Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



Self-avoiding trails with nearest neighbour interactions on the square lattice

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Dr Andrea Bedini

Institution: MASCOS, The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 15th October 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 115, Sidney Myer Asia Centre

Abstract

G2 and the Rolling Ball

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by John Huerta

Institution: Australian National University
Date: Fri 12th October 2012
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Spectral Graph Theory (XXIII): From points in the plane to graph theory, with linear algebra in between

Graph Theory Reading Group

by David Wood

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 10th October 2012
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Continuum models of cohesive stochastic swarms

Colloquium

by Professor Barry Hughes

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 9th October 2012
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry building

Abstract

Convective methods of pumping and drag reduction

Applied Mathematics Student Seminar

by James D. Woodcock

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 9th October 2012
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Botany - Turner Theatre

Abstract

Cubic Plane Graphs on a Given Point Set

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Dr Jens Schmidt

Institution: Max-Planck-Institut fur Informatik
Date: Wed 3rd October 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2

Abstract

Spectral Graph Theory (XXII): Eigenvalues and quasi-randomness (Part IV)

Graph Theory Reading Group

by Arun Mani

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 3rd October 2012
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Off-Critical Logarithmic Minimal Models

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Prof Paul A. Pearce

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 1st October 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 115, Sidney Myer Asia Centre

Abstract

Extremal Graph Theory for Book Embeddings

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Jessica McClintock

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 26th September 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2

Abstract

Spectral Graph Theory (XXI): The Friendship Theorem

Graph Theory Reading Group

by David Wood

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 26th September 2012
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

The blob complex.

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Scott Morrison

Institution: ANU
Date: Fri 21st September 2012
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

The Computational Geometry of Comparing Shapes

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Professor Helmut Alt

Institution: Freie Universitat Berlin
Date: Wed 19th September 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2

Abstract

Spectral Graph Theory (XX): Eigenvalues and quasi-randomness (Part III)

Graph Theory Reading Group

by Arun Mani

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 19th September 2012
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Phase Reconstruction using the Hybrid Input – Output Algorithm, and Multi-scale modelling of droplet coalescence

Applied Mathematics Student Seminar

by (1) Chu Wu and (2) Lachlan Mason

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 18th September 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2

Abstract

Lyapunov exponents and random matrices

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Prof Peter Forrester

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 17th September 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 115, Sidney Myer Asia Centre

Abstract

Spectral Graph Theory (XIX): Eigenvalues and quasi-randomness (Part II)

Graph Theory Reading Group

by Arun Mani

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 12th September 2012
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Wavelet linear density estimation for associated stratified size-biased sample

Statistics Seminar

by Dr. Hassan Doosti

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Date: Tue 11th September 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Endless self-avoiding walks

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Dr Nathan Clisby

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 10th September 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 115, Sidney Myer Asia Centre

Abstract

The Equivariant Generating Hypothesis

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Anna Marie Bohmann

Institution: Northwestern University
Date: Fri 7th September 2012
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Spectral Graph Theory (XVIII): Eigenvalues and quasi-randomness

Graph Theory Reading Group

by Arun Mani

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 5th September 2012
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

(1) Gas flows generated by spatially uniform and oscillatory heating of parallel plane walls, and (2) Newton - When bad is still good enough

Applied Mathematics Student Seminar

by (1) Jason Nassios and (2) Daniel Ladiges

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 4th September 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2

Abstract

String Topology and Higher Operations

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Tarje Bargheer

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 31st August 2012
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

The epsilon-net story

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Professor Janos Pach

Institution: Renyi Institute (Budapest) and EPFL (Lausanne)
Date: Wed 29th August 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2

Abstract

Spectral Graph Theory (XVII)

Graph Theory Reading Group

by Xiaogang Liu

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 29th August 2012
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Some simple approximations to Kullback-Leibler Divergence with applications to equivalence testing

Statistics Seminar

by Professor Robert G. Staudte

Institution: La Trobe University
Date: Tue 28th August 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building

Abstract