
Seminar 
Geometry and Topology Seminar: Robert Lowe (TU Berlin)  Secondary fans of punctured Riemann surfaces 
Boris Lishak  19 Nov 
Algebra Seminar: Romanov  An orbit model for the spectra of nilpotent Gelfand pairs 
Ulrich Thiel  16 Nov 
Braid groups course: Licata  What I would like to prove about braid groups 
Ulrich Thiel  13 Nov 
Geometry and Topology Seminar: Jesse GellRedman (Melbourne)  Index of nonelliptic operators 
Boris Lishak  13 Nov 
Algebra Seminar: Licata  Homological algebra and the growth of braids 
Ulrich Thiel  9 Nov 
Algebra Seminar: Beliakova  Quantized annular Khovanov homology 
Ulrich Thiel  6 Nov 
Geometry and Topology Seminar: Enrico Le Donne (Jyvaskyla)  Boundaries, conformal maps, and subRiemannian geometry 
Boris Lishak  5 Nov 
Course on Coxeter groups and braid groups  Talks of B. Howlett and T. Licata 
Thomas Gobet  31 Oct 
Geometry and Topology Seminar: Alexander Majchrowski (Sydney)  LevelSet and Surgery Approaches to BrendleHuisken GFlow 
Boris Lishak  30 Oct 
Statistics Seminar: Hiabu  Structured survival models with least squares backfitting 
Garth Tarr  26 Oct 
Algebra Seminar: Warnaar  The Selberg integral and representation theory 
Ulrich Thiel  26 Oct 
Geometry and Topology Seminar: Michal Ferov (UTS/Newcastle)  Quantifying complexity for the isomorphism problem of hyperbolic groups 
Boris Lishak  22 Oct 
Algebra Seminar: Yakimova  Complete integrability on nonregular coadjoint orbits and flag varieties 
Ulrich Thiel  19 Oct 
MaPSS: Maths Postgraduate Seminar Series: Kristen Emery  An introduction to FDR control and its application in TargetDecoy Competition 
Alexander Kerschl  19 Oct 
Joint Colloquium: Martin  Prime number races 
Leo Tzou  18 Oct 
Joint Colloquium: Le Donne  Mathematical appearances of subRiemannian geometries 
Leo Tzou  18 Oct 
Geometry and Topology Seminar: Diletta Martinelli (Edinburgh)  An introduction to the birational geometry of moduli spaces of stable objects 
Boris Lishak  15 Oct 
MaPSS: Maths Postgraduate Seminar Series: Jonathon Tidswell  An Introduction to MonteCarlo Arithmetic (aka Floating Point Arithmetic) 
Alexander Kerschl  13 Oct 
Algebra Seminar: Naqvi  Symmetries in binomial coefficients for Jack polynomials 
Ulrich Thiel  12 Oct 
Statistics Seminar: Wang  MetropolisHastings MCMC with dual minibatches 
Garth Tarr  10 Oct 
MaPSS: Maths Postgraduate Seminar Series: Joseph Baine  An introduction to the representation theory of algebraic groups 
Alexander Kerschl  8 Oct 
Geometry and Topology Seminar: Iva Halacheva (Melbourne)  Tangles and Alexander type invariants 
Boris Lishak  28 Sep 
Statistics Seminar: de Silva  The spiral of normalcy: on communicating in the data sciences 
Garth Tarr  26 Sep 
Statistics Seminar: Campello  NonParametric Density Estimates for Data Clustering, Visualisation, and Outlier Detection 
Garth Tarr  26 Sep 
Statistics Seminar: Ipsen  New Class of Random Discrete Distributions on Infinite Simplex Derived from Negative Binomial Processes 
Garth Tarr  26 Sep 
Geometry and Topology Seminar: Yusra Naqvi (Sydney)  LittlewoodRichardson coefficients for Jack polynomials 
Boris Lishak  17 Sep 
MaPSS: Maths Postgraduate Seminar Series: Timothy Roberts  Thermoregulation: A Three Timescales Problem 
Alexander Kerschl  14 Sep 
Geometry and Topology Seminar: Andre van Renssen (Sydney)  Routing Among Obstacles 
Boris Lishak  6 Sep 
Geometry and Topology Seminar: KwokKun Kwong (Sydney)  Some quantitative comparison theorems in Riemannian geometry 
Boris Lishak  28 Aug 
CTDS Seminar: Girolami  Retail Planning in Future Cities: A stochastic formulation of a dynamical singly constrained spatial interaction model 
Garth Tarr  22 Aug 
Geometry and Topology Seminar: John Nicholson (UCL)  Poincare 3complexes and StablyFree Modules over Integral Group Rings 
Boris Lishak  20 Aug 
Statistics Seminar: Girolami  Markov Transition Operators defined by Hamiltonian Symplectic Flows and Langevin Diffusions on the Riemannian Manifold Structure of Statistical Models 
Garth Tarr  16 Aug 
Statistics Seminar: Huckemann  Dirty Central Limit Theorems on Noneuclidean Spaces 
Garth Tarr  8 Aug 
Statistics Seminar: Radchenko  Grouped Variable Selection with Discrete Optimization 
Garth Tarr  8 Aug 
Statistics Seminar: Sasaki  Inference for Moments of Ratios with Robustness against Large Trimming Bias and Unknown Convergence Rate 
Garth Tarr  7 Aug 
Statistics Seminar: Krivitsky  Inference for Social Network Models from EgocentricallySampled Data 
Garth Tarr  7 Aug 
Geometry and Topology Seminar: Montek Singh Gill (Michigan)  Chains and cochains on spectra 
Boris Lishak  3 Aug 
Geometry and Topology Seminar: Michelle Chu (UCSB)  Quantifying virtual properties of arithmetic hyperbolic 3manifolds 
Boris Lishak  27 Jul 
Statistics Seminar: Cao  Statistical Methods for Integrative Analysis of MultiOmics Data 
Garth Tarr  20 Jun 
Statistics Seminar: GagnonBartsch  The LOOP Estimator: Adjusting for Covariates in Randomized Experiments 
Garth Tarr  20 Jun 
Geometry and Topology Seminar: Marcy Robertson  An action of the GrothendieckTeichmuller group on stable curves of genus zero 
Boris Lishak  4 Jun 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: James Parkinson (Sydney)  Opposition diagrams for automorphisms of spherical buildings 
Haotian Wu  25 May 
Joint Colloquium: Vinet  $osp(1,2)$, the BannaiIto Algebra and Generalizations 
Leo Tzou  2 Feb 
Joint Colloquium: Masoud Kamgarpour  Symmetries in mathematics: a personal perspective 
Alexander Fish  Mar 14 
Joint Colloquium: Prof. Xiao Zhang  Some Geometrical Problems in General Relativity 
Alexander Fish  Mar 14 
Joint Colloquium: Bursztyn  Lie theory and geometry of groupoids 
Alexander Fish  Jan 14 
Joint Colloquium: Henrik Kragh Sørensen  Abel’s exception, history of infinity and cognitive accounts of mathematics: One chance fumbled and another one missed 
Alexander Fish  Jan 14 
AGR Seminar: Prof. George Willis  Amenability, measure and randomness in groups 
Alexander Fish  Nov 13 
Joint Colloquium: Coquereaux  From the representation theory of compact Lie groups and their finite subgroups to modular fusion categories associated with affine Lie algebra at some level (or quantum groups at roots of unity) and their modulecategories 
Alexander Fish  Oct 13 
Joint Colloquium: Dykema  Invariant suspaces and upper triangular forms for classes of infinite dimensional operators 
Alexander Fish  Oct 13 
Joint Colloquium: Xiaodong Cao  Ricci flow, Einstein manifolds and Ricci solitons 
Alexander Fish  Oct 13 
Joint Colloquium: Dyer  The counting constraint satisfaction problem 
Alexander Fish  May 13 
Joint Colloquium: Sukhendu Mehrotra  Noncommutative K3 surfaces 
Alexander Fish  May 13 
Joint Colloquium: Anthony Licata  Positivity and integrality from higher representation theory 
Alexander Fish  Apr 13 
Joint Colloquium: Palsson  kpoint configurations and multilinear generalised Radon transforms 
Alexander Fish  Apr 13 
MATH2917 Presentations  Geometry and Topology of Surfaces 
Stephan Tillmann  Sep 12 

Meeting 
Flags, Galleries and Reflection Groups 
Anne Thomas  29 Oct 

Deadline 
International Visitor Program for 2019  application deadline 31 August 
Anthony Henderson  24 Jul 

Announce 
Congratulations to Dickson Yaw Badu Annor 
Ray Kawai  15 Nov 
Congratulations to Jakub Slawoj Tomczyk 
Ray Kawai  12 Nov 
Congratulations to Ali Mohammadi Nikouypasokhi 
Ray Kawai  8 Nov 
Congratulations to Lamiae Azizi! 
Alexander Fish  18 Oct 
Geordie’s ICM plenary lecture 
Anthony Henderson  10 Aug 
Congratulations to Pengyi Yang 
Anthony Henderson  20 Jun 
Mathematika licences  available software 
Andrew Mathas  Jun 17 
Future Fellowship: congratulations to Zhou Zhang 
Andrew Mathas  Dec 15 
Geordie Williamson to Receive 2016 AMS Chevalley Prize 
Andrew Mathas  Nov 15 
Congratulations to Jean Yang!! 
Andrew Mathas  Nov 15 
Announcing: Choose Maths Travel Grants for Women 
Andrew Mathas  Nov 15 
ARC Grant Success 
Andrew Mathas  Oct 15 
Australian Museum Eureka Prizes  Jean and Mary finalists 
Andrew Mathas  Jul 15 
Physicists show bias against female job applicants 
Andrew Mathas  Oct 13 
Congratulations to Anthony Henderson 
Gus Lehrer  Dec 10 
SUPRA  Guide to writing a thesis 
Andrew Mathas  Jun 08 
Joost van Hamel: 4 August 196912 January 2008 
Andrew Mathas  Jan 08 

Info 
Unikey/WASM login and /loc/ objects 
Paul Szabo  Jul 07 
Laptops, wired and wireless connections 
Paul Szabo  Oct 05 
Evacuation Procedure 
Leon Poladian  Sep 12 
Stroke recognition  early & life saving 
Janet Thomas  Nov 05 

ITMatters 
Mac users: VNC writeup available 
Paul Szabo  May 17 
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Paul Szabo  Nov 13 
Ricoh printers: hold print, locked print features 
Paul Szabo  Sep 11 

Other 
Domestic PhD Scholarship: Deep Features for Outlier Detection 
Garth Tarr  15 Nov 
Australia’s Future: STEM 
Leon Poladian  Mar 14 
Dean on wages 
Paul Szabo  Sep 13 
Garton on pay rates 
Paul Szabo  Aug 13 
VC on financial position 
Paul Szabo  Jul 13 
VC to allstaff: casuals are untrained 
Paul Szabo  Aug 13 
When your phone stops working, change your internet banking password 
Paul Szabo  Jul 13 
Do not fall victim to scam/fake tech support calls 
Paul Szabo  Aug 12 
