Stochastic Aspects in Convexity

Mini-Workshop at Ruhr University Bochum, May 27 - 29, 2020

Short description
The aim of this small workshop is to bring together experts from probability theory and convex geometry to discuss some recent trends on the interplay between the two fields.


Program

The duration of a presentatin are expected to be 1 hour for a talk and 30 minutes for a short talk, including discussion.

Wednesday, May 27

  • 09.30 - 10.30 Talk 1
  • 10.30 - 11.00 coffee break
  • 11.00 - 12.00 Talk 2
  • 12.00 - 12.30 Short talk 1
  • 12.30 - 14.30 lunch break and time for discussion
  • 14.30 - 15.30 Talk 3
  • 15.30 - 16.00 coffee break
  • 16.00 - 17.00 Talk 4

Thursday, May 28

  • 09.30 - 10.30 Talk 5
  • 10.30 - 11.00 coffee break
  • 11.00 - 12.00 Talk 6
  • 12.00 - 12.30 Short talk 2
  • 12.30 - 14.30 lunch break and time for discussion
  • 14.30 - 15.30 Talk 7
  • 15.30 - 16.00 coffee break
  • 16.00 - 17.00 Talk 8

Friday, May 29

  • 09.30 - 10.30 Talk 9
  • 10.30 - 11.00 coffee break
  • 11.00 - 12.00 Talk 10

Participants

  • Pierre Calka (Rouen)
  • Anastas Baci (Bochum)
  • Carina Betken (Bochum)
  • Gilles Bonnet (Bochum)
  • Matthieu Fradelizi (Paris)
  • Julian Grote (Bochum)
  • Anna Gusakova (Bochum)
  • Felix Herold (Karlsruhe)
  • Zakhar Kabluchko (Münster)
  • Tom Kaufmann (Bochum)
  • Han Cheng Lie (Potsdam)
  • Monika Ludwig (Vienna)
  • Kathrin Meier (Bochum)
  • Joscha Prochno (Graz)
  • Matthias Reitzner (Osnabrück)
  • Michiel Renger (Berlin)
  • Daniel Rosen (Bochum)
  • Matthias Schulte (Edinburgh)
  • Carsten Schütt (Kiel)
  • Christoph Thäle (Bochum)
  • Nicola Turchi (Luxemburg)
  • Vladislav Vysotskiy (Brighton)
  • Elisabeth Werner (Cleveland)
  • Dmitry Zaporozhets (Saint-Petersburg)

Location
The workshop will take place in Blue Square (Kortumstrasse 90, Bochum), see here for a map.

How to participate?
If you are interested in participating at the mini-workshop Stochastic Aspects in Convexity, please send an email to Anna Gusakova before May 1. We can cover travel and accommodation expenses only for invited speakers. There is no registration fee.

Organizers
Anna Gusakova (Bochum), Christoph Thäle (Bochum) and Elisabeth Werner (Cleveland)

Poster
The poster can be downloaded here

Sponsor
This workshop is organized in the framework of the Caroline-Herschel-Gastprofessorinnen-Programm at the Ruhr University Bochum