# 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 Arun RAM (Professor)

Dr Michael WHEELER (Lecturer)

Dr Binzhou XIA (Lecturer)

Professor Sanming ZHOU (Professor)

Associate Professor Paul ZINN-JUSTIN (Associate Professor)

## Research Fellows

Dr Nicholas BEATON (Research Fellow)

Dr Michael WHEELER (ARC DECRA)

Associate Professor Paul ZINN-JUSTIN (ARC Future Fellow)

## Visitors

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

## Postgraduate Students

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

CHEN Zeying

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

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

POZNANOVIC Nemanja

RAHMAN Anas

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

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

## Masters (RT) Students

MASON Scott

PILBROW Anupama

YAP Roro

ZHANG Jiyuan