Past Events at the University of Alberta

The University of Alberta PIMS site office is located in the Central Academic Building on the north campus of the University of Alberta (Map | Contact).

 

Past Events

  • 24-Jun-09

Math Mania - Surrey

Scientific Event

  • 25-May-09
  • 4-Jun-09
  • 11-May-09
  • 15-May-09

New Directions in Random Spatial Processes

The goal of this workshop is to highlight emerging new topics in spatial probability, and related areas where probabilistic ideas play an important role. The emphasis is on types of questions and approaches that are not largely based on exist   more››

Scientific Event

  • 11-May-09
  • 15-May-09

CAHAS 2009 - Canadian Abstract Harmonic Analysis Symposium - Laufest

Abstract harmonic analysis and related topics (Banach algebra, operator spaces, geometric functional analysis, etc.).   more››

Scientific Event

  • 9-May-09

ELMACON 2009

This was the 11th Annual PIMS Elementary Math Contest (ELMACON).   more››

Educational Event

  • 30-Apr-09

2009 Changing the Culture

Theme: Integrating Mathematics This year's Changing the Culture will be a satellite conference of the Canadian Mathematics Education Forum (CMEF).   more››

Educational Event

  • 30-Apr-09
  • 3-May-09

Canadian Math Education Forum 2009

Mathematics Education in Canada: What needs to be done?   more››

Educational Event

  • 23-May-08

Critical mass in a generalized Smoluchowski-Poisson system

Please see the attached lecture notes.   more››

Scientific Event

  • 10-May-08
  • 11-May-08

CRG Nelson Retreat

Please click here to see the external site for details.   more››

Scientific Event

  • 9-May-08
  • 12-May-08

2008 Canadian Young Researchers Conference in Mathematics and Statistics

The Canadian Young Researchers Conference in Mathematics and Statistics (CYRC) is an annual event that provides a unique forum for young mathematicians across Canada to present their research and to collaborate with their peers. All   more››

Scientific Event

  • 4-May-08
  • 10-May-08

Climate Change Impacts on Ecology and the Environment

This workshop will bring together various experts in order to discuss the relevant issue of climate change.   Climate change is a serious force on the world today. Potential impacts include greater intensity in rainf   more››

Scientific Event

  • 1-May-08
  • 11-May-08

2008 Summer School on Mathematical Modeling of Infectious Diseases at the University of Alberta

We invite you to participate in the 2008 Summer School on Mathematical Modeling of Infectious Diseases at the University of Alberta. This is the 4th summer school organized by the MITACS team on Transmission Dynamics and Spatial Spread of Infectio   more››

Scientific Event

  • 12-Apr-08
  • 17-Apr-08

Regulators and Heights in Algebraic Geometry

The Mahler measure of curves and surfaces by Marie José Bertin Université Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris 6), Institut de Mathématiques de Jussieu I report on some new examples of explicit logarithmic Mahler measures of m   more››

Scientific Event

  • 7-Apr-08

Identifiability and Control of Biological Systems

Please see the attached lecture notes.   more››

Scientific Event

  • 1-Apr-08
  • 31-Mar-08

The Evolutionary Biology of Autoimmune Disease

Please see the attached lecture notes.   more››

Scientific Event

  • 27-Mar-08

Model Equations for the Eiffel Tower Profile: Historical Perspective and New Results

A review of mathematical models for the shape of the Eiffel Tower show that they are not consistent with Eiffel's writings. Reported here is a new model derived from Eiffel's concern about wind loads on the tower, as documented in a communication   more››

Scientific Event

  • 17-Mar-08

Mathematical Models of Marine Protected Areas

Please see the attached lecture notes.   more››

Scientific Event

  • 17-Mar-08

Mathematical Models of Marine Protected Areas

Marine protected areas (MPAs) have been promoted as conservation and fishery management tools, and at present, there are over 1300 MPAs in the world. Most researchers suggest that in the long term MPAs provide multiple benefits, including: reduced li   more››

Scientific Event

  • 10-Mar-08

An in-silico model of early tumor development dynamics - implications for treatment design

Cancer development may be considered an evolutionary process whereby genetically unstable cell clones compete under selective influences of the local environment and succeed in accordance with the relative fitnesses of their expressed phenotypes. The   more››

Scientific Event