Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



Efficient Robust Estimation via Two-Stage Generalized Empirical Likelihood

Statistics Seminar

by Howard Bondell

Institution: North Carolina State University
Date: Tue 19th February 2013
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Topics in Geometric Langlands Program

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Masoud Khamgarpour

Institution: University of Queensland
Date: Fri 15th February 2013
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Spectral properties of graphs

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Xiaogang Liu

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 13th February 2013
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Mathematical modelling of cell migration and biological systems driven by cell proliferation

Completion Seminar

by Rebecca Chisholm

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 12th February 2013
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Old Geology - Theatre 2, University of Melbourne

Abstract

Interpolating slow-varying curves with sparse data

Statistics Seminar

by Reza Hosseini

Institution: Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, Univ. of Tokyo
Date: Mon 11th February 2013
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Russell Love theatre

Abstract

various, see below

Research Talks

by various, see below

Institution:
Date: Thu 7th February 2013
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Old Geology 2

Abstract

Approximating data

Statistics Seminar

by Professor Laurie Davies

Institution: Universit├Ąt Duisburg-Essen
Date: Tue 5th February 2013
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Russell Love theatre

Abstract

Evolutionary perspectives on discounting, public goods and collective behaviour

Colloquium

by Simon Levin

Institution:
Date: Mon 28th January 2013
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Michell Theatre

Abstract

A quantitative differential equation approximation for a routing model

Stochastic Processes Seminar

by Malwina Luczak

Institution: School of Mathematics, Queen Mary, University of London
Date: Thu 24th January 2013
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Old Geology 1

Abstract

The Asymptotic Behaviour of Oscillatory Flows in a Slightly Rarefied Gas: A Kinetic Theory Formulation

Applied Mathematics Student Seminar

by Jason Nassios

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 23rd January 2013
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Alan Gilbert - 120 (Theatre 3)

Abstract

Geiringer-like Theorems for Decision Making in the Environments with Randomness and Incomplete Information.

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Boris Mitavskiy

Institution: Aberstwyth University
Date: Tue 22nd January 2013
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: JH Michell Theatre, Richard Berry

Abstract

Taking worm algorithms from spin models to Abelian lattice gauge theory

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Ulli Wolff

Institution:
Date: Tue 15th January 2013
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: School of Mathematical Sciences, Monash University, Building 28, Room 442

Abstract

Homological mirror symmetry

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Nick Sheridan

Institution: IAS, Princeton
Date: Thu 10th January 2013
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Room 213 Richard Berry Building, University of Melbourne

Abstract

Integrable lattice models, discrete holomorphicity and quantum group symmetries

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Michael Wheeler

Institution:
Date: Tue 18th December 2012
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry

Abstract

Hartogs Type Holomorphic Extensions

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Roman Dwilewicz

Institution: Missouri University of Science and Technology
Date: Tue 18th December 2012
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Anti-ferromagnetic Potts model in two dimensions

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Youjin Deng

Institution: University of Science and Technology of China
Date: Mon 17th December 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry

Abstract

On Genus-1 Virasoro conjecture for Gromov-Witten invariants.

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Professor Xiaobo Liu

Institution: Peking University, China and University of Notre Dame, USA.
Date: Fri 14th December 2012
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Room 213 Richard Berry Building, University of Melbourne

Abstract

The Constrained Lasso

Statistics Seminar

by Professor Gareth James

Institution: University of Southern California
Date: Tue 11th December 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

"From quantum integrable systems to M-theory"

Colloquium

by Professor Andrei Okounkov

Institution: Columbia University
Date: Tue 11th December 2012
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Old Geology - Theatre 1

Abstract

The Microlocal codimension three conjecture

Colloquium

by Professor Kari Vilonen

Institution: Northwestern University
Date: Mon 10th December 2012
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Old Geology - Theatre 1

Abstract

Active Scalar Equations and a Geodynamo Model.

Colloquium

by Professor Susan Friedlander

Institution: University of Southern California
Date: Fri 7th December 2012
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Theatre 1, Old Geology Building

Abstract

Glimpses of a Mathematical World

Behrend Memorial Lecture

by Professor Eric Friedlander

Institution: University of Southern California
Date: Thu 6th December 2012
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Herbert Wilson Theatre Ground Floor, Doug McDonnell Building

Abstract

Invariants for representations (following Quillen's equivariant cohomology)

Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Professor Eric Friedlander

Institution: University of Southern California
Date: Wed 5th December 2012
Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Richard Berry Building - Room 213

Abstract

Constant term identities for Laurent polynomials

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Gyula Karolyi

Institution:
Date: Fri 30th November 2012
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry

Abstract

On the Variance of the Index for the Gaussian Unitary Ensemble (GUE)

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Dr N. S. Witte

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 26th November 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry

Abstract