Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



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

Minimum partition of an independence system

ORSUM Seminar

by Dr Sanming Zhou

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Thu 6th November 2008
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Data Depth for Regression and Copulas

Statistics Seminar

by Professor Christine Mueller

Institution: Fachbereich Mathematik Universität Kassel, Germany
Date: Tue 4th November 2008
Time: 1:15 PM
Location: Room 213 Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Quantum polynomials

Departmental Seminar

by Ashish Gupta

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 4th November 2008
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Blg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

Partial Generalized Additive Models--An information theoretical approach to avoid the concurvity

Statistics Seminar

by Hong Gu

Institution: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Dalhousie University, Canada
Date: Tue 28th October 2008
Time: 1:15 PM
Location: Room 213 Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Calabi-Yau equations, Lattice Green's functions and related problems

Statistical Mechanics/Combinatorics Seminar

by Tony Guttmann

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 27th October 2008
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology-Theatre 2, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Generation of Multifractal Signals with an Underlying Branching Structure.

Departmental Seminar

by Geoffrey Decrouez

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 21st October 2008
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

Stochastic Approximation and the Analysis of Proportional Fair-Sharing Algorithms in Communications Theory

Colloquium

by Professor Harold Kusner

Institution: Brown University
Date: Tue 14th October 2008
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

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