The Mathematics Colloquium is directed at students and academics working in the fields of pure and applied mathematics, and statistics. 

We aim to present expository lectures that appeal to our wide audience.

Information for speakers

Information for speakers

Maths colloquia are usually held on Mondays, from 2pm to 3pm, in various locations at St Lucia.

Presentations are 50 minutes, plus five minutes for questions and discussion.

Available facilities include:

  • computer 
  • data projector
  • chalkboard or whiteboard

To avoid technical difficulties on the day, please contact us in advance of your presentation to discuss your requirements.


Dr Cecilia Gonzalez Tokman
+61 7 336 53271
Dr Peter McNamara
+61 7 336 57506

Symmetry through Geometry

23 March 2018 2:00pm3:00pm
Nalini Josh (University of Sydney)

Maths Colloquium

30 April 2018 2:00pm3:00pm
Dr Yaping Yang (University of Canterbury)

Maths Colloquium

18 June 2018 2:00pm3:00pm
Dr Lauren Childs (Virginia Tech)

Homotopy type theory

19 March 2018 2:00pm3:00pm
Richard Garner (Macquarie University)

Representation, optimisation and generalisation in deep learning

25 January 2018 3:00pm4:00pm
Professor Peter Bartlett, UC Berkeley 

Honours talks

23 October 2017 2:00pm