**Dimension Estimation using Random Connection Models**de Andrade Serra, P.*Statistics for structures seminar, Amsterdam, March 2016.***Regression with correlated noise: Non-parametric approach**

de Andrade Serra, P.*Lecture at the Bayes Club Netherlands Society for Statistics and Operations Research VvS+OR), 13 May 2016, Amsterdam, the Netherlands*.**Perturbation of Markov processes and applications to random environments**

Avena, L*Invited lecture at the Probability seminar, IME/USP, 14 March 2016, Sao Paulo, Brazil.***Random walks on Markovian environments with spectral gap and on some glassy systems**

Avena, L.*Invited lecture at the “Workshop on Stochastic Processes: in honour of Erwin Bolthausen’s 70th birthday”,**15-16 September 2016*, Zürich, Switzerland.**Multiresolution of functions on graphs: a probabilistic approach**

Avena, L.*Invited lecture at the workshop “Large Scale Stochastic Dynamics”, 13-19 November 2016, Oberwolfach, Germany.***Groups, individuals and explorations in networks: some probabilistic tools**

Avena, L.*Invited lecture at the “Leiden Complex Networks Network (LCN2)” meeting, 25 November 2016, Leiden.***Random walk kernels, spanning forests and multiresolution on networks**Avena, L.*Invited talk at the “Stochastics seminar”, 7 December 2016, Utrecht.***Random walks on interacting particle systems: an overview**Avena, L.*Invited talk at the workshop 'A guided tour through random media'' on the occasion of the 60th birthday of Frank den Hollander. EURANDOM, Eindhoven, 12-16 December 2016.***Algoritmiek**de Berg, M.*Lecture at Christiaan Huygens College (Eindhoven) for high-school students (5 VWO)***,***25 May 2016.***Fine-grained complexity analysis of two classic TSP variants**

de Berg, M.*Invited lecture at The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, 8 March 2016.***Fine-grained complexity analysis of two classic TSP variants**

de Berg, M.*Invited lecture at the Institut Henri-Poincaré***,**Paris, France, 17 March 2016.Bodlaender, H.L.**Subexponential time algorithms for graph embedding problems on H-minor free graphs***Center for Exploring the Limits of Computation (ELC),**Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tamachi), 12 February 2016,**Tokyo, Japan.***Kernelization: upper and lower bound techniques**

Bodlaender, H.L.*Center for Exploring the Limits of Computation (ELC),**Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tamachi), 19 February 2016,**Tokyo, Japan.*-
**Kernelization Data reduction for combinatorial problems**Bodlaender, H.L.*Invited lecture at ICT-open, Amersfoort, 22 march 2016.* **Kernelization - Upper and Lower bounds**

Bodlaender, H.L.*Tutorial at Lorentz workshop Fixed Parameter Computational Geometry. 5 April 2016.*-

Bodlaender, H.L.**Subgraph isomorphism on planar graphs, and related problems***Talk at Dagstuhl seminar, Schloss Dagstuhl – Leibniz Center for Informatics, 2 June 2016. Dagstuhl, Germany.* -
**A faster parameterized algorithm for Pseudoforest Deletion**

##### Bodlaender, H.L.

*Talk at IPEC (International Colloquium on Parameterized and Exact Computation). Joint work with Hirotaka Ono and Yota Otachi. 24-26 August 2016, Aarhus, Denmark.* **Universality of Power-of-d Load Balancing Schemes**

Borst, S.*MAMA 2016 workshop in conjunction with ACM Sigmetrics / IFIP Performance 2016, 14 June 2016, Antibes Juan-les-Pins, France.***Optimal Path Selection in Multi-RAT Wireless****Networks**

Borst, S.*NAACS Seminar Series, Murray Hill New Jersey, USA, 24 June 2016.***Optimal Load Distribution in Large-Scale Service**Centers

Borst, S.*Invited lecture MOPTA 2016 Conference, Lehigh University, 19 August 2016, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA.***"Tsirelson's Theorem" and "Grothendieck's Theorem"**Briët, J.*Lecture at LMS Research School on Combinatorics and Operators in Quantum Information Theory, Queen’s University Belfast, 22-26 August 2016.***Grafentheorie en communicatie**

Briët J.*Lecture at the Platform Wiskunde Nederland Summer course for mathematic teachers 2016, Amsterdam, 27 August 2016, Eindhoven 3 September 2016.*-
**Catalytic Space: Non-determinism and Hierarchy.**

Buhrman, H. Koucký, M., Loff, B., peelman,*F. Invited talk: STACS 2016: 24:1-24:13, 19 February 2016, Orleans, France.* **Quantum Communication****Complexity**

Buhrman, H.*Invited talk: Heilbronn and QALGO Quantum Algorithms Meeting 2016, 14-16 April 2016, Cambridge. United Kingdom.***Quantum Computing and complexity**

Burhman, H.*Facets of complexity Conference, 29 September 2016, Berlin, Germany.***Quantum****Complexity**

Buhrman, H.*Invited lecture at QUMATH kick-off conference, 7-9 November 2016, Copenhagen, Denmark.***Random graph model for citation networks**

Garavaglia, A.*Lecture at Como Lake School - Quantitative Laws II”, 20-24 June 2016, Como, Italy***Metastability for interacting particle**systems

den Hollander, F.*Mahalanobis Lectures, Indian Statistical Institute, 4-23 January 2016, Bangalore-Dehli-Kolkata, India.***Annealed Scaling for a Charged Polymer**

den Hollander, F.*Workshop on Inhomogeneous Random Systems, Institut Henri Poincaré, 26-27 January 2016, Paris, France.***How does a charged polymer collapse?**den Hollander, F.*Workshop on Probabilistic Models - from Discrete to Continuous, Mathematics Institute of the University of Warwick, 29 March - 2 April 2016, Warwick, United Kingdom.***Metastability for interacting particle systems**den Hollander, F.*Medaillon Lecture, 9th World Congress of Probability and Statistics, Bernoulli Society and Institute of Mathematical Statistics, Fields Institute, 11-15 July 2016,Toronto, Canada.***Stochastic processes**

den Hollander, F.*Invited lecture at the “Workshop on Stochastic Processes: in honour of Erwin Bolthausen’s 70th birthday”,**15-16 September 2016*, Zürich, Switzerland.**Mixing times of random walks on dynamic configuration models**

den Hollander, F.*Invited lecture at**2016 Conference on Compex Systems, 19-22 September 2016, Amsterdam.***Higher order corrections for anisotropic bootstrap percolation**Hulshof, T*. Invited speaker at the 2016 Annual meeting of the Israel Mathematical Union,**2-5 June 2016*, Dead Sea, Tel Aviv, Israel.**Constrained Bipartite Vertex Cover: The Easy Kernel is Essentially Tight**

Jansen, B.M.P.*33rd International Symposium on Theoretical Aspects of Computer Science (STACS 2016), 18 February 2016, Orléans, France.***Fine-grained Complexity Analysis of Computational Problems on Networks**

Jansen, B.M.P.*Invited talk at: Benelux Mathematica Conference 2016, 23 March 2016, Amsterdam, Netherlands.***Introduction to Fixed-Parameter Tractability with links to Computational Geometry**Jansen, B.M.P.*Invited talk at: Lorentz Center Workshop on Fixed-Parameter Computational Geometry, 4 April 2016, Leiden, Netherlands.***Turing Kernelization for Finding Long Paths and Cycles in Planar Graphs**

Jansen, B.M.P.*Dagstuhl Seminar 16221: Algorithms for Optimization Problems in Planar Graphs,**3 June 2016, Dagstuhl, Germany.***Fine-Grained Complexity Analysis of Two Classic TSP Variants**

Jansen, B.M.P.*43rd International Colloquium on Automata, Languages, and Programming (ICALP 2016), 12 July 2016, Rome, Italy.*-
**Optimal sparsification for some binary CSPs using low-degree polynomials**

Jansen, B.M.P.*1st Parameterized ALgorithms & COmputational Experiment Challenge, 11th International Symposium on Parameterized and Exact Computation (IPEC 2016,)**August 24th 2016, Aarhus, Denmark.* -
**Optimal Sparsification for Some Binary CSPs Using Low-Degree Polynomials**Jansen, B.M.P.

*University of Bergen Algorithm Colloquium, 14 October 2016, Bergen, Norway.* -
**The Power of Preprocessing: Gems in Kernelization**Jansen, B.M.P.*Invited talk at Aachen-Bonn-Cologne Workshop: Combinatorial Optimization meets Parameterized Complexity, 13 December 2016, Bonn, Germany.* **A treasure found on the lost continent of polynomial time: Kernelization for Feedback Vertex Set**

Jansen, B.M.P.*TU/e Algorithms Seminar, 6 December 2016, Eindhoven, The Netherlands.***Metastability for Glauber dynamics on random****graphs**

Jovanovski, O.*York University Probability Seminar, 15 March 2016**, Toronto, Canada.***Comparing low-level network structures by comparison of real and simulated fMRI measurements**

Kolumbán, S.*2016 Conference on Complex Systems, 19-22 September 2016, Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam.***A tandem fluid network with Lévy input in heavy traffic**Koops, D.Boxma, O.J.Mandjes, M.*LNMB Lunteren, January*-
**The impact of worst-case deviations in non-atomic network routing games**

Kleer, P. and Schaefer, G.

*At the 8th Workshop on Flexible Network Design, July 4 - July 8, 2016, Amsterdam, and at Algorithmic Game Theory Workshop at IJCAI 2016, July 11, 2016, New York.* **Time scaling results for Markov-modulated innite-server systems and OU processes**Mandjes,M.R.H.*Invited talk**General Mathematics Colloquium, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Organiser: R. de Jeu.***Markov-modulated Erlang systems**Mandjes,M.R.H.*Invited talk Meeting on Stochastic Networks, Bedlewo, Poland. Organisers: T. Rolski, Z. Palmowski, K. Debicki, and R. Szekli.***Scaling Limits for Stochastic Networks**

Mandjes, M.R.H.*Invited lecture at**2016 Conference on Compex Systems, 19-22 September 2016, Amsterdam.*-
**An $M/M/\∞-type model for synchronization in the Bitcoin network**Remerova, R.

*European Conference on Queueing Theory, 18-20 July 2016, Toulouse, France.* -
**An $M/M/\∞-type model for synchronization in the Bitcoin network**Remerova, M.*6th Conference on Modern problems in theoretical and applied probability, 20-27 August 2016, Novosibirsk, Russia***.** **The k-join of**graphsSchrijver, A.*Workshop "Graph Theory", Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 14 January 2016, Oberwolfach, Germany*-
**The partially disjoint paths problem**Schrijver, A.*Conference "Combinatorics: Challenges and Applications", Tel Aviv University, 18 January 2016,Tel Aviv, Israel.* **The partially disjoint paths problem**Schrijver,A.*Berlin Mathematical School, 12 February 2016, Berlin, Germany***The partial disjoint paths problem**

Schrijver, A.*Invited lecture at**2016 Conference on Compex Systems, 19-22 September 2016, Amsterdam.***Disjoint flows in networks**

Schrijver,A.*The First Aachen Discrete Mathematics Days, Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen, 9 April 2016, Aachen, Germany.***Robustness of power-law behavior in cascading failure models**Sloothaak, F.*Presentation at 2*^{nd}Winter School of the Graduate Center MSE, “Mathematics for the Energy Transition”, Technical University of Munich, 29 February - 4 March, Ohlstadt, Germany.**Occupation times for stochastic processes and applications**

Starreveld, N.*Parallel sessions PhD presentations at LNMB, 13 January 2016, Lunteren, the Netherlands*.**occupation times of alternating renewal processes with applications in the theory of queueing****systems**

Starreveld, N.*European Conference on Queueing Theory, 18-20 July 2016, Toulouse, France.*