Sándor Csörgő Memorial Conference

18th May 2018

Szőkefalvi Hall, Bolyai Institute, Szeged


Sándor Csörgő (1947 - 2008) was a professor in mathematics at the Bolyai Institute, University of Szeged. He had a diverse research interest in the area of probability theory and mathematical statistics. One of his most important mathematical legacies is his work on empirical processes. He was a member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. He published 159 research papers, two monographs, and one textbook.

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10:30-11:00 Registration, coffee
11:00-11:25 Vilmos Totik: Harmonic measures and random walks
11:25-11:50 László Györfi: Iterated and sequential St.Petersburg games
11:50-12:15 István Berkes: Random walks on the circle and Diophantine approximation
12:15-13:15 Lunch break
13:15-13:40 Péter Kevei: Darling-Kac type theorems in the semistable case
13:40-14:05 László Viharos: Generalized Rényi statistics
14:05-14:30 Gyula Pap: Asymptotic behavior of supercritical multi-type continuous state and continuous time branching processes with immigration
14:30-14:40 Break
14:40-15:05 Péter Major: Non-central limit theorems for non-linear functionals of vector valued Gaussian stationary random fields
15:05-15:30 Bálint Tóth: Central Limit Theorem for the Random Lorentz-Gas - Beyond the Boltzmann-Grad Limit
15:30-16:00 Coffee break
16:00-16:25 László Hatvani: Stability problems for second order linear differential equations with random coefficients
16:25-16:50 David Mason: Stochastic compactness of two-sided exit times


The conference is supported by EFOP-3.6.1-16-2016-00008. szech