Oxford-Warwick-London meeting on Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics

You are invited to attend an afternoon meeting on "Combinatorics and Statistical Mechanics", to be held at Queen Mary, University of London, 11 November 2005.

Invited Speakers:
Thomas Prellberg (Queen Mary)
Andrew Rechnitzer (University of Melbourne)
Christoph Richard (Universitšt Bielefeld)

All are welcome, and we can provide some financial support for students to attend. Students wanting to claim support should bring travel receipts.


2:00-3:00 Thomas Prellberg "Combinatorial Enumeration of Two-Dimensional Vesicles - a Review" abstract slides
- Refreshments -
3:50-4:50 Christoph Richard "Exactly solvable models of walks: limit distributions for counting parameter" abstract slides
5:00-6.00 Andrew Rechnitzer "Disproving things is easier when you know they are false - experimenting with two conjectures on pattern-avoiding permutations" abstract slides

All talks will take place in the Mathematics Lecture Theatre. Refreshments will be served in the Mathematics Common Room.

Contact: Peter Cameron or Thomas Prellberg, School of Mathematical Sciences, Queen Mary, University of London

This event is part of an Oxford-Warwick-London series supported by the London Mathematical Society and the British Combinatorial Committee. Other meetings in the series:

  • Oxford, 7 February 2006 (Jerrum, Kotecky, Sokal) details
  • Warwick, 3 May 2006 (Dyer, Martinelli, Zegarlinski) details