Gell-Mann Forum 2013

Welcome to Murray Gell-Mann Forum

Central China Normal University, Wuhan

October 8 to October 12,2013
(timetable for Oct 8~12)


Speakers:

Dr. Frank Bauer
Affiliation:Depatrment of mathematics,Harvard University
Lecture Title:Spectral graph theory

Dr. Liu Shiping
Affiliation:Depatrment of mathematical sciences,Durham University
Lecture Title:Optimal transport meets graph spectra

Miss Gu Jiao
Affiliation:Max-Plank institute for mathematics in the sciences,Leipzig,Germany
Lecture Title:Phylogenetic combinatorics


October 8(Location: Room 9409,Institute of Particle Physics,Building No.9)

Morning Session:9:00-11:50

 
Time Speaker Topic
9:00-10:30 Dr. Frank Bauer Introduction and basics
10:30-10:50 Coffee break
10:50-11:50 Dr. Shiping Liu Basics about optimal transport problem on discrete spaces
11:50-14:30 Lunch time and Break


Afternoon Session:14:30-17:00

 

 
Time Speaker Topic
14:30-15:30 Miss Gu Jiao Introduction: the brief history of taxonomy
15:30-16:00 Break
16:00-17:00 Question Time

 

October 9(Location: Room 9409,Institute of Particle Physics,Building No.9)

Morning Session:9:00-11:50

 

 
Time Speaker Topic
9:00-10:30 Dr. Frank Bauer The Laplace operator on graphs
10:30-10:50 Coffee break
10:50-11:50 Dr. Shiping Liu One-dimensional case and graph spectral distance
11:50-14:30 Lunch time and Break


Afternoon Session:14:30-17:00

 

 
Time Speaker Topic
14:30-15:30 Miss Gu Jiao X-trees and metrics, quartet systems, split system 1
15:30-16:00 Break
16:00-17:00 Question Time

 

October 10(Location: Room 9409,Institute of Particle Physics,Building No.9)

Morning Session:9:00-11:50

 

 
Time Speaker Topic
9:00-10:30 Dr. Frank Bauer Geometric bounds for the eigenvalues 1
10:30-10:50 Coffee break
10:50-11:50 Dr. Shiping Liu Duality formula and linear programming
11:50-14:30 Lunch time and Break


Afternoon Session:14:30-17:00

 

 
Time Speaker Topic
14:30-15:30 Miss Gu Jiao X-trees and metrics, quartet systems, split system 2
15:30-16:00 Break
16:00-17:00 Question Time

 

October 11(Location: Room 9409,Institute of Particle Physics,Building No.9)

Morning Session:9:00-11:50

 

 
Time Speaker Topic
9:00-10:30 Dr. Frank Bauer Geometric bounds for the eigenvalues 2
10:30-10:50 Coffee break
10:50-11:50 Dr. Shiping Liu Triangles and related geometric topics
11:50-14:30 Lunch time and Break


Afternoon Session:14:30-17:00

 

 
Time Speaker Topic
14:30-15:30 Miss Gu Jiao X-trees/nets from data and some applications
15:30-16:00 Break
16:00-17:00 Question Time

 

October 12(Location: Room 9409,Institute of Particle Physics,Building No.9)

Morning Session:9:00-10:30

 

 
Time Speaker Topic
9:00-10:30 Dr. Frank Bauer More advanced topics in spectral graph theory