PIMS - University of British Columbia

The University of British Columbia PIMS site office is located in the Earth Sciences Building at the University of British Columbia (Map | Contact).

 

Current Events

  • 25-Feb-15

Probability Seminar: Gordon Slade

A new proof of the sharpness of the percolation phase transition   more››

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  • 26-Feb-15

UBC Math Department Lecture: Tony Guttmann

Integrability, Solvability and Enumeration   more››

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  • 27-Feb-15

PIMS/UBC Distinguished Colloquium: Tom Hou

Blowup or no blowup? The interplay between theory and computation in the study of 3D Euler equations.   more››

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  • 2-Mar-15

Geometry and Physics Seminar: David Carchedi

Dg-manifolds as Derived Manifolds   more››

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  • 3-Mar-15

Discrete Math Seminar: Uriya First

Spectrum in Simplicial Complexes   more››

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  • 3-Mar-15

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Davi Maximo

On the Topology and Index of Minimal Surfaces   more››

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  • 3-Mar-15

Math Biology Seminar: Jummy Davis

Mathematical Epidemiology of HIV/AIDS and Tuberculosis Co-infection.   more››

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  • 4-Mar-15

Topology Seminar: Ergun Yalcin

Finite group actions on homotopy spheres   more››

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  • 6-Mar-15

IAM – PIMS Distinguished Colloquium: Chris Budd

Data Assimilation and Adaptivity   more››

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  • 9-Mar-15

Geometry and Physics Seminar: Jim Bryan

The Donaldson-Thomas theory of K3xE Via Motivic and Toric Methods   more››

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  • 10-Mar-15

Math Biology Seminar: Cindy Greenwood

MathBio Works in Progress: Spatially Structured Neural Systems   more››

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  • 10-Mar-15

Discrete Math Seminar: James Wilson

Nilpotence, Simplicity, and Exotic Geometries   more››

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  • 11-Mar-15

Math Biology Seminar: Joshua Schiffer

In silico clinical trials for treatment and eradication of viral infections   more››

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  • 11-Mar-15

Probability Seminar: Matthew Junge

The Frog Model on Trees   more››

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  • 11-Mar-15

Topology Seminar: Eiko Kin

Pseudo-Anosovs with small dilatations in the hyperelliptic handlebody groups and spherical Hilden groups   more››

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  • 13-Mar-15

PIMS/UBC Distinguished Colloquium: Jill Pipher

The Mathematics of Lattice-based Cryptography   more››

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  • 14-Mar-15

Frontiers in Biophysics Conference

Grid Cells and the Dynamics of Entorhinal CortexAbstract: Grid cells and place cells are often called the brain's GPS since these neurons enable spatial localization within an environment. Their discovery was the basis for the 2014 Nobel Pr   more››

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  • 16-Mar-15

Geometry and Physics Seminar: Tom Coates

Mirror Symmetry and the Classification of Fano Manifolds   more››

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  • 17-Mar-15

Discrete Math Seminar: Eric Fusy

Introduction to maps II: planar map enumeration   more››

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  • 17-Mar-15

Topology Seminar: Tali Pinsky

On the volumes of complements of geodesics on surfaces   more››

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  • 19-Mar-15

PIMS Colloquium: Yingfei Yi

Concentration of Stationary Measures   more››

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  • 23-Mar-15

Geometry and Physics Seminar: Vladimir Chernousov

Algebraic groups and maximal tori   more››

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  • 24-Mar-15

PIMS-UBC Statistics Constance Van Eeden Lecture: Peter Guttorp

Projecting the Uncertainty of Sea Level Rise Using Climate Models and Statistical Downscaling   more››

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  • 24-Mar-15

Discrete Math Seminar: Eric Fusy

Introduction to maps III: planar map enumeration   more››

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  • 24-Mar-15

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Jaigyoung Choe

New characterizations of the catenoid and helicoid   more››

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  • 25-Mar-15

Topology Seminar: Nicolo Sibilla

Cetegorification of orbifold products and derived loop stacks   more››

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  • 26-Mar-15

Fluid Mechanics Seminar: On Shun Pak

Flows under the microscope: Effects of Viscous, Elastic and Interfacial Forces   more››

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  • 27-Mar-15

CRM - Fields - PIMS Prize Lecture: Kai Behrend

Algebraic Stacks and the Inertia Operator   more››

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  • 30-Mar-15
  • 30-Mar-15

IAM – PIMS Distinguished Colloquium: Oliver Jensen

Modelling Plant Cell & Tissue Growth   more››

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  • 7-Apr-15

Scientific Computation and Applied & Industrial Mathematics Seminar: Tyrone Phillips

Residual-based Discretization Error Estimation for Computational Fluid Dynamics   more››

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  • 11-May-15
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  • 24-Jul-15

Math Summer School for Elementary Math Teachers

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences and the Department of Mathematics at UBC and SFU will be offering a 4-week Math Summer School for Elementary School Teachers this summer. The summer school will run from Monday June 29th to Frida   more››

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