Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



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

Nonparametric Covariate Adjustment in Copula-based Dependence Models

Departmental Seminar

by Dr Elif Acar

Institution: Dept of Mathematics and Statistics, McGill University, Canada
Date: Wed 22nd February 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Adaptive procedures for false discovery rate estimation

Departmental Seminar

by Dr Kun Liang

Institution: Dept of Statistics, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Date: Wed 22nd February 2012
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

From Shape-Constrained Density Estimation to Empirical Bayes Decision Rules

Statistics Seminar

by Ivan Mizera

Institution: University of Alberta, Canada
Date: Mon 20th February 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, University of Melbourne

Abstract

Diagrammatic methods in statistical mechanical lattice models.

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Stephen Mc Ateer

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 20th February 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 303, Architecture

Abstract

Walks on Diagrams

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Georgia Benkart

Institution: University of Wisconsin
Date: Fri 17th February 2012
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry

Abstract