Hamilton Institute Seminar Series

2018 Seminars:

Dec 12, 1pm - 2pm, "Visual SLAM: from Sparse Mapping to Dense Perception", Dr John McDonald, Maynooth University Department of Computer Science.

Venue: Room 317 Hamilton Institute Seminar Room, 3rd Floor, Eolas Building.

Further information can found on our Events page.



Dec 5, "An Introduction to Bayesian Additive Regression Trees",
Prof. Andrew Parnell, Hamilton Institute / Maynooth University Department of Maths & Stats.

Nov 28, "Advances in Atomic Force Microscopy: From Atoms to Cells and Beyond",
Dr Jason Kilpatrick, UCD.

Nov 14, "The self-assembly of proteins",
Dr Jennifer McManus, Head of Department, Maynooth University Department of Chemistry.

Nov 7, "Endless Data",
Dr Jonathan Dunne, IBM Ireland.

Oct 24, "Noncooperative self-assembly",
Dr Pierre-Étienne Meunier, Hamilton Institute / Maynooth University Department of Computer Science.

Oct 11, "Bringing Galois to the Internet - a personal account of combining theory and practice",
Professor Muriel Médard, Cecil H. Green Professor of EECS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

June 6, "Is Politics 1, 2 or 3 Dimensional?",
Mr. Adam Tallon, Maynooth University Department of Theoretical Physics.

Mar 21, "Application of Raman microspectroscopy & digital holographic microscopy to cytology​",
Dr Brian Hennelly, Maynooth University Departments of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science.

Mar 14, "Research in empirical finance",
Dr Juan Carlos Arismendi Zambrano, Maynooth University Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting.

Feb 21, "Towards multilingual aspect orientated sentiment analyses of financial microblogs!​",
Dr Brian Davis, Maynooth University Department of Computer Science.

Further information can be found on our Events Archive page.


2017 Seminars:

Dec 13, "The road to digital health: leveraging ICT to address health challenges", 
Prof. Tomás Ward, Maynooth University Department of Electronic Engineering.

Nov 28, "Bandits defending borders",
Prof. David Leslie, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Lancaster University, U.K.

Oct 24, "Criticality and Pathology in the Brain​", 
Prof. Barak Pearlmutter, Maynooth University Department of Computer Science.

Sept 28, "Bayesian Additive Regression Trees: Bridging Machine Learning and Statistics",
Prof. Andrew Parnell, School of Mathematics and Statistics, University College Dublin.

Sept 22, "Introduction to Compressive Random Access for Machine-Type Communications",
Prof. Jinho Choi, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST), Gwangju, Republic of Korea.

Sept 11, "Synthetic Biology and Systems Medicine: from cancer immunotherapy to respiratory systems engineering",
Prof. Declan G. Bates, School of Engineering, University of Warwick, U.K.

Aug 16, "The Ribosome Flow Model: Theory and Applications​",
Prof. Michael Margaliot, School of Electrical Engineering, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

June 20, "Every T cell counts! The calculus of T cell immunity​", 
Dr Julia Marchingo, University of Dundee, Scotland.

Mar 16, "Censored Markov Chains - a Powerful Tool in Probability Theory and its Applications",
Prof. Isaac Sonin, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA.

Further information can be found on our Events Archive page.