Program of the meeting WS4

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Wednesday 29th

09h00-09h30 Registration (with coffee/tea) 09h30-10h30 Thierry Lévy: Two-dimensional Yang-Mills and strings
10h30-11h30 David Elworthy: Some remarks on stochastic analysis with foliations
11h30-12h30 Denis Bell: Quasi-invariant measures on path space (slides)
12h30-14h30 Lunch 14h30-15h30 Christian Bär: Renormalized Integrals and a Path Integral Formula for the Heat Kernel on a Manifold (slides)
15h30-16h30 Thomas Laetsch: Realizations of the Quantized Hamiltonian via Finite Dimensional Approximations to Wiener Measure (slides)
16h30-17h00 Coffee/tea break 17h00-18h30 Open questions session 19h00-21h00 Welcome reception / buffet in the Professors Common Room of Université de Rennes 1

Thursday 30th

09h00-09h30 Morning coffee/tea 09h30-10h30 Fabrice Baudoin: Curvature bounds and heat kernel methods in sub-riemannian manifolds (slides)
10h30-11h30 Anton Thalmaier: Brownian motion, moving metrics and entropy formulas (slides)
11h30-12h30 Ionel Popescu: Stochastic Target Approach to Ricci Flow on Surfaces (slides)
12h30-14h30 Lunch 14h30-15h30 Jean-Dominique Deuschel: Marginal density expansions for hypoelliptic diffusions
15h30-16h30 Thomas Cass: Stochastic analysis and rough paths (slides)
16h30-17h00 Coffee/tea break 17h00-18h30 Open questions session

Friday 31th

09h00-09h30 Morning coffee/tea 09h30-10h30 Jean Picard: The geometry of non anticipative processes and of stopping times
10h30-11h30 Jing Wang: The subelliptic heat kernel and the associated Brownian motion on the CR model spaces (slides)
11h30-12h30 Xue-Mei Li: A study of mean field SDEs
12h30-14h30 Lunch 14h30-15h30 Shizan Fang: Driver-Malliavin's heat equations on loop groups
15h30-16h30 Marc Arnaudon: A stochastic process finding generalized means on compact manifolds