Jekyll2021-04-12T10:22:08-04:00https://lpetrov.cc/posts/feed.xmlLeonid PetrovLeonid Petrov. Integrable ProbabilityLeonid PetrovParticle Systems course2021-01-29T00:00:00-05:002021-01-29T00:00:00-05:00https://lpetrov.cc/2021/01/part-sys-announce<div>MATH 7370 <b>Probability II. Particle Systems</b> (Spring 2021) • <a href="https://publish.obsidian.md/particle-systems/">Course page</a></div>Leonid PetrovMATH 7370 Probability II. Particle Systems (Spring 2021) • Course pageMATH 7370 Probability Theory II: Particle Systems2020-12-21T00:00:00-05:002020-12-21T00:00:00-05:00https://lpetrov.cc/2020/12/particle-sysLeonid Petrov2022 travel2020-10-11T00:00:00-04:002020-10-11T00:00:00-04:00https://lpetrov.cc/2020/10/travel-2022<!-- ##### January -->
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<!-- ##### December -->Leonid PetrovRadnom polymers and symmetric functions2020-10-06T00:00:00-04:002020-10-06T00:00:00-04:00https://lpetrov.cc/2020/10/beta-polymers<p>Surveys integrable random polymers (based on gamma / inverse gamma or beta distributed weights), and explains their connection to symmetric functions. Based on a <a href="https://lpetrov.cc/2020/03/sqW/">joint work with Matteo Mucciconi</a>.</p>
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<p><a href="https://storage.lpetrov.cc/research_files/talks/beta-polymers.pdf" target="_blank">PDF (12.2 MB)</a></p>Leonid PetrovSurveys integrable random polymers (based on gamma / inverse gamma or beta distributed weights), and explains their connection to symmetric functions. Based on a joint work with Matteo Mucciconi.MATH 3100 • Introduction to Probability (2 sections)2020-08-20T00:00:00-04:002020-08-20T00:00:00-04:00https://lpetrov.cc/2020/08/probLeonid PetrovRefined Cauchy identity for spin Hall-Littlewood symmetric rational functions2020-07-20T00:00:00-04:002020-07-20T00:00:00-04:00https://lpetrov.cc/2020/07/refined-sHL<p>Fully inhomogeneous spin Hall-Littlewood symmetric rational functions <span class="kdmath">$\mathsf{F}_\lambda$</span> arise in the context of $\mathfrak{sl}(2)$ higher spin six vertex models, and are multiparameter deformations of the classical Hall-Littlewood symmetric polynomials. We obtain a refined Cauchy identity expressing a weighted sum of the product of two $\mathsf{F}_\lambda$’s as a determinant. The determinant is of Izergin-Korepin type: it is the partition function of the six vertex model with suitably decorated domain wall boundary conditions. The proof of equality of two partition functions is based on the Yang-Baxter equation.</p>
<p>We rewrite our Izergin-Korepin type determinant in a different form which includes one of the sets of variables in a completely symmetric way. This determinantal identity might be of independent interest, and also allows to directly link the spin Hall-Littlewood rational functions with (the Hall-Littlewood particular case of) the interpolation Macdonald polynomials. In a different direction, a Schur expansion of our Izergin-Korepin type determinant yields a deformation of Schur symmetric polynomials.</p>
<p>In the spin-$\frac12$ specialization, our refined Cauchy identity leads to a summation identity for eigenfunctions of the ASEP (Asymmetric Simple Exclusion Process), a celebrated stochastic interacting particle system in the Kardar-Parisi-Zhang universality class. This produces explicit integral formulas for certain multitime probabilities in ASEP.</p>Leonid PetrovFully inhomogeneous spin Hall-Littlewood symmetric rational functions $\mathsf{F}_\lambda$ arise in the context of $\mathfrak{sl}(2)$ higher spin six vertex models, and are multiparameter deformations of the classical Hall-Littlewood symmetric polynomials. We obtain a refined Cauchy identity expressing a weighted sum of the product of two $\mathsf{F}_\lambda$’s as a determinant. The determinant is of Izergin-Korepin type: it is the partition function of the six vertex model with suitably decorated domain wall boundary conditions. The proof of equality of two partition functions is based on the Yang-Baxter equation. We rewrite our Izergin-Korepin type determinant in a different form which includes one of the sets of variables in a completely symmetric way. This determinantal identity might be of independent interest, and also allows to directly link the spin Hall-Littlewood rational functions with (the Hall-Littlewood particular case of) the interpolation Macdonald polynomials. In a different direction, a Schur expansion of our Izergin-Korepin type determinant yields a deformation of Schur symmetric polynomials. In the spin-$\frac12$ specialization, our refined Cauchy identity leads to a summation identity for eigenfunctions of the ASEP (Asymmetric Simple Exclusion Process), a celebrated stochastic interacting particle system in the Kardar-Parisi-Zhang universality class. This produces explicit integral formulas for certain multitime probabilities in ASEP.Online conference on Statistical Mechanics, Integrable Systems and Probability2020-04-14T00:00:00-04:002020-04-14T00:00:00-04:00https://lpetrov.cc/2020/04/SMISP<div>"<a href="http://mtikhonov.com/smisp/">Online conference on Statistical Mechanics, Integrable Systems and Probability</a>", <b>April 27 - May 1, 2020</b>.</div>Leonid Petrov"Online conference on Statistical Mechanics, Integrable Systems and Probability", April 27 - May 1, 2020.Spin deformation of q-Whittaker polynomials and Whittaker functions2020-04-13T00:00:00-04:002020-04-13T00:00:00-04:00https://lpetrov.cc/2020/04/sqW<p>Spin $q$-Whittaker symmetric polynomials labeled by partitions $\lambda$ were recently introduced by Borodin and Wheeler (<a href="https://arxiv.org/abs/1701.06292">arXiv:1701.06292</a>) in the context of integrable $\mathfrak{sl}_2$ vertex models. They are a one-parameter deformation of the $t=0$ Macdonald polynomials. We present a new, more convenient modification of spin $q$-Whittaker polynomials and find two Macdonald type $q$-difference operators acting diagonally in these polynomials with eigenvalues, respectively, $q^{-\lambda_1}$ and $q^{\lambda_N}$ (where $\lambda$ is the polynomial’s label). We study probability measures on interlacing arrays based on spin $q$-Whittaker polynomials, and match their observables with known stochastic particle systems such as the $q$-Hahn TASEP.</p>
<p>In a scaling limit as $q\nearrow 1$, spin $q$-Whittaker polynomials turn into a new one-parameter deformation of the $\mathfrak{gl}_n$ Whittaker functions. The rescaled Pieri type rule gives rise to a one-parameter deformation of the quantum Toda Hamiltonian. The deformed Hamiltonian acts diagonally on our new spin Whittaker functions. On the stochastic side, as $q\nearrow 1$ we discover a multilevel extension of the beta polymer model of Barraquand and Corwin (<a href="https://arxiv.org/abs/1503.04117">arXiv:1503.04117</a>), and relate it to spin Whittaker functions.</p>
<p>Based on a <a href="https://lpetrov.cc/2020/03/sqW/">joint work with Matteo Mucciconi</a>
and earlier works with <a href="https://lpetrov.cc/2017/12/YBfield/">Alexey Bufetov</a> and <a href="https://lpetrov.cc/2019/05/BMP_YB/">both of them</a>.</p>
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<p><a href="https://storage.lpetrov.cc/research_files/talks/sqw.pdf" target="_blank">PDF (33.6 MB)</a></p>Leonid PetrovSpin $q$-Whittaker symmetric polynomials labeled by partitions $\lambda$ were recently introduced by Borodin and Wheeler (arXiv:1701.06292) in the context of integrable $\mathfrak{sl}_2$ vertex models. They are a one-parameter deformation of the $t=0$ Macdonald polynomials. We present a new, more convenient modification of spin $q$-Whittaker polynomials and find two Macdonald type $q$-difference operators acting diagonally in these polynomials with eigenvalues, respectively, $q^{-\lambda_1}$ and $q^{\lambda_N}$ (where $\lambda$ is the polynomial’s label). We study probability measures on interlacing arrays based on spin $q$-Whittaker polynomials, and match their observables with known stochastic particle systems such as the $q$-Hahn TASEP. In a scaling limit as $q\nearrow 1$, spin $q$-Whittaker polynomials turn into a new one-parameter deformation of the $\mathfrak{gl}_n$ Whittaker functions. The rescaled Pieri type rule gives rise to a one-parameter deformation of the quantum Toda Hamiltonian. The deformed Hamiltonian acts diagonally on our new spin Whittaker functions. On the stochastic side, as $q\nearrow 1$ we discover a multilevel extension of the beta polymer model of Barraquand and Corwin (arXiv:1503.04117), and relate it to spin Whittaker functions. Based on a joint work with Matteo Mucciconi and earlier works with Alexey Bufetov and both of them.Spin q-Whittaker polynomials and deformed quantum Toda2020-03-31T00:00:00-04:002020-03-31T00:00:00-04:00https://lpetrov.cc/2020/03/sqW<p>Spin $q$-Whittaker symmetric polynomials labeled by partitions $\lambda$ were recently introduced by Borodin and Wheeler (<a href="https://arxiv.org/abs/1701.06292">arXiv:1701.06292</a>) in the context of integrable $\mathfrak{sl}_2$ vertex models. They are a one-parameter deformation of the $t=0$ Macdonald polynomials. We present a new, more convenient modification of spin $q$-Whittaker polynomials and find two Macdonald type $q$-difference operators acting diagonally in these polynomials with eigenvalues, respectively, $q^{-\lambda_1}$ and $q^{\lambda_N}$ (where $\lambda$ is the polynomial’s label). We study probability measures on interlacing arrays based on spin $q$-Whittaker polynomials, and match their observables with known stochastic particle systems such as the $q$-Hahn TASEP.</p>
<p>In a scaling limit as $q\nearrow 1$, spin $q$-Whittaker polynomials turn into a new one-parameter deformation of the $\mathfrak{gl}_n$ Whittaker functions. The rescaled Pieri type rule gives rise to a one-parameter deformation of the quantum Toda Hamiltonian. The deformed Hamiltonian acts diagonally on our new spin Whittaker functions. On the stochastic side, as $q\nearrow 1$ we discover a multilevel extension of the beta polymer model of Barraquand and Corwin (<a href="https://arxiv.org/abs/1503.04117">arXiv:1503.04117</a>), and relate it to spin Whittaker functions.</p>Leonid PetrovSpin $q$-Whittaker symmetric polynomials labeled by partitions $\lambda$ were recently introduced by Borodin and Wheeler (arXiv:1701.06292) in the context of integrable $\mathfrak{sl}_2$ vertex models. They are a one-parameter deformation of the $t=0$ Macdonald polynomials. We present a new, more convenient modification of spin $q$-Whittaker polynomials and find two Macdonald type $q$-difference operators acting diagonally in these polynomials with eigenvalues, respectively, $q^{-\lambda_1}$ and $q^{\lambda_N}$ (where $\lambda$ is the polynomial’s label). We study probability measures on interlacing arrays based on spin $q$-Whittaker polynomials, and match their observables with known stochastic particle systems such as the $q$-Hahn TASEP. In a scaling limit as $q\nearrow 1$, spin $q$-Whittaker polynomials turn into a new one-parameter deformation of the $\mathfrak{gl}_n$ Whittaker functions. The rescaled Pieri type rule gives rise to a one-parameter deformation of the quantum Toda Hamiltonian. The deformed Hamiltonian acts diagonally on our new spin Whittaker functions. On the stochastic side, as $q\nearrow 1$ we discover a multilevel extension of the beta polymer model of Barraquand and Corwin (arXiv:1503.04117), and relate it to spin Whittaker functions.2021 travel2020-01-17T00:00:00-05:002020-01-17T00:00:00-05:00https://lpetrov.cc/2020/01/travel-2021<!-- ##### January -->
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