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Mathematics Doctoral Researchers' Symposium 2021

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Brunel University London's Department of Mathematics are delighted to invite you to this year's Doctoral Researcher Symposium, filled with talks from our doctoral researchers and guest speakers, talking on a variety of topics from algebraic geometry to predicting stock prices.

Panel speakers

We are pleased to welcome the following guest speakers to this year's symposium:

Dr Said Assous, Weatherford Ltd

Dr Crina Grosan, Brunel University London

Dr. Florian Pausinger, Queen’s University Belfast

Programme

  • 15-20 minute talks from our doctoral researchers
  • Panel discussion - The panel will discuss the support and academic enrichment that external organisations such as the LMS and IMA, bring to doctoral researchers, and how academics in the Department can work with organisations better, to help doctoral researchers in Brunel Mathematics. Composition of the panel will be declared soon.
  • Prizes for the best contributions from Brunel Maths doctoral researchers
  • Online poster presentation session

Please register using the 'Sign-up' facility above. All are welcome! 

Schedule

Day 1

09.30 - 09.45 - Arrival
09.45 - 09.55 - Welcome note by Department of Mathematics' Head of Department
09.55 - 10.00 - Introduction
10.00 - 10.55 - Talk by Dr Florian Pausinger, Queen’s University Belfast
10.55 - 11.15 - Talk by Guest Doctoral Researcher, Oliver Philips, University of Reading
11.15 - 11.30 - Virtual tea break 
11.30 - 12.30 - Talks by Brunel Mathematics Doctoral Researchers

13.30 - 14.15 - Talk by Dr Crina Grosan, Department of Computer Science, Brunel University London
14.20 - 14.40 - Talk by Brunel Mathematics Doctoral Researcher
14.40 - 15.00 - Virtual tea break
15.00 - 16.00 - Talks by Brunel Mathematics Doctoral Researchers

Day 2

10.00 - 10.45 - Talk by Dr Said Assous, Weatherford Ltd.
10.45 - 11.05 - Talk by Guest Doctoral Researcher, Osamah Alayafi, University of Reading
11.05 - 11.20 - Virtual tea break
11.20 - 12.20 - Talks by Brunel Mathematics Doctoral Researchers

13.50 - 14.20 - Online poster presentation
14.20 - 15.30 - Panel Discussion
15.30 - 15.45 - Virtual Tea Break
15.45 - 16.00 - Prize distribution

Joining details

This year's PGR symposium will be held entirely online. Details of the zoom log in will provided upon registration.

Please get in touch with Dr Dalia Chakrabatry for further information and to submit your abstract.

Abstracts of talks and posters are accessible to registered participants.