Colloquium: Understanding burn injuries and first aid treatment using simple mathematical models

Friday 13 October Ingkarni Wardli B17 Professor Mat Simpson, Queensland University of Technology Abstract: Scald burns from accidental exposure to hot liquids are the most common cause of burn injury in children. Over 2000 children are treated for accidental burn injuries in Australia each year. Despite the frequency of these injuries, basic questions about the […]

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Colloquium by Robyn Araujo this Friday: Mathematics is Biology’s Next Microscope (Only Better!)

This Friday, 11 August, we have a School Colloquium with Dr Robyn Araujo from Queensland University of Technology. The talk is in Ingkarni Wardli B17 at 15:10. Mathematics is Biology’s Next Microscope (Only Better!) Abstract: While mathematics has long been considered “an essential tool for physics”, the foundations of biology and the life sciences have […]

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School of Mathematical Sciences PhD Open Days: 18th – 20th September 2017

The School of Mathematical Sciences has a long history of achievement in research and postgraduate education, and a reputation for providing a stimulating and supportive environment. The School is highly respected internationally for its research strengths in geometry, statistics, stochastic modelling and operations research, and dynamics, modelling and computation. Please see our Research pages, for […]

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Fri 28 July, 2017: Exact coherent structures in high speed flows

This Friday, 28 July, we have a School Colloquium with Prof Philip Hall from Monash University. The talk is in Ingkarni Wardli B17 at 15:10. Abstract: In recent years, there has been much interest in the relevance of nonlinear solutions of the Navier-Stokes equations to fully turbulent flows. The solutions must be calculated numerically at […]

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2017 Australian Laureate Fellow: Professor Mathai Varghese

Elder Professor of Mathematics in the School of Mathematical Sciences, has been awarded an Australian Laureate Fellowship worth $1.64 million to advance Index Theory and its applications. The project is expected to enhance Australia’s position at the forefront of international research in geometric analysis. To find out more visit: http://www.arc.gov.au/2017-laureate-profile-professor-mathai-varghese

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Open Day 2017: 20 August

Offering a range of engaging talks, informative displays and tours of world-class teaching and research facilities, the Faculty of ECMS presents an overview of study areas and career prospects in these dynamic disciplines. All schools within the faculty will be showcasing their programs in the Ingkarni Wardli atrium, with academics and current university students available […]

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Upcoming Undergraduate Seminars

Speakers: Tony Roberts 2nd May Barry Cox 22nd May

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12:10 Fri 5 May, 2017: Hodge theory on the moduli space of Riemann surfaces

 Napier 209 :: Jesse Gell-Redman :: University of Melbourne Abstract… The Hodge theorem on a closed Riemannian manifold identifies the deRham cohomology with the space of harmonic differential forms. Although there are various extensions of the Hodge theorem to singular or complete but non-compact spaces, when there is an identification of L^2 Harmonic forms with […]

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Fri 26 May, 2017 15:10: Probabilistic approaches to human cognition: What can the math tell us?

Engineering South S111 :: Dr Amy Perfors :: University of Adelaide

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Engineering South S111 :: Prof Aidan Sims :: University of Wollongong

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