell University, USA
jd694(AT)cornell.edu

18 - 27 May 2015

Stein's method for steady-state diffusion approximations

(PDF)

Fraser Daly
Heriot-Watt University, UK
F.Daly(AT)hw.ac.uk

16 - 30 May 2015

Monotone couplings: Stein's method and beyond

(PDF)

Laurent Decreusefond
Paris Telecom, France
Laurent.Decreusefond(AT)mines-telecom.fr

23 May - 1 Jun 2015

The Stein-Dirichlet-Malliavin method and applications to stochastic geometry

(PDF)

Partha Dey
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
psdey(AT)illinois.edu

17 - 28 May 2015

Stein's method for alpha-stable distributions

Christian Döbler
University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
christian.doebler(AT)uni.lu

17 - 24 May 2015

Error bounds for the random sums CLT by Stein's method of normal approximation

Peter Eichelsbacher
Ruhr-University of Bochum, Germany
peter.eichelsbacher(AT)rub.de

17 - 29 May 2015

Malliavin-Stein method for Variance-Gamma approximation on Wiener space

(PDF)

Han Liang Gan
Washington University in St. Louis, USA
hgan(AT)math.wustl.edu

18 - 29 May 2015

Conditional distribution approximation with birth death processes

(PDF)

Ayalvadi Ganesh
University of Bristol, UK
a.ganesh(AT)bristol.ac.uk

17 - 29 May 2015

Random graphs, the Chen-Stein method and networking applications

(PDF)

Robert Gaunt
University of Oxford, UK
gaunt(AT)stats.ox.ac.uk

17 - 30 May 2015

Rates of convergence for multivariate normal approximations by Stein's method

(PDF)

Larry Goldstein
University of Southern California, USA
Larry(AT)usc.edu

17 - 30 May 2015

Progress using Stein's method for strong embeddings

(PDF)

Adam Harper
Jesus College, UK
A.J.Harper(AT)dpmms.cam.ac.uk

17 - 30 May 2015

Some applications of Stein's method to number theory

(PDF)

Christian Houdré
Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
houdre(AT)math.gatech.edu

24 - 31 May 2015

Stein's method and subsequence problems

(PDF)

Pham Viet Hung
Hanoi National University of Education, Vietnam
pgviethung(AT)gmail.com

17 - 29 May 2015

Kengo Kato
University of Tokyo, Japan
kkato82(AT)gmail.com
kkato(AT)e.u-tokyo.ac.jp

25 - 30 May 2015

Gaussian and bootstrap approximations to suprema of empirical processes

(PDF)

Raphael Lachieze-Rey
University of Southern California, USA
raphael.lachieze-rey(AT)parisdescartes.fr

18 - 29 May 2015

Kolmogorov Berry-Esseen bounds for binomial functionals

(PDF)

Gunter Last
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
guenter.last(AT)kit.edu 

17 - 23 May 2015

A second order Poincar\'e inequality for functionals of general Poisson processes

(PDF

Junfeng Liu
Nanjing Audit University, China
jordanjunfeng(AT)163.com

18 - 29 May 2015

Tran Loc Hung
University of Finance and Marketing, Vietnam
tlhungvn(AT)gmail.com

18 - 29 May 2015

On bounds in multivariate Poisson approximations

(PDF)

Giovanni Luca Torrisi
Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Italy
torrisi(AT)iac.rm.cnr.it

22 - 29 May 2015

On the probability approximation of spatial point processes

(PDF)

Ian McKeague
Columbia University, USA
im2131(AT)columbia.edu

16 - 23 May 2015

Stein's method and the many-worlds interpretation of quantum mechanics

(PDF)

Kritsana Neammanee
Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Kritsana.N(AT)chula.ac.th

16 - 19 May 2015

Ivan Nourdin
Université du Luxembourg, Luxembourg
ivan.nourdin(AT)uni.lu

18 - 23 May 2014

Steining the steiner formula

(PDF)

Giovanni Peccati
University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
giovanni.peccati(AT)gmail.com

17 - 24 May 2015

Beating log-Sobolev, one Stein's kernel at a time

(PDF)

Erol Peköz
Boston University, USA
pekoz(AT)bu.edu

15 May - 14 Jun 2015

Coupling the binary tree with continuum random tree and more

Mathew Penrose
University of Bath, UK
m.d.penrose(AT)bath.ac.uk

17 - 26 May 2015

Isolated points in the random connection model

Parkpoom Phetpradap
Chiangmai University, Thailand
parkpoom.phetpradap(AT)cmu.ac.th

17 - 30 May 2015

John Pike
Cornell University, USA
jpike(AT)cornell.edu

17 - 29 May 2015

Mixing times for abelian sandpiles

Guillaume Poly
Université de Rennes, France
guillaume.poly(AT)univ-rennes1.fr

17 - 29 May 2015

On the use of Markov triplets for limit theorems and moment inequalities

(PDF)

Martin Raic
University of Ljubljana and University of Primorska, Slovenia
martin.raic(AT)fmf.uni-lj.si

18 - 29 May 2015

Multivariate normal approximation: permutation statistics, local dependence and beyond

(PDF)

Gesine Reinert
University of Oxford, UK
reinert(AT)stats.ox.ac.uk

17 - 30 May 2015

Bounds with data and an almost sure central limit theorem using Stein's method

(PDF)

Matthias Reitzner
University of Osnabruck, Germany
matthias.reitzner(AT)uni-osnabrueck.de

18 - 23 May 2015

Limit theorems for Poisson U-statistics

(PDF)

Nathan Ross
The University of Melbourne, Australia
nathan.ross(AT)unimelb.edu.au

16 - 21 May 2015

Distributional limits for (i) a new family of Polya urn models with immigration or (ii) preferential attachment networks where entering nodes having a random number of initial edges

Uwe Schmock
Vienna University of Technology, Austria
schmock(AT)fam.tuwien.ac.at

18 - 29 May 2015

On the weak convergence of Poisson-Mixture sums via Stein's method

(PDF)

Dominic Schuhmacher
Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany
dominic.schuhmacher(AT)mathematik.uni-goettingen.de

17 - 29 May 2015

Stein's method for Gibbs point process approximation

(PDF)

Matthias Schulte
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
matthias.schulte(AT)kit.edu

16 - 29 May 2015

Functional Poisson approximation in Kantorovich-Rubinstein distance with applications to U-statistics and stochastic geometry

Qi-Man Shao
Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
qmshao(AT)sta.cuhk.edu.hk

17 - 20 May 2015

Cramer type moderate deviations by Stein's method

(PDF)

Jiraphan Suntornchost
Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Jiraphan.S(AT)chula.ac.th

16 - 23 May 2015

Yvik Swan
Université de Ličge, Belgium
yvswan(AT)ulb.ac.be

17 - 29 May 2015

A canonical approach to Stein's density approach

(PDF)

Alexander Tikhomirov
Syktyvkar State University, Russia
antikhom51(AT)gmail.com

18 - 28 May 2015

Stein's method and characteristic functions

(PDF)

Neelesh Upadhye
Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India
neelesh(AT)iitm.ac.in

17 - 30 May 2015

On Stein operators for discrete approximations

(PDF)

Arunachalam Vijayakumar
Anna University, India
avijayakumar2005(AT)gmail.com

18 - 29 May 2015

Sheng-Jhih Wu
Soochow University, China
szwu(AT)suda.edu.cn

17 - 29 May 2015

Aihua Xia
The University of Melbourne, Australia
xia(AT)ms.unimelb.edu.au

22 - 29 May 2015

Multivariate approximation in total variation

(PDF)

Lihu Xu
University of Macau, Macau
xulihu2007(AT)gmail.com

17 - 24 May 2015

Yang Yang
Nanjing Audit University, China
yyangmath(AT)gmail.com

18 - 29 May 2015

Joe Yukich
Lehigh University, USA
jey0(AT)lehigh.edu

17 - 28 May 2015

Stein's method and functionals of convex hulls

(PDF)

Wei Yap Zheng
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland

27 - 28 May 2015

LOCAL VISITORS

   

Wei Bo
National University of Singapore

18 May 2015

Louis Chen
National University of Singapore
matchyl(AT)nus.edu.sg

18 - 29 May 2015

General normal approximation with applications to random measures and Stein couplings

(PDF)

Xiao Fang
National University of Singapore
stafx(AT)nus.edu.sg

18 - 29 May 2015

Poisson approximation for two scan statistics with rates of convergence

(PDF)

Qunqiang Feng
National University of Singapore

20 May 2015

Steven Kou
National University of Singapore

19 May 2015

W L Loh
National University of Singapore

29 May 2015

Nicolas Privault
Nanyang Technological University
nprivault(AT)ntu.edu.sg

18 - 29 May 2015

Stein approximation for Ito and Skorohod integrals by Edgeworth type expansions

Adrian Roellin
National University of Singapore
matar(AT)nus.edu.sg

18 - 29 May 2015

Stein couplings for normal approximation

Louxin Zhang
National University of Singapore

18 May 2015

Local controllability of complex networks

(PDF)


Phylogenetic networks with stable property

(PDF)

GRADUATE STUDENTS

   

Ben Berckmoes
University of Antwerp, Belgium
ben.berckmoes(AT)uantwerpen.be

18 - 22 May 2015

Approximating the CLT using Stein's method

(PDF)

Chinmoy Bhattacharjee
University of Southern California, USA
cbhattac(AT)usc.edu

18 May - 1 Jun 2015

Anton Braverman
Cornell University, USA
anton.braverman(AT)gmail.com

16 - 31 May 2015

Stein's method for steady-state diffusion approximation of waiting times in a G/G/1 queue

Kittisak Chumpong
Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Lukyim_boy(AT)hotmail.com

16 - 23 May 2015

Wichairat Chuntee
Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
nart_chan(AT)hotmail.com

16 - 23 May 2015

Phuong Anh Dao
University of Technology Sydney, Australia
daophuonganh90(AT)gmail.com

18 - 29 May 2015

Yanxi Hou
Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
oishihou(AT)gmail.com

16 - 29 May 2015

Kamonrat Kamjornkittikoon
Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
mamamon_001(AT)hotmail.com

16 - 23 May 2015

Wikkanes Siripachana
Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
wikkanes.siri(AT)hotmail.com

16 - 23 May 2015

Patcharee Sumritnorrapong
Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
patcharee.sum(AT)gmail.com

16 - 23 May 2015

Haoyang Xia
National University of Singapore
xiahaoyang(AT)gmail.com

18 - 26 May 2015

Nat Yonghin
Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
nataem_34(AT)hotmail.com

16 - 23 May 2015

Mengchen Zhang
The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, Hong Kong
zhangmengchen(AT)gmail.com

16 - 31 May 2015

Dan Zheng
National University of Singapore
danzheng(AT)u.nus.edu

18 - 29 May 2015

REGISTERED LOCAL PARTICIPANTS

   

Shuangchi He
National University of Singapore
isehes(AT)nus.edu.sg

18 - 29 May 2015

Daniel Paulin
National University of Singapore
paulindani(AT)gmail.com

18 - 29 May 2015

Concentration inequalities by Stein couplings

(PDF)

 

 

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