STEIN’S METHOD AND APPLICATIONS:

NAME & AFFILIATION 
PERIOD OF VISIT 
TENTATIVE TITLE OF TALK 
Charles Stein 
28 Jul  31 Aug 2003 
Normal approximation for sums of i.i.d. random variables (Seminar) 
Adrian Baddeley 
10  14 Aug 2003 

Zhidong Bai 
28 Jul  31 Aug 2003 

A. D. Barbour 
30 Jul  30 Aug 2003 
 Some applications
of Stein's method 
Tim Brown 
10  15 Aug 2003 

HockPeng Chan 
28 Jul  31 Aug 2003 

Louis
Chen 
28 Jul  31 Aug 2003 
 Stein's method, concentration inequalities and normal approximation 
KwokPui Choi 
28 Jul  31 Aug 2003 

Ourania
Chryssaphinou 
2  18 Aug 2003 
 Applications of Stein’s method in appearances of attributes 
Luc Devroye 
4  15 Aug 2003 

Persi Diaconis 
10  22 Aug 2003 

The Search for randomness
(Public lecture) 
Peter
Eichelsbacher 
4  16 Aug 2003 

Torkel Erhardsson 
30 Jul  27 Aug 2003 

Stein's method,
Poisson and compound Poisson approximations (Tutorial
lectures)
Lecture notes... 
Larry Goldstein 
6  20 Aug 2003 

Friedrich Götze 
9  14 Aug 2003 

Peter Hall 
22  23 Aug 2003 
 Concise rates of convergence in the Studentised central limit theorem (Seminar) 
Susan Holmes 
10  22 Aug 2003 
 Comparing stationary distributions of Markov Chains through Stein's method 
Elton P. Hsu 
4  12 Aug 2003 
 Characterization of Brownian motion on manifolds – an infinitedimensional extension of Stein’s idea 
Sungchul Lee 
3  16 Aug 2003 

WeiLiem Loh 
28 Jul  31 Aug 2003 
 Fixeddomain asymptotic for a subclass of Matérntype Gaussian random fields 
Kritsana Neammanee 
28 Jul  26 Aug 2003 
A nonuniform bound on the error in a combinatorial central limit theorem (Seminar) 
Mathew Penrose 
3  15 Aug 2003 

Gesine Reinert 
2  31 Aug 2003 
 Stein's method for
chisquare distributions, law of large numbers, and
discrete distributions from a Gibbs view point
(Tutorial lectures) 
Vladimir Rotar 
9  19 Aug 2003 
 Stein's Method and Edgeworth expansions for sums of dependent variables 
QiMan Shao 
28 Jul  31 Aug 2003 

Stein's method and
normal approximation (Tutorial lectures) 
J. Michael Steele 
6  14 Aug 2003 

Sergey Utev 


Aihua Xia 
28 Jul  31 Aug 2003 

Stein's method and
Poisson process approximation (Tutorial lectures)
Lecture notes... 
Joseph E. Yukich 
9  17 Aug 2003 

GRADUATE STUDENTS 

Narumol Chaidee 
28 Jul  31 Aug 2003 

Yu Chen 
12  31 Aug 2003 

David
Chew 
28 Jul  31 Aug 2003 

Kittipong Laipaporn 
28 Jul  31 Aug 2003 

Yue Li 
28 Jul  31 Aug 2003 

KimHuat Lim 
28 Jul  31 Aug 2003 

Bruno
Nietlispach 
29 Jul  24 Aug 2003 
Additive functions and ErdösWintner theorems (Seminar) 
Martin
Raic 
9  22 Aug 2003 
A central limit theorem and large deviation principle for decomposable random variables (Seminar) 
Wang Ranran 
28 Jul  31 Aug 2003 

Mia Pang Rey 
28 Jul  31 Aug 2003 
Unbounded function asymptotics in Poisson approximations (Seminar) 
Adrian
Röellin 
29 Jul  24 Aug 2003 
Centred Poisson approximation for special sums of dependent integer random variables (Seminar) 
Dominic
Schuhmacher 
29 Jul  23 August 2003 

Sanda
Nicoleta Socoll 
3  22 Aug 2003 
Centred Poisson approximation to the stationary distribution of a Markov Process (Seminar) 
Ivy Dela Cruz Suan 
28 Jul  31 Aug 2003 
Nonuniform bounds in normal approximation for sums of independent discrete random variables (Seminar) 
Lizhe Wang 
4  8 Aug 2003 