# Seminars 2012-2013

Wednesday, 3 October, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Robert Fryer (Warwick)

*Dynamics of quasiregular mappings with constant dilatation*

Wednesday, 3 October, 2012, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Charo del Genio (Warwick)

*Complexity science - Linking mathematics, physics and informatics*

Wednesday, 3 October, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Carlos Escudero Liébana (Madrid)

*The morphogenetic problem for stochastic partial differential equations *

Friday, 5 October, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Farhan Feroz (Cambridge)

*Nets and Nests: Accelerated Bayesian Inference in Astrophysics and Cosmology *

Friday, 5 October, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Daniel Kral (Warwick)

*Quasirandom permutations *

Friday, 5 October, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Dwight Barkley (Warwick)

*Lecturing maths electronically - what I learned from Geometry and Motion*

Monday, 8 October, 2012, 11:00 am, Room A1.01

**Homological Projective Duality and Noncommutative Geometry**

Dmitri Kaledin (Steklov)

*Homological methods and Noncommutative geometry I*

Monday, 8 October, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Homological Projective Duality and Noncommutative Geometry**

Alexander Kuznetsov (Steklov)

*Homological Projective Duality I*

Monday, 8 October, 2012, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

David Burns (King's College London)

*On congruences between derivatives of twisted Hasse-Weil L-series*

Monday, 8 October, 2012, 3:30 pm, Room B3.01

**Homological Projective Duality and Noncommutative Geometry**

Alexander Efimov (Steklov)

*Homotopy finiteness of DG categories from algebraic geometry I*

Monday, 8 October, 2012, 5:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Homological Projective Duality and Noncommutative Geometry**

Hwayoung Lee (KIAS)

*Quantum cohomology of Hilb(C^2/Gamma) vs PT theory on P^1 x (C^2/Gamma)*

Tuesday, 9 October, 2012, 11:00 am, Room B3.01

**Homological Projective Duality and Noncommutative Geometry**

Dmitri Kaledin (Steklov)

*Homological methods in noncommutative geometry II*

Tuesday, 9 October, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Homological Projective Duality and Noncommutative Geometry**

Alexander Kuznetsov (Steklov)

*Homological Projective Duality II*

Tuesday, 9 October, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems **

Sinisa Slijepcevic (University of Zagreb)

*Universal properties of formally gradient systems*

Tuesday, 9 October, 2012, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Homological Projective Duality and Noncommutative Geometry**

Alexander Efimov (Steklov)

*Homotopy finiteness of DG categories from algebraic geometry II*

Tuesday, 9 October, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Stanislav Zivny (University of Warwick)

* The Power of Linear Programming for Valued CSPs*

Tuesday, 9 October, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Homological Projective Duality and Noncommutative Geometry**

Timothy Logvinenko (Warwick)

*Spherical DG-functors*

Wednesday, 10 October, 2012, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Homological Projective Duality and Noncommutative Geometry**

Dmitri Kaledin (Steklov)

*Homological methods in noncommutative III*

Wednesday, 10 October, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Homological Projective Duality and Noncommutative Geometry**

Alexander Kuznetsov (Steklov)

*Homological Projective Duality III*

Wednesday, 10 October, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Postgraduate Seminar **

Damiano Lupi (Warwick)

*A quick proof of McShane's identity*

Wednesday, 10 October, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Complexity Forum**

Rosemary Harris (Queen Mary, University of London)

*Effect Of Memory On Transport Properties Of Complex Systems*

Wednesday, 10 October, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Homological Projective Duality and Noncommutative Geometry**

Igor Netay (HSE, Moscow)

*CALF: On A-infinity algebras of highest weight orbits*

Wednesday, 10 October, 2012, 3:30 pm, Room B3.03

**Homological Projective Duality and Noncommutative Geometry**

Andrew MacPherson (Imperial)

*CALF: A Non-Archimedean SYZ-Conjecture*

Wednesday, 10 October, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Yaozhong Hu (Kansas)

*Convergence in density of some nonlinear Gaussian functionals*

Wednesday, 10 October, 2012, 5:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Homological Projective Duality and Noncommutative Geometry**

Andrey Trepalin (HSE, Moscow)

*CALF: Rationality of the quotient of P^2 by a finite group of automorphisms over an arbitrary field of characteristic zero*

Thursday, 11 October, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar **

Agelos Georgakopoulos (University of Warwick)

*Some results on the interplay between random walks and electrical networks *

Thursday, 11 October, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Filip Rindler (Cambridge)

*Directional oscillations and concentrations and weak/strong compactness via microlocal compactness forms *

Friday, 12 October, 2012, 10:00 am, Room MS.05

**Homological Projective Duality and Noncommutative Geometry**

Dmitri Kaledin (Steklov)

*Homological methods in noncommutative geometry IV*

Friday, 12 October, 2012, 11:00 am, Room B1.01

**Homological Projective Duality and Noncommutative Geometry **

Alexander Kuznetsov (Steklov)

*Homological Projective Duality IV*

Friday, 12 October, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Dietmar Hoemberg (Berlin)

*Changing shapes and measuring phase transitions - optimal control problems in thermomechanics*

Friday, 12 October, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Bruce Westbury (Warwick)

*Circle Packing*

Friday, 12 October, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Homological Projective Duality and Noncommutative Geometry**

Alexander Efimov (Steklov)

*Homotopy finiteness of DG categories from algebraic geomtery III*

Friday, 12 October, 2012, 3:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Homological Projective Duality and Noncommutative Geometry**

Artan Sheshmani (Max Planck)

*Donalson-Thomas invariants of torsion 2 dimensional sheaves and modular forms*

Friday, 12 October, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Barbara Fantechi (SISSA, Trieste)

*Stacky viewpoint on Intersection theory*

Saturday, 13 October, 2012, 10:00 am, Room B3.03

**Homological Projective Duality and Noncommutative Geometry**

Dmitri Kaledin (Steklov)

*Homological methods in Noncommutative geometry V*

Saturday, 13 October, 2012, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Homological Projective Duality and Noncommutative Geometry**

Alexander Kuznetsov (Steklov)

*Homological Projective Duality V*

Monday, 15 October, 2012 — Monday, 15 October, 2012, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day - Population Genetics**

Organisers Dario Spano, Paul Jenkins (Warwick)

Monday, 15 October, 2012, 10:00 am, Room A1.01

**MiR@W: Models and Inference in Population Genetics**

Robert C. Griffiths (Oxford)

*Population Genetics Stochastic Process Models Forward and Backward in Time*

Monday, 15 October, 2012, 11:00 am, Room A1.01

**MiR@W: Models and Inference in Population Genetics**

Jochen Blath (TU Berlin)

*An Ancestral Recombination Graph for Diploid Populations with Skewed Offspring Distributions*

Monday, 15 October, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Models and Inference in Population Genetics**

Garrett Hellenthal (UCL)

*Inferring Human Admixture History and Relatedness Using DNA*

Monday, 15 October, 2012, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

Amnon Besser (Ben-Gurion University)

*P-adic heights, p-adic sigma functions, and integral points on hyperelliptic curves*

Tuesday, 16 October, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Stochastic Integrable Systems Reading Seminar **

Eric Cator (Delft)

*Busemann functions in last passage percolation I*

Tuesday, 16 October, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems **

Richard Sharp (University of Warwick)

*Noncommutative geometry and measures on limit sets *

Tuesday, 16 October, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Marcin Mucha (Warsaw University)

* Lyndon Words and Short Superstrings*

Wednesday, 17 October, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room B1.01

**East Midlands Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

L. P. R. Pimentel (Rio de Janeiro)

*On the covariance structure of the maximum of a Brownian motion with variable drift*

Wednesday, 17 October, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Owen Daniel (Warwick)

*Random Permutations on Infinite Sets*

Wednesday, 17 October, 2012, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Seminar**

Michael Wilkinson (Open University)

*The puzzle of planet formation *

Wednesday, 17 October, 2012, 1:50 pm, Room B3.02

**East Midlands Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

O. Raimond (Paris Ouest)

*Three examples of Brownian flows on R*

Wednesday, 17 October, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Victor Lozovanu (Paris)

*An extension of Kawamata-Viehweg vanishing in arbitrary codimension *

Wednesday, 17 October, 2012, 2:40 pm, Room B3.02

**East Midlands Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Sandy Davie (Edinburgh)

*Pathwise approximation of SDE solutions using coupling*

Wednesday, 17 October, 2012, 3:30 pm, Room MS.01

**Newton Institute 20th Anniversary Lecture**

Christie Marr (INI)

*What is new at the INI?*

Wednesday, 17 October, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room MS.01

**Newton Institute 20th Anniversary Lecture **

Louis Kauffman (University of Illinois at Chicago)

*Virtual Knot Theory*

Thursday, 18 October, 2012, 1:00 pm, Room B1.16

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems mini-courses **

Ian Melbourne (Warwick)

*Stochastic behaviour in deterministic dynamical systems I: Weak chaos sounds clearer in odd dimensions *

Thursday, 18 October, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Derek Holt, (Warwick)

*Computational Representation Theory *

Thursday, 18 October, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar **

Alison Etheridge (Oxford)

*Modelling populations in spatial continua: natural selection and range expansion *

Thursday, 18 October, 2012, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry & Topology**

Louis Kauffman (UIC)

*Jones Polynomial, Potts Model and Khovanov Homology *

Thursday, 18 October, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Jonathan Ben-Artzi (Cambridge)

*Linear instability of the Relativistic Vlasov-Maxwell system *

Friday, 19 October, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Daniel Lesnic (Leeds)

*Determining Heat Transfer Coefficients Using Inverse Methods *

Friday, 19 October, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Combinatorics**

Agelos Georgakopoulos (Warwick)

*Random walks on graphs, and the Kirchhoff and Wiener Index *

Friday, 19 October, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

David Evans (Cardiff)

*The search for the exotic - subfactors and conformal field theories*

Monday, 22 October, 2012 — Monday, 22 October, 2012, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day - The Science of Clouds**

Organiser James Robinson (Warwick)

Monday, 22 October, 2012, 1:30 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: The Science of Clouds**

Richard Hamblyn (Birkbeck)

*A Brief History of Cloud Science*

Monday, 22 October, 2012, 2:30 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: The Science of Clouds**

Chris Dearden (Manchester)

*An Introduction to the Mechanisms of Cloud Formation*

Monday, 22 October, 2012, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

Bianca Viray (Brown University)

*Vertical Brauer groups and degree 4 del Pezzo surfaces*

Monday, 22 October, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: The Science of Clouds**

Colm Connaughton (Warwick)

*A Mean-Field Model of Droplet Coagulation in Clouds*

Monday, 22 October, 2012, 5:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: The Science of Clouds**

Alan Parker (Bourne Grammar School)

*Cloud Cuckoo Land*

Tuesday, 23 October, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Stochastic Integrable Systems Reading Seminar **

Leandro Pimentel (Rio de Janeiro)

*Busemann functions in last passage percolation II*

Tuesday, 23 October, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems **

Andrew Barwell (Bristol)

*On Shadowing and Limit Sets in Quadratic Maps *

Tuesday, 23 October, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Alexander Tiskin (Warwick)

* Semi-local String Comparison *

Wednesday, 24 October, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room b3.02

**Postgraduate Seminar **

Rupert Swarbrick

*Spectra and cohomology theories*

Wednesday, 24 October, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar **

Cristina Manolache (Imperial)

*A method for comparing Gromov-Witten-like invariants. *

Wednesday, 24 October, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar **

Ian Melbourne (Warwick)

*Homogenization of fast-slow deterministic maps and flows *

Thursday, 25 October, 2012, 1:00 pm, Room B1.16

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems mini-courses **

Ian Melbourne (Warwick)

*Stochastic behaviour in deterministic dynamical systems II *

Thursday, 25 October, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Simon Goodwin

*Principal W-algebras for GL(m|n)*

Thursday, 25 October, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Anna Maltsev (University of Bristol)

*Local convergence of eigenvalue distribution for random covariance matrices *

Friday, 26 October, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Florian Theil (Warwick)

*Periodic minimizers of atomistic energies*

Friday, 26 October, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Combinatorics**

Jan Hladky (Warwick)

*f-vectors of three-dimensional flag Gorenstein* complexes via extremal graph theory *

Friday, 26 October, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Tom Sanders (Oxford)

*Approximate Groups*

Monday, 29 October, 2012, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

Christian Johansson (Imperial College) (Imperial College)

*Classicality for small slope overconvergent eigenforms on some quaternionic Shimura varieties*

Tuesday, 30 October, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room MS.04

Chin Lun (Warwick)

*From GUE to Tracy-Widom I*

Tuesday, 30 October, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems **

Lara Sabbagh (Warwick)

*A Lambda-lemma for Normally Hyperbolic Manifolds and an Application to Diffusion*

Tuesday, 30 October, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Timothy Griffin (Cambridge)

*Local Optimality in Algebraic Path Problems*

Wednesday, 31 October, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Postgraduate Seminar **

Benjamin Coles

* Smooth and Discrete Morse Theories*

Wednesday, 31 October, 2012, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Seminar**

Gustavo Martinez Mekler (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México)

*Evolution of a Paleolake Subject to Volcanic Activity *

Wednesday, 31 October, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar **

Jin Feng (Kansas)

*A Hamilton-Jacobi equation in space of probability measure with application to a conjecture by Onsager *

Thursday, 1 November, 2012, 1:00 pm, Room B1.16

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems mini-courses **

Ian Melbourne (Warwick)

*Stochastic behaviour in deterministic dynamical systems III *

Thursday, 1 November, 2012, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry and Topology Seminar**

Rob Kirby (Berkeley)

*Morse 2-functions and trisections of 4-manifolds*

Thursday, 1 November, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Jacob Bernstein (Stanford)

*A curious variational property of classical minimal surfaces*

Thursday, 1 November, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry and Topology seminar **

Robert Tang (Warwick)

*Singular Euclidean surfaces and the curve complex *

Friday, 2 November, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Hans Fritz (Freiburg)

*Finite Element Approximation of Ricci Curvature and Simulation of Ricci-DeTurck Flow *

Friday, 2 November, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Combinatorics**

Felipe Rincón (Warwick)

*Tropical linear spaces, matroid polytopes, and applications*

Friday, 2 November, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Cornelia Drutu (Oxford)

*On limit spaces and actions of groups*

Monday, 5 November, 2012, 10:00 am, Room IDL Auditorium in the Warwick Manufacturing Group

**IAS one-day workshop**

George Rowlands

*Noise, instabilities and beautiful things*

Monday, 5 November, 2012, 11:20 am, Room IDL Auditorium in the Warwick Manufacturing Group

**IAS one-day workshop**

Peter Blegvad

*Same Difference: On the Irreconcilable*

Monday, 5 November, 2012, 12:10 pm, Room IDL Auditorium in the Warwick Manufacturing Group

**IAS one-day workshop**

Thomas House (Warwick Epidemiology group)

*Uncertainty due to complexity and unpredictability due to chance *

Monday, 5 November, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room IDL Auditorium in the Warwick Manufacturing Group

**IAS one-day workshop**

Henrik Jensen:

* Analysis of the impact of live classical improvisation*

Monday, 5 November, 2012, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

Jens Funke (Durham)

*Spectacle cycles and modular forms of half-integral weight *

Monday, 5 November, 2012, 3:10 pm, Room IDL Auditorium in the Warwick Manufacturing Group

**IAS one-day workshop**

Gunnar Pruessner:

* From random walks to collective phenomena*

Tuesday, 6 November, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Stochastic Integrable Systems Reading Seminar **

Yuchen Pei (Warwick)

*RSK correspondence and symmetric functions II*

Tuesday, 6 November, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems **

Kelly Yancey (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

*Generic Homeomorphisms*

Wednesday, 7 November, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Andrew Chan (Warwick)

*Gröbner bases over fields with valuations*

Wednesday, 7 November, 2012, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Seminar**

Doyne Farmer (Oxford /Santa Fe Institute)

*Systemic risk in finance and elsewhere*

Wednesday, 7 November, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry seminars.**

Dave Anderson (Paris)

*Pfaffian formulas for symplectic degeneracy loci*

Wednesday, 7 November, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room A1.01

**Midlands Probability Theory Seminar**

Ron Doney (Manchester)

*Conditional Fluctuation Theory with infinite mean*

Wednesday, 7 November, 2012, 3:00 pm, Room A1.01

**Midlands Probability Theory Seminar**

Pierre Patie (Brussels)

*Fluctuation theory for completely asymmetric Markov processes*

Wednesday, 7 November, 2012, 4:30 pm, Room A1.01

**Midlands Probability Theory Seminar **

Michela Ottobre (Warwick)

*Random walk in random environment*

Thursday, 8 November, 2012, 1:00 pm, Room B1.16

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems mini-courses **

Bram Mesland (Warwick)

*Noncommutative geometry and dynamics I *

Thursday, 8 November, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar **

Gian Michele Graf (ETH Zürich)

*Bulk-edge duality for topological insulators *

Thursday, 8 November, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Olivier Dudas

*Modular Deligne-Lusztig theory*

Thursday, 8 November, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Aníbal Rodríguez Bernal (Universidad Complutense de Madrid)

*Bounded and unbounded solutions of degenerate logistic equations *

Friday, 9 November, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Combinatorics**

Matthew Yancey (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

*Ore's conjecture on color-critical graphs is almost true*

Friday, 9 November, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Oliver Jenkinson (Queen Mary, London)

*Go forth and multiply by 10: digit expansions and optimal inequalities *

Monday, 12 November, 2012, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

Lillian Pierce (Oxford)

*Simultaneous prime values of pairs of quadratic forms*

Tuesday, 13 November, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Stochastic Integrable Systems Reading Seminar **

Tomohiro Sasamoto (Chiba)

*Matrix product stationary measure for finite open ASEP*

Tuesday, 13 November, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems **

Vadim Kaimanovich University of Ottawa (University of Ottawa)

*Continuity of the asymptotic entropy*

Tuesday, 13 November, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Justin Ward, (Toronto)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 14 November, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Mike Scott (Warwick)

*PDEs on curves that form singularities in finite time*

Wednesday, 14 November, 2012, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Seminar**

Vito Latora (Queen Mary, University of London)

*Plain, biased and interacting random walkers on complex networks *

Wednesday, 14 November, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Applied Mathematics**

Michael Scott (Warwick)

*PDEs on curves that form singularities in finite time*

Wednesday, 14 November, 2012, 2:30 pm, Room B1.01

**Applied Mathematics**

Jonathan Black (Oxford)

* Mathematical modelling of the electronic contact mechanism in crystalline silicon photovoltaic cells*

Wednesday, 14 November, 2012, 3:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Applied Mathematics**

Sebastian Vollmer (Warwick)

* Spectral Gaps for MCMC in Infinite Dimension*

Wednesday, 14 November, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar **

Tomohiro Sasamoto (Chiba)

*Replica analysis of the 1D KPZ equation *

Wednesday, 14 November, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Applied Mathematics**

James Herterich (Oxford)

*Mathematical Modelling of Water Purification*

Wednesday, 14 November, 2012, 5:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Applied Mathematics**

Andrew Lam (Warwick)

* Modelling soluble surfactants in two phase flow *

Wednesday, 14 November, 2012, 5:30 pm, Room B1.01

**Applied Mathematics**

Madeleine Smith (Oxford)

* Mathematical Modelling for Tissue Engineering*

Thursday, 15 November, 2012, 1:00 pm, Room B1.16

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems mini-courses **

Bram Mesland (Warwick)

*Noncommutative geometry and dynamics II *

Thursday, 15 November, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Partha Dey (NYU)

*Energy Landscape for large average submatrix detection problems in Gaussian random matrices *

Thursday, 15 November, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Robert Kusner (Massachusetts at Amherst)

*The space of soap bubbles *

Friday, 16 November, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Donna Calhoun (Boise)

*A logically Cartesian, adaptively refined two-patch sphere grid for modeling transport in the atmosphere*

Friday, 16 November, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Combinatorics**

Daniel Ueltschi (Warwick)

*Generating functions of connected and 2-connected graphs, and the virial expansion of statistical mechanics *

Friday, 16 November, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Roger Heath-Brown (Oxford)

*Diophantine equations, Algebra, Geometry, Analysis & Logic*

Monday, 19 November, 2012, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

Haluk Sengun (Warwick)

*Cohomology of Bianchi groups and arithmetic*

Monday, 19 November, 2012, 6:30 pm, Room MS.02

**Maths/Stats Public Lecture**

Ian Stewart (Warwick)

*Turing's Tiger*

Tuesday, 20 November, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Stochastic Integrable Systems Reading Seminar **

Eric Stade (Boulder (Colorado))

* Whittaker functions and automorphic forms *

Tuesday, 20 November, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Dynamics seminar **

Zeng Lian (Loughborough University)

*Lyapunov exponents and Multiplicative Ergodic Theorem for random systems in a separable Banach space*

Tuesday, 20 November, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Wolfram Wiesemann (Imperial)

*Distributionally Robust Convex Optimisation *

Wednesday, 21 November, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Thomas Collyer (Warwick)

*Mapping class group invariant sub complexes of the curve complex*

Wednesday, 21 November, 2012, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Seminar**

Thomas Fink (Institut Curie)

*Is the theory of neutral evolution right? *

Wednesday, 21 November, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry seminars.**

Tom Coates (Imperial)

*Mirror Symmetry and Fano Manifolds: an update.*

Wednesday, 21 November, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar **

Bertrand Cloez (Paris)

*On the long time behaviour of some piecewise deterministic Markov processes *

Thursday, 22 November, 2012, 1:00 pm, Room B1.12

**ETDS mini-courses**

Bram Mesland (Warwick)

*Noncommutative geometry and dynamics III*

Thursday, 22 November, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Simon Willerton,

* Semi-tropical Modules and Enriched Categories*

Thursday, 22 November, 2012, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry and Topology Seminar **

Lars Louder (Warwick)

*Hierarchies for finitely presented groups *

Thursday, 22 November, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Diego Cordoba (CSIC-IMAFF)

*Finite time singularities for the free boundary incompressible Euler equations *

Friday, 23 November, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Vahid Shahrezaei (Imperial)

*Input-output relations in biochemical networks *

Friday, 23 November, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Combinatorics**

Oleg Verbitsky (Humboldt University, Berlin)

*Logical complexity of graphs*

Friday, 23 November, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Athanasios Tzavaras (Crete)

*On the structure and properties of the equations of nonlinear elasticity *

Monday, 26 November, 2012, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day - Inference and Control for Complex Dynamical Systems**

Organisers Sergio Morales, Chris Oates (Complexity)

Monday, 26 November, 2012, 12:10 pm, Room B3.02

** Inference and Control for Complex Dynamical Systems**

Milica Gasic (Cambridge)

*Statistical Dialogue Optimisation*

Monday, 26 November, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

** Inference and Control for Complex Dynamical Systems**

Wilfrid Kendall (Warwick)

*Coupling and Control*

Monday, 26 November, 2012, 2:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Inference and Control for Complex Dynamical Systems**

Ben Calderhead (UCL)

*Differential Geometric MCMC Methods with Application to Bayesian Model Selection of Dynamical Systems*

Monday, 26 November, 2012, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

Tony Scholl (Cambridge)

*Congruences and modular forms *

Monday, 26 November, 2012, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Inference and Control for Complex Dynamical Systems**

Simon Spencer (Warwick)

*Causal inference for biochemical networks*

Monday, 26 November, 2012, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Inference and Control for Complex Dynamical Systems**

James Anderson (Oxford)

*Stability and Performance analysis of Large-Scale Dynamical Systems*

Monday, 26 November, 2012, 5:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Inference and Control for Complex Dynamical Systems**

Sam Brand (Warwick)

*Controlling an Epidemic during Outbreak using Vaccination: Exact and Approximate Methods*

Tuesday, 27 November, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Stochastic Integrable Systems Reading Seminar **

Chin Lun (Warwick)

*From GUE to Tracy-Widom II*

Tuesday, 27 November, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems **

Philip Boyland (Florida)

*Rotation sets for beta shifts and torus homeomorphisms *

Tuesday, 27 November, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Peter Keevash (Queen Mary, University of London)

*TBA*

Tuesday, 27 November, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Desmond Higham (Strathclyde)

*Algorithms and Models for Evolving Networks *

Wednesday, 28 November, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Barnaby Garrod

*Systems of interacting 1-dimensional Brownian motions*

Wednesday, 28 November, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Post Graduate Seminar**

Jenny Cooley

*Arithmetic on Cubic Surfaces*

Wednesday, 28 November, 2012, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Seminar**

Rebecca Hoyle (Surrey)

*Modelling maternal effects using quantitative genetics *

Wednesday, 28 November, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar **

Christian Haesemeyer (UCLA)

*Chow-Witt groups, stable A^1-homotopy of varieties, and zero cycles of degree one *

Wednesday, 28 November, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar **

Peter Friz (Berlin)

*Marginal density expansion with applications to Levy area and the Stein–Stein model *

Thursday, 29 November, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Hendrik Weber (Warwick)

*Invariant measure of the stochastic Allen-Cahn equation: the regime of small noise and large system size *

Thursday, 29 November, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Martin Liebeck

*Simple Groups and Magic Words.*

Thursday, 29 November, 2012, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Mehmet Haluk engün (Warwick)

*On arithmetic hyperbolic 3-manifolds *

Friday, 30 November, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Iain Murray (Edinburgh)

*Sampling hierarchical latent Gaussian models*

Friday, 30 November, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Combinatorics**

Matthias Lenz (Oxford)

*Interpolation, box splines, and lattice points in zonotopes*

Friday, 30 November, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Jon Keating (Bristol)

*Primes, Polynomials and Random Matrices*

Monday, 3 December, 2012, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

Jeroen Sijsling (Warwick)

*Galois descent for hyperelliptic curves *

Tuesday, 4 December, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Stochastic Integrable Systems Reading Seminar **

Thomas Weiss (Munich/Warwick)

*The totally asymmetric simple exclusion process I*

Wednesday, 5 December, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Postgraduate Seminar **

Tomasz Tkocz

*My favourite inequality*

Wednesday, 5 December, 2012, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Seminar**

Stefan Thurner (Medical University of Vienna)

*Human Behavioral Laws derived from a Multiplex Data of a Large-Scale Computer Game Society*

Wednesday, 5 December, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Tony Várilly-Alvarado (Rice)

*Failure of the Hasse principle on general K3 surfaces*

Wednesday, 5 December, 2012, 3:30 pm, Room B1:01

**Midlands Probability Theory Seminar**

Jiri Cerny (Vienna)

* Randomly trapped random walks*

Wednesday, 5 December, 2012, 4:30 pm, Room B1:01

**Midlands Probability Theory Seminar**

Said Hamadene (Le Mans)

* Viscosity Solutions of Systems of Variational Inequalities with Interconnected Bilateral Obstacles*

Thursday, 6 December, 2012, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry and Topology Seminar **

Richard Evan Schwartz (Brown and Oxford)

*Polytope exchange transformations, lattices, and renormalization *

Thursday, 6 December, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Hans-Joachim Hein (Imperial)

*A local regularity theorem for the Ricci flow *

Friday, 7 December, 2012, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Steve Webb (Liverpool)

*Computational modelling of cell migration and chemotaxis*

Friday, 7 December, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Combinatorics**

Stephen Tate (Warwick)

*Combinatorial Species of Structure and Cluster Expansions *

Tuesday, 18 December, 2012 — Tuesday, 18 December, 2012, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day - Modelling Health Behaviour**

Organisers Daniel Sprague, Thomas House (Warwick)

Tuesday, 18 December, 2012, 12:10 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Modelling Health Behaviour **

Ganna Pogrebna (Sheffield)

*Pregnancy, Parenting and Risk Attitudes*

Tuesday, 18 December, 2012, 12:40 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Modelling Health Behaviour **

Frances Griffiths (Warwick)

*Improving the experience of health and health care through tackling complex problems*

Tuesday, 18 December, 2012, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Modelling Health Behaviour **

Matt Keeling (Warwick)

*3 Mathematicians, a Vet and a Biologist try to Organise a Social Survey*

Tuesday, 18 December, 2012, 2:30 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Modelling Health Behaviour **

Philip McCall (Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine)

*Something nasty behind the furniture: modelling mosquito movements in the human home*

Tuesday, 18 December, 2012, 3:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Modelling Health Behaviour **

Sebastian Funk (London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine)

*Modelling the interaction between epidemics and human behaviour*

Tuesday, 18 December, 2012, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Modelling Health Behaviour **

Thomas Hills (Warwick)

*The structure of memory in old age*

Tuesday, 18 December, 2012, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Modelling Health Behaviour **

Michael Taylor

*The impact of information transmission on epidemic outbreaks*

Monday, 7 January, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiraW: Condensation in Stochastic Particle Systems**

Martin Evans (Edinburgh)

*Explosive condensation in a mass transport model*

Monday, 7 January, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiraW: Condensation in Stochastic Particle Systems**

Richard Blythe (Edinburgh)

*Fixation and coarsening in Moran-type processes *

Monday, 7 January, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiraW: Condensation in Stochastic Particle Systems**

Colm Connaughton (Warwick)

*Instantaneous gelation in Smoluchowski's coagulation equation revisited *

Monday, 7 January, 2013, 5:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiraW: Condensation in Stochastic Particle Systems**

Jiarui Cao (Warwick)

*Condensation in the totally asymmetric inclusion process *

Monday, 7 January, 2013, 5:30 pm, Room B3.02

**MiraW: Condensation in Stochastic Particle Systems**

Richard Kraaij (Delft)

*Stationary product measures for conservative particle systems and ergodicity criteria *

Tuesday, 8 January, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Integrable Systems Reading Seminar**

Thomas Weiss (Munich/Warwick)

*The totally asymmetric simple exclusion process II*

Tuesday, 8 January, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room A1.01

**MiraW: Condensation in Stochastic Particle Systems**

Alessandra Bianchi (Padova)

*Title TBC*

Tuesday, 8 January, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room A1.01

**MiraW: Condensation in Stochastic Particle Systems**

Frank Redig (Delft)

*Dynamics of condensation in the inclusion process *

Tuesday, 8 January, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room A1.01

**MiraW: Condensation in Stochastic Particle Systems**

Ellen Saada (CNRS)

*Title tbc*

Tuesday, 8 January, 2013, 5:00 pm, Room A1.01

**MiraW: Condensation in Stochastic Particle Systems**

Thierry Gobron (LPTM)

*Title tbc*

Wednesday, 9 January, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Eric Smith (Santa Fe Institute)

*Understanding the origin of life as the emergence of a fourth geosphere *

Wednesday, 9 January, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Midlands Probability Seminar**

Nizar Demni (Rennes)

*Dunkl processes in dihedral wedges*

Wednesday, 9 January, 2013, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Midlands Probability Seminar**

Yan Fyodorov (QMUL)

*Fluctuations and extreme values in multifractal patterns*

Thursday, 10 January, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar **

Roland Bauerschmidt (UBC Vancouver)

*Finite range decomposition of Gaussian fields*

Thursday, 10 January, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Jason Lotay (UCL)

*Uniqueness of Lagrangian self-expanders *

Friday, 11 January, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

John Thuburn (Exeter)

*A primal-dual mixed finite-element method for atmospheric modelling on GungHo grids*

Friday, 11 January, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Combinatorics Seminar **

Tereza Klimosova (Warwick)

*Hereditary properties of permutations are strongly testable *

Friday, 11 January, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Colloquium**

Eric Smith (Santa Fe)

*Generating functional methods for non-equilibrium Markov processes*

Monday, 14 January, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Tom Ward (Warwick)

*Congruences between Artin-twisted L-values*

Tuesday, 15 January, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Integrable Systems Reading Seminar **

Owen Daniel (Warwick)

*Self Avoiding Walks and the Connective Constant I*

Tuesday, 15 January, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems Seminar **

Mike Todd (University of St Andrews)

*Dynamical systems with holes: escape rates, equilibrium states and dimension*

Tuesday, 15 January, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Claire Mathieu (Brown University)

*Algorithms for optimization over noisy daAlgorithms for optimization over noisy data *

Wednesday, 16 January, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Ryo Onishi (Earth Simulator Center, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology)

*Inversion schemes to retrieve collision kernel values from droplet size distribution change *

Wednesday, 16 January, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Postgraduate Seminar **

Polina Vytnova (Warwick)

*A toy model for the fast dynamo *

Wednesday, 16 January, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic analysis seminar **

Martin Slowik (TU Berlin)

*Quenched invariance principle for random conductance model in a general ergodic environment *

Thursday, 17 January, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar **

Michalis Loulakis (Athens)

*Large scale dynamics of condensation in the zero-range process*

Thursday, 17 January, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Dodos Pandelis (Athens)

*Configurations in dense sets of discrete structures: results and applications*

Friday, 18 January, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Timothy Blass (Carnegie Mellon)

*Renormalized Energy and Dynamics for a System of Screw Dislocations*

Friday, 18 January, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Endre Csoka (Budapest)

* Local algorithms on bounded degree graphs*

Friday, 18 January, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Derek Holt (Warwick)

*Maximal subgroups of finite (almost) simple groups.*

Monday, 21 January, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Stefan Keil (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)

*On non-square order Tate-Shafarevich groups*

Tuesday, 22 January, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Integrable Systems Reading Seminar **

Barnaby Garrod (Warwick)

*Determinantal Point Processes and Janossy densities I*

Tuesday, 22 January, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems Seminar **

Sebastian van Strien (Imperial College London)

*Stochastic stability *

Tuesday, 22 January, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar Announcement **

Steve Alpern (Warwick)

*A new method of searching a network*

Wednesday, 23 January, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Postgraduate Seminar**

M Bell (Warwick)

* Minimal Train Track Atlases*

Wednesday, 23 January, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Postgraduate Seminar**

D McCormick (Warwvck)

* The Navier-Stokes Equations: what's the problem (and why should we care)?*

Wednesday, 23 January, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Jean-Francois Joanny (Curie Institute)

*Growth and instabilities of healthy and cancerous tissues *

Wednesday, 23 January, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry Seminars**

Alex Fink (NCSU)

*K-classes for matroids and equivariant localisation *

Thursday, 24 January, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Vassili Kolokoltsov (Warwick)

*On Bose-Einstein condensation in statistial physics, economics and number theory *

Thursday, 24 January, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Geometry and Topology **

Alexander Wickens (Warwick)

*A topological proof of Klarreich's theorem*

Friday, 25 January, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar & Complexity Forum**

Henry Abarbanel (California)

*Building Nervous Systems from the Bottom Up*

Friday, 25 January, 2013, 1:15 pm, Room B1.01

**ONE DAY ERGODIC THEORY MEETING **

Sara Munday (Bristol)

*The derivative of the -Farey-Minkowski function *

Friday, 25 January, 2013, 2:30 pm, Room B1.01

**ONE DAY ERGODIC THEORY MEETING **

Mark Holland (Exeter)

*On extremes and recurrence for non-uniformly hyperbolic dynamical systems *

Friday, 25 January, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**ONE DAY ERGODIC THEORY MEETING **

Mikko Stenlund (Rome "Tor Vergata" and Helsinki)

*Dispersing billiards with moving scatterers *

Friday, 25 January, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Simon Ruijsenaars (Leeds)

*Calogero-Moser systems: A crossroads in mathematics and physics *

Monday, 28 January, 2013, 9:40 am, Room B1:01

Dr Vladimir Dokchitser (Cambridge)

*L-functions and the arithmetic of elliptic curves*

Monday, 28 January, 2013, 10:20 am, Room B1:01

Dr Anne Thomas (University of Sydney)

*Lattices and polyhedral complexes*

Monday, 28 January, 2013, 11:20 am, Room B1:01

Dr Gideon Simpson (University of Minnesota)

*Parallel Replica Dynamics and Other Problems in Applied and Numerical Analysis*

Monday, 28 January, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B1:01

Dr Chris Rycroft (University of Berkeley, California)

*Modelling the toughness of metallic glasses*

Monday, 28 January, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B1:01

Dr Michael Tildesley (Warwick - Complexity Science)

*Mathematical modelling of infectious diseases in the presence of uncertainty*

Monday, 28 January, 2013, 2:40 pm, Room B1:01

Dr Agelos Georgakopoulos (Warwick)

*Discrete conformal uniformisation and the Poisson boundary.*

Tuesday, 29 January, 2013, 11:00 am, Room D1.07

**Mathematical Modelling Seminar Event on Temporal Processes**

Merve Alaryali

*Stochastic Processes*

Tuesday, 29 January, 2013, 11:00 am, Room D1.07

**Mathematical Modelling Seminar Event on Temporal Processes**

Toby Alben

*Markov Chains*

Tuesday, 29 January, 2013, 11:00 am, Room D1.07

**Mathematical Modelling Seminar Event on Temporal Processes**

Bernd Taschler (Warwick)

*Discrete Time Dynamical Systems*

Tuesday, 29 January, 2013, 11:00 am, Room D1.07

**Mathematical Modelling Seminar Event on Temporal Processes**

Joseph Hilton (Warwick)

*Time-Continuous Dynamical Systems *

Tuesday, 29 January, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Integrable Systems Reading Seminar **

Owen Daniel (Warwick)

*Self Avoiding Walks and the Connective Constant II*

Tuesday, 29 January, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems Seminar **

Oleg Kozlovski (Warwick)

*Hilbert-Arnold problem for 1D maps*

Tuesday, 29 January, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Thomas Dueholm Hansen (Aarhus University)

*Strategy iteration is strongly polynomial for 2-player turn-based stochastic games with a constant discount factor *

Wednesday, 30 January, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Lorenzo Pellis (Warwick) (Warwick)

*Epidemic models in socially structured populations *

Wednesday, 30 January, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Algebraic geometry seminar ('65 Miles') **

Alessio Corti (Imperial)

*Mirror symmetry and Fano 3-folds*

Wednesday, 30 January, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Algebraic geometry seminar (""65 Miles"") **

Nick Shepherd-Barron (DPMMS, Cambridge)

*Stable Schottky relations*

Wednesday, 30 January, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar **

Charles-Edouard Bréhier (ENS Cachan)

*Numerical analysis of highly oscillatory Stochastic PDEs *

Thursday, 31 January, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Martin Hairer (Warwick)

*Dynamics near criticality *

Thursday, 31 January, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Andrey Mudrov

*On representations of conjugacy classes of GL_q(n)*

Thursday, 31 January, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**GT Seminar**

Brian Bowditch (Warwick)

*Coarse median spaces*

Thursday, 31 January, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Mattias Dahl (KTH Stockholm)

*On the mass of asymptotically hyperbolic manifolds*

Friday, 1 February, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Didier Auroux, (Nice)

*Back and forth nudging algorithm for data assimilation*

Friday, 1 February, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Andrzej Grzesik (Krakow)

*Flag algebra calculus*

Friday, 1 February, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Ben Green (Cambridge)

*On the Sylvester-Gallai theorem*

Monday, 4 February, 2013 — Monday, 4 February, 2013, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day**

Organiser: Oleg Zabronski (Warwick)

*Nonequilibrium statistical mechanics and turbulence*

Monday, 4 February, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Nonequilibrium statistical mechanics and turbulence**

Robert Kerr (Warwick)

*Cascades in quantum, classical and stratified turbulence*

Monday, 4 February, 2013, 1:45 pm, Room B3.02

**Nonequilibrium statistical mechanics and turbulence**

Freddy Bouchet (ENS-Lyons/CNRS)

*Stochastic averaging, jet formation and multistability in geostrophic turbulence *

Monday, 4 February, 2013, 2:20 pm, Room B3.02

**Nonequilibrium statistical mechanics and turbulence**

Daniel Ueltschi (Warwick)

*Random loop models and quantum spin systems *

Monday, 4 February, 2013, 2:55 pm, Room B3.02

**Nonequilibrium statistical mechanics and turbulence**

Stefan Grosskinsky (Warwick)

*Scale invariant growth processes in expanding space *

Monday, 4 February, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Ghaith Hiary (Bristol)

*Detecting square-free numbers via the explicit formula*

Monday, 4 February, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Nonequilibrium statistical mechanics and turbulence**

Dwight Barkley (Warwick)

*The onset of turbulence in pipe flow *

Monday, 4 February, 2013, 4:35 pm, Room B3.02

**Nonequilibrium statistical mechanics and turbulence**

Bogdan Hnat (Warwick)

*Turbulence and Zonal Flows in Magnetically Confined Fusion Plasma *

Monday, 4 February, 2013, 5:10 pm, Room B3.02

**Nonequilibrium statistical mechanics and turbulence**

Colm Connaughton (Warwick)

*Feedback of zonal flows on wave turbulence driven by small scale instability in the Charney-Hasegawa-Mima model *

Monday, 4 February, 2013, 5:45 pm, Room B3.02

**Nonequilibrium statistical mechanics and turbulence**

Sergey Nazarenko (Warwick)

*Quadratic invariants for clusters of interacting waves *

Monday, 4 February, 2013, 6:20 pm, Room B3.02

**Nonequilibrium statistical mechanics and turbulence**

Petr Denissenko (Warwick)

*Title TBA*

Tuesday, 5 February, 2013, 11:00 am, Room D1.07

**Mathematical Modelling Seminar Event on Dynamical Processes Defined on Advanced Structures **

Edward Hill

*Infectious Diseases and Opinion Formation on Networks*

Tuesday, 5 February, 2013, 11:00 am, Room D1.07

**Mathematical Modelling Seminar Event on Dynamical Processes Defined on Advanced Structures **

Hakim Khalafi

*Simple Network Games*

Tuesday, 5 February, 2013, 11:00 am, Room D1.07

**Mathematical Modelling Seminar Event on Dynamical Processes Defined on Advanced Structures**

Diana Khoromskaia

*Pattern Formation in Animals*

Tuesday, 5 February, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Integrable Systems Reading Seminar **

Barnaby Garrod (Warwick)

*Determinantal Point Processes and Janossy densities II*

Tuesday, 5 February, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems Seminar **

Jon Aaronson (Tel Aviv)

*On multiple recurrence and other properties of "nice" infinite measure preserving transformations.*

Wednesday, 6 February, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Postgraduate Seminar **

Florian Bouyer

*Bhargava's Cubes; or four ways to play around with cubes of integers*

Wednesday, 6 February, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

C.-F. Lee (Imperial College)

*Stochastic dynamics of reaction-diffusion systems: An epidemic model case study *

Wednesday, 6 February, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry Seminars**

Jesse Kass (Hannover)

*What is H_{1}(Abel map)?*

Wednesday, 6 February, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Liron Yedidsion (Technion - Israel Institute of Technology)

*Approximation Algorithm for the Resource Dependent Assignment Problem *

Wednesday, 6 February, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar **

Jean-Christophe Mourrat (EPFL)

* Random walks in random potential and their Lyapunov exponents *

Thursday, 7 February, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Martin Hairer (University of Warwick)

*"Regularity structures"*

Thursday, 7 February, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Jose Carrillo (Imperial)

*Stable stationary states for repulsive-attractive potentials*

Friday, 8 February, 2013, 9:15 am, Room B1:01

Dr Weiyi Zhang (Michigan)

*Complex geometry of symplectic 4-manifolds*

Friday, 8 February, 2013, 10:00 am, Room B1:01

Dr Luc Nguyen (Princeton)

*Bocher type theorem for conformally invariant and degenerate elliptic equations*

Friday, 8 February, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Djoko Wirosoetisno (Durham)

*Navier-Stokes equations on the beta-plane and a rotating sphere *

Friday, 8 February, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Teresa Sousa (Lisbon)

*Monochromatic Kr-decompositions of graphs*

Friday, 8 February, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Sylvia Serfaty (Paris VI and Courant Institute)

*Coulomb gas, Renormalized energy and Abrikosov lattice*

Monday, 11 February, 2013, 11:00 am, Room C1.06

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Wenfei Liu (Bielefeld)

*The moduli space of even surfaces of general type with K^2 = 8, p_g = 4 and q = 0 *

Monday, 11 February, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Daniel Loughran (Bristol)

*Rational points of bounded height and the Weil restriction*

Tuesday, 12 February, 2013, 9:30 am, Room MS:04

**Presentation**

Dr Sebastian Riedel (TUB)

*Gaussian rough paths: numerical considerations and random Fourier series*

Tuesday, 12 February, 2013, 10:00 am, Room MS:04

**Presentation**

Dr Romain Allez (Uni of Paris-Dauphine)

*tbc*

Tuesday, 12 February, 2013, 10:30 am, Room MS:04

**Presentation**

Dr Weijun Xu (Oxford)

*Inverting the signature of a path of bounded variation*

Tuesday, 12 February, 2013, 11:00 am, Room D1.07

**Mathematical Modelling Seminar Event on Data Analysis and Model Parametrisation **

Mikk Tonissoo

*Time Series Analysis *

Tuesday, 12 February, 2013, 11:00 am, Room D1.07

**Mathematical Modelling Seminar Event on Data Analysis and Model Parametrisation **

Prince Peprah

*Parameter Estimation *

Tuesday, 12 February, 2013, 11:00 am, Room D1.07

**Mathematical Modelling Seminar Event on Data Analysis and Model Parametrisation **

Michal Tadeusiak

*Neural Networks*

Tuesday, 12 February, 2013, 11:00 am, Room D1.07

**Mathematical Modelling Seminar Event on Data Analysis and Model Parametrisation**

Esther Wershof

*Bayesian Networks*

Tuesday, 12 February, 2013, 11:00 am, Room MS:04

**Presentation**

Dr Laure Dumaz (University Paris-Dauphine)

*tbc*

Tuesday, 12 February, 2013, 11:30 am, Room MS:04

**Presentation**

Dr Cyril Labbe (UPMC)

*Scaling limits of asymmetric simple exclusion process on a finite box*

Tuesday, 12 February, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Integrable Systems Reading Seminar **

Tomasz Tkocz (Warwick)

*A large deviation principle for Wigner random matrices I*

Tuesday, 12 February, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems Seminar **

Sofia Trejo (Warwick)

*How to construct complex box mappings *

Tuesday, 12 February, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Roman Belavkin (Middlesex University London)

*On Optimality of Deterministic and Non-Deterministic Transformations *

Wednesday, 13 February, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Christopher Purcell

*Boundary Properties of the Satisfiability Problem *

Wednesday, 13 February, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Comlexity Forum**

Michele Ceriotti (Oxford)

*Understanding structural complexity with sketch map *

Wednesday, 13 February, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry Seminars**

Charles Siegel (Tokyo)

*The Schottky Problem*

Wednesday, 13 February, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis / Midlands Probability Seminar **

Ivan Nourdin (Univ. Lorraine)

*Convergence in distribution of polynomials of Gaussian random variables*

Wednesday, 13 February, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis / Midlands Probability Seminar **

Anita Winter (Essen)

*Evolving genealogies of interacting branching diffusions: The mean field finite system scheme.*

Wednesday, 13 February, 2013, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis / Midlands Probability Seminar **

Cyril Labbé (Paris 6)

*The eve property and the genealogy of continuous-state branching processes*

Thursday, 14 February, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Alexandre Borovik

* Fifty Shades of Black: Structural Theory of Black *

Thursday, 14 February, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**GT Seminar**

Brian Bowditch (Warwick)

*Coarse median spaces: II *

Thursday, 14 February, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Harold Rosenberg (IMPA)

*Minimal surfaces of finite topology in M x S1, M a complete hyperbolic surface of finite area *

Thursday, 14 February, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**applied maths and statistics **

Neil Roques (Tesco PLC)

*Using Maths to Build a Better Tesco*

Friday, 15 February, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Mark Peletier (Eindhoven)

*Energy-driven pattern formation via competing long- and short-range interactions *

Friday, 15 February, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Combinatorics Seminar**

John Haslegrave (Cambridge)

*Judicious partitions of uniform hypergraphs*

Friday, 15 February, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Alan Sokal (NYU and UCL)

*Roots x_k(y) of a formal power series f(x,y) = sum\limits_{n=0}^\infty a_n(y) \, x^n, with applications to graph enumeration and q-series *

Monday, 18 February, 2013, 9:00 am, Room B1:01

Pablo Soberon Bravo (UCL)

*Partitions of measures and combinatorial geometry *

Monday, 18 February, 2013, 9:40 am, Room B1:01

Benjamin Matschke (IHES)

*Equivariant topology and discrete geometry*

Monday, 18 February, 2013, 11:00 am, Room C1.06

**Algebraic Geometry seminar**

Miles Reid (Warwick)

*Gorenstein codimension 4 – the general structure theorem *

Monday, 18 February, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B1:01

Igor Rapinchuk (Yale)

*On the conjecture of Borel and Tits for abstract homomorphisms of algebraic groups*

Monday, 18 February, 2013, 11:40 am, Room B1:01

Claude Warnick (Alberta, Canada)

*Asymptotically anti-de Sitter Manifolds*

Monday, 18 February, 2013, 12:20 pm, Room B1:01

Dr Peter Bruin (Zurich)

*Explicit methods in arithmetic geometry*

Monday, 18 February, 2013, 5:30 pm, Room B1:01

Dr Kristoffer van der ZEE (Eindhoven)

*Goal-Oriented Methods: Error Estimation, Adaptive Algorithms,ÊMultiscaleÊModeling *

Tuesday, 19 February, 2013, 11:00 am, Room D1.07

**Mathematical Modelling Seminar, Modelling in Cell Biology, Ecology and Finance **

Anooj Dodhia

*Modelling in Cell Biology *

Tuesday, 19 February, 2013, 11:00 am, Room D1.07

**Mathematical Modelling Seminar, Modelling in Cell Biology, Ecology and Finance **

Grainne Walsh

*Modelling in Ecology*

Tuesday, 19 February, 2013, 11:00 am, Room D1.07

**Mathematical Modelling Seminar, Modelling in Cell Biology, Ecology and Finance **

Alex Henman

*Modelling in Finance*

Tuesday, 19 February, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Integrable Systems Reading Seminar **

Tomasz Tkocz (Warwick)

*A large deviation principle for Wigner random matrices II*

Tuesday, 19 February, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical System Seminar**

Shirali Kadyrov (Bristol)

*Semicontinuity of entropy in homogeneous spaces, escape of mass and Hausdorff dimension. *

Tuesday, 19 February, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar **

David Conlon

*Ramsey multiplicity*

Wednesday, 20 February, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Simon Markett (Warwick)

*A fundamental relation between topological and algebraic K-theory*

Wednesday, 20 February, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

P. Erdos (Alfréd Rényi Institute of Mathematics)

*Constructing, sampling and counting graphical realizations of restricted degree sequences *

Wednesday, 20 February, 2013, 1:10 pm, Room MOAC Seminar Room, Senate House

**MOAC DTC Seminar**

Ann Dixon (Warwick)

*Mischief in the membrane: What makes good membrane proteins go bad?*

Wednesday, 20 February, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry seminar **

Francisco Castro Jimenez (Seville.)

*Hypergeometric systems of Linear Partial Differential Equations (D-modules)"*

Wednesday, 20 February, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic analysis seminar**

Christian Korff (Glasgow)

*Quantum cohomology via vicious and osculating walkers*

Thursday, 21 February, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Rafael Torres (Oxford)

*Smooth structures on non-orientable 4-manifolds and orientation-reversing involutions *

Thursday, 21 February, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Olivier Biquard (ENS, Paris)

*Minimal Lagrangians and Kahler singularities*

Friday, 22 February, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Virginie Ehrlacher (ENPC)

*Greedy algorithms for high-dimensional linear eigenvalue problems*

Friday, 22 February, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Vadim Lozin (Warwick)

*Ramsey Theory and Parameterized Complexity*

Friday, 22 February, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Marc Lackenby (Oxford)

*A polynomial upper bound on Reidemeister moves *

Monday, 25 February, 2013, 11:00 am, Room C1.06

**Alg geometry seminar/Codim 4 Gorenstein seminar **

Tom Ducat (Warwick)

*Mori extremal contractions that blow up a singular curve*

Monday, 25 February, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Dino Lorenzini (University of Georgia)

*TBA*

Tuesday, 26 February, 2013, 11:00 am, Room D1.07

**Mathematical Modelling Seminar **

Grainne Walsh

*Modelling of Traffic Flows*

Tuesday, 26 February, 2013, 11:00 am, Room D1.07

**Mathematical Modelling Seminar **

Josef Hilton

*Modelling Signalling Networks*

Tuesday, 26 February, 2013, 11:00 am, Room D1.07

**Mathematical Modelling Seminar **

Alex Henman

*Models of Evolution: Adaptive Dynamics*

Tuesday, 26 February, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical System Seminar**

Sergey Dobrokhotov (Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology)

*Librations, normal forms and tunneling in quantum double well with magnetic field *

Tuesday, 26 February, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Andrew Treglown (Queen Mary, University of London)

*More on perfect matchings in uniform hypergraphs*

Wednesday, 27 February, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Christopher Williams

*Uniformisation of Elliptic Curves*

Wednesday, 27 February, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Xavier Goméz Olivé (University of the Witwatersrand)

*Agincourt Health and Socio-Demographic Surveillance System: a research site in rural South Africa. *

Wednesday, 27 February, 2013, 1:10 pm, Room MOAC Seminar Room, Senate House

**MOAC DTC Seminar**

Rachel O'Reilly (Warwick)

*Using Polymeric nanostructures for delivery and sensing*

Wednesday, 27 February, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Stochastic Analysis Seminars **

Dirk Blömker (Augsburg)

*Accuracy and stability of the continuous-time 3DVAR Filter for 2D Navier-Stokes Equation*

Wednesday, 27 February, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B0.06

**Video-linked Seminar**

John Baez (California)

*The Mathematics of Planet Earth*

Wednesday, 27 February, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis Seminars **

Matt Roberts (Warwick)

*Intermittency in branching random walk in random environment *

Thursday, 28 February, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Geometry and Topology**

Richard Evan Schwartz (Brown and Oxford)

*The density of shapes in barycentric subdivision*

Thursday, 28 February, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Eugen Varvaruca (Reading)

*Singularities of axisymmetric free surface flows with gravity*

Friday, 1 March, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Alexander Raisch (Bonn)

*Simulation of $Q$-tensor fields with constant orientational order parameter in the theory of uniaxial nematic liquid crystals *

Friday, 1 March, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Jan Volec (Warwick)

*A problem of Erdos and Sos on 3-graphs*

Friday, 1 March, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Rich Schwartz (Brown University)

*Thomson's 5-electron problem *

Monday, 4 March, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Paul-James White (Oxford)

*Studying L-functions via the trace formula*

Tuesday, 5 March, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Integrable Systems Reading Seminar**

Jere Koskela- (Warwick)

*The asymptotic law of a second class particle in TASEP*

Tuesday, 5 March, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems Seminar **

Dalia Terhesiu (University of Roma Tor vergata)

*TBA*

Tuesday, 5 March, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.02

**EXTRA Geometric Analysis Seminar**

Melanie Rupflin (Max Planck, AEI)

*A uniform Poincare estimate for quadratic differentials*

Tuesday, 5 March, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar **

Roman Glebov

*On bounded degree spanning trees in the random graph*

Wednesday, 6 March, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Post Graduate Seminar**

Thomas Ducat (Warwick)

*Mori Extremal Extractions that Blow up a Singular Curve*

Wednesday, 6 March, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room MOAC Seminar Room

**MOAC DTC Seminar**

David Kreil (Warwick)

*The challenging issue of benchmarking in bioinformatics, where "known truths" are rare *

Wednesday, 6 March, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry seminar **

Timothy Logvinenko (Cardiff)

*PT theory on P^1 x G-Hilb C^2 vs. quantum cohomology of Hilb_m(G-Hilb C^2) *

Thursday, 7 March, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar **

Susan Hermiller (Nebraska)

*Algorithms and topology of Cayley graphs for groups *

Thursday, 7 March, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**GT seminar**

Danielle O'Donnol (Imperial)

*Legendrian Graphs*

Thursday, 7 March, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Knut Smoczyk (Hannover)

*Homotopy of area decreasing maps by mean curvature flow *

Friday, 8 March, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Virginia Agostiniani (Oxford)

*Rigorous derivation of linearised elasticity for a class of compressible rubbers *

Friday, 8 March, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Roman Kotecky (Warwick)

*Random graph homomorphisms and phase transitions *

Friday, 8 March, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Roger Plymen (Southampton)

*2 by 2 matrices as stepping-stones*

Monday, 11 March, 2013, 12:15 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W Day**

Organiser: Robert MacKay (Warwick)

*Mathematics of Big Data*

Monday, 11 March, 2013, 1:05 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W Day: Mathematics of Big Data**

Robert MacKay (Warwick)

*Welcome*

Monday, 11 March, 2013, 1:15 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W Day: Mathematics of Big Data**

Matthew Stainer (SAS)

*Getting answers from Big Data*

Monday, 11 March, 2013, 1:50 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W Day: Mathematics of Big Data**

Richard Samworth (Cambridge)

*High-dimensional variable selection in Statistics*

Monday, 11 March, 2013, 2:25 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W Day: Mathematics of Big Data**

Bruno Goncalves (Marseille)

*From individual activity to collective attention - insights from large scale social network analysis*

Monday, 11 March, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Oliver Bräunling (Essen)

*The many faces of the higher tame symbol*

Monday, 11 March, 2013, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W Day: Mathematics of Big Data**

Jane Hutton (Statistics, Warwick)

*Ethical, legal and social implications of big data: mathematics to reveal and conceal*

Monday, 11 March, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W Day: Mathematics of Big Data**

David Wild (Systems Biology, Warwick)

*Using GP-GPU computing for integrative modelling of genomic-scale data sets*

Monday, 11 March, 2013, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W Day: Mathematics of Big Data**

Peter Grindrod (Reading)

*Big data in digital communications, mobile phones, and energy*

Tuesday, 12 March, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems Seminar **

Anthony Dooley (University of Bath)

*CPE actions of amenable groups *

Tuesday, 12 March, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Tri-Dung Nguyen (University of Southampton)

*Optimal coalition structure and stable payoff distribution in large games *

Wednesday, 13 March, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Postgraduate Seminar **

Leonor Garcia-Gutierrez

*Mesoscopic approach to capillary blood flow simulation *

Wednesday, 13 March, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Penelope Hancock (School of Life Sciences, University of Warwick)

*Predicting the dynamics of non-transmissible infections in human populations using a large human movement data set*

Thursday, 14 March, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar **

Conchita Martinez (Zaragoza)

*Some cohomological features of Thompson-like groups*

Thursday, 14 March, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Volker Betz (Warwick/Darmstadt)

*The beauty of planar random permutations *

Thursday, 14 March, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**GT Seminar**

Agelos Georgakopoulos (Warwick)

*A new homology for infinite graphs and metric continua*

Thursday, 14 March, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Robert Laister (UWE Bristol)

*Bifurcation structures in nonlinearly-degenerate Sturm-Liouville boundary value problems *

Thursday, 14 March, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**Number Theory Seminar**

Ariel Pacetti (Buenos Aires)

*Proving modularity of Galois representations*

Friday, 15 March, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Lucia Scardia (Glasgow)

*Multiscale problems in dislocation theory *

Friday, 15 March, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Peter Allen (LSE)

*Embedding and counting in sparse graphs*

Friday, 15 March, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3:02

**Colloquium**

Schleimer/Sparrow (Warwick)

*This is Tomorrow II*

Monday, 18 March, 2013 — Friday, 22 March, 2013

**Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: John Cremona, Samir Siksek, William Stein, Gabor Wiese, David Loeffler

*Explicit Methods for Modular Forms*

Monday, 18 March, 2013, 9:15 am, Room B3:03

**Explicit Methods for Modular Forms**

John Voight (Vermont)

*Power series expansions for modular forms*

Monday, 18 March, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3:03

**Explicit Methods for Modular Forms**

Peter Bruin (Zurich)

*Ranks of elliptic curves with prescribed level structure*

Monday, 18 March, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3:03

**Explicit Methods for Modular Forms**

Hartmut Monien (Bonn)

*Modular forms for non-congruence subgroups of PSL_2(Z)*

Monday, 18 March, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**DIMAP Seminar**

Richard Cole (New York University)

*Truthful Mechanisms for Approximating Proportionally Fair Allocations *

Monday, 18 March, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3:03

**Explicit Methods for Modular Forms**

Gebhard Boeckle (Heidelberg)

*Computing multiplicative integrals over functions fields and applications*

Tuesday, 19 March, 2013, 9:15 am, Room B3:03

**Explicit Methods for Modular Forms**

Luis Dieulefait (Barcelona)

*Langlands functoriality for GL(2) otimes GL(n) and other related cases*

Tuesday, 19 March, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Explicit Methods for Modular Forms**

Nicolas Billerey (Blaise Pascal - Clermont-Ferrand II)

*Explicit large image results for modular Galois representations*

Tuesday, 19 March, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Explicit Methods for Modular Forms**

Ian Kiming (Copenhagen)

*Higher congruences between modular forms*

Tuesday, 19 March, 2013, 3:30 pm, Room B3.03

**Explicit Methods for Modular Forms**

Haluk Sengun (Warwick)

*Cohomology of Bianchi groups and arithmetic*

Tuesday, 19 March, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room MS.04

**DIMAP Seminar**

Lehilton Chaves (Warwick)

*Squared Metric Facility Location Problem and the Upper Bound Factor-Revealing Programs *

Wednesday, 20 March, 2013, 9:15 am, Room B3.03

**Explicit Methods for Modular Forms**

Ariel Pacetti (Buenos Aires)

*Half integral weight modular forms*

Wednesday, 20 March, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Explicit Methods for Modular Forms**

Frederik Stromberg (Durham)

*Dimension formulas for Hilbert modular forms*

Thursday, 21 March, 2013, 9:15 am, Room B3.03

**Explicit Methods for Modular Forms**

Mike Bennett (British Colombia)

*Klein forms, Thue-Mahler equations and elliptic curves with bad reduction at a prescribed set of primes*

Thursday, 21 March, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Explicit Methods for Modular Forms**

Sander Dahmen (Utrecht)

*Some generalized Fermat equations of the form x^p+y^p=z^q*

Thursday, 21 March, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Explicit Methods for Modular Forms**

Nils Skoruppa (Siegen)

*How to construct explicitly vector valued modular forms and Jacobi forms*

Thursday, 21 March, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Explicit Methods for Modular Forms**

Neil Dummigan (Sheffield)

*Testing congruences using a trace formula for algebraic modular forms*

Friday, 22 March, 2013, 9:15 am, Room B3.03

**Explicit Methods for Modular Forms**

Cris Poor (Fordham University)

*Paramodular cusp forms via Borcherds products*

Friday, 22 March, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Explicit Methods for Modular Forms**

Bartosz Naskrecki (Poznan)

*On higher congruences between cusp forms and Eisenstein series*

Friday, 22 March, 2013, 11:40 am, Room B3.03

**Explicit Methods for Modular Forms**

Lassina Dembele (Warwick)

*Examples of abelian surfaces with everywhere good reduction*

Wednesday, 3 April, 2013 — Friday, 5 April, 2013

**Non Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: Florian Theil, David Quigley

*Molecular Dynamics*

Wednesday, 3 April, 2013, 9:45 am, Room B3:02

**Molecular Dynamics**

Ben Leimkuhler (Edinburgh)

*Efficient configurational sampling from Langevin dynamics trajectories*

Wednesday, 3 April, 2013, 11:15 am, Room B3:02

**Molecular Dynamics**

Peter Bolhuis (Amsterdam)

*Markov state models from single replica transition interface sampling *

Wednesday, 3 April, 2013, 12:15 pm, Room B3:02

**Molecular Dynamics**

Edina Rosta (Kings College London)

*Kinetic models of enhanced sampling methods for molecular dynamics*

Wednesday, 3 April, 2013, 1:45 pm, Room B3:02

**Molecular Dynamics**

Mikhail Tretyakov (Nottingham)

*Stochastic geometric integrators and long time numerical integration of SDEs*

Wednesday, 3 April, 2013, 2:45 pm, Room B3:02

**Molecular Dynamics**

Michael McKerns (Caltech)

*OUQ+mystic: a framework for uncertainty quantification and predictive science*

Wednesday, 3 April, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3:02

**Molecular Dynamics**

Robert Jack (Bath)

*Using dynamically-realistic Monte Carlo simulations to study glassy solids and self-assembling crystals*

Wednesday, 3 April, 2013, 5:00 pm, Room B3:02

**Molecular Dynamics**

Marcus Bannerman (Aberdeen)

*Conversion of continuous inter-particle potentials to discrete equivalents*

Thursday, 4 April, 2013, 9:00 am, Room B3:02

**Molecular Dynamics**

Mark Tuckerman (NYU)

*Exploring the free energy landscapes of peptides and crystalline polymorphs *

Thursday, 4 April, 2013, 10:00 am, Room B3:02

**Molecular Dynamics**

Tomas Lazauskas (Loughborough)

*Long time scale simulations of radiation effects*

Thursday, 4 April, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3:02

**Molecular Dynamics**

Normand Mousseau (Montreal)

*Understanding atomistic relaxation processes in complex materials using the kinetic Activation-Relaxation Technique *

Thursday, 4 April, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3:02

**Molecular Dynamics**

Frank Pinski (Cincinnati)

*An Application of a Hybrid Monte Carlo Method in Path Space *

Thursday, 4 April, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3:02

**Molecular Dynamics**

Ruslan Davidchack (Leicester)

*Discretization errors in molecular dynamics simulations with deterministic and stochastic thermostats*

Thursday, 4 April, 2013, 3:30 pm, Room B3:02

**Molecular Dynamics**

Gareth Tribello (Queen's University Belfast)

*Dimensionality reduction as a tool for understanding complex free energy landscapes*

Friday, 5 April, 2013, 9:00 am, Room B3:02

**Molecular Dynamics**

Andrey Brukhno (Bath)

*Challenges in coarse-graining of (bio-)molecular systems*

Friday, 5 April, 2013, 9:30 am, Room B3:02

**Molecular Dynamics**

Christof Schuette (FU Berlin)

*An optimal control approach to efficient estimation of rare event statistics*

Friday, 5 April, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3:02

**Molecular Dynamics**

Carsten Hartmann (FU Berlin)

*Brownian motors, single molecule experiments and control of multiscale systems*

Monday, 8 April, 2013 — Friday, 12 April, 2013

**Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: John Cremona, John Coates, Samir Siksek, Chris Wuthrich, Sarah Zerbes

*Iwasawa Theory and Galois Representations*

Monday, 8 April, 2013, 9:15 am, Room B3:03

**Iwasawa Theory and Galois Representations**

Kevin Buzzard (Imperial)

*What does the mod p local Langlands correspondence look like? *

Monday, 8 April, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3:03

**Iwasawa Theory and Galois Representations**

Laurent Berger (Lyon)

*Sen theory and Lubin-Tate extensions *

Monday, 8 April, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3:03

**Iwasawa Theory and Galois Representations**

Xavier Caruso (Rennes)

*What is the analogue of (PHI,GAMMA) -modules for the Breuil-Kisin extension? *

Monday, 8 April, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3:03

**Iwasawa Theory and Galois Representations**

Denis Benois (Bordeaux)

*On the derivatives of p-adic L-functions *

Tuesday, 9 April, 2013, 9:15 am, Room B3:03

**Iwasawa Theory and Galois Representations**

Mahesh Kakde (KCL)

*Congruences in Iwasawa theory and applications *

Tuesday, 9 April, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3:03

**Iwasawa Theory and Galois Representations**

Konstantin Ardakov (QMUL)

*Equivariant D^ -modules on rigid analytic spaces *

Tuesday, 9 April, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3:03

**Iwasawa Theory and Galois Representations**

Thanasis Bouganis (Heidelberg)

*p-adic measures for Hermitian modular forms and the Rankin-Selberg method *

Tuesday, 9 April, 2013, 3:30 pm, Room B3:03

**Iwasawa Theory and Galois Representations**

Sujatha Ramdorai (UBC)

*Residual representations and Iwasawa theoretic invariants *

Wednesday, 10 April, 2013, 9:15 am, Room B3:03

**Iwasawa Theory and Galois Representations**

Romyar Sharifi (Arizona)

*Conjectures on cup products of units and modular symbols *

Wednesday, 10 April, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3:03

**Iwasawa Theory and Galois Representations**

Takako Fukaya (Chicago)

*On some variants of Sharifi conjectures *

Thursday, 11 April, 2013, 9:15 am, Room B3:03

**Iwasawa Theory and Galois Representations**

John Coates (Cambridge)

*On the conjecture of Birch and Swinnerton-Dyer *

Thursday, 11 April, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3:03

**Iwasawa Theory and Galois Representations**

Henri Johnston (Cambridge)

*p-adic group rings and the equivariant Tamagawa number conjecture *

Thursday, 11 April, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3:03

**Iwasawa Theory and Galois Representations**

Jan Nekovar (Jussieu)

*Generalised Eichler-Shimura relations and Galois representations occurring in cohomology of certain Shimura varieties *

Thursday, 11 April, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3:03

**Iwasawa Theory and Galois Representations**

Jack Lamplugh (Cambridge)

*An analogue of the Washington-Sinnott theorem for elliptic curves with CM *

Friday, 12 April, 2013, 9:15 am, Room B3:03

**Iwasawa Theory and Galois Representations**

Andreas Nickel (Bielefeld)

*Equivariant Iwasawa theory and non-abelian Stark-type conjectures *

Friday, 12 April, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3:03

**Iwasawa Theory and Galois Representations**

David Loeffler (Warwick)

*Euler systems for Rankin-Selberg convolutions of modular forms *

Monday, 22 April, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Gunther Cornelissen (Utrecht)

*Graphs and Diophantine Equations*

Tuesday, 23 April, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems Seminar **

Gunther Cornelissen (University of Utrecht)

*Dynamical systems and point counting *

Tuesday, 23 April, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar **

Pietro Ploner (Barcelona)

*Presentations of universal deformation rings*

Wednesday, 24 April, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Gareth Speight

*Differentiability in a Null Set*

Wednesday, 24 April, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Stefano Boccaletti (Polytechnic University of Madrid)

*Parenclitic networks (and their applications) *

Wednesday, 24 April, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Alastair Craw (Bath)

*Geometric Reid's recipe for dimer models*

Wednesday, 24 April, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic analysis seminar**

Marc Arnaudon (Bordeaux)

*A stochastics algorithm finding generalized means on compact manifolds*

Thursday, 25 April, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Hojoo Lee (KIAS, Seoul)

*An invitation to duality theory for variational problems *

Friday, 26 April, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Christian Kühn (Vienna University of Technology)

*Stochastic multi-scale dynamics and (un-)desirable critical transitions *

Friday, 26 April, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

David Blecher (Houston)

*Noncommutative topology and prescribing behaviour of noncommutative functions on noncommutative subsets*

Monday, 29 April, 2013 — Friday, 3 May, 2013

**Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: John Cremona, Luis Dieulefait, Toby Gee, David Loeffler, Samir Siksek

*Higher Rank Automorphic Forms and L-functions*

Monday, 29 April, 2013, 9:15 am, Room B3.03

**Higher Rank Automorphic Forms and L-functions**

Armand Brumer (Fordham)

*On the paramodular conjecture *

Monday, 29 April, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Higher Rank Automorphic Forms and L-functions**

Jacques Tilouine (Paris XIII)

*Big image of Galois and congruence ideals: The case of GSp(4) *

Monday, 29 April, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Higher Rank Automorphic Forms and L-functions**

Lynne Walling (Bristol)

*Hecke operators on Siegel Eisenstein series *

Monday, 29 April, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Higher Rank Automorphic Forms and L-functions**

Chris Skinner (Princeton)

*Vanishing of L-functions and ranks of Selmer groups *

Tuesday, 30 April, 2013, 9:15 am, Room B3.03

**Higher Rank Automorphic Forms and L-functions**

Teruyoshi Yoshida (Cambridge)

*Integral models for X(p) and Serre weights *

Tuesday, 30 April, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Higher Rank Automorphic Forms and L-functions**

David Savitt (Arizona)

*Lattices in the cohomology of Shimura curves*

Tuesday, 30 April, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room MS.05

**Stochastic Integrable Systems Reading Seminar**

Christian Korff (Glasgow)

*q-bosons and Hall-Littlewood functions*

Tuesday, 30 April, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room MOAC Seminar Room

**Systems Biology Seminar **

Wally Gilks (Leeds)

*Genomes in 3D some issues in multidimensional scaling*

Tuesday, 30 April, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems Seminar**

Uwe Grimm (Open University)

*Singular Continuous Diffraction of the Squiral Tiling *

Tuesday, 30 April, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Higher Rank Automorphic Forms and L-functions**

Fred Diamond (King's)

*Explicit Serre weights for two-dimensional Galois representations *

Tuesday, 30 April, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Higher Rank Automorphic Forms and L-functions**

James Newton (Cambridge)

*Serre weights and Shimura curves *

Wednesday, 1 May, 2013, 9:15 am, Room B3.03

**Higher Rank Automorphic Forms and L-functions**

Tobias Berger (Sheffield)

*A higher-rank analogue of Shintani's theta lift for imaginary quadratic fields *

Wednesday, 1 May, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Higher Rank Automorphic Forms and L-functions**

Judith Ludwig (Imperial)

*P-adic Langlands functoriality for inner forms of unitary groups *

Wednesday, 1 May, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room MOAC Seminar Room

**MOAC DTC Seminar**

Lawrence Young

*TBA*

Thursday, 2 May, 2013, 9:15 am, Room B3.03

**Higher Rank Automorphic Forms and L-functions**

Roger Plymen (Southampton)

* Local Langlands correspondence for inner forms of SL(n) *

Thursday, 2 May, 2013, 9:30 am, Room D1.07

**Interacting particle Models in the Physical, Biological and Social Sciences**

Colm Connaughton (Warwick)

*Oscillatory kinetics of cluster-cluster aggregation*

Thursday, 2 May, 2013, 10:15 am, Room D1.07

**Interacting particle Models in the Physical, Biological and Social Sciences**

Paul Chleboun (Warwick)

*Large deviations and metastability in condensing particle systems *

Thursday, 2 May, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Higher Rank Automorphic Forms and L-functions**

Shaun Stevens (UEA)

*On the local Langlands correspondence for classical groups *

Thursday, 2 May, 2013, 11:30 am, Room D1.07

**Interacting particle Models in the Physical, Biological and Social Sciences**

Istvan Kiss (Sussex)

*On the exactness of closures in SIR epidemic models on networks *

Thursday, 2 May, 2013, 12:15 pm, Room D1.07

**Interacting particle Models in the Physical, Biological and Social Sciences**

Thomas House (Warwick)

*Non-Markovian epidemics *

Thursday, 2 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Laura Ciobanu

*Geodesic growth in some Artin and Coxeter groups*

Thursday, 2 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Higher Rank Automorphic Forms and L-functions**

Kevin Buzzard (Imperial)

* C-groups *

Thursday, 2 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Interacting particle Models in the Physical, Biological and Social Sciences**

Paul Mulheran (Strathclyde)

*Island nucleation and growth during submonolayer deposition - why scaling? *

Thursday, 2 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Nicolas Rougerie (CNRS / Grenoble)

*Mean-field classical Coulomb systems and a renormalized energy *

Thursday, 2 May, 2013, 2:45 pm, Room D1.07

**Interacting particle Models in the Physical, Biological and Social Sciences**

Rosemary Harris (QMUL)

*Current fluctuations beyond one dimension: subtleties and symmetries *

Thursday, 2 May, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Mark Brittenham (Nebraska-Lincoln)

*Unknotting moves and group quotients *

Thursday, 2 May, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Higher Rank Automorphic Forms and L-functions**

Kai-Wen Lan (Minnesota)

*Compactifications of PEL-type Shimura varieties and Kuga families with ordinary loci *

Thursday, 2 May, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Interacting particle Models in the Physical, Biological and Social Sciences**

Michael Wilkinson (Open University)

*Test-tube model for rainfall *

Thursday, 2 May, 2013, 4:45 pm, Room D1.07

**Interacting particle Models in the Physical, Biological and Social Sciences**

Mauro Mobilia (Leeds)

*Polarization, zealotry and persuasion in the three-party constrained voter model *

Friday, 3 May, 2013, 9:15 am, Room B3.03

**Higher Rank Automorphic Forms and L-functions**

Andrew Booker (Bristol)

*Converse theorems for GL(3) *

Friday, 3 May, 2013, 9:30 am, Room D1.07

**Interacting particle Models in the Physical, Biological and Social Sciences**

Tibor Antal (Edinburgh)

*Molecular spiders in one and two dimensions *

Friday, 3 May, 2013, 10:15 am, Room D1.07

**Interacting particle Models in the Physical, Biological and Social Sciences**

Rob Cross (Warwick)

*Molecular walking action of kinesins *

Friday, 3 May, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Higher Rank Automorphic Forms and L-functions**

Tony Scholl (Cambridge)

*Remarks on monodromy and weights *

Friday, 3 May, 2013, 11:30 am, Room D1.07

**Interacting particle Models in the Physical, Biological and Social Sciences**

Anne Straube (Warwick)

*Microtubule assembly and disassembly *

Friday, 3 May, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3:02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Tom Hudson (Oxford)

*Existence and Stability of Screw Dislocations in an Anti-plane Lattice Model*

Friday, 3 May, 2013, 12:15 pm, Room D1.07

**Interacting particle Models in the Physical, Biological and Social Sciences**

Nikolai Brilliantov (Leicester)

*Ballistic aggregation and fragmentation kinetics *

Friday, 3 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics seminar **

Diane Maclagan (Warwick)

*Combinatorics of the moduli space of phylogenetic trees*

Friday, 3 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Interacting particle Models in the Physical, Biological and Social Sciences**

Oleg Zabronski (Warwick)

*On synchronization in a swarm of micro-swimmers *

Friday, 3 May, 2013, 2:45 pm, Room D1.07

**Interacting particle Models in the Physical, Biological and Social Sciences**

Gunnar Pruessner (Imperial)

*Field theory for Wiener Sausages and Self-Organised Criticality *

Friday, 3 May, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Interacting particle Models in the Physical, Biological and Social Sciences/Colloquium**

Paul Krapivsky (Boston)

*Zero-Temperature Dynamics of Ising Ferromagnets *

Tuesday, 7 May, 2013 — Friday, 10 May, 2013

**Non Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: Astrid Hilbert, Vassili Kolokoltsov, Robert MacKay

*Control and Games*

Tuesday, 7 May, 2013, 11:00 am, Room MS.05

**Mathematical Modelling Seminar**

Markus Kirkilionis (Warwick)

*Reviewing the Lecture "Mathematical Structures of Complex Systems", Academic Year 2012/2013*

Tuesday, 7 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems Seminar**

Jaap Eldering (Imperial College)

*Normally hyperbolic invariant manifolds: noncompactness and geometry *

Tuesday, 7 May, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Control and Games**

Ehud Kalai + Eran Shmaya (Northwestern)

*Learning and Stability in Repeated Games with Incomplete Information I*

Tuesday, 7 May, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Control and Games**

Georges Zaccour (HEC, Montreal)

*Differential Games and Applications I *

Tuesday, 7 May, 2013, 5:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Control and Games**

Ehud Kalai + Eran Shmaya (Northwestern)

* Learning and Stability in Repeated Games with Incomplete Information II *

Wednesday, 8 May, 2013, 9:00 am, Room B3.02

**Control and Games**

Georges Zaccour (HEC Montreal)

*Differential Games and Applications II *

Wednesday, 8 May, 2013, 10:30 am, Room B3.02

**Control and Games**

Ehud Kalai + Eran Shmaya (Northwestern)

*Learning and Stability in Repeated Games with Incomplete Information III*

Wednesday, 8 May, 2013, 11:30 am, Room B3.02

**Control and Games**

Georges Zaccour (HEC Montreal)

*Differential Games and Applications III *

Wednesday, 8 May, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Postgraduate Seminar **

Benjamin Pooley (Warwick)

*Upper Bounds on the Cross-Sectional Volume of a Hypercube*

Wednesday, 8 May, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room MOAC Seminar Room

**MOAC DTC Seminar**

Christophe Corre (Warwick)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 8 May, 2013, 2:15 pm, Room B3.02

**Control and Games**

Alain Bensoussan (University of Texas at Dallas)

*Control and Nash Games with Mean Field Effect I*

Wednesday, 8 May, 2013, 3:10 pm, Room B3.02

**Control and Games**

Sorin Solomon (Hebrew University, Jerusalem)

*The Importance of Being Discrete I *

Wednesday, 8 May, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Nicolas Perkowski (HU Berlin)

*Paraproducts, controlled distributions, and nonlinear SPDEs *

Wednesday, 8 May, 2013, 4:20 pm, Room MS.03

**Control and Games**

Stephane Gaubert (INRIA)

*Nonlinear Perron-Frobenius methods applied to zero-sum games*

Wednesday, 8 May, 2013, 5:05 pm, Room MS.03

**Control and Games**

Markus Kirkilionis (Warwick)

*Complex Games: Formal Extensions of Agent-Based Modelling Approaches in Economy*

Wednesday, 8 May, 2013, 6:15 pm, Room MS.01

**Maths/Stats public lecture **

Valerie Isham (UCL)

*Rainfall, Hydrology and Climate*

Thursday, 9 May, 2013, 9:00 am, Room MS.03

**Control and Games**

Sorin Solomon (Hebrew University, Jerusalem)

*The Importance of Being Discrete II *

Thursday, 9 May, 2013, 10:30 am, Room MS.03

**Control and Games**

Alain Bensoussan (University of Texas at Dallas)

* Control and Nash Games with Mean Field Effect II *

Thursday, 9 May, 2013, 11:30 am, Room MS.03

**Control and Games**

Georges Zaccour (HEC, Montreal)

*Differential Games and Applications IV *

Thursday, 9 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Lewis Topley,

*Finite W-algebras and the sheets of a Lie algebra*

Thursday, 9 May, 2013, 2:15 pm, Room MS.03

**Control and Games**

Alain Bensoussan (University of Texas at Dallas)

*Control and Nash Games with Mean Field Effect III*

Thursday, 9 May, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**GT Seminar**

Melanie DeVries (Nebraska-Lincoln)

*Unknotting Moves and Virtual Knots *

Thursday, 9 May, 2013, 3:10 pm, Room MS.03

**Control and Games**

Yurii Averboukh (Novosibirsk)

*Nash Equilibrium Strategies with Guide for n-person Differential Games*

Thursday, 9 May, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Thomas Richard (Bangalore)

*Ricci flow invariant curvature cones containing all Einstein curvature operators*

Thursday, 9 May, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Control and Games**

Musa Mammadov (Ballarat, Australia)

*Turnpike theorems for time-delays systems *

Thursday, 9 May, 2013, 4:40 pm, Room MS.03

**Control and Games**

Adam Ostaszewski (LSE)

*Equity Valuation from Intermittent Voluntary Information Disclosure: Dynamic market best response to controlled news suppression *

Thursday, 9 May, 2013, 5:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Control and Games**

Vladimir Mazalov (Petrozavodsk, Karelia)

*Stochastic cake division procedure*

Friday, 10 May, 2013, 9:00 am, Room MS.03

**Control and Games**

Sorin Solomon (Hebrew University, Jerusalem)

*The Importance of Being Discrete III *

Friday, 10 May, 2013, 10:00 am, Room B3.03

**SIAM**

Alain Goriely (Oxford)

*Magnetic chains: from self-buckling to self assembly*

Friday, 10 May, 2013, 10:30 am, Room MS.03

**Control and Games**

Wei Yang (Strathclyde)

*Sensitivity analysis for HJB equations with applications to coupled backward-forward systems*

Friday, 10 May, 2013, 10:30 am, Room B3.03

**SIAM**

Edvin Deadman (NAG)

*Implementing Algorithms: the link between academia and industry*

Friday, 10 May, 2013, 11:00 am, Room MS.03

**Control and Games**

Minyi Huang (Canada)

*HARA uitlity mean field game and some related nonlinear behavior *

Friday, 10 May, 2013, 11:20 am, Room B3.03

**SIAM**

Thomas Lidbetter (London School of Economics),

*Optimal serach for $k$ balls in $n$ boxes*

Friday, 10 May, 2013, 11:40 am, Room MS.03

**Control and Games**

Boualem Djehiche (KTH, Stokholm)

*On a mean-field type optimal switching problem *

Friday, 10 May, 2013, 11:40 am, Room B3.03

**SIAM**

Samuel Relton (Manchester),

* Higher Order Frechet Derivatives and some Applications*

Friday, 10 May, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.03

**SIAM**

Mary Aprahamian (Manchester),

*The Matrix Unwinding Function *

Friday, 10 May, 2013, 12:20 pm, Room MS.03

**Control and Games**

Peter Caines (McGill, Canada)

*MFG Theory for Nonlinear Systems with Major and Minor Agents*

Friday, 10 May, 2013, 12:20 pm, Room B3.03

**SIAM**

Paul Roberts (Oxford),

*Mathematical Models of Retinal Oxygen Distribution and the Role of Neuroglobin*

Friday, 10 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics seminar **

Florian Lehner (TU Graz)

*Symmetry breaking in graphs*

Friday, 10 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**SIAM**

Sian Jenkins (Bath)

* Numerical Model Error in Data Assimilation*

Friday, 10 May, 2013, 2:20 pm, Room B3.03

**SIAM**

Mary Akinyemi (Manchester),

*Asymptotic Properties of the Maximum Likelihood Estimator of the Mixture Autoregressive Model*

Friday, 10 May, 2013, 2:40 pm, Room B3.03

**SIAM**

Michael Scott (Warwick)

*A parabolic PDE on an evolving curve with finite time singul*

Friday, 10 May, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**SIAM**

Thomas Crawford (Cambridge)

*TBA*

Friday, 10 May, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**SIAM National Student Chapter Conference 2013 **

Nicholas J. Higham (Manchester)

*Accuracy and Reproducibility of Numerical Computations*

Friday, 10 May, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Joint plenary talk from SIAM student chapter conference**

Nicholas J. Higham (Manchester)

*Accuracy and Reproducibility of Numerical Computations *

Friday, 10 May, 2013, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**SIAM National Student Chapter Conference 2013**

Mark Jerrum (Queen Mary, London)

*Phase transitions and computational tractability *

Friday, 10 May, 2013, 4:30 pm, Room B3.03

**Joint plenary talk from SIAM student chapter conference**

Mark Jerrum (Queen Mary, London)

*Phase transitions and computational tractability *

Monday, 13 May, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Rajender Adibhatla (Bonn)

*Higher companion forms via Galois deformation theory*

Tuesday, 14 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems Seminar**

Markus Fraczek (University of Warwick)

*Spectra of transfer operators and zeta functions *

Wednesday, 15 May, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Ganna Rozhnova (University of Manchester and Lisbon University)

*Understanding the role of stochasticity in infectious disease dynamics*

Wednesday, 15 May, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Christopher Williams

*P-adic analysis and the Tate Curve*

Wednesday, 15 May, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room MOAC Seminar Room

**MOAC DTC Seminar**

Rudolf Roemer (Warwick)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 15 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Midlands Probability Theory Seminars **

Piotr Graczyk (Angers)

*Matrix squared Bessel processes and particle systems of squared Bessel processes*

Wednesday, 15 May, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis and Midlands Probability Theory Seminars**

Nathanael Berestycki (Cambridge)

*Brownian motion in Liouville quantum gravity*

Wednesday, 15 May, 2013, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Midlands Probability Theory Seminars**

Jordan Stoyanov (Newcastle)

*Some recent probabilistic problems and results*

Thursday, 16 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Alex Bartel

*Comparing rational representations and permutation representations of finite groups*

Thursday, 16 May, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Yasushi Yamasita (Nara Women's University)

*The link volume of 3-manifolds*

Thursday, 16 May, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Gaven Martin (Massey)

*The solution to Siegel's problem*

Friday, 17 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics**

Roman Glebov (Warwick)

* Conflict-free colouring of graphs*

Friday, 17 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Viktoriya Ozornova

*On the K(\pi,1)-conjecture for Artin groups*

Friday, 17 May, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Tullio Ceccherini-Silberstein

*Cellular automata, amenable groups, surjunctivity, and sofic groups*

Monday, 20 May, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Markus Fraczek (Warwick)

*Zeros of the Selberg zeta function and involutions of Maass wave forms*

Tuesday, 21 May, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Reading Seminar**

Tomasz Tkocz (Warwick)

*De Bruijn's formula*

Tuesday, 21 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**ETDS Seminar**

Charles Walkden (Manchester)

*Instances of stochastic stability for generalised IFSs. *

Wednesday, 22 May, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room MOAC Seminar Room

**MOAC DTC Seminar**

David Roper (Warwick)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 22 May, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Tobias Galla (University of Manchester)

*Complexity measures, information projections and quantum exponential families*

Thursday, 23 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Kay Magaard

*Connectivity of Hurwitz Spaces and the Fried-Serre Lifting Invariant.*

Thursday, 23 May, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Ser Peow Tan (N.U Singapore)

*A dilogarithm identity on moduli spaces of curves *

Friday, 24 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Armindo Costa (Warwick)

*The topology of random uniform hypergraphs*

Friday, 24 May, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Damiano Testa (Warwick)

*Rational points on surfaces*

Monday, 27 May, 2013 — Friday, 31 May, 2013

**Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: Roger Heath-Brown, John Cremona, Samir Siksek, Michael Stoll, Damiano Testa

*Rational Points - Geometric, Analytic and Explicit Approaches*

Tuesday, 28 May, 2013, 9:15 am, Room MS.01

** Number Theory Symposium Workshop**

Jean-Louis Colliot-Thélène (CNRS et Université Paris-Sud)

*Rational points on one-parameter families of 2-dimensional quadrics*

Tuesday, 28 May, 2013, 11:00 am, Room MS.01

** Number Theory Symposium Workshop**

Martin Bright (American University of Beirut)

*Bad reduction of the Brauer-Manin obstruction*

Tuesday, 28 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems Seminar**

Bram Mesland (University of Warwick)

*Limit sets, Patterson-Sullivan measure and noncommutative geometry. *

Tuesday, 28 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.01

** Number Theory Symposium Workshop**

Bianca Viray (Brown)

*Two-torsion Brauer classes on double covers of ruled surfaces*

Tuesday, 28 May, 2013, 3:45 pm, Room MS.01

** Number Theory Symposium Workshop**

Alexei Skorobogatov (Imperial)

*Diagonal quartic surfaces, complex multiplication, and the Brauer-Manin obstruction*

Tuesday, 28 May, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Dan Knopf (University of Texas at Austin)

*Type-II singularities of Ricci flow *

Tuesday, 28 May, 2013, 5:00 pm, Room MS.01

** Number Theory Symposium Workshop**

Jan-Steffen Muller (Hamburg)

*p-adic heights and integral points on hyperelliptic curves*

Wednesday, 29 May, 2013, 9:15 am, Room MS.01

** Number Theory Symposium Workshop**

David Harari (Orsay)

*Linear algebraic groups over the function field of a p-adic curve*

Wednesday, 29 May, 2013, 10:00 am, Room D1.07

**(WIDER) Warwick Infectious Disease Epidemiology Research Centre**

Dan Sprague (Complexity)

*Modelling the Spread of Trends*

Wednesday, 29 May, 2013, 10:45 am, Room MS.01

** Number Theory Symposium Workshop**

Jeroen Sijsling (Warwick)

*Galois descent and rational points*

Wednesday, 29 May, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room MS.01

** Number Theory Symposium Workshop**

Tim Dokchitser (Bristol)

* L-functions of hyperelliptic curves*

Wednesday, 29 May, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis**

Simon Malham (Heriot-Watt )

*Algebraic structures underlying SDEs and efficient simulation *

Thursday, 30 May, 2013, 9:15 am, Room MS.01

** Number Theory Symposium Workshop**

Tom Fisher (Cambridge)

*Computing the Cassels-Tate pairing*

Thursday, 30 May, 2013, 11:00 am, Room MS.01

** Number Theory Symposium Workshop**

Nils Bruin (Simon Fraser)

*Torsion in ideal class groups By Algebraic geometry *

Thursday, 30 May, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Set Theory Meeting**

A Epstein (Warwick)

*Axioms of Infinity in Zermelo Set Theory*

Thursday, 30 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Inna Capdeboscq

*Free profinitely dense subgroups of Chevalley groups *

Thursday, 30 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.01

** Number Theory Symposium Workshop**

Ulrich Derenthal (München)

* Integral Brauer-Manin obstructions for sums of two squares and a power*

Thursday, 30 May, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Set Theory Meeting**

P. Welch (Bristol)

*Introduction to ZFC + Strong Axioms of Infinity*

Thursday, 30 May, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Fionntan Roukema (Sheffield)

*The minimally twisted 5-chain link *

Thursday, 30 May, 2013, 3:45 pm, Room MS.01

** Number Theory Symposium Workshop**

David Holmes (Leiden)

*Rational points on Kummer varieties*

Thursday, 30 May, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Susan Hermiller (Nebraska-Lincoln)

*Conjugacy growth series and languages in groups *

Thursday, 30 May, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Set Theory Meeting**

T. Forster (Cambridge)

* Introduction to New Foundations*

Thursday, 30 May, 2013, 5:00 pm, Room MS.01

** Number Theory Symposium Workshop**

Maciej Ulas (Jagellonian)

*Rational solutions of certain Diophantine equations involving norms *

Friday, 31 May, 2013, 9:15 am, Room MS.01

** Number Theory Symposium Workshop**

Tim Browning Rational points on the (Bristol)

*Rational points on the intersection of a cubic and quadric hypersurface*

Friday, 31 May, 2013, 11:00 am, Room MS.01

** Number Theory Symposium Workshop**

Ronald van Luijk (Leiden)

*Density of rational points on Del Pezzo surfaces of degree one*

Friday, 31 May, 2013, 12:30 pm, Room B3.03

**Set Theory Meeting**

Richard Kaye (Birmingham)

*Witnessing principles in set theory and arithmetic*

Friday, 31 May, 2013, 1:30 pm, Room B3.03

**Set Theory Meeting**

P. Welch (Bristol)

*Introduction to Determinacy*

Friday, 31 May, 2013, 2:30 pm, Room B3.03

**Set Theory Meeting**

T. Forster (Cambridge)

*Stratification and Synonymy*

Friday, 31 May, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Philip Welch (Bristol)

*Turing Unbound: black holes, computers, neural nets, bangs, shrieks, transfinite ordinals, and the kitchen sink*

Monday, 3 June, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Jennifer Park (MIT)

*Effective Chabauty for Sym 2*

Tuesday, 4 June, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Analysis Seminar**

Jan Kolar (Praha)

*A rectifiable stationary varifold with non-unique blow-ups*

Tuesday, 4 June, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Andre Neves (Imperial)

*Min-max theory and the energy of links*

Wednesday, 5 June, 2013, 10:00 am, Room D1.07

**(WIDER) Warwick Infectious Disease Epidemiology Research Centre**

Simon Spencer (Statistics).

*Simon works on Bayesian statistics and inference for stochastic processes and microarray data.*

Wednesday, 5 June, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room MS.04

**POstgraduate Seminar**

Heline Deconinck (Warwick)

*Modular Approach to Diophantine Equations *

Wednesday, 5 June, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room MOAC Seminar Room

**MOAC DTC Seminar**

Mark Leeson (Warwick)

*Communications at the nanoscale *

Thursday, 6 June, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Vladimir Bavula

*New criteria for a ring to have a semisimple left quotient ring*

Thursday, 6 June, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Freddy Bouchet (ENS Lyon)

*Averaging and large deviations for stochastic partial differential equations describing atmosphere dynamics *

Thursday, 6 June, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

John Lott (Berkley)

*Kaehler-Ricci flow on quasiprojective manifolds*

Friday, 7 June, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics**

Lukasz Grabowski (Oxford)

*Combinatorics related to spectral theory of random walks on lamplighter groups*

Monday, 10 June, 2013 — Tuesday, 11 June, 2013, Room B3:03

**Non Symposium Workshop**

Organiser: Andrew Stuart

*Conditional Ergodicity in Time and Space*

Monday, 10 June, 2013, 9:30 am, Room B3.03

**Conditional Ergodicity in Time and Space**

Ramon Van Handel (Princeton)

*Introduction and Overview*

Monday, 10 June, 2013, 11:45 am, Room B3.03

**Conditional Ergodicity in Time and Space**

Alex Beskos (UCL)

*On the Stability of Sequential Monte Carlo Methods in High Dimensions*

Monday, 10 June, 2013, 2:15 pm, Room B3.03

**Conditional Ergodicity in Time and Space**

Ramon Van Handel (Princeton)

*General Theory for nondegenerate observations*

Monday, 10 June, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Barinder Banwait (Warwick)

*Tetrahedral Elliptic Curves and the local-to-global principle for isogenies*

Tuesday, 11 June, 2013, 9:30 am, Room B3.03

**Conditional Ergodicity in Time and Space**

Ramon Van Handel (Princeton)

*Models and phenomena in high dimension*

Tuesday, 11 June, 2013, 11:45 am, Room B3.03

**Conditional Ergodicity in Time and Space**

Nikolaos Kantas (UCL)

*Sequential Monte Carlo for an inverse problem related to the Navier-Stokes equations*

Tuesday, 11 June, 2013, 2:15 pm, Room B3.03

**Conditional Ergodicity in Time and Space**

Ramon Van Handel (Princeton)

*Applications to particle filtering*

Tuesday, 11 June, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Mathematical Modelling Seminar **

Marty Golubitsky (Ohio State University)

*Patterns of Phase-Shift Synchrony: From Animal Gaits to Binocular Rivalry*

Wednesday, 12 June, 2013, 10:00 am, Room D1.07

**(WIDER) Warwick Infectious Disease Epidemiology Research Centre**

Saverio Stranges (Statistics and Epidemiology, WMS)

*Epidemiology & prevention of cardio-metabolic disease: an overview on traditional and emerging risk factors and risk markers.*

Wednesday, 12 June, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Postgraduate Seminar **

Katherine Rock (Warwick)

*Vector-Borne Disease Modelling *

Wednesday, 12 June, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room MOAC Seminar Room

**MOAC DTC Seminar**

Kyle Morris (Sussex)

*Quick exciton coupling question *

Wednesday, 12 June, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B0.06

**Mathematics of Planet Earth**

Mary Lou Zeeman (Bowdoin College)

*Mathematics and Decision Support*

Wednesday, 12 June, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Ronnie Loeffen (Manchester)

*Spectral representations for affine processes *

Thursday, 13 June, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Jiming Ma

*The geometry of the genus two Hatcher-Thurston complex*

Thursday, 13 June, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Raphaël Lefevere (Université Paris-Diderot)

*Macroscopic diffusion from a Hamilton-like dynamics*

Thursday, 13 June, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Dmitriy Rumynin (Warwick)

*Lie Algebras in Symmetric Monoidal Categories*

Thursday, 13 June, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Mark Bell (Warwick)

*Canonical curve systems are small *

Friday, 14 June, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Carl Yerger (Davidson)

*Steinberg's Conjecture, the Bordeaux Coloring Conjecture and Near-Coloring *

Friday, 14 June, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Ian Leary (Southampton)

*Platonic polygonal complexes*

Monday, 17 June, 2013 — Wednesday, 19 June, 2013

**Non Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: Andrew Stuart, Marco Iglesias

*Multiscale Inverse Problems*

Monday, 17 June, 2013, 9:30 am, Room MS.03

**Multiscale Inverse Problems**

Dean Oliver (Uni Centre for Integrated Petroluem Research, Bergen)

*Minimization for Generating an Ensemble of Conditional Realizations from an Ensemble of Unconditional Realizations *

Monday, 17 June, 2013, 10:00 am, Room MS.05

**General**

John Smillie (Cornell)

*Translation surfaces and Teichmuller dynamics*

Monday, 17 June, 2013, 10:10 am, Room MS.03

**Multiscale Inverse Problems**

Jonathan Carter (E.On Exploration and Production)

*Parallel Tempering Applied to Reservoir History Matching *

Monday, 17 June, 2013, 11:30 am, Room MS.03

**Multiscale Inverse Problems**

Mike Christie (Institute of Petroleum Engineering)

*Immersed Interface Methods for Structural Uncertainty Quantification in Porous Media Flow *

Monday, 17 June, 2013, 11:30 am, Room MS.05

Karen Vogtmann (Cornell)

*Spaces of graphs, of tori, and of general Salvetti complexes*

Monday, 17 June, 2013, 12:10 pm, Room MS.03

**Multiscale Inverse Problems**

Yan Chen (IRIS Norway)

*Iterative Ensemble Smoothers and Applications to Reservoir History Matching *

Monday, 17 June, 2013, 2:10 pm, Room MS.03

**Multiscale Inverse Problems**

Chris Farmer (Oxford)

*A Variational Smoothing Filter for Sequential Inverse Problems *

Monday, 17 June, 2013, 2:50 pm, Room MS.03

**Multiscale Inverse Problems**

Greg Pavliotis (Imperial)

*Speeding Up Convergence to Equilibrium for Diffusion Processes *

Monday, 17 June, 2013, 4:10 pm, Room MS.03

**Multiscale Inverse Problems**

Henning Omre (Norwegian University of Science and Technology)

*Assimilation of Data by a Multi-scale Ensemble Kalman Filter *

Monday, 17 June, 2013, 4:50 pm, Room MS.03

**Multiscale Inverse Problems**

Marco Iglesias (Warwick)

*Evaluation and Analysis of Gaussian Approximations to Bayesian Inverse Problems in Subsurface Models *

Tuesday, 18 June, 2013, 9:30 am, Room MS.03

**Multiscale Inverse Problems**

Arnold Heemink (TU Delft)

* Model Reduced Variational Data Assimilation: An Ensemble Approach to Model Calibration *

Tuesday, 18 June, 2013, 10:10 am, Room MS.03

**Multiscale Inverse Problems**

Jaime Gomez-Hernandez (Universitat Politecnica de Valencia)

* It is Normal not to be Gaussian *

Tuesday, 18 June, 2013, 11:30 am, Room MS.03

**Multiscale Inverse Problems**

Dennis McLaughlin (MIT)

*Real-time Ensembles Control with Reduced-order Modeling *

Tuesday, 18 June, 2013, 12:10 pm, Room MS.03

**Multiscale Inverse Problems**

Tan Bui-Thanh (Texas

*Structure-Exploiting Scalable Methods for Large-scale Bayesian Inverse Problems in High Dimensional Parameter Spaces *

Tuesday, 18 June, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**ETDS Seminar**

Peter Hazard (Warwick)

*TBA*

Tuesday, 18 June, 2013, 2:10 pm, Room MS.03

**Multiscale Inverse Problems**

Robert Scheichl (Bath)

*Multilevel Markov Chain Monte Carlo Methods *

Tuesday, 18 June, 2013, 2:50 pm, Room MS.03

**Multiscale Inverse Problems**

Bjoern Sprungk (Chemnitz)

*Bayesian Inversion for the WIPP groundwater flow *

Tuesday, 18 June, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Jung-Jo Lee (Seoul National University)

*Dirichlet series and Hyperelliptic Curves Abstract *

Tuesday, 18 June, 2013, 4:10 pm, Room MS.03

**Multiscale Inverse Problems**

Idris Eckley (Lancaster)

*Changepoint analysis and emission source detection *

Tuesday, 18 June, 2013, 4:50 pm, Room MS.03

**Multiscale Inverse Problems**

Viet Ha Haong (NTU Singapore)

* Accelerated Markov Chain - Monte Carlo Methods for Bayesian Inversion *

Tuesday, 18 June, 2013, 5:30 pm, Room MS.03

**Multiscale Inverse Problems**

Andrew Stuart (Warwick)

* Geometric Bayesian Inversion in Darcy Flow *

Wednesday, 19 June, 2013, 9:30 am, Room MS.03

**Multiscale Inverse Problems**

Eldad Haber (UBC)

* Design in Inverse Problems - Reducing the Risk and Uncertainty *

Wednesday, 19 June, 2013, 10:00 am, Room D1.07

**(WIDER) Warwick Infectious Disease Epidemiology Research Centre**

Andrew Easton (Life Sciences)

*Andrew works onÊthe molecular biology of viruses, in particular influenza and pneumovirus.*

Wednesday, 19 June, 2013, 10:10 am, Room MS.03

**Multiscale Inverse Problems**

Christoph Schwab (ETH)

*Sparse Quadrature for Bayesian Inverse Problems *

Wednesday, 19 June, 2013, 11:30 am, Room MS.03

**Multiscale Inverse Problems**

Tiejun Li (Peking University)

*The rare event study for the stochastic Cahn-Hilliard dynamics *

Wednesday, 19 June, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room MS.04

Chimere Anabanti (Warwick)

*Free groups as a Mathematics language Date & Time*

Wednesday, 19 June, 2013, 12:10 pm, Room MS.03

**Multiscale Inverse Problems**

Peter Jan van Leeuwen (Reading)

*Efficient particle filters for systems with arbitrary dimension *

Wednesday, 19 June, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room MOAC Seminar Room

**MOAC DTC Seminar**

Richard Napier (Warwick)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 19 June, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Dr. Fernando Rosas (Technical University of Berlin)

*Ideas about the dynamics of information*

Thursday, 20 June, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Topology seminar**

Jiming Ma

*The geometry of the genus two Hatcher-Thurston complex - part 2*

Thursday, 20 June, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Richard Webb (Warwick)

*Short proof of the Bounded Geodesic Image Theorem*

Thursday, 20 June, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Norihisa Ikoma (Tohoku)

* Singular perturbation problem of the Kirchhoff equation with general nonlinearity *

Thursday, 20 June, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Caroline Series (Warwick)

*Growth functions for Fuchsian groups*

Friday, 21 June, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics**

Juraj Stacho (Warwick)

*Obstructions to intersection families of graphs*

Friday, 21 June, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Jeremy Quastel (Toronto)

*The Kardar-Parisi-Zhang equation and universality class*

Monday, 24 June, 2013 — Friday, 28 June, 2013

**Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: Dan Bernstein, John Cremona, Andreas Enge, Tanja Lange, Francois Morain, Samir Siksek

*Summer School: Number Theory for Cryptography*

Monday, 24 June, 2013, 9:15 am, Room MS.03

**Number Theory for Cryptography**

Tanja Lange (Eindhoven)

*Discrete Logarithms I*

Monday, 24 June, 2013, 10:45 am, Room MS.03

**Number Theory for Cryptography**

Dan Bernstein (University of Illinois at Chicago)

*High Speed Cryptography I*

Monday, 24 June, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Analysis Seminar**

Yuncheng You (University of South Florida)

*Robustness of Attractors for Reversible Schnackenberg Equations*

Monday, 24 June, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Number Theory for Cryptography**

Andreas Enge (Bordeaux)

*Elliptic Curve Complex Multiplication I*

Tuesday, 25 June, 2013, 9:15 am, Room MS.03

**Number Theory for Cryptography**

Francois Morain (Ecole Polytechnique, Paris)

*Integer Factorisation I*

Tuesday, 25 June, 2013, 10:45 am, Room MS.03

**Number Theory for Cryptography**

Andreas Enge (Bordeaux)

*Elliptic Curve Complex Multiplication II*

Tuesday, 25 June, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Number Theory for Cryptography**

Tanja Lange (Eindhoven)

*Discrete Logarithms II*

Wednesday, 26 June, 2013, 9:15 am, Room MS.03

**Number Theory for Cryptography**

Francois Morain (Ecole Polytechnique, Paris)

*Integer Factorisation II*

Wednesday, 26 June, 2013, 10:00 am, Room D1.07

**(WIDER) Warwick Infectious Disease Epidemiology Research Centre**

Mark Pallen (Microbiology & Infection, WMS)

*Mark has just moved to Warwick, and heads the new Division of Microbiology & Infection*

Wednesday, 26 June, 2013, 10:45 am, Room MS.03

**Number Theory for Cryptography**

Dan Bernstein (University of Illinois at Chicago)

*High Speed Cryptography II*

Wednesday, 26 June, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Number Theory for Cryptography**

Tanja Lange (Eindhoven)

*Discrete Logarithms III*

Wednesday, 26 June, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Algebraic Geometry seminar **

Jeff Giansiracusa (Swansea)

*The equations of tropical varieties*

Wednesday, 26 June, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**stochastic analysis seminar**

Serge Cohen (Toulouse) (Toulouse)

*Diffusivity of a random walk on random walks *

Thursday, 27 June, 2013, 9:15 am, Room MS.03

**Number Theory for Cryptography**

Francois Morain (Ecole Polytechnique, Paris)

*Integer Factorisation III*

Thursday, 27 June, 2013, 10:45 am, Room MS.03

**Number Theory for Cryptography**

Andreas Enge (Bordeaux)

*Elliptic Curve Complex Multiplication III*

Thursday, 27 June, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Number Theory for Cryptography**

Dan Bernstein (University of Illinois at Chicago)

*High Speed Cryptography III*

Thursday, 27 June, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**GT Seminar**

Simon Brain (University of Trieste)

*The noncommutative geometry of self-dual gauge fields*

Friday, 28 June, 2013, 9:15 am, Room MS.03

**Number Theory for Cryptography**

Andreas Enge (Bordeaux)

*Elliptic Curve Complex Multiplication IV*

Friday, 28 June, 2013, 10:45 am, Room MS.03

**Number Theory for Cryptography**

Dan Bernstein (University of Illinois at Chicago)

*High Speed Cryptography IV*

Friday, 28 June, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Number Theory for Cryptography**

Tanja Lange (Eindhoven)

*Discrete Logarithms IV*

Friday, 28 June, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Geometry Seminar**

Stephen Coughlan (UMass Amherst)

*Exceptional collections on some fake del Pezzo surfaces*

Monday, 1 July, 2013 — Friday, 5 July, 2013

**Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: John Cremona, Kenny Paterson, Samir Siksek, Nigel Smart

*Number Theory, Geometry and Cryptography*

Monday, 1 July, 2013, 9:15 am, Room B3.03

**Number Theory, Geometry and Cryptography**

Steven Galbraith (Auckland)

*Open Problems in Lattice-Based Cryptography*

Monday, 1 July, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Number Theory, Geometry and Cryptography**

Andrew Sutherland (MIT)

*Computing the Image of Galois*

Monday, 1 July, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Charles Fefferman (Princeton)

*Interpolation of data by Sobolev functions*

Monday, 1 July, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory, Geometry and Cryptography**

Nigel Smart (Bristol)

*Practical Multi-Party Computation*

Monday, 1 July, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory, Geometry and Cryptography**

Tanja Lange (Eindhoven)

*Coppersmith in the Wild*

Tuesday, 2 July, 2013, 9:15 am, Room B3.03

**Number Theory, Geometry and Cryptography**

Steven Galbraith (Auckland)

*Quasi polynomial-time algorithms for discrete logs*

Tuesday, 2 July, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Number Theory, Geometry and Cryptography**

Vadim Lyubashevsk (ENS)

*Lattice Signatures and Bimodal Gaussians*

Tuesday, 2 July, 2013, 1:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Warwick Tropical Day**

Anders Jensen (Aarhus)

*Sampling a tropical variety *

Tuesday, 2 July, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory, Geometry and Cryptography**

Sylvain Duquesne (Rennes)

*Pairing Computation on Jacobi's Elliptic Curve *

Tuesday, 2 July, 2013, 2:45 pm, Room B3.02

**Warwick Tropical Day**

Marianne Johnson (Manchester)

*Automorphism groups of tropical polytopes *

Tuesday, 2 July, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory, Geometry and Cryptography**

Marco Streng (Leiden)

*Class Groups of Endomorphism Rings of Abelian Varieties*

Tuesday, 2 July, 2013, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Warwick Tropical Day**

Paul Johnson (Columbia/Colorado State)

*Hurwitz Numbers and polynomiality *

Wednesday, 3 July, 2013, 9:15 am, Room B3.03

**Number Theory, Geometry and Cryptography**

Preda Mihailescu (Goettingen)

*Post-Modern Primality Proving*

Wednesday, 3 July, 2013, 10:00 am, Room D1.07

**(WIDER) Warwick Infectious Disease Epidemiology Research Centre**

Jason Madan (Clinical Trials Unit, WMS)

*Jason has recently moved to Warwick and works on health economics.*

Wednesday, 3 July, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Number Theory, Geometry and Cryptography**

Phong Nguyen (INRIA, France and Tsinghua University, China

*Lattices and Finite Groups: Generalized Worst-Case to Average-Case Reductions and Abstracting Lattice Cryptography*

Thursday, 4 July, 2013, 9:15 am, Room B3.03

**Number Theory, Geometry and Cryptography**

David Kohel (Marseille)

*The Geometry of Efficient Arithmetic of Elliptic Curves*

Thursday, 4 July, 2013, 9:30 am, Room MS.01

**Maths Problem Solving and Enrichment**

Further Mathematics Support Programme (Warwick)

*Maths Problem Solving and Enrichment*

Thursday, 4 July, 2013, 9:30 am, Room B3.02

**Asymptotic and Computational Methods for Semiclassical Schrodinger Equations**

Shi Jin (University of Wisconsin-Madison and Shanghai Jiao Tong University)

*Asymptotic and Computational Methods for Semiclassical Schrodinger Equations: Lecture 1*

Thursday, 4 July, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Number Theory, Geometry and Cryptography**

Denis Simon (Caen)

*Quadratic Equations over Fp and Q*

Thursday, 4 July, 2013, 11:45 am, Room B3.02

**Asymptotic and Computational Methods for Semiclassical Schrodinger Equations**

Markus Schmuck (Imperial)

*Renormalization and Entropy Methods for a New Stochastic Mode Reduction*

Thursday, 4 July, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory, Geometry and Cryptography**

Wouter Castryck (Leuven)

*On the Intrinsicness of the Newton Polygon*

Thursday, 4 July, 2013, 2:15 pm, Room B3.02

**Asymptotic and Computational Methods for Semiclassical Schrodinger Equations**

Shi Jin (University of Wisconsin-Madison and Shanghai Jiao Tong University)

*Asymptotic and Computational Methods for Semiclassical Schrodinger Equations: Lecture 2*

Thursday, 4 July, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory, Geometry and Cryptography**

Andreas Enge (Bordeaux)

*Class Polynomials for Abelian Surfaces*

Friday, 5 July, 2013, 9:15 am, Room B3.03

**Number Theory, Geometry and Cryptography**

James McKee (Royal Holloway)

*Logarithms*

Friday, 5 July, 2013, 9:30 am, Room B3.02

**Asymptotic and Computational Methods for Semiclassical Schrodinger Equations**

Shi Jin (University of Wisconsin-Madison and Shanghai Jiao Tong University)

*Asymptotic and Computational Methods for Semiclassical Schrodinger Equations: Lecture 3*

Friday, 5 July, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Number Theory, Geometry and Cryptography**

Dan Bernstein (University of Illinois at Chicago)

*McBits: fast constant-time code-based cryptography *

Friday, 5 July, 2013, 11:45 am, Room B3.02

**Asymptotic and Computational Methods for Semiclassical Schrodinger Equations**

Ben Goddard (Imperial)

*Transitions Through Avoided Crossings: a Complex, Multiscale Problem*

Friday, 5 July, 2013, 2:15 pm, Room B3.02

**Asymptotic and Computational Methods for Semiclassical Schrodinger Equations**

Shi Jin (University of Wisconsin-Madison and Shanghai Jiao Tong University)

*Asymptotic and Computational Methods for Semiclassical Schrodinger Equations: Lecture 4*

Tuesday, 9 July, 2013, 9:30 am, Room MS.01

**Maths Problem Solving and Enrichment**

Further Mathematics Support Programme (Warwick)

*Maths Problem Solving and Enrichment*

Wednesday, 10 July, 2013, 10:00 am, Room MS.04

Mark Pallen (Warwick)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 17 July, 2013, 10:00 am, Room B3.02

**Junior Algebraic Geometer meeting **

(Taro Sano)

*Introduction to deformation of 3-folds*

Wednesday, 17 July, 2013, 11:15 am, Room B3.02

**Junior Algebraic Geometer meeting **

(Michele Torielli)Ê

*Moduli space of line conic arrangement*

Wednesday, 17 July, 2013, 1:15 pm, Room B3.02

**Junior Algebraic Geometer meeting **

(Nils Henry Rasmussen)

* Pencils of small degree on curves on Enriques surfaces*

Wednesday, 17 July, 2013, 2:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Junior Algebraic Geometer meeting **

(Tom Ducat)

*Mori extremal blow-ups of singular curves*

Wednesday, 17 July, 2013, 3:45 pm, Room B3.02

**Junior Algebraic Geometer meeting **

(Seung-Jo Jung)

* TBA*

Thursday, 25 July, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room 104 Computer Science

**DIMAP Seminar**

Srikanta Tirthapura (Iowa State University)

*On Optimality of Clustering by Space Filling Curves *

Friday, 30 August, 2013, 11:30 am, Room B3.02

**East Midlands Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Robin Hudson (Loughborough)

*Quantum probability from Heisenberg uncertainty to Lévy area*

Friday, 30 August, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**East Midlands Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Michel Emery (Strasbourg)

*On parametrizations of filtrations in negative, discrete time*

Friday, 30 August, 2013, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**East Midlands Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Chunrong Feng (Loughborough)

*Random Periodic Solutions*

Friday, 30 August, 2013, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**East Midlands Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Hiroyuki Matsumoto (Aoyama Gakuin University)

*First hitting times of Bessel processes and zeros of modified Bessel functions*

Monday, 9 September, 2013 — Friday, 30 May, 2014

**2013/14 Warwick Symposium**

Organisers: Roman Kotecky, Stefan Adams, Alan Sokal, Daniel Ueltschi

*Statistical Mechanics / Mathematics of Phase Transitions *

Monday, 9 September, 2013 — Friday, 13 September, 2013

**Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: Stefan Grosskinsky, Ostap Hryniv, Florian Theil

*Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences *

Monday, 9 September, 2013, 9:45 am, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Victor Yakovenko (Maryland)

* Statistical Mechanics of Money, Income, Debt, and Energy Consum *

Monday, 9 September, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Alan McKane (Manchester)

*Are there species smaller than 1 mm? *

Monday, 9 September, 2013, 11:45 am, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Richard Blythe (Edinburgh)

*Spatiotemporally complete condensation in a non-Poissonian exclusion process *

Monday, 9 September, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Mauro Mobilia (Leeds)

*Coexistence and metastability in evolutionary games *

Monday, 9 September, 2013, 2:45 pm, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Julien Tailleur (Paris 7)

*Revisiting the flocking transition using Active Spins *

Monday, 9 September, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

David Mukamel (Weizmann)

* Long-Range correlations in driven, non-equilibrium systems *

Monday, 9 September, 2013, 4:45 pm, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Freddy Bouchet (Lyon)

*Phase transitions and large deviations in geophysical fluid dynamics *

Tuesday, 10 September, 2013, 9:00 am, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Marco Sarich (Berlin)

*The rebinding effect and reduced models for ligand binding processes *

Tuesday, 10 September, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Eric Vanden-Eijnden (Edinburgh)

*A tour on the computational side of large deviation theory *

Tuesday, 10 September, 2013, 11:45 am, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Gunter Schütz (Jülich)

*Diffusion in a slowly varying potential *

Tuesday, 10 September, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Tobias Galla (Manchester)

*Stochastic processes with distributed delays: chemical Langevin equation and linear-noise approximation *

Tuesday, 10 September, 2013, 2:45 pm, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Andreas Schadschneider (Cologne)

*Exclusive queueing process: The dynamics of waiting in line and other jamming phenomena in pedestrian dynamics *

Tuesday, 10 September, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Cecile Appert-Rolland (Orsay)

* Exclusion processes and pedestrians *

Tuesday, 10 September, 2013, 4:45 pm, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Satya Majumdar (Orsay)

*Number of Distinct and Common sites visited by N random walkers *

Wednesday, 11 September, 2013, 9:45 am, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Charo del Genio (Warwick)

*Epidemic spreading is always possible on regular networks*

Wednesday, 11 September, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Baruch Barzel (Boston)

*Universality in Network Dynamics *

Wednesday, 11 September, 2013, 11:45 am, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Ginestra Bianconi (QM London)

* Dynamics, Entropy and Information in Temporal Social Networks *

Thursday, 12 September, 2013, 9:45 am, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Tibor Antal (Edinburgh)

* Modeling cancer as a stochastic process *

Thursday, 12 September, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Alexander N. Gorban (Leicester)

* Hierarchy of Dominant Paths in Multiscale Networks *

Thursday, 12 September, 2013, 11:45 am, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Didier Sornette (Zurich)

*Reverse-engineering of financial markets by agent-based models: regime shifts and breakdown of market efficiency *

Thursday, 12 September, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Tiziana di Matteo (King's College)

*New tools in statistical mechanics to detect information in financial datasets *

Thursday, 12 September, 2013, 2:45 pm, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Tobias Kuna (Reading)

* Typical behaviour of extremes of chaotic dynamical systems for general observables *

Thursday, 12 September, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Colloquium/Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Didier Sornette (Zurich)

*Black Swans, Dragons and Predictions: Diagnostics and Forecasts for the World Financial Crisis *

Thursday, 12 September, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Computational Neuroscience**

Daniel Durstewitz (Heidelberg)

*Physiology-driven computational models of prefrontal cortical neurons and network*

Friday, 13 September, 2013, 9:45 am, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Malte Henkel (Nancy)

*Physical ageing in systems without detailed balance *

Friday, 13 September, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Vassili Kolokoltsov (Warwick)

*Bose-Einstein condensation in number theory and economics *

Friday, 13 September, 2013, 11:45 am, Room B3.03

**Models from Statistical Mechanics in Applied Sciences**

Martin Evans (Edinburgh)

*Speed selection in coupled Fisher waves *

Wednesday, 18 September, 2013 — Saturday, 21 September, 2013, Room B3.02

**Non Symposium**

Organiser: Miles Reid

*Introductory School on Algebraic Geometry*

Wednesday, 18 September, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Introductory School on Algebraic Geometry**

Miles Reid (Warwick)

*Graded rings and constructions of algebraic varieties (1) *

Wednesday, 18 September, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Introductory School on Algebraic Geometry**

Burt Totaro (UCLA and DPMMS)

*Algebraic cycles on abelian varieties and K3 surfaces*

Wednesday, 18 September, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Introductory School on Algebraic Geometry**

Tom Bridgeland (Sheffield)

*Bluffers guide to derived categories *

Thursday, 19 September, 2013, 10:00 am, Room B3.02

**Introductory School on Algebraic Geometry**

Tom Bridgeland (Sheffield)

*Derived categories of K3 surfaces *

Thursday, 19 September, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Introductory School on Algebraic Geometry**

Ben Wormleighton (Warwick)

*G-Hilb for trihedral groups *

Thursday, 19 September, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Introductory School on Algebraic Geometry**

Seung-Jo Jung (Warwick)

*Moduli of representations of McKay quiver *

Thursday, 19 September, 2013, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Introductory School on Algebraic Geometry**

Taro Sano (Warwick)

*Deformations of weak Fano manifolds *

Thursday, 19 September, 2013, 5:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Introductory School on Algebraic Geometry**

Michael Selig (Warwick)

*Orbifold Riemann-Roch in high dimensions *

Friday, 20 September, 2013, 10:00 am, Room B3.02

**Introductory School on Algebraic Geometry**

Mark Blume (Warwick and Munster)

*Root systems and Losev-Manin moduli spaces *

Friday, 20 September, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Introductory School on Algebraic Geometry**

Artie Prendergast-Smith (Loughborough)

*Classification of varieties, and rational curves *

Friday, 20 September, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Introductory School on Algebraic Geometry**

Cristina Manolache (Imperial)

*Counting curves on toric varieties *

Friday, 20 September, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Introductory School on Algebraic Geometry**

Gavin Brown (Loughborough)

*Graded rings over Fanos and Calabi-Yaus *

Friday, 20 September, 2013, 5:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Introductory School on Algebraic Geometry**

Timothy Logvinenko (Cardiff)

*Derived categories and other stories (1) *

Saturday, 21 September, 2013, 10:00 am, Room B3.02

**Introductory School on Algebraic Geometry**

Timothy Logvinenko (Cardiff)

*Derived categories and other stories (2) *

Saturday, 21 September, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Introductory School on Algebraic Geometry**

Miles Reid (Warwick)

*Graded rings and constructions of algebraic varieties (2) *

Friday, 27 September, 2013 — Friday, 27 September, 2013, Room B3.03

**Non Symposium Workshop**

Organiser: Andrea Malchiodi

*A Day in Analysis and Geometry*

Friday, 27 September, 2013, 2:15 pm, Room B3.03

**A Day in Analysis and Geometry**

Michael Singer (UCL)

*Gluing and corners*

Friday, 27 September, 2013, 3:45 pm, Room B3.03

**A Day in Analysis and Geometry**

John Toland (Newton Institute, Cambridge)

*Problems with the Variational theory of Water Waves*

Friday, 27 September, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Robert McLachlan (Massey University)

*LMS-NZMS Aitken Lecture: Successes and Prospects of Geometric Numerical Integration *

Friday, 27 September, 2013, 4:55 pm, Room B3.03

**A Day in Analysis and Geometry**

Andrea Malchiodi (Warwick)

*Improved geometric inequalities via angular moments and singular Liouville equations*

Monday, 30 September, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Abhishek Saha (Bristol)

*Determination of modular forms by fundamental Fourier coefficients *