Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



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

Colloquium: Statistical challenges with next-generation DNA sequencing

Colloquium

by Professor Terry Speed

Institution: UC Berkeley and WEHI
Date: Tue 1st September 2009
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

Mathematical research and the internet (public lecture)

Clay-Mahler Lectures

by Terence Tao

Institution: UCLA
Date: Mon 31st August 2009
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Copland Lecture Theatre, Commerce Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Mathematical research and the internet

Behrend Memorial Lecture

by Professor Terence Tao

Institution: UCLA
Date: Mon 31st August 2009
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Copland Lecture Theatre, Economics and Commerce Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Black holes and conformal field theory

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Omar Foda

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics Department, The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 31st August 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Network questions in lilypond protocol models

Stochastic Processes and Financial Mathematics

by Professor Daryl Daley

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Thu 27th August 2009
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Eigenvalue Problems in the Complex Plane

Tuesday Seminar

by Mark Sorrell

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 25th August 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

A finale for spacing distributions in classical random matrix theory

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Peter Forrester

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics Dept, The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 24th August 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

On level crossings by piecewise-deterministic Markov processes

Stochastic Processes and Financial Mathematics

by Kostya Borovkov

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Thu 20th August 2009
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Experimental Mathematics Meets Mathematical Physics

Joint StatMech/MASCOS seminar

by David H Bailey

Institution: Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, USA
Date: Thu 20th August 2009
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Old Geology theatre 1, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Metric properties about the family of Thompson's groups

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Jose Burillo

Institution: Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
Date: Tue 18th August 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Babel G03 Lower Theatre

Abstract

Metric properties about the family of Thompson's groups

Tuesday Seminar

by Jose Burillo

Institution: Catalunya University
Date: Tue 18th August 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Babel GO3 Lower Theatre, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Feature Selection with NP-dimensionality

Statistics Seminar

by Jianqing Fan

Institution: Princeton University
Date: Tue 18th August 2009
Time: 1:15 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

q-Differential equations for orthogonal polynomials

Tuesday Seminar

by Chris Ormerod

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics Dept. The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 18th August 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Colloquium: Small brains, smart minds: Vision, navigation and cognition in honeybees and applications to robotics

Colloquium

by Professor Mandyam Srinivasan

Institution: Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland
Date: Tue 18th August 2009
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

The Affine Hecke Algebra at Roots of Unity

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Matt Davis

Institution: Wisconsin
Date: Mon 17th August 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Cuming Theatre, Chemistry

Abstract

Jump-Diffusion Models in Finance and Insurance

Centre of Excellence for Mathematics and Statistics of Complex Systems Seminar

by Professor Nikolai Leonenko

Institution: Cardiff University, UK
Date: Fri 14th August 2009
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Theatre 1, ICT bldg, Ground Floor 111 Barry Street, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Topologies on countable models

Set Theory Seminar

by Greg Hjorth

Institution: Mathematics and Statistics Dept, The University of Melbourne
Date: Thu 13th August 2009
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

A space-time mobility for social communities

Stochastic Processes and Financial Mathematics

by Bruno Apolloni

Institution: University of Milano, Italy, Dept of Computer Science
Date: Thu 13th August 2009
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Optimization Problems: Duality and Computational Models

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Prabhu Manyem

Institution: University of Ballarat & Shanghai University
Date: Tue 11th August 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Colloquium: Mathematics and Sex

Colloquium

by Dr Clio Cresswell

Institution: The University of Sydney
Date: Tue 11th August 2009
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

Scl, sails, and surgery

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Danny Calegari

Institution: Caltech
Date: Mon 10th August 2009
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Cuming Theatre, Chemistry

Abstract