Symposium in Honor of Martin Jacobsen

University of Copenhagen, Department of Mathematical Sciences

25 March, 2011

On the occasion of the retirement of Professor Martin Jacobsen the Department of Mathematical Sciences of the University of Copenhagen organizes a scientific symposium.

Martin Jacobsen

The following distinguished researchers have agreed to give lectures:

Hansjörg Albrecher (University of Lausanne)
Søren Asmussen (University of Aarhus)
Jean Jacod (Paris VI)
Peter Jagers (Chalmers University Gothenburg)
Anders Tolver Jensen (University of Copenhagen)
Uwe Küchler (Humboldt University Berlin)
Torgny Lindvall (University of Gothenburg)
Holger Rootzen (Chalmers University Gothenburg)

The abstracts of the talks

can be found here

The scientific program

The talks are 30 minute lectures and are scheduled as follows.

09:00-09:30 Søren Asmussen

09:30-10:00 Hansjörg Albrecher

10:00-10:30 Peter Jagers

10:30-11:00 Coffe break

11:00-11:30 Uwe Küchler

11:30-12:00 Anders Tolver Jensen

12:00-12:30 Torgny Lindvall

12:30-14:00 Lunch

14:00-14:30 Holger Lennart Rootzen

14:30-15:00 Jean Jacod

The lectures will be given in Auditorium 4 at the H.C. Ørsted Institute of the University of Copenhagen. For a map, see the link below.


The talks are followed by a reception at the southern part of the lobby of the H.C. Ørsted Institute (sydenden af vandrehallen), starting at 15:30. It is hosted by the Department of Mathematical Sciences.


A free lunch will be provided for registered participants.

A free dinner is given for invited participants. The remaining guests and colleagues have to pay for dinner themselves; see the registration form.


Please register via the registration form at your earliest convenience but before March 15, 2011.

More Information

Here is a page with information how to get to the H.C. Ørsted Institute, where the Department of Mathematical Sciences is located.

Do not hesitate to contact the local organizers ( or for more information.

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