# 401-3600-19L Student Seminar in Probability Theory:

Semester | Spring Semester 2019 |

Lecturers | A.‑S. Sznitman, J. Bertoin, V. Tassion, W. Werner |

Periodicity | yearly recurring course |

Language of instruction | German |

Comment | Limited number of participants. Registration to the seminar will only be effective once confirmed by email from the organizers. |

### Courses

Number | Title | Hours | Lecturers | ||||
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401-3600-00 S | Studentenseminar in Wahrscheinlichkeitstheorie Permission from lecturers required for all students.
**gemeinsam mit der Universität Zürich** | 2 hrs |
| A.‑S. Sznitman, J. Bertoin, V. Tassion, W. Werner |

### Catalogue data

Abstract | Selected topics from Probability Theory will be discussed. |

Objective | The seminar is a natural complement to the material discussed in the lecture on probability theory in the 5th semester. |

Content | The seminar is centered around a topic in probability theory which changes each semester. Example of topics are random walks and electric networks, Markov chains, stochastic integrals, coupling methods, etc. |

Prerequisites / Notice | There is only a limited number of slots available for this seminar. Participation will only be effective once confirmed by the organizers. |

### Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again) | |

Performance assessment as a semester course | |

ECTS credits | 4 credits |

Examiners | A.-S. Sznitman, V. Tassion, W. Werner |

Type | ungraded semester performance |

Language of examination | German |

Repetition | Repetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit. |

Additional information on mode of examination | The seminar will run in German or English according to the wish of the student giving the presentation. / Seminarvorträge können wahlweise auf Deutsch oder Englisch gehalten werden. |

### Learning materials

No public learning materials available. | |

Only public learning materials are listed. |

### Groups

No information on groups available. |

### Restrictions

General | Permission from lecturers required for all students |

Places | Limited number of places. Special selection procedure. |

Beginning of registration period | Registration possible from 21.12.2018 |

Priority | Registration for the course unit is only possible for the primary target group |

Primary target group | Mathematics BSc (404000)
starting semester 05 Mathematics MSc (437000) Applied Mathematics MSc (437100) Mathematics (Mobility) (448000) |

Waiting list | until 21.02.2019 |

End of registration period | Registration only possible until 15.02.2019 |

### Offered in

Programme | Section | Type | |
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Mathematics Bachelor | Seminars | W | |

Mathematics Master | Seminars | W |