Abstracts for AustMS2016
272 abstracts submitted.
Authors  Title  Session  Timetabled  Abstract 

Dr Arnab Saha  $\delta$characters of Drinfeld Modules and De Rham Cohomology  Num theory  20161207 11:30:00  Drinfeld modules, introduced by Drinfeld himself, can ... 
Prof Rod Gover  $\mathbb C$Projective Compactification; (quasi)Kaehler Metrics and CR boundaries  Comp Analy & Geom  20161207 10:00:00  For complete complex connections on almost complex ... 
Dr Stuart Hawkins  A numerically stable computational framework for the Tmatrix  Com math  20161206 16:00:00  The Tmatrix is an important tool for ... 
Mary R. Myerscough, Anna Cohen  A basic model for smooth muscle cell migration and collagen cap formation in atherosclerotic plaques  Math Bio  20161206 14:00:00  The artery wall, where atherosclerotic plaques form, ... 
Mrs Thilini Dulanjali Kularatne  A CrossEntropy method for optimal stopping problems  Post  A sequential data set is a collection ... 

Mei Yin  A detailed investigation into (generalized) exponential random graphs  Prob Theo, Stoch proc  20161206 17:00:00  The exponential random graph model has been ... 
Jaigyoung Choe and Ailana Fraser  A dichotomy in manifolds of nonnegative Ricci curvarture  Geo Analysis  20161205 15:30:00  Let $M$ be a compact Riemannian ... 
Mr Nguyen Thanh Tung Le  A generalisation of Kauffman's clock theorem  Top  20161205 17:00:00  Consider a finite connected planar multigraph where ... 
Dr Petrus van Heijster  A geometric approach to stationary defect solutions in one space dimension  Dyn sys  20161206 14:00:00  We consider the impact of a small ... 
Mr Anthony Carapetis  A geometric flow for diffeomorphisms of the torus  Geo Analysis  20161206 14:00:00  Harmonic map heat flow is a powerful ... 
Alexander Campbell  A higher categorical approach to Giraud's nonabelian cohomology  Alg Top  20161205 16:30:00  This talk continues the program of Ross ... 
Prof SongPing Zhu  A new integral equation formulation for pricing American put options  App Math/Ind Math  20161208 16:00:00  A new integral equation to solve the ... 
Dr Bishnu Lamichhane  A new stabilization technique for the nonconforming CrouzeixRaviart element applied to linear elasticity  Math & Comp Opt  20161207 10:00:00  We present a stabilized finite element ... 
Prof Thierry Coulhon, Dr Daniel Hauer  A nonlinear interpolation theorem with application to nonlinear semigroups  Harm Analy  20161208 16:00:00  In this talk, I want to present ... 
Dr Giang Nguyen  A numerical framework for computing the limiting distribution of a stochastic fluidfluid  Prob Theo, Stoch proc  20161207 10:30:00  We present a numerical framework for computing ... 
Ms Elizabeth Bradford  A numerical look at the inversion of linear matrix pencils  Fun Analysis  20161206 14:30:00  Complex phenomena can often be described by ... 
Mr Hao Guo  A Poincar\'e Duality in KTheory  Alg Top  20161205 17:00:00  Poincare duality is a fundamental result in ... 
Mr Geetika Verma  A recursive algorithm for inversion of linear operator pencils on Hilbert space  Fun Analysis  20161206 15:00:00  Systems of linear equations are ubiquitous and ... 
Dr Jiakun Liu  A Schauder estimate for stochastic PDEs  PDEs  20161208 17:00:00  Considering stochastic partial differential equations of parabolic ... 
G. Gill, P. Straka  A SemiMarkov Algorithm for Continuous Time Random Walk Limit Distributions  Prob Theo, Stoch proc  20161205 16:30:00  The SemiMarkov property of Continuous Time Random ... 
Mr Sam Weatherhog  A simpler proof of the LeveltTurrittin Decomposition  Rep Theory  20161205 17:00:00  The LeveltTurrittin theorem states that every formal ... 
Dr Zlatko Jovanoski, I.N. Towers, H.S. Sidhu  A stochastic model for ecosystem engineers  App Math/Ind Math  20161208 16:30:00  Fluctuations are important components in an ecosystem. ... 
Dr Petrus van Heijster  Absolute instabilities of travelling wave solutions in a KellerSegel model  App Math/Ind Math  20161205 17:00:00  We investigate the spectral stability of travelling ... 
Dr Philip Brooker  Absolutely convex sets of large Szlenk index (or: what happens when the norm and weak* topologies are very different).  Fun Analysis  20161207 12:00:00  It is wellknown and classical that the ... 
Pallavi Dani, Emily Stark and Anne Thomas  Abstract commensurability of certain Coxeter groups and amalgams of free groups  Algebra  20161205 17:00:00  Two groups G and H are (abstractly) ... 
Prof Brendan Damien McKay  Advances in graph generation  Graph Alg  20161206 15:00:00  We will give some examples of general ... 
Dr Peter Hochs  Algebraic Ktheory and a semifinite FugledeKadison determinant  Fun Analysis  20161207 11:30:00  Fuglede and Kadison defined a determinant of ... 
Dr Andriy Olenko  Aliasingtruncation Errors in Sampling Approximations of SubGaussian Processes  Prob Theo, Stoch proc  20161208 14:30:00  We present new aliasingtruncation error upper bounds ... 
Prof Enrico Valdinoci  All functions are sharmonic, scaloric, sd'Alembertian etc.  PDEs  20161205 16:00:00  We will discuss the fact that any ... 
Dr Marcel Jackson with Lucy Ham  All or nothing  Comb  20161205 16:00:00  It is \texttt{NP}hard to distinguish those graphs ... 
Mr Kieran Clancy  An efficient graph simplification algorithm for the Hamiltonian Cycle Problem  Graph Alg  20161205 15:30:00  The famous Hamiltonian cycle problem – to ... 
Dr Vigleik Angeltveit  An improved upper bound on the Ramsey number R(5,5)  Graph Alg  20161206 14:00:00  I will report on joint work with ... 
Mr Mahdi Abolghasemi, Ali Eshragh, Mojtaba Heydar  An Integrated StochasticStatistical Model for Demand Forecasting in Supply Chain  Prob Theo, Stoch proc  20161207 10:00:00  Demand forecasting is an inevitable task of ... 
Assoc Prof Peter Vassiliou  An inverse problem in geometric control theory  Comp Analy & Geom  20161206 15:00:00  A control system is an undetermined ordinary ... 
Dr Isaac Towers  An Nplayer Trust game: comparison of replicator and logit dynamics  App Math/Ind Math  20161207 10:00:00  Trust is a fundamental concept that underpins ... 
Mr Sean Carnaffan  An unbiased Monte Carlo estimation scheme for densities of anomalous diffusion processes  Prob Theo, Stoch proc  20161206 15:00:00  Anomalous diffusion processes are a large class ... 
Dr Mark Nelson  Analysis of the activated sludge model (number 1)  App Math/Ind Math  20161206 17:00:00  The activated sludge process is ... 
Miss Anna McGann  Anomalous Diffusion on a Growing Domain  PDEs  20161205 17:00:00  Recently there has been much interest in ... 
Dr Dirk Nuyens  Applying QMC to highdimensional integration in a Bayesian inversion application  Com math  20161208 15:00:00  To identify parameters of a mathematical model ... 
Mr Alexander Gilbert  Applying quasiMonte Carlo integration to a parametrised elliptic eigenproblem  Com math  20161206 17:00:00  In this talk we study an elliptic ... 
Mr Eric Kwok  Approximating the weighted LaplaceBeltrami operator using randomly distributed data  Post  The LaplaceBeltrami operator is closely related to ... 

Mr Liam S. Hodgkinson  Approximations for LargeScale Occupancy Processes in Discrete Time  Prob Theo, Stoch proc  20161205 17:00:00  The study of complex systems describes largescale ... 
Dr Nicholas Wormald  Asymptotic enumeration of graphs / the degree sequence of a random graph  Plen  20161208 10:00:00  Many models of random graphs have been ... 
Dr Quoc Thong Le Gia  Bayesian estimations in partial differential equations with random coefficients  Com math  20161208 14:00:00  Bayesian estimations of solutions to parametric operator ... 
Mr Michael Hendriksen  Behind Every Great Tree is a Great (Phylogenetic) Network  Math Bio  20161206 14:30:00  In a 2015 paper, Francis and Steel ... 
Dr Anthony Morphett  Biomedicine student perceptions of the role and relevance of mathematics  Math Edu  20161207 10:00:00  Mathematics plays an important role in 21st ... 
Dr Tuyen Truong  Blowups and Oka theory  Comp Analy & Geom  20161206 16:30:00  In this talk, I will show that ... 
Dr Adam Sikora  BochnerRiesz profile of anharmonic oscillator  PDEs  20161208 16:30:00  We investigate eigenfunction expansion corresponding ... 
Dr Serena Dipierro  Boundary behavior of nonlocal minimal surface  Geo Analysis  20161208 12:00:00  In this talk we recall the notion ... 
Dr Anita Ponsaing  Boundary loop entropy in the TemperleyLieb loop model  Math Phys  20161208 12:00:00  The boundary entropy for bond percolation is ... 
Mr Dominic Tate  Bounded Functions on the Flip Graph of a Strictly Convex Projective Surface  Top  20161205 16:00:00  Given a strictly convex real projective structure ... 
Ms Kirsty Anne Chalker  Bounding a sum involving the M\"{o}bius function  Num theory  20161207 12:00:00  We will discuss bounding a sum involving ... 
Ms Adrianne Jenner  Can maths cure cancer? Data driven model creation to optimise therapies  App Math/Ind Math  20161206 15:00:00  Finding effective cancer treatments is an ongoing ... 
Scott Morrison  Categories enriched in braided tensor categories  Alg Top  20161206 14:00:00  There is a significant literature, much by ... 
Dr Peter McNamara  Categorification at a Root of Unity  Rep Theory  20161205 15:30:00  We talk about some fundamental constructions in ... 
Mr Danie van Wyk  Classifying Type I groupoid C*algebras  Fun Analysis  20161206 16:00:00  A transformation group consists of a group ... 
Birgit Loch and Chris Tisdell  Closed captions on instructional videos in mathematics  Math Edu  20161205 17:00:00  Imagine a world where sound and language ... 
Dr Andy Hammerlindl  Compact Center Stable Manifolds  Dyn sys  20161207 10:30:00  Stable manifolds and center or slow manifolds ... 
Prof Andrew Eberhard  Computing highquality Lagrangian bounds of the stochastic mixedinteger programming problem  Math & Comp Opt  20161206 16:30:00  A new primaldual decomposition method is presented, ... 
Dr James East  Congruence lattices in diagram monoids  Algebra  20161206 17:00:00  A congruence on a semigroup is an ... 
Dr Tim Stokes  Constellations: rethinking composition of functions  Algebra  20161205 15:30:00  Constellations are partial algebras that are onesided ... 
Joanne Hall and Stephen M. Gagola III  Constructing commutative semifields of square order  Algebra  20161207 11:30:00  The projection construction has been used to ... 
Mr Alexander Khor, Dr Michael Small  Constructing complex networks from time series  how and why  Dyn sys  20161206 16:30:00  In recent years a number of methods ... 
Mr Gary Bosnjak  Construction of RMatrices related to sl(n)  Math Phys  20161206 16:30:00  In this talk we will overview ... 
Dr Edward Waters, Prof Harvinder Sidhu  Controlling waterborne disease: policy and practice insights using impulsive differential equations  App Math/Ind Math  20161206 13:30:00  The dynamics of diseases transmitted through the ... 
Assoc Prof Shenglong Hu  Convergence study of BSVMM for rank one approximation to tensors  Math & Comp Opt  20161206 17:00:00  In this talk, we present the convergence ... 
Dr Anthony Mays  Corrections to spacing distributions of circular ensembles and Riemann zeroes  Math Phys  20161208 14:30:00  Assuming the Riemann hypothesis is true (that ... 
Andrea Collevecchio, Eren Elci, Tim Garoni, Greg Markowsky  Critical speedingup in percolation  Prob Theo, Stoch proc  20161208 15:00:00  We prove the existence of "critical speedingup" ... 
Prof Philip Broadbridge  Curvaturedriven 4thorder diffusion from noninvariant grain boundaries.  Geo Analysis  20161207 10:30:00  There is an integrable nonlinear 4th order ... 
Dr Glen Wheeler  Curve diffusion and straightening flows on parallel lines in the plane  Geo Analysis  20161206 14:30:00  The curve diffusion flow is a natural ... 
Dr Glen Wheeler  Curve diffusion and straightening flows on skew lines in the plane  Harm Analy  20161207 10:30:00  The curve diffusion flow is a natural ... 
Max Gurevich  Decomposition rules in type A  Rep Theory  20161207 10:30:00  What are the irreducible constituents of a ... 
Dr Alexandru Ghitza and Mr Angus McAndrew  Differential operators on automorphic forms  Num theory  20161206 14:00:00  We discuss a unified approach for studying ... 
Mr Lynn Seo  Dimension reduction and model sensitivity analysis using active subspaces  App Math/Ind Math  20161206 16:00:00  Sensitivity analysis (SA) investigates how model inputs ... 
Mr Michael Twiton  Does the fourth Painlev\'e equation have analytic solutions on the real line?  Math Phys  20161205 15:30:00  Conjectures suggest the answer is yes. But ... 
Stephanie J. Mills, Lesley A. Ward  Doubling, dyadic doubling and triadic doubling weight functions  Harm Analy  20161205 15:30:00  A weight function is a nonnegative locally ... 
Dr Tuyen Truong  Dynamical degrees, Weil's Riemann hypothesis and the Fundamental Conjecture D  Num theory  20161208 14:30:00  Let $X$ be a smooth projective variety ... 
Dr Michael Bradford Williams, Dr Haotian Wu  Dynamical stability of algebraic Ricci solitons  Geo Analysis  20161205 17:00:00  We consider dynamical stability for a modified ... 
Mr Scott Lindstrom  Dynamics of the DouglasRachford Method for Ellipses and $p$Spheres  Math & Comp Opt  20161205 17:00:00  We expand upon previous work which examined ... 
Dr Cl\'{e}ment Maria  Easy Instances in Computational Topology  Top  20161206 17:00:00  Given a computational problem, the very first ... 
Dr Nicole Sutherland  Efficient Computation of Maximal orders of Cyclic Extensions of Global Function Fields  Num theory  20161205 16:30:00  Cyclic extensions of global algebraic fields occur ... 
Dr Thomas Wong  Enumeration Problems in Directed Walk Models  Math Phys  20161208 11:30:00  Selfavoiding walks appear ubiquitously in the study ... 
Dr Edward Waters, Prof Harvinder Sidhu  Environmental epidemiology: mathematical models of trophic interactions and abiotic factors contributing to waterborne disease  Math Bio  20161206 16:30:00  Environmental epidemiology studies the contribution of abiotic ... 
Dr Melissa Tacy  Equidistribution of random waves on shrinking balls  Harm Analy  20161208 15:00:00  In the 1970s Berry conjectured that the ... 
Dr Zahra Afsar  Equilibrium states for right LCM semigroup $C^*$algebras, part II  Fun Analysis  20161205 17:00:00  We determine the structure of equilibrium states ... 
Dr Nathan Brownlowe  Equilibrium states for right LCM semigroup C*algebras, part I  Fun Analysis  20161205 16:30:00  We determine the structure of equilibrium states ... 
Dr Guoyin Li  Error Bounds for Parametric Polynomial Systems with Applications to HigherOrder Stability Analysis and Convergence Rate  Math & Comp Opt  20161207 12:00:00  In this talk, we consider parametric inequality ... 
Dr Robert C Haraway  Exceptional Dehn fillings  Top  20161207 12:00:00  We describe a joint project with T. ... 
Dr Min Sha  Exceptional units in residue class rings of global fields  Num theory  20161208 14:00:00  Let $R$ be a commutative ring with ... 
Mr Christopher Taylor  Expansions of dually pseudocomplemented Heyting algebras  Algebra  20161206 14:30:00  Fundamental to the theory of Heyting algebras ... 
Mr Alex Casella  Exploring the Poisson Structure of Fock and Goncharov's Moduli Space for Convex Projective Structure.  Top  20161205 16:30:00  Let S be a compact connected oriented ... 
Prof George Willis  Extending Margulis' Normal Subgroup Theorem to Commensurated Subgroups  Algebra  20161208 14:30:00  Margulis’ Normal Subgroup Theorem asserts that higherrank ... 
Ms Chaitanya Oehmigara  Fast and Accurate Predictions of Gravitational Waveforms using Surrogate Modelling  Com math  20161206 16:30:00  Predicting gravitational waveforms for compact binary coalescence ... 
Ms Jessica Liebig  Fast extraction of the backbone of projected bipartite networks  App Math/Ind Math  20161205 16:30:00  The study of complex networks has received ... 
Dr Michael Feischl  Fast generation of random fields with Hmatrices  Com math  20161208 16:30:00  We use the Hmatrix technology to compute ... 
Assoc Prof William McLean  Finite element approximation of a fractional FokkerPlanck equation  Com math  20161206 15:00:00  The talk will outline recent work with ... 
Dr Hang Wang  Fixedpoint theorem and character formula  Fun Analysis  20161207 10:00:00  Weyl character formula describes characters of irreducible ... 
Mr Michael Carrington Cromer  Free Field Realisations of Logarithmic Conformal Field Theories  Math Phys  20161206 17:00:00  We focus on the socalled staggered modules ... 
Dr Joan Licata  Front Projections  Top  20161206 14:30:00  Front projections have traditionally played a fundamental ... 
Cheryl E Praeger  Generalisations and twists of Paley graphs  Comb  20161207 10:00:00  The Paley graphs are Cayley graphs for ... 
Trang Thi Thien Nguyen and Lesley Ward  Generalisations of H. Martin Reimann’s Theorems: Quasiconformal Mappings, Functions of Bounded Mean Oscillation and Spaces of Homogeneous Type  Harm Analy  20161205 16:30:00  A groundbreaking achievement in harmonic analysis is ... 
Prof Ross Maller  Generalised PoissonDirichlet Distributions and the Negative Binomial Point Process  Prob Theo, Stoch proc  20161205 15:30:00  Take a L\'evy process $(X_t)_{t\ge 0}$,
order ... 
Mr Kyle Wright  Generalized Sasakian structures  Math Phys  20161206 14:30:00  Hitchin’s generalized geometry on the generalized tangent ... 
Marc Kessböhmer, Tanja Schindler  Generalized strong law of large numbers for intermediately trimmed sums  Prob Theo, Stoch proc  20161208 14:00:00  Although there is no strong law of ... 
Mrs Tanzila chowdhury, Prof. Andrew Francis, Dr. Mark M Tanaka, Prof. Glenn Stone  GENOTYPE CLUSTER COMBINATORICS OF DRUG RESISTANCE IN TB  Math Bio  20161206 15:00:00  Data from outbreaks of tuberculosis frequently include ... 
Assoc Prof Gregoire loeper  Geometric interpretation of the Ma Trudinger Wang (aka MTW) condition  Geo Analysis  20161207 11:30:00  The MTW condition, name after its discoverers, ... 
Mr Joseph Lizner Weston John Harrison  Geometry of Rational Matrix Groups  Algebra  20161207 10:30:00  We discuss a notion of adelic length ... 
Prof Vaithilingam (Jeya) Jeyakumar  Globally Solving Polynomial Mathematical Programs with Equilibrium Constraints  Math & Comp Opt  20161206 16:00:00  In this talk, as an application of ... 
Jerome Droniou, Neela Nataraj and Devika S  Gradient schemes for optimal control problems  Com math  20161206 14:00:00  We consider here the numerical approximation of ... 
Dr Zsuzsanna Dancso, Prof. Stavros Garoufalidis  Graphic matroid from the lattice of integer flows  Comb  20161207 10:30:00  By results of SuWagner and CaporasoViviani (2010), ... 
Dr Anthony Licata  Graphical calculus and the combinatorics of symmetric functions  Rep Theory  20161206 15:00:00  Let F be a Frobenius algebra, and ... 
Dr Masoud Kamgarpour  GukovWitten Conjecture and the KazhdanLusztig Map  Rep Theory  20161206 16:00:00  Let g be a semisimple Lie algebra ... 
Mr Julian Bailey  HardyLittlewood Adapted to the Harmonic Oscillator.  Harm Analy  20161205 16:00:00  The HardyLittlewood operator is ubiquitous in classical ... 
Assoc Prof Lesley Ward  Harmonic Analysis on Spaces of Homogeneous Type  Plen  20161207 09:00:00  The Calder\'onZygmund theory in harmonic analysis deals ... 
Prof Andrew Hassell  Heat kernel estimates on asymptotically hyperbolic manifolds  Harm Analy  20161208 14:00:00  I will describe joint work with Xi ... 
Dr Stephen Roberts  High Dimensional Density Estimation With Sparse Grids  Com math  20161208 17:00:00  Nonparametric density estimation is a wellstudied problem. ... 
Astrid an Huef, Iain Raeburn, Ilija Tolich  HNNextensions of quasilattice ordered groups  Fun Analysis  20161205 16:00:00  Nica introduced a class of partially ordered ... 
Prof Stephen Lack  Hochschild homology, lax codescent, and duplicial structure  Alg Top  20161206 15:00:00  I will describe a new, 2categorical, generalization ... 
Dr Jesse GellRedman  Hodge and spectral theory for incomplete cusps  Geo Analysis  20161206 16:30:00  The celebrated Hodge theorem on a closed ... 
Dr Alessandro Ottazzi  Homogeneous metric spaces that are isometric  Comp Analy & Geom  20161207 12:00:00  In this talk I will discuss some ... 
Dr Craig Hodgson  Hyperbolic volume and scissors congruence  Top  20161205 15:30:00  Hilbert's third problem (from 1900) asked whether ... 
Mr Mujo Mesanovic  Impact of TINspire toward instructors’ teaching and students’ learning in statistics classes  Math Edu  20161207 11:30:00  In today’s teaching and learning it is ... 
Dr Deborah Jackson  Implementing a multimodal, crossdisciplinary mathematics support program for the Sciences and the Health Sciences  Math Edu  20161205 16:00:00  Mathematics support programs and mathematics learning centres ... 
Maike Massierer  Improvements to point counting on genus two hyperelliptic curves  Num theory  20161206 16:00:00  Schoof's algorithm is a standard method for ... 
Dr Jonathan Kress  Improving mathematical communication skills with individualised peer assessed asignments  Math Edu  20161205 15:30:00  First year mathematics courses aim to equip ... 
Dr Collin Grant Phillips  Improving Representations of Mathematical Modelling from Research to Learning and Teaching  Math Edu  20161208 14:30:00  Modelling a realworld problem with mathematics is ... 
Dr Judyanne Osborn  Indigenisation of the Maths Curriculum?  Math Edu  20161208 14:00:00  Within the Mathematics Discipline at the University ... 
Dr Thomas Quella  Infinite matrix product states for quantum spin chains  Math Phys  20161207 10:30:00  I will discuss how the structure of ... 
Mr Jack Murdoch Moore  Information theory guiding local projective noise reduction  Dyn sys  20161206 14:30:00  Local projection has, over the last twenty ... 
Mr Kyle Rosa  Invariable Generation of Finite Permutation Groups  Algebra  20161206 16:30:00  An invariable generating set for a group ... 
Prof Peter Forrester  Invariant measures, volumes and random lattices  Num theory  20161207 10:30:00  The invariant measures on the classical groups ... 
Mr Cain James EdieMichell  Invertible Bimodules over the ADE Fusion Categories  Alg Top  20161206 16:30:00  Fusion categories are generalisations of the representation ... 
Dr Peter Stacey  Issues in the classification of real C*algebras  Fun Analysis  20161208 14:00:00  By results of many hands, the classification ... 
Mr Mark Bugden  It's Tduality, but not as we know it  Math Phys  20161206 15:00:00  Tduality is a procedure for assigning to ... 
Dr Peter Hochs  Ktypes of tempered representations  Rep Theory  20161206 16:30:00  Tempered representations of a real semisimple Lie ... 
Dr Zhou Zhang  KahlerRicci Flow and Complex MongeAmpere Equation  Comp Analy & Geom  20161206 14:00:00  In the past ten years or so, ... 
Mr Michael Arthur Mampusti  KMS states on C*algebras associated to MauldinWilliams graphs  Fun Analysis  20161205 15:30:00  In this talk, I will introduce MauldinWilliams ... 
Prof. Dror BarNatan, Dr Zsuzsanna Dancso  Knot theory as a tool in algebra  Top  20161207 10:00:00  I will give an overview of the ... 
Dr David Hartley  Laplace Operators with Eigenfunctions whose Nodal Set is a Knot  PDEs  20161208 15:00:00  I will discuss the theorem that, given ... 
Dr Cecilia GonzalezTokman  Limit theorems for nonautonomous piecewise expanding dynamical systems  Dyn sys  20161207 12:00:00  Limit theorems describe fine properties of the ... 
Assoc Prof Jessica Purcell  Limits of knots  Top  20161206 16:00:00  There are different ways to define the ... 
Vladimir Gaitsgory, Alex Parkinson and Ilya Svartsman  Linear Programming Formulations of Deterministic Infinite Horizon Optimal Control Problems in Discrete Time  Dyn sys  20161206 16:00:00  The linear programming (LP) approach to control ... 
Dr Leesa Sidhu  Little Penguin banding: Not all that it’s cracked up to be  App Math/Ind Math  20161205 15:30:00  Tagging is essential for many types of ... 
Mr Chao Liu  LONGTIME COSMOLOGICAL NEWTONIAN LIMITS  PDEs  20161207 12:00:00  In this talk, I will give an ... 
Dr David Yost  Lower bound results for general polytopes  Comb  20161205 17:00:00  For a $d$dimensional polytope with $v$ vertices, ... 
Prof Geoffrey Prince  Magnetic fields and Lagrangian ambiguity for the Hydrogen atom.  Math Phys  20161207 10:00:00  The Coulomb/Kepler problem is known to admit ... 
Dr Adelle Coster  Mathematical modelling of insulin signalling: dissecting structure and scale  Plen  20161206 11:30:00  The movement of glucose, delivering energy to ... 
Dr Guo Chuan Thiang  Mathematics of topological semimetals  Math Phys  20161207 12:00:00  After the recent discovery of "Weyl fermions" ... 
Ms Lucy Ham  Mind the gap  Comb  20161205 15:30:00  The constraint satisfaction problem (CSP) is the ... 
Mr Steve Siu  Minimal models of the W3 Algebra  Math Phys  20161205 17:00:00  The Virasoro algebra is the Walgebra associated ... 
Dr Tammy Lynch  Modelling fermentation processes in the rumen  App Math/Ind Math  20161206 16:30:00  Methane production from fermentation processes that occur ... 
Jason Sharples, James Hilton, Will Swedosh, Andrew Sullivan  Modelling the dynamic evolution of wildfires using pyrogenic potential flow  App Math/Ind Math  20161208 14:30:00  The behaviour and spread of a wildfire ... 
Mr Vinoth Nandakumar  Modular representations with twoblock nilpotent central characters in type A  Rep Theory  20161207 12:00:00  We will study the category of modular ... 
Assoc Prof Tomoyuki Arakawa  MooreTachikawa conjecture and chiral algebras of class S  Plen  20161208 09:00:00  Motivated by the string theory, Moore and ... 
Prof Andrew David Barbour  Multivariate approximation in total variation using local dependence  Prob Theo, Stoch proc  20161206 14:00:00  The distribution of a random vector on ... 
Zhejun Huang, Harvi Sidhu, Isaac Towers, Zlatko Jovanoski, Vladimir Gubornov and Richard Pennifold  My tale of two flames – bistability in travelling flame fronts  App Math/Ind Math  20161208 15:00:00  We consider a diffusionalthermal model with twostep ... 
Dr John Bourke  Nervous monads  Alg Top  20161206 14:30:00  A small category gives rise to a ... 
Prof Ben Andrews, Dr Julie Clutterbuck, Dr Daniel Hauer  Nonconcavity of Robin eigenfunctions  Geo Analysis  20161206 15:00:00  On a convex bounded Euclidean domain, the ... 
Dr Jesse GellRedman  Nonelliptic Fredholm operators  Harm Analy  20161208 14:30:00  One of the most important aspects of ... 
Dr Guo Chuan Thiang  Noncommutative Tduality and boundary maps in physics  Fun Analysis  20161208 14:30:00  The correspondence between bulk and boundary topological ... 
Dr Adil Bagirov  Nonsmooth DC programming: methods and applications  Math & Comp Opt  20161206 14:00:00  In this talk, we discuss methods for ... 
Ms Yian Xu  Normal and Nonnormal Cayley graphs of nonprime power order  Algebra  20161206 16:00:00  Let $Q$ be a known generalised quadrangle ... 
Dr Feida Jiang  Oblique derivative problems for augmented Hessian equations  Geo Analysis  20161207 12:00:00  We show the global regularity theory for ... 
Miss Lauren Thornton  On Finite Base Radical Theory  Algebra  20161206 14:00:00  Base radical class operators can be applied ... 
Mr Alexander Ferdinand Kerschl  On graded Specht modules  Rep Theory  20161205 16:30:00  TBA 
V. Anh, N. Leonenko, A. Olenko, V. Vaskovych  On rate of convergence in noncentral limit theorems  Prob Theo, Stoch proc  20161206 14:30:00  The main result is the rate of ... 
Dr Oded Yacobi  On reducedness of slices in the affine Grassmannian  Rep Theory  20161207 11:30:00  Slices in the affine Grassmannian are an ... 
Prof Georg Gottwald  On spurious detection of linear response and misuse of the fluctuationdissipation theorem in finite time series  Dyn sys  20161206 15:00:00  Using a sensitive statistical test we determine ... 
Dr Issam Louhichi  On the commutativity of Toeplitz operators on the Bergman space  Fun Analysis  20161208 15:00:00  Describing the commutant of a given Toeplitz ... 
Andrea Collevecchio, Eren Elci, Tim Garoni, Martin Weigel  On the coupling time of the FortuinKasteleyn heatbath process  Math Phys  20161205 16:30:00  We study the coupling time of the ... 
Mr Matthew Paul Skerritt  On the Extension of the PSLQ Algorithm to Algebraic Integers  Num theory  20161206 15:00:00  Given a vector $(x_1,\dots, x_n)$ of real ... 
Prof Christian Haesemeyer  On the Ktheory of monoid algebras  Alg Top  20161206 16:00:00  We will explain joint work with G. ... 
Dr Tran Vu Khanh  On the lower bound of the Kobayashi metric and its applications  Comp Analy & Geom  20161207 11:30:00  Under a potentialtheoretical hypothesis named $f$property which ... 
Assoc Prof Diane Donovan  On the number of additive permutations and Skolemtype sequences  Comb  20161205 16:30:00  For sufficiently large $n$ it was known ... 
Dr Andrea Collevecchio  Once reinforced biased random walks  Prob Theo, Stoch proc  20161206 16:00:00  We describe the recurrence/transience regimes of once ... 
Dr Ian Doust  Operational calculus from hypergroups  Harm Analy  20161207 11:30:00  Let $A$ denote $(\nabla)^{1/2}$, the square ... 
Prof Matthew Kennedy  Operator algebras and group theory  Plen  20161207 16:00:00  Since the work of von Neumann, the ... 
Dr Yalcin Kaya  Optimal Control with Minimum Total Variation  Math & Comp Opt  20161206 15:00:00  We consider optimal control problems where the ... 
Prof Gary Froyland  Optimal mixing enhancement  Dyn sys  20161206 13:30:00  We introduce a generalpurpose method for optimising ... 
Mrs Aya Alwan  Optimizing of dynamic tollpricing schemes, using simulation  Prob Theo, Stoch proc  20161207 12:00:00 
This study initiates work toward the development ... 
Dr Vanessa Robins  Persistent homology analysis of xray microCT images of porous and granular materials  App Math/Ind Math  20161207 11:30:00  Physical properties of porous and granular materials ... 
Dr Peter David Jarvis  Plethystic vertex operators and bosonfermion correspondences.  Math Phys  20161206 16:00:00  We study the algebraic properties of plethystic ... 
Dr Adam Rennie  Poincare duality for dynamical operator algebras  Fun Analysis  20161208 16:00:00  I will report on recent progress characterising ... 
Dr Bea Bleile  Poincar\'e Duality Complexes with Highly Connected Universal Covers  Top  20161206 15:00:00  Poincar\'e duality complexes are classified up to ... 
Prof John Roberts  Polynomial degree growth in integrable lattice equations and their reductions  Math Phys  20161208 16:00:00  In the field of discrete integrable systems ... 
Dr Roland Van der Veen  Polynomial time knot theory  Top  20161207 10:30:00  We introduce a new generalization of the ... 
Ms Alexandra Hogan  Potential impact of a maternal vaccine for RSV: a mathematical modelling study  App Math/Ind Math  20161206 14:30:00  Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is a major ... 
Prof Enrico Valdinoci  Quantitative results for nonlocal minimal surfaces  Geo Analysis  20161208 11:30:00  We discuss the notion of nonlocal minimal ... 
Dr Garry Newsam  Radar Imaging of Helicopter Rotors using Lasso on a Continuum  Com math  20161208 16:00:00  Under a simple scattering model the time ... 
Assoc Prof Asha Rao  Ranking the Importance Level of Intermediaries to a Criminal  App Math/Ind Math  20161207 10:30:00  Current research into discovering important intermediate nodes ... 
Bob Anderssen  Recovering information about the rheology of grain hardness  App Math/Ind Math  20161207 12:00:00  As noted by Morris, it is widely ... 
Mr Nirav Arunkumar Shah  Regularity in the critical dimension  PDEs  20161205 16:30:00  In this talk we will consider bounded, ... 
Dr Ji Li  Riesz transform characterization of Hardy space and applications  Harm Analy  20161207 10:00:00  It is wellknown that the classical Hardy ... 
Dr Gerd Schmalz  Rigid spheres in higher dimensions and associated K\"ahler potentials  Comp Analy & Geom  20161207 10:30:00  Rigid spheres are Sasakian manifolds that are ... 
Mr Brendan Cooney and Dr Laura Kocoska  RMIT Maths Ready Program  Math Edu  20161207 12:00:00  The Maths Ready program which includes the ... 
Mrs Anne Moreau  Satellites of spherical subgroups and stringy Efunctions  Rep Theory  20161206 14:00:00  Let $G$ be a connected reductive group ... 
Jevgenijs Ivanovs, Guy Latouche and Peter Taylor  Scale Matrices for MatrixAnalytic Models  Prob Theo, Stoch proc  20161206 17:30:00  Dating from the work of Neuts in ... 
Dr David Ridout  SchurWeyl duality for Heisenberg cosets  Math Phys  20161206 17:30:00  The coset construction of Goddard, Kent and ... 
Dr James Saunderson  Semidefinite approximations of the matrix logarithm  Math & Comp Opt  20161206 17:30:00  We propose a new way to treat ... 
Dr Michael Giudici  Semiprimitive groups  Algebra  20161208 14:00:00  A transitive permutation group is called semiprimitive ... 
Dr Michal Ferov  Separating cyclic subgroups in graph products of groups  Algebra  20161207 12:00:00  Infinite noncommutative groups can have very complicated ... 
Mr Ramon Abud Alcala  Skew Monoidales and Oplax Actions  Alg Top  20161206 17:00:00  There is a monoidal bicategory called $\mathsf{Mod}$ ... 
Dr Mark Nelson  Snacking on sludge  Dyn sys  20161207 11:30:00  The most widely used biological wastewater treatment ... 
Mr Yoong Kuan Goh  Solving free group equations on a computer  Algebra  20161205 16:00:00  I will discuss how to solve free ... 
Mr Shonal Singh  Space of Initial Values of a fourth order Painlev\'e Type Equation  Dyn sys  20161205 17:00:00  The FlaschkaNewell Painlev\'e hierarchy is an infinite ... 
Mrs Nishanthi Raveendran  Spatial clustering via binary segmentation  Post  Spatial clustering is an important component of ... 

Dr Davor Dragicevic  Spectral characterization of nonuniform hyperbolicity  Dyn sys  20161205 16:30:00  We will give a short survey of ... 
Dr Weiwei Ding  Spreading in spacetime periodic media governed by a monostable equation with free boundaries  PDEs  20161208 14:30:00  This work is aimed at classifying the ... 
Prof Kari Vilonen  Springer Theory and Algebraic Geometry  Plen  20161206 10:00:00  The Springer theory plays a basic role ... 
Prof Miguel Goberna  Stability in linear optimization: Recent developments  Math & Comp Opt  20161205 15:30:00  This talk reviews ... 
Dr Adam Harris  Stable Embedding of Normal Surface Deformations  Comp Analy & Geom  20161206 17:00:00  Let $X$ be a complex surface with ... 
Dr Serena Dipierro  Stable solutions of boundary reactiondiffusion equations  PDEs  20161207 10:00:00  We discuss some rigidity properties of stable ... 
Dr Shev MacNamara  Statistics of some stochastic processes  Math Bio  20161206 16:00:00  We describe how advanced computational modelling and ... 
C. J. Price, B. L. Robertson, and M. Reale  Stochastic filter methods for global optimization  Math & Comp Opt  20161207 10:30:00  This talk looks at variants of accelerated ... 
Prof Georg Gottwald  Stochastic parameterizations of deterministic dynamical systems: Theory, applications and challenges  Plen  20161205 14:00:00  There is an increased interest in the ... 
Dr Vladimir Mangazeev  Stochastic R matrix for $U_q(A_n)$  Math Phys  20161206 14:00:00  We show that the quantum R matrix ... 
Dr Daniel Mathews  Strands Algebras and Contact Categories  Top  20161206 14:00:00  In the Bordered Heegaard Floer homology theory ... 
Mr Branko Nikolic  Strictification tensor product of 2categories  Alg Top  20161205 16:00:00  Monads in a 2category $\mathcal{E}$ correspond to ... 
Dr Ana Zumalacarregui  Sums of inverses in thin sets on finite fields  Num theory  20161206 14:30:00  We will discuss some questions in finite ... 
Dr Timothy Trudgian  Sums of squares and powers of 2  Num theory  20161208 15:00:00  We know that a positive proportion of ... 
Prof Anthony Henderson  Sylow subgroups and reflection subgroups of real reflection groups  Rep Theory  20161206 17:00:00  Let $W$ be a finite real reflection ... 
Dr Alexandr Garbali  Symmetric polynomials and $U_q(A_n)$ algebra  Math Phys  20161208 15:00:00  We build symmetric polynomials using representations of ... 
Dr Fu Ken Ly  T1 criteria for generalized Calder\'onZygmund type operators associated with Schr\"odinger operators  Harm Analy  20161208 16:30:00  Let $L=\Delta+V$ be a Schr\"odinger operator on ... 
Prof Kavita Ramanan  Tails of Random Projections  Plen  20161206 09:00:00  The interplay between geometry and probability in ... 
Prof Leigh Wood  Task design in undergraduate mathematics  Math Edu  20161205 16:30:00  This presentation will offer of a range ... 
Dr Tarig Abdelgadir  Tensor McKay Correspondence  Rep Theory  20161207 10:00:00  Given a finite group G in the ... 
Dr Carina Geldhauser  The $L^2$ gradient flow of the double well potential  PDEs  20161208 16:00:00  We study the behavior of solutions to ... 
Prof Aidan Sims  The BrownGreenRieffel Theorem for groupoids  Fun Analysis  20161208 16:30:00  The muchloved and oftinvoked BrownGreenRieffel theorem says ... 
Prof Jose M. Mazon  The EulerLagrange Equation for the Anisopropic Least Gradient problem  Geo Analysis  20161206 16:00:00 
We find the EulerLagrange equation for the ... 
Dr Michael Haythorpe  The FHCP Challenge: Towards a Benchmark Set for Hamiltonian Cycle Problem  Graph Alg  20161205 16:00:00  The Hamiltonian cycle problem (HCP) is a, ... 
Adam Sierakowski and Thierry Giordano  The general linear group as a complete invariant for C*algebras  Fun Analysis  20161206 16:30:00  In 1955 Dye proved that two von ... 
Dr Huanhuan Li  The injective Leavitt complex  Algebra  20161205 16:30:00  For a finite quiver Q without sinks, ... 
Miss Morgan Hunter  The least squarefree primitive root modulo a prime.  Num theory  20161207 10:00:00  Erd\H{o}s asked the question, do all primes ... 
Prof Terry Speed  The life and work of Peter Gavin Hall  Plen  20161206 19:00:00  In this talk I will attempt to ... 
Prof Bruce Henry  The mathematics of subdiffusion with reactions and forces.  Dyn sys  20161207 10:00:00  Starting with the continuous time random walk ... 
Dr Katherine Anne Seaton  The mathematicsspecific learning and teaching professional development unit  Math Edu  20161207 10:30:00  Funded through an ALTC grant under the ... 
Katherine Seaton and Birgit Loch  The mathematicsspecific learning and teaching professional development unit  Math Edu  Funded through an ALTC grant under the ... 

Mr Jeffrey Lay  The maximal order of an element in the symmetric group  Num theory  20161205 16:00:00  We trace the history of results concerned ... 
Dr Vigleik Angeltveit  The Norm map in Algebra and Topology  Alg Top  20161205 15:30:00  The norm map is a multiplicative version ... 
Dr William Erik Pettersson  The parameterized complexity of finding a 2sphere in a simplicial complex  Top  20161207 11:30:00  Consider the problem of finding a subcomplex ... 
Mr Timothy Buttsworth  The Prescribed Ricci Curvature Problem on ThreeDimensional Unimodular Lie Groups  Geo Analysis  20161205 16:30:00  Let $G$ be a threedimensional unimodular ... 
Mrs Galina Levitina  The principal trace formula and its applications to index theory, spectral shift function and spectral flow  Fun Analysis  20161206 14:00:00  Let $\{A(t)\}_{t\in R}$ be a one parameter ... 
Dr Artem Pulemotov  The Ricci iteration on homogeneous spaces  PDEs  20161207 11:30:00  The Ricci iteration is a discrete analogue ... 
Dr Artem Pulemotov  The Ricci iteration on SU(2)  Geo Analysis  20161205 16:00:00  The Ricci iteration is a discrete analogue ... 
Azam Asanjarani  The Role of Information in System Stability with Partially Observable Servers  Prob Theo, Stoch proc  20161207 11:30:00  We consider a simple discretetime controlled queueing ... 
Mr Timothy Peter Bywaters  The scale function and groups acting on trees with almost prescribed local action.  Algebra  20161206 15:00:00  We consider the scale function on groups ... 
Prof Murray Thomas Batchelor  The story of free parafermions  Math Phys  20161208 14:00:00  In 1989 Rodney Baxter discovered a simple ... 
Mr Jon Xu  The Thickness of Schubert Cells  Rep Theory  20161205 16:00:00  In finite geometry, the important objects of ... 
Dr Jamie Simpson  The Unionclosed Sets Conjecture  Comb  20161207 12:00:00  A collection of sets is closed under ... 
Dr Iwan Jensen  Three friendly walkers  Comb  20161207 11:30:00  More than 15 years ago Guttmann and ... 
Dr Adam Rennie  Topological insulators and the bulk boundary correspondence  Math Phys  20161207 11:30:00  I will describe joint work with Bourne, ... 
Ms Tianshu Liu  Towards N=2 minimal models  Math Phys  20161205 16:00:00  Conformal field theory is an essential tool ... 
Dr Seyedeh Narjess Afzaly  Tur\'{a}n Numbers for Cycles  Graph Alg  20161206 14:30:00  For a given set of graphs, $ ... 
Dr Reinier Diaz Millan  Two algorithms for solving systems of operator inclusion problems.  Math & Comp Opt  20161207 11:30:00  We present two algorithms for solving ... 
Dr Mathew Langford  TypeII singularities in twoconvex mean curvature flow  Geo Analysis  20161207 10:00:00  We present recent work (with Theodora Bourni) ... 
Dr Melanie Roberts, Dr Andrew Rawlinson, Dr Ziyuan Wang  Understanding personalised risk to bushfires through the mathematical modelling of potential ember load.  App Math/Ind Math  20161208 13:30:00  Embers are directly or partially responsible for ... 
Mr Jordan Pitt  Undular Bores of the Serre Equations.  Com math  20161206 14:30:00  Undular bores form in many physical systems ... 
Mr Joshua Ching  Uniform gradient estimates for a general class of elliptic equations  PDEs  20161207 10:30:00  Let $\Omega $ be a bounded domain ... 
Prof Keith Burns  Unique equilibrium states for geodesic flows in nonpositive curvature  Dyn sys  20161205 15:30:00  The geodesic flow for a compact Riemannian ... 
Sanjeeva Balasuriya  Unsteadily manipulating internal flow barriers  Dyn sys  Typical flows contain internal flow barriers: specialised ... 

Dr Vladimir Ejov  Using the Resistancedistance Matrix to Solve Hamiltonian Cycle Problem  Graph Alg  20161205 16:30:00  An instance of Hamiltonian cycle problem can ... 
Yinan Zhang  Valuations of $p$adic regulators of cubic cyclic fields  Num theory  20161205 17:00:00  Despite its introduction by Leopoldt over 60 ... 
Mr Binzhou Xia  Vertexprimitive sarctransitive digraphs  Algebra  20161208 15:00:00  An $s$arc in a digraph (directed graph) ... 
Dr Mark Holmes  WARM clocks  Prob Theo, Stoch proc  20161206 16:30:00  We consider reinforcement processes on graphs of ... 
Assoc Prof Roozbeh Hazrat  Weighted Leavitt path algebras  Algebra  20161207 10:00:00  Weighted Leavitt path algebras are a generalisation ... 
Prof Andre Neves  Weyl law for the Volume Spectrum  Plen  20161207 14:30:00  he volume spectrum was introduced by Gromov ... 
Dr Alex James  What do spider monkeys, Peruvian fishing boats and sulking albatross have in common?  Plen  20161205 11:30:00  Levy walks have dominated foraging theory since ... 
Dr Melissa Tacy  Whispering gallery modes two ways  Geo Analysis  20161206 17:00:00  Whispering gallery modes are eigenfunctions of the ... 
Mr Thomas Dyer  Wrinkle Structures formed during Graphene Growth  App Math/Ind Math  20161205 16:00:00  The chemical vapor deposition (CVD) method is ... 
Mr David Quarel  Wu's constant and applications to the Goldbach conjecture  Num theory  20161205 15:30:00  In this talk I discuss the problem ... 
Assoc Prof Regina Burachik  Zero duality gap for a dynamically updated sequence of Lagrangians for nonsmooth and nonconvex optimization  Math & Comp Opt  20161205 16:30:00  We propose a duality scheme for nonconvex ... 
Dr Wolfgang Globke  \'Etale representations for reductive algebraic groups  Comp Analy & Geom  20161206 16:00:00  A complex vector space $V$ is a ... 