
Seminar 
Colloquium at Macquarie University: Daniel Hauer  Nonconcavity of Robin eigenfunctions 
Daniel Hauer  23 Oct 
Sydney Dynamics Group: Jason Frank (Utrecht)  Tangentspace splittings for data assimilation 
Georg Gottwald  22 Oct 
Sydney Dynamics Group: Sophie Calabretto  Sydney Dynamics Group: Extraction of submesoscale eddies  Sophie Calabretto 
Georg Gottwald  17 Oct 
Algebra Seminar: Burke  Invariants of modular representations of a finite group 
Kevin Coulembier  20 Oct 
Computational Algebra Seminar: Joux  A crossbred algorithm for solving Boolean polynomial systems 
Bill Unger  19 Oct 
Computational Algebra Seminar: Carlson  Orbits of Subspaces 
Bill Unger  19 Oct 
Algebra Seminar: Wenzl  Centralizer algebras for spin representations 
Kevin Coulembier  18 Oct 
Special Public Lecture: Ghoussoub  Sydney Ideas  Mathematical Heroes and Social Justice 
Leo Tzou  17 Oct 
MaPSS: Mathematical Postgraduate Seminar Series: Yee Yau (Sydney University)  Finite State Automata for Coxeter Groups 
Alex Casella  16 Oct 
Carslaw 375: Jones  Z/2Z permutation gauging of modular tensor categories 
Kevin Coulembier  11 Oct 
MaPSS: Mathematical Postgraduate Seminar Series: Ishraq Uddin (Sydney University)  Cell crowding effects and tissue growth models: an incomplete survey 
Alex Casella  10 Oct 
Algebra Seminar: Wedrich  Extremal weight projectors and categorification of skein algebras 
Kevin Coulembier  10 Oct 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Changwei Xiong (ANU)  Homotopy type of manifolds with partially positive curvature 
Haotian Wu  6 Oct 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Qirui Li (ANU)  Minkowski type problems in convex geometry 
Haotian Wu  6 Oct 
MaPSS: Mathematical Postgraduate Seminar Series: John Wormell (Sydney University)  A user’s guide to chaotic systems 
Alex Casella  6 Oct 
Algebra Seminar: Schopieray  Symmetries of the Weyl Alcove 
Kevin Coulembier  4 Oct 
Joint Colloquium: Kim  Modelling evolution of postmenopausal human longevity: The Grandmother Hypothesis 
Leo Tzou  3 Oct 
Applied Maths Seminar: Smith  Nonlocal Problems for Linear Evolution Equations 
Eduardo Altmann  3 Oct 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Daniel Mathews (Monash)  Plane graphs, special alternating links, and contact geometry 
Haotian Wu  3 Oct 
Joint Colloquium: Williamson  Challenges in the representation theory of finite groups 
Leo Tzou  25 Sep 
Joint Colloquium: Ghoussoub  On the structure of optimal martingale transport plans in general dimensions 
Leo Tzou  22 Sep 
Algebra Seminar: Yacobi  On equations defining the affine Grassmannian of SL_n 
Kevin Coulembier  11 Sep 
MaPSS: Mathematical Postgraduate Seminar Series: Ikhimwin  Computational Model of an Initial Lymphatic Network 
Dominic Tate  6 Sep 
Algebra Seminar: Pinhas Grossman  Some examples of BrauerPicard groups of fusion categories 
Kevin Coulembier  4 Sep 
MaPSS: Mathematics Postgraduate Seminar Series: Pooladvand  Modelling Diffusion of AntiCancer Viruses in Solid Tumours 
Dominic Tate  3 Sep 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Yong Wei (ANU)  Laplacian flow for closed G_2 structures 
Haotian Wu  1 Sep 
MaPSS: Mathematical Postgraduate Seminar Series: Jenner  How does pressure within a tumour affect the outcome of cancer treatment? 
Dominic Tate  27 Aug 
MaPSS: Mathematical Postgraduate Seminar Series: Duignan  Regularisation for Singular Points of Planar Vector Fields 
Dominic Tate  20 Aug 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Wolfgang Globke (Adelaide)  Compact pseudoRiemannian homogeneous spaces 
Haotian Wu  18 Aug 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Krishnendu Gongopadhyay (IISER Mohali)  Quaternionic FenchelNielsen coordinates 
Haotian Wu  10 Aug 
MaPSS: Mathematical Postgraduate Seminar Series: Patrick Eades  An Introduction to Geometric Optimisation Algorithms and Uncertainty 
Dominic Tate  10 Aug 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Artem Pulemotov (Queensland)  The Ricci iteration on homogeneous spaces 
Haotian Wu  5 Aug 
MaPSS: Mathematical Postgraduate Seminar Series: Armstrong  Group actions, groupoids, and their C*algebras 
Dominic Tate  1 Aug 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Udo HertrichJeromin (Vienna University of Technology)  Transformations 
Haotian Wu  28 Jul 
Algebra Seminar: Qiao  Improved lower bound on the number of finite pgroups 
Kevin Coulembier  24 Jul 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Dzmitry Badziahin (Sydney)  Cantorwinning sets in Diophantine approximation 
Haotian Wu  5 Jun 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Jessica Purcell (Monash)  Geometric limits of knot complements 
Haotian Wu  22 May 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Zihua Guo (Monash)  Fourier restriction estimate and its application in PDEs 
Haotian Wu  22 May 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Wolfgang Schief (UNSW)  The geometry and algebraic integrability of discrete confocal quadrics 
Haotian Wu  16 May 
Joint Colloquium: Nikshych  The Witt group of braided fusion categories 
Leo Tzou  12 May 
Joint Colloquium: Okawa  Derived equivalence and Grothendieck ring of varieties 
Leo Tzou  8 May 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Craig Westerland (University of Minnesota)  FoxNeuwirth/Fuks cells, quantum shuffle algebras, and Malles conjecture for function fields 
Haotian Wu  8 May 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Paul Norbury (Melbourne)  A new cohomology class in the moduli space of stable curves 
Haotian Wu  6 May 
Joint Colloquium: Shige Peng  Databased Quantitative Analysis under Nonlinear Expectations 
Leo Tzou  2 Apr 
Joint Colloquium: Wilkinson  Robust mechanisms for chaos 
Leo Tzou  27 Mar 
Seminar  Call for SUMS Speakers 
Kevin Wang  11 Mar 
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 
Future Directions in Representation Theory conference  reminder 
Anthony Henderson  8 May 

Deadline 
MAGIC workshop 2017 
Stephanie Swanson  25 Jul 

Announce 
Congratulations to Shila Ghazanfar 
Marek Rutkowski  16 Oct 
SUMS  Calls for (female) speakers 
Kevin Wang  18 Aug 
Congratulations to Geordie Williamson! 
Jacqui Ramagge  16 Jun 
Mathematika licences  available software 
Andrew Mathas  13 Jun 
Congratulations to Stephan Tillmann! 
Jacqui Ramagge  5 Jun 
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  22 May 
Transparent proxy (no proxy settings needed) 
Paul Szabo  Nov 13 
Ricoh printers: hold print, locked print features 
Paul Szabo  Sep 11 

Other 
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 
