18th Annual Applied Probability Day: In Honor and Memory of Cyrus Derman
Friday December 2, 2011
S. W. Mudd Building
500 W. 120th St.
New York City
Registration is FREE, all are welcome to join!
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SPEAKERS & SCHEDULE
|10:00 - 10:15AM||Opening remarks, Karl Sigman, Director of CAP|
|10:15 - 11:00AM||Michael Katehakis (Rutgers Business School)
"Non-Parametric Up-and-Down Experimentation Revisited"
|11:00 - 11:45AM||Arthur F. "Pete" Veinott, Jr. (Stanford University)
"Polynomial-Time Computation of Strong and n-Present-Value Optimal Policies in Markov Decision Chains"
|11:45 - 12:00PM||Comments about Cy Derman from his Colleagues|
|12:00 - 1:30PM||Lunch|
|1:30 - 2:15PM||Sheldon M. Ross (University of Southern California)
"The Sequential Stochastic Assignment Problem Revisited"
|2:15 - 3:00PM||Matthew J. Sobel (Case Western Reserve University)
"Discounting Axioms Imply Risk Neutrality"
|3:00 - 3:30PM||Coffee Break
|3:30 - 3:45PM||Comments about Cy Derman from his Colleagues|
|3:45 - 4:30PM||Mark Brown (City College of New York)
"Bounds and Inequalities for Time Reversible Markov Chains"
|4:30PM||Wine and Cheese|
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