Rutgers Discrete Mathematics Seminar

Title: Random Walks on Complexes

Speaker: Ori Parzanchevski, IAS and Hebrew U.

Date: Monday, March 21, 2016 2:00 pm

Location: Hill Center, Room 705, Rutgers University, Busch Campus, Piscataway, NJ


The asymptotic behavior of random walk on a graph is dictated by its connectedness. I will describe several approaches to relate random walks on complexes to high dimensional (homological) connectedness. No previous knowledge is assumed.