Department Seminars and Colloquia

SEMINARS ARCHIVE



Yangians and the affine Grassmannian

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Alexander Weekes

Institution: Toronto, Canada
Date: Fri 1st November 2013
Time: 2:45 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre

Abstract

Diagram algebras from Soergel modules categorifying gl(1|1)-representations

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Antonio Sartori

Institution: Bonn, Germany
Date: Fri 1st November 2013
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre

Abstract

Symplectic reflection algebras via quantized Nakajima quiver varieties

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Emanuele Ghedin

Institution: Oxford, UK
Date: Fri 1st November 2013
Time: 11:45 AM
Location: Russell Love Theatre

Abstract

A generalization of the Bruhat decomposition

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Jacopo Gandini

Institution: Goettingen, Germany
Date: Fri 1st November 2013
Time: 10:45 AM
Location: Russell Love Theatre

Abstract

Nilpotent Orbits, The Springer Correspondence and Springer Fibres

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Neil Saunders

Institution: Bristol, UK
Date: Fri 1st November 2013
Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Russell Love Theatre

Abstract

Szemeredi Regularity Lemma (8): An open format discussion

Graph Theory Reading Group

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Date: Thu 31st October 2013
Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry

Abstract

Relatedness, heritability and genomic prediction

Departmental Seminar

by Professor David Balding

Institution: UCL Genetics Institute, London, UK
Date: Tue 29th October 2013
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry building

Abstract

Disparity Methods in Conditionally-Specified Models

Statistics Seminar

by Professor Giles Hooker

Institution: Cornell University, USA
Date: Tue 29th October 2013
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Richard Berry-Russell Love Theatre

Abstract

Geometry of Schubert varieties

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

part of a miniworkshop aimed for students http://www.ms.unimelb.edu.au/~mlanini/RepTheoryConference/ProgrammeMiniWorkshop.html

by Dave Anderson

Institution: IMPA Brazil
Date: Mon 28th October 2013
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: JH Michell Theatre, Richard Berry

Abstract

Moment graph tasting plate

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

part of the workshop aimed for students http://www.ms.unimelb.edu.au/~mlanini/RepTheoryConference/ProgrammeMiniWorkshop.html

by Martina Lanini

Institution: Melbourne University
Date: Mon 28th October 2013
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: JH Michell Theatre, Richard Berry

Abstract

Introduction to Contact Geometry

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

part of a miniworkshop aimed for students http://www.ms.unimelb.edu.au/~mlanini/RepTheoryConference/ProgrammeMiniWorkshop.html

by Joan Licata

Institution: Australian National University
Date: Mon 28th October 2013
Time: 9:30 AM
Location: JH Michell Theatre, Richard Berry

Abstract

Szemeredi Regularity Lemma (7): Proof of the Regularity Lemma

Graph Theory Reading Group

by Gwenaƫl Joret

Institution: Melbourne University
Date: Thu 24th October 2013
Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry

Abstract

Variational Bayes Inference for Large Vector Autoregressions

Statistics Seminar

This is a joint work with Dr. Gholamreza Hajargasht.

by Dr. Tomasz Wozniak

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Tue 22nd October 2013
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre

Abstract

(Fractional) index theory and (fractional) applications

Colloquium

by Mathai Varghese

Institution: University of Adelaide
Date: Tue 22nd October 2013
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry building

Abstract

A graph theoretic approach to `up to homotopy' algebras

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Marcy Robertson

Institution: University of Western Ontario
Date: Fri 18th October 2013
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Room 213 Richard Berry

Abstract

Hodge theory and Representation Theory

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Kari Vilonen

Institution: Northwestern University
Date: Thu 17th October 2013
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2

Abstract

Szemeredi Regularity Lemma (6): More Algorithmic Aspects of the Regularity Lemma

Graph Theory Reading Group

by Daniel Harvey

Institution: Melbourne University
Date: Thu 17th October 2013
Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry

Abstract

Quadratic interaction potential and regularity of BV solutions to conservation laws

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Stefano Bianchini

Institution: SISSA Trieste
Date: Wed 16th October 2013
Time: 2:15 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 2

Abstract

Bayesian Regression and Prediction for Circular Data

Statistics Seminar

by Professor Jean Opsomer

Institution: Colorado State University
Date: Tue 15th October 2013
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre

Abstract

An introduction to diagrammatic categorification

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Aaron Lauda

Institution: University of Southern California
Date: Tue 15th October 2013
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 1

Abstract

Algebraic invariants of singularities

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Christian Haesemeyer

Institution: UCLA
Date: Tue 15th October 2013
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Old Geology Theatre 1

Abstract

Ramanujan's lost notebook and the mock theta functions.

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

by Eric Mortenson

Institution: University of Queensland
Date: Mon 14th October 2013
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Alice Hoy Building, Room 309

Abstract

Szemeredi Regularity Lemma (5): Algorithmic aspects of the Regularity Lemma

Graph Theory Reading Group

by Daniel Harvey

Institution: Melbourne University
Date: Thu 10th October 2013
Time: 2:30 PM
Location: Room 107, Richard Berry

Abstract

Dynamics and the geometry of numbers

Colloquium

by Akshay Venkatesh

Institution: Stanford University
Date: Thu 10th October 2013
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Russell Love Theatre, Richard Berry Building

Abstract

Cores of vertex-transitive graphs

Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar

by Ricky Rotheram

Institution: The University of Melbourne
Date: Thu 10th October 2013
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Doug-McDonell-309 Denis Driscoll Theatrette

Abstract