Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



The impact of the e-Research paradigm on industrial and applied mathematics

Australian and New Zealand Industrial Applied Mathematics Seminar

by Prof C Paul Bonnington

Institution: Monash University
Date: Fri 12th December 2008
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

On metric dimension of corona product of graphs and amalgamation of cycles

ORSUM Seminar

by Hazrul Iswadi

Institution: (Universitas Surabaya, Indonesia)
Date: Tue 9th December 2008
Time: 1:30 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Unicyclic and non-selfcentric radially-maximal graphs with minimum number of vertices

ORSUM Seminar

by Dr Martin Knor

Institution: Slovak University of Technology
Date: Tue 9th December 2008
Time: 1:05 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Counting elements of Thompson's group F

Statistical Mechanics/Combinatorics Seminar

by Andrew Rechnitzer

Institution: University of British Columbia
Date: Mon 8th December 2008
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Optimal Portfolio Selection when Stock Price Returns Follow Jump-Diffusions

Departmental Seminar

by Daniel Michelbrink

Institution: University of Nottingham
Date: Thu 4th December 2008
Time: 1:30 PM
Location: MEDICAL BLG, ESJ King Theatre (Rm W312, Flr 3), UOM

Abstract

Introduction to K-theory IV

Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Nora Ganter

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 2nd December 2008
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Bayesian goodness of fit assessment through posterior deviances

Statistics Seminar

by Murray Aitkin

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 2nd December 2008
Time: 1:15 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Approximation Algorithms and Local Search for Ranking and Clustering

by Tom Coleman (Computer Science and Software Engineering Phd Completion)

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 2nd December 2008
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Theatre 3, ICT Building, 111 Barry St, The Uni of Melbourne

Abstract

Approximation Algorithms and Local Search for Ranking and Clustering

Complex Systems Seminar

by Tom Coleman

Institution: The University of Melbourne CSSE Phd Completion
Date: Tue 2nd December 2008
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Theater 3, ICT Building, 111 Barry Street, Carlton

Abstract

Variance stabilisation approach to meta-analysis: combining the evidence

Statistics Seminar

by Elena Kulinskaya

Institution: Director of Statistical Advisory Service Imperial College, London UK
Date: Tue 2nd December 2008
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

Introduction to K-theory III

Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Nora Ganter

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 25th November 2008
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Large-Sample Confidence Intervals for the Treatment Difference in a Two-Period Crossover Trial, Utilizing Uncertain Prior Information

Statistics Seminar

by Paul Kabaila

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, La Trobe University
Date: Tue 25th November 2008
Time: 1:15 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Conditional decision problems in group theory

Departmental Seminar

by Maurice Chiodo

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 21st November 2008
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Null distributions for largest eigenvalues in multivariate analysis

Statistics Seminar

by Iain Johnstone

Institution: Stanford University, USA
Date: Thu 20th November 2008
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Introduction to K-theory II

Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Nora Ganter

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 18th November 2008
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Penalized Spline Regression and Mixed Models - a Promising Alliance

Statistics Seminar

by Goeran Kauermann

Institution: School of Economics and Management, University of Bielefeld, Germany
Date: Tue 18th November 2008
Time: 1:15 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Surface bundles and Lefschetz fibrations

Departmental Seminar

by Thomas Handscomb

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 18th November 2008
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Blg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

Combinatorics of the Rothe diagram

Statistical Mechanics/Combinatorics Seminar

by Richard Brak

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 17th November 2008
Time: 1:15 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

T-duality: An overview

Departmental Seminar

by Peter Bouwknegt

Institution: Australian National University
Date: Thu 13th November 2008
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melb

Abstract

Gauge Theory and Langlands Duality

Departmental Seminar

by Peter Bouwknegt (Australian National University)

Institution: Australian National University
Date: Wed 12th November 2008
Time: 1:15 PM
Location: Geoff Opat Seminar Room (360), School of Physics

Abstract

Introduction to K-theory I

Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Nora Ganter

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 11th November 2008
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: JH Michell Theatre, Richard Berry Building, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

Outlier robust statistical methods in image analysis

Statistics Seminar

by Christine Mueller

Institution: Fachbereich Mathematik Universität Kassel, Germany
Date: Tue 11th November 2008
Time: 1:15 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melb

Abstract

Estimating Probabilities for Managing Biological Populations

Departmental Seminar

by Alana Moore

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 11th November 2008
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

Some Statistics from Lattice Statistical Mechanics.

Statistical Mechanics/Combinatorics Seminar

by Ian Enting

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 10th November 2008
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melb

Abstract

Orbitopal Symmetries

Departmental Seminar

by Timo Berthold

Institution: Konrad-Zuse-Zentrum für Informationstechnik Berlin (ZIB)
Date: Fri 7th November 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melb

Abstract