Programme

All talks will be in room MRA201 in the Ryan Institute Annexe (next to the Ryan Institute).

Thursday, September 5, 2019

11:00 - 11:30 Registration: Foyer, Ryan Institute Annexe
11:30 - 11:45 Welcome
11:45 - 12:25 Martin Kerin (WWU Münster/NUI Galway): Highly connected 7-manifolds with non-negative sectional curvature
12:30 - 12:50 Cian O'Brien (NUI Galway): Alternating Signed Bipartite Graph Colourings
12:55 - 14:25 Lunch Break
14:25 - 15:05 Tobias Rossmann (NUI Galway): Groups, growth, and graphs
15:10 - 15:40 Aoife Hennessy (Waterford IT): Riordan arrays and weighted lattice paths
15:45 - 16:15 Coffee/Tea
16:15 - 17:00 Francesco Brenti (Universita' di Roma “Tor Vergata”): Permutations, tensor products, and Cuntz algebra automorphisms
17:05 - 17:25 Hazel Murray (Maynooth University): Guessing passwords
17:30 - 18:00 Poster Session: Venue: ADB-1020, Áras de Brún
19:45 Conference Dinner: McSwiggans, 3 Eyre St, Galway

Friday, September 6, 2019

08:30 - 09:50 IMS Committee Meeting: Venue: ADB-G012; Mathematics Boardroom, Ground Floor, Áras de Brún
10:00 - 10:30 Dónal O'Regan (NUI Galway): A result of Andrzej Granas (1929-2019)
10:35 - 11:05 David Henry (UCC): Exact, free-surface equatorial flows
11:10 - 11:40 Coffee/Tea
11:40 - 12:10 Marianne Leitner (TCD/DIAS): Convolutions on the complex torus
12:15 - 12:45 Valentina Balbi (UL): The mechanics of a “twisted” brain
12:50 Sandwich Lunch: provided
13:00 - 14:20 AGM: Venue: ADB-1020; Áras de Brún
14:30 - 15:00 Helena Šmigoc (UCD): Some Results on Completely Positive Matrices
15:05 - 15:35 Mark Dukes (UCD): Chip-firing, toppling regimes, and combinatorial structures
15:40 - 16:00 Coffee/Tea
16:00 - 16:30 Mike Welby (NUI Galway): Genus $g$ Zhu Recursion for Vertex Operator Algebras
16:35 - 17:05 Maurice OReilly (DCU): Ireland and its place in European Research in Mathematics Education
17:10 Close