Universität Duisburg-Essen
Fakultät für Mathematik, Campus Essen
Prof. Martin Hutzenthaler; (martin (dot) hutzenthaler 'at' due (dot)de)
Prof. Anita Winter; (anita (dot) winter 'at' due (dot)de)

Lecture (2SWS, 6ECTS) in the winter term 2018/19

Vertiefungsmodul: Branching Brownian motion


Schedule:
The lecture will be Mondays at 13:15-14:45, Room WSC-S-U-3.02, starting October 15th, 2018. Please send an email to Prof. Hutzenthaler if you have any questions. There will be exercise sheets but no exercise classes.

Contents:
Students will learn interesting results and applications of Branching Brownian motion in which particles move in space according to Brownian motion and split into several particles or vanish after exponential waiting times.

How many credits do I get?
You get 6 ECTS as Vertiefungsmodul, Modul Ausgewählte Themen der Stochastischen Analysis Prüfungsform: An oral exam at the end of the semester.

Requirements:
Students are required to be familiar with the contents of the lecture 'Probability theory II'.

Language:
The language of the seminar will be English.