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The Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences is a national and international visitor research institute. It runs research programmes on selected themes in mathematics and the mathematical sciences with applications over a wide range of science and technology. You can receive regular information by email on Institute seminars and events by subscribing to our mailing lists: follow the instructions at http://www.newton.cam.ac.uk/mailing.html. There are lists for each individual Institute programme. If you have a question about this list, please contact: Jonathan H N Chin; Chie Sibley Obata; Kathryn de Ridder; Clare Merritt; info@newton.ac.uk; Vincenzo Abete; ss917; ad864. If you have a question about a specific talk, click on that talk to find its organiser. 26 upcoming talks and 7168 talks in the archive: show all (slow!). Nilpotent Lie groups: Fourier inversion and prime idealsOAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Ying-Fen Lin (Queen's University Belfast). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 23 May 2017, 14:00-15:00 Uniformly recurrent subgroups and rigidity of non-free minimal actionsNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Nicolas Matte Bon (ETH Zürich). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 23 May 2017, 11:00-12:00 Affine actions, cohomology and hyperbolicityNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Erik Guentner (University of Hawaii). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 23 May 2017, 10:00-11:00 Thurston's Shapes of PolyhedraNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Richard Schwartz (Brown University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Friday 19 May 2017, 15:45-17:15 Combinatorial Tangle Floer homologyHTL - Homology theories in low dimensional topology Vera Vertesi (University of Strasbourg; CNRS (Centre national de la recherche scientifique)). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Friday 19 May 2017, 13:30-14:30 Categories of curved complexes for marked surfacesHTL - Homology theories in low dimensional topology Claudius Zibrowius (University of Cambridge). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 18 May 2017, 15:15-16:15 L^2-Betti numbers of universal quantum groupsOAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications David Kyed (University of Southern Denmark ). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 18 May 2017, 14:00-15:00 Iterated barycentric subdivision and steerable semigroups of SL_n(R)NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Richard Schwartz (Brown University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Wednesday 17 May 2017, 14:00-16:00 Subfactors related to certain symmetric spacesOAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Hans Wenzl (University of California, San Diego). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 16 May 2017, 14:00-15:00 Rieffel deformation, tempered distributions and the Gabor wavefront setOAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Dorothea Bahns (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 16 May 2017, 12:45-13:45 Commensurating actions of groups of birational transformationsNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Yves de Cornulier (CNRS (Centre national de la recherche scientifique); Université Paris-Sud 11 ). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 16 May 2017, 11:00-12:00 The action dimensions of some discrete groupsNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Michael Davis (Ohio State University; Ohio State University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 16 May 2017, 10:00-11:00 A random walk around soluble group theoryNPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification Peter Kropholler (University of Southampton). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 12 May 2017, 14:30-15:30 How to quickly generate a nice hyperbolic elementNPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification Emmanuel Breuillard (Universität Münster). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 12 May 2017, 13:30-14:30 Laminations and external angles for similarity pairsNPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification Danny Calegari (University of Chicago). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 12 May 2017, 11:00-12:00 Old results and new questions on the rapid decay propertyNPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification Indira Chatterji (Université de Nice). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 12 May 2017, 09:30-10:30 Subexponential growth, measure rigidity, strong property (T) and Zimmer's conjectureNPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification David Fisher (Indiana University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 11 May 2017, 16:00-17:00 The diameter of the symmetric group: ideas and toolsNPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification Harald Helfgott (Université Paris 7 - Denis-Diderot). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 11 May 2017, 14:30-15:30 Approximating simple locally compact groups by their dense subgroupsNPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification Phillip Wesolek (Binghamton University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 11 May 2017, 11:30-12:30 Large scale geometry in large transformation groupsNPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification Kathryn Mann (University of California, Berkeley). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 11 May 2017, 10:00-11:00 Unitary representations of reflection groups and their deformations.NPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification Uri Bader (Weizmann Institute of Science). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 11 May 2017, 09:00-10:00 Convex cocompactness in real projective geometryNPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification Fanny Kassel (CNRS (Centre national de la recherche scientifique)). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 10 May 2017, 11:30-12:30 Homology torsion growth of higher rank latticesNPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification Nikolay Nikolov (University of Oxford). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 10 May 2017, 10:00-11:00 Vectorial metric compactification of symmetric spaces and affine buildingsNPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification Anne Parreau (Université de Grenoble). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 10 May 2017, 09:00-10:00 Negative curvature and rigidity for von Neumann algebrasNPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification Stefaan Vaes (KU Leuven). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 09 May 2017, 16:00-17:00 Arithmetic of Dehn surgery pointsNPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification Alan Reid (University of Texas at Austin). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 09 May 2017, 14:30-15:30 Representation theory of Drinfeld doubles (Part 4)OAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Yuki Arano (Kyoto University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 09 May 2017, 14:00-15:00 Ping Pong on CAT(0) cube complexesNPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification Aditi Kar (University of London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 09 May 2017, 11:30-12:30 Local testability in group theory IINPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification Oren Becker (Hebrew University of Jerusalem). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 09 May 2017, 10:00-11:00 Local testability in group theory INPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification Alex Lubotzky (Hebrew University of Jerusalem). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 09 May 2017, 09:00-10:00 Characterizing a vertex-transitive graph by a large ballNPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification Mikael de la Salle (ENS - Lyon; CNRS (Centre national de la recherche scientifique)). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 08 May 2017, 16:00-17:00 On finitarily approximable groupsNPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification Andreas Thom (Technische Universität Dresden; Technische Universität Dresden). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 08 May 2017, 14:30-15:30 Towers of regular self-covers and linear endomorphisms of toriNPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification Wouter Van Limbeek (University of Michigan). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 08 May 2017, 13:30-14:30 Degenerations of maximal representations, non-Archimedean upper half space and laminationsNPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification Alessandra Iozzi (ETH Zürich). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 08 May 2017, 11:30-12:30 Approximations of infinite groupsNPCW04 - Approximation, deformation, quasification Goulnara Arzhantseva (Universität Wien). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 08 May 2017, 10:00-11:00 Exotic lattices and simple locally compact groupsNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Pierre-Emmanuel Caprace (Université Catholique de Louvain ). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Friday 05 May 2017, 15:45-17:15 Free entropy dimension and the orthogonal free quantum groupsOAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Roland Vergnioux (Université de Caen Basse-Normandie). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 04 May 2017, 14:00-15:00 Exotic lattices and simple locally compact groupsNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Pierre-Emmanuel Caprace (Université Catholique de Louvain ). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 04 May 2017, 09:30-11:30 Pappus's Theorem and the Modular GroupNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Richard Schwartz (Brown University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Wednesday 03 May 2017, 14:00-16:00 Representation theory of Drinfeld doubles (Part 3)OAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Yuki Arano (Kyoto University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 02 May 2017, 14:00-15:00 Uniformly recurrent subgroups and lattice embeddingsNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Adrien Le Boudec (Université Catholique de Louvain ). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 02 May 2017, 11:00-12:00 Finiteness conditions for classifying spaces for the family of virtually cyclic subgroups.NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Brita Nucinkis (Royal Holloway, University of London; Royal Holloway, University of London). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 02 May 2017, 10:00-11:00 The 2-linearity of the free group and the topology of the punctured discHTL - Homology theories in low dimensional topology Anthony Licata (Australian National University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 27 April 2017, 15:15-16:15 Traces in non-semisimple categoriesOAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Ingo Runkel (Universität Hamburg). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 27 April 2017, 14:00-15:00 Exotic lattices and simple locally compact groupsNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Pierre-Emmanuel Caprace (Université Catholique de Louvain ). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 27 April 2017, 09:30-11:30 Approximate groups: nilprogressions and the structure theorem.NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Emmanuel Breuillard (Universität Münster). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Wednesday 26 April 2017, 14:00-16:00 Representation theory of Drinfeld doubles (Part 2)OAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Yuki Arano (Kyoto University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 25 April 2017, 14:00-15:00 Non-arithmetic latticesNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology John Parker (University of Durham). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 25 April 2017, 11:00-12:00 On diagonal group actions, trees and continued fractions in positive characteristicNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Frédéric Paulin (Université Paris-Sud 11 ). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 25 April 2017, 10:00-11:00 Bar Natan's deformation of Khovanov homology and involutive monopole Floer homologyHTL - Homology theories in low dimensional topology Francesco Lin (Princeton University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 20 April 2017, 15:15-16:15 Herz--Schur multipliers and approximation propertiesOAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Andrew McKee (Queen's University Belfast). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 20 April 2017, 14:00-15:00 Bounding genera of singular surfacesNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Brian Bowditch (University of Warwick). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 20 April 2017, 11:00-12:00 Property (T) and approximate conjugacy of actionsNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Andreas Aaserud (Cardiff University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 20 April 2017, 10:00-11:00 Wrap-up and QuestionsTGMW42 - Developments in Healthcare Imaging – Connecting with Academia . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 April 2017, 16:50-17:00 Fidelity and Resolution in Undersampled Physical ImagingTGMW42 - Developments in Healthcare Imaging – Connecting with Academia Bogdan Roman (Centre for Mathematical Imaging in Healthcare). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 April 2017, 16:15-16:50 The Human Connectome Project Multimodal Cortical Parcellation: New Avenues for Brain ResearchTGMW42 - Developments in Healthcare Imaging – Connecting with Academia Emma Robinson (BioMedIA Group (Imperial College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 April 2017, 15:40-16:15 IntroductionTGMW42 - Developments in Healthcare Imaging – Connecting with Academia Leanne Poole (Liverpool Centre for Mathematics in Healthcare). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 April 2017, 15:35-15:40 Mass Spectrometry Imaging in Drug Discovery: The Challenges and Opportunities for Molecular Imaging from Single Cells, Preclinical Models and Through to IntraoperativelyTGMW42 - Developments in Healthcare Imaging – Connecting with Academia Richard Goodwin (AstraZeneca, UK). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 April 2017, 14:40-15:15 Segmentation of Organs at Risk for Radiotherapy PlanningTGMW42 - Developments in Healthcare Imaging – Connecting with Academia Jack Spencer (University of Liverpool); Djamal Boukerroui (Liverpool Centre for Mathematics in Healthcare). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 April 2017, 14:05-14:40 Introduction to Imaging and Data Integration With an Update from LCMHTGMW42 - Developments in Healthcare Imaging – Connecting with Academia Ke Chen (University of Liverpool). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 April 2017, 14:00-14:05 Hilbert's 5th problem and the Gleason-Yamabe theoremNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Emmanuel Breuillard (Universität Münster). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 April 2017, 14:00-16:00 Elevator Pitch SummaryTGMW42 - Developments in Healthcare Imaging – Connecting with Academia . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 April 2017, 12:55-13:00 Light Sheet Microscopy in Cancer Research: Imaging the Dynamics of Physiologically Relevant 3D ModelsTGMW42 - Developments in Healthcare Imaging – Connecting with Academia Gopi Shah (CRUK Cambridge Institute). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 April 2017, 12:45-12:55 Cardiac MRI and Myocardial Infarction: the role of Mathematical ModellingTGMW42 - Developments in Healthcare Imaging – Connecting with Academia Kenneth Mangion (SofTMech - University of Glasgow). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 April 2017, 12:35-12:45 Calibration of the Heart Model: Dealing with UncertaintyTGMW42 - Developments in Healthcare Imaging – Connecting with Academia Lauric Ferrat (EPSRC Centre for Predictive Modelling in Healthcare - University of Exeter). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 April 2017, 12:25-12:35 Modelling Challenges in Segmentation of Lung Images in Presence of Missing DataTGMW42 - Developments in Healthcare Imaging – Connecting with Academia Michael Roberts (University of Liverpool). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 April 2017, 12:20-12:25 Development of Cancer Diagnostics using mid-Infrared Imaging including FEL-based SNOMTGMW42 - Developments in Healthcare Imaging – Connecting with Academia Michele Siggel-King (University of Liverpool). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 April 2017, 12:15-12:20 Localising Shapes in Neuroimaging DataTGMW42 - Developments in Healthcare Imaging – Connecting with Academia Paul Expert (EPSRC Centre for Mathematics of Precision Healthcare, Imperial College). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 April 2017, 12:05-12:15 Imaging plus X: Data-driven Models of Neurological Disease ProgressionTGMW42 - Developments in Healthcare Imaging – Connecting with Academia Neil Oxtoby (University College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 April 2017, 11:10-11:45 Microstructure Imaging with Diffusion MRITGMW42 - Developments in Healthcare Imaging – Connecting with Academia Ivana Drobnjak (University College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 April 2017, 10:35-11:10 IntroductionTGMW42 - Developments in Healthcare Imaging – Connecting with Academia Daniel Alexander (University College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 April 2017, 10:30-10:35 Benjamini-Schramm convergence of arithmetic orbifolds.NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Mikolaj Fraczyk (Université Paris-Sud 11 ). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 April 2017, 10:00-11:00 Welcome and Introduction with update from CMIHTGMW42 - Developments in Healthcare Imaging – Connecting with Academia Carola-Bibiane Schönlieb (University of Cambridge); Ke Chen (University of Liverpool). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 April 2017, 10:00-10:30 Representation theory of Drinfeld doubles (Part 1)OAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Yuki Arano (Kyoto University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 18 April 2017, 14:00-15:00 Exotic lattices and simple locally compact groupsNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Pierre-Emmanuel Caprace (Université Catholique de Louvain ). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 18 April 2017, 10:00-11:30 BPS states of M5-brane on T^3HTLW03 - Physics and knot homologies Amer Iqbal (Abdus Salam School of Mathematical Sciences GC University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 13 April 2017, 14:30-15:30 Colored knot invariants from Reshetikhin-Turaev approachHTLW03 - Physics and knot homologies Alexey Sleptsov (ITEP (Institute for Theoretical and Experimental Physics)). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 13 April 2017, 13:30-14:30 BPS states, knots and quiversHTLW03 - Physics and knot homologies Piotr Sulkowski (Uniwersytet Warszawski; CALTECH (California Institute of Technology)). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 13 April 2017, 11:30-12:30 RAAG subgroups of RAAGsNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Karen Vogtmann (University of Warwick; Cornell University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 13 April 2017, 11:00-12:00 Towards a symplectic model of odd Khovanov homologyHTLW03 - Physics and knot homologies Mohammed Abouzaid (Columbia University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 13 April 2017, 10:00-11:00 Median spaces and spaces with thin triangles.NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Indira Chatterji (Université de Nice). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 13 April 2017, 10:00-11:00 Exotic lattices and simple locally compact groupsNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Pierre-Emmanuel Caprace (Université Catholique de Louvain ). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Wednesday 12 April 2017, 14:00-15:30 Higher genus knot contact homology and recursion for the colored HOMFLY polynomialHTLW03 - Physics and knot homologies Tobias Ekholm (Uppsala Universitet; Institut Mittag-Leffler). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 12 April 2017, 11:30-12:30 Integrality in analytically continued Chern-Simons theoryHTLW03 - Physics and knot homologies Pavel Putrov (Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 12 April 2017, 10:00-11:00 On colored link homologiesHTLW03 - Physics and knot homologies Paul Wedrich (Imperial College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 11 April 2017, 16:00-17:00 Arborescent knots, mutants - current status on their invariantsHTLW03 - Physics and knot homologies Ramadevi Pichai (Indian Institute of Technology). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 11 April 2017, 14:30-15:30 I-factorial quantum torsors and Heisenberg algebras of quantized enveloping typeOAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Kenny De Commer (Vrije Universiteit Brussel). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 11 April 2017, 14:00-15:00 Knots, (extremal) A-polynomials, and BPS invariantsHTLW03 - Physics and knot homologies Piotr Kucharski (University of Warsaw). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 11 April 2017, 13:30-14:30 Khovanov-Rozansky homology and q,t Catalan numbersHTLW03 - Physics and knot homologies Matthew Hogancamp (University of Southern California). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 11 April 2017, 11:30-12:30 The Verlinde formula for Higgs bundle moduli spacesHTLW03 - Physics and knot homologies Jørgen Andersen (Aarhus Universitet). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 11 April 2017, 10:00-11:00 Approximate groups: Hrushovski's Lie model theoremNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Emmanuel Breuillard (Universität Münster). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 11 April 2017, 10:00-12:00 Unified invariants of homology 3-spheresHTLW03 - Physics and knot homologies Anna Beliakova (Universität Zürich). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 10 April 2017, 16:00-17:00 Mirror symmetry, integrable systems and the Gopakumar--Vafa correspondence for Clifford--Klein 3-manifoldsHTLW03 - Physics and knot homologies Andrea Brini (Imperial College London; CNRS (Centre national de la recherche scientifique)). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 10 April 2017, 13:30-14:30 Surface operators and categorification of quantum groupsHTLW03 - Physics and knot homologies Daniel Roggenkamp (Universität Mannheim ; Universität Mannheim ). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 10 April 2017, 11:30-12:30 String Theory and Homological Invariants for 3-ManifoldsHTLW03 - Physics and knot homologies Cumrun Vafa (Harvard University; Harvard University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 10 April 2017, 10:00-11:00 Rothschild Lecture: Thomson's 5 point problemNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Richard Schwartz (Brown University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 07 April 2017, 16:00-17:00 Vortices and Vermas (and other applications of 3d gauge theory to geometric representation theoryHTL - Homology theories in low dimensional topology Tudor Dimofte (University of California, Davis). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 06 April 2017, 15:30-16:30 The oriented Thompson group, oriented links, and polynomial link invariantsOAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Valeriano Aiello (Università degli Studi Roma Tre). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 06 April 2017, 13:00-14:00 Closing RemarksTGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 06 April 2017, 12:45-13:00 Presentation: Challenge 5. Understanding Rainfall PatternsTGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group Adam Baylis (Environment Agency). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 06 April 2017, 12:15-12:45 Presentation: Challenge 4. Making Decisions Using Uncertain ForecastsTGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group Adam Baylis (Environment Agency). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 06 April 2017, 11:45-12:15 Presentation: Challenge 3. Estimating Flood Probability Using Historical DataTGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group Adam Baylis (Environment Agency). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 06 April 2017, 11:15-11:45 Topological finite generation of certain compact open subgroups of tree automorphisms.NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Shahar Mozes (Hebrew University of Jerusalem). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 06 April 2017, 11:00-12:00 Presentation: Challenge 2. Modelling Sewer NetworksTGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group James Franklin (Sweco). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 06 April 2017, 10:15-10:45 The Poincaré profile of a graph or groupNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology John Mackay (University of Bristol). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 06 April 2017, 10:00-11:00 Presentation: Challenge 1. A Risk-based Analysis of Small Scale, Distributed, "Nature-based" Flood Risk Management Measures Deployed on River NetworksTGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group Barry Hankin (JBA Trust). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 06 April 2017, 09:45-10:15 Opening CommentsTGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group Onno Bokhove (University of Leeds). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 06 April 2017, 09:30-09:45 Final Preparations (Isaac Newton Institute & Centre for Mathematical Sciences)TGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 06 April 2017, 09:00-09:30 Group Discussions (Continuation of Group Discussion and Preparation of Presentations)TGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 05 April 2017, 19:30-21:30 Group Discussions (Isaac Newton Institute & Centre for Mathematical Sciences)TGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 05 April 2017, 16:00-18:00 Exotic lattices and simple locally compact groupsNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Pierre-Emmanuel Caprace (Université Catholique de Louvain ). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Wednesday 05 April 2017, 14:00-15:30 Group Discussions (Isaac Newton Institute & Centre for Mathematical Sciences)TGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 05 April 2017, 13:30-15:30 Group Discussions (Isaac Newton Institute & Centre for Mathematical Sciences)TGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 05 April 2017, 11:00-12:30 Group Discussions (Isaac Newton Institute & Centre for Mathematical Sciences)TGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 05 April 2017, 09:00-10:30 Group Discussions (Continuation of Group Discussion)TGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 04 April 2017, 20:00-21:30 Presentations on ProgressTGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 04 April 2017, 19:00-20:00 Group Discussions (Isaac Newton Institute & Centre for Mathematical Sciences)TGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 04 April 2017, 16:00-17:30 Group Discussions (Isaac Newton Institute & Centre for Mathematical Sciences)TGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 04 April 2017, 13:30-15:30 Group Discussions (Isaac Newton Institute & Centre for Mathematical Sciences)TGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 04 April 2017, 11:00-12:30 Group Discussions (Isaac Newton Institute & Centre for Mathematical Sciences)TGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 04 April 2017, 09:00-10:30 Group Discussions (Isaac Newton Institute & Centre for Mathematical Sciences)TGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 03 April 2017, 15:30-18:30 Introduction: Challenges 4 & 5. Making Decisions Using Uncertain Forecasts and Understanding Rainfall PatternsTGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group Adam Baylis (Environment Agency). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 03 April 2017, 14:00-14:45 Introduction: Challenge 3. Estimating Flood Probability Using Historical DataTGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group Adam Baylis (Environment Agency). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 03 April 2017, 12:15-12:45 Introduction: Challenge 2. Modelling Sewer NetworksTGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group James Franklin (Sweco). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 03 April 2017, 11:45-12:15 Introduction: Challenge 1. A Risk-based Analysis of Small Scale, Distributed, “Nature-based” Flood Risk Management Measures Deployed on River NetworksTGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group Barry Hankin (JBA Trust). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 03 April 2017, 10:45-11:15 IntroductionTGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group Onno Bokhove (University of Leeds). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 03 April 2017, 10:15-10:45 WelcomeTGMW41 - Environmental Modelling in Industry Study Group Jane Leeks (Turing Gateway to Mathematics); David Abrahams (Isaac Newton Institute). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 03 April 2017, 10:00-10:15 Calabi-Yau volumes and Reflexive PolytopesOASW02 - Subfactors, higher geometry, higher twists and almost Calabi-Yau algebras Yang-Hui He (City University, London; University of Oxford). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 31 March 2017, 14:30-15:30 Pre-sheaves of spaces and the Grothendieck construction in higher geometryOASW02 - Subfactors, higher geometry, higher twists and almost Calabi-Yau algebras Danny Stevenson (University of Adelaide). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 31 March 2017, 13:30-14:30 Coefficients for commutative K-theoryOASW02 - Subfactors, higher geometry, higher twists and almost Calabi-Yau algebras Simon Gritschacher (University of Oxford). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 31 March 2017, 11:30-12:30 Vertex Operator Algebras from Calabi-Yau GeometriesOASW02 - Subfactors, higher geometry, higher twists and almost Calabi-Yau algebras Katrin Wendland (Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 31 March 2017, 10:00-11:00 tbaOASW02 - Subfactors, higher geometry, higher twists and almost Calabi-Yau algebras Amihay Hanany (Imperial College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 30 March 2017, 16:00-17:00 Real bundle gerbesOASW02 - Subfactors, higher geometry, higher twists and almost Calabi-Yau algebras Michael Murray (University of Adelaide). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 30 March 2017, 14:30-15:30 Homotopy theory with C*-categoriesOASW02 - Subfactors, higher geometry, higher twists and almost Calabi-Yau algebras Ulrich Bunke (Universität Regensburg). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 30 March 2017, 13:30-14:30 Equivariant higher twisted K-theoryOASW02 - Subfactors, higher geometry, higher twists and almost Calabi-Yau algebras Ulrich Pennig (Cardiff University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 30 March 2017, 11:30-12:30 Higher twisted K-theory a la Dadarlat and PennigOASW02 - Subfactors, higher geometry, higher twists and almost Calabi-Yau algebras Andre Henriques (University of Oxford; Universiteit Utrecht). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 30 March 2017, 10:00-11:00 Local quivers and Morita theory for matrix factorizationsOASW02 - Subfactors, higher geometry, higher twists and almost Calabi-Yau algebras Raf Bocklandt (Universiteit van Amsterdam). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 29 March 2017, 11:30-12:30 A classification of some 3-Calabi-Yau algebrasOASW02 - Subfactors, higher geometry, higher twists and almost Calabi-Yau algebras Paul Smith (University of Washington). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 29 March 2017, 10:00-11:00 Polynomial functors and algebraic K-theoryOASW02 - Subfactors, higher geometry, higher twists and almost Calabi-Yau algebras Akhil Mathew (Harvard University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 29 March 2017, 09:00-10:00 Higher preprojective algebras and higher zigzag algebrasOASW02 - Subfactors, higher geometry, higher twists and almost Calabi-Yau algebras Joseph Grant (University of East Anglia). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 28 March 2017, 16:00-17:00 Frobenius algebras from CFTOASW02 - Subfactors, higher geometry, higher twists and almost Calabi-Yau algebras Mathew Pugh (Cardiff University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 28 March 2017, 14:30-15:30 Quivers and CFT: preprojective algebras and beyondOASW02 - Subfactors, higher geometry, higher twists and almost Calabi-Yau algebras Alastair King (University of Bath). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 28 March 2017, 13:30-14:30 Periodicity for finite-dimensional selfinjective algebrasOASW02 - Subfactors, higher geometry, higher twists and almost Calabi-Yau algebras Karin Erdmann (University of Oxford). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 28 March 2017, 11:30-12:30 Preprojective algebras and Calabi-Yau algebrasOASW02 - Subfactors, higher geometry, higher twists and almost Calabi-Yau algebras Osamu Iyama (Nagoya University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 28 March 2017, 10:00-11:00 Geometric models for twisted K-homologyOASW02 - Subfactors, higher geometry, higher twists and almost Calabi-Yau algebras Thomas Schick (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 27 March 2017, 16:00-17:00 A geometric approach to constructing conformal netsOASW02 - Subfactors, higher geometry, higher twists and almost Calabi-Yau algebras James Tener (University of California, Santa Barbara). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 27 March 2017, 14:30-15:30 Operator algebras on L^p spacesOASW02 - Subfactors, higher geometry, higher twists and almost Calabi-Yau algebras N. Christopher Phillips (University of Oregon). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 27 March 2017, 13:30-14:30 Semisimple quotients of Temperley-LiebOASW02 - Subfactors, higher geometry, higher twists and almost Calabi-Yau algebras Gus Isaac Lehrer (The University of Sydney). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 27 March 2017, 11:30-12:30 The semicontinuous limit of quantum spin chainsOASW02 - Subfactors, higher geometry, higher twists and almost Calabi-Yau algebras Vaughan Jones (Vanderbilt University; University of California, Berkeley). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 27 March 2017, 10:00-11:00 On the set of L-space surgeries for linksHTL - Homology theories in low dimensional topology Evgeny Gorsky (University of California, Davis). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 23 March 2017, 15:15-16:15 A relative tensor product of rational full conformal field theoriesOAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Yasu Kawahigashi (University of Tokyo). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 21 March 2017, 14:00-15:00 Braid monodromy, orderings, and transverse invariantsHTL - Homology theories in low dimensional topology Olga Plamenevskaya (Stony Brook University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 16 March 2017, 15:15-16:15 Weak Morita equivalence of compact quantum groupsOAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Makoto Yamashita (Ochanomizu University ). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 16 March 2017, 14:00-15:00 Finite-dimensional representations constructed from random walksNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Narutaka Ozawa (Kyoto University; Kyoto University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 16 March 2017, 11:00-12:00 Caratheodory's metrics on Teichmuller spacesNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Vladimir Markovic (CALTECH (California Institute of Technology); CALTECH (California Institute of Technology)). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 16 March 2017, 10:00-11:00 6. Lp-cohomologyNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Pierre Pansu (Université Paris-Sud 11 ; Université Paris-Sud 11 ). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Wednesday 15 March 2017, 14:00-16:00 Tutte's golden identity from a fusion categoryOAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Paul Fendley (University of Oxford). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 14 March 2017, 14:00-15:00 Approximate groups: structure theorem for special classes of groupsNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Emmanuel Breuillard (Universität Münster). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 14 March 2017, 10:00-12:00 The wrapped Fukaya category of a Weinstein manifold is generated by the cocores of the critical handlesHTL - Homology theories in low dimensional topology Paolo Ghiggini (CNRS (Centre national de la recherche scientifique); Université de Nantes). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 09 March 2017, 15:15-16:15 Approximate equivalence of measure-preserving actionsOAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Andreas Aaserud (Cardiff University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 09 March 2017, 14:00-15:00 Computing Kazhdan constants by computer.NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Koji Fujiwara (Kyoto University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 09 March 2017, 11:00-12:00 Incompressible surfaces in closed locally symmetric manifoldsNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Ursula Hamenstaedt (University of Bonn). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 09 March 2017, 10:00-11:00 5. Lp-cohomologyNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Pierre Pansu (Université Paris-Sud 11 ; Université Paris-Sud 11 ). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Wednesday 08 March 2017, 14:00-16:00 T-duality and the condensed matter bulk-boundary correspondenceOAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Keith Hannabuss (University of Oxford). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 07 March 2017, 14:00-15:00 Approximate groups: basic definitions, structure theorem and geometric consequencesNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Emmanuel Breuillard (Universität Münster). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 07 March 2017, 10:00-12:00 Closing RemarksTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Alice Whittemore (Stanford University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 03 March 2017, 15:10-15:20 Mirages, in the Spirit of JBK: Rays, Caustics, Waves and Raman's Instructive ConfusionTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Michael Berry (University of Bristol). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 03 March 2017, 14:50-15:10 Radiation by a Dielectric WedgeTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Anthony Rawlins (Brunel University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 03 March 2017, 14:30-14:50 From Kiiking to KuzmakTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Sam Howison (University of Oxford). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 03 March 2017, 14:10-14:30 An Asymptotic Matching Problem in Braginskii MagnetohydrodynamicsTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Paul Dellar (University of Oxford). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 03 March 2017, 13:50-14:10 Numerical Investigations of the Properties of Nonlinear Free Surface FlowsTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Jean-Marc Vanden-Broeck (University College London; University College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 03 March 2017, 13:30-13:50 The Unified Transform, Imaging, AsymtoticsTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Thanasis Fokas (University of Cambridge). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 03 March 2017, 12:15-12:35 Effective Properties of Doubly Periodic MediaTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Richard Craster (Imperial College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 03 March 2017, 11:55-12:15 Complex Rays, Cones of Silence and CatastrophesTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Christopher Howls (University of Southampton). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 03 March 2017, 11:35-11:55 Joe Keller and the Courant Institute 1970-71: Beginning a Mathematical JourneyTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Brian Sleeman (University of Leeds; University of Dundee). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 03 March 2017, 11:15-11:35 On the Buckling of Elastic Rings by External ConfinementTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Tom Mullin (University of Oxford). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 03 March 2017, 10:25-10:45 Understanding Angiogenesis through Modeling and AsymptoticsTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Luis Bonilla (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 03 March 2017, 10:05-10:25 Computational Wave Propagation in the Spirit of the Geometrical Theory of DiffractionTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Dave Hewett (University College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 03 March 2017, 09:45-10:05 The Differential Geometry and Mechanics of Tying Your ShoelacesTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller John H. Maddocks (EPFL - Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 03 March 2017, 09:25-09:45 Spectacle Lens Design following Hamilton, Maxwell and KellerTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Jacob Rubinstein (Technion - Israel Institute of Technology). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 03 March 2017, 09:05-09:25 Welcome and IntroductionTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Hilary Ockendon (University of Oxford). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 03 March 2017, 09:00-09:05 On Nonreflecting Boundary ConditionsTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Marcus Grote (Universität Basel). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 02 March 2017, 17:10-17:30 Kellerods and KelasticasTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Alain Goriely (University of Oxford). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 02 March 2017, 16:50-17:10 Liesegang RingsTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Andrew Fowler (University of Limerick; University of Oxford). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 02 March 2017, 16:30-16:50 The Motion of Surfactant-Laden BubblesTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Demetrios Papageorgiou (Imperial College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 02 March 2017, 16:10-16:30 Floating with Surface Tension: From Archimedes to KellerTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Dominic Vella (University of Oxford). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 02 March 2017, 15:50-16:10 Keller's Influence Behind the "Iron Curtain": GTD Ideas in the Soviet/Russian Diffraction SchoolTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Valery Smyshlyaev (University College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 02 March 2017, 15:00-15:20 Mathematics of the Faraday CageTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Jonathan Chapman (University of Oxford). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 02 March 2017, 14:40-15:00 Discrete Modelling of Wave-Droplet DynamicsTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Paul Milewski (University of Bath); Carlos Galeano-Rios (University of Bath). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 02 March 2017, 14:20-14:40 Keller Cones in AeroacousticsTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller C. John Chapman (Keele University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 02 March 2017, 14:00-14:20 A generalization of the Temperley-Lieb algebra from restricted quantum sl2OAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Stephen Moore (Cardiff University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 02 March 2017, 14:00-15:00 HairodynamicsTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller Raymond Goldstein (University of Cambridge). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 02 March 2017, 13:40-14:00 Welcome and IntroductionTGMW44 - Mathematics in the Spirit of Joe Keller David Abrahams (Isaac Newton Institute). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 02 March 2017, 13:30-13:40 A Banachic generalization of Shalom's property H_FD.NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Romain Tessera (Université Paris-Sud 11 ). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 02 March 2017, 10:00-12:00 Approximate groups: an introductionNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Emmanuel Breuillard (Universität Münster). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Wednesday 01 March 2017, 14:00-16:00 Semigroup actions on operator algebrasOAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Evgenios Kakariadis (University of Newcastle upon Tyne). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 28 February 2017, 14:00-15:00 Towards a homological model for the Colored JonesHTL - Homology theories in low dimensional topology Cristina Ana-Maria Anghel (Université Paris 7 - Denis-Diderot). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 23 February 2017, 15:15-16:15 Herz-Schur multipliers of dynamical systemsOAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Ivan Todorov (Queen's University Belfast). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 23 February 2017, 14:00-15:00 Geometry of finite quotients of groups.NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Anastasia Khukhro (). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 23 February 2017, 10:00-12:00 4. Lp-cohomologyNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Pierre Pansu (Université Paris-Sud 11 ; Université Paris-Sud 11 ). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Wednesday 22 February 2017, 14:00-16:00 Membrane Matrix Models and non-perturbative tests of gauge/gravityOAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Denjoe O'Connor (Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 21 February 2017, 14:00-15:00 The Seifert form's optimal bounds for slice generaHTL - Homology theories in low dimensional topology Lukas Lewark (Universität Bern). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 16 February 2017, 15:15-16:15 Endomorphisms and automorphisms of the 2-adic ring C*-algebra Q_2OAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Stefano Rossi (Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata; Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 16 February 2017, 14:00-15:00 Monster groups acting on CAT(0) spacesNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Rémi Coulon (Université de Rennes 1; CNRS (Centre national de la recherche scientifique)). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 16 February 2017, 10:00-12:00 Indecomposable characters of infinite dimensional groups associated with operator algebrasOAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Masaki Izumi (Kyoto University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 14 February 2017, 14:00-15:00 Correction terms and the non-orientable 4-genusHTL - Homology theories in low dimensional topology Marco Golla (Uppsala Universitet). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 09 February 2017, 15:15-16:30 Conformal covariance and the split propertyOAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Vincenzo Morinelli (Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 09 February 2017, 14:00-15:00 Quasi-flats in hierarchically hyperbolic spacesNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Alessandro Sisto (ETH Zürich). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 09 February 2017, 10:00-12:00 Free products in AQFTOAS - Operator algebras: subfactors and their applications Yoh Tanimoto (Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 07 February 2017, 14:00-15:00 Filtering the Heegaard Floer contact invariantHTLW02 - 3-manifold workshop Gordana Matic (University of Georgia ). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 03 February 2017, 15:30-16:30 Stein fillings and SU(2) representationsHTLW02 - 3-manifold workshop John Baldwin (Boston College; Boston College). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 03 February 2017, 14:00-15:00 Knot concordance in homology spheresHTLW02 - 3-manifold workshop Jen Hom (Georgia Institute of Technology). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 03 February 2017, 11:30-12:30 Pin(2)-equivariant Floer homology and homology cobordismHTLW02 - 3-manifold workshop Matthew Stoffregen (University of California, Los Angeles). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 03 February 2017, 10:00-11:00 Floer homology and covering spacesHTLW02 - 3-manifold workshop Ciprian Manolescu (University of California, Los Angeles). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 03 February 2017, 09:00-10:00 A Gordon-Litherland form for ribbon surfacesHTLW02 - 3-manifold workshop Brendan Owens (University of Glasgow). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 02 February 2017, 15:30-16:30 Characterizing slopes for torus knotsHTLW02 - 3-manifold workshop Duncan McCoy (University of Texas at Austin). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 02 February 2017, 14:00-15:00 3-manifold groups epimorphisms and rigidityHTLW02 - 3-manifold workshop Michel Boileau (Université de Provence Aix Marseille 1). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 02 February 2017, 11:30-12:30 Branched covers of quasipositive links and L-spacesHTLW02 - 3-manifold workshop Steven Boyer (UQAM - Université du Québec à Montréal). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 02 February 2017, 10:00-11:00 On infinite torsion subgroups of CAT(0) groupsNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Eric Swenson (Brigham Young University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 02 February 2017, 10:00-12:00 On tunnel number one knots with lens space surgeriesHTLW02 - 3-manifold workshop Tali Pinsky (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 02 February 2017, 09:00-10:00 3. Lp-cohomologyNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Pierre Pansu (Université Paris-Sud 11 ; Université Paris-Sud 11 ). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Wednesday 01 February 2017, 14:00-17:30 Boundary-reducing surgeries and bridge numberHTLW02 - 3-manifold workshop John Luecke (University of Texas at Austin; University of Texas at Austin). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 01 February 2017, 11:30-12:30 Constructions of asymmetric L-space knotsHTLW02 - 3-manifold workshop Ken Baker (University of Miami). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 01 February 2017, 10:00-11:00 Null surgery on knots in L-spacesHTLW02 - 3-manifold workshop Yi Ni (CALTECH (California Institute of Technology)). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 01 February 2017, 09:00-10:00 The Temperley-Lieb category in operator algebras and in link homologyOAS - Operator Algebras: Subfactors and their Applications Scott Morrison (Australian National University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 31 January 2017, 15:30-16:30 The Temperley-Lieb category in operator algebras and in link homologyHTLW02 - 3-manifold workshop Scott Morrison (Australian National University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 31 January 2017, 15:30-16:30 Cobordism maps in knot Floer homologyHTLW02 - 3-manifold workshop Andras Juhasz (University of Oxford). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 31 January 2017, 14:00-15:00 Generalized torsion elements and bi-orderability of 3-manifold groupsHTLW02 - 3-manifold workshop Masakazu Teragaito (Hiroshima University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 31 January 2017, 11:30-12:30 Diagram Uniqueness for Highly Twisted PlatsHTLW02 - 3-manifold workshop Yoav Moriah (Technion - Israel Institute of Technology; Technion - Israel Institute of Technology). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 31 January 2017, 10:00-11:00 Slopes, colored links and Kojima's eta concordance invariantHTLW02 - 3-manifold workshop Ana Lecuona (Aix Marseille Université). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 31 January 2017, 09:00-10:00 L-space surgeries on iterated satellites by torus linksHTLW02 - 3-manifold workshop Sarah Rasmussen (University of Cambridge). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 30 January 2017, 15:30-16:30 Floer homology, group orders, and taut foliations of hyperbolic 3-manifoldsHTLW02 - 3-manifold workshop Nathan Dunfield (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 30 January 2017, 14:00-15:00 The complexity of unknot recognitionHTLW02 - 3-manifold workshop Marc Lackenby (University of Oxford). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 30 January 2017, 11:30-12:30 Polytope invariants of groups and manifoldsHTLW02 - 3-manifold workshop Stefan Friedl (Universität Regensburg; Universität Regensburg). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 30 January 2017, 10:00-11:00 Operator algebras in rigid C*-tensor categories, part IIOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories David Penneys (University of California, Los Angeles). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 27 January 2017, 16:00-17:00 Eigenvalues of rotations and braids in spherical fusion categoriesOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Henry Tucker (University of California, San Diego). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 27 January 2017, 14:30-15:30 Trivalent CategoriesOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Noah Snyder (Indiana University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 27 January 2017, 13:30-14:30 Algebras, automorphisms, and extensions of quadratic fusion categoriesOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Pinhas Grossman (). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 27 January 2017, 11:30-12:30 On gauging symmetry of modular categoriesOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Julia Plavnik (Texas A&M University ). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 27 January 2017, 10:00-11:00 Modular invariants for group-theoretical modular dataOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Alexei Davydov (Ohio University; Ohio University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 26 January 2017, 16:00-17:00 Braids, Cosimplicial Identities, Spreadability, SubfactorsOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Rolf Gohm (Aberystwyth University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 26 January 2017, 14:30-15:30 An elementary approach to unitary representations of the Thompson group FOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Claus Kostler (University College Cork). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 26 January 2017, 13:30-14:30 Buildings and C*-algebrasOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Alina Vdovina (Newcastle University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 26 January 2017, 11:30-12:30 Conformal field theory out of equilibriumOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Benjamin Doyon (King's College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 26 January 2017, 10:00-11:00 Generalizing Bestvina-Brady groups using branched coversNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Ian Leary (University of Southampton). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 26 January 2017, 10:00-12:00 tbaOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Alice Guionnet (ENS - Lyon). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 25 January 2017, 16:00-17:00 Screening operators in conformal field models and beyondOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Alexei Semikhatov (Lebedev Physical Institute). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 25 January 2017, 14:30-15:30 2. Lp-cohomologyNPC - Non-Positive Curvature Group Actions and Cohomology Pierre Pansu (Université Paris-Sud 11 ; Université Paris-Sud 11 ). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Wednesday 25 January 2017, 14:00-16:00 Crossed-products by locally compact groups and intermediate subfactors.OASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Arnaud Brothier (Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 25 January 2017, 13:30-14:30 Cohomology and $L^2$-Betti numbers for subfactors and quasi-regular inclusionsOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Dima Shlyakhtenko (University of California, Los Angeles). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 25 January 2017, 11:30-12:30 Classification of free Araki-Woods factorsOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Stefaan Vaes (KU Leuven). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 25 January 2017, 10:00-11:00 A classification of real-line group actions with faithful Connes--Takesaki modules on hyperfinite factorsOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Koichi Shimada (Kyoto University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 24 January 2017, 16:00-17:00 W$^*$-Bundles and Continuous Families of SubfactorsOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Sam Evington (University of Glasgow). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 24 January 2017, 14:30-15:30 Structure and classification of nuclear C*-algebras: The role of the UCTOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Wilhelm Winter (Universität Münster). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 24 January 2017, 13:30-14:30 The structure of simple nuclear C*-algebras: a von Neumann prospectiveOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Stuart White (University of Glasgow). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 24 January 2017, 11:30-12:30 The classification of unital simple separable C*-algebras with finite nuclear dimensionOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories George Elliott (University of Toronto; Cardiff University; University of Copenhagen). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 24 January 2017, 10:00-11:00 On fundamental groups of tensor product II_1 factorsOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Yusuke Isono (Kyoto University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 23 January 2017, 16:00-17:00 Dualizability and orientability of tensor categoriesOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories David Jordan (University of Edinburgh). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 23 January 2017, 14:30-15:30 Operator Algebras in rigid C*-tensor categoriesOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Corey Jones (Australian National University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 23 January 2017, 13:30-14:30 A diagrammatic approach to Ocneanu cellsOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Stephen Bigelow (University of California, Santa Barbara). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 23 January 2017, 11:30-12:30 On rigidity in II1 factor frameworkOASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Sorin Popa (University of California, Los Angeles). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 23 January 2017, 10:00-11:00 Foliations on 3-manifolds IIIHTLW01 - Winter school workshop Rachel Roberts (Washington University in St. Louis). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 20 January 2017, 16:00-17:00 2-representations of braid groups, continuedHTLW01 - Winter school workshop Anthony Licata (Australian National University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 20 January 2017, 14:30-15:30 HOMFLY-PT homologyHTLW01 - Winter school workshop Jacob Rasmussen (University of Cambridge). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 20 January 2017, 11:30-12:30 Representation theory, cohomology and L^2-Betti numbers for subfactorsOASW04 - Primer on subfactors and applications Stefaan Vaes (KU Leuven). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Friday 20 January 2017, 10:30-12:00 Bordered via curves and train tracks IIHTLW01 - Winter school workshop Liam Watson (). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 20 January 2017, 10:00-11:00 Bordered via curves and train tracks IHTLW01 - Winter school workshop Liam Watson (). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 20 January 2017, 09:00-10:00 Operator Algebras and Conformal Field TheoryOASW04 - Primer on subfactors and applications Roberto Longo (Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Friday 20 January 2017, 09:00-10:30 Foliations on 3-manifolds IIHTLW01 - Winter school workshop Rachel Roberts (Washington University in St. Louis). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 19 January 2017, 16:00-17:00 Representation theory, cohomology and L^2-Betti numbers for subfactorsOASW04 - Primer on subfactors and applications Stefaan Vaes (KU Leuven). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 19 January 2017, 15:00-16:30 Annular Khovanov-Lee theory of braid closures and braided surfacesHTLW01 - Winter school workshop Eli Grigsby (Boston College). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 19 January 2017, 14:30-15:30 Operator Algebras and Conformal Field TheoryOASW04 - Primer on subfactors and applications Roberto Longo (Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 19 January 2017, 13:30-15:00 Annular Khovanov-Lee theory and representation theoryHTLW01 - Winter school workshop Eli Grigsby (Boston College). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 19 January 2017, 11:30-12:30 Topics in Heegaard Floer homology IV, cont.HTLW01 - Winter school workshop Adam Levine (Princeton University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 19 January 2017, 10:00-11:00 Random walks on random symmetric groups.NPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Andrzej Zuk (Université Paris 7 - Denis-Diderot). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 19 January 2017, 10:00-12:00 Topics in Heegaard Floer homology IVHTLW01 - Winter school workshop Adam Levine (Princeton University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 19 January 2017, 09:00-10:00 Foliations on 3-manifolds IHTLW01 - Winter school workshop Rachel Roberts (Washington University in St. Louis). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 18 January 2017, 16:00-17:00 The categorified Burau representationHTLW01 - Winter school workshop Anthony Licata (Australian National University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 18 January 2017, 14:30-15:30 1. Lp-cohomologyNPC - Non-positive curvature group actions and cohomology Pierre Pansu (Université Paris-Sud 11 ; Université Paris-Sud 11 ). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Wednesday 18 January 2017, 14:00-16:00 Trivial braid detection via Khovanov homologyHTLW01 - Winter school workshop Eli Grigsby (Boston College). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 18 January 2017, 11:30-12:30 Representation theory, cohomology and L^2-Betti numbers for subfactorsOASW04 - Primer on subfactors and applications Stefaan Vaes (KU Leuven). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Wednesday 18 January 2017, 10:30-12:00 Topics in Heegaard Floer homology III, cont.HTLW01 - Winter school workshop Adam Levine (Princeton University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 18 January 2017, 10:00-11:00 Topics in Heegaard Floer homology IIIHTLW01 - Winter school workshop Adam Levine (Princeton University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 18 January 2017, 09:00-10:00 Operator Algebras and Conformal Field TheoryOASW04 - Primer on subfactors and applications Roberto Longo (Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Wednesday 18 January 2017, 09:00-10:30 Contact structures on 3-manifolds IIHTLW01 - Winter school workshop Andy Wand (University of Glasgow). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 17 January 2017, 16:00-17:00 Representation theory, cohomology and L^2-Betti numbers for subfactorsOASW04 - Primer on subfactors and applications Stefaan Vaes (KU Leuven). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 17 January 2017, 15:00-16:30 Braid groups and their 2-representationsHTLW01 - Winter school workshop Anthony Licata (Australian National University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 17 January 2017, 14:30-15:30 Operator Algebras and Conformal Field TheoryOASW04 - Primer on subfactors and applications Roberto Longo (Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 17 January 2017, 13:30-15:00 Left-orders on 3-manifolds IIIHTLW01 - Winter school workshop Cameron Gordon (University of Texas at Austin). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 17 January 2017, 11:30-12:30 Topics in Heegaard Floer homology II, cont.HTLW01 - Winter school workshop Adam Levine (Princeton University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 17 January 2017, 10:00-11:00 Topics in Heegaard Floer homology IIHTLW01 - Winter school workshop Adam Levine (Princeton University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 17 January 2017, 09:00-10:00 Contact structures on 3-manifolds IHTLW01 - Winter school workshop Andy Wand (University of Glasgow). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 16 January 2017, 16:00-17:00 Subfactors, tensor categories and conformal field theoryOASW04 - Primer on subfactors and applications Yasu Kawahigashi (University of Tokyo). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Monday 16 January 2017, 15:00-16:30 Left-orders on 3-manifolds IIHTLW01 - Winter school workshop Cameron Gordon (University of Texas at Austin). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 16 January 2017, 14:30-15:30 Introduction to subfactor theoryOASW04 - Primer on subfactors and applications David Penneys (University of California, Los Angeles). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Monday 16 January 2017, 13:30-15:00 Left-orders on 3-manifolds IHTLW01 - Winter school workshop Cameron Gordon (University of Texas at Austin). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 16 January 2017, 11:30-12:30 Topics in Heegaard Floer homology IHTLW01 - Winter school workshop Adam Levine (Princeton University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 16 January 2017, 10:00-11:00 The topology of the contracting boundary of a groupNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Christopher Cashen (Universität Wien). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 13 January 2017, 16:00-17:00 Subfactors, tensor categories and conformal field theoryOASW04 - Primer on subfactors and applications Yasu Kawahigashi (University of Tokyo). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Friday 13 January 2017, 15:00-16:30 On the small cancellation geometry of certain graph products of groupsNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Alexandre Martin (Universität Wien). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 13 January 2017, 14:30-15:30 On the linearity of finitely presented groups and its connection to the existence of good geometric actionsNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Jack Button (University of Cambridge). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 13 January 2017, 13:30-14:30 Introduction to subfactor theoryOASW04 - Primer on subfactors and applications David Penneys (University of California, Los Angeles). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Friday 13 January 2017, 13:30-15:00 Small cancellation theory over Burnside groupsNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Dominik Gruber (ETH Zürich). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 13 January 2017, 11:30-12:30 Cutpoints of CAT(0) groupsNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Panos Papasoglu (University of Oxford). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 13 January 2017, 10:00-11:00 Convex subgroups of orderable groups.NPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Yago Antolin (Universidad Autonoma de Madrid). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 13 January 2017, 09:00-10:00 When the outer automorphism groups of RAAGs are vastNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Andrew Sale (Vanderbilt University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 12 January 2017, 16:00-17:00 Subfactors, tensor categories and conformal field theoryOASW04 - Primer on subfactors and applications Yasu Kawahigashi (University of Tokyo). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 12 January 2017, 15:00-16:30 Group cubizationNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Damian Osajda (Uniwersytet Wroclawski; Polish Academy of Sciences; McGill University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 12 January 2017, 14:30-15:30 Commensurability classification of certain right-angled Coxeter groups and related surface amalgamsNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Emily Stark (Technion - Israel Institute of Technology). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 12 January 2017, 13:30-14:30 Introduction to subfactor theoryOASW04 - Primer on subfactors and applications David Penneys (University of California, Los Angeles). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 12 January 2017, 13:30-15:00 Large scale conformal mapsNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Pierre Pansu (Université Paris-Sud 11 ). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 12 January 2017, 11:30-12:30 Coarse negative curvature in actionNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action David Hume (University of Oxford). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 12 January 2017, 10:00-11:00 Combinatorics of Coxeter groups and Affine Deligne Lusztig varietiesNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Petra Schwer (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 12 January 2017, 09:00-10:00 Boundaries and Moebius GeometryNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Viktor Schroeder (University of Zurich and ETH Zurich). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 11 January 2017, 16:00-17:00 Subfactors, tensor categories and conformal field theoryOASW04 - Primer on subfactors and applications Yasu Kawahigashi (University of Tokyo). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Wednesday 11 January 2017, 15:00-16:30 Groups actions on dendritesNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Bruno Duchesne (Université de Lorraine). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 11 January 2017, 14:30-15:30 Group actions on spaces with a distinguished geodesic structureNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Urs Lang (ETH Zürich). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 11 January 2017, 13:30-14:30 Introduction to subfactor theoryOASW04 - Primer on subfactors and applications David Penneys (University of California, Los Angeles). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Wednesday 11 January 2017, 13:30-15:00 Random graphs and applications to Coxeter groupsNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Jason Behrstock (City University of New York). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 11 January 2017, 11:30-12:30 Bounded cohomology of acylindrically hyperbolic groups via hyperbolically embedded subgroupsNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Alessandro Sisto (ETH Zürich). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 11 January 2017, 10:00-11:00 Commensurability of groups quasi-isometric to RAAG'sNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Jingyin Huang (McGill University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 11 January 2017, 09:00-10:00 Hyperbolic groups and their subgroupsNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Robert Kropholler (Tufts University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 10 January 2017, 16:00-17:00 Cubical-like geometry of graph productsNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Anthony Genevois (Aix Marseille Université). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 10 January 2017, 14:30-15:30 Stallings folds for CAT(0) cube complexes and quasiconvex subgroupsNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Nir Lazarovich (ETH Zürich). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 10 January 2017, 13:30-14:30 Understanding Tubular GroupsNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Daniel Woodhouse (McGill University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 10 January 2017, 11:30-12:30 Uniform exponential growth for groups acting on CAT(0) square complexesNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Michah Sageev (Technion - Israel Institute of Technology). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 10 January 2017, 10:00-11:00 Cubical Accessibility and bounds on curves on surfaces.NPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Benjamin Beeker (Technion - Israel Institute of Technology). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 10 January 2017, 09:00-10:00 Growth under automorphisms of hyperbolic groupsNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Camille Horbez (Université Paris-Sud 11 ). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 09 January 2017, 16:00-17:00 Counting loxodromics for hyperbolic actionsNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Samuel Taylor (Yale University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 09 January 2017, 14:30-15:30 Polynomial-time Nielsen--Thurston type recognitionNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Richard Webb (University of Cambridge). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 09 January 2017, 13:30-14:30 The normal closure of a big Dehn twist in a mapping class groupNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Francois Dahmani (Université Joseph Fourier Grenoble ; Université de Grenoble). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 09 January 2017, 11:30-12:30 Cubulable Kähler groupsNPCW01 - Non-positive curvature in action Pierre Py (Other; Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 09 January 2017, 10:00-11:00 tbaSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Patrick Wolfe (University College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 16 December 2016, 15:30-16:15 Modeling and Simulation of Dynamic Networks using Egocentrically-Sampled DataSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Pavel Krivitsky (University of Wollongong Australia). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 16 December 2016, 14:15-15:00 On the Statistical Estimation of the Preferential Attachment Network ModelSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Fengnan Gao (Universiteit Leiden). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 16 December 2016, 13:30-14:15 Edge- and vertex-reinforced random walks with super-linear reinforcement on infinite graphsSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Codina Cotar (University College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 16 December 2016, 11:45-12:30 Finding and hiding the seedSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Miklos Racz (Microsoft Research). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 16 December 2016, 11:00-11:45 Vector Autoregressive based Network ModelsSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks George Michailidis (University of Florida). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 16 December 2016, 09:30-10:30 Statistical clustering of temporal networks through a dynamic stochastic block modelSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Catherine Matias (CNRS (Centre national de la recherche scientifique); Université Pierre & Marie Curie-Paris VI ). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 15 December 2016, 16:00-16:45 The spread of infections on evolving scale-free networksSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Peter Mörters (University of Bath). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 15 December 2016, 14:45-15:30 The Effect of Recommendations on Network StructureSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Sharad Goel (Stanford University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 15 December 2016, 14:00-14:45 Bayesian Poisson Tensor Decomposition for International RelationsSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Hanna Wallach (Microsoft Research). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 15 December 2016, 11:15-12:00 Mining differential correlationSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Andrew Nobel (University of North Carolina ). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 15 December 2016, 09:30-10:30 Random walk models of network formationSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Peter Orbanz (Columbia University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 14 December 2016, 16:45-17:30 Multivariate power laws in a preferential attachment network model; model calibrationSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Sidney Resnick (Cornell University; Cornell University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 14 December 2016, 16:00-16:45 Non-parametric methods for the dynamic stochastic block model and the time-dependent graphonSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Marianna Pensky (University of Central Florida). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 14 December 2016, 14:45-15:30 Networks as signals: Extraction of dynamical network structuresSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Pierre Borgnat (ENS - Lyon; CNRS (Centre national de la recherche scientifique)). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 14 December 2016, 14:00-14:45 Sparse Gaussian graphical models for dynamic gene regulatory networksSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Veronica Vinciotti (Brunel University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 14 December 2016, 11:15-12:00 Epidemics on networksSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Frank Granville Ball (University of Nottingham). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 14 December 2016, 09:30-10:30 Markov process models for time-varying networksSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Harry Crane (Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 13 December 2016, 16:45-17:30 Detecting change-points in the structure of a network: Exact Bayesian inferenceSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Stéphane Robin (INRA - Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 13 December 2016, 16:00-16:45 Dynamic networks in the human brainSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Danielle Bassett (University of Pennsylvania ; University of Pennsylvania ). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 13 December 2016, 14:45-15:30 Study of the dynamics of bacterial communities in the Human MicrobiomeSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Susan Holmes (Stanford University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 13 December 2016, 13:45-14:45 Birds of a feather or opposites attract - effects in network modellingSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Maria Deijfen (). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 13 December 2016, 11:15-12:00 A network epidemic model with preventive rewiring: comparative analysis of the initial phaseSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Tom Britton (Stockholm University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 13 December 2016, 09:30-10:30 Recognizing graphs formed by spatial random processesSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Jeanette Janssen (Dalhousie University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 12 December 2016, 16:00-16:45 Graphons and Machine Learning: Modeling and Estimation of Sparse Massive Networks - Part IISNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Christian Borgs (Microsoft Research). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 12 December 2016, 14:30-15:30 Graphons and Machine Learning: Modeling and Estimation of Sparse Massive Networks - Part ISNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Jennifer Chayes (Microsoft Research). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 12 December 2016, 13:30-14:30 Dynamic causal networks with multi-scale temporal structureSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Eric Kolaczyk (Boston University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 12 December 2016, 11:15-12:00 Continuous-time statistical models for network panel dataSNAW04 - Dynamic Networks Tom Snijders (University of Groningen; University of Oxford). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 12 December 2016, 09:30-10:30 Mixed effects models with covariates perturbed for SDCDLAW03 - New Developments in Data Privacy Silvia Polettini (Università degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 09 December 2016, 14:15-15:00 tbaDLAW03 - New Developments in Data Privacy Moni Naor (Weizmann Institute of Science). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 09 December 2016, 13:30-14:15 Decentralising Data Collection and AnonymisationDLAW03 - New Developments in Data Privacy Steven Murdoch (University College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 09 December 2016, 12:00-12:30 Statistical Asymptotics with Differential PrivacyDLAW03 - New Developments in Data Privacy Daniel Kifer (Pennsylvania State University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 09 December 2016, 11:15-12:00 How should we assess whether a medical device is safe? What are the possible comparators?FOS - Probability and Statistics in Forensic Science Jane Hutton (University of Warwick). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Friday 09 December 2016, 11:00-12:00 On anonymisation and discriminationDLAW03 - New Developments in Data Privacy David Hand (Imperial College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 09 December 2016, 10:15-10:45 Linkage and anonymisation in consumer financeDLAW03 - New Developments in Data Privacy Ross Gayler (Australian National University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 09 December 2016, 09:30-10:15 Discussion of the FutureDLAW03 - New Developments in Data Privacy . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 08 December 2016, 17:00-17:30 Assessing Re-identification Risk in Sample MicrodataDLAW03 - New Developments in Data Privacy Natalie Shlomo (University of Manchester). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 08 December 2016, 16:30-17:00 An empirical measure of attribution risk (for fully synthetic data)DLAW03 - New Developments in Data Privacy Mark Elliot (University of Manchester). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 08 December 2016, 16:00-16:30 Anonymization of high-dimensional datasetsDLAW03 - New Developments in Data Privacy Grigorios Loukides (Cardiff University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 08 December 2016, 15:30-16:00 DataSHIELD: taking the analysis to the data not the data to the analysisDLAW03 - New Developments in Data Privacy Paul Burton (University of Bristol; University of Bristol). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 08 December 2016, 14:15-15:00 Can we have medical privacy, cloud computing and genomics all at the same time?DLAW03 - New Developments in Data Privacy Ross Anderson (University of Cambridge). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 08 December 2016, 13:30-14:15 The Price of Online Queries in Differential PrivacyDLAW03 - New Developments in Data Privacy Mark Bun (Princeton University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 08 December 2016, 12:00-12:30 PSI : a Private data Sharing InterfaceDLAW03 - New Developments in Data Privacy Marco Gaboardi (University of Dundee). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 08 December 2016, 11:30-12:00 Individual Differential PrivacyDLAW03 - New Developments in Data Privacy Josep Domingo-Ferrer (Universitat Rovira i Virgili ); Jordi Soria-Comas (Universitat Rovira i Virgili ). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 08 December 2016, 10:15-11:00 Attempts to apply Differential Privacy for comparison of standard Table Builder type schemes (O'Keefe, Skinner, Shlomo)DLAW03 - New Developments in Data Privacy Yosi (Joseph) Rinott (Hebrew University of Jerusalem). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 08 December 2016, 09:30-10:15 Theory for Society: Fairness in ClassificationDLAW03 - New Developments in Data Privacy Cynthia Dwork (Microsoft Research; Microsoft Research). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 07 December 2016, 15:30-16:15 A new relaxation of differential privacy - A part of Women in Data Science (WiDS)DLAW03 - New Developments in Data Privacy Christine O'Keefe (CSIRO Mathematics, Informatics and Statistics). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 07 December 2016, 14:15-15:00 Barred from work in Scottish prisons, data science to the rescue: discoveries about drugs-related deaths and women via record linkage - A part of Women in Data Science (WiDS)DLAW03 - New Developments in Data Privacy Sheila Bird (Medical Research Council; University of Strathclyde). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 07 December 2016, 13:30-14:15 Bootstrapped Inference for Degree Distributions in Large Sparse NetworksDLAW03 - New Developments in Data Privacy Yulia Gel (University of Texas at Dallas; University of Waterloo). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 07 December 2016, 12:00-12:30 Combining statistical disclosure limitation methods to preserve relationships and data-specific constraints in survey data.DLAW03 - New Developments in Data Privacy Anna Oganian (Other). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 07 December 2016, 11:30-12:00 Gaming the System for PrivacyDLAW03 - New Developments in Data Privacy Bradley Malin (Vanderbilt University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 07 December 2016, 10:00-10:45 Panel Discussion and QuestionsOFBW31 - Engaging People in Data Privacy . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 06 December 2016, 16:15-17:00 The Future of Data (Privacy)OFBW31 - Engaging People in Data Privacy Mark Elliot (University of Manchester). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 06 December 2016, 15:45-16:15 Choice and Decision Making for Data Subjects EmpowermentOFBW31 - Engaging People in Data Privacy Bettina Berendt (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 06 December 2016, 15:15-15:45 Personal Data Stores the Route to Data Independence, Portability, Trust and Seamless ServicesOFBW31 - Engaging People in Data Privacy David Alexander (Mydex). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 06 December 2016, 14:30-15:00 The Science and Practice of ConsentOFBW31 - Engaging People in Data Privacy Richard Gomer (University of Southampton). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 06 December 2016, 14:00-14:30 Session QuestionsOFBW31 - Engaging People in Data Privacy . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 06 December 2016, 12:50-13:00 A Calculus of Privacy?OFBW31 - Engaging People in Data Privacy Richard Pinch (GCHQ). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 06 December 2016, 12:30-12:50 End User Perspective: Personal FinanceOFBW31 - Engaging People in Data Privacy Keith Spicer (Office for National Statistics). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 06 December 2016, 12:10-12:30 Engaging Citizens in Questions of Health and Data PrivacyOFBW31 - Engaging People in Data Privacy Malcolm Oswald (Citizens' Juries c.i.c). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 06 December 2016, 11:50-12:10 Privacy Research: Walking a Mile in Someone Else's ShoesOFBW31 - Engaging People in Data Privacy Lizzie Coles-Kemp (Royal Holloway, University of London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 06 December 2016, 11:00-11:30 Bayesian networks for the evaluation of evidence when attributing paintings to paintersFOS - Probability and Statistics in Forensic Science Jacob de Zoete (Universiteit van Amsterdam). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 06 December 2016, 11:00-12:00 Keynote Talk: The Dance of the Seven Veils: Privacy and its DiscoursesOFBW31 - Engaging People in Data Privacy Kieron O'Hara (University of Southampton). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 06 December 2016, 10:10-11:00 Welcome and IntroductionOFBW31 - Engaging People in Data Privacy Mark Elliot (University of Manchester); Jane Leeks (Turing Gateway to Mathematics); David Abrahams (). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 06 December 2016, 10:00-10:10 Facilitated Panel Discussion and QuestionsOFBW30 - New Approaches to Anonymisation . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 05 December 2016, 16:00-16:45 Tea and Coffee BreakOFBW30 - New Approaches to Anonymisation . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 05 December 2016, 15:40-16:00 Automated Zone Design as an Aid to Effective AnonymisationOFBW30 - New Approaches to Anonymisation James Robards (University of Southampton). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 05 December 2016, 15:10-15:40 Directions in Big Data AnonymisationOFBW30 - New Approaches to Anonymisation Josep Domingo-Ferrer (Universitat Rovira i Virgili ). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 05 December 2016, 14:40-15:10 Synthetic Data as a Method for Protecting ConfidentialityOFBW30 - New Approaches to Anonymisation Robin Mitra (University of Southampton). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 05 December 2016, 14:20-14:40 Data Anonymisation and Quantifying Risk CompetitionOFBW30 - New Approaches to Anonymisation Hiroaki Kikuchi (Meiji University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 05 December 2016, 14:00-14:20 Session questionsOFBW30 - New Approaches to Anonymisation . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 05 December 2016, 13:00-13:10 New Life for Old Data: An Overview of the Clinical Trial Data Sharing EnvironmentOFBW30 - New Approaches to Anonymisation Kelly Mewes (Roche). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 05 December 2016, 12:45-13:00 GB Smart Meter Programme - Network Operator Use of Electricity Consumption DataOFBW30 - New Approaches to Anonymisation Paul Abreu (Energy Networks Association). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 05 December 2016, 12:30-12:45 Privacy Risks and Solutions in Financial Services and TelcoOFBW30 - New Approaches to Anonymisation Jason McFall (Privitar). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 05 December 2016, 12:15-12:30 Transport and Data: Privacy by DesignOFBW30 - New Approaches to Anonymisation Brendan Ludden (Vodafone). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 05 December 2016, 12:00-12:15 Anonymisation and the Five SafesOFBW30 - New Approaches to Anonymisation Christine O'Keefe (CSIRO). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 05 December 2016, 11:10-11:40 The Anonymisation Decision Making FrameworkOFBW30 - New Approaches to Anonymisation Elaine Mackey (University of Manchester). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 05 December 2016, 10:50-11:10 Anonymisation Risk and PrivacyOFBW30 - New Approaches to Anonymisation Mark Elliot (University of Manchester). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 05 December 2016, 10:10-10:50 Welcome and IntroductionOFBW30 - New Approaches to Anonymisation Robin Mitra (University of Southampton); Jane Leeks (Turing Gateway to Mathematics); I. David Abrahams (Isaac Newton Institute; University of Manchester). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 05 December 2016, 10:00-10:10 Topics in differential privacy: optimal noise and record perturbation baseddata setsDLA - Data Linkage and Anonymisation Jordi Soria-Comas (Universitat Rovira i Virgili ). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Friday 02 December 2016, 14:00-15:00 A Risk-Utility Balancing Approach to Generate Synthetic MicrodataDLA - Data Linkage and Anonymisation Atikur Khan (CSIRO). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 01 December 2016, 16:30-17:30 Session 3: Chaired by Cheryl Thomas (University College London). Questions and DiscussionsOFBW29 - Probability and Statistics in Forensic Science- Dissemination Workshop . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 01 December 2016, 16:20-17:00 The Relationship between Statistics and the Law - a Judicial PerspectiveOFBW29 - Probability and Statistics in Forensic Science - Dissemination Workshop Lord Justice Kitchin (Royal Courts of Justice). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 01 December 2016, 15:50-16:20 Strategies to facilitate access to detailed geocoding information based on synthetic dataDLA - Data Linkage and Anonymisation Joerg Drechsler (Institut für Arbeitsmarkt-und Berufsforschung). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 01 December 2016, 15:30-16:30 Validation of Probabilistic Genotyping Software for Complex DNA samples: The Promulgation of Industry StandardsOFBW29 - Probability and Statistics in Forensic Science - Dissemination Workshop Keith Inman (California State University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 01 December 2016, 15:00-15:30 Educating Lawyers and Forensic Scientists about Probability and StatisticsOFBW29 - Probability and Statistics in Forensic Science - Dissemination Workshop Paul Roberts (University of Nottingham). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 01 December 2016, 14:30-15:00 Challenges and Opportunities for Statistics in Digital ForensicsOFBW29 - Probability and Statistics in Forensic Science - Dissemination Workshop James Luck (Metropolitan Police). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 01 December 2016, 14:00-14:30 Valid inference from non-ignorable network sampling mechanismsSNA - Theoretical Foundations for Statistical Network Analysis Simon Lunagomez (University College London). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 01 December 2016, 14:00-15:00 Using Bayes Nets for Reasoning with Evidence: Real Life ExamplesOFBW29 - Probability and Statistics in Forensic Science - Dissemination Workshop David Lagnado (University College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 01 December 2016, 12:30-13:00 The Use of Forensic Databases in Forensic CaseworkOFBW29 - Probability and Statistics in Forensic Science - Dissemination Workshop Marjan Sjerps (Universiteit van Amsterdam; Netherlands Forensic Institute). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 01 December 2016, 12:00-12:30 Serial Killer Nurses: Is there an Epidemic?OFBW29 - Probability and Statistics in Forensic Science - Dissemination Workshop Richard Gill (Universiteit Leiden). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 01 December 2016, 11:30-12:00 Popular Understanding of Statistics and its Impacts on the LawOFBW29 - Probability and Statistics in Forensic Science - Dissemination Workshop Gerd Gigerenzer (Max-Planck-Institut für Bildungsforschung). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 01 December 2016, 10:30-11:10 Overview of the Programme: Outreach and AccomplishmentsOFBW29 - Probability and Statistics in Forensic Science - Dissemination Workshop Norman Fenton (Queen Mary, University of London; Queen Mary, University of London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 01 December 2016, 10:10-10:30 Welcome and IntroductionOFBW29 - Probability and Statistics in Forensic Science - Dissemination Workshop Jane Leeks (Turing Gateway to Mathematics). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 01 December 2016, 10:00-10:10 Rothschild Lecture: The Promise of Differential PrivacyDLA - Data Linkage and Anonymisation Cynthia Dwork (Microsoft Research). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 30 November 2016, 16:00-17:00 The geometry of optimal experiment design for vector-valued Ornstein-Uhlenbeck processes.SNA - Theoretical Foundations for Statistical Network Analysis Mohamed-Ali Belabbas (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 24 November 2016, 14:00-15:00 Generalisation for Adaptive Data AnalysisDLA - Data Linkage and Anonymisation Thomas Steinke (IBM Research). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Tuesday 22 November 2016, 15:30-16:30 Wavelets in the making — A publication network perspectiveSNA - Theoretical Foundations for Statistical Network Analysis Patrick Flandrin (ENS - Lyon). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 17 November 2016, 14:00-15:00 Rothschild Lecture: Helping Doctors and Patients Make Sense of Health StatisticsFOS - Probability and Statistics in Forensic Science Gerd Gigerenzer (Max-Planck-Institut für Bildungsforschung). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 14 November 2016, 16:00-17:00 Inference for complex DNA profilesFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence David Balding (University of Melbourne; University College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 11 November 2016, 12:00-12:30 Quantifying Information Content in Pattern EvidenceFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence Karen Kafadar (University of Virginia). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 11 November 2016, 11:30-12:00 Evaluating a combination of matching class features: a general 'blind' procedure and a tire marks caseFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence Marjan Sjerps (Universiteit van Amsterdam). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 11 November 2016, 11:00-11:30 A Bayesian nonparametric approach for the rare type problemFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence Giulia Cereda (Université de Lausanne; Universiteit Leiden). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 11 November 2016, 09:45-10:30 Understanding Intra-day and Inter-day Variation in LIBSFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence James Curran (University of Auckland). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 10 November 2016, 16:15-17:00 Assessing Evidentiary Value in Fire Debris AnalysisFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence Michael Sigman (University of Central Florida). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 10 November 2016, 15:30-16:15 Engineering Privacy for Small GroupsDLA - Data Linkage and Anonymisation Graham Cormode (University of Warwick). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 10 November 2016, 15:30-16:30 Evaluating modules in molecular networks in light of annotation biasSNA - Theoretical Foundations for Statistical Network Analysis Charlotte Deane (University of Oxford). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 10 November 2016, 14:00-15:00 The likelihood ratio as a random variable, with applications to DNA mixtures and kinship analysisFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence Klaas Slooten (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 10 November 2016, 12:15-13:00 Challenges of reporting complex DNA mixtures in the court-roomFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence Peter Gill (University of Oslo). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 10 November 2016, 11:30-12:15 The synapse-level wiring diagram of a center for learning and memory, the insect mushroom bodySNA - Theoretical Foundations for Statistical Network Analysis Albert Cardona (Other). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 10 November 2016, 11:00-12:00 Estimating trace-suspect match probabilities in forensics for singleton Y-STR haplotypes using coalescent theoryFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence Amke Caliebe (Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 10 November 2016, 10:15-11:00 Circuits principles of memory-based behavioral choiceSNA - Theoretical Foundations for Statistical Network Analysis Marta Zlatic (Other). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 10 November 2016, 10:00-11:00 Y Chromosomal STR Markers: Assessing Evidential ValueFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence Mikkel Andersen (Aalborg Universitet). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Thursday 10 November 2016, 09:30-10:15 Pre-Dinner Lecture: Forensic Science from the point of view of a Scientific Adviser to GovernmentFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence Bernard Silverman (). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 09 November 2016, 17:00-18:00 Information Recovery in Shuffled Graphs via Graph MatchingSNA - Theoretical Foundations for Statistical Network Analysis Vince Lyzinski (Johns Hopkins University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Wednesday 09 November 2016, 14:00-15:00 Inference platform for Ancestry Informative MarkersFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence Torben Tvedebrink (Aalborg Universitet; Københavns Universitet (University of Copenhagen)). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 09 November 2016, 12:30-13:00 Modeling subpopulations in a forensic DNA database using a latent variable approachFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence Maarten Kruijver (Unknown; Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 09 November 2016, 12:00-12:30 Cell type determination and association with the DNA donorFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence Jacob de Zoete (Universiteit van Amsterdam). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 09 November 2016, 11:30-12:00 An exact, efficient, and flexible representation of statistical models for DNA profilesFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence Therese Graversen (Københavns Universitet (University of Copenhagen)). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 09 November 2016, 10:15-11:00 Evaluation of forensic DNA profiles while accounting for one and two repeat less and two repeat more stuttersFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence Roberto Puch-Solis (). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 09 November 2016, 09:30-10:15 Complex DNA profile interpretation: stories from across the pondFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence Keith Inman (California State University). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 08 November 2016, 16:15-17:00 Complex DNA profile interpretation: stories from across the pondFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence Norah Rudin (). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 08 November 2016, 15:30-16:15 Modelling the best evidenceFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence Sue Pope (). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 08 November 2016, 12:15-13:00 Inverting Entomological Growth Curves Using Functional Data AnalysisFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence John Aston (University of Cambridge). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 08 November 2016, 11:30-12:15 Elicitation of Priors in Bayesian Modeling of DNA EvidenceFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence William Thompson (University of California, Irvine). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 08 November 2016, 10:15-11:00 Interpreting (chemical) forensic evidence in a Bayesian framework: a multidisciplinary taskFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence Gabriel Vivó-Truyols (Universiteit van Amsterdam). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 08 November 2016, 09:30-10:15 Measuring Performance of Likelihood-Ratio-Based Evidence Evaluation MethodsFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence Daniel Ramos (Universidad Autonoma de Madrid). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 07 November 2016, 16:15-17:00 What should a forensic scientist's likelihood ratio be?FOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence Geoffrey Stewart Morrison (University of Alberta). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 07 November 2016, 15:30-16:15 Risk Literacy: How to Make Sense of Statistical EvidenceFOSW03 - Statistical Modelling of Scientific Evidence Gerd Gigerenzer (Max-Planck-Institut für Bildungsforschung). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Monday 07 November 2016, 14:00-15:00 Measures of Utility for Synthetic DataDLA - Data Linkage and Anonymisation Gillian Raab (University of Edinburgh; University of Edinburgh). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 03 November 2016, 15:30-16:30 Steiner trees in the stochastic mean-field model of distanceSNA - Theoretical Foundations for Statistical Network Analysis Ayalvadi Ganesh (University of Bristol). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 03 November 2016, 14:00-15:00 German Mathematicians and Cryptology during WWIIFOS - Probability and Statistics in Forensic Science Sandy Zabell (Northwestern University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 03 November 2016, 11:00-12:00 Open Discussion and QuestionsOFBW27 - Theoretical Foundations for Statistical Network Analysis - Open for Business event Patrick Wolfe (University College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 01 November 2016, 16:30-17:00 Emerging Disease Analysis: Preparedeness and ResponseOFBW27 - Theoretical Foundations for Statistical Network Analysis - Open for Business event Ian Hall (Public Health England). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 01 November 2016, 16:00-16:30 Epidemic Models and Networks: Informing Health PolicyOFBW27 - Theoretical Foundations for Statistical Network Analysis - Open for Business event Valerie Isham (University College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 01 November 2016, 15:30-16:00 Mathematical Models and Planning of Urban Infrastructure NetworksOFBW27 - Theoretical Foundations for Statistical Network Analysis - Open for Business event Alan Wilson (The Alan Turing Institute). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 01 November 2016, 14:45-15:15 Transport Modelling – Developing a Better Understanding of Short Lived EventsOFBW27 - Theoretical Foundations for Statistical Network Analysis - Open for Business event Marcel Pooke (Transport for London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 01 November 2016, 14:15-14:45 Local to Global – Policing and Criminal NetworksOFBW27 - Theoretical Foundations for Statistical Network Analysis - Open for Business event Mark Johnson (Kent Police). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 01 November 2016, 13:45-14:15 Social Interaction Types: a Cautionary Tale for Network ScientistsOFBW27 - Theoretical Foundations for Statistical Network Analysis - Open for Business event Luca Maria Aiello (Nokia Bell Labs). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 01 November 2016, 12:30-13:00 Using Social Media Data to Predict Foodborne Illness: twitter Works for Norovirus but Where Next?'OFBW27 - Theoretical Foundations for Statistical Network Analysis - Open for Business event Arthur Lugtigheid (Food Standards Agency). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 01 November 2016, 12:00-12:30 Stress Testing Financial Correlation NetworksOFBW27 - Theoretical Foundations for Statistical Network Analysis - Open for Business event Kimmo Soramäki (Financial Network Analytics). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 01 November 2016, 11:30-12:00 Network Analysis in RetailOFBW27 - Theoretical Foundations for Statistical Network Analysis - Open for Business event Giles Pavey (dunnhumby UK). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 01 November 2016, 10:45-11:15 Mathematical Modelling with Applications to Transport and Energy NetworksOFBW27 - Theoretical Foundations for Statistical Network Analysis - Open for Business event Richard Gibbens (University of Cambridge). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 01 November 2016, 10:15-10:45 Welcome and IntroductionOFBW27 - Theoretical Foundations for Statistical Network Analysis - Open for Business event Jane Leeks (Turing Gateway to Mathematics); David Abrahams (). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Tuesday 01 November 2016, 10:00-10:15 Plan for the rest of the weekDLA - Data Linkage and Anonymisation Mark Elliot (University of Manchester). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Monday 31 October 2016, 16:40-17:00 My View on the Key Research Questions for Synthetic DataDLA - Data Linkage and Anonymisation Joerg Drechsler (Unknown; University of Maryland). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Monday 31 October 2016, 15:00-15:20 Beond Microdata: Synthetic tweetsDLA - Data Linkage and Anonymisation Joshua Snoke (Pennsylvania State University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Monday 31 October 2016, 14:40-15:00 Challenges in generating and communicating synthetic dataDLA - Data Linkage and Anonymisation Beata Nowok (University of Edinburgh). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Monday 31 October 2016, 14:20-14:40 Analysis methods and utility measuresDLA - Data Linkage and Anonymisation Gillian Raab (University of Edinburgh). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Monday 31 October 2016, 14:00-14:20 GA Approaches to Synthetic dataDLA - Data Linkage and Anonymisation Mark Elliot (University of Manchester). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Monday 31 October 2016, 13:50-14:00 Generating realistic personal data for data linkage researchDLA - Data Linkage and Anonymisation Peter Christen (Australian National University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Monday 31 October 2016, 13:00-13:20 tbaDLA - Data Linkage and Anonymisation Natalie Shlomo (University of Manchester). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Monday 31 October 2016, 12:40-13:00 Synthetic data - more questions than answersDLA - Data Linkage and Anonymisation Christine O'Keefe (CSIRO). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Monday 31 October 2016, 12:20-12:40 tbaDLA - Data Linkage and Anonymisation Anne-Sophie Charest (Université Laval). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Monday 31 October 2016, 12:00-12:20 tbaDLA - Data Linkage and Anonymisation Cong Chen (). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Monday 31 October 2016, 11:20-11:40 tbaDLA - Data Linkage and Anonymisation Robin Mitra (University of Southampton). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Monday 31 October 2016, 11:00-11:20 The Strange Case of Privacy in Equilibrium ModelsDLAW04 - Privacy: Recent Developments at the Interface between Economics and Computer Science Mallesh Pai (Rice University; University of Pennsylvania ). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 28 October 2016, 16:00-17:00 Buying Private Data without VerificationDLAW04 - Privacy: Recent Developments at the Interface between Economics and Computer Science Katrina Ligett (Hebrew University of Jerusalem; CALTECH (California Institute of Technology)). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 28 October 2016, 14:30-15:30 The Economics of Privacy (remote presentation)DLAW04 - Privacy: Recent Developments at the Interface between Economics and Computer Science Alessandro Acquisti (). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 28 October 2016, 13:30-14:30 Revisiting the Economics of Privacy: Population Statistics and Confidentiality Protection as Public GoodsDLAW04 - Privacy: Recent Developments at the Interface between Economics and Computer Science Ian Schumutte (University of Georgia ). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 28 October 2016, 11:30-12:30 How does Government surveillance affect perceived online privacy/security and online information disclosure?DLAW04 - Privacy: Recent Developments at the Interface between Economics and Computer Science Laura Brandimarte (University of Arizona). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Friday 28 October 2016, 10:00-11:00 Some Network Analysis Problems Motivated by the Smart GridSNA - Theoretical Foundations for Statistical Network Analysis Vincent Poor (Princeton University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 27 October 2016, 14:00-15:00 Evaluating Data Linkage: Creating longitudinal synthetic data to provide a gold-standard linked datasetDLA - Data Linkage and Anonymisation Tom Dalton (University of St Andrews). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 20 October 2016, 15:30-16:30 The role of invariance in learning from random graphs and structured dataSNA - Theoretical Foundations for Statistical Network Analysis Peter Orbanz (Columbia University). Seminar Room 2, Newton Institute. Thursday 20 October 2016, 14:00-15:00 Wrap up and QuestionsTGMW37 - Developments in Healthcare Imaging - Connecting with Industry . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 October 2016, 16:30-17:00 EPSRC Centre overviewTGMW37 - Developments in Healthcare Imaging - Connecting with Industry Mauricio Barahona (Imperial College London). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 October 2016, 16:00-16:30 Strategy and Vision for the new EPSRC CentresTGMW37 - Developments in Healthcare Imaging - Connecting with Industry Mark Tarplee (EPSRC - Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council). Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 October 2016, 15:45-16:00 QuestionsTGMW37 - Developments in Healthcare Imaging - Connecting with Industry . Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute. Wednesday 19 October 2016, 15:20-15:30 Please see above for contact details for this list. |
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