Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



Homological Tools in Geometry III: Moment maps on flag varieties and piecewise linear functions

Miscellaneous Seminar

by Arun Ram

Institution: U. Melbourne
Date: Thu 26th November 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Discrete Stochastic Systems with Pairwise Interation

Stochastic Processes and Financial Mathematics

by Andrey Lange

Institution: Bauman Moscow State Technical University and Steklov Mathematical Institute of RAS
Date: Thu 26th November 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Unified Witten-Reshetikhin-Turaev Invariants for Homology Spheres

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Andrei Ratiu

Institution: Istanbul Bilgi University
Date: Mon 23rd November 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Sisalkraft Theatre, Architecture

Abstract

Homological Tools in Geometry II: Introduction to equivariant cohomology

Miscellaneous Seminar

by Arun Ram

Institution: U. Melbourne
Date: Thu 19th November 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Remarks on string theory and related topics

Tuesday Seminar

by Omar Foda

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics Department, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 17th November 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Representations of Birman-Murakami-Wenzl Algebras

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by John Enyang

Institution: U. Melbourne
Date: Mon 16th November 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Sisalkraft Theatre, Architecture

Abstract

Graph fusion algebras of ${\cal WLM}(p,p')$

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Jorgen Rasmussen

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics Dept., The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 16th November 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Homological Tools in Geometry I: Introduction to categories

Miscellaneous Seminar

by Arun Ram

Institution: U. Melbourne
Date: Thu 12th November 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Six vertex model and factorial Schur functions

Tuesday Seminar

by R. Brak

Institution:
Date: Tue 10th November 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 107

Abstract

The Weber-Seifert dodecahedral space: Theory, algorithms and computation in 3-manifold topology

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Ben Burton

Institution: U. Queensland
Date: Mon 9th November 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Sisalkraft Theatre, Architecture

Abstract

Oka manifolds

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Finnur Lárusson

Institution: U. Adelaide
Date: Mon 2nd November 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: JH Michell, Richard Berry

Abstract

A Monte Carlo Markov Chain Algorithm for a Class of Mixture Time Series Models

Statistics Seminar

by John Lau

Institution: UWA
Date: Fri 30th October 2009
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Theatre 1, ICT Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

The Physics of Matrix-Analytic Algorithms

Stochastic Processes and Financial Mathematics

by Peter Taylor

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics Dept, The University of Melbourne
Date: Thu 29th October 2009
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Old Geology 2, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Integrable systems and linear flows on tori

Tuesday Seminar

by Gus Schrader

Institution:
Date: Tue 27th October 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Conditional decision problems and hunting algorithms in group theory.

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Maurice Chiodo

Institution: U. Melbourne
Date: Mon 26th October 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Cuming Theatre, Chemistry

Abstract

Stationary solutions of some random recurrences/Occupation times for continuous time Markov chains

by Talks by Honours/PGDip Students

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics Dept, The University of Melbourne
Date: Thu 22nd October 2009
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Introduction to associated linear problems for Painleve equations

Tuesday Seminar

by Chris Ormerod

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics Dept, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 20th October 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Colloquium: Infinitely many bifurcations for rapidly growing nonlinearities

Colloquium

by Professor Norman Dancer

Institution: The University of Sydney
Date: Tue 20th October 2009
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

Spanning trees and Lattice Green Functions

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Tony Guttmann

Institution: MASCOS/Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 19th October 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Estimation for Non-negative Levy-driven CARMA Processes

Stochastic Processes and Financial Mathematics

by Peter Brockwell

Institution: Colorado State University and The University of Melbourne
Date: Thu 15th October 2009
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

A spin-1 loop correlator and its relation to the 2-dimensional symplectic Toda lattice

Tuesday Seminar

by Jan de Gier

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics Dept. The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 13th October 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Volumes of moduli spaces of complex algebraic curves

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Peter Zograf

Institution: Steklov Institute, St. Petersburg
Date: Mon 12th October 2009
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Cuming Theatre, Chemistry

Abstract

TBA

Clay-Mahler Lectures

by Mohammed Abouzaid

Institution: MIT/Clay Math
Date: Wed 7th October 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Babel Middle Theatre (106), The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Introduction to associated linear problems for Painleve equations

Tuesday Seminar

by Chris Ormerod

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 6th October 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Colloquium: Understanding hypersurfaces through tropical geometry

Colloquium

by Professor Mohammed Abouzaid

Institution: MIT
Date: Tue 6th October 2009
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract