# Seminars 2009-2010

Thursday, 2 April, 2009, 9:30 am, Room MS.05

**CODY mid-term Workshop**

Ludwig Jakstasz (ER CNRS)

* On the derivative of the Hausdorff dimension of the quadratic Julia set*

Thursday, 2 April, 2009, 10:00 am, Room MS.05

**CODY mid-term Workshop**

Anja Kabelka (ER RUC)

*Dynamical limits of bicritical rational maps*

Thursday, 2 April, 2009, 11:00 am, Room MS.05

**CODY mid-term Workshop**

Kuntal Banerjee (ESR CNRS)

*Widths of the Arnold Tongues *

Thursday, 2 April, 2009, 11:30 am, Room MS.05

**CODY mid-term Workshop**

Nina Snigireva (ESR TEI)

*On divergence points of self-similar measures and normal numbers*

Monday, 6 April, 2009 — Wednesday, 8 April, 2009, Room B3.02

**Algebraic Geometry Workshop**

Organisers: Gavin Brown (Kent), Sarah Davis (Warwick), Alexander Kasprzyk (Kent), Daniel Ryder (Bristol)

*Graduate Workshop: K3 surfaces and multigraded rings (GWK3)*

Monday, 6 April, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**DIMAP Seminar**

Noga Alon

*Eliminating Cycles in the Torus*

Monday, 6 April, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**GWK3**

Katrin Wendland (Augsburg)

*The real and complex geometry of K3 surfaces (1)*

Monday, 6 April, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**GWK3**

Daniel Ryder (Bristol)

*Graded rings and the geometry of cubic surfaces (1)*

Monday, 6 April, 2009, 5:00 pm, Room MS01

**DIMAP**

Nogan Alon

*Combinatorial reasoning in Information Theory*

Tuesday, 7 April, 2009, 9:30 am, Room B3.02

**GWK3**

Jürgen Hausen (Tübingen)

*Multigraded rings and Cox rings (1)*

Tuesday, 7 April, 2009, 11:30 am, Room B3.02

**GWK3**

Daniel Ryder (Bristol)

*Fano 3-folds, K3 surfaces and anticanonical ring calculations (2)*

Tuesday, 7 April, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**GWK3**

Sarah Davis (Warwick)

*SL4 quotients and flops*

Tuesday, 7 April, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Number Theory**

Mehmet Haluk Sengun (Duisburg-Essen)

*Arithmetic aspects of Bianchi modular forms*

Tuesday, 7 April, 2009, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**GWK3**

Paul Cadman (Warwick)

*Maximal Cohen-Macaulay modules on the discriminant and their deformations*

Tuesday, 7 April, 2009, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**GWK3**

Al Kasprzyk (Kent)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 8 April, 2009, 9:30 am, Room B3.02

**GWK3**

Katrin Wendland (Augsburg)

*How do K3 surfaces star in quantum field theory? (2)*

Wednesday, 8 April, 2009, 11:30 am, Room B3.02

**GWK3**

Jürgen Hausen (Tübingen)

*Cox rings of del Pezzo and K3 surfaces (2)*

Wednesday, 8 April, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**GWK3**

Martin Bright (Bristol)

*Arithmetic of K3 surfaces*

Monday, 5 October, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room MS03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Herbert Gangl (Durham)

*Double zeta values and periods of modular forms*

Tuesday, 6 October, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Bernard Ries (Warwick)

*On Graphs that Satisfy Local Pooling*

Wednesday, 7 October, 2009, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Marc Timme (Gottingen)

*Spatio-temporal patterns and synchronization in neural networks with nonlinear coupling*

Wednesday, 7 October, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Applied Mathematics**

Carles Simo (Barcelona)

*Dynamics of particle trajectories in a Rayleigh-Bénard Problem*

Wednesday, 7 October, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Miles Reid (Warwick)

*"The baby proof of RR from an advanced perspective"*

Wednesday, 7 October, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Jinqiao Duan (Illinois Institute of Technology)

*Some Topological Aspects of Random Dynamical Systems*

Thursday, 8 October, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Geometry and topology seminar**

Iain Aitchison (Melbourne)

*The hype and spin of natural shere eversion*

Thursday, 8 October, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Marc Timme (Gottingen)

*In how many ways can you color a graph?*

Friday, 9 October, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Mathematics and Statistics **

Tony Lelievre (ENPC)

*Adaptive importance sampling, and application to Bayesian statistics*

Friday, 9 October, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Christian Lubich (Tübingen)

*Variational approximations in quantum dynamics and the MCTDH method*

Monday, 12 October, 2009, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

Organisers: Florian Theil, Sergey Nazarenko, Colm Connaughton and Bogdan Hnat

*Mathematics of nuclear fusion*

Monday, 12 October, 2009, 1:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

S. Cowley (Culham Lab)

*Basic facts and equations of nuclear fusion*

Monday, 12 October, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

R. Dendy (Warwick)

*UK and Warwick fusion research*

Monday, 12 October, 2009, 2:30 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

B. Hnat (Warwick)

*Transport in toroidal geometry*

Monday, 12 October, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

S. Nazarenko (Warwick)

*Fluid models of plasma turbulence*

Monday, 12 October, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Number Theory**

David Holmes (Warwick)

*Arithmetic surfaces and intersection theory*

Monday, 12 October, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

A. Schekochihin (Oxford)

*Giro-Kinetic theory for fusion plasmas*

Monday, 12 October, 2009, 4:40 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

A. Peters (Warwick)

*Numerical solutions of gyro-kinetic equations*

Monday, 12 October, 2009, 5:20 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

J. Dewhurst (Warwick)

*The effects of non-uniform magnetic field strength on density ßux and test particle transport in drift wave turbulence*

Monday, 12 October, 2009, 5:40 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

G. Szepesi (Warwick)

*Lie transforms in gyro-kinetics*

Tuesday, 13 October, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems**

Kenneth Falconer (St. Andrews)

*Self-affine fractals and mutlifractals*

Tuesday, 13 October, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Peter Cameron (Queen Mary, London)

*Synchronization*

Wednesday, 14 October, 2009, 1:00 pm, Room Front of Zeeman Building

Staff photograph - all to attend

Wednesday, 14 October, 2009, 1:30 pm, Room MS05

Staff meeting

Wednesday, 14 October, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Gregorio Moreno (Paris)

*The environment seen by the particle for directed polymers in random environments*

Wednesday, 14 October, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic geometry seminar**

Sarah Davis (Warwick)

*" resolution of singularities"*

Thursday, 15 October, 2009, 1:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Measure Theory (Postgraduate students may find this of interest)**

Kenneth Falconer (St Andrews)

*My favourite problems in measure theory*

Thursday, 15 October, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room MS04

**Singularities Seminar**

Richard Rimanyi (Chapel Hill and Budapest)

*Introduction to Thom Polynomials *

Thursday, 15 October, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Geometry and topology seminar**

Vladimir Markovic (Warwick)

*Nearly geodesic immersed surfaces in hyperbolic three manifolds and the dynamics of the frame flow*

Thursday, 15 October, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Statistical Mechanics seminar - reinforced random walks**

Andrea Collececchio (Venice)

*Limit theorems for a continuous time reinforced process*

Thursday, 15 October, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis**

Reiner Schätzle (Tübingen)

*Minimizers of the Willmore functional in fixed conformal class *

Friday, 16 October, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Mathematics and Statistics **

Mark Girolami (Glasgow)

*Riemannian Manifold Hamiltonian Monte Carlo*

Friday, 16 October, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Norbert Schappacher (Strasbourg)

*Political space curves*

Monday, 19 October, 2009 — Wednesday, 21 October, 2009

**Algebraic Geometry**

Organisers: Corti, Golyshev, Reid, van Straten

*Extremal Laurent polynomials - new approaches to mirror symmetry and classification of Fanos*

Monday, 19 October, 2009 — Wednesday, 21 October, 2009

**Algebraic Geometry Workshop**

(Organisers: A Corti, V Golyshev, M Reid, D van Straten)

*Extremal Laurent polynomials Ð new approaches to mirror symmetry and classification of Fanos*

Monday, 19 October, 2009, 11:00 am, Room D1.07

**Algebraic geometry**

V Golyshev (Moscow)

*Intro I*

Monday, 19 October, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Singularities seminar**

Michele Torielli (Warwick)

*Deformation theory for complex space germs*

Monday, 19 October, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Algebraic geometry**

A Corti (Imperial)

*Intro II*

Monday, 19 October, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Algebraic geometry**

J Hofmann (Mainz)

*Monodromy calculations*

Monday, 19 October, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Number Theory**

Neil Dummigan (Sheffield)

*Symmetric square L-values and dihedral congruences for cusp forms*

Monday, 19 October, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Burt Randerath (Universitat zu Koln)

*On the Maximum Independent Set Problem in P5-free Graphs*

Tuesday, 20 October, 2009, 10:00 am, Room D1.07

**Algebraic geometry**

V Batyrev (Tübingen)

*Toric Degenerations*

Tuesday, 20 October, 2009, 11:00 am, Room D1.07

**Algebraic geometry**

V Przyjalkowski (Stekov Institute)

*LG models for Fano 3-folds*

Tuesday, 20 October, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Algebraic geometry**

L Katzarkov (Irvine)

*HMS and algebraic cycles*

Tuesday, 20 October, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems**

Davoud Cheraghi (Warwick)

*Typical trajectories of quadratic polynomials with positive area Julia sets*

Tuesday, 20 October, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Algebraic geometry**

M Kreuzer (Vienna)

*PALP and the classification of reflexive polytopes*

Wednesday, 21 October, 2009, 10:00 am, Room D1.07

**Algebraic geometry**

A Bondal (Aberdeen)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 21 October, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Algebraic geometry**

A Craw (Glasgow)

*Quiver flag varieties and derived categories*

Wednesday, 21 October, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Paul Cadman (Warwick)

*Deformations of Singularities*

Wednesday, 21 October, 2009, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Kandala Ngianga - Bakwin (Warwick)

*Disease/ mortality prevalence mapping using household surveys in Sub-Saharan*

Wednesday, 21 October, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Applied Mathematics**

Ben Goddard (Warwick)

*A mathematical picture of basic aspects of the periodic table*

Wednesday, 21 October, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Florian Theil (Warwick)

*Evolution in random energy landscapes*

Thursday, 22 October, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra seminar**

Andrew Rose (Warwick)

*Representations of rank 2 Kac-Moody Groups*

Thursday, 22 October, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Neil O'Connell (Warwick)

*Directed polymers and the quantum Toda lattice*

Thursday, 22 October, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Geometry/Topology Seminar**

Clifford Earle (Cornell)

*Earle-Marden coordinates in genus two: an example*

Thursday, 22 October, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis**

Spyros Alexakis (Toronto & Clay Math Institute)

*A black hole uniqueness theorem *

Friday, 23 October, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Mathematics and Statistics **

Geoff Nichols (Oxford)

*Doing Bayesian MCMC based inference slowly: applications and algorithms*

Friday, 23 October, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Peter Cox (Exeter)

*Climate change: feedbacks, tipping points and radical solutions*

Monday, 26 October, 2009, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

Organisers: Andres Carvajal and Robert MacKay

*Towards new dynamic models for better economic policy*

Monday, 26 October, 2009, 1:40 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

Organisers: Andres Carvajal and Robert MacKay

*Welcome introduction by the organisers*

Monday, 26 October, 2009, 1:45 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

Bhaskar Dutta (Warwick)

*Dynamic group formation*

Monday, 26 October, 2009, 2:15 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

Sebastian van Strien (Warwick)

*Should players always choose Nash equilibria, or can they be better off switching strategies periodically?*

Monday, 26 October, 2009, 2:45 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

Pablo Beker (Warwick)

*A general equilibrium explanation for financial market anomalies: belief heterogeneity under limited enforceability*

Monday, 26 October, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Number Theory**

Martin Bright (Warwick)

*Torsors on Neron models of tori*

Monday, 26 October, 2009, 3:45 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

Marcus Miller (Warwick)

*Leverage and asset bubbles*

Monday, 26 October, 2009, 4:15 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

Vassili Kolokoltsov (Warwick)

*Inspection games and crime prevention*

Monday, 26 October, 2009, 4:45 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

Sayantan Ghosal (Warwick)

*Out-of-equilibrium dynamics in large markets*

Monday, 26 October, 2009, 5:15 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

*Brief discussion of directions to pursue *

Tuesday, 27 October, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems**

Anders Öberg (Uppsala)

*Uniqueness and mixing rates for g-measure*

Wednesday, 28 October, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Richard Gratwick (Warwick)

*One-dimensional variational problems: existence and regularity*

Wednesday, 28 October, 2009, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Comlexity forum**

Tim Evans (Imperial)

*tba*

Wednesday, 28 October, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Applied Mathematics**

Chun Liu (Penn State)

*Energetic variational approaches in the modeling of ion channels*

Thursday, 29 October, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra seminar**

Dmitriy Rumynin (Warwick)

*Introduction into topologic and homotopic quantum field theories*

Thursday, 29 October, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Statistical Mechanics / Applied probabilty seminar**

Tobias Kuna (Reading)

*Realizability as an infinite dimensional non-linear moment problem*

Thursday, 29 October, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Geometry & Topology seminar**

Martin Bridson (Oxford)

*Actions of mapping class groups on spaces of non-positive curvature*

Thursday, 29 October, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis**

Jiayu Li (ICTP, Trieste)

*Symplectic critical surfaces in Kähler surfaces *

Friday, 30 October, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Mathematics and Statistics **

Tony O'Hagan (Sheffield)

*Uncertainty in predictions from process models*

Friday, 30 October, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Antonio DeSimone (Trieste)

*Excellent swimmers*

Monday, 2 November, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Singularities Seminar**

Michele Torielli (Warwick)

*Deformations of singularities (continuation)*

Monday, 2 November, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Number Theory**

Kimi Tsukazaki (Warwick)

*Counting points on elliptic curves in characteristics 2 and 3*

Tuesday, 3 November, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems Seminar**

Thomas Kempton (Warwick)

*Factors of Gibbs measures for subshifts of finite type*

Tuesday, 3 November, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Robert Brignall (Bristol)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 4 November, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Postgraduate seminar**

Tara Brough (Warwick)

*Word problems of groups as languages*

Wednesday, 4 November, 2009, 1:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Singularity Day**

Raoul Oset Sinha (Valencia & Liverpool)

*Graphs of stable mappings from 3-manifolds to R^3*

Wednesday, 4 November, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Applied Mathematics**

Kevin Painter (Heriot-Watt)

*Models for cell migration and their application to embryonic development and cancer invasion*

Wednesday, 4 November, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Midlands probability / Stochastic analysis seminar**

Xunyu Zhou (Oxford)

*Quantile Formulation: A New Paradigm for Portfolio Selection*

Wednesday, 4 November, 2009, 2:15 pm, Room MS02

**Singularity Day**

Alex Suciu (Northeastern)

*Fundamental groups of smooth, (quasi-) projective varieties*

Wednesday, 4 November, 2009, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Midlands probability / Stochastic analysis seminar**

Alex Cox (Bath)

*Root's Skorokhod Embedding : Optimality and applications to variance options*

Wednesday, 4 November, 2009, 3:45 pm, Room MS02

**Sinularity Day**

Alexey Gorinov (Liverpool)

* Rational mixed Hodge structures of the configuration spaces of smooth compact algebraic varieties *

Wednesday, 4 November, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Charilaos Efthymiou (Edinburgh)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 4 November, 2009, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Midlands probability / Stochastic analysis seminar**

Oleg Zaboronski (Warwick)

*Multi-scaling of occupation probabilities for one-dimensional coalescing radom walks*

Thursday, 5 November, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra seminar**

Anne Thomas (Oxford)

*Cocompact lattices of minimal covolume in rank 2 Kac-Moody groups*

Thursday, 5 November, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Geometry & Topology seminar**

Alex Suciu (Northeastern)

*The Alexander polynomial and its friends *

Thursday, 5 November, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Statistical mechanics seminar**

Mikhail Menshikov (Durham)

*Passage-time moments and hybrid zones for the exclusion-voter model*

Thursday, 5 November, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis**

Huy Nguyen (Warwick)

*Higher order renormalization group flows *

Friday, 6 November, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Mathematics and Statistics **

Mike Giles (Oxford)

*Multilevel Monte Carlo for discontinuous payoffs*

Friday, 6 November, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Gero Friesecke (Warwick/Munich)

*How good is the quantum mechanical explanation of the periodic table?*

Monday, 9 November, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Number Theory**

Lassina Dembele (Warwick)

*Nonsolvable Galois number fields ramified only at 3 and 5*

Tuesday, 10 November, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Dynamics**

Charlene Kalle (Warwick)

*Beta-expansions and multiple tilings*

Wednesday, 11 November, 2009, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Ralph Kenna - CANCELLED (Coventry)

*The site-disordered Ising model in two and four dimensions*

Wednesday, 11 November, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Applied Mathematics**

Bill Lionheart (Manchester)

*Limited data problems in optical and x-ray tomography*

Wednesday, 11 November, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

David Holmes (Warwick)

*"Embedded resolution, II: Local Methods". The talk will be based on Section 1.8 of Kollar's book.*

Thursday, 12 November, 2009 — Sunday, 15 November, 2009

Organisers: Daniel Ueltschi and Stefan Adams

*Roman Kotecky 60th Birthday - Mathematics of Phase Transition: past, present and future*

Thursday, 12 November, 2009, 1:50 pm, Room D1.07

**Phase Transition**

Daniel Ueltschi and Stefan Adams

*Welcome*

Thursday, 12 November, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Dmitriy Rumynin (Warwick)

*Introduction to TQFT and HQFT - II*

Thursday, 12 November, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Phase Transition**

Charles-Édouard Pfister (Lausanne)

*Interfacial free energy*

Thursday, 12 November, 2009, 2:50 pm, Room D1.07

**Phase Transition**

Jean Ruiz (CNRS Marseille)

*Thermodynamic versus geometric phase transitions*

Thursday, 12 November, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Geometry & Topology**

Joan Porti (Barcelona)

*Twisted cohomology of hyperbolic 3-manifolds*

Thursday, 12 November, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis**

Gui-Qiang G. Chen (Oxford)

*On nonlinear partial differential equations of mixed hyperbolic-elliptic type *

Thursday, 12 November, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Phase Transition**

Francois Dunlop (Cergy-Pontoise)

*Layering in the Ising Model*

Thursday, 12 November, 2009, 4:50 pm, Room D1.07

**Phase Transition**

Dimitri Petritis (Rennes)

*Phase diagram for random walks in random environment: a case with thick coexistence region *

Friday, 13 November, 2009, 9:30 am, Room D1.07

**Phase Transition**

Dima Ioffe (Technion, Haifa)

*Finite connections for the super-critical Bernoulli bond percolation in 2D*

Friday, 13 November, 2009, 10:50 am, Room D1.07

**Phase Transition**

Jean-Dominique Deuschel (Berlin)

*Hydrodynamical Limit for the Landau Ginsburg model with non-convex potential *

Friday, 13 November, 2009, 11:40 am, Room D1.07

**Phase Transition**

Peter Mörters (Bath)

*Random networks with nonlinear preferential attachment *

Friday, 13 November, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths & Stats Seminar**

Andreas Eberle (Bonn)

*Quantitative approximations of evolving probability measures and sequential Markov Chain Monte Carlo methods*

Friday, 13 November, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Phase Transition**

Christian Borgs (Microsoft Research)

*tba*

Friday, 13 November, 2009, 2:50 pm, Room D1.07

**Phase Transition**

Wilfrid Kendall (Warwick)

*The Poissonian City*

Friday, 13 November, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Michel Crucifix (Louvain)

*Reduced order models of palaeoclimates: techniques, challenges and promises*

Friday, 13 November, 2009, 6:30 pm, Room D1.07

**Phase Transition**

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*Round table about the future of statistical mechanics*

Saturday, 14 November, 2009, 9:30 am, Room MS.03

**Phase Transition**

Roberto Fernández (Utrecht)

*Convergence of cluster expansions: Kirkwood-Salzburg equations versus inductive Koteck -Preiss-Dobrushin arguments*

Saturday, 14 November, 2009, 10:50 am, Room MS.03

**Phase Transition**

Stephan Luckhaus (Leipzig)

*Lattice based Hamiltonians, two scale convergence and nonlinear elasticity*

Saturday, 14 November, 2009, 11:40 am, Room MS.03

**Phase Transition**

Balint Tóth (Budapest)

*Erdös-Rényi random graphs + forest fires = self-organized criticality*

Saturday, 14 November, 2009, 2:30 pm, Room MS.03

**Phase Transition**

John Cardy (Oxford)

*Classical and quantum localization in two and three dimensions*

Saturday, 14 November, 2009, 3:50 pm, Room MS.03

**Phase Transition**

David Brydges (British Columbia)

*Self-avoiding walk and the renormalisation group*

Saturday, 14 November, 2009, 4:40 pm, Room MS.03

**Phase Transition**

Alan Hammond (Oxford)

*Phase boundary fluctuations and maximum local roughness*

Sunday, 15 November, 2009, 9:30 am, Room MS.03

**Phase Transition**

Wolfgang König (Weierstrass, Berlin)

*Phase transitions for dilute particle systems with Lennard-Jones Potential*

Sunday, 15 November, 2009, 10:50 am, Room MS.03

**Phase Transition**

Ostap Hryniv (Durham)

*Phase transition for a model of microtubule growth *

Sunday, 15 November, 2009, 11:40 am, Room MS.03

**Phase Transition**

Nilanjana Datta (Cambridge)

*Relative entropies *

Monday, 16 November, 2009, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

Organiser: Chris Jones

*Nonlinear waves and the Maslov Index*

Monday, 16 November, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

Organisers: Frédéric Dias and Chris Jones

*Introduction*

Monday, 16 November, 2009, 12:15 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

Frédéric Chadard (ENS-Lyon)

*The Maslov index of periodic and solitary waves arising in dispersive equations*

Monday, 16 November, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

Alessandro Portaluri (Lecce)

*Floer homology of the cotangent bundle with conormal boundary conditions*

Monday, 16 November, 2009, 2:45 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

*Short talks and discussion*

Monday, 16 November, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Number Theory**

Sander Dahmen (British Columbia)

*Constant torsion on elliptic curves and generalised superelliptic equations*

Monday, 16 November, 2009, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

Tom Bridges (Surrey)

*Transversality of homoclinic orbits and the Maslov index*

Tuesday, 17 November, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems **

Alastair Fletcher (Warwick)

*Quasiregular dynamics *

Tuesday, 17 November, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Patrick Briest (Paderborn)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 18 November, 2009, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Konstantin Blyuss (Bristol)

*Mathematical modelling of multi-strain diseases*

Wednesday, 18 November, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Applied Mathematics**

Valery Smyshlyaev (Bath)

*Propagation, localisation and dispersion of waves in highly heterogeneous media via "non-classical" homogenisation.*

Wednesday, 18 November, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Julius Ross (Cambridge)

*Constant Scalar Curvature orbifold metrics and stability of orbifolds through embeddings in weighted projective spaces*

Thursday, 19 November, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Misha Belolipetsky (Durham)

*Cells in Coxeter groups*

Thursday, 19 November, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Statistical mechanics seminar**

Dirk Deckert (LMU Munich)

*Wheeler-Feynman Electrodynamics as an Intial Value Problem*

Thursday, 19 November, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Stephen Wehrli (Paris)

*Colored Khovanov homology and sutured Floer homology*

Thursday, 19 November, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis**

Emmanuel Hebey (Cergy-Pontoise)

*Existence and a priori bounds for Schrödinger-Maxwell systems*

Friday, 20 November, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Mathematics and Statistics **

Dan Cornford (Aston)

*Scaling to larger systems and parameter inference*

Friday, 20 November, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Shaun Bullett (Queen Mary)

*Holomorphic correspondences: how to deform the modular group to a quadratic map*

Monday, 23 November, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Singularities seminar**

Alex Suciu (Northeastern)

*How to compute the homology of the Milnor fibre of a non-isolated weighted homogeneous singularity*

Monday, 23 November, 2009, 1:15 pm, Room B3.02

Herakles Polemarchakis and Andres Carvajal (Economics)

*"Markets and Welfare"*

Monday, 23 November, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Number Theory**

Maite Aranes (Warwick)

*Manin symbols over number fields*

Tuesday, 24 November, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room IDL Auditorium (Digital Lab)

Rudolph Romer (Warwick)

*Multi-Fractal and other analyses in the Centre for Scientific Computing*

Tuesday, 24 November, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems**

Jean-Marc Gambaudo (Nice - Sophia Antipolis)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 25 November, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Postgraduate**

Shengtian Zhou (Warwick)

*Calculating Lefschetz number*

Wednesday, 25 November, 2009, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Ivan Tyukin (Leicester)

*Non-uniform small-gain theorems and their applications to computational neuroscience*

Wednesday, 25 November, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Applied Mathematics**

Jean-Michel Roquejoffre (Toulouse)

*Non-local minimal surfaces*

Wednesday, 25 November, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Paul Johnson (Imperial)

*Hurwitz Theory and the Infinite Wedge*

Wednesday, 25 November, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Mathematical Network Theories**

M. Kirkilionis (Warwick)

*Introducing the new seminar series*

Wednesday, 25 November, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry Reading Seminar**

Sarah Davis (Warwick)

*"Embedded resolution, III : Maximal contact ".(The talk will be based on Section 1.10 of Kollar's book).*

Thursday, 26 November, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Statistical mechanics seminar**

Ben Goddard (Warwick)

*From atoms to molecules: developing a molecular toolkit*

Thursday, 26 November, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Geometry and Topology Seminar**

Ken Baker (Miami))

*Rational open books, cabling and contact structures*

Thursday, 26 November, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis**

Andre Neves (Imperial)

*Rigidity results for 3-manifolds with positive scalar curvature*

Friday, 27 November, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Mathematics and Statistics**

J M Sanz-Serna (Valladolid)

*Carrying an Inverted Pendulum on a Bumpy Road*

Friday, 27 November, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Panos Papasoglu (Athens)

*JSJ decompositions for graphs, groups and metric spaces *

Tuesday, 1 December, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems**

Philip Rippon (Open)

*Boundaries of escaping Fatou components of transcendental entire functions*

Tuesday, 1 December, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Vadim Zverovich (UWE, Bristol)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 2 December, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room IDL Auditorium (Digital Lab)

**2009 - 2010 Digital Lab Keynote Seminar**

Professor Robin Ball (Warwick)

*Complexity Science and Applications*

Wednesday, 2 December, 2009, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Moez Draief (Imperial)

*Reaching Consensus through Distributed Probabilistic Polling*

Wednesday, 2 December, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Applied Mathematics**

Christoph Ortner (Oxford)

*Force-Based Atomistic/Continuum Hybrid Models*

Wednesday, 2 December, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room A1.01

**Midlands Probability/Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

John Biggins (Sheffield)

*Anomalous spreading in the branching random walk*

Wednesday, 2 December, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry Reading Seminar**

Stephane Lamy (Warwick)

*"Embedded resolution using Weierstrass' theorem"*

Wednesday, 2 December, 2009, 3:30 pm, Room A1.01

**Midlands Probability/Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Vlad Bally (Paris)

*Malliavin calculus for jump processes and applications to jump type equations*

Wednesday, 2 December, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Tomasz Radzik (King's College London)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 2 December, 2009, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Midlands Probability/Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Dario Spano (Warwick)

*Ancestry and spectrum of Jacobi and Hahn processes*

Thursday, 3 December, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Jorge Vitoria (Warwick)

*Equivalences for noncommutative projective spaces*

Thursday, 3 December, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Geometry and Topology Seminar**

Raphael Zenter (Bielefeld)

*A vanishing result for a Casson type instanton invariant over negative definite four-manifolds*

Thursday, 3 December, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Jeremy Clark (KU Leven)

*A central limit theorem for a periodic linear Boltzmann equation without friction*

Thursday, 3 December, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis**

Frank Pacard (Paris 12)

*Geometric aspects of the Allen-Cahn equation *

Friday, 4 December, 2009, 10:30 am, Room (B3.02)

**Data Assimilation**

Stephen Haben (Reading)

*Conditioning of variational data assimilation*

Friday, 4 December, 2009, 11:00 am, Room (B3.02)

**Data Assimilation**

Sanita Vetra (Reading)

*Ensemble data assimilation in the presence of cloud*

Friday, 4 December, 2009, 11:30 am, Room (B3.02)

**Data Assimilation**

Caroline Boess (Reading)

*Model order reduction methods for state estimation *

Friday, 4 December, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Mathematics and Statistics **

Peter Jan van Leeuwen (Reading)

*Data assimilation in highly nonlinear large-dimensional systems: how to beat the curse of dimensionality in particle filterning*

Friday, 4 December, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room (B3.02)

**Data Assimilation**

Peter Jan van Leeuwen (Reading)

*Data assimilation in highly nonlinear large dimensional systems: how to beat the curse of dimensionality in particle filterning*

Friday, 4 December, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room (MS.04)

**Data Assimilation**

Simon Cotter (Warwick)

*Model error in dissipative systems*

Friday, 4 December, 2009, 2:30 pm, Room (MS.04)

**Data Assimilation**

Damon McDougall (Warwick)

*Model error in wave propagation problems*

Friday, 4 December, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room (MS.04)

**Data Assimilation**

Masoumeh Dashti (Warwick)

*Bayesian approach to an elliptic inverse problem*

Friday, 4 December, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Burkard Wilking (Münster)

*Sharp estimates for the Ricci flow*

Monday, 7 December, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Number Theory**

Victor Flynn (Oxford)

*Twists of surfaces*

Tuesday, 8 December, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems Seminar**

Freddie Exhall (Liverpool)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 9 December, 2009, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Mark Muldoon (Manchester)

*Reaction and Diffusion on Fractal Objects*

Wednesday, 9 December, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Applied Mathematics**

Simon Cotter (Warwick)

*Data assimilation in a viscous incompressible fluid*

Wednesday, 9 December, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Ethan Cotterill (Nantes)

*A Tropical approach to rational curves on hypersurfaces*

Thursday, 10 December, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Shinpei Baba (Bonn)

*Grafting operations on complex projective structures*

Thursday, 10 December, 2009, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Ben Goddard (Warwick)

*From atoms to molecules: developing a modecular toolkit*

Thursday, 10 December, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis**

Rafe Mazzeo (Stanford)

*Ricci flow on open surfaces*

Friday, 11 December, 2009, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Mathematics and Statistics**

Ke Chen (Liverpool)

*Variational Imaging Models and Algorithms*

Friday, 11 December, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Chris Budd (Bath)

*Optimal transport methods for mesh generation with applications to meteorology*

Monday, 14 December, 2009 — Tuesday, 15 December, 2009

**Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: H van den Berg, P Thornalley, A Shmygol

*From molecules to bodies: spanning levels of biological organisation in medicine, (M2B)*

Monday, 14 December, 2009, Room B3.02

**Symposium Workshop**

Withrow Gil Wier (Maryland)

*Genetically encoded biosensor molecules in transgenic animals enable observation of molecular function in vivo*

Monday, 14 December, 2009, 9:30 am, Room B3.02

**M2B Symposium Workshop**

Michael Berridge (Brabham Inst)

*Smooth muscle cell Ca2+ activation mechanisms*

Monday, 14 December, 2009, 10:00 am, Room MS.05

**LMS Network in Harmonic Analysis and PDE**

John Andersson (Warwick)

*Optimal Regularity for a Torsion Like Problem*

Monday, 14 December, 2009, 11:00 am, Room B3.02

**M2B Symposium Workshop**

Barbara Sanborn (Colorado State)

*Contractant and relaxant hormonal influences on calcium homeostasis in myometrium *

Monday, 14 December, 2009, 11:30 am, Room MS.05

**LMS Network in Harmonic Analysis and PDE**

Roger Moser (Bath)

*Minimizing the maximal Gauss curvature*

Monday, 14 December, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room CS 1.01

**Workshop on Algorithms**

Mark Jerrum (Queen Mary London)

*A Complexity Dichotomy for Hypergrapgh Partition Functions*

Monday, 14 December, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**M2B Symposium Workshop**

Kenton Sanders (Nevada)

*A new ionic conductance involved in the pacemaker activity of visceral smooth muscles *

Monday, 14 December, 2009, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Balazs Rath (Budapest University of Technology)

*Time evolution of dense mulitgraph limits under edge-conservative preferential attachment dynamics*

Monday, 14 December, 2009, 2:30 pm, Room MS.05

**LMS Network in Harmonic Analysis and PDE**

Jonathon Bennett (Birmingham)

*Nonlinear Brascamp-Lieb inequalities and applications in harmonic analysis*

Monday, 14 December, 2009, 2:45 pm, Room CS 1.01

**Workshop on Algorithms**

Martin E. Dyer (Leeds)

*The Dynamics of Games on Graphs*

Monday, 14 December, 2009, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**M2B Symposium Workshop**

Pierre De Meyts (Hagendorn)

*Structure-based systems biology of insulin and IGF-I signal transduction*

Monday, 14 December, 2009, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**LMS Netwrok in Harmonic Analysis and PDE**

Mihalis Dafermos (Cambridge)

*The black hole stability problem in general relativity*

Monday, 14 December, 2009, 4:30 pm, Room CS 1.01

**Workshop on Algorithms**

Leslie Ann Goldberg (Liverpool)

*Stable Marriages and Independent Sets in Bipartite Graphs*

Monday, 14 December, 2009, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**M2B Symposium Workshop**

Leighton Izu (California)

*How the spatial distribution of Ca2+ signalling molecules affects Ca2+ dynamics*

Monday, 14 December, 2009, 5:15 pm, Room CS 1.01

**Workshop on Algorithms**

Mike Paterson (Warwick)

*TBA*

Tuesday, 15 December, 2009, 9:00 am, Room B3.02

**M2B Symposium Workshop**

Andrew Sewell (Cardiff)

*Makeable T cell immunity: you can improve any antigen and you can improve any TCR*

Tuesday, 15 December, 2009, 10:00 am, Room B3.02

**M2B Symposium Workshop**

David Price (Cardiff) Making sense of adaptive T cell immunity: repertoire selection and the antigenic universe

*Making sense of adaptive T cell immunity: repertoire selection and the antigenic universe*

Tuesday, 15 December, 2009, 11:30 am, Room B3.02

**M2B Symposium Workshop**

Ellen Baake (Bielefeld)

*Statistical recognition by T cells: The importance of being rare*

Tuesday, 15 December, 2009, 12:30 pm, Room B3.02

**M2B Symposium Workshop**

Jaap van den Born (Amsterdam)

*Proteoglycans, role in renal diseases and glycosaminoglycans antibody mapping*

Tuesday, 15 December, 2009, 2:30 pm, Room B3.02

**M2B Symposium Workshop**

Ben van Ommen (Zeist)

*Challenging homeostasis to quantify health*

Tuesday, 15 December, 2009, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**M2B Symposium Workshop**

Kevin Hall (National Inst of Health)

*Mathematical models of whole-body metabolism and body weight change*

Tuesday, 15 December, 2009, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**M2B Symposium Workshop**

Carla Ferreri (Bologna)

*Membrane fatty acid transformations and radical stress in cardiovascular diseases*

Wednesday, 6 January, 2010 — Friday, 8 January, 2010

**Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: RS MacKay, C Maes (Leuven)

*Space-time phases for spatially extended systems, (STG)*

Wednesday, 6 January, 2010, 9:45 am, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop **

C Maes (K.U.Leuven)

*Nonequilibrium from a space-time perspective*

Wednesday, 6 January, 2010, 11:15 am, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop **

A Toom (Pernambuco Brazil)

*Substitution operators*

Wednesday, 6 January, 2010, 1:45 pm, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop **

G Keller (Erlangen)

*Large deviations in the system size for some globally coupled maps*

Wednesday, 6 January, 2010, 2:45 pm, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop **

A van Enter (Groningen)

*Evolving Gibbs measures, Gibbs or not?*

Wednesday, 6 January, 2010, 4:15 pm, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop **

R Jack (Bath)

*Glassy systems and space-time phase transitions*

Thursday, 7 January, 2010, 9:05 am, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

R Livi (CSDC, Italy)

*Collective dynamics in neural networks*

Thursday, 7 January, 2010, 10:35 am, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

A Kupiainen (Helsinki)

*Diffusion for coupled maps with a conservation law*

Thursday, 7 January, 2010, 11:35 am, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

J Bricmont (Louvain)

*Renormalization group for random walks*

Thursday, 7 January, 2010, 2:05 pm, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

L Bunimovich (Georgia)

*Dynamical networks; local dynamics, interactions and topology*

Thursday, 7 January, 2010, 3:35 pm, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

A Rybko (Kharkevich Institute)

*Spontaneous resonances and the coherent states of queuing networks*

Friday, 8 January, 2010, 9:05 am, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

F Redig (Leiden)

*Law of large numbers and large deviations for some random walks in a dynamic random environment*

Friday, 8 January, 2010, 10:35 am, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

F Ginelli (CNRS)

*Lyapunov analysis captures the collective dynamics of large chaotic systems*

Friday, 8 January, 2010, 11:35 am, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

A Politi (CNR, Italy)

*Anomalous heat conduction in nonlinear and stochastic systems*

Friday, 8 January, 2010, 2:05 pm, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

M Blank (Moscow)

*Collective phenomena in weakly interacting particle systems and CMLs*

Friday, 8 January, 2010, 3:35 pm, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

C Liverani (Rome)

*Various attempts toward deriving the Fourier law*

Monday, 11 January, 2010 — Wednesday, 13 January, 2010

**Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: O Zaboronski, C Connaughton, SW Grosskinsky

*Non-equilibrium dynamics of spatially extended interacting particle systems, (NEQ)*

Monday, 11 January, 2010, 9:45 am, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

Eli Ben Naim (Los Alamos)

*Strong Mobility in Disordered Systems*

Monday, 11 January, 2010, 11:00 am, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

Alain Comtet (Paris)

*Capture of Particles and Distribution of the Maximum of a One-Dimensional Random Walk*

Monday, 11 January, 2010, 11:45 am, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

Stefan Grosskinsky (Warwick)

*Zero-range condensation at criticality*

Monday, 11 January, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

Rajesh Ravindran (IMS, Chennai)

*Coarsening in Cooling Granular Gases*

Monday, 11 January, 2010, 2:45 pm, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

Claude Godreche (Saclay)

*Dynamics of condensation in zero-range processes*

Monday, 11 January, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Robin Chapman (Exeter)

*TBA*

Monday, 11 January, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

Ronald Dickman (Minas Gerais)

*Contact Process with Mobile Disorder*

Monday, 11 January, 2010, 4:45 pm, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

David Mukamel (Weizmann)

*Effective Long-Range Interactions in Driven Systems with Local Dynamics*

Tuesday, 12 January, 2010, 9:00 am, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

Satya Majumdar (Orsay)

*Convex Hull of N Planar Brownian Motions: Exact Results and an Application to Ecology*

Tuesday, 12 January, 2010, 9:45 am, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

Sergey Petrovskii (Leicester)

*Statistical Mechanics of Population Dynamics and Animal Movement*

Tuesday, 12 January, 2010, 11:00 am, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

Mauro Mobilia (Leeds)

*Modelling Biodiversity and Pattern Formation in Communities Exhibiting Cycle Dominance*

Tuesday, 12 January, 2010, 11:45 am, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

Uwe C. Tauber (Virginia Tech)

*Stochastic Predator-Prey Models: Population Oscillations, Spatial Correlations, and the Effect of Randomized Rates*

Tuesday, 12 January, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

Martin Howard (John Innes Centre)

*Modelling Noisy Concentration Gradients in Developmental Biology*

Tuesday, 12 January, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Dynamical Systems Seminar**

C.Liverani (Rome II)

*Some rigorous results in linear response theory*

Tuesday, 12 January, 2010, 2:45 pm, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

Martin Evans (Edinburgh)

*Growth of Population in Catastrophic Environments*

Tuesday, 12 January, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Colin Cooper (King's College London)

*TBA*

Tuesday, 12 January, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

Various

*Short presentations and discussions*

Wednesday, 13 January, 2010, 9:00 am, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

Deepak Dhar (Tata Institute)

*Growing sandpiles: A model of Proportionate Growth*

Wednesday, 13 January, 2010, 9:45 am, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

Beate Schmittman (Virginia Tech)

*From asymmetric exclusion processes to protein synthesis*

Wednesday, 13 January, 2010, 11:00 am, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

Federico Vazquez (Palma de Mallorca)

*Microscopic Dynamics to Macroscopic Behaviour in Systems with Two Symmetric Absorbing States*

Wednesday, 13 January, 2010, 11:45 am, Room B3.02

**EPSRC Symposium Workshop**

Thierry Bodineau (ENS Paris)

*On long range correlations in non-equilibrium systems*

Wednesday, 13 January, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Mathematics Seminar**

Henrik Jensen (Imperial)

*Cluster geometry and survival probability in systems driven by reaction-diffusion dynamics*

Wednesday, 13 January, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic analysis Seminar**

Thierry Levy (Paris/Geneva) CANCELLED

*CANCELLED SEMINAR*

Thursday, 14 January, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Jani Lukkarinen (Helsinki)

*Kinetic Equations for a Homogeneous Bose Fluid with Condensate*

Thursday, 14 January, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Geometry and Topology Seminar**

Stephen Tawn (Warwick)

*The Hilden subgroup of the braid group*

Friday, 15 January, 2010, 11:00 am, Room B1.01

**EPSRC Visit**

Dr Vivienne Blackstone and Caterina Mora (EPSRC)

*Early Careers, Grants process, Fellowships and First Grants*

Friday, 15 January, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Mathematics & Statistics Seminar**

Fabio Rigat (Warwick)

*Parallel hierarchical (adaptive sampling: a general-purpose multiple-chains MCMC algorithm*

Friday, 15 January, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**EPSRC Visit**

Caterina Mora (EPSRC)

*EPSRC and Maths Programme policy, success rates within the Maths Programme, Impact, the resubmission policy and data relevant to Warwick.*

Friday, 15 January, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Christian Maes (Leuven)

*Goal functions and Variational principles, from analytical mechanics to irreversible thermodynamics*

Friday, 15 January, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Combinatorics across mathematics**

Amin Coja-Oghlan (Warwick)

*The regularity lemma*

Monday, 18 January, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Fernando Rodriguez Villegas (University of Texas at Austin)

*Hypergeometric motives*

Monday, 18 January, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Combinatorics across mathematics**

Dianne Maclagan (Warwick)

*Triangulations*

Tuesday, 19 January, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room MS03

**Postgraduate seminar**

Homero Renato Gallegos Ruiz (Warwick)

*Numerical computation of periods of genus two curves. *

Tuesday, 19 January, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Dynamical Systems Seminar**

Richard Sharp (Manchester)

*Length spectra of negatively curved manifolds*

Tuesday, 19 January, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**DIMAP Seminar**

Andrei Toom (Federal University of Pernambuco)

*Solvable and Unsolvable in Cellular Automata*

Wednesday, 20 January, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room MS03

**Postgraduate seminar**

Sohail Iqbal (Warwick)

*Q-Gorenstein smoothing*

Wednesday, 20 January, 2010, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Karoline Wiesner (Bristol)

*Measures of complexity and information erasure*

Wednesday, 20 January, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Alastair Craw CANCELLED (Glasgow)

*Multigraded linear series via quiver representationsCANCELLED*

Wednesday, 20 January, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic analysis seminar**

Martin Hairer (Warwick)

*Singular perturbation of rough stochastic PDEs*

Thursday, 21 January, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Michalis Loulakis (Athens)

*Zero-range condensation at criticality*

Thursday, 21 January, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Anne Thomas (Oxford)

*Lattices with surface subgroups*

Thursday, 21 January, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Gabriel Koch (Oxford)

*An alternative approach to regularity for the Navier-Stokes equations in critical spaces*

Friday, 22 January, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Mathematics & Statistics Seminar**

Harry Zanten (Eindhoven)

*Consistent nonparametric Bayesian inference for discretely observed diffusions*

Friday, 22 January, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Benjamin Schlein (Cambrigde)

*Bulk Universality for Wigner Matrices*

Tuesday, 26 January, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room MS03

**Postgraduate seminar**

Soma Purkait (Warwick)

*Congruent Number Problem and Shimura Correspondence*

Tuesday, 26 January, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Dynamical Systems Seminar**

Lasse Rempe (Liverpool)

*Measurable dynamics of transcendental functions*

Tuesday, 26 January, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**DIMAP Seminar**

Peter Keevash (Queen Mary, University of London)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 27 January, 2010, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Sarah Teichmann (Cambridge)

*A genomic and quantitative view of gene expression levels and epigenetic modifications*

Wednesday, 27 January, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**DIMAP Seminar**

Stefanie Gerke (Royal Holloway, University of London)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 27 January, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis seminar**

Alan Hammond (Oxford)

*Dynamics of negotiation in the network bargaining problem*

Wednesday, 27 January, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room SO.21

**Network Seminar**

Matthew Jackson (Stanford)

*Homophily and segregation in social networks*

Thursday, 28 January, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Paul Chelboun (Warwick)

*Finite size effects in a stochastic condensation model*

Thursday, 28 January, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Alexander Coward (Oxford)

*Upper bounds on Reidemeister moves*

Thursday, 28 January, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Aram Karakhanyan (Edinburgh)

*The geometry of solutions to a segregation problem*

Friday, 29 January, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Mathematics & Statistics Seminar**

Yile Wu (Warwick)

*Uncertainty in portfolio credit risk modelling: a Bayesian approach*

Friday, 29 January, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Mitchell Berger (Exeter)

*Applications of braid theory*

Monday, 1 February, 2010, 12:15 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

Organisers: Mauro Mobilia (Leeds) and Robert MacKay

*Mathematics of Evolutionary Dynamics*

Monday, 1 February, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

David Brown (Berkeley)

*Explicit modular approaches to generalized Fermat equations*

Monday, 1 February, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Combinatorics across Mathematics**

John Jones (Warwick)

*The associahedron*

Tuesday, 2 February, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Dynamical Systems Seminar**

Henk Bruin (Surrey)

*On the dynamics of subtractive algorithms*

Tuesday, 2 February, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**DIMAP Seminar**

Mikhail Moshkov (KAUST)

*Time Complexity of Decision Trees*

Wednesday, 3 February, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Eleonora Pinto de Moura (Warwick)

*Embeddings of finite-dimensional sets*

Wednesday, 3 February, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Applied Mathematics Seminar**

Roland Seydel (Max Planck Institute)

*Impulse control - how to get rid of your bad loans*

Wednesday, 3 February, 2010, 2:15 pm, Room A1.01

**Stochastic Analysis/Midlands Probability Seminar**

Rene Schilling (Germany)

*A remark on the existence of transition densities for Levy processes*

Wednesday, 3 February, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Damiano Testa (Oxford)

*Big Rational Surfaces*

Wednesday, 3 February, 2010, 3:45 pm, Room A1.01

**Stochastic Analysis/Midlands Probability Seminar**

Martijn Pistorius (Imperial)

*Continuosly monitored barrier options under Markov processes*

Wednesday, 3 February, 2010, 4:45 pm, Room A1.01

**Stochastic Analysis/Midlands Probability Seminar**

Stefan Grosskinsky (Warwick)

*Some limit theorems for zero-range condensation*

Thursday, 4 February, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Laura Ciobanu (Frigourg, Switzerland)

*Solving equations in groups*

Thursday, 4 February, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Thomas Østergaard Sørensen (Imperial College)

*Regularity properties of Coulombic wavefunctions and their one-electron densities*

Thursday, 4 February, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Andrei Tetenov (Gorno-Altaisk)

*The structure and rigidity of self-similar Jordan arcs*

Thursday, 4 February, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Michael Ruzhansky (Imperial College)

*Pseudo-differential operators and symmetries*

Friday, 5 February, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Mathematics & Statistics Seminar**

Christoph Schwab (ETH Zurich)

*Convergence rates of sparse tensor gpc approximations of PDEs*

Friday, 5 February, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Chris Parker (Birmingham)

*Identifying Groups*

Monday, 8 February, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

Organisers: Colm Connaughton and Stefan Grosskinsky

*Burgers Equation and Applications*

Monday, 8 February, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

Roger Heath-Brown (Oxford)

*Counting points on cubic curves*

Tuesday, 9 February, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Dynamical Systems Seminar**

Gwyneth Stallard (Open)

*Dimensions of escaping sets of transcendental entire functions*

Tuesday, 9 February, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Deryk Osthus (Birmingham)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 10 February, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room MS 03

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Janosch Ortmann (Warwick)

*Eigenvalues of Random Matrices*

Wednesday, 10 February, 2010, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Tobias Galla (Manchester)

*Chaos and Noise in Game Dynamical Learning*

Wednesday, 10 February, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Applied Mathematics Seminar**

Michal Kokvara (Birmingham)

*Solving nonlinear semidefinite optimization problems by PENNON*

Wednesday, 10 February, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Michael Wemyss (Oxford)

*Some mutations of quivers in the MMP*

Wednesday, 10 February, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Huaizhong Zhao (Loughborough)

*Stochastic Partial Differential Equations via Backward Doubly Stochastic Differential Equations*

Wednesday, 10 February, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**DIMAP Seminar**

Daniel Kral (Charles University, Prague)

*TBA*

Thursday, 11 February, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Geordie Williamson (Oxford)

*Knot homology and geometric representation theory*

Thursday, 11 February, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Amin Coja-Oghlan (Warwick)

*A statistical mechanics perspective on hard computational problems*

Thursday, 11 February, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Dmitri Panov (Imperial)

*Hyperbolic geometry and symplectic manifolds with c _{1}=0*

Thursday, 11 February, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Reto Mueller (Scuola Normale Superiore Pisa/Warwick)

*On compactness for shrinking Ricci Solitons*

Friday, 12 February, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Viktor Schroeder (Zürich)

*Moebius geometry on the boundary of symmetric spaces*

Monday, 15 February, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

Organisers: Till Bretschneider, Markus Kirkilionis

*Bioimaging*

Monday, 15 February, 2010, 12:10 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW**

Tim Nattkemper (Bielefeld)

*Structural analysis of bioimages for life sciences and medicine*

Monday, 15 February, 2010, 12:50 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW**

Mike Khan/Sayan Bhattacharya (Biomedical Research Institute)

*Identification of novel biomarkers for colon cancer by simultaneous co-analysis of multiple stem cell epitopes in individual tissue sections*

Monday, 15 February, 2010, 2:15 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW**

Chris Taylor (Manchester)

*Tba*

Monday, 15 February, 2010, 2:55 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW**

Andrew Blanks/Anatoly Shmygol (Clinical Sciences Research Institute)

*Nuclear safety in cells: imaging cellular organelles and Ca microdomains*

Monday, 15 February, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

David Solomon (Kings College London)

*Annihilating ideals for class groups of number fields*

Monday, 15 February, 2010, 3:25 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW**

Chengjin Du (Systems Biology, Warwick)

*Interactive cell segmentation via constrained density weighted Nyström method and geodesic commute distance*

Monday, 15 February, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Combinatorics across Mathematics**

Amin Coja-Oghlan (Warwick)

*The regularity lemma*

Monday, 15 February, 2010, 4:20 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW**

Rob Cross/Andrew McAinsh/Anne Straube (Centre for Mechanochemical Cell Biology, Warwick)

*Bioimaging@CMCB, the new Centre for Mechanochemical Cell Biology, Warwick*

Monday, 15 February, 2010, 5:05 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW**

Nasir Rajpoot (Computer Science, Warwick)

*A Bayesian approach to finding cell constellations in histology images*

Tuesday, 16 February, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Dynamical Systems Seminar**

Sara Munday (St. Andrews)

*An introduction to alpha-Farey-Luroth and alpha-Luroth systems andsome strong renewal results*

Tuesday, 16 February, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**DIMAP University**

Heiko Röglin (Maastricht University)

*K-Means has polynominal smoothed complexity*

Wednesday, 17 February, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Marj Batchelor (Cambridge)

*Linyi Mathematics Summer School*

Wednesday, 17 February, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room MS.05

**Warwick Tropical Day**

Peter Butkovic (Birmingham)

*Tropical Linear Algebra*

Wednesday, 17 February, 2010, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum Seminar**

Sara Fortuna (Warwick)

*Agent Based modelling for the study molecular self-organisation*

Wednesday, 17 February, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Applied Mathematics Seminar**

Yossi Shamai (Warwick)

*Spatial correlations and variance reduction in Brownian simulations*

Wednesday, 17 February, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Chelsea Walton (Michigan/Manchester)

*Generalizing twisted homogeneous coordinate rings*

Wednesday, 17 February, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Tusheng Zhang (Manchester)

*A Probabilistic Approach to Dirichlet Problems of Semilinear Elliptic PDEs With Singular Coefficients*

Thursday, 18 February, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Peter Rowley (Manchester)

*Diameter of the Monster Graph*

Thursday, 18 February, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Christina Goldschmidt (Warwick)

*The scaling limit of critical random graphs *

Thursday, 18 February, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Hee Jung Kim (Max-Planck)

*Double point surgery and configurations of surfaces in 4-manifolds*

Thursday, 18 February, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Chelsea Walton (Michigan/Manchester)

*Generalizing twisted homogeneous coordinate rings*

Thursday, 18 February, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Luis Escauriaza (Bilbao)

*Hardy's Uncertainty Principle, Convexity and Evolutions*

Friday, 19 February, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Mathematics & Statistics Seminar**

Rudolf Roemer (Warwick)

*The random phase property and the Lyapunov spectrum for multi-channel disordered systems*

Friday, 19 February, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

John Ball (Oxford)

*The Q-tensor theory of liquid crystals*

Monday, 22 February, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Arsen Elkin (Warwick)

*Endomorphisms of hyperelliptic Jacobians*

Tuesday, 23 February, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Dynamical Systems Seminar**

Andrew Ferguson (Warwick)

*Escape rates for Gibbs measure*

Tuesday, 23 February, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Daniela Kuhn (Birmingham)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 24 February, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room MS03

**Postgraduate seminar**

Andrew Ferguson (Warwick)

*An introduction to the thermodynamic formalism*

Wednesday, 24 February, 2010, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum Seminar**

Martin Weigt (ISI Torino)

*Inference of protein-protein interactions from multi-species sequence data using statistical-physics inspired approaches*

Wednesday, 24 February, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Applied Mathematics Seminar**

John Mackenzie (Strathclyde)

*A computational model of cell movement and chemotaxis*

Wednesday, 24 February, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis / Midlands Probability Seminar **

John Moriarty (Manchester)

*Hitting lines with planar Wiener and Ornstein-Uhlenbeck processes*

Wednesday, 24 February, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Stephane Lamy (Warwick/Lyon)

*Non-simplicity of the Cremona group*

Wednesday, 24 February, 2010, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis / Midlands Probability Seminar **

Leonid Mytnik (Technion)

*Infinite rate mutually catalytic branching model*

Wednesday, 24 February, 2010, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis / Midlands Probability Seminar **

Jonathan Mattingly (Duke)

*Numerics for SDEs*

Thursday, 25 February, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Marek Biskup (UCLA)

*Gibbs measures on permutations of the integers*

Thursday, 25 February, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Andrzej Zuk (Paris)

*L^2 Betti numbers of closed manifolds*

Thursday, 25 February, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Eugen Varvaruca (Imperial College)

*Existence of steady free-surface waves with corners of 120 degrees at their crests in the presence of vorticity*

Friday, 26 February, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Mathematics & Statistics Seminar**

Bernard Silverman (Oxford) (***CANCELLED***)

*Smoothed absolute loadings principal components analysis*

Friday, 26 February, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Toby Stafford (Manchester)

*Noncommutative Projective Surfaces*

Monday, 1 March, 2010, 9:00 am, Room D1.07/B3.02

**MiRaW Day**

Organisers A. Rodriguez, R.A. Roemer, D. Ueltschi (Warwick)

*Optical Lattices and Bose Gases*

Monday, 1 March, 2010, 9:10 am, Room D1.07

**MiRaW**

Robert Kerr (Warwick)

*Numerical generation of a vortex ring cascade in quantum turbulence *

Monday, 1 March, 2010, 9:55 am, Room D1.07

**MiRaW**

Dimitri Gangardt (Birmingham)

*Quantum impurity problem in ultracold gases: from dark solitons to quantum ferromagnets*

Monday, 1 March, 2010, 11:10 am, Room D1.07

**MiRaW**

Kai Bongs (Birmingham)

*Fermi-Bose mixtures in optical lattices*

Monday, 1 March, 2010, 11:55 am, Room D1.07

**MiRaW**

Volker Betz (Warwick)

*Critical temperature of dilute Bose gases*

Monday, 1 March, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiRaW**

Valentine Zagrebnov (Universite de la Mediterranee)

*Anisotropic generalised BEC with two critical densities *

Monday, 1 March, 2010, 2:45 pm, Room B3.02

**MiRaW**

Joe Bhaseen (Cambridge)

*Colective dynamics of Bose-Einstein condensates in optical cavities *

Monday, 1 March, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

David Loeffler (Warwick)

*p-adic interpolation of automorphic forms*

Monday, 1 March, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiRaW**

Hermann Schulz-Baldes (Erlangen-Nuernberg)

*Quasi-one-dimensional random operators: random phase property, Lyapunov spectrum and delocalization *

Monday, 1 March, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Combinatorics across Mathematics**

Daan Krammer (Warwick)

*Lattices and Garside lattices*

Monday, 1 March, 2010, 4:45 pm, Room B3.02

**MiRaW**

Benjamin Schlein (Cambridge)

*Effective evolution equations for many body quantum systems*

Tuesday, 2 March, 2010, 11:00 am, Room D1.07

**Presentation**

Andreas Dedner (University of Freiburg)

*Generic Schemes for Solving Convection Dominated Evolution Equations *

Tuesday, 2 March, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Presentation**

Bin Cheng (University of Michigan)

*Compressible Euler Equations with Multiple Forcing*

Tuesday, 2 March, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Dynamical Systems Seminar**

Edward Crane (Bristol)

*The simple harmonic urn*

Tuesday, 2 March, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Presentation**

Viet Ha Hoang (Singapore)

*TBA*

Tuesday, 2 March, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**DIMAP Seminar**

Rico Zenklusen (ETH Zurich)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 3 March, 2010, 10:00 am, Room D1.07

**Presentation**

Daniel Robinson (Oxford)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 3 March, 2010, 11:00 am, Room D1.07

**Presentation**

Christof Sparber (Cambridge)

*On nonlinear Schrödinger equations modeling collective quantum dynamics*

Wednesday, 3 March, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room MS03

**Posgraduate seminar**

Michele Torielli (Warwick)

*Linear free divisor and quiver representations*

Wednesday, 3 March, 2010, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum Seminar**

Ralph Kenna (Coventry)

*Phase Transitions in the Growth of Groups*

Wednesday, 3 March, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Applied Mathematics Seminar**

Stig Larsson (Gothenberg)

*Finite element approximation of stochastic partial differential equations driven by noise*

Wednesday, 3 March, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Oliver Riordan (Oxford)

*The Generalized Triangle-Triangle Transformation in Percolation *

Wednesday, 3 March, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Alicia Dickenstein (Buenos Aires)

*The structure of smooth lattice polytopes with high codegree*

Wednesday, 3 March, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Presentation**

Martin Stoll (Oxford)

*Fast solvers for sparse problems with applications*

Wednesday, 3 March, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Presentation**

Björn Stinner (Warwick)

*Computation of Biomembranes with Lateral Phase Separation*

Thursday, 4 March, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Hermann Schulz-Baldes (Erlangen)

*Semicircle law and linear statistics for a class of random matrices with correlated entries*

Thursday, 4 March, 2010, 2:30 pm, Room B3.02

**COW Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Alicia Dickestein (Buenos Aires)

*A-discriminants*

Thursday, 4 March, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Caroline Series (Warwick)

*Top terms of trace polynominals in Kra's plumbing construction*

Thursday, 4 March, 2010, 4:30 pm, Room B3.03

**COW Algebraic Geomtery Seminar**

Tom Coates (Imperial)

*Gromov-Witten Invariants and modular forms*

Friday, 5 March, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**AMSTAT**

Andrew Golightly (Newcastle)

*Recent advances in inference for parameters governing Systems Biology models*

Friday, 5 March, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Alicia Dickenstein (Buenos Aires)

*Binomials, hypergeometric functions and mass action kinetics chemical reaction networks*

Monday, 8 March, 2010, Room B3.02

**MIRaW**

Dave Wood (Warwick)

*Mathematics In Industry: Countdown to the Warwick Study Group*

Monday, 8 March, 2010, 2:15 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW**

David Allwright (Oxford and Smith Institute)

*The UK Study Groups: Wind, Water and Queues*

Monday, 8 March, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

Thotsaphon Thongjunthug (Warwick)

*The complex AGM and periods of elliptic curves over C*

Monday, 8 March, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW**

Poul Hjorth (DTU)

*Study Groups in Denmark: A Tale of Two Cities*

Monday, 8 March, 2010, 4:15 pm, Room B3.02

**MIRaW**

Colin Please (Southampton)

*Autopsy of an Industrial Study Group Problem*

Tuesday, 9 March, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Dynamical Systems Seminar**

Toby Hall (Liverpool)

*Paper surfaces and dynamical limits*

Tuesday, 9 March, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**DIMAP Seminar**

Marcin Kaminski (Université Libre de Bruxelles)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 10 March, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room MS03

**Postgraduate seminar**

Ben Sharp (Warwick)

*Harmonic Mappings of Riemannian Surfaces and the Harmonic Map Flow.*

Wednesday, 10 March, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Applied Mathematics Seminar**

Yaroslav Kurylev (UCL)

*Inverse Problems: Visibility and Invisibility.*

Wednesday, 10 March, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Daniele Alessandrini (Strasbourg)

*On the tropicalization of the Hilbert scheme*

Wednesday, 10 March, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Hubert Lacoin (Rome)

*Superdiffusivity and strong disorder for directed polymers *

Thursday, 11 March, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Daniele Alessandrini (Strasbourg)

*On the compactification of Teichmuller-like parameter spaces*

Thursday, 11 March, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Miles Simon (Freiburg)

*Ricci flow of singular metric spaces*

Thursday, 11 March, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Ashkan Nikeghbali (Zürich)

*Some probabilistic methods in random matrix theory and number theory *

Thursday, 11 March, 2010, 4:15 pm, Room B3.03

**Geometry and Topology seminar**

Jim Howie (Heriot - Watt)

*Dehn surgery and prime factors*

Friday, 12 March, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**AMSTAT**

Marc Bocquet (ENPC)

*Bayesian design of parameter space for geophysical data assimilation*

Friday, 12 March, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium - CANCELLED**

Peter Deuflhard (Zuse Institute Berlin)

*The smile of the mathematicians:mathematical modelling and simulation in cranio-maxillofacial surgery*

Monday, 15 March, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

Henri Johnston (Cambridge)

*A non-abelian Stickelberger theorem*

Monday, 15 March, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Combinatorics across Mathematics Seminar**

Neil O'Connell (Warwick)

*Combinatorics and random matrices*

Tuesday, 16 March, 2010, 10:40 am, Room D1.07

**Mathematicians and Mathematics Educators: What can we learn from each other?**

David Pritchard (Strathclyde)

*Should Mathematics lecturers be ashamed of lecturing?*

Tuesday, 16 March, 2010, 11:20 am, Room D1.07

**Mathematicians and Mathematics Educators: what can we learn from each other?**

Julian Williams (Manchester)

*Learning Mathematics and the transition from school to first year university*

Tuesday, 16 March, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Mathematicians and Mathematics Educators: What can we learn from each other?**

Yvette Soloman (Manchester)

*Students learning from each other - the impact of spaces for learning*

Tuesday, 16 March, 2010, 1:30 pm, Room D1.07

**Mathematicians and Mathematics Educators: What can we learn from each other?**

Celia Hoyles (Institute of Education)

*An overview of strategies to promote Mathematics in England. The role of of partnerships*

Tuesday, 16 March, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Dynamical Systems Seminar**

Hiroyuki Inou (Kyoto)

*Combinatorics and similarities in the complex polynomial families*

Tuesday, 16 March, 2010, 2:10 pm, Room D1.07

**Mathematicians and Mathematics Educators: What can we learn from each other?**

Jeremy Levesley (Leicester)

*The Assessment Sieve*

Tuesday, 16 March, 2010, 2:50 pm, Room D1.07

**Mathimaticians and Mathematics Educators: What can we learn from each other?**

Barabara Jaworski, Stephanie Thomas & Thomas Bartsch (Loughborough)

*Research into the Teaching of Linear Algebra – a case study*

Wednesday, 17 March, 2010, 10:00 am, Room MS.01

**Bioimaging Seminar**

Colin Robinson / Markus Kirkilionis (Warwick)

*Bioimaging in protein translocation research / A novel strategy for image analysis of fluorescence distributions*

Wednesday, 17 March, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Applied Mathematics Seminar**

Paul Bressloff (Oxford)

*Molecular motor-based models of random intermittent search*

Wednesday, 17 March, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Jeff Giansiracusa (Swansea / Oxford)

*Teichmuller Theory for the Deligne-Mumford Compactification*

Wednesday, 17 March, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Warwick Network Seminar**

Murad Banaji (UCL)

*Injectivity and multistationarity: graph-theoretic approaches*

Wednesday, 17 March, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Hiroshi Kawabi (Okayama)

*On uniqueness of Dirichlet operators to Gibbs measures on a path space with exponential interactions*

Thursday, 18 March, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Hillel Raz (Cardiff)

*Locality Bounds in the Anharmonic Lattice *

Thursday, 18 March, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Laurent Bartholdi (Gottingen)

*Amenability of groups and algebras*

Thursday, 18 March, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Luc Nguyen (Oxford)

*Axially symmetric stationary spacetimes and harmonic maps with singular boundary values*

Friday, 19 March, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**AMSTAT**

HongKai Zhao (UC Irvine)

*Recent development in multi-level optical imaging algorithm based on radiative transport equation*

Friday, 19 March, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Laurent Bartholdi (Göttingen)

*Insanely twisted rabbits*

Monday, 22 March, 2010 — Wednesday, 24 March, 2010, Room B3.02

**Non Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: Davoud Cheraghi and Sebastian van Strien

*Dynamics of Rational Maps on the Riemann sphere*

Monday, 22 March, 2010, 9:45 am, Room B3.02

**Rational Maps Workshop**

Arnaud Cheritat (Toulouse)

*Two Theorems of Herman *

Monday, 22 March, 2010, 11:15 am, Room B3.02

**Rational Maps Workshop**

Dierk Schleicher (Bremen)

*Newton Maps as Dynamical Systems *

Monday, 22 March, 2010, 1:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Rational Maps Workshop**

Magnus Aspenberg (CAU Kiel)

*Perturbations of Rational Misiurewicz Maps *

Monday, 22 March, 2010, 2:50 pm, Room B3.02

**Rational Maps Workshop**

Daniel Meyer (Helsinki)

*Invariant Peano Curves of Expanding Thurston Maps*

Monday, 22 March, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Rational Maps Workshop**

Shaun Bullett (London)

*Moduli Spaces of Holomorphic Correspondences *

Tuesday, 23 March, 2010, 9:30 am, Room B3.02

**Rational Maps Workshop**

Mary Rees (Liverpool)

*The Parameter Capture Map *

Tuesday, 23 March, 2010, 11:00 am, Room B3.02

**Rational Maps Workshop**

Kari Astala (Helsinki)

*Random Conformal Welding *

Tuesday, 23 March, 2010, 11:30 am, Room B3.03

**Transpennine Topology Triangle**

John Greenlees (Sheffield)

*Homotopy invariant notions of complete intersections in algebra and topology*

Tuesday, 23 March, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Rational Maps Workshop**

Pekka Koskela (Jyväskylä)

*Generalized Dimension Estimate for the Boundary of a Simply Connected Domain*

Tuesday, 23 March, 2010, 2:30 pm, Room B3.03

**Transpennine Topology Triangle**

Oscar Randal-Williams (Oxford)

*Resolutions of moduli spaces*

Tuesday, 23 March, 2010, 3:20 pm, Room B3.02

**Rational Maps Workshop**

Hiroyuki Inou (Kyoto)

*Discontinuous Straightening Maps*

Tuesday, 23 March, 2010, 4:15 pm, Room B3.03

**Transpennine Topology Triangle**

Andrew Ranicki (Edinburgh)

*The algebraic eta invariant*

Tuesday, 23 March, 2010, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Rational Maps Workshop**

Araceli Bonifant (Stony Brook)

*Topology of the Period p Curve for Cubic Polynomials*

Wednesday, 24 March, 2010, 9:30 am, Room B3.02

**Rational Maps Workshop**

Carsten Petersen (Roskilde)

*Polynomial-Like Semi-Conjugates of the Shift *

Wednesday, 24 March, 2010, 11:00 am, Room B3.02

**Rational Maps Workshop**

Pascale Roesch (Toulouse)

*Cubic Newton Maps*

Wednesday, 24 March, 2010, 1:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Rational Maps Workshop**

Genadi Levin (Hebrew)

*Identities for Forward and Backward Critical Orbits*

Wednesday, 24 March, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Rational Maps Workshop**

Laurent Bartholdi (Göttingen)

*On Spiders, Rabbits and Thurston*

Thursday, 25 March, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebraic Geometry/Singularity seminar**

Ragnar-Olaf Buchweitz (University of Toronto Scarborough)

*The Koszul complex blows up a point*

Monday, 29 March, 2010 — Tuesday, 30 March, 2010

**Systems Biology**

Organiser: David Wild

*Mathematical & Statistical Aspects of Molecular Biology (MASAMB)*

Monday, 29 March, 2010, 10:10 am, Room B3.02

**MASAMB**

Peter Donnelly

*Human recombination hotspots, evolution, and the PRDM9 gene*

Monday, 29 March, 2010, 11:40 am, Room B3.02

**MASAMB**

Chris Greenman

*Estimating Rearrangment Evolution in Cancer with New Sequencing Technologies*

Monday, 29 March, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MASAMB**

Nicola De Maio, Carolin Kosiol, Andreas Futschik and Christian Schloetterer

*Estimation of population genetics parameters from pooled next generation sequencing data of Drosophila species*

Monday, 29 March, 2010, 12:20 pm, Room B3.02

**MASAMB**

Klaudia Walter, Lorenz Wernisch and Matthew Hurles

*Genotyping Structural Variants from New Sequencing Technology Data*

Monday, 29 March, 2010, 12:40 pm, Room B3.02

**MASAMB**

Thomas J. Hardcastle and Krystyna A. Kelly

*Empirical Bayesian methods for detecting patterns of differential expression in data acquired from high-throughput sequencing*

Monday, 29 March, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MASAMB**

Alena Mysickova and Martin Vingron

*Rank List Aggregation on Small RNA Digital Gene Expression Data*

Monday, 29 March, 2010, 2:20 pm, Room B3.02

**MASAMB**

Juliane Liepe

*Quantitative imaging reveals p38 MAP kinase mediated chemotactic variability in leukocytes*

Monday, 29 March, 2010, 2:40 pm, Room B3.02

**MASAMB**

Michal Komorowski

*Approximate likelihood methods for quantitative single cell quantitative imaging data*

Monday, 29 March, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MASAMB**

Paul Kirk

*Robust Biomarker Discovery*

Monday, 29 March, 2010, 3:50 pm, Room B3.02

**MASAMB**

Catherine Higham, Christina Cobbold, Daniel Haydon and Darren Monckton

*A hierarchical Bayesian approach to quantify DNA instability in the inherited neuromuscular disease myotonic dystrophy*

Monday, 29 March, 2010, 4:10 pm, Room B3.02

**MASAMB**

Sarah Behrens and Martin Vingron

*Studying the evolution of promoter sequences: a waiting time problem*

Monday, 29 March, 2010, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**MASAMB**

Ryan Topping, William P. Kelly, Michael P.H. Stumpf and John W. Pinney

*Predictors of selection pressure across 39 strains of Saccharomyces cerevisiae*

Monday, 29 March, 2010, 4:50 pm, Room B3.02

**MASAMB**

Rodrigo Liberal and John W. Pinney

*An evolutionary perspective on filling pathway holes*

Tuesday, 30 March, 2010 — Wednesday, 31 March, 2010

**Systems Biology**

Organiser: David Wild

*Learning and inference in computational systems biology (LICSB)*

Tuesday, 30 March, 2010, 10:00 am, Room B3.02

**MASAMB**

Yang Luo, Chia Lim, Alfonso Martinez-Arias and Lorenz Wernisch

*Modelling stochastic heterogeneity in cultures of stem cells*

Tuesday, 30 March, 2010, 10:20 am, Room B3.02

**MASAMB**

Michalis Titsias, Antti Honkela, Magnus Rattray and Neil Lawrence

*Bayesian Inference of Multiple Transcription Factor Networks*

Tuesday, 30 March, 2010, 10:40 am, Room B3.02

**MASAMB**

Frank Dondelinger, Sophie Lebre and Dirk Husmeier

*Inferring Developmental Gene Networks using Heterogeneous Dynamic Bayesian Networks with Information Sharing*

Tuesday, 30 March, 2010, 11:40 am, Room B3.02

**MASAMB**

Chris Barnes

*Efficient inference in systems biology models*

Tuesday, 30 March, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MASAMB**

William Kelly and Paul Kirk

*Stochastic Emulation of Biological Models*

Tuesday, 30 March, 2010, 12:20 pm, Room B3.02

**MASAMB**

Daniel Silk

*Estimating Lyapunov exponents for biological systems in a Bayesian framework*

Tuesday, 30 March, 2010, 1:50 pm, Room B3.02

**LICSB**

Florian Markowetz

*Reconstructing networks from experimental and natural genetic perturbations*

Tuesday, 30 March, 2010, 2:35 pm, Room B3.02

**LICSB**

Nicolo Fusi and Neil Lawrence

*Estimating the contribution of non-genetic factors to gene expression using Gaussian Process Latent Variable Models*

Tuesday, 30 March, 2010, 2:55 pm, Room B3.02

**LICSB**

Chris Barnes, Xia Sheng and Michael Stumpf

*Using Sequential Monte Carlo Approaches as a Design Tool in Synthetic Biology*

Tuesday, 30 March, 2010, 3:35 pm, Room B3.02

**LICSB**

Diego di Bernardo

*Identification of gene regulatory networks and drug mode of action from Large-scale Experimental Data*

Tuesday, 30 March, 2010, 4:20 pm, Room B3.02

**LICSB**

Georgia Chan and Michael P.H. Stumpf

*Conditional Relevance Networks and Assessment of Statistical Significance*

Tuesday, 30 March, 2010, 4:40 pm, Room B3.02

**LICSB**

Antti Honkela, Neil Lawrence and Magnus Rattray

*Decoding Underlying Behaviour from Destructive Time Series Experiments through Gaussian Process Models*

Tuesday, 30 March, 2010, 5:00 pm, Room B3.02

**LICSB**

Christopher Penfold and David Wild

*How to infer gene networks from expression profiles, revisited*

Wednesday, 31 March, 2010, 9:45 am, Room B3.02

**LICSB**

Richard Bonneau

*Learning biological networks: from modules to dynamics*

Wednesday, 31 March, 2010, 10:30 am, Room B3.02

**LICSB**

Cunlu Zou, Christophe Ladroue, Shuixia Guo and Jianfeng Feng

*Identifying interactions in the time and frequency domains in local and global networks*

Wednesday, 31 March, 2010, 10:50 am, Room B3.02

**LICSB**

Svetlana Amirova, Declan Bates, Claudia Rato da Silva, Ian Stansfield and Heather Wallace

*Uncovering the design principles of polyamine regulation: an integrated modelling and experimental study*

Wednesday, 31 March, 2010, 11:40 am, Room B3.02

**LICSB**

Wei Liu and Mahesan Niranjan

*Deterministic and Stochastic Models of Bicoid Protein Gradient Formation in Drosophila Embryos: Modelling Maternal mRNA degradation*

Wednesday, 31 March, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Postgraduate seminar**

Barinder Banwait

*The Birch and Swinnerton-Dyer Conjecture*

Wednesday, 31 March, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**LICSB**

Vladimir Miloserdov and Nigel Burroughs

*Statistical analysis of protein patternation on cell membranes during immunological synapse*

Wednesday, 31 March, 2010, 12:20 pm, Room B3.02

**LICSB**

Elias Manolakos

*Machine Learning Methods for Effective Proteomics Image Analysis*

Wednesday, 7 April, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Postgraduate seminar**

Thomas Kempton (Warwick)

*Linear free divisor and quiver representations*

Sunday, 11 April, 2010 — Tuesday, 13 April, 2010, Room MS.03

**Non Symposium Workshop**

Organiser: Sebastian van Strien

*Dynamics in Games and Economics *

Sunday, 11 April, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Dynamics in Games**

Florian Wagener (Amsterdam)

*Complex evolutionary systems in behavioural finance, I*

Sunday, 11 April, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Johan Bosman (Warwick)

*Computing Galois Representations Associated to Modular Forms*

Sunday, 11 April, 2010, 3:45 pm, Room MS.03

**Dynamics in Games**

Josef Hofbauer (Vienna)

*Evolutionary game dynamics, I*

Sunday, 11 April, 2010, 5:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Dynamics in Games**

Vassili Kolokoltsov (Warwick)

*General flows of deterministic and stochastic replicator *

Monday, 12 April, 2010 — Thursday, 16 April, 2009

Organiser: David Wood

*European Study Group*

Monday, 12 April, 2010 — Friday, 16 April, 2010

**Non Symposium Workshop**

Organiser: David Wood

*European Study Group with Industry (ESGI 73)*

Monday, 12 April, 2010, 9:30 am, Room MS.03

**Dynamics in Games**

Josef Hofbauer (Vienna)

*Evolutionary game dynamics, II*

Monday, 12 April, 2010, 9:45 am, Room MS.02

**ESGI 73**

Dave Wood (Warwick)

*Opening Session*

Monday, 12 April, 2010, 11:00 am, Room MS.03

**Dynamics in Games**

Florian Wagener (Amsterdam)

*Complex evolutionary systems in behavioural finance, II*

Monday, 12 April, 2010, 1:15 pm, Room MS.03

**Dynamics in Games**

Florian Wagener (Amsterdam)

*Complex evolutionary systems in behavioural finance, III*

Monday, 12 April, 2010, 2:20 pm, Room MS.03

**Dynamics in Games**

David Leslie (Bristol)

*Generalised weakened fictitious play*

Monday, 12 April, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Dynamics in Games**

Marcus Miller (Warwick)

*When money matters: liquidity shocks with real effects*

Tuesday, 13 April, 2010, 9:30 am, Room MS.03

**Dynamics in Games**

Josef Hofbauer (Vienna)

*Evolutionary game dynamics, III*

Tuesday, 13 April, 2010, 11:00 am, Room MS.03

**Dynamics in Games**

Sergiu Hart (Hebrew)

*Adaptive Heuristics and Game Dynamics, I*

Tuesday, 13 April, 2010, 1:30 pm, Room MS.03

**Dynamics in Games**

Sergiu Hart (Hebrew)

*Adaptive Heuristics and Game Dynamics, II*

Tuesday, 13 April, 2010, 3:45 pm, Room MS.03

**Dynamics in Games**

Michel Benaïm (Switzerland)

*Learning processes, dynamical systems and stochastic approximations in games, I*

Tuesday, 13 April, 2010, 5:15 pm, Room MS.03

**Dynamics in Games**

Michel Benaïm (Switzerland)

*Learning processes, dynamical systems and stochastic approximations in games, II*

Tuesday, 13 April, 2010, 6:15 pm, Room MS.03

**Dynamics in Games**

Christopher Harris (Cambridge)

*Cycles and Chaos in Fictitous Play*

Wednesday, 14 April, 2010 — Saturday, 17 April, 2010, Room MS.03

**Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: VN Kolokoltsov, W McEneaney (San Diego), G Olsder (Delft)

*Game theory for finance, social and biological sciences*

Wednesday, 14 April, 2010, 9:20 am, Room MS.03

**Game Theory**

Sayantan Ghosal (Warwick)

*P-stable Equilibrium: Definition and Some Properties*

Wednesday, 14 April, 2010, 10:05 am, Room MS.03

**Game Theory**

Steve Alpern (London)

*How to Patrol a Network Against an Unknown Attack*

Wednesday, 14 April, 2010, 11:20 am, Room MS.03

**Game Theory**

Pierre Bernard (UNSA, France)

*A Robust Control Approach to Option Pricing: The Uniqueness Theorem*

Wednesday, 14 April, 2010, 12:10 pm, Room MS.03

**Game Theory**

Sergiu Hart (Jerusalem)

*Comparing and Measuring Risks*

Wednesday, 14 April, 2010, 2:15 pm, Room MS.03

**Game Theory**

David Gill (Southampton)

*A Structural Analysis of Disappointment Aversion in a Real Effort Competition*

Wednesday, 14 April, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Game Theory**

Geert Jan Olsder

*About Nash, Stackelberg, Inverse Stackelberg and Conjectural Variations*

Wednesday, 14 April, 2010, 3:25 pm, Room MS.03

**Game Theory**

Marianne Akian (INRIA, Paris)

*Tropical Polyhedra are Equivalent to Mean Payoff Games*

Wednesday, 14 April, 2010, 4:30 pm, Room MS.03

**Game Theory**

Sebastian van Strien (Warwick)

*Some Interesting Dynamical Properties in Fictitious Play*

Wednesday, 14 April, 2010, 4:55 pm, Room MS.03

**Game Theory**

Marius Ochea (Amsterdam)

*Evolution in Iterated Prisoner's Dilemma Game under Logit Dynamics*

Wednesday, 14 April, 2010, 5:20 pm, Room MS.03

**Game Theory**

Mikhail Malyutov (USA)

*An Inter-group Conflict Model Integrating Perceptions of Threat and Vested Interest: Extending Rational Choice to Incorporate Psychological Dynamics*

Wednesday, 14 April, 2010, 5:45 pm, Room MS.03

**Game Theory**

Mariana Troeva (Yakutsk)

*Many-agent Interaction In an Economy With Diffusion and Purchasing*

Thursday, 15 April, 2010, 9:15 am, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

George Mailath (Pennsylvania)

* A Foundation for Markov Equilibria in Infinite Horizon Perfect Information Games*

Thursday, 15 April, 2010, 10:05 am, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Maurizio Falcone (Roma)

*A Constructive Approach To Pursuit-Evasion Games*

Thursday, 15 April, 2010, 11:20 am, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Onesimo Hernandez-Lerma (Mexico)

*Overtaking Equilibria For Zero-sum Markov Games*

Thursday, 15 April, 2010, 12:10 pm, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

George Zaccour (HEC Montréal)

*Investment Dynamics: Good News Principle*

Thursday, 15 April, 2010, 2:20 pm, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Reinoud Joosten (The Netherlands)

*Paul Samuelson's Critique and Equilibrium Concepts in Evolutionary Game Theory*

Thursday, 15 April, 2010, 2:45 pm, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Vladimir Mazalov (Petrozavodsk)

*Equilibrium n-person Game of 'Showcase Showdown'*

Thursday, 15 April, 2010, 3:10 pm, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

L.N. Lukyanova (Moscow State)

*Optimization Problem for Model of Natural Resources Management*

Thursday, 15 April, 2010, 3:30 pm, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Leslie Fletcher (Liverpool)

*An Improved Lanchester Model for Market Share in Duopoly*

Thursday, 15 April, 2010, 4:30 pm, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Tobias Galla (Manchester)

*Intrinsic Noise in Game Dynamical Learning*

Thursday, 15 April, 2010, 4:55 pm, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Artem Sedakov (St. Petersburg)

*Characteristic Function for Games with Prohibited Coalitions*

Thursday, 15 April, 2010, 5:20 pm, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Wei Yung (Warwick)

*Turnpikes for Sochastic Games and Nonlinear Markov Games*

Thursday, 15 April, 2010, 5:45 pm, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Luca Dall'Asta (Italy)

*Statistical Mechanics of Strategic Substitutes on Networks*

Friday, 16 April, 2010, 9:00 am, Room MS.02

**ESGI 73**

Dave Wood (Warwick)

*Final Presentations*

Friday, 16 April, 2010, 9:15 am, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Myrna Wooders (Vanderbilt)

*Share Equilibrium in Local Public Good Economies*

Friday, 16 April, 2010, 10:05 am, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Paul Goldberg (Liverpool)

*How Hard is Competition for Rank?*

Friday, 16 April, 2010, 11:20 am, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Martino Bardi (Universita di Padova)

*Multiscale Problems for Differential Games*

Friday, 16 April, 2010, 12:10 pm, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Tibor Antal (Harvard)

*Who Laughs Last? Perturbation Theory for Games*

Friday, 16 April, 2010, 2:20 pm, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

William McEneany (San Diego)

*Idempotent Method for Dynamic Games Using Min-Max Projections*

Friday, 16 April, 2010, 2:45 pm, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Thomas W.L. Norman (Oxford)

*Equilibrium Selection and the Dynamic Evolution of Preferences*

Friday, 16 April, 2010, 3:10 pm, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Pim Heijnen (Amsterdam)

*Environmental Policy and the Macro-economy Under Shallow-lake Dynamic*

Friday, 16 April, 2010, 3:30 pm, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Ekaterina Shevkoplyas (St. Petersburg)

*A Class of Differential Games with Random Duration*

Friday, 16 April, 2010, 4:30 pm, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Nikolay Grigorenko

*Sufficient Conditions of Existence of the Solution for a Class Game Problem with Many Cost Functional*

Friday, 16 April, 2010, 4:55 pm, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Andrei Akhmetzhanov (INRIA Sophia Antipolis)

*ESS vs Cooperative Behavior in a Prey-predator Model*

Friday, 16 April, 2010, 5:20 pm, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Pietro Dindo (Pisa)

*Evolution and Market Behavior with Endogenous Investment Rules*

Friday, 16 April, 2010, 5:45 pm, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

David Leslie (Bristol)

*Convergent Learning in Unknown Hypergraphical Games*

Saturday, 17 April, 2010, 9:15 am, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Constantinos Daskalakis (MIT)

*The Complexity of Equilibria*

Saturday, 17 April, 2010, 10:05 am, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Tamer Basar (Illinois, Beckman IAS)

*Non-Neutral Decision Making in Stochastic Teams and Games*

Saturday, 17 April, 2010, 11:20 am, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Krzysztof Szajowski (Wroclav)

*Stopping Games Under Partial Information*

Saturday, 17 April, 2010, 12:10 pm, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Leon Petrosyan (St. Petersburg)

*How To Make The Cooperation Stable?*

Saturday, 17 April, 2010, 2:20 pm, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Roman Belavkin (London)

*The Effect of Information Constraints on Decision-making and Economic Behaviour*

Saturday, 17 April, 2010, 2:45 pm, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Jim Smith (Warwick)

*Conditional Independence Graphs for Games in a Dynamic Environment*

Saturday, 17 April, 2010, 3:10 pm, Room MS.01

**Game Theory**

Pigeard de Almeido Prado (Brazil)

*Product Differentiation in the Presence of Social Interactions of Consumers*

Tuesday, 20 April, 2010 — Thursday, 22 April, 2010, Room B3.02

**Symposium Workshop - CANCELLED**

Organisers: MJ Keeling, and Leon Danon

*Ecology, Epidemiology and Evolution: Biological Processes and Artificial Analogues*

Tuesday, 20 April, 2010, 10:00 am, Room B3.02

**EEE - CANCELLED**

Yoh Iwasa (Kyushu)

*Evolution of Masting, Synchronized and Intermittent Reproduction of Trees:The Role of Gap Dynamics and Specialist Seed Predators*

Tuesday, 20 April, 2010, 11:30 am, Room B3.02

**EEE - CANCELLED**

Steve Krone (Idaho)

*Spatial Structure and Adaptive Evolution of Viruses*

Tuesday, 20 April, 2010, 1:30 pm, Room B3.02

**EEE - CANCELLED**

Mario Recker (Oxford)

*Intrinsic Switch Patterns Underlie Antigenic Variation in Plasmodium Falciparum Malaria*

Tuesday, 20 April, 2010, 2:30 pm, Room B3.02

**EEE - CANCELLED**

Rachel Norman (Stirling)

*Manipulating Wild Host Populations to Control Disease*

Tuesday, 20 April, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**EEE - CANCELLED**

Thilo Gross (Max Planck)

*Eat the Specialist: Some Results on the Stability of Random Food Webs*

Tuesday, 20 April, 2010, 4:45 pm, Room B3.02

**EEE - CANCELLED**

Roger Bowers (Liverpool)

*Evolutionary Branching, Trade-offs and Cyclic and Chaotic Population Dynamics*

Wednesday, 21 April, 2010, 9:30 am, Room B3.02

**EEE - CANCELLED**

Katia Koelle (Duke, USA)

*Simple Models to Understand the Complex Evolutionary Dynamics of Antigenically Variable RNA Viruses*

Wednesday, 21 April, 2010, 11:00 am, Room B3.02

**EEE - CANCELLED**

Stephen Cornell (Leeds)

*Space, Coexistence, and Invasibility*

Wednesday, 21 April, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**EEE - CANCELLED**

Jonathan Dushoff (McMaster, Canada)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 21 April, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Jorge Vitoria (Warwick)

*A leisurely walk in noncommutative algebraic geometry*

Wednesday, 21 April, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**EEE - CANCELLED**

Mike Boots (Sheffield)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 21 April, 2010, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**EEE - CANCELLED**

Jane Heffernan (York, Canada)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 21 April, 2010, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**EEE - CANCELLED**

Istvan Kiss (Sussex)

*Exact Epidemic Models on Graph Using Graph-automorphism Driven Lumping*

Thursday, 22 April, 2010, 9:30 am, Room B3.02

**EEE - CANCELLED**

Chris Gilligan (Cambridge)

*Modelling Invasion and Persistence and Control of Plant Disease*

Thursday, 22 April, 2010, 11:00 am, Room B3.02

**EEE - CANCELLED**

Sunetra Gupta (Oxford)

*TBA*

Thursday, 22 April, 2010, 11:30 am, Room B3.02

**EEE - CANCELLED**

Akira Sasaki (Kyushu)

*Phylodynamics of Influenza A Virus*

Thursday, 22 April, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**EEE - CANCELLED**

Chris Cannings (Sheffield)

*Reproducing Graphs*

Thursday, 22 April, 2010, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**EEE - CANCELLED**

Juan Keymer (TU Delft)

*Linking Cellular Biophysics and Evolutionary Ecology in Nano-fabricated Synthetic Ecosystems: Theoretical Challenges and Empirical Patterns*

Monday, 26 April, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Sir Peter Swinnerton-Dyer (Cambridge)

*Density of rational points on certain K3 surfaces*

Wednesday, 28 April, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Posgraduate seminar**

David Howden (Warwick)

*Word reduction in Coxeter groups*

Wednesday, 28 April, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Oskar Kedzierski (Warsaw)

*McKay correspondence and resolutions of terminal quotient singularity*

Wednesday, 28 April, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Dynamical Systems Seminar**

Renaud Leplaideur (Université de Brest)

*Selection of Maximizing Measure at Temperature Zero in the Shift *

Wednesday, 28 April, 2010, 3:30 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Gavin Brown (Loughborough)

*Type II projections from Fano 3-folds*

Wednesday, 28 April, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Pierre Van Moerbeke (Louvain)

*Non-intersecting Brownian Motions and Critical Diffusions*

Thursday, 29 April, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Volker Betz (Warwick)

*Effective Density of States for a Quantum Oscillator Coupled to a Photon Field*

Friday, 30 April, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**AMSTAT**

David White (Warwick)

*Bayesian Density Estimation*

Friday, 30 April, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Juan Luis Vázquez (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid)

*Porous Medium Flow With Fractional Diffusion*

Tuesday, 4 May, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Dynamical Systems.**

Salah Mohammed (SIU Carbondale and Newton Institute)

*Invariant Manifolds for the Stochastic Navier-Stokes Equation*

Tuesday, 4 May, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room A1.01

**Number Theory Seminar**

Mohammad Sadek (Cambridge)

*Counting n-coverings of elliptic curvers over the rationals*

Wednesday, 5 May, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Thierry Levy (Paris/Geneva)

*Fluctuations of the Eigenvalues of Large Unitary Matrices Taken Under the Heat Kernel Measure*

Thursday, 6 May, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Freddy Bouchet (Los Alamos)

*Building Invariant Measures of the 2D Euler and Vlasov Equations, Non-ergodicity, and Proof of the Irreversible Behavior of these Reversible Equations*

Thursday, 6 May, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry & Topology Seminar (TODAYS SEMINAR CANCELLED)**

Andrei Tetenov (Gorno-Altaisk)

*The bending locus for Kleinian groups in space*

Friday, 7 May, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Terry Gannon (Alberta)

*The Search for the Exotic*

Monday, 10 May, 2010, Room B3.02

**MIRaW Day**

Organisers: Nigel Stocks and Igor Khovanov (Engineering)

*Complexity Engineering*

Monday, 10 May, 2010, 1:10 pm, Room B3.02

**Complexity Engineering**

J. Douglas (E.ON)

*Distribution Networks to Facilitate Low Carbon Ð Simple Assets, Complex Role?*

Monday, 10 May, 2010, 1:55 pm, Room B3.02

**Complexity Engineering**

David Arrowsmith (Queen Mary, University of London)

*Infrastructure Networks Ð Data, Statics and Dynamics *

Monday, 10 May, 2010, 2:40 pm, Room B3.02

**Complexity Engineering**

Mark Leeson (Warwick)

*Applying Emergence to Protocol Design in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks *

Monday, 10 May, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Bryan Birch (Oxford)

*Special values of L-functions: an introduction to an introduction*

Monday, 10 May, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Complexity Engineering**

Dariusz Ceglarek (Warwick)

*Self-resilience in Manufacturing *

Monday, 10 May, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Combinatorics across Mathematics Seminar**

Artur Czumaj (Warwick)

*Mathematics behind property testing*

Monday, 10 May, 2010, 4:45 pm, Room B3.02

**Complexity Engineering**

Peter Jones (Warwick)

*Automotive Electronic Systems of Systems *

Tuesday, 11 May, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Dynamical Systems Seminar**

Matthew Nicol (Houston)

*A Borel-Cantelli Lemma for Non-uniformly Expanding Dynamical Systems *

Tuesday, 11 May, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**DIMAP seminar**

David Conlon (Cambridge)

*An Approximate Version of Sidorenko's Conjecture*

Wednesday, 12 May, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Postgraduate seminar **

Mikolaj Sierzega (Warwick)

*The business of evolution PDE's*

Wednesday, 12 May, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar **

Timothy Logvinenko (Warwick)

*The McKay Correspondence: From Geometrical to Derived and Back Again*

Wednesday, 12 May, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Brice Franke (Bochum)

*About Diffusion in Stationary Incompressible Flows*

Thursday, 13 May, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Andrei Tetenov (Gorno-Altaisk)

*The Bending Locus for Kleinian Groups in Space*

Thursday, 13 May, 2010, 3:30 pm, Room B3.03

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Elmas Irmak (Bowling Green)

*Mapping Class Groups and Complexes of Curves on Orientable/Nonorientable Surfaces*

Friday, 14 May, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

John Hunton (Leicester)

*Aperiodic Order*

Tuesday, 18 May, 2010, 11:00 am, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Karel Netocny (Czech Academy of Sciences)

*Nonequilibrium variational principles from dynamical fluctuations*

Tuesday, 18 May, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Dynamical Systems Seminar**

Jaime Sanchez (Warwick)

*Shape Theory in the Realm of Dynamical Systems *

Tuesday, 18 May, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**DIMAP seminar**

Paul Sant (University of Bedfordshire)

*Colouring Pairs of Binary Trees and the Four Colour Problem - Results and Achievements*

Tuesday, 18 May, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Stochastic Dynamical Systems Seminar**

Hongwei Long (Florida Atlantic)

*Invariant Measures for Stochastic Evolution Equations in M-type2 Banach Spaces*

Wednesday, 19 May, 2010, 11:00 am, Room B3.02

**East Midlands Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Andrey Dorogovtsev (Ukrainia)

*Stochastic Calculus for Flows with Singularities *

Wednesday, 19 May, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Neha Gupta (Warwick)

*A journey into Frobenius World.*

Wednesday, 19 May, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**East Midlands Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Marco Romito (Florence)

*Analysis of a Model for Amorphous Surface Growth*

Wednesday, 19 May, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Network Seminar**

Robert Cross (Warwick)

*Kinesin-microtubule Networks: Natural, Motorized, Nanometer-scale Transport*

Wednesday, 19 May, 2010, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**East Midlands Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Kazumasa Kuwada (Ochanomizu)

*Two Duality Results on Gradient Estimates and Wasserstein Controls *

Wednesday, 19 May, 2010, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**East Midlands Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Tom Kurtz (Wisconsin)

*Uniqueness for Filtering Equations *

Thursday, 20 May, 2010 — Thursday, 21 May, 2009

Organiser: Charlie Elliott

*European Finite Element Fair 2010 (EFEF)*

Thursday, 20 May, 2010 — Friday, 21 May, 2010, Room B3.03

**Non Symposium Workshop**

Organiser: Charlie Elliott

*European Finite Element Fair 2010*

Thursday, 20 May, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Nathanaël Berestycki (Cambridge)

*Emergence of Giant Cycles in Random Transpositions: A New Proof of a Result of Oded Schramm*

Thursday, 20 May, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Stephane Lamy (Warwick)

*Normal subgroups in the Cremona group*

Thursday, 20 May, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Bernd Ammann (Regensburg)

*the kernel of the Dirac operator for generic metrics*

Thursday, 20 May, 2010, 4:30 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Oyku Yurttas (Liverpool)

*Dynnikov coordinates and pseudo-Anosov braids*

Friday, 21 May, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**AMSTAT**

Omiros Paspiliopoulos (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)

*Sequential Detection of Changes*

Friday, 21 May, 2010, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Misha Chertkov (LANL)

*Tracking Particles by Passing Messages Between Images*

Friday, 21 May, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Peter Deuflhard (ZIB Berlin)

*The Smile of the Mathematicians: Mathematical Modelling and Simulation in Cranio-maxillofacial Surgery*

Monday, 24 May, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Bill Hart (Warwick)

*TBAFast arithmetic with the FFT explained*

Monday, 24 May, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Combinatorics across the board**

Volker Betz (Warwick)

*Non-uniform random permutations*

Tuesday, 25 May, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Dynamical Systems Seminar**

Corinna Ulcigrai (Bristol)

*Interval Exchanges Techniques to Prove Mixing Properties of Area Preserving Flows*

Tuesday, 25 May, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**DIMAP seminar**

Petr Golovach (Durham)

*Paths of Bounded Length and their Cuts: Parameterized Complexity and Algorithms*

Wednesday, 26 May, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Postgraduate seminar**

Yuxin Yang (Warwick)

*Hodge decomposition in infinite dimensions.*

Wednesday, 26 May, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis / Midlands Probability Seminar **

James Norris (Cambridge)

*Scaling limits for planner cluster growth*

Wednesday, 26 May, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Miles Reid (Warwick)

*Codimension 4 Gorenstein rings: Tom and Jerry*

Wednesday, 26 May, 2010, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis / Midlands Probability Seminar **

Paul Lescot (Rouen)

*Bernstein diffusions, perturbed bacward heat equation and interest rate models*

Wednesday, 26 May, 2010, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis / Midlands Probability Seminar **

Ron Doney (Manchester)

*Local behaviour of first passage times*

Thursday, 27 May, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Ivan Smith (Cambridge)

*Floer cohomology and pencils of quadrics*

Thursday, 27 May, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Carlo Mantegazza (SNS Pisa)

*Flow by mean curvature inside a moving ambient space*

Friday, 28 May, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**AMSTAT**

Mahadevan Ganesh (Colorado School of Mines)

*A Spectrally Accurate Algorithm for Navier-stokes Equations on Rotating Spheres*

Friday, 28 May, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Gabriel Paternain (Cambridge)

*Symplectic Topology of Mane's Critical Values*

Tuesday, 1 June, 2010, Room MS.03

**MIR@W**

Organisers: Björn Stinner, Ellak Somfai and Bob Kerr

*Capillary Flow*

Tuesday, 1 June, 2010, 11:00 am, Room MS.03

**Capillary Flow**

Robert Kerr (Warwick)

*Introduction*

Tuesday, 1 June, 2010, 11:20 am, Room MS.03

**Capillary Flow**

Peter Bryanston-Cross (Warwick)

*Imaging in Difficult Environments: The Digital Ophthalmoscope and the Potential Creation of a Low Cost Capillary Imaging System*

Tuesday, 1 June, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Capillary Flow**

Steve Morgan (Nottingham)

*Optical Imaging of Blood Flow in the Microcirculation*

Tuesday, 1 June, 2010, 1:40 pm, Room MS.03

**Capillary Flow**

Colin Thornton (Birmingham)

*A Combined DEM-CFD Approach to the Simulation of Blood Flow *

Tuesday, 1 June, 2010, 2:20 pm, Room MS.03

**Capillary Flow**

Jordi Alastruey-Arimon (Imperial)

*Pulse Wave Propagation in Large Arteries: Modelling, Validation and Applications *

Tuesday, 1 June, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

George Walker (Bristol)

*Computing the number of points on varieties over finite fields using p-adic cohomology*

Tuesday, 1 June, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Capillary Flow**

David Kay (Oxford)

*Modelling Coupled Tissue Mechanics - Blood Flow Within the Heart *

Tuesday, 1 June, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**DIMAP seminar**

John Fearnley (Warwick)

*TBA*

Tuesday, 1 June, 2010, 4:10 pm, Room MS.03

**Capillary Flow**

Matti Peltomäki (Jülich)

*Mesoscale simulation of blood flow in microcapillaries *

Tuesday, 1 June, 2010, 4:50 pm, Room MS.03

**Capillary Flow**

Mark Blyth (East Anglia)

*Numerical computation of cell motion in a branching flow *

Wednesday, 2 June, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Francesco Polizzi (Calabria)

*"Triple covers of Abelian varieties and surfaces with p_g = q = 2".*

Thursday, 3 June, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra seminar**

Tara Brough (Warwick)

*Finitely generated soluble groups and their subgroups*

Thursday, 3 June, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Maciej Borodzik (Warsaw)

*Morse theory for singular complex curves in C^2 and signatures of torus knots*

Thursday, 3 June, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Frank Merle (Paris, Cergy-Pontoise)

*Sharp global existence result for the energy critical wave equation and applications*

Thursday, 3 June, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Andrea Bertozzi (UCLA)

*Mathematics of Crime*

Monday, 7 June, 2010 — Thursday, 10 June, 2010, Room MS.03

**Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: M Richardson, Y Timofeeva, N Brunel (Paris), P Bressloff (Utah)

*Dendrites, Neurones and Networks*

Monday, 7 June, 2010, 11:00 am, Room MS.03

**DNN**

Mark van Rossum (Edinburgh)

*Synaptic Learning Rules: A Drunk Man's Walk to Remember*

Monday, 7 June, 2010, 11:45 am, Room MS.03

**DNN**

Nicholas Brunel (University Paris Descartes)

*Spike-timing and Firing-rate Dependent Plasticity as Calcium-induced Transitions in a Bistable Synaptic Model*

Monday, 7 June, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**DNN**

Stephen Coombes (Nottingham)

*Neuronal Spike-train Responses in the Presence of Threshold Noise: First Passage Times, Stochastic Mode-locking and Coding*

Monday, 7 June, 2010, 2:45 pm, Room MS.03

**DNN**

Vincent Hakim (ENS, Paris)

*Neuron Spike Rate Responses: What Are They, What Are They Useful For and What Do They Depend On?*

Monday, 7 June, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Tim Browning (Bristol)

*Quadratic polynominals represented by norms*

Monday, 7 June, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Combinatorics across Mathematics Seminar**

Bruce Westbury (Warwick)

*Combinatorial representation theory*

Monday, 7 June, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room MS.03

**DNN**

Benjamin Lidner (MPI for Complex Systems)

*Stochastic Neural Activity*

Tuesday, 8 June, 2010, 9:30 am, Room MS.03

**DNN**

Alla Borisyuk (University of Utah)

*Role of Dendrites in Noise-induced Synchronization*

Tuesday, 8 June, 2010, 10:15 am, Room MS.03

**DNN**

Steven Cox (Rice University)

*Toward a Minimal Model of a Large Spiking Cell*

Tuesday, 8 June, 2010, 11:30 am, Room MS.03

**DNN**

Bruce Graham (University of Stirling))

*The Pyramidal Cell as a Multilaminar Computational Unit*

Tuesday, 8 June, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**DNN**

Wulfram Gerstner (EPFL, Lausanne)

*A Model of Synaptic Plasticity Spanning Scales from Dendrites to Networks*

Tuesday, 8 June, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems seminar **

Mark Pollicott (Warwick)

*Dynamical Zeta Functions: A Miscellany*

Tuesday, 8 June, 2010, 2:45 pm, Room MS.03

**DNN**

Walter Senn (Bern)

*Spatio-temporal Credit Assignment in Population Learning*

Tuesday, 8 June, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**DIMAP seminar**

Guy Kortsarz (Rutgers University)

*TBA*

Tuesday, 8 June, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room MS.03

**DNN**

Frances Skinner (Toronto)

*Interneurons in Hippocampus: Modeling Their Distinct Natures*

Wednesday, 9 June, 2010, 9:30 am, Room MS.03

**DNN**

Rasmus Petersen (Manchester)

*Coding Sensory Signals in the Whisker Thalamus*

Wednesday, 9 June, 2010, 10:00 am, Room B3.02

**Bioimaging Seminar**

Ahmad Humayun (UCL, London)

*Shape Aware Tracking in Bioimaging*

Wednesday, 9 June, 2010, 10:15 am, Room MS.03

**DNN**

Kenneth Harris (Imperial)

*How do Neurons Work Together? Lessons from Auditory Cortex*

Wednesday, 9 June, 2010, 11:30 am, Room MS.03

**DNN**

Misha Tsodyks (Weizmann Institute)

*Cortical Information Processing with Population Spikes*

Wednesday, 9 June, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**DNN**

Carson Chow (NIH)

*Effective Activity Equations for Spiking Neural Networks*

Wednesday, 9 June, 2010, 2:45 pm, Room MS.03

**DNN**

Brent Doiron (Pittsburgh)

*Correlation Shaping in the Nervous System*

Wednesday, 9 June, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Rongfeng Sun (Singapore)

*Brownian Web and the Howitt-Warren Flow*

Wednesday, 9 June, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room MS.03

**DNN**

Ila Fiete (Texas at Austin)

*The How, What and Why of the Grid Cell Code for Animal Location*

Wednesday, 9 June, 2010, 4:45 pm, Room MS.03

**DNN**

David Hansel (Paris Descartes)

*Network Mechanisms of Visuo-spatial Working Memory*

Thursday, 10 June, 2010, 9:30 am, Room MS.03

**DNN**

Arnd Roth (UCL)

*Energy-efficient Propagation of Action Potentials*

Thursday, 10 June, 2010, 10:15 am, Room MS.03

**DNN**

Paul Bressloff (Oxford)

*Cable Theory of Protein Receptor Trafficking in a Dendritic Tree*

Thursday, 10 June, 2010, 11:30 am, Room MS.03

**DNN**

Caroline Geisler (Rutgers)

*Hippocampal Place Cell Assemblies Generate Oscillating Population Activity at Theta Frequency*

Thursday, 10 June, 2010, 12:15 pm, Room MS.03

**DNN**

Gaute Einevoll (Norwegian University of Life Sciences)

*What Can We Learn from Multielectrode Recordings of Extracellular Potentials in the Brain?*

Thursday, 10 June, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Francesco Caravenna (Padova)

*The Weak Coupling Limit of Disordered Copolymer Models *

Thursday, 10 June, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Richard Weiss (Tufts)

*Classification results in the theory of buildings*

Thursday, 10 June, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Nicholas Bergeron (Curie)

*Torsion in the homology of 3-manifolds*

Friday, 11 June, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**AMSTAT**

John Aston (Warwick)

*Estimating Change Points in Multidimensional DependentÊFunctional Data*

Friday, 11 June, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Karen Vogtmann (Cornell)

*Outer Spaces*

Monday, 14 June, 2010 — Saturday, 19 June, 2010, Room MS.02

**Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: DA Rand, A Millar (Edinburgh), M White (Liverpool)

*Clocks, Switches and Signals*

Monday, 14 June, 2010, 11:10 am, Room MS.02

**Clocks, Switches and Signals**

Daniel Forger (Michigan)

*Understanding Mammalian Circadian Timekeeping Through Mathematical Modeling*

Monday, 14 June, 2010, 1:30 pm, Room MS.02

**Clocks, Switches and Signals**

Michael White (Liverpool)

*Dynamics and Function of the NF-kB Signalling System*

Monday, 14 June, 2010, 2:30 pm, Room MS.02

**Clocks, Switches and Signals**

Marek Kimmel (Rice)

*Computational Modelling of Adult Neurogenesis in the Hippocampus*

Monday, 14 June, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Sanju Velani (York)

*Littlewood, Schmidt and multiplicatively badly approximable sets*

Monday, 14 June, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room MS.02

**Clocks, Switches and Signals**

Antony Hall (Liverpool)

*The effects of temperature on the circadian clock in Arabidopsis*

Monday, 14 June, 2010, 5:00 pm, Room MS.02

**Clocks, Switches and Signals**

Alex Webb (Cambridge)

*Correct Biological Timing in Arabidopsis Requires Multiple Light Signalling Pathways*

Tuesday, 15 June, 2010, 10:00 am, Room MS.02

**Clocks, Switches and Signals**

Martha Merrow (Groeningen)

*the circadian clock as a network of coupled oscillators: perspectives from the Neurospora model system*

Tuesday, 15 June, 2010, 11:30 am, Room MS.02

**Clocks, Switches and Signals**

Isabelle Carre (Warwick)

*tba*

Tuesday, 15 June, 2010, 1:30 pm, Room MS.02

**Clocks, Switches and Signals**

Tomasz Lipniacki (Warsaw)

*Regulation of DNA Repair and Apoptosis in p53 System*

Tuesday, 15 June, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems seminar **

Yongcheng Yin (Fudan University)

*On Bounded Fatou Components for Polynomials*

Tuesday, 15 June, 2010, 2:30 pm, Room MS.02

**Clocks, Switches and Signals**

M. Jensen (Copenhagen)

*Oscillating Genetic Regulations in Time and Space: NFkB, p53 and Wnt Systems*

Tuesday, 15 June, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room MS.02

**Clocks, Switches and Signals**

Didier Gonze (Brussels)

*Synchronization of Biological Oscillators: Application to Circadian Rhythms and to Metabolic Oscillations*

Wednesday, 16 June, 2010 — Saturday, 19 June, 2010, Room B3.02

**Non Symposium Workshop**

Organiser: Miles Reid

*Higher Dimensional Birational Geometry*

Wednesday, 16 June, 2010, 10:00 am, Room MS.02

**Clocks, Switches and Signals**

Erik Siggia (Rockefeller)

*Geometry , Genetics and Evolution*

Wednesday, 16 June, 2010, 11:00 am, Room B3.02

**HDBG**

Imran Qureshi (Oxford)

*Hilbert Series Formula and Some Families of Calabi-Yau Threefolds in Weighted Flag Varieties*

Wednesday, 16 June, 2010, 11:10 am, Room MS.02

**Clocks, Switches and Signals**

Martin Howard (John Innes Centre)

*Modelling the Epigenetic Dynamics of Vernalization in Arabidopsis*

Wednesday, 16 June, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**HDBG**

Zhou Shengtian (Warwick)

*Orbifold RR*

Wednesday, 16 June, 2010, 12:10 pm, Room MS.02

**Clocks, Switches and Signals**

Andrew Millar (Edinburgh)

*Flexibility and Robustness in Circadian Timing*

Wednesday, 16 June, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**East Midlands Stochastic Analysis Seminar **

V l Bogachev (Moscow State University)

*Invariant Measures of Diffusions and Associated Elliptic Equations for Measures*

Wednesday, 16 June, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**HDBG**

Hamid Ahmadinezhad (Kent at Canterbury)

*Nonrigid Families of Degree 2 Del Pezzo Fibrations*

Wednesday, 16 June, 2010, 3:30 pm, Room MS.04

**East Midlands Stochastic Analysis Seminar **

Y.Otobe (Shinshu University)

*Recurrent Properties for Quantum Mechanics*

Wednesday, 16 June, 2010, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**HDBG**

Alessio Corti (Imperial)

*New Outlook on Mori Theory, I: An Introduction to Finite Generation of Adjoint Rings*

Wednesday, 16 June, 2010, 4:30 pm, Room MS.04

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar/ EMSA**

P.Souganidis (University of Chicago)

*Homogenization of Fully Nonlinear Equations in Random Environments"*

Wednesday, 16 June, 2010, 5:00 pm, Room B3.02

**HDBG**

Piotr Zwiernik (Warwick)

*Real Log Canonical Thresholds and Asymptotic Approximation of Laplace Integrals*

Thursday, 17 June, 2010, 10:00 am, Room MS.02

**Clocks, Switches and Signals**

John Tyson (Virginia Polytechnic)

*Deterministic and Stochastic Models of Cell Cycle Regulation in Eukaryotes*

Thursday, 17 June, 2010, 10:00 am, Room B3.02

**HDBG**

Stephen Coughlan (Bayreuth)

*Kulikov Surfaces and Some Related Examples*

Thursday, 17 June, 2010, 11:30 am, Room MS.02

**Clocks, Switches and Signals**

M. Freeman (Washington)

*Functional Connectivity Analysis in Synchronized Circadian Networks*

Thursday, 17 June, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**HDBG/COW Day**

Yuri Prokhorov (Moscow)

*Fano 3-folds of Large Fano Index*

Thursday, 17 June, 2010, 1:30 pm, Room MS.02

**Clocks, Switches and Signals**

Bela Novak (Oxford)

*Switches in Mitosis*

Thursday, 17 June, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Douglas Abraham (Oxford)

*Some Recent Results for the Thermal Casimir Interaction *

Thursday, 17 June, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebra Seminar**

Harald Helfgott (Bristol)

*Growth in Linear Algebraic Groups*

Thursday, 17 June, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**HDBG/COW Day**

Alessio Corti (Imperial)

*New Outlook on Mori Theory, II: Finite Generation of Adjoint Rings*

Thursday, 17 June, 2010, 2:30 pm, Room MS.02

**Clocks, Switches and Signals**

David Rand (Warwick)

*Measuring Dynamics, Noise & Heterogeneity in Genes and Networks*

Thursday, 17 June, 2010, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**HDBG/COW Day**

Adrien Dubouloz (Dijon)

*Exotic Affine Spheres*

Thursday, 17 June, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room MS.02

**Clocks, Switches and Signals**

Nick Monk (Nottingham)

*Model-based Dissection of Oscillatory Notch Signalling Activity*

Thursday, 17 June, 2010, 5:00 pm, Room B3.02

**HDBG/COW Day**

Jürgen Hausen (Tübingen)

*The Cox Ring of an Algebraic Variety with Torus Action*

Friday, 18 June, 2010, 10:00 am, Room MS.02

**Clocks, Switches and Signals**

Albert Goldbeter (Brussels)

*Modelling the Dynamics of the Mammalian Cell Cycle and its Coupling to the Circadian Clock*

Friday, 18 June, 2010, 10:00 am, Room B3.02

**HDBG**

Chen Meng (Fudan)

*3-folds of General Type with Small Invariants (Proof of K^3> 1/2660)*

Friday, 18 June, 2010, 11:15 am, Room B3.02

**HDBG**

Vlad Lazic (MPI Bonn)

*New Outlook on Mori Theory, III: Finite Generation Implies the MMP*

Friday, 18 June, 2010, 11:30 am, Room MS.02

**Clocks, Switches and Signals**

Richard Morris (John Innes Centre)

*The Control of Flowering Time*

Friday, 18 June, 2010, 1:30 pm, Room MS.02

**Clocks, Switches and Signals**

Oliver Ebenhoeh (Aberdeen)

*From Daily to Yearly Rhythms: Modelling the Seasonal Behaviour in Sheep*

Friday, 18 June, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**HDBG**

Ivan Cheltsov (Edinburgh)

*Computing Global Log Canonical Thresholds*

Friday, 18 June, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium/HDBG**

Yuri Prokhorov (Moscow)

*Finite Subgroups of the Cremona Group and a Question of Serre*

Saturday, 19 June, 2010, 10:00 am, Room B3.02

**HDBG**

Miles Reid (Warwick)

*Codimension 4 Gorenstein Rings*

Saturday, 19 June, 2010, 11:30 am, Room B3.02

**HDBG**

Gavin Brown (Loughborough)

*Canonical 3-folds Beyond Weighted Complete Intersections*

Monday, 21 June, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Vladimir Dokchitser (Cambridge)

*Ranks of Elliptic Curves: Local Formulae*

Monday, 21 June, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**DIMAP seminar**

Prudence Wong (Liverpool)

*TBA*

Monday, 21 June, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Combinatorics across Mathematics seminar**

Roman Kotecky (Warwick)

*From Perfect Colourings to Self-avoiding Walks*

Tuesday, 22 June, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems seminar **

Andras Mathe (Warwick)

*Geometric Properties of Self-similar Sets and Measures*

Tuesday, 22 June, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Fernando Coda Marques (IMPA)

*Deforming 4-manifolds with positive isotropic curvature*

Wednesday, 23 June, 2010, 9:00 am, Room MS.03

**Workshop on Geometric Analysis**

Organiser: Peter Topping (Warwick)

Wednesday, 23 June, 2010, 11:00 am, Room MS.03

**Geometric Analysis**

Simon Brendle (Stanford)

*Counterexamples to Min-Oo's conjecture*

Wednesday, 23 June, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Mathematics Seminar**

Michael Ortiz (California Institute of Technology)

*Model-Based Rigorous Uncertainty Quantification of Complex Systems*

Wednesday, 23 June, 2010, 1:30 pm, Room MS.03

**Geometric Analysis**

Tobias Lamm (UBC)

*Willmore surfaces in Riemannian manifolds*

Thursday, 24 June, 2010, 9:30 am, Room MS.03

**Geometric Analysis**

Pawel Strzelecki (Warsaw)

*Integral versions of Menger curvature for nonsmooth curves and surfaces*

Thursday, 24 June, 2010, 11:00 am, Room MS.03

**Geometric Analysis**

Changyou Wang (Kentucky)

*Analysis for the singular perturbation of vector-valued phase transition problems*

Thursday, 24 June, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Oliver Johnson (Bristol)

*Monotonicity, Thinning and Discrete Versions of the Entropy Power Inequality *

Thursday, 24 June, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Balazs Szendroi (Oxford)

*On Hilbert Schemes of Threefolds*

Thursday, 24 June, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Geometric Analysis**

Neshan Wickramasekera (Cambridge)

*An optimal regularity theory for stable codimension 1 integral varifolds*

Thursday, 24 June, 2010, 4:30 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

David Stern (Maseno)

*Del Pezzo Tilting Families of CY3 Quivers*

Friday, 25 June, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**AMSTAT**

Jim Nolen (Duke)

*Fine Scale Uncertainty in Parameter Estimation for Elliptic PDE*

Friday, 25 June, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Nicholas Ercolani (University of Arizona)

*Random Matrices, Caustics and Counting Graphs *

Monday, 28 June, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Rachel Newton (Cambridge)

*Explicit local reciprocity for tame extensions*

Tuesday, 29 June, 2010, 11:30 am, Room D1.07

**Complexity**

Istvan Kiss (Sussex)

*Exact Epidemic Models on Graphs Using Graph-automorphism Driven Lumping*

Tuesday, 29 June, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems Seminar**

Tom Sharland (Warwick)

*Clustering and the Mating of Quadratic Polynomials*

Tuesday, 29 June, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**DIMAP seminar**

Wieslaw Kubiak (Memorial University of Newfoundland)

*TBA*

Thursday, 1 July, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS03

**Calf -Cambridge Oxford Warwick - Junior Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Pawel Borowka (Bath)

*Abelian surfaces and genus 4 curves*

Thursday, 1 July, 2010, 3:30 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry & Topology**

David Futer (Temple)

*The Geometry of Unknotting Tunnels*

Thursday, 1 July, 2010, 3:45 pm, Room MS03

**Calf -Cambridge Oxford Warwick - Junior Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

YongJoo Shin (Sogang)

* Classification of involutions on a surface ofgeneral type with p_g=q=0*

Monday, 5 July, 2010 — Friday, 9 July, 2010, Room B3.03

**Partial Differential Equations and Fluid Mechanics**

Organisers: J Robinson, J Rodrigo, W Sadowski (Warwick)

Monday, 5 July, 2010, 9:30 am, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

John Gibbon (Imperial)

*The Dynamics of a Gradient of Potential Vorticity*

Monday, 5 July, 2010, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

Gregory Seregin (Oxford)

*Regularity Problem for the Navier-Stokes Equations*

Monday, 5 July, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

Igor Kukavica (University of Southern California)

*Local Well-posedness for a Fluid-structure Interaction Model*

Monday, 5 July, 2010, 2:30 pm, Room MS05

Nigel Thrift (Vice Chancellor), Mr Jon Baldwin (Registrar)

*Coffee and biscuits in the Statistics Common Room 15:30*

Monday, 5 July, 2010, 2:30 pm, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

Thierry Gallay (Grenoble I)

*The Stabilizing Effect of Fast Rotation on Two-dimensional Vortices*

Monday, 5 July, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

Charles Doering (University of Michigan - Ann Arbor)

*Progress and Problems in the Analysis of (Turbulent) Energy Dissipation*

Tuesday, 6 July, 2010, 9:30 am, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

Susan Friedlander (University of Southern California)

*Advection-Diffusion Equations and Magnetogeostrophic Turbulence*

Tuesday, 6 July, 2010, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

Andrei Fursikov (Moscow State)

*Unboudedness of Stable Invariant Manifolds and Related Objects for Navier-Stokes System and Some Other Evolution PDE*

Tuesday, 6 July, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

Diego Córdoba (CSIC - Madrid)

*Well-posedness for the Muskat Problem*

Tuesday, 6 July, 2010, 2:30 pm, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

Josef Málek (Universita Karlova v Praze (Charles University) Prague)

*On implicitly Constituted Incompressible Fluids*

Tuesday, 6 July, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

Charles Fefferman (Princeton)

*Almost-sharp-front Solutions of the Suface QG Equation*

Wednesday, 7 July, 2010, 9:30 am, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

Michele Bartuccelli (Surrey)

*Explicit (and Sharp, Hopefully) Estimates for the Dissipative Length Scale and Corresponding Global Attractor Dimension for the Swift-Hohenberg Equation on the Torus in One and Two Space-dimensions*

Wednesday, 7 July, 2010, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

Isabelle Gallagher (Paris VII)

*Semiclassical and Spectral Analysis of Oceanic Waves*

Wednesday, 7 July, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

Alexis Vasseur (University of Texas at Austin)

*Regularity of Solutions of Some Non Linear Integral Variational Problems*

Wednesday, 7 July, 2010, 2:30 pm, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

Robert Kerr (Warwick)

*Exploring Necessary Conditions for Singularities Using Vortex Dynamics*

Wednesday, 7 July, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

Sergei Chernyshenko (Imperial)

*Global Stability Analysis of Fluid Flows Using Sum-of-Squares Polynomials*

Thursday, 8 July, 2010, 9:30 am, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

Darryl Holm (Imperial)

*Euler's Fluid Equations: Optimal Control vs Optimization*

Thursday, 8 July, 2010, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

Peter Constantin (Chicago)

*Remarks on Complex Fluids Models*

Thursday, 8 July, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

Alexey Cheskidov (Chicago)

*On Solutions of the 3D Navier-Stokes Equations in the Largest Critical Space*

Thursday, 8 July, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Ellen Henke (Birmingham)

*Minimal Fusion Systems*

Thursday, 8 July, 2010, 2:30 pm, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

Milton Lopes Filho (Unicamp, Brazil)

*On the vortex-wave System*

Thursday, 8 July, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

Luigi Berselli (Pisa)

*On the Vanishing Viscosity Limit for the 3D Navier-Stokes in Bounded Domains*

Friday, 9 July, 2010, 9:30 am, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

Claude Bardos (Laboratoire Jacques Louis Lions)

*Besov Spaces and Euler Equation *

Friday, 9 July, 2010, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

Roman Shvydkoy (Chicago)

*Stationary Singular Solutions to the Euler Equations*

Friday, 9 July, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room B3.03

**PDE & FM**

Helena Nussenzveig Lopes (Unicamp, Brazil)

*On Helical Flows: Vanishing Viscosity Limit and Global Existence for Ideal Fluids*

Tuesday, 13 July, 2010 — Friday, 16 July, 2010, Room MS.02/B3.03

**Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: NJ Burroughs, T Bretschneider and Kurt Anderson

*Spatio-temporal Dynamics Challenges from Fluorescence Data*

Tuesday, 13 July, 2010, 10:00 am, Room MS.03

**CRiSM**

Evgeny Strahov (Jerusalem)

*Representation theory of the infinite symmetric group and Pfaffian point processes*

Tuesday, 13 July, 2010, 11:30 am, Room MS.02

**FLUO**

Dan Axelrod (Michigan)

*Visualising Submicroscopic Dynamics in Cells: Polarized TIRF and Membrane Deformation During Secretion*

Tuesday, 13 July, 2010, 11:30 am, Room MS.03

**CRiSM**

Neil O'Connell (Warwick)

*Directed Polymers and the Quantum Toda Lattice. *

Tuesday, 13 July, 2010, 12:30 pm, Room MS.03

**CRiSM**

Ivan Corwin (Courant)

*Free Energy of Random Polymers is 1+1 dimensions.*

Tuesday, 13 July, 2010, 1:45 pm, Room MS.02

**FLUO**

Paul Barber (Oxford)

*Automated High-throughput FLIM for the Analysis of Protein-Protein Interactions*

Tuesday, 13 July, 2010, 2:30 pm, Room MS.03

**CRiSM**

Patrik Ferrari (Bonn)

*Universality: From Stochastic Particle Systems to Random Matrices.*

Tuesday, 13 July, 2010, 2:45 pm, Room MS.02

**FLUO**

Vladimir Ermolayev (München)

*Non-Invasive Imaging for Cancer Diagnostics and Treatment*

Tuesday, 13 July, 2010, 3:30 pm, Room MS.03

**CRiSM**

Steven Delvaux (Leuven)

*Critical Behavior of Non-intersecting Brownian Motions at a Tacnode*

Tuesday, 13 July, 2010, 4:15 pm, Room MS.02

**FLUO**

Ernst Stelzer (Heidelberg)

*Fluorescence Microscopy Based on Spatially Modulated Light Sheets Reduces Phototoxic Effects and Estimates Scattering Properties*

Tuesday, 13 July, 2010, 4:30 pm, Room MS.03

**CRiSM**

Eric Rains (CalTech)

*Lozenge Tilings and Elliptic Biorthogonal Functions*

Wednesday, 14 July, 2010, 9:00 am, Room MS.03

**CRiSM**

Kshitij Khare (USF)

*Rates of Convergence for some Multivariate Markov Chains with Polynomial Eigenfunctions*

Wednesday, 14 July, 2010, 9:30 am, Room MS.02

**FLUO**

Gaudenz Danuser (Harvard)

*Forces and Signals at the Leading Edge*

Wednesday, 14 July, 2010, 10:00 am, Room MS.03

**CRiSM**

Michael Voit (Dortmund)

*Some Limit Theorems for Radial Walks on Spaces with Growing Dimension*

Wednesday, 14 July, 2010, 10:30 am, Room MS.02

**FLUO**

Marjan Ashtari (Brunel)

*Contributed Talk: Machine Learning to Model and Understand Live Cell Time-Lapse Sequences*

Wednesday, 14 July, 2010, 11:30 am, Room MS.02

**FLUO**

Michael Unser (EPFL)

*Advanced Signal Processing for Fluorescence Microscopy*

Wednesday, 14 July, 2010, 11:30 am, Room MS.03

**CRiSM**

Igor Borisov (Sobolev Ins)

*Orthogonal Series and Asymptotic Analysis of Canonical U-statistics Based on Dependent Observations*

Wednesday, 14 July, 2010, 12:30 pm, Room MS.02

**FLUO**

Ali Rizwan (Dresden)

*Contributed Talk: Live Cell Imaging of Intracellular Distribution of Benzo(a)pyrene*

Wednesday, 14 July, 2010, 12:30 pm, Room MS.03

**CRiSM**

Dong Wang (Michigan)

* Hermitian Matrix Model with Spiked External Source*

Wednesday, 14 July, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.02

**FLUO**

George Patterson (Bethesda)

*Development of Fluorescent Proteins for Single Molecular Localization Techniques*

Wednesday, 14 July, 2010, 2:30 pm, Room MS.03

**CRiSM**

Persi Diaconis (Stanford)

*Random Tri-diagonal Matrices, Alternating Permutations and Orthogonal Polynomials*

Wednesday, 14 July, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room MS.02

**FLUO**

Christian Eggeling (Göttingen)

*Observing the Nanoscale Far-Field STED Microscopy*

Wednesday, 14 July, 2010, 3:30 pm, Room MS.03

**CRiSM**

Nick Bingham (Imperial)

*Orthogonal Polynomials on the Unit Circle and Prediction Theory*

Wednesday, 14 July, 2010, 4:30 pm, Room MS.03

**CRiSM**

Hao Ni (Oxford)

*Expected Signature of two Dimensional Brownian Motion Starting at the Origin up to Hitting Time of the Unit Disk*

Wednesday, 14 July, 2010, 5:00 pm, Room MS.03

**CRiSM**

Tony Gomis (NBI)

*Orthogonal Polynomials, Adomian Decomposition Method,and Alienor Transformations:Theory and Frontiers Physical Applications*

Thursday, 15 July, 2010, 9:00 am, Room MS.03

**CRiSM**

Steven Evans (Berkeley)

*Brownian Motion on Disconnected Sets Basic Hypergeometric Functions and Some Continued Fractions of Ramanujan*

Thursday, 15 July, 2010, 10:00 am, Room MS.02

**FLUO**

Sandy Simon (Rockefeller)

*Dynamics of Proteins in Macromolecular Machines*

Thursday, 15 July, 2010, 10:00 am, Room MS.03

**CRiSM**

Ryszard Szwarc (Wroclaw)

*Uniform Convergence of Fourier Series with Respect to Orthogonal Polynomials*

Thursday, 15 July, 2010, 11:30 am, Room MS.02

**FLUO**

Xavier Darzacq (Paris)

*Time Resolved Gene Expression and Regulation of Transcription Factors Nuclear Mobility*

Thursday, 15 July, 2010, 11:30 am, Room MS.03

**CRiSM**

Weijun Xu (Oxford)

*The Signature of a Path and Inversion*

Thursday, 15 July, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**CRiSM**

Ahmed El Ghini (Lille)

*Estimation of Moving Average Models Generated by Non Gaussian Dependent Signals*

Thursday, 15 July, 2010, 12:30 pm, Room MS.02

**FLUO**

Andrew McAinsh (Warwick)

*Contributed Talk: Chromosome Navigation: Finding the way to the Spindle Equator*

Thursday, 15 July, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.02

**FLUO**

Gerhard Schütz (Linz)

*Addressing Plasma Membrane Nanostructures by Single Molecular Techniques*

Thursday, 15 July, 2010, 2:30 pm, Room MS.03

**CRiSM**

Yang Zou (TU Kaiserslautern)

*Multiple Integrals and Multivariate Polynomials*

Thursday, 15 July, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room MS.02

**FLUO**

Justin Molloy (NIMR)

*TIRF Microscopy of Single Molecules Inside Live Cells*

Thursday, 15 July, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**CRiSM**

Wojciech Matysiak (Warsaw)

*Free Quadratic Harness*

Thursday, 15 July, 2010, 3:30 pm, Room MS.03

**CRiSM**

Ewart Shaw (Warwick)

*Statistical Inference, Orthogonal Polynomials and Electrostatics*

Thursday, 15 July, 2010, 4:30 pm, Room MS.02

**FLUO**

Karsten Rippe (Heidelberg)

*Dissecting Chromatin Dynamics and Epigenetic Networks in Living Cells by Fluorescence Fluctuation Microscopy*

Friday, 16 July, 2010, 9:30 am, Room B3.03

**FLUO**

Zvi Kam (Weizmann)

*Multi-parametric Quantification of Cell Images: Analysis Pipeline and Data Mining Platform*

Friday, 16 July, 2010, 10:30 am, Room B3.03

**FLUO**

Katrin Hübner (Bioquant)

*Contributed Talk: Correlating Cell Morphology Dynamics with Fluorescent Intensities of Intracellular Calcium in Single Human Neutrophils*

Friday, 16 July, 2010, 11:30 am, Room B3.03

**FLUO**

Robert Murphy (Carnegie Mellon)

*Proteome-Scale Analysis and Modeling of Subcellular Patterns for Integration with Systems Biology*

Tuesday, 20 July, 2010, 12:00 pm, Room D1.07

John Edmunds (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine / Health Protection Agency)

*Vaccination Versus Vacation: How Best to Control Pandemic Flu*

Tuesday, 3 August, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Kasra Rafi (Oklahoma)

*Coarse differentiation and the rank of Teichmuller space*

Tuesday, 3 August, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Geometry and Topology Seminar**

Kasra Rafi (Oklahoma)

*Coarse Differentiation and the Rank of Teichmuller Space*

Monday, 9 August, 2010 — Saturday, 14 August, 2010, Room B3.02

**Non Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: Timothy Logvinenko and Miles Reid

*Geometry and Algebra of Orbifolds and the McKay Correspondence*

Monday, 9 August, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Orbifolds**

Oskar Kedzierski (Warsaw)

*Danilov Resolution and Moduli of McKay Quiver Representations*

Monday, 9 August, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Orbifolds**

Alvaro Nolla (Nagoya)

*Hilb of Hilb*

Tuesday, 10 August, 2010, 10:00 am, Room B3.02

**Orbifolds**

Markus Perling (Bochum)

*TBA*

Tuesday, 10 August, 2010, 11:30 am, Room B3.02

**Orbifolds**

Raf Bocklandt (Newcastle)

*Noncommutative Toric Crepant Resolutions*

Tuesday, 10 August, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Orbifolds**

Diane Maclagan (Warwick)

*Nice Multigraded Hilbert Schemes*

Tuesday, 10 August, 2010, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Orbifolds**

Alastair Craw (Glasgow)

*Cellular Resolutions of Toric Algebras from Superpotentials*

Tuesday, 10 August, 2010, 5:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Orbifolds**

Alessio Corti (Imperial)

*Minkowski Polynomials and Fano 3-folds*

Wednesday, 11 August, 2010, 10:00 am, Room B3.02

**Orbifolds**

Nathan Broomhead (Hannover)

*Autoequivalences of Toric Surfaces*

Wednesday, 11 August, 2010, 11:30 am, Room B3.02

**Orbifolds**

Timothy Logvinenko (Warwick)

*Towards Derived McKay Equivalences in Dimension 4*

Thursday, 12 August, 2010, 10:00 am, Room B3.02

**Orbifolds**

Elena Andreini (SISSA)

*TBA*

Thursday, 12 August, 2010, 11:30 am, Room B3.02

**Orbifolds**

Yuhi Sekiya (Nagoya)

*Kleinian Singularities and Tilting Modules over Preprojective Algebras*

Thursday, 12 August, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Orbifolds**

Yukari Ito (Nagoya)

*Toroidal Resolution for Non-abelian Quotient Singularities*

Thursday, 12 August, 2010, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Orbifolds**

Akira Ishii (Hiroshima)

*Special McKay Correspondence and Universal Localisation*

Friday, 13 August, 2010, 10:00 am, Room B3.02

**Orbifolds**

Anita Buckley (Ljubljana)

*Orbifold Riemann-Roch and Hilbert Series*

Friday, 13 August, 2010, 11:30 am, Room B3.02

**Orbifolds**

Tarig Abdel Gadir (Glasgow)

*Quivers of Sections on Toric DM Stacks*

Friday, 13 August, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Orbifolds**

Mark Blume (Münster)

*TBA*

Friday, 13 August, 2010, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Orbifolds**

Ryo Ohkawa (TITech)

*Flips of Moduli of Stable Torsion-free Sheaves on P^2 with c_1=1*

Friday, 13 August, 2010, 5:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Orbifolds**

David Ploog (Hannover)

*Equivariant Fourier-Mukai Transforms and Hilbert Schemes*

Saturday, 14 August, 2010, 10:30 am, Room B3.02

**Orbifolds**

*Problem Solving Session*

Monday, 16 August, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.02

Jaime Sáchez-Gabites (Warwick)

*Shape Theory and Dynamical Systems*

Thursday, 19 August, 2010, 3:00 pm, Room B3.02

Jaime Sáchez-Gabites (Warwick)

*Shape Theory and Dynamical Systems*

Monday, 6 September, 2010 — Wednesday, 31 August, 2011

**2010/11 Warwick Symposium**

Organisers: Mark Pollicott and Sebastian van Strien

*Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems*

Monday, 6 September, 2010 — Friday, 10 September, 2010

**Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: Mark Pollicott, Klaus Schmidt (Vienna), Sebastian van Strien and Peter Walters

*Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems: 30th Anniversary of the Journal*

Monday, 6 September, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Klaus Schmidt (University of Vienna)

*Entropy and Periodic Points of Principal Group Actions*

Monday, 6 September, 2010, 2:50 pm, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Mike Boyle (University of Maryland)

*Progress and Problems in Symbolic Dynamics*

Monday, 6 September, 2010, 4:15 pm, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Jacob Palis (IMPA, Rio de Janeiro)

*A Global Theory for Dynamics*

Tuesday, 7 September, 2010, 9:30 am, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Welington de Melo (IMPA, Rio de Janeiro)

*On the Dynamics of Circle Maps*

Tuesday, 7 September, 2010, 10:45 am, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Jon Aaronson (Tel Aviv University)

*On 'Complexity' of Probability Preserving Transformations*

Tuesday, 7 September, 2010, 11:40 am, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Arnaldo Nogueira (Institut de Mathématiques de Luminy)

*Approximation to Points on the Real Plane by SL(2,Z)-orbits*

Tuesday, 7 September, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Jean-Paul Thouvenot (Université Paris VI)

*Isomorphism and Equivalence*

Tuesday, 7 September, 2010, 2:50 pm, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Stefano Marmi (Scuola Normale Superiore)

*Linearization of Generalized Interval Exchange Maps*

Tuesday, 7 September, 2010, 4:15 pm, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Jean-Christophe Yoccoz (Collège de France)

*Dynamics of Generalized Interval Exchange Maps*

Wednesday, 8 September, 2010, 9:30 am, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Viviane Baladi (CNRS/ENS)

*Exponential Decay of Correlations for Piecewise Hyperbolic Contact Flows*

Wednesday, 8 September, 2010, 10:45 am, Room MS.01

**Université de Lille**

Livio Flaminio (ETDS 30th Anniversary)

*Equidistribution on Nilmanifolds*

Wednesday, 8 September, 2010, 11:40 am, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Jean-Francois Quint (Université Paris Nord)

*Dynamics on Finite Volume Homogeneous Spaces*

Wednesday, 8 September, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Patrick Foulon (Université de Strasbourg)

*Invariant Forms, Pressure and Rigidity for Anosov Systems*

Wednesday, 8 September, 2010, 2:50 pm, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Amos Nevo (Technion)

*Ergodic Theorems from Amenable to Non-amenable Groups*

Wednesday, 8 September, 2010, 4:15 pm, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Thomas Ward (University of East Anglia)

*Uniformities for Commuting Maps*

Wednesday, 8 September, 2010, 5:10 pm, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Michael Keane (Wesleyan University)

*Ergodic Theory of the M/M/1 Queue*

Thursday, 9 September, 2010, 9:30 am, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Ian Melbourne (University of Surrey)

*Decay of Correlations for Nonuniformly Hyperbolic Systems with General Return Times*

Thursday, 9 September, 2010, 10:45 am, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Domokos Szasz (Budapest University of Technology and Economics)

*(Super)Diffusive Asymptotics for Perturbed Lorentz or Lorentz-like Processes*

Thursday, 9 September, 2010, 11:40 am, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Nándor Simányi (University of Alabama at Birmingham)

*Local Ergodicity Without Global Hyperbolicity of Singularities*

Thursday, 9 September, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room MS.02

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Carlangelo Liverani (Università di Roma Tor Vergata)

*Ruelle Zeta Functions for Smooth Anosov Flows*

Thursday, 9 September, 2010, 2:50 pm, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Alexander Bufetov (Steklov Institute of Mathematics and Rice University)

*Limit Theorems for Translation Flows*

Thursday, 9 September, 2010, 4:15 pm, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Francois Ledrappier (Université Paris VI)

*Vanishing Transverse Entropy in Smooth Ergodic Theory*

Friday, 10 September, 2010, 9:30 am, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Ian Putnam (University of Victoria)

*A Homology Theory for Basic Sets*

Friday, 10 September, 2010, 10:45 am, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Ursula Hamenstädt (Universität Bonn)

*Bowen's Construction for the Teichmüller Flow*

Friday, 10 September, 2010, 11:40 am, Room MS.01

**ETDS 30th Anniversary**

Anatole Katok (Pennsylvania State University)

*Development of Dynamics in the 1980s and the Early Years of ET&DS*

Tuesday, 14 September, 2010 — Thursday, 16 September, 2010, Room B3.03

**Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: Matt Keeling & Leon Danon

*Ecology, Epidemiology and Evolution: Biological Processes and Artificial Analogues *

Tuesday, 14 September, 2010, 10:00 am, Room B3.03

**EEE**

Matt Keeling (Warwick)

*Welcome and Introduction*

Tuesday, 14 September, 2010, 11:30 am, Room B3.03

**EEE**

Chris Cannings (Sheffield)

*Reproducing Graphs*

Tuesday, 14 September, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**EEE**

Mario Recker (Oxford)

*Antigenic variation in malaria involves a highly structured switching pattern*

Tuesday, 14 September, 2010, 3:30 pm, Room B3.03

**EEE**

Ben Ashby (Warwick)

*Modelling the Eects of Short-term Immune Responses on Competing Influenza Strains*

Tuesday, 14 September, 2010, 3:50 pm, Room B3.03

**EEE**

Sam Brand (Warwick)

*TBA*

Tuesday, 14 September, 2010, 4:10 pm, Room B3.03

**EEE**

Ashley Ford (Warwick)

*TBA*

Tuesday, 14 September, 2010, 4:30 pm, Room B3.03

**EEE**

Anton Camacho (ENS)

*Rapid Influenza Reinfection: Likely Mechanisms and Potential Impacts During aPandemic*

Wednesday, 15 September, 2010, 9:30 am, Room B3.03

**EEE**

Mike Tildesley (Edinburgh)

*Mathematical Modelling of Livestock Diseases: From Within-host to the NationalScale*

Wednesday, 15 September, 2010, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**EEE**

Jonathan Read (Liverpool)

*Quantifying and Modelling Behaviour in Epidemiological Models*

Wednesday, 15 September, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**EEE**

Jane Heffernan (York, Canada)

*Pre-existing Immunity: Case studies in H1N1 and Genital Herpes*

Wednesday, 15 September, 2010, 3:45 pm, Room B3.03

**EEE**

Steve Krone (Idaho, USA)

*Spatial Structure and Adaptive Evolution of Viruses*

Thursday, 16 September, 2010, 9:30 am, Room B3.03

**EEE**

Stephen Cornell (Leeds)

*Space, Coexistence, and Invasibility*

Thursday, 16 September, 2010, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**EEE**

Sebasian Funk (Institute of Zoology, London)

*News Travels Fast: Modelling the Dynamics of Infectious Diseases and Human Behaviour*

Thursday, 16 September, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**EEE**

Rachel Norman (Stirling)

*Manipulating Wild Host Populations to Control Disease*

Thursday, 16 September, 2010, 3:30 pm, Room B3.03

**EEE**

Alla Mashanova (Royal Holloway)

*Measuring and Modelling Dispersal Behaviour at Individual and Population Level*

Wednesday, 22 September, 2010, 1:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Singularity Day**

Michel Granger (Angers)

*Linear free divisors and their b-functions*

Wednesday, 22 September, 2010, 2:45 pm, Room B3.02

**Singularity Day**

Dirk Siersma (Utrecht)

*Betti bounds for polynomials*

Wednesday, 22 September, 2010, 4:15 pm, Room B3.02

**Singularity Day**

Javier Fernandez de Bobadilla (CSIC Madrid)

*The Nash problem for surfaces is a topological problem*

Thursday, 23 September, 2010, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**DIMAP seminar**

Marc Demange (ESSEC Business School)

*Hardness and Approximation of Minimum Maximal Matching in k-regular graphs*