The IX International Petrozavodsk Conference "Probabilistic Methods in Discrete Mathematics"
May 30 June 3, 2016, Petrozavodsk, Russia

  • Conference organizers
  • Sponsors
  • Program committee
  • Organizing committee
  • Scientific program
  • Invited speakers
  • Venue
  • Pre-registration
  • Abstract submission
  • Registration fee
  • Accommodation
  • Cultural program
  • Important dates
  • Transportation
  • Contacts

  • Organizers

  • Institute of Applied Mathematical Research of the Karelian Research Centre RAS
  • Petrozavodsk State University
  • Russian Federation Academy of Cryptography
  • Steklov Mathematical Institute of RAS
  • "Transactions of Karelian Research Centre of RAS" journal Editorial Board
  • "Surveys in Applied and Industrial Mathematics" (SA&IM) journal Editorial Board
  • "Theory of Probability and Its Applications" journal Editorial Board ("TVP" Scientific Publishers)
  • "Matematicheskaya Teoriya Igr i Prilozhenia"(in Russian) journal Editorial Board

  • Sponsors

    Russian Foundation for Basic Research

    Program committee

    V.F.Kolchin (co-chair)
    A.M.Raigorodskii (co-chair)

    Organizing committee

    V.V.Mazalov (chair)
    Yu.L.Pavlov (co-chair)
    M.M.Leri (secretary)

    Scientific program

    Probability and statistical problems of discrete mathematics
    Theory of random graphs and hypergraphs
    Combinatorial methods in the Internet data analysis
    Mathematical problems of information security
    Applied statistics
    Statistical modeling and simulation
    Game theory and stochastic optimization problems

    Invited speakers

    Ivchenko Grigori Ivanovich, Medvedev Yuri Ivanovich
    Random partitions and substitutions in parametrical model: comparative analysis
    (Moscow State Institute of Electronics and Mathematics HSE, Russia)

    Kharin Yuri Semenovich
    Discrete time series: models and their stochastic analysis
    (Belarusian State University, Belarus)

    Raigorodskii Andrei Mikhailovich
    Random subgraphs of some distance graphs
    (Moscow State University, Russia)

    Shabanov Dmitry Aleksandrovich
    Probabilistic methods in the combinatorial problems concerning colorings of hypergraphs and Ramsey theory.
    (Moscow State University, MIPT, Russia)

    Tikhomirov Aleksandr Nikolaevich
    Limit theorems for Wigner random matrices
    (Department of Mathematics Komi SC UrD RAS, Russia)

    Zhukovskii Maksim Evgenievich
    First-order logic of random graphs
    (MIPT, Russia)


    Petrozavodsk, the capital of Russian Karelia, is situated at the cost of a large and beautiful Onego Lake, 400 km to the North-East from Saint-Petersburg. The town is the largest University and cultural centre in the North-West Russia.


    To register for participation in the conference, please, send a registration form to.

    Abstract submission

    If you would like to make a presentation, please, send extended abstracts (in LATEX or TEX form, no more than 3 pages; abstract template is here) before April, 15, 2016 to
    Official conference languages Russian and English.
    Selected papers are planned to be published in journals "Theory of Probability and Its Applications" ("TVP" Scientific Publishers), "Transactions of Karelian Research Centre of RAS" and "Matematicheskaya Teoriya Igr i Prilozhenia" (in Russian).

    Registration fee

    The conference fee for a foreign participant (or his/her accompanying person) is EU 200. The registration fee covers a book of abstracts, visa invitation, welcome party, seminar dinner, coffee breaks. Registration fee is to be paid on arrival. Registration fee for foreign students and PhD students is EU 100.
    Payment for excursion should be made at the registration desk on arrival.
    Participants from Russian Federation and Belarus Republic should follow the registration rules, given at the Russian version of this page.


  • Hotel Park Inn by Radisson (Gagarin sq., 1, information)
  • Hotel Onego Palace Hotel(Kuibishev st., 26)
  • Hotel Prionezhsky(Fedosova st., 46)
  • Hotel The Masks(Karl Marks av., 3)
  • Hotel The White Springs(Sudostroitelnaya st., 30).
  • Hotel Fregat (Karl Marks av., 1, information)
  • HotelSevernaja (Lenina av., 21)

  • Cultural program

    Cultural affairs include welcome reception, conference dinner and excursion.
    For more detailed information about cultural and social life of the city, please, visit

    Important dates

  • Extended abstract submission: before April 15, 2016
  • Early registration fee payment: before May 15, 2016
  • Arrival and registration, welcome reception: May 30, 2016
  • Conference begins: June 1, 2016
  • Conference working days: May 31, June 1, June 3, 2016
  • Excursion: June 2, 2016
  • Conference dinner: June 2, 2016
  • Conference closing: June 3, 2016
  • Departure day: June 4, 2016

  • Transportation

    International tourist routes Blue Highway and Kola go through Petrozavodsk.
    The city is served by the Petrozavodsk Airport Besovets, and a train station on the Murmansk Railway with train connections to the main centers of Russia.
    More detailed information on the city transportation see on


    If you have any questions, please, contact: