My new book, Continuous Time Markov Processes: An Introduction, was published in Winter, 2010, by the AMS.
For the contents and some sample pages from the preliminary version, click here. The AMS page about it is here. For a
list of comments and corrections, click here.
My 1985 book "Interacting Particle Systems" has been reprinted
by Springer
in its series "Classics in Mathematics".
By going to the Springer web page, you can find some reviews and order the book. For a list of typos in the original printing, click here
A hard to find paper Total positivity and renewal theory, in "Probability, Statistics and Mathematics: Papers in Honor of Samuel Karlin" ,Academic Press, 1989, 142-162.
Vita
Education
A.B. in Mathematics, Oberlin College 1965.
M.S. in Mathematics, Stanford University, 1966.
Ph.D. in Mathematics, Stanford University, 1969.
Mathematical Geneology
S. Karlin,
S. Bochner,
E. Schmidt,
D. Hilbert,
C. Lindeman,
F. Klein,
R. Lipschitz,
G. Dirichlet,
S. Poisson and J. Fourier,
J. Lagrange,
L. Euler,
J. Bernoulli.
Research Areas
Probability Theory; Interacting Particle Systems
Academic Positions Held
Assistant Professor of Mathematics, UCLA, 1969-1973
Associate Professor of Mathematics, UCLA, 1973-1976.
Professor of Mathematics, UCLA, 1976-2011.
Emeritus Professor of Mathematics, UCLA, 2011-
Vice Chair for Administration, Mathematics Department, UCLA, 1978-1981.