School Seminars and Colloquia

A finale for spacing distributions in classical random matrix theory

Mathematical Physics Seminar

by Peter Forrester


Institution: Mathematics and Statistics Dept, The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 24th August 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2, The University of Melbourne

Abstract: Recently a numerical analyst Folkmar Bornemann has shown that the most efficient way to compute spacing distributions in classical random matrix theory is to use Fredholm determinant formulas. I will review my own contribution to deriving the Fredholm determinant formulas.

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