Workshops and Forums
International Workshop on Spatial Statistics and Stochastic Modelling, and the third Melbourne-Peking Mathematics and Statistics Forum, The University of Melbourne, 2018
The Second Melbourne-Peking Mathematics and Statistics Forum, The University of Melbourne, August 24-28, 2015
Nine delegates from PKU led by Professor Jie Wang (Vice President, PKU) participated in the forum and gave presentations. Professor Simon Evans (Pro Vice-Chancellor (International), UoM) had a meeting with Professors Jie Wang, Dayue Chen (Deputy Dean, School of Mathematical Sciences, PKU) and Xin Gui Fang (Vice Provost, PKU) to discuss possible collaboration between the two universities in mathematics and statistics. Professor Iven Mareels, Dean of Melbourne School of Engineering also had a short meeting with PKU delegates during their visit.
The following presentations were given by PKU delegates:
- Peking University: A Research and Educational Perspective
- Applied Mathematics at Peking University
- Discrete Mathematics at Peking University
- Statistics Group at Peking University
- Probability Group at PKU
- Pure Mathematics at Peking University
- Beijing International Center for Mathematical Research (BICMR)
In addition, three PKU delegates gave seminars in the School of Mathematics and Statistics on top of their presentations in the forum.
The First Peking-Melbourne Mathematics and Statistics Forum, Peking University, December 4-8, 2014
Professor Muthupandian Ashokkumar (Associate Dean (International), Faculty of Science) and six academics from the School of Mathematics and Statistics of UoM attended the forum and gave presentations at PKU.
- Binzhou Xia, 21 March-20 April 2016, hosted by Sanming Zhou
- He Huang (PhD student at PKU), December 2015-January 2017, supported by China Scholarship Council, jointly supervised by Professors Rongquan Feng and Sanming Zhou
- Teng Fang, 8 October 2013-7 October 2015, supported by China Scholarship Council, jointly supervised by Professors Xin Gui Fang and Sanming Zhou
- Jie Wang, 17-31 August 2015, hosted by Sanming Zhou
- Xin Gui Fang, 17-31 August 2015, hosted by Sanming Zhou
- Xiang Fu, August 2015, hosted by Lawrence Reeves
- Fuxi Zhang, 13-30 January 2014, hosted by Aihua Xia
- Sanming Zhou, 23 October-13 November 2016, hosted by Xin Gui Fang
- Lawrence Reeves, July 2016, hosted by Xiang Fu