Winter/Spring 2019
Monday 15 April 2019
13:1514:05 Milner Centre Seminar space
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Monday 8 April 2019
13:1514:05 Milner Centre Seminar space
Matthieu Barbier. Centre for Biodiversity Theory and Modelling, CNRS, Moulis.
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Monday 1 April 2019
13:1514:05 Milner Centre Seminar space
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Monday 25 March 2019
13:1514:05 Milner Centre Seminar space
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Monday 18 March 2019
13:1514:05 Milner Centre Seminar space
Bridget Penman. Maths, University of Warwick
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Monday 11 March 2019
13:1514:05 Milner Centre Seminar space
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Monday 4 March 2019
13:1514:05 Milner Centre Seminar space
Alex Fletcher. Maths, University of Sheffield
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Monday 25 February 2019
13:1514:05 Milner Centre Seminar space
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Monday 18 February 2019
13:1514:05 Milner Centre Seminar space
Sarah Harris. Astbury Centre for Structural Molecular Biology, University of Leeds.
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Monday 11 February 2019
13:1514:05 Milner Centre Seminar space
Andreas Deutsch. Maths, CISHPC, TU Dresden
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Monday 4 February 2019
13:1514:05 Milner Centre Seminar space
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Past seminars
Monday 10 December 2019
Ben Ashby. Maths, University of Bath Hostparasite coevolution
Monday 3 December 2018
Daniel Doerr, HansWilhelm Nutzmann. Center for Biotechnology, University of Bielefeld, Biology and Biochemistry Chromosome conformation and regulation of metabolic gene clusters in A. thaliana. 
Monday 26 November 2018
Lauren Cowley. Biology and Biochemistry, University of Bath Machine learning for automation of epidemiological typing. 
Monday 19 November 2018
Cristian Micheletti. SISSA
Pore translocation of knotted polymers 
Monday 12 November 2018
Dorothy Buck. Maths, University of Bath
Knotting and linking in DNA 
Monday 29 October 2018
Davide Michieletto. Physics, University of Edinburgh
Polymer modelling of topological operations on DNA and chromatin: applications to HIV integration 
Monday 22 October 2018  Workshop on Chagas disease

Monday 15 October 2018
Cameron Obsborne. Medical and Molecular Genetics, Kings College London The mapping of genome organisation in health and disease. 
Monday 1 October 2018
Jukka Corlander. Biostatistics, University of Oslo  Resolving the mysteries of bacterial evolution by ultra fast ABC. 
Monday 14 May 2018
Caroline Colijn, Imperial College
Bringing modelling and sequencing data together in the context of infectious disease
Monday 23 April 2018
Martin Howard, John Innes Centre
Analogue or digital? Bursty or Poissonian? Dissecting the fundamentals of transcriptional regulation
Monday 09 April 2018
Ben Macarthur, University of Southampton
Stochastic models of stem cells.
Monday 26 February 2018
Alexandria Volkening, Mathematical Biosciences Institute, Ohio State University
Modeling pattern formation on the skin of zebrafish
Monday 12 February 2018
Linus Schumacher, Department of Life Sciences, Imperial College
Collective feeding in worms: Quantitative phenotyping and modelling identifies behavioral rules underlying aggregation in C. elegans
Monday 11 December 2017
Paul Martin, University of Bristol
Investigating inflammation in wounds and cancer using genetics, live imaging, and a little maths
Monday 27 November 2017
Bram Kuijper, Cornwall Campus, University of Exeter
Modeling the Evolution of Transgenerational Effects
Monday 30 October 2017
Annette Bunge, Colorado School of Mines
Pharmacokinetic models of transdermal drug delivery: Opportunities and pitfalls
Monday 23 October 2017
Istvan Kiss, University of Sussex
Meanfield Models for nonMarkovian Epidemics on Networks
Monday 02 October 2017
George Bassel, University of Birmingham
Information processing and distributed computation in plant organs
Monday 08 May 2017
Pablo Padilla, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City (UNAM)
Mathematical problems arising in developmental biology
Monday 24 April 2017
Nicolas Le Novere, Babraham Institute, University of Cambridge
Regulation of synaptic plasticity by allosteric calcium sensors
Tuesday 04 April March 2017
Lucia Marucci, Engineering Mathemtics, University of Bristol
Measuring, modelling and controlling gene dynamics in embryonic stem cells
Monday 27 March 2017
Mario Recker, Mathematics, University of Exeter
Dengue: knowledge gaps and model challenges
Monday 13 March 2017
Robin Thompson, Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford
Using mathematical modelling to forecast major outbreaks of infectious disease
Monday 27 February 2017
Petra Klepac, DAMTP, University of Cambridge Cooperation and control of infectious diseases
Monday 12 December 2016
Mirre Simons, Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield
Understanding the biology of ageing through the demography of death
Monday 05 December 2016
Marcus Tindall, Mathematics and Statistics, University of Reading
Understanding cholesterol synthesis and regulation through mathematical modelling
Monday 28 November 2016
George Fritz, LOEWEZentrum für Synthetische Mikrobiologie, University of Marburg
Transporters as information processors in bacterial signaling pathways
Monday 14 November 2016
Marcel Ortgiese, Mathematical Sciences, University of Bath
The interface of the symbiotic branching model
Monday 7 November 2016
Jonathan Swinton, Deodands Ltd.
Alan Turing and Fibonacci phyllotaxis
Monday 3rd October 2016
Tim Astrop, Biology and Biochemistry, University of Bath
Architecture of the Arthropod Cuticle: Retroengineering Nature’s most Amazing Material
Monday 16 May 2016
David Anderson, Mathematics, Wisconsin
Monday 25 April 2016
Sam Isaacson, Mathematics, Boston
Monday 11 April 2016
Chris Guiver, Mathematics, University of Bath
Systems and control in mathematical ecology and a new necessary condition for dispersal driven growth
Monday 04 April 2016
David Tourigny, Mathematics, Cambridge
Topological aspects of activatorinhibitor networks
Monday 14 March 2016
Kevin Painter, Mathematics, HeriotWatt
Navigating the flow: Animal orientation under flows
Monday 07 March 2016
John Pitchford, Biology, York
Dynamic networks and network dynamics
Monday 15 February 2016
Colin Torney, Mathematics, Exeter
Cues and decisionmaking in collective systems
Monday 1 February 2016
Diego Oyarzun, Mathematics, Imperial
Analysis and design of genetic control circuits for metabolism
Monday 7 December 2015
Edd Codling, Mathematical Sciences, Essex
Analayis of dairy cow movement and behaviour as part of an automated welfare monitoring system
Monday 30 November 2015
Nikolai Bode, Engineering Mathematics, Bristol
Exploring the nature of social interactions in moving human and animal groups
Monday 16 November 2015
Biological Sciences, Edinburgh
Molecular finitesize effects in stochastic models of equilibrium chemical system
Monday 2 November 2015
Audrey Dussutour, DYNACTOM, Toulouse
Physarum polycephalum: when simple is not so simple
Monday 19 October 2015
Louise Dyson, Mathematics, Warwick
Be noisy to be decisive: noiseinduced bistable states
Monday 12 October 2015
Dan Simpson, Mathematical Sciences, University of Bath
Models of structured populations
Wednesday 29 April 2015
Todd Parsons, CNRS & Laboratoire de Probabilités et Modèles Aléatoires, Université Paris VI
The conventional wisdom redux? Stochastic evolution in multistrain epidemics
Wednesday 25 March 2015
Ben Adams, Maths, University of Bath
The role of households in the epidemiology Ebola  insights from a mathematical model
Wednesday 18 March 2015
Cindy Greenwood, Maths, University of British Columbia
Spatially structured neural systems
Wednesday 11 March 2015
Jason Schweinsberg, Maths, Berkeley
Modeling the genealogy of populations using coalescents with multiple mergers
Thursday 12 February 2015
Chris Guiver & Stuart Townley, Maths, Exeter
Simple adaptive control for positive linear systems with applications to pest management
Wednesday 11 February 2015
Yifei Wang, Computer Science, Bath
Exploring how gene tegulation influences the maintenance of meiotic recombination
Wednesday 10 December 2014
Jacob Moorad, Biological Sciences, Edinburgh
Modelling genetic variation in aging
Wednesday 3 December 2014
Mark Beaumont, Mathematical Sciences, Bristol
Methods for detecting selection using information on population genetic differentiation
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Ian Hall, Public Health England, Porton Down
Developing a toolbox of models to mitigate bioterrorism and emerging disease public health threats
Friday 7 November 2014
Mark Penney, MedImmune
Model based drug development for bioloigics at MedImmune
Wednesday 29 October 2014
Hartmut Logemann, Mathematical Sceinces, University of Bath
Stability of nonnegative Lur'e systems
Wednesday 22 October 2014
Erik Volz, Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial
Phylodynamics of Ebola in Sierra Leone
Tuesday 27 May 2014
Joost van Opheusden, Biometris, Wageningen
Thermal regulation in a colony of bees: Mathematical model and simulation.
Friday 16 May 2014
Joost van Opheusden, Biometris, Wageningen
Competition for resources: the math behind the Tilman model explained.
Friday 11 April 2014
Ezio Venturino, Maths, University of Turin
Two applications of mathematical modelling in agriculture: bioloigcal control of pests and fighting epidemic spread in farms.
Friday 4 April 2014
Ben MacArthur, Life Sciences, University of Southampton
Statistical mechanics of pluripotency
Friday 21 March 2014
Angela Mclean, Zoology, University of Oxord
How fast does HIV evolve?  Part of the Mathematical Landscapes seminar series 
Friday 21 February 2014
Vasileios Maroulas, Maths, University of Tennessee, University of Bath
Tracking rapid intracellular movements: a Bayesian random set approach
Friday 6 December 2013
Steve Webb, Department of Molecular and Clinical Pharmacology, University of Liverpool
Computational modelling of cell migration and chemotaxis
Friday 22 November 2013
Mickael TeixeiraAlves, INRA/INRIA Sophia Antipolis / Maths, Bath
Modelling pest control in agricultural systems using simple models: influence of predators and endophytes on biological crop protection
Friday 8 November 2013
Rowland Kao, Institute of Biodiversity Animal Health and Comparative Medicine, University of Glasgow
Supersize me  how 'big data' will help us to undertand and control bovine Tuberculosis in British cattle and badgers.
Friday 11 October 2013
Rafael PenaMiller, Zoology, University of Oxford
Plasmid stability: ecological and evolutionary dynamics
Friday 3 May 2013
Hartmut Logemann, Maths, Bath
Integral control: a useful tool in population dynamics?
Friday 26 April 2013
Luca Giuggioli, Biological Sciences, Bristol
From animal 'microscopic' movement and interaction to 'macroscopic' territorial patterns
Friday 19 April 2013
Len Thomas, Maths/CREEM, St Andrews
Heard but not seen: Estimating animal population density from passive acoustics
Friday 12 April 2013
Steve Raper, Maths, Bath
Spread  don't bet on it . A (light) statistical analysis of Bovine TB in Britain shows that the spread of a disease isn't always what it seems.
Friday 22 March 2013
Deidre Hollingsworth, Public Health, Imperial
Heterogeneities in pathogen load and transmission: examples from HIV and soil transmitted helminthology
Friday 15 March 2013
Hannah Woodall, Maths, Bath
Agestructured epidemiological models for dengue
Friday 8 February 2013
Andy Gardner, Zoology, Oxford
The evolution of eusociality
Friday 7 December 2012
Nina Alphey, Zoology, Oxford
Modelling transgenic methods for controlling insect pests
Friday 16 November 2012
Tucker Gilman, Life Sciences, Manchester
Using models to predict evolution in changing environments
Friday 19 October 2012
Daniel Franco Maths, Universidad Nacional de Educacion a Distancia, Madrid
Chaos control in population models.
Friday 5 October 2012
Thilo Gross, Engineering Mathematics, Bristol
Opinion dynamics in fish.
Friday 20 April 2012
Alex Best, Animal and Plant Sciences, Sheffield
Modelling the coevolution of parasites and their hosts
Friday 30 March 2012
Hamish Spencer, Zoology, University of Otago
Using mathematical models to predict the evolution of genomic imprinting
Friday 23 March 2012
Andrew Bate, Maths, Bath
Predators, prey and prevalence
Finn McQuaid Maths, Bath
Coevolution of resource tradeoffs driving nestedness in hostparasite networks
Friday 16 March 2012
Eamonn Gaffney, Maths, Oxford
Exploring the mechanics of swimming flagellate
Friday 9 March 2012
Meggan Craft, Veterinary Population Medicine, University of Minnesota
Wildlife disease ecology: lions and hippos and dog (oh my!)
Friday 9 December 2012
Landscapes in Mathematical Sciences seminar
Mark Lewis, Alberta
Friday 25 November 2012
Thomas House, Maths, Warwick
Network epidemiology: why your kids are a bigger danger than the sneezer on the bus
Friday 4 November 2012
Steven White, CEH, Wallingford
Controlling mosquitoes by classical or transgenic sterile insect techniques
Friday 28 October 2012
Rachel Norman, Maths, Stirling
Models of tick borne diseases complex biology, a challenging result and some practical solutions.
Friday 21 October 2012
Vijay Panjeti, Maths, Emory
An approach to landscape genetics: modeling the North American rabies system
Lloyd Bridge, Maths, Bath
Mathematical and computational modelling of cell signalling dynamics
Friday 14 October 2012
Landscapes in Mathematical Sciences seminar Mark Chaplain, Dundee
Thursday 9 June 2011
Nestedness index of bipartite networks and its uses in ecology
Gilberto Corso, Biophysics, Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
Friday 8 April 2011
Mike Tildsley, Centre for Infection, Immunity and Evolution, Edinburgh
Mathematical modelling of infectious diseases, from withinhost to the population level.
Friday 1 April 2011
Dan Nussey, Institue of Evolutionary Biology, Edinburgh
An evolutionary perspective on immunoheterogeneity and immunosenescence in a wild sheep population.
Friday 25 March 2011
Samir Okasha, Philosphy, Bristol
The evolution of Bayesian rationality.
Friday 11 March 2011
Diomar Mistro, Maths, Santa Maria, Brazil
Scenarios of invasion in a space and timediscrete predatorprey system with strong Allee effect.
Friday 4 March 2011
Max Souza, Maths, UFF, Brazil
Discrete and continuous models in evolutionary dynamics.
Friday 11 February 2011
Nick Priest, Biology, Bath
Infection and ageing.
Friday 3 December 2010
Konstantin Blyuss, Engineering Mathematics, Bristol
Stability and bifurcations in an epidemic model with temporary immunity.
Friday 19 November 2010
Jason Matthiopoulos, Biology, St Andrews
Catastrophic nepotism, collective memory and wildlife population cycles.
Friday 5 November 2010
Sebastian Funk, Institute of Zoology, London
News travels fast: Modelling the dynamics of infectious diseases and human behaviour.
Friday 22 October 2010
Alison Nightingale, Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Bath
Pharmacoepidemiology and the general practice research database.
Friday 8 October 2010
Bob Planque, Maths, Amsterdam
Maintenance of bird song dialects.
Friday 1 October 2010
Christopher Kribs Zaleta, Maths, University of Texas
Treatment of Hepatitis C for Hemolytic Anemia Management.
Tuesday 18 May 2010
Sam Brown, Zoology, Oxford
Evolutionary ecology of microbial sociality: cooperation, virulence and control.
Friday 30 April 2010
Zoe Ward, Maths, Bath
Mechanisms of HIV Persistence on Treatment.
Friday 26 March 2010
Axel G Rossberg, Biology, Queen's Belfast
How pylogenetic correlations structure ecological communities.
Friday 5 March 2010
Dylan Childs, Animal and Plant Sciences, Sheffield
Evolutionary game theory in the real world: A viable alternative to phenotypic selection analysis?
Friday 19 Febraury 2010
Istvan Kiss, Maths, Sussex
Exact epidemic models on graphs using graph automorphism driven lumping.
Friday 11 December 2009
Sergei Petrovskii, Maths, Leicester
Statistical mechanics of population dynamics and animal movement.
Friday 4 December 2009
Alasdair Houston, Biology, Bristol
Models of cooperation: the importance of individual differences.
Friday 20 November 2009
Oliver Kruger, Biology and Biochemisty, Bath
Modelling life history evolution: from individual variation to population demography.
Friday 13 November 2009
Matthew Smith, Microsoft Research, Cambridge Predictive models of infectious disease dynamics in wildlife populations.
Friday 6 November 2009
Frederic Hamelin, Agrocampus, Rennes
A differential game theoretical analysis of mechanistic models for territoriality.
Thursday, 30 April, 2009
Mark Broom, Maths, Sussex
Models of evolution on structured populations.
Thursday, 19 March, 2009
Christian Hellmich, Institute for Mechanics of Materials and Structures, Vienna University of Technology
Multiscale micromechanics of bone materials and structures: fundamentals and advanced exploitation of Computer Tomographic Data.
Thursday, 12 March, 2009
William Megill, Engineering, Bath
Predatorprey cycling in grey whales on Canada's west coast.
Thursday, 26 February, 2009
Ben Adams, Maths, Bath
Epidemiology and evolution of influenza virus.
Thursday, 12 February, 2009
Joanne Turner, Veterinary Clinical Science, Liverpool
Using contact networks to model disease transmission within and between farms.
Thursday, 29 January, 2009
Kieran Sharkey, Manchester Interdisciplinary Biocentre
A method for constructing deterministic epidemic models in heterogeneous populations.
Thursday, 4 December, 2008
Christina Cobbold, Maths, Glasgow
Coexistence and evolution of parasitoids.
Thursday, 20 November, 2008
Gabriele Margos, Biology, Bath
Understanding Borrelia evolution.
Thursday, 6 November, 2008
Alexander Alekseyenko, EBI, Cambridge
Multistate stochastic Dollo model for evolution of complex characters.
Thursday, 23 October, 2008
Farida Chamchod, Maths, Bath
An analysis of a vaccination model based on host immune status.
Victoria Brown, Maths, Bath
Modelling HPV with vaccination.
Zoe Ward, Maths, Bath
Heterogeneity and HIV drug treatment and resistance.
Thursday, 9 October, 2008
Mario Recker, Zoology, Oxford
Thursday, 6 March, 2008
Caroline Colijn, Engineering Maths, Bristol
Thursday, 21 February, 2008
JanUlrich Kreft, Biology, Birmingham
Modelling interactions of microbes in spatially structured systems.
Thursday, 7 February, 2008
Richard Law, Biology, York
Thursday, 6 December, 2007
Vincent Jansen, Biology, Royal Holloway
Thursday, 22 November, 2007
Albert Bolhuis, Pharmacy, Bath
Protein translocation in the prokaryotic domains of life.
Thursday, 8 November, 2007
Christoph Schwitzwer, Bristol Zoo
Programme Sahamalaza: study and conservation of critically endangered lemurs in northwest Madagascar.
Thursday, 25 October, 2007
Zhivko Stoyanov, Maths, Bath
Statistical perturbation theory for spectral clustering.
Thursday, 11 October, 2007
Andrea Rocco, Maths, Bath
Modelling environmental fluctuations in biochemical systems.
Thursday, 3 May, 2007
Roger Bowers, Maths, Liverpool
Thursday, 26 April, 2007
Alex Jeffries, Biology, Bath
Can pseudogene evolution be mathematically modelled?
Thursday, 19 April, 2007
Christoph Schwitzer, Bristol Zoo
Programme Sahamalaza: study and conservation of critically endangered lemurs in northwest Madagascar.
Thursday, 22 March, 2007
Elisa LozaReyes, Maths, Bath
A Bayesian phylogenetic mixture model.
Thursday, 15 March, 2007
Radek Erban, Maths, Oxford
Stochastic modelling of reaction, diffusion and taxis processes in biology.
Thursday, 8 March, 2007
Begoña DelgadoCharro, Pharmacy, Bath
The skin: an opportunity for drug delivery and noninvasive pharmacokinetics.
Thursday, 1 March, 2007
Mike Bonsall, Zoology, Oxford
Ecology and evolution of resourceconsumer dynamics.
Thursday, 15 February, 2007
Joanna Bryson, Computer Science, Bath
Why information can be free:
the evolution of communication and its impact on language.
Thursday, 1 February, 2007
Jack Cohen, Warwick I am not a heat engine.