On November 12, Tony Huynh from Monash University gave a talk on the maximum weight stable set problem on graphs with bounded odd cycle packing number. The title of his talk was “Stable sets in graphs with bounded odd cycle packing number“.

## Pascal Gollin gave a talk on the existence of a decomposition of an infinite graph into spanning trees at the discrete math seminar

On October 29, 2019, Pascal Gollin from IBS discrete mathematics group gave a talk on the existence of a decomposition of an infinite graph into spanning trees in terms of the existence of packing and covering of spanning trees at the discrete math seminar. The title of his talk was “A Cantor-Bernstein-type theorem for spanning trees in infinite graphs“.

## Joonkyung Lee (이준경) presented a recent work on weakly norming and norming graphs at the discrete math seminar

On October 22, 2019, Joonkyung Lee (이준경) from University of Hamburg gave a talk based on his recent work on weakly norming and norming graphs. The title of his talk was “On some properties of graph norms“.

## Zi-Xia Song (宋梓霞) gave a talk on Ramsey numbers under Gallai colorings at the discrete math seminar

On October 15, 2019, Prof Zi-Xia Song (宋梓霞) from University of Central Florida (UCF) presented a talk about Ramsey numbers under Gallai colorings. The title of her talk was “Ramsey numbers of cycles under Gallai colorings.”

## Alexandr V. Kostochka gave a talk on a problem related to the graph reconstruction conjecture at the discrete math seminar

On October 10, 2019, Prof. Alexandr V. Kostochka from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign gave a talk at the discrete math seminar. The title of his talk was “Reconstructing graphs from smaller subgraphs“.

## Alexandr V. Kostochka gave a colloquium talk on Ramsey-type problems for paths and cycles at the KAIST MathSci – IBS DIMAG Joint Colloquium

On October 8, 2019, Prof. Alexandr V. Kostochka from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign gave a colloquium talk at the KAIST Mathematical Sciences – IBS Discrete Mathematics Group Joint Colloquium. The title of his talk was “On Ramsey-type problems for paths and cycles in dense graphs“. He will stay one week at IBS Discrete Mathematics Group.

## Casey Tompkins gave a talk on the extremal problems for Berge hypergraphs at the discrete math seminar

On October 1, 2019, Casey Tompkins at IBS discrete mathematics group presented a seminar talk on an extension of Turán’s theorem to hypergraphs. The title of his talk was “Extremal problems for Berge hypergraphs“.

## Cory Palmer gave a survey talk on the Turán-type subgraph counting problems at the discrete math seminar

On September 19, 2019, Cory Palmer from University of Montana presented a survey talk on the Turán-type subgraph counting problems at the discrete math seminar. The title of his talk was “A survey of Turán-type subgraph counting problems“. He will stay at the IBS discrete mathematics group until October 3, 2019.

## Kevin Hendrey presented his work on the minimum connectivity to force a minor isomorphic to a fixed forest in a large graph at the discrete math seminar

On September 10, 2019, Kevin Hendrey at IBS Discrete Mathematics Group presented his work on the minimum connectivity to force a minor isomorphic to a fixed forest in a large graph. The title of his talk was “The minimum connectivity forcing forest minors in large graphs”.

## Welcome Xin Zhang from Xidian University, a new visiting scholar in the IBS discrete mathematics group

The IBS discrete mathematics group welcomes Prof. Xin Zhang (张欣), a new visiting scholar from Xidian University, China. He is visiting the IBS discrete mathematics group for one year from August 22, 2019.

He received his Ph.D. from Shandong University in China and is currently an associate professor in the School of Mathematics and Statistics, Xidian University, Xi’an, China.