Name: James Martin
Department of Statistics, University of Oxford
http://www.stats.ox.ac.uk/all-people/james-martin/

Events this person is hosting:

Friday 27 April 2018 (1st Week, Trinity Term)

Algorithms and Algorithmic Obstacles in High-Dimensional Regression
Date: 27 April 2018, 15:30 - 16:30 (Friday, 1st week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker : David Gamarnik (MIT Sloan School of Management, USA)
Venue Details: Large Lecture Theatre
Organisers: Beverley Lane (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford), Professor Arnaud Doucet (University of Oxford)
Host: James Martin (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford)

Friday 14 June 2019 (7th Week, Trinity Term)

Scattered thoughts from applied probability: networks, security queues and prediction tournaments
Date: 14 June 2019, 15:30 - 16:30 (Friday, 7th week, Trinity 2019)
Speaker : Prof David Aldous (University of California, Berkeley)
Venue: 24-29 St Giles', 24-29 St Giles' OX1 3LB
Venue Details: Large Lecture Theatre (LG.01)
Organiser: Beverley Lane (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford)
Host: James Martin (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford)

Events this person is organising:

Monday 23 April 2018 (1st Week, Trinity Term)

On the number of arithmetic progressions in sparse random sets
Date: 23 April 2018, 12:00 - 13:00 (Monday, 1st week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker : Christoph Koch (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford)
Venue: Mathematical Institute, Woodstock Road OX2 6GG
Venue Details: L4
Organisers: Christina Goldschmidt (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford), James Martin (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Monday 30 April 2018 (2nd Week, Trinity Term)

Max-Average Games with Random Payoffs
Date: 30 April 2018, 12:00 - 13:00 (Monday, 2nd week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker : Rahul Santhanam (Department of Computer Science, University of Oxford)
Venue: Mathematical Institute, Woodstock Road OX2 6GG
Venue Details: L4
Organisers: Christina Goldschmidt (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford), James Martin (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 9 May 2018 (3rd Week, Trinity Term)

Mallows permutations and stable marriage
Date: 9 May 2018, 12:00 - 13:00 (Wednesday, 3rd week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker : Alexander Holroyd
Venue: Mathematical Institute, Woodstock Road OX2 6GG
Venue Details: L4
Organisers: Christina Goldschmidt (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford), James Martin (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Monday 14 May 2018 (4th Week, Trinity Term)

Four-dimensional loop-erased random walk and uniform spanning tree
Date: 14 May 2018, 12:00 - 13:00 (Monday, 4th week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker : Wei Wu (Department of Statistics, University of Warwick)
Venue: Mathematical Institute, Woodstock Road OX2 6GG
Organisers: Christina Goldschmidt (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford), James Martin (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Monday 21 May 2018 (5th Week, Trinity Term)

Limiting directions for random walks in affine Weyl groups
Date: 21 May 2018, 12:00 - 13:00 (Monday, 5th week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker : Arvind Ayyer (Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore)
Venue: Mathematical Institute, Woodstock Road OX2 6GG
Organisers: Christina Goldschmidt (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford), James Martin (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 1 June 2018 (6th Week, Trinity Term)

High-density hard-core configurations on a triangular lattice
Date: 1 June 2018, 12:00 - 13:00 (Friday, 6th week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker : Yuri Suhov (Penn State and Cambridge)
Venue: Mathematical Institute, Woodstock Road OX2 6GG
Venue Details: L5
Organisers: Christina Goldschmidt (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford), James Martin (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Monday 4 June 2018 (7th Week, Trinity Term)

Mermin-Wagner Theorem for vertex-reinforced jump process
Date: 4 June 2018, 12:00 - 13:00 (Monday, 7th week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker : Roland Bauerschmidt (Statslab, University of Cambridge)
Venue: Mathematical Institute, Woodstock Road OX2 6GG
Venue Details: L4
Organisers: Christina Goldschmidt (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford), James Martin (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Monday 8 October 2018 (1st Week, Michaelmas Term)

Limits of (randomly) growing Schröder trees and exchangeability
Date: 8 October 2018, 12:00 - 13:00 (Monday, 1st week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Julian Gerstenberg (Leibniz Universität Hannover)
Venue: Mathematical Institute, Woodstock Road OX2 6GG
Venue Details: L4
Organisers: Christina Goldschmidt (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford), James Martin (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Monday 15 October 2018 (2nd Week, Michaelmas Term)

Dynamics of limit order books: queueing models, diffusion limits and stochastic PDEs
Date: 15 October 2018, 12:00 - 13:00 (Monday, 2nd week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Rama Cont (University of Oxford)
Venue: Mathematical Institute, Woodstock Road OX2 6GG
Venue Details: L4
Organisers: Christina Goldschmidt (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford), James Martin (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Monday 22 October 2018 (3rd Week, Michaelmas Term)

Where do second class particles walk?
Date: 22 October 2018, 12:00 - 13:00 (Monday, 3rd week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Márton Balázs (University of Bristol)
Venue: Mathematical Institute, Woodstock Road OX2 6GG
Venue Details: L4
Organisers: Christina Goldschmidt (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford), James Martin (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Monday 29 October 2018 (4th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Finding cliques using few probes
Date: 29 October 2018, 12:00 - 13:00 (Monday, 4th week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Miklós Rácz (Princeton University)
Venue: Mathematical Institute, Woodstock Road OX2 6GG
Organisers: Christina Goldschmidt (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford), James Martin (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Monday 5 November 2018 (5th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Branching Brownian motion with decay of mass and the non-local Fisher-KPP equation
Date: 5 November 2018, 12:00 - 13:00 (Monday, 5th week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Julien Berestycki (University of Oxford)
Venue: Mathematical Institute, Woodstock Road OX2 6GG
Venue Details: L4
Organisers: Christina Goldschmidt (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford), James Martin (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Monday 12 November 2018 (6th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Algorithmic Pirogov-Sinai Theory
Date: 12 November 2018, 12:00 - 13:00 (Monday, 6th week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Tyler Helmuth (University of Bristol)
Venue: Mathematical Institute, Woodstock Road OX2 6GG
Venue Details: L4
Organisers: Christina Goldschmidt (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford), James Martin (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Monday 19 November 2018 (7th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Polynomial mixing time for edge flips on quadrangulations
Date: 19 November 2018, 12:00 - 13:00 (Monday, 7th week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Alessandra Caraceni (University of Bath)
Venue: Mathematical Institute, Woodstock Road OX2 6GG
Venue Details: L4
Organisers: Christina Goldschmidt (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford), James Martin (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Monday 26 November 2018 (8th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Metastable behaviour of the dilute Curie-Weiss model
Date: 26 November 2018, 12:00 - 13:00 (Monday, 8th week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Martin Slowik (TU Berlin)
Venue: Mathematical Institute, Woodstock Road OX2 6GG
Organisers: Christina Goldschmidt (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford), James Martin (Department of Statistics, University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA