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APRIL 2011


Stochastic Modelling and Analysis of Networks



The first Stochastic Activity Month (SAM) of EURANDOM and STAR will be devoted to Stochastic Modelling and Analysis of Networks. Examples are, e.g. computer networks like the internet, communication networks like wireless, adhoc and sensor networks and biological networks.


Visitors during SAM April/May    
Name Affiliation   Date of visit
Deijfen, Mia Stockholm University    
Dieker, Ton Georgia Tech   25 - ..   April
Foss, Sergey Heriot Watt 01 - 30 April 
Hooghiemstra, Gerard TU Delft    
Kelly, Frank University of Cambridge   28 - 29 April
Lelarge, Marc INRIA   18 - 22 April
Muratov, Anton University of Gothenburg   02 - 10 April
Shah, Devavrat Massachusetts Institute of Technology   26 - 30 April
Shneer, Seva Heriot-Watt   27/4 - 5/5
Walton, Neil University of Cambridge   28 - 29 April
Wischik, Damon UCL   27 - 29 April
Yechiali, Uri Tel Aviv University   03 - 10 April


Sem Borst Eindhoven University of Technology
Onno Boxma Eindhoven University of Technology/
Remco van der Hofstad Eindhoven University of Technology/
Frank Redig Radboud University Nijmegen
Bert Zwart VU University Amsterdam / CWI


Sponsored by:

tochastics-Theoretical and Applied Research


Last updated 29-06-11,
by PK


The events are at this moment being prepared. We will post more information as it becomes available.


April 7: Start Stochastic Activity Month with a Lectureday.
   Confirmed speakers: Foss, Van der Hofstad,  Van de Ven,
   Yechiali, Hooghiemstra

April 19 - 21 - 26: Minicourse Sergey Foss on "Maximal Paths in a Class of Stochastic Ordered Graphs and Related Problems"

April 20: Lecture by Marc Lelarge (INRIA)
Bipartite graph structures for efficient balancing of heterogeneous loads

April 27: Lecture by Sergey Foss (Heriot Watt)
How Big Queues Occur in Multi-Server System
with Heavy Tails

April 28-29: Workshop in honor of Frank Kelly
  Confirmed speakers: Kelly, Gibbens, Van Leeuwaarden, Walton, Wischik, Mandjes, Scheinhardt, Simatos, Weiss

April 28: Presentation of honorary doctorate Frank Kelly

May 11-12: Workshop "Random Graphs and the Brain"

Visits by leading researchers

Practical information

Conference Location
The workshop location is EURANDOM,  Den Dolech 2, 5612 AZ Eindhoven, Laplace Building, 1st floor, LG 1.105.

EURANDOM is located on the campus of Eindhoven University of Technology, in the 'Laplacegebouw' building' (LG on the map). The university is located at 10 minutes walking distance from Eindhoven railway station (take the exit north side and walk towards the tall building on the right with the sign TU/e).

For all information on how to come to Eindhoven, please check http://www.eurandom.tue.nl/contact.htm



For more information please contact Mrs. Patty Koorn,
Workshop officer of  EURANDOM