Past events

Find information about past ANU MSI events.

23
Aug
2016

The Heat kernel on Asymptotic Hyperbolic Manifolds »

Dr Xi Chen (Fudan University)
1.30pm 23 August 2016

We will show the upper bound of the heat kernel, via the corresponding resolvent on AH spaces due to Mazzeo-Melrose, Melrose-Sa Barreto-Vasy.

18
Aug
2016

Maths Market Day  »

1pm 18 August 2016

Come along to the Mathematical Sciences Institute’s Maths Market Day to find out about our Honours and Post Graduate programs.

17
Aug
2016

Quantum Computing via Linear Algebra »

Cain Edie-Michell (ANU)
2.30pm 17 August 2016

Cain will give an introduction to quantum computing.

16
Aug
2016

Entropy and self-shrinkers of the mean curvature flow »

Dr Jonathan Zhu (Department of Mathematics, Harvard University)
1.30pm 16 August 2016

The Colding-Minicozzi entropy is an important tool for understanding the mean curvature flow (MCF).

15-26
Aug
2016

Geometry at the ANU »

9am 15 August 2016

Geometry at the ANU consists of two parts, a series of Graduate Student workshops from the 15 - 19 August, 2016 followed by an international conference from 22 - 26 August, 2016.

12
Aug
2016

Higher Frobenius-Schur indicators and eigenvalues of rotation in pivotal tensor categories, part 2 »

Dr Corey Jones
3pm 12 August 2016

We'll discuss the notion of higher Frobenius-Schur indicators in pivotal fusion categories, why they're important, and how to compute them using only a small amount of data from the center of the category.

12
Aug
2016

The stability of Kerr-de Sitter black holes (Part 2) »

Professor Andras Vasy (Stanford University)
10.30am 12 August 2016

In this lecture I will discuss Kerr-de Sitter black holes, which are rotating black holes in a universe with a positive cosmological constant.

11
Aug
2016

The stability of Kerr-de Sitter black holes »

Professor Andras Vasy (Stanford University)
4pm 11 August 2016

In this talk, based on joint work with Peter Hintz, I will discuss geometric aspects of the stability problem.

10
Aug
2016

Geometric representations of graded and rational Cherednik algebras »

Hannah Keese (Cornell)
2.30pm 10 August 2016

I will discuss the geometric methods used by Oblomkov and Yun to construct certain families of finite-dimensional representations of graded and rational Cherednik algebras.

05
Aug
2016

Higher Frobenius-Schur indicators and eigenvalues of rotation in pivotal tensor categories »

Dr Corey Jones
3pm 5 August 2016

We'll discuss the notion of higher Frobenius-Schur indicators in pivotal fusion categories, why they're important, and how to compute them using only a small amount of data from the center of the category.

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