Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



(1) Mortal Polygamous Networks (2) Probabilistic models for computational gene prediction and gene expression analysis

Continuum Modelling Seminar

by (1) James Woodcock (2) Ben Lansdell

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 1st September 2008
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Architecture Sisalkraft Theatre, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Interlacing variables in random matrix theory

Statistical Mechanics/Combinatorics Seminar

by Peter Forrester

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 1st September 2008
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Mom technology and small hyperbolic 3-manifolds

Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Peter Milley

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 1st September 2008
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Alice Hoy 330, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Approximating an epidemic process by a branching process

MASCOS/COSNET seminar

by A.D. Barbour, University of Zuerich

Institution: University of Zuerich
Date: Fri 29th August 2008
Time: 1:15 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

Estimating Species Abundance from Presence-Absence Maps:Leveraging Spatial Dependence Information

Statistics Seminar

by Associate Professor Wen-Han Hwang

Institution: Department of Applied Mathematics, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan
Date: Tue 26th August 2008
Time: 1:15 PM
Location: Rm 213, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Dispersing and settling populations in biology with an application to tissue engineering

Departmental Seminar

by Abbey Trewenack

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 26th August 2008
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Amenability and percolation for infinite graphs

Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Murray Elder

Institution: University of Queensland
Date: Tue 26th August 2008
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Architecture 103, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Experimental mathematics on the magnetic susceptibility of the square lattice Ising model

Statistical Mechanics/Combinatorics Seminar

by Iwan Jensen

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 25th August 2008
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Harmonic deformations of hyperbolic 3-manifolds

Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Craig Hodgson

Institution: (The University of Melbourne)
Date: Mon 25th August 2008
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Alice Hoy 330, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

If x a Cohen real over V, then there exists a Suslin Tree in V[x]

Departmental Seminar

by Zach McKenzie

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 22nd August 2008
Time: 4:30 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Boundary Crossing Probabilities for Diffusion Processes and Related Problems

Stochastic Processes Seminar

by Andrew Downes

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 22nd August 2008
Time: 1:15 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melbourne

Abstract

A (Gentle) Introduction to Regular Variation and Applications

Stochastic Processes Seminar

by Daniel Tokarev

Institution: MASCOS, The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 20th August 2008
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Theatre, Room G20, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering building

Abstract

Representing maximum classes and sample compression

Colloquium

by Professor Hyam Rubinstein

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 19th August 2008
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, Uni of Melbourne

Abstract

Open channel flow past a curved sluice gate

Continuum Modelling Seminar

by Dr Ben Binder, University of Melbourne

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 18th August 2008
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Architecture Sisalkraft Theatre , The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Mg,n and Fock space

Departmental Seminar

by Professor Arun Ram

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 18th August 2008
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Alice Hoy 330, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Friedberg-Muchnik

Departmental Seminar

by Leigh Humphries

Institution: The University of Melbourne ** Room 215
Date: Fri 15th August 2008
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

STRANGE HARMONIES: MATHEMATICS AND MUSIC

MUMS Seminar

by Dr. Marty Ross

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 15th August 2008
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Lecture Theatre 2, Old Geology Building, University of Melb

Abstract

Faithful and Discrete - the Geometric Numerical Integration of Differential Equations

Colloquium

by Professor Reinout Quispel

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, La Trobe University
Date: Tue 12th August 2008
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

(1) T cell development in the thymus: spatial dependence (2) Modeling a Tissue Engineering Application: Cell Transplantation

Departmental Seminar

by (1) Daniel Mentiplay (2) Rebecca Chisholm

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 11th August 2008
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Architecture Sisalkraft Theatre, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Slowest relaxation mode of the partially asymmetric simple exclusion process with open boundries

Statistical Mechanics/Combinatorics Seminar

by Jan de Gier

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 11th August 2008
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology -Theatre 2, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Conditions for the embedding of E 0 into equivalence relations induced by Polish group actions

Departmental Seminar

by Damien McLeod

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 8th August 2008
Time: 5:00 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

The Confrontation of Thought and Reality: The Role and Significance of Mathematics in the work of Robert Musil, Hermann Broch and Friedrich Duerrenmatt

Departmental Seminar

by Dale Adams

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 8th August 2008
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: The University of Melbourne Arts Centre, R. 501

Abstract

Teichmueller space and topological field theory in two dimensions

Departmental Seminar

by Ezra Getzler

Institution: Northwestern University
Date: Thu 7th August 2008
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Alice Hoy 330, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Hidden Markov Models with Multiple Observation Processes

ORSUM Seminar

by James Zhao

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Thu 7th August 2008
Time: 1:05 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Stochastic Networks with Resource Sharing

Colloquium

by Professor Ruth Williams

Institution: Department of Mathematics, University of California, San Diego
Date: Tue 5th August 2008
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, University of Melb

Abstract