# Events

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### Quasisymmetric Hopf algebras for K-theory

3 March 2020 3:00pm–4:00pm

Eric Marberg (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)

### The polymerisation ratchet, respectively Brownian ratchet

3 March 2020 2:00pm–3:00pm

Dr Dietmar Oelz, School of Mathematics and Physics

### Electronic assignment submission and marking using the assignment download tool in Blackboard

26 February 2020 11:00am–12:00pm

Dr Barbara Maenhaut (Mathematics), School of Mathematics and Physics

### Edge-following topological states

25 February 2020 3:00pm–4:00pm

Matthias Ludewig, University of Adelaide, SA

### Superfluids of light

21 February 2020 11:00am–12:00pm

Professor David Snoke

University of Pittsburgh, USA

University of Pittsburgh, USA

### Exploring the Precision Frontier with Belle II

14 February 2020 11:00am–12:00pm

Professor Markus Prim

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany and KEK (high energy accelerator research organisation, Tsukuba, Japan)

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany and KEK (high energy accelerator research organisation, Tsukuba, Japan)

### 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

### 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

### 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

### An overiew of loop varieties

4 February 2020 3:00pm–4:00pm

Professor Ales Drapal (Charles University)

### Challenges in particle physics and cosmology

30 January 2020 11:00am–12:00pm

Professor Ignatios Antoniadis

Le Laboratoire de Physique Théorique et Hautes Énergies (LPTHE), Le Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS), Paris (France) and Albert Einstein Centre, Institute of Theoretical Physics (ITP), University of Bern (Switzerland)

Le Laboratoire de Physique Théorique et Hautes Énergies (LPTHE), Le Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS), Paris (France) and Albert Einstein Centre, Institute of Theoretical Physics (ITP), University of Bern (Switzerland)

### Seismic tomography, frozen Gaussian approximation and deep learning - Associate Professor Xu Yang (UC Santa Barbara)

16 December 2019 11:00am–12:00pm

Associate Professor Xu Yang (UC Santa Barbara)

### The Mathematics of Life

9 December 2019 6:30pm–7:30pm

Professor Holly Krieger

### Elliptic curves and complex dynamics

9 December 2019 11:00am–12:00pm

Professor Holly Krieger (University of Cambridge)

### A fully nonlinear flow of three-convex hypersurfaces

28 November 2019 11:00am–12:00pm

Mr Stephen Lynch (University of Tübingen, Germany)

### The Oberwolfach Problem and its variants

26 November 2019 3:00pm–4:00pm

Dr Andrea Burgess (University of New Brunswick, Canada)

### Statistical Inferences for High Dimensional Problems and Win-Probabilities

19 November 2019 12:00pm–1:00pm

Anthony Hayter (University of Denver)

### 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

### 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)