AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:08:51
1991 Eastern Section Meeting
Philadelphia, PA, October 12-13, 1991
W Wistar Comfort, AMS email@example.com
Special Session on Extreme Value Theory
Saturday October 12, 1991, 8:00 a.m.-9:50 a.m.
Special Session on Extreme Value Theory, I
Regularly varying expected residual life and the domain of attraction of exp(-exp(-x)).
Janos Galambos*, Temple University, Philadelphia
Yuan Xu, University of Texas, Austin
Tail behaviour of quantile processes.
Mikl\'os Cs\"org\H o*, Carleton University
Extremes of interarrival times under a variety of conditioning.
Abera Abay*, Temple University, Philadelphia
Tail empirical and sums of extreme value processes.
David M. Mason*, University of Delaware
- 8:00 a.m.
Saturday October 12, 1991, 1:45 p.m.-3:35 p.m.
Special Session on Extreme Value Theory, II
Bounding probabilities connected with multiple event sequences.
Andras Prekopa*, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
Bivariate Bonferroni-type inequalities.
Min-Young Lee*, DanKook University, Korea
Distribution functions related to the largest prime factor function.
Jean Marie DeKoninck*, Universit\'e Laval
- 1:45 p.m.
Sunday October 13, 1991, 8:00 a.m.-9:50 a.m.
Special Session on Extreme Value Theory, III
Improved asymtotics for tail density estimation.
James Pickands, III*, University of Pennsylvania
A flaw model with random intensity.
Howard M. Taylor*, University of Delaware
Practical application of newer methods of tail estimation to wind engineering: A case study.
James A. Lechner, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Maryland
Stefan D. Leigh*, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Maryland
Emil Simiu, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Maryland
Extreme values in stochastic epidemic processes.
Grace L. Yang*, University of Maryland, College Park
- 8:00 a.m.