Celebratio Mathematica

Kai Lai Chung


History of probability theory

[1]T. W. An­der­son, K. L. Chung, and E. L. Lehmann: “Pao Lu Hsü: 1909–1970,” Ann. Stat­ist. 7 : 3 (1979), pp. 467–​470. MR 527480 article

[2]K. L. Chung: “Hsü’s work in prob­ab­il­ity,” Ann. Stat­ist. 7 : 3 (May 1979), pp. 479–​483. MR 527483 article

[3]T. W. An­der­son, K. L. Chung, and E. L. Lehmann: “Pao Lu Hsü: 1910–1970,” Know­ledge Prac­tice Math. 1980 : 3 (1980), pp. 3–​5. MR 615332 Zbl 0567.​01028 article

[4]G. L. Al­ex­an­der­son and L. H. Lange: “Ob­it­u­ary: George Pólya,” Bull. Lon­don Math. Soc. 19 : 6 (1987), pp. 559–​608. K. L. Chung provided an es­say on Pólya’s con­tri­bu­tions to prob­ab­il­ity as part of this ex­ten­ded ob­it­u­ary, cov­er­ing pp. 570–576. MR 915433 Zbl 0611.​01012 article

[5]K. L. Chung: “Re­min­is­cences of some of Paul Lévy’s ideas in Browni­an mo­tion and in Markov chains,” pp. 29–​36 in Col­loque Paul Lévy sur les pro­ces­sus stochastiques (Pal­aiseau, France, 22–26 June, 1987). Edi­ted by M. E. Mét­ivi­er, J. E. Neveu, and S. R. S. Varadhan. As­térisque 157–​158. 1988. MR 976211 Zbl 0665.​60076 incollection

[6]K. L. Chung: “Re­min­is­cences of some of Paul Lévy’s ideas in Browni­an mo­tion and in Markov chains,” pp. 99–​107 in Sem­in­ar on stochast­ic pro­cesses, 1988 (Uni­versity of Flor­ida, Gaines­ville, FL, March 3–5, 1988). Edi­ted by E. Çin­lar, K. L. Chung, R. K. Getoor, and J. Glover. Birkhäuser (Bo­ston, MA), 1989. MR 990476 Zbl 0677.​60002 incollection

[7]A. A. Balkema and K. L. Chung: “Paul Lévy’s way to his loc­al time,” pp. viii+351 in Sem­in­ar on stochast­ic pro­cesses, 1990 (Uni­versity of Brit­ish Columbia, Van­couver, BC, May 10–12, 1990). Edi­ted by E. Çin­lar, P. J. Fitz­sim­mons, and R. J. Wil­li­ams. Pro­gress in Prob­ab­il­ity 24. Birkhäuser (Bo­ston, MA), 1991. MR 1118437 Zbl 0748.​60066 incollection

[8]K. L. Chung: “Re­min­is­cences of one of Doeblin’s pa­pers,” pp. 65–​71 in Doeblin and mod­ern prob­ab­il­ity (Blaubeuren, Ger­many, Novem­ber 2–7, 1991). Con­tem­por­ary Math­em­at­ics 149. Amer­ic­an Math­em­at­ic­al So­ci­ety (Provid­ence, RI), 1993. Zbl 0788.​60081 incollection

[9]K. L. Chung: “Doeblin’s big lim­it the­or­em,” J. The­or­et. Probab. 6 : 3 (1993), pp. 417–​426. Art­icle con­trib­uted to fur­ther cel­eb­rate the con­fer­ence “50 Years after Doeblin: De­vel­op­ments in the the­ory of Markov chains, Markov pro­cesses and sums of ran­dom vari­ables” (Blaubeuren, Ger­many, Novem­ber 2–7, 1991). MR 1230338 Zbl 0786.​60099 article

[10]K. L. Chung: “Prob­ab­il­ity and Doob,” Amer. Math. Monthly 105 : 1 (January 1998), pp. 28–​35. MR 1613994 Zbl 0918.​60007 article

[11]B. Bru, M.-F. Bru, and K. L. Chung: “Borel et la mar­tin­gale de Saint-Péters­bourg,” Rev. His­toire Math. 5 : 2 (1999), pp. 181–​247. MR 1793102 Zbl 0979.​01018 article

[12]B. Bru, M.-F. Bru, and K. L. Chung: “Borel and St. Peters­burg mar­tin­gale,” J. Élec­tron. Hist. Probab. Stat. 5 : 1 (2009). Art­icle no. 3, con­sist­ing of 58pp. MR 2520662 Zbl 1170.​01367 article