AIM Workshop on the Mathematics of Ranking

This webpage disseminates information for the AIM Workshop on the Mathematics of Ranking. The workshop will take place August 16 to August 20, 2010 at the American Institute of Mathematics in Palo Alto.

AIM also maintains a separate page for participants at:

AIM's public announcement can be found at:

On this page, you will find lists of:

Slides (more to come)

Scribe notes (more to come)

All notes courtesy of Ngoc Mai Tran.

Background reading materials

If you have any articles that you would like us to include in the list below, please do send either of us (, the PDF files or URLs. Caveat: One or two would be great, but not more than five please. Highlighted authors are expected to be at the workshop.

Suggested problems for discussion

Additional problems are still welcomed. Please write to either of us (,