THURSDAY
9:00  10:00 CHAIR: H. Mahmoud
 D. Aldous
"Zeta(2), the Random Assignment Problem, and Essential Uniqueness of
Random Optimization Problems'
10:00  10:30 BREAK
10:30  12:00 CHAIR: H. Mahmoud
 Y. Kontoyiannis
"Probabilistic Phenomena in Data Compression"
 P. Jacquet
"Asymptotic Optimal Prediction Based on Pattern Matching"
 A. Viola
"Some open problems in the Combinatorial Structure of Linear
Probing Hashing with Buckets"
12:00  2:00 LUNCH
2:00  3:30 CHAIR: B. Vallee
 G. Louchard
"Distinctness of compositions of an integer:Probabilistic Analysis"
 P. Hitczenko
"On the distribution of distinct part sizes in random composition of integer"
 H. Shachnai
"Finding Independent Sets of Guaranteed Size in Uniform Hypergraphs"
3:30  4:00 BREAK
4:00  6:00 CHAIR: HK. Hwang
 D. Gardy
"Dynamical urn models revisited"
 H. Mahmoud
"Urn Models with Nonsquare Addition Matrix"
 B. Vallee
"Average bitcomplexity of Euclidean Algorithms"
 A. Akhavi
"Threshold phenomena in an "easy" class of random lattices
and efficient reduction algorithms."
8:00 BANQUET
