Spring 2016

All seminars will be in Lecture Theatre A in the Watson building unless stated otherwise. If you have any queries, please contact Will Perkins.

Monday 11^{th} January 2016, 1pm |
Jie Han (University of Birmingham) |
Perfect matchings in k-uniform hypergraphs and the Erdos Matching Conjecture. |

Monday 18^{th} January 2016, 1pm |
Robert Hancock (University of Birmingham) |
On solution-free sets of integers |

Monday 25^{th} January 2016, 1pm |
Barnaby Roberts (London School of Economics) |
The Ramsey numbers of powers of paths and cyles |

Monday 1^{st} February 2016, 1pm |
Annika Heckel (University of Oxford) |
The chromatic number of dense random graphs |

Monday 8^{th} February 2016, 1pm |
He Sun (University of Bristol) |
Faster construction of linear-sized spectral sparsification |

Monday 22^{nd} February 2016, 1pm |
Amelia Taylor (University of Birmingham) |
Clique decompositions of multipartite graphs and completion of Latin squares |

Monday 29^{th} February 2016, 1pm |
Bhargav Narayanan (University of Cambridge) |
The multiplication table problem for bipartite graphs |

Monday 7^{th} March 2016, 1pm |
Tássio Naia Dos Santos (University of Birmingham) |
Universal trees in tournaments |

Monday 14^{th} March 2016, 1pm |
Thomas Perrett (Technical University of Denmark) |
Colouring graphs with sparse neighbourhoods: bounds and applications |

Monday 21^{st} March 2016, 1pm |
Oliver Schaudt (University of Koln) |
H-free obstructions against 3-colorability |

Details of previous combinatorics seminars can be found here.