Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



The geometry and combinatorics of Gromov-Witten theory

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Norman Do

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 4th November 2011
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

The Kelly Criterion: the application of information theory to horse racing

Tuesday Seminar

by Caley Finn

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 1st November 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building **Note different room**

Abstract

The Grid Minor Theorem, Part 2

Graph Theory Reading Group: Graph Minors

by Dr Gwenael Joret

Institution: Universite Libre de Bruxelles
Date: Mon 31st October 2011
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Masters, Honours, PG Dip Research Project Presentations

MSc/Honours/PGDip Project Seminars

by Masters, Honours, PG Dip Students

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 31st October 2011
Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Various locations

Abstract

Schubert calculus

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Arun Ram

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 28th October 2011
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Small area estimation of forest parameters in the Norwegian National Forest Inventory

Statistics Seminar

by Johannes Breidenbach

Institution: Norwegian Forest and Landscape Institute
Date: Tue 25th October 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, University of Melbourne

Abstract

Bethe Ansaetzen for open ASEP models with non-diagonal boundary matrices

Tuesday Seminar

by Eric Ragoucy

Institution: Laboratoire d'Annecy-le-Vieux de Physique Théorique
Date: Tue 25th October 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: room 215, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

First-Fit chain partitioning of partial orders

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Gwenael Joret

Institution: Université Libre de Bruxelles
Date: Tue 25th October 2011
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Introduction to the A polynomial

Volume Conjecture Seminar

by Callum Sleigh

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 24th October 2011
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Room 107 - Richard Berry building

Abstract

The grid minor theorem, part 1

Graph Theory Reading Group: Graph Minors

by David Wood

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 24th October 2011
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Do the wave invariants of a Riemannian orbifold detect its singular structure?

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Liz Stanhope

Institution: Lewis and Clark
Date: Fri 21st October 2011
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

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

Tuesday Seminar

by Anthony Mays

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 18th October 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Untangling Planar Graphs

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Vida Dujmovic

Institution: Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada
Date: Tue 18th October 2011
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Grid Minor Theorem for Planar Graphs

Graph Theory Reading Group: Graph Minors

by David Wood

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 17th October 2011
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

The concept of p-deficiency and its applications

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Anitha Thillaisundaram

Institution: Cambridge
Date: Wed 12th October 2011
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Forecasting electricity demand distributions using a semiparametric additive model

Statistics Seminar

by Rob J Hyndman

Institution: Monash University
Date: Tue 11th October 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, University of Melbourne

Abstract

A diagrammatic representation of the \(sl(n) F\)-matrix

Tuesday Seminar

by Steve McAteer

Institution:
Date: Tue 11th October 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Configuration spaces in topology and geometry

Colloquium

by Craig Westerland

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 11th October 2011
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry building

Abstract

Modular Tensor Categories and Topological Quantum Field Theory II

Volume Conjecture Seminar

by Callum Sleigh

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 10th October 2011
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Room 107 - Richard Berry building

Abstract

Recent developments on Ricci flow of surfaces

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Jim Isenberg

Institution: Oregon
Date: Fri 7th October 2011
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

On the value of information in group-theoretic decision problems

Completion Seminar

by Maurice Chiodo

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 4th October 2011
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russel Love Theatre

Abstract

Modular Tensor Categories and Topological Quantum Field Theory

Volume Conjecture Seminar

by Callum Sleigh

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 3rd October 2011
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Room 107 - Richard Berry building

Abstract

The two disjoint rooted paths problem, II

Graph Theory Reading Group: Graph Minors

by Dr Gwenael Joret

Institution: Universite Libre de Bruxelles
Date: Mon 3rd October 2011
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Dealing with the GC-content bias in second-generation DNA sequence data

Statistics Seminar

by Terry Speed

Institution: The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
Date: Tue 27th September 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213 Richard Berry Building, University of Melbourne

Abstract

The two disjoint rooted paths problem

Graph Theory Reading Group: Graph Minors

by Gwena\"el Joret

Institution: Universit\'e Libre de Bruxelles
Date: Mon 26th September 2011
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building

Abstract