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JulySeptember, 2004
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Aug. 17, 2004.
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 People Elchanan Mossel
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SeptemberOctober, 2002
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Conference on Stochastic Processes in honor of Richard Isaac, CUNY Graduate Center, New York, Nov. 2122, 2002.
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Stochastic Finance: An Introduction in Discrete Time,
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StochasticProcess Limits
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Books
Disorder in Physical Systems, A Volume in Honour of John M.
Hammersley, by Geoffrey Grimmett and Dominic Welsh (eds)
(Electronic, First published 1990, republished 2001)

Books SemiMarkov
Processes and Reliability, by N. Limnios and G. Oprisan
(Birkhauser, Boston, 2001)
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Probability
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 Books
One
Thousand Exercises in Probability, by Geoffrey Grimmett and David
Stirzaker (Oxford University Press, Summer 2001)
 Conferences
Particle Systems and Filtering, Centre Émile Borel, Institut Henri Poincaré, Paris, France June 1820, 2001.
 People
Uwe Roesler
 People
Peter Jagers
 Software
Telytic Analytical desktop tools for
teletraffic and computer systems performance analysis.
 People
Alejandro Ramirez
 Conferences
Magdeburger StochastikTage 2002 German Open Conference on Probability and Statistics, University of Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany, March 1922, 2002.
 People
Eulalia Nualart
 Jobs
Postdoctoral position in Probability and Markov chain Monte Carlo at
the University of Toronto, Canada
 People
Nikitin Yakov