Student Probability Seminar
Boolean Functions in Probability
Speaker: Will Perkins
Location: Warren Weaver Hall 202
Date: Friday, October 9, 2009, 3 p.m.
We give a few examples of boolean functions arising in probability theory, then introduce the basics of Fourier analysis on boolean functions. We'll talk about the influence of variables and present a couple of the most useful results in the area. No background necessary!