MATHEMATICAL PHYSICS SEMINAR | |

Topic: | Loop-Erased Random Walk |

Speaker: | Gady Kozma |

Affiliation: | IAS |

Date: | Monday, January 23 |

Time/Room: | 2:00pm - 3:00pm/S-101 |

We will discuss this model of a random simple path and its connection to spanning trees, matrix formulas, the Potts model and SLE. Time permitting, we shall discuss the proof the it has a scaling limit in three dimensions. No prior knowledge will be assumed.