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Seminars for the week beginning Monday May 5th 2008

  • Weekly seminar lists

  • Tuesday May 6th

    Seminar:Probability Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 12 (CMS) at 2.00pm
    Speaker: Christina Goldschmidt (Oxford)
    Title: Behaviour near the extinction time in stable fragmentation processes

    Seminar: Discrete Anlaysis Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 13 (CMS) at 4.00pm
    Speaker: Nick Kingsbury (Cambridge University Engineering Department)
    Title: Wavelets, the Dual tree and the Hilbert Transform -- from compression to image analysis via shift invariance

    Seminar: Number Theory Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 13 (CMS) at 2.30pm
    Speaker: Victor Snaith (Sheffield)
    Title: Functoriality of the Canonical Fractional Galois Ideal

    Wednesday May 7th

    Seminar: Geometry Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 13 (CMS) at 3.00pm
    Speaker: Frédéric Campana (Nancy)
    Title: Special geometric orbifolds and birational classification

    Seminar: Junior Algebra/Combinatorics/Number Theory Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 13 (CMS) at 2.00pm
    Speaker: Darren Kenneally
    Title: Representation Theory of the General Linear Group

    Seminar: Algebra Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 12 (CMS) at 4.30pm
    Speaker: Dr Nicolas Guay (Edinburgh)
    Title: Algebras and Lie algebras of double affine type

    Thursday May 8th

    Seminar: Combinatorics Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 12 (CMS) at 2.30pm
    Speaker:  Mark Jerrum (Queen Mary London)
    Title: Inapproximability of the Tutte polynomial

    Friday May 9th

    Seminar: Statistical Laboratory Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 12 (CMS) at 2.00pm
    Speaker:  Antonio Forcina (University of Perugia)
    Title: Latent class models for the casual effect of a treatment affected by partial compliance