Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



Globally Existing Kahler-Ricci Flow

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Zhang Zhou

Institution: University of Sydney
Date: Fri 31st May 2013
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Constructing and Concealing Difference in International Comparative Research in Mathematics Education

Colloquium

by Professor David Clarke

Institution: Director, International Centre for Classroom Research, Melbourne Graduate School of Education, University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 28th May 2013
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry building

Abstract

Sutures, quantum groups and topological quantum field theory

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Daniel Mathews

Institution: Monash University
Date: Fri 24th May 2013
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Asymptotic mixing times of the Swendsen-Wang process for the Potts model on the complete graph

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Tim Garoni

Institution: Monash University
Date: Wed 22nd May 2013
Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Old Geology Lecture Theatre 2

Abstract

Finite 2-groups, their representations and characters

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Nora Ganter

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 17th May 2013
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

On a paradox in decision-theoretic interval estimation

Statistics Seminar

by Associate Professor Paul Kabaila

Institution: La Trobe University
Date: Tue 14th May 2013
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology-G04 [Theatre 1]

Abstract

On Lusztig's Conjecture

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Paul Sobaje

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 10th May 2013
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Honeypots, mobile apps and risk theory

Stochastic Processes and Financial Mathematics

by Felisa Vazquez-Abad

Institution: CUNY Institute for Computer Simulation, Stochastic Modeling and Optimization
Date: Fri 3rd May 2013
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: FBE building (previously "IT"), 111 Barry Street Room 315, 3rd floor

Abstract

Spectral analysis for a generator of a discretizised jump diffusion

Stochastic Processes Seminar

by Toralf Burghoff

Institution: Friedrich Schiller University Jena
Date: Thu 2nd May 2013
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Old Physics-G16 (Jim Potter Room)

Abstract

Spectral theory: hypergraphs and lattice models

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Zuhe Zhang

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 26th April 2013
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Thomas Cherry Room, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Self-similar Group Actions

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Tian Sang

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 24th April 2013
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Room 107, 100 Leicester St.

Abstract

String theory: Two way journey between mathematics and physics.

Colloquium

by Ashoke Sen

Institution: Harish-Chandra Institute, India
Date: Tue 23rd April 2013
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry building

Abstract

Regular triangulations and the index of a cusped hyperbolic 3-manifold

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Henry Segerman

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 19th April 2013
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Ramanujan Graphs (XI)

Graph Theory Reading Group

by Sanming Zhou

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 17th April 2013
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry

Abstract

Planarization of Quadratic Algebras

Tuesday Seminar

by Richard Brak

Institution:
Date: Tue 16th April 2013
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 215

Abstract

Trivial words in groups

Colloquium

by Andrew Rechnitzer

Institution: University of British Columbia, Canada
Date: Tue 16th April 2013
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Stability for (bi)canonical curves

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Jarod Alper

Institution: Australian National University
Date: Fri 12th April 2013
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

The number of labeled connected graphs on $n$ vertices modulo a prime power

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Arun Mani

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 10th April 2013
Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2

Abstract

Ramanujan Graphs (X)

Graph Theory Reading Group

by Sanming Zhou

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 10th April 2013
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry

Abstract

Bounding the entropy of hard-squares

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Andrew Rechnitzer

Institution: University of British Columbia, Canada
Date: Mon 8th April 2013
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Alice Hoy Building, Room 330

Abstract

Ramanujan Graphs (IX)

Graph Theory Reading Group

by Sanming Zhou

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 3rd April 2013
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry

Abstract

Topological cluster state quantum computing

Tuesday Seminar

by Austin Fowler

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 2nd April 2013
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 215

Abstract

Mechanism Design without Money for Obnoxious Facility Games

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Yukun Cheng

Institution: Zhejiang University, and Zhejiang University of Finance and Economics
Date: Wed 27th March 2013
Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2

Abstract

Ramanujan Graphs (VIII)

Graph Theory Reading Group

by Sanming Zhou

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 27th March 2013
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry

Abstract

Applied Stochastic Geometry

Stochastic Processes Seminar

by Joe Yukich

Institution: Lehigh University
Date: Tue 26th March 2013
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: room F, Richard Berry Building

Abstract