Coupling with respect to initial conditions for deterministic dynamics

Probability Working Seminar
Friday, March 6, 2009 - 15:00
1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
Skiles 268
School of Mathematics, Georgia Tech
The talk is based on the paper titled "Anosov diffeomorphisms and coupling" by Bressaud and Liverani. Existence and uniqueness of SRB invariant measure for the dynamics is established via a coupling of initial conditions introduced to dynamics by L.-S. Young.