Large Deviations for the Rightmost Position in a Branching Brownian Motion

  • Bernard Derrida
  • Zhan ShiEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics book series (PROMS, volume 208)


We study the lower deviation probability of the position of the rightmost particle in a branching Brownian motion and obtain its large deviation function.


Branching Brownian motion Lower deviation probability 

2010 Mathematics Subject Classification

60F10 60J80 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Collège de FranceParis Cedex 05France
  2. 2.Université Pierre et Marie CurieParis Cedex 05France

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