*15-19 December 2012. Extremal holomorphic maps and the symmetrised bidisc . Plenary talk at the International Conference on Operator Theory and Applications organized by Functional Analisys teams of University Lille 1, France, and University Mohammed I,-- Oujda, Morocco.
http://mathinfo-fso.ump.ma/citoa/
16-20 July 2012. Extremal holomorphic maps and the symmetrised bidisc . The 23rd International Workshop on Operator Theory and its Applications (IWOTA 2012) -- Sydney, Australia.
http://conferences.science.unsw.edu.au/IWOTA2012/
*2 May, 2012. Topologically pure extensions of Frechet algebras and applications to homology. Noncommutative geometry, Analysis and Groups (NAG) seminar supported by LMS, Nottingham-Leeds-Sheffield.
http://www.mitchener.staff.shef.ac.uk/NAG.html
*30 Aug - 3 Sept, 2011. Pseudo-Taylor expansions and the Carathéodory-Fejér problem. Recent Trends in Analysis -- Bordeaux, France.
http://analyse2011.math.cnrs.fr/index.php
3 - 10 Aug, 2011. The projectivity of C^{*}-algebras and the topology of their spectra. The 20th International Conference on Banach Algebras -- Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.
http://www.math.uwaterloo.ca/~banalg20/index.shtml
4 - 8 July, 2011. Pseudo-Taylor expansions and the Carathéodory-Fejér problem. The 22nd International Workshop on Operator Theory and its Applications (IWOTA 2011) -- Seville, Spain.
http://congreso.us.es/iwota2011/pages/schedule.html
*30 Aug - 3 Sept, 2010. On higher-dimensional amenability of Banach algebras. Summer School in Analysis - Touquet 2010 -- Le Touquet, France.
http://math.univ-lille1.fr/~touquet/en.html
*28-30 June, 2010. On higher-dimensional amenability of Banach algebras. Banach algebra and operator space techniques in topological group theory, Second Conference -- Leeds, U.K.
http://www.maths.leeds.ac.uk/pure/analysis/conf1/conf1.html
7-11 June, 2010. The Hochschild and cyclic cohomology of biflat topological algebras. An invited session speaker, session ``Topological and Banach algebras", International Functional Analysis Meeting in Valencia, Spain.
http://www.adeit.uv.es/fav2010/index.php
*18-22 May, 2010. On higher-dimensional amenability of Banach algebras. Plenary talk at the 6th Conference on Function Spaces at SIUE -- Edwardsville, Illinois, U.S.A. http://www.siue.edu/MATH/conference2010/schedule.html
*14-24 July, 2009. The higher-dimensional amenability of tensor products of Banach algebras. The 19th International Conference on Banach Algebras -- Bedlewo, Poland. http://www.siue.edu/MATH/BA2009/
2-6 June, 2009. The higher-dimensional amenability of tensor products of Banach algebras. The 29th Annual Great Plains Operator Theory Symposium -- Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A.
http://www.colorado.edu/math/gpots2009/index.html
*24-26 June, 2008. The Kunneth formula for Hochschild
cohomology of topological algebras. The 5th Advanced Course in Operator Theory and Complex Analysis -- Seville, Spain http://congreso.us.es/ceacyto/2008/
24-27 Jan, 2008. The Kunneth formula for Hochschild cohomology of topological algebras. The 6th International Conference on Topological Algebras and Applications -- Tartu, Estonia http://math.ut.ee/pmi/ictaa/
Recent Invited seminars in Mathematics Departments:
- Britain: Leeds, 2014; Glasgow, 2014; Queen Mary Univ. London 2014; Belfast, 2013; Manchester, 2009; Lancaster, 2006;
- Czech Republic: Prague, 2011;
- France: Lille, 2004;
- Taiwan: Tunghai University, Taichung, 2003;
Academia Sinica, Taipai, 2003;
Recent Research Visits:
- 18-24 June 2016, Chebyshev Laboratory at St.Petersburg State University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia.
- April-May 2016, Visiting Scholar, Department of Mathematics, University of California, San Diego, U.S.A.
- 17--31 May 2014, Fields Institute, Toronto, Canada.
- Jan 2013, Dec 2011 - Jan 2012 and Sept-Oct 2010, Visiting Scholar, Department of Mathematics, University of California, San Diego, U.S.A.
- Nov 2011, Institute of Mathematics of the Academy
of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague.
- July-Dec 2006, Visiting Fellow in the Programme on Noncommutative
Geometry at the Newton Institute, U.K.
http://www.newton.cam.ac.uk/programmes/NCG/index.html/
- July - Aug 2005, Visiting Scholar, Department of Mathematics,
University of California, San Diego, U.S.A.
- April 2004, University of Lille, France.
- April 2003, Visiting Professor, Tunghai University,
Academia Sinica, National Tsing Hua University,
National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan.
Research students:
Former Research students:
Undergraduate Teaching 2015/16:
Recent Roles and Responsibilities:
- Member of the School Management Committee, 2012
- Degree Programme Director Year 2, 2007-2010
- DPD of MSc in Financial Mathematics with Management, 2004-2006
http://www.ncl.ac.uk/math/postgrad/financial_maths/
- Chairman of Board of Studies for MSc in Financial Mathematics
with Management, 2004-2006
- Handbook for MSc in Financial Mathematics with Management, 2004-2006
- Treasurer of the British Mathematical Colloquium in Newcastle, 2006
http://www.ncl.ac.uk/bmc06/
- Member of the School Postgraduate Committee, 2004-2006
School of Mathematics and Statistics WWW
http://www.ncl.ac.uk/math