Wendelin Werner: Catalogue data in Autumn Semester 2016
|Name||Prof. Dr. Wendelin Werner|
Professur für Mathematik
ETH Zürich, HG G 66.3
|401-4600-66L||Student Seminar in Probability |
Limited number of participants.
Registration to the seminar will only be effective once confirmed by email from the organizers.
|4 credits||2S||A.‑S. Sznitman, J. Bertoin, P. Nolin, W. Werner|
|Content||The seminar is centered around a topic in probability theory which changes each semester.|
|Prerequisites / Notice||The student seminar in probability is held at times at the undergraduate level (typically during the spring term) and at times at the graduate level (typically during the autumn term). The themes vary each semester.|
The number of participants to the seminar is limited. Registration to the seminar will only be effective once confirmed by email from the organizers.
|401-4604-66L||Topics in Probability Theory||4 credits||2V||W. Werner|
|Abstract||The goal of this course is to give a sample of some basic results and features to illustrate various areas of probability theory.|
|Objective||The goal of this course is to give a sample of some basic results and features to illustrate various areas of probability theory.|
|401-5000-00L||Zurich Colloquium in Mathematics||0 credits||W. Werner, P. L. Bühlmann, M. Burger, S. Mishra, R. Pandharipande, University lecturers|
|Abstract||The lectures try to give an overview of "what is going on" in important areas of contemporary mathematics, to a wider non-specialised audience of mathematicians.|
|401-5600-00L||Seminar on Stochastic Processes||0 credits||1K||J. Bertoin, A. Nikeghbali, P. Nolin, B. D. Schlein, A.‑S. Sznitman, W. Werner|
Enrolment ONLY for MSc students with a decree declaring this course unit as an additional admission requirement.
Any other students (e.g. incoming exchange students, doctoral students) CANNOT enrol for this course unit.
|6 credits||13R||W. Werner|
|Abstract||Topological spaces, continuous maps, connectedness, compactness, separation axioms, metric spaces, quotient spaces, homotopy, fundamental group and covering spaces, van Kampen Theorem, surfaces and manifolds.|
|Literature||Klaus Jänich: Topologie (Springer-Verlag)|
James Munkres: Topology (Prentice Hall)
William Massey: Algebraic Topology: an Introduction (Springer-Verlag)
Alan Hatcher: Algebraic Topology (Cambridge University Press)
|Prerequisites / Notice||The precise content changes with the examiner. Candidates must therefore contact the examiner in person before studying the material.|