Skip to main content

Dr Stefan Grosskinsky

Stefan Grosskinsky.  

Stefan Grosskinsky
Associate Professor

Office: D1.10
Phone: +44 (0) 24 7652 2673
Email: S dot W dot Grosskinsky at warwick dot ac dot uk

personal homepage


Teaching Responsibilities 2017/18:
Term 1: MA933 Networks and Random Processes

Term 2: MA5Q3 Topics in Complexity Science

June-September: MA931 MathSys MSc project

Research Interests:
Applied probability theory, stochastic processes and complex systems, statistical mechanics

  • Stochastic particle systems
    theory and applications in complex systems such as population dynamics, genetic evolution, traffic modeling
  • Nonequilibrium phase transitions
    equivalence of ensembles and connections to relative entropy and large deviations
  • Scaling limits
    derivation of the large scale dynamics or the critical behaviour of stochastic particle systems

I hold a joint appointment in Mathematics and the Centre for Complexity Science.

Selected recent publications:

Armendariz, I, Grosskinsky, S, Loulakis, M, Zero Range Condensation at Criticality, Stoch. Proc. Appl. 123(9), (2013) 3466-3496.

Grosskinsky, S, Redig, F, Vafayi, K, Dynamics of condensation in the symmetric inclusion process, Electron. J. Probab. 18, no. 66, (2013) 1–23 .

Grabow, C, Grosskinsky, S, Timme, M, Small-world network spectra in mean field theory, Phys. Rev. Lett. 108(21), (2012) 218701.

Grosskinsky, S, Redig, F, Vafayi, K, Condensation in the inclusion process and related models, J. Stat. Phys. 142(5), (2011) 952-974 .

C. Grabow, S. Hill, S. Grosskinsky, M. Timme, Do Small Worlds Synchronize Fastest?, Europhysics Letters 90, 48002 (2010).

Grosskinsky, S, Equivalence of ensembles for two-species zero-range invariant measures in case of condensation, Stochastic Processes and their Applications 118(8), (2008) 1322-1350.

Grosskinsky, S, Schütz, G M and Willmann, R D, Dynamical origin of spontaneous symmetry breaking in a field-driven nonequilibrium system, Europhysics Letters 71, (2005) 542-548.

Grosskinsky, S, Schütz, G M and Spohn, H, Condensation in the Zero Range Process: Stationary and Dynamical Properties, Journal of Statistical Physics 113, (2003) 389-410.

Grosskinsky, S, Naundorf, B and Timme, M, Universal Attractors of Reversible Aggregate-Reorganization Processes, Physical Review Letters 88, (2002) 245501:1-4.

For further information please visit my personal homepage.