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Random walk on supercritical percolation clusters
 ANN. PROBAB
, 2003
"... We obtain Gaussian upper and lower bounds on the transition density qt(x, y) of the continuous time simple random walk on a supercritical percolation cluster C ∞ in the Euclidean lattice. The bounds, analogous to Aronsen’s bounds for uniformly elliptic divergence form diffusions, hold with constants ..."
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We obtain Gaussian upper and lower bounds on the transition density qt(x, y) of the continuous time simple random walk on a supercritical percolation cluster C ∞ in the Euclidean lattice. The bounds, analogous to Aronsen’s bounds for uniformly elliptic divergence form diffusions, hold with constants ci depending only on p (the percolation probability) and d. The irregular nature of the medium means that the bound for qt(x, ·) only holds for t ≥ Sx(ω), where the constant Sx(ω) depends on the percolation configuration ω.
SubGaussian estimates of heat kernels on infinite graphs
 Duke Math. J
, 2000
"... We prove that a two sided subGaussian estimate of the heat kernel on an infinite weighted graph takes place if and only if the volume growth of the graph is uniformly polynomial and the Green kernel admits a uniform polynomial decay. ..."
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We prove that a two sided subGaussian estimate of the heat kernel on an infinite weighted graph takes place if and only if the volume growth of the graph is uniformly polynomial and the Green kernel admits a uniform polynomial decay.
Harnack inequalities and subGaussian estimates for random walks
 Math. Annalen
, 2002
"... We show that a fiparabolic Harnack inequality for random walks on graphs is equivalent, on one hand, to so called fiGaussian estimates for the transition probability and, on the other hand, to the conjunction of the elliptic Harnack inequality, the doubling volume property, and the fact that the m ..."
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Cited by 29 (6 self)
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We show that a fiparabolic Harnack inequality for random walks on graphs is equivalent, on one hand, to so called fiGaussian estimates for the transition probability and, on the other hand, to the conjunction of the elliptic Harnack inequality, the doubling volume property, and the fact that the mean exit time in any ball of radius R is of the order R . The latter condition can be replaced by a certain estimate of a resistance of annuli.
On the relation between elliptic and parabolic Harnack inequalities
, 2001
"... We show that, if a certain Sobolev inequality holds, then a scaleinvariant elliptic Harnack inequality suces to imply its a priori stronger parabolic counterpart. Neither the relative Sobolev inequality nor the elliptic Harnack inequality alone suces to imply the parabolic Harnack inequality in que ..."
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We show that, if a certain Sobolev inequality holds, then a scaleinvariant elliptic Harnack inequality suces to imply its a priori stronger parabolic counterpart. Neither the relative Sobolev inequality nor the elliptic Harnack inequality alone suces to imply the parabolic Harnack inequality in question; both are necessary conditions. As an application, we show the equivalence between parabolic Harnack inequality for on M , (i.e., for @ t + ) and elliptic Harnack inequality for @ 2 t + on R M . 1
Which Values of the Volume Growth and Escape Time Exponent Are Possible for a Graph?
, 2001
"... Let \Gamma = (G; E) be an infinite weighted graph which is Ahlfors ffregular, so that there exists a constant c such that c , where V (x; r) is the volume of the ball centre x and radius r. Define the escape time T (x; r) to be the mean exit time of a simple random walk on \Gamma starting at ..."
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Let \Gamma = (G; E) be an infinite weighted graph which is Ahlfors ffregular, so that there exists a constant c such that c , where V (x; r) is the volume of the ball centre x and radius r. Define the escape time T (x; r) to be the mean exit time of a simple random walk on \Gamma starting at x from the ball centre x and radius r. We say \Gamma has escape time exponent fi ? 0 if there exists a constant c such that c T (x; r) cr for r 1. Well known estimates for random walks on graphs imply that ff 1 and 2 fi 1 + ff.
On Random Walks on Wreath Products
 Ann. Probab
, 2001
"... Wreath products are a type of semidirect products. They play an important role in group theory. This paper studies the basic behavior of simple random walks on such groups and shows that these walks have interesting, somewhat exotic behaviors. The crucial fact is that the probability of return to th ..."
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Wreath products are a type of semidirect products. They play an important role in group theory. This paper studies the basic behavior of simple random walks on such groups and shows that these walks have interesting, somewhat exotic behaviors. The crucial fact is that the probability of return to the starting point of certain walks on wreath products is closely related to some functionals of the local times of a walk taking place on a simpler factor group.
Random walks on graphical Sierpinski carpets
"... We consider random walks on a class of graphs derived from Sierpinski carpets. We obtain upper and lower bounds (which are nonGaussian) on the transition probabilities which are, up to constants, the best possible. We also extend some classical Sobolev and Poincare inequalities to this setting. ..."
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We consider random walks on a class of graphs derived from Sierpinski carpets. We obtain upper and lower bounds (which are nonGaussian) on the transition probabilities which are, up to constants, the best possible. We also extend some classical Sobolev and Poincare inequalities to this setting.
The Art of Random Walks
 Lecture Notes in Mathematics 1885
, 2006
"... 1.1 Basic definitions and preliminaries................ 8 ..."
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1.1 Basic definitions and preliminaries................ 8
Anomalous heatkernel decay for random walk among bounded random conductances
, 2008
"... ABSTRACT. We consider the nearestneighbor simple random walk on Z d, d ≥ 2, driven by a field of bounded random conductances ωxy ∈ [0, 1]. The conductance law is i.i.d. subject to the condition that the probability of ωxy> 0 exceeds the threshold for bond percolation on Z d. For environments in ..."
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ABSTRACT. We consider the nearestneighbor simple random walk on Z d, d ≥ 2, driven by a field of bounded random conductances ωxy ∈ [0, 1]. The conductance law is i.i.d. subject to the condition that the probability of ωxy> 0 exceeds the threshold for bond percolation on Z d. For environments in which the origin is connected to infinity by bonds with positive conductances, we study the decay of the 2nstep return probability P 2n ω (0,0). We prove that P 2n ω (0,0) is bounded by a random constant times n −d/2 in d = 2,3, while it is o(n −2) in d ≥ 5 and O(n −2 log n) in d = 4. By producing examples with anomalous heatkernel decay approaching 1/n 2 we prove that the o(n −2) bound in d ≥ 5 is the best possible. We also construct natural ndependent environments that exhibit the extra log n factor in d = 4. 1.