Hausdorff School on MCMC: Recent developments and new connections

Dates: March 30 - April 3, 2020

Venue: "Großer Hörsaal (Wegelerstraße 10), and Mathematics Center (Endenicher Allee 60, Bonn)

Organizers: Andreas Eberle (Bonn), Nawaf Bou-Rabee (Rutgers University)

Key Speakers: The following speakers will give a lecture series:

  • Francis Bach (INRIA and ENS Paris)
  • Arnoud Doucet (Oxford)
  • Tony Lelièvre (CERMICS and École des Ponts Paris)
  • Jesus María Sanz Serna (Madrid)
  • Aaron Smith (Ottawa)

Single Speakers:

  • Michela Ottobre (Heriot-Watt University Edinburgh)
  • Manon Michel (Université de Clermont-Auvergne)
  • Alain Durmus (ENS Paris Saclay)
  • Eric Moulines (Ecole Polytechnique)
  • Daniel Rudolf (Universität Göttingen)

The Hausdorff school will be preceded by tutorials on the weekend March 28/29. The tutorials will introduce basic MCMC methods and mathematical tools for studying the convergence to the invariant measure.

Click here for the schedule.

Click here for the schedule preceeding tutorials.

Click here for the abstracts.

Tutorials planned March 28 from 11 a.m. to 2.00 p.m and 4.00 to 7.00 p.m., March 29 from 9.30 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.

In case you are interested in participating the Hausdorff school, please fill out the application form.  As the original deadline has already expired, financial support is no longer available. Applicants may be considered until the school is fully booked.

In case of questions, please contact Andreas Eberle at mcmc(at)