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What is Free Probability?

Student-Run Applied & Math Seminar

Speaker: Pierre Dueck, UC Davis
Location: 2112 MSB
Start time: Wed, May 21 2008, 12:10PM

Free Probability is a flavor of noncommutative Probability Theory, with significant analogues of classical results. We'll discuss Speicher's combinatorial approach to the subject, providing a combinatorial proof of the Free Central Limit Theorem.