The Boot Camp is intended to acquaint program participants with the key themes of the program. All talks will be recorded.
Markov Chain Mixing Times, Applications and Developments
Ivona Bezakova (Rochester Institute of Technology) and Nayantara Bhatnagar (University of Delaware)
The Partition Function, Sampling and Equilibration in Physics
Florent Krzakala (ENS Paris) and Lenka Zdeborova (CEA-SACLAY)