Graham Farr

Clayton School of IT,
Faculty of IT,
Monash University,
Clayton, Victoria 3800, Australia.

Phone: +61 3 9905 5201; Fax: +61 3 9905 5159; Email:

Current position: Head of School

Previous positions: Director, Higher Degrees by Research, Clayton School of IT (2010-2012); Head, Caulfield School of IT (2005-2008).

The current Dirctor of HDR for the Clayton School of IT is Prof Bala Srinivasan. The current Head of the Caulfield School of IT is Assoc Prof Judy Sheard.


Selected publications

Discrete Mathematics Research Group

Seminar (19 Aug 2009): A survey of Tutte-Whitney polynomials

Public talk (11 mins) on William Tutte at The Laborastory, 1 July 2013.

Eigencircle web page and applet

PhD graduates


Vice-Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Postgraduate Supervision, 2011

Special Commendation, Vice-Chancellor's teaching awards, 2000


Some past teaching

Other stuff

Alan Turing Centenary Celebration, Fri 14 Sept 2012

Computing in Melbourne: A Historical Tour

Seminar by Prof Jiri Tuma (Charles U, Prague): Permutation groups and the solution of German Enigma Cipher (PDF, 1.4MB) (given at School of CSSE, Monash, on 18 August 2003) (seminar abstract)

Course by Prof. Dr. Franz Brandenburg (U of Passau): Graph Drawing: Past - Present - Future (.ppt, 547k)
presented in CSSE on 3, 10, 17 Oct 2002.

Last updated 22 May 2014