SAMBa Student-Led Symposium: Semester 2 2016/17


Week Commencing Tuesday
1W 2.103
CB 4.6
CB 4.6
6th February Cancelled Help Session for ITT 5 Proposals ITT 5 Feedback and help Session for ITT 5 Proposals
13th February Cancelled ITT Proposal Session with Academics "How to give useful feedback" session and debate
20th February Cancelled
Please use this time to complete your academic integrity training if you have not already done so.
Cancelled UoB Department of Chemical Engineering visit
EB 0.11

ITT 5 Proposals Deadline!

27th February Cancelled Discussion of problems presented by the Department of Chemical Engineering

Don't forget: `Where's the Maths?' 15:15-16:15 today in the Wolfson Lecture Theatre (4W 1.7)

6th March Cancelled Paul will give a brief on the presentations to be made after Easter Paul will present a paper and talk about the method of reading and summarising a paper
13th March Cancelled Group discussion session on the papers in the repository Chemical Engineering Visit (A): 3WN 3.8 12:15-15:05
12:15-12:45: Lunch
12:45-13:30: Tina Düren and Matthew Lennox - Small Holes/Big Problems
13:30-14:15: Nuno Reis - Gas-Liquid Microslugs and Bubble Formation in Pulsating Reactors
14:15-13:05: John Chew - Dynamics of Fine Bubbles
20th March Cancelled Cancelled Chemical Engineering Visit (B): 8W 2.34 12:15-14:15
12:15-12:45: Lunch
12:45-13:30: Carmelo Herdes - Surfactant Design and Pore Size Distribution
13:30-14:15: Mirella Di Lorenzo - Bioelectrochemistry
27th March Cancelled Cancelled Cancelled

Instead: Attend the Numerical Analysis seminar by Can Evren Yarman (Schlumberger)
12:15-13:15 Wolfson Lecture Theatre

3rd April Cancelled Cancelled Schlumberger Visit (A) with Edmund Fordham and Can Evren Yarman
11:15 - 12:05 - Edmund Fordham (1W 2.01)
12:15-16:05 - Can Evren Yarman and group discussions (1W 2.102)
10th April Easter Holiday Easter Holiday Easter Holiday
17th April Easter Holiday Easter Holiday Easter Holiday
24th April Cancelled Cancelled Schlumberger Visit (B) with Inês Cecílio
12:15-15:30 - Inês Cecilio and group discussions (3WN 3.8)
1st May Presentations Take I
  • Elizabeth - ''A Tutorial on Learning With Bayesian Networks'' by David Heckerman
  • John - ''The contact process on scale-free networks evolving by vertex updating'' by Emmanuel Jacob and Peter Mörters
  • Tom - ''Parameter estimation for differential equations: a generalized smoothing approach'' by J.O. Ramsay, G. Hooker, D. Campbell and J. Cao
Presentations Take II
  • Daniel - ''Pseuodospectra of matrices'' by L. N. Trefethen
  • Malena - ''Gaussian Process Latent Variable Models for Visualisation of High Dimensional Data'' by Neil D. Lawrence
  • Nadeen - '' Inference and missing data'' by Donald B. Rubin
  • Cameron - ''Multi-species simple exclusion processes'' by Matthew Simpson
  • Amélie - ''Adaptive Coevolutionary networks: a review'' by Thilo Gross and Bernd Glasius
Presentations Take III
  • Matthias - ''Asymptotic expansions by &Gamma-convergence'' by Andrea Braides and Lev Truskinovsky
  • Lizzi - ''Deriving Chemosensitivity From Cell Lines: Forensic Bioinformatics and Reproducible Research in High-Throughput Biology'' by K. Baggerly and K. Coombes
  • Emiko - ''Effects of Residual Smoothing on the Posterior of the Fixed Effects in Disease-Mapping Models'' by Brian J. Reich et al
  • Tsogii - ''Multilevel Monte Carlo simulatopm for Levy Processes based on the Wiener-Hopf factorisation'' by A. Ferreiro-Castilla, A.E. Kyprianou, R. Scheichl, G. Suryanarayana
  • Matt - ''Rays, Waves, and Asymptotics'' by J.B. Kelly
  • Uziel - ''A Tutorial on Particle Filtering and Smoothing'' by Arnaud Doucet and Adam M. Johansen


Postgraduate Seminar Series (PSS)
Landscapes Colloquium