Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



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

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