Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



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

TBA

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Jacqui Ramagge

Institution: University of Wollongong
Date: Fri 17th February 2012
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry

Abstract

Cocompact lattices on \( \tilde{A}_2\) buildings.

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Anne Thomas

Institution: University of Sydney
Date: Fri 17th February 2012
Time: 11:15 AM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry

Abstract

Representations of classical groups and partially ordered sets.

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Sangjib Kim

Institution: University of Queensland
Date: Fri 17th February 2012
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry

Abstract

Support varieties for reductive groups

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Paul Sobaje

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Thu 16th February 2012
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry

Abstract

Combinatorics of Lyndon words

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Amy Glen

Institution: Murdoch University
Date: Thu 16th February 2012
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry

Abstract

Minimal length elements in a conjugacy class of an affine Weyl group

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Xuhua He

Institution: Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Date: Thu 16th February 2012
Time: 11:15 AM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry

Abstract

A Talk on the Weyl Side

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Georgia Benkart

Institution: University of Wisconsin
Date: Thu 16th February 2012
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry

Abstract

Combinatorics, representations, and structure of Lie type

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Georgia Benkart, Amy Glen, Xuhua He, Sangjib Kim, Jacqui Ramagge, Paul Sobaje, and Anne Thomas

Institution:
Date: Thu 16th February 2012
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry

Abstract

Organic Photovoltaic Devices, Drift-Diffusion Systems and Entropy Methods

Continuum Modelling Seminar

This is joint work with Dan Brinkman, Peter Markowich (DAMTP, University of Cambridge) and Marie-Therese Wolfram (University of Vienna)

by Prof Klemens Fellner

Institution: University of Graz, Austria
Date: Wed 15th February 2012
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, University of Melbourne

Abstract

Exit and dividend problems of a two-dimensional risk process

Stochastic Processes and Financial Mathematics

by Zbigniew Palmowski

Institution: Mathematical Institute, University of Wroclaw
Date: Wed 15th February 2012
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Richard Berry Building, room 215

Abstract

Mathematical Modelling of Layering within Nature

Completion Seminar

by James Caffrey

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 14th February 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Richard Berry Building - Russell Love Theatre

Abstract

Response adaptive repeated measurement designs in the presence of treatment effects

Statistics Seminar

by Keumhee Carrière Chough

Institution: University of Alberta, Canada
Date: Tue 14th February 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, University of Melbourne

Abstract

Geometric Asymptotics or "How I learnt to stop worrying and love exceptional Lie groups"

Tuesday Seminar

by Nalini Joshi

Institution: The University of Sydney
Date: Tue 14th February 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building **Note back in original room**

Abstract