AUT Mathematical Sciences Symposium

Thursday 23 November - Friday 24 November 2017

Symposium Booklet

The Mathematical Sciences Research Group (MSRG) within the Department of Mathematical Sciences, School of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences, Auckland University of Technology is hosting a Mathematical Sciences Symposium.

The MSRG focuses on two main areas – Analytics and Applied Mathematics with a number of research clusters - Statistical Programming, Statistical Methodology, Stochastic Modelling, Computational & Mathematical Modelling (including Numerical methods), Financial Analytics, Financial Mathematics and Decision Analysis (including game theory), Structural Dynamics (including acoustics and waves).

The symposium will focus on the aforementioned areas. There will be some invited talks and we welcome contributed talks from the mathematical sciences community.

The meeting is open to all interested participants. There is no registration fee with morning and afternoon teas provided. There will be a Symposium Dinner on the Thursday evening (partially supported by the MSRG for those presenting at the Symposium.)

Organisers: Jiling Cao (Applied Mathematics,, Jeffrey Hunter (Analytics,, Wenjun Zhang, Sarah Marshall and Nuttanan Wichitaksorn.


Keynote Speakers (confirmed)

Richard Arnold, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
William Godsoe, Lincoln University, New Zealand
Eckhard Platen, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
Andrea Raith, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
Marco Reale, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
Matt Wand, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
Ilze Ziedins, The University of Auckland, New Zealand

Symposium Venue

The symposium will be held in AUT City Campus, WF Building.
Rooms: WF710, WF711, WF514

Abstract Submission

Abstract: The invited talk is for 40min and the contribution talk is for 20min (just like the last year). The abstract (up to 250 words) is by Monday 13 November 2017. Submit your abstract!

Symposium dinner: The symposium dinner is free of charge for speakers but guests will pay $50 for the three course meal.

Date & Time: 6:30pm, 23 November 2017

Venue: Four Seasons

Symposium Booklet

Last updated: 22-Nov-2017 8.15am

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