Tel-Aviv University
School of Mathematical Sciences

Department Colloquium

Monday, January 10, 2011

Schreiber 006, 12:15

Boris Tsirelson

Tel Aviv University

Black noise of percolation

Abstract: A recent text by Oded Schramm (z"l) and Stanislav Smirnov proposes a new approach to the (full) scaling limit of planar percolation, and proves by a pioneering argument that it is a black noise, as will be explained in this talk.

Coffee will be served at 12:00 before the lecture
at Schreiber building 006