Niels Bohrweg 1
2333 CA Leiden
P.O. Box 9512
2300 RA Leiden
I am interested in Probability Theory, in particular topics such as statistical mechanics and metastability of interacting particle systems, random graphs, and mixing times of Markov chains.
Another research interest are pattern avoiding permutations.
Publications and preprints
Metastability on the hierarchical lattice (2016)
(with Frank den Hollander)
Metastability for Glauber dynamics on random graphs
(with Sander Dommers, Frank den Hollander,and Francesca Nardi)
To appear in Ann. Appl. Probab.(2016)
Metastability for the Ising Model on the hypercube
To appear in J. Stat. Phys. (2016)
Convergence Rates for Hierarchical Gibbs Samplers
(with Neal Madras)
Bernoulli, Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. 603-625 (2016)
Convergence bound in total variation for an image restoration model
Stat. & Probab. Letters, Vol. 90, pp. 11-16 (2014)
- Postdoc at Leiden University (2014-2017)
- PhD in Mathematics, York University (2009-2014)
- MSc in Mathematics, University of Toronto (2007-2008)
- Hon. B.Sc. in Mathematics, University of Toronto (2002-2007)
I was also a P&L analyst at HSBC Canada (2009) and an Investments Specialist at Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (2007-2008).
is a more detailed CV.
I am one of the coordinators of the Most
Informal Probability Seminar
at Leiden University.
Teaching at Leiden University
I taught ''Mathematics basic'' in spring 2015 and "Mathematical Reasoning" in spring 2016, both at LUC The Hague
Mathematisch Instituut Leiden
Theory in Leiden
Mark Kac seminar