Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



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

The Kervaire invariant problem

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Mike Hopkins

Institution: Harvard
Date: Fri 1st October 2010
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

What percentage of Children in the US are Eating a Healthy Diet? A Statistical Approach

Statistics Seminar

by Professor Raymond J Carroll

Institution: Texas A&M University, Texas USA
Date: Tue 21st September 2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Russel Love Theatre, Richard Berry Building, The Univesity of Melbourne

Abstract

Equipment Replacement in Forestry Harvesting Operations

ORSUM Seminar

by Matthew Baxter

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 17th September 2010
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Room 307, 3rd Floor, Alice Hoy building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Change-of-measure in the square-root process

Completion Seminar

by Stephen Chin

Institution: Centre for Actuarial Studies, The University of Melbourne
Date: Thu 16th September 2010
Time: 1:05 PM
Location: Prest Theatre, Economics & Commerce Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

"Exactly Solved Models in Statistical Mechanics"

Tuesday Seminar

by Jan de Gier and Maria Tsarenko

Institution: Mathematics & Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 14th September 2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Geometric aspects of Learning Theory

Colloquium

by Professor Shahar Mendelson

Institution: Australian National University
Date: Tue 14th September 2010
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

Invariant subspaces of the LK representation of the braid group

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Claire Levaillant

Institution: Paris, France
Date: Mon 13th September 2010
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Old Arts Theatre B, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

currently working with "Exactly Solved Models in Statistical Mechanics"

Tuesday Seminar

by Jan de Gier

Institution: Dept of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 7th September 2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Index theorems on open manifolds

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Adam Rennie

Institution: ANU
Date: Mon 6th September 2010
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Old Arts Theatre B, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Set Cover Algorithms for very large datasets

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Tony Wirth

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 31st August 2010
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Theater 3, 111 Barry Street

Abstract

The geometry and combinatorics of moduli spaces of curves

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Dr Norman Do

Institution: Department of Mathematics & Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 30th August 2010
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Old Arts B, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Some new results on the degree-diameter and the degree-girth problems, both asymptotic and non-existential

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Guillermo Pineda-Villavicencio

Institution: University of Ballarat
Date: Thu 26th August 2010
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Old Geology 1, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

The [v]th Easy Piece

Tuesday Seminar

by Norm Frankel

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 24th August 2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Colloquium: Complex dynamical networks: Identification, control and synchronization

Colloquium

by Dr Jinhu Lu

Institution: Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
Date: Tue 24th August 2010
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

Cellularity and the Jones Basic Construction

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Fred Goodman

Institution: University of Iowa, USA
Date: Mon 23rd August 2010
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Old Arts Theatre B, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

The Euler characteristic of webs and Khovanov-Rozansky homology

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Daniel Murfet

Institution: Hausdorff Center, Bonn, Germany
Date: Fri 20th August 2010
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Y-system for the exact spectrum of AdS/CFT

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by V Kazakov

Institution: Ecole Normale Superieure
Date: Thu 19th August 2010
Time: 1:45 PM
Location: Room 910, Doug McDonnell Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Worm Monte Carlo dynamics for Loop models and Potts antiferromagnets

Tuesday Seminar

by Dr Tim Garoni

Institution: MASCOS/Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 17th August 2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Grassmann fields for spanning hyperforests

Centre of Excellence for Mathematics and Statistics of Complex Systems Seminar

by Andrea Bedini

Institution: MASCOS/Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 16th August 2010
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Theatre 1, Alan Gilbert Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

The degenerate two-boundary Hecke algebra

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Zajj Daugherty

Institution: St Olaf College, USA
Date: Mon 16th August 2010
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Old Arts Theatre B, The University of Melbourne

Abstract