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Student Analysis Seminar

Method of Moments
Tuesday, September 20, 2022
5:00-6:00 PM
3096 East Hall Map
In probability theory, the method of moments is a way of proving convergence in distribution by proving convergence of a sequence of moment sequences. This method was introduced by Chebyshev for proving the Central Limit Theorem (CLT). In this talk, I will introduce the method of moments and then apply it to prove CLT. Time permitting, we'll briefly discuss the proof of Wigner's Semicircle Law for Random Matrices. Speaker(s): Tejaswi Tripathi (University of Michigan)
Building: East Hall
Event Type: Workshop / Seminar
Tags: Mathematics
Source: Happening @ Michigan from Department of Mathematics, Student Analysis Seminar - Department of Mathematics