Schedule

All lectures will take place in Theatre B on Level 2 (main entrance level). Coffee, tea and lunches will be in Room 1A, on Level 1.

Monday 24th April

10:30 - 11:00Coffee
11:00 - 11:05Welcome
11:05 - 11:50Simon Blackburn (Royal Holloway, University of London)
Random Network Coding
12:00 - 12:45Early career short talks
 Robert Hancock (Birmingham): Independent sets in hypergraphs and Ramsey properties of graphs and the integers
 Mehdi Aghabali (Edinburgh): Assignment of an appropriate direction to the edges of a given graph to obtain a digraph with maximum 2-factors
12:45 - 13:45Lunch
13:45 - 14:30Kitty Meeks (Glasgow)
The interactive sum choice number of graphs
14:35 - 15:20Rosemary Bailey (St Andrews)
Circular designs balanced for neighbours at distances one and two
15:20 - 16:00Tea
16:00 - 16:45Max Gadouleau (Durham)
An introduction to Finite Dynamical Systems

Tuesday 25th April

9:45 - 10:30David Bevan (Strathclyde)
Prolific permutations and permuted packings
10:30 - 11:00Coffee
11:10 - 11:55Maura Peterson (Birkbeck, University of London)
Recent results on strong external difference families
12:00 - 12:45Early career short talks
 Hattie Serocold (Lancaster): Coordinated isostatic frameworks
 Matt McDevitt (St Andrews): Insertion Relations on Words
12:45 - 13:45Lunch
13:45 - 14:30Anders Claesson (University of Iceland)
Counting with sign-reversing involutions
14:35 - 15:20Robert Brignall (Open University)
Staircases, dominoes, and the growth rate of Av(1324)
15:20 - 16:00Tea
16:00 - 16:45Laszlo Babai (Chicago)
Canonical structures in coherent configurations

Download a pdf file containing all the abstracts here.