Asymptotic Analysis Seminar: Random Walks on High Dimensional Spheres: Spectral Gaps and Entropy Production

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Lind 305
Eric Carlen (Rutgers, The State University Of New Jersey )
We discuss random walks on high dimensional sphere and related spaces
such as SO(N) for large N, and geometric inequalities governing the rates of equilbriation.