Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



Colloquium: Statistical analysis of genetic data to find genes involved in disease

Colloquium

by Dr Melanie Bahlo

Institution: Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
Date: Tue 19th May 2009
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

Real projective structures on 3-orbifolds and projective invariants

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Suhyoung Choi

Institution: Kaist
Date: Mon 18th May 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: David Caro Building, Room 211

Abstract

Fast algorithms for self-avoiding walks

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Nathan Clisby

Institution:
Date: Mon 18th May 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Variations on Gandy-Harrington

Set Theory Seminar

by Greg Hjorth

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Thu 14th May 2009
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Essential surfaces derived from knot and link diagrams

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Makoto Ozawa

Institution: Komazawa University
Date: Mon 11th May 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: David Caro Building, Room 211

Abstract

A complex network view of dense granular media

Centre of Excellence for Mathematics and Statistics of Complex Systems Seminar

by David M Walker

Institution: Maths & Stats Dept/The University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 8th May 2009
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Theatre 1, ICT Bld, Ground Floor, 111 Barry Street

Abstract

Model Existence Game and \Sigma^1_1

Set Theory Seminar

by Raj Dahya

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Thu 7th May 2009
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Bld, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Decoupled equations for studying Complex Systems

by Dr Rob Moss

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Thu 7th May 2009
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Room 225 James Hardie Theatre, 2nd Floor Architecture Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Constructing the extended Haagerup planar algebra

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Emily Peters

Institution: UC Berkeley
Date: Mon 4th May 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: David Caro Building, Room 211

Abstract

"Integer Programming Based Local Search & Advances in Load Planning for Less-Than-Truckload Carriers"

ORSUM Seminar

by Martin Savelsbergh

Institution: Georgia Institute of Technology
Date: Mon 4th May 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building (M&S), The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Worm Algorithms

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Tim Garoni

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 4th May 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg (M&S), The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Wild emergence of complex organisation in a simpler cellular automata

Centre of Excellence for Mathematics and Statistics of Complex Systems Seminar

by Tony Smith

Institution: Complex Systems Analyst, Meme Media
Date: Fri 1st May 2009
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Theatre 1, ICT Building (111 Barry Street)

Abstract

Chern-Simons classes on loop spaces and diffeomorphism groups

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Steve Rosenberg

Institution: Boston University
Date: Mon 27th April 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: David Caro Building, Room 211

Abstract

Mathematics for Corporate Australia

ORSUM Seminar

by Joe Forbes

Institution: Founder and Director, Biarri Corporation
Date: Fri 24th April 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building (Maths & Stats) University of Melbourne

Abstract

The non-existence of certain search algorithms and their applications to group theory

Set Theory Seminar

by Maurice Chiodo

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Thu 23rd April 2009
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Functors for representations of GL(n,F)

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Peter Trapa

Institution: Utah
Date: Mon 20th April 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: David Caro Building, Room 211

Abstract

The Evolution of Networks of Competing Boolean Nodes

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Professor Kevin Bassler

Institution: Dept of Physics, University of Houston
Date: Mon 20th April 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 316, Alice Hoy Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Mixed Integer Bilevel Programming

ORSUM Seminar

by Ted Ralphs

Institution: Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Lehigh University
Date: Wed 15th April 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, University of Melbourne

Abstract

The Independence of Universal Sets

Set Theory Seminar

by Leigh Humphries

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Thu 9th April 2009
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Vega Control

Stochastic Processes and Financial Mathematics

by Nick Denson

Institution: The University of Melbourne, Centre for Actuarial Studies
Date: Thu 9th April 2009
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

New Bayesian methods for testing independence in large sparse two-way contingency tables

Statistics Seminar

by Professor Murray Aitkin

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Thu 9th April 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Room 516, Redmond Barry bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Trans-dimensional Metropolis-Hastings using parallel chains

Statistics Seminar

by Sally Wood

Institution: Melbourne Business School
Date: Tue 7th April 2009
Time: 1:15 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Traffic Models

Statistical Mechanics/Combinatorics/Algebra

by Tim Garoni

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 7th April 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 107

Abstract

Colloquium: Unitary representations of real Lie groups

Colloquium

by Professor Peter Trapa

Institution: Department of Mathematics, University of Utah
Date: Tue 7th April 2009
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

Non-commutative projective geometry

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Daniel Chan

Institution: UNSW
Date: Mon 6th April 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: David Caro Building, Room 211

Abstract