Fall 1999

University of Utah

### August:

~~27~~-*Organizational Meeting*; JWB 308

### September:

~~6~~-*Labor Day*~~13~~-*Ilie Grigorescu*(University of Utah)

**Self-Diffusion for Brownian Motions with Local Interaction**~~20~~-*Davar Khoshnevisan*(University of Utah)

**Some Recent Results on Random Fields**~~25,26~~-*AMS Sectional Meeting*

(**Links to the probability session**)~~27~~-*No Seminar*

### October:

~~4~~-*István Berkes*(University of Utah and the Hungarian Academy of Sciences)

**A Universal Result in Almost Sure Central Limit Theory**~~11~~-*Davar Khoshnevisan*(University of Utah)

**Martingales and Clumping via Examples**~~18~~-*Xia Chen*(University of Utah)

**The Law of Iterated Logarithm for Additive Functionals of Harris Recurrent Markov Chains**~~20~~-*Richard Durrett*(Cornell University)

(Special Joint Applied Math / Math Biology / Stochastics Seminar)

**Cancelled**~~25~~-*No Seminar*

### November:

~~1~~-*István Berkes*(Hungarian Academy of Sciences and University of Utah)

**Convergence of Semi-Trigonometric Series**~~8~~-*No Seminar*~~15~~-*Stanley Williams*(Utah State University)

There will be a seminar dinner this evening. **Positivity of Disintegration Kernels of Random Measures Generated by Cascading Exchangeable Processes**

~~17~~-*Richard Durrett*(Cornell University)

(Special Joint Applied Math / Math Biology / Stochastics Seminar)

Note the special time and place **DNA Repeat Sequences**

~~22~~-*Lajos Horváth*(University of Utah)

**Almost Sure Laws for the L**_{p}Norms of Empirical Processes~~29~~-*Stewart Ethier*(University of Utah)

**Weak Convergence of a Sequence of Measure-Valued Markov Chains**

### December:

~~6~~-*Wenbo Li*(University of Delaware)

There will be a seminar dinner this evening. **Small Ball Probabilities: An Overview**