WORKSHOP: Working Applications of Discrete Mathematics
Supported by the
Australian Mathematical Sciences Institute,
AMSI
and by the Institute of Combinatorics and its Applications
Centre for Discrete Mathematics and Computing
The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
1416 January 2004
Main speakers were:

Lou Caccetta
Western Australian Centre of Excellence in
Industrial Optimisation; Curtin University
Industrial Modelling and Optimisation : Some Real Applications of Discrete Mathematics

Charlie Colbourn
Arizona State University
Combinatorial techniques for software interaction testing and
Grooming in optical networks (a very challenging
real application of graph designs).

Peter Eades
NICTA (National Information and Communication Technology Australia)
Graph Drawing: From Mathematical Theories to Commercial Software

Mike Fox
Opcom
(Opcom is a Queensland SMART Awards Outstanding Achiever software optimisation company)
Ship scheduling of fertilizer products

Jonathan Keith
Department of Mathematics, The University of Queensland
Largescale DNA sequence alignment using anchors

Violet Syrotiuk
Arizona State University
Problems in Discrete Mathematics motivated by Mobile ad hoc Networks
Program here
Elizabeth Billington
Department of Mathematics,
University of Queensland.