MSc seminar on probability theory
Organisation
Dates:  Tuesday, 4pm  6pm, SRZ 117, expected dates in the "talks" section. 
Lecturers:  
Assistance:  Philipp Godland 
QISPOS: 
Entry of this course in the course catalogue 
Course syllabus: 
This course covers topics from various areas in probability theory. Among these are:

Literature: 
[A] Alsmeyer, G. (2017). Wahrscheinlichkeitstheorie (2. Auflage). Skripten zur Mathematischen Statistik 40, Universität Münster. [FMN] and [MS] are collected in a special section for this course in the library. Chapter 12 from [A] is hyperlinked below. 
Course assessment: 
The seminar can be passed by handing in a written report, successfully giving a talk and by constant participation. The length of the talks is supposed to lie between 60 and 75 minutes. 
Reports:  Please hand in the report as a PDF by no later than 2 weeks before the talk. 
Please note:  Do not forget to enrol for the course in QISPOS. 
Talks
Date  Name  Topic  Source  Advisor 

23.04.2019  Jonas Scharfenberger  Introduction to Statistical Learning Theory  [MS]  Alsmeyer 
30.04.2019  David Röckner  Infinite Divisibility & LévyKhintchine Formula  [A], Kapitel 12 [de]  Godland 
07.05.2019  Arian Beckmann  Modφ Convergence  [FMN], 1.1, 2.1, 3.1  Godland 
14.05.2019  Franziska Frederking  Fluctuations in the case of lattice distributions  [FMN], 3.2, (3.3)  Godland 
28.05.2019  Felix Albert  Fluctuations in the nonlattice case  [FMN], 4.14.3  Godland 
04.06.2019  Thomas Kleine Büning  Theory of dependency graphs  [FMN], 9.19.5  Alsmeyer/Godland 
18.06.2019  Lennart Machill  The local time of a Brownian Motion  [MP], 6.1  Godland 