# Seminars 2013-2014

Wednesday, 2 October, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Ben Lees (Warwick)

*The Classical Heisenberg and Related Models*

Wednesday, 2 October, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum **

Andrey Morozov (Leicester)

*Detecting structural sensitivity in biological models: developing a new framework*

Wednesday, 2 October, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Jens Hornbostel (Wuppertal)

*Semitopological K-theory and a theorem of Thomason*

Wednesday, 2 October, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Probability seminar**

Andreas Eberle (Bonn)

*Contractivity wrt Kantorovich distances for diffusion processes in high dimensions*

Thursday, 3 October, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Elisabetta Candellero (Warwick)

*Clustering in random geometric graphs on hyperbolic spaces*

Thursday, 3 October, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry and Topology seminar**

Max Karoubi (Université Paris Diderot)

*Algebraic and Hermitian K-theory of operator algebras*

Thursday, 3 October, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Y. Sire (Marseille)

*Small energy regularity for a Ginzburg-Landau equation and harmonic maps*

Friday, 4 October, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Jochen Garcke (Bonn)

*Nonlinear Dimensionality Reduction for the Analysis of Numerical Simulation Data*

Friday, 4 October, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Shagnik Das (Zurich)

*The minimum number of disjoint pairs in set systems*

Friday, 4 October, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Grégory Miermont (ENS, Lyon)

*Random maps and random 2-dimensional geometries*

Monday, 7 October, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Applied PDE Working Seminar**

Tom Ranner (Leeds)

*A computational approach to an optimal partition problem on surfaces*

Tuesday, 8 October, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Navier-Stokes Seminar**

Yi Zhou (Fudan) and Jianli Liu (Shanghai University)

*A Blow up criterion for the strong solutions to 3D incompressible Navier-Stokes equations in $BMO^{-s}$*

Tuesday, 8 October, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**ETDS Seminar**

Jonathan Fraser (University of Warwick)

*Scenery flows for non-conformal measures*

Wednesday, 9 October, 2013, Room D1.07

**Non-Symposium Workshop**

Organiser: Andrew Stuart

*EQUIP Launch Day*

Wednesday, 9 October, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Thilo Gross (Bristol)

*Analytical approaches to network dynamics*

Wednesday, 9 October, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Chimere Anabanti (Warwick)

*Nature of representatives of equivalence classes of minimal words of lengths 2,3,4 and 5 in a finitely generated free group*

Wednesday, 9 October, 2013, 1:10 pm, Room MOAC Seminar Room

**MOAC DTC Seminar**

Hugo van den Berg (Warwick)

*Dynamics of homeostatic regulation in physiological systems*

Wednesday, 9 October, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Probability seminar**

Bálint Tóth (Bristol)

*CLT for random walks in divergence-free random drift field: $H_{-1}$ suffices*

Wednesday, 9 October, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**Algebraic Geometry**

Miles Reid (Warwick)

*Orbifolds*

Thursday, 10 October, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Daan Krammer (Warwick)

*An asymmetric generalisation of Artin monoids*

Thursday, 10 October, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Maren Eckhoff (University of Bath)

*Vulnerability of robust preferential attachment networks*

Thursday, 10 October, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Magdalena Rodriguez (Granada)

*Minimal surfaces in $H^2\times R$*

Thursday, 10 October, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry and Topology seminar**

Dmitry Jakobson (McGill)

*Conformal invariants from nodal sets*

Friday, 11 October, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

B Cheng (Surrey)

*Analysis of some nonlinear PDEs from multi-scale geophysical applications*

Friday, 11 October, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Guus Regts (CWI, Amsterdam)

*Compact orbit spaces, graph limits and limits of edge-coloring models*

Friday, 11 October, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Dan Kral (Warwick)

*Analytic methods in graph theory*

Monday, 14 October, 2013, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day**

Organisers: Andreas Dedner, Christoph Ortner (Warwick)

*Model Coupling and Applications*

Monday, 14 October, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Model Coupling and Applications**

Matthias Maischak (Brunel University)

*Symmetric FEM and BEM coupling, theory and numerics*

Monday, 14 October, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Model Coupling and Applications**

Matthias Heil (University of Manchester)

*oomph-lib - the object-oriented multi-physics finite-element library*

Monday, 14 October, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar **

Martin Orr (UCL)

*Unlikely intersections in abelian varieties and Shimura varieties*

Monday, 14 October, 2013, 3:40 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Model Coupling and Applications**

Charalambos Makridakis (University of Sussex)

*Title TBA*

Monday, 14 October, 2013, 4:40 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Model Coupling and Applications**

Steven Kenny (Loughborough University)

*Title TBA*

Tuesday, 15 October, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**ETDS Seminar**

Terry Soo (University of Warwick)

*Ergodic universality*

Wednesday, 16 October, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Rosemberg Toala Enriquez

*Relativity: Causality and Black Holes*

Wednesday, 16 October, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Richard Blyth (Edinburgh)

*Statistical mechanics of lexicon learning in an uncertain and nonuniform world*

Wednesday, 16 October, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar **

Enrico Fatighenti (Warwick)

*A new approach to Torelli's Theorem for K3 surfaces (following Verbitsky, O'Grady and Huybrechts)*

Wednesday, 16 October, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Probability seminar**

Rémi Rhodes (Paris IX)

*Complex Gaussian multiplicative chaos*

Thursday, 17 October, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Markus Heydenreich (Leiden University)

*Spontaneous breaking of rotational symmetry in the presence of defects*

Thursday, 17 October, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Bruce Westbury (Warwick)

*On enumeration in classical invariant theory*

Thursday, 17 October, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Po-Lam Yung (Oxford)

*Title TBA*

Friday, 18 October, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Peter Mathe (Berlin)

*Statistical Inverse Problems*

Friday, 18 October, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Oliver Roche-Newton (Reading)

*Variations on the sum-product problem*

Friday, 18 October, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Robert Calderbank (Duke)

*Golay, Heisenberg and Weyl*

Monday, 21 October, 2013, Room B3:02

**MiR@W Day**

Organisers: Nikolaos Zygouras, Partha Dey

*Stochastic Growth Models*

Monday, 21 October, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Stochastic Growth Models**

Pierre Le Doussal (CNRS)

*The Replica Bethe Ansatz method and universality for the KPZ/Directed polymer problem*

Monday, 21 October, 2013, 2:10 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Stochastic Growth Models**

Regine Marchand (Lorraine)

*Asymptotic shape theorem for the contact process in random environment*

Monday, 21 October, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Julio Brau (Cambridge)

*Selmer groups of elliptic curves in degree p extensions*

Monday, 21 October, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Stochastic Growth Models**

Partha Dey (Warwick)

*Multiple phase transitions in long-range first-passage percolation on square lattices*

Tuesday, 22 October, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**ETDS Seminar**

Tuomas Sahlsten (University of Bristol)

*Ergodic flows and geometric measure theory*

Tuesday, 22 October, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Analysis Seminar**

Matt Gursky (Notre Dame)

*Critical metrics on connected sums of Einstein four-manifolds*

Tuesday, 22 October, 2013, 5:15 pm, Room D1.07

**Applied PDE**

Stefano Bosia (Politecnico Milano)

*On some models for binary fluids with non-local interactions*

Wednesday, 23 October, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Postgraduate Seminar **

Tomasz Tkocz

*On some Sobolev-type inequality*

Wednesday, 23 October, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Frank Schweitzer (ETH Zürich)

*Success and failure - A complex network perspective*

Wednesday, 23 October, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Midlands Probability Seminar (joint with the Statistics Department) **

Victor Rivero (CIMAT)

*Asymptotic behaviour of first passage time distributions for Lévy Processes*

Wednesday, 23 October, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Andrew Chan (Warwick)

*Computing Tropical Varieties*

Wednesday, 23 October, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Midlands Probability Seminar (joint with the Statistics Department) **

Ben Graham (Warwick)

*Communicating over a deletion channel: Cmnicainvra etion annl*

Wednesday, 23 October, 2013, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Midlands Probability Seminar (joint with the Statistics Department) **

Marton Balazs (Bristol)

*Second class particles can perform random walks (in some cases)*

Thursday, 24 October, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Ashkan Nikeghbali (University of Zurich)

*Random permutations and prime numbers*

Friday, 25 October, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Eric Vanden Eijnden (Courant)

*Some data-assimilation problems arising in the context of single molecule experiments*

Friday, 25 October, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Jan Volec (Warwick)

*Compactness and finitely forcible graphons*

Friday, 25 October, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Geometry & Topology Seminar **

Andrew Ranicki (Edinburgh)

*Surgery theory and braids*

Friday, 25 October, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Ashkan Nikeghbali (Zurich)

*Random matrices and number theory: some probabilistic aspects*

Monday, 28 October, 2013, Room B3.02

**MiR@W Day**

Organisers: Florian Theil, Tim Sullivan (Warwick)

*Model based emission control*

Monday, 28 October, 2013, 2:15 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Model based emission control**

Kieran McAleer (AVL)

*Emissions legislation - future challenges and trends*

Monday, 28 October, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Francesco Lemma (Paris VII)

*On higher regulators of Siegel threefolds: the vanishing on the boundary*

Monday, 28 October, 2013, 3:45 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Model based emission control**

Tom Stone (AVL)

*Model based development and engine calibration*

Monday, 28 October, 2013, 4:35 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Model based emission control**

Charles Brett (Warwick)

*An introduction to optimal control and an example of binary source recovery*

Tuesday, 29 October, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**ETDS Seminar**

Anders Oberg (Uppsala University)

*Ergodic theory of Kusuoka measure*

Tuesday, 29 October, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Analysis Seminar**

A. Carlotto (Stanford)

*Complete minimal surfaces in asymptotically flat spaces and exotic solutions of the Einstein constraint equations*

Wednesday, 30 October, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Henry Abarbanel (University of California at San Diego)

*Building networks from the bottom up*

Wednesday, 30 October, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Tom Ducat (Warwick)

*Constructing 3-fold Divisoral Contractions by Unprojection*

Thursday, 31 October, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar **

Dmitriy Rumynin

*Kac-Moody Reading Group-1: Basic Definitions*

Thursday, 31 October, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Robert Gray (University of East Anglia)

*On groups encoded by the structure of the idempotents in the full linear monoid*

Friday, 1 November, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Paul Milewski (Bath)

*Two-layer shallow-water flows: recent mathematical results and the modelling of mixing*

Friday, 1 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Frantisek Kardos (Bordeaux)

*One of Barnette's conjectures confirmed: (not only) fullerene graphs are hamiltonian*

Friday, 1 November, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

André Neves (Imperial college)

*Min-max theory in Geometry*

Monday, 4 November, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Modelling and inference for epidemics**

Theo Kypraios (Nottingham)

*Recent developments in identifying transmission routes of healthcare associated infections using whole genome sequence data*

Monday, 4 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Modelling and inference for epidemics**

Matt Keeling (Warwick)

*Modelling the spread of American foulbrood in honeybees*

Monday, 4 November, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Daniel Barrera (Lille)

*Overconvergent cohomology of Hilbert modular varieties and p-adic L-functions*

Monday, 4 November, 2013, 3:45 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Modelling and inference for epidemics**

TJ McKinley (Cambridge)

*ABC for epidemic models*

Tuesday, 5 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**ETDS Seminar**

Dave Sixsmith (Open University)

*The size of the Julia set of functions outside the Eremenko-Lyubich class*

Wednesday, 6 November, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Alejandro Argaez (Warwick)

*A brief introduction to Galois Res attached to Elliptic Curves*

Wednesday, 6 November, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Lenka Zdeborová (CNRS in Gif-sur-Yvette)

*Module detection in networks: phase transitions and optimal algorithms*

Wednesday, 6 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Yang-Hui He (Oxford)

*Gauge Theories: Quivers, dessins and Calabi-Yau*

Wednesday, 6 November, 2013, 2:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Midlands Probability Seminar (Joint with Statistics)**

Terry Soo (Warwick)

*A monotone Sinai theorem*

Wednesday, 6 November, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Midlands Probability Seminar (Joint with Statistics)**

Sunil Chhita (KTH)

*Coupling functions of domino tilings of the Aztec diamonds*

Thursday, 7 November, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room MS.05

**Singularity Day**

Juan Jose Nuno-Ballesteros (Valencia)

*Equisingularity of famlies of islated determinantal singularities*

Thursday, 7 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Dmitry Savin (Brunel University)

*Shifts of resonance widths as a probe of eigenfunction nonorthogonal*

Thursday, 7 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Karina Kirkina

*Kac-Moody Reading Group-2: The Invariant Bilinear Form and the Generalised Casimir Operator*

Thursday, 7 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Singularity Day**

Washington Luiz Marar (Sao Carlos, SP, Brazil)

*Sections of corank 1 map-germs*

Thursday, 7 November, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry and Topology Seminar**

Haluk Sengun (Warwick)

*Torsion homology of arithmetic hyperbolic 3-manifolds*

Thursday, 7 November, 2013, 3:30 pm, Room MS.05

**Singularity Day**

Guillermo Penafort (Valencia)

*Multiple points of map-germs*

Thursday, 7 November, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Steve Shkoller (Oxford)

*Finite-time interface singularities for the Euler equations*

Friday, 8 November, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Colin Cotter (Imperial)

*Finite element exterior calculus and numerical weather prediction*

Friday, 8 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Marthe Bonamy (Montpellier)

*The Erdos-Hajnal Conjecture*

Friday, 8 November, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

David Ruelle (l'IHÉS)

*Hydrodynamic turbulence as a problem in nonequilibrium statistical mechanics*

Tuesday, 12 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**ETDS Seminar**

Sandro Vaienti (CPT Marseille)

*On the loss of memory for non uniformly expanding (and hyperbolic) systems*

Wednesday, 13 November, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Florian Bouyer

*An Introduction to K3 Surfaces and an Overview of a Certain Family*

Wednesday, 13 November, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Comlexity Forum**

Sebastian Ahnert (Cambridge)

*The complexity, modularity and evolution of self-assembling structures in biology*

Wednesday, 13 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Giulio Codogni (Cambridge)

*Satake compactifications, Lattices and Schottky problem*

Wednesday, 13 November, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Probability Seminar**

Nathan Glatt-Holtz (Virginia Tech)

*Inviscid Limits for the Stochastic Navier Stokes Equations and Related Systems*

Thursday, 14 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Cécile Mailler (University of Bath)

*Smoothing Equations for Large Pólya Urns*

Thursday, 14 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Karim El Haloui

*Kac-Moody Reading Group-3: Integrable Res and the Weyl Group*

Thursday, 14 November, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Vaibhav Gadre (Warwick)

*psuedo-Anosov maps and the curve complex*

Thursday, 14 November, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Luca Battaglia (Warwick)

*The singular Toda system on compact surfaces*

Friday, 15 November, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Charalambos Makridakis (Crete)

*Self-adaptive methods for singular phenomena*

Friday, 15 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Ross Kang (Utrecht)

*Bounded spectrum list colouring*

Friday, 15 November, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Arieh Iserles (Cambridge)

*On the importance (and perils) of being skew-symmetric*

Monday, 18 November, 2013, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day**

Organiser: Manuela Bujorianu (Warwick)

*Hybrid Control of Complex Systems*

Monday, 18 November, 2013, 11:15 am, Room A1.01

**MiR@W: Hybrid Control of Complex Systems**

Andrea Lecchini (Leicester)

*Stochastic optimization on continuous domains by Markov chain Monte Carlo methods*

Monday, 18 November, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.01

Xander Henderson (University of Nevada)

*Assouad dimension and differences of Cantor sets*

Monday, 18 November, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Hybrid Control of Complex Systems**

Rafael Wisniewski (Aalbourg)

*Barrier Certificates, Converse Results, Algorithms*

Monday, 18 November, 2013, 1:45 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Hybrid Control of Complex Systems**

Michael Fisher (Liverpool)

*Formal Verification of Autonomous Systems*

Monday, 18 November, 2013, 2:30 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Hybrid Control of Complex Systems**

Adam Kowalewski (Cracow)

*Optimal control of parabolic systems with delays*

Monday, 18 November, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Jayanta Manoharmayum (Sheffield)

*Universal deformation rings and the inverse deformation problem*

Monday, 18 November, 2013, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Hybrid Control of Complex Systems**

Nikos Athanasopoulos (Eindhoven)

*Control of large-scale linear systems*

Monday, 18 November, 2013, 4:15 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Hybrid Control of Complex Systems**

Ioannis Lestas (Cambridge)

*Fundamental limits for noise suppression in biological networks*

Monday, 18 November, 2013, 5:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Hybrid Control of Complex Systems**

James Marco (Warwick)

*Energy Management Control Systems for Low Carbon Vehicles*

Monday, 18 November, 2013, 5:30 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W: Hybrid Control of Complex Systems**

Vassili Kolokoltsov (Warwick)

*Controled CTRW (continuous time random walks), random switching and fractional calculus*

Tuesday, 19 November, 2013, 11:00 am, Room B3.01

**Mathematical Modelling Seminar **

Markus Kirkilionis (Warwick)

*Modelling Cellular Transport Processes*

Tuesday, 19 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**ETDS Seminar**

Adam Epstein (Warwick)

*Rescaling limits of quadratic rational maps*

Wednesday, 20 November, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Ben Pooley

*On an Eulerian-Lagrangian formulation of the Euler equations*

Wednesday, 20 November, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Ton Coolen (King's College London)

*Solvable model of an immune network on a finitely connected heterogeneous graph with extensively many short loops*

Wednesday, 20 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Dominic Joyce (Oxford)

*A Darboux theorem for shifted symplectic derived schemes; d-critical loci*

Wednesday, 20 November, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B0.06

**Mathematics Planet Earth Seminar **

Rupert Klein (Freie Universitaet Berlin)

*CliMathematics: Models, data, structures*

Wednesday, 20 November, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Dominic Joyce (Oxford)

*Extensions of Donaldson-Thomas theory of Calabi-Yau 3-folds*

Wednesday, 20 November, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Alex Grigoriev (Maastricht University)

*Bidimensionality on Geometric Intersection Graphs*

Thursday, 21 November, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**ETDS**

Sjoerd Verduyn Lunel (Utrecht)

*Calculating the Hausdorff dimension of invariant sets using spectral theory*

Thursday, 21 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Thomas Ducat

*Kac-Moody Reading Group-4: Classification of Generalised Cartan Matrices*

Thursday, 21 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Peter Moerters (Bath)

*Clustering in spatial preferential attachment models*

Thursday, 21 November, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry and Topology Seminar**

Jeffrey Giansiracusa (Swansea)

*Generalized ribbon graph decompositions of moduli spaces*

Thursday, 21 November, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Miles Simon (Magdeburg)

*Some local results for the Ricci flow*

Friday, 22 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar **

Evan DeCorte (TU Delft)

*Low-dimensional spherical sets avoiding orthogonal pairs of points*

Friday, 22 November, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Sjoerd Verduyn Lunel (Utrecht)

*Wasserstein distances in the analysis of time series and dynamical systems*

Monday, 25 November, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Vladimir Dokchitser (Warwick)

*Parity of 2-Selmer ranks for hyperelliptic curves*

Tuesday, 26 November, 2013, 11:00 am, Room A1.01

**DIMAP Seminar**

Milan Vojnovic (Microsoft Research Cambridge)

*Balanced Graph Partitioning for Massive Scale Computations*

Tuesday, 26 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**ETDS Seminar**

Yakov Pesin (Penn State University)

*Essential Coexistence of Regular and Chaotic Dynamics*

Wednesday, 27 November, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Postgraduate Seminar **

Jan Volec

*Applications of entropy compression method to graph colorings*

Wednesday, 27 November, 2013, 12:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Postgraduate Seminar **

Heline Deconinck

*Diophantine equations in the form: $x^{p}+y^{p}+lz^{p}=0$*

Wednesday, 27 November, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Barbara Drossel (Technische Universität Darmstadt)

*Boolean networks as simple models for gene regulation*

Wednesday, 27 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Artie Prendergast-Smith (Loughborough)

*Fano manifolds of high index and the cone conjecture*

Wednesday, 27 November, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Probability Seminar**

Sebastian Andres (Bonn)

*Invariance Principle for the Random Conductance Model in a degenerate ergodic environment*

Thursday, 28 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar/Graphs, Geometry and Probability Workshop**

Nathanaël Berestycki (University of Cambridge)

*Condensation of random walks and Wulff crystal*

Thursday, 28 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar **

Karina Kirkina

*Kac-Moody Reading Group-5: Real and Imaginary Roots*

Thursday, 28 November, 2013, 3:15 pm, Room MS.04

**Graphs, Geometry and Probability workshop**

Imre Leader (Cambridge)

*Euclidean Ramsey Theory*

Thursday, 28 November, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Filippo Cagnetti (Sussex)

*The rigidity problem for symmetrization inequalities*

Thursday, 28 November, 2013, 4:15 pm, Room MS.04

**Graphs, Geometry and Probability workshop**

Agelos Georgakopoulos (Warwick)

*Discrete Riemann mapping and the Poisson boundary*

Friday, 29 November, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Paul Houston (Nottingham)

*hp-Version discontinuous Galerkin methods on polygonal and polyhedral meshes*

Friday, 29 November, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Yi Zhao (Atlanta)

*Minimum degree thresholds for Hamilton cycles in k-uniform hypergraphs*

Friday, 29 November, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Gitta Kutyniok (TU Berlin)

*Imaging Science meets Compressed Sensing*

Monday, 2 December, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Samuele Anni (Warwick)

*Residual modular Galois res and their images*

Monday, 2 December, 2013, 5:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Special Lecture**

Ricardo Pérez Marco (CNRS Paris)

*Unified treatment of Explicit and Trace Formulas via Poisson-Newton formula*

Wednesday, 4 December, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Postgraduate Seminar **

Francesca Lezzi

*Complexes on surfaces and 3-manifold*

Wednesday, 4 December, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum (Complexity Open Day) **

Jonathan Cave (Warwick)

*Computer trading in complex networked financial markets - self-organised regulation or an unending sequence of crises?*

Wednesday, 4 December, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Alexander Vishik (Nottingham)

*Classification of Torsers and Subtle Stiefel-Whitney classes *

Wednesday, 4 December, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Probability Seminar**

Hiro Oh (Edinburgh)

*Invariant Gibbs measures for NLS on the circle and the real line*

Thursday, 5 December, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics **

Niels Benedikter (Bonn)

*Mean-Field Evolution of Fermionic Systems*

Thursday, 5 December, 2013, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry and Topology**

Tilman Bauer (KTH)

*An algebro-geometric view of unstable cohomology operations*

Thursday, 5 December, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

J-Y Chemin (Paris)

*About the isotropy of possible blowup for 3D Navier Stokes*

Friday, 6 December, 2013, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Adriana Garroni (Rome)

*Metastability and dynamics of discrete topological singularities via Gamma-convergence: application to dislocations*

Friday, 6 December, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Tereza Klimo ová (Warwick)

*Infinite dimensional finitely forcible graphon*

Friday, 6 December, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Andrea Malchiodi (Warwick)

*On the structure of spike-layers*

Monday, 9 December, 2013 — Friday, 13 December, 2013

**Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: S. Adams, J. Ball, C. Le Bris, C. Ortner

*Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems*

Monday, 9 December, 2013, 10:50 am, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Roman Kotecky (Warwick)

*From gradient Gibbs measure to nonlinear elasticity*

Monday, 9 December, 2013, 11:20 am, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Peter Palffy-Muhoray (Kent State)

*The Effects of Polydispersity in Liquid Crystal Systems*

Monday, 9 December, 2013, 12:10 pm, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Arghir Zarnescu (Sussex)

*The interplay between temperature and statistical constraints in Q-tensor models of nematic liquid crystals*

Monday, 9 December, 2013, 1:00 pm, Room MS.01

**Junior Warwick-Imperial-Cambridge Geometric analysis Seminar **

Alix Deruelle (Warwick)

*Stability of non compact Steady and Expanding Gradient Ricci Solutions*

Monday, 9 December, 2013, 1:50 pm, Room MS.01

**Junior Warwick-Imperial-Cambridge Geometric analysis Seminar **

Ezequiel Rodrigues (Imperial)

*Upper Bounds for the Width of Compact Riemannian Manifolds*

Monday, 9 December, 2013, 2:40 pm, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Jorg Neugebauer (Max-Planck Institut)

*Computational coarse-graining in configuration space as basis for a predictive ab initio thermodynamics*

Monday, 9 December, 2013, 3:20 pm, Room MS.01

**Junior Warwick-Imperial-Cambridge Geometric analysis Seminar **

Shiwu Yang (Cambridge)

*The Geodesic hypothesis in general relativity*

Monday, 9 December, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room A1.01

**Joint Applied Mathematics/Statistics Seminar**

Harry van Zanten (Amsterdam)

*Frequentist coverage of adaptive nonparametric Bayesian credible sets*

Monday, 9 December, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Gabor Csanyi (Cambridge)

*Recent results on phase diagrams of periodic systems using Nested Sampling*

Monday, 9 December, 2013, 4:10 pm, Room MS.01

**Junior Warwick-Imperial-Cambridge Geometric analysis Seminar**

Brian Krummel (Cambridge)

*Structure of branch sets of harmonic functions and minimal submanifolds*

Monday, 9 December, 2013, 4:50 pm, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Jonathan Weare (Chicago)

*Using multiscale preconditioning to accelerate the convergence of iterative molecular calculations*

Tuesday, 10 December, 2013, 9:30 am, Room B3.03

**Junior Warwick-Imperial-Cambridge Geometric analysis Seminar **

Heudson Mirandola (Imperial)

*The ADM mass for graphical manifold*

Tuesday, 10 December, 2013, 10:00 am, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Claudio Zannoni (Bologna)

*Atomistic and Coarse Grained Computer Simulations of Liquid Crystals: Descriptions and Predictions*

Tuesday, 10 December, 2013, 10:20 am, Room B3.03

**Junior Warwick-Imperial-Cambridge Geometric analysis Seminar**

Panagiotis Gianniotis (Warwick)

*Boundary estimates for the Ricci flow*

Tuesday, 10 December, 2013, 11:10 am, Room B3.03

**Junior Warwick-Imperial-Cambridge Geometric analysis Seminar**

Ben Sharp (Imperial)

*Interior and free boundary regularity fo Dirac-harmonic maps, harmonic maps and related PDE*

Tuesday, 10 December, 2013, 11:20 am, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Ben Leimkuhler (Edinburgh)

*Accurate and efficient molecular sampling with very large timestep*

Tuesday, 10 December, 2013, 12:10 pm, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Sabine Jansen (Leiden)

*Metastability for continuum interacting particle systems*

Tuesday, 10 December, 2013, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Joint ETDS and GT seminar **

Francoise Dal'bo (Université Rennes 1)

*Growth of nonuniform lattices in pinched negatively curved manifolds*

Tuesday, 10 December, 2013, 2:40 pm, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Art Voter (Los Alamos)

*Recent advances in hyperdynamics*

Tuesday, 10 December, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Tony Lelievre (ENPC)

*Mathematical analysis of accelerated dynamics*

Tuesday, 10 December, 2013, 4:50 pm, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Gideon Simpson (Drexel)

*Diagnostics and Extensions for Parallel Replica Dynamics*

Wednesday, 11 December, 2013, 10:00 am, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Mark Wilson (Pittsburgh)

*Computer Simulation of Liquid Crystals using Atomistic and Coarse-grained Molecular Models*

Wednesday, 11 December, 2013, 11:20 am, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Apala Majumdar (Bath)

*Hybrid models for liquid crystals and their applications*

Wednesday, 11 December, 2013, 12:10 pm, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Mitchell Luskin (Minnesota)

*Hyper-QC: A method to coarse-grain space and accelerate time*

Wednesday, 11 December, 2013, 2:40 pm, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Frederic Legoll (ENPC)

*Derivation of Langevin dynamics in a nonzero background flow field*

Wednesday, 11 December, 2013, 3:30 pm, Room B1.12

**Applied Topology**

Lucile Vandembroucq (Minho, Portugal)

*On rational Topological Complexity and Poincaré duality complexes*

Wednesday, 11 December, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Wolfgang Konig (WIAS)

*Cluster size distribution in classical many-body systems with Lennard-Jones potential*

Thursday, 12 December, 2013, 10:00 am, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Valeriy Slastikov (Bristol)

*On stability of the melting hedgehog solution in Landau-de Gennes model of liquid crystals*

Thursday, 12 December, 2013, 11:20 am, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Mark Wilkinson (Oxford)

*Dynamic Statistical Scaling in Landau-de Gennes Theory*

Thursday, 12 December, 2013, 12:10 pm, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Dimitrios Tsagkarogiannis (Sussex)

*Estimation of coarse-grained potentials for polymeric systems*

Thursday, 12 December, 2013, 2:40 pm, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Gareth Alexander (Warwick)

*Modelling Topological Objects in Liquid Crystals*

Thursday, 12 December, 2013, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Petr Plechac (Delaware)

*Information-theoretic tools for coarse-graining of non-equlibrium extended systems*

Thursday, 12 December, 2013, 4:50 pm, Room B3.02

**Computational coarse-graining of many-body systems**

Yuri Suhov (Cambridge)

*The phase picture for a q-type Widom–Rowlinson model*

Friday, 20 December, 2013

**EQUIP**

Organiser: Andrew Stuart

*Uncertainty Quantification for Inverse Problems*

Friday, 20 December, 2013, 9:30 am, Room B3.02

**Uncertainty Quantification for Inverse Problems**

Omar Ghattas (University of Texas at Austin)

*Bayesian inverse modeling of the flow of the Antarctic ice sheet*

Friday, 20 December, 2013, 10:15 am, Room B3.02

**Uncertainty Quantification for Inverse Problems**

Yousef Marzouk (MIT)

*Dimension reduction and forward model approximation for Bayesian inverse problems*

Friday, 20 December, 2013, 11:30 am, Room B3.02

**Uncertainty Quantification for Inverse Problems **

Dean Oliver (Uni Centre for Integrated Petroleum Research, Bergen)

*Ensemble-based methods for petroleum history matching and uncertainty quantification*

Friday, 20 December, 2013, 12:15 pm, Room B3.02

**Uncertainty Quantification for Inverse Problems**

Andrew Lorenc (Met Office)

*The Bayesian basis of data assimilation for numerical weather prediction*

Monday, 6 January, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Adam Morgan (Bristol)

*Parity of two-Selmer ranks of hyperelliptic curves over quadratic extensions*

Monday, 6 January, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar **

Paul Hacking (UMass Amherst)

*Threefold flips of type A*

Tuesday, 7 January, 2014, 9:00 am, Room MS.05

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar **

Alessio Corti (Imperial)

*Lattice polygons and log del Pezzo surfaces*

Tuesday, 7 January, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**ETDS Seminar**

Weixiao Shen (National University of Singapore)

*The topological complexity of attractors for unimodal interval maps*

Wednesday, 8 January, 2014 — Friday, 10 January, 2014

**Non-Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: Hitoshi Nakada, Richard Sharp

*Warwick-Keio Seminar in Ergodic Theory*

Wednesday, 8 January, 2014, 11:00 am, Room D1.07

**Warwick-Keio Seminar in Ergodic Theory**

Jon Aaronson (Tel Aviv University)

*Absolute normalization of Birkhoff sums in infinite ergodic theory*

Wednesday, 8 January, 2014, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Kim Christensen (Imperial College)

*A simple model for atrial fibrillation*

Wednesday, 8 January, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Warwick-Keio Seminar in Ergodic Theory**

Simon Baker (Manchester)

*Small bases that admit countably many expansions*

Wednesday, 8 January, 2014, 3:15 pm, Room D1.07

**Warwick-Keio Seminar in Ergodic Theory**

Hiroki Takahashi (Keio)

*Lyapunov exponents of ergodic measures at the first bifurcation of the Hénon family*

Wednesday, 8 January, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Probability Seminar**

Benedicte Haas (Paris Dauphine)

*The stable trees are nested*

Wednesday, 8 January, 2014, 4:45 pm, Room D1.07

**Warwick-Keio Seminar in Ergodic Theory**

Oliver Jenkinson (QMUL)

*Joint spectral radius and ergodic optimization*

Thursday, 9 January, 2014, 9:30 am, Room B1.01

**Warwick-Keio Seminar in Ergodic Theory**

Sara Munday (York)

*Diophantine approximation and colouring*

Thursday, 9 January, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Warwick-Keio Seminar in Ergodic Theory**

Zemer Kosloff (Warwick)

*A class of inhomogeneous Markov shifts without an absolutely continuous invariant measure*

Thursday, 9 January, 2014, 3:15 pm, Room B3.02

**Warwick-Keio Seminar in Ergodic Theory**

Nikita Sidorov (Manchester)

*Open maps: from 1D to 2D*

Thursday, 9 January, 2014, 4:45 pm, Room B3.02

**Warwick-Keio Seminar in Ergodic Theory**

Dong Han Kim (Dongguk)

*Subword complexity and Sturmian colorings of regular trees*

Friday, 10 January, 2014, 9:30 am, Room MS.04

**Warwick-Keio Seminar in Ergodic Theory**

Richard Sharp (Warwick)

*Convergence of orbital measures for geodesic and hyperbolic flows*

Friday, 10 January, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.04

**Warwick-Keio Seminar in Ergodic Theory**

Alan Haynes (York)

*Equivalence classes of cut-and-project nets*

Friday, 10 January, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

M.V. Tretyakov (Nottingham)

*Numerical integration of SDEs with nonglobally Lipschitz coefficients*

Friday, 10 January, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Warwick-Keio Seminar in Ergodic Theory**

Ian Melbourne (Warwick)

*An operator renewal equation for continuous time dynamical systems*

Friday, 10 January, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Vitaliy Kurlin (Durham)

*Book embeddings of Reeb graphs*

Friday, 10 January, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Vitaliy Kurlin (Durham)

*Book embeddings of Reeb graphs*

Friday, 10 January, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room MS.04

**Warwick-Keio Seminar in Ergodic Theory**

Hitoshi Nakada (Keio)

*On the duality between piecewise rotations of the circle and interval exchange maps*

Friday, 10 January, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Andrew Blake (Microsoft Research)

*Machines that See, Powered by Probability*

Monday, 13 January, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar **

Herbert Gangl (Durham)

*Multiple polylogarithms in weight 4*

Tuesday, 14 January, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Applied Topology and Stochastic Geometry **

M Farber (Warwick)

*Statistical ranking and combinatorial Hodge theory*

Tuesday, 14 January, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**ETDS Seminar**

David Marti Pete (Open University)

*Escaping points of transcendental self-maps of C **

Wednesday, 15 January, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Chris Wiliams (Warwick)

*Overconvergent modular symbols over imaginary quadratic fields*

Wednesday, 15 January, 2014, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

Paolo Dini (University of Hertfordshire & London School of Economics)

*An algebraic form of emergence: interaction computing for software synthesis*

Wednesday, 15 January, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Algebraic Geometry**

Timothy Logvinenko (Cardiff)

*On braiding criteria for spherical twists*

Wednesday, 15 January, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Probability Seminar**

Christophe Garban (ENS Lyon)

*Scaling limit of the Minimal Spanning Tree in the plane*

Thursday, 16 January, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Nikos Zygouras (Warwick)

*Polynomial chaos and scaling limits of disordered systems*

Friday, 17 January, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Carlo Mercuri (Swansea)

*On some quasi-linear elliptic problems involving critical nonlinearities*

Friday, 17 January, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Colin Cooper (Kings College London)

*Random walks and the component structure of the vacant set*

Monday, 20 January, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Chris Blake (Cambridge)

*Deuring criterion for abelian varieties*

Tuesday, 21 January, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**ETDS Seminar**

Wael Bahsoun (Loughborough University)

*Decay of correlations for random intermittent maps*

Tuesday, 21 January, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar Announcement**

Viresh Patel (Queen Mary University of London)

*A domination algorithm for {0,1}-instances of the travelling salesman problem*

Wednesday, 22 January, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Mark Bell (Warwick)

*Coordinates for curves*

Wednesday, 22 January, 2014, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Clémence Magnien (CNRS Paris)

*Modelling the Internet topology dynamics*

Wednesday, 22 January, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry**

Andrew MacPherson (Imperial)

*Skeleta in non-Archimedean and tropical geometry*

Wednesday, 22 January, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Probability Seminar**

Leonid Koralov (U. Maryland)

*Critical and Near-Critical Behavior of Polymer Measures*

Wednesday, 22 January, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.04

**SIAM Seminar**

Ben Cox (Tessella)

*Software Engineering: A Mathematician's Perspective*

Thursday, 23 January, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics **

Anna Maltsev (Bristol)

*Fluctuations in the Wigner Ensemble*

Thursday, 23 January, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Brian Bowditch (Warwick)

*Products of hyperbolic spaces*

Thursday, 23 January, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar **

Huy Nguyen (UQ Brisbane)

*An energy identity for minimising sequences of immersions*

Friday, 24 January, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Robert Scheichl (Bath)

*Rigorous Numerical Upscaling of Elliptic Multiscale Problems at High Contrast*

Friday, 24 January, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Richard Sharpe (Warwick)

*A Weil-Petersson metric for metric graphs*

Friday, 24 January, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Ian Melbourne (Warwick)

*A Huygens principle for anomalous diffusion in spatially extended systems*

Monday, 27 January, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Marc Masdeu (Warwick)

*Darmon points for fields of mixed signature*

Tuesday, 28 January, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Applied Topology and Stochastic Geometry **

Wilf Kendall (Warwick)

*Curvature measures in applied stochastic geometry*

Tuesday, 28 January, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**ETDS Seminar**

Luna Lomonaco (Roskilde University)

*Parabolic-like mappings*

Wednesday, 29 January, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Italo Cipriano (Warwick)

*Some spectral properties of the Perron Frobenius operator in one dimensional dynamics*

Wednesday, 29 January, 2014, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Benjamin Graham (Warwick)

*Handwriting, signatures and convolutions*

Wednesday, 29 January, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry**

Hendrik Suess (Edinburgh)

*K-stability for T-varieties of complexity one*

Wednesday, 29 January, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Probability Seminar**

Xiong Jin (Manchester)

*On exact-scaling log-infinitely divisible cascades*

Thursday, 30 January, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics**

Cyril Labbe (Warwick)

*Scaling limits of weakly asymmetric interfaces*

Thursday, 30 January, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Karen Vogtmann (Warwick)

*The geometry of Outer space*

Thursday, 30 January, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Daniel Seco (Warwick)

*Cyclicity in Hilbert spaces of analytic functions and optimal polynomials*

Friday, 31 January, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Emmanuil Georgoulis (Leicester) (Leicester)

*Adaptive discontinuous Galerkin methods for mass transfer through semi-permeable membranes*

Friday, 31 January, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**DIMAP Seminar**

Ilias Diakonikolas (Edinburgh)

*Learning Sums of Independent Integer Random Variables*

Friday, 31 January, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Konstantin Khanin (Toronto)

*KPZ Universality and Random Hamilton-Jacobi Equation*

Monday, 3 February, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Rachel Newton (Leiden/Bonn)

*Computing transcendental Brauer groups of products of CM elliptic curves*

Monday, 3 February, 2014, 5:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Special Lecture**

Zachiri McKenzie (Cambridge)

*Ultraproducts in Model Theory*

Tuesday, 4 February, 2014, 1:00 pm, Room B3.02

**SIS Seminar**

Cyril Labbe

*KPZ via continuous limit of ASEP, after Bertini-Giacomin*

Tuesday, 4 February, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**ETDS Seminar**

Robert Simon (LSE)

*Ergodic Theory and Games of Incomplete Information*

Tuesday, 4 February, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room A1.01

**Number Theory Seminar**

Bart de Smit (Leiden)

*Galois theory of radical groups*

Wednesday, 5 February, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Pravin Madhavan (Warwick)

*Numerical methods for partial differential equations on surfaces*

Wednesday, 5 February, 2014, 12:30 pm, Room MS.03

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Celine Maistret (Warwick)

*Exploring elliptic curves through the Birch and Swinnerton-Dyer Conjecture*

Wednesday, 5 February, 2014, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Peter Swain (University of Edinburgh)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 5 February, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry**

Alessio Corti (Imperial)

*More on log del Pezzo surfaces*

Wednesday, 5 February, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Probability Seminar**

Richard Nickl (Cambridge)

*The Bernstein-von Mises phenomenon in Bayesian Nonparametrics*

Wednesday, 5 February, 2014, 5:00 pm, Room MS.04

**SIAM Warwick Student Chapter **

Neil Cade (Selex ES)

*Rocket Science Isn't What It Used To Be: A Selex ES Perspective On Mathematics In Defence*

Thursday, 6 February, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics**

Daniel Ueltschi (Warwick)

*Random loop res for quantum spin systems*

Thursday, 6 February, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Erez Sheiner (Bar-Ilan University)

*Exploded Layered Tropical Algebra*

Thursday, 6 February, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Alessandro Sisto (ETH)

*Bounded cohomology via hyperbolically embedded subgroups*

Thursday, 6 February, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Michel Chipot (University of Zurich)

*Nonlocal p-Laplace equations depending $L^p$ norm of the gradient*

Friday, 7 February, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Andrea Braides (Oxford & University of Tor Vergata )

*TBA*

Friday, 7 February, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Danny Hefetz (Birmingham)

*On biased Chooser-Picker and Picker-Chooser games*

Friday, 7 February, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

David Loeffler (Warwick)

*Euler systems*

Monday, 10 February, 2014

**Nagoya-Warwick Workshop on McKay**

Organiser: Miles Reid (Warwick), ITO Yukari (Nagoya) (Warwick/Nagoya)

Monday, 10 February, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Nagoya-Warwick Workshop on McKay**

Miles Reid (Warwick)

*Introduction to Orbifolds and McKay*

Monday, 10 February, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Tim Browning (Bristol)

*Arithmetic of large dimensional complete intersections*

Monday, 10 February, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Nagoya-Warwick Workshop on McKay**

JUNG Seung-Jo (Warwick)

*Moduli spaces of quiver res*

Monday, 10 February, 2014, 5:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Nagoya-Warwick Workshop on McKay**

Timothy Logvinenko (Cardiff)

*Introduction to Reid's recipe: classical and derived*

Tuesday, 11 February, 2014, 10:00 am, Room B3.03

**Nagoya-Warwick Workshop on McKay**

Alex Collins (Bath)

*Graded McKay correspondence and categories of equivariant matrix factorisations*

Tuesday, 11 February, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Nagoya-Warwick Workshop on McKay**

Nathan Prabhu Naik (Bath)

*Toric Fano varieties and tilting bundles*

Tuesday, 11 February, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Applied Topology and Stochastic Geometry **

Gareth Alexander (Warwick)

*Knots in Liquid Crystals*

Tuesday, 11 February, 2014, 1:00 pm, Room MS.02

**stoch. integrable systems seminar**

Oleg Zaboronski (Warwick)

*Solving ODE's for ASEP product moments (after Borodin, Corwin, Sasamoto)*

Tuesday, 11 February, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**ETDS Seminar**

Eric Olson (University of Nevada Reno)

*The Weak Separation Condition and Assouad Dimension*

Tuesday, 11 February, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebraic Geometry and Nagoya-Warwick Workshop on McKay**

Mark Gross (DPMMS, Cambridge)

*Positivity of the Laurent phenomenon for cluster algebras (*

Tuesday, 11 February, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Nagoya-Warwick workshop on McKay**

Ben Wormleighton (Warwick)

*G-Hilb for trihedral groups*

Tuesday, 11 February, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

László Végh (London School of Economics)

*Strongly polynomial algorithm for generalized flow maximization*

Tuesday, 11 February, 2014, 5:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Nagoya-Warwick Workshop on McKay**

Jesus Tapia (Bath)

*Localisation for consistent dimer models*

Wednesday, 12 February, 2014, 10:00 am, Room MS.05

**Nagoya-Warwick workshop on McKay**

Joe Karmazyn (Edinburgh)

*Deformations of the reconstruction algebras*

Wednesday, 12 February, 2014, 11:30 am, Room MS.05

**Nagoya-Warwick workshop on McKay**

Tomoaki SHIRATO (Nagoya)

*Frobenius splitting for some elliptic fibrations*

Wednesday, 12 February, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Postgraduate Seminar**

James Thompson (Warwick)

*Stochastic Differential Geometry: An Introduction*

Wednesday, 12 February, 2014, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Sofia Olhede (University College London)

*Making sense of networks: random variation and variable structure*

Wednesday, 12 February, 2014, 1:30 pm, Room A1.01

**Midlands Probability Seminar **

Francois Delarue (Nice)

*Rough paths and 1d SDE with a time dependent distributional drift*

Wednesday, 12 February, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry and Nagoya-Warwick workshop on McKay**

Yukari ITO (Nagoya)

*Toward non-abelian Reid's recipe*

Wednesday, 12 February, 2014, 2:30 pm, Room A1.01

**Midlands Probability Seminar **

Jesse Goodman (Technion)

*The gaps left by a Brownian motion*

Wednesday, 12 February, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Nagoya-Warwick workshop on McKay**

JUNG Seung-Jo (Warwick)

*Economic resolutions and moduli of res of McKay quivers*

Wednesday, 12 February, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Midlands Probability Theory**

Zemer Kosloff (Warwick)

*Weak invariance principle for the local times of partial sums of Markov Chains*

Wednesday, 12 February, 2014, 7:15 pm, Room MS.02

**Maths/Stats Public Lecture**

Roy Anderson (Imperial)

*Plagues and People in the Modern World*

Thursday, 13 February, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics **

Stephen Tate (Warwick)

*Combinatorics and bounds in Mayer's theory of cluster and virial expansions*

Thursday, 13 February, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Chris Wendl (UCL)

*When is a Stein manifold merely symplectic?*

Friday, 14 February, 2014, 9:30 am, Room MS.04

**Nagoya-Warwick workshop on McKay**

Ryo KANDA (Nagoya)

*Atom spectra of Grothendieck categories and colored quiver construction*

Friday, 14 February, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.01

**Nagoya-Warwick workshop on McKay**

Boris Lerner (Nagoya)

*Geigle-Lenzing weighted projective spaces via orders*

Friday, 14 February, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Dick (Richard) James (Minnesota)

*Unexpected thermodynamic properties of some exact far-from-equilibrium solutions in molecular dynamics*

Friday, 14 February, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Jan Foniok (Warwick)

*Adjoint functors in graph theory*

Friday, 14 February, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.05

**Nagoya-Warwick workshop on McKay**

Michael Wemyss (Edinburgh)

*McKay correspondence for some non-quotient surface singularities*

Friday, 14 February, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room MS.05

**Nagoya-Warwick Workshop on McKay**

Tom Sutherland (Sheffield)

*Dimer models and stability conditions from quadratic differentials*

Friday, 14 February, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Richard James (University of Minnesota/Oxford)

*Materials from Mathematics*

Friday, 14 February, 2014, 5:00 pm, Room MS.05

**Nagoya-Warwick workshop on McKay**

Yusuke NAKAJIMA (Nagoya)

*F-signature of invariant subrings and its generalization*

Saturday, 15 February, 2014, 10:00 am, Room B3.02

**Nagoya-Warwick workshop on McKay**

Tom Ducat (Warwick)

*Mori extractions from singular curves in smooth 3-folds*

Monday, 17 February, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Samir Siksek (Warwick)

*Elliptic curves over real quadratic fields are modular*

Tuesday, 18 February, 2014 — Wednesday, 19 February, 2014

**Non Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: Miles Reid (Warwick), Weiyi Zhang (Warwick)

*Warwick-Seoul National University Symplectic Geometry Workshop*

Tuesday, 18 February, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**ETDS Seminar**

Ilies Zidane (Toulouse)

*On the bifurcation locus of cubic polynomials and the size of Siegel disks*

Tuesday, 18 February, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room A1.01

**Warwick-Seoul National University Symplectic Geomtery Workshop**

Jarek Kedra (Aberdeen)

*Braids and concordance classes of knots*

Tuesday, 18 February, 2014, 4:30 pm, Room B3.01

**Warwick-Seoul National University Symplectic Geomtery Workshop**

Dmitry Tonkonog (Cambridge)

*Commuting symplectomorphisms and Dehn twists in divisors*

Wednesday, 19 February, 2014, 10:00 am, Room A1.01

**Warwick-Seoul National University Symplectic Geomtery Workshop**

Paolo Cascini (Imperial)

*Topological bounds in birational geometry*

Wednesday, 19 February, 2014, 11:30 am, Room D1.07

**Warwick-Seoul National University Symplectic Geomtery Workshop**

Luis Haug (ETH)

*The Lagrangian cobordism group of the 2-torus*

Wednesday, 19 February, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Maria Veretennikova (Warwick)

*On well-posedness and regularity of the Cauchy problem for linear and nonlinear fractional in time and space equations*

Wednesday, 19 February, 2014, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Alex Arenas (Universidad Rovira i Virgili)

*Multiplex networks, structure and dynamics*

Wednesday, 19 February, 2014, 1:30 pm, Room A.01

**Warwick Tropical Day**

Vincent Moulton (UEA)

*A quick trip through tight-span theory*

Wednesday, 19 February, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Warwick-Seoul National University Symplectic Geomtery Workshop**

Yanki Lekili (King's College London)

*Floer cohomology and Platonic Solids*

Wednesday, 19 February, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Warwick Tropical Day**

Jeff Giansiracusa (Swansea)

*Scheme theory and tropical geometry*

Wednesday, 19 February, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room B3.01

**Warwick-Seoul National University Symplectic Geomtery Workshop**

Antonio Rieser (Technion, Israel)

*Coisotropic Hofer-Zehnder capacities, non-squeezing for relative embeddings, and energy-capacity inequalities*

Wednesday, 19 February, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Probability Seminar**

Laure Dumaz (Cambridge)

*Tracy Widom beta distributions from the Stochastic Airy Operator point of view*

Wednesday, 19 February, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar **

Paul Spirakis (Liverpool)

*Temporal Networks : Optimization and Connectivity*

Wednesday, 19 February, 2014, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Warwick Tropical Day**

Milena Hering (Edinburgh)

*Projective normality of tropical curves*

Wednesday, 19 February, 2014, 5:00 pm, Room B3.01

**Warwick-Seoul National University Symplectic Geomtery Workshop**

Jongil Park (SNU)

*On Knot surgery 4-manifolds*

Thursday, 20 February, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics**

Sayan Banerjee (Warwick)

*The Brownian Conga Line*

Thursday, 20 February, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Groups and Geometry in the South East**

Jim Anderson (Southampton)

*Subgroups of classical and non-classical Schottky groups*

Thursday, 20 February, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Pau Figueras (Cambridge)

*The non-linear evolution of black rings*

Thursday, 20 February, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Groups and Geometry in the South East**

Jongil Park (SNU)

*How to construct 4-manifolds with $b_2^+=1$*

Friday, 21 February, 2014, 10:00 am, Room MS.04

**Groups and Geometry in the South East**

Seonhee Lim (SNU)

*Colorings of trees and their subword complexity*

Friday, 21 February, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.04

**Groups and Geometry in the South East**

Sanghyun Kim (KAIST and SNU)

*RAAGs in braids*

Friday, 21 February, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Dorin BUCUR (Université de Savoie)

*Spectral optimization problems by free boundary methods*

Friday, 21 February, 2014, 1:15 pm, Room MS.04

**Groups and Geometry in the South East**

Enric Ventura (UPC)

*On the difficulty of inverting automorphisms of free groups*

Friday, 21 February, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B1.01

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Franz Kiraly (UCL)

*Algebraic Matroids with Graph Symmetry*

Friday, 21 February, 2014, 2:30 pm, Room MS.04

**Groups and Geometry in the South East**

Pavel Zalesskii (Brasilia)

*Pro-p ends*

Friday, 21 February, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Groups and Geometry in the South East and Colloquium**

Tim Riley (Cornell)

*Hyperbolic groups, Cannon-Thurston maps, and hydra*

Monday, 24 February, 2014, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day: Distances between probability distributions**

Organiser: Robert MacKay (Warwick)

Monday, 24 February, 2014, 1:05 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day: Distances between probability distributions **

Robert MacKay (Warwick)

*Survey*

Monday, 24 February, 2014, 1:35 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day: Distances between probability distributions**

Mark Girolami (Warwick)

*Integrated squared distance and non-parametric density estimation*

Monday, 24 February, 2014, 2:05 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day: Distances between probability distributions **

Andrew Stuart (Warwick)

*Metrics on Probability Measures for Data Assimilation and Inverse Problems*

Monday, 24 February, 2014, 2:35 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day: Distances between probability distributions **

Paul Chleboun (Warwick)

*Total variation mixing times, relaxation and related phenomena in kinetically constrained models*

Monday, 24 February, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Tom Sanders (Oxford)

*Arithmetic progressions of primes: why?*

Monday, 24 February, 2014, 3:35 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day: Distances between probability distributions **

Thomas House (Warwick)

*Measures on complex networks and spaces of complex networks*

Monday, 24 February, 2014, 3:55 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day: Distances between probability distributions **

Darek Ceglarek (Warwick)

*Fault Classification and Process Adjustment using integrated Mahalanobis-Taguchi System, Rough Sets and non-parametric Kernel Density Estimates*

Monday, 24 February, 2014, 4:15 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day: Distances between probability distributions **

Peter Hammond (Warwick)

*Neighbouring expectations in decision and game theory*

Monday, 24 February, 2014, 4:35 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day: Distances between probability distributions **

Manuela Bujorianu (Warwick)

*Use of Dobrushin metric to analyse time-inhomogeneous probabilistic cellular automata*

Monday, 24 February, 2014, 5:05 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day: Distances between probability distributions **

John Maddocks (Lausanne)

*Absolute v Relative (or Kullback-Leibler) Entropy principles for parameter-fitting in coarse-grain DNA models*

Tuesday, 25 February, 2014, 1:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic integrable systems seminar**

Chin Lun

*Fredholm determinants for tau-exponential moments of ASEP - after Borosdin, Corwin, Sasamoto*

Tuesday, 25 February, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems seminar**

Ian Melbourne (Warwick)

*Smooth approximation of stochastic processes*

Tuesday, 25 February, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar **

Nicolas Gillis (Universite de Mons)

*Fast projection methods for robust separable nonnegative matrix factorization*

Wednesday, 26 February, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Francesca Iezzi (Warwick)

*Complexes on surfaces and 3-manifolds (Part II)*

Wednesday, 26 February, 2014, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Alastair Rucklidge (Leeds)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 26 February, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Weiyi Zhang (Warwick)

*Blowdown in symplectic birational geometry*

Wednesday, 26 February, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Probability Seminar**

Weijun Xu (Warwick)

*Nonlinear perturbations of the stochastic Allen-Cahn equation*

Thursday, 27 February, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Ines Armendariz (University of Buenos Aires)

*Phase transition for the clock model via a generalized random-cluster re*

Thursday, 27 February, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Geometry and Topology Seminar**

Moritz Rodenhausen (Warwick)

*Centralisers of polynomially growing automorphisms of free groups*

Friday, 28 February, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Chris Budd (Bath)

*Mesh grid alignment and the solution of the Monge Ampere equation*

Friday, 28 February, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar **

Humberto Naves (Zurich)

*Generating random graphs in biased Maker-Breaker games*

Friday, 28 February, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Chris Budd (Bath)

*Data assimilation for problems in meteorology*

Monday, 3 March, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory Seminar**

Minhyong Kim (Oxford)

*Diophantine geometry and non-abelian reciprocity*

Tuesday, 4 March, 2014, 1:00 pm, Room B3.02

**SIS ReadingSeminar**

Paul Chleboun (Warwick)

*Deriving duality relations for Exclusion Processes using a 'Quantum Hamiltonian' approach - After G M Schuetz*

Tuesday, 4 March, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**ETDS Seminar**

Alexey Korepanov (Warwick)

*Spatial structure of SRB measures for billiards*

Tuesday, 4 March, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room MS.05

**Number Theory Seminar**

René Pannekoek (Imperial College London)

*The Brauer-Manin obstruction and ranks of quadratic twists*

Tuesday, 4 March, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Guglielmo Lulli (University of Milano-Bicocca)

*A new optimization framework for dynamic resource allocation problems*

Wednesday, 5 March, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Andrew Collins (Warwick)

*The speed of hereditary properties and graph coding*

Wednesday, 5 March, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry**

Balazs Szendroi (Oxford)

*Quantum cluster positivity and cohomological Donaldson-Thomas theory*

Wednesday, 5 March, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Probability Seminar**

David Kelly (University of North Carolina)

*Fast-slow systems with chaotic noise*

Thursday, 6 March, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics **

Konstantin Khanin (Toronto)

*On weak universality for directed polymers*

Thursday, 6 March, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Geometry and Topology **

Dmitri Panov (Kings)

*Definite connections*

Thursday, 6 March, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Claude Warnick (Warwick)

*Dynamics of anti-de Sitter spacetimes*

Friday, 7 March, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied Maths Seminar**

Mariya Ptashnyk (Dundee)

*Locally periodic homogenization and elastic properties of the exoskeleton of a lobster*

Friday, 7 March, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Matthias Hamann (Hamburg)

*Canonical tree structure of graphs*

Friday, 7 March, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Günter M. Ziegler (Freie Universität Berlin)

*The story of 3N points in a plane*

Monday, 10 March, 2014 — Monday, 3 March, 2014 , Room B3.02

**MiR@W day : Microfluidics Modelling **

Organiser: Leonor Garcia Gutierrez (Warwick)

Monday, 10 March, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.03

**MiR@W day : Microfluidics Modelling**

James Sprittles (Warwick)

*Microflows with Complex Interfacial Dynamics: Modelling & Simulation*

Monday, 10 March, 2014, 1:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day : Microfluidics Modelling**

Duncan Lockerby (Warwick, Engineering)

*Multi-scale modelling of micro/nano flows*

Monday, 10 March, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day : Microfluidics Modelling**

Nikolaos Asproulis (Cranfield)

*The boundary condition problem in hybrid continuum-atomistic simulations*

Monday, 10 March, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Applied Mathematics **

Celia Reina Romo (University of Pennsylvania)

*A new self-consistent atomistic - phase field model and its application to Germanium nano-crystallization*

Monday, 10 March, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day : Microfluidics Modelling**

Jens Elgeti (Forschungszentrum Jülich, Institute of Complex Systems)

*Simulating Sperm and other Swimmers in Confined Geometries*

Monday, 10 March, 2014, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day : Microfluidics Modelling**

Tyler Shendruk (Oxford, Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics)

*Mesoscopic Modelling of Electro-Hydrodynamics*

Monday, 10 March, 2014, 5:30 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day : Microfluidics Modelling**

Edo Boek (Imperial College)

*Reactive and multi-component flow in model and realistic porous media using combined computer simulation and experiment*

Tuesday, 11 March, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room B1.01

**ATSG seminar**

Armindo Costa (Warwick)

*Finding the homology of submanifolds with high confidence from random samples, after Niyogi, Smale and Weinberger*

Tuesday, 11 March, 2014, 1:00 pm, Room B3.02

**SIS Reading Seminar**

Rostyslav Kozhan

*Resonances associated with random matrices*

Tuesday, 11 March, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**ETDS Seminar**

Ana Rodrigues (Exeter University)

*Periodic orbits for real planar polynomial vector fields of degree n having n invariant straight lines*

Tuesday, 11 March, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Yun-Bin Zhao (Birmingham)

*RSP-based analysis for the efficiency of l_1-minimization for solving l_0-problems*

Wednesday, 12 March, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Tomasz Tkocz (Warwick)

*Can you invert a random matrix?*

Wednesday, 12 March, 2014, 1:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Complexity Forum**

Deirdre Hollingsworth (Warwick)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 12 March, 2014, 1:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Midlands Probability Seminar**

Leif Döring (Zürich)

*Self-Similarity, Voter Processes and Catalytic Branching SPDEs*

Wednesday, 12 March, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Algebraic Geometry Seminar**

Felipe Rincon (Warwick)

*sitroids and the totally nonnegative Grassmannian*

Wednesday, 12 March, 2014, 2:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Midlands Probability Seminar**

Lennart Bondesson (Umeå)

*On a class of probability distributions that is closed with respect to addition and multiplication of independent random variables*

Wednesday, 12 March, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Midlands Probability Seminar**

Florence Merlevede (versité de Marne-la-Vallée)

*Strong approximations in the dependent case*

Wednesday, 12 March, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room D1.07

**SIAM Warwick Student Chapter**

Matthias Wellers (AVL)

*Powertrain Technologies within a Rapidly Changing Global Environment*

Thursday, 13 March, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Piotr Milos (Warsaw/Bath)

*Delocalisation of the two-dimensional hardcore models*

Thursday, 13 March, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Moon Duchin (Tufts)

*Geometry versus group theory in the Heisenberg group*

Thursday, 13 March, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Geometry & Topology Seminar**

Michael Shapiro (Tufts)

*Equations in nilpotent groups*

Friday, 14 March, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar **

Andrew Thomason (Cambridge)

*Independent sets in hypergraphs*

Friday, 14 March, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Thomas Sauerwald (Cambridge)

*Balls into Bins via Local Search*

Friday, 14 March, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Robert Marsh (Leeds)

*Reflection group s arising from cluster algebras*

Monday, 17 March, 2014 — Friday, 21 March, 2014 , Room B3.03

**Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: R. Seiringer, D. Ueltschi

*Many-Body Quantum Systems*

Monday, 17 March, 2014, 9:10 am, Room B3.03

**Many-Body Quantum Systems**

Alain Joyce (Universite de Grenoble)

*Spectral properties of non-unitary band matrices*

Monday, 17 March, 2014, 10:30 am, Room B3.03

**Many-Body Quantum Systems**

Sabine Jansen (Universitat Bochum)

*Symmetry breaking for the quantum 1D jellium*

Monday, 17 March, 2014, 11:30 am, Room B3.03

**Many-Body Quantum Systems**

Sven Bachmann (Ludwig-Maximilian University, Munich)

*Invariants of ground state phases in one dimension*

Monday, 17 March, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Many-Body Quantum Systems**

Sven Bachmann & Bruno Nachtergaele (Munich & UC Davis)

*Gapped ground state phases of quantum lattice systems*

Tuesday, 18 March, 2014, 9:10 am, Room B3.03

**Many-Body Quantum Systems**

Elliott Lieb (Princeton University)

*Entropy bounds for reduced density matrices of fermionic states*

Tuesday, 18 March, 2014, 10:30 am, Room B3.03

**Many-Body Quantum Systems**

Nilanjan Datta (Cambridge)

* -z relative Rényi entropies*

Tuesday, 18 March, 2014, 11:30 am, Room B3.03

**Many-Body Quantum Systems**

Max Lein (Toronto)

*Effective light dynamics in photonic crystals*

Tuesday, 18 March, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Many-Body Quantum Systems**

Gian-Michele Graf (ETH Zurich)

*Bulk-edge duality for topological insulators*

Wednesday, 19 March, 2014 — Thursday, 20 March, 2014

**Non-Symposium Workshop**

Organiser: Adam Epstein (Warwick)

*What does it take to prove Fermat's last theorem?*

Wednesday, 19 March, 2014, 9:10 am, Room B3.03

**Many-Body Quantum Systems**

Alessandro Giuliana (Universita de Roma Tre)

*The free energy of the quantum Heisenberg ferromagnet: validity of the spin wave approximation*

Wednesday, 19 March, 2014, 10:00 am, Room B1.01

**What does it take to prove Fermat's Last Theorem?**

Colin McLarty (Case Western Reserve)

*What do large scale structures add, and not add, to Cohomological Number Theory?: From"a different miracle in each case" to geometrically structured number theory: Weil, Serre, and Grothendieck*

Wednesday, 19 March, 2014, 10:30 am, Room B3.03

**Many-Body Quantum Systems**

Dirk Deckert (UC Davis)

*Dynamics of sound waves in an interacting Bose-gas*

Wednesday, 19 March, 2014, 11:30 am, Room B3.03

**Many-Body Quantum Systems**

Simone Warzel (Technische Universitat, Munich)

*Title TBA*

Wednesday, 19 March, 2014, 11:30 am, Room B1.01

**What does it take to prove Fermat's last Theorem?**

Colin McLarty (Case Western Reserve)

*What do large scale structures add, and not add, to Cohomological Number Theory: what does it take to prove Fermat's Last Theorem?*

Wednesday, 19 March, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Many-Body Quantum Systems**

Mathieu Lewin & Jan Philip Solovej (Universite de Cergy-Pontoise & University of Copenhagen)

*Effective behavior of mean-field Bose gases*

Wednesday, 19 March, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**What does it take to prove Fermat's Last Theorem?**

Angus Macintyre (QMUL)

*How much arithmetic can one derive without appeal to set quantification?: PA, its proof theory and model theory*

Wednesday, 19 March, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**What does it take to prove Fermat's Last Theorem?**

Angus Macintyre (QMUL)

*How much arithmetic can one derive without appeal to set quantification?: Primes in PA*

Thursday, 20 March, 2014, 9:10 am, Room B3.03

**Many-Body Quantum Systems**

Stefan Teufel (Universitat Tubingen)

*Semiclassical approximations to quantum mechanical equilibrium distributions*

Thursday, 20 March, 2014, 10:00 am, Room D1.07

**What does it take to prove Fermat's Last Theorem?**

Colin McLarty (Case Western Reserve)

*What do large scale structures add, and not add, to Cohomological Number Theory?:"Unity represents the profound aspect, and generality the superficial aspect" :*

Thursday, 20 March, 2014, 10:30 am, Room B3.03

**Many-Body Quantum Systems**

Serana Cenatiempo (Zurich)

*Critical phases for non-relativistic two dimensional interacting bosons: Renormalization group results*

Thursday, 20 March, 2014, 11:30 am, Room B3.03

**Many-Body Quantum Systems**

Antti Knowles (Courant Institute)

*The Altshuler-Shklovskii formulas for random band matrices*

Thursday, 20 March, 2014, 11:30 am, Room D1.07

**What does it take to prove Fermat's Last Theorem?**

Colin McLarty (Case Western Reserve)

*What do large scale structures add, and not add, to Cohomological Number Theory?: Proving Fermat's Last Theorem in Peano Arithmetic and in Elementary Function Arithmetic: one view of the situation and prospects*

Thursday, 20 March, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Many-Body Quantum Systems**

Vojkan Jaki (McGill University)

*Non-equilibrium steady states and entropy production*

Thursday, 20 March, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room D1.07

**What does it take to prove Fermat's Last Theorem?**

Angus Macintyre (QMUL)

*How much arithmetic can one derive without appeal to set quantification?: Analysis in PA*

Thursday, 20 March, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room D1.07

**What does it take to prove Fermat's Last Theorem?**

Angus Macintyre (QMUL)

*How much arithmetic can one derive without appeal to set quantification?: Modular forms and modular curves*

Friday, 21 March, 2014, 9:10 am, Room B3.03

**Many-Body Quantum Systems**

Christian Hainzl (Universitat Tubingen)

*On the BCS gap equation for superfluid fermionic gases*

Friday, 21 March, 2014, 10:00 am, Room B3.02

**What does it take to prove Fermat's Last Theorem?**

Thomas Forster (Cambridge)

*The Category of Sets According to Stratified Set Theories*

Friday, 21 March, 2014, 10:30 am, Room B3.03

**Many-Body Quantum Systems**

Wojciech Dybalski (ETH Zurich)

*Coulomb scattering in QFT: A status report*

Friday, 21 March, 2014, 11:30 am, Room B3.03

**Many-Body Quantum Systems**

Phan Tranh Nam (IST Austria)

*Collective excitations of Bose gases*

Friday, 21 March, 2014, 11:30 am, Room B3.02

**What does it take to prove Fermat's Last Theorem**

Veronica Borja (Benemerita Universidad Autonoma de Puebla)

*Extensions of intuitionistic and Cw logics*

Friday, 21 March, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Many-Body Quantum Systems**

Giuseppe de Nittis (Universitat Erlangen)

*Classification of"Real" Bloch-bundles: topological insulators of type AI*

Friday, 21 March, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**What does it take to prove Fermat's Last Theorem?**

Adam Epstein (Warwick)

*What does it take to prove Thurston's Rigidity Theorem?*

Friday, 21 March, 2014, 2:50 pm, Room B3.03

**Many-Body Quantum Systems**

Jakob Yngvason (Vienna)

*Incompressibility estimates for the Laughlin phase*

Friday, 21 March, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Colin McLarty (Case Western Reserve)

*Categorical Foundations Today*

Tuesday, 25 March, 2014 — Friday, 28 March, 2014

**Non Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: C. Elliott, B. Stinner, G-Q Chen

*Recent Developments and Challenges in Interface and Free Boundary Problems*

Tuesday, 25 March, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Recent Developments and Challenges in Interface and Free Boundary Problems**

Sören Bartels (Freiburg)

*Finite Element Approximation of Functions of Bounded Variation*

Tuesday, 25 March, 2014, 2:45 pm, Room B3.02

**Recent Developments and Challenges in Interface and Free Boundary Problems**

Robert Nürnberg (Imperial)

*Stable Finite Element Approximations of Incompressible Two-Phase Flow*

Tuesday, 25 March, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Recent Developments and Challenges in Interface and Free Boundary Problems**

Shawn Walker (Louisiana State University)

*A Saddle-Point Formulation And Finite Element Method For The*

Tuesday, 25 March, 2014, 4:45 pm, Room B3.02

**Recent Developments and Challenges in Interface and Free Boundary Problems**

Ricardo Nochetto (Maryland)

*Optimal Control of Free Boundary Problems with Surface Tension Effects*

Wednesday, 26 March, 2014, 9:45 am, Room B3.02

**Recent Developments and Challenges in Interface and Free Boundary Problems**

Matthias Röger (Dortmund)

*Colliding interfaces in diffuse approximations of the Willmore flow*

Wednesday, 26 March, 2014, 11:00 am, Room B3.02

**Recent Developments and Challenges in Interface and Free Boundary Problems**

Benoît Merlet (CMAP, Paris)

*The bilipidic membrane as a fluid of rods Derivation of the limiting shell theory*

Wednesday, 26 March, 2014, 11:45 am, Room B3.02

**Recent Developments and Challenges in Interface and Free Boundary Problems**

Matthew Turner (Warwick)

*How to use (and misuse) fluctuation measurements to measure the mechanical properties of a membrane*

Wednesday, 26 March, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Recent Developments and Challenges in Interface and Free Boundary Problems**

Dietmar Hömberg (Weierstrass Institute)

*Nucleation, growth, and grain size evolution in dual phase steels*

Wednesday, 26 March, 2014, 2:45 pm, Room B3.02

**Recent Developments and Challenges in Interface and Free Boundary Problems**

James Sprittles (Warwick)

*Mathematical Modelling of the Coalescence of Liquid Drops*

Wednesday, 26 March, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Recent Developments and Challenges in Interface and Free Boundary Problems**

John Billingham (Nottingham)

*Some Unsteady, Singular Free Boundary Problems with Surface Tension*

Thursday, 27 March, 2014, 11:00 am, Room B3.02

**Recent Developments and Challenges in Interface and Free Boundary Problems**

Paola Pozzi (Duisburg-Essen)

*On a Willmore-Helfrich L^2-flow of open curves in R^n*

Thursday, 27 March, 2014, 11:45 am, Room B3.02

**Recent Developments and Challenges in Interface and Free Boundary Problems**

Pierluigi Colli (Pavia)

*Gradient flow equations for a phase field approximation of the Willmore functional with constraints*

Thursday, 27 March, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Recent Developments and Challenges in Interface and Free Boundary Problems**

Maria Gualdani (Washington)

*Global well-posedness for a relaxed Landau equation*

Thursday, 27 March, 2014, 2:45 pm, Room B3.02

**Recent Developments and Challenges in Interface and Free Boundary Problems**

Harald Garcke (Regensburg)

*Incompressible two phase flow with surfactant transport*

Thursday, 27 March, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Recent Developments and Challenges in Interface and Free Boundary Problems**

Matthias Heil (Manchester)

*Wrinkly fingers - viscous fingering in elastic-walled Hele-Shaw cells*

Thursday, 27 March, 2014, 4:45 pm, Room B3.02

**Recent Developments and Challenges in Interface and Free Boundary Problems**

Michael Hintermüller (Humboldt University, Berlin)

*Optimal Control of the Cahn-Hilliard System with Non-Smooth Homogeneous Free Energy Densities*

Friday, 28 March, 2014, 9:45 am, Room B3.02

**Recent Developments and Challenges in Interface and Free Boundary Problems**

Eugen Varvaruca (Reading)

*Singularities of Steady Free Surface Fluid Flows*

Friday, 28 March, 2014, 11:00 am, Room B3.02

**Recent Developments and Challenges in Interface and Free Boundary Problems**

Lindgren, Erik (NTNU)

*The fractional Cheeger problem and fractional eigenvalue problems*

Friday, 28 March, 2014, 11:45 am, Room B3.02

**Recent Developments and Challenges in Interface and Free Boundary Problems**

Henrik Shahgholian (Stockholm)

*A Bernoulli-type free boundary with a Branch point*

Monday, 7 April, 2014 — Friday, 11 April, 2014

**Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: R. Kotecky, A. Sokal, D. Ueltschi

*Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics*

Monday, 7 April, 2014, 9:30 am, Room B3.03

**Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics**

Miklós Abért (Hungarian Academy of Sciences)

*Benjamini-Schramm convergence, graph polynomials and entropy of cellular automata*

Monday, 7 April, 2014, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics**

Elena Pulvirenti (Leiden)

*Phase transitions and coarse graining for a system of particles in the continuum*

Monday, 7 April, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics**

Nathanaël Berestycki (Cambridge)

*Ricci curvature and mixing times on the permutation group*

Monday, 7 April, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room B3.03

**Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics**

Alexey Gladkich (Tel Aviv)

*The cycle structure in random Mallows permutation*

Tuesday, 8 April, 2014, 9:30 am, Room B3.03

**Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics**

Balint Tóth (University of Bristol)

*Random walks with self-interactions: exotic scaling limits*

Tuesday, 8 April, 2014, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics**

Gady Kozma (Weizmann Institute)

*Random walks in divergence-free random environment*

Tuesday, 8 April, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics**

June Huh (Michigan)

*Rota's conjecture and positivity of algebraic cycles in toric varieties*

Tuesday, 8 April, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room B3.03

**Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics**

Christian Scullard (Lawrence Livermore)

*The polynomial method for percolation and the Potts model*

Wednesday, 9 April, 2014, 9:30 am, Room B3.03

**Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics**

Roberto Fernández (Utrecht)

*Convergence of cluster expansions: A review of the main strategies and their relations*

Wednesday, 9 April, 2014, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics**

Stephen Tate (Warwick)

*The combinatorics of the virial expansion*

Wednesday, 9 April, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics**

Aldo Procacci (Minas Gerais)

*Witness trees in the Moser-Tardos algorithmic Lovász Local Lemma and Penrose trees in the hard core lattice gas*

Thursday, 10 April, 2014, 9:30 am, Room B3.03

**Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics**

Peter Mörters (Bath)

*The universal shape of Bose-Einstein condensates*

Thursday, 10 April, 2014, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics**

Márton Balázs (Bristol)

*A new connection between irreversible random walks and electric networks*

Thursday, 10 April, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics**

Jan Swart (Czech Academy of Sciences)

*Random 3-colorings and a phase transition for the 3-state Potts antiferromagnet on a class of planar lattices*

Thursday, 10 April, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room B3.03

**Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics**

Ohad Feldheim (Tel Aviv)

*Rigidity of 3-colorings of high dimensional discrete torus*

Friday, 11 April, 2014, 9:30 am, Room B3.03

**Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics**

Christoph Temmel (VU Amsterdam)

*The non-physical singularity of the one-dimensional hard-sphere model*

Friday, 11 April, 2014, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics**

Yinon Spinka (Tel Aviv)

*The loop O(n) model*

Friday, 11 April, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics**

Adrian Tanasa (University of Paris 13)

*Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics*

Tuesday, 15 April, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems seminar**

Dan Thompson (Ohio State University)

*Equilibrium states for certain robustly transitive diffeomorphisms*

Thursday, 17 April, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room MS.05

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems seminar**

Abel Farkas (St Andrews)

*Projections and other images of self-similar sets*

Wednesday, 23 April, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Postgraduate Seminar**

David Morris (Warwick)

*Polynomial Straightening*

Friday, 25 April, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Gunther Cornelissen (Utrecht)

*Differential geometric methods in number theory*

Monday, 28 April, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

Lenny Taelman (Leiden)

*Arithmetic of Drinfeld Modules*

Tuesday, 29 April, 2014 — Friday, 2 May, 2014

**Non-Symposium Workshop**

Orgainsers: Robert MacKay, Vassili Kolokoltsov

*Dynamics Games and Optimisation*

Tuesday, 29 April, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems seminar**

Peter Balint (Technical University of Budapest)

*Rare interaction limit of two particle syst*

Tuesday, 29 April, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

S. Alpern (Warwick Business School)

*Search Games (1st lecture)*

Tuesday, 29 April, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

P. Saint Pierre (Paris-Dauphine)

*Viability Theory (1st lecture)*

Tuesday, 29 April, 2014, 5:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

P. Bernhard (INRIA-Sophia Antipolis)

*Sexual selection: the Handicap Principle and adaptive dynamics*

Wednesday, 30 April, 2014, 9:00 am, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

P. Saint Pierre (Paris-Dauphine)

*Viability Theory (2nd lecture)*

Wednesday, 30 April, 2014, 10:30 am, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

S. Alpern (Warwick Business School)

*Search Games (2nd lecture)*

Wednesday, 30 April, 2014, 11:30 am, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

D. Sornette (ETH, Zurich)

*Econophysics (1st lecture)*

Wednesday, 30 April, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Postgraduate Seminar **

Matthew Dunlop (Warwick)

*Bayesian geometric inverse problems in groundwater flow*

Wednesday, 30 April, 2014, 1:00 pm, Room MS.01

**Noncommutative Geometry, Number Theory and Dynamics **

Bram Mesland, (Warwick)

*Noncommutative geometry and boundary actions*

Wednesday, 30 April, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

P. Saint Pierre (Paris Dauphine)

*Viability Theory (3rd lecture)*

Wednesday, 30 April, 2014, 2:30 pm, Room MS.04

**Algebraic Geometry**

Adam Boocher (Edinburgh)

*Closures of a linear space*

Wednesday, 30 April, 2014, 2:55 pm, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

S. van Strien (Imperial)

*Some interesting dynamics associated to games: properties of fictitious play*

Wednesday, 30 April, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Probability Seminar**

Jon Warren (Warwick)

*Convex solutions to an elliptic pde*

Wednesday, 30 April, 2014, 4:05 pm, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

W. Yang (Strathclyde)

*Inspection game in mean-field setting*

Wednesday, 30 April, 2014, 4:45 pm, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

R. Belavkin (Middlesex)

*Fitness-Distance Information in Stochastic Landscapes*

Wednesday, 30 April, 2014, 5:20 pm, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

M. Kirklionis (Warwick)

*Title TBA*

Wednesday, 30 April, 2014, 6:15 pm, Room MS.02

**Public Mathematics/Statistics Lectures**

Professor Nando de Freitas (Oxford)

*Data and the Brain*

Thursday, 1 May, 2014, 9:00 am, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

M. Kilgour (Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada)

*Inspection, Negotiation and Election (1st lecture)*

Thursday, 1 May, 2014, 10:30 am, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

D. Sornette (ETH, Zurich)

*Econophysics (2nd lecture)*

Thursday, 1 May, 2014, 11:30 am, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

M. Kilgour (Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada)

*Inspection, Negotiation and Election (2rd Lecture)*

Thursday, 1 May, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Oxford Warwick Seminar**

David Dunson (Duke)

*Robust and scalable Bayes via the median posterior (joint work with Stas Minsker, Lizhen Lin and Sanvesh Srivastava)*

Thursday, 1 May, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Oxford Warwick Seminar**

Eric Moulines (Paris)

*Proximal Metropolis adjusted Langevin algorithm for sampling sparse distribution over high-dimensional spaces (joint work with Amandine Schreck, Gersende Fort, Sylvain Le Corff)*

Thursday, 1 May, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics Seminar**

Shirshendu Chatterjee (Courant Institute, NYU)

*The order-chaos phase transition for a general class of complex Boolean networks*

Thursday, 1 May, 2014, 2:15 pm, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

D. Sornette (ETH, Zurich)

*Econophysics (3rd lecture)*

Thursday, 1 May, 2014, 3:10 pm, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

J. Engwerda (Tilburg University)

*Hedging in Interval Models*

Thursday, 1 May, 2014, 4:25 pm, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

A. Ostaszewski (LSE)

*Filtering and valuation given intermittent voluntary disclosures*

Thursday, 1 May, 2014, 5:05 pm, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

Yu. Averboukh (Yekaterinburg)

*Minimax Approach to First-Order Mean Field Games*

Thursday, 1 May, 2014, 5:45 pm, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

A. Pinto (Porto)

*A Linear Hoteling Town with Uncertainty*

Thursday, 1 May, 2014, 6:25 pm, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

B. Oliveira (Porto)

*Cournot Duopolies with R&D Investment*

Friday, 2 May, 2014, 9:00 am, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

M. Kilgour (Wilfrid Laurier University Canada)

*Inspection, Negotiation and Election (3rd lecture)*

Friday, 2 May, 2014, 10:30 am, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

V. Mazalov (Karelia Research Center)

*Competitive Services in Queueing System with Transportation Costs*

Friday, 2 May, 2014, 11:10 am, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and optimisation**

R. Malhame (Polytechnique Montreal)

*A Class of Mean Field Control Based Collective Target Tracking Problems in Energy Systems*

Friday, 2 May, 2014, 11:50 am, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

D. Bauso (Italy)

*Robust mean-field games and two-point boundary value problems*

Friday, 2 May, 2014, 12:30 pm, Room D1.07

**Dynamics Games and Optimisation**

G. Zaccour (GERAD and HEC Montreal)

*Node-Consistent Solutions in Cooperative Dynamic Games Played on Event Trees*

Friday, 2 May, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Johannes Carmesin (Hamburg)

*An introduction to infinite matroids*

Friday, 2 May, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Peter Topping (Warwick)

*Ricci flow and uniformisation*

Monday, 5 May, 2014 — Friday, 9 May, 2014

**Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: A. Coja-Oghlan, M. Jerrum, O. Pikhurko, G. Sorkin

*Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems*

Monday, 5 May, 2014, 9:00 am, Room B3.03

**Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems**

Mihyun Kang (TU-Graz)

*Phase Transition in the Size of the Largest Component in Random Hypergraphs*

Monday, 5 May, 2014, 10:30 am, Room B3.03

**Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems**

Oliver Riordan (Oxford)

*Counting Connected Hypergraphs via the Probabilistic Method*

Monday, 5 May, 2014, 11:30 am, Room B3.03

** Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems **

Lutz Warnke (Cambridge)

*Phase Transitions in Achlioptas Processes*

Monday, 5 May, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

** Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems **

Ton Coolen (Kings College, London)

*New Approaches to Loopy Random Graph Ensembles*

Monday, 5 May, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room B3.03

** Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems **

David Saad (Aston)

*Self-sustained Clusters in Spin Models and their Link to Ergodicity Breaking*

Monday, 5 May, 2014, 4:30 pm, Room B3.03

** Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems**

Charilaos Efthymiou (Frankfurt)

*MCMC Sampling Colourings and Independent Sets of G(n,d/n) Near Uniqueness Threshold*

Tuesday, 6 May, 2014, 9:00 am, Room B3.03

** Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems**

Perla Sousi (Cambridge)

*Uniformity of the Late Points of Random Walk on $Z^d_n$ for $d\ge3$*

Tuesday, 6 May, 2014, 10:30 am, Room B3.03

**Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems**

Dana Randall (Georgia Tech)

*TBA*

Tuesday, 6 May, 2014, 11:30 am, Room B3.03

**Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems**

Eric Vigoda (Georgia Tech)

*Inapproximability for Counting Colorings via Second Moment Analysis of Random Regular Graphs*

Tuesday, 6 May, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Stochastic Integrable Systems Reading Seminar 2013-14 **

Bruce Westbury (Warwick)

*$U_q(SL_2)$ and models of statistical physics*

Tuesday, 6 May, 2014, 1:30 pm, Room B3.03

**Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems**

Svante Janson (Uppsala)

*Patterns in Random Permutations Avoiding Another Pattern*

Tuesday, 6 May, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems seminar**

Matthieu Arfeux (University of Toulouse Paul Sabatier)

*Deligne-Mumford compactification and Berkovich spaces*

Tuesday, 6 May, 2014, 2:30 pm, Room B3.03

**Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems**

Dimitris Achlioptas (UCSC/RACTI)

*The Lovasz Local Lemma as a Random Walk*

Tuesday, 6 May, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebraic Geometry**

Nick Addington (Duke)

*On Lehn et al's hyperkaehler 8-fold*

Tuesday, 6 May, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems**

David Garmarnik (MIT)

*Limits of Local Algorithms for Randomly Generated Constraint Satisfaction Problems*

Tuesday, 6 May, 2014, 5:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems**

Victor Bapst (Frankfurt)

*The Condensation Phase Transition in Random Graph Coloring*

Wednesday, 7 May, 2014, 9:00 am, Room B3.03

**Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems**

Florent Krzakala (Paris)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 7 May, 2014, 10:30 am, Room B3.03

**Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems**

Nicolas Macris (EPFL)

*New Bounds for Random Constraint Satisfaction Problems via Spatial Coupling*

Wednesday, 7 May, 2014, 11:30 am, Room B3.03

**Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems**

Eyal Lubetzky (Microsoft, Seattle)

*TBA*

Wednesday, 7 May, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Daniel Rogers (Warwick)

*The Sims `Verify algorithm*

Wednesday, 7 May, 2014, 1:00 pm, Room MS.01

**Noncommutative Geometry, Number Theory and Dynamics **

Xin Li, (Queen Mary)

*Dynamical systems and C*-algebras*

Wednesday, 7 May, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Probability Seminar**

David Cimasoni (Geneva)

*Studying the two-dimensional Ising model using Kac-Ward matrices*

Thursday, 8 May, 2014, 9:00 am, Room B3.03

**Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems**

Silvio Franz (Paris Sud)

*Phase Transition and Glassiness in Finite D XOR-SAT Models*

Thursday, 8 May, 2014, 10:30 am, Room B3.03

**Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems**

Riccardo Zecchina (Torino)

*A Message Passing Approach to Inverse Dynamical Problems*

Thursday, 8 May, 2014, 11:30 am, Room B3.03

**Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems**

Guilhem Semerjian (ENS, Paris)

*Minimal Contagious Sets in Random Regular Graphs*

Thursday, 8 May, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems**

David Galvin (Notre Dame)

*Taxi Walks and the Hard Core Model on Z2*

Thursday, 8 May, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Bruce Westbury (Warwick)

*Classification of Simple Lie Algebras–2*

Thursday, 8 May, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room B3.03

**Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems**

Kosta Panagiotou (Munich)

*TBA*

Thursday, 8 May, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Jan Kristensen (Oxford)

*Rank-one convexity and integral estimates*

Thursday, 8 May, 2014, 4:30 pm, Room B3.03

**Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems **

Mike Molloy (Toronto)

*Cores of random hypergraphs and clustering in random XOR-SAT*

Friday, 9 May, 2014, 9:00 am, Room B3.03

**Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems **

Marc Mezard (Paris Sud)

*TBA*

Friday, 9 May, 2014, 10:30 am, Room B3.03

**Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems **

Leslie Ann Goldberg (Oxford)

*Phase Transitions and Hardness of Approximating Partition Functions*

Friday, 9 May, 2014, 11:30 am, Room B3.03

**Phase transitions in discrete structures and computational problems**

Federico Ricci-Tersenghi (La Sapienza)

*TBA*

Friday, 9 May, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

David Gamarnik (MIT)

*Convergent sequences of sparse graphs: A large deviations approach*

Friday, 9 May, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Luigi Ambrosio (Scuola Normale Superiore, Italy)

*Recent developments of calculus on metric measure spaces*

Monday, 12 May, 2014 — Wednesday, 14 May, 2014

**Non-Symposium Workshop**

Organiser: Andrew Stuart (Warwick)

*Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting*

Monday, 12 May, 2014, 9:40 am, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting**

Daan Crommelin (CWI Amsterdam)

*Stochastic parameterization through statistical inference*

Monday, 12 May, 2014, 10:20 am, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting**

Melanie Ades (Reading)

*Estimating the full posterior pdf with particle filters*

Monday, 12 May, 2014, 11:00 am, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

Elisa Lorenzo Garcia (Barcelona)

*On some arithmetic properties of the twists of the Klein quartic*

Monday, 12 May, 2014, 11:40 am, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting**

Sergios Agapiou (Warwick)

*High dimensional analysis of the Gibbs sampler for hierarchical inverse problems*

Monday, 12 May, 2014, 12:20 pm, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting**

Javier Amezcua/Matthew Lang (Reading)

*Improved proposal densities for particle filters / Parametrization estimation using data assimilation*

Monday, 12 May, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting**

Tom Kent/Adam El-Said (Leeds/Reading)

*A modified shallow water model for investigating convective-scale data assimilation / Optimisation and Conditioning in Variational Data Assimilation*

Monday, 12 May, 2014, 2:40 pm, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting**

Abhishek Shukla/Daniel Sanz-Alonso (Warwick)

*Controlling unpredictability with observations in the partially observed Lorenz '96 model / Accuracy of the Optimal Filter for Partially Observed Deterministic Dynamical Systems*

Monday, 12 May, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

James Newton (Cambridge)

*Level optimisation for p-adic Hilbert modular form*

Monday, 12 May, 2014, 3:20 pm, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting**

Philip Browne (Reading)

*Numerical issues when applying a particle filter to a coupled climate model*

Monday, 12 May, 2014, 4:40 pm, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting**

Ross Bannister (Reading)

*How is balance of a forecast ensemble affected by adaptive and non-adaptive localization schemes?*

Monday, 12 May, 2014, 5:20 pm, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting**

Patrick Farrell (Oxford)

*Adjoints of finite element models*

Tuesday, 13 May, 2014, 9:00 am, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting**

Igor Gejadze (IRSTEA)

*On verifiability of optimal solutions in variational data assimilation problems with nonlinear dynamics*

Tuesday, 13 May, 2014, 9:40 am, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting **

Bertrand Bonan (Reading)

*Data assimilation and moving point models in ice sheet modelling*

Tuesday, 13 May, 2014, 10:20 am, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation**

Jochen Broecker (Reading)

*Realistic performance estimates in data assimilation experiments without the possibility of replication*

Tuesday, 13 May, 2014, 11:40 am, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting**

Marco Iglesias (Nottingham)

*Regularising Ensemble Kalman Methods for Inverse Problems*

Tuesday, 13 May, 2014, 12:20 pm, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting**

Mike Christie (Heriot-Watt)

*Comparison of Stochastic Sampling Algorithms and MCMC Methods for Uncertainty Quantification*

Tuesday, 13 May, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation**

Jochen Voss (Leeds)

*MAP estimators and 4DVAR*

Tuesday, 13 May, 2014, 2:40 pm, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting**

Matt Dunlop/Sean Lim (Warwick/Oxford)

*MAP estimators and discontinuous permeabilities in groundwater flow / A Model Problem for Seismic Migration*

Tuesday, 13 May, 2014, 3:20 pm, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting**

Daniel Rey (San Diego)

*Accurate Data Assimilation with Sparse Data*

Tuesday, 13 May, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Einar Steingrimsson (Strathclyde)

*The topology and Möbius function of the permutation pattern poset*

Tuesday, 13 May, 2014, 4:40 pm, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting**

Kody Law (KAUST)

*A deterministic approach to filtering and EnKF for continuous stochastic processes observed at discrete times*

Tuesday, 13 May, 2014, 5:20 pm, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation**

Chris Jones (North Carolina)

*Joint state-parameter data assimilation by a two-stage filtering technique*

Wednesday, 14 May, 2014, 9:00 am, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting**

Nancy Nichols (Reading)

*Correlated observation errors in data assimilation*

Wednesday, 14 May, 2014, 9:40 am, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting**

Joanne Waller (Reading)

*Diagnosing observation error statistics for Doppler radar radial wind*

Wednesday, 14 May, 2014, 10:20 am, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting**

Peter Jan Van Leeuwen (Reading)

*What numerical weather prediction centres are doing and what they should be doing*

Wednesday, 14 May, 2014, 11:40 am, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting**

Amos Lawless (Reading)

*oring coupled data assimilation using an idealised model*

Wednesday, 14 May, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Tomasz Tkocz (Warwick)

*Colouring sets and balancing vectors*

Wednesday, 14 May, 2014, 12:20 pm, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation meeting**

Noeleene Mallia (Reading)

*Assessing the Performance of Data Assimilation Algorithms with Linear Error Feedback*

Wednesday, 14 May, 2014, 12:20 pm, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation meeting**

Katherine Howes (Reading)

*Developing coupled data assimilation methods in the presence of model error*

Wednesday, 14 May, 2014, 1:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Midlands Probability Theory Seminar**

Christina Goldschmidt (Oxford)

*Behaviour near the extinction time in self-similar fragmentation chains*

Wednesday, 14 May, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting**

Aretha Teckentrup (Florida State)

*Multilevel Markov chain Monte Carlo algorithms for uncertainty quantification*

Wednesday, 14 May, 2014, 2:30 pm, Room B3.02

**Midlands Probability Theory Seminar**

Enrico Scalas (Sussex)

*On the compound fractional Poisson process*

Wednesday, 14 May, 2014, 2:40 pm, Room MS.03

**Reading-Warwick Data Assimilation Meeting**

Alexey Chernov (Reading)

*Estimation of central statistical moments with the Multilevel Monte Carlo Method*

Wednesday, 14 May, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room MS.01

**Noncommutative Geometry, Number Theory and Dynamics **

Haluk Sengun, (Warwick)

*Noncommutative geometry and arithmetic manifolds*

Wednesday, 14 May, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Midlands Probability Theory Seminar**

Alan Sola (Cambridge)

*Small-particle limits in a regularized Laplacian random growth model*

Thursday, 15 May, 2014, 10:00 am, Room B3.03

Peter Markowich (Cambridge)

*Boltzman-type Models and Free Boundaries for Price Formation*

Thursday, 15 May, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

George Willis

*A Canonical Form for Almost Automorphisms of Trees*

Thursday, 15 May, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Peter Markowich (Cambridge)

*Bohmian Dynamics and Wigner Measures*

Friday, 16 May, 2014

**Non-Symposium Workshop**

Organiser: Andrew Stuart (Warwick)

*EQUIP Brainstorm*

Friday, 16 May, 2014, 9:30 am, Room B3.03

**EQUIP Brainstorm**

Mark Girolami/Andrew Stuart (Warwick)

*Inference Challenges in EQUIP*

Friday, 16 May, 2014, 10:00 am, Room B3.03

**EQUIP Brainstorm**

Daniel Simpson (NTNU)

*Practical spatial statistics*

Friday, 16 May, 2014, 11:30 am, Room B3.03

**EQUIP Brainstorm**

Dave Woods (Southampton)

*Design of Experiments for Computational Models*

Friday, 16 May, 2014, 12:15 pm, Room B3.03

**EQUIP Brainstorm**

Joris Bierkens (Nijmegen)

*Non-reversible Metropolis-Hastings*

Friday, 16 May, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Anita Liebenau (Warwick)

*What is Ramsey-equivalent to the clique?*

Friday, 16 May, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Peter Latham (UCL)

*Neuroscience from a physicist's perspective*

Monday, 19 May, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

Sir Peter Swinnerton-Dyer (Cambridge)

*Solubility and insolubility of certain diagonal quartic surfaces*

Tuesday, 20 May, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems seminar**

Luchezar Stoyanov (Western Australia)

*Spectra of Ruelle transfer operators and large deviations*

Tuesday, 20 May, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Algebraic Geometry**

Angela Gibney (University of Georgia)

*Non-vanishing of conformal blocks divisors*

Tuesday, 20 May, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Jan Volec (Warwick)

*Subcubic triangle-free graphs have fractional chromatic number at most 14/5*

Wednesday, 21 May, 2014, 11:05 am, Room B3.02

**DIMAP Algorithms Day **

Aleksander M dry (EPFL)

*From Graphs to Matrices, and Back: Bridging the Combinatorial and the Continuous*

Wednesday, 21 May, 2014, 12:05 pm, Room B3.02

**DIMAP Algorithms Day**

Edith Elkind (Oxford)

*Preference Aggregation on Structured Domains*

Wednesday, 21 May, 2014, 1:30 pm, Room MS.02

**One Day Ergodic Theory Meeting, **

Markus Fraczek, (Warwick)

*Zeros of the Selberg zeta function and involutions of Maass wave forms*

Wednesday, 21 May, 2014, 2:30 pm, Room B3.02

**DIMAP Algorithms Day**

Leszek G sieniec (Liverpool)

*Ephemeral Networks with Random Availability of Links*

Wednesday, 21 May, 2014, 2:45 pm, Room MS.02

**One Day Ergodic Theory Meeting, **

Gunther Cornelissen, (Utrecht)

*Graph reconstruction and noncommutative geometry*

Wednesday, 21 May, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**DIMAP Algorithms Day**

Graham Cormode (Warwick)

*Parameterized Streaming Algorithms for Vertex Cover*

Wednesday, 21 May, 2014, 4:15 pm, Room MS.02

**One Day Ergodic Theory Meeting, **

Bogdan Nica, (Goettingen)

*Boundaries of hyperbolic groups: dynamics and analysis from a noncommutative viewpoint*

Wednesday, 21 May, 2014, 5:00 pm, Room B3.02

**DIMAP Algorithms Day**

Alexandr Andoni (Microsoft Research)

*Parallel Algorithms for Geometric Graph Problems*

Thursday, 22 May, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

** Algebra Seminar **

Dmitriy Rumynin

*D-Modules and Projective Stacks*

Thursday, 22 May, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry and Topology**

Vaibhav Gadre (Warwick)

*Partial sums of excursions along random geodesics*

Thursday, 22 May, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Highlights and Prospects in the Mathematics of Complexity Science**

Samuel Johnson (DNV GL, London)

*Learning from food webs: The role of trophic coherence in complex systems*

Thursday, 22 May, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room D1.07

**Highlights and Prospects in the Mathematics of Complexity Science**

Young-Ho Eom (Physique Theorique, Universite de Toulouse III)

*Mathematical understanding of complex systems: complex network and data science approach*

Thursday, 22 May, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Highlights and Prospects in the Mathematics of Complexity Science**

Ahmet Sensoy (Borsa Istanbul, Turkey)

*Dynamic spanning trees in stock market networks: the case of Asia-Pacific*

Thursday, 22 May, 2014, 4:30 pm, Room D1.07

**Highlights and Prospects in the Mathematics of Complexity Science**

Tiago Pereira (Imperial College London)

*Dynamics in heterogeneous networks: emergence at various scales*

Thursday, 22 May, 2014, 5:00 pm, Room D1.07

**Highlights and Prospects in the Mathematics of Complexity Science**

Dario Bauso (Universita di Palermo)

*Robust mean-field games*

Friday, 23 May, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Natan Rubin (Paris)

*How many times a Delaunay triangulation can change?*

Friday, 23 May, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Henry Abarbanel (UCSD)

*Data Assimilation as a Physics Inverse Problem*

Monday, 26 May, 2014 — Friday, 30 May, 2014

**Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: S. Adams, J.-D. Deuschel, R. Kotecky

*Gradient random fields*

Monday, 26 May, 2014, 10:00 am, Room MS.01

**Gradient Random Fields**

Marek Biskup (UCLA)

*Extrema of Two-Dimensional Gaussian Free Field*

Monday, 26 May, 2014, 11:30 am, Room MS.01

**Gradient Random Fields**

Roland Bauerschmidt (IAS Princeton)

*Renormalisation Group Analysis of | |4 Models in 4D*

Monday, 26 May, 2014, 2:30 pm, Room MS.01

**Gradient Random Fields**

Rémi Rhodes (Paris)

*Liouville Field Theory*

Monday, 26 May, 2014, 4:15 pm, Room MS.01

**Gradient Random Fields**

Abdelmalek Abdesselam (Virginia)

*A Renormalization Group Construction of a Bosonic Com posite Field with Anomalous Scaling Dimension*

Tuesday, 27 May, 2014, 9:30 am, Room MS.01

**Gradient Random Fields**

Takashi Kumagai (Kyoto)

*Simple Random Walk on the Two-dimensional Uniform Spanning Tree and the Scaling Limits*

Tuesday, 27 May, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.01

**Gradient Random Fields**

Hendrik Weber (Warwick)

*Large Deviations for White-Noise Driven, Nonlinear Stochastic PDEs in Two and Three Dimensions*

Tuesday, 27 May, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.01

**Gradient Random Fields**

Ofer Zeitouni (Rehovot)

*Extremal Processes and Freezing*

Tuesday, 27 May, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room MS.01

**Gradient Random Fields**

Erwin Bolthausen (Zürich)

*Scaling Limits for a Weakly Pinned Gaussian Random Field at a Critical Parameter*

Tuesday, 27 May, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Agelos Georgakopoulos (Warwick)

*Some problems around random walks*

Tuesday, 27 May, 2014, 4:30 pm, Room MS.01

**Gradient Random Fields**

Tyler Helmuth (UBC Vancouver)

*Loop Weighted Walk*

Wednesday, 28 May, 2014, 9:30 am, Room MS.01

**Gradient Random Fields**

Thomas Spencer (IAS Princeton)

*Statistical Mechanics and Random Matrices*

Wednesday, 28 May, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.01

**Gradient Random Fields**

David Brydges (UBC Vancouver)

*Control of Irrelevant Terms in the Wilson Renormalisation Group*

Wednesday, 28 May, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.01

**Gradient Random Fields**

Codina Cotar (UCL London)

*Gradient Interfaces with Disorder*

Wednesday, 28 May, 2014, 1:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Noncommutative Geometry, Number Theory and Dynamics **

Robin Deeley (Clermont-Ferrand)

*Correspondences for Smale spaces*

Thursday, 29 May, 2014, 9:30 am, Room MS.01

**Gradient Randon Fields**

Vincent Vargas (Paris)

*Complex Gaussian Multiplicative Chaos*

Thursday, 29 May, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.01

**Gradient Random Fields**

Margherita Disertori (Bonn)

*Some Results on History Dependent Stochastic Processes*

Thursday, 29 May, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Bob Gilman

*Progress on the Andrews Curtis Conjecture*

Thursday, 29 May, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.01

**Gradient Random Fields**

Jian Ding (Chicago)

*On Multiple Peaks for General Gaussian Processes*

Thursday, 29 May, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry and Topology**

Cliff Earle (Cornell)

*Some global coordinates for Teichmüller space*

Thursday, 29 May, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room MS.01

**Gradient Random Fields**

David Brydges (UBC Vancouver)

*Pierluigi Falco Memorial*

Thursday, 29 May, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.01

**Gradient Random Fields**

Alex Tomberg (UBC Vancouver)

*Critical Correlation Functions for the 4-dimensional n-component | |4 Model*

Thursday, 29 May, 2014, 5:30 pm, Room MS.02

**Regius Professorship Award Lecture**

Martin Hairer (Warwick)

*Taming Infinities*

Friday, 30 May, 2014, 9:30 am, Room MS.01

**Probability Seminar**

Jean-Christophe Mourrat (ENS Lyon)

*Fluctuations in homogenization*

Friday, 30 May, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.01

**Gradient Random Dynamics**

Martin Hairer (Warwick)

*Weak Universality of the KPZ equation*

Friday, 30 May, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.01

**Gradient Random Fields**

Ajay Chandra (Virginia)

*Proving Scale Invariance of a Massless QFT over the p-adics*

Friday, 30 May, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Ofer Zeitouni (Weizmann)

*The Barvinok-Godsil-Gutman permanent estimator and singular values of Gaussian matrices*

Friday, 30 May, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Gabor Elek (Lancaster)

*Limits of finite structures*

Monday, 2 June, 2014 — Friday, 6 June, 2014

**Non-Symposium Workshop**

Organiser: John Cremona

*LMFDB workshop*

Monday, 2 June, 2014, 10:00 am, Room D1.07

**LMFDB workshop**

John Jones (Arizona State University)

*The tame-wild principle: a users guide*

Monday, 2 June, 2014, 1:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day/CoSyDy Meeting: Complex Dynamics in Neuroscience**

Stephen Coombes (Nottingham)

*Neural interface dynamics: from spots to spirals*

Monday, 2 June, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day/CoSyDy Meeting: Complex Dynamics in Neuroscience**

Wessel Woldman (Exeter)

*Modelling of epileptic seizures: internal dynamics and network connectivity structure in a bistable setting*

Monday, 2 June, 2014, 2:20 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day/CoSyDy Meeting: Complex Dynamics in Neuroscience**

Roman Borisyuk (Plymouth)

*Mathematical modelling of oscillatory basal ganglia activity in normal and Parkinsonian condition*

Monday, 2 June, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

Robert Osburn (Dublin)

*The mock modularity of q-hypergeometric series*

Monday, 2 June, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day/CoSyDy Meeting: Complex Dynamics in Neuroscience**

Maciej Krupa (INRIA)

*Multiple timescales, canards, mixed-mode oscillations and bursting in mathematical neuroscience*

Monday, 2 June, 2014, 4:30 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day/CoSyDy Meeting: Complex Dynamics in Neuroscience**

Francesco Fermani (Warwick)

*From experimentally verified neuron models to the spatiotemporal dynamics of neuronal fields*

Monday, 2 June, 2014, 4:50 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day/CoSyDy Meeting: Complex Dynamics in Neuroscience**

Rachel Nicks (Birmingham)

*Standing and travelling waves in a spherical brain model*

Tuesday, 3 June, 2014, 9:30 am, Room D1.07

**LMFDB workshop**

Sally Koutsoliotas (Bucknell)

*A short introduction to the brief introduction to motives*

Tuesday, 3 June, 2014, 10:00 am, Room D1.07

**LMFDB workshop**

David Roberts (Minnesota)

*A brief introduction to motives*

Tuesday, 3 June, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Bartosz Walczak (Jagiellonian University in Krakow)

*Minors and dimension*

Wednesday, 4 June, 2014, 10:00 am, Room D1.07

**LMFDB workshop**

Aurel Page (Bordeaux)

*Computing Kleinian Modular Forms*

Wednesday, 4 June, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Postgraduate Seminar**

David McCormick (Warwick)

*Fractional derivatives, functional analysis and fluid dynamics*

Wednesday, 4 June, 2014, 1:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Noncommutative Geometry, Number Theory and Dynamics **

Magnus Goffeng, (Hannover)

*Finite summability on Cuntz Krieger algebras*

Wednesday, 4 June, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Probability Seminar**

Zhongyang Li (Cambridge)

*Self-avoiding walks on regular graphs*

Thursday, 5 June, 2014, 10:00 am, Room D1.07

**LMFDB workshop**

Maarten Derickx (Leiden)

*The rational group structure of modular Jacobians*

Thursday, 5 June, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry and Topology **

Grant Lakeland (UIUC)

*Systoles and Dehn surgery for hyperbolic 3-manifolds*

Friday, 6 June, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Benjamin Schlein (Bonn)

*Hartree-Fock dynamics for weakly interacting fermions*

Monday, 9 June, 2014, Room MS.03

**Non-Symposium Workshop**

Organiser: Paul Chleboun (Warwick)

*Glassy Systems and Constrained Stochastic Dynamics*

Monday, 9 June, 2014, 10:00 am, Room MS.03

**Glassy Systems and Constrained Stochastic Dynamics (MiR@W day)**

Fabio Martinelli (Roma Tre)

*East model: mixing time, cutoff and dynamical heterogeneities*

Monday, 9 June, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.03

**Glassy Systems and Constrained Stochastic Dynamics (MiR@W day)**

Alessandra Faggionato (La Sapienza)

*East-like processes*

Monday, 9 June, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Glassy Systems and Constrained Stochastic Dynamics (MiR@W day)**

Peter Sollich (King's College London)

*Large deviations of the dynamical activity in the East model: analysing structure in biased trajectories*

Monday, 9 June, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Glassy Systems and Constrained Stochastic Dynamics (MiR@W day)**

Robert Jack (Bath)

*Metastable states and their consequences, in kinetically constrained models and plaquette spin systems*

Monday, 9 June, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

Peter Bruin (Warwick)

*Computation aspects of modular Galois res*

Monday, 9 June, 2014, 4:40 pm, Room MS.03

**Glassy Systems and Constrained Stochastic Dynamics (MiR@W day)**

Oriane Blondel (Paris 7)

*Front progression in the East model*

Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, 9:30 am, Room MS.03

**Glassy Systems and Constrained Stochastic Dynamics**

Juan P. Garrahan (Nottingham)

*Kinetically constrained models, from classical to quantum*

Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.03

**Glassy Systems and Constrained Stochastic Dynamics**

Vivien Lecomte (Paris VII)

*Finite-size effects for the dynamical phase coexistence in a mean-field kinetically constrained model*

Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Glassy Systems and Constrained Stochastic Dynamics**

Takahiro Nemoto (Kyoto)

*Computation of Large Deviation Statistics via Iterative Measurement-and-Feedback*

Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room MS.03

**Glassy Systems and Constrained Stochastic Dynamics**

Frédéric van Wijland (Paris 7)

*Comparing two dynamics with the same energy landscape*

Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

** DIMAP Seminar **

Laszlo Miklos Lovasz (MIT)

*The height of the tower in Szemeredi's regularity lemma*

Tuesday, 10 June, 2014, 4:40 pm, Room MS.03

**Glassy Systems and Constrained Stochastic Dynamics**

Arturo Leos Zamorategui (Paris VII)

*Anomalous scaling in the glassy dynamics of the Fredrickson-Andersen model in 1+1 dimensions*

Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, 9:30 am, Room MS.03

**Glassy Systems and Constrained Stochastic Dynamics**

Mike Moore (Manchester)

*Glasses and Jamming: lessons from hard disks in a narrow channel*

Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, 10:50 am, Room MS.03

**Glassy Systems and Constrained Stochastic Dynamics**

Ludovic Berthier (Universite de Montpellier II)

*Thermodynamic fluctuations in spin and atomic models of supercooled liquids*

Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, 11:50 am, Room MS.03

**Glassy Systems and Constrained Stochastic Dynamics**

Gilles Tarjus (Paris VI)

*Effective theories of the glass transition: thermodynamic versus dynamic approaches*

Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Gareth Tracey (Warwick)

*How many elements does it take to generate a finite permutation group?*

Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**SIAM Warwick Student Chapter**

Jonathan Carter (E.On)

*Equations I Have Known in the Petroleum Business*

Wednesday, 11 June, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Probability Seminar**

Thomas Duquesne (Paris)

*Exceptionnally small balls in stable trees*

Thursday, 12 June, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Analysis Seminar**

Ben Sharp (Imperial)

*Global estimates and energy identities for harmonic maps*

Thursday, 12 June, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Alina Vdovina

*Combinatorial structure of fake algebraic surfaces*

Thursday, 12 June, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry and Topology **

John Mackay (Bristol)

*Low density random groups and conformal dimension*

Thursday, 12 June, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Analysis Seminar**

Giuseppe Tinaglia (KCL)

*On the topology of the limits of a sequence of embedded minimal disks*

Friday, 13 June, 2014, Room B3.03

**Non-Symposium Workshop**

Organiser: Vaibhav Gadre (Warwick)

*SL(2,R) dynamics on moduli space*

Friday, 13 June, 2014, 9:30 am, Room B3.03

**SL(2,R) dynamics on moduli space**

Jonathan Chaika (Utah)

*The limit set in PMF of some Teichmueller geodesics*

Friday, 13 June, 2014, 11:15 am, Room B3.03

**SL(2,R) dynamics on moduli space**

Alex Eskin (Chicago)

*SL(2,R) invariant splittings of the Hodge bundle*

Friday, 13 June, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar **

Andrzej Grzesik (Krakow)

*Around the Caccetta-Haggkvist Conjecture*

Friday, 13 June, 2014, 2:15 pm, Room B3.03

**SL(2,R) dynamics on moduli space**

Jaydev Athreya (Illinois)

*Counting for Right-Angled Billiards*

Friday, 13 June, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**SL(2,R) dynamics on moduli space**

John Smillie (Warwick)

*Translation surfaces and number fields*

Monday, 16 June, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**MiR@W day: Mathematical Biology**

Professor Karl Hadeler (Universitat Tubingen)

*Damping and excitation by quiescent or dormant phases*

Monday, 16 June, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

Fredrik Strömberg (Nottingham)

*Subgroups of the modular group and symmetries*

Wednesday, 18 June, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Postgraduate Seminar**

Giannis Moutsinas (Warwick)

*Asymptotic series and Borel-Laplace summation*

Wednesday, 18 June, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Probability Seminar**

Greg Pavliotis (Imperial)

*Accelerating convergence to equilibrium for diffusion processes*

Thursday, 19 June, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Algebra Seminar**

Dmitriy Rumynin (Warwick)

*D-Modules and Projective Stacks, part 2*

Thursday, 19 June, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Statistical Mechanics**

Dmitry Belyaev (Oxford)

*Random plane wave*

Friday, 20 June, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Balazs Udvari (Szeged)

*The rectilinear crossing number of $K_n$*

Friday, 20 June, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Colloquium**

Yves Le Jan (Orsay)

*Markov loop ensembles*

Monday, 23 June, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

David Loeffler (Warwick)

*The finiteness of p-parts of Tate–Shafarevich groups*

Thursday, 26 June, 2014, 12:30 pm, Room B3.03

**Analysis Seminar**

Luan Hoang (Texas Tech University)

*Single and Multi Phase Forchheimer Flows in Porous Media*

Friday, 27 June, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Combinatorics Seminar**

Jon Noel (Oxford)

*Choosability of Graphs With Bounded Order*

Sunday, 29 June, 2014, Room MS.B3.03

**Non Symposium Workshop**

Organiser: Andrew Stuart (Warwick)

*Short Course in High Dimensional Filtering*

Sunday, 29 June, 2014, 9:15 am, Room MS.B3.03

**Short Course in High Dimensional Filtering**

Andrew Stuart (Warwick)

*Lecture 1*

Sunday, 29 June, 2014, 11:30 am, Room MS.B3.03

**Short Course in High Dimensional Filtering**

Konstantinos Zygalakis (Southampton)

*Lecture 2*

Sunday, 29 June, 2014, 2:30 pm, Room MS.B3.03

**Short Course in High Dimensional Filtering**

Kody Law (KAUST)

*Lecture 3*

Sunday, 29 June, 2014, 4:45 pm, Room MS.B3.03

**Short Course in High Dimensional Filtering**

Di Qi and Nan Chen (NYU)

*Lecture 4*

Monday, 30 June, 2014 — Wednesday, 2 July, 2014 , Room B3.03

**Non Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: Andy Majda, Andrew Stuart

*Filtering High Dimensional Complex Systems*

Monday, 30 June, 2014 — Thursday, 3 July, 2014

**Non-Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: Florian Bouyer, Jenny Cooley, Heline Deconinck, Karim El Haloui, David McCormick, Ben Pooley

*YRM 2014*

Monday, 30 June, 2014, 9:15 am, Room MS.B3.03

**Filtering High Dimensional Complex Systems**

Andy Majda (NYU)

*Data Driven Methods for Complex Turbulent Systems*

Monday, 30 June, 2014, 10:00 am, Room MS.B3.03

**Filtering High Dimensional Complex Systems**

Marc Bocquet (CEREA)

*Parameter Estimation with the Iterative Ensemble Kalman Smoother and Application to a Coupled Meteorological/Tracer Low-order Model*

Monday, 30 June, 2014, 11:30 am, Room MS.B3.03

**Filtering High Dimensional Complex Systems**

Michal Branicki (Edinburgh)

*Quantifying Bayesian Filter Performance Through Information Theory*

Monday, 30 June, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.02

**YRM 2014: Analysis & PDEs Keynote**

Prof. John Ball (Oxford)

*Mathematics of Interfaces in Solids*

Monday, 30 June, 2014, 2:45 pm, Room MS.B3.03

**Filtering High Dimensional Complex Systems**

Mike Fisher (ECMWF)

*Time-parallel algorithms for Variational Data Assimilation*

Monday, 30 June, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Algebra**

Oliver King (City University of London)

*The modular re theory of diagram algebras*

Monday, 30 June, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room MS.03

**YRM 2014: Analysis & PDEs**

Pravin Madhavan (Warwick)

*Adaptive Refinement for Partial Differential Equations on Surfaces*

Monday, 30 June, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room MS.04

**YRM 2014: Topology**

Samuel Evington (Glasgow)

*Classification of C*-algebras*

Monday, 30 June, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Algebra**

Wenqing Tao (QMUL)

*Deformation of differential graded algebra and pre-Lie algebra*

Monday, 30 June, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.03

**YRM 2014: Analysis & PDEs**

Katharina Schade (TU Darmstadt)

*Strong Dynamics of Nematic Liquid Crystal Flows: The Quasilinear approach*

Monday, 30 June, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.04

**YRM 2014: Topology**

Robert Kropholler (Oxford)

*CAT(0) structures for Free-by-Cyclic Groups*

Monday, 30 June, 2014, 4:15 pm, Room MS.B3.03

**Filtering High Dimensional Complex Systems**

Ian Grooms (NYU)

*Multiscale Filtering with Superparameterization*

Monday, 30 June, 2014, 4:30 pm, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Algebra**

Christopher Fish (Sheffield)

*Quantized connected Weyl algebras*

Monday, 30 June, 2014, 4:30 pm, Room MS.03

**YRM 2014: Analysis & PDEs**

Andrew Lam (Warwick)

*Modelling surfactants in two phase flow*

Monday, 30 June, 2014, 4:30 pm, Room MS.04

**YRM 2014: Topology**

Bei Liu (Göttingen)

*Uniqueness of T-duality isomorphism*

Monday, 30 June, 2014, 5:00 pm, Room MS.02

**YRM 2014: Probability & Statistics Keynote**

Dr. Hugo Duminil-Copin (Geneva)

*The self-avoiding walk on the hexagonal lattice: from combinatorics to Conformal Field Theory*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 9:15 am, Room MS.B3.03

**Filtering High Dimensional Complex Systems**

Ibrahim Hoteit (KAUST)

*Targeted Sampling for Gaussian-Mixture Filtering High Dimensional Systems with Small Ensembles*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 9:30 am, Room MS.02

**YRM 2014: Plenary Lecture**

Prof. Jeremy Gray (Open/Warwick)

*It's too late now! What you might have done starting out a long time ago*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 10:00 am, Room MS.B3.03

**Filtering High Dimensional Complex Systems**

Kayo Ide (UMD)

*Coping with Multi-scale in Ensemble Data Assimilation*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Algebra**

Emilio Pierro (Birkbeck)

*Beauville Surfaces and Beauville Groups*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.03

**YRM 2014: Analysis & PDEs**

Daniel Seco (Warwick)

*Cyclic functions in the bidisk*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.04

**YRM 2014: Number Theory**

Coline Wiatrowski (Lyon 1)

*Some algebraic properties of Stark units*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.05

**YRM 2014: Fluid Mechanics**

Leonor Garcia Gutierrez (Warwick)

*Multi-particle collision dynamics modelling of microflows*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 11:30 am, Room MS.B3.03

**Filtering High Dimensional Complex Systems**

Kody Law (KAUST)

*A Deterministic Approach to Filtering and EnKF for Continuous Stochastic Processes Observed at Discrete Times*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 11:30 am, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Algebra**

Anna Schroeder (St Andrews)

*The Building Blocks of Group Theory and the Structure of Classical Groups*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 11:30 am, Room MS.03

**YRM 2014: Analysis & PDEs**

Richard Awonusika (Sussex)

*The Selberg Zeta Function and Determinant of the Laplacian on Compact Hyperbolic Surfaces*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 11:30 am, Room MS.04

**YRM 2014: Number Theory**

Yukako Kezuka (Cambridge)

*On the p-part of the Birch–Swinnerton-Dyer conjecture for elliptic curves with CM by the ring of integers of $\mathbb{Q}(\sqrt {-3})$*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 11:30 am, Room MS.05

**YRM 2014: Maths & Physics**

Gary Willis (Imperial)

*Correlation functions and the wave-vector dependent surface tension in a toy density functional model of the liquid-vapour interface*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Algebra**

Tom Harris (Southampton)

*Binary complexes and algebraic K-theory*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**YRM 2014: Analysis & PDEs**

Javed Hussain (York)

*Non-linear Heat equation on Hilbert Manifold*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.04

**YRM 2014: Number Theory**

Yuchao Wang (Bristol)

*Almost prime points on certain cubic surfaces*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.05

**YRM 2014: Maths & Physics**

Emilio Zappa (York)

*An introduction to the mathematics of quasicrystals*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Maths & Biology Keynote**

Prof. Rebecca Hoyle (Surrey)

*Maternal effects and environmental change*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.02

**YRM 2014: Algebra Keynote**

Dr. Colva Roney-Dougal (St Andrews)

*Groups, diagrams and geometries*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 2:45 pm, Room MS.B3.03

**Filtering High Dimensional Complex Systems**

Maella Nodet (INRIA)

*Accounting for Correlated Observation Errors in Image Data Assimilation*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Algebra**

Dandan Yang (York)

*Maximal subgroups of free idempotent generated semigroups*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room MS.03

**YRM 2014: Analysis & PDEs**

Katie Gittins (Bristol)

*Heat Flow Problems in \R^m, m >= 2*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room MS.04

**YRM 2014: Number Theory**

Chris Williams (Warwick)

*Overconvergent modular symbols over imaginary quadratic fields*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room MS.05

**YRM 2014: Maths & Biology**

Laila Alsharief (York)

*Bioconvection as a Mechanism to Promote Biodiversity*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Algebra**

James Hyde (St Andrews)

*Sierpinski Rank*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.03

**YRM 2014: Analysis & PDEs**

Matthew Thorpe (Warwick)

*Convergence of the k-Means Method Using Gamma-Convergence*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.04

**YRM 2014: Number Theory**

Simon Myerson (Oxford)

*"Moat lemmas" and mean values of exponential sums*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**YRM 2014: Maths & Biology**

Rudianto Artiono (York)

*A Simple Transmission Model of Leptospirosis in Rodent Populations*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 4:15 pm, Room MS.B3.03

**Filtering High Dimensional Complex Systems**

Sebastian Reich (Potsdam)

*Particle Filter for High-dimensional Problems: Combining Optimal Transportation with Localisation*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 4:30 pm, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Algebra**

Rida-e Zenab (York)

*lambda-Zappa-Szép products*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 4:30 pm, Room MS.03

**YRM 2014: Analysis & PDEs**

Michael Tsardakas (Heriot-Watt)

*Mathematics of Crime*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 5:00 pm, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Maths & Physics Keynote**

Prof. Robert Mackay (Warwick)

*A kinematic explanation for gamma-ray bursts*

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014, 5:00 pm, Room MS.02

**YRM 2014: Set Theory & Logic Keynote**

Dr. Thomas Forster (Cambridge)

*The Axiom of Choice: what it means and what it does*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 9:15 am, Room MS.B3.03

**Filtering High Dimensional Complex Systems**

Daniel Sanz-Alonso & Abhishek Shukla (Warwick)

*Controlling Unpredictability with Partial Observations*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 9:30 am, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Differential Geometry Keynote**

Prof. Peter Topping (Warwick)

*An introduction to Differential Harnack Inequalities*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 9:30 am, Room MS.02

**YRM 2014: Number Theory Keynote**

Prof. Roger Heath-Brown (Oxford)

*Diophantine equations: Algebra, Geometry, Analysis & Logic*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 10:00 am, Room MS.B3.03

**Filtering High Dimensional Complex Systems**

Peter Jan Van Leeuwen (Reading)

*Non-degenerate particle filters for high-dimensional systems*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Algebraic Geometry**

Ian Vincent (Warwick)

*Bounding lines on K3 Surfaces*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.03

**YRM 2014: Analysis & PDEs**

Evangelos Papoutsellis (Cambridge)

*Total Variation Regularisation in Measurement and Image space for PET reconstruction*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.04

**YRM 2014: Dynamical Systems**

Luke Adamson (Portsmouth)

*Renormalisation of correlations in a barrier billiard: Quadratic irrational trajectories*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 11:30 am, Room MS.B3.03

**Filtering High Dimensional Complex Systems**

Andy Majda (NYU)

*Algorithms for Multiscale Filtering of Complex Turbulent Systems*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 11:30 am, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Algebraic Geometry**

Lore Kesteloot (KU Leuven)

*The specialization index*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 11:30 am, Room MS.03

**YRM 2014: Analysis & PDEs**

Giovanni Alberti (Oxford)

*Elliptic regularity theory applied to time harmonic Maxwell's equations*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 11:30 am, Room MS.04

**YRM 2014: Dynamical Systems**

Sascha Troscheit (St Andrews)

*Have I been here before? — Recurrence in dynamical systems*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Algebra**

Jenni Awang (St Andrews)

*Semigroups: Spot The Difference*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.03

**YRM 2014: Analysis & PDEs**

Judith Campos Cordero (Oxford)

*Sufficient conditions for regularity of extremals in the Calculus of Variations*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.04

**YRM 2014: Number Theory**

Christopher White (Bristol)

*Primes in an arithmetic progression in short intervals*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 12:30 pm, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Algebra**

Josephine French (Oxford)

*Loop spaces, ind-schemes and other stuff*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 12:30 pm, Room MS.03

**YRM 2014: Analysis & PDEs**

Michela Egidi (Durham)

*Lifted Pestov's identity for principle bundles and dynamical applications*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 12:30 pm, Room MS.04

**YRM 2014: Number Theory**

Mairi Walker (Open)

*Even integer continued fractions: A geometric approach*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Dynamical Systems Keynote**

Prof. Gwynneth Stallard (Open)

*The role of the escaping set in complex dynamics*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.02

**YRM 2014: Algebraic Geometry Keynote**

Dr. Tom Coates (Imperial)

*Mirror Symmetry*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Algebra**

Rachael Carey (St Andrews)

*Graph Automatic Semigroups*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room MS.03

**YRM 2014: Financial Maths**

MingJie Hao (Kent)

*Multiple Equilibria, Adverse Selection and Loss Coverage in Insurance*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room MS.04

**YRM 2014: Number Theory**

Christophe Debry (KU Leuven)

*Special L-values in positive characteristic*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Algebra**

Alex McLeman (St Andrews)

*Cayley Automaton Semigroups*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.03

**YRM 2014: Probability**

Stefan Walter (TU Darmstadt)

*Mean curvature motion for a model of spatial random permutations*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.04

**YRM 2014: Number Theory**

Alejandro Argaez-Garcia (Warwick)

*Galois Res*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 4:30 pm, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Set Theory & Logic**

Anja Komatar (Leeds)

*Classification of Ramsey classes of coloured partial orders*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 4:30 pm, Room MS.04

**YRM 2014: Number Theory**

Francesca Balestrieri (Oxford)

*Methods to solve Diophantine equations*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 5:00 pm, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Financial Maths Keynote**

Prof. Saul Jacka (Warwick)

*An introduction to math finance with transaction costs*

Wednesday, 2 July, 2014, 5:00 pm, Room MS.02

**YRM 2014: Topology Keynote**

Dr. Saul Schleimer (Warwick)

*Algorithmic topology*

Thursday, 3 July, 2014 — Friday, 4 July, 2014 , Room B3.03

**Non Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: Charlie Elliott, Andrew Stuart

*Short Lecture Course on Rare Events*

Thursday, 3 July, 2014, 9:30 am, Room MS.B3.03

**Short Lecture Course on Rare Events**

Eric Vanden Eijden (Courant)

*Lecture 1*

Thursday, 3 July, 2014, 9:30 am, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Fluid Mechanics Keynote**

Prof. John Gibbon (Imperial)

*The incompressible 3D Euler and Navier-Stokes equations: how much do we know?*

Thursday, 3 July, 2014, 9:30 am, Room MS.02

**YRM 2014: Combinatorics Keynote**

Dr. David Conlon (Oxford)

*On the grid Ramsey problem and related questions*

Thursday, 3 July, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Algebra**

Charles Cox (Southampton)

*Automorphisms and The Conjugacy Problem for Houghton's Groups*

Thursday, 3 July, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.03

**YRM 2014: Probability**

Owen Daniel (Warwick)

*Loops, Soups, and Bosons*

Thursday, 3 July, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.04

**YRM 2014: Combinatorics**

Balázs Udvari (Warwick)

*On the minimum number of convex quadrilaterals*

Thursday, 3 July, 2014, 11:30 am, Room MS.01

**YRM 2014: Algebra**

Louise Sutton (QMUL)

*The graded dimension of Specht modules*

Thursday, 3 July, 2014, 11:30 am, Room MS.03

**YRM 2014: Probability**

Martine Barons (Warwick)

*Algebraic Statistics for Bayesian Networks*

Thursday, 3 July, 2014, 11:30 am, Room MS.04

**YRM 2014: Combinatorics**

Andrew Collins (Warwick)

*The speed of hereditary properties of graphs*

Thursday, 3 July, 2014, 11:45 am, Room MS.B3.03

**Short Lecture Course on Rare Events**

Eric Vanden Eijden (Courant)

*Lecture 2*

Thursday, 3 July, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.02

**YRM 2014: Plenary Lecture**

Prof. Ian Stewart (Warwick)

*Network Models of Visual Illusions and Rivalry*

Thursday, 3 July, 2014, 2:15 pm, Room MS.B3.03

**Short Lecture Course on Rare Events**

Weinan E (Princeton)

*Research Seminar 1*

Friday, 4 July, 2014, 9:30 am, Room MS.B3.03

**Short Lecture Course on Rare Events**

Weinan E (Princeton)

*Lecture 3*

Friday, 4 July, 2014, 11:45 am, Room MS.B3.03

**Short Lecture Course on Rare Events**

Weinan E (Princeton)

*Lecture 4*

Friday, 4 July, 2014, 2:15 pm, Room MS.B3.03

**Short Lecture Course on Rare Events**

Eric Vanden Eijden (Courant)

*Research Seminar 2*

Thursday, 31 July, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Geometry and Topology seminar**

Grace Work (UIUC)

*Gap distributions for saddle connections on the octagon*

Friday, 1 August, 2014, Room B3.02

**Non Symposium Workshop**

Organiser: Andrew Stuart (Warwick)

*EQUIP Familiarization*

Thursday, 28 August, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.B3.02

**East Midlands Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Michael Scheutzow (TU-Berlin)

*Synchronization by noise*

Thursday, 28 August, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room MS.B3.02

**East Midlands Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Robert Philipowski (Luxembourg)

*Martingales on manifolds with time-dependent connection*

Thursday, 28 August, 2014, 4:30 pm, Room MS.B3.02

**East Midlands Stochastic Analysis Seminar**

Atsushi Atsuji (Keio)

*Diffusions and some function theoretic properties of complex lamination*

Monday, 1 September, 2014 — Friday, 5 September, 2014

**Non-Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: A. Atsuji, K.D. Elworthy, Xue-Mei Li, H, Matsumoto

*UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School*

Monday, 1 September, 2014 — Thursday, 9 July, 2015

**Derived Categories and Applications **

Organisers: Miles Reid, Timothy Logvinenko, Dmitry Rumynin, Toby Stafford

*2014-15 Warwick EPSRC Symposium on Derived Categories and Applications*

Monday, 1 September, 2014, 10:30 am, Room MS.02

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

H. Kunita (Kyushu)

*Stochastic Flows and Adjoint Processes*

Monday, 1 September, 2014, 11:30 am, Room MS.02

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

H. Osada (Kyushu University)

*Infinite-dimensional Stochastic Differential Equations Arising From Random Matrix Theory I*

Monday, 1 September, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.02

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Tom Cass (Imperial)

*Constrained Rough Paths*

Monday, 1 September, 2014, 2:30 pm, Room MS.02

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Horatio Boedihardjo (Oxford)

*Iterated Integrals of a Rough Path: Uniqueness*

Monday, 1 September, 2014, 3:45 pm, Room MS.02

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Seiichiro Kusuoka (Kyoto)

*Hölder and Lipschitz Continuity of the Solutions to Parabolic Equations of Non-divergence Type*

Monday, 1 September, 2014, 4:15 pm, Room MS.02

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Martin Hairer (Warwick)

*Regularity Structures I*

Tuesday, 2 September, 2014, 9:30 am, Room MS.02

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Kazuhiro Kuwae (Kumamoto)

*Gaugeability and Conditional Gaugeability for Generalized Feynman-Kac Functionals*

Tuesday, 2 September, 2014, 10:00 am, Room MS.02

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

H. Zhao (Loughborough)

*Random Periodic Solutions*

Tuesday, 2 September, 2014, 11:15 am, Room MS.02

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Tomoyuki Shirai (Kyushu)

*Absolute Continuity and Singularity for the Ginibre Point Process and its Palm Measures*

Tuesday, 2 September, 2014, 11:45 am, Room MS.02

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

H. Osada (Kyushu University)

*Infinite-dimensional Stochastic Differential Equations Arising From Random Matrix Theory II*

Tuesday, 2 September, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.02

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Yue Wu (Loughborough)

*Random Periodic Solutions of SDEs With Linear Multiplicative Noise*

Tuesday, 2 September, 2014, 2:15 pm, Room MS.02

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

James Thompson (Warwick)

*An Asymptotic Relation for the Integrated Heat Kernel*

Tuesday, 2 September, 2014, 2:30 pm, Room MS.02

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Nobuaki Naganuma (Tohoku)

*Exact Convergence Rate of the Wong-Zakai Approximation to RDEs Driven by Gaussian Rough Paths*

Tuesday, 2 September, 2014, 2:45 pm, Room MS.02

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Wilfrid Kendall (Warwick)

*Shy Couplings, CAT(0) Spaces, and the Lion and Man*

Tuesday, 2 September, 2014, 3:45 pm, Room MS.02

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Kazumasa Kuwada (Tokyo Institute of Technology)

*On the Speed in Transportation Costs of Heat Distributions*

Tuesday, 2 September, 2014, 4:15 pm, Room MS.02

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Thierry Levy (Paris 6 )

*Two Dimensional Yang-Mills Theory: A Case Study in Non-perturbative Gauge Theory I*

Wednesday, 3 September, 2014, 9:30 am, Room MS.01

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Martin Hairer (Warwick)

*Regularity Structures II*

Wednesday, 3 September, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.01

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Kiyotaki Suzaki (Osaka)

*An SDE Approach to Leafwise Diffusions on Foliated Spaces and its Applications*

Wednesday, 3 September, 2014, 11:15 am, Room MS.01

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Tusheng Zhang (Manchester University)

*Smoothness of Solutions of SDEs With Singular Coefficients*

Wednesday, 3 September, 2014, 11:45 am, Room MS.01

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Thierry Levy (Paris 6 )

*Two Dimensional Yang-Mills Theory: A Case Study in Non-perturbative Gauge Theory II*

Thursday, 4 September, 2014, 9:30 am, Room MS.01

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

D. Crisan (Imperial)

*Kusuoka-Stroock Gradient Bounds for the Solution of the Filtering Equation*

Thursday, 4 September, 2014, 10:00 am, Room MS.01

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Michela Ottobre (Imperial)

*Diffusion Limit for Random Walk Metropolis Algorithm out of Stationarity*

Thursday, 4 September, 2014, 11:15 am, Room MS.01

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Neils Jacob (Swansea)

*Transition Functions of Levy Processes and Geometry*

Thursday, 4 September, 2014, 11:45 am, Room MS.01

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

H. Osada (Kyushu University)

*Infinite-dimensional Stochastic Differential Equations Arising From Random Matrix Theory III*

Thursday, 4 September, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.01

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Maria Veretennikova (Warwick)

*Controlled Fractional Dynamics*

Thursday, 4 September, 2014, 2:15 pm, Room MS.01

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Christian Fonseca-Mora (Sheffield)

*Stochastic Partial Differential Equations with Lévy Noise in Duals of Nuclear Spaces*

Thursday, 4 September, 2014, 2:30 pm, Room MS.01

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Carina Geldhauser (Bonn)

*Existence of Solutions to an SPDE with Longrange Interactions*

Thursday, 4 September, 2014, 2:45 pm, Room MS.01

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Yuzuru Inahama (Nagoya)

*Short Time Kernel Asymptotics for Rough Differential Equation Driven by Fractional Brownian motion*

Thursday, 4 September, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.01

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Martin Hairer (Warwick)

*Regularity Structures III*

Friday, 5 September, 2014, 9:30 am, Room MS.01

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Takafumi Amaba (Ritsumeikan University, Shiga)

*An Integration by Parts on Space of Loops*

Friday, 5 September, 2014, 10:00 am, Room MS.01

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Yuxin Yang (Imperial)

*The Clark-Ocone Approach to Hodge Theory by Examples*

Friday, 5 September, 2014, 11:15 am, Room MS.01

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Ryoichi Suzuki (Keio)

*Explicit Res of Locally Risk-minimizing Hedging Strategy for Lévy Markets*

Friday, 5 September, 2014, 11:30 am, Room MS.01

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

David Applebaum (Sheffield)

*Stationary Random Fields on Unitary Duals of Compact Groups*

Friday, 5 September, 2014, 12:00 pm, Room MS.01

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Thierry Levy (Paris 6 )

*Two Dimensional Yang-Mills Theory: A Case Study in Non-perturbative Gauge Theory III*

Friday, 5 September, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.01

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Hiroshi Kawabi (Okayama University)

*Weak Convergence of Laws of Nonsymmetric Random Walks on Crystal Lattices*

Friday, 5 September, 2014, 2:30 pm, Room MS.01

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Naotaka Kajino (Kobe University)

*Continuity and Estimates of the Transition Density of the Liouville Brownian Motion*

Friday, 5 September, 2014, 3:45 pm, Room MS.01

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Setsuo Taniguchi (Kyushu University)

*Diffusion Processes on CR-manifolds*

Friday, 5 September, 2014, 4:15 pm, Room MS.01

**UK-Japan Stochastic Analysis School**

Masatoshi Fukushima (Osaka)

*Stochastic Komatu-Loewner Evolutions and Brownian Motion With Darning*

Monday, 8 September, 2014 — Friday, 12 September, 2014

**Symposium**

Organisers: A. Efimov, T. Logvinenko, M. Reid

*Introductory School on Derived Categories*

Monday, 8 September, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Introductory School on Derived Categories**

Tom Bridgeland (Sheffield)

*Introduction to derived categories and stability conditions I*

Monday, 8 September, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room B3.03

**Introductory School on Derived Categories**

Alexander Kuznetsov (Steklov Institute)

*Semiorthogonal decomposition of derived categories I*

Monday, 8 September, 2014, 5:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Introductory School on Derived Categories**

Timothy Logvinenko (Cardiff)

*Introduction to DG-categories I*

Tuesday, 9 September, 2014, 10:00 am, Room B3.03

**Introductory School on Derived Categories**

Tom Bridgeland (Sheffield)

*Introduction to derived categories and stability conditions II*

Tuesday, 9 September, 2014, 11:30 am, Room B3.03

**Introductory School on Derived Categories**

Alexander Kuznetsov (Steklov Institute)

*Semiorthogonal decomposition of derived categories II*

Tuesday, 9 September, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Introductory School on Derived Categories**

Timothy Logvinenko (Cardiff)

*Introduction to DG-categories II*

Tuesday, 9 September, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Introductory School on Derived Categories**

Alexander Kuznetsov (Steklov Institute)

*Semiorthogonal decomposition of derived categories III*

Wednesday, 10 September, 2014, 10:00 am, Room B3.03

**Introductory School on Derived Categories**

Tom Bridgeland (Sheffield)

*Introduction to derived categories and stability conditions III*

Wednesday, 10 September, 2014, 11:30 am, Room B3.03

**Introductory School on Derived Categories**

Alexander Kuznetsov (Steklov Institute)

*Semiorthogonal decomposition of derived categories IV*

Wednesday, 10 September, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Introductory School on Derived Categories**

Timothy Logvinenko (Cardiff)

*Introduction to DG-categories III*

Wednesday, 10 September, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Introductory School on Derived Categories**

Hiraku Nakajima (RIMS)

*TBA*

Thursday, 11 September, 2014, 10:00 am, Room B3.03

**Introductory School on Derived Categories**

Tom Bridgeland (Sheffield)

*Introduction to derived categories and stability conditions IV*

Thursday, 11 September, 2014, 11:30 am, Room B3.03

**Introductory School on Derived Categories**

Alexander Kuznetsov (Steklov Institute)

*Semiorthogonal decomposition of derived categories V*

Thursday, 11 September, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Introductory School on Derived Categories**

Timothy Logvinenko (Cardiff)

*Introduction to DG-categories IV*

Thursday, 11 September, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Introductory School on Derived Categories**

Tom Bridgeland (Sheffield)

*Introduction to derived categories and stability conditions V*

Friday, 12 September, 2014, 10:00 am, Room B3.03

**Introductory School on Derived Categories**

Tom Bridgeland (Sheffield)

*Introduction to derived categories and stability conditions VI*

Friday, 12 September, 2014, 11:30 am, Room B3.03

**Introductory School on Derived Categories**

Alexander Kuznetsov (Steklov Institute)

*Semiorthogonal decomposition of derived categories VI*

Friday, 12 September, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Introductory School on Derived Categories**

Timothy Logvinenko (Cardiff)

*Introduction to DG-categories V*

Friday, 12 September, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Introductory School on Derived Categories**

Dominic Joyce (Oxford)

*D-manifolds and derived differential geometry*

Monday, 15 September, 2014 — Thursday, 18 September, 2014 , Room MS.02

**Non-Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: Giovanni Leoni (CMU), Christoph Ortner (Warwick) and Florian Theil (Warwick)

*PIRE Workshop: Atomistic and Multi-Scale Models of Materials*

Monday, 15 September, 2014 — Friday, 19 September, 2014

**Symposium Workshop**

Organisers: A. Craw, M. Reid, T. Logvinenko

*McKay Correspondance, Orbifolds, Quivers*

Monday, 15 September, 2014, 10:00 am, Room MS.02

**PIRE Workshop**

Michael Ortiz (Caltech)

*Atomistic Long-term Simulation of Heat and Mass Transport*

Monday, 15 September, 2014, 10:50 am, Room MS.02

**PIRE Workshop**

Nicholas Zabaras (Warwick)

*Bayesian Uncertainty Quantification in the Evaluation of Alloy Properties with the Cluster Expansion Method*

Monday, 15 September, 2014, 11:40 am, Room MS.02

**PIRE Workshop**

Valery Smyshlaev (UCL)

*Two-scale Homogenization of Dynamics of Micro-resonant Materials*

Monday, 15 September, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Symposium: McKay correspondence, Orbifolds, Quivers**

Miles Reid (Warwick)

*Introduction to McKay correspondence and G-Hilb schemes*

Monday, 15 September, 2014, 2:10 pm, Room MS.02

**PIRE Workshop**

Vikram Deshpande (Cambridge)

*A Coupled Framework For Climb-Assisted Glide In Discrete Dislocation Plasticity*

Monday, 15 September, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room MS.04

**Symposium: McKay correspondence, Orbifolds, Quivers**

Timothy Logvinenko (Cardiff)

*Derived categories and McKay correspondence*

Monday, 15 September, 2014, 3:50 pm, Room MS.02

**PIRE Workshop**

Marcello Ponsiglione (Sapienza)

*Discrete Variational Models for Screw Dislocations in Crystals*

Monday, 15 September, 2014, 4:40 pm, Room MS.02

**PIRE Workshop**

Thomas Hudson (Oxford)

*Stability of Screw Dislocations in an Anti-plane Lattice Model*

Monday, 15 September, 2014, 5:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Symposium: McKay correspondence, Orbifolds, Quivers**

Ian Shipman (UMich)

*T-structures induced by the Bridgeland-King-Reid equivalences*

Tuesday, 16 September, 2014, 9:00 am, Room MS.02

**PIRE Workshop**

Charalambos Makridakis (Sussex)

*Ghost-force Free Coupled Energies Based on Bond Volumes*

Tuesday, 16 September, 2014, 9:50 am, Room MS.02

**PIRE Workshop**

Johammes Zimmer (Bath)

*Scale-bridging for Entropic Flows in the Presence of Energy or Noise*

Tuesday, 16 September, 2014, 10:00 am, Room MS.04

**Symposium: McKay correspondence, Orbifolds, Quivers**

Akira Ishii (Hiroshima)

*Dimer models and group actions*

Tuesday, 16 September, 2014, 11:20 am, Room MS.02

**PIRE Workshop**

Dennis Kochmann (Caltech)

*Avoiding Spurious Force Artifacts in a Fully-nonlocal Energy-based Quasicontinuum*

Tuesday, 16 September, 2014, 11:30 am, Room MS.04

**Symposium: McKay correspondence, Orbifolds, Quivers**

Amihay Hanany (Imperial)

*Coulomb Branch Hilbert Series and the Moduli Space of Instantons*

Tuesday, 16 September, 2014, 12:10 pm, Room MS.02

**PIRE Workshop**

Lei Zhang (Shanghai Jiao Tong)

*Construction of Consistent Atomistic/Continuum Coupling Methods*

Tuesday, 16 September, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Symposium: McKay correspondence, Orbifolds, Quivers**

Alastair King (Bath)

*Orbifolds and frieze categories*

Tuesday, 16 September, 2014, 2:20 pm, Room MS.02

**PIRE Workshop**

Ken Elder (Oakland)

*Multi-scale Modeling From the Top Down*

Tuesday, 16 September, 2014, 3:10 pm, Room MS.02

**PIRE Workshop**

Arnd Scheel (Minnesota)

*Defects in Striped Phases*

Tuesday, 16 September, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room MS.04

**Symposium: McKay correspondence, Orbifolds, Quivers**

Tom Sutherland (Sheffield)

*Stability conditions and dimer models*

Tuesday, 16 September, 2014, 5:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Symposium: McKay correspondence, Orbifolds, Quivers**

Hiraku Nakajima (RIMS)

*BGG reciprocity and Betti numbers of quiver varieties*

Wednesday, 17 September, 2014, 9:00 am, Room MS.02

**PIRE Workshop**

Andrea Braides (Universita di Roma Tor Vergata)

*Variational Problems for Antiferromagnetic Systems*

Wednesday, 17 September, 2014, 9:50 am, Room MS.02

**PIRE Workshop**

Hosni Idrissi (EMAT)

*Recent Review on Nanoscale Deformation Mechanisms in Coarse-grained and Nanocrystalline Materials Using Advanced TEM*

Wednesday, 17 September, 2014, 10:00 am, Room MS.04

**Symposium: McKay correspondence, Orbifolds, Quivers**

Seung-Jo Jung (Warwick)

*Moduli spaces of G-constellations and terminal quotient singularities in dimension 3*

Wednesday, 17 September, 2014, 11:20 am, Room MS.02

**PIRE Workshop**

Benedikt Wirth (Muenster)

*Optimal Fine-scale Structures in Composite Materials*

Wednesday, 17 September, 2014, 11:30 am, Room MS.04

**Symposium: McKay correspondence, Orbifolds, Quivers**

Cristina Manolache (Imperial)

*Mirror symmetry without localisation*

Wednesday, 17 September, 2014, 12:10 pm, Room MS.02

**PIRE Workshop**

Elisa Davoli (Carnegie Mellon)

*Stress Regularity for a New Quasistatic Evolution Model of Perfectly Plastic Plates*

Thursday, 18 September, 2014, 9:00 am, Room MS.02

**PIRE Workshop**

Andrey Piatnitski (Narvik)

*Homogenization of Surface and Length Spin Energies*

Thursday, 18 September, 2014, 9:50 am, Room MS.02

**PIRE Workshop**

Pedro Ponte-Castañeda (Pennsylvania)

*Macroscopic Response, Instabilities and Phase Transitions in Elastomer Composites with Nematic Symmetry*

Thursday, 18 September, 2014, 10:00 am, Room MS.04

**Symposium: McKay correspondence, Orbifolds, Quivers**

Joe Karmazyn (Edinburgh)

*Quiver GIT and resolving rational surface singularities*

Thursday, 18 September, 2014, 11:30 am, Room MS.04

**Symposium: McKay correspondence, Orbifolds, Quivers**

Chunyi Li (Edinburgh)

*The birational geometry of deformations of the Hilbert scheme of points on the projective plane*

Thursday, 18 September, 2014, 12:20 pm, Room MS.02

**PIRE Workshop**

Lev Truskinovsky (CNRS)

*Critical Behavior of Skeletal Muscles*

Thursday, 18 September, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Symposium: McKay correspondence, Orbifolds, Quivers**

David Ploog (Essen)

*Exotic autoequivalences of Hilbert schemes of K3 surfaces*

Thursday, 18 September, 2014, 3:30 pm, Room MS.04

**Symposium: McKay correspondence, Orbifolds, Quivers**

Pawel Sosna (Hamburg)

*Derived categories of Hilbert schemes of points on Enriques surfaces*

Thursday, 18 September, 2014, 5:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Symposium: McKay correspondence, Orbifolds, Quivers**

Yukari Ito (Nagoya)

*Open Problems on Quiver and Resolution of Singularities*

Friday, 19 September, 2014, 10:00 am, Room MS.04

**Symposium: McKay correspondence, Orbifolds, Quivers**

Christian Böhning (Hamburg)

*Some questions and results related to the birational geometry of cubic hypersurfaces*

Friday, 19 September, 2014, 11:30 am, Room MS.04

**Symposium: McKay correspondence, Orbifolds, Quivers**

Evgeny Shinder (Edinburgh)

*The Fano variety of lines and rationality problem for cubic hypersurfaces*

Friday, 19 September, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Symposium: McKay correspondence, Orbifolds, Quivers**

Sergey Galkin (HSE, Moscow)

*TBA*

Friday, 19 September, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Symposium: McKay correspondence, Orbifolds, Quivers**

Michael Wemyss (Edinburgh)

*Auslander-McKay Correspondence in Dimension 3*

Monday, 22 September, 2014 — Wednesday, 24 September, 2014

**Non-Symposium Workshop**

Organisers:Arend Bayer, Milena Hering, Diane Maclagan, Balazs Szendroi

*BrAG (British Algebraic Geometry meeting)*

Monday, 22 September, 2014, 2:30 pm, Room MS.02

**BrAG**

Orsola Tommasi (Hannover)

* Stable cohomology of toroidal compactifications of the moduli space of abelian varieties*

Monday, 22 September, 2014, 5:00 pm, Room MS.02

**BrAG**

Tom Bridgeland (Sheffield)

* Stability conditions and cluster varieties*

Tuesday, 23 September, 2014, 9:00 am, Room MS.02

**BrAG**

Claire Voisin (Ecole Polytechnique)

* Decomposition of the diagonal and new stable birational invariants*

Tuesday, 23 September, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.02

**BrAG**

Mark Gross (Cambridge)

* Degeneration formulas for logarithmic Gromov-Witten invariants*

Tuesday, 23 September, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems seminar **

Yuri Lima (Maryland)

*Symbolic dynamics for three dimensional flows with positive topological entropy*

Tuesday, 23 September, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room MS.02

**BrAG**

Anne-Sophie Kaloghiros (Brunel)

* Volume preserving maps between uniruled log Calabi-Yau pairs*

Tuesday, 23 September, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.02

**BrAG**

Geordie Williamson (Bonn)

* Kazhdan-Lusztig conjectures and shadows of Hodge theory*

Tuesday, 23 September, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room B3.02

**Applied PDE Working Seminar**

Klaus Deckelnick (Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg)

*Double obstacle phase field approach for an elliptic inverse problem with discontinuous coefficients*

Wednesday, 24 September, 2014, 9:00 am, Room MS.02

**BrAG**

Jonathan Pridham (Edinburgh)

* Motives and derived Tannaka duality*

Wednesday, 24 September, 2014, 11:00 am, Room MS.02

**BrAG**

Paolo Cascini (Imperial)

* Birational geometry in positive characteristic*

Monday, 29 September, 2014, 11:00 am, Room B3.02

**Infectious disease modelling**

Rachid Ouifki (University of Stellenbosch)

*Modelling the control of Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense through mass chemoprophylaxis and insecticide-treated cattle*

Monday, 29 September, 2014, 3:00 pm, Room B3.03

**Number Theory**

Jim Stankewicz (Bristol)

*Torsion points on CM elliptic curves over prime degree fields*

Tuesday, 30 September, 2014, 2:00 pm, Room B3.02

**ETDS Seminar**

Gerhard Keller (Erlangen)

*An elementary proof for the dimension of the graph of the classical Weierstrass function*

Tuesday, 30 September, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.05

**DIMAP Seminar**

Barnaby Martin (Middlesex University London)

*A tetrachotomy for positive equality-free logic*

Tuesday, 30 September, 2014, 4:00 pm, Room MS.04

**Applied PDE Working Seminar **

David McCormick (Warwick)

*Non-resistive magnetohydrodynamics in Sobolev and Besov spaces*