Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



Hadwiger's Graph Colouring Conjecture

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Dr David Wood

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 16th March 2010
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

POSTPONED: new date TBA - Noncommutative symmetries in integrable models

Tuesday Seminar

SEMINAR POSTPONED. NEW DATE TBA

by Dr. Omar Foda (University of Melbourne)

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Date: Tue 16th March 2010
Time: 12:00 AM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Bldg

Abstract

Characterization of Probability Distributions and Process Modeling

BELZ Lecture Series

by Prof Boyan Dimitrov, Kettering University (MI, USA)

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 15th March 2010
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Room 712, Doug McDonell Bldg

Abstract

Asymptotic equivalence of functional linear regression and a white noise inverse problem

Statistics Seminar

by Alexander Meister

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics Dept
Date: Fri 12th March 2010
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Bldg

Abstract

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VIDEO lecture recorded at IST Lisbon on 15/10/2009

by Nicholas Orantin

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics
Date: Fri 12th March 2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: JH Michell Theatre

Abstract

The Degree-Diameter Problem: A Few Results and a Wealth of Open Problems

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Guillermo Pineda-Villavicencio, University of Ballarat

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics
Date: Fri 12th March 2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: room 306, Alice Hoy Building

Abstract

EXIT TIMES FOR SOME ADDITIVE PROCESSES

Stochastic Processes and Financial Mathematics

by Prof Martin Jacobsen, University of Copenhagen

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics Dept
Date: Tue 9th March 2010
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

The Uncertain Force of Mortality Framework:

PUBLIC LECTURE

(161 Barry Street, corner of Grattan and Barry St.), University of Melbourne

by Professor Alexander Szimayer, University of Bonn

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 9th March 2010
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Theatre 3 (room 121, Level 1), Alan Gilbert Building

Abstract

Ideal boundaries of pseudo-Anosov flows and applications to large scale structure of flows and foliations

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Sergio Fenley

Institution: Florida State University
Date: Tue 9th March 2010
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2

Abstract

Enumerating some classes of lattice polygons

Tuesday Seminar

by Nick Beaton

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Date: Tue 9th March 2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213

Abstract

Simplicial harmonic maps of surfaces

Departmental Seminar

by Professor Joel Hass, University of California Davis

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics Department
Date: Tue 9th March 2010
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg

Abstract

Colloquium: Simplicial harmonic maps of surfaces

Colloquium

by Professor Joel Hass

Institution: University of California Davis
Date: Tue 9th March 2010
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

Statistical Methods for the analysis of high dimensional data

Completion talk

University of Melbourne

by Hugh Miller

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics Department
Date: Tue 9th March 2010
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Staff Tea Room, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Characterization of Probability Distributions and Process Modeling

BELZ Lecture Series

by Prof Boyan Dimitrov, Kettering University (MI, USA)

Institution:
Date: Mon 8th March 2010
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Room 712, Doug McDonell Bldg, University of Melbourne

Abstract

Stochastic Routing Models in Sensor Networks

Completion talk

by Paul Keeler

Institution: Department of MASCOS/Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 5th March 2010
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Theatre 2, Old Geology

Abstract

An introduction to p-adic modular forms

Confirmation talk

by Max Flander

Institution: Dept Mathematics and Statistics
Date: Tue 2nd March 2010
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Belz Room, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Cores of vertex-transitive graphs

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Ricky Rotheram

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 2nd March 2010
Time: 1:15 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Constant terms and multivariate polynomials

Tuesday Seminar

by Jan de Gier

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 2nd March 2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

PhD Seminar: The performance of procedures in high-dimensional multiple hypothesis testing in the presence of dependence

Colloquium

by Sandy Clarke

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics, University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 2nd March 2010
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

Efficient and generic methods for obtaining tight bounds for Bermudan exotic derivatives using Monte Carlo simulation

Stochastic Processes and Financial Mathematics

by Chris Beveridge

Institution:
Date: Mon 1st March 2010
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Alice Hoy, room 325

Abstract

The Optimization Services Project on COIN-OR

ORSUM Seminar

by Bob Fourer

Institution: Northwestern University, USA
Date: Fri 26th February 2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

MathML: LaTeX is Not the Only Fruit

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Stephen Mc Ateer

Institution: U. Melbourne
Date: Thu 25th February 2010
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry

Abstract

Symmetric Tilings and Enumeration in the Aztec Diamond

Tuesday Seminar

by Pongphat Taptagaporn

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 23rd February 2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

PhD Seminar: Bubbles, drops and the physics of their collisions

Colloquium

NOT held in Russell Love Theatre

by Ofer Manor

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics, University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 23rd February 2010
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Engineering C2 Theatre, Civil Engineering Building

Abstract

Applications of Finite State Systems and Ring Constructions

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Andrei Kelarev

Institution:
Date: Mon 22nd February 2010
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry

Abstract