Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



Unimodal density estimation with applications in expert elicitation and decision making under conditions of uncertainty

Completion Seminar

by Yacov Salamon

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Melbourne
Date: Thu 7th March 2013
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Room G26, Botany Department, University of Melbourne

Abstract

Ramanujan Graphs (V)

Graph Theory Reading Group

by Sanming Zhou

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 6th March 2013
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry

Abstract

A Schroedinger equation for Catalan numbers

Colloquium

by Professor Motohico Mulase

Institution: University of California, Davis
Date: Tue 5th March 2013
Time: 12:05 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry building

Abstract

The mirror symmetric dual of the number of trees

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Motohico Mulase

Institution: UC Davis
Date: Fri 1st March 2013
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Testing and adjusting for informativeness in analytic inference

Statistics Seminar

by Professor Jean Opsomer

Institution: Colorado State University
Date: Tue 26th February 2013
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Combinatorics of Triangulations and Volume Optimisation

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Stephan Tillmann

Institution: University of Sydney
Date: Fri 22nd February 2013
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Combinatorial Seifert Fibred spaces with transitive cyclic automorphism group.

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Jonathan Spreer

Institution: University of Queensland
Date: Thu 21st February 2013
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

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

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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