date: | Friday 26 January, 2001 |

location: | Van Trier zaal, Traverse (former Bestuursgebouw), TUE. Den Dolech 2, Eindhoven (Map) |

The lectures on a Stieltjes Afternoon are intended for a broad audience.

13.00 - 13.30 | Welcome with coffee and tea |

13.30 - 14.15 | Prof.dr. W.Th.F. den Hollander (Eurandom): "Random polymers" |

14.30 - 15.15 | Prof.dr. C.J. van Duijn (TUE/CWI): "Entropy conditions and transitional waves in hyperbolic conversation laws" |

15.15 - 15.45 | Coffee and tea break |

15.45 - 16.30 | Dr. P.J.C. Spreij (UvA): "Mathematics in Finance" |

16.45 - 17.30 | Prof.dr. A. Schrijver (UvA/CWI): "Permantents and edge-colourings" |

17.30 - 18.30 | Reception |

Six models will be discussed, describing various aspects of the problem area. The main theorems and conjectures will be discussed for each of them. The talk is for a general audience.

Last modified: Thu Jan 11 14:30:24 MET 2001