Stochastics Meeting Lunteren 2016
Overview
The 45th annual meeting of the Dutch probability and statistics community.
 When
 November 1416, 2016
 Where
 Organisers

W.Th.F. den Hollander (Leiden)
M.N.M. van Lieshout (CWI/Twente)
A.W. van der Vaart (Leiden)  Sponsors

Stochastics  Theoretical
and Applied Research (STAR) cluster
Netherlands Society for Statistics and Operations Research through its Section Mathematical Statistics (VVS+OR)
Speakers
 JeanRene Chazottes (Paris)
 Concentration inequalities. Part 1: Introduction.
 Concentration inequalities. Part 2: Recent results in statistical physics and dynamical systems.
 Ramon van Handel (Princeton)
 A new look at the majorizing measure theory. Part 1: Interpolation.
 A new look at the majorizing measure theory. Part 2: The contraction principle.
 Michael Jordan (Berkeley)
 On the computational/statistical interface: Lower bounds in optimization theory, the BregmanLagrangian, and symplectic integration.
 On the computational/statistical interface: Stein's method for matrix concentration, and decoding from random histograms.
 Peter Pfaffelhuber (Freiburg)
 The treevalued FlamingViot process with selection.
 Selective sweeps in structured populations.
 Angelika Rohde (Freiburg)
 Adaptation to lowest density regions with application to support recovery.
 Locally adaptive confidence bands.
 Silke Rolles (Munich)
 Processes with reinforcement and a supersymmetric sigma model.
 A closer look at vertexreinforced jump processes.
Posters
 Steven Berghout (Leiden)
 On the relation between Gibbs and gmeasures.
 Conrado Freitas Paulo da Costa (Leiden)
 From particle systems to the solution of a stochastic differential equation.
 Hakan Guldas (Leiden)
 Mixing times of random walks on dynamic configuration models.
 Rianne de Heide (CWI/Leiden)
 Bayesian inconsistency under model misspecification.
 Mahdi Mahmoudi (Groningen)
 Inference on/in/of networks. Joint with Ernst Wit.
 Anja RuetenBudde (Leiden)
 Investigating hospital heterogeneity with a competing risks frailty model.
 Mahdi Shafiee Kamalabad (Groningen)
 Regularization of nonhomogeneous dynamic Bayesian networks with partially informationcoupling.
 Sanne Willems (Leiden)
 Optimal scaling in survival analysis with ordinal data.