Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



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

1) The Dynamics of High-Frequency In-plane Oscillating Beams in Viscous Fluids and (2) Kinetic Theory of Gases and the BGK Equation: Fluid Dynamics for the Nanoscale

Continuum Modelling Seminar

by (1) Doug Brumley and (2) Jason Nassios

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

Abstract

Computable error bounds for approximations i probability and statistics

Statistical Mechanics/Combinatorics Seminar

by Professor Vladimir Ulyanov

Institution: Moscow State University
Date: Mon 4th August 2008
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Architecture Room 103, Floor 1, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Extremely amenable groups

Departmental Seminar

by Greg Hjorth

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 1st August 2008
Time: 4:30 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Blg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

The Klein Project, A Living and Connected View of Mathematics for Teachers An IMU/ICMI Collaboration

AMSI Seminar

by Bill Barton

Institution: The University of Auckland
Date: Fri 1st August 2008
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: AMSI Seminar Room, 111 Barry Street, University of Melb

Abstract

Diffusion Approximation for a Heavily Loaded Multi-User Wireless Communication System with Cooperation

MASCOS/COSNET seminar

by Prof. Ruth Williams

Institution: University of California, San Diego
Date: Fri 1st August 2008
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Theatre 1, ICT Bldg, Rm G06, 111 Barry Street, Carlton

Abstract

Exact solution of two classes of prudent polygons

Statistical Mechanics/Combinatorics Seminar

by Uwe Schwerdtfeger

Institution: University of Bielefeld
Date: Mon 28th July 2008
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

A Discussion of Cohen Reals and one direction of a theorem due to Judah and Shelah

Departmental Seminar

by Zachiri McKenzie

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 25th July 2008
Time: 4:30 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Introduction to cyclotomic Hecke algebras (Part 3 of 3)

Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Alexander kleshchev

Institution: University of Oregon
Date: Fri 25th July 2008
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Knot homology and equivariant homology

Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Geordie Williamson

Institution: Albert-Ludwigs-Universitaet Freiburg
Date: Fri 25th July 2008
Time: 11:30 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Blg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Computational Methods for Phase Response Analysis of Circadian Clocks

AMSI Seminar

by Professor Linda Petzold

Institution: University of California, Santa Barbara
Date: Tue 22nd July 2008
Time: 4:30 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

One-sided Heegaard splittings of 3-manifolds

Departmental Seminar

by Loretta Bartolini

Institution: The Unviversity of Melbourne
Date: Tue 22nd July 2008
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Blg, The University of Melb

Abstract

Introduction to Whittaker modules (Part 2 of 3)

Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Alexander Kleshchev

Institution: University of Oregon
Date: Tue 22nd July 2008
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Introduction to W algebras

by Professor Alexander Kleshchev

Institution: University of Oregon
Date: Fri 18th July 2008
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Modeling Age and Nest-specific Survival Using a Hierarchical Bayesian Approach

Statistics Seminar

by Professor Chong He

Institution: University of Missouri, USA
Date: Tue 15th July 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Objective Bayesian Analysis for Multivariate Normal Models

Statistics Seminar

by Professor Dongchu Sun

Institution: University of Missouri, USA
Date: Tue 15th July 2008
Time: 1:15 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Abstract polytopes and their symmetries

Statistical Mechanics/Combinatorics Seminar

by Dr. Isabel Hubard

Institution: University of Auckland
Date: Mon 14th July 2008
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Introduction to Yangians

Departmental Seminar

by Lucy Gow

Institution: University of Sydney and Max-Planck Institute Golm/Potsdam
Date: Wed 9th July 2008
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

A uniquely undefinable element

Departmental Seminar

by Greg Hjorth

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 2nd July 2008
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melb

Abstract

Introduction to the Path Model

Departmental Seminar

by Arun Ram

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 2nd July 2008
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Blding, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Type C Hecke algebras and Temperley-Lieb algebras

Departmental Seminar

by Arun Ram

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 27th June 2008
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Blding, The University of Melbourne

Abstract