Mathematics Colloquia and Seminars
Random partitions, ramified coverings of a torus and applicationsMathematical Physics & Probability
|Speaker:||Andrei Okounkov, UC Berkeley|
|Start time:||Tue, Oct 19 1999, 4:10PM|
I shall discuss some exact and asymptotic results about the uniform measure on partitions of given size and their applications to enumeration of ramified coverings of a torus and, if time permits, some applications to ergodic theory.