Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



Directed walk models of semiflexible polymers

Statistical Mechanics/Combinatorics Seminar

by Gerasim Iliev

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 13th October 2008
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology 2, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Div, grad, curl, and all that

Colloquium

by Professor Michael Eastwood

Institution: The University of Adelaide
Date: Tue 7th October 2008
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

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

Departmental Seminar

by Abbey Trewenack

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 6th October 2008
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Architecture Sisalkraft Theatre, Architecture Building, UOM

Abstract

Computer assisted discovery and proof

Colloquium

by Professor Jon Borwein

Institution: Dalhousie and Newcastle
Date: Tue 30th September 2008
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

Interpolation Macdonald polynomials

Departmental Seminar

by Ole Warnaar

Institution: The University of Queensland
Date: Thu 25th September 2008
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Generators and relations for the representation theory of U q(sl n) as a planar algebra

Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Scott Morrison

Institution: Microsoft Station Q
Date: Thu 25th September 2008
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

The Mechanics of Nanoscale Devices

MASCOS/COSNET seminar

by John Elie Sader

Institution: The University of Melbourne, Dept of Maths and Stats
Date: Fri 12th September 2008
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Theatre 1, ICT Bldg (Rm:G06-Flr:G, 111 Barry Street, Carlton)

Abstract

Realized Variance in the Lognormal and Square Root Models

Stochastic Processes Seminar

by Daniel Dufresne

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 12th September 2008
Time: 1:15 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Moduli Spaces - Talk 4

Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Yi Huang

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 12th September 2008
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Moduli Spaces - Talk 3

Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Scott Millington

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Thu 11th September 2008
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Moduli Spaces - Talk 2

Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Nick Scott

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 10th September 2008
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Moduli Spaces - Talk 1

Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Thomas Handscomb

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 10th September 2008
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Variational Approximations in Statistics

Colloquium

by Professor Matt Wand

Institution: School of Mathematics and Applied Statistics, University of Wollongong
Date: Tue 9th September 2008
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

Osmotic Propulsion

Behrend Memorial Lecture

by Professor John F. Brady

Institution: California Institute of Technology
Date: Wed 3rd September 2008
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: JH Michell Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melb

Abstract

Quine's New Foundations For Mathematical Logic

Colloquium

by Professor Thomas Forster

Institution: Dept. of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics, Cambridge University
Date: Tue 2nd September 2008
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

(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