Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



"micro-conference" on Probability Theory & Its Applications

Stochastic Processes Seminar

by Andrew Barbour, Daniel Dufresne, Fima Klebaner, Owen Jones

Institution:
Date: Tue 27th March 2012
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 1, Parkville Campus, Melbourne Uni

Abstract

Confidence intervals in regression centred on the SCAD estimator

Statistics Seminar

by Paul Kabaila

Institution: La Trobe University
Date: Tue 27th March 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, University of Melbourne

Abstract

Numerical Solutions of Optimal Risk Control and Dividend Optimization Policies with Singular Controls

Stochastic Processes and Financial Mathematics

by Zhuo Jin

Institution: Centre for Actuarial Studies, MU
Date: Thu 22nd March 2012
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Old Geology-Theatre 2

Abstract

Spectral graph theory (IV)

Graph Theory Reading Group

by Sanming Zhou

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 21st March 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Hadwiger's Conjecture for Symmetric Graphs

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

Ph.D. Confirmation Talk

by Bin Jia

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 21st March 2012
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Jordan Structure of Loop Models

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Prof Yvan Saint-Aubin

Institution: Montreal University, Canada
Date: Tue 20th March 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Kinetic Theory of modern rarefied gas flows - Highly oscillatory gas flows

Applied Mathematics Student Seminar

by Jason Nassios

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 20th March 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 1

Abstract

Zeros of systems of quadratic forms

Colloquium

by Roger Heath-Brown

Institution: University of Oxford
Date: Tue 20th March 2012
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Richard Berry Building - Russell Love Theatre

Abstract

Modular branching rules for projective representations of symmetric groups and lowering operators for the supergroup Q(n)

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Sasha Kleshchev

Institution: Oregon
Date: Fri 16th March 2012
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Spectral graph theory (III)

Graph Theory Reading Group

by Sanming Zhou

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 14th March 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Semivarying Coefficient Models for Capture--recapture Data: Colony Size Estimation for the Little Penguin \(Eudyptula\) \(minor\).

Completion Seminar

by Jakub Stoklosa

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 13th March 2012
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Richard Berry Building - Russell Love Theatre

Abstract

Finite volume projective manifolds

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Stephan Tillmann

Institution: University of Sydney
Date: Fri 9th March 2012
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Directed Compact Percolation near a damp wall

Completion Seminar

by Heather Lonsdale

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 9th March 2012
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Richard Berry Building - Russell Love Theatre

Abstract

Spectral graph theory (II)

Graph Theory Reading Group

by Sanming Zhou

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 7th March 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Local Bilinear Multiple-Output Quantile Regression: from L1 Optimization to Regression Depth

Statistics Seminar

by Marc Hallin

Institution: Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
Date: Tue 6th March 2012
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, University of Melbourne

Abstract

Domination numbers, three-arc graph construction and symmetric graphs

Completion Seminar

by Guangjun Xu

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 6th March 2012
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Richard Berry Building - Russell Love Theatre

Abstract

Random Geometric Graphs Induced by Stationary Point Processes

Stochastic Processes Seminar

by Volker Schmidt

Institution: Ulm University, Institute of Stochastics
Date: Fri 2nd March 2012
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Branching Processes: The Long March from Simplistic Individualism to Collective Interaction

Stochastic Processes Seminar

by Peter Jagers

Institution: Chalmers University of Technology
Date: Thu 1st March 2012
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Spectral graph theory

Graph Theory Reading Group

by Sanming Zhou

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 29th February 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Wide Containers in Gaussian Networks

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

Honours Project Presentation

by Muhammad Adib Surani

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 29th February 2012
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Comparison of Two Crossing Hazard Rate Functions

Statistics Seminar

by Peihua Qiu

Institution: University of Minnesota, USA
Date: Tue 28th February 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, University of Melbourne

Abstract

The SOS model with domain wall boundaries

Tuesday Seminar

by Wellington Galleas

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 28th February 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

New Variational Principle for Integrable Systems

Colloquium

by Professor Frank W Nijhoff

Institution: University of Leeds
Date: Tue 28th February 2012
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Richard Berry Building - Russell Love Theatre

Abstract

Knot invariants, normal surfaces and integer programming

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Ben Burton

Institution: University of Queensland
Date: Thu 23rd February 2012
Time: 1:30 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

On robust estimation via pseudo-additive information

Departmental Seminar

by Dr Davide Ferrari

Institution: University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
Date: Wed 22nd February 2012
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract