# Discrete Mathematics & Algebraic Combinatorics

## About

Discrete mathematics is the study of mathematical structures that are by nature discrete rather than continuous. It includes combinatorics and graph theory

## Academics

Dr Richard BRAK (Senior Lecturer)

Professor Jan DE GIER (Head of School)

Professor Peter FORRESTER (Professor)

Professor Anthony (Tony) GUTTMANN (Professor)

Professor Arun RAM (Professor)

Dr Michael WHEELER (Lecturer)

Dr Binzhou XIA (Lecturer)

Professor Sanming ZHOU (Professor)

## Research Fellows

Dr Nicholas BEATON (Research Fellow)

Dr Iwan JENSEN (Senior Research Fellow)

Dr Michael WHEELER (ARC DECRA)

Associate Professor Paul ZINN-JUSTIN (ARC Future Fellow)

## Visitors

Professor Frank CALEGARI (University of Chicago)

Dr Yangming LI (Department of Mathematics, Guangdong University of Education)

## Postgraduate Students

Patrick ANDERSEN – ‘Coverage and connectivity in wireless sensor networks’

Zeying CHEN

Andrew ELVEY PRICE

John FOXCROFT – ‘Combinatorial Enumeration and the Bethe Auzats.’

William MOORE – ‘Bi-orthogonal Polynomials and the Combinatorics of Asymmetric Simple Exclusion Process’

Nemanja POZNANOVIC

Anas RAHMAN

Muhammad Adib SURANI – ‘The Isoperimetric Problem in Block Designs’

Jon Yue Zhang XU – ‘Chevalley Groups, Schubert Varieties and Finite Geometry’

## Masters (RT) Students

Scott MASON

Anupama PILBROW

Bi WEI

Jiyuan ZHANG