Student Probability Seminar
Introduction to the 'replica method'
Speaker: Léo Miolane, CIMS
Location: Warren Weaver Hall 201
Date: Thursday, October 17, 2019, 12:15 p.m.
The replica method is a powerful non-rigorous tool from statistical physics. It allows to predict correctly the asymptotic behavior of many spin glass models. In this talk, I will try to give an introduction to this method, focusing on the celebrated Sherrington-Kirkpatrick model.