# Events

### Atmospheric carbon and the statistical science of measuring, mapping, and uncertainty quantification

18 November 2019 2:00pm–3:00pm

Noel Cressie, Distinguished Professor, National Institute for Applied Statistics Research Australia (NIASRA), University of Wollongong

### Introduction to R Workshop

11 February 2020 9:00am–4:30pm

For those new to R Registration: $200/$150 students

### Advanced R Workshop

11 February 2020 9:00am–13 February 2020 4:30pm

For those who know R well!

Cost:$600/$450 students

Cost:$600/$450 students

### Intermediate R Workshop

12 February 2020 9:00am–13 February 2020 4:30pm

For those with some R experience

Cost:$400/$300 students

Cost:$400/$300 students

### Advanced data wrangling for spatial analysis R Workshop

14 February 2020 9:00am–4:30pm

Covers advanced data wrangling skills and using R for mapping and spatial analysis

Cost:$200/$150 students

Cost:$200/$150 students

### The distribution of terminal wealth under dynamic mean-variance optimal investment strategies

12 November 2019 11:00am–12:00pm

Mr Pieter van Staden (School of Mathematics and Physics, The University of Queensland)

### Mathematical modelling of pattern formation in yeast biofilms

24 October 2019 2:00pm–3:00pm

Alex Tam (The University of Queensland, School of Mathematics and Physics)

### Relating p-adic groups and quantum groups

22 October 2019 3:00pm–4:00pm

Dr Valentin Buciumas (The University of Queensland)

### Focused Bayesian Prediction

17 October 2019 11:00am–12:00pm

Prof. Gael Martin (Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics, Monash University)

### Open research challenges in inspection robotics - Tirthankar Bandyopadhyay (CSIRO)

15 October 2019 3:00pm–4:00pm

Tirthankar Bandyopadhyay (CSIRO)

### The wisdom of the crowd: ensemble learning and multi-modal imitation learning

14 October 2019 2:00pm–4:00pm

Dr Nan Ye, School of Mathematics and Physics, TheUniversity of Queensland

### Model reduction for the collective dynamics of networks of coupled oscillators

10 October 2019 2:00pm–3:00pm

Dr Lachlan Smith (University of Sydney)

### From topology to combinatorics and back: Width-type parameters of 3-manifolds

8 October 2019 3:00pm–4:00pm

Dr Jonathan Spreer (The University of Sydney)

### Modelling biodiversity in the oceans for conservation and management

8 October 2019 11:00am–12:00pm

Mr Philip Dyer (School of Mathematics and Physics, The University of Queensland)

### On Signed Magic Rectangles

24 September 2019 3:00pm–4:00pm

Professor Abdollah Khodkar (University of West Georgia)

### How can we make better decisions with mathematics? (Mr Evan Shellshear - Biarri Optimisation)

24 September 2019 3:00pm–4:00pm

Mr Evan Shellshear (Biarri Optimization)

### Prediction of inertial particle focusing in curved microfluidic channels.

23 September 2019 2:00pm–3:00pm

Professor Yvonne Stokes, Mathematical Sciences, The University of Adelaide

### Buffer Overflow Detection for C Programs is Hard to Learn

10 September 2019 3:00pm–4:00pm

Dr Cristina Cifuentes - Senior Director of Research and Development, Oracle Labs Australia

### Buffer overflow detection for C programs is hard to learn

10 September 2019 1:00pm

Presenter: Cristina, Director of Oracle Labs Australia and Architect

### Social network analysis: modelling the Southern Women and the terrorist Noordin Top networks

23 August 2019 11:00am–12:00pm

Murray Aitkin (University of Melbourne)

### Facial weak order in hyperplane arrangements

16 August 2019 3:00pm–4:00pm

Aram Dermenjian, from the Université du Québec à Montréal

### Natural mortality estimation using tree-based ensemble learning methods

13 August 2019 11:00am–12:00pm

Dr Chanjuan Liu

School of Economics and Management, Shanghai Maritime University

School of Economics and Management, Shanghai Maritime University

### NMR-based metabolomics and systems biology: modern metabolic research at the interface of classical biology, analytical chemistry, data science and mathematics.

8 August 2019 2:00pm–3:00pm

Horst Joachim Schirra, (The University of Queensland, Centre for Advanced Imaging)