Workshop on Random Matrices and Random Systems

March 31, 2014 - April 4, 2014

This workshop is part of the topical program "Non-equilibrium Dynamics and Random Matrices" which will take place during the 2013-2014 academic year at the Institute for Advanced Study.

The workshop aims to provide information regarding the random matrix theory and applications to combinatorics, statistics and mathematical physics.


The workshop is organized by Gerard Ben Arous (Courant Inst.), Kurt Johansson (KTH) and Horng-Tzer Yau (Harvard/IAS).

Confirmed speakers:

Denis Bernard, Paul Bourgade, Ivan Corwin, Maurice Duits, Martin Hairer, Reimer Kuehn, Pierre Le Doussal, Ashkan Nikeghbali, Timo Seppalainen, Sylvia Serafty, M Shcherbina, Herbert Spohn, Balint Virag, Van Vu, Michael Walter, Jun Yin, Ofer Zeitouni

Agenda: Click here

Registration: Click here

Registration for the meals and workshop is required. (Speakers do not need to register.)

Although there is no registration fee, because seating is limited both in the seminar room and in our dining hall, you are required to register if you wish to attend all or part of the workshop. In addition, in order for our chef to prepare enough food, we need to have a headcount for the meals. Please note the workshop attendees are expected to pay for their lunch. Approximate range of prices is $4.00 for a salad to $9.00 for an entree. Vegetarian lunches will be available. Only cash is accepted at the cash registers. Credit cards and personal checks are not accepted.

Transportation and Housing:

Information regarding transportation and accommodations in the Princeton area can be found at Please note that if you are staying on Route 1 you should inquire whether the hotel has a shuttle service to and from the IAS.

Directions to IAS:

Date & Time

March 31, 2014 | 9:00am – April 04, 2014 | 12:00pm