Full Seminar Archive

Our regular seminar program covers a broad range of topics from applied mathematics, pure mathematics and statistics. All staff and students are welcome. This page has a complete list of past seminars and a list restricted by year can be accessed via the left-hand menu.

Thomas Britz - UNSW Sydney
The popular course MATH3411 Information, Codes, and Ciphers was this previous term given a light Digital Uplift. In this talk, I will describe what this actually means, what the processes were, and...

Benjamin Bui - UNSW Sydney
A recount and review of the things I've done as the Visiting Teaching Fellow, and some thoughts about changes for future Fellows. WINE and CHEESE will be provided after the talk in the staff common...

Yudhistira A Bunjamin - UNSW Sydney
In July 2019, the Science Faculty of UNSW undertook a regional outreach road trip to schools in the NSW Central West. The School of Mathematics and Statistics was represented by Michael Denes and...

Donna Salopek - School of Mathematics and Statistics, UNSW Sydney
We need to have an open discussion about several issues with the types of assessments that we give to our students. With online solutions readily available and contract cheating in the news, we need...

Steve Yannoulatos - Senior Astra User, Faculty of Science
This presentation summarises the critical processes for Course Authorities ("Convenors") to ensure the successful submission of student results in T2 and beyond, as well as providing ample time for...

Steve Yannoulatos - Senior Astra User, Faculty of Science
This presentation summarises the critical processes for Course Authorities ("Convenors") to ensure the successful submission of student results in T2 and beyond, as well as providing ample time for...

Scott Maxwell - Director Digital Innovation, Information Gateways
Background: Ed is an innovative digital learning platform designed by an Australian team. Some standout features of Ed (https://edstem.org) - Ed Sway: Live in-class quizzes and polls to increase...

John Steele and Bill McLean - UNSW Sydney
Details of Astra will be provided. 

Yudhistira Andersen Bunjamin - School of Mathematics and Statistics, UNSW Sydney
 In this seminar Yudhi will give a short account of his participation in the recent Science Faculty regional outreach road trips to the Central West. In this expedition he ran workshops in maths and...

Pierre Lafaye de Micheaux and Jakub Stoklosa - School of Mathematics and Statistics, UNSW Sydney
In this seminar the speakers will explain the process of 'digitally uplifting' an undergraduate statistics course. As a proof of concept, they will illustrate this process through their work this...

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