Georgia Tech Kickoff for the Special Focus on Discrete Random Systems

November 20, 2006
Georgia Institute of Technolgy

Dana Randall, Georgia Institute of Technolgy,
Presented under the auspices of the Special Focus on Discrete Random Systems.

Workshop Program:

Monday, November 20, 2006

 1:05 - 1:15  Introduction and Welcome
              Dana Randall, Georgia Tech  

 1:15 - 2:00  Adaptive Simulated Annealing: A Near-Optimal Connection 
              between Sampling and Counting Partition Functions
              Eric Vigoda, Georgia Tech  

 2:05 - 2:50  Epidemics in Technological and Social Networks: 
              The Downside of Six Degrees of Separation 
              Jennifer Chayes, Microsoft Research  

 2:55 - 3:45  Break and Reception  

 3:45 - 4:30  Convergent Sequences of Dense Graphs
              Christian Borgs, Microsoft Research  

 4:35 - 5:20  Algorithmic Performance in Complex Networks
              Milena Mihail, Georgia Tech  

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