Department of Mathematics
The 24th Finnish Summer School on Probability Theory
The 24th Finnish Summer School on Probability Theory will be arranged at the
Mukkula conference center in Lahti from June 3rd to June 7th, 2002. The course
mainly made up of four series of lectures, about 6 h each. A couple of
lectures by some of the course attendants may also be held. For those who want
to get credit (2 credit units according to the Finnish system) for Professor
Winkler's course in Image Analysis, an examination will be arranged.
The school, which is arranged by the Finnish Graduate School in Stochastics,
is mainly financed by the Academy of Finland through the Rolf Nevanlinna
The venue is the Mukkula summer
The summer school begins on Monday June 3rd at 12 noon with lunch.
The school ends on Friday June 7th around 1 p.m.
The course fee includes course material, lodging and lunches from Monday
to Friday. Accommodation will be reserved in the summer hotel (Mukkulan
kesähotelli). The fee is 210 € for accomodation in a single room and
165 € per person for accomodation in a double room. The payment is made
on location in Lahti. Please mention at the hotel reception if you wish to
have a special diet or if you have other special wishes.
Registrations are due by May 10th 2002.
Welcome to Lahti!
Pierre del Moral (Laboratoire de Statistique et Probabilités,
Toulouse Cedex France)
- Sidney Resnick
(School of Operations Research and Industrial Engineering,
Ed Wegman (George Mason University, Virginia)
- Gerhard Winkler
(Institut für Biomathematik und Biometrie, GSF)
- A two-hour presentation (Models for Repairable Systems and
Their Statistical Analysis) will be given by Professor
(University of Pune, India).
Pierre del Moral: Genealogical and Interacting Particle Approximations
of Feynman-Kac Formulae with Applications
Sidney Resnick: Heavy Tail Analysis with Applications to Data Network
Modeling & Finance
Edward J. Wegman: Data Visualization: Methods, Tools, and Environments
G. Winkler, F. Friedrich: An Introduction to Bayesian Imaging
and MCMC Methods
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