PRIMA 2009

PRIMA Congress 2009 - Sydney

The inaugural Pacific Rim Mathematical Association (PRIMA) Congress was held at the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, on July 6-10, 2009.


The following plenary lectures are available on for viewing

Cloaking and Transformation Optics Gunther Uhlman Gunther Uhlmann
Warming Caused by Cumulative Carbon Emissions: the Trillionth Tonne Myles Allen Mathtube Link
Conformal Invariance and Universality in the 2D Ising Model Stalislav Smirnov Stanislav Smirnov
Lagrangian Floer Homology and Mirror Symmetry Kenji Fukaya Kenji Fukaya
Linearity in the Tropics Federico Ardila Federico Ardila
Categorical Crepant Resolution of Higher Dimensional Simple Singularities
Yuiro Kawamata Yuiro Kawamata
Discrete Stochastic Simulation of Spatially Inhomogeneous Biochemical Systems Linda Petzold Linda Petzold
On Fourth Order PDEs Modelling Electrostatic Micro-Electronical Systems Nassif Ghoussoub Nassif Ghoussoub

Law of Large Number and Central Limit Theorem under Uncertainty,

the related New Itô's Calculus and Applications to Risk Measures

Shige Peng Shige Peng
Regular Permutation Groups and Cayley Graphs Cheryl E. Praeger
Perfect Crystals for Quantum Affine Algebras and Combinatorics of Young Walls Seok-Jin Kang Seok-Jin Kang
Geometry and Analysis of Low Dimensional Manifolds Gang Tian Gang Tian


Local Organizing Committee

  • Adelle Coster (University of New South Wales)
  • Josef Dick (University of New South Wales)
  • Tony Dooley (University of New South Wales)
  • Gary Froyland (Chair, University of New South Wales)
  • Catherine Greenhill (University of New South Wales)
  • Tony Guttmann (University of Melbourne)
  • Jonathan Kress (University of New South Wales)
  • Frances Kuo (University of New South Wales)
  • Doug Lind (University of Washington)
  • Chi Mak (University of New South Wales)
  • Ian Sloan (University of New South Wales)
  • Amber Tye (University of New South Wales)