Tutte Seminar Series, Dept. of Combinatorics & Optimization, Spring 2008

Regular time and location:  Fridays at 3:30pm in room MC 5158.

Date Speaker Title Host
May 9, 2008 Michele Mosca
University of Waterloo
A survey of quantum computer algorithms  
May 16, 2008 Noga Alon
Tel Aviv University
Expanders, Universal Graphs and Disjoint Paths Nick Wormald
May 23, 2008 V. Arvind
Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai
Isomorphism and Canonical Labeling of Tournaments Ashwin Nayak
May 30, 2008 Bruce Richmond
University of Waterloo
On the Maximum of the Stirling Numbers  
Jun 6, 2008 Juan Vera
Dept. of Management Sciences, University of Waterloo
Random colorings of graphs  
Jun 13, 2008 Berkant Ustaoglu
University of Waterloo
Key establishment - goals, security arguments and applications  
Jun 20, 2008 Geoff Whittle
Victoria University of Wellington
Matroid representation over the reals Jim Geelen
Jun 27, 2008 Penny Haxell
University of Waterloo
Scarf's Lemma and the Stable Paths Problem  
Jul 4, 2008 Henry Wolkowicz
University of Waterloo
Duality, Complementarity, and Regularization, in Conic Convex Optimization
Jul 11, 2008 Bert Gerards
CWI, Netherlands
On the structure of binary matroids Jim Geelen
Jul 18, 2008 Andrew Childs
University of Waterloo
Universal computation by quantum walk  
Jul 25, 2008 Alfred Menezes
University of Waterloo
One-More Discrete Logarithm Problems  
Aug 1, 2008 Jacques Verstraete
University of California, San Diego
Cycles in sparse graphs Penny Haxell
Aug 8, 2008 No Seminar: seminar moved to August 22
Aug 22, 2008 Dimitar Jetchev
Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques
Bit Security of Elliptic Curve Diffie-Hellman Secret Keys David Jao

Seminars from previous terms
Winter 2008
Fall 2007