Prof Sanming ZHOU
Professor
School of Mathematics and Statistics
- Room: 150
- Building: Peter Hall Building
- Campus: Parkville
Research Interests
- Algebraic Graph Theory
- Graph Structure and Dynamics
- Random Graph Processes
- Network Optimisation
- Algebraic Combinatorics
- Operations Research
- Theoretical Computer Science
Research Groups
Recent Publications
LS Chandran, D Issac, S. Zhou. Hadwiger's conjecture for squares of 2-trees. European Journal of Combinatorics, 76, 159-174, 2019. doi: 10.1016/j.ejc.2018.10.003.
S. Zhou. Weak metacirculants of odd prime power order. Journal of Combinatorial Theory. Series A, 155, 225-243, 2018. doi: 10.1016/j.jcta.2017.11.007.
H. Huang, B. Xia, S. Zhou. Perfect codes in Cayley graphs. SIAM Journal on Discrete Mathematics, 32, 548-559, 2018. doi: 10.1137/17M1129532.
S. Zhou. Cyclotomic graphs and perfect codes. Journal of Pure and Applied Algebra, 931-947, 2018. doi: 10.1016/j.jpaa.2018.05.007.
A. Hui, M. Surani, S. Zhou. The vertex-isoperimetric number of the incidence and non-incidence graphs of unitals. Designs, Codes, and Cryptography, 957-970, 2018. doi: 10.1007/s10623-018-0498-x.
Current Postgraduate Supervision
Name | Thesis title |
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Nemanja POZNANOVIC | |
Muhammad Adib SURANI | "The Isoperimetric Problem in Block Designs" |
Shasha ZHENG | |
Shasha ZHENG |
Past Postgraduate Supervision
Name | Thesis title |
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Patrick ANDERSEN | "Degree bounded geometric spanning trees with a bottleneck objective function" |
Daniel HARVEY | "An investigation into graph minors" |
Xiaogang LIU | "Spectral Characterisation of Graphs" |
Hamid MOKHTAR | "Routing and wavelength assignment in communication networks" |
Michael PAYNE | "Problems in geometric graph theory" |
Ricky ROTHERAM | "Cayley Graphs and network optimization." |
Alison THOMSON | "Graph theory problems arising from optical networks" |
Guangjun XU | "Cayley graphs, network design and domination" |
Zuhe ZHANG | "Analysis of networks: privacy in Bayesian networks and problems in lattice models" |
Past MSc Students
Name | Project title |
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Nicholas COTSELL | |
Robin LANGER | |
Yang LI | |
Muhammad Adib SURANI | |
Pongphat TAPTAGAPORN | |
Bi WEI | |
Victoria WYATT | |
Roro YAP |
Recent Grant History
Year(s) | Source | Type | Title |
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2015 - 2016 | The University of Melbourne | Discovery | A study of imprimitive symmetric graphs |
2012 - 2014 | ARC | Discovery | Hadwiger's graph colouring conjecture |
2011 - 2015 | ARC | Future Fellow | Expander graphs, isoperimetric numbers, and forwarding indices |
Responsibilities
- Discrete Structures and Algorithms
- Discrete Structures and Algorithms (reading group) Coordinator
- Discrete Structures and Algorithms Seminar Coordinator
- MPRHMS
Committees
- Engagement and Publicity Committee
- Strategic Planning Committee