Professor PAUL NORBURY

Position:
Professor
Room:
170
Ext. Number:
47163
Research Groups:
Interests:
  • Mathematical Physics
  • Integrable systems
  • Minimal Surfaces
  • Algebraic geometry
  • Geometry & Topology
Recent Publications:
  • DUBROVIN’S SUPERPOTENTIAL AS A GLOBAL SPECTRAL CURVE (2017) more
  • Simple geodesics and Markoff quads (2017) more
  • Orbifold Hurwitz numbers and Eynard-Orantin invariants (2016) more
  • Models of discretized moduli spaces, cohomological field theories, and Gaussian means (2015) more
  • Topological recursion for Gaussian means and cohomological field theories (2015) more

Selected Publications


Current Postgraduate Supervision:
Wee CHAIMANOWONG "Nekrasor Partition Function and Frobrnius Manifolds."
Joseph CHAN "On Hyperbolic Monopoles"
Oliver LEIGH "Enumerative problems in algebraic geometry motivated from physics."
Past Postgraduate Supervision:
Norman Nam Van DO "Intersection theory on moduli spaces of curves via hyperbolic geometry"
Thomas HANDSCOMB "Characteristic classes of surface bundles and Lefschetz fibrations"
Yi HUANG "Moduli spaces of surfaces"
Nicky SCOTT "Polynomial hierarchies generated by Eynard-Orantin invariants"
Callum SLEIGH "Eynard-Orantin Theory of the A-Polynomial"
Trithang TRAN "A configuration of homological stability results"
Past MSc Students:
Yi HUANG "Moduli Spaces and Weil-Petersson Volumes "
Justin KERNEY
Martin PIKE
Dougal DAVIS
Campbell WHEELER
Recent Grant History:
Year(s) Source Type Title
2010 - 2012 ARC Discovery Moduli spaces
2006 - 2008 ARC Discovery Minimal surfaces
Responsibilities:
Chair of Postgraduate Committee
Department Colloquia Coordinator
Faculty of Science Promotion Panel member for Level A to B
University of Melbourne School Maths Competition
Committees:
Management Committee (Committee Chair)
Research and Industry Committee
Research and Industry Committee (Faculty R&I representative)