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T. E. Harris’ contributions to interacting particle systems and percolation

Thomas M. Liggett

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Interacting particle systems and percolation have been among the most active areas of probability theory over the past half century. Ted Harris played an important role in the early development of both fields. This paper is a bird’s eye view of his work in these fields, and of its impact on later research in probability theory and mathematical physics.

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Ann. Probab., Volume 39, Number 2 (2011), 407-416.

First available in Project Euclid: 25 February 2011

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Primary: 60K35: Interacting random processes; statistical mechanics type models; percolation theory [See also 82B43, 82C43]

Percolation contact processes exclusion processes correlation inequalities


Liggett, Thomas M. T. E. Harris’ contributions to interacting particle systems and percolation. Ann. Probab. 39 (2011), no. 2, 407--416. doi:10.1214/10-AOP593.

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