Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



Approximate Bayesian computation (ABC): advances and limitations

Colloquium

by Christian Robert

Institution: Université Paris-Dauphine
Date: Thu 26th July 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Richard Berry Building - Russell Love Theatre

Abstract

Particle Trapping and Manipulation using Mobile Microvortices

Applied Mathematics Student Seminar

by Jesse Collis

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 24th July 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2

Abstract

The Generalized Gibbs Sampler

Statistics Seminar

by Jonathan Keith

Institution: Monash University
Date: Tue 24th July 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Differential Geometry Control Theory

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Victor Ayala

Institution: Universidad Católica del Norte
Date: Fri 20th July 2012
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Entropy-based network design using hierarchical Bayesian kriging

Statistics Seminar

by Yuehua Wu

Institution: York University, Canada
Date: Tue 10th July 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Richard Berry 213

Abstract

Deriving Tests of the Semi-Linear Regression Model Using the Density Function of a Maximal Invariant

Statistics Seminar

by Jahar Bhowmik

Institution: Swinburne University
Date: Tue 3rd July 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, University of Melbourne

Abstract

The fluid mechanics of swimming algae

Applied Mathematics Student Seminar

by Douglas Brumley

Institution: Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics (DAMTP), University of Cambridge
Date: Tue 3rd July 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 1

Abstract

The Square-Triangle-Rhombus random tiling model

Completion Seminar

by Maria Tsarenko

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 3rd July 2012
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell-Love Theatre

Abstract

Special cube complexes

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Lawrence Reeves

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 29th June 2012
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Nonparametric regression with correlated errors

Statistics Seminar

by Kris De Brabanter

Institution: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Date: Tue 26th June 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, University of Melbourne

Abstract

FI-modules: a new approach to stability for \(S_n\)-representations.

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Arun Ram

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 22nd June 2012
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry

Abstract

Growth rates for stable commutator length

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Joseph Maher

Institution: CUNY
Date: Fri 15th June 2012
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry

Abstract

Classifying thick subcategories of the stable category.

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Jon Carlson

Institution: Univerity of Georgia
Date: Fri 8th June 2012
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Airline Scheduling: Improving Schedule Robustness with Flight Re-timing and Aircraft Swapping

Completion Seminar

Keywords: Airline Applications; Reliability; Scheduling

by Sophie Dickson

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Thu 7th June 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: JH Michell Theatre, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Functional Median Polish, with Climate Applications

Statistics Seminar

by Marc G. Genton

Institution: Texas A\&M University
Date: Tue 5th June 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 115 Sidney Myer Asia Centre, Univ. of Melbourne

Abstract

Three approaches to polymer adsorption

Completion Seminar

by Nick Beaton

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 5th June 2012
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Richard Berry Building - Russell Love Theatre

Abstract

The Hardy-Littlewood circle method

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Sam Chow

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 1st June 2012
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Spectral Graph Theory (XIII)

Graph Theory Reading Group

by Hamid Mokhtar

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 30th May 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

A Semiparametric Approach to Dimension Reduction

Statistics Seminar

by Yanyuan Ma

Institution: Texas A\&M University
Date: Tue 29th May 2012
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building, University of Melbourne

Abstract

Representations of quantum toroidal algebras

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Evgeny Mukhin

Institution: (IUPUI)
Date: Fri 25th May 2012
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Spectral Graph Theory (XII)

Graph Theory Reading Group

by Hamid Mokhtar

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 23rd May 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

One-parameter subgroups and exponentiation

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Paul Sobaje

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 18th May 2012
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Spectral Graph Theory (XI)

Graph Theory Reading Group

by Sanming Zhou

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 16th May 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Meetings with Computer Algebra and Special Functions

Colloquium

by Jon Borwein

Institution: University of Newcastle
Date: Tue 15th May 2012
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Richard Berry Building - Russell Love Theatre

Abstract

Schubert calculus for the affine Grassmannian.

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Arun Ram

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 11th May 2012
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract