## Special semester in Probability at Uconn

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Connecticut is designating Fall 2018 as a Special Semester in Probability. Special lectures: Srinivasa Varadhan, 9/13 Ofer Zeitouni, 9/20 Elizabeth Meckes, 9/27 Walter Schachermayer, 10/11 Rodrigo Banuelos, 10/18 David Nualart,  10/25 Kavita … Continue reading

## Geometric inequalities on sub-Riemannian manifolds

From January 15th to January 30th, I will have the great pleasure to visit the TIFR Centre For Applicable Mathematics in Bangalore, India. I will be lecturing on some aspects of geometric inequalities on sub-Riemannian manifolds.   Here is a preliminary version … Continue reading

## HW10. MA3160 Fall 2017

Exercise. Let X, Y have joint density if and 0 otherwise. (a)  Find c that makes this a joint pdf: (b) Find E (X  Y^2 ). (c) Find Var(X+Y)

## HW9. MA3160 Fall 2017

Exercise. Let X, Y have joint density if and 0 otherwise. (a)  Find c that makes this a joint pdf: (b) Find P (X < Y ).

## HW8. MA3160 Fall 2017

Exercise 1.  About 10% of the population is left-handed. Use the normal distribution to approximate the probability that in a class of 150 students, (a) at least 25 of them are left-handed. (b) between 15 and 20 are left-handed.   … Continue reading