Probability and mathematical genetics : [papers in honour of Sir John Kingman] [E-Book] / edited by N.H. Bingham, C.M. Goldie.
Bingham, N. H., (editor)
Goldie, Charles M., (editor) / Kingman, J. F. C., (editor)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2010
1 online resource (xvii, 528 pages)
London Mathematical Society lecture note series ; 378
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Table of Contents:
  • A fragment of autobiography, 1957-1967 / J.F.C. Kingman
  • More uses of exchangeability: representations of complex random structures / David J. Aldous
  • Perfect simulation using dominated coupling from the past with application to area-interaction point processes and wavelet thresholding / G.K. Ambler and B.W. Silverman
  • Assessing molecular variability in cancer genomes / A.D. Barbour and S. Tavaré
  • Branching out / J.D. Biggins
  • Kingman, category and combinatorics / N.H. Bingham and A.J. Ostaszewski
  • Long-range dependence in a Cox process directed by an alternating renewal process / D.J. Daley
  • Kernel methods and minimum contrast estimators for empirical deconvolution / Aurore Delaigle and Peter Hall
  • The coalescent and its descendants / Peter Donnelly and Stephen Leslie
  • Kingman and mathematical population genetics / Warren J. Ewens and Geoffrey A. Watterson
  • Characterizations of exchangeable partitions and random discrete distributions by deletion properties / Alexander Gnedin, Chris Haulk and Jim Pitman
  • Applying coupon-collecting theory to computer-aided assessments / C.M. Goldie, R. Cornish and C.L. Robinson
  • Colouring and breaking sticks: random distributions and heterogeneous clustering / Peter J. Green
  • The associated random walk and martingales in random walks with stationary increments / D.R. Grey
  • Diffusion processes and coalescent trees / R.C. Griffiths and D. Spanó
  • Three problems for the clairvoyant demon / Geoffrey Grimmett
  • Homogenization for advection-diffusion in a perforated domain / P.H. Haynes, V.H. Hoang, J.R. Norris and K.C. Zygalakis
  • Heavy traffic on a controlled motorway / F.P. Kelly and R.J. Williams
  • Coupling time distribution asymptotics for some couplings of the Lévy stochastic area / W.S. Kendall
  • Queueing with neighbours / V. Shcherbakov and S. Volkov
  • Optimal information feed / P. Whittle
  • A dynamical-system picture of a simple branching-process phase transition / David Williams.