BU
S O L E S N E    B O U R G U I N 

Assistant Professor
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Boston University
bourguin@math.bu.edu
111 Cummington Mall
Boston, MA 02215
Office MCS 226
+1 (617) 358 2394


RESEARCH INTERESTS
Non-commutative probability theory and its combinatorial aspects
Markov diffusion operators and Dirichlet forms
Malliavin calculus and regularity of laws
Stein's method and limit theorems
Stochastic geometry and cosmological applications
TEACHING
Summer 2018 Calculus II
Summer 2018 Basic Statistics and Probability
SEMINARS
Boston University Statistics and Probability Seminar Series (for scheduled talks). For date availability and past seminars, please see the dedicated page.
RESEARCH
Four moments theorems on Markov chaos, with S. Campese, N. Leonenko and M.S. Taqqu, The Annals of Probability, to appear, 2018. [Journal] [arXiv]
Freeness characterizations on free chaos spaces, with I. Nourdin, preprint, 2017.
On high-frequency limits of U-statistics in Besov spaces over compact manifolds, with C. Durastanti, Illinois Journal of Mathematics, vol. 61, no. 1-2, 97-125, 2018. [Journal] [arXiv]
Free quantitative fourth moment theorems on Wigner space, with S. Campese, International Mathematics Research Notices (IMRN), to appear, 2017. [Journal] [arXiv]
On normal approximations for the two-sample problem on multidimensional tori, Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, vol. 196, 56-69, 2018. [Journal] [arXiv]
Vector-valued semicircular limits on the free Poisson chaos, Electronic Communications in Probability, vol. 21, no. 55, 1-11, 2016. [Journal] [arXiv]
Gaussian approximation of nonlinear statistics on the sphere, with C. Durastanti, D. Marinucci and G. Peccati, Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications, vol. 436, no. 2, 1121-1148, 2016. [Journal] [arXiv]
On the law of the solution to a stochastic heat equation with fractional noise in time, with C.A. Tudor, Random Operators and Stochastic Equations, vol. 23, no. 3, 179-186, 2015. [Journal] [arXiv]
Poisson convergence on the free Poisson algebra, Bernoulli, vol. 21, no. 4, 2139-2156, 2015. [Journal] [arXiv]
Semicircular limits on the free Poisson chaos: counterexamples to a transfer principle, with G. Peccati, Journal of Functional Analysis, vol. 267, no. 4, 963-997, 2014. [Journal] [arXiv]
Portmanteau inequalities on the Poisson space: mixed regimes and multidimensional clustering, with G. Peccati, Electronic Journal of Probability, vol. 19, no. 66, 1-42, 2014. [Journal] [arXiv]
Density estimates for solutions to one dimensional backward SDE's, with O. Aboura, Potential Analysis, vol. 38, no. 2, 573-587, 2013. [Journal] [arXiv]
Asymptotic Cramér type decomposition for Wiener and Wigner integrals, with J.C Breton, Infinite Dimensional Analysis, Quantum Probability and Related Topics, vol. 16, no. 1, 1-13, 2013. [Journal] [arXiv]
Malliavin calculus and self normalized sums, with C.A. Tudor, Séminaire de Probabilités XLV, Lecture Notes in Mathematics, Springer, 323-351, 2013. [Journal] [arXiv]
Asymptotic theory for fractional regression models via Malliavin calculus, with C.A. Tudor, Journal of Theoretical Probability, vol. 25, no. 2, 536-564, 2012. [Journal] [arXiv]
Berry-Esséen bounds for long memory moving averages via Stein's method and Malliavin calculus, with C.A. Tudor, Stochastic Analysis and Applications, vol. 29, no. 5, 881-905, 2011. [Journal] [arXiv]
Cramér's theorem for gamma random variables, with C.A. Tudor, Electronic Communications in Probability, vol. 16, no. 34, 365-378, 2011. [Journal] [arXiv]
BOOK CHAPTERS
U-statistics on the spherical Poisson space, with C. Durastanti, D. Marinucci and G. Peccati, in Stochastic analysis for Poisson point processes: Malliavin calculus, Wiener-Itō chaos expansions and stochastic geometry, Bocconi & Springer Series, Springer, 2015.
The Malliavin-Stein method on the Poisson space, with G. Peccati, in Stochastic analysis for Poisson point processes: Malliavin calculus, Wiener-Itō chaos expansions and stochastic geometry, Bocconi & Springer Series, Springer, 2015.
MATH LINKS
A webpage on Stein's method and Malliavin calculus by Ivan Nourdin.
A beautiful real-time fluid dynamics simulation solver for Navier-Stokes equations based on the paper Real-Time Fluid Dynamics for Games by Jos Stam.
Main mathematical journals classification by the Australian Research Council. Another classification based on the impact factor is available here.
The Erdös Number Project studies research collaboration among mathematicians. A hysterical comic that illustrate this piece of folklore of mathematicians can be found here.