
Seminar 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Wolfgang Globke (Adelaide)  Compact pseudoRiemannian homogeneous spaces 
Haotian Wu  18 Aug 
Algebra Seminar: Dancso  Lattices and homological algebra 
Kevin Coulembier  18 Aug 
Statistical Society of Australia Meeting: Williamson  Automated vehicles, big data and road safety 
Emi Tanaka  17 Aug 
PDE Seminar: Michael Cowling  Almost everywhere matters 
Daniel Hauer  16 Aug 
SUMS: BarNatan (Uni of Toronto)  Nobody solves the quintic 
Kevin Wang  13 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 
Algebra Seminar: BarNatan  The Dogma is Wrong 
Kevin Coulembier  3 Aug 
Algebra Seminar: Libedinsky  The antispherical category 
Kevin Coulembier  1 Aug 
MaPSS: Mathematical Postgraduate Seminar Series: Armstrong  Group actions, groupoids, and their C*algebras 
Dominic Tate  1 Aug 
Group Actions Seminar: Gardam, Elder 
Timothy Bywaters  31 Jul 
Algebra Seminar: Hu  On the center of cyclotomic quiver Hecke algebras and cyclotomic Hecke algebras of type A 
Kevin Coulembier  31 Jul 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Udo HertrichJeromin (Vienna University of Technology)  Transformations 
Haotian Wu  28 Jul 
Algebra Seminar: Rostam  A KLRlike presentation for the Hecke algebra of G(r,p,n) 
Kevin Coulembier  28 Jul 
Algebra Seminar: Qiao  Improved lower bound on the number of finite pgroups supergroup 
Kevin Coulembier  24 Jul 
WIMSIG Conference 2017  Celebration of Women in Australian Mathematical Sciences 
Daniel Hauer  21 Jul 
Applied Maths Seminar: Kajiwara  Construction and simulation of discrete integrable model for soil water infiltration problem 
Eduardo Altmann  26 Jun 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Dzmitry Badziahin (Sydney)  Cantorwinning sets in Diophantine approximation 
Haotian Wu  5 Jun 
MaPSS: Mathematical Postgraduate Seminar Series: Matthew Cassel (Sydney University)  A Multiple Scales Approach to Sunspots 
Alex Casella  5 Jun 
MaPSS: Mathematical Postgraduate Seminar Series: Joel Gibson (Sydney University)  A different approach to representations of the symmetric group 
Alex Casella  25 May 
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 
MaPSS: Mathematical Postgraduate Seminar Series: Sarah Romanes (Sydney University)  Thinking like a Bayesian  an Introduction to Bayesian Inference 
Alex Casella  21 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 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Amie Wilkinson (University of Chicago)  Geometry, Lyapunov exponents and rigidity 
Haotian Wu  20 Apr 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Diarmuid Crowley (Melbourne)  Diffeomorphisms of discs and positive scalar curvature 
Haotian Wu  7 Apr 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Josh Howie (Monash)  Hyperbolic geometry of weakly generalised alternating links 
Haotian Wu  7 Apr 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Nicolai Stammeier (University of Oslo)  The internal structure of ZappaSzep products of right LCM semigroups 
Haotian Wu  3 Apr 
Joint Colloquium: Shige Peng  Databased Quantitative Analysis under Nonlinear Expectations 
Leo Tzou  2 Apr 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Erwan Rousseau (Universite d’AixMarseille)  On Lang’s conjectures 
Haotian Wu  31 Mar 
Joint Colloquium: Wilkinson  Robust mechanisms for chaos 
Leo Tzou  27 Mar 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Behrouz Taji (Northwestern)  Uniformization of singular varieties 
Haotian Wu  25 Mar 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Hung Tran (UC Irvine)  Index of A Free Boundary Minimal Surface 
Haotian Wu  24 Mar 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Hang Wang (Adelaide)  Index Theory and Character Formula 
Haotian Wu  17 Mar 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Sasha Fish (Sydney)  On the values of quadratic forms on difference sets or on nonperiodic Bohr sets (or what did I do this summer) 
Haotian Wu  12 Mar 
Seminar  Call for SUMS Speakers 
Kevin Wang  11 Mar 
Geometry & Topology Seminar: Boris Lishak (Sydney)  Complexity of untying 2knots 
Haotian Wu  2 Mar 
Joint Colloquium: Norman Wildberger  Primes, Complexity and Computation: How Big Number theory resolves the Goldbach Conjecture 
Leo Tzou  5 Oct 
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 
Mathematics Postgraduate Seminar Series (MaPSS) Welcome Back to Semester Barbecue 
Dominic Tate  2 Aug 
Future Directions in Representation Theory conference 
Anthony Henderson  8 May 

Deadline 
2018 Summer School Expressions of Interest for Lecturing and Tutoring 
Nathan Brownlowe  7 Aug 
MAGIC workshop 2017 
Stephanie Swanson  25 Jul 
EOIs are now open for development of 2019 OLEs 
Stephan Tillmann  14 Jun 

Announce 
SUMS  Calls for (female) speakers 
Kevin Wang  18 Aug 
Congratulations to Philip Bos 
Marek Rutkowski  9 Aug 
But what do you do with a maths degree??? 
Mary Myerscough  3 Jul 
Congratulations to Geordie Williamson! 
Jacqui Ramagge  16 Jun 
Mathematika licences  available software 
Andrew Mathas  13 Jun 
Congratulations to Stephan Tillmann! 
Jacqui Ramagge  5 Jun 
(double) congratulations to Martin Wechselberger! 
Georg Gottwald  11 Apr 
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 
Carslaw power shutdown Saturday 9 Sep 
Paul Szabo  16 Aug 
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 
