MACSI Seminar Series

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics, UL

Spring Semester 2016


The MACSI seminars are held in the Mathematics and Statistics department at the University of Limerick. They take place in the MACSI meeting room A2002, Main Building, Fridays at 4 p.m. unless stated otherwise. An overhead projector and projection equipment are available in the seminar room.

Speakers may direct queries to their immediate contact person or the MACSI administrator (peg.hanrahan@ul.ie). There is visitor car-parking available on campus: speakers can either advise their contact person who will make a reservation or email (VisitorParking@ul.ie) directly.


Friday 29th January:
Dr. John MacKenzie (Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Strathclyde, UK, j.a.mackenzie@strath.ac.uk)
Title: A Computational Method for the Coupled Solution of Reaction-Diffusion Equations on Evolving Domains and Surfaces: Application to a Model of Cell Migration and Chemotaxis (abstract)
(Contact: natalia.kopteva@ul.ie)

Friday 5th February:
Prof. Allan Greenleaf (Department of Mathematics, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA allan@math.rochester.edu)
Title: Propagation and recovery of singularities in the inverse conductivity problem (abstract)
(Contact: clifford.nolan@ul.ie)

Friday 12th February:
Prof. Paolo Gausoni (School of Mathematical Sciences, DCU, paolo.guasoni@dcu.ie)
Title: Healthcare and Consumption with Aging (abstract)
(Contact: james.gleeson@ul.ie)

Friday 19th February:
Dr. Spyridon Dendrinos (School of Mathematical Sciences, UCC, sd@ucc.ie)
Title: TBA (abstract)
(Contact: romina.gaburro@ul.ie)

Friday 26th February:
Prof. Marion Holness (Department of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge, UK, marian@esc.cam.ac.uk)
Title: TBA (abstract)
(Contact: andrew.fowler@ul.ie)

Friday 4th March:
Dr. Martin Meere (Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Applied Mathematics, NUIG, martin.meere@nuigalway.ie)
Title: TBA (abstract)
(Contact: tuoi.vo@ul.ie)

Friday 11th March:
Dr. Neil O'Leary (Centre For Medical Gerontology, School of Medicine, TCD, olearyne@tcd.ie)
Title: TBA (abstract)
(Contact: cathal.walsh@ul.ie)

Friday 18th March:
Prof. Robert Kerr (Mathematics Institute, University of Warwick, Robert.Kerr@warwick.ac.uk)
Title: TBA (abstract)
(Contact: sarah.mitchell@ul.ie)

Friday 1st April:
TBA

Friday 8th April:
Dr. Eva Sincich (Department of Mathematics and Geosciences, Universita degli Studi di Trieste, Italy, esincich@units.it)
Title: TBA (abstract)
(Contact: romina.gaburro@ul.ie)

Friday 15th April:
Dr. Ian Hewitt (Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford, hewitt@maths.ox.ac.uk)
Title: TBA (abstract)
(Contact: andrew.fowler@ul.ie)

Friday 22nd April:
Dr. James Cruickshank (Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Applied Mathematics, NUIG, james.cruickshank@nuigalway.ie)
Title: TBA (abstract)
(Contact: james.gleeson@ul.ie)

Friday 29th April:
TBA

Thursday 9th June:
Prof. Eckhard Platen (School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences, University of Technology, Sydney, Eckhard.Platen@uts.edu.au)
Title: TBA (abstract)
(Contact: alan.hegarty@ul.ie)


Supported by Science Foundation Ireland funding, MACSI - the Mathematics Applications Consortium for Science and Industry, centred at the University of Limerick, is dedicated to the mathematical modelling and solution of problems which arise in science, engineering and industry in Ireland.