Program for A Tour of Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics: In Memory of Richard Brak
Note that the schedule below is provisional, and may be adjusted to accommodate speaker preferences. The program will be progressively updated as talk titles and abstracts are received.
Date: Monday, 7 February, 2022.
Venue: Evan Williams Theatre in the Peter Hall Building, University of Melbourne. All talks will be shown simultaneously online.
Times are given in AEDT, that is Australian Eastern Daylight Time, which is UTC+11:00.
Click on talk title links to view the corresponding abstract (if available).
|8:30am||Mireille Bousquet-Mélou||A mini-survey on walks in a cone|
|9:30am||Stuart Whittington||Self-avoiding walks interacting with a surface and subject to a force|
|10:00am||E. J. Janse van Rensburg||Pulling spiders|
|1:30pm||Judy-anne Osborn||Richard Brak as role model|
|2:00pm||Tony Guttmann||Spiral walks on the triangular lattice|
|2:30pm||Iwan Jensen||Odds and ends about osculating paths|
|3:30pm||Aleks Owczarek||Critical scaling of lattice polymers confined to a box without endpoint restriction|
|4:00pm||Nicholas Beaton||The powered Catalan numbers|
|4:30pm||Jan de Gier||TBA|
|A mini-survey on walks in a cone|
|Self-avoiding walks interacting with a surface and subject to a force|
|10:00am||E. J. Janse van Rensburg|
|Richard Brak as role model|
|Spiral walks on the triangular lattice|
|Odds and ends about osculating paths|
|Critical scaling of lattice polymers confined to a box without endpoint restriction|
|The powered Catalan numbers|
|4:30pm||Jan de Gier|