Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



The mathematics of Temperley-Lieb

Tuesday Seminar

by David Ridout

Institution: ANU
Date: Tue 3rd May 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Virasoro Representations Beyond an Introduction

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by David Ridout

Institution: ANU
Date: Mon 2nd May 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

How abelianization of subgroups of braid groups applies to cohomology

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Vincent Beck

Institution: ENS Cachan, France
Date: Wed 27th April 2011
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

"On the effect of risky investments on the ruin probabilities of

Completion Seminar

by Sheng Lin

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 20th April 2011
Time: 1:15 PM
Location: Room 213,

Abstract

Some new aspherical 4-manifolds

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Hyam Rubinstein

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 19th April 2011
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Old Arts D, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

The current large deviation function of the asymmetric simple exclusion process

Tuesday Seminar

by Jan de Gier

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 19th April 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

From Data to Decisions in Ambulance Redeployment

ORSUM Seminar

by Shane G Henderson

Institution: Cornell University, USA
Date: Fri 15th April 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Limit Proxy Methods for Fast Monte-Carlo Greeks

Stochastic Processes and Financial Mathematics

by Jiun Hong Chan

Institution: The Centre for Actuarial Studies, The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 13th April 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

(Very) Fast estimation and testing of (very) large dimensional heavy-tailed elliptical distributions

Statistics Seminar

by David Veredas

Institution: Université libre de Bruxelles
Date: Tue 12th April 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Threshold quantities for epidemics

Colloquium

by Professor Mick Roberts

Institution: Centre for Mathematical Biology, IIMS & NZIAS, Massey University
Date: Tue 12th April 2011
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre

Abstract

Osmotically driven deformation of a stable water film

Confirmation talk

by Sue Ann Chen

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 11th April 2011
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Old Geology 1, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Lie Algebroids and Uniformization

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Anthony Blaom

Institution: Auckland, New Zealand
Date: Fri 8th April 2011
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Applications of an argument by Harrington

Set Theory Seminar

by Leigh Humphries

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Thu 7th April 2011
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Chern Simons Theory with Complex Gauge Group and Topological String Theory of the A Polynomial

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Callum Sleigh

Institution: Dept of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 5th April 2011
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Old Arts D,The University of Melbourne

Abstract

An introduction to the nested Bethe Ansatz (part 3)

Tuesday Seminar

by Michael Wheeler

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 29th March 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

An introduction to the nested Bethe Ansatz (part 2)

Tuesday Seminar

by Michael Wheeler

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 22nd March 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

On Anti-Collusion Codes and Tracing Algorithms for Multimedia Fingerprinting

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Ying Miao

Institution: Department of Social Systems and Management, University of Tsukuba, Japan
Date: Mon 21st March 2011
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Hercus Theatre (L105, first floor), David Caro Building (Physics), The University of Melbourne

Abstract

An introduction to the nested Bethe Ansatz (Part 1)

Tuesday Seminar

by Michael Wheeler

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 15th March 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Discrete Minimal Energy Problems

Colloquium

by Professor Edward B. Saff

Institution: Vanderbilt University
Date: Tue 15th March 2011
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre

Abstract

Numerical solutions to BGK equation for unsteady flows

Confirmation talk

by Ying Wan Yap

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 9th March 2011
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Jim Potter Room, Old Physics Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Polytopes, shuffles, quivers and flags

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Professor Arun Ram

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 8th March 2011
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Old Arts D, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Factorising F-tensors by diagrammatic tensor notation

Tuesday Seminar

by Stephen McAteer

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 8th March 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Constraint Satisfaction Problems and Universal Algebra

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Marcel Jackson

Institution: School of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences, La Trobe University, Melbourne
Date: Mon 7th March 2011
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Hercus Theatre (L105, 1st floor) David Caro Building (Physics) The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Finitely presented abelian-by-nilpotent Lie algebras

Completion Seminar

by Sze-Yu Chen

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Thu 3rd March 2011
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Veering triangulations admit strict angle structures

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Henry Segerman

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics,The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 1st March 2011
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Old Arts D, The University of Melbourne

Abstract