47th Probability Summer School
Saint-Flour (France), 02 - 14 July 2017

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Founded in 1971, this school is organised every year by the Laboratoire de Mathématiques (UMR 6620). It is supported by Blaise Pascal University (Clermont-Ferrand II) and the C.N.R.S.. It is intended for PhD students, teachers and researchers who are interested in probability theory, statistics, and in applications of these techniques.

The school has three main goals:

  • to provide, in three high level courses, a comprehensive study of a field in probability theory or statistics;
  • to enable the participants to explain their work in lectures;
  • to facilitate exchanges between the participants.

The lecturers are chosen by the Scientific Board of the school.

Lectures 2017

Thierry BODINEAU (École Polytechnique) : Large scale dynamics of dilute gases
Remco VAN DER HOFSTAD (University of Technology, Eindhoven) : Stochastic processes on random graphs
Gabor LUGOSI (Barcelona GSE) : Elements of combinatorial statistics

Practical information

Participants will be lodged from sunday, july 02, at the Maison des Planchettes, 7 rue des Planchettes, 15100 Saint-Flour (France). The lectures will be given at the same place. Full board accommodation of the participants is included in the registration fee; the families can also be lodged, and their accommodation should be paid for during the school.

This school is a CNRS school and consequently CNRS agents do not have to pay the registration fee.

Further information

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Online registration will open in february 2017. An announcement will be made at that time.

Previous schools

The first Saint-Flour summer schools, by P.L. Hennequin (in French)

Published courses


École d'été de Probabilités de Saint-Flour
Laboratoire de Mathématiques
Université Blaise Pascal & CNRS
Campus Universitaire des Cézeaux
3, place Mail Vasarely
TSA 60026
CS 60026
63 178 Aubière Cedex

Organizing Committee: Christophe Bahadoran, Arnaud Guillin, Laurent Serlet

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