Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



Dendroidal sets, Cisinski-Moerdijk model structure, and first steps towards a geometric realization

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Ittay Weiss

Institution: University of the South Pacific
Date: Fri 27th January 2012
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Stacks, Queues, Deques and their Representation as Graphs

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Prof. Franz Brandenburg

Institution: University of Passau, Germany
Date: Wed 25th January 2012
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Probabilistic Index Models

Statistics Seminar

by Olivier Thas

Institution: Ghent University, Belgium
Date: Tue 24th January 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, University of Melbourne

Abstract

Free subgroups of groups with few relations

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by John Wilson

Institution: Oxford
Date: Fri 20th January 2012
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Totally disconnected, locally compact groups

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by George Willis

Institution: Newcastle
Date: Fri 13th January 2012
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Topological insulators and their edge states.

Tuesday Seminar

*** NOTE UNUSUAL DAY - FRIDAY SEMINAR***

by Victor Gurarie

Institution: Department of Physics, University of Colorado
Date: Fri 6th January 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building **Note different room**

Abstract

A lightcone construction of the twin building of a hyperbolic Kac-Moody group

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Lisa Carbone

Institution: Rutgers
Date: Tue 20th December 2011
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Impact of boundaries on fully connected random geometric networks

Tuesday Seminar

by Orestis Georgiou

Institution: Max-Planck-Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems, Dresden
Date: Tue 20th December 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

The affine BMW algebra and its degenerate version

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Zajj Daugherty

Institution: Dartmouth
Date: Fri 16th December 2011
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Uniform consistency for nonparametric estimators in null recurrent time series

Statistics Seminar

by Degui Li

Institution: Monash University
Date: Tue 6th December 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, University of Melbourne

Abstract

RTT algebras and Algebraic Bethe ansatz

Tuesday Seminar

by Arun Ram

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 6th December 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Six-vertex and eight-vertex models on their combinatorial line

Tuesday Seminar

by Dr Paul Zinn-Justin

Institution: LPTHE, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie - Paris
Date: Tue 29th November 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

An Introduction to the Graph Minor Structure Theorem

Graph Theory Reading Group: Graph Minors

There will be considerable overlap between this talk and my talk at ACCMCC, so I understand if you prefer to see it fresh at ACCMCC.

by David Wood

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 28th November 2011
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

The first* theorem of Set Theory

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Mícheál Ó Searcóid

Institution: University College Dublin
Date: Fri 25th November 2011
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Quantum Geometry of 3-Dimensional Lattices: Existence as Integrability

Miscellaneous Seminar

by Prof. Vladimir Bazhanov

Institution: Australian National University
Date: Wed 23rd November 2011
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

New examples of totally disconnected, locally compact groups coming from geometric group theory

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Murray Elder

Institution: Newcastle
Date: Tue 22nd November 2011
Time: 2:30 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Computing highly accurate parametric inference from discrete data

Statistics Seminar

by Chris J. Lloyd

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 22nd November 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, University of Melbourne

Abstract

Equivalences between quantum and classical models. .

Tuesday Seminar

by Jo Hutchinson

Institution: University of Bristol
Date: Tue 22nd November 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Algebraic K-theory of topological algebras

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Snigdhayan Mahanta

Institution: Adelaide
Date: Fri 18th November 2011
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

The supermarket model with arrival rate tending to 1

Stochastic Processes and Financial Mathematics

by Malwina Luczak

Institution: University of Sheffield
Date: Wed 16th November 2011
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Self-avoiding walks interacting with a surface.

Tuesday Seminar

by Tony Guttmann

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 15th November 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Vertices of high degree in the preferential attachment tree

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Graham Brightwell

Institution: London School of Economics, UK
Date: Tue 15th November 2011
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

The Grid Minor Theorem, Part 4

Graph Theory Reading Group: Graph Minors

by Dr Vida Dujmovic

Institution: Carleton University, Ottawa
Date: Mon 14th November 2011
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Bayesian semiparametric GARCH models

Statistics Seminar

by Xibin (Bill) Zhang

Institution: Monash University
Date: Tue 8th November 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, University of Melbourne

Abstract

The (skew-)orthogonal polynomial method for correlations of real random matrices - Part II

Tuesday Seminar

by Anthony Mays

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 8th November 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building

Abstract