Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



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

Some geometric methods in modular representation theory

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Geordie Williamson

Institution: Oxford
Date: Mon 5th October 2009
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Cuming Theatre, Chemistry

Abstract

TBA

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Louis Rowen

Institution: Bar-Ilan UNiversity
Date: Mon 5th October 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Cuming Theatre, Chemistry

Abstract

Graph fusion algebras and Verlinde formulas for logarithmic minimal models

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Professor Paul Pearce

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 5th October 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Systems biology and bioinformatics

Statistics Seminar

by Vladimir Likic

Institution: Bio21 Institute
Date: Tue 22nd September 2009
Time: 1:15 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Discretely Holomorphic Observable and its connection with Integrability

Tuesday Seminar

by Maria Tsarenko

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 22nd September 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213

Abstract

Mapping functional brain activity related to Epilepsy

Continuum Modelling Seminar

by Kaushik Bhaganagarapu

Institution: PhD student, Brain Research Institute
Date: Thu 17th September 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Old Geology 1, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Characterizations and algorithms for topological containment of wheel graphs

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Rebecca Robinson

Institution: Monash University
Date: Tue 15th September 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Pseudo diagrams of knots, links and spatial graphs and its related topics

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Ryo Hanaki

Institution: Waseda University
Date: Tue 15th September 2009
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Hercus Theatre, David Caro

Abstract

On the Critical Line

Tuesday Seminar

by Norm Frankel

Institution:
Date: Tue 15th September 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Dispersal, settling and layer formation

Continuum Modelling Seminar

by Associate Professor Barry Hughes

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 14th September 2009
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Doug McDonnell Bldg - 309 (Denis Driscoll Theaterette), The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Complex WKB Analysis of a PT Symmetric Eigenvalue Problem

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Mark Sorrell

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 14th September 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geolofy 2, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Random tesselations with applications to spatial communication networks

Miscellaneous Seminar

M Belz Short Course consisting of 3 lectures

by Professor Guenter Last

Institution: Universitaet Karlsruhe, Germany
Date: Wed 9th September 2009
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: various

Abstract

A combinatorial approach to Tutte polynomial inequalities

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Arun P Mani

Institution: Monash University
Date: Tue 8th September 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Rational Solutions of Soliton equations and Applications to Vortex Dynamics

Tuesday Seminar

by Professor Peter Clarkson

Institution: University of Kent, UK
Date: Tue 8th September 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Chaos expansion of Poisson functionals

Centre of Excellence for Mathematics and Statistics of Complex Systems Seminar

by Professor Guenter Last

Institution: Karlsruhe Universitaet
Date: Fri 4th September 2009
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Theatre 1, ICT Bldg, Ground Floor, 111 Barry Street

Abstract

Littlewoods conjecture

Colloquium

by Andrew Pollington

Institution: Director - Algebra, Number Theory and Combinatorics panel, National Science Foundation
Date: Thu 3rd September 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location:

Abstract

Rook polynomials, matchings and permanents

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Ian Wanless

Institution: School of Mathematical Sciences, Monash University
Date: Tue 1st September 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract