Link identifier archive #link-archive-70061Some simple distributed network processes

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We will describe network processes in which, at each step, each node communicates with its neighbors, or a random subset of neighbors, and updates its state according to the outcome of these communications. We will…

Link identifier archive #link-archive-53135Mass, Scalar Curvature, Kähler Geometry, and All That

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Given a complete Riemannian manifold that looks enough like Euclidean space at infinity, physicists have defined a quantity called the “mass” that measures the asymptotic deviation of the geometry from the Euclidean model. After first…

Link identifier archive #link-archive-57854Bose fields and Fermi fields in probability

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We review some probabilistic interpretations of symmetric and skew-symmetric Fock spaces related to Markov processes. Most results will be presented in the simple context of finite graphs.

Link identifier archive #link-archive-217Differential Program Semantics

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Giving meaning to programs through axiomatic, denotational, and operational semantics is one of the main goals of theoretical computer science since its early days. Traditionally, program semantics is built around notions of program equivalence and…