Graph Theory Seminar (2012-2013)


Spring 2013 (to be updated during the term)


Wed, Jan. 16, 2:00pm, Alavi Commons Room
Andrzej Dudek
Organizational meeting (the first 15 minutes)
Ping Zhang (Western Michigan University)
The ECDC

Wed, Jan. 23, 2:00pm, Alavi Commons Room
Deepak Bal (Carnegie Mellon University)
The 2-tone chromatic number of random graphs

Wed, Jan. 30, 2:00pm, Alavi Commons Room
Linda Lesniak (Drew University/Western Michigan University)
Long cycles in graphs

Wed, Feb. 6, 2:00pm, Alavi Commons Room
David Galvin (University of Notre Dame)
Asymptotic normality and graph Stirling numbers

Wed, Feb. 13, 2:00pm, Alavi Commons Room
Andrzej Dudek (Western Michigan University)
On the number of regular graphs and hypergraphs

Fri, Feb. 22, 3:00pm, 2209 Rood Hall (Note unusual time and place!)
Tao Jiang (Miami University)
Turan numbers of sparse hypergraphs

Wed, Feb. 27, 2:00pm, Alavi Commons Room
David Richter (Western Michigan University)
The splits-equivalence theorem in phylogenetics

Wed, Mar. 13, 2:00pm, Alavi Commons Room
Tobias Müller (Utrecht University, Netherlands)
Line arrangements and geometric representations of graphs

Wed, Mar. 20, 2:00pm, Alavi Commons Room
Allen Schwenk (Western Michigan University)
An introduction to enumeration problems for labelled graphs

Wed, Mar. 27, 2:00pm, Alavi Commons Room
Ashish Gupta (Western Michigan University)
On rainbow connectivity

Wed, Apr. 3, 2:00pm, Alavi Commons Room
Joshua Tymkew (Western Michigan University)
What is a "Matroid"?

Wed, Apr. 10, 2:00pm, Alavi Commons Room
Allan Bickle (Western Michigan University)
2-tone coloring of joins and products of graphs

Wed, Apr. 17, 2:00pm, Alavi Commons Room
Laars Helenius (Western Michigan University)
On the finite field Kakeya conjecture


If you want to be a speaker or you want to subscribe to the seminar mailing list please contact the organizer Andrzej Dudek.



Past Schedule:

Fall 2012 Spring 2012 Fall 2011 Spring 2010