Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



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

On the Numerical Solution of Non-Linear Optimisation Problems with Probability Constraints

Departmental Seminar

by Andrea Macrae

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 27th June 2008
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: JH Michell Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

Trading With the Copulas

Departmental Seminar

by Lei Xing

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 27th June 2008
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: JH Michell Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

An Introduction to Theoretical Properties of Functional Principal Component Analysis

Departmental Seminar

by Ngoc M. Tran

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 27th June 2008
Time: 9:30 AM
Location: JH Michell Theatre, Richard Berry Blg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

The collection of linear orderings with underlying set w is Borel Complete

Departmental Seminar

by Zachiri McKenzie

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 25th June 2008
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Thin Pi 1 1 subsets of the reals

Departmental Seminar

by Leigh Humphries

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 18th June 2008
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Building, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Groups with HAP

Departmental Seminar

by Greg Hjorth

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 4th June 2008
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Estimating the error distribution in multivariate regression and time series models

Statistics Seminar

by Mervyn Silvapulle

Institution: Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics, Monash University
Date: Tue 3rd June 2008
Time: 1:15 PM
Location: Room 213 Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

The distance between V and L under a strengthening of the assumption that there exists a Measurable Cardinal

Departmental Seminar

by Zachiri McKenzie

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 28th May 2008
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Room 215 Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Some explicit solutions for the joint density of the time of ruin and the deficit at ruin

Stochastic Processes Seminar

by David C M Dickson

Institution: Centre of Actuarial Studies, Department of Economics, The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 27th May 2008
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Room 103, Architecture, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

A Mathematician’s 35 year Journey to the Origin of the Solar System

Colloquium

by Dr Andrew Prentice

Institution: School of Mathematical Sciences, Monash University
Date: Tue 27th May 2008
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, The Uni of Melb

Abstract

Well-Orderings of the Reals and Constructibility

Departmental Seminar

by Leigh Humphries

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 21st May 2008
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Room 215 Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Prediction of genetic risk of complex disease in individuals using dense, genome-wide genetic markers

Statistics Seminar

by Mike Goddard

Institution: Department of Primary Industries, Victoria
Date: Tue 20th May 2008
Time: 1:15 PM
Location: Room 213 Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

A tale of two napkins - Interacting Partially Directed Walks with a tensile force and variable flexibility

Statistical Mechanics/Combinatorics Seminar

by Aleks Owczarek

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 19th May 2008
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213 Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

Infinitary logic, uncountable models, and counterexamples to the Vaught conjecture

Departmental Seminar

by Greg Hjorth

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 14th May 2008
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

The Selberg integral

Colloquium

by Professor Ole Warnaar

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 13th May 2008
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, Uni of Melbourne

Abstract

The pivot algorithm for self-avoiding walks

Statistical Mechanics/Combinatorics Seminar

by Nathan Clisby

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Mon 12th May 2008
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Room 213, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

The pivot algorithm for self-avoiding walks

MASCOS/COSNET seminar

by Nathan Clisby

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 9th May 2008
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Theatre 1 ICT Building, 111 Barry St, University of Melbourne

Abstract

The Axiom of Determinacy implies that N1 is a Measurable Cardinal

Departmental Seminar

by Zachiri McKenzie

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Wed 7th May 2008
Time: 4:15 PM
Location: Room 215, Richard Berry Bldg, The University of Melbourne

Abstract

A new path to Witten's conjecture via hyperbolic geometry

Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Norman Do

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 6th May 2008
Time: 1:15 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Building, Uni of Melb

Abstract

Micromechanics of force chain evolution in dense granular assemblies: a focus on stick-slip in granular systems

Departmental Seminar

by Maya Muthuswamy

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 6th May 2008
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Bldg, Uni of Melbourne

Abstract

Evaluation of Similarity Between Two Sequences

Statistics Seminar

by Susan Wilson

Institution: Australian National University
Date: Tue 6th May 2008
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Architecture Room 103 (eZone) The University of Melbourne

Abstract