MSI Honours Conference 2016

28–29 April 2016

The MSI Honours Conference is one of the exciting annual events in MSI. It is the time for the Honours students to showcase their research projects and share with us their discoveries.

The event is open and free to all members of MSI.

Sessions

28 April 2016
Time Session
9.30–10am
A-infinity structures in geometry
Max Jeff
10–10.30am
Proofs that Really Count
Tejas lyer
11am–12pm
Grid Diagrams and a combinatorial description of the knot-Floer homology of a knot
Lachlan Maynard
12–12.30pm
Cluster algebras and Grassmannians
Victor Wang
12.30–1pm
Electric-Magnetic duality
Jaklyn Crilly
2–2.30pm
Prime numbers, zeta and sums involving an arithmetic function
Kirsty Chalke
2.30–3pm
On square-free primitive roots modulo p
Morgan Hunter
3–3.30pm
Hurwitz's theorem on sums of squares
Ben Thompson
4–5pm
Reduced Basis methods and their applications in parametrised PDE constrained optimisation problems
Jingyue Lu (Jodie)
29 April 2016
Time Session
9–10am
Discontinuous Galerkin Method For the Advection Equation
Xifu Sun
10–10.30am
Analyzing stochastic models for chemical master equation
Zhihao Qiao
11am–12pm
Vote Counting as Mathematical Proof
Florrie Verity
2–2.30pm
Analytic Semigroups
Hugn McCarthy
2.30–3pm
Exact sequences and homology
Rowan Rowlands
3–3.30pm
The Banach-Tarski Paradox
Sean Harris

John Dedman Building 27, Room G35

Map

Bai-Ling Wang, Bryan