Convergence of the Abelian sandpile

Speaker  Charles Smart

Host  Yuval Peres

Affiliation  NYU

Duration  00:57:26

Date recorded  29 June 2011

The Abelian sandpile growth model is a deterministic diffusion process for configurations of chips on the integer lattice. I will discuss joint work with Wesley Pegden on the scaling limit of the stable configurations.

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