Northwestern University Lunt Hall, home of the Math Department

Special day on nodal sets of random functions

April 2nd, 2016 - Northwestern University

Welcome to the Special day on Nodal sets of random functions

This workshop is part of the 2015/2016 emphasis year in probability theory. No registration is needed.

Invited Speakers


All talks in Lunt Hall, Room 105

Saturday, April 2nd:

9.30am - 10.00am


10.00am - 11.00am

Alon Nishry (Univ. of Michigan)
Large fluctuations in the number of zeros for Gaussian Taylor series - Abstract

11.30am - 12.30pm

Eric Lundberg (Florida Atlantic University)
On the geometry of random lemniscates. - Abstract

2.30pm - 3.30pm

Yaiza Canzani (Harvard University)
Structure of the zero set of monochromatic random waves - Abstract

4.00pm - 5.00pm

Subhro Ghosh (Princeton University)
Large deviations and random polynomials - Abstract


The scientific organizers are Antonio Aufffinger, Elton Hsu and Steve Zelditch.


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This meeting is partially supported by a grant from the National Science Foundation to the probability group at Northwestern University and by the Northwestern Mathematics Department as part of the 2015/2016 emphasis year in probability theory.