Past events

Find information about past ANU MSI events.

28
Jun
2017

Examples of categorical groups »

Nora Ganter (University of Melbourne)
3.30pm 28 June 2017

I will discuss the notion of categorical group and it's relationship to loop groups in a number of examples.

20
Jun
2017

Diagramatics for shifted symmetric functions and free probability »

Stuart Mitchell (MSI/ANU)
3.30pm 20 June 2017

A graphical calculus will be developed for the algebra of shifted symmetric functions defined by Okounkov and Olshanski, using the Heisenberg categorification of Khovanov.

09
Jun
2017

MSI 2017 mid year Honours Conference »

Various (see description)
9.30am 9 June 2017

A variety of talks from current honours students.

02
Jun
2017

Modular tensor categories »

Eric Rowell (Texas A&M)
3.30pm 2 June 2017

Eric Rowell will talk about the classification of modular tensor categories.

02
Jun
2017

Comments on non-isometric T-duality »

Mark Bugden (MSI/ANU)
3pm 2 June 2017

I will talk about recent work by myself and collaborators on the proposed non-isometric T-duality, focussing heavily on explicit examples.

31
May
2017

The maximal order of an element in the symmetric group »

Jeffrey Lay
2.30pm 31 May 2017

The PhD seminar is a weekly seminar held on Wednesday afternoons, at 2:30-3:30pm, for PhD students to talk about their thesis work or other projects.

30
May
2017

Dynamics with Inequalities »

David Stewart (The University of Iowa)
11am 30 May 2017

Some dynamic systems have hard constraints that need to be modeled as inequalities

29
May
2017

Mathematics Across Disciplines »

Kathryn Glass (NCEPH) and Jason Sharples (UNSW Canberra)
3pm 29 May 2017

Kathryn Glass (NCEPH) and Jason Sharples (UNSW) will be presenting talks on application of mathematical models.

26
May
2017

ANU Maths Day 2017 »

1am 26 May 2017

Young maths enthusiasts from across the region are invited to battle it out in a test of mind and muscles at ANU Maths Day.

24
May
2017

Behaviour of The Serre Equations in the Presence of Steep Gradients »

Jordan Pitt (MSI/ANU)
2.30pm 24 May 2017

The PhD seminar is a weekly seminar held on Wednesday afternoons, at 2:30-3:30pm, for PhD students to talk about their thesis work or other projects.

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