Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



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

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