Past Events at Simon Fraser University

The Simon Fraser University PIMS site office is located in the Technology and Science Complex (TASC) 2 building on the Burnaby campus of Simon Fraser University (Map | Contact).


Past Events

  • 4-Jul-16
  • 8-Jul-16

28th International Conference on Formal Power Series and Algebraic Combinatorics

Topics include all aspects of combinatorics and their relations with other parts of mathematics, physics, computer science, and biology.   The conference will include invited lectures, contributed presentations, poster sessions, and sof   more››

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  • 13-May-16

Changing the Culture 2016

Scientific Event

  • 18-Apr-16

PIMS/CSC Distinguished Speaker: Lalitha Venkataramanan

Exploring Careers in Sciences: Applied Mathematics in the Oilfield Industry   more››

Scientific Event

  • 8-Apr-16

PIMS/CSC Research Seminar: Wayne Hayes

Biological Network Alignment   more››

Scientific Event

  • 7-Apr-16

Abelian Varieties Multi-Site Seminar Series: Anthony Várilly-Alvarado

Lang's conjecture and level structures on abelian varieties [video]   more››

Scientific Event

  • 5-Apr-16

PIMS-SFU Colloquium: Anthony Varilly-Alvarado

Diophantine equations, geometry, and Brauer groups   more››

Scientific Event

  • 4-Apr-16
  • 6-Apr-16

Statistical Analysis of Large Administrative Health Databases

Emerging Challenges and Strategies   more››

Scientific Event

  • 1-Apr-16

PIMS/CSC Research Seminar: Gwynn Elfring

Biolocomotion and fluid-body interactions at small scales   more››

Scientific Event

  • 21-Mar-16

Miniconference: Combinatorial Structures in Perturbative Quantum Field Theory

Topics:- Combinatorial interpretations of the perturbative expansion- Renormalization group equation- Combinatorial Fourier and Legendre transforms- Dyson-Schwinger equations- Combinatorial Hopf algebrasSee   more››

Scientific Event

  • 21-Mar-16

PIMS/CSC Distinguished Speaker: Youssef Marzouk

Bayesian Inference as Optimal Transportation   more››

Scientific Event

  • 11-Mar-16

PIMS/CSC Research Seminar: Mark Iwen

Sparse Fourier Transforms: A General Framework with Extensions   more››

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  • 4-Mar-16

PIMS - CSC Seminar: Anthony Wachs

High performance computing for the numerical simulation of particle-laden flows   more››

Scientific Event

  • 3-Mar-16

Abelian Varieties Multi-Site Seminar Series: Jan Vonk

Modular Jacobians and degenerate p-adic geometry [video]   more››

Scientific Event

  • 26-Feb-16

PIMS - CSC Seminar: Dhavide Aruliah

Reproducibility, Open Science, & Scientific Computing Practices   more››

Scientific Event

  • 19-Feb-16

PIMS-SFU Distinguished Speaker: Shi Jin

Asymptotic-Preserving Schemes for Multiscale Problems   more››

Scientific Event

  • 26-Jan-16

PIMS-SFU Colloquium: Kilian Raschel

Counting quadrant walks via Tutte's invariants and transformation theory of elliptic functions   more››

Scientific Event

  • 22-Jan-16

PIMS - CSC Seminar: Elena Popovici

The Tractability of Best Algorithms for Co-optimization: Visualization-Driven Mathematics   more››

Scientific Event

  • 15-Jan-16

PIMS - CSC Seminar: Dave Muraki

Cloud-Edge Dynamics and Mysterious Holes in the Sky   more››

Scientific Event

  • 10-Dec-15

Abelian Varieties Multi-Site Seminar Series: Jens Bauch

OM representation of prime ideals and applications in function fields [video]   more››

Scientific Event

  • 8-Dec-15

PIMS Colloquiam: Kilian Raschel

Counting quadrant walks via Tutte's invariants and transformation theory of elliptic functions   more››

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