Erkan Nane

                                                                       Visiting Assistant Professor

                                                                 Department Statistics and Probability,

                                                                        Michigan State University



                                                                                                  Contact information


                                                                                                   Phone:   517 353-7204

                                                                                                   Fax:       517 432-1405



Teaching (Fall Semester,  2006)

    STT 351: Probability and Statistics for Engineering (MWF 10:20-11:10AM, C109 WH)

    STT 441: Probability and Statistics I: Probability (MWF 1:50-2:40PM, C307 WH)

                                        Colloquiua of Department of Statistics and Probability

Research interests

 Probability and its Connections to Harmonic Analysis, Partial Differential Equations, Spectral Theory and  Geometry

Biographical infromation

Here is my  VITA


                B.S.,                    Mathematics, Boğaziçi University        Istanbul, Turkey                 1998
                M.S.,                   Mathematics, Boğaziçi University        Istanbul, Turkey                 2000
                Ph.D,                   Mathematics, Purdue University          West Lafayette, IN, USA    May 2006

                Advisor :           Rodrigo Bañuelos


1.    Iterated Brownian motion in parabola-shaped domains,  Potential Analysis, 24 (2006) , 105-123.

2.    Iterated Brownian motion in bounded domains in  R^n,  Stochastic Processes and Their Applications, 116 (2006), 905-916.

3.    Laws of  the iterated logarithm for α-time Brownian motion,  Electronic Journal of Probability, 11 (2006), 434-459.


Preprints: (available at, click on the titles below to see)

4.    Higher order PDE’s and iterated processes,  Submitted

5.    Lifetime asymptotics of iterated Brownian motion in R^n, Submitted

6.    Isoperimetric-type inequalities for iterated Brownian motion in  R^n, Preprint


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