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YEP XVII: Interacting Particle Systems; duality, scaling limits and invariant measures

The theory of Interacting Particle Systems focuses on the dynamics of systems consisting of a large or infinite number of entities, in which the mechanism of evolution is random and follows simple, local rules.

The topic had its beginnings in the 70s and 80s, motivated by Statistical Physics and fundamental problems from Probability Theory. It has since developed into a fruitful source of interesting mathematical questions and a very successful framework to model emerging collective complex behavior for systems in a variety of fields, including Biology, Economics and Social Sciences.
The field is sufficiently diverse that there are sub- communities that approach it from very different perspectives. We have identified three broad lines of interest –duality, scaling limits and invariant measures– and have used these to guide selection of speakers. Our goal is to provide an occasion for exchange of experiences and perspectives for young researchers in an immersive week.

 

Organisers

Conrado de Costa Durham University
Richard Kraaij TU Delft
Federico Sau IST Austria, Klosterneuburg
Daniel Valesin Groningen University
   
Scientific Advisor

 

 

Remco van der Hofstad

TU Eindhoven

 

 

 

Details

When: May 11-15, 2020

Where: Eurandom, Eindhoven

Location

Metaforum

Eurandom.

Eindhoven University of Technology

MetaForum Building, 4th floor

De Groene Loper 5

55612 AZ Eindhoven