Controlling light with optical metasurfaces

11 December 2023 11:00am12:00pm
Speaker: Professor Mikael Käll
Affiliation: Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden

The equivariant Euler characteristic of the Milnor fibre

11 December 2023 2:00pm3:00pm
Speaker: Gus Lehrer
Affiliation: University of Sydney

QMSS 2024

15 January 2024 9:00am18 January 2024 3:00pm

Introduction to R and tidyverse

5 February 2024 9:00am4:30pm
Introduction to R and tidyverse
For those new to R
Getting data into R, Summary statistics, Simple graphics, Data manipulation

Linear modelling with R (Intermediate level)

6 February 2024 9:00am4:30pm
Linear modelling with R (Intermediate level)
Linear models (regression/ANOVA), Model selection, Generalised Linear Models with Poisson, Binomial and Gamma error structures

Mixed and additive modelling with R (Advanced level)

7 February 2024 9:00am4:30pm
Mixed and additive modelling with R (Advanced level)
Generalised linear mixed models, Generalised additive
models, Generalised additive mixed models

Data wrangling in R: tidying your data (Intermediate/Advanced level)

8 February 2024 9:00am4:30pm
Data wrangling in R: tidying your data (Intermediate/Advanced level)
Joins, Summaries, Replacements, Dates, Increasing the
efficiency of your functions using purrr and furrr

Mapping and spatial analysis in R (Intermediate level)

9 February 2024 9:00am4:30pm
Mapping and spatial analysis in R (Intermediate level)
Reading spatial data, mapping using tmap, projections,
different data layers, mapping model output

AustMS 2023

5 December 2023 12:00am8 December 2023 12:00am
The 67th Annual Meeting of the Australian Mathematical Society

Unlocking the power of photonics through inverse design and heterogeneous integration

1 December 2023 11:00am12:00pm
Speaker: Professor Jelena Vuckovic
Affiliation: Stanford University

Ricci Flow and Geometrization

30 November 2023 11:00am12:00pm
Speaker: Professor Gang Tian
Affiliation: Peking University

First-order topological transition and Andreev edge states in the spin-orbit-coupled polarized 2D Fermi superfluid

24 November 2023 12:00pm1:00pm
Speaker: Professor Uli Zülicke
Affiliation: Victoria University of Wellington

Inaugural Nesbit Lecture: Knot Theory

23 November 2023 6:30pm8:30pm
Speaker: Professor Jessica Purcell
Affiliation: Monash University

Towards a Bose-Fermi Rydberg optical light switch

3 November 2023 12:00pm1:00pm
Speaker: Susi Otto
Affiliation: University of Otago

Nobel Prize Celebratory Colloquium

27 October 2023 11:00am12:00pm
Speaker: Professor Igor Litvinyuk
Affiliation: Griffith University

Immersive Virtual Reality Experiences for Learning Abstract Concepts

25 October 2023 12:00pm1:00pm
Speaker/s: Margaret Wegener & Tim McIntyre
Affiliation: School of Mathematics and Physics, UQ


24 October 2023 10:00am11:00am
Speaker: Morgan Quinn & Brad Horton
Affiliation: Mathworks

Why Researchers Need to Engage with the Public

23 October 2023 2:00pm3:00pm
Speaker: Professor Chris Allton
Affiliation: Swansea University

Why philosophy is important to physics (and why physics is important to philosophy, too)

20 October 2023 11:00am12:00pm
Speaker: Dr Peter Evans
Affiliation: University of Queensland, School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry

Analytics at Quantium: Promotional planning in supermarkets and general insurance pricing in Australia

18 October 2023 3:00pm4:00pm
Speaker: Ryan Lim and Ryan Starkey
Affiliation: Quantium

How many principles does it take to change a lightbulb ... into a laser? (Plus some research)

13 October 2023 11:00am12:00pm
Speaker: Howard Wiseman
Affiliation: Griffith University

Nano-magnets: new materials to address biomedical and technological problems

12 October 2023 5:30pm7:30pm
Speaker: Dr Karen Livesey
Affiliation: University of Newcastle

Life and Times of a Data Scientist

11 October 2023 3:00pm4:00pm
Speaker: Virginia Wheway
Affiliation: Optiver

A Deligne-Simpson problem for irregular G-connections over P^1

10 October 2023 2:00pm3:00pm
Speaker: Dr Konstantin Jakob
Affiliation: Technische Universitat Darmstadt

Spatial coherence of trapped exciton-polariton condensates

6 October 2023 12:00pm1:00pm
Speaker: Dr Eli Estrecho
Affiliation: Australian National University

The thermodynamics of time

6 October 2023 11:00am12:00pm
Speaker: Professor Gerard Milburn
Affiliation: University of Queensland, School of Mathematics and Physics

Use of mathematical modelling to support sustainable marine ecosystems and industries

4 October 2023 3:00pm4:00pm
Speaker: Dr Eva Plaganyi-Lloyd
Affiliation: CSIRO

Some like it hot: breaking the strong interaction

3 October 2023 1:00pm2:00pm
Professor Chris Allton
Swansea University, UK

The First Astronomers: how Indigenous Elders read the stars

22 September 2023 11:00am12:00pm
Speaker: Associate Professor Duane Hamacher
Affiliation: University of Melbourne

Igniting Innovation: How Queensland's AI Hub Fuels Growth and Opportunity

20 September 2023 3:00pm4:00pm
Speaker: Toni Peggrem
Affiliation: QLD AI Hub