Department of Mathematical Sciences
|DATE:||Thursday, October 4, 2018|
|TIME:||1:15pm – 2:15pm|
|SPEAKER:||Yinsong Chen, Binghamton University|
|TITLE:||A Brief Introduction of Cutoff Phenomenon|
I will start with an example of top-to-random shuffle on n cards and introduce the concept of cutoff phenomenon, followed with more examples: Biased random walk on a line segment and Random walk on the hypercube. At last I will discuss separation cutoff with examples.