Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



The Pachner graph and the simplification of 3-sphere triangulations

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Ben Burton

Institution: University of Queensland
Date: Mon 8th November 2010
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Room 215 Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

On the proof by Duminil-Copin and Smirnov for the honeycomb lattice growth constant

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Tony Guttmann

Institution: MASCOS/Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 8th November 2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213 Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Towards solving MINLPs within a Constraint Integer Programming Framework: Algorithms and Applications

ORSUM Seminar

by Ambros Gleixner and Stefan Vigerske

Institution: ZIB, Berlin
Date: Fri 5th November 2010
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Access Grid Room, RMIT (host) 8.9.66

Abstract

Simple ribbon moves and primeness of knots

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Tatsuya Tsukamoto

Institution: Osaka Institute of Technology
Date: Tue 2nd November 2010
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Fibre bundles with reductive structure group over an algebraic variety

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Peter O'Sullivan

Institution: ANU
Date: Mon 1st November 2010
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Room 213 Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

What is constraint integer programming?

ORSUM Seminar

by Timo Berthold

Institution: ZIB, Berlin
Date: Fri 29th October 2010
Time: 4:30 PM
Location: Access Grid Room, RMIT (host) 8.9.66

Abstract

***currently working with "How Algebraic Bethe Ansatz works for integrable model", by L.D. Faddeev***

Tuesday Seminar

by Alex Lee

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 26th October 2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

ICE FALCON - Inference on Causation from Elimination of FAmiliaL

Colloquium

by Professor John Hopper

Institution: Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic (MEGA) Epidemiology, Melbourne School of Population Health
Date: Tue 26th October 2010
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

How to survive Real-World Projects as a Mathematician (Lessons and experiences from 10 years of industry projects)

ORSUM Seminar

by Thorsten Koch

Institution: ZIB, Berlin
Date: Wed 20th October 2010
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Room 706, Doug McDonell Building, Building 168, University of Melbourne

Abstract

A Stochastic Model of Coupled Enzymatic Processing

Stochastic Processes and Financial Mathematics

by Professor Ruth Williams

Institution: Department of Mathematics, UCSD
Date: Wed 20th October 2010
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Architecture-G19 (Sisalkraft Theatre), The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Challenges in Modelling Extreme Values in Meteorological Applications

Confirmation talk

by Indriati Bisono

Institution: Dept of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 20th October 2010
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Elisabeth Murdoch-Room 148-1st Floor, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Non Parametric Regression when both Response and Predictor are Random Curves

Statistics Seminar

by Frederic Ferraty

Institution: Universit Paul Sabatier, France
Date: Tue 19th October 2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: 103 (eZone), Architecture, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Phase Transitions and Yang-Baxter Integrability in Two Dimensions

Colloquium

by Professor Paul Pearce

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 19th October 2010
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

A Diagrammatic Primer on Phase Transitions and Integrability in Two Dimensions

2010 Inaugural Professorial Lecture Program

by Professor Paul Pearce

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics Department, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 12th October 2010
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Elisabeth Murdoch Theatre

Abstract

Estimates on eigenfunctions at the boundary, and the "Method of Particular Solutions" for computing them

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Andrew Hassell

Institution: ANU
Date: Tue 12th October 2010
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Old Arts Theatre B, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Differential Geometry Control Theory

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Victor Ayala

Institution: Universidad Catolica del Norte
Date: Tue 12th October 2010
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: 615 Redmond Barry, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Estimating Differential Equations from Real Data

Statistics Seminar

by Dr Jiguo Cao

Institution: Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada
Date: Tue 12th October 2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: 103 (eZone), Architecture, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

currently working with "Exactly Solved Models in Statistical Mechanics", by R.J. Baxter

Tuesday Seminar

by Nick Witte

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 12th October 2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Quantum Billiards

Colloquium

by Dr Andrew Hassell

Institution: Australian National University
Date: Tue 12th October 2010
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

A generalisation of the deformation variety

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Henry Segerman

Institution: Department of Mathematics & Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 11th October 2010
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Old Arts Theatre B, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Some ecological and environmental applications of Bayesian methods

Statistics Seminar

by David Elston

Institution: Biomathematics and Statistics Scotland
Date: Fri 8th October 2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology, Theatre 2

Abstract

On the multivariate fractional Brownian motion

Stochastic Processes and Financial Mathematics

by Pierre-Olivier Amblard

Institution: CNRS-France & Dept Mathematics & Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 6th October 2010
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: David Caro-Hercus Theatre, Physics Room 105, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Levy based modelling in spatial statistics

Statistics Seminar

by Eva Vedel Jensen

Institution: University of Aarhus, Denmark
Date: Tue 5th October 2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

"Exactly Solved Models in Statistical Mechanics", by R.J. Baxter

Tuesday Seminar

by Gus Schrader

Institution: Mathematics & Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 5th October 2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Iwasawa Theory for Modular Forms

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Antonio Lei

Institution: Monash University
Date: Mon 4th October 2010
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Old Arts Theatre B, The University of Melbourne

Abstract