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Inaugural Lectures
Research Visitors' Centre,
School of Mathematics, University of Leeds
Wednesday 30 September 2009

School of Mathematics

The School of Mathematics is holding an inaugural event at the Research Visitors' Centre on 30 September 2009.


Timetable

2.00 - 2.05pm Welcome
  Opening: Professor Bronek Wedzicha (Pro-Dean for Research, Faculty of Mathematics and Physical Sciences)
2.05 - 2.55pm Professor Caroline Series, Warwick
Insights and vistas in hyperbolic geometry
(Chair: H.G.Dales)
3.05 - 3.55pm Professor David Spiegelhalter, Cambridge
Analysing and visualising uncertainty
(Chair: J.T.Kent)
4.00 - 4.40pm Tea
4.40 - 5.30pm   Professor Keith Moffatt , Cambridge
Spinning Toys and Chiral Dynamics
(Chair: S.M.Tobias)
5.30 - 6.30pm Reception

There will also be book displays from the London Mathematical Society, the Oxford University Press and the Cambridge University Press.

For further details on the event please e-mail Jessica Brennan or telephone 0113 343 5116.




Abstracts

Please click on the links below for details of the talks.

Professor Caroline Series (Warwick) : Insights and vistas in hyperbolic geometry
Professor David Spiegelhalter (Cambridge): Analysing and visualising uncertainty
Professor Keith Moffatt (Cambridge) : Spinning Toys and Chiral Dynamics

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Last updated: Wed 30 Jan 2008