Department of Mathematics & Statistics Colloquia 2019/20

Time and Location: All colloquia take place on Wednesday at 3pm in MS2, Top Floor, Logic House, South Campus, Maynooth University, unless otherwise indicated.

Colloquium Organiser for the academic year 2019/20: Dr. Oliver Mason


Date Speaker Institution Title
25/09/19 Dr. Kevin Tracey Swansea University and The
Science Museum, London
Calculating Value: Reading the Scribal Technologies of Early Modern Mathematics
02/10/19 Dr Stephen McGuire University of Limerick Is there such a thing as a lonely runner?
09/10/19 Dr. Triona Ryan Hamilton Institute, Maynooth University Anomaly Detection for Streaming Advanced Manufacturing data
14/10/19 - Monday@4pm Prof. Anthony O'Farrell Dept. Of Mathematics and Statistics, Maynooth University Sum Functions
16/10/19 HAMILTON WALK Maths Week  
23/10/19 Dr. Rafael de Andrade Moral Dept. Of Mathematics and Statistics, Maynooth Univiersity How do birds compose their music? Modelling ecological patterns in bird song data
04/11/19 - Monday@4pm Dr. Lida Fallah Dept. Of Mathematics and Statistics, Maynooth Univiersity Aspects of Modeling and Application of Survival-type Data
06/11/19 Dr. Demi Allen University of Bristol Approximation on the Cantor set and other related fractals
13/11/19 Dr. Rachel Quinlan NUI Galway Primitivity for graphs and matrices
20/11/19 Dr. Stephen Wills University College Cork Quantum stochastic processes – a gentle introduction.
27/11/19 Dr. Georg Frenck Karlsruhe Institute of Technology The action of Diff(M) on metrics of positive scalar curvature
04/12/19 Dr. Martin Kerin NUI Galway Highly connected 7-manifolds with non-negative sectional curvature
11/12/19 Dr. Shirin Moghaddam University College Cork Bayesian Approach to Impute Right Censored Data
18/12/19 Prof. Subhrakanti Dey Hamilton Institute Remote estimation over lossy channels in the presence of an eavesdropper
05/02/20 Prof. Peter Coles Department of Theoretical Physics, MU The Eddington Eclipse Expeditions
12/02/20 Dr. Mikko Korhonen University of Manchester Unipotent elements in irreducible representations of simple algebraic groups
19/02/20 Prof. Adele Marshall Queens University Belfast Survival Data Analytics in Healthcare
26/02/20 Dr. James Cruickshank NUI Galway Symmetric configurations of line segments
04/03/20 Dr. Kevin Burke University of Limerick Flexible Models for Survival Data
09/03/20 - Monday@4pm Prof. Christian Berg University of Copenhagen Moment sequences and orthogonal polynomials
29/04/20 Mr. Estevao Prado Hamilton Institute & Dept. of Maths & Stats, MU TBC


Remaining Colloquia postponed


Date Speaker Institution Title
11/03/20 Ms. Elizabeth Oldham Trinity College Dublin Changes in curriculum and assessment for school mathematics: Ireland in international context
25/03/20 Dr. Keith Hannabus University of Oxford Four centuries of Savilian Professors
01/04/20 Prof. Emilio Porcu Trinity College Dublin TBC
08/04/20 Prof. Maria Bras-Amoros Universitat Rovira i Virgili TBC
22/04/20 Dr. Jehanne Dousse Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1 TBC
06/05/20 Dr. Michael Gove University of Birmingham TBC

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